Author Archives: Eoin Higgins

‘This is big’: 76 retired US generals and diplomats warn Trump against war with Iran

‘We have witnessed first-hand how quickly disputes can spiral out of control.’

President Donald Trump often says he listens to military generals more than anyone else, and, as the White House prepares to send 1,500 soldiers to the Middle East, that claim is being tested by a Friday letter from the American College of National Security Leaders. Continue reading

Texas state bill would make protesting pipelines a felony on par with attempted murder

‘This needs to be a nationwide story.’

A bill making its way through the Texas legislature would make protesting pipelines a third-degree felony, the same as attempted murder. Continue reading