FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Read any good books lately?
Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Fri Jul 21, 2017 11:54 am

If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Sat Aug 05, 2017 11:30 am

US troops aiding and abetting Saudi Arabian royalty:
http://news.antiwar.com/2017/08/04/us-t ... offensive/
If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:08 am

South Korean President Moon has said that S. Korea will veto a preemptive US strike on N. Korea:
http://news.antiwar.com/2017/08/15/sout ... rth-korea/

A question is whether a S. Korean veto would prevail

Recall that Dubya asked the UN for permission to attack Iraq and when it wasn't granted he unleashed Shock and Awe, anyway.
If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:43 am

Happy Day are Here to Stay for the MIC:
http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/20 ... o-nigeria/
If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:30 pm

News flash: The US is sending an additional 3,000 troops to Afghanistan to "help train Afghan security forces."
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-afgha ... SKCN1C20RI
If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:15 pm

If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire

Tom Palven
Perpetual Poster
Posts: 4734
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2008 12:29 am

Re: FREEING THE WORLD TO DEATH by William Blum

Postby Tom Palven » Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:20 am

Iraqi forces attack Kurds in Kirkuk:
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/10/i ... 51177.html
If one can be taught to believe absurdities, one can commit atrocities. --Voltaire


Return to “The Bookshelf”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest