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  • Challenging American Exceptionalism

    Until we stop invading other countries, changing their regimes, torturing and indefinitely detaining their people and supporting other countries that illegally occupy other peoples' lands, we will never be safe from terrorism.

  • House Gives $334 Billion Tax Break to 25 Richest Americans

    The repeal of the estate tax would allow the nation's wealthiest citizens to pass on all of their enormous wealth to their heirs with no taxes paid.

William J. Astore

William J. Astore

William J. Astore, a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel, writes regularly for TomDispatch and edits The Contrary Perspective.  

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William J. Astore

William J. Astore

William J. Astore, a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel, writes regularly for TomDispatch and edits The Contrary Perspective.  

Other articles by this author

Rulers' Ideas Rule

By William J. Astore, Contrary Perspective | Op-Ed

All the Insecurity Money Can Buy

By William J. Astore, The Contrary Perspective | News Analysis

2013 0624z cat

The Perils of Zombie Education

By William J. Astore, Truthout | Op-Ed

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Why Johnny Can't Read or Win Wars

By William J. Astore, Truthout | Op-Ed

112912-6 thumb

Sucking Up to the Military Brass

By William J. Astore, TomDispatch | News Analysis

The Temptations of Drone Warfare

By William J. Astore, SpeakOut | Opinion

The National Security State Wins (Again)

By William J. Astore, TomDispatch | News Analysis

"Act of Valor"? Beware Exalting Our Starship Troopers

By William J. Astore, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By William J. Astore, TomDispatch | News Analysis

Giving Thanks to Our Public Servants

By William J. Astore, | Op-Ed

Education: Our True Homeland Security

By William J. Astore, Truthout | Op-Ed

The Dangerous Myth of American Military Omnipotence

By William J. Astore, Truthout | News Analysis

Remembering the Quiet, Unsung Heroes of America

By William J. Astore, Truthout | Op-Ed

The Crash and Burn of Old Regimes

By William J. Astore, TomDispatch | Op-Ed