Monthly Archives: June 2017

Rockets’ Red Glare and Bombs Bursting in Air


“A June 27 Pew Research Center poll says world opinion of the United States has plummeted since Donald Trump took office. Surveying people in 37 countries…”

John LaForge
Published in: Counterpunch, Truthout, Al-Ayham Saleh Aggregator, Bainbridge Island Review, Nuke Watch Info, The Reader Weekly, Antiwar, The Clermont Sun, Gilmer Free Press, Shakopee Valley News, Superior Telegram
Date: June 28,30, July 3,4,7,8,11,2017
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Advise, Assist, Arm: The United States at War


“During the Cold War, the US military and the CIA were involved in a multitude of “indirect” interventions in developing countries. A few—most dramatically and tragically, Vietnam—evolved from…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Pagosa Daily Post, Mel Gurtov Blog, Truthout, Antiwar, Counterpunch, Madison Press, The PeaceWorker, Gilmer Free Press, The Sunburg News, Eagle Times
Date: June 27,28,July 3,5,7,10,2017
994 Words

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The fire burns, the cauldron bubbles

Robert Koehler

“America serves up its news in a cauldron from hell, or so it sometimes seems. The fragments are all simmering in the same juice:…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Counterpunch, The Smirking Chimp, Common Wonders Blog, Huffington Post, Bainbridge Island Review, Sierra County Prospect, Free Press, The Raven Foundation
Date: June 28,29,30 July 5,2017
927 Words

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Courting each other


“This week I was certified in a Spokane, Washington courtroom as an expert witness, able to offer a professional opinion as to the conduct of a man who sat down on a railroad line to block a coal …”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Counterpunch, Gilmer Free Press, News 4 Nevada, Sierra County Prospect, Newberry Observer, Tacoma Weekly, War is a Crime, Bainbridge Island Review, The Newberg Graphic, Logan Daily
Date: June 27,28,July 1,3,6,21, July 29,2017
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“A Decent Respect for the Opinions of Mankind”

Winslow Myers2

“The distractions of the Trump presidency, even including Russian attempts to hack our democracy, have swamped events that may in the long run be of far greater historical significance…”

Winslow Myers
Published in: Counterpunch, Gilmer Free Press, The PeaceWorker, Sierra County Prospect, Newberry Observer, The Sentinel-Progress, The Daily Nonparareil, The Sunburg News, Superior Telegram, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: June 28, July 2,5,11,13,18,2017
694 Words

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