Donald Trump’s Awful Tweet About Sexual Assault In The Military

Donald Trump is as ignorant as he looks… The Huffington Post On Tuesday, the Pentagon released a report about the rampant sexual assault taking place within the United States military. The figures the report laid out were shocking to read. From the Associated Press: The Pentagon report says that the number of sexual assaults reported by… More Donald Trump’s Awful Tweet About Sexual Assault In The Military

North Korea orders artillery to be combat ready, targeting U.S. bases

Reuters North Korea said on Tuesday its strategic rocket and long-range artillery units have been ordered to be combat ready, targeting U.S. military bases on Guam, Hawaii and mainland America after U.S. bombers flew sorties threatening the North. The order, issued in a statement from the North’s military “supreme command”, marks the latest fiery rhetoric from… More North Korea orders artillery to be combat ready, targeting U.S. bases

Military Terror Plot: Murder Case Uncovers Terror Plot By ‘Militia’ Within U.S. Military

This should come as no surprise… The Huffington Post Prosecutors say a murder case against four soldiers in Georgia has revealed they formed an anarchist militia within the U.S. military with plans to overthrow the federal government. One of the accused troops, Pfc. Michael Burnett, pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter and gang charges in the… More Military Terror Plot: Murder Case Uncovers Terror Plot By ‘Militia’ Within U.S. Military

In Case You Wondered If Republicans Are Still Crazy

Yes, they are… Oliver Willis Here’s Rush Limbaugh, sick as always. On his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh launched another religion-based smear of President Obama: that he is sending troops to Africa to kill Christians. Limbaugh declared that “President Obama has deployed troops to another war, in Africa,” adding that the group being targeted, the Lord’s… More In Case You Wondered If Republicans Are Still Crazy

WikiLeaks cable: U.S. troops handcuffed, shot Iraqi children in raid

I must admit that when I read this story at around 8:00 am on the McClatchey site, I was hesitant about reporting it for various reasons which I won’t detail here. I will not post the horrifying picture that accompanies the story on either McClatchey or The Raw Story.  One would have to click on… More WikiLeaks cable: U.S. troops handcuffed, shot Iraqi children in raid

DADT Repeal Fully Endorsed In Pentagon Study

Huffington Post The Pentagon released its much-anticipated study on repealing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell (DADT) on Tuesday, finding that 70 percent of servicemembers believe the change in policy would have a positive, mixed or no effect. The announcement was accompanied by a full-throated endorsement of allowing gays and lesbians to serve openly by the study’s co-authors,… More DADT Repeal Fully Endorsed In Pentagon Study

NEW ! The 244 ACCOMPLISHMENTS of PRESIDENT OBAMA

This list will undoubtedly have some points that cross over to the “other” list published here two days ago, but BOTH serve it’s purpose in showing that this President has not been sitting on his butt doing nothing. Click here for an updated version of President Obama’s accomplishments! B4B News ETHICS • Ordered the White House… More NEW ! The 244 ACCOMPLISHMENTS of PRESIDENT OBAMA

U.S. Soldiers Allegedly Killed Afghan Civilians, Kept Body Parts As Trophies

This is kind of scary and disheartening, to think that our own military personnel may have done this with total disregard for humanity and morality… Huffington Post A dozen U.S. soldiers are charged with organizing a secret “kill team” which allegedly murdered Afghan civilians at random and cut fingers and other body parts from corpses… More U.S. Soldiers Allegedly Killed Afghan Civilians, Kept Body Parts As Trophies

Obama weighs in on Quran burning, Rahm

MSNBC President Obama called the proposed Quran burning a “stunt” and a “recruitment bonanza for Al Qaeda” that “could greatly endanger our great young men and women in uniform.” “I hope he listens to those better Angels and understands that this is a destructive act that he’s engaging in,” Obama said of Florida pastor Terry… More Obama weighs in on Quran burning, Rahm

Hate Pastor Behind ‘Burn A Quran Day’ Responds To Petraeus: ‘We Have Firmly Made Up Our Mind’

Think Progress As ThinkProgress has reported, the Dove World Church based out of Gainesville, FL, is organizing an “International Burn a Quran Day” on September 11. Gen. David Petraeus warned yesterday that the hate campaign “could put the lives of American troops in danger and damage the war effort.” Gen. William Caldwell — the commander… More Hate Pastor Behind ‘Burn A Quran Day’ Responds To Petraeus: ‘We Have Firmly Made Up Our Mind’