Thursday, May 10, 2012

Thom Hartmann: Most Americans now disapprove of the Afghanistan War

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No more war! That's the message the American people are sending as approval for the Afghanistan war has now dropped to an all-time low. A new AP poll shows that only 27% of Americans support the war - that's a ten-point drop from one year ago.
On the flip-side two-thirds of Americans are opposed to the war - and 40% say they are "strongly opposed" to the war. So far - 1,834 U.S. soldiers have died in Afghanistan - and the conditions don't seem to be getting much better over there. French President-Elect Francois Hollande has promised to remove all troops from Afghanistan by the end of this year. I think it's time we do the same.
(What do you think Obama will do? Tell us here.)

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