Posts Tagged: militarism
The peace movement has a vital stake in building a movement powerful enough to challenge those who would restrict voting rights or violate civil liberties with racial profiling.
Appealing to jingoism is certainly easier than prompting national introspection, but is priming an audience for blood what we call art today?
On Obama's second inauguration, let's challenge our society to look at how well we are addressing the "giant triplets" of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism.
Africa is wealthy in oil, gas, iron, aluminum and rare metals.
The annals of national security are replete with retired generals expressing second thoughts about how militarized the United States has become.
The nuclear intelligence that the media is fixated on consists mostly of allegations of abstract research that have been floating around for years.
APEC's leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific -- but civil society is pushing back.
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
We have, once again, played right into Osama bin Laden's hands.
With Libya, the Obama administration has followed the Chinese adage: kill the chicken to scare the monkeys. But the chicken still rules the roost in Tripoli.