Start a Bring Home Our Guard campaign in your state.
ultimate goal of this campaign is to move the Governor of each state to
call on the President for the immediate withdrawal of all National
Guard troops from Iraq.
Making that happen takes a lot of
organization and support; the information and tools below should give
you a clear outline of how to get going.
One - Creating Regional Working Groups. The first thing you'll need to
do is pull together a team of people to work on the campaign. For a
step by step plan that will help you put together a working group click here.
Step Two - Approaching your Representatives for support, endorsements and votes to pass the Resolution. Check out the CODEPINKBay Area page for great suggestions and resources.
Step Three - Petitioning for the People. Download suggestions for effective ways to collect signatures of support here.
CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement working to end U.S. funded wars and occupations, to challenge militarism globally, and to redirect our resources into health care, education, green jobs and other life-affirming activities. The name CODEPINK satirized the Bush Administration's color-coded, fear-mongering "security" alert system that has since been phased out. CODEPINK is a lively call for the people of the world to "wage peace." More...