Posts Tagged: Congress
Congress ended the Vietnam war, exposed horrific CIA and FBI abuses, and halted them. Where's that energy now?
In the most Islamophobic election in history, Muslim candidates scored big wins by embracing progressive policies.
Kissinger once said guerrillas won by not losing. Facing a loss themselves, the military adopted the same strategy.
Congressional apathy toward our wars and schemes abroad marks a dangerous sign of democratic decay. But it’s not too late.
Most members of Congress accept that the U.S. will sell huge quantities of weapons to the rights-abusing state. It doesn't have to be that way.
Iran is complying with the nuclear deal. Trump, on the other hand, is risking a war — and torching U.S. credibility.
If any other public agency had blown hundreds of billions of dollars, Congress would hold hearings. If it's the Pentagon, it gets $80 billion more.
The goal is to frighten people from engaging in the completely legal act of living out their values.
Sanctions haven't changed North Korea's behavior. When are we going to try something different?
Without so much as a vote by Congress, our whole planet could be destroyed.