BY staff | Chicago, IL | 6/26/13
Anti-war activists and Syrians again gathered in Federal Plaza here, June 25, to protest U.S. intervention in Syria.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 6/23/13
A coalition of anti-war groups held a rally against U.S. intervention in Syria June 21.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/21/13
Holding signs and banners, about 40 people gathered, June 19, on Lake Street Bridge which spans the Mississippi River to say no to the growing U.S. war on Syria. Passing cars honked in support of their message.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 6/19/13
On June 18, the Anti-War Committee - Chicago (AWC) organized a spirited protest against U.S. intervention in Syria.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 6/17/13
The Obama administration announced it will arm the Syrian opposition and the U.S. military has made plans to set up a No Fly Zone over Syrian territory.
BY Dave Schneider | Iran | 6/16/13
The dogs of war in the U.S. media bark and, in true Don Quixote fashion, it’s a sign that authors Hillary and Flynt Leverett are on the move.
BY Jared Hamil | Tampa, FL | 6/03/13
Protesters gathered in front of Senator Marco Rubio’s Tampa office May 31 to criticize the Comprehensive Immigration Reform bill currently being debated in the U.S. Senate and to demand, “Legalization for all!”
BY Matt Hastings | Tampa, FL | 6/03/13
On June 1 over 50 activists rallied at the MacDill Air Force Base, calling for the release of whistleblower Bradley Manning.
BY Meredith Aby | United States | 5/30/13
On May 23, President Barrack Obama gave a major counterterrorism speech at the National Defense University about U.S. drone warfare and the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
BY Dave Schneider | Washington D.C. | 5/29/13
On May 23, U.S. President Barack Obama delivered a speech at the National Defense University, supposedly outlining changes to the ‘counter-terrorism’ policy of the U.S. While the U.S. media hailed the speech as a significant change from the War on Terror policies of the Bush administration that carried into Obama’s first term, the president’s speech mostly doubled-down on the drone strikes and military actions that have brought death and destruction to people in the Middle East.