Former Chief of Staff

Snowden: Symptom or Disease?

July 10, 2013

Lawrence Wilkerson: Never-ending culture of war breeds an ever-growing draconian government, which will pressure more whistleblowers to come forward to stop tyranny

No Substantial Iran Negotiations Possible Without Offer of a Suspension of Sanctions

April 22, 2013

Lawrence Wilkerson: If the US is serious about negotiating with Iran it must offer a suspension of sanctions and a permanent end to sanctions once safeguards are in place – Iran has to come forward and tell the IAEA everything about the past and present of their nuclear program

Students and Teachers Defend Education

March 28, 2013
Teachers, workers and activists hope to pressure Chicago to abandon plans to close 61 schools

World Leaders Pay Their Final Respects at Chavez's Funeral

March 7, 2013
In a raw emotional outpouring, hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans walk along side the coffin of President Hugo Chavez

Wilkerson: US Isolated in Latin America, Not Venezuela and Cuba

March 5, 2013

Lawrence Wilkerson, Collin Powell’s former Chief of Staff says that Obama should have the courage to normalize relations with Venezuela and Cuba

Major Cuts Needed to 1.2 Trillion Dollar National Security Budget

January 31, 2013

Lawrence Wilkerson: Pressure from arms manufactures and politicians protecting jobs make it difficult to have a rational approach to US military budget