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Fuck rights or liberation, with BlacKkKlansman Spike Lee says BLUE LIVES MATTER!

Spike Lee’s history lesson represents the worst of exploitative falsifications. There was NO student girlfriend. No CC Black Student Union contact. There was NO BOMB whatsoever. And Detective Ron Stallworth’s white partner was NOT Jewish. And guess what: His phone … Continue reading

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Army papers say planned coup of Russia/slash Putin

Army document: US strategy to ‘dethrone’ Putin for oil pipelines might provoke WW3. Senior DIA, Air Force and Army officials admit that NATO expansionism and US covert interference in Russian internal politics may trigger “next global conflict”. Published by INSURGE intelligence, … Continue reading

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Trump bounces FBI chief

He also demanded the resignation of the Surgeon General, which isn’t actually his prerogative to do, as the SG has the power to bounce HIM by declaring him unfit.

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More Fallujah

I feel that it’s my duty as a Christian but even more deeply as a human being to remind people of stupid shit like this.  You remember when exactly the name Fallujah crept into the American Psyche? I do. It … Continue reading

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Did you know that priests and doctors are combatants?

I hadn’t thought of it until a MAS briefing in Tech School (School of Health Care Sciences Sheppard AFB Texas) for which I have the lame ass excuse of being only 18 at the time. But, yeah, under the Hague … Continue reading

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What’s fueling Muslim riots? Success!

Are Muslim anti-Western demonstrations raging against a defamatory video of dubious provenance? More likely it’s decades of war and drone-strikes. But after years of insurgency, IEDs, and suicide bombers, it takes storming a consulate to finally bag a high ranking … Continue reading

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New Lessons from the Oakland Occupy Movement

The tactics nationally of the Occupy Movement have led to the continuing demobilization of this once broadly popular effort to kindle opposition to current ruling Establishment politics. Several comments by participants in Oakland Occupy’s recent engagements with the police there … Continue reading

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Ye Aulde Memoir

Another old piece. These stories are distorted by romanticized memory, at times, and others likely remember them differently. I by no means intend to insult any of the real persons that lived through this stuff with a cavalier treatment of … Continue reading

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Got an message from an Elitist Snob who claims to “help the Homeless”

Saying that the reason he lives in wealth is because he “earned” it. Which is a backward way of saying that those of who live in Poverty never “earned” anything. Like me, I guess. Working construction labor for 20 years, … Continue reading

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VietRaqIstan

Pentagon: Light at end of tunnel…     NATO: uh… like, no…   The Dutch portion of Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg) so divided that the government fell apart. Their largely uncompensated mission as Disposable Shock Troops for the Washington Regime … Continue reading

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Well, now we know… Shades of the Kurdish Shepherd

The speculation about why we weren’t getting an Hourly Victory Report Update from the Helmand Province Massacre had a large spectre nobody was willing to say… that they were massacring civilians. Billy McMethamphetamine, Commander on the ground there, acknowledged 12 … Continue reading

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So, what happens when the Purge of Homeless People fails?

Will we have a Surge involving City Hall bringing in Hired Guns? Mercenaries like Blackwater? Of course, any Mercenary Hit-Man Death Squad “security” Corporation who would be dumb enough to take one of Mayor Lyin’ and Lyin’ Meyers’ bouncy bouncy … Continue reading

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Sellouts, the Christmas Airline, and the CIA Bombing

HOW CAN WE BE SURE THAT ANY OF THOSE REMOTE CONTROL ASSASSINATIONS WERE BASED ON VALID INFO? As President Obama said, there’s not a dearth of information… on the contrary, there’s clouds and clouds of information. O what a tangled … Continue reading

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Because it would be better to hold him prisoner

…in secret Torture Palaces like Baghram, Abu Ghraib, Guantanamo, Khandahar… Beat the living hell out of him every day and then use the video-taped confession in a secret tribunal. The way the Civilized, Law-Abiding U.S. Military does… From the BBC: … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different..

After the Mexican federales and army lost four officers in TiaJuana and six more in Durango, who subsequently lost their heads, and those heads were found again, outside Catholic Churches, as revenge for the killings of Cartel members… Washington sends … Continue reading

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The text of my letter to Sen. Udall and Sen. Bennett

Don’t Drop the Public Option! It will have to be implemented, there’s no way to do more than temporarily “fix” Health Care without it. I know from personal experience how much more it costs society to abandon basic medical care … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Escalation from Miss Johnnie

Regular readers will recognize that, she’s not only a military Widow but also a military Mom. Her Daughter was in the Marine Corps and wounded once in her three tours of “duty” in Iraq. Her daughter finally got her discharge … Continue reading

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Poison Vegetables

Ketchup as a vegetable strikes again. Those of our audience younger than late 30 Somethings won’t remember this, maybe you’ve heard of it and thought it was a sick joke. But it wasn’t. Ronald Reagan championed a measure aimed directly … Continue reading

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Who is going to tell Obama no more war?

I miss the old days of 2008 when we’d get word that Candidate Obama was visiting Colorado and we’d head up to put our antiwar message under his nose. These days he visits Denver to sign the new Stimulus Bill … Continue reading

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Meet Joe the Ex-Roofer…

Because McCain is promoting this cat who has the false tag of “Joe the Plumber”. Real Name: Sam. Real Occupation: Professional Liar. No plumbing license issued to him. plumbing is a job that requires a license. I know. … I … Continue reading

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The Surge morphs into The Purge

The US is now attacking the allies of Iran within the Iraqi Shia community, and this new battle in the US War to Re-Colonize the Middle East is now underway. It is an effort by the US to clean up … Continue reading

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Remember When

My young un has discovered the delights of Dolly Parton, me having checked out a copy of her greatest hits from the liberry for her. She is especially enchanted with the song, ‘If I were a carpenter and you were … Continue reading

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Pushing PAUSE button while on SURGE

They share three letters. SURGE. PAUSE. First our military wanted a surge, now they want a pause at the height of the surge, making the temporary amplification something more like an escalation. In fact, it’s forecast that US troop levels … Continue reading

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Ultimately collaborators meet their due

When I hear our reporters echo the US DoD press releases, “the surge is working,” our troops can withdraw “soon, but not yet,” I like to think of this iconic Time-Life image. Justice was ultimately served on those who collaborated … Continue reading

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A nasty little thought…

The Army is calling up 13,000 National Guard soldiers to Iraq. I thought the “surge’ was supposed to be 20,000? Somebody’s not doing his math, or maybe the BigPigs are just LYING to us… but that’s not the nasty little … Continue reading

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