Women Against War

Women Against War is a group of women based out of the Capital District, who advocate for peace and change in United States foreign policies through lobbying, leafleting, vigils, media outreach, and educational events. Founded in 2002, a group of women stood up against the United States government’s plan to go to war against Iraq. Hundreds of women around the area reached out and commited to raising their voices against the impending violence. Women Against War co-sponsored events with the Sanctuary, one being a talk with journalist Jeremy Scahill called “Dirty Wars.”

Share on facebook
Share on Facebook
Share on twitter
Share on Twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on Linkdin
Share on email
Share via Email

Get to know even more Sanctuarians!

Steffi Santos

Steffi is an undergraduate student at the University at Albany (SUNY), majoring in Atmospheric …

Ana Cowie

Ana Cowie is an undergraduate student at Oberlin College. She is passionate about the …

Anna Steltenkamp

Anna Steltenkamp began working with the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Summer 2020. Anna …