US Military

Paul DeMerritt, Fresh Loaf Freelancer
For a man who once faced life in prison, Daniel Ellsberg has a surprisingly good sense of humor. Right now the 83-year-old whistleblower is unwinding after a packed lecture at Georgia State University by chatting with his wife over the phone. Earlier in the lecture, in a rare moment of humanizing folly, Ellsberg accidentally answered his wife’s...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Guantanamo force feeding paraphernalia. (Photo: Wikimedia / Creative Commons)
Leading medical groups are speaking out in support of a U.S. Navy nurse who...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Protesters hold a sign at a mass anti-U.S. base rally in Ginowan, Okinawa on November 8, 2009. (Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon)
Okinawa voters on Sunday handed an overwhelming victory to a gubernatorial...