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“Certain intelligence agencies” Created ISIS – Iranian President

Written by on September 25, 2014 in Government, Military with 1 Comment
“Certain intelligence agencies” Created ISIS – Iranian President

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addressed the UN General Assembly on Thursday, and used his speech to accuse the West of inciting extremism and unjustly interfering in other nations’ affairs.

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The Real Reason We Are Bombing Syria – Dennis Kucinich

Written by on September 24, 2014 in Government, Military, Politics with 1 Comment
The Real Reason We Are Bombing Syria – Dennis Kucinich

Nothing better illustrates the bankruptcy of the Obama administration’s foreign policy than funding groups that turn on the U.S. again and again, a neo-con fueled cycle of profits for war makers and destruction of ever-shifting “enemies.”

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Obama Bombs Syria and Threatens Wider War in Violation of the UN Charter

Written by on September 24, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Obama Bombs Syria and Threatens Wider War in Violation of the UN Charter

New York Times reported that “senior Obama administration officials said on Tuesday that the airstrikes against the Islamic State – carried out in Syria without seeking the permission of the Syrian government or the United Nations Security Council – were legal because they were done in defense of Iraq.”

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“There Is No Military Solution” — But Obama Launches a New U.S. War in Syria

Written by on September 23, 2014 in Military with 0 Comments
“There Is No Military Solution” — But Obama Launches a New U.S. War in Syria

President Obama’s decision to bomb Syria stands in stark violation of international law, the UN Charter, and the requirements of the U.S. Constitution. It contradicts his own commitment, stated a year ago in the UN General Assembly, to reverse Washington’s “perpetual war footing.”

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3D-Printed Military Drone Takes Flight

Written by on September 22, 2014 in Government, Military with 1 Comment
3D-Printed Military Drone Takes Flight

3D printing offers a range of potential benefits and open-source solutions to free humanity from centralized corporate and police state shackles. Naturally, the good elements are being fought tooth-and-nail, while the aberrant forms are brought to us by the military-industrial complex as an essential security solution.

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Syria and Ukraine: ‘Do as I Say, Not as I Do’

Written by on September 20, 2014 in Government, Military, Politics with 2 Comments
Syria and Ukraine: ‘Do as I Say, Not as I Do’

Today’s question is what is the difference between what the United States may or may not do in Syria and what Russia may or may not have done in the Ukraine. The main difference is that according to Vladimir Putin what happened in Crimea and eastern Ukraine has nothing to do with anything Mr. Putin or Russia did whereas what’s about to happen in Syria has a great deal to do with what the United States plans to do. If Mr. Putin were not credible, the differences between what’s happening would be less pronounced.

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The God of War is on the Verge of Another Victory

Written by on September 18, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
The God of War is on the Verge of Another Victory

Barack Obama’s central dilemma last week, when he tried to sell a new war to the American public on the eve of the thirteenth anniversary of 9/11, was to speak convincingly about the wisdom and effectiveness of U.S. foreign policy over the last decade-plus while at the same time, alas, dropping the bad news that it didn’t work.

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Further Expanding War, US House Approves Plan to Arm Syrian Rebels

Written by on September 17, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Further Expanding War, US House Approves Plan to Arm Syrian Rebels

Amid deep skepticism and fears of expanding war, the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to authorize President Barack Obama’s plan to train and arm “moderate” rebels in Syria in opposition to the extremist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS.

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The Strange, Twisted Logic of the ISIS War

Written by on September 16, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
The Strange, Twisted Logic of the ISIS War

Officials in Washington are inadvertently providing some insight into the strange logic of their nebulous war against the Islamic State, also known as ISIS and ISIL, in contradictory and puerile statements about whether the military action should be called a war, or perhaps something else.

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Follow the Money: War Hawks and the Military Industrial Complex

Written by on September 14, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Follow the Money: War Hawks and the Military Industrial Complex

Follow the Money..The suggestion is still sound, and following the financial connection between pro-war pundits and defense contractors reveals relationships between the two that have borne deadly offspring.

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America “Attacking” The Terrrorists It Fostered – James Corbett

Written by on September 13, 2014 in Military with 0 Comments
America “Attacking” The Terrrorists It Fostered – James Corbett

James Corbett appears on Press TV to discuss the new American-led coalition to attack ISIL targets in Syria and Iraq. He discusses the hypocrisy of a country that has actively helped to foster, train, equip and aid these terrorists and then taking military action against them.

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Obama’s Deceptive, Ideological, Perilous Case for Escalating War

Written by on September 11, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Obama’s Deceptive, Ideological, Perilous Case for Escalating War

In Obama’s speech announcing his strategy to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), he invoked the September 11th attacks and the economic recession.

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Cashing In On the ‘War On Terror’

Written by on September 7, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Cashing In On the ‘War On Terror’

There’s BIG money behind war. Since 2001, the “War on Terror” has done little to end global violence and has cost a staggering 4.4 trillion dollars. So who actually benefits from its perpetuation, and how are lobbyists and military industrial complex involved? We break down four of the biggest profiteers of the war including defense contractors, weapons manufacturers, private intelligence contractors, and more.

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Empire: Fighting on All Sides of a War in Syria (Glenn Greenwald)

Written by on August 28, 2014 in Government, Military, Politics with 0 Comments
Empire: Fighting on All Sides of a War in Syria (Glenn Greenwald)

The Obama administration and American political class is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the failed “Bomb Assad!” campaign by starting a new campaign to bomb those fighting against Assad – the very same side the U.S. has been arming over the last two years.

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The “War On Terror” Is An Orwellian Lie – It Is Not Meant To Be Won, It Is Meant To Be Continuous

Written by on August 25, 2014 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
The “War On Terror” Is An Orwellian Lie – It Is Not Meant To Be Won, It Is Meant To Be Continuous

Author and historian Webster Tarpley exposes the Orwellian lie known as the “War On Terror.” A clip from the film 1984 (based upon George Orwell’s novel) provides a glimpse into our own age.

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