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Shadee Ashtari

Here's How Much The War Against ISIS Could Cost American Taxpayers | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.04.2014 | Politics

As the military campaign against the Islamic State expands into Syria, its cost will increase as well. According to one defense spending expert, the U...

It's Not Me, It's You: My Break-Up Letter to President Obama

Robert Price | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics
Robert Price

Our romance began in 2008. It was the best and the worst of times.

Focus on the Tragedy of the Afghan War, Not on the Farce

William Astore | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics
William Astore

Afghanistan has become a backdrop for a bad "B" movie, a tawdry farce played for cheap laughs. But the real story is not the farce but the ongoing military tragedy of Afghanistan.

Racial Prejudice in 2012

Prof. Joe Peyronnin | Posted 12.27.2012 | Politics
Prof. Joe Peyronnin

The 2012 presidential election campaign has been disappointing. Perhaps the most disappointing thing about this election is that were President Obama white it is likely he would be on his way to a landslide victory.

Was There a War in Iraq?

John Tirman | Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics
John Tirman

Common to all the commentators is a failure to mention that there was a war, started by the United States, pursued in violation of international law, and resulting in the deaths and displacement of more people than virtually anyone cares to acknowledge.

Thinking for Ourselves -- Sacred Sacrifices

Shea Howell | Posted 02.29.2012 | Detroit
Shea Howell

This season is an opportunity for us to reflect on the horrors of war and the costs of empire. It is a time to turn our hearts and imaginations toward the creation of real peace.

Sam Stein

Authors Of Iraq War Push Obama On Afghanistan | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The neoconservatives who provided the intellectual foundation for the war in Iraq convened on Monday to make a renewed push for the current administra...

Is America Hooked on War?

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

War is now the American way, even if peace is what most Americans experience while their proxies fight in distant lands. Any serious alternative to war is increasingly inconceivable.

Pennsylvania Campaign Journal: Obama Hams It Up, Flirts, And Gets A Bit Cocky

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Hillary is going to give it everything she's got, but an Obama spring is in the air. You could feel it on the bus tour.