In a remarkable, media-savvy protest, First Lieut. Ehren Watada has
refused orders to go to Iraq, claiming the war and the occupation
violate the Constitution, international law and Army regulations.
The War Tapes, a documentary shot by US soldiers and sanctioned by the military, may turn out to be the most powerful statement against the war to date.
What does it take to motivate young people to meaningful political action? This VideoNation report looks at how three protests drew three very different constituencies.
How can John McCain make himself more exciting to voters? He needs to team up with Madonna!
President Bush will seek to comfort victims of his presidency as they try to make sense of the destruction he has caused.
The Nation's Christopher Hayes discusses the Right's woeful misunderstanding of the country's gas prices crisis.
Richmond Mayor Douglas Wilder discusses the need to focus on rebuilding American cities from the inside out.
Keith Olbermann says that when it comes to FISA, the Democrats are doing 'a collective impression of Homer Simpson falling off a cliff.'
Progressive Congressman Robert Wexler discusses his new book and what liberalism means for America.