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Naked Capitalism
LinksTraitors By facilitating the further offshoring of America’s manufacturing bas
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted 22 hours ago
Traitors By facilitating the further offshoring of America’s manufacturing base, the trade pact would actually undermine America’s military readiness and global economic standing. TPP would hurt our national security interests more than it would... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Rallies Against Political Class: 'I Am Your Voice'badly right now.” “Virginia voters are very concerned by the hollowing out of
Donald Trump Rallies Against Political Class: 'I Am Your Voice'
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
badly right now.” “Virginia voters are very concerned by the hollowing out of jobs in the coal industry, of the decline of America’s military,” Trump’s Virginia state chairman Corey Stewart previously explained to Breitbart News. “There are over... Read more
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Quartz
“War Dogs” is a war film that totally ignores the realities of war. In other words, it’s like Americafor Americans on the home front, the distant explosions don’t even register as
“War Dogs” is a war film that totally ignores the realities of war. In other words, it’s like America
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
for Americans on the home front, the distant explosions don’t even register as an inconvenience. As a result, the use of America’s military has barely registered as an issue in either the primaries or the general election. Rand Paul, who... Read more
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The Hill
The national security case against TPPpoint: By facilitating the further offshoring of America’s manufacturing base,
The national security case against TPP
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
point: By facilitating the further offshoring of America’s manufacturing base, the trade pact would actually undermine America’s military readiness and global economic standing. TPP would hurt our national security interests more than it would... Read more
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Zero Hedge
3 Political Risks To Watch Out For Post-US-ElectionNATO nervous, with Trump often equating military intervention to a simple monet
3 Political Risks To Watch Out For Post-US-Election
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
NATO nervous, with Trump often equating military intervention to a simple monetary cost-benefit analysis, seeing most of America’s military expenditure as a poor return on investment. If Trump follows through with this way of thinking, it could... Read more
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Orange County Register
Upload Cyber Commandof global jihadist violence. Nor will it, by itself, make the U.S. safer from a
Upload Cyber Command
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
of global jihadist violence. Nor will it, by itself, make the U.S. safer from attack. But in this case, it will align America’s military capabilities much more closely with the reality of threats many officials have been much too slow to take... Read more
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Breitbart
Return of the Death Spiral: ObamaCare Faces ‘Meltdown’ in 2017government control, in the form of a decrepit single-payer system — bigger, mor
Return of the Death Spiral: ObamaCare Faces ‘Meltdown’ in 2017
Breitbart / Posted 12 days ago
government control, in the form of a decrepit single-payer system — bigger, more corrupt, and less efficient than the one America’s military veterans are currently stuck in. We’re not quite there yet, so Hillary Clinton wants to raid taxpayers... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Libertarian options for House are similar in background, different in detailhave a background in small business, and each hold degrees from Wayland Baptist
Libertarian options for House are similar in background, different in detail
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
have a background in small business, and each hold degrees from Wayland Baptist University. Both men believe in reducing America’s military presence overseas in favor of a strong defense at home. Watts said he would only support foreign military... Read more
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The Chronicle
The Green Party Convention talent show: a first-hand accounttools of the corporate establishment. They deride the media at every opportunit
The Green Party Convention talent show: a first-hand account
The Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
tools of the corporate establishment. They deride the media at every opportunity, and they actively despise most of America’s military actions. They are self-described eco-socialists. They want an independent investigation into the 9/11... Read more
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Perth Now
Trump drags Aussies into debatecap on all business income tax; and the introduction of just three tax brackets
Trump drags Aussies into debate
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
cap on all business income tax; and the introduction of just three tax brackets. Trump also took aim at allies who rely on America’s military presence. “We will also rebuild our military and get our allies to pay their fair share for the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Trump drags Aussies into debatecap on all business income tax; and the introduction of just three tax brackets
Trump drags Aussies into debate
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
cap on all business income tax; and the introduction of just three tax brackets. Trump also took aim at allies who rely on America’s military presence. “We will also rebuild our military and get our allies to pay their fair share for the... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
A commitment to our service membershas continued to grow and could swell to more than 100 over the next decade.Som
A commitment to our service members
Desert Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
has continued to grow and could swell to more than 100 over the next decade.Some say we can safely ignore this gap since America’s military is so strong relative to other countries. But the Navy doesn’t have that luxury — it needs a sufficient... Read more
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The Hindu
Japanese will ‘watch Sony TV’ if U.S. is attacked: TrumpJapan, Mr. Trump said, should be forced to pay 100 per cent of America’s milita
Japanese will ‘watch Sony TV’ if U.S. is attacked: Trump
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
Japan, Mr. Trump said, should be forced to pay 100 per cent of America’s military costs for protecting the island nation, not the roughly 50 per cent it pays now. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has attacked Japan, one of America’s... Read more
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The Hindu
Obama denies $400 million payment to Iran was ransomwill soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive in
Obama denies $400 million payment to Iran was ransom
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
will soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive information about national security and America’s military posture. Asked whether he was worried about Mr. Trump having access to such material, Mr. Obama said... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama denies payment to Iran was for ransomwill soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive in
Obama denies payment to Iran was for ransom
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
will soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive information about national security and America’s military posture. Asked whether he was worried about Trump having access to such material, Obama said simply that... Read more
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The Hindu
Obama denies $400 million payment to Iran was ransomwill soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive in
Obama denies $400 million payment to Iran was ransom
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
will soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive information about national security and America’s military posture. Asked whether he was worried about Mr. Trump having access to such material, Mr. Obama said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Obama rejects assertion that $400m Iran payment was ransomwill soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive in
Obama rejects assertion that $400m Iran payment was ransom
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
will soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive information about national security and America’s military posture. Asked whether he was worried about Trump having access to such material, Obama said simply that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Obama denies $400M payment to Iran was ransomwill soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive in
Obama denies $400M payment to Iran was ransom
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
will soon be receiving classified briefings, giving them access to sensitive information about national security and America’s military posture. Asked whether he was worried about Trump having access to such material, Obama said simply that... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Obama: Trump claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama: Trump claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Obama says Trump statement on ‘rigged’ election is ‘ridiculous’East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama says Trump statement on ‘rigged’ election is ‘ridiculous’
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Obama: Trump Claims on Rigged Election ‘Ridiculous’East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama: Trump Claims on Rigged Election ‘Ridiculous’
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Obama calls Trump’s claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama calls Trump’s claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Obama speech: Trump, who will get security briefings, needs to act like a presidentEast, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama speech: Trump, who will get security briefings, needs to act like a president
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Obama: Trump claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Ob
Obama: Trump claims on rigged election ‘ridiculous’
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama wrapped himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Obama to Discuss ISIS Strategy at Pentagon as Trump Looms LargeEast, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, O
Obama to Discuss ISIS Strategy at Pentagon as Trump Looms Large
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama will wrap himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Obama goes to Pentagon to talk ISIS but Trump looms largeEast, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, O
Obama goes to Pentagon to talk ISIS but Trump looms large
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama will wrap himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Obama goes to Pentagon to talk ISIS but Trump looms largeEast, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, O
Obama goes to Pentagon to talk ISIS but Trump looms large
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 20 days ago
East, in Asia,” meaning “he’s woefully unprepared to do this job.” Thursday, Obama will wrap himself in the symbolism of America’s military decision center. The President has suggested on the campaign trail that no candidate “fully understands... Read more
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Newsmax
President Obama's Gold Star Families Comment Rebukes Trump for Khan Flapthe nation’s military and Gold Star families." "As commander in chief, I’m pre
President Obama's Gold Star Families Comment Rebukes Trump for Khan Flap
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
the nation’s military and Gold Star families." "As commander in chief, I’m pretty tired of some folks trash-talking America’s military and troops," Obama said Monday, according to Politico. "Our military is somewhat smaller after two major... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Illinois Pols Slam Trump Over Gold Star Family Commentsattacked the Khan family,” Durbin wrote. “This American Gold Star family joined
Illinois Pols Slam Trump Over Gold Star Family Comments
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
attacked the Khan family,” Durbin wrote. “This American Gold Star family joined a litany of Trump targets: John McCain, America’s military, the disabled, women, a Hispanic judge, Mexican immigrants, Muslims, and many, many more. Yet despite his... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Donald Trump's Attacks Are Dividing Military Familiestheir candidate’s constituency just disregards all criticism from the MSM—a lit
How Donald Trump's Attacks Are Dividing Military Families
The Atlantic / Posted 22 days ago
their candidate’s constituency just disregards all criticism from the MSM—a little digging on social media suggests that America’s military subculture is deeply divided by the Republican nominee’s recent behavior, with many defending him but many... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel financial officer hits back at Moody's for junk ratingattacks “came as no surprise.” The Khans, he said, “joined a litany of Trump t
Emanuel financial officer hits back at Moody's for junk rating
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
attacks “came as no surprise.” The Khans, he said, “joined a litany of Trump targets: (Sen.) John McCain, (R-Ariz.), America’s military, the disabled, women, a Hispanic judge, Mexican immigrants, Muslims and many, many more.” Durbin gave... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Republicans denounce Trump over his clash with Muslim American hero’s familyhis own thinly-veiled attack on Trump, telling a group of disabled veterans he
Republicans denounce Trump over his clash with Muslim American hero’s family
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 days ago
his own thinly-veiled attack on Trump, telling a group of disabled veterans he was tired of some people “trash-talking” America’s military and troops. “No one has given more for our freedom and our security than our Gold Star families,” the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton’s recycled speechsame was said about Ronald Reagan in 1980. Democrats called him a “cowboy” who
Hillary Clinton’s recycled speech
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
same was said about Ronald Reagan in 1980. Democrats called him a “cowboy” who might blow up the world. Instead, he rebuilt America’s military, as Mr. Trump has promised to do, and helped bring down the Soviet Union. Can Hillary be trusted with... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
FULL TRANSCRIPT | Pres. Obama's remarks at 95th National DAV conventionme say something else about this generation. As Commander-in-Chief, I’m pretty
FULL TRANSCRIPT | Pres. Obama's remarks at 95th National DAV convention
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
me say something else about this generation. As Commander-in-Chief, I’m pretty tired of some folks trash-talking America’s military and troops. (Applause.) Our military is somewhat smaller -- after two major ground wars come to a close,... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE–Trump’s Virginia Campaign Chair: Tim Kaine ‘A Non-Factor’polling average. “Virginia voters are very concerned by the hollowing out of j
EXCLUSIVE–Trump’s Virginia Campaign Chair: Tim Kaine ‘A Non-Factor’
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
polling average. “Virginia voters are very concerned by the hollowing out of jobs in the coal industry, of the decline of America’s military,” Stewart explained when asked what issues Virginia voters are paying the most attention to in this... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama defends 'gold star' families in a rebuke to Donald Trumpas representing 'the very best in our country' in rebuke of Trump – and says he
Obama defends 'gold star' families in a rebuke to Donald Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
as representing 'the very best in our country' in rebuke of Trump – and says he's 'pretty tired of some folks trash talking America’s military and troops' Says parents of children lost to war made sacrifice 'that most of us cannot even begin to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama pushes back against Trump on military, Gold Star familyConvention for anti-Muslim proposals on immigration. “As commander in chief, I
Obama pushes back against Trump on military, Gold Star family
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
Convention for anti-Muslim proposals on immigration. “As commander in chief, I’m pretty tired of some folks trash-talking America’s military and troops,” Mr. Obama told the annual convention of the Disabled American Veterans in Atlanta. “Our... Read more
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The Hill
Obama rebukes Trump over Khan remarksNATO allies countries against Russian aggression. “As commander-in-chief, I’m
Obama rebukes Trump over Khan remarks
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
NATO allies countries against Russian aggression. “As commander-in-chief, I’m pretty tired of some folks trash-talking America’s military and troops,” Obama said. Even though the military has downsized since major ground operations ended in... Read more
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Air Force Times
The next president's military: Here's a comparison of the candidates' prioritiesthat would replace those spending limits.Military size, strength Republicans p
The next president's military: Here's a comparison of the candidates' priorities
Air Force Times / Posted 25 days ago
that would replace those spending limits.Military size, strength Republicans promise in their platform to “reverse America’s military decline,” a situation they blame on too little funding and too few troops. Their plan calls for adding... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Peter Schiff Slams The Fed's 'Loud Talk, No Stick' Policyfrequently, and as circularly as possible to conceal that they are holding no s
Peter Schiff Slams The Fed's 'Loud Talk, No Stick' Policy
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
frequently, and as circularly as possible to conceal that they are holding no stick whatsoever. Roosevelt's "stick" was America’s military might, which in his day largely boiled down to the U.S. Navy, which he had enlarged and modernized. To... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionHe vows to build walls and ban us from this country.” It was part of a blister
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
He vows to build walls and ban us from this country.” It was part of a blistering assault on Trump’s capacity to lead America’s military. The night’s lineup was reminiscent of the 2004 Republican convention in New York — the first after the... Read more
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JTA
Obama strikes optimistic note in pitch for Hillary Clintonof America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experi
Obama strikes optimistic note in pitch for Hillary Clinton
JTA / Posted 27 days ago
of America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experience, Obama said Clinton was ready to lead America’s military. Like several other speakers on Wednesday, he recalled that Clinton was in the room when his... Read more
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The Forward
Barack Obama Embraces Hillary Clinton in Emotional Convention Pitchof America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experi
Barack Obama Embraces Hillary Clinton in Emotional Convention Pitch
The Forward / Posted 27 days ago
of America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experience, Obama said Clinton was ready to lead America’s military. Like several other speakers Wednesday, he recalled that she was in the room when his administration made... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A Trump presidency will hurt Asia’s GDP growth: Nomuracost of security guarantees. If attempts to collect these financial contributio
A Trump presidency will hurt Asia’s GDP growth: Nomura
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
cost of security guarantees. If attempts to collect these financial contributions fail, Nomura says Trump could scale back America’s military presence in the region or shutter its bases entirely. This would have ripple effects on the region’s... Read more
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JTA
Obama strikes optimistic note in pitch for Clintonof America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experi
Obama strikes optimistic note in pitch for Clinton
JTA / Posted 28 days ago
of America.” And on a night revolving around Clinton’s national security experience, Obama said Clinton was ready to lead America’s military. Like several other speakers Wednesday, he recalled that she was in the room when his administration made... Read more
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The Atlantic
What If Russia Invaded the Baltics—and Donald Trump Was President?one hand, Trump, like Shirreff, is trying to pressure European NATO members to
What If Russia Invaded the Baltics—and Donald Trump Was President?
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
one hand, Trump, like Shirreff, is trying to pressure European NATO members to spend more money on defense and rely less on America’s military might. On the other hand, Trump is expressing the very reluctance to defend fellow NATO members that so... Read more
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The New Yorker
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the World“extremely smart” but said he was concerned that he was building what amounts t
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the World
The New Yorker / Posted 29 days ago
“extremely smart” but said he was concerned that he was building what amounts to a “tsarist system,” in which “oil is like America’s military, its weapon to play on the world stage.” Yeltsin, he said, appointed Putin as his successor because he... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Might The Donald Be Good For Peace?of the United States, which makes it important to look at what he might do if t
Might The Donald Be Good For Peace?
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
of the United States, which makes it important to look at what he might do if that comes about, especially in the light of America’s military catastrophes so far this century. Obama followed his predecessors in expanding America’s iron fist as... Read more
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Variety
Shailene Woodley Caravans Across U.S. to Democratic National Conventionprogressives, organizers said. Woodley and her confederates demanded swifter ac
Shailene Woodley Caravans Across U.S. to Democratic National Convention
Variety / Posted 30 days ago
progressives, organizers said. Woodley and her confederates demanded swifter action to expand health care to all, to end America’s military adventures overseas and to hike the minimum wage from the current $7.50 an hour to $10 or more. The... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama must not send troops to Polandon its military bands last year than five of our lowest-spending NATO allies sp
Obama must not send troops to Poland
The Washington Times / Posted a month ago
on its military bands last year than five of our lowest-spending NATO allies spent on their entire militaries. Now, maybe America’s military spends too much on fanfare, but come on. The fact that the United States spent more on strings and brass... Read more
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