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Fox News Is Already Trying To Blame President For Ft. Hood Shooting

Fox News Is Already Trying To Blame President For Ft. Hood Shooting

The windbags on Fox & Friends are already blasting Obama and gun control for the Ft. Hood shooting. They sounded a lot like shills for the NRA.

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The Hunger Games: Catching Paranoia (Featuring Agenda 21) (VIDEO)

The Hunger Games: Catching Paranoia (Featuring Agenda 21) (VIDEO)

If you are like millions of other movie-goers, you saw the second installment of The Hunger Games this past holiday weekend. Catching Fire has made almost $300 million since its release on November 21st. Many viewers on both ends of the political spectrum see their own beliefs reflected back at […]

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Phoenix Veterans’ Day Parade Excluded ‘Veterans For Peace’ And May Now Face A Lawsuit

Phoenix Veterans’ Day Parade Excluded ‘Veterans For Peace’ And May Now Face A Lawsuit

‘Veterans For Peace’ will fight for their right to free speech after being excluded from Phoenix’s Veterans Day Parade.

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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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Big Government? The Government Is Smaller Than It Was 47 Years Ago

Drowning big government in a bathtub collage by Elisabeth Parker with apologies to John Tenniel.

Big government? New jobs report shows that the government is less than half the size of what it was in 1966, 47 years ago, smaller military, far fewer jobs.

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Fanatical Right Wing Preacher Seeking Office In Colorado (VIDEO)

Gordon 'Dr. Chaps' Klingenschmitt Announces Bid For Seat In Colorado House. And wait till you see this anti-gay, pro-gun psycho preacher's campaign ad. Photo screen captured from Gordon for Colorado campaign ad. http://www.gordonforcolorado.com/

Gordon ‘Dr. Chaps’ Klingenschmitt Announces Bid For Seat In Colorado House. And get a load of this anti-gay, pro-gun psycho preacher’s campaign ad.

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‘Government Slimdown,’ Not ‘Shutdown’ Insists Fox News

Screen shot of Fox News Government Slimdown. From Newshounds http://www.newshounds.us/_fox_news_blames_obama_for_making_government_slimdown_a_shutdown_10022013

Fox News claims there’s no “shutdown,” just a “government slimdown.” Guess all those hungry children going without WIC should just “slim down,” huh?

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David Barton: Second Amendment Guarantees Right To Own Tanks And Fighter Jets(AUDIO)

Conservative Says Second Amendment Guarantees Right To Own Tanks And Fight Jets - Photo Credit: Jordan Emery via Flickr.com

Conservatives have an obsession with the Second Amendment. It’s really the only amendment in the Constitution that they love. That, and the Tenth Amendment that they consistently misinterpret to try and re-justify secession. Republicans literally believe that any common sense regulation of guns is unconstitutional. They believe this to the […]

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No Prayer At Graduation Is Actually Creeping Atheism Says Poor Martyred Republican

David Barton

Conservatives like GOP Rep. John Fleming of Louisiana and radio host David Barton just don’t get it: Religious freedom is NOT the freedom to force YOUR religious beliefs on everyone else.

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Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack Will Get Military Response From US Government

Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack Will Get Military Response From US Government

United States intercession in Syria is nearly certain at this point.

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Chelsea Manning: The Best Of A Bad Situation

Whatever horrible treatment Manning has faced in relation to her issues with gender identity as a free man will be a cakewalk compared to what lies ahead. Image @ MSNBC

Whatever horrible treatment Manning has faced in relation to her issues with gender identity as a free man will be a cakewalk compared to what lies ahead.

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American Soldiers Recruited By Drug Cartels To Carry Out Contract Killings, Including In The US

American Soldiers Recruited By Drug Cartels To Carry Out Contract Killings, Including In The US

American soldiers have been recruited to carry out contract killings for cartels north and south of the border.

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Right Wing Christian Group Says Christian Soldiers Are Being Denied Their Religious Rights

Photo screen captured from Christian Military video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hiHzPSc990

Once again, conservative Christians have managed to portray themselves as a persecuted minority. This time, they’re attacking the U.S. military.

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700 Billion Dollars A Year In “Defense” Spending; Where’s The Outrage?

Infographic By James Ball and Valentina D'Efilippo courtesy of The Guardian.

Maybe the obscene 700 billion dollars per year we spend on defense has something to do with why we’re too ‘broke’ to cover food stamps for hungry children.

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Navy Judge Rules Rapists Shouldn’t Be Discharged (VIDEO)

Why does the military appear to be leaving no stone unturned to NOT take responsibility for the rapists in its midst? What happened to courage and honor? image from The Invisible War  @TwitchFilm

Why does the military appear to be leaving no stone unturned to NOT take responsibility for the rapists in its midst? What happened to courage and honor?

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House Republicans Block Effort To Allow Atheist Chaplains, Say They Would ‘Make A Mockery’ Of The Chaplain Corps (VIDEO)

Representative Rob Andrews (D-NJ). Photo from Philly.Com. http://articles.philly.com/2013-03-21/news/37906585_1_subcommittee-scotland-trip-andrews

Republicans don’t understand that atheists are human, with human values, and human beliefs, and that non-believers in the military need atheist chaplains.

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The Incredible Bravery Of One UK Woman May Have Saved Lives In Alleged Terrorist Attack (VIDEO)

The Incredible Bravery Of One UK Woman May Have Saved Lives In Alleged Terrorist Attack (VIDEO)

While others remained stunned and distant after the murder and beheading of a British soldier by two armed men, one woman decided to to render aid.

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GOP View On Benghazi ‘Cartoonish’ Says Former Bush Defense Secretary (VIDEO)

Screenshot, Former Secretary of Defense, Bob Gates

Gates’ statements reflect what the Pentagon has been saying as well – namely that any military support could not have arrived in Benghazi in time anyway.

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President Declares May 10th To Be “Military Spouse Appreciation Day”

President Declares May 10th To Be “Military Spouse Appreciation Day”

President Obama has issued a declaration, making May 10th ‘Military Spouse Appreciation Day,’ a day to recognize the men and women of the ‘silent ranks.’

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Federal Pay Frozen While Defense Contractors Make Twice As Much As POTUS

Federal Pay Frozen While Defense Contractors Make Twice As Much As POTUS

Congress votes to freeze federal wages yet again while ignoring the obscene salaries of defense contractors operating all over the world.

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