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Afghanistan Papers: What Are the Lessons for the Peace Movement? North Augusta, Feb 10, 5:30 pm

The Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) conducted interviews with politicians & military personnel to determine “lessons learned” from the war & occupation of Afghanistan. Now that these interviews have been published & widely dubbed the Afghanistan Papers, what lessons can peace activists learn to bring peace to Afghanistan, stop ongoing military interventions and prevent the destruction of future wars?

On Monday, February 10, 2020 at 5:30 PM – 7 PM, come to the Order of St. Helena in North Augusta. The address is 414 Savannah Barony Drive, North Augusta, SC 29841.

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The image is a political cartoon from Signe Wilkinson.

 

 

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Footage from October 6, Peace in the Park

On October 6, 2011, the 10th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, the CSRA Peace Alliance gathered at the Augusta Commons to call for peace.

Augustans Call for Peace Oct 6, 2011

Video coverage courtesy of Anibal Ibarra.