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Do Not Resist - Christiansburg Reportback

Our first screening of the Do Not Resist documentary was a success. There may have not been as large of turnout as we and other attendees hoped for, but everything in the beginning starts small. 1,624 more words

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The Russian military is building a replica of the German parliament for kids to storm at a patriotic theme park

As relations with the West get rockier, Russia wants its youth to learn about warfare—in a very hands-on way. At the “Patriot” theme park outside Moscow, the Russian military is constructing a mini replica of the Reichstag, historical headquarters of the German parliament, for the purpose of giving schoolchildren something to attack as they learn guerilla tactics. 171 more words

Viet Nam and the South China Sea’s Roiled Waters

Author: Carlyle A Thayer

APPS Policy Forum, 30 January 2017

Shining a spotlight on Vietnam’s militarisation in the Spratlys

Vietnam’s military activities in the South China Sea, while not on the same scale as China’s, pre-date them considerably and are squarely aimed at maintaining a balance of power in the region, Carlyle A Thayer writes. 1,876 more words

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Joint Statement from U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Source: White House

11 February 2017

President Donald J. Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held their first official meeting on 10 February 2017 in Washington D.C. 193 more words

South China Sea

Troubling Times

I doubt if there is a real conspiracy behind these happenings — they may simply be a fortuitous confluence of events — that could easily lead to a peaceful takeover of our government by less than idealistic people. 351 more words

Sacramento, California - 27 July 2003

The car arrives at Point One.

The other car makes its presence kin
to the car in opposition.

This is not mere car at Point Two, 104 more words

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