afghan war

Feb 16, 2012

Truth, lies and the Afghan war

The longest war in United States history, the Afghan war is being perpetuated, according to one brave, whistle-blowing U.S. Army officer, through a "pattern of overt and substantive deception."
Jan 12, 2012

Guantanamo Bay after 10 years

The hundreds of men who have left Guantanamo this past decade have been released because of pressure on governments from grassroots campaigning. One hundred seventy-one men remain imprisoned there.
Jan 4, 2012

U.S.-Pakistan relations strained to breaking point

It's been a troubled year for the alliance between the United States and Pakistan. In the most recent incident, NATO helicopter gunships killed 24 Pakistani border guards near the Afghan border.
Nov 11, 2011

Remembering what's important on Remembrance Day

Gerry Caplan
The United States might be drowning in debt but it's spending enough on its military-security complex to fix the crisis and save us all from economic Armageddon. There are priorities, after all.
Mar 10, 2011

Afghan women raise their voices

Fava Zaharuk
A new women-led non-profit called Afghans for Peace is actively creating a counter narrative to the myth that Afghan women are being liberated by the presence of NATO soldiers.


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