YouTube video, October 12, 2009
Video: Afghanistan Women Say No More Troops
8 1/2 minute interview of Zoya by DM based Roger Routh
On the 8th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan. Her identity is hidden for her safety. Zoya, a young woman from Afghanistan spoke recently in Des Moines about the tragic situation in that country. She spoke on behalf of RAWA Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) http://www.rawa.org/index.php. Watch and listen to the passion, truth and courage of her message. No more troops. No more violence. No more war.
The speaking tour was sponsored by the University of Iowa Anti-war Committee, the Des Moines Catholic Worker, the American Friends Service Committee, UI Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance, and the International League of Women Voters.