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The Monday After

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I have always been a pragmatist. I make my argument until it no longer matters. Then I move on. I am not given to the “I told you so” mentality. 516 more words

360 Show

Senators Will Use War Powers Act to Try to End US Involvement in Yemen War – News From Antiwar.com

The war is the fault of one of the planet’s poorest countries, on the other side of the globe whom did not attacked US and… 182 more words

Lost amid all the scandalous news about White House security clearances and domestic abusers, as well as the start of the Winter Olympics in South Korea, was important news out of northern Syria: … 1,028 more words

International Relations

Reining in the Ubiquitous Use of Military Force, by Arshad M. Khan

Representative Barbara Lee (D-California) was the only representative who voted in 2001 against the Authorization for the Use of Military Force, which was intended to authorize the war in Afghanistan, but has been stretched to cover every US intervention since then. 376 more words

Government

3 Major Problems in Criminal Complaint Against Sayfullo Saipov and Lionel Nation's Orwellian Idea

The invisible black bag, the note that doesn’t say what we are told it says and the mightily convenient 2nd cell phone with all that crucial “ISIS” evidence. 91 more words

American Gladio

Notes on the New York Terror Attack...

So, a few quick notes on the apparent terror attack/incident in New York.

As usual, this entirely could’ve been a straight-up ISIS-inspired, low-tech, ‘lone wolf’ attack. 912 more words

(Politics) CURRENT AFFAIRS

Senate: Bipartisan push to extend blank-check AUMF (Authorization for Use of Military Force) [Tom Hall/WSWS]

It is time to refresh the congressional rubber stamp on military activities, in place since shortly after 9/11. Secretaries of State and Defense, Tillerson and Mattis, provided testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. 10 more words