Bill Ayers Protests Obama
Calls his Afghan benchmarks 'a myth and a lie'
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 3, 2009 1:36 PM CST

(Newser) – The honeymoon’s over for Bill Ayers and Barack Obama. The former Weather Underground member—that would be Ayers—was out protesting last night against Obama’s escalation of the war in Afghanistan, columnist Clarence Page blogs for the Chicago Tribune. In this clip, he says he’s “appalled and alarmed,” at the idea of sending more troops, and calls Obama’s benchmarks for withdrawal “a myth and a lie.”