Peace activist Bert Sacks refuses to ignore how US policy is harming Iraq. Since the early 1990s, he's been seeking justice and looking for ways to stand with the Iraqi people. Nothing the US government has thrown at him thus far has slowed him down.
At a community college in Raymond, Mississippi, a Black student was arrested for the alleged crime of "sagging," or wearing one's pants below the waistline. He was then sent to a penal farm.
Knowing that the US never really abandoned a regime-change policy in Syria informs our understanding of the question of US military intervention in Syria today. The US faces a situation that it helped create.