Preemptive war policy violates America’s best values.
Veterans benefits need to be protected.
U.S. troops and others are being exposed to depleted uranium and other toxins.
Military recruitment is giving a false picture of the nature of military service.
The “war on terrorism” is making the world and the U.S. less safe.
The government is failing to meet human needs: health, education and safety.
Civil liberties in the U.S. are being lost.
Government and media misinformation and distortion are widespread.
Human rights abuses are increasing around the world, including by the U.S.
Many Americans do not vote.
Few citizens are involved in civic affairs.