Editor’s Note: $4mn/hr… Seriously? And we have gained WHAT?
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The Atlantic — Americans are debating whether to fight ISIS, without acknowledging that they’re already at war.
Since publishing a book on America’s age of unwinnable conflicts a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been asked hundreds of questions about topics ranging from ISIS to Ukraine, from the military-industrial complex to reinstating the draft. 54 more words
Physicians for Social Responsibility, in a report issued several weeks ago, estimated that more than 1 million people died in Iraq during the past 15 years as a result of U.S.-led military operations, and more than 300,000 people died in Afghanistan and Pakistan. 223 more words
Millions of dollars have disappeared from Afghanistan and the Special Inspector General for Afghan Reconstruction is placing the blame on the Pentagon’s mismanaged accounting practices for the problem. 143 more words
Perhaps no name in recent American History invokes such passionate disdain and hatred from from most Americans than that of Bowe Bergdahl’s.
No matter what your particular political beliefs may be, I believe you can feel the palpable sway of opinion as the Department of Defense recently decided to charge him officially with misconduct before the enemy and desertion. 1,262 more words