William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: On the doorstep of Thanksgiving, 59,000 Haitian refugees have been told to leave the US. This Thanksgiving, let us be better than this.
The Child Soldiers Prevention Act prohibits aid to nations that conscript troops younger than 18.
Peter Sleeth is a veteran investigative reporter who covered the Iraq war for The Oregonian and helped the paper win a Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for breaking news. Now freelancing, his most recent piece for the Oregon Historical Quarterly is a profile of progressive-era activist Tom Burns.