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The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media January 5, 2017   The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border     Lithuania has confirmed the presence of U.S. special forces inside its territory, stating the deployment’s purpose is to train local forces and act as a deterrent against Russian aggression. Supposedly, Vladimir Putin has been deploying nuke-ready missiles in the […]

The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border

Ron Paul

New Year’s Resolutions for Donald Trump and Congress

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 27, 2016   New Year’s Resolutions for Donald Trump and Congress   In the spirit of New Year’s, here are four resolutions for president-elect Trump and Congress that will enable them to really make America great again: 1) Audit the Fed….and then end it: The Federal Reserve Bank’s […]


Before We Go To War With Russia and China, What About Afghanistan?

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com August 1, 2016   Before We Go To War With Russia and China, What About Afghanistan?     Anti-Russian hysteria in America reached its apogee this week as Democrats tried to divert attention from embarrassing revelations about how the Democratic Party apparatus had rigged the primaries against Bernie Sanders by claiming Vlad […]

efore We Go To War With Russia and China, What About Afghanistan?

Did You Know? US Special Forces Fighting in Libya and Somalia

Did You Know? US Special Forces Fighting in Libya and Somalia

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 14, 2016   Did You Know? US Special Forces Fighting in Libya and Somalia     With the ongoing larger US wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Syria, and elsewhere, it can easily become the “new normal” that US troops are also fighting in (relatively) small numbers in places […]


Breaking: 100 US Troops Land in Yemen?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 5, 2016   Breaking: 100 US Troops Land in Yemen?     Citing the Arab language Al Masirah TV news site, 20th Century Wire is reporting that some 100 US Army Special Forces have landed recently at the Anad air base in Lahij, Yemen. This deployment is said to augment other […]

100 US Troops Land in Yemen?

House Armed Services Committee Approves Requiring Women to Register for Military Draft

House Armed Services Committee Approves Requiring Women to Register for Military Draft

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute April 30, 2016   House Armed Services Committee Approves Requiring Women to Register for Military Draft     Wednesday night the US House Armed Services Committee passed an amendment to require women to register for a potential military draft via the Selective Service system. The requirement already applies to […]


NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 30, 2016   NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border     The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that NATO is preparing to deploy four battalions — approximately 4,000 troops — to Russia’s western border. US Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work was in Brussels today to […]

NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border

Obama to Announce Major US Escalation in Syria

Breaking: Obama to Announce Major US Escalation in Syria 1

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 25, 2016   Breaking: Obama to Announce Major US Escalation in Syria     The Wall Street Journal is reporting that tomorrow (Monday) President Obama will announce that he is quintupling the number of US troops inside Syria. From the current 50 troops the US admits are operating […]


US Saber Rattling Continues With Plans to Beef Up Troops in Eastern Europe

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams March 30, 2016   US Saber Rattling Continues With Plans to Beef Up Troops in Eastern Europe Russian official decries NATO’s ‘policy of confrontation’     U.S. military officials announced Wednesday plans to beef up numbers of American troops and equipment in Eastern Europe to counter what the Pentagon described […]

US Saber Rattling Continues With Plans to Beef Up Troops in Eastern Europe

Is Trump Right About NATO?

Is Trump Right About NATO?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com March 30, 2016   Is Trump Right About NATO?     I am “not isolationist, but I am ‘America First,” Donald Trump told The New York times last weekend. “I like the expression.” Of NATO, where the U.S. underwrites three-fourths of the cost of defending Europe, Trump calls this arrangement […]


Saudi Arabia’s “Northern Thunder,” Sound and Fury Signifying Nothing

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook March 2, 2016   Saudi Arabia’s “Northern Thunder,” Sound and Fury Signifying Nothing   The news has been abuzz before and during the ceasefire announced amid Syria’s conflict about Saudi Arabia’s possible intervention. Saudi Arabia has threatened to intervene amid incomprehensible, contradicting rhetoric, claiming that it would enter Syrian […]

Saudi Arabia has threatened to intervene amid incomprehensible, contradicting rhetoric, claiming that it would enter Syrian territory to “fight” IS (the Islamic State), but would do so only now because the Syrian government has refused to step down.

Rushing in Where Fools Fear to Tread

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com December 3, 2015   Rushing in Where Fools Fear to Tread   Concentration of forces is the most basic  law of military science. Victory on the battlefield is won by amassing as many troops as possible at the key point of attack, or ‘schwehrpunkt,’ as it’s known in German. Unfortunately, the […]

Eric Margolis - Obama’s Parthian Shaft

Martial Law

Are We Being Psychologically Conditioned To Accept Martial Law In America?

By Michael Snyder The American Dream April 30, 2015   Are We Being Psychologically Conditioned To Accept Martial Law In America?   Have you noticed that we are starting to be bombarded with images of troops in the streets?  Have you noticed that the term “martial law” is coming up a lot in movies, news […]


“Welcome to the War”

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito February 23, 2015   “Welcome to the War” Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War, by Paul Fussell What was it about the war that moved the troops to constant verbal subversion and contempt? It was not just the danger and fear, the boredom and uncertainty and loneliness […]

Some Lessons from History