All Articles on Iraq Veterans Against the War

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Risking Lives in Endless US Wars Is Morally Wrong and a Strategic Failure
Too often ignored is the far greater number of lives that are lost not on the battlefield but at home, not from the enemy’s guns but from our veterans’ own hands.
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How Trump Can Unite the Left
As millions of Democrats, Greens, liberals, progressives, and lefties across America prepare to resist Trump, it’s time to build greater unity and alliances among this vast rainbow of people, communities, and movements. With heightened attacks on immigrants, women, people of color, Muslims, the...
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A Party of Transcendence
It might be too too much to ask of the Democratic Party, but I’m asking it anyway
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Visits and Conversations in a Kabul Winter
Here in Kabul, last week, at the Afghan Peace Volunteer (APV) community home that hosts me, I watched Abdulhai and visiting activist Aaron Hughes work out ways to secure the greenhouse which they had partially assembled that morning. Warmed by the effort and with the sun beaming down on all of us,...
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Notes from Kabul
They have descended from homes built on the mountainside. Women sit together in the cemetery not to mourn but to wait for the duvet distribution to begin. When I approach them, each woman extends a hand in greeting. Some have the needed small stamped pieces of paper to receive two duvets but most...
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'Taking Page From Donald Trump,' US House Votes for Restrictions on Visa Waiver Program
The legislation is not just 'discriminatory, it is arbitrary,' ACLU states.
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This Armistice Day, Listen to Veterans Organizing to End Militarism
'The best way to support our troops and veterans is to speak out against militarism and give existing veterans the care they need'
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Who Did George W. Bush Charge $100k to Hear Him Speak? Wounded Veterans of His Immoral Wars
Revelation condemned by some veterans as a "slap in the face"
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'You Have a Choice': Veterans Call On Drone Operators to Refuse Orders
Joint statement signed by 45 US military veterans urges drone operators to follow their consciences and say 'no' to surveillance and assassination missions
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Patriotism at a Price: US Military Paid NFL Teams to 'Honor' Soldiers at Games
New York Jets received hundreds of thousands of dollars over the course of years to salute 'hometown heroes'
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