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US soldiers kill poor farmers and war veterans uprising against the tyrannical new American regime in Shay's Rebellion
The aftermath of the NATO bombing of Kosovo. The original caption read
"Smoke rises over the local red cross office destroyed in last night's NATO air strike on centre of Kosovo's capital Pristina March 29, 1999."
A photo of a white savior, taken from the Peace Corps Facebook page
Psy smashing a mini US tank in protest of the illegal invasion of Iraq, in a performance around 2004
SNL skit "uniting" Biden and Bush
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu sits with first graders in Jerusalem
CREDIT: Reuters/Gali Tibbon