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Call to Action for 10 Year Anniversary of Invasion of Afghanistan

Posted by in Featured, Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 28th September, 2011 | No Comments

pledge-001It’s been 10 years since the invasion of Afghanistan, an important time for us to take stock and get active. The war and neoliberal economic pressures have destroyed our foreign policy credibility and weakened our domestic budget. Now we are feeling the effects of this, so now is the time to join together and take action.Here are details about an urgent call to action happening next week.

Stop Sacrificing US Soldiers for Afghan Debacle

Posted by in Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 8th August, 2011 | No Comments

medea(1)The 38 deaths in Saturday’s helicopter crash in Afghanistan include 31 Americans, making this the deadliest day for U.S. forces since the war began. The tragic loss of American lives might be worth the sacrifice if it was making America safer, or if our presence was significantly improving the well-being of the Afghan people. But neither of these is true.