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REVIEW: After slow start, 'The Outpost' rallies for strong finish

A major battle during the War in Afghanistan where United States soldiers were completely out numbered is featured in this 2020 war movie.

The picture is set 11 years ago, in the fall of 2009, and follows United States soldiers who are stationed at Combat Outpost Keating. 485 more words

Movies

Antiwar.com — New SAS War Crimes Revealed as Australia Braces for Report

Originally published at Antiwar.com

Also published at Common Dreams

Australian media are reporting new war crimes committed by Special Air Services (SAS) troops in Afghanistan, including the mass murder of unarmed civilians and planting weapons on the bodies of civilians to cover up unlawful killings. 1,005 more words

Politics & Human Rights

Anti-Disinformational Indie Media Dept.: Red Lines with Anya Parampil, from The Grayzone

Investigative journalist Gareth Porter, interviewed here for The Grayzone’s Red Lines program by Anya Parampil, takes apart and debunks the recent neo-McCarthyite Bountygate narrative, recently promoted and propagated by both corporate “mainstream” media and pseudo-Lefty “indie” media outlets: 148 more words

Politics

Bountygate Nouveau

I suspect that the original Bountygate is forgotten everywhere but in New Orleans. It was the accusation that there was a bounty system on the New Orleans Saints for hits against opposing players. 618 more words

Adrastos

Attack of Cave Demons Near Tora Bora

Background:

  • January 25, 2002 three US marines are briefed on mission by their gunnery sergeant they are to figure out and destroy whatever is causing the sonar interference, which has rendered their sonar mapping systems useless.
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Crytozoology

Animals, War and WikiLeaks

they appear in no brief

no one

will count the bodies

Georgi Gospodinov, “What Animals Do in Wartime”

“If we have brains or courage, then we are blessed and called on… to prove the vigor of our talents against the strongest opponents of love we can find.” 7,055 more words