Monthly Archives: July 2011

July 26, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 115 combat casualties in the 6 days ending July 26, as the official casualty total rose to 107,185. The total includes 78,704 casualties … Continue reading

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July 20, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 194 combat casualties in the 8 days ending July 20, as the official casualty total rose to 107,070. The total includes 78,704 casualties … Continue reading

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July 12, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 162 combat casualties in the 6 days ending July 12, as the official casualty total rose to 106, 876. The total includes 78,697 … Continue reading

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July 6, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 172 combat casualties in the 8 days ending July 6, as the official casualty total jumped (monthly “non-combat” evacuations announced) to 106, 714. … Continue reading

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June 28, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 184 combat casualties in the week ending June 28, as the official casualty total rose to 105,781. The total includes 78,368 casualties since … Continue reading

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June 21, 2011

US military occupation forces in Iraq and Afganistan and attacking forces in Libya under Commander-in-Chief Obama suffered 144 combat casualties in the week ending June 21, as the official casualty total rose to 105,596. The total includes 78,364 casualties since … Continue reading

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Burning Pakistan

Burning Pakistan Bush Gifted Obama Granted -Pakistani protest sign

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“Saving” Social Security

“The public, regardless of party, overwhelmingly opposes cuts to Social Security and Medicare. But elected officials of both parties are hell-bent on conspiring to bring the programs to an end. They seem to have come to grips with a fact … Continue reading

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Devil’s Bargain

“What we have in academia, in other words, is a microcosm of the American economy as a whole: a self-enriching aristocracy, a swelling and increasingly immiserated proletariat, and a shrinking middle class. The same devil’s bargain stabilizes the system: the … Continue reading

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