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US Bombs Afghanistan Hospital, Kills 9 Civilians, Injures 37; Tosses It Off As “Collateral Damage”, by Tyler Durden

From Tyler Durden, at Zero Hedge, via theburningplatform.com:

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for US foreign policy, or for the credibility of the US state department to slide further, it got much worse. 281 more words

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Economic Battle Between The United States and China

The battle for economic supremacy between China and the U.S. is over.

Has been for quite some time.

Easy victory for China.

Only question is how bad the beating going to be? 42 more words


Is it time yet?

Another massacre on a school campus, this time in Oregon. On average, more than 10,000 Americans are killed every year by gun violence.

The solution to enacting some 21st century rules and regulations around firearms is really very simple; the barriers to attaining rational and appropriate rules and regulations which reflect the realities of life in our current world seem to be insurmountable; but they really are not. 379 more words



8th AMENDMENT:  “Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.”

No definition of any term is provided. 91 more words


The u-bam-a doctrine

The u-bam-a doctrine is his foreign policy in the Middle East.

He has sought to disengage from the Middle East.

His doctrine is

—  the United States should leave these problems for others to resolve. 160 more words


My Friend as A Caged Animal

At the prison today, the first guards told me to leave my watch in the car and come back. I complied. As I understood it, someone might want it. 1,211 more words

~ Mexico's Struggle For Democracy