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The Right urges us to blame Obama & directly fight ISIS. Will we repeat our mistakes?

Summary:  As ISIS (grandly calling itself the “Islamic State”) expands, the Right blames Obama and calls for more direct military involvement by America. Their arguments rely on our amnesia about the past and delusions about the nature of modern war. 778 more words

Iraq & Afghanistan

Napoleon Bonaparte, a Reblog from June 2014


The following is taken from an online debate Above is a link to it.

” . . . .. Not even being the ‘First Consul for Life’ satisfied him. 984 more words


Putin Accuses U.S. of Supporting Separatists in Russia's North Caucasus

Alexei Nikolsky / RIA Novosti / APPresident Vladimir Putin attending a memorial service Friday in Armenia.

Intercepted calls showed that the United States helped separatists in Russia’s North Caucasus in the 2000s, President Vladimir Putin claimed in a new documentary in which he underscored his suspicions of the West. 46 more words

Warren Weinstein Begged Obama to Save Him Four Years Before U.S. Drone Killed Him

Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty

WRITTEN BYMatthew DeLuca Justin Miller 

  • 04.23.1510:16 AM ET

Warren Weinstein, 72, was accidentally killed by a U.S. airstrike on an Al Qaeda compound in Pakistan. 112 more words

Churchill’s disaster – Gallipoli

by Eric Margolis  April 19, 2015

 One hundred years ago this month -April 1915 – the Allies and Germany were stalemated on the Western Front.   135 more words

LYNNE CHENEY: The End of History, Part II

Wall Street Journal: The new Advanced Placement U.S. history exam focuses on oppression, group identity and Reagan the warmonger.

If you seek peace, if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, if you seek liberalization: Come here to this gate! 42 more words