Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Darfur Sunday

A global day for Darfur is scheduled worldwide this Sunday, September 17. A large rally is scheduled in New York City.
Multi-platinum, award-winning duo Big & Rich and popular rock group O.A.R. will appear at “Save Darfur Now: Voices to End Genocide” in New York City on September 17 ( The rally will be held in the East Meadow of New York’s Central Park and will be the centerpiece event in a global day for Darfur (, as individuals across the globe will call for the immediate deployment of U.N. peacekeepers to Darfur, Sudan.

“Save Darfur Now: Voices to End Genocide” will be held at the East Meadow in Central Park near the intersection of 5th Avenue and 97th Street. The rally will coincide with the 61st meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, and activists and entertainers will call on the United Nations to deploy a Chapter VII-mandated peacekeeping force to Darfur immediately.

You can learn more here, here and here.