By Michel Chossudovsky
We have reached a turning point in our history. The US and its allies are preparing to launch a nuclear war with devastating consequences. During the Cold War, the concept of “mutual assured destruction” (MAD) was put forth. An understanding of the consequences of nuclear war largely contributed to avoiding the outbreak of war between the US and the Soviet Union.
Today, in the post-Cold war era, no such understanding prevails. The spectre of a nuclear holocaust, which haunted the world for half a century has been relegated to the status of “collateral damage”. This military adventure in the real sense of the word threatens the future of humanity.
Posted in Economy Economics, Military, MSM Shills, Nuclear Weapons/Energy, Obama and Company, Psy-Ops, Region: Middle East, War and Peace
Tagged disinformation, media distraction, nuclear war, psychopathic rulers, psyops
By Robert C. Koehler
When we write about mass slaughter, even the good kind, which we call “war,” the waging of it should be on trial in every sentence. Anything less than that is propaganda, the chief characteristic of which is moral opacity.
Sadly, this is how our news is delivered to us. Reading it makes me feel homeless.
Thus when civilians die by our hand — such as the 12 people killed when an errant NATO missile took out a house last weekend (on Valentine’s Day), as we launched our offensive on the Afghan city of Marjah — the incident becomes “regrettable.” That was Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s word, as deep as a frowny face. Would our own loved ones’ deaths by missile blunder be so easily dismissible? Continue reading
Posted in 4th Estate, Censorship, Land Grab, MSM Shills, NWO, Obama and Company, Psy-Ops, Region: Middle East
Tagged afghan war, immoral war, moral opacity, psychopathic rulers, resource wars, robert koehler