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As the U.S. Military Exits Iraq

Sunday morning, December 18, 2011, the last U.S. troops left Iraq. Almost nine years of war have come to an end. Read more

NETWORK's Reflection on the Tenth Anniversary of 9/11

Ten years ago, on September 11, we saw through NETWORK’s fourth-floor window the death-tinged black smoke that rose from the Pentagon. Like the rest of the country—and the world—we were shocked by the sudden loss of thousands of lives in New York and Washington, and on the field in Pennsylvania. Those memories will never disappear. But this tenth anniversary provides a new opportunity to move beyond mere memories. Read more

Blog: Our Reaction to President Obama's Afghanistan Speech

Jun 23, 2011 | By Simone Campbell, SSS

President Obama announced his plan for drawing the Afghanistan war to a close…eventually. Read more

Blog: NETWORK Salutes Senators Calling for Withdrawal from Afghanistan

Jun 21, 2011 | By Andrea Pascual

Last week, on June 15, the Senate sent a bipartisan letter to President Obama asking for an accelerated withdrawal of American forces from Afghanistan. Read more

The War on Drugs Turns 40

Jun 16, 2011 | By Page May

Yesterday marked the 40th anniversary for the War on Drugs. What does that have to do with the wealth gap?

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Blog: Victory in the House - It’s Time to End the War in Afghanistan

May 27, 2011 | By Andrea Pascual

NETWORK thanks all the members of Congress who voted in support of the McGovern-Jones amendment. We hope that the president receives this as a message that the country knows we need to change course in Afghanistan. Read more