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Former White House Advisor on the US Military-industrial complex provoking war with Russia and Iran

We speak to Paul Craig Roberts about just how close we are to an escalation between U.S. and Russian forces in Syria and the US military-industrial complex.

Syria

Tending our own gardens

A war economy is immoral by definition. Only nihilism thinks otherwise. And it courts global annihilation, the ultimate insanity. It’s time to end our messianic, adventuresome, and immoral foreign interventions for economic “interests” and return home to tend our own gardens. 34 more words

War And Peace

‘European army is inevitable’ – German defense commissioner

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Germany’s parliamentary defense commissioner, Hans-Peter Bartels, has renewed calls for a joint EU army amid concerns about the reliability of the NATO alliance and disorganization and fragmentation of national defense structures. 592 more words
War & Conflict

US Environmental Agency Sued Over Continued Use of Deadly Dow Pesticides

Growers in agricultural areas like Oxnard, California, make heavy use of fumigants that are linked with asthma, cancer and birth defects. | Photo: AFP
Schools and neighborhoods primarily populated by working-class immigrants and farmworkers suffer widespread exposure to the dangerous chemicals. 591 more words
Human Rights Violations

US 'Consistently and Excessively' Secret About Drones: 80% of Strikes Unreported

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Ever since 2004, the US has carried out drone strikes across the Middle East and Africa, often far away from official theaters of war. 978 more words
War & Conflict