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Pentagon Silent on Current Use of DU in Iraq

Back in October, I reported that, “A type of airplane, the A-10, deployed this month to the Middle East by the U.S. Air National Guard’s 122nd Fighter Wing, is responsible for more Depleted Uranium (DU) contamination than any other platform, […]

CIA Tried to Give Iraq Nuclear Plans, Just Like Iran

CIA Tried to Give Iraq Nuclear Plans, Just Like Iran

By David Swanson If you’ve followed the trials of James Risen and Jeffrey Sterling, or read Risen’s book State of War, you are aware that the CIA gave Iran blueprints and a diagram and a parts list for the key […]

Students Save Palestine

Students Save Palestine

By David Swanson In proposing that Congress Members boycott or walk out on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s planned speech to Congress, expected to push for sanctions if not war on Iran, activists are drawing on actions engaged in by college […]

World Beyond War – Internationale Initiative “Eine Welt jenseits des Krieges”

When Shock and Awe Turns 12

When Shock and Awe Turns 12

By David Swanson Shock and Awe is having a troubled adolescence. The U.S. government is killing children with flying robot death planes, keeping troops in 175 countries, actively using “special” forces in 150 countries, asking us to ignore what it’s […]

Congo Uprising: What is at Stake

Congo Uprising: What is at Stake

By Francine Mukwaya, UK Representative, Friends of the Congo On Monday, January 19th, Congolese citizens rose up to contest the latest maneuver by the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to prolong President Joseph Kabila’s stay in power. […]

In Munich: NO PEACE WITH NATO

In Munich: NO PEACE WITH NATO

Call for protests against the NATO Securityconference 2015 Call for protests against the so-called International Security Conference on 7 February 2015 in Munich. Download: Call as PDF (56k, 3.12.2014) – Support with online Entry (german) NO PEACE WITH NATO Stop […]

In Maryland: Demystifying  Syria – The Real Story Behind ISIS: A Forum with World Renowned Experts

In Maryland: Demystifying Syria – The Real Story Behind ISIS: A Forum with World Renowned Experts

Come  learn more about the bitter and largely misunderstood situation on the ground in Iraq and Syria as we hear from some of the most well-informed analysts in the U.S.  You will have an opportunity to ask questions following their […]

In London: Four Years of Repression in Bahrain

In London: Four Years of Repression in Bahrain

Bahrain Watch, MENA Solidarity, Egypt Solidarity Initiative would like to invite you to a film screening and one day conference marking the 4th anniversary of the Bahraini and the Arab Uprisings Date: Friday 13 February – 6-9pm Saturday 14 February […]

The European Union May Be on the Verge of Regime Collapse

The European Union May Be on the Verge of Regime Collapse

By John Feffer, TomDispatch Europe won the Cold War. Not long after the Berlin Wall fell a quarter of a century ago, the Soviet Union collapsed, the United States squandered its peace dividend in an attempt to maintain global dominance, and […]