Friday, September 30, 2011

#AfghanistanTuesday - Striking a Nerve on September 27

As in other weeks, we had a very busy day on #AfghanistanTuesday! This week protests against the Afghanistan War, taking place around the country and around the world, are just a week away.


These are some of the #AfghanistanTuesday tweets from Tuesday, September 27, 2011, that were most highly retweeted:

U.S. CULPABILITY
From @MidwestAntiwar : SEND A MESSAGE ON #AFGHANISTANTUESDAY that you want to #prosecute #warcrimes - sign on @whitehouse petition site

BRING THE TROOPS HOME
From @Antiwar2 : PROBLEM = #occupation ; SOLUTION = #troopshome #AfghanistanTuesday @MidwestAntiwar @comehomeamerica

From @Antiwar2 : The One Condition Needed for Peace: the Full Withdrawal of US Troops #AfghanistanTuesday @MidwestAntiwar

COST OF WAR
From @Human___Rights : The cost of the war in Afghanistan $458,607,624,481. http://costofwar.com/en/. Put this money in our economy not war! #AfghanistanTuesday

COMMON SENSE
From @volksmenner : What can 1 more year of war solve that 10 years couldn't? Absolutely nothing! End the Afghanistan occupation. #AfghanistanTuesday

From @nat_riverascott : Today we should make a demand for this stupid useless war to end #peace #AFGHANISTANTUESDAY

CURRENT PROTESTS
From @aheram : #AfghanistanTuesday antiwar rally and #OccupyCOD protest in support of #OccupyWallStreet tomorrow at College of the Desert at 3 p.m.!

THE WORK THAT LIES AHEAD
From @cy_guevara : There is no path to peace. Peace is the path. -Gandhi #AfghanistanTuesday

Thanks to these tweeps, and here's to all of our #Tuesdayistas! THANK YOU!

PLUS . . . Check out the master list of #AfghanistanTuesday blog posts!