Updated May 26, 2019 - 8:19 PM EDT
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Why Do We Fight? How Do We Fight? Col. Douglas Macgregor, 5/23/2019 Hero or Murderer: the Pardoning of Michael Behenna by Camillo Mac Bica, 5/23/2019
UN: Afghanistan Air Strikes Kill 14 Civilians by Brett Wilkins, 5/23/2019 The Pathology of John Bolton by Joe Lauria, 5/23/2019
Now, the Swedish Arrest Warrant for Assange by Craig Murray, 5/23/2019 Foreign Aid That Costs an Arm and a Leg – Literally by Phyllis Bennis, 5/23/2019
NBC Claims Russians Plan to Give African Americans Combat Training by Dave DeCamp, 5/23/2019 The 'Forever Wars' Enshrined by Andrew Bacevich, 5/23/2019
Remember the Maine! Also the Arizona and the Maddux! by Jacob G. Hornberger, 5/23/2019 Washington Has Become a Warmonger's Paradise by Paul R. Pillar, 5/22/2019
US Again Accuses Syria of Chemical Attacks, As Last Story Crumbles by Caitlin Johnstone, 5/22/2019 On War With Iran, It's Trump Versus the Founding Fathers by Doug Bandow, 5/22/2019
War Crimes Pardons: A Terrible Memorial Day Idea by Thomas Knapp, 5/22/2019 We'Ve Hit a New Low in Campaign Hit Pieces by Matt Taibbi, 5/22/2019
If the US Goes to War With Iran, Netanyahu Will Be the Prime Suspect by Chemi Shalev, 5/22/2019 Has the New York Times Declared War on Iran? by Belén Fernández, 5/22/2019
Impeachment Should Be on the Table if Trump Bombs Iran by Gene Healy, 5/21/2019 How the West's War in Libya Spurred Terrorism in 14 Countries by Mark Curtis, 5/21/2019
No War With Iran by Peter Crowley, 5/21/2019 Election-Meddling Follies, 1945-2019 by Tom Engelhardt, 5/21/2019
Here's Exactly Who's Profiting From the War on Yemen by Alex Kane, 5/21/2019 Palestinians Cannot Be Bought Off by Muhammad Shehada, 5/21/2019
Iran Hawks: a House Divided by Curt Mills, 5/21/2019 Israel's War Criminals in Their Own Words by Philip Giraldi, 5/21/2019
Do Iranian 'Threats' Signal Organized US-Israel Subterfuge? by Gareth Porter, 5/20/2019 From Kennedy-Khrushchev to Trump-Putin by Edward Lozansky, 5/20/2019
Why Tiny Qatar May Be Our Greatest Hope in the Iran Crisis by Mark Perry, 5/20/2019 The Time Has Come for Patriotic Dissent: Stopping War With Iran Is Essential by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.), 5/20/2019
A US War on Iran Would Be Evil, Stupid, and Self-Damaging by Thomas Knapp, 5/20/2019 Media Setting Up Iran as New 'Threat' That Must Be Confronted by Janine Jackson, 5/19/2019
US Support Has Fueled, Not Moderated, the Yemen War by Doug Bandow, 5/19/2019 China Victory Assured With Any US/Iran Conflict by James Kennedy, 5/19/2019
Fire the Nutcases Leading Us to War by Eric Margolis, 5/19/2019 Iraq All Over Again? and Where Is Katharine Gun? by Marcia Mitchell, 5/19/2019
Lesson From FBI's 'Niger Uranium Forgeries' File by Grant Smith, 5/19/2019 Time to Pull US Nuclear Weapons Out of Turkey by Harvey M. Sapolsky , 5/18/2019
Trump Is Making the Same US Mistake in the Middle East Yet Again by Patrick Cockburn, 5/17/2019 Iran's Man in Iraq: 'America Is Weaker Than Ever' by Robert Fisk, 5/17/2019
War With Iran Would Be as Illegal as It Is Idiotic by Ryan Cooper, 5/17/2019 The Relation Between Press Freedom and Assange by Simon Floth, 5/17/2019
Game of Thrones Shows How Power Turns Heroes Into Monsters by Brittany Hunter, 5/17/2019 America Needs a Permanent Antiwar Movement by Conor Friedersdorf, 5/17/2019
Punishing Baseball Fans With a High-Priced Publicity Stunt by Ron Paul, 5/16/2019 McMaster Is Wrong That Americans Are 'Defeatist' on Afghanistan by Daniel L. Davis, 5/16/2019
Is John Bolton the Most Dangerous Man in the World? by Ben Armbruster, 5/16/2019 Don't Iraq Iran by David Swanson, 5/16/2019
Who Wants This War With Iran? by Patrick J. Buchanan, 5/16/2019 Lobbying for War by Mashal Hashem and James Allen, 5/16/2019
Neocons Won't Stop Until They Get Their War With Iran by Sonali Kolhatkar, 5/16/2019 Media Stenography Turns Beheaded Saudi Protesters Into 'Terrorism' by Esha Krishnaswamy, 5/16/2019
How Donald Trump May Push America Into a War With Iran by John Glaser, 5/15/2019 WaPo Must Acknowledge CIA Role in Pakistan Polio Crisis by Adam Johnson, 5/15/2019
Leaked Document Pokes More Holes in Establishment Syria Narrative by Caitlin Johnstone, 5/15/2019 Iran Says 'Hell No!' to Trump's Aggression by Doug Bandow, 5/15/2019
Bolton Pushes United States to Over-Reach in Iran by Helena Cobban, 5/15/2019 The Nakba Demands Justice by Ashraf Nubani, 5/15/2019
Pretexts for an Attack on Iran by Ray McGovern, 5/15/2019 A General With a Bias for Action by Andrew J. Bacevich, 5/15/2019
How Iran Plans to Ruin Bolton's Dreams of War by Trita Parsi, 5/15/2019 Bolton in Wonderland by John Feffer, 5/15/2019
Trump Asked Actual War Fighters About Afghanistan, They Said Get Out by Blake Stilwell, 5/14/2019 The Conspiracy Theory's Four Monstrous Offspring by Daniel Lazare, 5/14/2019
Reminder: Trump, Not Bolton, Is the President by W. James Antle III, 5/14/2019 Biden's Ukraine Scandal Is His Policy, Not Personal Interests by Leonid Bershidsky, 5/14/2019
Rashida Tlaib's Comments Weren't Anti-Semitic by Raphael Magarik, 5/14/2019 The Crackdown on Manning and Assange Is About Protecting US Empire by Chip Gibbons, 5/14/2019
The United States of Aggression: War With Iran Would Spell the End of the Republic by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.), 5/14/2019 Now You See It, Now You Don't by Karen Greenberg, 5/14/2019
Trump Is Edging Toward a Disastrous War With Iran by Sen. Chris Murphy & Rep. Jim Himes, 5/14/2019 Saudi Oil Tanker 'Sabotage' Is a Dangerous Moment in Us-Iran Tensions by Patrick Cockburn, 5/14/2019
The Deal of the Century by Philip Giraldi, 5/14/2019 For Iranians, the War Has Already Begun by Elham Pourtaher, 5/13/2019
From Boeing to E-Ring: Shanahan Is Industry's Man at the Pentagon by Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, 5/13/2019 The Secret Campaign for 2020: Where the Democratic Candidates Stand on Foreign Policy by Ted Rall, 5/13/2019
Israel's Common Denominator: Why Israel Will Continue to Bomb Gaza by Ramzy Baroud, 5/13/2019 The Bad Faith Smear Machine Is Coming for Rashida Tlaib by Sophie Weiner, 5/13/2019
The Last Death in a War Is 90% Backwash by David Swanson, 5/13/2019 Iraq Deja Vu With Iran by Jacob G. Hornberger, 5/13/2019
OPCW Engineering Assessment: The Douma 'Chemical Weapon Attack' Was Staged by Bernhard, 5/13/2019 Media's Handling of Bolton's Iran Claims Recalls the Run-Up to the Iraq War by Ben Armbruster, 5/12/2019
The Alarming Rise of Civilian Deaths in the War on Terror by Phyllis Bennis, 5/12/2019 The Military-Industrial Virus by Andrew Cockburn, 5/12/2019
Bolton Is Spinning Israeli 'Intelligence' to Push for War Against Iran by Gareth Porter, 5/12/2019 Bomb Iran Half Way Back to the Stone Age by Eric Margolis, 5/11/2019
Media Amplify Iran War Propaganda - Play Up Intelligence Lies by Bernhard, 5/11/2019 It's Time to Bring the Troops Home From Afghanistan. All of Them. by Daniel L. Davis, 5/10/2019
Trump's Latest Pardon Is an Implicit Endorsement of War Crimes by Bonnie Kristian, 5/10/2019 Russiagate Zealotry Continues to Endanger American National Security by Stephen F. Cohen, 5/10/2019
Regime Change Illusions: Why the Venezuela Uprising Sputtered by Jefferson Morley, 5/10/2019 Military Force Will Not Achieve US Objectives in Venezuela by Doug Bandow, 5/10/2019
Canada's Minister of Defence Is an Arms Pusher? by Yves Engler, 5/10/2019 What's Next: War With Venezuela? by Robert Koehler, 5/10/2019
The WikiLeak That 'Exposed the True Afghan War’ by Elizabeth Vos, 5/9/2019 FBI's Steele Story Falls Apart: False Intel and Media Contacts Were Flagged Before FISA by John Solomon, 5/9/2019
Is America Ready for John Bolton's War With Iran? by Scott Ritter, 5/9/2019 Are All the World's Problems Ours? by Patrick J. Buchanan, 5/9/2019
John Bolton Is the Problem by Col. Douglas Macgregor, 5/9/2019 Foreign Affairs Magazine at a Turning Point on US Global Hegemony? by Gilbert Doctorow, 5/9/2019
US Military Must Fully Disclose Civilian Casualties in Lethal Airstrikes by Daphne Eviatar, 5/9/2019 What's To Be Done About the Dire State of US-Russia Relations? by Edward Lozansky, 5/9/2019
China Isn't an Enemy and Hawks Shouldn't Turn It Into One by Doug Bandow, 5/8/2019 A Bloody Start to Ramadan in Afghanistan by Dave DeCamp, 5/8/2019
The Two Narratives of Palestine: the People Are United, the Factions Are Not by Ramzy Baroud, 5/8/2019 Corporate Media Target Gabbard for Her Anti-Interventionism by Owen Walsh, 5/8/2019
What I Saw in Gaza Changed Me Forever by Ned Rosch, 5/8/2019 Baghdadi Is Alive – and So Is the ISIS Narrative by Giorgio Cafiero, 5/8/2019
American Interventionists Hurt the Cause of Freedom in Venezuela by Ryan McMaken, 5/7/2019 Freak-Out Over North Korea's Missile Test Defies Rationality by Harry J. Kazianis, 5/7/2019
Ukrainian Embassy Confirms DNC Contractor Solicited Trump Dirt in 2016 by John Solomon, 5/7/2019 Mueller Stoked Trump-Russia Alarmism, Despite Finding No Collusion by Gareth Porter, 5/7/2019
Will the US Start a War Against Iran? by Vijay Prashad, 5/7/2019 How US and Foreign Intel Agencies Interfered in a US Election by Larry Johnson, 5/7/2019
Are We Watching John Bolton's Last Stand? by Jason Rezaian, 5/7/2019 A Dollar-By-Dollar Tour of the National Security State by William D. Hartung and Mandy Smithberger, 5/7/2019
Which New War Next: Iran or Venezuela? by Jacob G. Hornberger, 5/7/2019 Fallujah Forgotten by David Swanson, 5/7/2019
On North Korea, a Return to Fire and Fury Isn't Worth the Risks by Doug Bandow, 5/6/2019 Bolton's Plan for War With Iran by Paul R. Pillar, 5/6/2019
CIA Intervention in Venezuela by Jacob G. Hornberger , 5/6/2019 Israel Wants the Trump Administration to Attack Iran by James North, 5/6/2019
Is Bolton Steering Trump Into War With Iran? by Patrick J. Buchanan, 5/6/2019 Top Ten Questions About the Mueller Report by Daniel Lazare, 5/6/2019
Classifying Defeat: Hiding Data on the Losing Afghan War by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 5/6/2019 On Hostile Coexistence With China by Chas W. Freeman, Jr., 5/6/2019
A Nuclear War? Over Venezuela? by Ron Paul, 5/6/2019 Venezuela: It's Only a Coup if the US Government Says So by Alan MacLeod, 5/6/2019
Iran Sanctions Amount to Collective Punishment by Janine Jackson, 5/6/2019 NYT Distorts Dishonestly Makes Gazans the Aggressor and Israel the Victim by James North, 5/6/2019
American-Made Bombs in Yemen: Are We Not Better Than This? by John Dale Grover, 5/5/2019 Venezuelan Stand-Off by Justin Raimondo, 5/5/2019
Another 'Jolly Little War'? by Eric Margolis, 5/5/2019 Julian Assange: An Opportunity for the US and the UK to Change Direction on Press Freedom by Thomas Knapp, 5/5/2019
Designating the Brotherhood: Squandering Terrorist Resources by Ashraf Nubani, 5/5/2019 Israeli Law Silences and Punishes Critics and Human Rights Workers by David Palumbo-Liu, 5/4/2019
'Mission Accomplished' Is Old Enough to Drive. We're Still in Iraq. by William Rivers Pitt, 5/4/2019 US Hypocrisy on Venezuela by Jacob G. Hornberger, 5/3/2019
EU Envoy Admits He Doesn't Really Care About Palestinian Rights by David Cronin, 5/3/2019 Assange's US Extradition Battle: the Fight to Defend the Conscience of America by Nozomi Hayase, 5/3/2019
Orwellian Cloud Hovers Over Russia-Gate by Ray McGovern, 5/3/2019 Note to Washington: Hands Off the 'New' Arab Spring by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 5/3/2019
How a Standoff With the US Almost Blew Up Israel's Nuclear Program by Avner Cohen, 5/3/2019 US Corporate Media Are All-In on Venezuela Regime Change by Brett Wilkins, 5/2/2019
Let Venezuela Decide Its Own Destiny by Patrick J. Buchanan, 5/2/2019 Mueller's Own Mysteries by Stephen F. Cohen, 5/2/2019
Regime Change Failure (so Far) in Venezuela by Jacob G. Hornberger, 5/2/2019 Guaido Got Snookered by Bernard, 5/2/2019
Assange to Extradition Court: 'I Won't Surrender to the US for Doing Journalism' by Joe Lauria, 5/2/2019 Will the Real Moron Please Stand Up? by Justin Raimondo, 5/2/2019
My Letter From Joe Biden by Scott Ritter, 5/2/2019 Biden vs. Bernie – a Foreign Policy Faceoff by Reese Erlich, 5/2/2019
On Venezuela, America Should Check Its Regime Change Impulses at the Door by Daniel R. DePetris, 5/1/2019 The Tragedy of Venezuela Is the Tragedy of the United States of America by Lawrence Wilkerson, 5/1/2019
France and the EU Recognize Yet Support Apartheid Reality in Palestine by Ramzy Baroud, 5/1/2019 Former Director of Selective Service Says It's Time to End Draft Registration by Edward Hasbrouck, 5/1/2019
VIPS: Extradition of Julian Assange Threatens Us All by Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, 5/1/2019 Al-Baghdadi Is Alive, but He's Always Been a Poor Strategist by Patrick Cockburn, 4/30/2019
Zero Percent of Elite Commentators Oppose Regime Change in Venezuela by Teddy Ostrow, 4/30/2019 What if Iran Retaliates and Shuts Down the Strait of Hormuz? by Scott Ritter, 4/30/2019
A 'Coup' in Caracas or Popular Revolution? by Hunter DeRensis, 4/30/2019 Gaza Now Has a Toxic 'Biosphere of War' That No One Can Escape by Mohammed Saber , 4/30/2019
America Cannot Save Afghanistan by Robert Gaines and Scott Horton, 4/30/2019 The Secretary of the Navy Lied to Congress by David Swanson , 4/30/2019
Ending the Pentagon's Long Con by William J. Astore, 4/30/2019 In the Middle East, a New Military Crescent Is in the Making by Marwan Kabalan, 4/30/2019
Blaming Palestinians for Gaza by Philip Giraldi, 4/30/2019 US Moves on Iran's Oil Market as an Expression of an Irrational Foreign Policy by Patrick Lawrence, 4/29/2019
When Nixon Told US Invading Cambodia Would Save Civilization by Andrew J. Bacevich, 4/29/2019 Breaking the Grip of Militarism: The Story of Vieques by Lawrence Wittner, 4/29/2019
The United States of Incarceration by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 4/29/2019 Why Is Maria Butina in Prison? by Ron Paul, 4/29/2019
Should Trump Worry About the Putin-Xi Meeting? by Doug Bandow, 4/29/2019 Russiagate, There Are No Winners by Sarah Lindemann-Komarova, 4/29/2019
17 Years, $900 Billion and 3 Presidents Later, America Must Finally Get Out of Afghanistan by Herbie Smith, 4/29/2019 Time to End All Foreign Aid by Laurence M. Vance, 4/29/2019
Is Annexing the West Bank a 'Moral Right'? by Paul Gottfried, 4/28/2019 Trump Wants Out of Syria. Will His Staff Listen? by Michael Brendan Dougherty, 4/28/2019
Will Technology Stamp a 'Forever' on America's Wars? by Allegra Harpootlian and Emily Manna, 4/28/2019 How the Obama White House Engaged Ukraine to Give Russia Collusion Narrative an Early Boost by John Solomon, 4/28/2019
The NSA Defended the Domestic Surveillance That Snowden Exposed. Now the Agency Wants to End It. by Scott Shackford, 4/28/2019 Trump's Crusaders March to War by Eric Margolis, 4/27/2019
The Mueller Report Indicts the Trump-Russia Conspiracy Theory by Aaron Maté, 4/26/2019 US Citizens Who Raided North Korea's Embassy in Spain Are 'Dissidents'? by Bernhard, 4/26/2019
The Pentagon's Days of Future Past by Dave Foster, 4/26/2019 We Can Finish ISIS - but Only if the West Winds Down Its Proxy Wars by Patrick Cockburn, 4/26/2019
Jared Kushner, Not Maria Butina, Is America's Real Foreign Agent by Philip Giraldi, 4/26/2019 Sanctions: a Death Sentence for Tens of Thousands of Venezuelans by Jessica Corbett, 4/26/2019
'Revenge of the Kurds': Erdogan's Missteps Are Piling Up by Conn Hallinan, 4/26/2019 Growing US Pressure Is Emboldening Iranian Hardliners by Sina Toossi & Assal Rad, 4/25/2019
UK Israel Lobby Adds Muscle as US Counterpart Weakens by Jonathan Cook, 4/25/2019 What's Behind Bolton's Attacks on the 'Troika of Tyranny'? by John Feffer, 4/25/2019
No Joy in Never-Trumpville: Mighty Mueller Has Struck Out by David Stockman, 4/25/2019 The UAE's Seedy Influence Operations Are a Footnote in the Mueller Report by Helena Cobban, 4/25/2019
Two-State Solution Didn't Work, Jared Kushner Says, Signaling Possible Support for Israeli Annexation by Philip Weiss, 4/25/2019 Democratic Hopefuls Seek Safe Way to Criticize Israel by Ali Abunimah, 4/25/2019
The Stories of the Battle of Raqqa by Dave DeCamp, 4/25/2019 The Risks of Maximizing Pressure on Iran by Ali Vaez, 4/24/2019
Demonizing and Dehumanizing Iran by Shireen Hunter, 4/10/2019
For a New Isolationism by Murray Rothbard, 4/1/59 War is the Health of the State by Randolph Bourne, 1918
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