Hate Doesn’t Pay

Hate Doesn’t Pay

Amy Goodman TruthDig The date was Aug.7, 1930. The place: Marion, Indiana. Three young African-American men were lynched. The horror of the crime was captured by a local photographer. The image of two hanging, bloodied bodies is among the most iconic in the grim...
Hate Doesn’t Pay

Terrorism, Violence, and the Culture of Madness

Henry A. Giroux Counterpunch The thought of security bears within it an essential risk. A state which has security as its sole task and source of legitimacy is a fragile organism; it can always be provoked by terrorism to become more terroristic. — Giorgio Agamben...
Hate Doesn’t Pay

Deciphering the Mideast Chaos

Robert Parry Consortium News Few Americans seem to comprehend what is unfolding in the Middle East – with the latest conflict involving Saudi airstrikes against the Houthi rebels who now control Yemen’s capital of Sanaa. In this swirl of regional wars, it’s often not...
Hate Doesn’t Pay

The Costs of War, the Price of Peace

Amy Goodman TruthDig What price would you pay not to kill another human being? At what point would you commit the offenses allegedly perpetrated by Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was charged Wednesday with desertion and “misbehavior before an enemy?” Bowe Bergdahl was a...