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LIBERTARIAN: "War Is a Racket"

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Ep. 791 War Is a Racket: The Life and Thought of Maj. Gen. Smedley Butler
25th November 2016 Tom Woods

CJ Killmer, host of the Dangerous History Podcast and popularly known as Prof. 297 more words

Anti-war

Another $6.5 Trillion stolen

Confirmed by the US government, another $6.5 Trillion has been stolen from US citizens. The source of this information is not alleged “conspiracy theorists,” but the… 1,010 more words

Transition

War is Still a Racket

(Revised from version published January 2015 at foreignpolicy.com)

The United States of America is in a state of perpetual war, which requires perpetual war spending. The reason for this is simple: money and power. 1,948 more words

Politics

War as a Business Opportunity

W.J. Astore

A good friend passed along an article at Forbes from a month ago with the pregnant title, “U.S. Army Fears Major War Likely Within Five Years — But Lacks The Money To Prepare.” Basically, the article argues that war is possible — even likely — within five years with Russia or North Korea or Iran, or maybe all three, but that America’s army is short of money to prepare for these wars.   509 more words

US Military

Visualizing America's Dominance in Military Spending

If there is one thing that both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are in complete agreement on it is the need for a huge military. It is the one issue that transcends partisan politics with the only disagreement being on how large that the defense budget should be. 548 more words

American War Machine

Bliar & Campbell's Role In The Death Of Dr David Kelly


Comment: ”This is the work of corporations and politicians that provide the muscle for them.‘ ‘War is a Racket,” by Major Gen Smedley Butler, 239 more words