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Anti War Protestors

Cindy Lee Sheehan - Too Early to Be Named as Patron Saint of Occupy?

Jerry Ashton | Posted 12.19.2012 | New York
Jerry Ashton

Cindy Lee Sheehan could be the prior decade's Occupier: she went where she wasn't welcome, claimed a patch of land that wasn't hers, was surrounded by unfriendly forces, but tenaciously continued to exercise her first amendment right.

Opposing the Wars at Occupy Wall Street

Eamon Murphy | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics
Eamon Murphy

For some demonstrators, the name of the Occupy Wall Street protest is especially ironic: those whose primary concerns are the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Where Has the Antiwar Movement Gone?

Ted Balaker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ted Balaker

True conservatives recognize that, whether it's public education or national defense, more spending doesn't guarantee better results. Maybe it is time for the antiwar left and Tea Party to team up in support of defense cuts and ending the wars.

Dan Froomkin

Major Anti-War Protest Planned | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Even as President Obama on Thursday attempts to put a good face on the war in Afghanistan, Vietnam-era whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg and several dozen...

Saturday's Obama Anti-War Protest: A Critique

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics
Harmon Leon

So we had the first big Obama-era war protest. How did it rate? To be honest it seemed to lack focus. On Saturday, it appeared that the majority of ...

Adam Kodesh, Anti-War Activist, Emerges As Front Runner In GOP Congressional Campaign

The Washington Independent | David Weigel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) had barely begun to give his acceptance speech at the 2008 Republican National Convention when a clamor went up in the uppe...

Closing Our Open Society is a Victory for Terrorism

Salam Al Marayati | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Salam Al Marayati

To divert planes and stop people from entering the United States because they disagree with our government policies undermines the principles underpinning our open society.

My Protest at Palin Rally Finds Some Support From the Crowd

Susan Eleuterio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Eleuterio

Noblesville, Indiana -- A group of intrepid peace activist Hoosiers (members of CodePINK, Women for Peace) braved a Sarah Palin rally in Noblesville, ...

Anti-War Protest In St. Louis: While Palin Preaches, These People Live Their Faith

Jeanine Molloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeanine Molloff

Washington University in St. Louis was the setting for the Vice Presidential Debate yesterday evening. Picture perfect, against a sedate Midwestern s...

The Anti-War March In Convention Denver

Jill Gentillon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jill Gentillon

On one side, signs carried tallies of the number dead and the cost of the Iraq war. On the other side, signs honored Gen. Petraeus as "man of the year" and called the marchers the "Al Qaeda Fan Club."