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James Mattis


'Yeah, Right': Pentagon Report Claiming US Military Killed Just 12 Civilians Last Year Met With Skepticism

"Once again the confirmed civilian casualty count is below what communities on the ground are reporting," lamented Emily Tripp, director of the monitor group Airwars.

Brett Wilkins ·

Peace Activist Interrupts General Dynamics Shareholder Meeting to Blast the Business of War

CodePink co-founder Medea Benjamin took CEO Phebe Novakovic to task for "personally making $21 million a year through a business model that thrives on conflict, death, and destruction."

Brett Wilkins ·

Report Blames Trump Admin for 330% Rise in Afghan Civilian Casualties

"In 2019 airstrikes killed 700 civilians—more civilians than in any other year since the beginning of the war in 2001 and 2002."

Brett Wilkins ·

'Shameful, Bigoted, Cruel': Supreme Court Gives Green Light to Trump's Ban on Transgender Service Members

"We will all keep fighting to take down this discriminatory ban. In court, at the ballot, and through our transformation of public discourse and understanding."

Jake Johnson ·

Who’s Running John Bolton to Start a War With Iran? He Worried Even Mad Dog Mattis

Bolton has been agitating for a war on Iran for two decades

Juan Cole ·

A Loose Cannon for Peace?

What is the value of Trump’s decision to start shrinking U.S. involvement in several war-ravaged sectors of the Middle East?

Robert C. Koehler ·

Trump vs. the Foreign Policy Establishment

Waging war to pacify the Greater Middle East hasn’t worked and won’t

Andrew Bacevich ·

The World According to the 'Adults in the Room'

A year of Forever War in review

Danny Sjursen ·

Time to Get Out of Syria

The US has no strategic interest in Syria and no business at all being militarily involved there.

Eric Margolis ·

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