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A Short History Of U.S. Governmental Gangsterism - May
31st, 2019

It seems Clausewitz was right - war is just the continuation of politics by other
means.
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Prelude To The U.S.-Backed 1953 Coup Of Iran's
Democracy - June 30th, 2019

'Two elements drove American foreign policy in the post-war Persian Gulf
region: oil and the fear that political instability might jeopardize Western access
to oil.'
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How The U.S. Justified Its Overthrow Of Iran’s
Democracy - July 31st, 2019

In Iran, the West's oil supply was being controlled by people who were not
members of the West's financial elite. That could not be tolerated.
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CIA Summary On 1953 Iran Coup May Contain
Unintended Confession - Aug. 31st, 2019

An earlier draft of the text may have revealed a bit too much about the feelings
of ordinary Iranians regarding the U.S.-backed coup.
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The Time U.S. Officials Planned To Attack Their Own
Citizens - And Put The Blame On Cuba - Sept. 30th, 2019

The program - called Operation Northwoods - planned a series of terrorist
actions that would be performed on the American people by their own
government.
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Trump Raid In Syria Shows Why Accountability Matters -
Oct. 31st, 2019

One suspects the president of the Electoral College is more interested in
ending real accountability than in ending imaginary leaks.
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Why A Direct Vote Matters In Presidential Elections - Nov.
30th, 2019

The truth? We are not forever bound to read the U.S. Constitution as the
Founding Fathers intended it to be read.
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Melting Arctic Matter Of National Security, States U.S.
Study - Dec. 31st, 2019

The change has potential consequences for weather in the United States,
access to minerals, and national security.
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Trump’s Actions On Ukraine, Simply Explained - Jan. 29th,
2020

'Faithful execution of the law does not permit the President to substitute his own
policy priorities for those that Congress has enacted into law,' states the GAO.
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How Trump Violated The Constitution On Ukraine Funds -
Jan. 30th, 2020

A GAO decision lays out why the Trump Administration's withholdings of funds
to Ukraine are Constitutional crimes.
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Why Lancet Study On National Health Care System
Matters - Feb. 28th, 2020

A U.S. national health care system would save Americans nearly half a trillion
dollars every year, says a leading medical journal.
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Why Sanders’ Favorite Medicare-For-All Study Is Sound -
Feb. 29th, 2020

The Lancet has no political ax to grind. Its expertise is in medicine, not political
spin.
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Coronavirus Has Ended The Burlesque of Donald Trump -
Mar. 31st, 2020

Trump peddled his parade of ridicule and lies about the Coronavirus, until large
numbers of Americans started to drop dead from the disease.
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“Drain-O Don’s” Coronavirus Remedy Making Followers
Sick - Apr. 29th, 2020

Injecting rubbing alcohol or bleach into a human body 'causes massive organ
damage and the blood cells in the body to basically burst,' declare experts.
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Health Professionals Write Open Letter To Trump About
WHO De-Funding - Apr. 30th, 2020

'Suspending funding to WHO' right now 'would be like cutting the water supply
to a firefighter in the middle of a fire,' proclaim leading experts to Trump.
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Trump’s Incoherent Response To COVID-19 Is
Dangerous, Expert Tells House - May 31st, 2020

If we fail to develop a national coordinated response, [...] I fear the pandemic
will ... cause unprecedented illness and fatalities,' said Dr. Rick Bright.
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Health Expert Explains Response Necessary To Combat
COVID-19
- June 1st, 2020

'If we ignore the science, we stand a dramatically increased risk of worsening
the spread of the virus in the coming months,' states Dr. Rick Bright.
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