Senator Bernie Sanders represents a clear and present danger to corporate monetary excesses because he intends to rein in their extravagance. Elections are rigged by political parties, media, corporations, and by wealthy individuals so that candidates like Sanders don’t win the nomination because they don’t want to change a system that benefits them.
Read article here: The 2016 Election is An Illusion of Choice and a Farce
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The protecting vital interest phrase is standard rhetoric Presidents use to justify invasions and military occupations of other countries. It’s essentially a vote for the perpetuation of America’s wars. #BernieSanders uses it, but has a different meaning.
Continue reading here: Perspectives: Bernie Sanders: “Defending America’s Vital Strategic Interest”
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There are “uncomfortable truths about America’s national character that lie behind both our enthusiastic acceptance of war and our propensity for war-making.” A review of some of the worst of America’s brutality clearly points to the fact that war must end.
Read article here: America’s Atrocities: No Gun Ri, Tiger Force, Mỹ Lai, Highway of Death, Iraq and Afghanistan
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One of many photos taken by United States Army photographer Ronald L. Haeberle on March 16, 1968 in the aftermath of the My Lai massacre showing mostly women and children dead on a road.
Forty-eight years ago, on March 16, 1968, all hell broke out for the people in My Lai hamlet, South Vietnam. What happened that day by American soldiers became the worst atrocity in American military history. The atrocities whitewashed, and never officially condemned by our government or by a majority of Americans.
Read more here: Remembering My Lai, the Day American’s Slaughtered Five Hundred South Vietnamese, Including Children and Babies
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Automated systems are becoming more prevalent and capable of doing more things. These systems have and will continue to change the way we produce products, how we provide services, and how they are distributed. Eventually to a world without work or need for money.
Read more here: A Future without Work and Money, the End of Capitalism and Inequality
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Atlantic Council Distinguished Leadership Awards 2013 presented top global leadership awards to former US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton
Senator Sanders criticizes Clinton for her reliance on Nixon’s Secretary of State Henry Kissinger advice on foreign policy http://tinyurl.com/jo9xeyz
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