Iraq

CODEPINK’s Rae Abileah discusses next steps at World Peace Forum

Rae Abileah, a leading member of the women-led activist group CODEPINK, addressed war-related social and economic issues at this weekend's World Peace Forum.

Secretariat and Buried top a short line up of new films this week

Diane Lane is the owner who discovered a triple crown-winner in the horse racing movie, Secretariat. (read more)

Afghanistan WikiLeaks are wikilame

The release of more than 91,000 intelligence documents out of the U.S. Department of Defence has re-opened festering debates and controversies about the War in Afghanistan. WikiLeaks, a stateless “...

Nashville under water

Many lifetimes ago, I lived in Nashville, Tennessee. I was 21 when I arrived in the city, a recent graduate of Northwestern University, eager to start my first job at The Tennessean newspaper. These...

Re-imagining Iraq

Virtuouso Iraqi oud player joins renowned Iranian tar player in this celebration of Middle Eastern culture.