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By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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University of Massachusetts Boston professor Paul Atwood blames US, ‘American intervention’ for 9/11 attack

A damning article published by The College Fix confirms the anti-American sentiment and lies about the 9/11 attacks, this time perpetuated by an American Studies professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston. photo/ More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Rand Paul: Working to keep neocons out of the State Department

Libertarian-leaning Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has been vocal on his opposition to talk of some possible Donald Trump State Department appointees in recent months for their uber-hawk, neoconservative foreign policy More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 1st, 2016
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Iraq takes back Ramadi from Islamic State, 10 leaders killed

U.S.-led forces have killed 10 Islamic State leaders in air strikes, including individuals linked to the Paris attacks, a U.S. spokesman said, dealing a major blow to the Sunni militant group after Iraqi forces More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, November 7th, 2015
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‘Hillary Clinton is a neocon’: Rand Paul compares Marco Rubio’s foreign policy to Clinton’s

Kentucky Senator and Republican Presidential candidate, Rand Paul, who was campaigning in South Carolina Friday, made a surprise appearance at the “First in the South” Democratic presidential forum at More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter says US ready for ‘direct action on the ground’ against ISIS

The US is prepared to use “direct action on the ground” against Islamic State targets, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter told lawmakers and the US ramps up airstrikes and support for Iraqi forces besieging Ramadi. “We More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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Iraq loses control of Ramadi to ISIS

Islamic State Muslims claim they have taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer. In a statement, the group said it had seized More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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Transcript: Rand Paul announces 2016 Presidential run speech

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul launched his presidential campaign in Louisville Tuesday, April 7, 2015. Here is a transcript of his speech (via Time) “I have a message, a message that is loud and clear and does not More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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U.S. GDP soars 3.5% as Pentagon spending climbs to 5-year high

The Obama administration may be patting themselves on the back with the news that the GDP exceeded positive predictions and rose 3.5% during the third quarter. On Thursday, the US Commerce Department announced that More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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Canon Andrew White on Iraq crisis: troops on the ground needed against ISIS as Christians still flee

A new report revealed that Christians in the Nineveh region of northern Iraq are unable to celebrate communion for the first time in two thousand year after Islamic State militants captured the area and took More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 11th, 2014
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President Obama declares war on ISIS, Syrian extremists: ‘wherever they exist’

President Obama on Wednesday outlined his plan to authorize broader US  involvement in Iraq and Syria, targeting them with more airstrikes “wherever they exist.” Obama said that the US will “conduct More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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Islamic State executes James Foley in video, Steve Sotloff next as they threaten US

James Foley was murdered by the Sunni extremists, Islamic State in a new video The conflict in the Middle East continues to worsen with a Tuesday video depicting an IS member beheading journalist James Foley as More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, June 29th, 2014
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‘The Nation’ editor, Katrina vanden Heuvel suggests to Bill Kristol, ‘Enlist in the Iraqi army’

Liberal mouthpiece and editor of “The Nation”, Katrina vanden Heuvel told neoconservative chickenhawk something many of us would love the chance to do, during Sunday morning’s ABC This Week. Image/Video More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 16th, 2014
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America divided over Iraq response, Obama calls for unity in Baghdad

President Obama has ordered drone surveillance flights over Iraq, but no air strikes as the country is spiralling into turmoil with sectarian violence. A senior administration official said on Sunday that the emphasis More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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Pope Francis targets arms makers, media, apathetic public in speech against war

Pope Francis spoke out Tuesday against the public indifference and profiteers of war, which are raging all over the globe. “Think of the starving children in the refugee camps. Just think of them: this is fruit More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 15th, 2013
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33 dead, over 160 injured in Iraq bombings in the week before first election since US withdraw

A wave of bombings across Iraq have killed at least 33 people and wounded more than 160 others, officials said, just days before the country’s first elections since US troops withdrew. Most of the deadly More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, March 29th, 2013
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Al-Hayat columnist calls for the ‘prosecution and execution’ of Bush, Cheney; compares to Nazis

On the 10th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, a columnist for the London daily Al-Hayat calls for the “prosecution and execution” of former US President George W. Bush and VP Dick Cheney for “fabricating More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, July 15th, 2010
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Meet the Neocons: Max Boot

Who are the neocons or neoconservatives? This group of men and women from academia and think tanks has the ears of presidents and members of congress. For the most part they work behind the scenes, steering US foreign More...


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