Category Archives: NeoCons and Nationalists

Sheldon Richman’s Memorial Day Reading List

We Who Dared to Say No to War: American Antiwar Writing from 1812 to Now, edited by Murray Polner and Thomas E. Woods Jr. The Failure of America’s Foreign Wars, edited by Richard M. Ebeling and Jacob G. Hornberger Why … Continue reading

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Bi-Partisan Platitudes at the George Bush Library

On April 25, all living US presidents from Jimmy Carter onward gathered in Dallas, Texas to herald the opening of the George Bush presidential library. Democrat and Republican alike, along with their wives, participated in a flattering ceremony that deemed … Continue reading

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Their Foolish Consistency

If there’s one thing we can count on without fail, it is that the War Party considers any and every incident an excuse to trot out their same failed schemes yet again.┬áConor Friedersdorf elaborates: Every War on Terror hawk mentioned … Continue reading

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McCain’s Call “Bomb Iran & Syria” In War Championing US Not Prosecutable?

By Jay Janson Senator John McCain, a chief promoter of Wall Street wars for predatory investments, steadfastly dismissive and contemptuous of Nuremberg Chief Prosecutor Telford Taylors’s publicized desire to have prosecuted him for bombing civilian populations of Vietnamese cities, has … Continue reading

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Ten Companies Profiting Most from War

By Michael B. Sauter, Charles B. Stockdale Global sales of arms and military services by the 100 largest defense contractors increased in 2010 to $411.1 billion, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The increase reflects a decade-long trend … Continue reading

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