Join IPS, Split This Rock and The CrossCurrents Foundation in recognizing Eliza Griswold for her work collecting and introducing the folk poems of Afghan women to America.
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IPS' Phyllis Bennis speaks at Bard College about Afghanistan, Israel/Palestine, Iran and where it is all going.
This commonsense guide to avoiding the fiscal swindle would nearly eliminate the budget deficit while making the United States more equitable, green, and secure.
Exceptions made for U.S. involvement in night raids emphasize its continuing influence in Afghanistan.
Was the NATO attack that killed 25 Pakistani soldiers an accident or an attempt to torpedo peace talks?
If there are general rules of war, certainly one of them is: "Do not fight in places that the Rand McNally three-dimensional map puts lots of bumps."
The United States should work to change the game altogether through engaging Pakistan in new ways, including increasing humanitarian aid and supporting stronger democratic institutions.
We have, once again, played right into Osama bin Laden's hands.
Hear Noam Chomsky and Phyllis Bennis in conversation.