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Taped interrogations of four soldiers charged in theatrically slaying numerous Afghan civilians were obtained by CNN and ABC. CNN’s report includes the soldiers’ rampant drug abuse and a before unreported case of staging the murder of an Afghan civilian (5:52):

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Die in a drone strike.

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The White House will push Congress to ‘make it easier to wiretap the internet’.

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Monday morning, planned settlement expansion began execution.

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20 F-35’s purchased by Israel will be ‘entirely funded’ by the U.S. military.

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The Saudi royal family is reportedly being helped by the Obama Administration to push a $90bn deal with big players in the military-industrial complex for arms and military technology upgrades through political approval in Washington.


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The U.S. congressman plans to introduce a bill in 2011 that would force the claimed gold holdings at Fort Knox and the central bank in New York to be audited for the first time in almost 60 years.

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Reported sexual abuse is rising in prisons and jails across the U.S. Most inmates accuse guards inflicting the crime than other captives.

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Eden Abergil, former Israel government militant, proudly posted pictures with bound and blindfolded prisoners to her Facebook profile. She is defending her pride and went so far to say she would “gladly kill Arabs—even slaughter them”, adding: “In war there are no rules.”

Yousef Munayyer, executive director at The Jerusalem Fund & The Palestine Center, debated this is much bigger issue of racism and dehumanization with Richard Hellman, president at the Middle East Research Center on “The Alonya Show” at RT where host Alonya Minkovski goes a bit fair, asking if this is Israel’s Abu Ghraib. The images were extraordinarily graphic from Abu Ghraib, but more importantly, more people paid attention to it, yet not enough. Her point that the “dehumanization”  aspect is striking and goes to the root of the problem (8:41):

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WaPo’s “Top Secret America” investigation is crafted to form Orwellian conclusions. The political and intellectual classes are biting the bait to reel us in.

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The Pentagon has confirmed the weapons budget will grow at a rate past inflation for many years to come.

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The systemic flaw of representative democracy.

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BP cleanup workers are being ‘discouraged’ from using equipment like respirators because it makes for bad-looking pictures, R.F.K. Center President Kerry Kennedy tells F.N.C. (3:15):

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As the government projects its debt to reach $19.6tn by 2015, it also asserts the debt will not surpass GDP…. lolwut?!

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BP in bed with the perpetual war machine, benefiting far past its $2bn annual contract with the Pentagon.

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