April 26, 2017 | From Hawaii to Okinawa, Pacific islands seem relegated to serve as neverland vacation getaways — as well as outposts for our military empire.
Articles by Jon Letman
March 30, 2016 | Hawaii's members of Congress sit at the linchpin of a huge realignment of U.S. military power. Good luck getting them to talk about it.
June 1, 2015 | The U.S. military sits at the center of a dispute that's plagued the peaceful island of Okinawa for decades.
November 7, 2013 | Iranian-American author Hooman Majd says that Americans are starting to see Iran as more than "just a bunch of crazy mullahs shouting 'Death to America' all the time."
May 3, 2013 | Jon Letman interviews Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) about drones, U.S. militarism in Africa, and the portrayal of Muslims in the U.S. media.
March 6, 2013 | Dr. Vandana Shiva talks about GMOs, the militarization of agriculture, the politics of occupation, and the primacy of biodiversity.
December 24, 2012 | Why we should talk about Hiroshima in the season of peace.
November 12, 2012 | A no-softballs interview with the woman who will be the first Hindu member of Congress.
October 18, 2012 | The sooner Hawaii recognizes that it would be better off with a drastically reduced dependency on the military, the better.