Friday, March 30, 2012

#AfghanistanTuesday - Top Tweets - Mar 27

Weekly tweeting about Afghanistan has been quiet for a while. No more! On March 27, #AfghanistanTuesday jumped back to life as people started to think and talk seriously about the coming Nato summit in Chicago.

These are some of the #AfghanistanTuesday tweets from Tuesday, March 27, 2012, that were most highly retweeted:

Antiwar Movement
From @thurnandtaxis: Can't imagine a US antiwar movement? What abt the movement from 53% to 69% opposition to Afghan war since Nov. (NYT/CBS) #AfghanistanTuesday

From @Scarry: #OBAMA MUST NOT HAVE GOTTEN THE MEMO. US support for #Afghanistan #War plummets http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/27/world/asia/support-for-afghan-war-falls-in-us-poll-finds.html?_r=1 #AfghanistanTuesday #antiwar #peace

NATO in Chicago
From @OccupyChicago: MT @MidwestAntiwar What will YOU tell #NATO when they're in #Chicago? DEMILITARIZE #Afghanistan! #AfghanistanTuesday #ChicagoSpring #OChi

From @ComeHomeAmerica: On #AfghanistanTuesday, Tell NATO to DEMILITARIZE Afghanistan http://wp.me/p1lhlo-u8

Out of Afghanistan
From @lebatailleur: 10+ years of occupation is 10+ years too many-we need to get out of #Afghanistan #AfghanistanTuesday

From @JodieEmery: GET OUT OF THERE! War=Death! “@Antiwar2: Three NATO Soldiers Killed by Afghan Security Forces http://bit.ly/GWSmJz #AfghanistanTuesday”

Drones
From @lebatailleur: Killing others by pushing buttons miles and miles away is despicable. End the drone war, US out of #Afghanistan #AfghanistanTuesday

From @WarDronesOn: hey #AfghanistanTuesday tweeps, join us in DC April 28-29 for #DroneSummit http://ow.ly/9UMXS RT

The Civilian Deaths and Injury
From @info_from_vcnv: Obama’s #Afghanistan Massacre Deniers http://reason.com/archives/2012/03/20/obamas-afghanistan-massacre-deniers #AfghanistanTuesday

From @aishaf786: Stop the Wars, because there is enough death in the world without the ones caused by humans in unnecessary wars! #AfghanistanTuesday #Iraq

The Real Nuclear Threat
From @Zwicky3: BBC News - Which countries have nuclear weapons? http://bbc.in/GS0TgJ #nuclear #radiation #war #endwar #AfghanistanTuesday

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