America and its military-industrial complex is preventing global nuclear disarmament; Caldicott interview (video)

The White House announced its plans to increase the US defense budget by $54 billion dollars with part of it going to restoring the US’s nuclear capabilities. Nobel Peace Prize nominee and author of the book “Sleepwalking to Armageddon: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation,” Dr. Helen Caldicott joins RT America’s Simone Del Rosario to discuss. … Continue reading America and its military-industrial complex is preventing global nuclear disarmament; Caldicott interview (video)

Lessons From The Tragic Shooting At Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conneticut

The tragic shooting in Newtown, Conneticut may serve as a wake up call... This mass murder is yet another opportunity to learn something. Will people learn and take some form of action? Time will tell. What are some of the ROOT causes of these mass shootings? Here are a few suggestions. The NRA believes that the … Continue reading Lessons From The Tragic Shooting At Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conneticut

President Eisenhower – Farewell Warning About Military Industrial Complex

Partial transcript of his farewell speech; "Three days from now, after half a century in the service of our country, I shall lay down the responsibilities of office as, in traditional and solemn ceremony, the authority of the Presidency is vested in my successor.This evening I come to you with a message of leave-taking and … Continue reading President Eisenhower – Farewell Warning About Military Industrial Complex

JFK’s Speech About The Danger Of Secret Societies And Huge Monopolies

Transcript of the speech above; "The very word "secrecy" is repugnant in a free and open society; and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies, to secret oaths and secret proceedings. We decided long ago that the dangers of excessive and unwarranted concealment of pertinent facts far outweighed the dangers … Continue reading JFK’s Speech About The Danger Of Secret Societies And Huge Monopolies

War is a Racket

Note; there is some adult language in the videos below. "War is a Racket by Smedley Butler is a famous speech denouncing the military industrial complex. This speech by two-time Congressional Medal of Honor recipient exposes war profits that benefit few at the expense of many. Throughout his distinguished career in the Marines, Smedley Darlington Butler demonstrated … Continue reading War is a Racket