The American war machine: within and without, for and against

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This one will do for that. 

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ISIS Attacks in DR Congo. A New Phase of a Western Scheme For Resource Plunder

https://blackagendareport.com/isis-attacks-dr-congo-new-phase-western-sc...

"The new president of the Democratic Republic of Congo is asking for US help to fend off an alleged ISIS threat..."

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Ex-NATO Commander Pushing Cold War Xenophobia To Line His Pockets - Jimmy Dore (and vid)

https://on.rt.com/9tzw

"Why is retired US Admiral James Stavridis writing Cold War propaganda in TIME magazine in 2019? The answer is simple, says comedian and political commentator Jimmy Dore: he makes bank doing it.

'He's ramping up the Cold War, because he works for The Carlyle Group, which makes a lot of money off the Cold War.' After retiring as Supreme Commander of NATO Forces in Europe, Stavridis just happened to land a very well-paying gig working for the multi-billion dollar private equity firm, which just so happens to get a nice chunk of cash from the $715 billion US defense budget..."

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TRNN: Pentagon Report on China's Military Expansion Hypocrisy: Col Lawrence Wilkerson

https://youtu.be/42LauiK_rbY

Col Lawrence Wilkerson discusses the hypocrisy in a Pentagon document which warns against Chinese espionage and the development of overseas strike ability, as a 'budget ploy'. Wilkerson, who served as former chief of staff to US Secretary of State Colin Powell, described in an interview with TRNN that hyping the Chinese threat taps into a well-trodden American pastime of fear-mongering in order to squeeze more precious taxpayer dollars towards inflated budgets. 

Wilkerson said an increasingly aggressive US posture towards Beijing could create a 'self-fulfilling prophecy' amidst a trade war which paints both sides into a corner blindly bumbling toward war.

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Bipartisan Thirst For More War: 75% of Congress Calls on Trump to Boost Intervention in Syria

https://twitter.com/BenjaminNorton/status/1133038426150846464

"While Trump threatens Iran and Venezuela with new wars, 400 Congress members - including top Democratic Party leaders - signed a letter calling on the far-right president to intensify the eight-year war on Syria, in order to weaken Iran, Russia and Hezbollah."

The devil is in the duopoly...

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US Congressman Admits to War Crimes While Defending Navy Seal

https://youtu.be/ePOIz3AE3LI

"A US military judge has removed the lead prosecutor in the case of a Navy Seal accused of war crimes - due to possible conflict of interest."

The American warrior . 

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US Gears Up For War With Iran

https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/06/04/us-gears-up-for-war-with-iran-

"Can a state that condemns, without real justification, an international disarmament treaty it spent years negotiating then threaten a co-signatory with military aggression? Can it order other countries to fall into line with its capricious, bellicose stance or face punitive sanctions? The US can..."

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D-Day And The Myth of US Victory

https://www.moonofalabama.org/2019/06/d-day-and-the-myth-of-a-us-victory...

"Each D-Day anniversary the same question comes up. Who defeated Germany and its allies? The answer is, without any doubt, the Soviet Union..."

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