Today is another Blog Action Day over at Green Change. The theme for today is War and Peace. This is a timely connection to the 7th anniversary of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq by Coalition Forces and the continuing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I have chosen to focus my war and peace … Continue reading War and Peace: Militarizing Our Youth
A small group of people braved the bitter cold in Salt Lake City, Utah on December 3, 2009 to protest the surge of troops to Afghanistan, joining 100 cities across the nation last week in the common message: No Escalation!
I will be posting photos here of my experience at the School of the Americas Watch Event last weekend. In the meantime, you can see photos here.
Next time someone tells me to "support our troops", I'm going to point them to One Utah, where Cliff Lyon has posted some soldier made Youtube videos from Iraq.