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Cost of New US War Front is Over Half a Billion Dollars–A Good Use of Public Funds?

An editorial today from the New York Times raises the issue of the cost of war to US taxpayers and the radically undemocratic processes by which the US is committed to ongoing planetary warfare in the 21st century. The Times: … Continue reading

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How the government will spend its discretionary monies in 2012

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The Pentagon and the Press: recap on the 2008 “message force multipliers”

The NYTimes broke an incredible story last April (2008) revealing a vast Pentagon-funded network of surrogate mouthpieces cloaked in the garb of retired military officers, a veritable machine of information dissemination. Appearing literally thousands of times on various networks, they … Continue reading

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