Imperialism

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is shoved back by Mississippi patrolmen during the 1966 March Against Fear from Memphis to Jackson
King "saw racial injustice, economic injustice, and war as three of the world's great evils."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
African Migrants gather at a the Illegal Immigration Authority in Tripoli
Critics called the administration's reported threat to cut funding "deeply...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at a security meeting in Moscow.
"Take a look at the map," says country's foreign minister

Further

Amidst Memorial Day's "hyperbolic salutations of soldierly valor," Veterans for Peace marked the day by delivering "Letters to the Wall," one part of a "Vietnam Full Disclosure" project that seeks to present an unadorned accounting of war and its grim costs - this, despite persistent attempts by those in power to maintain their "eerie moral silence." Commemoration is always an act of choosing what to remember, they argue; ours needs to be a warning: "No more Vietnams, no more imperial war."