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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

World War 3: Russia’s Nuclear Weapons Upgraded, U.S. Missile Defense Can’t Stop Them, Claim Russians

Both the Russian and U.S. military continue to stoke World War 3 fears, with a Russian deputy prime minister now claiming that Russia’s nuclear …

Is it not time to dismantle the CIA? | Latin America

It's not as if we weren't warned about the CIA. Some 50 years before the Senate Intelligence Committee issued its 500-page report on torture, former President Harry Truman published an opinion piece in the <i>Washington Post</i> asserting that the CIA was out of control and calling for it to be broken …

Political Science

Obama’s Cloward-Piven Weapon of Mass Destruction

Photo Courtesy: Wayne Root<p>Do you ever get the feeling everyone is in on a joke, except you? That maybe you are the punchline? That everyone is secretly laughing at you?<p>Well the joke is on America. Obama and his socialist cabal are in on the joke. Illegal aliens are in on the joke. The only ones …

Columbia University

WATCH: Natural disasters make 2014 a year to forget for many

You never really know when disaster is going to strike – sometimes despite early warning signs. All you can really do is hope you’re not in the wrong …

Archaeological Evidence for 1,700-Year-Old Chemical Warfare

One of the distinguishing features of the WWI was the widespread use of chemical weapons. Chemical gases of various lethality, including mustard gas, …

Margaret Thatcher secret papers: How former PM nearly rearmed Britain with chemical weapons

Margaret Thatcher considered re-equipping Britain with chemical weapons at a cost of up to £200m after she was presented with evidence that the …

Thatcher considered UK chemical weapons programme, documents show

Margaret Thatcher considered restarting Britain’s chemical weapons (CW) programme at a cost of up to £200m in response to Soviet threats, Downing Street correspondence reveals.<p>The prime minister, by training a research chemist, acknowledged that the government might be considered negligent for …

Secret papers: UK studied chemical weapons buildup in 1980s

LONDON (AP) — Newly released official papers show that former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's government considered rebuilding Britain's chemical …

Nine People Have Been Found Dead in a Mass Murder in Canada

The bodies of nine people, including two children, have been found at three separate crime scenes in the Canadian city of Edmonton, Alberta in what …