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Life Under the Empire

Trish Schuh | The U.S. is trying to win the "hearts and minds" of the Iraqi people, and failing. more...  0 Comments

London Bombings: The Price of Empire

Tariq Ali | Originally published in the UK Guardian. more...  0 Comments

Indypendent: Bush & Blair’s War on the World

A.K. Gupta | A CIA report concludes Iraq is becoming an "even more effective training ground for Islamic extremists than Afghanistan." more...  0 Comments

Hiroshima Cover-up: Stripping the War Department's Timesman of His Pulitzer

Amy Goodman and David Goodman | This weekend marks the sixtieth anniversary of the U.S. bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. William Laurence, the New York Times reporter who covered the bombings was also on the US government payroll. Journalists Amy Goodman and David Goodman call for the Pulitzer Board to strip Laurence and his paper, The New York Times, of the undeserved prize. See a href="http://www.commondreams.org/headlines05/0806-01.htm">Commondreams for more info. more...  0 Comments

CUSP OF ARMAGEDDON

R. M. SACHERE | INTELLIGENCE IS "DUAL USE" - YOUR FREE WILL CHOICE ALLOWS HOW YOU USE IT OR LOSE IT!
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ORANGE FRIDAY: 24 Hours of Action to End the Occupation if Iraq

Spyder | This text is a national call to action to ends the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan. On September 30, 2005 (Orange Friday), our cities shut down: instead of going to work or going to class, instead of driving our cars or buying anything, we attend teach-ins, lectures, workshops, and demonstrations. We mourn, learn, organize and resist. more...  0 Comments

Bush's 9/11 Foreknowledge Recalled

Daithí Mac Lochlainn | From 1789 until 1949, the U.S. Department of War was the executive military department of the United States. It later became the Department of the Army and was incorporated into the Department of Defense.

Perhaps, the DoD ought to change its name back to the "Department of War", since before, during and even after September 11th, 2001, our illustrious Schizophrenic-in-Chief has shown more interest in waging war on other countries than in defending this one.

Future (and current) servicemen and women deserve "honest labeling" for what they are joining. more...  0 Comments

NY Times coverage of Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings

NY Times | Amy Goodman and David Goodman, authors of The Exception to the Rulers, are calling for the Pulitzer Prize Committee to withdraw the award given to the NY Times for its coverage of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki attacks at the time. more...  0 Comments

Surviving the Bomb

John Tarleton | This week marks the 60th anniversary of the U.S. atom bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. Vigils and Anti-Nuke protests are planned for NYC and around the country this Saturday. more...  0 Comments

Hiroshima Rembrance Candlelight March from Tompkins Square Park 8:30 Saturday

James Klicker |


Protest the Greatest Act of Terrorism in History - 80,000 dead on August 6, - 140,000 by the end of the year.
Assemble in Tompkins Square Park at 8:30, depart at 9:00.

"...my belief [was] that Japan was already defeated and that dropping the bomb was completely unncecessary.... Japan was, at that very moment, seeking some way to surrender with a minimum loss of 'face'."

-Gen. Dwight David Eisenhower


"...we knew we didn't need to do it... we used them as an experiment for two atomic bombs."

-Brigadier General Carter Clarke, military intelligence officer in charge of preparing intercepted Japanese cables for President Truman.Assemble in Tompkins Square Park at 8:30 PM, depart at 9:00.

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World Tribunal on Iraq : Final Declaration of the Jury of Conscience

AmigaPhil | The World Tribunal on Iraq met in Istanbul from 24-26 June 2005. The principal objective of the WTI is to tell and disseminate the truth about the Iraq War, underscoring the accountability of those responsible and underlining the significance of justice for the Iraqi people. Here is the final declaration of the jury of conscience :
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Bomb ended WW2: Lie. Military Recruiter promises: Lies

Bronx Action for Justice and Peace | Anti-war, anti-nuke protest at military recruiting center in the bronx more...  0 Comments

Hiroshima exhibit, permitted procession & unpermitted march

War Resister's League | SOLEMN PROCESSION TO COMMEMORATE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF ATOMIC
BOMBINGS OF HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI more...  0 Comments

Anti-Nuke RingOut in Central Mark in Remembrance of A-bomb victims

 | RingOut presents a free 60th anniversary Hiroshima RingOut
Observance with anti-nuke installations at the Pinetum in Central Park,
Friday, August 6, 2005, from 6-7:30 PM. more...  0 Comments

History of A-bomb and Hiroshima/Nagasaki

Yusuf Al-Khabbaz | In this month are the 60th anniversaries of the American atom bombing of two Japanese cities, Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The bombings ushered in the "nuclear age," which saw the development of ever more powerful weapons of mass destruction; it also began the "cold war," in which the United States of America and the Soviet Union squared off with their massive nuclear arsenals, at times coming to the brink of nuclear warfare. Today, many states possess and test nuclear weapons, and others are attempting to develop them. Given the current turbulent military and political climate of the world, with Americans once again marching toward global warfare, perhaps it would be prudent for everyone to step back and join Japan's remembrance. more...  0 Comments

Saturday Vigil for 60th Anniv. of Hiroshima/Nagasaki

Pax Christi | Pax Christi Metro New York invites you to join in a Prayer Walk for Repentance and Transformation on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki more...  0 Comments

Civil War In Iraq, Made In the USA

AK Gupta | (from the latest issue of the Indypendent): "Every single thing the U.S. did led to civil war," says Christian Parenti, author of "The Freedom," his account of occupied Iraq. "The failure of reconstruction, the firing of the army, the blatant theft of Iraqi oil money, the use of the Badr Brigade, the use of Peshmerga, the use of death squads, the use of indiscriminate detention and torture, the destruction of Falluja and other towns in Al Anbar province," explains Parenti, created a raging insurgency and sparked civil war. more...  4 Comments

U.S. Journalist Murdered in Basra

Anon | A journalist and New Yorker named Steven Vincent has been found murdered in the Iraqi city of Basra. He is believed to be the first non-embedded U.S. journalist intentionally killed in Iraq. more...  0 Comments

Military Recruiters Feel Pressure

antrim caskey | New York, July 14 --The New York City Counter-Recruitment Campaign demonstrated in front of military recruiting offices on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn this afternoon. more...  9 Comments

Bush Regime Made False Iraq Chemical Weapons Claim

Bush is the spawn of Satan | Denmark: Arms Found in Iraq Probably Not Chemical Wed January 14, 2004 12:02 PM ET COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The Danish Army said Wednesday initial tests showed a cache of mortar rounds found buried in Iraq on Jan. 9 did not contain any chemical substances as originally suspected. "The expert group from the Iraq Survey Group have investigated five ... and none of them have showed any trace of chemical substances," the Danish Army Operational Command said in a statement. Samples would be sent to the United States for further tests, the command said. http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=topNews&storyID=4126920 more...  0 Comments

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