U.S. TROOPS DEPLOYED IN 138 COUNTRIES
Yet Trump calls for increase in military spending
There has never been an empire like this in history. Other empires occupied foreign countries to get at their resources. 195 more words
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 9:25
January 18 2017
VERYcurious this is happening at the very end of Obamas tenure!
CHARLIE SAVAGE for the NYT reports, President Obama on Tuesday largely commuted the remaining prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the army intelligence analyst convicted of an enormous 2010 leak that revealed American military and diplomatic activities across the world, disrupted the administration and made WikiLeaks, the recipient of those disclosures, famous.
Barack Obama with the Nobel Prize medal and diploma during the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony Dec. 10, 2009.
With only days remaining in his presidency, Barack Obama is continuing to escalate a potential world war confrontation with Russia, while the deadly chaos of his regime-change wars in Libya, Yemen, Afghanistan continues to get worse. 1,176 more words