David Swanson is the author of "When the World Outlawed War," "War Is A Lie" and "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union." He blogs at and and works for the online activist organization

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09 October 2006
With "The Genius of Impeachment: The Founders' Cure for Royalism," John Nichols has produced a masterpiece that should be required reading in every high school...
30 September 2006
Remember the great harm done to the moral core of our nation when, according to the excited news reports following Kenneth Starr's great work in life, children...
23 September 2006
Some say the globe will end by warming,
Some say nuclear war.
At the risk of being too alarming,
I hold with those who favor warming.
03 September 2006
On Tuesday, September 5th, at least three things will change.  Congress will finish vacationing and return to its long and difficult task of destroying the...
15 August 2006
Last December, when Congressman John Conyers released a huge report documenting the evidence that Bush and Cheney had lied us into a war, he also introduced a...
11 August 2006
SEATTLE -- Ricky Clousing, a Sergeant in the U.S. Army, and a veteran of the Iraq War who has been AWOL for a year announced today at the Veterans for Peace...