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Will the U.S. Senate Let the People of Yemen Live?

UPDATE: The Senate rejected the House’s version because of unrelated AIPAC nonsense the House inserted. So, both houses are set to vote again. By David Swanson, Director, World BEYOND War In 1973 the War Powers Resolution weakened the U.S. Constitution’s […]

Debate: The US Middle East Peace Plan

From Press TV: The U.S. President Donald Trump has defended his decision to withdraw troops from Syria, claiming that the U.S.-led coalition succeeded in taking nearly all territories held by Daesh terrorists. Trump, however; added that the troops would be […]

Storage tanks of jet fuel 100 feet above Honolulu aquifer

North Korean Missiles are Not the Threat to Hawaii – It’s U.S. Military’s Leaking Jet Fuel Storage Tanks

By Colonel Ann Wright, February 9, 2019 After the big North Korean missile scare in Hawaii a year ago, one would think that missiles are the greatest threat to the island of Oahu. Yet, it’s not missiles that are the […]

Lee Camp on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Lee Camp on Venezuela and Declaring Himself Governor of Idaho

 Lee Camp is the head writer and host of the TV show “Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp” on RT America, which is watched by millions around the world. He’s a former contributor to The Onion, former staff humor writer […]

Pro-government supporters attend a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump in Caracas, Venezuela in 2018. (Photo: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters)

Venezuela: The U.S.’s 68th Regime Change Disaster

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, February 4, 2019 From Common Dreams In his masterpiece, Killing Hope: U.S. Military and C.I.A. Interventions Since World War II, William Blum, who died in December 2018, wrote chapter-length accounts of 55 U.S. […]

Congress Finds its War Powers and Weaknesses

By David Swanson, January 31, 2019 It’s possible that the U.S. Congress will for the first time use the War Powers Resolution of 1973 to end a war — the one on Yemen. This would be wonderful. There are some caveats. […]

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How Much Does The U.S. Pay For NATO?

By Will Griffin, January 22, 2019 From The Peace Report There’s been a lot of talk about NATO spending recently, especially by Donald Trump. The New York Times recently published an article saying Trump has discussed pulling the U.S. out of NATO, […]

A routine foam test at Mountain Home AFB. Mountain Home Air Force Base

Photo Essay: The Military is Poisoning America’s Groundwater

By Pat Elder, January 20, 2019 PFAS found in drinking water near Battle Creek National Guard Base. America is experiencing one of the greatest public health crises in its history with up to 110 million people  potentially exposed to drinking […]