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Is Pandering Our Official Saudi Policy?

by b. traven Fifteen of the 9/11 jihadists who killed over 3000 innocent Americans were Saudi Arabian citizens.  The still-secret section of the official 9/11 Commission Report, which the Obama administration has tried to suppress, has  purportedly shows that representatives of the Saudi Royal government directly supported and financed these jihadists in their attack on…

Mohammad Mossadegh, the democratically-elected leader of Iraq who was overthrown in 1953 in a coup supported by the CIA

Trust in War is America’s New Creed

Henry Pelifian Trust in war is the constant refrain from elected politicians of both major political parties.  The enemies are everywhere: Iran cannot be trusted in the Nuclear Agreement so we should bomb them now before they cheat.  Russia is always a threat even with the demise of the USSR so let’s get tough on…

Ashton Carter, Ready to Send in the Mercs

Your Wish Is My Commando

W.J. Astore Privatization of war is making it far easier for America’s imperial state to wage endless war throughout the world.  Consider the case of Afghanistan.  The U.S. military is allegedly leaving that country, turning the fight over to the Afghan military, trained and equipped largely by America. But the truth is different: the U.S.…

When it comes to America's wars, the buck stops nowhere

No-Fault Wars

Henry Pelifian Today, war in the U.S. is like no-fault car insurance. Nobody is responsible, but everybody pays.  Even a declaration of war as stated in the U.S. Constitution is not needed.  This no-fault war policy is bipartisan and includes the endless Global War on Terror at enormous cost.  The policy includes a codicil extending to national security…