(2 comments) SHARE Sunday, March 28, 2010 AIPAC: Telling a Whopper
At the annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee in Washington DC, tall tales were the norm while activists sought to bring a little reality to the AIPAC bubble.
SHARE Friday, November 6, 2009 My Memories of Fort Hood
In light of the tragedy at Fort Hood, I look back on my experience there in 2006 giving information to soldiers on how to get out of the military.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, September 24, 2009 Italy's Fallen Soldiers
As Italy honors the six paratroopers killed in Afghanistan, it's interesting to look at the differences, and similarities, in how military deaths are covered in Italy and the U.S.
SHARE Monday, July 13, 2009 Yes We Camp
During the G8 summit, the people of the central Italian town of L'Aquila protest the militarization of their city and shock doctrine economic policies following the April earthquake.
SHARE Sunday, February 22, 2009 U.S. Military Base in Vicenza, Italy Gets Final Approval
As U.S. and Italian officials announce the final approval of the new U.S. base in Vicenza, Italy, the movement that has kept up constant protest for nearly three years pledges to continue as long as it takes. Pelosi: I wonder how many Americans know that there are 14,000 U.S. troops in Italy, how many know of the Italian leadership role in combating nuclear proliferation." She promised a new era of cooperation
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 12, 2007 Camping for Peace in Vicenza, Italy
Report from the first few days of a week-long activist campout organized by the local movement against a new U.S. military base in Vicenza, Italy, a UNESCO World Heritage City.