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Nan Levinson

Nan Levinson

Nan Levinson, a Boston-based journalist, reports on civil liberties, politics, and culture. Her book, "War Is Not a Game: The New Antiwar Soldiers and the Movement They Built" (2014), is about the recent G.I. antiwar movement.  She is the author of "Outspoken: Free Speech Stories" (2006), was the U.S. correspondent for Index on Censorship, and teaches journalism and fiction writing at Tufts University.

Articles by this author

 

Ukraine and the Anti-War Dilemma

The significance of Ukraine's struggle certainly doesn't lie in educating Americans, but perhaps it is finally making us reckon with the costs of war, as we've needed to do for so long.

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The Antiwar Movement That Could Not End a War

Many of the soldiers who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan came to recognize the failure of those military actions. But why didn't more Americans take up the campaign to end two such pointless wars?

Nan Levinson ·


America's Far-Right in Uniform

Just how extreme are the soldiers in the U.S. military?

Nan Levinson ·


Veterans Go to Washington, So What?

The vet conundrum and America's wars.

Nan Levinson ·


Would a Draft Matter?

The nature of the military that fights America’s forever wars.

Nan Levinson ·


The Big Dick School of American Patriotism

America's new military mystique and what we make of it

Nan Levinson ·


Moral Injury and American War

Mad, Bad, Sad: What’s Really Happened to America’s Soldiers

Nan Levinson ·

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