Syria Mashup: Mercs, Mission Creep, and Putin

By: Friday September 6, 2013 2:25 pm

I still want to know exactly How this ‘limited airstrike’ is truly in our ‘National Interest’…? Or even what our Objective is…

 

Pentagon Ordered to Expand Potential Targets in Syria

By: Friday September 6, 2013 7:45 am

Just as the regime change resolution was passed it seems the Obama Administration wants a wider war. Rather than just attacking chemical weapons sites, President Obama has directed the Pentagon to develop an expanded list of potential targets in Syria. The expanded list is to include military units that could be part of an attack using chemical weapons – yes, it is a recipe for regime change.

MENA Mashup: Egypt, the I/P Peace Farce, Iran, and Iraqi Drones?

By: Friday August 16, 2013 7:00 pm

Now, besides McCain and Graham demanding a halt, it seems Leahy is also calling for cuts…\

Have the Pentagon Brass Learned From the Catholic Bishops?

By: Saturday May 18, 2013 9:00 am

In watching and listening to the unfolding stories over the last week of sexual assault in the military, I could not help but notice how similar the military’s mess is to the situation in the Roman Catholic church over child abuse carried out by priests. Trusted leaders misused their positions of power to gratify their own sexual desires, and even worse, the hierarchy all too often protected the abusers and failed the victims.

Here’s hoping that the brass at the Pentagon have learned a few things from the bishops about how NOT to deal with the perpetrators of sexual assault by those in authority.

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