Posts Tagged: Iraq War
In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and "furriners" are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they're practically subhuman.
A long-term alternative to war can only be built by popular movements in Iraq and Syria. These movements still matter, and they deserve our solidarity — not our bombs.
"American Sniper" is well acted, slickly produced, and occasionally gripping. It's also war propaganda.
Delay and denial are standard operating procedures when it comes to how the government cares for vets. Here's why.
Five bedrock delusions keep America mired in the Middle East, to everyone's detriment.
Hillary Clinton and her hawkish Democratic allies are already running hard to the right of Obama.
Obama is more than willing to stand up against the Islamic State. Too bad he wasn't willing to stand up to his hawkish critics.
The Obama administration’s war plans in Iraq and Syria are illegal, ill-conceived, and destined to fail. Here's what the U.S.—and you—can do instead.
America is now fighting the Iraq War for the third time, somehow madly expecting different results, while guaranteeing only failure.
Many Americans have reached the point that they can no longer conceive of a legitimate war unless it’s on our own soil.