Stories from 2003-01-09
"Clark won fame and glory when he led the movement to withdraw the American forces from Vietnam. Since then he has been a radical peace activist, and today he is one of the key leaders of the American protest movement against an invasion of Iraq. He is also known as a fierce critic of American foreign policy." [more]
"Guttentag said one of the most glaring problems was that the agency did not conduct enough outreach to explain to immigrants the intricacies of the policy." [more]
"Simple solutions to complex problems rarely succeed. Few problems today are thornier than trying to prevent terrorist acts. So pundits have been calling for the use of 'truth serum' for interrogation of suspected terrorists. Alas, no such drugs are known to work." [more]
" 'The question is, do the people have trust in the INS that if they go voluntarily they will not be arrested, and the answer is no,' said Kamal Abu-Shamsieh." [more]
"Both the efficacy of the procedure — what will the INS learn and how will the information be used? — and the wisdom of treating law-abiding and largely pro-American foreigners like criminals are debatable, particularly since the precedents are not good." [more]
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(IHT, Apr 30)
"In just five years, Bush has challenged more than 750 new laws, by far a record for any president, while becoming the first president since Thomas Jefferson to stay so long in office without issuing a veto." [more]
(Interactivist Info Exchange, Jul 26)
"Horizontalism is not an ideology, however, it is a relationship — a way of relating to one another in a directly democratic way while at the same time creating through the process of discovery. What has resulted is the creation of an amazing complex of movements, all linked." [more]
This website is a tribute to Why War?, one of the nation's first and most innovative post-9/11 student antiwar organizations. Born on October 22, 2001 at Swarthmore College, we were a handful of freshmen and sophmores who vocally opposed the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere. And now, seven years later, we are retiring this website as we focus our efforts on new directions. We hope that it continues to serve future activists and we remain confident that humanity is on the verge birthing a better world.