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US Air Strike Kills At Least 18 Afghan Civilians — Mostly Women and Children

US Air Strike Kills At Least 18 Afghan Civilians — Mostly Women and Children

At least 18 civilians, most of them women and children, were killed in a US air strike late Thursday in Helmand province, Afghanistan, the..

February 13, 2017 with 0 Comments
Steve Bannon in 2016: ‘No Doubt’ US Will Fight War with China

Steve Bannon in 2016: ‘No Doubt’ US Will Fight War with China

As Donald Trump’s presidency begins with provocation of China and saber-rattling toward Iran, disturbing audio recordings of White..

February 2, 2017 with 0 Comments
House Bill Would Allow Trump to Wage Preventive War On Iran

House Bill Would Allow Trump to Wage Preventive War On Iran

A joint resolution introduced in the House of Representatives last month authorizes preventive war against Iran to stop the Islamic..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
Nawar Al-Awlaki, 8-Year-Old American, Killed in US Yemen Raid

Nawar Al-Awlaki, 8-Year-Old American, Killed in US Yemen Raid

Her teen brother — also an innocent American civilian — and her US-born radical Islamist father were killed in separate drone strikes..

January 31, 2017 with 0 Comments
Donald Trump Vowed to Kill Terrorists’ Families. He Just Did.

Donald Trump Vowed to Kill Terrorists’ Families. He Just Did.

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said he would kill the families of Islamist terrorists. On Sunday, he did just that, killing..

January 30, 2017 with 1 Comment
US Air Raid Targeting Al-Qaeda in Yemen Kills 16 Civilians

US Air Raid Targeting Al-Qaeda in Yemen Kills 16 Civilians

The first major military action of Donald Trump’s presidency in Yemen killed dozens of al-Qaeda militants and 16 civilians on Sunday...

January 30, 2017 with 0 Comments
Obama Commutes Most of Chelsea Manning’s Sentence

Obama Commutes Most of Chelsea Manning’s Sentence

In one of the final moves of his presidency, Barack Obama on Tuesday largely commuted the remaining prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the..

January 17, 2017 with 0 Comments
General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, War Criminal

General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, War Criminal

On March 31, 2004, four guards from the private security company Blackwater USA made the fatal mistake of entering a part of Fallujah, Iraq..

January 13, 2017 with 0 Comments
Barack Obama’s Criminal Legacy on War, Torture and Guantánamo

Barack Obama’s Criminal Legacy on War, Torture and Guantánamo

President Barack Obama leaves behind a criminal legacy on war, torture and Guantánamo Bay. This isn’t hyperbole, it’s legal..

January 12, 2017 with 0 Comments
US Admits Killing 33 Afghan Civilians in ‘Self Defense’ Strike on Kunduz Village

US Admits Killing 33 Afghan Civilians in ‘Self Defense’ Strike on Kunduz Village

The US military admitted Thursday that a joint military operation in Kunduz province, Afghanistan in early November killed 33 Afghan..

January 12, 2017 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
  • North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who Accidentally Kill, Injure Protesters
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