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'For the Sake of Peace,' Anti-War Groups Demand Biden Return to Nuclear Deal With Iran

"It's time to put differences aside and return to the Iran nuclear deal," said one advocate.

Julia Conley ·

EU Joins Rights Group in Condemning Israel's 'Day of Destruction' of Palestinian Homes

"Demolitions are illegal under international law and significantly undermine the prospects for peace."

Brett Wilkins ·

The US Military Does Not Truly Care About Civilian Casualties

Facing little opposition from either Republicans or Democrats, the U.S. military is almost never held accountable for killing civilians during airstrikes.

Stephen Zunes ·

Congress Needs to Investigate the Pentagon's Failure to Protect Civilians

A New York Times exposé on a previously undisclosed attack on dozens of noncombatants in Syria is indicative of DOD's impunity.

Sarah (Holewinski) Yager ·

Defense Minister Says Russia to Boost Military Over 'Increased NATO Activity' Near Border

The move amplifies pressure on the Biden administration to "step back from the brink of a U.S.-Russia war, and then from the larger Cold War with China and Russia that they have so blindly and foolishly stumbled into."

Jessica Corbett ·

Noam Chomsky Warns of 'Very Dangerous' US Antagonism of China

"Biden has pretty much picked up Trump's foreign policy... The worst case is the increasing provocative actions towards China."

Brett Wilkins ·

We Do Exist: Why the Palestinian Voice Should Take Center Stage

For Palestine to be free, for the Palestinian people to achieve their full rights and for the Right of Return for Palestinian refugees to be honored, the story of Palestine has to be told by the Palestinians themselves.

Ramzy Baroud ·

Raids, Arrests, and Death Threats: Israel's Strategy of Silencing Human Rights Defenders

The question remains—will Israel be able to use its power, influence and leverage in Western societies to force the world to accept and co-exist with a full-fledged apartheid regime in Palestine?

Ramzy Baroud ·

The Costs of War to the American Taxpayer

Our needs versus the Pentagon's.

Andrea Mazzarino ·

The High Stakes of the U.S.-Russia Confrontation Over Ukraine

Americans should beware of romanticizing the "old" Cold War as a time of peace, simply because we somehow managed to dodge a world-ending nuclear holocaust.

Medea Benjamin ·

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