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First U.S. Stealth Jet Attack on Syria Cost More Than Indian Mission to Mars – The Daily Beast

Fears of a potent Syrian air defense system drove the U.S. Air Force to send its silver bullet force of F-22 Raptor stealth fighters into battle for the first time ever. The Pentagon confirmed on Sept. 23 that the $150 … Continue reading

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Snowden awarded Swedish ‘alternative Nobel’

Edward Snowden has been declared one of the winners of a Swedish human rights award for his disclosures of top secret government surveillance programmes. The former National Security Agency contractor on Wednesday split the honorary portion of the 2014 Right … Continue reading

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Real Time with Bill Maher: Jihad Me At Hello -NSFW

Real Time with Bill Maher: Jihad Me At Hello – September 19, 2014 (HBO) – YouTube. They said it!

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Job training for Solar panel installation targets Vets

The article does not go into detail on how vets would apply, etc but more and more home owners are joining the solar net as you can now install a system for a fraction of the cost just a few … Continue reading

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The Deep State Factionalized Review of Sibel Edmonds Book-The Lone Gladio

I am reading this Book now and can’t put it down!  Wondering as I read about where the line between fact and fiction lies (or Faction as Cindy Sheehan calls it in her review excerpted below. The Lone Gladio was … Continue reading

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2014 Homeless Veteran Stand Down

2014 Homeless Veteran Stand Down Event8/28/2014 11:15 AMALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Community Support Services’ Division of Veteran Services in collaboration with many local community organizations is hosting the 2014 Homeless Veteran Stand Down event at the Martin … Continue reading

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The U.S. Military’s Campaign Against Media Freedom – NYTimes.com

Chelsea Manning comments on the role of the Press in Foreign Policy. Making good decisions requires good information and Manning’s article in the NY Times questions the quality of that information. Military and diplomatic reports coming across my desk detailed … Continue reading

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Those who ignore history never have to get on the last chopper out of town | Firedoglake

Those who ignore history never have to get on the last chopper out of town | Firedoglake. After Iraq’s armed forces were disbanded following the fall of Saddam Hussein in 2003, the United States and its allies committed more than … Continue reading

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War veteran makes great escape from care home to mark D-day anniversary | World news | theguardian.com

This is a British Vet but another great story is about the 90 plus year old paratrooper who repeated his D Day jump.  Amazing! An 89-year-old second world war veteran reported missing from a nursing home has been found in … Continue reading

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What Does Sgt. Bergdahl’s Release tell us about Afghanistan, Pakistan & the Taliban today? | Informed Comment

A little more nuanced analysis of the release and negotiation with he Taliban through Qatar than you will see on the Sunday talk shows. Stg. Bergdahl was apparently being held by the Haqqani group, which has bases in the Federally … Continue reading

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