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1 hr ago | War Is A Crime

Drone Memo - What's Not Legit Re: US Targeted Killing

By Debra Sweet Since 2009, when Obama began the targeted killing rampage in Pakistan & Yemen, killing uncounted thousands, World Can't Wait has demanded an end to it.


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7 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

The Great Divide

The county's latest voter registration report shows a near-equal divide between registered Republicans and Democrats, and a sizable bloc of voters unaffiliated with either major party.


Related Topix: Country, US News, US Politics, Duncan Hunter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott Peters, Democrat, US Military Prisons, Prison

Fri Jul 11, 2014

American Reporter

ConstanceNEVER to Be Forgotten

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- "Open the gates that the righteous nation may enter, the nation that keeps the faith.


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American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE Newspaper I Love is About to Die

The former Vice President has sought out and been interviewed by more tv journalists and talk show hosts during the past month than during the eight years he was vice president.


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American Reporter

Reporting: PanamaSUPERMARKET Honcho Favored Over Labor in Panama's Elections

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The way I heard the story, a chicken is eating lunch when an acorn falls on her head.


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Daily Kos

There you go again, Dick.

When Dick Cheney penned an op-ed this week from his spider-hole in a secret, undisclosed location and called it "The Truth About Iraq," you sort of knew what you were in for if you read it.


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The Hill

Restoring the courts in America

Two weeks ago, U.S. special forces entered Libya surreptitiously and abducted Abu Khattala, the alleged ringleader of the attack on the U.S. Embassy in 2012 that led to the killing of Ambassador Chris Stephens and three others.


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Stars and Stripes

Guantanamo judge steps down from USS Cole case, names Air Force successor

The chief judge of the GuantA namo war court quit the USS Cole case on Thursday and assigned a U.S. Air Force colonel to preside at the likely first death-penalty trial of the Obama administration's military commissions.


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The Paramus Post

Muslim Americans to Hold Solidarity Action for Guantanamo & Palestine During White ...

July 10, Washington, DC -A group of Muslim Americans are planning an action on Monday, July 14 at 7:00pm at the White House to draw attention to ongoing U.S. government policies that have disproportionately impacted Muslim communities both here and abroad.


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Employer mandate at heart of GOP-Obama suit

House Republicans will base their lawsuit against President Barack Obama on the administration's "unilateral" decision to delay the employer mandate provision in Obamacare, Speaker John Boehner said Thursday.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014


Suniva supplies solar power capability to Guantanamo Bay

Solar power use at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base has been enhanced through a contract awarded to Suniva Inc., a maker of photovoltaic solar cells and modules.


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The Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas native takes over command of Guantanamo Bay

Rear Adm. Richard Butler hands the colors to Rear Adm. Kyle Cozad during a change-of-command ceremony at Joint Task Force Guantanomo on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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The Miami Herald

New judge for Guantanamo trial in USS Cole attack

A prominent U.S. military judge has removed himself from the death penalty trial at Guantanamo Bay for the prisoner accused of orchestrating the deadly attack on the USS Cole.


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Military brass backed Bergdahl prisoner swap

The chairman and the Joint Chiefs of Staff unanimously supported the Obama administration's exchange of five Taliban leaders for an Army sergeant held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years.


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Director of the National Counterterrorism Center retires

"Most Americans may not know Matt Olsen's name, but every American is safer because of his service," President Barack Obama said in a statement.


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The Jackson Sun

Wickham column: Send the border children to Gitmo Bay

Send them to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. That's what President Obama should do with the children surging across our country's borders in search of a better life.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014


Hobby Lobby Ruling Used by Gitmo Detainees

As if it weren't enough that every armchair pundit in the United States is prognosticating about the unintended far-reaching effects of the Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case, here comes the sworn enemy of the United States to weigh in on the debate.


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Globe and Mail

Every Canadian deserves justice. Even Omar Khadr

Omar Khadr appears in an Edmonton courtroom, Monday, Sept.23, 2013 in this artist's sketch.


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Foreign Policy

Congressman Asks Pentagon to Probe Whether U.S. Paid for Bergdahl Release

A California Republican claims he has enough evidence suggesting that the U.S. government may have paid a ransom to secure the release of Sgt.


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Common Dreams

Bowe Bergdahl and the Voice of War

During my recent visit to Gangjeong, on Jeju Island, South Korea, where a protest community has struggled for years to block construction of a U.S. military base, conversations over delicious meals in the community kitchen were a delightful daily event.


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