Will Biden Finally Get US Troops Out Of Afghanistan?

By Maj. Danny Sjursen USA (Ret.), AntiWar.com. -

Real talk: Joe Biden hasn’t had too many finest hours in his 47 years plus years on the national scene. To be fair, he’s had his moments – like a powerful, earthy, and impassioned 1986 speech he [...]

Okinawa: US Military Seeks A Base Built On The Bones Of The War Dead

By Maia Hibbett, The Nation. -

One Sunday in October, Takamatsu Gushiken dug up a femur. It was one of several exciting finds that fall. By the month’s end, he had uncovered the phalange of a foot, two fibulas, and a lower [...]

A Global Demand To 35 Governments: Get Your Troops Out Of Afghanistan

By David Swanson, Antiwar.com. -

The governments of Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, [...]

International Organizations Urge Biden Administration To Suspend US-South Korea Joint Military Exercises

By a coalition of organizations, Popular Resistance. -

On Wednesday, a statement endorsed by 110 U.S., 197 South Korean, and 80 international civil society organizations was sent to the Biden administration urging the suspension of annual combined [...]

The Future Of War, American-Style

By Danny Sjursen, Tom Dispatch. -

Hard as it is to believe in this time of record pandemic deaths, insurrection, and an unprecedented encore impeachment, Joe Biden is now officially at the helm of the U.S. war machine.  He is, in [...]

The Country Where Liberty Is A Statue

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

On 6 January, the world witnessed an interesting spectacle, an assortment of what appeared to be characters from fantasy television shows taking possession of the US Capitol, where the [...]

Telling War Stories

By Ltc. (ret.) W.J. Astore, USAF, Popular Resistance. -

I don’t have any personal war stories to tell.  In my twenty years in the U.S. Air Force, I never saw combat.  I started as a developmental engineer, working mainly on computer software, and [...]

A Brief History Of US Military Poisoning Of Hawai’i

By Ann Wright, Kyle Kajihiro and Jim Albertini, Popular Resistance. -

Poisoning the Pacific: The US Military’s Secret Dumping of Plutonium, Chemical Weapons, and Agent Orange, a new book by Japan-based journalist Jon Mitchell, is a detailed investigation and [...]

‘We Won’t Quit Until We Stop It’

By C. Douglas Lummis, The Nation. -

Naha, Okinawa - Every day except weekends, holidays, and typhoon days, even in the pandemic, charter buses leave from Naha and other cities on this island to transport protesters to three [...]

Racism, Repression, And Fightback In The USA

By the Alliance for Global Justice. -

A re-surged movement against police brutality, white supremacy, and state violence — come to be known as the largest sustained mobilization in modern history in the United States — continues to [...]

Fortress On A Hill: ‘I Ain’t Marching Anymore’

By Danny Sjursen, Fortress On A Hill. -

Chris Lombardi, editor at Democratic Left Online, stops by the podcast to discuss her new book “I Ain’t Marching Anymore: Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars”.  It’s an amazing [...]

Helicopters Over DC Protesters Broke Regulations

By Katie Bo Williams, Defense One. -

Two D.C. National Guard helicopters that flew low over protesters in Washington, D.C., on the night of June 1 were not properly authorized to be there — and were directed by a lieutenant colonel [...]

Base Contaminates Maryland Waters With Toxic Chemicals

By Pat Elder, MilitaryPoisons.org. -

The Air Force has contaminated the groundwater at Joint Base Andrews with 39,700 parts per trillion of PFAS chemicals according to report released by the Air Force in May, 2018. This is not [...]

Top Bolivian Coup Plotters Trained By US Military

By Jeb Sprague, The Grayzone. -

The United States played a key role in the military coup in Bolivia, and in a direct way that has scarcely been acknowledged in accounts of the events that forced the country’s elected president, [...]

AFRICOM: Deadly Deception.

By Friends of Congo, Black Agenda Report. -

On October 1, 2007, the United States under the presidency of George W. Bush and the military leadership of the Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, launched the Africa Command (AFRICOM). The [...]