News Kerry: US, allies, ready to step up aid rebels
The Foreign Relations Committee voted 15-3 to provide lethal assistance and military training to vetted rebel groups, and would slap sanctions on anyone such as Iran or Russia who sells oil or transfers arms to the Assad regime.
News United States Is Fighting 74 Wars (Video)
Researchers Linda J. Bilmes and Michael D. Intriligator have documented that the Pentagon is presently involved in 74 conflicts world-wide, either in an active combat role, or by supplying military advisers to friendly governments.
News Judge: Soldier premeditated Iraq killings
The shooting was one of the worst instances of soldier-on-soldier violence in the Iraq war and raised questions about the mental health problems for soldiers caused by repeated tours of duty.
News Drone Operator Tells of Killing Civilians, Children
Here is an NPR segment featuring a former Air Force pilot who operated drones. He describes targeting and killing people he thinks were civilians, or at least not a threat.
News Senators discuss revising 9/11 resolution
Top senators in both parties have begun talks to revise the congressional resolution authorizing the use of military force following the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, according to lawmakers
News Syria Declares Israel Attack "Act Of War', Israeli Defense Forces Close Northern Airspace
In the aftermath of last night's second attack in two weeks by Israel on Syria, the immediate response has so far been muted, with Syria condemning the aggression as an act of war.
News Did Israel Invade Lebanon?
According to the Israeli intelligence asset DEBKAfile, the IDF crossed into Lebanon following a second Israeli attack on a military research facility located on the outskirts of Damascus early Sunday morning.
News Israeli warplanes continue to pound Damascus
Israeli warplanes struck areas in and around the Syrian capital Sunday, setting off a series of explosions as they targeted a shipment of highly accurate, Iranian-made guided missiles believed to be bound for Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group....
News Why Beijing Could Win the Great China-America Showdown of 2030
Over the next 15-20 years, the U.S. and China are headed for a confrontation in the western Pacific, with Japan caught in the middle
News 29% of voters think armed revolution might be needed
Fox News (via Fairleigh Dickinson University)
Asked whether an armed revolution might soon be necessary to protect liberties, 29 percent said yes. Another 47 percent said no, while the rest were either unsure or declined to answer.
News Avoid Drumbeat to Escalate in Syria
Many politicians in Washingtonnot yet realizing that the still-broken American economy can no longer sustain an informal, globe-girdling U.S. empirehave sought to use Bashar al-Assads alleged use of chemical weapons on a small scale to escalate U.
News Food As A Political Weapon: The USDAs Suicide Seed, the WTO & Agra-Terrorism
Terminator & traitor seeds patented by the USDA & Monsanto - possible implications for bio-warfare and agra-terrorism.
News When and why did we invent war?
Human history is filled with conflict. Some of that conflict takes place on a small level involving only a few people -- sometimes the battle takes place within a single person's mind.
Headlines: When and why did we invent war? -- Food As A Political Weapon: The USDAs Suicide Seed, the WTO & Agra-Terrorism -- How a Transparent World Protects us -- Avoid Drumbeat to Escalate in Syria -- 29% of voters think armed revolution might be needed -- US officials: Israelis launch airstrikes into Syria -- Why Beijing Could Win the Great China-America Showdown of 2030 -- Israeli warplanes continue to pound Damascus -- Did Israel Invade Lebanon? -- Syria Declares Israel Attack "Act Of War', Israeli Defense Forces Close Northern Airspace -- Senators discuss revising 9/11 resolution -- Drone Operator Tells of Killing Civilians, Children -- Judge: Soldier premeditated Iraq killings -- United States Is Fighting 74 Wars (Video) -- Syria Endgame Approaching Fast -- Kerry: US, allies, ready to step up aid rebels -- Over 400 Killed in a Week of Iraqi Violence --