Tag Archives: CPT

Third Year of Nevada & Dale PEACE vigil

September’s 3RD FRIDAY IRAQ MORATORIUM is rescheduled/merged to this week’s MONDAY NOON VIGIL, where Colorado Springs’ most persistent antiwar loiterers will curse their THIRD YEAR. Please join us Monday at Noon, at Nevada Ave and Dale Street. –UPDATE 9/22: Camp … Continue reading

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Monday noon antiwar vigil turns 150

COLORADO SPRINGS- What started at the corner of Nevada Ave and Dale Street as Camp Casey Cos in 2005, became a daily vigil for the CPT captives, then became the weekly vigil every Monday at noon. Larger wide angle shot

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Constantine’s Sword debuts on April 19

The Documentary CONSTANTINES SWORD includes 2006 interviews of CPT vigil keepers at Camp Casey Colorado Springs. Continue reading

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Israeli army evicting Palestinian orphans

This news just in from the Christian Peacemaker Teams in Hebron:   “Thursday 10/4 -Update: This morning Israeli Military soldiers came to the girls orphanage, took some inventory of supplies, and announced that the girls have to be out of … Continue reading

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CPT captives released

The three remaining CPT captives, held hostage since Novemember 27 have been freed.   On DAY 119 of their captivity, on DAY 106 or so of the vigil which we’ve kept every day at noon, the BBC has just reported … Continue reading

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First they came for Cindy

Is protest now a crime? Someone called the police on the CPT vigil. Just after noon on Thursday, a patrol car pulled into the Toons parking lot. The officer rolled down her window and motioned for someone to come over … Continue reading

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Who’s afraid of the Christian Peacemaker Team?

Lock up your daughters, it’s the Christian Peacemaker Team delegation!   By now the story is out about our visit to Senator Allard’s office today, particularly the effort we encountered to thwart our visit. I’ll recap. After holding our daily … Continue reading

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What authoritarian rule looks like

Several recent events have lead me to some dots that need connecting. The dots may seem wildly disparate: the kidnapping of peace workers in Iraq and Palestine, the recent NYT revelations of counter-protest tactics employed be the NYPD, and a … Continue reading

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