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▶ Truthout Interviews William Rivers Pitt and Dahr Jamail on the Mass Destruction of Iraq

Ted Asregadoo speaks to Truthout staff writers William Rivers Pitt and Dahr Jamail about their new book, The Mass Destruction of Iraq, as well as the lead-up to the war, the devastation it wrought and the current conflicts that are tearing the country apart. By Ted Asregadoo   Truthout.org | Video Interview   17 August 2014 (Image: […]

William Rivers Pitt | Land of the Free, Unless You’re a Woman

“….With Tuesday’s orders, the conservative majority has effectively endorsed the idea that religious objections to insurance that covers any form of preventative healthcare for women have merit.” By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed  Friday, 04 July 2014 09:15 Rise Up Times Editor’s Note:  Across the world women are under attack. Women in America did not expect these attacks to […]

▶ Truthout Interviews, Featuring William Rivers Pitt on the State of the Nation

By Ted Asregado  Truthout | Video Interview  02 February 2014  Truthout.org President Barack Obama enters the House Chamber of the Capitol Building to deliver the State of the Union address, Jan. 28, 2014. (Photo: Gabriella Demczuk / The New York Times) A politician who tries to please as many factions as he or she can often ends up […]

William Rivers Pitt | Tonight, I Raise a Glass

WILLIAM RIVERS PITT FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT Tuesday, 31 December 2013 17:52  truthout.org Tonight, I raise a glass to many upon many, and to many more again. I raise a glass to those who ran to the sound and the smoke and the screams and the blood on Boylston Street in Boston, to do what […]

William Rivers Pitt> To Be We the People Once Again

These are hard times, man. Hard times. Thursday, 04 July 2013 09:02  By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) Did you hear about Jeffrey Olson? The guy from San Diego who wrote things like “No thanks, big banks” and “Shame on Bank of America” in water-soluble chalk on the sidewalk? He was looking at […]

William Rivers Pitt> It Is Enough> An Open Letter to the Sick at Heart

It Is Enough: An Open Letter to the Sick at Heart By William Rivers Pitt    Wednesday, 09 May 2012 09:19 Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. A holy man stands before his flock and says, “Dads, the second you see your son dropping the limp wrist, […]

William Rivers Pitt> The Finger of Fate Upon You

The Finger of Fate Upon You Friday, 23 March 2012 11:06By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed A protester during a rally of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators in New York, March 17, 2012. (Photo: Robert Stolarik / The New York Times) Then the morning came when I opened my eyes and felt the finger of Fate upon […]