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After the Cataclysm: Postwar Indochina & the Reconstruction of Imperial Ideology (The Political Economy of Human Rights)
Chomsky, Noam; Herman, Edward S.
A carefully dcoumented asessment of Western reporting on post-1975 Indochina.
Age of Extremes: The Short Twentieth Century 1914 - 1991
Hobsbawm, Eric
A overview of the history of the years 1914 - 1991.
Chomsky, Noam
The Noam Chomsky Web site.
Eritrea: Struggle for Independence
Machida, Robert
One of the longest and most bitter nationalist struggles in Africa is being fought in Eritrea. The Horn of Africa has been the scene of tremendous levels of political upheaval, famine and intermittent...
The Great Class War: 1914-1918
Pauwels, Jacques R.
In this critical, revisionist account, historian Jacques Pauwels shows how the First World War was rooted in class strife that begin with the French Revolution in 1789 and continued long past the war ...
How They Sold the Iraq War
St. Clair, Jeffrey
The war on Iraq won't be remembered for how it was waged so much as for how it was sold: it was a propaganda war, a war of perception management.
Liberation, Then What?: Against The Current vol. 124
Webber, Jeffery R.
In a lucid contribution to our understanding of contemporary Africa, David Seddon and Leo Zeilig recently charted that continent's two waves of popular protest and class struggle over the last 40 year...
"Mr. Boston": Meet the Man Who Secretly Helped Daniel Ellsberg Leak Pentagon Papers to the Press
Goodman, Amy
Interview with historian Gar Alperovitz. Alperovitz has revealed for the first time the key role he and a handful of other activists played in helping whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg leak to journalists...
Our Generation: Volume 1, Number 1
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The first issue of the journal Our Generation Against Nuclear War
Our Generation: Volume 1 Number 2
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Special Supplement on the Berlin & German Question
Our Generation: Volume 1 Number 3
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Our Generation: Volume 2 Number 4
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Our Generation: Volume 2 number 1
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Our Generation: Volume 3 Number 1
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Our Generation: Volume 3 Number 2
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Our Generation: Volume 3 Number 3
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Special Issue on Unilateralism
Our Generation: Volume 5 Number 3
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Our Generation: Volume 6 Number 3
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Our Generation: Volume 7 Number 3
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Our Generation: Volume 9 Number 2
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The Profits of War: Planning to Bomb Iran: Against The Current vol. 125
Hossein-zadeh, Ismael
It is no longer a secret that the Bush administration has been methodically paving the way toward a bombing strike against Iran. The administration’s plans of an aerial military attack against that co...
Recovering Forgotten Voices: Against The Current vol. 132
Gilyard, Keith
A lover of American literature will come away from reading Alan Wald’s Trinity of Passion: The Literary Left and the Antifascist Crusade excited about the prospect of investigating a long list of curr...
Remembering the War and the Movement: Against The Current vol. 90
Drucker, Peter
February 28, 1991. Thinking that weeks of war and antiwar organizing were still ahead (not my only mistake during those months!), I took a Canadian vacation at the end of February 1991 with my lover C...
War is a Lie
Swanson, David
A thorough refutation of every major argument used to justify wars, drawing on evidence from numerous past wars, with a focus on those wars that have been most widely defended as just and good. This i...

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Canadian Voice of Women for Peace
Established in 1960, Canadian Voice of Women for Peace (VOW) is a non-partisan Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) comprised of a network of diverse women with consultative status at the United Nation...
The Noam Chomsky Web site.
Physicians for Global Survival (Canada)
An association of 2500 Canadian physicians and public supporters who believe the greatest threat to human and environmental health is war, and the threat posed by the existence of nuclear weapons. Aff...

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Bringing up the bodies in Bosnia
Vulliamy, Ed
Using cutting edge scientific research, an international organization is digging up mass graves to give victims' families some sense of closure and justice.
Freedom Flotilla III sets sail: #NextPortGaza
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Today, June 27th 2015 (4 am in Gaza), four boats of the 2015 the Freedom Flotilla III set sail from their final European points of departure. Through nonviolent resistance they will challenge the ille...