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Iraqis have a saying: “The rug is never sold”—meaning that there’s always more money to be made from any transaction. American defense contractors would agree.
United Against Nuclear Iran collected nearly one-third of its 2013 revenue from the Las Vegas–based casino magnate.
Americans living abroad are burdened with a difficult task: explaining a country that doesn't make much sense.
Our bloated national security state would boggle the mind of anyone who grew up under the Cold War’s nuclear threat.
From the huge climate march in September to racial-justice activism, it was a year that saw renewal of movement-based politics.
Unless you’ve experienced it, you can never really know. Here are five books that come closest to conveying the horror.
But the Senate report could be the opening we need to really make US torture a thing of the past.
The man who helped spark Berkeley’s Free Speech Movement fifty years ago would have championed today’s activism, from the Dreamers to Occupy to Ferguson.
Renditions, an underground prison and a new CIA base are elements of an intensifying US war, according to a Nation investigation in Mogadishu.