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American Militarism

The Forever War In Iraq

The New York Times reports that U.S. “retaliatory” strikes in Iraq ended up killing regular Iraqi soldiers and policemen and one civilian: Iraqi military officials strongly condemned the United States military on Friday for airstrikes…

Planet Of The Surreal

As I turn 75, there’s no simpler way to put it than this: I’m an old man on a new planet — and, in case it isn’t instantly obvious, that’s not good news on either score. I still have a memory of being a camp counselor in upstate New York…