afghanistan war

Joe Scarborough Releases 9/11 Anti-War Song

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough, a former Republican congressman, has a new country song calling for the U.S. to bring home troops sent into war after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. "In an endless war / Tell me please how many more have to die / Before

Hunting Osama

Despite the way U.S. Navy Seals took down bin Laden in a scene straight out of the movie Navy Seals, until 2001 American special forces had never targeted terrorists anywhere, ever. Remember the Bushies yapping about how the War on Terror could not

Cliff May Tells Hannity That US Is In A 'Religious War'

The year has just begun, and already Fox News' Sean Hannity is telling the story of how Christians are being persecuted in the Arab world. Hannity observed that a holy war may be "brewing" in the Middle East, as he reported on the New Year's Eve

Lindsey Graham: 2014 Is Real Date For Afghanistan Withdrawal

It's looking less and less likely that a serious troop withdrawal from Afghanistan will happen in 2011. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said Sunday that 2014 was the more realistic date for a drawdown. "I think in summer of 2011 we can bring some

Taliban Leader Backs Secret Peace Talks With Karzai

Secret talks are under way between the Taliban and Afghanistan's shaky leader, Hamid Karzai. This is pretty good news: WASHINGTON — Taliban leader Mullah Omar has, for the first time, backed secret high-level talks with the Afghan government to

CNN: WikiLeaks Leaker Felt Abused By Army

The man suspected of leaking US military secrets about the Afghanistan war to WikiLeaks may have committed the crimes because he felt abused by the mi