25,000 U.S. Troops to Remain in Afghanistan for a Decade After the Supposed "End of the War" in 2014?

Well, we still have tens of thousands of troops, and dozens of bases, in Germany, Japan and South Korea, don’t we? Last spring, when President Obama announced a “Strategic Partnership [...]

The War Supplemental Vote in the House Soon

The U.S. House of Representatives is on the verge of voting on the final war supplemental! They have passed the rule, but it doesn’t look like they have the votes yet to pass the [...]

House Supplemental Votes and Rep. McGovern’s Afghanistan Exit Strategy Bill

You can find how your Representative voted by clicking here. Sources tell me that Chairman Obey will not allow any changes or amendments to the supplemental.  I think it is very important to [...]

A Palin Poem

I CAN SEE RUSSIA FROM MY HOUSE! as alaska slathers on lipstick and hits the street and McPalin oil pimps draw maps for drilling her body as tundra goes tropical, glaciers cry cracks in gaunt [...]

US Troops are Heading to Georgia

An Action Alert from our affiliate Peace Action West Tell Congress to Keep and Eye on the President The headlines today report that president Bush is sending troops to Georgia on a humanitarian [...]