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Demonstrators march through Washington towards the National Mall to rally and demand that the U.S. Congress investigate the National Security Agency's mass surveillance programs Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
February 21, 2014 | Blog

The scholar notes that “if absolute power corrupts absolutely, invisible power corrupts invisibly,” but says that the Deep State apparatus is vulnerable to a vigilant public. Continue reading

This video frame grab provided by Senate Television shows Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. speaking on the floor of the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 6, 2013. Senate Democrats pushed Wednesday for speedy confirmation of John Brennan's nomination to be CIA director but ran into a snag after a Paul began a lengthy speech over the legality of potential drone strikes on U.S. soil.
September 12, 2013 | Blog

Dovish Republicans like Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) are turning away from the neoconservative wing of the party, and they’re gaining support. Continue reading

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August 30, 2013 | Blog

With the recent, deadly Syrian gas attack – crossing the now notorious “red line” of which President Obama warned – the war drums are beating once again. Continue reading

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April 19, 2013

Learn about American moms who, inspired by their children, took matters into their own hands to build a safer, healthier and more just world. Continue reading

Phil Donahue produced the documentary Body of War. (Credit: Ellen Spiro)
March 25, 2013 | Blog

Journalist Chris Hedges marks the day Phil Donahue was fired by MSNBC for opposing the war in Iraq as the day that TV news became a “carnival act.” Continue reading

President Bush speaks at a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
March 20, 2013 | Blog

It’s been a decade since the start of the Iraq War, but many of those responsible would rather not reminisce about the true roles they played. Continue reading

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October 22, 2012 | Blog
Before tonight's debate, we wanted to take a look at the basics. Basics like, "where is Libya located?"
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July 27, 2012 | Moyers & Company

Bill talks to Vietnam veteran and author Karl Marlantes about what we need to understand about the minds and hearts of our modern warriors. Continue reading

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July 27, 2012

Vietnam veteran and author Karl Marlantes shares how his battlefield experiences both shaped and nearly destroyed him. Continue reading

In this picture a US soldier who was wounded in Afghanistan is carried out of the bus at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany. August 2011. (AP /Michael Probst)
May 15, 2012 | On Democracy

Inside a writers’ workshop for hospital staff at Germany’s Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Continue reading

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April 5, 2012

The former diplomat talks about the “fundamental cultural change” necessary to effect important government and commerce reforms. Continue reading

April 5, 2012

Three multimedia pieces offer a deeper look at Ross’s life as British diplomat and Occupy activist. Continue reading

April 5, 2012
In this excerpt from The Leaderless Revolution, Carne Ross explains why he resigned his post in the wake of the Iraq War.
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June 5, 2009 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

The investigative journalist says President Obama has gone from inheriting Bush-era foreign policies to adopting them, with terrible costs. Continue reading

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May 30, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Bill talks with Phil Donahue and Ellen Spiro about their 2008 documentary, “Body of War,” and the true cost of conflict. Continue reading

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