War & Peace

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Nora, 24, from Washington, D.C., stands outside of the White House on January 8, 2020.  (Photo: Samuel Corum/Getty Images)
The amount the United States increased in defense spending between 2018 and 2019 was nearly the same as the United Kingdom's entire defense budget.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"The nation should not be at war without a vote of Congress," said Sen. Tim...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Anti-war activist protest in front of the White House in Washington, DC, on January 4, 2020.
"If the Senate passes Sen. Tim Kaine's War Powers Resolution, both chambers...


Less than shockingly, persistent Mexicans have found another cheap, smart, handy way to scale Trump's "beautiful" and "impregnable" border wall. Having breached the stupidity with ladders, power tools, free climbing, at least one car and Mother Nature - a gust of wind - aspiring migrants are making camo, hook-and-ladder rigs from lightweight rebar used in building and (LOL) the wall itself. Cost: 99 pesos, or $5.34, at the Hágalo hardware store. Translation: Do It Yourself.

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