“The Armistice”: World War I ends on 11 November 1918 – Veterans Day 2008

The Cost Of War robs the world of its ability to pay the price of civilization. Learning to live WITH this planet is a much more noble cause than depopulating the planet of human life. […]

Republicans Scramble For Last Drop Of OIL Before Armageddon

… a memo circulated to the GOP caucus, House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) implored his members to vote against adjournment for the August recess if the minority cannot secure a vote on offshore drilling or their “all of the above” energy plan.

Bills brought to the floor under suspension of the […]

Bush, The Appeaser “delivers nothing but a lousy speech”

(CBS/AP) Egypt’s state-owned press opened fire Saturday on U.S. President George W. Bush as he arrived for talks with regional leaders at the conclusion of a five-day Mideast tour.

The newspapers, whose management are all appointed by the government, criticized Mr. Bush’s speech Thursday in front of the Israeli […]

The Pentagon Propaganda Puppets

In a stunning 11 page article, David Barstow of the NYTimes exposes generals who were and still are the Pentagon’s propaganda puppets for the Iraq war and threats by Iran. These so called expert military analysts appeared on all the major networks, cable news and radio promoting a positive message for the Pentagon […]

What Military Recruiters Don’t Say Can Kill

Such as the Stop Loss Policy

— they discovered that the military wasn’t what they thought it was going to be. Many of them told me that the military wasn’t even close to what their recruiters told them it was going to be (either the recruiter lied to them, or they were […]

The Iraq War: Bush’s 5 Year Delusion

Can someone please tell me what war on which planet, Bush believes victory will happen. Lies; death; destruction; a failing American economy; almost $11 Billion per month; 4,462 American soldiers dead; 29,395 American soldiers wounded; tens of thousand Iraqi civilians dead and who knows how many contractors are dead or wounded. And yet, […]

Manipulated Media Is Great For Bloggers

 

 

NY Times Holds Stories Because They’re Afraid of Conservatives

Now the New York Times has gotten itself in the same old pickle they always do — they are going to be criticized by Republicans when in fact they were trying to be extra fair to Republicans. […]

History Of US Backed Dictators – Redux

Since the original post and the update, several more dictators have come and gone. This information will be receiving an update this month to include several Middle Eastern, African, South East Asian and South American dictators and propped up regimes that have been reshuffled. Unfortunately, oil, gas and mineral […]

Consequences: Foreign Policy or Foreign Fantasy

Bhutto was key to US plan

Benazir Bhutto was central to American hopes of broadening out Pakistan‘s government from the figure of General Musharraf. Washington helped engineer the political deal that saw her return and now it has seen that lead to disaster, with the loss of one of […]

War On Terror And Drugs Contradict Each Other, Makes More Enemies

Haji Bashaar Noorzai is an ally the USA double crossed after making empty promises then arrested. Haji Bashar Noorzai, the burly, bearded leader of one of Afghanistan’s largest and most troublesome tribes, was not on a mission to case New York City for a terrorist attack. On the contrary, Noorzai, a […]