Scahill & Greenwald: What If All Victims of War Received the Media Attention of Manchester Victims?

In Britain, police are expanding their investigation into Monday’s suicide bombing in Manchester that killed 22 and left dozens injured. Many of those killed were young girls. While the Manchester story has dominated international headlines, far less attention has been paid to other stories this week involving the deaths of civilians… Read More Scahill & Greenwald: What If All Victims of War Received the Media Attention of Manchester Victims?

A Tale of Two Syrian Cities Under Attack Exposes Western Media’s Pro-War Hypocrisy

Media outlets whitewash extremist rebels, which are aligned with al-Qaeda and have been armed and trained by the CIA and U.S. allies, and downplay their crimes. At the same time, these same networks obediently rehash U.S. government talking points and portray Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as a mustache-twirling cartoon villain, with the nuance of a Hollywood action movie… Read More A Tale of Two Syrian Cities Under Attack Exposes Western Media’s Pro-War Hypocrisy

America’s Looming War with Iran: What You’re Not Being Told

“In the midst of our own financial crisis and budget deficits, we repeatedly increased funding to support Israel,” said John Kerry. “In fact, more than 1/2 of our entire global foreign military financing goes to Israel. And this fall we concluded an historic $38 billion memorandum of understanding that exceeds any military assistance package the United States has provided to any country at any time.” … Read More America’s Looming War with Iran: What You’re Not Being Told