War

How America’s Wars Cut Down American Liberty

If we forswore military intervention in other countries, we could still affect the world in a positive way through free trade. Source: Foundation for Economic Education June 12, 2018 by David R. Henderson Professor Tucker argues in his Liberty Forum essay that a grand strategy, at least one that is dreamed of by …

War

There Are No War Heroes. There Are Only War Victims.

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist June 9, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone Yesterday President Donald Trump tweeted, “My thoughts and prayers are with the families of our serviceman who was killed and his fellow servicemen who were wounded in Somolia. They are truly all HEROES.” Three hours later he tweeted it again, …

Propaganda/Psyops

America’s Big-Brother ‘News’ Media

Source: Strategic Culture Foundation May 29, 2018 Eric ZUESSE The way it works was well displayed, May 25th, on the opinion page of America’s largest-circulation newspaper, USA Today. Each of the three articles there presumed that the US Government is fighting for the public’s interests, and that the countries it invades …

War

Japan’s Stealth Army

Source: The Corbett Report May 6, 2018 James Corbett Last month, while everyone was distracted by other events, the Japanese government did something rather remarkable: They activated a marine unit. Specifically, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force activated a 1,500-man unit known as the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade. The occasion was …

Psychopathy

Why You Should Celebrate Loudly And Unapologetically When John McCain Dies

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist May 8, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone Arizona Senator and murderous psychopath John McCain is rumored to be at death’s door, and already the world is being admonished by high-profile empire loyalists not to voice any criticism of his blood-saturated, obnoxiously long career. “Anti-McCain twitter seems to …

Dissent

The Impact of America’s Wars on Freedoms and Democracy at Home

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence greet military personnel during a visit to the Pentagon, July 20, 2017. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) While America has gone a century and a half without being “war-torn” in the conventional sense, the damage of war is not limited to that inflicted by …

War

Normalize Peace

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist April 19, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone National Geographic’s Brain Games aired a social experiment a while back which produced some footage which, while jarring, shouldn’t surprise anyone who takes an interest in the way people tend to operate when in groups. A waiting room was filled up …

Propaganda/Psyops

An Empire Built on Fear at Home and Abroad. War Fever is Everywhere

Source: Global Research April 15, 2018 By Prof. James Petras Introduction Political leaders and the mass media deluge the public with a constant stream of frightening incidents caused by the enemy-of-the-week:  nerve gas killing dozens of little babies in Syria, Russian-directed poison assassination attempts in England and terror incidents throughout …

War

War is Just F**kin’ Wrong

Photo by Meg Chang | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch April 16, 2018 by Ron Jacobs There is no such thing as a good war, especially not in 2018. History, both recent and otherwise, has proven this statement. No war in the past seventy years has made the world a …

War

Edgar Cayce May Have Been Right About Russia’s Role in Preventing World War III

Source: Waking Times April 14, 2018 Dylan Charles The U.S. has been attempting to enter Syria for almost five years now, and the chemical weapons pretext has been in play since the invasion of Iraq. We seem to be in a repeat cycle. Some kind of macabre Groundhog Day where no …