How the Pentagon forcibly removed Diego Garcia islanders and gassed their dogs

In order to convert the sleepy Indian Ocean island of Diego Garcia into a military base, the U.S. forcibly transported its 2,000 Chagossian inhabitants into exile.

‘No escalation' is first step to peace in Afghanistan

As the administration continues crucial discussions of next steps in Afghanistan, a broad coalition of peace organizations last week launched a new campaign, NoEscalation.org.


Obama’s Peace Prize: Wise and timely

In conferring the Nobel Peace Prize on President Barack Obama, the Nobel committee made a wise and timely decision.


Working for peace in Afghanistan

After eight years of U.S. war in Afghanistan, ferment is growing in the country and the Congress about Washington’s next steps.