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“Sanctions can be more deadly than bullets.”
Why do vendors who contract with the [State of] Minnesota have to pledge allegiance to Israel?
Hedges: The Palestinians are poor. They are powerless. They have no voice or influence in the halls of power. They are demonized. They do not have well-heeled lobbyists doling out campaign contributions and pushing through pro-Palestinian legislation.
False history leads to bad decisions How Much War Does Washington Want? Andrew Cockburn, Axis of Logic Wednesday, Mar 26, 2014 |In 1919, after allied sanctions on food shipments had starved the Kaiser’s Germany into submission, President Wilson endorsed the continued use of sanctions to settle international disputes as an “economic, peaceful, silent, deadly remedy.” […]
Iran War on the Ballot By Robert Parry (about the author) OpEdNews Op Eds 10/28/2012 opednews.com Cross-posted from Consortium News Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama at the Oct. 22 debate which concentrated on foreign policy. (Photo credit: barackobama.com) A deal to resolve the Iranian nuclear dispute, based on face-to-face negotiations between Iranian and U.S. officials, […]
Actions and Facts to Oppose Growing U.S. War Danger vs. Syria or Iran 6/23 – 7/1 Emergency Protests Against the Growing Threat of War on Syria or Iran “Day After” Demos within 24 hours of any NATO attack Hands Off Syria and Iran! End the Drone Wars! We Need Jobs, Education and Healthcare, Not Endless […]
Why Not Attack Iran? By: David Swanson Thursday January 5, 2012 11:57 pm Fire Dog Lake The push to attack Iran has been on for so long that entire categories of arguments for it (such as that the Iranians are fueling the Iraqi resistance) have come and gone. At DontAttackIran.org we’ve been collecting the arguments for and against […]