The New War Congress: An Obama-Republican War Alliance

To understand just how bad the 112th Congress, elected on November 2nd and taking office on January 3rd, is likely to be for peace on Earth, one has to understand how incredibly awful the 110th and 111th Congresses have been during the past four years and then measure the ways in which things are likely to become even worse.

Afghan Escalation Funding: More War, Fewer Jobs, Poor Excuses

Isn’t it time to call what Congress will soon vote on by its right name: war escalation funding?