The Chicago affiliates of NBC, CBS and ABC, independent statoin WGN TV, and China Central TV attended the Chicago World Can’t Wait Press Conference the morning after Obama’s speech to refute his claims and oppose any US attack on Syria. It was cablecast and streamed live by CAN-TV, Chicago Access Network, which has also posted the video on its website and YouTube channel. The link to that has now been shared on websites, Facebook and twitter to people in the US, Mexico, South Korea, the Phillippines, Germany, and Taiwan, that we know of.
Speakers includedFather Bob Bossie (SCJ) recently retired from 8th Day Center for Justice who participated in multiple delegations to Iraq before the US invasion in 2003; Dr. Theodore Jennings, scholar, theologian and author, from Chicago Theological Seminary; Mario Venegas,human rights activist with Illinois Coalition Against Torture and a survivor of torture under the Pinochet regime of Chile; and long time activist of Voices for Creative Non-Violence and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Kathy Kelly. Please watch the press conference here and share it widely.