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Italian Wine History

By Carol Ware Duff  Fossils of grape vines have been found that date to 60 million years ago, but actual grape cultivation and the consumption...

Medical care and benefits to veterans will cost trillions over the coming decades

The official government figures show that the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have cost $1 trillion. But providing medical care and benefits to disabled...

Toledo activist in Afghanistan to advocate for immediate pullout

Ferner to aid in global call-in awareness campaign KABUL, Afghanistan — The man who nearly became Toledo's mayor was in handcuffs two weeks...

SPY MACHINE, LIE MACHINE: How We Let Ourselves Be Brainwashed Into The War On...

What we know, or have the means to know, is already in excess of any security threat that can be reasonably estimated from random groups of militant Islamicists. Not only that, the concentration of such huge information and spy networks in relatively few hands and the lack of oversight pose a domestic and global danger far greater than the sporadic actions of disenfranchised groups in the Middle East

Israel’s demolition of Palestinian homes continues

Happy New Year, World! Israel's U.S.-abetted crime continues. Israel's demolition of Palestinian homes continued in Lyd, the Negev region, and in numerous places around...

Fear Mongering Time ‘Cause It’s a New Year

- CBS and Corporate Amerika are following the script: NYC Vigilant Ahead of Times Square Bash, One Million Revelers Expected to Celebrate New Year;...

2010: When Corporations Became Most-Favored People

And the American people became the de jure(by law) rabble, what Gordon Gekko's reprise tells us is the NINJA class (No Income, No Job, no Assets). The...

US military investigates ‘death squad’ accused of murdering Afghans

Brigadier general to conduct review of 5th Stryker brigade as evidence emerges of widespread complicity in deaths By Chris McGreal Guardian.co.uk The US military...

NIMA SHIRAZI: IRANIAN NUKES-THE PHANTOM MENACE

Fantasies, falsehoods, and fear-mongering about Iran’s nuclear program Dec 31, 2010 | Nima Shirazi "To tell deliberate lies while genuinely believing in them, to forget any...

9/11-Israel’s Grand Deception

"...all of these men played their role in the orchestration of the tragic events on 9/11, whether it was the planning, the propagation of...

Park51: A Zionist PSYOP

by Jonathan Azaziah www.maskofzion.com New York (City) is a place that is heavily influenced, and in the majority of instances, utterly controlled by the obscenely...

Jonathan Azaziah: The Zionist Murderers of Iraq

"...retired Israel intelligence offier, Shmoel Avivi has been the primary weapons dealer for ‘terrorist groups’ in Iraq since 2005 ...as of November 2009, 950...

The Baghdad Cathedral Massacre: Zionist Fingerprints All Over

by Jonathan Azaziah www.maskofzion.com Prior to the fascist, destructive, genocidal US-UK-Israeli occupation of Iraq, Sunni and Shia, Muslims and Christians, Arabs and Kurds lived together...

ALLEN ROLAND: AFGHANISTAN-MYTHS AND FACTS REGARDING OBAMA’S WAR

                        President Obama in bomber jacket The number one myth regarding Afghanistan is that we are fighting this so-called war to keep Americans safe. The ugly...

U.S. Department of Defense Announces Latest Contract Awards

DoD CONTRACTS: No. 1188-10 NAVY The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $69,098,221 delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00383-06-D-001J) for...

Families Bear Brunt of Deployment Strains; War Is Only the First Cycle of Violence

Most policymakers turn a blind eye, But social scientists are just beginning to document the rippling effects of multiple combat deployments on families --...

Daniel Ellsberg urges people to support VFP

Daniel Ellsberg's message to Support VFP This message was sent into Veterans Today by the Peace Activist group Veterans for Peace. Posted on behalf of VFP...

The Enemy Within

The Enemy Within By Jeff Gates The phrase “enemy within” brings to mind the image of a shadowy spy stealing military secrets. That was the case...

The 2010 “Are You Serious?” Awards

The Harry Potter Award to the British technology company ATSC Ltd for its invention of a “wand” that, according to the company, detects explosives,...

Anti-War Vets Drop Banner at Newseum

Security is befuddled when a contingent from the Veterans for Peace drop anti-war banners within and outside the Newseum in Washington DC, much to...

JAIL POISONING ATTEMPT: ACCUSED ISRAELI SERIAL KILLER, “MYSTERY MAN”

ANOTHER STORY "DISAPPEARED" FROM THE NEWS, "WIKI-STYLE" "Prosecutor: Genesee County jail inmate tried to poison serial killing suspect Abuelazam Suspected serial stabber Elias Abuelazam...

Three-tour Marine Sniper dead after standoff

The police are not sure if is this veteran shot himself or not but all seem to agree PTSD was behind it all. Whether...

No Palestinian Is An Island

As we close a year in which our country, our country, has aided in the slaughter of innocents; we ask: What were the Israeli...

Message from Willie Nelson

From our friends at Operation Firing For Effect comes a message from Willie Nelson. Nelson keeps rocking!

Wall Street’s 10 Biggest Lies—As told by financial elites and their Congress

What a great year for Wall Street: profits up, bonuses up and, best of all, criticism down, especially from Washington.

Photographer Snapped Iconic Postwar Image

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (12/29, Perez) reports, "Robert Ebert, a former Honolulu Star-Bulletin photographer who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 1946 for his...

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News 1.      VA Changing To Help New Types Of Veterans.  NPR's (12/29) "Talk Of The Nation" features a 29...

HAVE YOU HEARD?

At VA’s Togus National Cemetery in Maine, funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provided the money needed to finally restore the...

Blasting War All the Time

An inspiring soliloquy by Chris Hedges to those preparing for arrest in front of the White House protesting the continuous wars in Afghanistan, Pakistan...

Israeli War Crimes Ads Banned in Seattle‏

 here is a powerful lobby determined to prevent any view other than its own from being aired, still less to factor in American understanding...

The VA and Toxins: See No Evil, Cure No Evil

(via 91outcomes.com) - The military medical corps in the various branches have been responsible for some of the great leaps forward in treating battle...

Filibuster Could Be Dead in a Week

The bone-headed U.S. Senate procedure known roughly as the 'filibuster' could soon be sent the way of John McCain's run for the presidency....

GOP’s House Budget Chair: Not Wall Street, Rather Homeowners Caused Economic Collapse

MADISON, WISCONSIN-In a Dec. 28th op-ed for his hometown paper, Paul Ryan discussed the federal budget deficit, the economic crisis and his upcoming role...

U.S. Department of Defense Announces Latest Contract Awards

DoD CONTRACTS: No. 1184-10 NAVY Lockheed Martin Corp., Baltimore, Md., is being awarded a fixed-price-incentive contract for the fiscal 2010-2015 block buy of Flight 0+ Littoral Combat...

A Commonsense Solar Defense

A Commonsense Solar Defense By Jeff Gates Three days before Christmas, the U.S. Congress authorized $725 billion in defense spending for 2011. Adjusted for inflation, that’s...

Connecticut Atty Gen Calls on DoD to Give Veteran Orgs Info on Misuse of...

Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has called on the Department of Defense to grant Freedom of Information Act requests from veterans' organizations seeking information on...

Heroes of the Vietnam Generation

Few who served during Vietnam ever complained of a generation gap. The men who fought World War II were their heroes and role models. By...

Employer FAQs: Can I Search Resumes for Job Specific Criteria?

Yes, you can search the HireVeterans.com resume database for specific jobs e.g..... teacher or elementary teacher.  You can use keywords, categories, and occupations.  Check the...

Been to Israel/Palestine lately? The FBI may come knocking

American Democracy and civil liberties will have to suffer for the needs of the holy state of Israel By Cecilie Surasky in MuzzleWatch By the time...

Israel Tries to Expel WRONG Type of person—Palestinian organizer—from Jerusalem

Israel: We need lebensraum. And Americans, you can pay. Imagine being expelled from your city--the city where you were born, the city where you grew...