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The US National Security Strategy for 2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: National security, Obama plans, strategies, armorment, militarism, wars, geopolitics, resources, imperialism, ideology )

- 1614 days ago -
President Obama has released his National Security Strategy, a document that explains the ambitions of his country and whose publication was long-awaited. While wielding newspeak he therein defines his vision of imperialism. HereâEUR(TM)s a decryption:
Report: US Shipping Arms Ahead of Strike on Iran
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US-Israel, Imperialism, arms sales, attack on Iran )

- 3411 days ago -
Hundreds of powerful US "bunker-buster" bombs are being shipped from California to the British island of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean ahead of a possible attack on Iran
U.S. Plans for Possible Delay in Iraq Withdrawal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, US war machine, occupation, Imperialism )

- 3431 days ago -
The U.S. military has prepared contingency plans to delay the planned withdrawal of all combat forces in Iraq, citing the prospects for political instability and increased violence as Iraqis hold national elections next month.
US Policy in Haiti Over Decades "Lays the Foundation for Why Impact of Natural Disaster Is So Severe"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Haiti, USA, coup, coup d'etat, imperialism, UnitedNations, unitednations, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, disaster, earthquake, Refugees&Relief, emergency, relief, Venezuela, Cuba, socialism )

- 3468 days ago -
While the U.S. was merely assessing the situation in Haiti from above, China had already landed with supplies & equipment all the way from Asia; Cuba already had 400 people in Haiti on a medical mission; & Venezuela landed firefighters & doctors in Haiti.
Afghanistan: 'Change' at US-Run Prison Camp?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., oppression, Afghanistan, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, imperialism, neocolonialism, neo-colonialism, military, troops, bush, obama, torture, abuse, state terrorism, illegal detention, dishonesty, cover-up, human rights, humanrights )

- 3507 days ago -
Former detainees, lawyers & whistleblowers have revealed that the US prison at Bagram is a place of continual terror, torture & abuse. If Obama can accept a Nobel peace prize, he should ensure his country stops killing, torture, abuse & illegal detention.
"Why the U.S. Has to Go" (Interview With Afghan Woman Leader Malalai Joya)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, Malalai Joya, peace, war, USA, military, US Military, Bush, Obama, civilians, war crimes, War on Terror, troops, Human Rights, Human Rights Violations, lies, propaganda, media, cover-up, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism )

- 3527 days ago -
Malalai Joya: "it is almost as if the Taliban was still in power. After the war, the U.S. brought to power these misogynist warlords called the Northern Alliance, who are just like the Taliban. These were the same people who ruled between 1992 and 1996".
What We Can't Conquer, We Buy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: imperialism, warmongering, empire, government, hypocrisy, propaganda )

- 3584 days ago -
Lunacy is ruling the world. Eternal wars, environmental damage, neglect of the common people, are all proof of the total lack of common sense. The ever-increasing movement towards inequality and the gradual strangling of democracy are signs . . .
US History: The Age of Imperialism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Imperialism )

- 3673 days ago -
During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the United States pursued an aggressive policy of expansionism, extending its political and economic influence around the globe. That pivotal era in the history of our nation is the subject...
Afghanistan, Another Untold Story
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, Afghanistan war, usa, u.s., Obama, YES WE CAN!, cover-up, dishonesty, lies, military, propaganda, troops, war, terrorism, imperialism, US imperialism, oil, War on Terror )

- 3769 days ago -
The war in Afghanistan is about gaining profitable control of one of the last vast untapped reserves of the earth's dwindling fossil fuel supply, & planting US military power into still another region of the world. Obama's talk of "change" rings false.
Historian: Iraq War Violates America's "Historic Identity"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, imperialism, hubris )

- 4110 days ago -
America's military presence in Iraq represents "a basic violation" of its "historic identity," that of a nation founded in opposition to imperialism, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Joseph Ellis said.
We Own the World, By Noam Chomsky
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, imperialism, Iraq, Iran, war, peace, democracy, propaganda )

- 4201 days ago -
About 2/3 Americans think we ought to end the embargo & all threats against Cuba, & enter into diplomatic relations, & most Americans want US troops to leave Iraq. But the USA is not a functional democracy, & the govt & media act like they own the world.
El Enemigo Comun "The Road To Hell"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: colonialism, indigenous rights, imperialism, neoliberalism )

- 4250 days ago -
$500,000 in Department of Defense Funding to Kansas University for Mapping of Communally Held Indigenous Lands in La Huasteca and Oaxaca, Mexico..."...this is the most significant land tenure change in any Latin American country since colonial times,"
Becoming Imperialist: Part Two The Can-Do Troops and the New Anti-Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: iraq, troops, military, propaganda, imperialism )

- 4432 days ago -
Imperialist discourse reduces debates on Iraq to conflicting evaluations of U.S. behavior, ignoring the desires and political will of Iraqis. This attitude provides the foundation for a new, troubling, and dangerously uncritical consensus.

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