Daily Archives: November 10, 2011

US Veteran Casualties from Iraq and Afghan Wars

Though it dates from 2010, I thought this information gives you some idea of the cost our veterans paid for the strategic and tactical follies of the Iraq and Afghan wars: Veterans Administration patients from Iraq/Afghan war veterans: 508,152 Of … Continue reading

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Class War by the Rich as per Bernie Sanders

Good provocative clip about another aspect of economic conflict: should get you thinking whether you like it or not. 🙂 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcLWDGb0RqA&noredirect=1

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30,000 Hits on this Blog

We rolled past 30,000 hits and I didn’t even notice. Thanks to all our readers!

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Conflict Art

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Conflict Poem: ‘Phantom Noise’ by Brian Turner

Brian Turner’s new collection of poems ‘Phantom Noise’, inspired by the Iraq War and its aftermath, includes the title poem: Phantom Noise There is this ringing hum this bullet-borne language ringing shell-fall and static this late-night ringing of threadwork and carpet ringing hiss and … Continue reading

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Conflict Movie: Howard Hawks: Rio Bravo: Occupy the Wild West

Marvelous review by Tony Paley of Howard Hawks Rio Bravo in today’s UK Guardian. In this scoundrel time of ours we need a movie that cheers us up, gives us hope and shows us courage put to good use and … Continue reading

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