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Six Mistakes on the Road to Permanent War

Source: TomDispatch, by Ira Chernus

In the muddled midst of last week’s mass killing in San Bernardino, California, a few words skittering across my Twitter feed gave me pause. 578 more words

World At WAR

I Saw Something

wisdom comes from having survived
the pepsi corporation
only to be turned in by a neighbor sporting a fear-erection and fries

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Journalism

Evergreene Digest | Robert Parry: Will Peace Find a 2016 Advocate?

Campaign 2016 has offered few useful ideas about worsening global crises. On the Republican side, it’s been mostly the same-old tough talk while Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have said little. 436 more words

Military Madness

▶ Chris Hedges “Wages of Rebellion” The Moral Imperative of Revolt

“There’s no difference between a night raid in Oakland and a night raid in Fallujah.” Chris Hedges discusses his latest book: Wages of Rebellion. A history lesson and a discussion about empire and justice. 173 more words

Militarism

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