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‘Confirmed’ Has Become A Meaningless Word In Mainstream News Reporting

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: CaitlinJohnstone.com Last week Politico published a major exclusive report that the “Iranian government is weighing an assassination attempt against the American ambassador to South Africa” in retaliation for the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani earlier this year, citing (you guessed … Continue reading

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The Forever War Is So Normalized That Opposing It Is “Isolationism”

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: CaitlinJohnstone.com After getting curb stomped on the debate stage by Tulsi Gabbard, the campaign for Tim “Who the fuck is Tim Ryan?” Ryan posted a statement decrying the Hawaii congresswoman’s desire to end a pointless 18-year military occupation as “isolationism”. … Continue reading

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As US Empire Fails, Trump Enters a Quagmire

By Kevin Zeese Source: Information Clearing House A quagmire is defined as a complex or unpleasant position that is difficult to escape. President Trump’s recently announced war plans in Afghanistan maintain that quagmire. They come at a time when US Empire is failing … Continue reading

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