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Letter to My Representative about Syria

I am writing to urge you to vote against President Obama’s resolution to go to war with Syria. As terrible as the tragedy in that country is, I feel very strongly that any intervention on our part will do nothing more than exacerbate the situation there, and quite possibly draw us further into the conflict. […]


Posted
6 November 2011 @ 7pm

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Greenwald on Drones

Glenn Greenwald on the Obama administration’s drone bombardment strategy: … at this point, the word “militant” has no real definition other than: he or she who dies when a missile shot by a U.S. drone detonates


Posted
23 October 2010 @ 9am

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Civilians

Civilians have borne the brunt of modern warfare, with 10 civilians dying for every soldier in wars fought since the mid-20th century, compared with 9 soldiers killed for every civilian in World War I, according to a 2001 study by the International Committee of the Red Cross. The latest Wikileaks dump, on the Iraq war, […]