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25 Years Later: Oliver North and The Iran-Contra Scandal

Originally posted on TIME:
25 years ago, Marine Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North did something really, really bad. He sold weapons to Iran in an effort to help fund rebels fighting Nicaragua’s Socialist government. It was a war that was already…

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America: Be Truly Afraid…(“….Closed-Door Session of the House, Etc…..”). « AMERICAN BLOGGER: GUNNY.G ~ WEBLOG.EMAIL

America: Be Truly Afraid…(“….Closed-Door Session of the House, Etc…..”).   July 7, 2012 Gunny G Edit Leave a comment Go to comments     Closed-door session of the House prompts representative outrage, leaks   (March 13, 2008) The House of … Continue reading

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The Contras, Crack and Senator Inouye » Counterpunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names… (““The One Armed Bandit” was one of the most prominent proponents of what is known as the Military-Industrial Complex and brought home the bacon for his home state of Hawaii for over half a century, keeping defense industry dollars and its related employment….”)

The One Armed Bandit Goes to His Grave   The Contras, Crack and Senator Inouye   by THOMAS MOUNTAIN   The USA’s longest serving and reputably most powerful Senator, Daniel “The One Armed Bandit” Inouye has died in a hospital … Continue reading

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