Congress passed the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) in 2001 in reaction to the 9/11 attacks. Since then, thousands of American troops have been killed and injured and hundreds of thousands of civilian lives lost in the Middle East. It took an ambush in Niger (and fumbled condolence phone call) to get Congress to … Continue reading Make Peace, Not War
IEB met on August 2, 2017 with Senator Kamala Harris's District Director Daniel Chen.
For the first time in almost sixteen years, there's a chance for a real debate in the Congress about our seemingly endless war in the Middle East - thanks to East Bay hero Rep. Barbara Lee.