Tag Archives: US Army

Are people adults at 14? 18? or 21?

Are people adults at 14? 18? or 21? Two articles got my attention recently: 14 year-olds to be tried in adult court? “Part of the legislation would require anyone 14 and older to be tried in adult court if charged … Continue reading

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US Government, US Army, and CIA torture policy from 1963 to the present day

US Government, US Army, and CIA torture policy from 1963 to the present day The media publicity surrounding the recent CIA Torture Report makes it seems as though torture as US policy is something new, and shocking. But torture as … Continue reading

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Stop the hero worship of veterans

Stop the hero worship of veterans “As a veteran, I’m tired of being blindly celebrated. Good intentions aren’t a substitute for good politics.” ~ Rory Fanning This is an important article written by Army veteran Rory Fanning… Stop thanking me … Continue reading

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Like it or not, get ready for more wars

Like it or not, get ready for more wars Many people join the US military because they are naive dupes… VIDEO – War weariness hits U.S. military town: http://youtu.be/3yo-MbAfwGo   According to General Wesley Clark (Ret.), we have many more … Continue reading

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Groups make wounded vet and his family propaganda props for more needless wars abroad

Groups make wounded vet and his family propaganda props for more needless wars abroad This is so sad… on so many levels… It seems these groups shamelessly made this wounded vet and his family propaganda props for more needless wars … Continue reading

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Free MRAPs for local police

The U.S. Army is giving away 13,000 armored trucks, worth about $500,000 each. The 20-ton MRAPs, or Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected trucks, were built specifically to save U.S. soldiers from roadside bombs in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Now the trucks are patrolling U.S. city streets. U.S. law enforcement agencies have received the lion’s share of this high-powered military surplus. (Source: Bloomberg) Continue reading

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I’m a veteran, because I was a dupe

Service in the military (and patriotism) is noble only when one’s government is noble, and my government wasn’t — and isn’t — noble; therefore my service was ignoble. Continue reading

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