Twista Takes On Prez Bush, "We Need To Bring the Troops Home" This is the discussion of Twista Takes On Prez Bush, "We Need To Bring the Troops Home" within the Mainstream Music forum on CrazyPellas.net; Twista has called out U.S. President George W. Bush for his recent veto of a bill that would have withdrawn American troops from Iraq.
Twista Takes On Prez Bush, "We Need To Bring the Troops Home"
Twista has called out U.S. President George W. Bush for his recent veto of a bill that would have withdrawn American troops from Iraq.
The bill, which was vetoed by Bush on Wednesday (May 2), also seeked $124 billion for funding wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
In his blog with Red Eye, an edition of the Chicago Tribune, the tongue-twisting lyricist called Bush "bogus" and urged Americans to appeal to the government.
"I want to tell people to write, call, or come up with some way to give suggestions to help say something to effect our troops coming home," he wrote. "We need to say something effective to bring our troops back home. We have troops dying every day and I think it's time that they come back home to the people they care about."
"I wanna know what you all think we can do to help bring the troops home because something needs to be done," he added. "There are two sides to the situation in Iraq but I kind of feel the way Rosie O'Donnell feels: They didn't attack us so why should we have to attack them?"
As SOHH previously reported, Twista is currently working on his seventh studio album titled Adrenaline Rush 2010. Slated for release this year, the album will feature guest appearances from Lil' Wayne, R. Kelly, Snoop Dogg, Cee-Lo and R. Kelly, among others.
Re: Twista Takes On Prez Bush, "We Need To Bring the Troops Home"
thats gude that there r rappers that r gettin politically involved
By ThugLife in forum Mainstream Music
Last Post: 10-09-2005, 4:31 PM