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1 Former Guatemalan President and School of the Americas (SOA) Graduate Otto Pérez Molina Indicted Wednesday, 09 September 2015
2 Solidarity Delegation of 20 US Activists to Visit Venezuela from July 4-16, 2015 Sunday, 14 June 2015
3 Four Activists Arrested at Salvadoran Embassy Protesting Imprisonment of 17 Salvadoran Women for Miscarriages Sunday, 26 April 2015
4 Justice Department Moves to Extradite Salvadoran SOA Graduate to Spain Friday, 10 April 2015
5 From Ferguson to Ayotzinapa Tuesday, 07 April 2015
6 #Ayotzinapa Protest Media Release Wednesday, 25 March 2015
7 Media Release: Parents and Classmates of the Missing 43 Students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico to Come to Washington DC Thursday, 19 March 2015
8 Torture has a long History in U.S. Policy Lack of Prosecution of U.S. Officials Paved the Way for New Abuses Tuesday, 16 December 2014
9 Torture has a long History in U.S. Policy Lack of Prosecution of U.S. Officials Paved the Way for New Abuses Tuesday, 16 December 2014
10 November Vigil Concludes with Solemn Funeral Procession & Two More Civil Disobedience Arrests Monday, 24 November 2014
11 Media Release: Immigrant Rights Activists Converge on Georgia Immigrant Prison, then School of the Americas Friday, 21 November 2014
12 Media Release: Nov.21-23 - Thousands to Mobilize to Shut Down SOA, Immigrant Prison Thursday, 13 November 2014
13 12 Members of Congress, 75+ Organizations & 7,000 Human Rights Activists Demand Justice Thursday, 21 August 2014
14 Media Release: Police Deny Street Permit for Annual Vigil at Fort Benning, Georgia Tuesday, 22 July 2014
15 SOA Grad. García linked to Killings Monday, 21 April 2014
16 Media Release: Nov.23-24, Thousands Mobilize Against School of the Americas Saturday, 23 November 2013
17 Take Action Locally: Hold your own Community Vigil Thursday, 07 November 2013
18 Comunicado de Prensa: Activistas de Derechos Humanos Exigen la Extradición del Egresado de la Escuela de las Américas, que mató al cantor Víctor Jara, de Estados Unidos a Chile Thursday, 12 September 2013
19 Media Release: Human Rights Activists Demand the Extradition of SOA Graduate who killed Famous Singer Victor Jara from the US to Chile Wednesday, 11 September 2013
20 Federal Judge Orders Release of Names of SOA/ WHINSEC Graduates Monday, 22 April 2013
21 Genocide Trial of former Guatemalan dictator and SOA graduate on hold! Friday, 19 April 2013
22 Six Months in Prison for Protest Wednesday, 13 March 2013
23 SOA Watch Activists Faces 6 Months in Prison Tuesday, 12 March 2013
24 SOA Watch vs. the Pentagon Wednesday, 13 February 2013
25 Media Release: SOA Watch Activist Arrested by Military Police While Thousands Gather at the Gates of Fort Benning, Georgia Thursday, 22 November 2012
26 Saturday Events Included Massive Rally, Workshops, Concerts, and More Sunday, 18 November 2012
27 Five Human Rights Activist Facing Trial For Protesting on Capitol Hill Tuesday, 11 September 2012
28 Nicaragua Withdraws Its Troops From the School of the Americas (SOA/WHINSEC) Thursday, 06 September 2012
29 Stop the Pentagon from Training Terrorists Tuesday, 10 April 2012
30 Fr. Roy Bourgeois and SOA Watch Field Organizer Nico Udu-gama Arrested Following Protest at the U.S.-Mexico Border Sunday, 19 February 2012
31 Kissimmee, Florida Resident Risks Six Months in Federal Prison for Nonviolent Civil Disobedience Friday, 02 December 2011
32 One Arrested as Funeral Procession Memorializing Those Killed by SOA Graduates Takes Place at Gates of Fort Benning, Georgia Sunday, 20 November 2011
33 High-resolution photos from the gates of Fort Benning, Georgia (November 19, 2011) Saturday, 19 November 2011
34 Thousands begin to occupy gates of Fort Benning to demand closure of the School of the Americas Saturday, 19 November 2011
35 Occupy Fort Benning Friday, 11 November 2011
36 Artists Bring a Message of Solidarity to Honduras Thursday, 20 October 2011
37 Court Dismisses Case Against SOA Watch “White House 15” Monday, 19 September 2011
38 15 Human Rights Activists Facing Trial for Nonviolent Direct Action at the White House in Washington, DC to Close the School of the Americas (SOA/ WHINSEC) Wednesday, 07 September 2011
39 Honduras: Two Years After Monday, 27 June 2011
40 27 Human Rights Activists Arrested at the White House for Nonviolent Direct Action Calling for the Closure of the School of the Americas and an End to U.S. Militarization Monday, 11 April 2011
41 Groups Call On Obama to Honor Archbishop Romero and Close the School of the Americas Tuesday, 22 March 2011
42 Human Rights Advocates Given Maximum Federal Prison Sentences Sunday, 24 January 2010
43 November 20-22, 2009, Fort Benning, Georgia: Mass Mobilization to Shut Down the School of the Americas Tuesday, 03 November 2009
44 U.S. Human Rights Activists Stand Vigil in front of the U.S. Embassy in Honduras Thursday, 09 July 2009
45 Military Coup by SOA Graduates in Honduras Shines Spotlight on Controversial U.S. Military Training School Monday, 06 July 2009
46 Human Rights Advocates Face Six Months in Federal Prison for Nonviolent Direct Action Opposing the School of the Americas (SOA/ WHINSEC) Monday, 26 January 2009
47 Bolivian Military Withdraws from Controversial U.S. Army Training School Tuesday, 19 February 2008
48 Trial Against Peruvian Human Rights Abuser Concludes in Miami Monday, 11 February 2008
49 Human Rights Protesters Sentenced to Federal Prison for Nonviolent Civil Disobedience Opposing Controversial U.S. Army Training School Monday, 28 January 2008
50 Kucinich Rejects Spending Bill Because of SOA/ WHINSEC Funding Monday, 17 December 2007
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