National Week Of Student Action!


New member
Feb 23, 2008
Hey, for all you Guantanamo haters out there, from March 1st-April 4th is National Week of Student Action and even if your not a student you can do stuff.
I got a huge packet for it and heres some things people can do!

Level one: 15 minutes- 2 Hours
Write letter to congressperson
Sidewalk chalk- use sidewalk chalk to inform facts about this detention center
Wear orange of black armbands
Set up a table near a building with info

Level two- 2-4 hours
Have an orange day- encourage people to wear orange or jumpsuits around your campus
Host a movie night!!! Road to Guantanamo, Rendition, Ghosts of Abu Ghraib
Have a speaker!
Have a Day of silence- 24 hour vow of silence to those in Guan
Circulate a petition

Level 3- 4 hours to a day
Have a Demonstration on campus, courthouse, or government building.
Host a teach-in- learn more about this at
Hold a Vigil

these are somethings that it showed me in the booklet i got not as detailed. you can check out more at

thought everyone here was pretty nice and would like this and im sure theres something up there that everyone can do :)

Oh yeah theres also a video contest that expresses your view on guantanamo, 30 seconds to 2 minutes long. top 5 videos will be shown across the country with an exhibit replica of one of the cells