Archive for 'Missile Defence'
Stephen Zunes: I had really wanted to celebrate Barack Obama’s remarkable victory for a day or so before becoming cynical again. I really did. And yet, less than 24 hours after the first polls closed, the president-elect chose as his chief of staff — perhaps the most powerful single position in any administration — Rahm [...]
“Ever wonder why Canada said no to the U.S. Ballistic Missile Defence Program? Those answers and the circumstances behind that decision have been examined in detail by Steven Staples, a veteran peace activist and military commentator (no relation to this writer), who works with the Polaris Institute in Ottawa.”
Book-tour appearance by Steven Staples, author of “Missile Defence: Round One” When: 7pm, Monday, Oct. 30 Where: Bailey Hall, Room 146, UNB Campus, Fredericton For Immediate Release October 23, 2006 Steven Staples on “Missile Defence to Afghanistan: How citizens can confront the Bush agenda in Canada” Fredericton — Steven Staples, well-known author and political commentator, [...]