afghanistan

Ideological Exclusion and Malalai Joya

By |2019-03-13T15:37:12-04:00March 29th, 2011|Blog|

Though the U.S. military has occupied Afghanistan for nearly a decade, we have rarely received the opportunity to hear about the lives of every day Afghans from the mouths of everyday Afghans. On the eve of one such opportunity, the book tour of Afghani activist and politician Malalai Joya, the State Department decided to deny her a visa. In 2007, Joya’s brave [...]

Rob Kall Post On Arrest And Bloodied Treatment Of Silent Hilary Clinton Protestor

By |2019-03-13T15:37:28-04:00February 25th, 2011|Blog|

(image from JusticeOnline) The audience stood to greet and applaud Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as she took the podium at George Washington University. But as the audience sat down again, a retired CIA analyst named Robert McGovern remained on his feet and calmly turned his back on Clinton in silent protest of her votes and policies regarding the wars [...]