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U.S. Military World’s Largest Polluter – Hundreds Of Bases Gravely Contaminated

 Producing more hazardous waste than the five largest U.S. chemical companies combined, the U.S. Department of Defense has left its toxic legacy throughout the world in the form of depleted uranium, oil, jet fuel, pesticides, defoliants like Agent Orange and lead, among other pollutants. 1.054 kata lagi

Military Madness

Trump’s Tomahawks, Double Standards - Using Chemical and Radioactive Weapons for Profit? by Felicity Arbuthnot

by Felicity Arbuthnot
Writer, Dandelion Salad
London, England
May 16, 2017

“Two centuries ago, a former European colony decided to catch up with Europe. It succeeded so well that the United States of America became a monster, in which the taints, the sickness and the inhumanity of Europe have grown to appalling dimensions.” — Frantz Fanon, 1961 (1925-1961)

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Politics

Call for Pentagon to disclose depleted uranium target

Jack Cohen-Joppa: McSally: Ask Pentagon to disclose depleted uranium target data. http://tucson.com/news/opinion/columnists/guest/jack-cohen-joppa-mcsally-ask-pentagon-to-disclose-depleted-uranium/article_9951f82c-0d54-5884-b54f-f5d467dcbfac.html 14 May 17,  Jack Cohen-Joppa

Last year, Rep. Martha McSally’s office helped a military journalist and I confirm that for the first time since 2003, A-10s had fired their armor-piercing depleted uranium (DU) ammunition while attacking an ISIS convoy in Syria in November, 2015. 498 kata lagi

USA

US-led Coalition Intends to Turn Raqqa into 'Second Mosul'

The situation in Mosul is deteriorating on a daily basis and it’s most likely that Syria’s Raqqa will face the same. The U.S. Command is reportedly considering launching a counter-terrorist operation there in the near future. 406 kata lagi

World At War

New intel! Radiation levels spike in Balakleya, Ukraine as a result of arms depot explosion

Follow up to Horrific catastrophe unfolding at Ukraine’s largest Balakleya arms depot! 

Peter | March 26, 2017

Were there tactical nukes stored there? This story at Veterans Today (US website) seems to think that some “Tactical Nukes” that Ukraine had lied about were still stored there and that some of these tactical nukes ‘cooked off’ hence the huge fireballs and mushroom clouds. 466 kata lagi

Russia

William Boardman | What War Are We Buying With Another $58 Billion for the Military?

With his AUMF [Authorization to Use Military Force (AUMF)] in place, with the world’s largest military, and with virtually no American opposition to war in other places, the President pretty much has carte blanche to wreak havoc as he chooses. 1.137 kata lagi

Militarism