Weds 10:30am Stand wStanding Rock; today Giving Tuesday; more

Dear Friends,

We say Nya Weh after graced by two wonderful events yesterday:
* with Lakota Spiritual Leader Chief Arvol Looking Horse (over 200 came);
* with Luz Rivera Martinez, Activist, Consejo Nacional Urbano y Campesino.

We are energized for the One Struggle, and ask you to try to help with the following:

**For Standing Rock/#No Dakota Access Pipeline (#NODAPL)

* Tonight and every Tuesday, 6:30pm at Burning Books, 420 Connecticut Ave., Buffalo Stands with Standing Rock Support Group.

* Weds, Nov 30, 10:30am-1pm, Army Corps of Engineers, 1776 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY. Please come out to Stand with Standing Rock after ACE eviction threat, Police Brutality. Gather in solidarity, song, and prayer to support Standing Rock and stop the Dakota Access Pipeline (#NODAPL).

* Call to support Standing Rock, #NODAPL. Insist on our honoring treaties, stopping state-sponsored violence, and halting water-defiling pipeline construction:
Morton Co Sheriff’s Office (701) 667-3330
N Dakota Governor’s Office (701) 328-2200
President Obama (202) 456-1111 (Pres Obama promised treaty compliance)
Our Senators and Congresspeople (202) 224-3121

* Talk with your family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, people in line at the grocery store, and whoever you can to increase public awareness in the face of a news blackout. Donald Trump is an investor in the pipeline – please bear that in mind!!


** For WNY Peace Center: Give at Giving Tuesday

Your gift at the Giving Tuesday site (above) will help us get our new campaign off the ground:
To fund our facilitating public gatherings on human rights, civil rights, and nonviolence where participants will hear from experts and from each other; share their own viewpoints; have small and large group discussion to establish consensus on action plans, and see them through. Youth and a diverse community will be vital elements for this effort. We need your help to work toward a culture of justice and peace!!


** For many other regular efforts in the One Struggle, One Movement:

*Fridays 6pm: Stop The Violence Coalition, United Way Bldg, Del& Summer Sts.

*Sats, Noon-1pm: Women In Black. Nonviolence vigil, Bidwell & Elmwood.

*Suns, 4pm-7pm: Riverside-Salem UCC/DC, Environmental Cottage, 3449 W River Rd, Grand Island 14072. Various progressive programs and potluck dinner.

*2nd and 4th Thurs of month: Resist Militarism! Anti-Weaponized-Drone Vigil at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, 3:30-4:30pm. Call Russell 570-5200 for carpooling.

** Current Campaigns:

#Buffalo25 still need our support desperately! Three people are still in ICE Detention in Batavia, one in the Erie County Holding Center, and all the families in dire straits. Please send contributions to: Trinity Episcopal Church (with #Buffalo25 in the memo line); 371 Delaware Ave., Buffalo NY 14202. Muchas Gracias! Si, se puede!!

Political Prisoner Seth Hayes Needs Us Again!

WED., THURS. & FRI. NOV. 30, DEC. 1 & DEC. 2

Seth has been suffering from uncontrolled diabetes for over 15 years now. We are asking that Seth be given an insulin pump/sugar monitor immediately to avert these near fatal incidents. The NYS DOCCS is aware of the situation and is moving in the right direction but it is not fast enough. Please call, write and fax to demand immediate provision of an Insulin Pump/Sugar Monitor to Robert Seth Hayes 74A2280. We are thankful that DOCCS has been more responsive to Seth’s medical needs lately, but Seth needs this device immediately!

Carl J. Koenigsmann M.D.
Deputy Commissioner/Chief Medical Officer
NYS DOCCS Division of Health Services
Harriman State Campus, Building #2
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12226-2050
Phone: 518-457-7073
Fax: 518-445-7553

Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci
NYS Department of Corrections
and Community Supervision
Harriman State Campus, Building 2
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, New York 12226-2050
Phone: 518-457-8134
Fax: 518-457-0076

Thank You for Your Time & Effort. It has and continues to make a difference!

Write to Seth and let him know he is in our hearts and on our minds:

Robert Seth Hayes #74A2280
Sullivan Correctional Facility, P.O. Box 116, Fallsburg, NY 12733-0116

To contribute to ongoing efforts supporting Robert Seth Hayes, please donate online at: