The return of John Bolton and deported veterans – Ep 10.0
Wow, these last few weeks have had so much news for Danny and I to comb through. The gas attack in Douma and our government’s response, John Bolton becoming national security adviser, the killing of Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip, and a whole host of other major stories. Here’s the Fortress breakdown of recent events. Our whistleblower episode aires a week from today on the 20th, so keep an eye out for that.
00:40 – Danny’s quick takes on tons of shit – John Bolton, Trump says leave Syria, killing protestors in Gaza
10:15 – Hector Barajas and the Deported veterans support house
18:35 – Pentagon raises budget more than the entire military budget of Russia
24:36 – Imprisoned veterans in Kuwait
Ep 5.0 – Gold Star Families be damned (has story on the return of Marco Chavez from Mexico following his pardon from Gov. Jerry Brown)
Ep 8.0 – Africa under the microscope (has story on the closing of USCIS offices near Army basic training locations, making it much more difficult for military recruits to become naturalized.)
ACLU Report details how the US failed deported veterans
Twice-Deployed Afghan War Vet Denied Citizenship Due To Felony Drug Conviction – MANYA BRACHEAR PASHMAN – CHICAGO TRIBUNE
11,800 active military members have a relative in fear of deportation – Lara Copp – Military Times
The Army Is Testing A Mechanical ‘Third Arm’ Right Out Of ‘Aliens’ – Jared Keller – Task and Purpose
She fought in Desert Storm, now the Kuwaitis are torturing her son and the US won’t intervene – Adam Linehan – Task and Purpose
Killeen woman fights to free fiance from Kuwait prison sentence – Josh Sullivan – Killeen Daily Journal
The Pentagon’s spending increase is more than Russia’s entire military budget – Vice News – David Gilbert
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