June 30, 2020 Today’s big story was the increasing spread of the coronavirus across America. Yesterday, Anne Schuchat, director of the Centers for Disease Control (the CDC) said in an interview that the virus is spreading too fast and too far for the United States to bring it under control. Today, when Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testified to a Senate committee on the coronavirus and the reopening of ...
- June 27, 2020
This evening, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal both broke extraordinary news. Months ago, American intelligence officials concluded that during peace talks to end the war in Afghanistan, a Russian military intelligence group offered to Taliban-linked fighters bounties for killing American troops. They paid up, too, although it is unclear which of the twenty US deaths happened under the deal. But this wasn't breaking news for the National Security Council.
- August 23, 2017Continued military presence in Afghanistan may not be the best way to protect the US.
- April 21, 2017Trump's wars are now all over the map. The peace movement can fight back by joining already thriving intersectional campaigns.
- September 9, 2016We have our precision weaponry, and terrorist groups have theirs.
- February 26, 2016The last 15 years demonstrate that no matter the military strength at your command, war no longer translates into power.