Trump Sends 14,000 Troops For War on Iran. Will it be Enough?
The celebration in London of NATO’s 70th year has ended with a renewed purpose: the “challenges” posed by China. NATO is a military alliance, but the attendees were careful to point out that they do not view China as an enemy. So what is the point? Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – ‘Brain Dead’ NATO At 70 – Time To Pull The Plug?
French president Macron caused a stir last month by stating that NATO is suffering from brain death. At this week’s NATO summit marking 70 years of the Alliance, Trump and Macron are clashing. Why is it so hard for NATO to find a purpose? Is this a sign that finally, 30 years after the Cold War, it’s time to end the anti-Soviet alliance? Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – Weekly Update — Fight Another ‘Terror War’ Against Drug Cartels? There’s a Better Way
The 50-year US war on drugs has been a total failure. The 20 year “war on terror” has likewise been a gigantic US government disaster. So what to do about two of the greatest policy failures in US history? According to President Trump and many in Washington, the answer is to combine them! Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – Military Pollution: The Hidden Costs Of War
President Trump’s dropping of the “Mother of All Bombs” in Afghanistan is just the latest example of how the US war machine is delivering a scorched earth to those “liberated” by the US military. Already the environmental and health damage from that one bomb has destroyed the lives of many innocent civilians. There are millions more where that came from.