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Denis Halliday: A Voice of Reason in an Insane World

"I think the United States and its populous, who vote these governments in, need to understand that the children and the people of Iraq are just like the children of the United States."

Nicolas J.S. Davies ·


A Personal Recollection on the Day That Launched the Iraq War—and Its Lessons for Us 18 Years Later

We’ve seen where dehumanization leads: to violence, war, and regret.

Peter Certo ·


Holding Our Breaths on AUMFs, Drones, and Guantánamo

Three ways to begin to end the war on terror.

Karen Greenberg ·


After 30 Years of War Against Iraq, Americans Must Make Reparations

Americans owe a debt to the people of Iraq that can never be repaid in full. However, it is incumbent and imperative that we try.

Jared Keyel ·


On 18th Anniversary of Iraq Invasion, Activists Renew Calls for US Reparations

"Americans owe a debt to the people of Iraq that can never be repaid in full. However, it is incumbent and imperative that we try."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Warning Biden's Syria Strikes Set 'Dangerous' Precedent, Groups Push Congress to Respond

A joint letter urges lawmakers to "defend the Constitution and Congress's exclusive authority, under Article I, to declare war and authorize the offensive use of military force."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


UN Experts Urge Biden to Abolish 'Inherently Flawed' Death Penalty

"There is no time to lose with thousands of individuals on state death rows across the country and several executions scheduled at state level in 2021."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Biden's Bombing of Syria Is a Dangerous Step Backward

Latest military attack shows that the new President hasn’t broken from the failed policies of the past.

Reese Erlich ·


Trump & Biden’s Secret Bombing Wars

Unbeknownst to many Americans, the U.S. military and its allies are engaged in bombing and killing people in other countries on a daily basis. 

Medea Benjamin ·


The US War Machine Doesn't Want Us to Take War Personally

The God of War is our ruler, and the job of the guy we elect as president is to slather our every act of war in sophisticated justification, a.k.a., public relations.

Robert C. Koehler ·