Today, the Pentagon announced a drawdown of U.S. forces from Afghanistan and Iraq, reducing our presence to 2,500 in each country by January 15, 2021. Defense Priorities President Edward King issued the following statement in response: “Reducing US troop levels to 2,500 in both Afghanistan and Iraq is responsible – it would be irresponsible to … Continue reading "Drawdowns in Iraq and Afghanistan Are More Responsible Than Staying Forever"
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Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher C. Miller to officially announce U.S. drawdown in Afghanistan and Iraq. U.S. troops to be cut in roughly half to 2,500 in Afghanistan by January 15, 2021, and American forces will be cut by 500 troops to 2,500 in Iraq by the same date.
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From Defense Priorities: Today, CNN reported President Trump will announce a drawdown of U.S. forces from Afghanistan and Iraq, reducing our presence to 2,500 by January 15, 2021. Defense Priorities Policy Director Benjamin H. Friedman issued the following statement in response: “Reducing the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan and Iraq to 2,500 would be … Continue reading "Afghanistan and Iraq Drawdowns Are Overdue But Insufficient"
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From CodePink: Dear Friend, Do you want someone on the board of a company connected to the brutal Saudi war in Yemen to serve as the next Secretary of Defense? President-elect Joe Biden is expected to select notorious war-hawk Michele Flournoy, who supported the wars in Iraq, Libya and Syria when she worked at the … Continue reading "From the Revolving Doors of the Pentagon to the Biden Administration"
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On Conflicts of Interest #34, Dave DeCamp joins Kyle Anzalone to discuss Trump and Biden’s destructive foreign policy. Dave explains how Trump has carried out an aggressive policy against China. Reports say Biden is likely to just as, if not more, aggressive towards China. Dave and Kyle discuss Iran and how Biden may return to … Continue reading "Biden’s Foreign Policy Could Start a Major War: Kyle Anzalone interviews Dave DeCamp"
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How did the Russiagate hoax feed into the Covid hoax and then feed into the Election hoax? Ron Paul Institute Director Daniel McAdams ties them all together in this speech to the Mises Institute‘s recent Lake Jackson Seminar with Ron Paul. “All of a sudden the tweets are gone, the Facebook is gone, the media … Continue reading "How Russiagate Ruined Everything"
From Moderate Rebels: President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team is full of war hawks and weapons industry shills. Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton speak with US Army veteran Danny Sjursen (Antiwar.com columnist), who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan before becoming an anti-imperialist activist and journalist, about what a Biden-Harris administration foreign policy would look like. Sjursen, … Continue reading "Antiwar US Army Veteran Warns of Hawks in Biden Transition Team"
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Many in the media like to compare Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler. Are they serious? Regardless of how much you disagree with Trump, is it comparable to the killing of six million Jews? Or perhaps they don’t think the Holocaust was that bad. CNN’s Christiane Amanpour has compared Trump’s questioning of election results with Kristallnacht, … Continue reading "The Holocaust Deniers at CNN"
The brief history taught to Americans about the 1962 Cuban missile crisis is that evil Soviets conspired with evil Castro to secretly place nuclear armed ballistic missiles in Cuba to threaten the United States. The United States military uncovered this plot, so President John Kennedy ordered a naval blockade of Cuba. The commies backed down … Continue reading "Warmongers Almost Killed Millions in 1962 (video)"
This originally appeared at MondoWeiss.com and is reprinted with the author’s permission. This is what normalization looks like. The website of the Golan Heights Winery is an impressive piece of marketing: slick, well-designed, easy to navigate with bucolic images of wine cultivation and consumption that recall the aesthetics of an aspirational Instagram account. The winery … Continue reading "Now Available in Dubai: Trump’s Legacy in the Golan Heights"
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