Middle East

What If They Held a War…

Today, March 19th, marks the 17th anniversary of Shock and Awe, the most recent imperialist assault on Iraq by the United States. Even as we struggle in these times, we must recognize that we do not struggle alone. That there are those worldwide that ache and cry out for peace. And that we, as children [...]

By |2020-03-19T19:49:23-04:00March 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Code Pink protests Saudi Arabia

This afternoon, Code Pink organized an action outside the Saudi embassy protesting the gross human rights violations and the strong US ties to this backwards and cruel regime. Protestors carried cards with the images of political prisoners, including blogger Raif Badawi (sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes), Ashraf Fayadh (Palestinian poet and [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:58-05:00December 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today’s featured speaker: War Criminal

This morning, Dick Cheney spoke at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) in Washington DC. Not only is Cheney a war criminal, war profiteer, and torturer, he has boldly and proudly stated that he would do it all again. Instead of speaking in his own defense at the International Criminal Court, Cheney was invited to speak [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:06-05:00September 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Code Pink shatters a sociopath’s echo chamber

This morning, Code Pink attended a Senate Hearing on the "President's request for authorization to use force against ISIS." Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey were present to discuss ISIS and the use of military force. Here's some context. First [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:15-05:00March 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments