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Top Poisoner of Pacific Is U.S. Military

Photo: Okinawans have endured PFAS foaming for years. By David Swanson, World BEYOND War “We’re number one!” The United States famously fails to actually lead the world in anything desirable, but it does lead the world in many things, and one of them turns out to be...
Andrew Bacevich, What Have They (and We) Learned?

Andrew Bacevich, What Have They (and We) Learned?

By almost any measure, we Americans are living through trying times. As a nation, we are long accustomed to being history’s spoiled child. Now, it seems our luck may be running out.

Here Come the 1968 Mistakes Again

Here Come the 1968 Mistakes Again

Every four years since 1968, the same cautionary tale is retold: If the Vietnam War protesters had been well-behaved…