Urgent Action

AL-KHALIL (HEBRON) REFLECTION: A sum of many parts

CPTnet
10 December 2012
AL-KHALIL (HEBRON) REFLECTION: A sum of many parts

by Jonathan Brenneman

I am heading up CPT's involvement in a campaign to save eight villages in the southern tip of the West Bank from forced evacuation and destruction by Israel. The Israeli army claims to want the land, known as Masafer Yatta, for military training, referring to the area as Firing Zone 918.

ABORIGINAL JUSTICE ACTION ALERT: Urge government, loggers to honor agreement

CPTnet
17 July, 2012
ABORIGINAL JUSTICE ACTION ALERT: Urge government, loggers to honor agreement

With tension escalating in the two-week standoff between the Algonquin community of Barriere Lake, Quebec, and Resolute Forest Products, The community is seeking outside support to pressure the government and forestry companies to honour an agreement with the traditional landholders.

ABORIGINAL JUSTICE: River Run aims to heal poisoned communities

CPTnet
15 June 2012
ABORIGINAL JUSTICE: River Run aims to heal poisoned communities

by Julián Gutiérrez Castaño

Fifty years after mercury dumping began to turn their lives upside-down, Grassy Narrows First Nation is seeking justice and healing for the people and land affected.

River Run, a week of public events and actions in support of Grassy Narrows, took place in Toronto 4-8 June. Christian Peacemaker Teams’ Aboriginal Justice Team helped to organize the event. 

KOREA URGENT ACTION: Sign petitions, contact international community regarding construction of U.S./South Korean naval base on Jeju Island.

CPTnet
26 July 2011
KOREA URGENT ACTION: Sign petitions, contact international community regarding construction of U.S./South Korean naval base on Jeju Island.

 CPT has a fraternal relationship with the Korean peace organization, The Frontiers.  Suha Oh from The Frontiers produced the ten minute video about CPT available on the website (See http://www.cpt.org/about/cpt_video.)  Frontiers associates Paco Michelson and Hee Eun Park, who have gone through CPT training, were preparing to leave for Jeju Island on Sunday.

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