War

US to Launch a Sustained Operation in Syria

Source: Strategic Culture Foundation April 11, 2018 Arkady SAVITSKY The events in Syria are likely to escalate into a regional conflict. USS Donald Cook already deployed in the Mediterranean can deliver a limited missile attack against Syria but a large-scale operation is unlikely to be launched until USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group (CSG) arrives …

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Dear America: Please Stop This Shit. Signed, The Rest Of The World.

I do not know with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones! ~ Albert Einstein Source: Caitlin Johnstone March 26, 2018 by Caitlin Johnstone They want you arguing over who should and shouldn’t be called a terrorist based …

War Crimes

Trump Touts $12.5B Saudi Arms Sale as US Support for Yemen War Literally Fuels Atrocities

Photo by Felton Davis | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch March 23, 2018 by Brett Wilkins For the second time in as many years, President Donald Trump welcomed Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, second-in-command to one of the world’s most repressive dictators, to the White House. Trump used Tuesday’s visit …

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It is Us

 Photo by Giuseppe Milo | CC BY 2.0 We have met the enemy, and it is us. Source: counterpunch March 21, 2018 by John Steppling “The war mentality represents an unfortunate confluence of ignorance, fear, prejudice, and profit. … The ignorance exists in its own right and is further perpetuated …

War Crimes

15 Years On, the Staggering Death Toll in Iraq Keeps Climbing

Ali Hamza, 8, sits at the graves of his brother, Mohammed, and sister Asinat, who were killed at their school when a suicide car bomb attack near Qabak elementary school in the Shiite Turkomen village of Qabak, Iraq, Oct. 7, 2013. (AP Photo) Source: Mint Press News March 16, 2018 …

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Coverup of Extensive War Crimes: 50th Anniversary of the My Lai Massacre

Source: Global Research March 16, 2018 By Dr. Gary G. Kohls and Prof Michel Chossudovsky Global Research Editor’s Note This article was first published on March 15, 2008 to commemorate the 4oth Anniversary of the My Lai Massacre In a bitter irony, Colin Powell, who was responsible for the coverup of the My …

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The Illusion of War Without Casualties

The flag-draped casket of Roland Burke Dukes is shown during a memorial service and burial at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly Township, Mich., Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Thirteen military veterans whose remains went unclaimed at a Detroit morgue finally have been laid to rest. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) America’s wars …

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Yet Another Senseless Mass Killing: Women and Children Among 25 Dead

Source: AntiMedia March 1, 2018 by Carey Wedler This week, 25 people were slaughtered in yet another mass killing, and half of those deaths were women and children. But you won’t see these murders broadcast relentlessly on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, nor discussed at length in social media threads. That’s because the …

Cost of War

The Military Industrial Complex Strikes Again: War Spending Will Bankrupt America

Source: The Rutherford Institute February 12, 2018 By John W. Whitehead “Why throw money at defense when everything is falling down around us? Do we need to spend more money on our military (about $600 billion this year) than the next seven countries combined? Do we need 1.4 million active …

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As Media Tries to Keep Russiagate Alive, Pentagon Admits to Aiding in Genocide of Children in Yemen

While the media obsesses over Russiagate, it ignores the Pentagon’s admission to aiding genocide in the Middle East with ground troops and airstrikes. Source: The Free Thought Project December 24, 2017 By Rachel Blevins As politicians fight to keep an investigation into collusion between Russia and the Trump 2016 campaign …