Israel’s Prawer Plan: A New Trail of Tears

By: Tuesday December 3, 2013 6:29 pm

The Israeli government and Netanyahu administration are going ahead with plans to ethnically cleanse between 30,000 and 70,000 Bedouin Israeli citizens from the area of their ancient homeland into new abodes. It is the so-called Prawer Plan (or Prawer-Begin Plan).


‘You Failed to Break the Spirit of Bradley Manning’: An Open Letter to President Obama

By: Thursday August 22, 2013 5:12 pm

Dear President Obama:

As commander in chief, you’ve been responsible for the treatment of the most high-profile whistleblower in the history of the U.S. armed forces. Under your command, the United States military tried — and failed — to crush the spirit of Bradley Manning.

The Blood of Eden

By: Sunday January 9, 2011 9:23 am

So many American bodies are sprayed with blood, their own, their lover’s, their mother’s and father’s, their brother’s and sister’s. Oh we are so certain of our innocence, but we are a nation tattooed in crimson, eyes to belly, with Jackson Pollock’s The Deep

A very rough balancing out of American History.

By: Wednesday October 13, 2010 1:30 am

It may not be the best way, but not appealing the decision on DADT is just a just way to overturn a wrong-headed discriminatory policy.

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