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Tag: Scott Ritter

War is a racket

“War is a racket.” So spoke Marine Brigadier General Smedley D Butler, America’s most decorated general. “It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only...

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Scott Ritter – Democracy Now!

Scott Ritter, former Marine and UN weapons inspector spoke at the Veterans for Peace National Convention detailing his concerns about US foreign policy towards Iran. Later, Amy Goodman, also present, interviewed Ritter.

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Skipping the GOP convention

Yesterday, I nipped out of Minneapolis, leaving the GOP convention to my learned, independent journalist/activist friends, to join my children in sunny San Diego. My son, Gabrial, picked me up at the airport and along with my...

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Scott Ritter on the Iraq tragedy

Scott Ritter, former weapons inspector, writes on Truthdig about the dismal future for the Iraqi people. Rather than offering a word-for-word renouncement of the president’s rosy assertions concerning Iraq, I will instead...

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