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The US has managed to turn a post-communist, enemy-less world into a hive of imminent threat.
Director Kirby Dick and producer Amy Ziering tell The Nation what the military can do to prevent sexual assault.
We continue to obsess about Iran's fantasy weapons, but pay remarkably little attention to the existing nuclear weapons in the region—Israel's.
Before the Iraq War, there was Guantánamo, the AUMF, My Lai and more. What you don’t know can hurt you.
The NSA Four reveal how a toxic mix of cronyism and fraud blinded the agency before 9/11.
Since the dawn of air power, supporters have advanced fantasies that, again and again, have failed to pan out—while civilians die in often staggering numbers.
Despite efforts to discredit him, Bradley Manning's extraordinary statement in court revealed that, like other whistleblowers, he was driven by his concern for the greater good.
Our self-righteous country has a history of justifying conflicts that were based on lies.
It’s time to start asking questions of our veterans—hard questions—so that they're not shouldering the blame, or truth, of war alone.
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