The Great War for Civilisation: The Conquest of the Middle East

By Robert Fisk Robert Fisk (12 July 1946 – 30 October 2020) was a writer and journalist who held British and Irish citizenship. He was critical of United States foreign policy in the Middle East, and the Israeli government's treatment…

The Hidden History of American Oligarchy: Reclaiming Our Democracy from the Ruling Class

by Thom Hartmann Thomas Carl Hartmann is an American radio personality, author, former psychotherapist, businessman, and progressive political commentator. Hartmann has been hosting a nationally syndicated radio show, The Thom Hartmann…

War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death

by Norman Solomon Norman Solomon (born July 7, 1951) is an American journalist, media critic, activist, and former U.S. congressional candidate. Solomon is a longtime associate of the media watch group Fairness…

Book of Week: War Is A Lie 

By David Swanson David Swanson (born 1969) is an American anti-war activist, blogger and author. He currently resides in Virginia and is the Executive Director of World Beyond War. War Is A Lie is a thorough refutation of every…

Prophets of War: Lockheed Martin and the Making of the Military-Industrial Complex

By William D. Hartung William D. Hartung (born 7 June 1955) is an American political scientist and author. He is a Senior Research Fellow at the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft, where his work focuses on the arms industry…

Library: The Complex: How the Military Invades Our Everyday Lives

by Nick Turse Nick Turse (born 1975) is an American investigative journalist, historian, and author. He is the associate editor and research director of the blog TomDispatch and a fellow at The Nation Institute. The Complex: How the…

The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories

By Ilan Pappe Ilan Pappé is an expatriate Israeli historian and socialist activist. He is a professor with the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom, director of the university’s…

The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan

by Nick Turse Nick Turse (born 1975) is an American investigative journalist, historian, and author. He is the associate editor and research director of the blog TomDispatch and a fellow at The Nation Institute. With journalists…

Muhammad: Prophet of Peace Amid the Clash of Empires

by Juan Cole John Ricardo Irfan "Juan" Cole is an American academic and commentator on the modern Middle East and South Asia. He is Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan. Since 2002, he…

Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam

by Nick Turse Nick Turse (born 1975) is an American investigative journalist, historian, and author. He is the associate editor and research director of the blog TomDispatch and a fellow at The Nation Institute. Americans have long…