Our allies at Peace House in Ashland, OR launched a letter writing campaign asking Oregon’s US Representatives and Senators to end the U.S wars and occupation in Iraq and Afghanistan.
We welcome you to support this campaign by writing a letter. You can find background, sample letters and contact information for Sen. Wyden, Sen. Merkeley and Rep. Walden in this PeaceHouseLettersEndIraqAfghanistanWar. You can find contact information for additional legislators on our Legislative Action page.
Amnesty International has documented diverse human rights violations undertaken through the course of these ongoing military activities, including “the abuse and torture of detainees, shootings and killings of innocent civilians, destruction of property, sexual harassment and rape, human trafficking in the recruitment of third-country nationals, weapons proliferation, and participation in renditions” by contractors.