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An excellent overview…

…not that anyone pays much attention:http://www.tomdispatch.com/ link to full article http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176106/tomgram%3A_alfred_mccoy%2C_washington%27s_twenty-first-century_opium_wars/#more As for that list of Washington’s accomplishments, it might be accurate to say that only one thing was “liberated” in Afghanistan over the last 14-plus years and that was,

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Drones and collateral damage…

http://commondreams.org/news/2015/12/11/despite-global-blowback-us-military-demanding-bigger-badder-drone-war http://airwars.org/civilian-casualty-claims/

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For the “NeoCons Deconstructed” Chapters…

An excellent piece by Nadia Prupis on what has happened since their (the NeoCon chickenhawk NutJobs) misguided “war of opportunity”, or pre-emptive war, or “war because we can finally do it and get away with it and no one can

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For the “Neocon Nutjob” Chapters…

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/10/did-george-w-bush-do-all-he-could-to-prevent-911/411175/ With possibly the best quote coming in its conclusion: When Donald Trump hurls insults at his opponents, respectable people generally roll their eyes. But it is precisely Trump’s refusal to be respectable that helps him spark debates that elites

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A great piece for the “Neocon Nutjob” chapter…

http://www.tomdispatch.com/blog/176039/tomgram%3A_david_bromwich,_the_neoconservative_empire_returns/

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For the MIC and other military related chapters… Mikey Weinsteins Crusade…

http://www.thenation.com/article/158462/backward-christian-soldiers http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2010/05/25/mikey_weinsteins_crusade http://www.truth-out.org/no-dominion-the-lonely-dangerous-fight-against-christian-supremacists-inside-armed-forces61214

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Some links for the much needed “Neocon Nutjobs” chapter…

https://consortiumnews.com/2014/04/27/why-neocons-seek-to-destabilize-russia/ an article by: Ray McGovern,who works with Tell the Word, a publication arm of the ecumenical Church of the Saviour in inner-city Washington. He served at CIA from the administrations of John F. Kennedy to that of George H.

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For the department of peace…

http://www.lawfareblog.com/wiki/the-lawfare-wiki-document-library/targeted-killing/controversy/ I. Introduction The impact of the U.S. government’s targeted killing policy on civilians and their property is especially controversial. Some argue that targeting—in particular, drone technology—reduces civilian casualties vis-à-vis other modalities of warfare, making targeted killings an attractive policy

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For the “Department of Peace” chapter…

…or the truth outing of the MIC etc. etc. Ibid. et.al..An article by Christian Appy, the author of Patriots: The Vietnam War Remembered From All Sides. http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/28996-burying-vietnam-launching-perpetual-war-how-thanking-the-veteran-meant-ignoring-what-happened

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More people and orgs to enlist in the cause…

http://thiscantbehappening.net/ is a journalism and writing site that looks good and who has “Dave Lindorff is a Philadelphia-based journalist and columnist. He is author ofMarketplace Medicine: The Rise of the For-Profit Hospital Chains (BantamBooks, 1992), and his latest book “The

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