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  • US stars align in anti-Iraq war hunger strike

    07/03/2006 9:12:51 PM PDT · by aceintx · 72 replies · 1,347+ views
    AFP ^ | Jul 03 2006 | AFP
    US stars align in anti-Iraq war hunger strike Jul 03 6:34 PM US/Eastern Email this story Star Hollywood actor-activists including Sean Penn and Susan Sarandon and anti-war campaigners led by bereaved mother Cindy Sheehan plan to launch a hunger strike, demanding the immediate return of US troops from Iraq. As Americans get set to fire up barbeques in patriotic celebration of US Independence Day on July 4, anti-war protestors planned to savour a last meal outside the White House, before embarking on a 'Troops Home Fast' at midnight. "We've marched, held vigils, lobbied Congress, camped out at Bush's ranch, we've...