War “protester.”

Putting the war in Afghanistan on trial

Holly Lewis reports from the court-martial of war resister Victor Agosto, who won even before his trial for refusing to deploy to Afghanistan began.  (She saw more of the summary court-martial than his lawyer did.)

August 10, 2009

We support war resister Victor Agosto! (Mahesh Brown | SW)Through the looking glass

THE MORNING sun beat down on the entrance to Fort Hood, the Army base in Killeen, Texas, where Spc. Victor Agosto faced a summary court-martial for refusing orders to deploy to Afghanistan. Carloads of antiwar activists passed through the checkpoint despite warnings from base officials that only a handful would be permitted inside the courtroom.