Anti-War Protesters Greet Harper in Burnaby - by Jessica Murphy
"A group of about three dozen anti-war demonstrators greeted the Conservative campaign Saturday, chanting and jeering outside a rally in BC's Lower Mainland.
'WE'RE HERE TO SAY IT'S TIME THE WAR WAS AN ISSUE IN THIS ELECTION,' said protest organizer Derrick O'Keefe, with Vancouver based peace group, the STOP WAR Coalition.
'WE DON'T THINK PRECIOUS TAXPAYER MONEY AND YOUNG LIVES SHOULD BE GOING TO PROP UP DRUG TRAFFICKERS AND WARLORDS.'
OKeefe said THE FACT THAT THE AFGHAN DETAINEE DOCUMENTS WILL BE KEPT SEALED UNTIL AFTER THE ELECTION IS HELPING KEEP A LID ON THE ISSUE...
'WE DON'T ENDORSE ANY CANDIDATES AND WE DON'T HAVE ANY ILLUSIONS IT WOULD MAKE A DIFFERENCE ANYWAY,' OKeefe said..."