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The New Lie About Iraq - Jon Basil Utley

The newest lie about the Iraq war is that the truth about Iraq was not known before the American attack in 2003. One needs only to search for “ 315 more words

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Sejarah Berdarah Di Lukut

LBagi anak-anak muda sekarang, jika kita sebut peristiwa 13 Mei 1969, ramai yang tidak tahu. Kalau kita tanya mereka sejarah-sejarah penting Tanah Air kita, kebanyakannya tidak berapa tahu. 155 more words

Politik

Standing Army

From “We Who Dare to Say No to War”, William Jennings Bryan at the Democratic National Convention 1900.

“A large standing army is not only a pecuniary burden to the people and, if accompanied by compulsory service, a constant source of irritation but it is even a menace to a republican form of government. 172 more words

Anti-War

Does this sound familiar?

From “We Who Dare to Say No to War”. The following is an excerpt from William Graham Sumner’s Essay about the effects of the Spanish-American war. 355 more words

Anti-War

GREATEST THREAT TO FREE SPEECH COMES NOT FROM TERRORISM, BUT FROM THOSE CLAIMING TO FIGHT IT

BY GLENN GREENWALD  @ggreenwald

WEDNESDAY AT 8:28 AM

We learned recently from Paris that the Western world is deeply and passionately committed to free expression and ready to march and fight against attempts to suppress it.  192 more words

Everyone Has to Practice Nonviolence. Now. by Rev. John Dear

Dandelion Salad

by Rev. John Dear
originally published on Common Dreams
May 14, 2015

The death of unarmed Freddie Gray in police custody and the subsequent riots in Baltimore demonstrate the profound systemic injustice in our country, as well as the complete misunderstanding and widespread hypocrisy about nonviolence. 2,127 more words

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Can We Ever Make Anti-War Fashionable? by Lucy Steigerwald -- Antiwar.com

It does my old heart good to see that Americans are once again taking to the streets….as an aging hippie protester I believe in the power of the people….even though it has been degraded in the past we can still make a difference……..Americans are protesting mostly around economic issues and social issues… 60 more words

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