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'20 Years of US Torture and Counting': Report Details Post-9/11 Abuse at Gitmo and Beyond

"Biden should take bold steps to repair the damage from abusive U.S. interrogations and detentions, starting with the closure of the U.S. prison at Guantánamo."

Jessica Corbett ·


Nuclear-Armed Nations—Including the US—Must End Their Hypocrisy

Some countries claim that nuclear weapons exist to deter aggression—when in fact they are the most egregious aggressive threat to all of humanity.

Robert Dodge ·


Desmond Tutu Rememberances Ignore His Dedication to Palestinians Rights

Underplaying this aspect of Tutu’s life also understates his impact, because it was Tutu, as a hero of South African liberation struggle, who gave major legitimacy to both the movement to boycott Israel and to critics who labeled Israel’s occupation as apartheid.

Ari Paul ·


Biden Must Halt the Assault on Free Press and Drop the Prosecution of Julian Assange

The Justice Department seeks to imprison Julian Assange for life, simply for performing those very functions of a free press that Biden praised.

Amy Goodman ·


Attacks on Emma Watson Make Clear the Demonization of Palestine Solidarity

At a time when public awareness of and support for Palestinian liberation is gaining significant momentum, the use of a blunt instrument like an accusation of antisemitism has become an effective tool to silence Palestinian solidarity.

Em Hilton ·


On Hearing From People Who Hate That I Hate War

The myth of "the good war" persists and it's not going away any time soon.

Robert C. Koehler ·


In the UK, Calls Grow to Revoke Tony Blair's Knighthood Over Iraq War

"It's just heartbreaking really to think he's being rewarded for all the deaths that have happened. If he had any morals at all, he would decline and refuse it."

Brett Wilkins ·


When a Sick Nation Comes Apart at the Seams

Nation (un)building and planet (un)building, American-style.

Tom Engelhardt ·


Nuclear War Over Ukraine?

Bankrupt America is in no position to fight for Ukraine.

Eric Margolis ·


For End-of-War Declaration With North Korea to Succeed, US Policies Must Change

Declaring an end to the Korean War is a first step on the long road toward a lasting peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.

Colleen Moore ·

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