Posted on June 1, 2012 by dandelionsalad
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by Congressman Dennis J. Kucinich
May 31, 2012
Drone Killings a Stain Upon Our Nation
Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) has opposed the use of combat drones against suspected terrorists abroad since the first known attack in 2004. In February 2006, he asked the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency to suspend the use of Predator drones citing the “high toll in innocent civilian life.” In the 111th Congress, he sponsored a bill to prohibit the extrajudicial killing of U.S. citizens abroad in response to revelations that the Administration included U.S. citizens on its targeted killing list. (more…)
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Posted on January 20, 2011 by dandelionsalad
by Caleb T. Maupin
Jan 15, 2011
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Following are excerpts from a talk by Caleb T. Maupin on Nov. 13 at the national Workers World Party conference in New York City. He is a member of the WWP Cleveland branch and Fight Imperialism, Stand Together.
Karl Marx was not the first socialist. He was not the first person to envision a communist future, one without the oppression and degradation people face.
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