As most sentient beings marked with grief or rage the anniversary of 9/11 - a day that begot 3,000 deaths at home and, ultimately, hundreds of thousands across a ravaged Middle East - the sick schmuck in the White House offered a stunningly unseemly fist bump en route to a memorial. But current idiocies aside, the day's truth endures: GOP opportunists and imperialists used it to launch a calamitous forever war, still festering, for which they have yet to face any consequence.
"Ending the war as soon as possible is the only rational and humane thing to do," said a co-director of the Costs of War Project.
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Costs of War Project
Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Women's Earth & Climate Action Network