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The Brutal War on Vietnamese Civilians: Interview with Nick Turse

Source: History News Network May 26, 2013 by Robin Lindley U.S. commanders wasted ammunition like millionaires and hoarded American lives like misers, and often treated Vietnamese lives as if they were worth nothing at all. –Nick Turse, Kill Anything That Moves In March 1968 U.S. infantry troops of the Army’s …

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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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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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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 …

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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 …

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US War on ISIS Is the Biggest Lie Since the 2003 Iraq Invasion: Here’s the Proof

Source: AntiMedia December 19, 2017 Written by Darius Shahtahmasebi On November 13, 2017, the BBC dropped a bombshell report that exposed how the U.S. cut a secret deal with “hundreds” of ISIS fighters and their families to leave the Syrian city of Raqqa under the “gaze of the U.S. and British-led coalition and Kurdish-led …

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‘Orgy of Killing’: US-Backed ‘Liberation’ of Mosul Left 10,000 Civilians Dead

Source: AntiMedia December 4, 2017 by Darius Shahtahmasebi After the United States and its proxy armies “liberated” the Iraqi city of Mosul earlier this year, the world’s superpower unsurprisingly turned a blind eye to a massacre that took place soon after. As the Guardian aptly phrased it, the aftermath was …

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A Look at “Kill Anything that Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam”, by Nick Turse

Source: Washington’s Blog November 26, 2017 by Robert Barsocchini “Are we supposed to kill women and children?” “Kill everything that moves.” (2) In Kill Anything that Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam (Metropolitan Books. New York. 2013), Turse writes that the US military’s official position, and the popular understanding …

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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 …