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'An Insult to All Afghans': Kabul Outraged After Trump Floats Plan to Kill Millions, Wipe Afghanistan Off Face of the Earth
The U.S. president said he has not acted on the plan because he doesn't "want to kill 10 million people"
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Martha, a granddaughter of the Catholic Worker Movement's founder Dorothy Day, is one of seven activists, the "King’s Bay Plowshares 7", whose April 4, 2018 action was in accord with their deeply held beliefs that life is sacred, and must not be taken in war. (Photo: Kathy Kelly) Views
Remnants of War
The Taliban, U.S. Government, and every other warring party in Afghanistan must be asked: "How many more civilians, including children, are you willing to kill and maim?"
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An Afghan man and his son watch as soldiers from the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division prepare to sweep their home News
Majorities of Both US Veterans and Public Believe Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan 'Not Worth Fighting'
The polled groups also told the Pew Research Center that the U.S. military campaign in Syria wasn't worthwhile
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We're the Afghan Peace Volunteers in Kabul, And We Have Three Dreams
Our three dreams are about reuniting with nature and 7.7 billion other human beings
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Gallup Survey Shows Just One-Third of Americans 'Proud' of US Political System and Safety Net
The poll also found that the percentage of Americans who are "extremely" proud of their country has reached a record low
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No War With Iran
At a time when the United States should be winding down our global military presence by deeply cutting Pentagon spending for a moral budget that works for all, starting a new war with Iran would be catastrophic.
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 An Afghan man and his son watch as soldiers from the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division prepare to sweep their home November 7, 2002 in southeastern Afghanistan. Soldiers discovered over a dozen mines and grenades, 14 rocket propelled grenades, and plastic explosives as they searched several compounds as part of Operation Alamo Sweep. (Photo: Scott Nelson/Getty Images) Views
Peace Is a Word That the West Has Taken From the Afghans
With no end of war in sight, this past year has been the deadliest year for civilians since the United States first began to bomb Afghanistan in 2001
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Denouncing US Bullying of ICC, Rights Groups Demand Afghan War Crimes Victims Get Their Day in Court
Appeal filed against International Criminal Court's rejection of war crimes probe
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The American Cult of Bombing and Endless War
The very Dark Side of US air power
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Somali refugees at the Dadaab refugee camp (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Trump’s Policies Are Harming Refugees Worldwide
His administration’s near-ban on refugee admissions is having a destructive domino effect in front-line countries
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