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A Larger of View of the Anti War Struggle

Carl Sagan as a Scientific Prophet reflects the fear of nuclear War in  his time and takes a larger view of why World Peace is so essential to struggle for. For more see Andrew Sullivan’s take 

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The Shutdown and the NSA

A closer look at how the shut down affects the functioning of the NSA.  I guess you could call it the Goof the Bad and the Ugly because an impaired agency means reduced domestic spying but it also has a … Continue reading

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My Statement on Syria

Mary Bahr, member VFP Chapter 14, Air Force Intelligence 1966-1969 There are many statements on the web in the press and from government officials saying we should punish Assad for his probable actions in the reported gas attacks in Syria, … Continue reading

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Drones killing innocent Pakistanis, U.N. official says – CNN.com

Farmers are on their way to tend their crops when a missile slams into their midst, thrusting shrapnel in all directions. A CIA drone, flying so high that the farmers can’t see it, has killed most of them. None of … Continue reading

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Leaked Manning Statement | Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters

Leaked Manning Statement | Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters.  

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Drones: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know But Were Always Afraid to Ask | Mother Jones

Drones: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know But Were Always Afraid to Ask | Mother Jones.

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Top Drone Pilots Battle At Elite Training School | The Duffel Blog

Satire alert! Do not take this article literally as some in Congress have been recorded doing recently.  This article is from the Duffel Blog, a military site that is giving the Onion a run for their money! Top Drone Pilots … Continue reading

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Obama officials refuse to say if assassination power extends to US soil | Glenn Greenwald | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk

Obama officials refuse to say if assassination power extends to US soil | Glenn Greenwald | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk.

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Everything We Know So Far About Drone Strikes – ProPublica

Everything We Know So Far About Drone Strikes – ProPublica.

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Airborne drones, mimicking gulls, alter wing shape for agility | University of Florida News

Airborne drones, mimicking gulls, alter wing shape for agility Filed under Engineering, Research, Sciences on Tuesday, August 23, 2005. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The military’s next generation of airborne drones won’t be just small and silent – they’ll also dive between … Continue reading

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