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Biden, Burisma, and the US impeachment hearings have crowded out media coverage of pressing domestic issues in Ukraine. Read more

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Robert A. Ellis

On April 25, 1945, American and Russian soldiers linked up at the Elbe River and made a pledge for peace that we should heed today. Read more

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Opposition to the Vietnam war burst into a wide range of activism, including wearing anti-war buttons while in uniform, petitions and demonstrations, guerrilla theater, staging hearings about war crimes, and throwing away the medals they earned. Read more

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As part of a 2004 delegation to Camp Bucca, where Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was held for 10 months, I heard tales of horrific experiences. It was one of the most hellish spots I've ever encountered. Read more

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The new film illustrates how Washington’s endless imperialist wars of aggression tragically pit Americans against not only overseas “enemies,” but one another. Read more

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They say politics makes strange bedfellows. So does war. Read more

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“Strike with creativity!” proclaims Raytheon. Read more

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Kathy Kelly

Recovering from a broken hip, peace activist Kathy Kelly reflects on her experiences with people disabled and traumatized by war. Read more

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The U.S. government views the islands as keys to controlling the Pacific and constraining the rise of China. Read more

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Kathy Kelly

Amidst political posturing, aerial terrorism, and street bombings, Afghan citizens pursue their daily work toward peace. Read more

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If the press is the “fourth estate,” the cinema is arguably the fifth. “Official Secrets” indicts Blair, Bush, and other mass murderers in the court of public opinion—at a theater near you. Read more

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For nearly three-quarters of a century, “The Progressive” has been a consistent voice against nuclear madness. Read more

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James M Shelley

“We are stardust, we are golden, and we’ve got to get ourselves back to the garden.” — Joni Mitchell Read more

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“For that kind of money,” Vonnegut cracked on the CBS Evening News, “the least [NASA] can do is discover God.” Civil rights activists, anti-Vietnam War protesters and even top scientists were skeptical of the Apollo moon mission at the time. Read more

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Author and retired Army colonel Andrew Bacevich puts the current flare in tensions with Iran in historical context. Read more

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Will Geary

The greatest outlier in terms of possessing nuclear weapons is the United States. Read more

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“He spit on your democracy!” Read more

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Fallout and reverberations in the climate would follow the immediate, devastating impact of a nuclear blast. Read more

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