Category Archives: Military

CBS pulls down billboards calling for end to US aid to Israel

CBS pulls down billboards calling for end to US aid to Israel from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss   Stop30Billion billboard on Melrose Avenue — before and after Two weeks back we reported on 23 billboards being put up in the Los Angeles area calling for … Continue reading

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White House Strategy for Africa Revealed: Intensified Militarization and War on Terror

White House Strategy for Africa Revealed: Intensified Militarization and War on Terror Wed, 06/20/2012 – 13:14 — Glen Ford   by BAR executive editor Glen Ford The White House has put in writing its policies for sub-Saharan Africa. The problem … Continue reading

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SOTU and a Destabilized Middle East

SOTU and a Destabilized Middle East from Informed Comment by Juan President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address treated the Middle East at several points, underlining the unusual importance of this region to the United States. Obama began by celebrating the end … Continue reading

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America’s Elites Look Out for Each Other

America’s Elites Look Out for Each Other by Glenn Greenwald, November 01, 2011 Excerpted from With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful by Glenn Greenwald, published October 25th by … Continue reading

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‘Hannibal’ policy: Israel’s plan to kill its own soldiers

  ‘Hannibal’ policy: Israel’s plan to kill its own soldiers, The National, 26 October 2011     from Jonathan Cook News Archive Israel Palestine The National Oct 26, 2011   While the release of Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier held by … Continue reading

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A remaining realm of American excellence

A remaining realm of American excellence BY GLENN GREENWALD (updated below) When President Obama announced the killing of Osama bin Laden on the evening of May 1, he said something which I found so striking at the time and still do: “tonight, we are … Continue reading

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The killing of Awlaki’s 16-year-old son

The conclusion from this article is clear: Obama is a state terrorist, and is worse than Bush. Here’s Greenwald’s punch line (or paragraph):  Every now and then it’s worth pausing to reflect on how often we talk about the killing … Continue reading

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Senior Likud MK: Key Government Goal, Elimination of Iranian Nuclear Threat

Senior Likud MK: Key Government Goal, Elimination of Iranian Nuclear Threat from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein  Thanks to Nitay Peretz for pointing me to this this provocative Facebook posting by senior Likud MK Carmel Shama HaCohen: At the … Continue reading

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Parsi on U.S.-Iran Relations: ‘We Are On the Precipice of Major War’

Parsi on U.S.-Iran Relations: ‘We Are On the Precipice of Major War’ from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Some profound wisdom from Trita Parsi about the latest so-called terror plot and the state of Iran-U.S. relations … Continue reading

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Palin was Right About those Government Death Panels

Palin was Right About those Government Death Panels from Informed Comment by Juan Well, the death panel has nothing to do with universal health care. But apparently it does exist, sited in the National Security Council. I discussed the assassination of Anwar al-`Awlaqi last Saturday, just … Continue reading

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