War of Drugs

Before US Troops Protected Poppies In Afghanistan, There was No Opioid Epidemic in America

While the United States controls more than 90 percent of the world’s opium supply in Afghanistan, the rate of Americans who are addicted to heroin and who have died from drug overdoses has skyrocketed. Source: The Free Thought Project March 25, 2018 By Rachel Blevins The Afghanistan War is the …

War of Drugs

Poppy Output Hits Record High as US Troop Surge in Afghanistan Completed

Source: The Free Thought Project November 8, 2017 By Rachel Blevins The opioid crisis has killed thousands in the United States, and as more than 100 Americans die every day, opium poppy cultivation has hit a record high in Afghanistan in 2017. Coincidentally, President Donald Trump’s troop surge in Afghanistan has …

War of Drugs

Another Record Breaking Year for Opium Production in U.S. Occupied Afghanistan

Source: Waking Times November 2, 2017 Isaac Davis Now officially a national federal emergency, the opioid crisis is gutting America. The roots of this complex issue lie in supply, not demand, and while we are beginning to see major pharmaceutical executives being indicted for conspiracy and bribery of doctors, we …

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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. …

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Imperialism

What You Are Not Being Told About the Afghanistan War

Source: Corbett Report James Corbett 15 years after NATO’s invasion and occupation of Afghanistan, the 9/11 and Al Qaeda lies that were used to justify the war have disappeared. Now the truth about oil and gas, mineral wealth, opium and naked imperial ambition are all that remain. Related Posts:The Imperial …

Imperialism

The Imperial Collapse Clock Ticks Closer to Midnight

Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg Michael Krieger As I noted in last Friday’s piece, Donald Trump Finally Comes Out of the Closet, the firing of Steve Bannon represents the most significant event to occur during the Trump administration thus far. For the purposes of this piece, it’s important to review some of what …

Foreign Policy

Afghanistan conflict: When Enduring Freedom is turned asunder

by Phillip Butler In December of 2001, the mightiest military force the world has ever known launched ‘Operation Enduring Freedom’ in Afghanistan. Today, the US and NATO military mission in that distant country officially comes to a close, but the foe remains unvanquished. I am writing this piece to caution …

Geoengineering

Why didn’t the US just attack Afghanistan with Monsanto GMOs?

By Jon Rappoport May 1, 2013 www.nomorefakenews.com It would have been so simple. Flood Afghanistan with Monsanto GMOs. Truckloads of seeds. Tanks full of Roundup herbicide. Result? Nutritionally deficient food crops, chronic disease, poisoning with Roundup. Perfect. And we know how to do it, because we’ve been doing it to …

Corruption

If You Want To Go To Heaven, You Had Better Get Busy Overthrowing Syria

April 23, 2013 by Paul Craig Roberts The United States government has been at war for 11 years. The U.S. military destroyed Iraq, leaving the country and millions of lives in ruins and releasing sectarian blood-letting that had been kept in check by the secular Saddam Hussein government. On any …

News/Commentary

Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2010 December 11-17

$7.2 billion is recovered for victims of the Bernie Madoff Ponzi Scheme. The widow of ‘philanthropist’ Jeffrey Picower agreed to return the money that had been paid to her husband out of the Madoff fund. (That represents about half the amount stolen from investors.) Picower drowned in a swimming pool …