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muriel_volestrangler Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-06-11 07:35 AM
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8. Seems to be the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan
The OP doesn't make that clear, but their 'pledge' is:

"I pledge that if any U.S. troops, contractors, or mercenaries remain in Afghanistan on Thursday, October 6, 2011, as that criminal occupation goes into its 11th year, I will commit to being in Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., with others on that day with the intention of making it our Tahrir Square, Cairo, our Madison, Wisconsin, where we will nonviolently resist the corporate machine until our resources are invested in human needs and environmental protection instead of war and exploitation. We can do this together. We will be the beginning ..."
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  -Our Tahrir Square: DC's Freedom Plaza on October 6th davidswanson  Jun-06-11 05:41 AM   #0 
  - Sounds like a great idea and way past time!  sabrina 1   Jun-06-11 06:12 AM   #1 
  - yeah, this will happen.  cali   Jun-06-11 06:36 AM   #2 
  - Seem like the thing to do, but you must mean Oct 6-Nov 6, right??  Distant Observer   Jun-06-11 06:43 AM   #3 
  - october 6th until ______  davidswanson   Jun-06-11 08:06 AM   #10 
  - Um, what exactly are you campaigning FOR?  brooklynite   Jun-06-11 06:53 AM   #4 
  - Seems to be the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan  muriel_volestrangler   Jun-06-11 07:35 AM   #8 
  - so did most Egyptians doubt  davidswanson   Jun-06-11 08:07 AM   #11 
  - Yeah. Good luck with that...  SidDithers   Jun-06-11 06:57 AM   #5 
  - worst promotion for a rally/demonstration ever.  cali   Jun-06-11 07:19 AM   #7 
     - Now THAT was funny, Cali. nt  Bonobo   Jun-06-11 07:42 AM   #9 
     - Hehe...  SidDithers   Jun-06-11 08:37 AM   #14 
  - Good luck with this...  greytdemocrat   Jun-06-11 06:57 AM   #6 
  - really don't need it  davidswanson   Jun-06-11 08:08 AM   #12 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-06-11 08:27 AM   #13 
  - Already Signed Up  pmorlan1   Jun-08-11 03:08 PM   #15 

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