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Happy Thanksgiving, America: born out of war 400 years ago and at war endlessly ever since
1914: When a perfectly good war was ruined by a tragic outbreak of football
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Why no Remembrance Day black poppies for 16,000 First World War refusers?
The black poppy commemorates all those who have died due to imperialist war and its legacy: dead soldiers, dead civilians and dead conscientious objectors.
How many Muslim countries has the US bombed or occupied since 1980?
Obama's casual call for more powers to wage war shows how central, how commonplace, violence and militarism are in the US’s imperial management of the world.
Does refusing to wear the 'poppy hijab' make me a Muslim extremist?
Many non-Muslims and Muslims choose not to wear the poppy, says Sofia Ahmed, because they feel it has been appropriated by politicians and war mongers to celebrate militarism.
Good for the killing business: How world's biggest arms dealers exploit poppy day
Lockheed Martin and BAE are just two of the arms companies that the Royal British Legion has co-opted to sponsor red poppy events.
This year's poppy appeal song sanitizing its anti-war message is a disgrace
Sung by Joss Stone, the Royal British Legion's version of Eric Bogle's classic song
The Green Fields of France
has removed its powerful anti-war message.
How 'peace envoy' Tony Blair enables Israeli raids in illegally occupied West Bank
By pushing for Israel to “reduce military incursions,” Blair’s team appears to be implying that Israel has a legitimate right to undertake military activities on Palestinian land.
The grisly facts of world war one history are worth more than fake red poppy illusions
Recording only the British dead of world war one confirms the illusion that we are an island of heroes with no debt to anyone else, no fraternity for anyone else.
The catastrophe in Libya no one wants to talk about, least of all David Cameron
David Cameron is silent about the Libya he 'liberated' in 2011 as warring militias reduce it to primal anarchy in which nobody is safe.
Never again: anti-war veterans to carry white-poppy wreath on Remembrance Day
Veterans wearing white poppies will send a clear message to the government, most of whom have never served in the military or experienced war first hand, that war is not glorious.
Mission accomplished! The never-ending story of how to mess up Afghanistan
The disastrous history of “blowback”, not just on devastated Afghanistan, but on New York City and Washington, is painfully well known and not yet over. Not by half.
Israel has made 600,000 Palestinians homeless and is turning Gaza into a super-max prison
According to the UN, 100,000 homes have been destroyed or damaged, leaving nearly one in three of Gaza’s population homeless or in urgent need of humanitarian help.
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