Friday, February 22, 2019

Lawmakers reintroduce War Powers Resolution to end carnage in Yemen and reclaim Congress’ constitutional...

Both the House and Senate "should move swiftly to reassert [their] war powers and end U.S. support for this brutal, unconstitutional war."
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A war for oil? Bolton pushes privatization of Venezuela’s oil as US ratchets up...

As the Trump administration continues its attempt to oust Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, the U.S. has imposed a de facto embargo on oil from Venezuela’s state-run oil company.

The US military’s lost wars

In the future, the surest way to turn defeat into victory would be to avoid such needless wars.
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CodePink’s Medea Benjamin disrupts Pompeo speech to denounce U.S. regime change qgenda in Venezuela

Pompeo’s speech was interrupted by CodePink co-founder Medea Benjamin, who held a sign reading, ”OAS: Don’t Support a Coup in Venezuela.”

‘The bleeding wound’

Afghanistan and the implosion of America.

Ground zero Nagasaki

It’s essential for us to remember such grim details, not just for the sake of history, but for our future.

Saving America and the world by slashing US military spending

Instead, we need to spend this huge totally wasted share of our national wealth on our own long neglected social needs and on saving this country and world from an increasingly obvious looming environmental catastrophe.

Bernie Sanders: Democrats need to rein in our out-of-control military spending

Democrats must challenge unnecessary spending and interventions—beginning with the war in Yemen.

The new Congress needs to create a green planet at peace

We must transform our lethal energy system to one that sustains us, while creating genuine national and international security at peace with all of nature and humanity.

Bases, bases, everywhere…

“Undocumented bases are immune to oversight by the public and often even Congress.”