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▶ 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


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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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

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