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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 Robert Herriman On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Why I can’t vote for Marco Rubio

In my series of “Why I can’t vote” for a particular candidate, I next want to look at just a few of the reasons why Marco Rubio has been scratched off my list ( and it’s not because he drinks More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 28th, 2015
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War against ISIS costs $10 million per day, $400K per successful strike

The Pentagon has spent nearly $4 billion fighting Islamic State across Syria and Iraq since operations began a year ago, according to statistics released this week. The average daily cost of the campaign is $9.9 More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 14th, 2015
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Jeb Bush describes Iraq War ‘pretty good deal’

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush continued his 2016 Presidential campaign, speaking at a forum on national security at St. Ambrose College blaming the Obama administration for its failure to achieve a “fragile but More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 4th, 2015
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Libertarian, author Adam Kokesh sets Clearwater free event next week

The Libertarian Party of Pinellas County is hosting a meet and greet with Adam Kokesh, Iraq Veterans Against the War, “Adam vs the Man” Talk Show Host, Libertarian Activist, Marine, and Author of “Freedom!” Come More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 4th, 2015
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Council on Foreign Relations magazine warns against reporting on ISIS success

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), an influential organization which publishes Foreign Affairs “a multiplatform media organization with a print magazine, a website, a mobile site, various apps and social 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 Butter Bracco On Friday, May 15th, 2015
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Jeb Bush muddles questions on Iraq, Karl Rove defends Bush

The war in Iraq became a topic for likely 2016 Presidential candidate Jeb Bush when he was asked if “knowing what we know now, would you still invade Iraq.” After bumbling the response, Bush is trying More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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CIA head John Brennan: the ‘War on Terror’ will never end

Move over “War on Drugs,” there is now a new perpetual conflict for America and Central Intelligence Agency boss John Brennan took part in a question and answer session at Harvard confirming that the More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
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Blackwater Iraqi massacre: Nicholas Slatten gets life, Paul Slough, Evan Libery, Dustin Heard – 30 years

A former Blackwater security guard was sentenced to life in prison and three others got 30-year prison terms on Monday for the massacre of 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians at a Baghdad facility in 2007. The four guards More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 20th, 2015
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Rev Majed El Shafie visits Kurds in Iraq, says ISIS brutality is the ‘holocaust of our time’

One Free World International (OFWI) is pleased to announce that their President and Founder, Rev. Majed El Shafie, has returned safely from the Kurdistan Region in Northern Iraq. Due to security concerns, the delegation, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
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‘American Sniper’: The ‘Deer Hunter’ of this generation

In the aftermath of the Academy Awards, many are expressing surprise and disapproval that American Sniper received only one of the six Oscars for which it was nominated, in the category of Best Sound Editing. But More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 19th, 2015
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NY Times details the Iraqi weapons found and destroyed

New York Times reports that Iraqi chemical weapons from the Saddam Hussein era, were bought and destroyed by the CIA. Operation Avarice, began in 2005 and continued into 2006, destroying at least 400 Borak rockets. “Many More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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30 ‘burnt’ bodies discovered after ISIS invasion of Iraq town

The burnt bodies of 30 people have been found in a town in Iraq’s western Anbar province, days after Islamic State fighters seized the area, with a total 45 people dead. Sources told Al Jazeera on Tuesday More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 16th, 2015
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Tom Brokaw warned that Brian Williams was a ‘liar’

Brian Williams may have finally come clean about “fishing tale” of coming under fire while aboard an Army helicopter during the 2003 Iraq invasion and other hyperbolic stories over the year, but it More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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President Obama ‘sort of’ declares war on ISIS, GOP unhappy

President Obama on Wednesday opened the door to “limited” ground combat operations against the Islamic State, as he asked Congress to formally authorize military force against the terrorist network. The More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, January 26th, 2015
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‘American Sniper’ crosses $200 million, Michael Moore adds Jesus to insults

Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper and Warner Bros are laughing all the way to the bank as Michael Moore tries to stay in the headlines by attacking the fans of American Sniper, which eclipsed $200 at the domestic box More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, January 25th, 2015
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Bill Maher on ‘American Sniper’: Chris Kyle is ‘psychopath patriot’ as film smashes box office

On Friday night’s Real Time with Bill Maher, the abrasive liberal host and his panel discussed last week’s big box office news and the runaway success of Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper. Maher ultimately More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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‘American Sniper’ review: Chris Kyle remember in powerful film

Just as Zero Dark Thirty and The Hurt Locker before it, American Sniper is a powerful commentary on the wars in the Middle East. Director Clint Eastwood captures the legacy of Chris Kyle (played by Bradley Cooper) and More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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President Obama 2015 State of the Union address – transcript

January 20, 2015 THE PRESIDENT: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: We are 15 years into this new century. Fifteen years that dawned with terror touching our shores; that unfolded More...


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