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The Management of Savagery: How America’s National Security State Fueled the Rise of Al Qaeda, ISIS, and Donald Trump

By Max Blumenthal , Amazon Link , twitter: @MaxBlumenthal Max Blumenthal (born December 18, 1977) is an American journalist, author, blogger, and filmmaker. He is a regular contributor to Sputnik and RT. He was formerly a writer for…
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Blame the US for Taliban Takeover, Not Afghans and Afghanistan Army

By: Sara Mercury, Twitter: @saramercury183 It was only a few days after the start of withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan for a complete withdrawal that the Taliban began to make significant progress on Afghanistan soil.…
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Biden Claims the US Is ‘Not At War,’ Despite Combat Deployments to Iraq and Syria, and Counter-Terror Missions in Africa

Speaking before the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, President Joe Biden concluded his speech by making a bold — and ultimately false — claim about the United States's military engagements abroad. "I stand…
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Poll: Many Minnesotans Approve Of Afghanistan Withdrawal but Not Biden’s Handling of Pullout

Nearly half of state voters support the withdrawal of U.S. troops and civilians from Afghanistan but disapprove of how the Biden administration went about it, according to a new Minnesota Poll. And 46% — including half of Republicans polled…
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Secretary of State Blinken calls Taliban ‘the de facto government of Afghanistan’

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said during a contentious congressional hearing Monday that the Taliban is Afghanistan’s de facto government, a statement that marks the apparent end of a Western attempt to create a stable democracy in the…
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September 11: Assorted FBI Note Cites Saudi Involvement

The U.S. government on Saturday released an FBI note confirming Riyadh’s involvement in the September 11, 2001 attacks by al – Qaeda, but did not provide the expected evidence for the families of the victims prosecuting Saudi Arabia. Of…
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Biden Defends Afghanistan Withdrawal on 9/11 Anniversary: ‘How Else Could You Get Out?’

President Biden on Saturday again defended the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, arguing that the vast majority of Americans wanted to get out -- and asking "How else could you get out?" Biden was speaking to reporters in Shanksville, Pa.,…
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FBI Docs Shed Light on Apparent Mossad Foreknowledge of 9/11 Attacks

By Whitney Webb, Twitter: @_whitneywebb , ISRAEL_PALESTINE NEWSNew information released by the FBI on May 7th has brought fresh scrutiny to the possibility that the “Dancing Israelis,” at least two of whom were known Mossad operatives,…
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Video : 20 Years of US Presence: The Costs for Americans and Afghans

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POkcHLS577c Invasion of Afghanistan, America’s longest war, the two-decade-long conflict that started in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Killed tens of thousands of people, dogged four U.S.…
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Cohen: Donald Rumsfeld — Iraq invasion was his brainchild and his folly

by : Andrew Cohen , OTTAWA CITIZEN ORTLAND, Maine — On Aug. 23, they brought the body of Donald Henry Rumsfeld to Arlington National Cemetery on a flag-draped, horse-drawn caisson, accompanied by an honour guard. As a former serviceman…