BY Eric Rivera | New York, NY | 4/16/17
About 50 protesters gathered at the U.S. Military Recruiting Center at the heart of Times Square, April 14.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | Minneapolis, MN | 5/30/14
President Obama announced May 27, that by 2015 the U.S. will have 9,800 troops in Afghanistan and that by the end of 2016 the U.S. will leave troops to guard the U.S. embassy in Kabul.
BY staff | Afghanistan | 2/14/13
In response to President Obama’s Feb. 12 announcement in his State of the Union address that about 34,000 troops will be pulled out of Afghanistan, the Afghan resistance responded on Feb. 13 saying that all foreign troops must leave the country.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 11/27/12
Four men - Sohiel Omar Kabir, Ralph Deleon, Miguel Alejandro Santana and Arifeen David Gojali - were charged with material support for terrorism in Riverside County, Nov. 19. According to the indictment, evidence against the men includes postings and ‘likes’ on Facebook.
BY Chrisley Carpio | Gainesville, FL | 10/10/12
On Oct. 8, about three dozen Gainesville activists held a rally to protest the 11th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan.
BY Corey Uhl | Tampa, FL | 10/09/12
At the University of South Florida, Oct. 8, about 30 students gathered outside of Cooper Hall to protest on the 11th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/08/12
Protesters here marched to the headquarters of Boeing Corporation on Oct. 7 to mark the 11th anniversary of the war on Afghanistan.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 10/12/11
On Oct. 8, over 100 people rallied and marched against the continuing U.S./NATO occupation of Afghanistan. The event was organized to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, which began in October of 2001.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 8/07/11
Thirty U.S. troops were killed when Taliban forces shot down their helicopter over Afghanistan Aug. 6. The helicopter crash was the most deadly single incident for the U.S. military forces in Afghanistan since the war began nearly ten years ago in 2001.