Daniel Ellsberg: Will Obama go against his own instincts to avoid a military coup?

Dandelion Salad

October 25, 2009


Ellsberg: As President Obama decides what to do in Afghanistan he must learn the lessons of Vietnam


The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

August 26, 2009

1971–Daniel Ellsberg, a top-level Vietnam War strategist, concludes the war is based on a decade of lies. He leaks 7,000 pages of top-secret documents to the The New York Times, a daring act of conscience that leads directly to Watergate, President Nixon’s resignation and the end of the Vietnam War.


Seymour Hersh: Military waging war with White House By Neil Offen

Afghan peace vigil waiting with the world for President Obama

A Painfully Bad Document, but an Excellent Indictment: General McChrystal’s Report on Afghanistan by Daniel N. White