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The Unending Punishment of Fallujah, Iraq
Human & Labor Rights Lawyer, Adjunct Professor of Internationa...
While the U.S. media gleefully reports on such war crimes when alleged to have been carried out by Assad or Putin, it is silent when it comes to covering such war crimes when committed by the U.S. or allied governments.
This Flamethrower Shoots Napalm And Is Yours For $1,600
Do you love the smell of napalm in the morning?
Images Matter: ISIL Knew That
Veteran of the political blogging community
Images do matter and again the terrorists understand their insidious power. Social media was not meant for this.
What Does it All Mean?
"What Does It All Mean?" is actually a sharp turn from "What Me Worry?" and it's indicative of the peculiar direction of the '60s sensibility which danced between the desire for transcendence and a darker nihilism occasioned by the specter of the Vietnam War.
War, Liberalism, Trust in Government: The Many Casualties of LBJ's Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Author, Professor of Communication at American University, and...
The Johnson administration was looking for a pretext to escalate the war. "We don't know what happened," National Security Adviser Walter W. Rostow told the president after Congress passed the resolution, "but it had the desired result."
How the US Is Bullying El Salvador Into Using Monsanto's GMO Seeds
Jeff Ritterman, MD
Vice President of the Board of Directors, San Francisco Bay Ar...
Our government is missing the chance to correct past mistakes and to partner with the Salvadoran people as they journey toward a just and peaceful society. The American people can do better.
Syria, Chemical Weapons and Exceptionalism: If Putin Tells the Truth, We Should Listen
Host, Inner Revolutionary Radio on VoiceAmerica.com, founder o...
Whether or not we are skeptical of the Putin's motives or even his religious consciousness, can't we acknowledge the truth of his statement?
Buy President Obama a History Book
Writer, broadcaster and columnist
No man with such a fundamental misunderstanding of modern American history should be deciding the fate of a new group of civilians.
Stopping a War Before It Starts
Killing Civilians to Protect Civilians in Syria
Professor Emerita, Thomas Jefferson School of Law
The United States and the international community have failed to take constructive steps to promote peace-making efforts, which could have brought the crisis in Syria to an end.
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War -- What Is It Good For? Some Memorial Day Reflections
Health care ethicist, epidemiologist, and environmentalist
It's said that everything looks like a nail if you're holding a hammer; the United States has long had many more "hammers" than it needs. I consider myself a patriot, but blind patriotism is really meaningless. We can both honor those who have sacrificed and do much better.
Drones Are the Napalm of Our Crazy Time
Author, 'Home Free: An American Road Trip', www.ethancasey.com
The common element is death rained down from the sky, and drones take this a step further by leaving the inflictors of it safe back in the States.
: Are You Not Entertained?
regain the acclaim that made it the best drama on television? Based on the response to
To Have and To Hold
, so far the answer would have to be no.
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John Mayer: Jessica Simpson Is "Sexual Napalm," Jennifer Aniston Hates Twitter
Obama Must Live Up to Campaign Pledge on Vieques Cleanup
Executive Director, DeSmogBlog.com
President Obama should instruct all relevant federal agencies to live up to his stated commitment to address the health crisis in Vieques immediately, pursue an "environmentally acceptable" clean-up for Vieques, and work toward a fair and complete resolution to the ongoing litigation.
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