REIGN OF TERROR is c

REIGN OF TERROR is c


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About 3500 US troops, in a real accounting, remain in Afghanistan. Pentagon statistics show 16,832 contractors there. 1520 of them are armed private security contractors, AKA mercenaries. (I’m not interested in any reply-apologist trying to dispute this, you’re wrong & tiresome)

Don’t know offhand but I’ll find out.

Thank you for missing the entire, solitary point of this tweet. I was wondering who would be first

It’s 9:02a.m. 26 years ago a white supremacist murdered 168 people, including 19 children, in Oklahoma City. The first people blamed were Muslims.

(Yes, I had to send this shortly after 9:02 am, my apologies)

When you bail on a therapy session you have to be ruthlessly honest

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Not enough people talking about you getting roasted over the “I was cool in high school” bit imo

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When you want a livable minimum wage

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Wow super strange how they’re not kettling them, dousing them with tear gas, bashing them with batons,

ICE is feeding Muslim detainees pork at its Krome detention center in Miami and its chaplain dismisses this basic, deliberate dignity violation by saying “it is what it is.”

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When asked if she would put herself on the casino floor with the workers she’d be endangering, the mayor dodges before saying, “first of all, I have a family.”

106 Republican congressmembers and 18 Republican attorneys general are insisting that a presidential election ought to be invalidated because their party lost. It’s being treated as no big deal because they won’t win rather than the harbinger of constitutional collapse it is.

On the one hand, Space Force is a foolish idea that solves no actual problems, but on the other hand, it's a great way to transfer taxpayer money to defense contractors

EXCLUSIVE: A Green Beret involved in an intelligence activity in Mali discovered 2 Navy SEALs were stealing money from it. Now he’s dead & they’re under investigation for killing him - after picking the worst cover story possible.

Brown University’s Cost of War Project finds that Trump’s “Bomb The Shit Out Of Them” airstrikes in Afghanistan increased civilian casualties by 330 percent from 2016. “In 2019 airstrikes killed 700 civilians - more civilians than in any other year since the beginning of the war”

PUTIN: Bone sawwwwwwww waddup MBS: Humbled!!!! You were having journalists killed while I was in school! Kinda can't believe this is happening bro

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