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Foreign Interventionism, 9/11, and the Perpetual War on Terrorism
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Foreign Interventionism, 9/11, and the Perpetual War on Terrorism
September 14, 2020

Unfortunately, rather than acknowledge what their pre-9/11 interventionism produced, the Pentagon and the CIA doubled down and used the 9/11 attacks to invade Afghanistan and Iraq. Those interventions were followed by interventions in Libya, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, and elsewhere.

Dr. Strangelove’s Spoon Benders: How the U.S. Military Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
September 14, 2020

That somehow “it might be possible to fight, and win, a battle with nuclear weapons, without the exchange leading to an all-out-world-ending conflict,” and if not…we may all die for a lunatic’s dream in the process.

Dr. Strangelove’s Spoon Benders: How the U.S. Military Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
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The South China Sea: What’s Really at Issue
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The South China Sea: What’s Really at Issue
September 9, 2020

The U.S. and its allies are today’s imperialistic fascists, and the U.N. can do nothing against them, Eric Zuesse writes.

Four More Years Would Be Welcomed by the Pentagon
September 8, 2020

As with most international affairs, for the Pentagon it’s probably better to stick with the devil you know rather than get used to a new (if old) one.

Four More Years Would Be Welcomed by the Pentagon
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Robot Generals: Will They Make Better Decisions Than Humans – Or Worse?
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Robot Generals: Will They Make Better Decisions Than Humans – Or Worse?
September 5, 2020

Robotic devices are merely replacing standard weaponry on conventional battlefields. Now, however, in a giant leap of faith, the Pentagon is seeking to take this process to an entirely new level — by replacing not just ordinary soldiers and their weapons, but potentially admirals and generals with robotic systems.

Washington’s Plans for Heating Up the Arctic
August 25, 2020

The Pentagon’s military strategy for the Arctic will increase international tension and inevitably lead to confrontation.

Washington’s Plans for Heating Up the Arctic
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Lights! Camera! Kill! Hollywood, the Pentagon and Imperial Ambitions
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Lights! Camera! Kill! Hollywood, the Pentagon and Imperial Ambitions
August 17, 2020

The Pentagon and CIA, by subsidizing those in Hollywood that go along with it and punishing those that don’t, create and sustain the reality of a dangerous and hostile world, one in which violence is necessary to be a force for good, to protect and uphold the civilized world.

New Report Reveals U.S. Special Forces Active in 22 African Countries
August 12, 2020

While there is much talk, (or more accurately, condemnation) in Western media of China’s imperialist motives in Africa, there is less discussion of the U.S.’ continuing role. While China operates one base in the Horn of Africa and has greatly increased its economic role on the continent, the thousands of American troops operating in dozens of countries are overlooked.

New Report Reveals U.S. Special Forces Active in 22 African Countries
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