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Stop US Support: War in Yemen 2022
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Toolkit: https://bit.ly/EndYemenWarNow  created by, updated 1/2021 (scroll down for Action deets)

             

                       ▶ Social Media Posts

                       ▶ Phone Script

For any questions about this toolkit, please email:

YAC: yemenialliancecommittee@gmail.com

What can YOU do to help END U.S. support for the Saudi-led war on Yemen?

Legislation and Phone Script

Who is your U.S. Senator? Check Here:

Who is your Congressional Representative? Check Here


A couple things to keep in mind:


PHONE SCRIPT: (1-833-STOP-WAR)

“My name is ____, and I am one of your constituents. I am calling to express my discontent with the situation in Yemen. I am calling on Congressman/Senator ______ to support legislative action that will direct Biden to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led hostilities in Yemen and to ban arm sales to Saudi Arabia and the U.A.E.”

Pick from talking points below: 

“Yemen is the World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis”,

Facebook/Twitter/Instagram

Post text with one of these graphics (more below)

Option 1

Yemeni-Americans have been at the forefront trying to push policies to end the brutal war on their family’s homeland-#Yemen. We urge lawmakers to take back their power and put an end to U.S. support of the Saudi-led coalition and an end to arms sales to the KSA/UAE #YemenCantWait

Option 2

It’s a war that has created the worst humanitarian crisis in the world — and one that the United States has backed from the beginning. Take action now to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in #Yemen.Urge your Reps to support laws that would withdraw US support. #YemenCantWait

Option 3

Feb 2020: 19 children among the dead after Saudi-led airstrikes attacked al-Jowf in N. Yemen. Civilians continue to be the highest number of casualties in this unconstitutional war. Bombs that hit Yemeni people are made in the U.S.A. We Must #StopArmingSaudi #YemenCantWait

Option 4

Over 100K #Yemenis have been killed since the Saudi-led coalition, backed by the U.S. intervened in 2015.Bombs that kill Yemeni people are made in the USA.We are actively involved in this war & have been since Obama. Biden must end ALL support for this brutal war #StopArmingSaudi

Current Actions:

End the U.S.-Backed Saudi Blockade of Yemen: https://every75seconds.org/

MoveOn End the Blockade Petition

Past Events:

March 26th: Six years of War on Yemen Webinar

Jan 25th: World Says no war on Yemen: Online Global Rally

Jan. 16th Film Screening (Hunger Ward) Panel Discussion

Other Tools and Resources:

Articles/Links:

A ‘Peace’ Solution, March 2021

Data:

Sources: 

Statista: Data on air raids in Yemen

Yemen Data Project: Data on the conduct of the war in Yemen

ACLED: Armed Conflict Location & Event Data

ReliefWeb: Powered by OCHA

Save the Children

Amnesty International

The Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies

Donate to Yemen:

Yemen Relief and Reconstruction: YRRF

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