Carroll Nast

Be aware of food safety issue

Voter beware: Corporate front groups are out in force to oppose GMO labeling initiative. As the secretary of state certified the signatures for the California Right to Know Geneti ...

War with Iran not acceptable

War with Iran is not inevitable, imminent, or acceptable should Israel choose to start it. The most senior defense officials in the U.S. and Israel have publicly stated their commo ...

Veterans Day has World War I origins

In 1919, President (Woodrow) Wilson proclaimed Nov. 11 the first commemoration of Armistice Day, speaking of “...sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations †...

FBI raids raise questions

In FBI raids of peace activists’ homes in Minneapolis and Chicago, the FBI claims it wants to know if the peace activists provided “material support” to terrorists. No one ha ...

Finger pointing follows Veterans Day fracas

A day after a dustup at Auburn’s Veterans Day parade, the commander of the local American Legion post and president of Veterans For Peace chapter were blaming each other for the ...

Media never reported truth on Iran hostage crisis

U.S. media consolidation is anti-democracy. Information is the lifeblood of democracy.  The U.S. media never told us that the CIA and British helped overthrow Iran's Prime Minis ...