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Faith Groups Part of Human Rights Coalition Urging Biden to Ease Sanctions Amid Pandemic

"For too long, the United States has reflexively relied on suffocating, broad-based sanctions with absolutely no regard for their impact on everyday people."

Brett Wilkins ·


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 ·


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 ·


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 ·


After Airstrikes in Syria, Senators Introduce Resolution to Repeal Some Presidential War Powers

The measure takes aim at 1991 and 2002 authorizations for the Gulf and Iraq wars but not the 2001 AUMF that passed after the 9/11 attacks.

Jessica Corbett ·


Biden Is Following a Failed Blueprint for Forever War

Bombing Syria and excusing the crimes of the Saudi crown prince won’t bring us any closer to a withdrawal from the Middle East.

Danny Sjursen ·


Biden Is Bending Rules to Drop Bombs But Not to Raise Wages—That’s a Mistake

People overcame great challenges to put this administration, and this Senate, in power. We shouldn’t be bombing people abroad while families at home struggle to survive.

Domenica Ghanem ·


Biden Must Realize There Is No Winning an Endless War

There is only loss and suffering.

Stephen Miles ·

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