Nation Topics - US Wars and Military Action
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From signature strikes in Pakistan to police violence in Baltimore, the state is seemingly uninterested in even counting how many people it kills.
The lesson US presidents learned from it was not no more wars, just no more drafts.
The Vietnam War was indisputably an American-grown disaster. But why let truth stand in the way of glory?
On the war’s 50th anniversary, peace activists will be challenging the Pentagon’s whitewashed history.
In the new politics of Afghanistan, the Obama administration finds itself being reduced to the status of bystander.
When it comes to the Pentagon’s new spending budget, the answer is not more money.
For the daughter of two radical pacifists, antiwar advocacy runs in the family.
An internal Air Force memo reveals that the US military’s drone wars are in major trouble.
Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange.
It would lead to more killing and end the last remnants of cooperation between Washington and Moscow.