Posts Tagged ‘war’



By 2015 the game was up to those around the world whose brains weren’t damaged and controlled by US propaganda.

WHY ISIS EXISTS: THE DOUBLE GAME

Mint Press is doing the best journalism around lately.

“I Was Living Like Scarface”: The Ludicrous Costs of the War in Afghanistan Revealed in New Documents, Testimonies

I had $50 million in cash. The most I ever had at one point was $24 million on hand, in $100 bills, sitting in safes in my bedroom. And there was hardly any oversight whatsoever. Once we signed that money out of the vault in Baghdad, it was up to me how to document that money was spent and where the money went…I had no requirement. Literally. I am not joking. No guidance and no requirement to provide documentation about where that money went.”

Jimmy Dore doing great work. He’s allied himself with the journalists who are not full of shit in order to go after the ones who are.

And these clowns too…

The #1 pick (spoiler alert) is the US war machine.

Colombia in Chaos

Taibbi:

The usual “Democracy Promotion” script involves the U.S. backing this or that politician with money, weapons, and sometimes even military manpower, turning a blind eye to corruption or other excesses connected to that politician, then ultimately being forced to double down on the money and weapons when anti-American protest movements rise in response.

Liberal delusion of the day:

Donald Rumsfeld was uniquely evil, despite Obama and Co. doing the same things to Libya, Syria, Ukraine, Yemen, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Somalia, and installing dictators in a bunch more places–imperial business as usual.

When you go to sleep for 8-year stretches, who really cares what you “think?”

BREAKING: Iran’s Press TV website seized by U.S. government, according to notice

Biden shows his commitment to press freedom. Where’s Julian, by the way?

Could this be the first salvo in the next illegal war crime?

Is Iran suddenly silenced, so that US and partners can attack them without counterarguments?