Pentagon Now Says 50 Service People Injured in Iranian Attacks in Iraq…

I mean WTF? When will the lying stop? The Pentagon now says 50 American military service members suffered traumatic brain injuries following Iran’s Jan. 8 missile attack on a base in western Iraq that was housing the U.S. military personnel. Initially the Pentagon said there were no injuries in the…

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About That American Contractor and What Trump Left Unsaid.

In the past month we’ve seen an incredible number of dangerous events transpire in Iraq…between the United States and Iran…originally over the death of an American contractor. But despite the president’s actions in Iraq and his pronouncements via Twitter…he left some important things unsaid: It has been almost three weeks…

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Official Injury Count From Iranian Attacks In Iraq Now at 34

And the administration just keeps on lying. Lying about our troops and their involvement in conflict and their injuries is just totally unacceptable. So now the injury count…for traumatic brain injuries…is up to 34 from the 11 reported last week. The good news is half of them are back at…

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No Americans Were Hurt

On January 8, 2020, Iran launched about a dozen missiles at bases inside Iraq that housed US military personnel. At the time of the attacks, the Pentagon and the White House assured us that no Americans were killed or injured. Well it turns out that they were lying. On Thursday,…

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Why Is The US Still Using Contractors In Iraq?

The whole chain of events of the US bombing Iranian supported Iraqi militia bases, the Iraqi terrorists attacking the US Embassy compound in Baghdad, the assassination of Iranian General Qassam Soleimani, and the Iranian attacks on shared Iraqi/US bases was the result of the death of an American citizen working…

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Benghazi, Benghazi, Baghdad!

We all know the circumstances and tragedy around the riots and terrorism in Benghazi Libya and the death of the American ambassador at the American consulate there. We know from the news reports…but more clearly from the something like 10 different Congressional investigations and the 11 hours of testimony from…

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I know he’s commander in chief but…let the officers run the military

President Donald Trump has again inserted himself somewhere he doesn’t belong. I understand that he is commander in chief of the military by Constitutional definition…but that doesn’t mean he needs or that he should get involved with the day to day operations of the military. Strategy, yes. Budgets, yes. Leave…

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Trump Protects US From Bloody War!

As Turkish troops continue their unjustifiable invasion of Syria and their genocide against the Kurds, President Trump is patting himself on the back for keeping the US out of the bloody war. What? Trump, in a tweet, said: “Very smart not to be involved in the intense fighting along the…

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Why Won’t We Believe The Houthis?

Last Saturday a series of drone attacks severely damaged Saudi Arabian oil facilities. Reports say that these facilities provide 5% of the world’s oil. The Houthi rebels in Yemen who have been in open war with the Saudis since at least 2015 took immediate credit for the attacks. They even…

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Waterboarding Is NOT Torture!!

Over the weekend, Green Beret Tim Kennedy, a former mixed martial arts fighter, livestreamed the 41-minute footage, which shows him being voluntarily waterboarded and answering questions between sessions. He claimed it proved waterboarding was not torture. Ok, I didn’t watch the video…I read the article. Waterboarding is not torture. Horse…

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