Text of draft Portland resolution

Text of Portland resolution as submimtted by Commissioner Leonard

Cosponsors of effort for a Portland City Council Resolution to bring the troops home

This effort is being supported by at least 32 organizations, 15 individuals and three businesses (as of 11/29/06):

American Friends Service Committee
Oregon Action
Sisters of the Road
Portland Schools Alliance
Portland Area Rethinking Schools
Lewis and Clark Students for a Democratic Society
Social Activist Youth
Environmental Justice Action Group
Oregon Wildlife Federation
Back 2 the WALL
Portland Jobs with Justice
Communications Workers of America Local 7901
Military Families Speak Out
Veterans for Peace Chapter 72
Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon

Chip Shields, State Representative Oregon District 43
Diane Rosenbaum, State Representative Oregon District 42
Mitch Greenlick, State Representative Oregon District 33
Avel Gordly, State Senator Oregon District 23
Gretchen Kafoury, former member of Portland City Council

Sam Chase, Executive Director, Community Development Network*
Michael Anderson, Communication Coordinator, Community Development Network*
Steve Kosokoff, PSU Professor of Communication, retired*
Barbara Dudley, PSU Adjunct Professor*
Michael Royce, founder and former Executive Director, Green Empowerment*
Assel Dyck, Iraqi American Activist and Historian
Rev. Jundo Gregory Gibbs, Resident Minister, Oregon Buddhist Temple*
Pastor David Knapp, St. Luke's Lutheran Church*
Rev. Dr. Marilyn Sewell, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Church*
Robert Beatty, Director, Portland Insight Meditation Community*

Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group
Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Code Pink Portland
Oregonians Against the War
Civil Resist Portland
Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom-Portland Chapter
September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows
Center for Intercultural Organizing
Freedom Socialist Party
Shelly's Garden Honkin' Huge Burritos
Mirador Community Store
Ash Creek Press

Peace Action Committee of the First Unitarian Church
People of Faith for Peace
Multnomah Monthly Meeting of Friends (Quakers)
Bridge City Friends Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
St. Luke Lutheran Church Peace and Justice Group
Living Earth Gatherings
Ainsworth United Church of Christ
and others.

*organization listed for identification purposes only


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Page posted October 6, 2006, last updated November 29, 2006