Charles Pierson

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Biden’s $582 Million Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia. Can It Be Blocked?

All I Want for Christmas is Militarized Police

Bomb Mexico: the Republican Plan to End Fentanyl Trafficking

DeSantis Declares War on Mexico

Cheer Up, Donnie, Lots of Presidents Go to Jail

AI and Kurt Vonnegut’s Barber

AI and the 2024 Presidential Election

Wokewashing at Hershey’s

An Elegy from Hell: Pompeo Smears Khashoggi

Sanders Caves to White House on Yemen War Powers Resolution

Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Go to Work for Saudi Arabia

Peace is a Fading Hope in Yemen

Data Surveillance After Dobbs

Biden of Arabia

The National Interest Whitewashes Saudi Aggression in Yemen

Here’s Where I Get Kicked Off Twitter

Biden Promised to Stop Supporting Saudi Aggression in Yemen. He Lied.

The Saudis Are Not America’s Friends. So Why is the US Still Supporting the Saudi War on Yemen?

Something Evil in the Air: US F-22s Deploy to the UAE

Sorry Senator, Putin is No Hitler

Give Putin What He Wants

O Lenderking, the Lies You Bring: a Look at Biden’s Special Envoy for Yemen

Biden’s $650 Million Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Respond to US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin

Smearing the Movement for Peace in Yemen

UN Human Rights Council Abandons Yemen

Washington Institute for Near East Policy Honors a UAE War Criminal

If Congress is Yemen’s Only Hope, Yemen is Doomed

Onward, Marxist Soldiers: Critical Race Theory Comes to the Pentagon

Is Biden Ghosting Yemen?

Starving Yemen

Lift the Blockade on Yemen Now

Yemen’s Death Sentence

Yemen: “Mission Accomplished”… For Now?

Waiting for E.T.: the Cosmic Communism of J. Posadas

A Yemeni Famine Made in Washington and Riyadh

Trump’s Parting Shot at Yemen

Trump’s UAE Arms Sale Means More Slaughter in Yemen

Looters and Losers and Trump, Oh My!

How Bad is the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act?

Yemen’s Unending War

Trump Sanctions the International Criminal Court

Trump Loves Democracy…in Hong Kong

Who are the “Wrong Hands” in Yemen?

Is the US-Saudi Alliance Headed Off a Cliff?

Greenlighting War: Iran and Yemen

COVID-19 and the High Cost of Dying

We Won’t Stop COVID-19 with “Chickenpox Parties”

We Are Living (And Dying) in Poe’s “Masque of the Red Death”

Under Capitalism, Every Plague Has a Silver Lining