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Iraq War Troops Rally Support for GI Rights and Resistance
by Jeff Paterson, Courage to Resist (jeff [at] paterson.net)
Tuesday Dec 12th, 2006 1:48 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (Dec 9, 2006) - Over a hundred military veterans, military family members, and supporters join Iraq War-era veterans in San Francisco to support “GI rights and resistance” to an unjust, endless war. The event, organized by Courage to Resist, with the support of Iraq Veterans Against the War, Veterans for Peace, and many other groups, was only one of dozens of similiar events across the country this weekend to gather support for military objectors.
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§Kyle Snyder, Iraq War vet currently AWOL from Army
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§First public Iraq War GI resister Stephen Funk addresses rally
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§Darrell Anderson, Iraq War combat vet who recently returned from two years in Canada
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§Iraq Veterans Agains the War travelling bus
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§Vietnam War resister Mike Wong
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§Author and poet Maxine Hong Kingston
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§Wounded Iraq vet turned resister Darrell Anderson; mother Anita looking on
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§Bob Watada and Rosa Sakanishi, father and step-mother of Lt. Ehren Watada
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§Recently dischanged sailor Damon Murphy helps lead march
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§Brass Liberation Orchestra members
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§Puppets for resistance
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§"No Buying While Soldiers are Dying" - CODEPINK
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§Former sailor Maricela Guzman flashes peace sign
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§Vets and supporters gather on SF City Hall steps for closing words
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big hearts , small numbersherbieFriday Dec 15th, 2006 5:54 PM
Chronicle Article: Troops opposed to Iraq war get show of supportcourageFriday Dec 15th, 2006 1:36 PM