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Smedley Butler and the Racket That Is War

By Sheldon Richman Source: The Future of Freedom Foundation From 1898 to 1931, Smedley Darlington Butler was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps. By the time he retired he had achieved what was then the corps’s highest rank, major … Continue reading

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Podcast News Updates

There’s been another string of relevant news podcasts in the past few days so it’s time for another roundup post. Last week Rob Kall of OpEdnews.cominterviewed Peter Ludlow a professor of linguistics and philosophy, on topics including systemic evil, whistleblowers … Continue reading

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