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Praxis Films

The image of Assange that emerges in "Risk" is complex, contradictory, controversial, and often troubling—and he may have severed ties with Poitras as a result. more

May 3, 2017 3:25 PM Dispatches

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D. Myles Cullen

It has been drilled into our heads that North Korea poses a clear and chronic danger. Meanwhile, instability in Korea lines the pockets of those who profit from the business of war, and our media fails to report on North Korea’s overtures to the U.S. more

Apr 25, 2017 2:26 PM Dispatches

It’s so frustrating to be a not-very-super superpower. It seems that Tomahawk missiles are what you fire when you just have to do something but nothing you do works. more

Apr 13, 2017 9:28 AM Multimedia

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Paul Keller

With no direct threat to the national security of the United States and with no Congressional authorization, such use of force was illegal. more

Apr 7, 2017 12:05 PM Dispatches

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Syrian Civil Defense

For the first time since the beginning of the war, the regime has suffered consequences for its crimes. Survivors of Tuesday’s massacre and residents of Khan Sheikhoun welcomed the strikes. more

Apr 7, 2017 10:35 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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John Englart

Claiming that the BDS movement is “anti-Semitic,” the Trump Administration and state legislatures are moving to punish those protesting the Israeli occupation of Palestine. more

Mar 22, 2017 2:00 PM Dispatches

To understand the magnitude of Donald Trump’s distorted priorities, we compared Pentagon spending with domestic programs he wants to cut. Pentagon "waste” alone dwarfs all other agency spending. Take a look. more

Mar 17, 2017 4:32 PM Dispatches

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JWPhotowerks

Calling our military “gutted” and “depleted,” the Donald has created a mental image in America’s mind of skinny Mac getting sand kicked in his face. Once again, reality and Trump are not in the same area code. more

Mar 2, 2017 10:21 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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United States Army Military History Institute

It’s easier, more “nationalistic,” and ultimately horrifying for progressives and others with an interest in peace to be harping on the Russian angle. more

Feb 14, 2017 4:39 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

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Gage Skidmore

The exit of the saber-rattling national security advisor comes not a moment too soon. Even in an administration known to conjure fake massacres, Flynn stood out. He was a geopolitical accident waiting to happen. more

Feb 14, 2017 3:31 PM Dispatches

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Kalman Zabarsky Boston University Photography

Our current military effort is a failed one—and it's time for an entirely new approach, says Andrew Bacevich. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:58 AM Magazine

Forty years ago the UN General Assembly passed a resolution against "hostile environmental modification techniques." But before that hundreds of thousands had been affected by the toxic herbicide. more

Dec 9, 2016 4:08 PM Dispatches 5 Comments

His legend, and his legacy, will survive on the Caribbean island he helped to transform. more

Nov 28, 2016 3:19 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

This is about unprecedented indigenous unity as people gather in prayer and ceremony to stand for their lives, our lives, for the life of everyone downstream. more

Nov 23, 2016 3:37 PM Dispatches 5 Comments

On the anniversary of the longest war in U.S. history, we offer this reflection on how we got here. more

Oct 7, 2016 1:57 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

The death toll of the “let’s kill the people who are trying to kill us" method is rising. more

Oct 3, 2016 3:16 PM Dispatches

On the front lines against the U.S.'s cozy relationship with one of the worst governments in the world. more

Sep 30, 2016 3:14 PM Dispatches 4 Comments

"They’ve got to stop giving these boys these toys because they don’t know how to handle them.” more

Sep 23, 2016 3:32 PM Dispatches

Let’s take a closer look at this cycle. more

Sep 8, 2016 4:34 PM Op-Eds 6 Comments

Uzbekistan is ranked among the half dozen worst countries in the world for human-rights abuses. more

Sep 7, 2016 2:52 PM Dispatches

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