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Our recent visit to Washington DC

It was one of those trips we kept putting off.  Why? no good reason really.  Our window to take vacations starts in November and goes through the winter until April 1st. 352 fler ord

Arlington Cementary

Gina Haspel must be rejected as CIA director. Justice and morality demand it.

Fifty years ago this month, in March 1968, American soldiers massacred up to 500 civilians at Mỹ Lai in Vietnam. It was the worst US atrocity of the Vietnam War. 444 fler ord

News & Commentary

The Pentagon & Hollywood’s successful and deadly propaganda alliance — RT Op-ed

Spielberg and Bruckheimer are two Hollywood heavyweights considered by the DoD to be their most reliable collaborators.

The US has the largest military budget in the world, spending over $611 billion – far larger than any other nation on Earth. 396 fler ord

Ameria's Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

America’s Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

Al Jazeera (2018)

Film Review

This documentary concerns a recent investigation into a gun smuggling operation in which the Pentagon contracts with Miami arms dealers to procure Soviet-style weapons from Bulgaria, Croatia and Serbia and secretly ship them to ”moderate” rebels in Syria. 148 fler ord

War In The Middle East

America's Phony Wars and the National Defense Strategy

W.J. Astore

In my latest article for, I address America’s real wars overseas and contrast them with the phony war in the so-called Homeland.  588 fler ord

US Politics

Yemen War Update

Recently Congress attempted to flex its muscle and invoke the AUMF in the Yemen War fiasco….

On February 28, Senators Mike Lee (R-UT), Chris Murphy (D-CT), and Bernie Sanders (I-VT) introduced… 785 fler ord

International Situations

Layers: A Desert Storm Veteran and 911

On September 11, 2001, the world changed forever when four planes crashed, including one that struck the Pentagon in Washington, DC.  Linda Maye Adams describes the events of the day in Washington DC from a Desert Storm veteran’s perspective.  62 fler ord