“Collateral Damage”: Dehumanizing Millions Of Victims In America’s War On Terror

MINT PRESS NEWS In the Iraqi city of Mosul, local residents have retrieved almost 300 bodies from underneath buildings that were leveled by a U.S. airstrike that took place on March 17. The strike killed hundreds as part of an attempt by a U.S.-led coalition to combat Daesh (ISIS) forces by bombing their network of tunnels. Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, a senior U.S. commander in Iraq, admitted to The New York Times that, as of now, ”the initial assessment is that we probably had a role in ...
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Paul Craig Roberts: Sauron Rules in Washington

PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS “The problem is that the world has listened to Americans for far too bloody long.”  — Dr. Julian Osborne, from the 2000 film version of Nevil Shute’s 1957 book, On the Beach A reader asked why neoconservatives push toward nuclear war when there can be no winners. If all die, what is the point? The answer is that the neoconservatives believe that the US can win at minimum and perhaps zero damage. Their insane plan is as follows: Washington will ring Russia and China with ...
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Another US Citizen ‘Detained’ In North Korea

RUSSIA TODAY A US citizen is reportedly being held by authorities in North Korea on suspicion of carrying out hostile acts against the state. Citing the nation’s KCNA news agency, Reuters reports that Kim Hak Song was arrested Saturday for reasons not yet fully disclosed. READ MORE: ‘Declaration of war’: Russian MPs blast US plans to enforce N. Korea sanctions on foreign territory Song is reportedly an employee at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. RT.com has cont...
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US Plans Multi Billion Dollar Arm Package to Saudi Arabia

BLACKLISTEDNEWS.COM Despite the devastating and murderous war being waged on the people of Yemen by Saudi Arabia, Washington is working to ram through contracts for tens of billions of dollars in weapons for the despotic monarchy ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump’s trip to the kingdom this month, Reuters reports. Saudi Arabia is Trump’s first stop on his maiden international trip, a sign of his intent to reinforce ties with the U.S.-allied al-Saud dynasty. The kingdom’s human rights record,...
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Military Using Human Brain Waves to Teach Robots How to Shoot

GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE Modern sensors can see farther than humans. Electronic circuits can shoot faster than nerves and muscles can pull a trigger. Humans still outperform armed robots in knowing what to shoot at — but new research funded in part by the Army may soon narrow that gap. Researchers from DCS Corp and the Army Research Lab fed datasets of human brain waves into a neural network — a type of artificial intelligence — which learned to recognize when a human is making a targeting deci...
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Congress Holding “Secret Conversations” About Removing Trump

SHTFPLAN.COM Members of Congress are holding “secret conversations” about removing President Donald Trump from office following a “difficult first 100 days,” according to a report from The New Yorker magazine. “Nobody occupies the White House without criticism, but Trump is besieged by doubts of a different order, centering on the overt, specific, and, at times, bipartisan discussion of whether he will be engulfed by any one of myriad problems before he has completed even one term in office—an...
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Top 10 Critical Items You Must Have To Survive The Apocalypse

By Tom Sheppard When it comes to survival, there is a fundamental fact that you need to know in order to be fully prepared. It all comes down to the simple truth that the average human can live up to 3 hours in bad weather, 3 days without water, and 3 weeks without food. Once you understand this, you can easily develop survival strategies and pick the right gear that will serve you well if the time ever comes where you find yourself stuck in nature with no help in sight. In this article,...
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