Category Archives: End of the Empire

What Will “Strategic” Mean in Our Children’s Lifetime?

“High-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicles pre-pared and stored by the 2d Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, stand ready at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.” (Photo by Galen Putnam, 402d AFSB Public Affairs) (From “Commanding an Army Field Support Battalion” by Lieutenant Colonel … Continue reading

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Audio interview: “United States Empire Stretching Itself Too Thin”

Coleen Rowley and David Swanson were on Clear the Fog Radio to discuss the end of empire: “We speak about the expanding US Empire. The United States is the largest empire in the history of the world with over 1,000 … Continue reading

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US Empire Reaches Breaking Point – Time to End It

July 20th, 2014 By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, http://www.popularresistance.org   The people of the United States must work to end the interventionist violence of the U.S. Empire. This is Part I of a two part series on American Empire. … Continue reading

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Blood, Treasure, and Soul: The Exorbitant Price of the American Empire

By Mike Marion It is difficult to pinpoint exactly when it happened, but clear evidence can be seen at least in the aftermath of World War II. Some trace the origins back to 1898 and the Spanish-American War, or even … Continue reading

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A Layman Reads Obama’s “Targeted Killing” Memo

by Joe Scarry Now that it is available online, every American should read the Justice Department memo approving the targeted killing of Anwar Al-Awlaki. There is a lot in the memo, much of it recitation of precedents, and teasing apart of … Continue reading

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So, How’s That Ukrainian “Revolution” Working Out?

More evidence that the Ukrainian “revolution” was really just a US-backed, US-funded coup d’etat: Pro-Russian separatists hoisted the Russian flag on Ukrainian army armored vehicles in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, mocking the pro-Western Kiev government’s attempt to reassert control on … Continue reading

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April 15: Funding the Empire

guest post by Grant Mincy originally published at the Center for a Stateless Society Tax day, April 15th, is a day of celebration in the United States. On this day we citizens of the great republic take pride in the … Continue reading

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