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Kucinich: Ensure Safety of U.S. Citizens on The Audacity of Hope

Robert Naiman | Posted 08.26.2011 | World
Robert Naiman

In any other arena of contemporary advocacy for peace, getting six Members of Congress to sign on to a letter designed to be spectacularly modest advocacy of basic common sense would not be something to crow about.

Fair and Balanced ... on Public Radio?

Andy Thayer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Andy Thayer

I just listened to Chicago Public Radio -- not Fox News -- run its top of the hour news capsule, followed by its syndicated BBC Newshour.

The Price of Defying Israel

Paul Larudee | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Paul Larudee

I was one of those who chose to defy Israeli forces when they attacked and took our Freedom Flotilla ships that were trying to deliver desperately needed humanitarian aid to civilian organizations in the Israeli blockaded Gaza Strip.

Israeli Defense Forces Execute American Citizen

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Cenk Uygur

Is there any other country that also has immunity in killing US citizens? We're apparently very good allies with Saudi Arabia. Do they get to execute of any our citizens? I'm just trying to figure out the ground rules here.

President Obama Must Join Global Condemnation of Israeli Flotilla Assault

Medea Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Medea Benjamin

One day after Israeli commandos stormed civilian boats bringing aid to Gaza, leaving nine dead, a group of Nobel Peace prize winners put out a statement condemning the attack. Conspicuously absent from the Nobel Peace prize signees was Barack Obama.

Israel Must Release the Full Raid Tapes

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Cenk Uygur

If the Israeli government is convinced they took the appropriate action in this case, they can go a long way toward proving that by giving us the whole tape. If not, we have to assume they're hiding something.

A Muslim Voice of Reason Against Israeli Actions: Ibrahim Ramey

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

I first met Ibrahim Abdil-Mu'id Ramey after he delivered the plenary speech about Dr. Martin Luther King and the linkage between Dr. King's movement a...