We have to stop the guys with the guns from making their deranged rules–and fast.
Here’s how insanity erupts amidst the planet’s most rational society.
Without the hype, presidents and generals wouldn’t be able to lure sane young men and women into the voracious maw of deathly chaos and unimaginable horror.
Unmanned drones speak louder than words.
Surely the greatest country on earth would have the leading educational system in the world, but we don’t.
10 Things You Might Not Know About the Military; Reflections From A Formerly Enlisted Navy Petty Officer
Many progressives assume those who serve in the military are conservatives.
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.
Military whistleblowers deserve safe channels to report wrongdoing they find on the ground without the fear of retaliation.
The theory is that somehow this escalation of military testosterone in the explosive Middle East might produce harmony some day.
A gift horse for us, from the Gringos?
A workshop and discussion about the steps the U.S. can take on its own to demonstrate leadership and commitment to the elimination of nuclear weapons and nuclear non-proliferation. The workshop will also address what we can do to pressure the government into taking such steps.
When you look at me, you can’t mistake the fact that I’m of a certain age. But just for a moment, think of me as nine years old.
What accounts for African responses to the creation of the U.S. Africa Command? Rather than attributing negative reactions to Pentagon “public relations” errors, a content analysis of over 500 African news reports shows that countries sustaining high levels of growth with lower overall levels of foreign aid were more critical of AFRICOM – even if they are traditional American allies. The findings, to be published in Africa Today, suggest that recent economic progress among African countries is contributing to their policy latitude.
Thousands of U.S. troops are leaving Iraq — but more than 50,000 troops and tens of thousands of US-paid mercenaries remain. US “combat operations” are ending, but Iraq remains mired in war.
The leak has had more impact than many years of conventional media reporting about the Afghanistan War.