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New Orleans was top-of-mind for more than 100,000
peace advocates in Washington who delivered a clear and unified
message, protesting the Bush Administration's war in Iraq and its
callous indifference to the victims of the Gulf Coast hurricanes.
Readers respond to poet Sharon Olds's decision to decline Laura Bush's invitation to dine at the White House.
Knowing what America owes its dead--be they soldiers lost in
Iraq or civilians lost in the Gulf Coast storm--could prod the nation toward a decisive rejection of the Bush Administration's war policies.
Mounting American casualties alone cannot turn us away from this ill-advised war. Democrats and anti-war advocates should let words and peaceful actions speak, instead of guns and corpses.
It's déjà-vu all over again: National Guard units and federal, state and local law enforcement are spying on antiwar activists.
Counter-recruitment projects are mobilizing to push back on the growing militarization of America's schools. Here's a list of resources.
There is no possible strategy to win in Iraq. Now is the time for activists to reach out to the families of soldiers in Iraq who may feel betrayed.
Will her solitary protest become a turning point for a nation disillusioned with a President and his war?
A report from the May 1 rally for peace and nuclear disarmament.
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