Voices of the Street Voices of the Street

Even before the crucial February 14 meeting of the Security Council (after this issue went to press), a significant milestone was reached in the form of the proposal by France,...

Feb 13, 2003 / Editorial / The Editors

Mighty in Pink Mighty in Pink

A clever new wave of feminist antiwar activism manages to avoid old clichés.

Feb 13, 2003 / Feature / Liza Featherstone

The Army’s Empire Skeptics The Army’s Empire Skeptics

Officers are raising serious questions about manpower, morale and technology.

Feb 13, 2003 / Feature / Jason Vest

Republic or Empire? Republic or Empire?

As the senior American diplomat in Baghdad during Desert Shield, I advocated a muscular US response to Saddam's brutal annexation of Kuwait in flagrant violation of the United ...

Feb 13, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Joseph Wilson

Letter to America Letter to America

War for the wrong reasons will delegitimize the instrument itself.

Feb 13, 2003 / Feature / Ramesh Thakur

Venezuela’s Media Coup Venezuela’s Media Coup

Poor Endy Chávez, outfielder for the Navegantes del Magallanes, one of Venezuela's big baseball teams. Every time he comes up to bat, the local TV sportscasters start in...

Feb 13, 2003 / Column / Naomi Klein

Code Orange Code Orange

The whole sad, messy world was on Code Orange alert on the day I left for England.

Feb 13, 2003 / Column / Patricia J. Williams

The Great ‘Intelligence’ Fraud The Great ‘Intelligence’ Fraud

Events do rush by us in a blur, I know, but let's not abandon Secretary of State Colin Powell's February 5 UN speech to the graveyard of history without one last backward glanc...

Feb 13, 2003 / Beat the Devil / Alexander Cockburn

Letter From Iraq Letter From Iraq

Resigned to war, even government opponents say they'll fight their attackers.

Feb 13, 2003 / Feature / Jeremy Scahill

Who’s in Charge? Who’s in Charge?

On October 4, 2001--less than a month after that horrific day--George W. Bush and the members of his National Security Council were nailing down the details of the coming war i...

Feb 13, 2003 / Books & the Arts / David Corn