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How Willful Blindness Keeps Everyone Living a Lie

How Willful Blindness Keeps Everyone Living a Lie – Democratic Underground. A fascinating lesson in how to handle the great American divide.

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One can honor military personnel without honoring war

This is an interesting post and discussion of the Military honors Obama has bestowed on a service member. These seem to be mostly civilians in the discussion and I have had one comment made by a civilian member of the … Continue reading

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Remembering Pete

We all remember his music but we should also remember the courage he showed throughout his life and he did it with grace, in a spirit of fun and of course with a song. Here is an example from Mediaite: … Continue reading

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NSA Eavesdropping Influenced Congresswoman?

For those who say that eavesdropping by the NSA only affects those with something to hide think again.  Government policy may have been negatively influenced as Harmon was a key advocate of the program that spied on her because of … Continue reading

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Treating PTSD With MDMA

Ask Rick Doblin Anything: Treating PTSD With MDMA « The Dish. Lots of research on what works to deal with PTSD. Here is an interesting example from Academia. Lots of links to read further in the article on Andrew Sullivan’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Military, Ladies! – Democratic Underground

  Sunday’s Doonesbury- Welcome to the Military, Ladies! – Democratic Underground. Remember the Invisible War shown at the Hippodrome by VFP several years ago.  Like Afghanistan its still going on.

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cartoon that is far from funny

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The Pentagons doctored ledgers conceal epic waste

Special Report: The Pentagons doctored ledgers conceal epic waste | Reuters. Did you know that The Pentagon, among other dysfunctions is a Hoarder? The largest military in the World with a claim on 60 percent of our disposable tax dollars, … Continue reading

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The Boneyard – Military Security Versus Food Security

  What is our Priority? The Boneyard – Democratic Underground.

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Kindness suits them: Moment a fifth-grade football team rallies around bullied special-needs waterboy who likes to wear jackets and ties by dressing up like him | Mail Online

Kindness suits them: Moment a fifth-grade football team rallies around bullied special-needs waterboy who likes to wear jackets and ties by dressing up like him | Mail Online. One of our Partners for Peace – the River Phoenix Center for … Continue reading

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