War

Dead nation walking

Source: NationofChange October 16, 2017 By Philip Farruggio They have a term for those on death row awaiting execution, as ‘Dead Men Walking’. Well, ditto for a large (too large) segment of our Amerikan populace. One needs to first read William Hartung’s brilliant piece “How the Military Industrial Complex Preys …

War Crimes

Napalm Sticks to Kids

Source: counterpunch October 18, 2017 by Mike Hastie Bombs Away: The purposeful killing of Vietnamese civilians, Cambodian civilians, and Laotian civilians. You do not bring the enemy to the peace table by just killing military combatants. You ultimately bring the enemy to the peace table by killing innocent civilians. WHY? Because, they …

War Crimes

Blacklist, Monsters Among US

Source: New Eastern Outlook October 14, 2017 Gordon Duff Hundreds of thousands travel freely among us, some even live as our neighbors, teach in our schools, borrow from our banks. They are war criminals, they have murdered, raped, run narcotics, been involved in arms and sex trafficking and are, in …

Weather Warfare

Inventor of Cloud Seeding Created ‘Weather Weapons of War’

Source: Truthstream Media October 10, 2017 Aaron Dykes The Real Reason Weather IS Manipulated While everyone is busy arguing that control over weather doesn’t exist, or that those who claim it does are crazy, conspiratorial nutters, actual history reveals that it not only exists, but was developed for an ulterior motive. …

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Want to Support the Troops? Stop Sending Them to Die in Meaningless Wars

America’s longest war continues. Photo credit: DonkeyHotey / WhoWhatWhy (CC BY-SA 2.0) See complete attribution below. Source: WhoWhatWhy October 8, 2017 Klaus Marre and DonkeyHotey I get really emotional when I watch videos of members of the armed forces coming home after a long deployment to surprise their loved ones. …

War

Syria – US CentCom Declares War on Russia

Source: collective Evolution October 5, 2017 Arjun Walia War comes in many forms, and the difficult thing about war is that it’s engulfed in politics, perpetuated for profit and to justify huge defense budgets and push the various agendas of the global elite. General Douglas MacArthur perhaps described this phenomenon best when …

War Crimes

American Rape of Vietnamese Women was “Considered Standard Operating Procedure”

My Lai Massacre, Sexual Assault and the Black Blouse Girl Source: Washington’s Blog September 30, 2017 by Robert Barsocchini Comparing testimony from Vietnamese women and American soldiers, Gina Marie Weaver, in her book Ideologies of Forgetting: Rape in The Vietnam War, finds that rape of Vietnamese women by American troops …

Nuclear

The Long History of Near Disasters Involving Nukes

The Lost Nuke from the 1950 crash of US B-36 in British Columbia. Photo credit: Dano / Flickr (CC BY 2.0)   Source: WhoWhatWhy July 11, 2016 Klaus Marre Both Republicans and Democrats have expressed concern about entrusting presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump with the country’s nuclear codes. Some have …

War Crimes

Obfuscating the Truths of Vietnam

Source: counterpunch September 25, 2017 by S. Brian Willson I have hesitated to comment on the instructive discussion on VFP’s Full Disclosure page about the Burns-Novick Vietnam PBS series because I am not watching it. I have enjoyed reading many of the comments, and have communicated with people who have seen advance screenings. In 2014, …

War

Hué Back When: Vietnam’s Pivotal Battle Reconsidered

Photo by Raymond Depardon | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch September 20, 2017 by Michael Uhl For Mark Bowden, author of Hué 1968, the pivotal battle of the War in Vietnam did not follow the script most Americans were used to scanning in their newspapers or visualizing on the evening …