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The end of the tank? The Army says it doesn’t need it, but industry wants to keep building it

Stop Making Sense

From The Washington Post:

The manufacturing of tanks — powerful but cumbersome — is no longer essential, the military says. In modern warfare, forces must deploy quickly and “project power over great distances.” Submarines and long-range bombers are needed. Weapons such as drones — nimble and tactical — are the future. Tanks are something of a relic.

The Army has about 5,000 of them sitting idle or awaiting an upgrade. For the BAE Systems employees in York, keeping the armored vehicle in service means keeping a job. And jobs, after all, are what their representatives in Congress are working to protect in their home districts.

The Army is just one party to this decision. While the military sets its strategic priorities, it’s Congress that allocates money for any purchases. And the defense industry, which ultimately produces the weapons, seeks to influence both the military and Congress.

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(IBD) Obama Appoints Lawyer of Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal, Killer of Daniel Faulkner, To DOJ Post

U.S. Constitutional Free Press

Justice: The nominee to head the Department of Justice’s civil rights division is a radical lawyer who fought to free from prison a cold-blooded killer of a Philadelphia cop.

On Dec. 9, 1981, Officer Danny Faulkner, 12 days from his 26th birthday, observed a car going the wrong way down a one-way street without its lights on.

He pulled over the vehicle, and the driver, one William Cook, got out of the car and began wrestling with Faulkner.

Moments later, Mumia Abu-Jamal, Cook’s brother (aka Wesley Cook), showed up at the scene with a .38-caliber handgun and opened fire, hitting Faulkner, eyewitnesses said, in the back.

Faulkner returned fire, wounding his assailant, who got off several more shots, including the one that hit Faulkner in the face at point-blank range, killing him.

Police found Faulkner fatally wounded…

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HOW CAN ANYONE BEHOLD THE LOVELINESS IN NATURE & STILL BELIEVE THAT A GOD OF SUCH LOVE INCLUDES VIOLENCE AS A PART OF THE DIVINE PLAN FOR HUMANITY?

The Way of Love Blog

HOW CAN ANYONE BEHOLD THE LOVELINESS IN NATURE

&

STILL BELIEVE THAT A GOD OF SUCH LOVE INCLUDES VIOLENCE

AS A PART OF THE DIVINE PLAN FOR HUMANITY?

Nancy & Twin Flame, Uriel

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CREATOR GOD FREELY AND LOVINGLY GAVE HUMANITY PARADISE!

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THE STORIES OF VIOLENCE WERE DEVISED BY HUMANKIND AS

A MEANS OF ENSLAVING WITH FEAR!

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OR

GO TO HELL & SUFFER ETERNAL PUNISHMENT!

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WHY WOULD WEACCUSEOUR LOVING MOTHER/FATHER GOD

OF SUCH HORRORS?

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LOVE IS ALL THAT IS!

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JESUS CAME–IN LOVE–AS A WAYSHOWER
LET US GET TO KNOW JESUS AS A WAYSHOWER!
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