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United States Engaged in Perpetual War

The idea that the U.S. is engaged in perpetual war was, I believe, first phrased by historian Charles Beard to describe the foreign policies of the Deleno and S administrations, next by Gore Vidal who, in… 109 more words

Perpetual War

Hillary Clinton Embraces 'Endless War Doctrine'

In Ottawa, former secretary of state says war against ISIS will be “long-term commitment.”

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that the war being waged against militant fighters in Iraq and Syria is “critical” and will be a prolonged part of U.S. 391 more words

Opinion Leaders

Decades of war haven't made the USA safer

American intervention in the Middle East is not a reaction to anti-American Muslim terrorism.  Anti-American terrorism is a response to American intervention in the Middle East, which goes back long before Al Qaeda or ISIS. 432 more words

War And Peace

Chris Hedges: The Future Collapse + Perpetual Imperialistic War = Bombs on Subways in the West

Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

Chris Hedges: Building Different Relationships Before It’s Too Late

ontheearthproduction on Sep 29, 2014

Journalist, author and activist Chris Hedges took time during his September 13, 2014 appearance at Fighting Bob Fest in Baraboo, Wisconsin, to talk about the human race’s sustainability or potential collapse in the age of unstoppable climate change, corporate domination, and perpetual war.

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Politics

The Worst Cancer of All

W.J. Astore

Also at Huffington Post.

President Obama’s decision to deploy 3,000 troops to Liberia in Africa to assist in efforts to contain Ebola got me to thinking about the military as white blood cells. 660 more words

US Politics

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▶ Brave New Films: How Perpetual War Fuels Terrorism

Since 1980, we have militarily intervened at least 35 times in more than 27 countries. We keep bombing, we continue spending trillions of dollars, but we’re no safer as a result. 72 more words

Military Madness