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Truman Lied, Hundreds of Thousands Died

On August 6, 1945, President Harry S Truman announced: “Sixteen hours ago an American airplane dropped one bomb on Hiroshima, an important Japanese Army base. That bomb had more power than 20,000 tons of T.N.T.  It had more than two thousand times the blast power of the British ‘Grand Slam’ which is the largest bomb ever yet used in the history of warfare.”

When Truman lied to America that Hiroshima was a military base rather than a city full of civilians, people no read more

War is a Lie – New UK Review

From Socialist Worker

Dave Crouch looks at War is a Lie by David Swanson, a new book about the stories our rulers tell to sell their imperial projects

Does this sound familiar? A dictator is massacring his own people. He is a threat not only to the region, but also to us here in Britain.

He has weapons of mass destruction.

Something must be done—urgently. While we hesitate, children are dying. People are being hideously tortured. They are defenceless. They are pleading for us to act.

We have the technology to ensure read more

WHAT OBAMA'S AFGHANISTAN "PROGRESS" LOOKS LIKE

STOP THE WAR COALITION
Newsletter No. 1207
01 June 2011
Email office@stopwar.org.uk
Tel: 020 7801 2768
Web: http://stopwar.org.uk
Twitter: http://twitter.com/STWuk
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/stopthewarcoalition

IN THIS NEWSLETTER:
1) WHAT OBAMA’S AFGHANISTAN “PROGRESS” LOOKS LIKE
2) INTERNATIONAL MUSICIANS RELEASE PALESTINE SINGLE
3) BOOK: WAR IS A LIE BY DAVID SWANSON

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1) WHAT OBAMA’S AFGHANISTAN “PROGRESS” LOOKS LIKE

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Mumía Abú-Jamal on War — Spanish Version

A veces me pregunto si el norteamericano común se detiene por un momento, ve el caos en el que está el mundo; y se pregunta: ¿Cómo llegamos a ésto?

¿Ella simplemente no le da importancia, lo atribuye al “destino”, se deshace rápido del pensamiento; y, esclavizada por lo nuevo, se va de compras a los supermercados?

¿Lo toma él como una expresión moderna del proverbio bíblico, “habrán guerras y rumores de guerras;” sintonizará el último partido de fútbol read more