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20 Years After 9/11, US Imperialism Lives But the US Empire Is Dying

The 9/11 attacks were a surprise. The response wasn’t.

John Feffer ·


The Moral Idiocy and Suicidal Tendency of Endless War

Eight trillion dollars have been surrendered to 20 years of high-tech killing and nation-wrecking, but this is hardly questioned. There's no accountability. The future that we want, the one that still includes humanity, remains an ideal.

Robert C. Koehler ·


How Can America Wake Up From Its Post-9/11 Nightmare?

Our only hope for the future is to abandon the futile quest for hegemony and instead commit to peace, cooperative diplomacy, international law, and disarmament.

Medea Benjamin ·


20 Years of Wasted Money and Missed Opportunities Since 9/11

For just a fraction of what we’ve spent on militarization these last 20 years, we could start to make life much better.

Lindsay Koshgarian ·


Imagine Spending $8 Trillion to Rebuild a Society Instead of Destroying One

Post-Afghanistan, nation (un)building comes home.

Tom Engelhardt ·


No, 'The Longest War' in US History Is Not Over

What the U.S. did to Afghanistan and its people is not a series of mistakes or good intentions gone awry, but crimes. And there's still no end in sight.

Brian Terrell ·


Aid Groups Warn Afghan Health System on Verge of 'Collapse'

"Urgent international action is needed to support millions of people with the necessities of life through the coming months and Afghanistan's harsh winter," said head of the Afghan Red Crescent.

Julia Conley ·


US Airstrikes Have Killed Up to 48,000 Civilians Since 9/11: Analysis

"On average, U.S.-led airstrikes have killed more than 1,000 civilians a year since 2001."

Kenny Stancil ·


Under Pressure From Victims' Families, Biden Orders Release of 9/11 Documents

Last month, nearly 1,800 family members told the president to stay away from anniversary events unless he ordered the declassification of documents.

Julia Conley ·


Global Cooperation, Not Endless War Should Be Future of US Foreign Policy

Ours have been wars of hatred, not logic, and doomed to fail—at a mind-boggling human and financial cost.

Jeffrey D. Sachs ·

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