Tensions continue to rise between Washington and its EU “allies”… Read More US Gives Germany an Ultimatum: Drop Russian Gas Pipeline or Trade War Begins
It’s impossible to overstate the importance of the EU’s reaction to US demands to wind down all business in Iran in the next three to six months… Read More The Fate of the World Is in the EU’s Hands (God Help Us All)
U.S. foreign policy has long trended toward dark places. Under this administration, that has accelerated… Read More The Decline and Fall of American Foreign Policy
The real purpose of the Donald’s missile-rattling is nothing more than helping Bibi Netanyahu keep his coalition of right wing religious and settler parties together — just what the Deep State wants!… Read More Putting the Deep State First, Donald Trump-Style
U.S. credibility has been further damaged. Its soft power is gone. Its hard power has shown to be inadequate… Read More Trump Ends The Nuclear Deal With Iran – What’s Next?
A sustained campaign is underway to lower our defences and weaken our critical thinking in ways that assist those in power to launch their assault on democratic norms… Read More 2018: When Orwell’s 1984 Stopped Being Fiction
As the U.S. moves closer toward all out war in Syria, a lot of what our government seems to base its intelligence on, especially claims of chemical weapon use by they Syrian government, is an impartial humanitarian group called the White Helmets. But whose interests do they actually serve? Follow the money. … Read More Reality Check: Who’s Funding the White Helmets?
Neo-fascists play an important official or tolerated role in US-backed Ukraine.… Read More America’s Collusion With Neo-Nazis
The world which Chinese Premier Xi Jinping envisions is wholly incompatible with Washington’s priorities. Xi is not only more powerful than any predecessor other than Mao, he knows it, and intends to make his mark on world history… Read More “The Biggest Player in the History of the World”
When is a witness not a witness?… Read More The West Closes Its Ears to Douma Testimony
In the end, the threat of World War III hasn’t vanished. It has just been postponed…”… Read More Did the West Just Lose WWIII by Forfeit?
A report by the Independent’s veteran Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk quotes doctors in Douma saying victims suffered from dust inhalation and that a member of the White Helmets caused panic by falsely shouting, “Gas!” in a triage center. … Read More Syrian ‘Chemical Victims’ Suffered from Dust Inhalation, Reports Say