Kashmir is, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is also one of the most militarized areas in the world. That is because Pakistan and India both profess Kashmir to be their own. This dispute has led to three wars between India and Pakistan, and decades of instability in … Continue reading Is India Occupying Kashmir For Its Natural Resources?
"The first casualty when war comes, is Truth" - U.S. Senator Hiram Johnson, 1917 A few days ago the Senate voted 63-23 to continue combat missions in Syria and Afghanistan. Because of the media's refusal yet again to hold our elected officials accountable I decided to write this rant. "There will be in the next … Continue reading The Media Loves Wars & They Love The Media
Former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis once called the United Arab Emirates "Little Sparta" when he was the US CENTCOM Commander. Mattis made this statement because the Emirates had shown over and over again that they are a powerful little force on the battlefield. The UAE has been a vital ally of the United States … Continue reading Little Sparta & Their Evil Ways
Israel launched airstrikes from Lebanese airspace into Syria striking Al Mezzeh Military Airport west of Damascus, Kesawa, and Jimraya were also hit by Israeli airstrikes leaving only three Syrian Soldiers injured in a strike on an arms depot. That is because the Syrian Government stated they deployed Syrian Air Defenses which intercept most of the … Continue reading Israel Bombs Syria…Again
Donald Trump abruptly announced Wednesday that the United States is pulling 2,000 troops out of Syria. Trump declared victory over ISIS in Syria and claimed that was the only reason why he was in Syria during his presidency. Within minutes of this announcement via Twitter by Trump lawmakers from both sides of the aisle and … Continue reading War Drums Bang Loudly As Trump Threatens To Withdraw Troops in Syria
Peace Action’s Senior Director for Policy and Political Affairs called it a grotesque irony when the House of Representatives led by Republicans attached a completely unrelated farm bill, to the bill seeking to end all U.S. involvement in the war in Yemen. This move led by Paul Ryan lacks dignity, morals, and awareness of the … Continue reading Lawmakers Use Farm Bill Ensuring Americans Are Fed To Block Yemen War Vote
According to the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, the death toll from the war in Yemen is 56,000 deaths and not the widely asserted 10,000 deaths from the conflict as put forth by the United Nations. Journalist and researchers who have followed the growing humanitarian crisis in Yemen have often ridiculed the fact … Continue reading Over 50k Killed In The War In Yemen Since 2015