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By: Paul Gosar

Rep. Paul Gosar: Fighting Forever Wars Doesn't Put America First

In a new op-ed, Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona explains his vote to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Force against Iraq and his support for repealing the 2001 AUMF as well and bringing our troops home.... read more

08

Jul

By: Ron Paul

Ron Paul: So Went Vietnam, So Goes Afghanistan

As U.S. troops departed the Bagram Air Base, former congressman and presidential candidate Dr. Ron Paul compares the failure to remake Afghanistan in America's image to the pitfalls of the Vietnam War.... read more

08

Jul

By: Richard Engel, Courtney Kube, Marc Smith and Adela Suliman

We're Coming Home; U.S. Soldiers Depart Bagram Air Base

U.S. soldiers have withdrawn from the largest military base in Afghanistan, Bagram, once a bustling transit hall of over 100,000 troops.... read more

02

Jul

By: Daniel DePetris

Squawking Hawks Cry About Withdrawal

As our military withdrawal from Afghanistan proceeds, hawks keep squawking that the U.S. must keep a permanent troop contingent in country. These people aren't living in reality.... read more

02

Jul

By: Daniel L. Davis

Joe Biden Backslides on Afghanistan Withdrawal

There are reports that the U.S. will keep 650 soldiers stationed in Afghanistan, with debate over whether their task will be diplomatic defense at our embassy our continued support to the Kabul government in combat.... read more

30

Jun

By: Glenn Greenwald

Glenn Greenwald on Joe Biden's Illegal, Unnecessary Missile Strikes

Award winning independent journalist Glenn Greenwald analyzes the legal arguments laid out by the Biden White House's missile strikes in Syria and Iraq.... read more

29

Jun

By: John Allen Gay

Afghan National Army: Twenty Years of Investment Disintegrating in Six Months

Despite two decades of nation-building, training, and investment, we are witnessing the rapid collapse of the Afghan National Security Forces.... read more

29

Jun

By: Fiona Harrigan

Repealing the 2002 AUMF Isn't Enough, President Biden

If we're going to bring our troops home, the Biden administration is going to have to take much stronger steps than only repealing one AUMF.... read more

18

Jun

By: Kelley Vlahos

Repeal All AUMFs, Not Just the Easy Ones

As Congress moves to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force, our attention should remain on the 2001 AUMF.... read more

16

Jun

By: Dave DeCamp

Biden Endorses Repeal of 2002 AUMF Against Iraq

The White House has announced its support for a congressional bill that will repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force.... read more

15

Jun

By: Ron Paul

Ron Paul: Why Our Wars Are Endless

Dr. Ron Paul explains why its in the interests of Washington DC to favor perpetual war.... read more

14

Jun

By: Adam Weinstein

U.S. Air Force Out of Afghanistan

As the military withdrawal from Afghanistan continues, the U.S. government should not give reassurances to the Afghan government that it'll continue to support it through aerial bombings.... read more

14

Jun

By: Andrew Bacevich

What Happened to Plain Speaking Generals?

American national security is not benefited by generals speaking like politicians. Our people are owed clear answers about the failures of our endless wars in the Middle East.... read more

08

Jun

By: Paul Waldman

Honor and Respect Veterans, Not the Unconstitutional Wars They Fought In

In reflections after Memorial Day, Americans must realize the best way to honor those soldiers who died in war is to hold the wars themselves to a higher standard.... read more

08

Jun

By: Daniel L. Davis

Fighting Endless Wars to Protect Chinese Oil Access

With 50,000 soldiers stationed in the Middle East, the United States is the primary protector of oil flow into the Chinese economy, equaling 11 million barrels a day. Why?... read more

04

Jun

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