Ten Years in Afghanistan: Events in Columbia, Hilton Head, & Augusta, GA

Friday Oct 7th marks ten years since the invasion of Afghanistan.  Over 1700 US servicemen have been killed, thousands of Afghans have died and $460 billion squandered to date.

End the War! Rally

Marking 10 Years Since the Invasion of Afghanistan

SAT Oct 8th, 12PM-1:30PM

5 Points Fountain (Harden & Greene St)

Columbia, SC

Facebook/RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=143977495699271

Volunteers Needed to Help Organize these Events.

CONTACT info @carolinapeace.org  / (803) 216-1448.

RESOURCES & EVENTS IN COLUMBIA, HILTON HEAD and AUGUSTA, GA.  Click Read More.

 

Monthly Critical Mass

Women in Black Vigil

WED Oct 5th, 5-6pm

Statehouse, Main & Gervais, Columbia, SC

 

Vigil, Movie “Rethink Afghanistan” & Potluck

SAT Oct 8th, 10:30AM-1PM

Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City, Road, Hilton Head Island, SC.

10:30am Vigil (far end of library parking lot), 11:00am, “Rethink Afghanistan” movie in library meeting room, 12:30pm potluck.

Sponsored by Hilton Head for Peace, contact John Melin, 603-264-2964.

 

Peace in the Park/10 Years in Afghanistan is Enough.

THURS Oct 6th, 6-9PM.

Augusta Commons

836 Reynolds St. Augusta, GA

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=110172295757859

Sponsored by CSRA Peace Alliance and Aiken Peace. csrapeace.org

 

Resources on Afghanistan (and Iraq)

 

Icasualties.org

Tracks US and ISAF fatalities in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Costsofwar.org

Brown University project counting the human, economic & socio-political cost of Iraq/Afghanistan.

IVAW.org

Iraq & Afghan vets against the war

Threetrilliondollarwar.com

Economists Stiglitz & Bilmes

Costofwar.com

National Priorities Project.

 

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