Category Archives: Militarization

What’s the future of U.S. democracy? More inequality, polarization and violence

It might have been irrelevant whether Biden or Trump won this election. Yes, the problems are that bad By Ramzy Baroud Source: Information Clearing House In January 2017, the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Democracy Index downgraded the state of democracy in the United … Continue reading

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America After the Election: A Few Hard Truths About the Things That Won’t Change

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.”—George Orwell The American people remain eager to be persuaded that a new … Continue reading

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Imperial Overstretch Arrives: Americans Do Not Need the American Empire

By Philip Giraldi Source: Strategic Culture Foundation This piece is being written as voters are going to the polls on election day in the United States. While it has been useful to consider how things might change, possibly for the … Continue reading

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P Is for Predator State: The Building Blocks of Tyranny from A to Z

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when cultural life is redefined as a perpetual round of entertainments, when serious public conversation becomes a form of baby-talk, when, in short, a people … Continue reading

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Killing Democracy in America

By William J. Astore Source: Strategic Culture Foundation The phrase “thinking about the unthinkable” has always been associated with the unthinkable cataclysm of a nuclear war, and rightly so. Lately, though, I’ve been pondering another kind of unthinkable scenario, nearly as nightmarish … Continue reading

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Undeclared Israeli War on Syria

By Stephen Lendman Source: StephenLendman.org In cahoots with the US and their ISIS, al-Nusra, and other terrorist proxies, Israel has been waging undeclared war on Syria for years. Ruling regimes of both countries partner in each other’s high crimes of … Continue reading

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Military Escalation in the Middle East: Is Israel Planning a Multi-Front War against Its Arab Neighbors?

Top US and Israeli Military Officials Meet Unannounced in Southern Israel By Timothy Alexander Guzman Source: Silent Crow News If you watch the US mainstream media’s 24 hour news coverage on recent events around the world no matter what time … Continue reading

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Why Freedom Is Ending

By Eric Zuesse Source: The Duran First, the force that is ending freedom will be identified and described; and, then, the force that they fear and hate the most (and are trying to destroy) will be identified and described. THE … Continue reading

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