War & Peace

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"The sheer intensity of airstrikes is leveling the city, and killing civilians without any regard or mercy."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A U.S. soldier in Spin Boldak, Afghanistan on Feb. 8, 2015. (Photo: U.S. Army/Capt. Lindsay Roman)
Trove of claims submitted to International Criminal Court alleges crimes...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
New analysis shows the B61 bombs the president plans to revamp are basically...


Amidst the last week's searing drama, heroes have arisen: the extraordinary Parkland kids with their eloquent fury, their parents and fellow-advocates for sanity. The ghouls have crawled out too: Wingnut cynics; a Grifter-In-Chief who needed a cheat sheet to feign empathy, blamed mentally ill "sickos" and urged we arm "gun adept" teachers to keep the blood flowing; and a soulless NRA now newly, feverishly blaming the media, which "loves mass shootings."