The Afghan Women’s Mission calls upon the government of the United States to immediately suspend military air strikes on Afghanistan in order to allow convoys to deliver food and medicines to millions of Afghans before winter sets in.

Sonali Kolhatkar, Vice President of the Afghan Women’s Mission was a guest speaker for a series of events sponsored by the Pacifica Campaign this weekend. The events took place at University of California at Los Angeles, First Congregational Church in Long Beach, University of California at Irvine and the Unitarian Universalist Church in North Hills, CA.

Corrosion of Conformity, Raleigh’s Grammy Award-nominated rock band, will hold a special screening of its Live Volume DVD at the Rialto Theater, 1620 Glenwood Ave. in Raleigh, on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 8 p.m. All box office and merchandise profits from the event – titled Live Volume: The Movie – will go to benefit the Afghan Women’s Mission.