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Is the U.S. Military Big Enough?

An Op Ed in the Wall Street Journal recently by former vice president Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz, “Congress and Obama Depleted the Military,” argues that the Trump budget request of $603 billion for Defense for the 2017 – 2018 FY is not nearly enough to build an adequate U.S. 260 more words

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Worrisome People, Worrisome Proposal

On June 21, 2017, Dick and Liz Cheney penned an op-ed article in the Wall Street Journal. The subject, “Congress and Obama Depleted the Military”. Catch your breath, the Cheney’s are back and just as sure they are right again. 520 more words

This Week in, uh, History?

ON JUNE 22, 2004, THEN-VICE PRESIDENT DICK CHENEY TOLD SENATOR PATRICK LEAHY (DEMOCRAT, VERMONT) TO GO FUCK HIMSELF.

IF MEMORY SERVES, IT WAS A TUESDAY.

Too political?

My daughter told me that I’ve become too political. That set me thinking. It is true that I pay much more attention now.

I hardly paid any attention in the 70s and 80s. 292 more words

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USS Liberty--The 50th Year

This day’s posts are dedicated to the memory of 34 US sailors that died at the hands of a betraying ally……

Today, 08 June, is the 50th anniversary of the cowardly attack by Israel on a naval vessel, USS Liberty, in 1967…the attack killed 34 American sailors and wounded 170 others. 179 more words

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Mr. Militant Negro reblogged this on The Militant Negro™ and commented:

The USS Liberty Must Not be Forgotten
Forty-eight years is too long to wait for justice

How Your Favorite Politicians Spent Memorial Day Weekend

Donald Trump: Glancing at the people around him, seeing they were bowing their heads in remembrance, and quickly doing the same

Paul Ryan: As always, mourning the billions of dollars our government has tragically taken from wealthy Americans… 248 more words

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