Senate Votes To Give Weapons And Training To ‘Moderate’ Syrian Rebels

By: Friday September 19, 2014 5:38 am

Senate votes 78-22 to fund President Obama request to arm, train Syrian rebels. Recall that Senate vote authorizing Bush on Iraq was 77-23. — John Nichols (@NicholsUprising) September 19, 2014 Following the House, the Senate voted yesterday to approve President Obama’s plan to arm and train the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels. They vote was 78-22 [...]

Pentagon Chief Planning For Ground Troops In Iraq

By: Wednesday September 17, 2014 5:27 am

Never believe anything until it has been officially denied, in this case multiple times. After President Obama has claimed ad nauseam that he would not send group troops to Iraq – while sending ground troops to Iraq – it appears the Pentagon has already been planning for large scale ground forces in Iraq and thinks [...]

Obama Vetted ISIS Speech In Off-The-Record Meeting With Establishment Media

By: Tuesday September 16, 2014 5:02 am

How much additional evidence is really needed at this point to show that the establishment media are courtiers to power not independent journalists? Well, here is a little more anyway. According to Michael Calderone at the Huffington Post, President Barack Obama met with over a dozen “journalists” in an off-the-record meeting to get input on [...]

Steven Sotloff’s Family Says Obama-backed Syrian Rebels Sold Him To ISIS

By: Monday September 15, 2014 5:37 am

One of the American journalists killed by ISIS, Steven Sotloff, was reportedly sold to ISIS by the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels backed by President Barack Obama. Sotloff’s brutal death at the hands of ISIS was used as justification for expanding military action against ISIS by Obama in his prime time address. President Obama bypassed a [...]

Obama Does Not Have Authority To Bomb Syria Without Congressional Approval

By: Friday September 12, 2014 5:07 am

Though President Obama made a number of absurd and unsupported claims in his address on ISIS, the one that already launched a thousands tweets is his assertion that he had the authority to bomb Syria without seeking congressional approval. In Obama’s distorted view of the constitution he can launch a military campaign against any country [...]

Obama Says He Will Expand War To Syria And Beyond

By: Thursday September 11, 2014 3:22 am

In a prime time speech President Barack Obama declared that he would destroy the Islamic militant group ISIS saying they were a “group of killers” that threatened “American citizens, personnel, and facilities” in the region and beyond. If not destroyed, Obama claimed, ISIS would attack America. Though he acknowledged that US intelligence had not detected [...]

President Obama Gives Speech On ISIS 9/10/2014

By: Wednesday September 10, 2014 5:46 pm

President Barack Obama will speak tonight on his plan to deal with the Islamic State (also known as ISIS and ISIL), an Islamic militant group that controls territory in Syria and Iraq. In controlled leaks to reporters it has been disclosed that the speech will focus on expanding the bombing campaign in Iraq into Syria [...]

Obama Preparing To Launch War In Syria (Again)

By: Wednesday September 10, 2014 7:09 am

President Obama’s Syria Speech on September 10th, 2013. Now that the public has been subjected to a shock and awe terror campaign by the media, ISIS has become the new existential threat in the public mind that must be destroyed or we’re all gonna die. Consequently, President Obama now feels he has enough public support [...]

Report: CO2 Rising At Record Breaking Speeds, Planet Not Absorbing Excess Carbon

By: Wednesday September 10, 2014 5:34 am

Remember that actual threat whose solution does not put money into the hands of politically-connected defense contractors? A new UN report shows that carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere rose faster than even many climate scientists had predicted providing more evidence that current strategies by governments around the world to combat climate change is failing. [...]

Obama To Announce Plan To Fight ISIS Wednesday

By: Monday September 8, 2014 5:29 am

It was only two weeks ago that President Barack Obama told the world he did not have a strategy to deal with ISIS, now he plans to reveal one Wednesday. According to NBC News, Obama will make two claims in his speech. One, that ISIS is a credible threat and two, that the US has [...]

Obama Sends 350 More Troops To Iraq, ISIS Executes Second American In Response To Bombing

By: Wednesday September 3, 2014 3:48 am

President Barack Obama is sending another 350 troops to Iraq, adding to the over 1,000 already sent this year. The Pentagon claims  “These additional forces will not serve in a combat role,” and are there to help with securing diplomats. The piece meal approach to sending in troops is starting to add up with no [...]

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