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Check the Facts Before Rushing to War

Newsday, April 2004

“If one human being on trial can only be given a death sentence on the basis
of certainty beyond ‘a reasonable doubt’, then surely this criterion should be
applied where the lives of thousands are at stake.”

http://www.newsday.com/opinion/check-the-facts-before-rushing-to-war-1.624941

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Our War on Terrorism

The Progressive, November 2004

“Since war is itself the most extreme form of terrorism, a war on terrorism is profoundly self-contradictory. Is it strange, or normal, that no major political figure has pointed this out?”

http://www.progressive.org/nov04/zinn1104.html

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The Toll of War

The Progressive, October 2002

“Democracy flies out the window as soon as war comes along. So when officials in Washington talk about democracy, either here or abroad, as they take this country to war, they don’t mean it.”

http://www.progressive.org/dec02/zinn1202.html

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Operation Enduring War

The Progressive, March 2002

“We are ‘winning the ‘war on terror’. I learn this from George Bush's State of the Union Address. ”

http://www.progressive.org/March2002/zinn0302.html

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What War Looks Like

The Progressive, October 2002

“In all the solemn statements by self-important politicians and newspaper columnists about a coming war against Iraq, and even in the troubled comments by some who are opposed to the war, there is something missing.”

http://www.progressive.org/oct02/zinn1002.html

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