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Sea creatures flee oil spill, gather near shore by Jay Reeves, John Flesher, Tamara Lush (AP) -- ...
by jamess
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Jun 17, 2010 at 07:40 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
Some more incredible news from the nation of Pashtunistan.
by Setrak
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Jun 06, 2010 at 09:03 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
So... who gets to decide whether you live or die?
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun May 16, 2010 at 09:10 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Erik Prince and Ilk-Commit Original Civic Sin: Losing the Faith in Our Government--Giving Up on America Blackwater's Entanglement in False Profits and Ungodly ideologies illustrates the growing ...
by Morton Montgomery
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 05, 2010 at 07:21 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
TRYING TO HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT, PRINCE BLACKBALLS HOMETOWN MEDIA COVERAGE Going home to address a large group of his hometown, Erik Prince (Address at the traditional Tulip Time ...
by Morton Montgomery
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 07:23 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Robert McKeon, the head of Veritas Capital, is about to profit in "the most lucrative deal of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan" notes the Street Talk blog at Forbes . How did McKeon do it? ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Apr 15, 2010 at 12:11 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
How does one hold on to a seat in the House or Senate when their party is out of ideas and rarely if ever delivers on the planks of its so-called platform? Furthermore, how do individuals like ...
by mojave mike
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 25, 2010 at 09:10 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
In 1305 the Catalan Company, a free association of Western European adventurers and their families, who were hired to fight the Turks on behalf of the Byzantine Empire, found themselves in a ...
by Marcion
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Mar 03, 2010 at 10:56 PM PST with 9 Recommends
If you passed by the first installment , you haven’t ...
by Marcion
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Feb 28, 2010 at 01:09 PM PST with 15 Recommends
This series is devoted to the historical phenomenon known as “free companies,” Vikings, pirates, freebooters or filibusters, all of which terms refer to voluntary stateless corporations ...
by Marcion
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Feb 09, 2010 at 02:03 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Counterinsurgency -- U.S. Army and Marine Field Manual . -- DAVID H. PETRAEUS Lieutenant General, U.S. Army -- JAMES F. AMOS Lieutenant General, U.S. Marine Corps ISBN-13: 978-...
by vets74
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Feb 08, 2010 at 03:37 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Counterinsurgency -- U.S. Army and Marine Field Manual. Publication date was December 2006. -- DAVID H. PETRAEUS Lieutenant General, U.S. Army, Commander U.S. Army Combined Arms Center -- JAMES F.
by vets74
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Feb 07, 2010 at 06:39 PM PST with 4 Recommends
I just caught this and there doesn't seem to be much on it yet U.S. to Appeal Blackwater Case Dismissal, Biden ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Jan 23, 2010 at 11:32 AM PST with 12 Recommends
An Iranian physicist has been killed by a bomb blast in the middle of one of the world's most populous cities. The Islamic Republic of Iran claims that Masoud Ali Mohammadi was targeted by the ...
by Nulwee
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 03:27 PM PST with 8 Recommends
With Obama's "entire Afghan strategy" threatened by a recent "chain of catastrophes" in the words of Juan Cole, including last month's child-killings by a murky NATO unit which has brought Afghans ...
by Ralph Lopez
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 02:29 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Back in 2007, Senator Bernie Sanders introduced Senate Bill S 2398, the Stop Outsourcing Security Act . It collected a single co-...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 217 comments on Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 05:10 PM PST with 0 Recommends
The failed attempt to down an airliner on Christmas Day and the intelligence failures leading up to it continue to dominate every day's news cycle. Meanwhile, there has been scarcely a word in the ...
by ask
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 07, 2010 at 08:55 AM PST with 7 Recommends
CHEMICAL ALI IRAQ INQUIRY ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Jan 03, 2010 at 05:59 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Minimizing the Blowback one step at a time? According to U.S. sources what's being said by the father is not what happened.
by jimstaro
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jan 01, 2010 at 05:56 AM PST with 10 Recommends
I have a tendency to ramble from time to time. I understand that the world is complex and nuanced and thus to understand a subject requires a fair amount of detail. I understand that things are not ...
by washunate
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Dec 12, 2009 at 03:53 PM PST with 5 Recommends