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Private Contractors Pay the Taliban

Bradley Manning's exposure of private contractors paying the Taliban was one of Wikileaks' most important revelations. It's still happening.

This article shows Gold Star Families suing those private contractors for the deaths and injuries of American troops.

If we leave these private contractors in Afghanistan, the Taliban will continue to thrive.

Odd Numbers on Covid Deaths

The Worm Continues to Turn

As the world stumbles deeper into the second year of The Siege From Inner Space, the numbers get more and more inexplicable. For several months Belgium led the world in per capita deaths attributed to Covid-19, but over the last month a surge across middle Europe has dropped that country all the way down to tenth place.