Tag Archives: death squads

Chaco Canyon, Chaco Earth, by Chris Hedges

“Violence was public, intended to appall and subdue the populace. Chacoan death squads (my term, not LeBlanc’s) executed and mutilated those judged to be threats to Chacoan power, those who broke the rules.”

Obama Administration Appeals SOA Watch Court Victory

Obama Administration Continues to Refuse the Release of Names of SOA/WHINSEC Graduates:  Appeals SOA Watch Court Victory. The Pentagon is Fighting Hard to Keep SOA/ WHINSEC Secrecy. █████ ██ █ ████ everything ███ █████ is ████ ██ ████ fine ████ ███ █ █████ love. █████ █████ ███ your ████ ████ government.” Direct from SOA Watch via […]

Dan Kovalik> American Shame in Colombia

The US is Supporting Egregious Human Rights Abuses American Shame in Colombia by DAN KOVALIK   January 25, 2012   Counterpunch As Noam Chomsky has often cautioned, when considering foreign relations, and especially military intervention, states should always heed the primary Hippocratic oath – “First, do no harm.”   The U.S. has certainly disregarded this admonition […]

Video – Rep. George Miller on the Colombia Trade Agreement

Video – Rep. George Miller (CA) on the Colombia Trade Agreement “Death squads are unleashed against union activists and union rights leaders and defenders. Union leaders are gunned down in broad daylight.” July 15, 2011     from JustForeignPolicy.org Rep. George Miller (D-CA), senior Democrat on the House Education and the Workforce Committee, takes to the […]