Lawrence Wilkerson

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"This is amateurism and amateurism looks to the world just like what it is: amateurism."
Politics
July's Iran nuclear deal stands as one of the most significant foreign policy achievements of this or any recent administration. It rejects a Munich replication and builds on the lessons of Versailles while eliminating many of its pitfalls.
Politics
Wilkerson said that to many Americans, including those "interested in the progress of this country, the progress of international
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“The analogy I'd draw is the following: You go to a doctor, who diagnoses an ailment and prescribes drugs and surgery,” Landay
Politics
Protesters of Cheney's September 2011 visit to Vancouver kept him locked inside the exclusive Vancouver Club -- where he
Politics
Wilkerson's views on the Syria chemical weapons attack put him far outside of the Washington mainstream. He questions whether
Videos
On the same day that John Kerry referred to Assad's use of chemical weapons as a "moral obscenity," it was reveled U.S. officials tacitly approved of Iraq's chemical warfare against Iran in the 1980s. We explore the double standard.
Politics
Nearly half of the Senate has signed on to what is nicknamed the "Back Door to War" resolution, which calls for the U.S. to pledge military support for a potential Israeli attack on Iran. This resolution could be a precursor to a full-on authorization of military force.
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With the tenth anniversary of the Iraq invasion coming up next month, we can expect a surge of explanations for what made that catastrophe possible.
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Sununu backed off his remarks shortly after his CNN appearance, issuing a statement that said Powell is a friend and, “I
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Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson: 'My Party Is Full Of Racists'
Politics
To reflect on Cheney's tenure in the George W. Bush administration, Democracy Now! speaks with Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell.
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Wilkerson signaled to Democracy Now! that he believes Bush administration officials should be held accountable when it comes
The World Post
Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Colin Powell, appeared on "MSNBC Live" tonight and discussed Powell's role as
Politics
What Barack Obama described in the 2008 campaign is what we are seeing unfold in the country. Guns and religion -- or, in other words, fear and intolerance.
Politics
The issue now before us is not just whether the Bush Administration was wrong about Guantanamo but whether it was also consistently deceitful in holding hundreds of innocent men in prison to cover up their own mistakes.
The World Post
George W. Bush, Dick Cheney and Donald Rumsfeld covered up that hundreds of innocent men were sent to the Guantánamo Bay
Politics
Friday marked the seventh anniversary of the illegal invasion of Iraq, but it seems that Americans have become used to living in a state of perpetual war, even though that war was based on torture and lies.