Sunday, May 19, 2024

Military Dissent Is Not an Oxymoron

Leaving military insularity, unit loyalty, and the pressure of combat aside, however, here are seven other factors I’ve witnessed, which combine to inhibit dissent within military circles.

It’s time

“It is time to end this dance with death. Good people deserve good leaders. Good leaders would quickly negotiate and effect nuclear disarmament.”

Obama Not Only Did Not Pay Ransom to Iran, He Denied That Country Billions...

It was just a coincidence that one of the tranches of the repayment to Iran of Iran’s own money coincided with the release of hostages.

The World the Iraq War Made

One can only guess what the world would look like had the 2003 invasion never occurred.

Dancing with the Beast

“The Beast of Empire that Nixon alluded to in May of 1970 is still alive and more powerful than ever. It hides within the breast of a controlled government and media. To paraphrase : Its finest trick is to persuade you that it does not exist!”

9 Terrifying Things Donald Trump Has Publicly Said About Nuclear Weapons

One need not rely on anonymous sources to glean Trump’s views on nuclear weapons.

Breaking the Camouflage Wall of Silence

When AFRICOM evaluates itself, the news is grim.

Trump Is in Trouble with Veterans

Looks like Trump won’t be counting on any votes from veterans or their family members.

The War of the Turkish Deep States

Many Turks believe, rightly or wrongly, that US intelligence knew in advance what would happen on July 15th and didn’t warn the country’s political leaders.

There’s No Business Like the Arms Business

Weapons “R” Us (But You’d Never Know It)