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U.S. Air Strikes and Civilian Deaths in the War on Terror

W.J. Astore

U.S. and Coalition forces have seriously undercounted the number of civilians killed in air attacks against ISIS.  That is the key finding of an 18-month-long investigation led by Azmat Khan and Anand Gopal and published this week in the  702 more words

US Military

The Taliban Tried to Surrender and the U.S. Rebuffed Them. Now Here We Are.

Another Pentagram foreign policy success story. Well, a success for bomb makers.

https://theintercept.com/2017/08/22/afghanistan-donald-trump-taliban-surrender-here-we-are/

So when the Taliban came to surrender, the U.S. turned them down repeatedly, in a series of arrogant blunders spelled out in Anand Gopal’s investigative treatment of the Afghanistan war, … 292 more words

DEMOCRACY NOW! The Shattering of its ‘Independent’ Facade on the Rocks of Syrian War Reality

Katherine Frisk note: I lost patience with Democracy Now a long time ago. Three reasons: 

  1. They promoted abortion instead of promoting birth control and family planning.
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Syria

Democracy Now! Runs Interference for Imperialism in Syria

So-called international non-profits such as the Ford Foundation have a long history of receiving enormous donations from the wealthiest individuals and corporations to achieve imperialism’s objectives around the world. 1,464 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy