Today's Highlights

The Korean Imbroglio: Doug Bandow
Reverting to Form: Alan Bock
The Law of Opposites: Rep. Ron Paul
Five Years In, Bush Is Losing Terror War: Jim Lobe
World's View of the US 'War on Terror': N. Solomon

Miss the quotes?
Original Letters Blog Casualties of War Contact Donate

Updated September 10, 2006 - 9:24 PM EDT
At Least 62,006 Killed in Terror War
  Bin Laden Trail Goes 'Stone Cold'
  Investigation: The CIA's Secret Prisons
  CIA Still Hiding 'Ghost' Captives
  CIA, FBI Rift Began at Secret Interrogation
Cheney: Despite No WMD, War Justified
  US Death Count Excludes Bombs, Mortar Attacks
  Army Official: Rumsfeld Forbade Talk of Postwar Plans
  At Least 6 Killed in Iraq as Police Find 16 More Tortured Corpses
  Senate Reports Say Saddam Rejected Cooperating With Terrorists
  Iraq Parliament Delays Divisive Federal Debate, Maliki Delays Iran Visit
  Tortured Screams Ring Out as Iraqis Take Over Abu Ghraib
Syria Rejects EU Border Presence
  Israeli Arab MP Warns Syria of Potential Attack
  Hamas Sources: Prisoner Swap Negotiations at Dead End
UK Offers More Troops for Afghanistan if Allies Refuse
  Afghan Governor Killed as NATO Claims to Kill 94 Taliban
  Top UK Soldier Quits Over 'Grotesque' Afghan War
  More Attacks Expected in Afghanistan: Karzai
Be Very Afraid: 9/11 and the Overactive Imagination  by Jeff A. Taylor
Bush the Pitiful  by Paul Craig Roberts
A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Protracted Conflict – and Defeat  by Michael Vlahos
The Law of Opposites  by Rep. Ron Paul
The World's View of the US 'War on Terror'  by Norman Solomon
Bully Bolton  by Gordon Prather

More Viewpoints

Read more
US Accused of Covert Operations in Somalia
British Forces Stretched to the Limit
Russian Diplomats: N. Korea 'Determined to Carry Out Underground Nuclear Test'
Iraq: Media Dead Zone
Iran Tied to Closure of Arab TV Station in Iraq
Kerry Seeks More US Troops for Afghanistan
In Change of Tone, Bush Interested in 'Learning More' About Iran
Iraq Defends Arab TV Channel Ban
Today in Iraq
Iraq's Sunni Arab Vice President Calls on Insurgents to Join Political Process
US General: Roadside Bombs Bigger Threat Than RPGs to Troops in Iraq
Shi'ite Festival Draws Millions of Iraqis
Violence Averted at Iraq Festival
Iraq Shi'ites Use Festival to Call for Regional Autonomy
Duty Is a Religion to Traffic Wardens in Iraq
Attacks Continue
At Least 13 Killed, 11 Corpses Found in Iraq
Tribal Leader Killed by Gunmen in Northern Iraq
Iraq Newspaper Designer Shot Dead
Baghdad Attack Wounds Three US Soldiers
Security Developments in Iraq, Sept. 10
Security Developments in Iraq, Sept. 9
Detaining Justice
Lindsey Graham: Accused Terrorists Must See Evidence Against Them
Bush Claims Secret CIA Jails Stopped Second 9/11
Officials Dispute Bush's Account of Success With Detainee
Bush Pushes Congress to Pass Plan for Detainee 'Trials'
Will Senate Back Bush on Interrogation Limits?
From Baltimore Suburbs to a Secret CIA Prison
Merkel Spurns US Over CIA Prisons
McCain: Treatment of Detainees Damaging US Image
US 'War on Terror'
How US Merchants of Fear Sparked a $130 Billion Bonanza
FBI Keeps Its Eyes Fixed on Hezbollah
Poll: Americans Reject Phone,
E-Mail Surveillance
False Accusation Creates a 9/11 Footnote
Lawsuit Details Halliburton's Taxpayer-Funded Super Bowl Party
Global 'War on Terror'
Singapore Cited 'Terrorist' Threat in Activist Ban: World Bank
Japanese Company Increases Exports of Gadget That Screens Liquid
The War at Home
Cheney’s Power No Longer Goes Unquestioned
Poll: US Is Less Respected Now, Say Americans
Bush Says Dividing Iraq Into Separate Regions Would Be a Mistake
4 Iraq War Vets Detained at Pentagon
More Muslims Arrive in US After 9/11 Dip
New York Muslims Beset by Suspicion
US Military
Found Air Force Major Says She Was Kidnapped and Beaten in Kyrgyzstan
Pentagon Analyst Gets Light Jail Term for Spying
Global Iraq Fallout
Slain Soldier's Dad Favors Iraq Withdrawal (MO)
Michigan Interpreter Knew of Dangers in Iraq
Marine (OH) Who Survived One Attack Killed Days Later
Soldier (LA) With Ties to Illinois Would Have Come Home This Month
Tulsa (OK) Police Officer Killed Serving in Iraq
Redlands (CA) Servicewoman Killed in Iraq
Myrtle Beach (SC) Soldier Killed in Iraq
Enfield (CT) Recalls a 19-Year-Old Determined to Be a Marine
Mesa (AZ) Soldier Killed in Iraq
Culpeper (VA) Soldier Dies During Mortar Attack
Toms River (NJ) Mourning Loss of Soldier in Iraq
Merrill (MI) Grieves
Slain Marine (NM) Devoted to 'God and Country'
Family Shares Memories of Soldier (PA)
Providence (RI) Soldier Killed in Iraq
Childhood Friend to Lead Service for Soldier (MO)
He Was Known as 'Eug' (MI)
Soldier From Puerto Rico Killed in Iraq
Navy Medic, St Louis (MO) EMT, Dedicated Life to Helping Others
Army Sergeant From Portland (OR) Killed in Iraq
Nebraska Guardsman Killed by Roadside Bomb
US Army Battalion, Marines Honor Fallen Soldier, Medic (CA) Killed in Iraq
Virginia Beach (VA) Soldier, Wounded in April, Dies
Marine From Charlotte (SC) Killed in Iraq
Soldier From Wilton (CT) Killed in Iraq
Weekend Reviews
Liberty and the Warfare State
Countdown to Disaster
Veterans Write About War and Peace
Military Intelligence and You!
In Her Son's Name
An Unbalanced Look at Private Contractors in Iraq
EU Official Says Iran Nuclear Talks 'Constructive'
Russia Hardens Stance on Iran's Nuclear Plans
China Calls for Peaceful Iran Resolution
Khatami Says 9/11 Attackers Will Not Go to Heaven
Khatami: Suicide Bombings Are an Injustice and Hurt Islam
NATO Soldier Killed in Afghanistan Battle
Security Crackdown in Kabul After Blast
Coalition Focusing on East Afghanistan
Afghanistan Remembers Anti-Taliban Hero Amid Surge in Violence
Get Troops Out, Say Sisters of Soldier Killed by Taliban
Canada Ratchets Up Force, Sends Tanks to Afghanistan
Canadian Military Buying Infrared Markers and Strobes to Combat Friendly Fire
Despite Denials, Canadian Tanks Going to Afghanistan
A Fragile Cease-Fire
Hezbollah Lies Just Below the Surface in South Lebanon as Troops Move In
More French Troops Arrive in Lebanon to Reinforce UN
Britain Provides Warship for UN Lebanon Force
Pakistani Troops to De-Mine Lebanon
70-Year-Old Lebanese Man Critically Wounded by Israeli Cluster Bomb
Lebanon Left to Face Most Basic of Issues
Beirut's Anger Over Lasting Damage
After the Bombs, Environmental Calamity
Poisonous Clouds of Pollution Spread After Israel Air Strike
Thousands Rally in Tel Aviv for State Probe Into War Failures
Arab Israeli MPs Defy Israel With Syrian Meetings
TV Film Stirs Israelis Over Captives
Haniyeh Accuses Blair of 'One-Sided' Policies That Punished Palestinians
Israeli PM to Meet Palestinian President
Gaza Businesses Urge End to Border Crossing Attacks
A Year After Israeli Pullout, Gaza Dreams of Renewal Lie in Tatters
Israeli Forces Clash With Militants in Gaza
New Pakistani Alliance to Fight Against Military Rule
Pakistan Denies Taliban Chief in Country
Suspected Militants Kill Alleged US Spy in Pakistani Tribal Zone
Muslims Denounce Bombings in India
Militants Kill Four in Kashmir
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Fighting Kills 26 Soldiers
Young Refugees Fertile Recruiting Ground for Tamil Tigers
Koizumi Endorses Hawkish Candidate Abe as Successor
Thousands Protest Taiwan President
Nepal PM: Arms Issue Should Be Resolved Before Talks
US Group Raises Concern Over Bangladesh Election Process
Putin Tells Experts He Will Step Down in 2008
Fears for Abducted Chechen Journalist
UK Agents 'Did Have Role in IRA Bomb Atrocities'
Brown Met Plotter Behind 'Blair Coup'
Montenegro Votes, With Post-Serbia Path Unclear
New Mexico Governor Persuades Sudan to Free Reporter
Sudan Defies UN With Plan to Crush Rebellion in Darfur
Sudan Calls for Talks After Annan Darfur Warning
Sudan Authorities Confiscate Independent Paper
Ethiopian Police Arrest Separatist 'Hit Squad'
Somali Islamic Militia Leader Calls for Humanitarian Aid
UN: Uganda's LRA Rebels Must Not Escape Justice
Toxic Spill Threatens Ivory Peace Talks
Briton Linked to Congo War Crimes
Obrador Rejects Mexico Election Defeat
Opponents of Bolivian President Strike

Justin Raimondo

Alan Bock
Reverting to Form

Doug Bandow
The Korean Imbroglio: Disengage and Ignore

Praful Bidwai
War on Terror Leaves
World in Turmoil

Ivan Eland
Bush vs. Ahmadinejad:
A Mock Debate

Sascha Matuszak
China's Little Capitalists

Nebojsa Malic
True Colors

Charles Peña
Backdoor Draft

David R. Henderson
Should the US Nuke Iran and Syria?

Ran HaCohen
The End of Lebanon?

Additional Contributors

Reproduction of material from any original pages
without written permission is strictly prohibited.
Copyright 2006