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Our wartime commemorations are the functional equivalent of mounting the heads of our victims on pikes. Are we surprised that others celebrate bloodshed when we do the same?
An appeals court ruled that Sister Megan Rice and her peace-activist colleagues should not have been found guilty of the ridiculous charge of sabotage.
What does the Republican Party want with Rand Paul if his extremist constituents feel too betrayed to follow him to its center?
ISIS may be more famous for cutting off heads, but it's Washington that's learning the hard way not to slash first and ask questions later.
Who was more hateful: those who attacked her “draw Muhammad” art exhibit or Pamela Geller herself?
China has its vanishing girls. North Korea has its disappeared prisoners. And America has a generation of missing, jailed, and dead black men.
Torture whistleblower John Kiriakou bids farewell to incarceration and moves on with his life.
Ironically, a successful Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference means failure.
As a mom, it's my responsibility to demand an end to this cycle of violence, institutionalized racism, and police militarization.
Japan wants a "normal" foreign policy. Its neighbors want apologies for wartime atrocities — and an assurance that Japanese militarism is a thing of the past.