Tag Archives: war and foreign policy

Telling Fact from Twaddle

…the cause is American ignorance of both the lands and the people. Virtually no one in the United States has any notion of the region, they say, though all seem to have strong opinions. Indeed. And that ignorance runs so … Continue reading

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Abdullah is Dead. ISIS has an opportunity to flip the Kingdom. Here’s how.

by John Robb via Global Guerillas Last week I wrote that ISIS would attack Saudi Arabia this spring.  This week the opportunity to attack with a high likelihood of success arrived: The King of Saudi Arabia died today.  Unfortunately for … Continue reading

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American Sniper: A Libertarian’s Viewpoint [SPOILERS]

From a purely morally neutral, non-nationalist  or ideological standpoint, what would you do if a child ran at you or your friends carrying a grenade and you had the power to stop them? Dump a 20 round M-16 magazine into … Continue reading

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Letter to a Young Army Ranger (From an Old One)

I’m writing this letter in the hope that offering you a little of my own story might help frame the bigger picture for you. Sadly, make Fanning a Marine instead of a Ranger, flash back more years than I care … Continue reading

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Lessons from Paris 

by Ron Paul via the Ron Paul Institute After the tragic shooting at a provocative magazine in Paris last week, I pointed out that given the foreign policy positions of France we must consider blowback as a factor. Those who … Continue reading

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EU Governments: Charlie Hebdo is a good excuse for War

by John Robb via Global Guerillas The EU governments got together on January 11th to condemn the attack on Charlie Hebdo.  However, they concluded that the best response is to curtail freespeech, ramp up propaganda, increase surveillance on citizens, and … Continue reading

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Why Do Americans Hate Beheadings But Love Drone Killings?

A lot of people are not going to like this because it hits so close to home. As my old mama used to say, “It is the hit dog that hollers.” — jtl, 419 By Coleen Rowley via Information Clearing … Continue reading

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The Massacre

Libertarians are opposed to every State. But the State of Israel is uniquely pernicious, because its entire existence rests and continues to rest on a massive expropriation of property and expulsion from the land. Yep, its been going on for … Continue reading

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Ron Paul: ‘I Don’t Blame America, I Blame Neocons’

Yep, America is NOT the same thing as the united States government. In fact, the uS government is everything that America is NOT–the anti-thesis or even anti-Christ of America. — jtl, 419 By Daniel McAdams of the Ron Paul Institute via LewRockwell.com Facing a tough … Continue reading

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Ft. Hood: An Avoidable Tragedy

Government officials and the media only talk about the symptoms that lead to these tragic events…They will all call for more government intervention… But they will never question the two causes of these tragedies That is just the way government “works.” … Continue reading

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