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Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

Welcome to the “home front,” folks.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

The American war on terror shows no sign of abating—or succeeding.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

This Republican notion that Obama is shrinking the military could not be more wrong!

Posted on: Feb 7, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

The U.S. military is far from successful globally. In fact, failure is its middle name.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2015, Source: Tom Dispatch

If you want to be fearful of anything, don’t get into your vehicle, since that’s where 32,000 Americans die every year.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

We are getting ripped off in the name of spreading peace and democracy.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

This race is more bizarre than a futuristic science fiction novel.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

Americans would generally live through their twenty-first-century wars as if they weren’t happening.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

The U.S. faces a major superpower conundrum.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

The cost of our massive military and endless wars is almost beyond comprehension, and non stop.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

In 2015, you’re going to hear far more about protecting Americans from everything that endangers them least.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: Tom Dispatch

We're all listening to a daily soundtrack of hysteria.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

It has a terrible record of getting anything right in a timely way.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

Thirteen years of regional war, occupation, and intervention played a major role in clearing the ground for the group.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

We may be hardwired for prediction. But we're terrible at it.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

This is quite a development for a president who took special pride in getting us out of Iraq.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

Walking away from failed, immoral wars is just not the American way.

Posted on: May 29, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

There's no escaping the national security or corporate surveillance state.

Posted on: May 22, 2014, Source:

Is climate change a crime against humanity? Let's go with... Yes.

Posted on: May 6, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

As a school boy, I knew the world could end. I just never thought it would be at our own hands.