Issues / War & Peace
Voting can no longer be a civic duty exercised every few years. We must now vote 365 days a year, telling our leaders that they won't wait another election cycle to sink the country further into the Iraq War's quagmire.
President Bush wants to up the ante in Iraq and possibly in Iran as well. Guess who the secret admirers of this plan are...
The world's strongest militaries have been raining destruction down on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Lebanon. Why has this strategy not been working?
The Spy Museums message: we needed spooks during the Cold War and we need them now more than ever. But whats missing from the exhibits?
Full Snow Moon, a poem by Melissa Tuckey.
The Iraq War has become the face of the United States around the world and this will haunt Bush during his State of the Union address.
FPIF columnist Frida Berrigan describes her experience of getting arrested at the Federal District Court building in Washington, DC. The goal: to shut down Guantanamo.
The Bush administration has chosen yet again force over diplomacy.
The former Senator and presidential nominee tries to convince George W. Bush that it's time to bring the troops home.
A rational government would learn the lessons of Iraq and steer clear of attacking Iran. But, alas, irrationality happens...