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Anti-war Iraq vets banned from Veterans Day parade.

By Faiz Shakir  

"Anti-war Iraq vets banned from Veterans Day parade."


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Anti-war Iraq veterans were banned from participating in a Veterans Day parade in Long Beach, CA, because “we do not want groups of a political nature, advocating the troops withdrawal from Iraq,” said one organizer. Brandon Friedman notes that the organizers seem to have no problems with groups advocating staying in Iraq, however.

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