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US Politics & Gov't

Obama Signs $11 Billion Arms Deal With Hamas's Greatest Ally   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, lies, military, obama, terrorism, usa, war, Qatar, Hamas, weapons, Middle East )

Ge
- 6 days ago - youtube.com
2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and his counterpart from Qatar signed letters of offers and acceptance of a defense package including helicopters and air defense systems.
Urge the U.S. Government to Stop Arming Israel ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, human rights, international law, ethics, crime, dishonesty, war, death, civilians, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, politics, military, news, terrorism )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Indiscriminate targeting of civilian areas is against international law. And yet the U.S. and other countries are supplying weapons to Israel, knowing that they risk fuelling the current crisis. This has to stop.
U.S. Senate Panel Boosts Funding for Israel's Iron Dome
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, congress, Obama, government, ethics, politics, military, war, news, economy )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - rawstory.com
The funding is part of the administration's request of $3.1 billion for military assistance to Israel, the world's largest beneficiary of US foreign aid. The measure still has to be approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee and the full Senate.
DELUSIONAL AND JUST WRONG: Cheney: Iraq Invasion Was the 'Absolute Right Thing to Do'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, foreign policy, invasion of Iraq, Dick cheney, delusional thinking, warmonger, warmongers, bushadministration, bush, corruption, military, news, u.s., troops, government )

Cal
- 12 days ago - politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com
Former Vice President Dick Cheney defended the Bush Administration's decision to invade Iraq more than a decade ago on Monday, saying, "I believed in it then. I look back on it now - it was absolutely the right thing to do."
Demand Transparency on U.S. Drone Strike Targets *** Please Sign ***
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, military, media, politics, propaganda, usa, war )

Frans
- 13 days ago - act.credoaction.com
On May 28, 2014, President Obama gave the commencement address at West Point stressing the importance of "taking strikes only when we face continuing, imminent threat and only where there is near certainty of no civilian casualties." He also ...
Inside Guantanamo Bay: We Go Behind Bars in the World's Most Controversial Prison (TEXT and PHOTOS)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Guantanamo Bay, prisoners, photos, ethics, government, military, politics )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - mirror.co.uk
Deep inside the world's most controversial prison a solitary inmate paces up and down like a caged animal. Reporter Sean Rayment & photographer Matt Sprake visited the US military detention centre in Cuba where terror suspects are held for years without..
The Great California Genocide(and Bounty for Indian Skins)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, war, usa, military, media, lies, dishonesty, crime )

Wild
- 36 days ago - dailykos.com
What do you think of when someone says "California"? Beaches? Sunshine? Hollywood? How about the largest act of genocide in American history? "The idea, strange as it may appear, never occurred to them (the Indians) that they were suffering for the
Tell President Obama: Don't Bomb Iraq --- PLEASE SIGN!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, iraq, bush, Obama, military, politics, bombing, petition )

Lynn
- 42 days ago - act.credoaction.com
President Obama is now faced with a decision: Does he double down on Bush's catastrophic decision 12 years ago to invade Iraq, ... Or does he do what he promised as a candidate for president in 2008, and finally end the American occupation of Iraq?
Bergdahl Was in Unit Known for Its Troubles
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Army investigation, Pentagon, ethics, Afghanistan, Bowe Bergdahl, military, troops, ethics, war )

Carrie
- 49 days ago - nytimes.com
An internal Army investigation into the episode concluded that the platoon suffered from lapses in discipline and security in the period before Sergeant Bergdahl disappeared into Paktika Province, two officials briefed on the report said.
Why Was the FBI Investigating Michael Hastings' Reporting on Bowe Bergdahl?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FBI, Michael Hastings, media, news, military, troops, government, ethics )

Carrie
- 53 days ago - news.vice.com
'The FBI says Hastings was not a target of their investigation but his reporting was. How do you investigate someone's reporting without investigating them?'
Bowe Bergdahl Is the Right's New Benghazi
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, government, politics, propaganda, ethics, republicans, corruption, dishonesty, military, congress )

Carrie
- 55 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The Republicans' audacity here is a bit beyond the usual. Let's face it: There is no question that if President George W. Bush or a President McCain had secured Bergdahl's release in exchange for five Taliban prisoners at Gitmo, the GOP would be defending
Mixed Reaction to Bergdahl's Recovery By Service Members Who Consider Him a Deserter (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: troops, military, POW, ethics, Americans, hero, traitor, government, ethics, crime, news )

Carrie
- 55 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's recovery after five years in captivity has rekindled anger among some of his military peers over how he came to fall into enemy hands and the price the United States has paid to get him back.
Why The Five Taliban Detainees Had To Be Released Soon, No Matter What
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, politics, government, congress, republicans, conservatives, media, war, military, troops )

Carrie
- 55 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Less than 48 hours after securing the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in exchange for 5 Taliban detainees held at Guantanamo, Republicans in Congress & conservative media began attacking the deal. In doing so, they are refusing to accept the reality of...
Why There Are So Few POWs From Today's Wars
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, Americans, military, troops, technology, goodnews )

Carrie
- 56 days ago - theatlantic.com
With MIA and POW figures in the single digits (compared, for example, to almost 8,000 from the Korean War) Iraq and Afghanistan reflect a historic change in America's ability to rapidly locate missing military personnel."
Bowe Bergdahl, American Soldier, Freed By Taliban in Prisoner Trade (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, war, Afghan War, Guantanamo, government, military, troops, politics, news )

Carrie
- 56 days ago - nytimes.com
Sergeant Bergdahl, the lone American prisoner of war from the Afghan conflict, has been released in exchange for five Taliban prisoners at Guantánamo Bay.
 

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