John Stanton

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From Ferguson to Ukraine

The Five Fingers of Death

The New (Old) Obama Doctrine

It Ain’t Easy Being an American Defense Contractor

It Ain’t Easy Being an American Defense Contractor

Culling the Human Herd in the 21st Century

Prelude to World War?

A Soulless, Digitally Concussed Western World

America Managed Like a US Military Contract

America’s Deep State Waging Absurd Wars

A Nation in Perpetual Mourning

The Pentagon is Like the Vatican

Is There Any Escape From TrapWire?

Banking on the Bomb

Snatching the Dead for DNA

Suicide at HTS

America’s Judge Dredd Moment

Turkey Goes for American COIN

The Inglorious Fall of Human Terrain Systems

Why COIN Won’t Work

Defense Contractors From Hell

Exit McFate

America’s Defense Associations

General Petraeus’ Magic Bag

A Visit to Turkey

HTS: More Feared Than the CIA?

Human Terrain Systems and Military Intelligence

Social Decay in America

Congress Rewards Failure, Puts Personnel in Harms Way

Expanding Human Terrain Systems?

The Army’s Human Terrain Systems

Appetites for Destruction

The Vindication of Sibel Edmonds

Nationalize the Defense Industry!

Strike Iran, Watch Pakistan and Turkey Fall

Sibel Edmonds Fights Fascism

God Returns, Supports Bush 100 Percent

United Kingdom, United States and Israel

Which Way John Kerry?

Bush’s Operation Clean Sweep, a Nightmare Scenario

The Pentagon’s Love Affair with Land Mines

Hitler’s Ghost Haunts America

The US is a Power, But Not Super

Is Anarchy the Only Hope for America?

America’s 227 Years of War

America’s Dying

Bush’s War on Jesus Christ

Iran’s Reza Pahlavi

Iraqis Slaughtered, Islam Slandered, Humanity Demeaned

US Bombs Iran