Frida Berrigan

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Frida Berrigan

Frida Berrigan serves on the Board of the War Resisters League and is a columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus.

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Israel and the United States: Up In Arms

Through its arms deals, the United States has influence over Israel. Columnist Frida Berrigan asks whether President-elect Obama will use that influence to stop the war in Gaza.

Mumbai Wake-up Call

The Obama administration should ditch Washington's policies of military support and arms exports to India and Pakistan.

Too Many Guns

More than 200 years after our founding fathers enshrined the right to "bear arms" in our Constitution, we have more arms than we can bear.

Mexico’s Oil Referendum

Opposition parties organized a non-binding referendum to fight government efforts to gut a constitutional ban on private investment in the oil industry.

Avoiding Brinksmanship with Iran

Columnist Frida Berrigan discusses how to ensure that the next administration is not left with a major nuclear mess on its hands.

Trouble at the Pentagon

Misplaced money, cost overruns, contractors gone wild: the Pentagon is in dire need of austerity and oversight.

Bush Woos Europe

In his swan song, the U.S. president is trying to twist a few last arms across the Atlantic.