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Gaza in Arizona: How Israeli High-Tech Firms Will Up-Armor the U.S.-Mexican Border

Gaza in Arizona: How Israeli High-Tech Firms Will Up-Armor the U.S.-Mexican Border

By Todd Miller and Gabriel M. Schivone, TomDispatch.com It was October 2012. Roei Elkabetz, a brigadier general for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), was explaining his country’s border policing strategies. In his PowerPoint presentation, a photo of the enclosure wall […]

Come March From the EPA to the Pentagon on April 22, Earth Day

THE NATIONAL CAMPAIGN FOR NONVIOLENT RESISTANCE ISSUES A CALL TO ACTION In times of great injustice and despair, we are called to act from a place of conscience and courage.  For all of you who are sick of heart over […]

“We murdered some folks” in Guantanamo

By David Swanson Murder at Camp Delta is a new book by Joseph Hickman, a former guard at Guantanamo. It’s neither fiction nor speculation. When President Obama says “We tortured some folks,” Hickman provides at least three cases — in […]

A Future in Prison

A Future in Prison

By Kathy Kelly The Bureau of Prisons contacted me today, assigning me a prison number and a new address:  for the next 90 days, beginning tomorrow, I’ll live at FMC Lexington, in the satellite prison camp for women, adjacent to […]

Three Minutes to Midnight

Three Minutes to Midnight

By Robert F. Dodge, M.D. The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has just announced its latest nuclear Doomsday Clock moving ahead the minute hand to three minutes till midnight. The clock represents the count down to zero in minutes to nuclear […]

Sterling Prosecution Long on Rhetoric, Short on Evidence

Sterling Prosecution Long on Rhetoric, Short on Evidence

By John Hanrahan, ExposeFacts.org To hear the prosecution side tell it in the ongoing trial of Jeffrey Sterling, the former CIA officer who is accused of a national security leak involving Iran, Sterling has potentially (emphasis on potentially): * placed […]

Distrust But Verify

What the U.S. government does openly is many times worse than anything it can be doing secretly, and yet the secrets fascinate us. If you compare polling on majority views on most political topics with actual U.S. policy, there’s little […]

A Plan for Memorial Day 2015 from Veterans For Peace

We in Veterans For Peace (VFP) invite you to join us as we put together a special Memorial Day 2015 service. As many of you know, the year 2015 marks the fiftieth anniversary of what some consider to be the […]

Militarism in the Air We Breathe

Militarism in the Air We Breathe

If there is a group of Americans to whom Iraqis struggling with the health effects of depleted uranium, cluster bombs, white phosphorous, and all the various poisons of war can relate, it might be the mostly black and largely poor […]

Kathy Kelly SHUT DOWN CREECH