David Swanson is the author of "When the World Outlawed War," "War Is A Lie" and "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union." He blogs at http://davidswanson.org and http://warisacrime.org and works for the online activist organization http://rootsaction.org

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14 March 2016

If the recent spate of anti-drone movies and plays was making you feel warm thoughts about U.S. culture, you'll want to avoid seeing "Eye...

29 February 2016


The millions of people in the United States who are denied equal rights because they are immigrants have vast stockpiles of wisdom...

26 February 2016

A cease-fire, even a partial one by only some of the parties to the war in Syria, is the perfect first step -- but only if it's widely understood...

23 February 2016


Thursday evening at the University of Virginia four expert pollsters performed a dramatic act of self-experimentation in which they...

22 February 2016

The United States has launched over 100,000 air strikes during its war on (or is it of) terror. It's blown up houses, apartments, weddings, dinners...

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