Wednesday, December 30, 2015
"America's Ship Is Sinking" Former Bush Official Exposes The Unfixable Corruption Inside The Establishment
"This ship is sinking," retired U.S. Army Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson tells Abby Martin, adding that "today the purpose of US foreign policy is to support the complex that we have created in the national security state that is fueled, funded, and powered by interminable war." The former national security advisor to the Reagan administration, who spent years as an assistant to Secretary of State Colin Powell during both Bush administrations reflects on the sad but honest reflection on what America has become as he exposes the unfixable corruption inside the establishment and the corporate interests driving foreign policy.
"It's never been about altruism, it's about sheer power."
SATYABRATA PAL - August 6, 1945. Seventy Years Later, the World is Still Under the Spell of this Monstrous Crime
The man was August Landmesser. He had already been in trouble with the authorities, having been sentenced to two years hard labour for marrying a Jewish woman.
Robert Fisk: As we move towards the Great War’s centenary, it’s time to recognise the reality of its horror
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The Marshall Islands and the rest of Micronesia became a United Nations strategic Trust Territory administered by the United States. Among other obligations, the U.S. undertakes..