Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   No comments
OpEdNews Op Eds

Ours will be no exception to the rule

By Norla Antinoro  Posted by Joan Brunwasser (about the submitter)     Permalink
      (Page 1 of 1 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

Norla Antinoro
Ours will be no exception to the rule
20 March 2006

Eleven million strong we stood in an unprecedented act of international humanism. People from many nations stood together. We did not stand in harmony. We bickered with each other. We were bigoted and nationalistic and as human as we have ever been. But in this we stood together and said "No! " to the American President 's invasion of Iraq and Afghanistan. It is unusual to gather a few hundreds of people together in common cause, but that day we gathered eleven million.

The words keep echoing in my brain eleven million stood in opposition. Eleven million opposed to that war. Eleven million.


- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

/* The Petition Site */
The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Contact EditorContact Editor
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Interview with Dr. Margaret Flowers, Arrested Tuesday at Senate Roundtable on Health Care

Renowned Stanford Psychologist Carol Dweck on "Mindset: The New Psychology of Success"

Howard Zinn on "The People Speak," the Supreme Court and Haiti

Fed Up With Corporate Tax Dodgers? Check Out!

Snopes confirms danger of Straight Ticket Voting (STV)

Literary Agent Shares Trade Secrets With New Writers