From Galápagos to Guam: US Military Bases are a Threat to Local Communities | The Smirking Chimp

164 Nations have an American military presance. 59,000 troops are deployed and paid but nobody knows where they are. (ODT)

This month I got two of the most distressing pieces of news I could imagine. The first was a headline: US to use Galápagos island as a military airfield. The second came from my grandmother: two of our family friends are in the end stages of Agent Orange poisoning.

 

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