Post Tagged with: "iraq war"

Apartment Company Calls Black Tenant ‘N*gger’ On Facebook – Then Claims Account Was Hacked (VIDEO)

Apartment Company Calls Black Tenant ‘N*gger’ On Facebook – Then Claims Account Was Hacked (VIDEO)

This racist hacking claim sounds REALLY far-fetched.

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Karl Rove Tells Iraq Vet: ‘Sorry For What You Went Through,’ But Won’t Apologize For Sending Him There (VIDEO)

Karl Rove Tells Iraq Vet: ‘Sorry For What You Went Through,’ But Won’t Apologize For Sending Him There (VIDEO)

Karl Rove once again refused to apologize for the Iraq war, but told a soldier, “I’m sorry for what you went through.”

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Republicans Fighting To Expand The Pentagon’s Already Bloated Budget While Still Cutting Food Stamps

Republicans Fighting To Expand The Pentagon’s Already Bloated Budget While Still Cutting Food Stamps

Republicans want to have their cake and eat it, too. But only if they can make sure the poor can’t eat at all.

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Rupert Murdoch Paper Ironically Calls Jon Stewart A Liar Without Actually Showing Us A Single Lie (VIDEO)

Rupert Murdoch Paper Ironically Calls Jon Stewart A Liar Without Actually Showing Us A Single Lie (VIDEO)

The only two “lies” that Smith claims Stewart has made are confirmed by some very serious media sources.

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Republican Warmonger Busted Showing Fake Photos Of Ukraine War During Senate Speech (VIDEO)

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We’ve seen this before. On February 11, Senator Jim Inhofe presented a series of fake photos supposedly showing the war in Ukraine. Inhofe used the fake photos to gain support for a bill that would authorize “lethal military aid.”

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The Appalling Lesson Some People Are Taking Away From ‘American Sniper’ (IMAGES)

The Appalling Lesson Some People Are Taking Away From ‘American Sniper’ (IMAGES)

Some moviegoers are coming to some terrifyingly ugly conclusions after watching “American Sniper.”

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Thanks To President Obama, The Longest War In American History, Afghanistan, Is Over

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Francisco V. Govea II

“Now, thanks to the extraordinary sacrifices of our men and women in uniform, our combat mission in Afghanistan is ending, and the longest war in American history is coming to a responsible conclusion.” – President Obama

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Torture Used By U.S. To Manufacture Lies Needed To Dupe Public Into Iraq War (VIDEO)

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Momentum to prosecute Bush, et al. for war crimes is building within the international community. An ex-Bush official has just poured fuel on the fire.

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Dick Cheney: George W. Bush ‘Knew’ About Torture and ‘Approved It’ (VIDEO)

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Dick Cheney clarified that George W. Bush definitely knew about the CIA’s horrific torture program.

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Even War Criminal George W. Bush Finds Eric Garner Decision ‘Hard To Understand’ (VIDEO)

Even War Criminal George W. Bush Finds Eric Garner Decision ‘Hard To Understand’ (VIDEO)

Even George W. Bush had trouble understanding the grand jury’s decision not to indict a white cop who was caught on film choking an African-American man to death.

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Did Bush And Cheney Pave The Way For ISIL?

Who Do You Think Had The Greater Control In The War On Terror? Bush Or Cheney?

Photo Credit: Dick Cheney - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2004 World Economic Forum from Cologny, Switzerland

Former Vice-President Dick Cheney and President Bush birthed the “Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant” [ISIL], which is the greatest threat in the Middle East at the moment. How? The Cheney/Bush regeme created the fertile grounds with an unnecessary war in Iraq. It was just a matter of time before […]

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Dick Cheney Interview Interrupted When Protester With Handcuffs Attempts To Arrest Him (VIDEO)

Dick Cheney Interview Interrupted When Protester With Handcuffs Attempts To Arrest Him (VIDEO)

For reasons that will forever remain unclear, Politico invited former vice president Dick Cheney and his family to discuss American foreign policy despite his demonstrable cluelessness when it comes to the topic. Instead of taking a few jabs at President Obama, Cheney was nearly placed under citizens arrest when a […]

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Report: Contract Killer Organization Blackwater Threatened to Kill U.S. Government Inspectors (Video)

Report: Contract Killer Organization Blackwater Threatened to Kill U.S. Government Inspectors (Video)

According to a New York Times report, a Blackwater senior official threatened to kill a United States government inspector in 2007 over an investigation into the actions of several Blackwater employees.  The United States embassy sided with Blackwater, and the government inspector’s visit was cut short. The no-bid contractors firm […]

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Katrina Vanden Heuvel To Bill Kristol: Why Don’t You Enlist? (VIDEO)

Katrina Vanden Heuvel To Bill Kristol: Why Don’t You Enlist? (VIDEO)

Katrina vanden Heuvel went on ABC’s This Week to discuss the increasing problems in Iraq with a panel that involved one of the architects of the Iraq War, Bill Kristol.

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Pat Robertson Bashes Bush For ‘Nonsense’ Lies That Led To Iraq War (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson Bashes Bush For ‘Nonsense’ Lies That Led To Iraq War (VIDEO)

During a brief moment of sanity, Pat Robertson took the opportunity to slam George W. Bush’s war based on lies in Iraq.

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Devastation Plagues Postwar Iraq, U.S. Corporate Media Is Silent

Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Aaron Allmon II via Wikimedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Iraq-m1_abrams.jpg

It seems clear now, that our occupation of Iraq was never meant to be temporary, at least not in the hearts and the minds of those responsible for it.

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The War At Home: Veterans Are Facing A Significant Rise In PTSD And Suicides

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Our veterans are fighting an invisible war and we can help them. PTSD and suicide related deaths are on the rise and the military isn’t doing enough to address these problems. That is where you come in.

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Misleading Headlines About Obama Granting Immunity For Bush War Crimes Are Not Accurate

Misleading Headlines About Obama Granting Immunity For Bush War Crimes Are Not Accurate

As the story goes, President Obama or the Department of Justice (depending on which source you are looking at) have filed court documents granting the Bush administration immunity for war crimes. Looking closely at the case in question and reading through the court documents which are cited as sources for […]

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Petition Gets University Officials To Reconsider Giving Bush A Humanitarian Award

Maybe renaming the award is semantics but the word 'humanitarian' is not one to be thrown around lightly... and certainly not in George W. Bush's direction. Image @USA Today

Maybe renaming the award is semantics but the word ‘humanitarian’ is not one to be thrown around lightly… and certainly not in George W. Bush’s direction.

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The World Has Lost A Great Journalist: Michael Hastings 1980-2013

Hastings was a fearless reporter. That word is used perhaps a bit too often to describe journalists, but Hastings lived it. He didn't back down from anyone. Image @BuzzFeed

Hastings was a fearless reporter. That word is used perhaps a bit too often to describe journalists, but Hastings lived it. He didn’t back down from anyone.

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