Category Archives: The Left’s Challenge

What We Should Really Remember On Memorial Day

by  Braden Avant  On Memorial Day, we hear countless repetitions of something like “Let’s remember what this day is about.  God bless the troops.  Thank you for giving us our freedoms.” As many people repeat these knee-jerk reactions on government … Continue reading

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Memorial Day! Americans Honor Military that Slaughters Children

[This isn’t meant to be a feel good piece. It’s controversial. If you have a different anti-war opinion you would like to be published, contact me at akeaton@antiwar.com.] by jay janson Former US Attorney General Ramsey Clark in his book … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY 2015: Can We Write Our Own Story?

By Joe Scarry In past years, I’ve reminded people that Memorial Day is a day, most of all, to renew our commitment to NOT waging war. In 2012, in particular, I was thinking about this in the wake of the … Continue reading

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Spring Rising: An Anti-War Intervention in DC

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Spring Rising: An antiwar intervention March 18-21, 2015

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Meet Your New Warmongery Overlords

A brief overview of the U.S. Senate’s incoming freshman class’ foreign policy views is not pretty. Even those newly elected senators who seem to indicate some skepticism of foreign military intervention and a willingness to cut military spending couch their … Continue reading

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Cutting Defense: Are We STUCK?

By Joe Scarry, reprinted with permission from Scarry Thoughts The Chicago Council on Global Affairs released a study this week based on survey data collected from over 2,000 respondents. The survey has important data on Americans’ attitudes toward foreign affairs … Continue reading

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