San Francisco, January 20, 2012
Iraq and Afghanistan veterans staged dramatic demonstrations at Federal Building, banks and Becthel. Injured Occupy Oakland Iraq Veteran Scott Olsen and Matt Howard (IVAW) were interviewed and spoke about what happens everyday in Iraq and Afghanistan and of how new detention law can be used against American Citizens.
The IVAW protest at Bechtel Corporation’s headquarters was staged to bring attention to the misuse of more than $2 billion in U.S. taxpayer funds that was meant to fund infrastructure rebuilding projects in Iraq. Read more