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"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

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A Pantomime World

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The Power of Nightmares

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Surviving Progress

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As The Pilot Sings 'Bye, Bye Miss American Pie'

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The Power Principle

Simply brilliant. - This is probably the best film ever made about American foreign policy.

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The Century of the Self

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Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

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Over 4 Million People Join March Against US Presence in Iraq
By teleSUR
The "Million Man March" exceeded expectations. - Continue



Trump Israel deal will fell peace process house of cards
By Omar Karmi

The plan will see Israel annex all of Jerusalem as well as between 30-40 percent of Area C of the West Bank. Including Jordan Valley and thus access to the outside world. - Continue


Wahrheit Macht Frei… Truth Sets You Free
By Finian Cunningham

The motives for such re-writing of history are obvious. - Continue


"If they take you in the morning, they will be coming for us that night."
An Open Letter to My Sister, Miss Angela Davis
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Adam Schiff Is a Dangerous Warmonger
By Liza Featherstone

Adam Schiff, the liberal hero of impeachment, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the military-industrial complex and a fervent exponent of permanent war. - Continue


While Trump cuts food stamps, USAID bankrolls Venezuela regime change with half a billion in tax dollars
By Ben Norton

Trump administration has spent $654 million in “aid” to overthrow Venezuela’s government, including $128 million directly to Juan Guaidó and his corrupt coup gang. - Continue


How Republicans made millions on the tax cuts they pushed through Congress
By Peter Cary

A case study of how lawmakers make themselves richer with the bills they pass. - Continue


The Davos World Economic Forum an Orgy of Power and Money
By Peter Koenig

Their agenda is spiked with lies and deceptions. - Continue



Yemen: 15 Houthis Killed, Dozens Wounded in Nihm Fighting

Militants' Attacks In Syria's Aleppo Leave 8 Civilians Killed - Russian Military

Russia Says Three Syrian Army Servicemen Killed in Aleppo: RIA

Syria gov forces gain ground in Idlib: report

Unidentified aircraft conducted at least three strikes on a Kataib Hezbollah headquarters in Iraq

Two anti-government protesters were killed in clashes as Iraqis mass to urge US troop ouster

Yankee go home: Watch: Huge protests against the US presence in Iraq. Main theme 'Get out #America'.

Yankee Go Home - Watch: Huge rally as Iraqis demand US troops pull out

'The US is the reason for all of our misfortunes': Protesters in Baghdad demand an end to 'foreign interference'.

Pentagon says 34 U.S. troops suffered traumatic brain injuries from retaliatory Iran missile strike

US seeking to carve out Sunni state as its influence in Iraq wanes: Washington wants to create an autonomous region around Anbar to maintain its presence

US to grant $35 million to promote its fake news bubble in Syria & control local media

Palestinians warn Israel, US as Trump discusses new 'peace plan'

War criminal: Netanyahu calls for sanctions over ICC war crimes investigation

Israeli High Court Allows DNA Testing to Prove Judaism


Erdogan says Turkish military in Libya to train pro-Sarraj forces

Germany’s Merkel in Turkey for talks on Libya, Syria

Libya: Haftar forces threaten to target civilian planes:


China’s Unproven Antiviral Solution: Quarantine of 40 Million

Expert says coronavirus is spread through eyes as killer disease 'shuts down China'

Chinese authorities announce first CURED coronavirus patient discharged from hospital in Shanghai

China rushes to build new hospital for virus within 10 days


'Take her out': Recording appears to capture Trump at private dinner saying he wants Ukraine ambassador fired

'Declaration of war': Polish row over judicial independence escalates

New strikes and protests sweep France as government unveils retirement bill

Macron in crisis: President’s popularity continues to plummet as anger rises

French Telecom Orange Says Huawei Ban 'Against EU's Interests'

Met police to begin using live facial recognition cameras in London


Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is moved out of solitary confinement into Belmarsh prison medical wing

Julian Assange may not be able to use US First Amendment rights to defend himself if extradited


Brazil's indigenous to sue Bolsonaro for saying they're 'evolving'

Puerto Rico: Police Dispersed Protest Against Governor Wanda

Maduro celebrates Guaido 'failure' in Venezuela rally

Bought and paid for: Bolivia's interim government cuts ties with Cuba: foreign ministry

Murder for profit: Secret audio: Trump describes murder of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani at Repbulican fundraiser

'Take her out': Recording appears to capture Trump at private dinner saying he wants Ukraine ambassador fired

Impeachment: Democrats focus on cover-up of alleged Ukraine aid scheme

GOP Senators 'are warned'  'Vote against the president, and your head will be on a pike':

Trump vs. Bloomberg: Fortunes collide in pricey knife fight

“No One Has Suggested My Son Did Anything Wrong”: Joe Biden Doubles Down On Denial

Clinton Puts Bernie Into Her Basket of Deplorables: Clinton regards Sanders as a nasty man running a misogynistic campaign

Obama feels Sanders is unfit to battle Trump – and he has told people he might say so publicly

Pentagon Racks Up $35 Trillion in Accounting Changes in One Year

Corruption Increases Yet Again in 2019: Let’s take a look at how the U.S. is doing:

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Mandate That Insurers Cover Abortion

Cashless businesses are now banned in NYC : New York City restaurants and retail establishments will no longer be allowed to reject cash payments under legislation passed by the City Council on Thursday.


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Trump's Davos speech exposed how US isolationism is reaching its final narcissistic chapter
By Robert Fisk
The US president believes his country should be paid to intervene militarily in the Middle East – and then paid to leave. - Continue


The Trump Coup to Come
By Paul Street
Trump may well not leave the White House without a dangerous fight. - Continue


Deadly Distractions: Laying the Groundwork for the Next Civil War
By John Whitehead
Trump may well not leave the White House without a dangerous fight. - Continue


The American Chaos Machine
By Danny Sjursen
Trump could never have expanded America’s wars in the Greater Middle East, without the militaristic foundations laid down for him by George W. Bush and Barack Obama. - Continue


The US’s Inalienable Right to Violence
By Gregory Shupak
The US has the right to use violence (or the threat of it) to assert its will, anytime, anywhere. - Continue


What governments learned from the Iraq War - Prevent independent media from questioning the pretexts for war.
By Peter Hitchens
If the Iraq War crisis were re-run with the media of 2020, the failure to find WMD in Iraq would never have got out. - Continue
Ten Best Messages for Waging Peace
Be Freedom
If we want to grow from a radical movement of thousands to a disruptive movement of millions our job is to help people discover their own economic and political interests for opposing war and empire. - Continue


Tulsi Gabbard sues Hillary Clinton for $50M over 'Russian asset' remark
By ICH & Agencies
“That’s ridiculous,” Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill said of the lawsuit. - Continue


Architect of CIA’s Torture Program Testifies Before Man He Waterboarded 183 Times
By Margot Williams
His business received $81 million from the CIA. - Continue


Brazilian Criminal Complaint Against Glenn Greenwald as an Attack on Free Press
By The Intercept
We will not be intimidated by these tyrannical attempts to silence journalists. - Continue



40 Syrian gov soldiers killed in an assault by hundreds of militants.

Syrian War Report – Dozens Army Troops Killed, Injured In Idlib Clashes

Turkish occupation soldiers killed in car bomb blast, Raqqa countryside

U.S. troops in Syria are an occupation looting resources

Fact or propaganda? : U.S. troops block Russian forces from capturing Syrian oil field

Was 'gas attack' in Douma, Syria staged? OPCW inspector speaks out at UN

Iraq protester shot dead in violence

Watch : Trump meets Iraq president during World Economic Forum: Trump said: “We’ll see what happens, because we do have to do things on our terms.”

Iraqis set to join 'million-man march' against US as anger soars over Salih-Trump meeting

Trump downplays seriousness of injuries in Iran attack after US soldiers treated for concussions: The president declared earlier this month that there were no casualties

More U.S. service members receiving treatment following Iranian missile attack

Trump Envoy Issues Death Threat to Soleimani Successor, Head of Iran’s Quds Force

Iran slams US for threat against Soleimani successor

10 killed in clashes between gov't forces, Houthi rebels in southern Yemen

UN experts: Israeli spyware was likely used in alleged Saudi hack of Bezos phone

U.S. Regime Is Giving Saudi Arabia Cover for the Worst Human Rights Abuses in Decades, Watchdog Warns

Hamas condemns Israeli killing of 3 Palestinian teens

Watch: BREAKING: French President Macron Snaps At Israeli Guard Harassing His Entourage In Jerusalem

Netanyahu, Gantz reportedly invited to Washington ahead of plan for theft of Palestinian land: Trump’s proposal will be the most generous ever toward Israel; likely providing for Israeli sovereignty over all illegal West Bank settlements alongside a recognition of Palestinian statehood.

War criminal: Netanyahu calls for sanctions over ICC war crimes investigation : Netanyahu has called for sanctions against the international criminal court and people who work for it

War criminal: Netanyahu renews West Bank annexation pledge ahead of third election

Illegal Settlement Growth, Eroding Middle East Peace Prospects, Under-Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Former UN official slams Israel 'humiliation' of Palestinians

British MPs urge UK government to recognize Palestine

Lebanon: Hezbollah says new govt must be given a chance


19 killed in attack in disputed South Sudan border region - official

At least 7 killed in Nigeria’s southwestern state of Lagos

At least six Mali soldiers killed in overnight ambush

Here's how the deadly jihadist raid against US forces in Kenya went down


U.S. kills 10 civilians in Herat, Afghan officials say

4 police personnel killed in militants attack in N. Afghanistan

Trump Is the Third President to Lie About Afghan War Success

Watch: US Defense Contractors Funding Taliban: U.S. defense contractors, alleging they are paying off the Taliban in ‘protection fees’ while knowing full-well that these funds are being allocated toward the killing of American soldiers

North Korea abandons nuclear freeze pledge, blames 'brutal' U.S. sanctions

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States

Philippine’s Duterte: ‘I received an invitation to the US. Will I go? No,’

UN court orders Myanmar to prevent Rohingya genocide

Coronavirus death toll rises in China as disease reaches US:

Lawmaker wants Chinese news outlet to register as foreign agent


Trump to EU: Agree a trade deal or face 'very high tariffs'

UK: Queen signs Brexit bill into law as PM warned against ‘foolish’ attempt to rush trade deals with US and EU

UK: Trade tensions rise as US threatens car tariffs: Mr Javid said the UK would not back down over the tax which will hit US firms like Apple, Amazon and Facebook.


Coronavirus news – live: Four treated for suspected deadly virus in Scotland as tens of millions on lockdown in China

Glenn Greenwald Charged With Same Crime As Julian Assange

Brazil's charges against Glenn Greenwald reek of authoritarianism

UK judge warns against further delay in Assange extradition case

Foreign journalists do not have 1st amendment rights in the U.S.

IMF boss says global economy risks return of Great Depression

An Economic Hit Man Confesses and Calls to Action


Colombia's Indigenous Demand Justice After 20 Leaders Killed

Venezuela: U.S. asset Guaido sees appeal waning even at home

U.S. to send ambassador to Bolivia for first time in over a decade: Morales expelled the last U.S. ambassador in 2008.

Supporters of the Bolivian regime gathered in La Paz today to hear their president speak: Apparently they were outnumbered by journalists and coppers.

Germany to Ask Bolivia's Next President to Revive Lithium Deal

Canada: One-Third of Prison Population is Indigenous

Pandering to his base: Trump expected to add Nigeria, Tanzania, five more countries to travel ban list

US imposes new 'birth tourism' visa rules for pregnant women:

Architect Of CIA's Torture Program Says It Went Too Far

Watch President Donald Trump's full speech at the Davos World Economic Forum

Trump impeachment trial day four: All the latest updates

Rudy Giuliani threatens to go public with Biden corruption allegations

Jury hears Weinstein's defense cite accuser's email saying 'I love you' years after alleged rape

Trump Admits He Will Seek to Cut Social Programs If Reelected

40% of U.S. residents can't cover a $1,000 emergency

We’re building a digital surveillance state much like the one in China.

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The Angry Arab: US Violated Unspoken Rule of Engagement with Iran
By As`ad AbuKhalil
The Trump administration has revealed the extent to which the U.S. war empire is run by the military-intelligence apparatus. - Continue


A New Definition of Warfare
By Philip Giraldi
Sanctions can be more deadly than bullets. - Continue


Never the Pentagon
By Mandy Smithberger
How The Military-Industrial Complex Gets Away With Murder in Contract After Contract. - Continue


Clinton attacks Sanders, won't commit to backing him as party nominee
By Allan Smith
"Nobody likes him, nobody wants to work with him." - Continue


UkraineGate - Inconvenient Facts
Part 2 – Not so “dormant” investigations

This second episode demonstrates the fallacy of the narrative launched by Biden’. - Continue


First they come for the journalists
Glenn Greenwald Charged With Cybercrimes in Brazil
By Ernesto Londoño
Greenwald is accused of being part of a “criminal organization” that hacked into the cellphones of prosecutors and public officials. - Continue


How To Be A Mentally Sovereign Human
By Caitlin Johnstone
Most people believe that they are truly free thinkers. Most people are wrong.. - Continue


44% of U.S. workers are in low-wage jobs: Study
By Bailey Vogt
44% of U.S. workers between the ages of 18 and 64 are in jobs that pay median annual wages of $18,000. - Continue



Russian Air Strikes in Syria Kill 12 "Civilians": Report

Syria: 3 killed, 3 others injured in terrorist rocket attack on Aleppo city

At least 10 killed in two days of violent protests across Iraq

Regardless of how the Iraqis feel, the US should leave

Yemen: death toll rises to 116 from missile attack

US envoy threatens Iran not to walk away from key global arms treaty

Iranian MP puts $3m bounty on President Donald Trump's head: Lawmaker offers cash to 'anyone who kills' the US president

Iran civil aviation body issues 2nd report on Ukraine jetliner tragedy : The plane was flying at an altitude of 8,100 feet, but the aircraft identification and altitude information later disappeared from the radar screen

Iran’s attack on U.S. base in Iraq shows how precise missiles have become: “The accuracy revolution is real and no longer a monopoly of the United States. This has huge implications for modern conflict.”

8 European states back naval force to patrol Strait of Hormuz

Lebanon announces formation of new government: The move is unlikely to satisfy protesters.


Militants Kill 36 Civilians in Burkina Faso Market Attack

10 killed and dozens wounded in a grenade attack on Khartoum wedding party:

EU foreign ministers back Libya military operation

EU Agonizes Over Troop Deployment With Libyan Oil Flows Blocked

Libyan PM questions UAE role in conflict, vows to never sit with Haftar again

Erdogan: Ankara Deployed Military Advisers, Trainers to Libya

Turkish forces cut off funding to mercenaries in Syria to force them to fight in Libya


US kills 15 civilians in Afghanistan, human rights group says

Afghan fighting kills 6 including 2 security personnel in northern province

Huawei founder says Chinese giant can ‘survive further attacks’ from the US


Buried for 50 years: Britain’s shameful role in the Biafran war: A million children starved to death. I’m haunted by the images I saw there – and by the complicity of the Wilson government

Co-opting Nationalism: The Case of Italy & Salvini


Ozone Layer Recovery Is Being Undermined by Pollution From U.S. Companies


Bolivia: As Elections Near, US-Backed Interim Gov’t Mobilizes Military, Arrests Opposition Leaders

Brazil: Bolsonaro, Under Fire, Dismisses His Culture Minister for Giving a Nazi Speech, but It Is Still Representative of Brazil’s Governing Ethos

Venezuelan Demonstrators Call For Juan Guaidó To Be "Put On Trial", Not Legitimised by UK Government

Venezuelan Assembly to Investigate US Funding to Guaido

Pompeo says more U.S. "action" coming in coup to overturn Venezuelan president Maduro.

Pompeo ‘applauds’ Colombia’s violent response to peaceful protests

Panama begins exhumation of victims killed by U.S. during 1989 invasion

Must watch: The Panama Deception: Documentary shows how the U.S. attacked and killed 3 or 4 thousand people in an invasion that the rest of the world was against. (Sound familiar?)

Watch: Hundreds of migrants and asylum seekers attempted to cross the Mexico-Guatemala border

Mexico Guarantees Entry Conditions For Migrants

Canada citizens fighting for Israel given warm reception by embassy

Guantánamo: psychologists who designed CIA torture program to testify

Watch: Opening statements in Senate impeachment trial of US President Trump.

The Staggering (and Uncovered) Legal Bills Facing Impeachment Witnesses

Persuasive Evidence Obama Administration Spied on Investigative Journalist Sharyl Attkisson

Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained - sources

Cato Calls on Congress to Investigate Possible FBI Surveillance of Domestic Policy Groups

Opinion: ‘Middle Class’ Joe Biden has a corruption problem – it makes him a weak candidate

Hillary Clinton Defends Harvey Weinstein Association: 'How Could We Have Known?'

CDC Confirms First US Case of Deadly Coronavirus

January 20, 2020

Who Targeted Ukraine Airlines Flight 752?
By Philip Giraldi
Iran Shot It Down But There May Be More to the Story. - Continue


The Roots of American Demonization of Shi’a Islam
By Pepe Escobar
Wars on credit hide the true cost and pain from the public. - Continue


Why Iran Should Ditch the Hopeless Nuclear Deal
By Finian Cunningham
The European sniveling capitulation to Trump’s warmongering towards Iran has been underway over the past three years. - Continue


The Many Matryoska Dolls to America’s Way of Imagining Iran
By Alastair Crooke
The Democrats, who would prefer to run their candidate against Pence in November, rather than Trump. - Continue


How the US Wages War to Prop up the Dollar
By Ryan McMaken
Saudi Arabia, with its particularly rabid and extreme strain of Islam is quite useful. - Continue


Ike Was Right
By Eric Margolis
Wars on credit hide the true cost and pain from the public. - Continue


"Beyond Vietnam" - A Time to Break Silence
By Rev. Martin Luther King
"A time comes when silence is betrayal." - Continue


Ex-UN weapons inspector: Biden’s Iraq war vote excuse a ‘bald-faced lie’
By The Gray Zone
Biden is falsely claiming that he opposed the Iraq war when it began. - Continue


#MeToo provocation against Bernie Sanders organized by CNN and Elizabeth Warren
By David Walsh
This is a political stink bomb, borrowed from the #MeToo playbook, typical of American politics in its putrefaction. - Continue



Yemen: Death toll in attack on military base rises to 111

Iraqi security forces kill five protesters

Iraq's Shia armed groups met over 'US aggression': Spokesman

Opinion: Note to Trump: Iraq is Not a U.S. Colony: Trump insisted that Baghdad pay up or be occupied

Russian airstrikes kill seven civilians in northwest Syria's Aleppo: Report

Syria: Jihadists allegedly kill 4 Russian officers in eastern Idlib

Terrorist bomb attack in Aleppo, Syria, kills one

Terrorists continue preventing civilians from leaving Idleb and Aleppo

Iran says it will examine the plane it shot down domestically

Iran warns of leaving NPT if nuclear case goes to UN

President Trump admits murdering Soleimani because he said bad things about USA: Trump claimed that Soleimani was "saying bad things about our country" before the strike, which led to his decision to authorize his killing.

Trump tells GOP donors that Soleimani was 'saying bad things' before strike

Targeted killings via drone becoming 'normalised' – report: UK and US has developed ‘easy narrative’ for targeted assassinations

Watch: Soleimani’s Only Public Interview : “Untold facts on [2006] Israel-Hezbollah war in an interview with Major General Qassem Soleimani”

Iranian Woman In The #IraniansDetestSoleimani Viral Video Was Also A Lobbyist For A Militia In Libya

Hundreds injured in anti-government protests in Lebanon


Nigeria: 17 soldiers killed, many abducted in Boko Haram attack

Suicide bomber kills nine civilians in western Chad

Syrians enlist in Libya war day after Berlin talks: Fighters offered $2,000 salaries and Turkish nationality as Ankara seeks to bolster interests in Libya.

Opinion: Scott Ritter; In 2011 Russia and Turkey did not stop NATO in Libya. Now their voices speak loudest as they try to end 9 years of chaos

Isabel dos Santos: Africa's richest woman 'ripped off Angola': Leaked documents reveal how Africa's richest woman made her fortune through exploiting her own country, and corruption.

Angola; The president's daughter: How did Isabel dos Santos go from young investor in a bar to become Africa's richest woman?


Afghan Officials: Taliban Kills Six Members Of Same Family

Taliban Torch Police HQ in Zabul, '16 Policemen Surrendered'

Yankee go home: ‘The War Will End When the U.S. Withdraws,’ Says Taliban’s Chief Negotiator

Watch: Hong Kong protesters preferred method of struggling for "freedom and democracy" brutally beating the elderly:

China confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus


What’s happening in Russia: Putin’s proposed constitutional changes explained

Fact of propaganda? : Intel Report Warns US Troops in Germany Face 'Possible Imminent' Threat of Attack

Trump envoy in heated row with British government over Huawei 5G: White House warns London against working with the controversial Chinese tech giant

Top government Brexit advisor’s dire warning about future: Britain will have lost £200billion in economic activity by the end of this year.

UK Universities Invested $600m in Firms Involved in Israeli Crimes: Report

France: Viral video shows police brutality against ‘Yellow Vest’ mass protest in Paris

Watch: French Yellow Vests are protesting for the 62nd weekend in a row. Yet mainstream media are silent


Pompeo: New US Policy Authorized Drones Strikes on Russian, Chinese Leaders

IMF Slashes Global GDP Forecast For 6th Consecutive Time, Warns "Climate Change" Will Hit Economy

Capitalism seen doing 'more harm than good' in global survey

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Expands Facial Recognition for Global Entry Travelers

New app lets strangers find your name, info with snap of a photo


Bought and paid for: Honduras Formally Declares Hezbollah a Terrorist Organization

War criminal: Netanyahu thanks Honduras for declaring Hezbollah terrorist organization

From the sublime to the ridiculous: Guaidó kicks off tour highlighting Venezuela 'terror' links

Venezuelan FM Makes Official Visit to Iran to Boost Relations

Guatemala’s New President Dogged by His Past and Security Challenges: Alejandro Giammattei assumes Guatemala’s presidency facing various security challenges, including drug trafficking,

Hundreds of migrants force their way across river at Guatemala-Mexico border

Troops Fire Gas As Migrants Try To Storm Into Mexico

Mexico Offers 4K Jobs to Honduran Caravan Migrants

Extradition trial of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou gets underway in Vancouver

Puerto Rico's emergency services director fired after warehouse discovered with supplies from Hurricane Maria

Trump’s lawyers urge dismissal of ‘flimsy’ impeachment case

Michael Bloomberg will spend $70 billion to buy votes in low-income neighborhoods throughout the country,

Watch: Bernie Sanders "I don't tolerate bullshit terribly well"

The New York Times Endorses Elizabeth Warren And Amy Klobuchar

How Joe Biden’s Family Made Millions From His Political Connections, Power and Access

Trump's Russia adviser was escorted from the White House, as part of a mysterious security probe

Virginia pro-gun rally draws crowds amid fears of violence

Militia leaders warn Virginia gun rally could get violent

FBI ‘honors’ Martin Luther King Jr., 50 years after plotting to ‘neutralize’ him

OxyContin Billionaire Richard Sackler Patents New Drug to Get You Off OxyContin


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Cowardly EU Backstabs Iran
By Finian Cunningham
The US and the Europeans are not worthy partners. Together, they are a danger to world peace. - Continue


Pompeo Says Gangland-Style Hit on Soleimani Was "Restoration of Deterrence"
By Mike Whitney
This isn’t about Soleimani at all. It’s about the long list of foreign policy challenges the US now faces as new centers of power emerge. - Continue


Battle of the Ages to stop Eurasian integration
By Pepe Escobar
The US could take on Russia, China and Iran over the New Silk Road connection. - Continue


U.S. is an oil company, with an Army
Must Watch
Tulsi Gabbard talks IRAN with Guests Stephen Kinzer & Dennis Kucinich. - Continue


How Trump Rebelled Against The Generals
By Moon Of Alanbama
“You’re all losers,” Trump said. “You don’t know how to win anymore.” - Continue


Russia Prepares For Split With International Banking System
By Matthew Allen
Russia has an alternative already in place in case it is cut from SWIFT. - Continue


Lev Parnas' interview with Anderson Cooper:
Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani speaks with CNN - Continue


The US/China “Trade Deal”?
By Paul Craig Roberts
The first thing to understand is that it is not a trade deal. - Continue


The Truth About the Trump Economy
By Joseph E. Stiglitz
Trump, good for the U.S. economy. Nothing could be further from the truth.. - Continue



50 militants, 12 Syrian troops killed in Idlib, says Russian Defense Ministry

Syria: More than 20 killed in air raids on terrorist-held Idlib

Airstrikes kill 18, wound 15 others in Syria’s Aleppo

Joint Russian-Syrian attack devastates jihadist defenses in Aleppo

3 Turkish military personnel killed in car explosion

US Deploys Logistics Equipment to Oil-Rich Syrian Provinces - Report: The US has deployed a convoy of 75 units of military and logistics equipment to the country's oil-rich eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr and the northeastern province of Hasakah.

US presence in Syria completely contradicts international law: Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman

Iraq's security forces kill at least two protesters in Baghdad

Eleven U.S. troops injured in Jan. 8 Iran missile attack in Iraq

Iraq denies resuming joint operations with US military

Muqtada Al-Sadr Joins Meeting of Iraqi Popular Forces' Leaders on Expulsion of US Forces

Trump threatened UK with 25% car tariffs unless it agreed to accuse Iran of breaking nuclear deal

Watch: Why do you allow the US to bully you (EU) around? Iranian foreign minister

Zarif says E3 'sold out' Iran nuclear deal to avoid new Trump tariffs

Ayatollah Khamenei: US disgraced after assassination of Gen. Soleimani

Trump warns Iran’s Khamenei after ayatollah goes on fiery sermon slamming ‘American Clowns’

Iran has a 'shockingly strong' war-crimes case against Trump over Soleimani's killing — and it could win

Trump’s War Against Iran Is an Impeachable Offense: What the president has already done justifies a third article of impeachment.

Trump Says U.S. Is Ready for War. Not All His Troops Are So Sure.: A series of accidents calls the military’s preparedness into question.

Macron Announces Aircraft Carrier Will be Sent to Help French Military Ops in Middle East

Iran ready for negotiations with Saudi Arabia, Persian Gulf states: FM Zarif

Iran to send flight recorders from downed jet to Ukraine

Forty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib: Saudi state TV

Yemeni snipers kill nearly dozen Saudi mercenaries in Hajjah

Lebanese president calls on ARMY to intervene as massive protests turn violent

How an Israeli Spy-Linked Tech Firm Gained Access to the US Gov’t’s Most Classified Networks

Israel nuclear weapons: UK government loses file on its involvement with country's arsenal

Abby Martin Banned From Speaking at US University For Refusing to Sign Pro-Israel Pledge


Burkina Faso: 5 soldiers killed in roadside bomb attack

Guinea: Two Killed in Anti-Government Protests

At least 2 killed, 20 wounded in bombing near Somali capital

US Kills 2 Alleged Al-Shabaab Terrorists

Pro-Haftar forces 'block oil exports' from key Libya ports

Watch: Syrian mercenaries filmed heading to Libya

Syrians with Turkish citizenship lead militant factions in Libya:


Afghanistan- 20 Taliban killed in Herat

Congress should investigate the civilian killed or injured in US attacks: The number of civilians killed and wounded by U.S. forces is up in Afghanistan

Afghan government demands complete ceasefire with Taliban:


Ukraine President Zelenskyy rejects PM's resignation: Oleksiy Honcharuk had offered to quit after he was allegedly heard criticising leader's 'primitive' views on economy.

Emmanuel Macron rushed out of Paris theatre after protesters try to confront him

Farmer fury and environmental anger in protest-hit Germany

Irish farmers fire election warning shot with Dublin tractor protest

In a world gone crazy: Policy Coup of the British Labour Party?: “On Sunday, the Board of Deputies requested that the leadership hopefuls signed up to their Ten Pledges to end what they call "the AntiSemitism crisis".

UK: Labour Part: The Ten Pledges to end "AntiSemitism crisis".

Greenpeace included with neo-Nazis on UK counter-terror list


Assange 'denied access' to lawyers in UK: Assange has been denied access to evidence and even basic items like paper and pens by British prison officials

Under US pressure, social media companies censor critical content and suspend Venezuelan, Iranian, and Syrian accounts

Almost 40% of the world’s countries will witness civil unrest in 2020, research claims

IMF Chief Warns Global Economy May Well Slide Into Another Great Depression

Paul Craig Roberts: What exactly is it that humans are going to be good for? Nothing it seems.

Who needs it? The Display of the Future Might Be in Your Contact Lens: Mojo Vision's prototypes can enhance your vision or show you your schedule—right from the surface of your eyes.

'Monumental': Scientists successfully grow mysterious ancient organism that could be origin of life as we know it


China, Venezuela to Boost Bilateral Cooperation, Brotherhood

Watch: Bolivia has become this, after the coup d'etat sponsored by the OAS and the USA.

Venezuela oil flow to hit 2mn b/d in 2020: Maduro: We're at nearly 1mn b/d now and the goal in 2020 is to reach 2mn b/d," Maduro declared today

Brazil’s far-right government backed terror plot against Venezuela, top newspaper reveals

Bought and paid for: Guatemala's new president cuts ties with Venezuela: Venezuelan Foreign Minister, accused Giammattei of bowing down to the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump.

Mexico Halts Migrant Caravan by Closing Border With Guatemala

President in Haiti Will Govern the Country Without a Parliament

‘Humiliating and frustrating.’ Airline makes woman take pregnancy test before flying

From the sublime to the ridiculous: US officials ground drones over espionage fears: US officials may put an end to a civilian drone programme because of their concerns about the unmanned aerial vehicles that are made in China.

Epstein had burst capillaries in his eyeballs, pathologist says he was STRANGLED and did not hang himself

Justice Dept. Investigation Appears Focused on Comey: Focusing on whether the former F.B.I. director illegally provided details to reporters

Trump legal team for impeachment trial will include Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr: AP source:

Alan M. Dershowitz: Trump Had Right to Withhold Ukraine Funds: GAO is Wrong

Trump blasted Ken Starr as a ‘lunatic’ who was ‘off his rocker’ in 1999 TV interview

Watch: White House counselor Kellyanne Conway calls Dems' latest impeachment antics 'embarrassing' and 'desperate'

Rigging election again’: Trump says impeachment all a ploy to... shaft Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders Denounces Trump Effort to Divide Democrats: "Let's Be Clear About Who Is Rigging What"

Reporters getting 1st taste of impeachment restrictions: The impeachment trial has barely started and already journalists are getting a glimpse of how hard it will be cover the event under harsh new media restrictions

Giuliani Pal Lev Parnas Accuses Trump of Clear Quid Pro Quo: ‘All Aid’ Was Predicated on Biden Investigation Announcement

Watch: Lev Parnas' interview with Anderson Cooper:

Lev Parnas:: 5 Facts About Rudy Giuliani’sAssociate Speaking Out About Trump : He was indicted for campaign finance law violations in 2019. Parnas was accused of allegedly concealing assets, including a $1 million payment from a Russian oligarch in September.

Pompeo breaks silence on alleged threats to envoy in Ukraine: Pompeo said he did not know and had never met Lev Parnas, the associate of Rudy Giuliani who made the claims.

US House renews push for Pompeo Iran testimony: The House Foreign Affairs Committee, scheduled a public hearing with Pompeo for Wednesday, January 29

U.S. and China tiptoe around holes in new trade agreement

The U.S.-China Trade Deal Was Not Even a Modest Win: This pseudo-deal deserves not just skepticism but calling out as a dramatic failure of U.S. policy

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America’s Top Banks

Treasury brings back the 20-year bond to pay for the ballooning deficit

Falling Through The Cracks: The poverty crisis is hitting home

How to milk a corrupt system: Chelsea Clinton made $9M since 2011 from corporate board position:

12-year sentence for jail phone is a brutal example of racial injustice.

More U.S. police officers died by suicides than on duty in 2019, advocacy group says



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Key Articles


Former israeli politician - Antisemitism "..its a trick. We always use it".


ICH: Meet The Man Who Made Trump President

Zionism's Jewish Enemy


Alan Hart Interviews Professor Ilan Pappe, Israel’

US Protection Racket Root of Korea Conflict

By Finian Cunningham

The conflict emanates from Washington and is perpetuated by Washington. Why? To justify what would otherwise be seen as simply outrageous US militarism in the Asia Pacific.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

America's War for Global Domination: by Michel Chossudovsky

The wars on Afghanistan and Iraq are part of a broader military agenda, which was launched at the end of the Cold War. The ongoing war agenda is a continuation of the 1991 Gulf War and the NATO led wars on Yugoslavia (1991-2001).

The Plan is for the United States to rule the world: By David Armstrong

The overt theme is unilateralism, but it is ultimately a story of domination. It calls for the United States to maintain its overwhelming military superiority and prevent new rivals from rising up to challenge it on the world stage.

Lets Not Forget: Bush Planned Iraq 'Regime Change' Before Becoming President - By Neil Mackay

A SECRET blueprint for US global domination reveals that President Bush and his cabinet were planning a premeditated attack on Iraq to secure 'regime change' even before he took power in January 2001.

The president's real goal in Iraq: By JAY BOOKMAN

29 September 2002. - The official story on Iraq has never made sense.

The Project for the New American Century: By William Rivers Pitt

02/25/03 - The Project for the New American Century, or PNAC, is a Washington-based think tank created in 1997. Above all else, PNAC desires and demands one thing: The establishment of a global American empire to bend the will of all nations.

Memo: Bush made intel fit Iraq policy: By WARREN P. STROBEL and JOHN WALCOTT

A highly classified British memo, leaked in the midst of Britain's just-concluded election campaign, indicates that President Bush decided to overthrow Iraqi President Saddam Hussein by summer 2002 and was determined to ensure that U.S. intelligence data supported his policy.

UK Ministers Knew WMD Was "Excuse": By Michael Smith

MINISTERS were warned in July 2002 that Britain was committed to taking part in an American-led invasion of Iraq and they had no choice but to find a way of making it legal.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

Will Iran Be Next?: by Mark Gaffney

Those who have hoped that a U.S. military victory in Iraq would somehow bring about a more peaceful world are in for a rude awakening. The final resolution of this war and the U.S. occupation of Iraq will likely not be the end, rather, only the prelude to a succession of future crises: in Kashmir, Syria, North Korea, and Iran.

Does Iran's President Want Israel Wiped Off The Map? - Does He Deny The Holocaust?

An analysis of media rhetoric on its way to war against Iran - Commenting on the alleged statements of Iran's President Ahmadinejad .


  "Rebuilding America's Defenses"
Blueprint of the PNAC Plan for U.S. Global Hegemony

Some people have compared it to Hitler's publication of Mein Kampf, which was ignored until after the war was over.
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