Are those jobs supposedly created since 2008 fictional bullshit?

Are those jobs supposedly created since 2008 fictional bullshit?

by gjohnsit   The Great Obama Economy. It created more than 11 million jobs. The final tally is in: 11.3 million new jobs were created under President Obama. The president is claiming a big victory on getting Americans back to work again. “Businesses that were bleeding jobs unleashed the longest streak of job creation on record,” Obama wrote in a letter to the American people this week. It makes one wonder why people are so unhappy with…

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The Cost of the War Against ISIS: $7 Billion and Counting

The Cost of the War Against ISIS: $7 Billion and Counting

photo by AHMAD MASOOD War Against ISIS: $7 Billion and Counting – Article By Martin Matishak April 19, 2016 The war against the Islamic State has now cost American taxpayers more than $7 billion, a figure that could increase dramatically as the U.S. prepares to send 200 more troops to Iraq to help fight the extremist network.As of March 15, the price tag for 568 days of war was $6.8 billion, with an average cost of $11.5…

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Bernie Sanders: US “Can’t Be Blackmailed” by Saudi Arabia

Bernie Sanders: US “Can’t Be Blackmailed” by Saudi Arabia

  9/11 family member: “It’s stunning to think that our government would back the Saudis over its own citizens” by Common Dreams staff The Saudi Arabian government has threatened to sell of hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of American assets should Congress pass a bi-partisan bill led by US Senator Chuck Schumer that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, The New York Times reported Friday. Of the…

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Obama Administration Plans Further Escalation in Iraq, Syria

Obama Administration Plans Further Escalation in Iraq, Syria

  by Jason Ditz, April 17, 2016 Over the weekend, US officials reiterated that the Obama Administration has designs on dramatic escalation of the ground wars in Iraq and Syria, with near-term plans to send as many as 200 more ground troops into northeastern Syria to “train” the Kurds. The expectation is that the US forces will play a key role in the battle over ISIS capital city of Raqqa, though the Kurdish YPG has been predicting…

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