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War! What is it good for? Absolutely nothing.

The idealized image of men fighting men in trenches is a PR illusion.

Modern war is asymmetrical, with one side much stronger than the other. Modern war is tanks against children throwing rocks. 745 more words

Freedom

Disobedience

U.S. historian Howard Zinn once said, “The Holocaust might serve a powerful purpose if it led us to think of the world today as wartime Germany — where millions die while the rest of the population obediently goes about its business.  226 more words

Israel

Children

Children
In Albany, Georgia
A small Deep South town
Where the atmosphere of slavery still lingered
Mass demonstrations took place
In the winter of 1961… 108 more words

Activists

New Initiative Seeks to End JROTC Programs to 'Counter the Dangerous Nature of Conservatism and Militarism in Public Schools'

By Danette Clark

In an effort to remove anything and everything resembling patriotism and military-style discipline and teamwork from public schools, a new initiative has been launched that specifically targets JROTC, Starbase, Young Marines, and several other voluntary school programs. 874 more words

WHAT ARE THEY LEARNING?

Howard Zinn on Fascism in America

The views expressed in the following videos are not those of The Dystopian Eagle, and we frankyl find some of the material to be a little short on objective facts and critical thinking. 25 more words

Corporations

The Future of History

God once offered to spare the city of Sodom from destruction if He could find but fifty righteous men there, a figure that Lot shrewdly but to no avail negotiated down to ten, so there’s hope yet that modern America academia might also avoid His wrath. 699 more words

Politics