Green Day's 'Warning' to George Bush
22 November 2002
In an audio
message, which you can hear by clicking here, the singer tells
fans, "For those of you who are opposed to the war on Iraq, I want to start a petition on [fansite] Greenday.net to send to George W Bush strongly urging him to re-think his plans for military invasion. This
petition isn't only for people who live in America, but people all over the world."
Click here to access the petition.
Green Day are one of the first US acts to oppose war against Iraq, whereas UK bands have been more vocal about the situation. Massive Attack's 3-D paired up with Blur's Damon Albarn in creating adverts aimed at promoting opposition to any British involvement in a US led attack. They are working with CND and the 'Stop The War' coalition.
Green Day entertained crowds last summer through their unique live antics at Manchester's Move, T in the Park, Ireland's Witnness and Nottingham's Distortion Festival...