Tag Archives: IDF

Giving authority for war IS Congress’ business

This has been a crazy-making point for me that keeps making me shout at my computer when it comes up. Congress IS responsible for authorizing war. Just because a bunch of presidents have made a point to move towards the polite-sounding “unitary executive” doesn’t change the simple fact that Congress has the authority in deciding whether or not the US goes to war.

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Sentinel, Brochure Wars, and “othering” [Shorter Question Everything]

FBI’s New Sentinel System / Brochure war / Marwan Barghouti in solitary confinement / the “otherness” factor

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The Crazy Rush to Attack Iran

From the chairman of the Joint Chiefs to the head of Mossad, the experts are speaking out against attacking Iran over its nuclear program, but hawks like the GOP presidential candidates are drowning out the warnings.

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Israel in air and ground attack on Gaza ‘militants’

Israel in air and ground attack on Gaza ‘militants’ – The Israeli military says it has carried out a ground and air attack near the border fence in northern Gaza.

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UPDATED: Urgent: ships BOARDED by Israeli Navy

PRESS RELEASE: Freedom Waves to Gaza – ‘FREEDOM WAVES TO GAZA BOARDED BY ISRAELI MILITARY’.

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