BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 16, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “COWARDICE, n. A charge often leveled by all-American types against those who stand up for their beliefs by refusing to fight in wars they find unconscionable, and who willingly go to prison or into exile in order to avoid violating their own consciences. These ‘cowards’ are to be contrasted with red-blooded, ‘patriotic’ […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 13, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “In your reaction to an imagined attack on your country or an insult to its government, you draw closer to the herd for protection, you conform in word and deed, and you insist vehemently that everybody else shall think, speak, and act together. And you fix your adoring gaze upon the State, […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 12, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “Liberties are not given; they are taken.” — Aldous Huxley International Newsworthy Iran War Propaganda: Clinton Revives Dubious Charges of ‘Covert’ Site  Russian Official: No Proof of Iran Nuclear Bomb Program Iran: Obama Edges Toward Regime Change

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 11, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “I suspected I was just part of a racket at the time. Now I am sure of it. Like all members of the military profession I never had an original thought until I left the service. My mental faculties remained in suspended animation while I obeyed the orders of the higher-ups. This […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 10, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “The first casualty when war comes is the truth.” — Senator Hiram Johnson  International Newsworthy Iran: The War Dance is in Full Swing Report: “US Builds Hospital in Georgia, Readies for War with Iran” Iran Bans Unofficial Money Trade after Rial Fall

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 9, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “The militarists say that ‘fighting is instinctive’ and that ‘you cannot change the real character of men by any intellectual process.’ If this is true, the case is still not hopeless, as some think, for there are animals and men without this ‘fighting instinct,’ that do not kill each other; there is […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 6, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “A free government with an uncontrolled power of military conscription is the most ridiculous and abominable contradiction and nonsense that ever entered into the heads of men.” –Daniel Webster International Newsworthy U.S. & Israel Preparing for “Biggest Defense Drill Ever” Syrian Opposition Pushing Libyan Scenario Russia’s Democracy Package for Syria Suicide Blast […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 5, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “Whether the mask is labeled Fascism, Democracy, or Dictatorship of the Proletariat, our great adversary remains the Apparatus—the bureaucracy, the police, the military. Not the one facing us across the frontier or the battle lines, which is not so much our enemy as our brother’s enemy, but the one that calls itself […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 4, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “It is part of the general pattern of misguided policy that our country is now geared to an arms economy which was bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and nurtured upon an incessant propaganda of fear.” — General Douglas MacArthur International Newsworthy Syria: Mistaken Case for Syrian Regime Change Syrians […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- January 3, 2012

BFP Nightly Quote “Why of course the people don’t want war. Why should some poor slob on a farm want to risk his life in a war when the best he can get out of it is to come back to his farm in one piece? Naturally the common people don’t want war neither in […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- December 30, 2011

BFP Nightly Quote “I believe in compulsory cannibalism. If people were forced to eat what they killed there would be no more war.” — Abbie Hoffman  International Newsworthy Malik: Anti-State Rebel Group Forming in Balochistan US Continues to Arm Iran’s Neighbors ‘Stuxnet Virus Used on Iran was 1 of 5 Cyberbombs’ US Deploys 1.8 Gigapixel Surveillance […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- December 29, 2011

BFP Nightly Quote “When they speak to us of cannibals, we smile proudly, as we proclaim our superiority to these savages. Who are the real savages? Those who struggle in order to eat those whom they vanquish, or those who struggle merely to kill?” –Guy de Maupassant International Newsworthy Arab Observers Fan Out Across Syria […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- December 28, 2011

BFP Nightly Quote “Patriotism in its simplest, clearest, and most indubitable meaning is nothing but an instrument for the attainment of the government’s ambitious and mercenary aims, and a renunciation of human dignity, common sense, and conscience by the governed, and a slavish submission to those who hold power. That is what is really preached […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- December 27, 2011

BFP Nightly Quote “The enemy aggressor is always pursuing a course of larceny, murder, rapine, and barbarism. We are always moving forward with high mission, a destiny imposed by the deity to regenerate our victims while incidentally capturing their markets, to civilize savage and senile and paranoidal peoples while blundering accidentally into their oil wells […]

BFP Select Nightly News & Editorials- December 23, 2011

BFP Nightly Quote “The loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or imagined, from abroad.” — James Madison   International Newsworthy Who is Behind Mystery Spy Devices Dropped Over Syria? US Targeting Russian Nuclear Capability Iraq’s Turkmen Call for Kirkuk Autonomy Bomb Assaults Throughout Baghdad Kill at […]