Top Leaderboard, Site wide
Winner 2013 Webby Awards for Best Political Website
Top Banner, Site wide
Apr 24, 2014

 Choose a size
Text Size

  About

Col. Ann Wright

Contributor


Newsletter

sign up to get updates


 
 
Right 1, Site wide - BlogAds Premium
 
Right 2, Site wide - Blogads
 
Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
 
 
 
Right Skyscraper, Site Wide
 
Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
 

Col. Ann Wright
Col. Ann Wright

Ann Wright is a retired Army Reserve colonel and a 29-year veteran of the Army and Army Reserves. She was also a diplomat in Nicaragua, Grenada,...

MORE


Support
Col. Ann Wright
on Truthdig

Donate

Google Calendar

TD Top Stories

Bio   |   Around the Web   |   A/V Booth   |   Books   |   Recommendations   |   Columns   |   Calendar

Around the Web

Obama: No Whistle-Blowing on My Watch

By Col. Ann Wright

The U.S. military’s treatment of Pfc. Bradley Manning is tragically consistent with its treatment of persons detained in Iraq, Afghanistan and Guantanamo. America’s military uses harsh conditions and torture to break the person to provide whatever information the military wants to receive.

Posted on Jan 6, 2011 READ MORE


Around the Web

Col. Ann Wright on WikiLeaks and Accountability

By Col. Ann Wright

Several diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks depict possibly illegal actions by the U.S. government, but the chances of anyone being held accountable for these actions are slim, says Col. Wright.

Posted on Nov 29, 2010 READ MORE


Around the Web

Obama’s Afghanistan War: Waist Deep in the Big Muddy and the Captain Says Push On

By Col. Ann Wright

A perfect storm is developing against the American military in the Afghan/Pak theater as floods, drones, ongoing revelations of war crimes by exhausted and jaded troops as well as American trained death squads, hatred for Blackwater and its clones, Pashtun ambitions for a Pashtunistan and an America teetering on the edge of economic depression all continue to intensify the coming storm’s ferocity.

Posted on Sep 29, 2010 READ MORE


Col. Ann Wright's Recommendations

Audio

Col. Ann Wright’s audio recommendations.

...

Advertisement

Square, Site wide

Around the Web

Israel Calls Challenge to Blockade of Gaza a “provocative joke”

By Col. Ann Wright

Israeli foreign ministry spokesman, Andy David, described the “Irene’s” mission as “a provocative joke that isn’t funny.” We say to Mr. David and the Israeli and US governments that these international citizen initiatives are not jokes and the only “provocative” issue, and it’s not a joke, is the collective punishment of 1.5 million Palestinians by Israel and the international community.

Posted on Sep 27, 2010 READ MORE


Around the Web

Ann Wright’s in-Depth Account of Israel’s Attack on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla

By Col. Ann Wright

Retired Colonel Ann Wright, US Army, who was in the Gaza Freedom Flotilla, gives a detailed account of the Israeli assault on the flotilla, drawing upon her military and international diplomatic expertise.

Posted on Jun 17, 2010 READ MORE


Around the Web

Nation Conversations: Col. Ann Wright on Israel’s Raid

By Col. Ann Wright

Col. Wright discusses what she and her fellow activists experienced on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla.

Posted on Jun 9, 2010 READ MORE


View older articles: « First  <  13 14 15 16 17 >  Last »

 

More by Col. Ann Wright »

Recommendations »

Around the Web »

Bio

Col. Ann Wright
Col. Ann Wright

Ann Wright is a retired Army Reserve colonel and a 29-year veteran of the Army and Army Reserves. She was also a diplomat in Nicaragua, Grenada, Somalia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Sierra Leone, Micronesia, Afghanistan and Mongolia. She resigned from the Department of State on March 19, 2003, in opposition to the Iraq war. She is the co-author of “Dissent: Voices of Conscience” (http://www.voicesofconscience.com).

Bio   |   Around the Web   |   A/V Booth   |   Books   |   Recommendations   |   Columns   |   Calendar


A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion   Publisher, Zuade Kaufman   Editor, Robert Scheer
© 2014 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.