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‘Bomb the Shit Out of Them’: Civilian Deaths Soar Under Trump

‘Bomb the Shit Out of Them’: Civilian Deaths Soar Under Trump

As United States military forces and their coalition partners intensify the war against Islamist militants in Yemen, Syria, Iraq and..

March 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
‘Get Out of My Country’: Indian Engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla Shot Dead in Kansas Bar

‘Get Out of My Country’: Indian Engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla Shot Dead in Kansas Bar

A Kansas man allegedly mistook a pair of Indian-born engineers relaxing in a suburban Kansas City bar for Middle Easterners and told them..

February 24, 2017 with 0 Comments
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
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
Israel Told New Zealand UN Anti-Settlement Resolution Is ‘Declaration of War’

Israel Told New Zealand UN Anti-Settlement Resolution Is ‘Declaration of War’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned New Zealand’s foreign minister that his nation’s co-sponsorship of a United..

December 29, 2016 with 0 Comments
US-Led Air Strikes Kill Dozens of Civilians in Afghanistan, Iraq

US-Led Air Strikes Kill Dozens of Civilians in Afghanistan, Iraq

US-led air strikes killed at least 30 civilians, including babies and children, in northern Afghanistan on Thursday, just days after it was..

November 3, 2016 with 0 Comments
Obama Waives Ban on Military Aid to Child Soldier Armies for 7th Straight Year

Obama Waives Ban on Military Aid to Child Soldier Armies for 7th Straight Year

For the seventh straight year, President Barack Obama has granted waivers from the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 (CSPA) to nations..

October 3, 2016 with 0 Comments
Afghan Official: US Drone Strike Kills 13 Civilians

Afghan Official: US Drone Strike Kills 13 Civilians

At least 13 civilians were killed in a US drone strike targeting Islamic State militants in eastern Nangarhar province, an Afghan..

September 28, 2016 with 0 Comments
Obama Acknowledges ‘Countless Civilians’ Killed in Secret US Bombing of Laos, Pledges $90M in Aid

Obama Acknowledges ‘Countless Civilians’ Killed in Secret US Bombing of Laos, Pledges $90M in Aid

Barack Obama, the first sitting US president to visit Laos, acknowledged the secret American bombing campaign there that killed at..

September 6, 2016 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
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  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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