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Revolutionary Eye • US Government Sanitizes Vietnam War History

via Revolutionary Eye • US Government Sanitizes Vietnam War History.

For many years after the Vietnam War, we enjoyed the “Vietnam syndrome,” in which US presidents hesitated to launch substantial military attacks on other countries.

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History

Evergreene Digest: In Whose America?

  • Machine Guns, MRAPs, Surveillance, Drones, Permanent War, and a Permanent Election Campaign 
  • Walking Back the American Twenty-First Century?

Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatch.com

February 17, 2015 | I never fail to be amazed — and that’s undoubtedly my failing.  269 more words

Military Madness

Bob Koehler: Abolish the CIA, interviewed by Cindy Sheehan

by Cindy Sheehan
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Cindy Sheehan’s Soapbox Blog
Jan. 4, 2015

Welcome to 2015 and to the beginning of the 7th year of Cindy Sheehan’s Soapbox! 150 more words

Politics

Letter from President Barack Obama: Six Month Consolidated War Powers Resolution Report

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Propaganda Alert!

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release
December 11, 2014

Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)

I am providing this supplemental consolidated report, prepared by my Administration and consistent with the War Powers Resolution (Public Law 93-148), as part of my efforts to keep the Congress informed about deployments of U.S. 2,244 more words

Politics

9/11/06 - The Day America Changed

9/11/06 – The Day America Changed

Complex mosaic swirls over flower-bearing
mourners who hit the pit as names flow, firefighters
sing, George and Laura stand, non-politically. 157 more words

Poetry