Afghanistan

Columnists
Feb 19, 2009

Obama's Afghan trap

The Joint Chiefs of Staff recommend a shift in strategy from democracy-building in Afghanistan to attacking alleged Taliban and al-Qaida strongholds along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.
Event

Protest U.S occupation of Afghanistan, bombing of Pakistan

Feb 19, 2009 to Feb 20, 2009
noon -5pm U.S Consulate, 5:30 pm -7pm Vigil @ Van. Art Gallery
U.S Consulate, 1075 W. Pender, Vancouver Art Gallery, Robson Sq
Vancouver
Canada
49° 15' 48.9168" N, 123° 8' 18.834" W
CA
Obama Harper: Yes You Can! Stop Bombing Pakistan, End Occupation of Afghanistan Picket.
News
Feb 16, 2009

Tariq Ali on Obama: Imperialism with a human face

Derrick O'Keefe
With President Obama set to visit Ottawa this Thursday, Feb. 19, renowned writer and anti-war campaigner Tariq Ali shares his thoughts on the new administration's foreign policy.
Podcast
Feb 6, 2009

Opposing the troop surge in Afghanistan

Redeye
David Markland is author of a blog on Afghanistan. He spoke at a recent forum held in Vancouver on the U.S. escalation of troops in Afghanistan.
Event

Inaugurating Peace: Obama and the war in Afghanistan

Jan 24, 2009 to Jan 25, 2009
CAW Hall (near New West Skytrain Station)
326 12 Street
New Westminster
Canada
49° 12' 12.9348" N, 122° 55' 31.6452" W
CA
A forum and discussion, followed by a strategy session and social. Featuring anti-war speakers from the U.S. and Canada.
News
Nov 10, 2008

Hegemony with a happy face

Dave Markland
While it is too soon to say how an Obama presidency will impact the military campaign in Afghanistan, war planners are hoping for a presidential charm offensive.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Afghanistan