Tag Archives: endless war

Thomas Sipos: Born-Again Antiwar Conservatives Denounce Obama’s Libya War

Thomas Sipos at Libertarian Peacenik:

Truly, we are living in Orwellian times. Not long ago, right-wing radio hosts were united in supporting America’s Mideast wars. Then last week, President Obama attacked Libya.

That’s a conundrum for right-wingers. Do they support American At War! against yet another Muslim nation — or do they oppose their much-hated bogeyman, Barack Obama.… Read more ...

Robert Bird: Of Wars and Conservatives

Emailed to contact.ipr@gmail.com by Robert Bird, 2008 US Senate nominee of the Alaskan Independence Party:

“My country, wrong or right” is an old folk-slogan meant to demonstrate the importance of patriotism in war, but any person with a brain understands that such a mouthing has only limited virtue. It is time that conservatives wake up to the reality that our nation will rank in history as one of the world’s biggest outlaws and bullies, and demand that this business of endless war is not suited to us.… Read more ...

Boston Tea Party News

Sent to contact.ipr@gmail.com by Boston Tea Party National Committee Chair Darryl Perry:

Today is mid-term election day – if you are inclined to vote, please take another look at the list of endorsed candidates here.

There are currently 2,057 active (non-blocked) members of the Boston Tea Party. The largest Facebook group
has 1,488 members.… Read more ...

Darryl Perry: ‘The “War is Over”, Except it Isn’t & Never Will Be’

By Darryl W. Perry
Chair, Boston Tea Party National Committee

Politico reports that on August 18, 2010 President Obama said, “we are keeping the promise I made when I began my campaign for the presidency. By the end of this month we will have removed 100,000 troops from Iraq and our combat mission will [end].”

Except that 50,000 troops will remain in Iraq and 30,000 troops will be added to Afghanistan, bringing to nearly 100,000 the number of combat troops in Afghanistan.… Read more ...