The emergence of slave auctions in Libya have a basis in catastrophic Western military intervention.
A vital discussion about the US moving its embassy to Jerusalem and officially recognizing the sacred and controversial city as the capital of Israel.
There are no peace talks underway that might be threatened by U.S. recognition of Jerusalem. But the move makes peace in the war-torn region far less likely.
The administration is trying to sideline the Palestinian issue to clear the way for an anti-Iran coalition between Israel and Saudi Arabia
The use of drone strikes has spiraled out of control and will only get worse, Dr. Maha Hilal of the Institute for Policy Studies told Rising Up With Sonali recently
When President Donald Trump first proposed a $54 billion increase in military spending, Democrats feigned outrage. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer promised Democrats would “emphatically oppose” the domestic spending cuts needed to offset increased military spending, while House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi lambasted the proposal for “throwing billions of dollars at defense while ransacking” health, education […]
For prisoners on hunger strike, the Trump administration looks prepared to let them die.
Belafonte’s own version of a triple legacy — music, writing, and social justice — is still on the rise.
The Islamic State group lost its capital, but U.S. military action has done more harm than good.
As the war on terror enters its 17th year, it’s clear that abuses of power by one administration lead to abuses by the next.
Iran is complying with the nuclear deal. Trump, on the other hand, is risking a war — and torching U.S. credibility.
WASHINGTON ― Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will use a major foreign policy address Thursday to set out his view of how politicians on the left should discuss the U.S role in the world and why voters at home should pay close attention to America’s actions abroad. Even as the popular lawmaker built a national reputation […]
Peace activists must look beyond our own movement.
Trump’s plans to extend the war he once supported ending are even more worrisome for their lack of transparency.
Inspiring stories of people who faced being drafted to fight in a war they opposed and how their defiance changed American politics forever, followed by a discussion with filmmaker Beth Sanders.