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Even as Global Trade Dropped, US Arms Sales Boomed in 2015

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams December 28, 2016   Even as Global Trade Dropped, US Arms Sales Boomed in 2015 Even as other nations tighten budgets for weapons amid domestic financial concerns, US manages to sell $40 billion in one year     The U.S. sold more weapons than any other country in 2015 despite […]

Even as Global Trade Dropped, US Arms Sales Boomed in 2015

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

By Janet Phelan New Eastern Outlook March 28, 2016   Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States   In an article in the New Republic in December, 1998, former UNSCOM leader Scott Ritter decried Iraq’s chemical and biological weapons experiments on human subjects. Wrote Ritter, “We had received credible intelligence that 95 political prisoners had been transferred […]


Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 23, 2016   Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal     With much help from the failures of neoliberal economic policy and neoconservative foreign policy, we are changing the world. Look at Bernie Sanders’ inroads on the corrupt Clintons’ control of the Democratic Party. Look at […]

Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal

Purveyors of Global Violence, US Continues to Lead World Arms Trade

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams February 22, 2016   Purveyors of Global Violence, US Continues to Lead World Arms Trade Topping the list of those on the receiving end of these deals are Middle East allies, including Saudi Arabia     The U.S. weapons industry continues to lead the world as the greatest supplier of […]


Still Leading Merchants of Death, US Arms Sales Remain Sky High

By Sarah Lazare Common Dreams December 15, 2015   Still Leading Merchants of Death, US Arms Sales Remain Sky High U.S. and Western European companies together account for 80.3 percent of the arms revenue for the top 100 firms worldwide     Amid raging conflicts and historic human displacement, U.S.-based companies are still leading the world […]


Despite Atrocities, US Approves $1.29 Billion Deal to Re-Arm Saudi Arabia

By Sarah Lazare Common Dreams November 20, 2015   Despite Atrocities, US Approves $1.29 Billion Deal to Re-Arm Saudi Arabia ‘It is illegal under US and international law to transfer weapons to human rights abusers, or to forces that will likely use it to commit gross violations of human rights.’     The Pentagon announced on […]


Stocks Prices For Weapons Manufacturers Rise Sharply After Paris Attacks

By John Vibes The Anti-Media November 17, 2015   Stocks Prices For Weapons Manufacturers Rise Sharply After Paris Attacks     A recent report by journalist Glenn Greenwald pointed out stock prices for weapons manufacturers sharply increased just after the terrorist attacks in Paris last week. Greenwald was following the tip of Brooklyn journalist Aaron Cantú, who […]


Washington Airdrops Tons of Weapons to Rebels in Syria

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute October 12, 2015   Washington Airdrops Tons of Weapons to Rebels in Syria     Hopeful news at the end of last week that the Obama Administration was considering disengaging from its schizophrenic war in Syria has given way to the ugly reality that Washington’s neocons in charge will […]


Trust Us, We’re Superheroes

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org September 28, 2015   Trust Us, We’re Superheroes   [From the July-August issue of The Austrian.] Since 2008, Marvel Studios, now owned by Disney, has been cranking out at least one big-budget new movie each year, with much success. The movies of the so-called Marvel Cinematic Universe — which includes the post-2007 […]


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Freedom or the Slaughterhouse? The American Police State from A to Z

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute July 15, 2015   Freedom or the Slaughterhouse? The American Police State from A to Z   “Who needs direct repression when one can convince the chicken to walk freely into the slaughterhouse?”—Philosopher Slavoj Žižek Despite the best efforts of some to sound the alarm, the nation is […]


Obama & Iran Deal – Behind the Curtain

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics July 14, 2015   Obama & Iran Deal – Behind the Curtain     Whenever there is some political deal, it is NEVER what they present to the public with such magnanimous fanfare. There is always a hidden agenda. Here, Obama tells the American people this deal will prevent Iran from gaining […]


Andrew Napolitano: Hillary Clinton Armed Terrorists and Lied to Congress about It

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute July 4, 2015   Andrew Napolitano: Hillary Clinton Armed Terrorists and Lied to Congress about It     Judge Andrew Napolitano, in a new editorial, presents his conclusion that Hillary Clinton, as US Secretary of State, violated United States law by providing weapons to terrorists and then denying it […]


Judge Napolitano: What if the US Consulate in Benghazi was a Terrorist Weapons Warehouse?

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute June 19, 2015   Judge Napolitano: What if the US Consulate in Benghazi was a Terrorist Weapons Warehouse?   Judge Andrew Napolitano, in a new riveting two-minute video monologue, is asking important questions regarding the killings of the US ambassador to Libya, another diplomat, and CIA contractors in Benghazi, […]

Judge Andrew Napolitano

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Soros Pushes US Bailouts and Weapons for Ukraine

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute June 8, 2015   Soros Pushes US Bailouts and Weapons for Ukraine   If you look at the track record of the interventionists you might think they would pause before taking on more projects. Each of their past projects has ended in disaster yet still they press on. Last […]


US Gives ISIS a Billion Dollars In Mosul

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute June 1, 2015   US Gives ISIS a Billion Dollars In Mosul     Whenever there is a problem anywhere in the world, the first thing US lawmakers and Beltway foreign policy experts do is urge the US to send weapons. Libyan “freedom fighters” want to overthrow Gaddafi? Send […]