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The poor are superfluous to requirements

If there is one thing I have learnt over a long lifetime it is that ordinary people are the donkey engine, the powerhouse, that drives the nation in war and peace and that for those in power, our lives are entirely expendable. 1,028 more words


Trump unveils true cause of Syrian war, no one noticed; keeps his private detail, just in case.

Politico: Trump drops Twitter bomb on Lockheed Martin’s F-35 fighter jet

I’m baffled by this news; must admit I don’t know where this orange man is going with these attacks on the military…oh, wait, … 1,193 more words


Trump Dredging the Swamp to Empower the Worst Elements of the 'Shadow World'

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The Story Behind the Gripping New Documentary ‘Shadow World’ (1/5)

TheRealNews on Dec 16, 2016

In part one, Andrew Feinstein discusses being witness to a corrupt weapons deal in post-apartheid South Africa sparked his quest to uncover the world of war profiteers and weapons contractors.

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Plan Colombia, Permanent War and the No Vote

From Counter Punch


The Colombian people voted NO to peace. Or to be exact, 50.2% of 37% of the eligible population voted no. 2,364 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

How We Could End the Permanent War State by Gareth Porter (#NoWar2016)

by Gareth Porter
Writer, Dandelion Salad
September 26, 2016

Remarks at #NoWar2016

My remarks are related to the problem of media as a factor in the war system but not focused primarily on that. 1,612 more words


Chris Hedges | The Algebra of Revolution (Video)

“We’ve all become a sacrifice zone.”   

Counterpunch Media of the Day  July 15, 2016

Chris Hedges. Pulitzer Prize winner journalist, columnist for Truthdig, author of 13 books, including his latest, …

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