Between the economy and the bombing of civilians in Afganistan/Pakistan, the DUmp is getting restless

To wit...

G_j (1000+ posts) Sat Feb-21-09 03:58 PM
Original message
CODEPINK heartbroken by Obama's commitment to continued military aggression in Afghanistan
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Jean Stevens, CODEPINK media coordinator, 646-723-1781

CODEPINK heartbroken by Obama's commitment to continued military aggression in Afghanistan:
Calls for real change, humanitarian aid and reconstruction

WASHINGTON -- CODEPINK Women for Peace is heartbroken and discouraged by President Obama's decision to deploy an additional 17,000 troops to Afghanistan, a screeching halt to his rhetoric for change and moving our country in a new direction.

CODEPINK women call on Obama and his administration to reject a proven-false military solution, and call for a surge in diplomacy and humanitarian aid and an immediate withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Afghanistan. (snip)
So lets start justifying...

anonymous171 (1000+ posts) Sat Feb-21-09 04:00 PM
Response to Original message
1. Obama is not a pacifist.
Runcible Spoon (1000+ posts) Sat Feb-21-09 04:01 PM
Response to Reply #1
3. .............
Of course you were warned...

Pirate Smile (1000+ posts) Sat Feb-21-09 04:04 PM
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8. My Headline: Obama does what he said he would do during the campaign.
I'm shocked.
OOPS! Somebody got Photoshop for Festivis!

jtbrick (16 posts) Sat Feb-21-09 04:32 PM
Response to Reply #8
11. And I guess some of us should just STFU and go along
because we were warned. Bush gave every indication that he would invade Iraq before he got in office so I imagine that makes it just fine.

But, at least most of them are happy becase they'll be getting $13 a week(if they have a job) to keep them in Cheetos.