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Movie Review: Dirty Wars

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Brad Forrest

Jeremy Scahill, reporter for such outlets as The Nation and Democracy Now, has come out with the most hard hitting documentary of recent years entitled, “Dirty Wars.” He takes us around the globe from Afghanistan to Yemen and Somalia documenting the crimes of U.S imperialistic foreign policy in tragic detail. The documentary starts off in Gardez, […]

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The Aftermath of Bin Laden’s Assassination

Shamus Cooke

Like Bush, Jr., before him, Obama is proving that a puffed-up and “powerful” president is a dangerous president. It was only a matter of time before Obama used his newfound popularity and warrior credentials to wreak military havoc elsewhere. It took just three days for Obama to go from bin Laden to Yemen, where he bombed — […]

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Why Obama’s Surge in Afghanistan?

Shamus Cooke

Tuesday’s announcement that President Obama will send an additional 30,000 soldiers to fight and in many cases die in Afghanistan — while begging his foreign allies to send an extra 10,000 — will have dramatic effects throughout the American and world society. The hope that Obama’s election would drastically change U.S. foreign policy has been […]

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Troops Home Now from Iraq and Afghanistan!

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Workers Action

National Assembly to End the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars and Occupations The National Assembly to End the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars and Occupations is joining with other coalitions, organizations, and networks to organize a united MARCH 21 NATIONAL COALITION to mobilize people across the United States to take part in a March on the Pentagon […]

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Oppose Escalation of the War in Afghanistan

Workers Action

Peace & Justice Committee, Professional Staff Congress/ American Federation of Teachers Local 2334 (City University of New York) Resolution as adopted by Delegates Assembly of Professional Staff Congress, AFT Local 2334, at City University of New York (see below for original text). WHEREAS, NYSUT at its 2008 Representative Assembly and the AFT at its 2008 […]

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Stop the Bombing and Blockade of Gaza!

Workers Action

National Assembly to End the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars and Occupations Stop the Bombing and Blockade of Gaza! End All U.S. Aid to Israel! Bring the Troops Home Now from Iraq and Afghanistan! As of January 3, the Israeli bombing and invasion of Gaza has killed over 450 Palestinians – the largest number of people […]

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A Statement Issued by National Assembly to End the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars & Occupations

Workers Action

As of January 3, the Israeli bombing and invasion of Gaza has killed over 450 Palestinians – the largest number of people killed by Israel in such a short time in decades. 1,600 more have been wounded, an overwhelming number of whom are civilians – women, children and the elderly. The massing of soldiers and […]

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National Assembly Statement Urging Unity of the Antiwar Movement for the March Actions

Workers Action

The National Assembly to End the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars and Occupations welcomes the ANSWER Coalition’s call for UNITED mass mobilizations in Washington, D.C. and other cities, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Miami, on March 21, 2009 to mark six years of war and occupation and to Bring the Troops Home Now! We […]

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