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The American Way of Deathnew

Whether it’s OK to use killer drones to blow people up depends on their citizenship and geographic proximity to the Good Old USA.
Maui Time  |  Ted Rall  |  04-03-2013  |  Cartoons

Barbara Lee Gets Itnew

But why isn't there more anti-war activity from progressives? There should be.
East Bay Express  |  Jay Youngdahl  |  03-31-2012  |  Commentary

Support the Marine Urination Brigade

Memo to U.S. forces: OK to invade foreign nation that posed no threat. OK to occupy said country for years. OK to impose a corrupt puppet government. OK to kill the locals. Probably OK to piss on them. Just don't film it.
Maui Time  |  Ted Rall  |  01-18-2012  |  War

Obama's "Mission Accomplished"

War is an addiction. We could quit any time.
Maui Time  |  Ted Rall  |  12-15-2011  |  War

August Deadly for Iraqis and U.S. Soldiers in Afghanistannew

August was not easy for U.S. service members in Afghanistan. It was the deadliest month in that part of the Middle East, with 66 casualties.
Weekly Alibi  |  Marisa Demarco  |  09-01-2011  |  War

Peace and Redemption: One Soldier's Story of an Uncovered Warnew

As part of a two-part series, this issue of Random Lengths News brings readers the story of Ethan McCord, the soldier who rescued two wounded children.
Random Lengths News  |  Zamná Ávila  |  07-05-2011  |  War

Liberals & Libya: Democrats Make the Same Arguments for War Republicans Once Didnew

After reading my recent column "Obama's Libyan War," a liberal friend took me to task. "Jack, you just don't understand," he began as he explained the important humanitarian reasons for the president's recent intervention.
Charleston City Paper  |  Jack Hunter  |  04-13-2011  |  Commentary

Fallen Angelnew

A North Canton soldier was found dead in Iraq. How she died depends on whom you ask.
Cleveland Scene  |  John Lasker  |  01-26-2011  |  War

American Grocersnew

Samir Itani got rich sending expired food overseas to U.S. troops in the Middle East.
Houston Press  |  Paul Knight  |  12-17-2010  |  War

Obama Was Bad From The Start

It was obvious from the beginning that Mr. Hopey Changey was devoid of character, deploying a toxic blend of liberal rhetoric and right-wing realpolitik. We were in denial.
Maui Time  |  Ted Rall  |  11-16-2010  |  Commentary

Serving Those Who Servednew

Veterans make up eight percent of the U.S. population, but 20 percent of the homeless population. What's being done to help them?
Illinois Times  |  Patrick Yeagle  |  11-11-2010  |  Homelessness

Soldier’s Pay?new

Chapook Dizayee is a hero of the War on Terror. His family is its latest victim.
LEO Weekly  |  Jonathan Meador  |  11-10-2010  |  Immigration

Johnny Got His Pillsnew

The U.S. military brass who are searching for solutions to the growing problems of soldier suicides aren't looking at the answer under their noses: their own dispensing of drugs to soldiers as a way to keep them functioning too long in too hellish a place.
Fort Worth Weekly  |  E.R. Bills  |  10-29-2010  |  Commentary

The Cost of War— The One We Didn’t Winnew

No matter how much we have spent on the “reconstruction” of Iraq, we have left a nation in ruins.
Random Lengths News  |  James Preston Allen  |  09-07-2010  |  War

Economics of War and Fearnew

In a war economy much of what gets built gets blown up, destroyed, or wasted, as it were, on the unquestionable goal of winning.
Random Lengths News  |  James Preston Allen  |  08-09-2010  |  Commentary

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