Recent Posts

South Korea suspends deployment of American missile defense system

South Korea suspends deployment of American missile defense system

By Anna Fifield | June 7. Reposted June 7, 2017 from The Washington Post. A South Korean protester sits next to a poster with an illustration of U.S. President Donald Trump to oppose a plan to deploy an advanced U.S. […]

30th Anniversary of NZ “No Nukes Stand” Marked by Giant Human Peace Symbol at Auckland Event

30th Anniversary of NZ “No Nukes Stand” Marked by Giant Human Peace Symbol at Auckland Event

By The Liberal Agenda  |  June 5, 2017. Reposted June 7, 2017 from The Daily Blog. On Sunday 11 June at 12.00 midday in Auckland Domain (Grafton Rd, Auckland, New Zealand 1010) The Peace Foundation is organising a public peace […]

Banning Bombs and Ending Wars at Home and Abroad

Banning Bombs and Ending Wars at Home and Abroad

By M. Flowers | June 6, 2017, Reposted June 6, 2017 from Clearing the Fog Radio. The United States is now in its 17th year of the “War on Terror” with no end in sight. President Trump is escalating aggression […]

Our Monuments Don’t Tell The Whole Truth – David Swanson

Our Monuments Don’t Tell The Whole Truth – David Swanson

Brad Pitt Does Stanley McChrystal: When Netflix’ War Movie Stops Being Funny

Brad Pitt Does Stanley McChrystal: When Netflix’ War Movie Stops Being Funny

By David Swanson | June 5 2017 Reposted June 5, 2017 from Let’s Try Democracy. The new movie, War Machine, on Netflix starring Brad Pitt begins as a hilarious and satisfying mockery of General Stanley McChrystal, circa 2009, as well […]

 After a Terrorist Attack, Spain Rejected Its Hawks. Will Britain?

 After a Terrorist Attack, Spain Rejected Its Hawks. Will Britain?

Spanish voters turned against the incumbent conservative party after the 2004 Madrid bombings. By Sam Husseini, June 5, 2017 Reposted June 5, 2017 from The Nation. Prime Minister Theresa May speaks outside 10 Downing Street after an attack left seven […]

Dangerous Discourse: When Progressives Sound Like Demagogues

Dangerous Discourse: When Progressives Sound Like Demagogues

By Norman Solomon | June 5, 2017. The Trump administration has already done enormous harm to the United States and the planet. Along the way, Trump has also caused many prominent progressives to degrade their own political discourse. It’s up […]

The Declaration of Peace

By Kent Drummond Shifferd These are self-evident truths: That all humans are a single family living on a fragile and endangered planet whose life support systems must remain intact if we are to survive; That the well-being of the planet […]

Netflix’s War Machine: A hard-hitting attack on America’s military madness

Netflix’s War Machine: A hard-hitting attack on America’s military madness

By Joanne Laurier , May 30, 2017. Reposted June 3, 2017 from World Socialist Website. Written and directed by David Michôd The Netflix satire War Machine is a forceful work that depicts the futility and madness of war in general […]

A Portrait of the CIA in Prison

A Portrait of the CIA in Prison

By David Swanson, June 3, 2017. Reposted June 3, 2017 from Let’s Try Democracy. John Kiriakou’s Doing Time Like a Spy: How the CIA Taught Me to Survive and Thrive in Prison paints a disturbing portrait of a U.S. prison […]

Translate »