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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
 
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Topic: war

In God (and Trump) we trust… With monster bombs!!

I just don't think he blessed that Monster Bomb or all the other WMDs that your tax money is paying for... instead of better roads, infrastructure, health care...

Syrian war for dummies – Three versions

Three versions of the conflict are presented here and the reader can choose the one that makes the most sense.

Trump vs. Kim Jong Un: Two loose cannons, a monumental nightmare...

Trump and his generals better be very careful before deciding to launch a pre-emptive strike.

Mad bombers just so 20th century

Help us impeach this Tweeting Nuclear Option—and for Trump the nuclear option is not REPEAT NOT a metaphor.

The “mother of all bombs” killed ISIS fighters – but poor...

One researcher reports that local farmers believed the bomb was nuclear and that they’d been exposed to radiation.

Trump’s attack on Syria; a wag the dog or a false...

If Trump had any credibility then perhaps his account of what happened might not even be questioned.

“Enemies foreign and domestic”

As a nation, as a people, Americans must come to grips with what is underway and decide what kind of country this is and what it is going to become before the dystopian tide overwhelms us.

The pandora’s box of war

None of the insurgents in the region will willingly lay down their weapons until the U.S. occupation of the Middle East ends.

Resurrecting the unholy trinity

Torture, rendition, and indefinite detention under Trump

Why these missile strikes won’t make things better for the Syrian...

There are serious questions as to whether Trump’s bombing of the Syrian base has anything to do with protecting civilians.

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March for Science: NationofChange marches with thousands in Earth Day protests

The momentum to bring back respect for science has started.

EPA to shut down open data service Friday

President Trump’s administration continues to wipe Obama-era climate initiatives off the Internet.

What other countries know: Fairer representation makes a stronger democracy

A democratic country – or community – ought to be self-governing in a way that allows every member a fair part in effective political discussion.

Media silence as Venezuela sits on verge of revolution

Venezuela, a country with only $10 billion left in reserves to run on, is in trouble.
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For the first time, a U.S. president backs a fascist France

How many Americans died to prevent a fascist take-over here and to end the Vichy in France itself.

The honeymoon of the generals

Or why Trump’s wars should seem so familiar.

Part I: 34 ways America’s legal system hurts the poor

A bias against the poor is hardwired into the adversarial, pay-for-services legal system itself, and classism manifests itself in countless individual laws and legal practices.

Newspaper owned by fracking billionaire leaks memo calling pipeline opponents potential “terrorists”

“We will not be deterred. We will continue to move forward to raise awareness to what is happening in Oklahoma."

Senators raise ethics concerns about Trump’s Deputy White House Counsel

Neither Passantino nor the White House has responded to the legislators’ letter.

First 100 days: Trump and the degradation of the presidency

The first 100 days is an artificial landmark for presidents. But it does offer an opportunity to pause and assess their accomplishments.