Trump’s Military Industrial Complex

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Binoy Kampmark

 

 

“This budget will be a public safety and national security budget.”

President Donald J. Trump, Feb 27, 2017

 

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Britain’s Shame: IICSA child sex abuse inquiry public hearings under way

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Hazel Speed

I watched the commencement of this Hearing, television preamble interviews and discussion. It is a shocking indictment against all the perpetrators involved.

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Acrimonious election campaign deepens Northern Ireland deadlock

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Ian Graham

Acrimonious campaigning ahead of Thursday snap elections in Northern Ireland has increased antagonism between pro-British unionists and Irish nationalists and exacerbated fears devolved power may revert to London for the first time in a decade.

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Operation Stonegarden

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Ricardo Swire

On Tuesday February 21, 2017 an intelligence driven Operation Stonegarden law enforcement mission, conducted by Puerto Rico Police’s Joint Forces for Rapid Action or FURA, intercepted 1,522 pounds of cocaine worth US$19.3 million.

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Mrs May’s financial penalty against the sick and disabled, despite her grand speech

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Hazel Speed

George Freeman, as Chief Policy Advisor to Mrs May, has created a whirlwind storm in the UK following his crass remarks in regard to wanting to differentiate between physically and mentally disabled (staying at home and taking pills for anxiety), denying the latter access to apply for PIPs Personal Independent Payments, replacing Disability Living Allowance.

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