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Operation Freedom Gone Wrong: U.S.-Funded Slavery in Iraq and Afghanistan ACTION

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- 2157 days ago -
U.S. contractors have made billions from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But now, several are being investigated for slave labor.

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JL A (281)
Friday July 20, 2012, 9:55 pm
slavery should not be supported with US tax dollars

Jason S (50)
Friday July 20, 2012, 9:56 pm

Helen Porter (39)
Friday July 20, 2012, 10:19 pm
All beings just want to be free!

Friday July 20, 2012, 11:17 pm
gladly signed and noted. Thanks Nancy... I STILL can't get over how awful and corrupt and evil people can be, aven after all the terrible things I read and come across every day! I don't know about you, but I just find it totally incomprehesible the awful things people do! SIGH!!!!!!!

Raiin Blue (72)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 2:54 am

Ann L (15)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 7:56 pm
Hi Nancy. Noted and signed.

Regina P (67)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 12:07 am
Signed. Thanks

P A (117)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 2:59 am
How do these people sleep at night? Signed - thanks Nancy.

Herbert E (10)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 5:41 am
signed of course.

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 6:24 am
Operation freedom was based on A GW Bush lie.Weapons of mass destruction and 9/11 were just an excuse for Bush administration to invade two countries and look at the results.G.W.Bush and his gang must be prosecuted and punished for their crimes against humanity.
Noted and signed. Thanks Nancy

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 10:09 am
as long as any being lives in fear, hate, exploitation and death at the hands of man so shall all men live under this same threat, don't fool yourself no one is free as long as another is oppressed. withdraw your consent for as long as we agree to the small things we have agreed to the big ones, the pebble seems so small but its effects are far reaching
protect life, prosecute those that seek to destroy our shared home and our fellow beings
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love
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DEMOLISH ------>>>>> THIS WALL !!!!

Amal Abdullah (3)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 10:43 am

Thomas Rose (46)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 12:24 pm
One more disgusting thing provided by these stupid wars, no? George W would be proud but not I. What a legacy.

Aletta Kraan (146)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 12:33 pm
Signed , thanks !

M B (62)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 12:35 pm
Signed & noted.

Robert O (12)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 1:22 pm
Signed. Thanks Nancy.

Vicky P (476)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 1:29 pm
S and N

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 1:34 pm
I'd read articles about this awhile back and am very glad to sign this. Noted. Much thanks, Nancy!

Diane Piecara (14)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 1:46 pm
Naturally, I am appalled. Sadly, I am not surprised.

Sunday July 22, 2012, 3:25 pm
Signed. Thanks Nancy

leslie c (18)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 3:46 pm
Was wondering if this story was ever going to break. The U.S.
gov't & the Corporate cronies, have been sup[porting slavery of
every kind imaginable for decades funded by ours truly, the American
taxpayer. WHAT if anything anymore do our taxpayer dollars go
to that actually help the American taxpayer. It seems we're being
rear-ended from every direction.

Stuart Thomas (497)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 3:58 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted.

Marie Russell-Barker (13)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 5:33 pm
I do not understand why we need private contractors in a war any way. America just fund these private owned companies without checking to see what services they are doing or how their businesses are being ran. Wake up and stop hiring private contractors if these were Government Employees there would be hollering from heaven to hell.

Mary T (178)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 7:18 pm
Signed and noted, Thanks Nancy.

Terri Hughes (416)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 8:03 pm
''SIGNED''....thanks Nancy!

Ludger W (65)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 9:54 pm
noted, signed, ty

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 11:00 pm

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 11:01 pm
Signed and noted thanks

Dorothy N (63)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 11:23 pm
At least it's FINALLY being investigated, for whatever that's worth...

Debra meade (0)
Monday July 23, 2012, 3:27 am
Signed and noted. Thank you.

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Monday July 23, 2012, 8:36 am
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Lisa N (207)
Monday July 23, 2012, 12:26 pm
Thank you for standing with Vinnie
With your support, we can pressure the U.S. Congress to end this unacceptable practice.

Past Member (0)
Monday July 23, 2012, 2:42 pm
Does this surprise me NOT in the least but do you really expect for Congress to step up to the plate lol.

Everyone signed that are here but now it is up to Congress to do something TODAY and that is a fact.

Sheila D (28)
Monday July 23, 2012, 6:09 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Nancy. Ever since the US government has used outsourcing to back up our military, starting decades ago, those contractors have been on a slippery slope towards getting away with just about anything. This needs to be brought under control, and those guilty parties need to be brought to justice. Unfortunately, Congress is still stuck on making sure Obama doesn't get a second term, so anything the Democrats want, the Republicans won't. Perhaps if we pressure them enough they will step up, but I'm not holding my breath.

Devon Leonar (54)
Monday July 23, 2012, 10:39 pm
Thank you!

Joe R (190)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:15 am
Signed and noted.

Carol H (229)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 9:25 am
action taken

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 1:21 am
Thank you -- so signed!

Sara Williams (8)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:04 pm

. (1)
Friday July 27, 2012, 12:34 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you Nancy.
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