ANSWER Announces Emergency March

Draves, Amie
September 2006
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p70
The article presents information on a National Emergency March announced by the organization Act Now to Stop the War and End Racism (ANSWER), that will take place on August 12, 2006, in front of the White House, Washington D.C. Brian Backer, ANSWER's national coordinator, believes that the march would bring thousands of peoples to the nation's capital demanding an end to the U.S./Israeli war.


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