Not For Profit - For Global Justice - Since 2001

"Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people" - John Adams - Second President - 1797 - 1801



Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered In US War And Occupation Of Iraq "1,455,590"




Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In U.S. War And Occupation Of Iraq 4,801



Number Of International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 3,487


Total Cost of U.S. Wars Since 2001


Click for Spanish, German, Dutch, Danish, French, translation- Note- Translation may take a moment to load.



Please submit articles and inquiries to the address above.


Information Clearing House:

Proud recipient of the Serena Shim Award for Uncompromised Integrity in Journalism.



Hillary Clinton on Gaddafi: We came, we saw, he died


Madeline Albright: Is The Price Worth It?





Privacy Statement


Search Information Clearing House

Daily Newsletter Archives

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon

 Sign up for our Daily Email Newsletter

For Email Marketing you can trust




  Support Information Clearing House in making in-depth news and information possible.

Your support has kept ICH free on the Web since 2002.


Video And Audio


Watch the Full Film: The Israel Lobby Didn’t Want You To See

Obey: The Routine Of Obedience

"This film was absolutely WONDERFUL! It is inspiring and maddening"

Authority & Expectations

Smart and provocative young veteran, Wray Harris, unlocks the sufferings served by the Iraq war.

"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

"We live in a prisoner of war camp, that's why they call it a reservation"

A Pantomime World

By Adam Curtis

A fake bubble of certainty that has imprisoned us in the west - and is now preventing us from understanding what is really going on in the world outside.

The Power of Nightmares

By Adam Curtis

In the past our politicians offered us dreams of a better world. Now they promise to protect us from nightmares.

“How we can solve the Palestinian-Israeli problem”,
  “I simply got tired of western mainstream media presenting the Palestinian-Israeli issue as being complex."

Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

"If Anybody here, came hoping to hear a balanced presentation, then they are going to be sorely disappointed.

"Political Fraud"

Indoctrination By Propaganda Works

Lifting the Veil:
Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy

This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the “graveyard of social movements”.

Surviving Progress

The film connects financial collapse, growing inequality and global oligarchy with the sustainability of mankind itself.

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine

A brief and crucial history of the United States

The Most Honest Three and a Half Minutes of Television. Ever......?

Scene of the new HBO series The Newsroom.

U.S. Helicopter Blasts Afghan Man to Pieces...
As The Pilot Sings 'Bye, Bye Miss American Pie'

It is the horrific moment an Afghan man is blown apart by a US missile.

The Power Principle

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

Managing Public Perception - Psywar

The real battlefield is your mind.

The Century of the Self

How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society.

Why We Fight

What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism?

Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

Probing, definitive documentary about Jewish-American political scientist Norman Finkelstein

Stop the Machine!!!!!:
A brief and crucial history of the United States.

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

Bill Moyer's 1987 scathing critique of the criminal subterfuge carried out by the Executive Branch of the United States Government

Lives In The Balance : Jackson Browne

"You might ask what it takes to remember
When you know that you've seen it before
Where a government lies to a people
And a country is drifting to war "

American Drug War - The Last White Hope

How money, power and greed have corrupted not just drug pushers and dope fiends, but an entire government.

How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel
The Fourth World War

Documentary of radical resistance to global capitalism

The Israel Lobby

Does the United States in fact keep Israel on its feet? And how long will it continue to do so?

John Pilger: 'The War on Democracy'

The story of great power behind its venerable myths. It allows us to understand the true nature of the so-called war on terror".

Dick Cheney '94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire

Dick Cheney reveals the reasons why invading Baghdad and toppling Saddam Hussein wouldn't be a great idea.

Poison DUst

Poison DUst tells the story of young soldiers who thought they came home safely from the war, but didn't.

John Pilger: Truth Game

The worldwide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race is scrutinised.

The Road To Guantanamo

Three young British Muslims tell the story of how they came to be in US custody at Guantánamo for over two years, and discuss the Kafkaesque horrors that awaited them there


"I Witnessed The Degradation And Murder Of Detainees":

A prisoner of the "war on terror" disturbing allegations of mistreatment and murder.

Global Dimming

It reveals that we may have grossly underestimated the speed at which our climate is changing. At its heart is a deadly new phenomenon.

 An Inconvenient Truth

Al Gore's Documentary on the dangers of climate change and global warming


America Freedom to Fascism

Startling facts about our laws, raising critical issues that Americans must consider if they are to be a free people.


Despotism & Democracy : Video

Explains how societies and nations can be measured by the degree that power is concentrated and respect for the individual is restricted.

 Realtime Website Traffic














































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































December Fundraiser

To protect our independence, we'll never run ads. We take no government funds. We survive on reader onations averaging about $16.

We are an independent, not for profit that runs one of the top alternate news and information websites in the world. We have few staff member but serve millions of users, and have costs like any other top site: servers, power, programs, Insurance, taxes etc.

Please provide whatever you can- $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100- To Use your debit/credit card or check click here


If you prefer, send a check or money order, (US Funds) Information Clearing House, PO Box 365 Imperial Beach, CA 91933. USA.  


Thank you. Tom Feeley




Why Did A Saudi Pilot Kill U.S. Sailors While Three Others Filmed It?
By Doug Bandow
We Americans are so closed-minded. We have no idea what’s going on in the rest of the world. - Continue


Bought And Paid For
GOP lawmaker tries to get Georgetown funding pulled over alleged ‘anti-Israel, pro-Islamist’ bias
By Michael Arria
In September Rep. Denver Riggleman (R-VA) traveled to Israel as part of an AIPAC-sponsored trip . - Continue


George Orwell's '1984' revisited: What Oceania and Israel have in common
Must Read - By Adam Raz
The aim of war is not a conquest of one kind or another, but the preservation of a hierarchical society of “high” and “low.” - Continue


Unsuccessful U.S. Policy on Cuba Should End
By Cesar Chelala
In the United Nations a vote of 187-3, most of its members condemned the American economic embargo on Cuba for the 28th year. - Continue


Sin Taxes & Other Orwellian Methods of Compliance That Feed the Government’s Greed
By John W. Whitehead
Everything you own can be seized by the government under one pretext or another (civil asset forfeiture, unpaid taxes, eminent domain, so-called public interest, etc.). - Continue


The Politics of Impeachment
By Donald Monaco 
Why don’t the Democrats fight Trump politically and contest his far right policies of upward wealth transfer. - Continue


Someone Interfered In The UK Election, And It Wasn’t Russia
By Caitlin Johnstone
I have here at my fingertips indisputable proof that egregious election meddling took place in the United Kingdom. - Continue



Air strikes on north Syria mosque kill 42

US claims Syria strike, denies hitting mosque where 46 killed

Three children killed in landmine blast in Syria’s south

U.S. says illegal occupation of Syria will continue for many years

How American Airstrikes Helped Prop Al-Qaeda In Syria’s Idlib? – OpEd

Esper tells Syrian Kurds US never promised them a state

UN says 31 migrants killed in attack off Yemen

3 Saudi soldiers killed near war-torn Yemen border

Saudi Arabia is quietly spending millions on a fresh lobbying effort in the US

UN General Assembly reiterates demand for Israel to comply with resolutions on occupied Syrian Golan

Iraqi protesters lynch teenager, string up his corpse

Protesters form 'mini-state' in Baghdad's Tahrir Square

The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in the Theft of Iraqi and Syrian Oil: How this powerful lobby facilitates more covert aspects of U.S.-Israeli cooperation and the implementation of policies that favor Israel.

Robert Fisk: Sabra and Chatila taught me all massacres become 'alleged massacres' if we don't pay attention

UN Renews Agency Helping Palestinian Refugees in Defiance of US

Apartheid Imposed by Israel Must be Condemned by International Community

In case you missed it: Why Israel Has No ‘Right to Exist’: No such right is recognized under international law.


ISIL-linked group executes 4 hostages in Nigeria: NGO

Haftar, LNA declare launch of their final battle for Tripoli

Libya: 'I will sink your ships': Haftar's commander threatens Erdogan


10 civilians killed in roadside bomb blast in E. Afghan province: official

Afghan bomber hits medical facility near US base, 2 killed

Congress' defense bill forces Pentagon to finally count Afghanistan civilian deaths accurately

Taliban launched intense hours-long attack on a key US base. Photos show the heavy damage.

US: "Peace" talks with Taliban halted after base attack

Pentagon insists the US government lies about Afghanistan are no big deal

Yankee go home: Survey Finds Afghans Want U.S. Troops to Leave

India protests spread over ‘anti-Muslim’ law

South Korean Air Force releases video showing F-35 striking North Korea’s latest missile system

South Korean protesters destroy portraits of U.S. ambassador

Trump halts new China tariffs and rolls back some of the prior duties on $120 billion of imports

Doubts Surface on $50 Billion in China Farm Buys Touted by Trump

Schumer: Trump 'sold out' on China trade deal


Europe tells US to back off over Russian pipeline

Jeremy Corbyn announces he will resign as Labour Party leader: Corbyn said he would remain in his post while the party "reflected" on the result but would not lead the party into another general election.

The anti-Semitism accusations against Corbyn: A witch-hunt in the service of imperialism

Israel hails Britain’s Johnson win as defeat for anti-Semitism

Trump’s instructions not to ‘interfere’ in the UK’s general election lasted seconds: His sworn pledge not to interfere in the election led to him telling the British public to vote for Boris Johnson.

Beware the economic consequences of Boris Johnson’s election win


Assange BLOCKED from seeing key evidence from US authorities, court hears: The 48-year-old appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court over video-link

Russia Shows Concern for Julian Assange's Health

Why Did Respected Press Freedom Organization Exclude Assange From Annual List Of Jailed Journalists?

U.S. Test-Fires 2nd INF-Banned Missile: Banned by the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, which the Trump administration withdrew from earlier this year.

Russia said it was alarmed after the U.S. tested a ground-launched ballistic missile

Millennials Are Leaving Religion And Not Coming Back :


Bolsonaro: Torture Methods of Dictatorship to Fight Corruption: Bolsonaro, said he will not tolerate cases of corruption in his Government and that he would use an instrument of torture with ministers who commit this type of crime.

Venezuelan Oil Production Sets Historical Record in November: Oil output reached its highest level since the U.S. failed coup

Argentina to Declare Economic, Health, Social Emergencies: President Alberto Fernandez calls Congress to respond urgently to the social debacle created over the last four years of neoliberal policies.

US imposes sanctions on Nicaraguan president's son

Immigration Death and Tyranny: For years, people have been dying, trying to get into the United States to better their lives through labor.

House committee votes to advance articles of impeachment against Trump: Judiciary committee voted on Friday morning to approve two articles on a straight party-line vote

Donald Trump to face impeachment vote next week after key committee decision

McConnell says 'zero chance' Trump is removed, 'one or two Democrats' could vote to acquit

Trump impeachment vote: What happens next?

Trump accuses Democrats of 'trivializing' impeachment

DOJ releases memos backing Trump immunity claims ahead of impeachment vote

Heavily redacted communications on withholding of Ukraine aid released by Trump administration

Rudy Giuliani Can Barely Contain Himself Over His Ukraine Findings "There is plenty more to come [on Joe Biden]"

Here’s the likely whistleblower — and the questions he should answer

Cory Booker Announces He Will Not Qualify for Next Democratic Debate

Sanders retracts endorsement in US House race after backlash

Republicans agree to massive spending bill, despite record deficits

Pentagon report reveals senior Defense official sexually harassed women on staff

Lawyer for Boston marathon bomber seeks new trial


December 12, 2019


The FBI - Pushed By John Brennan - Lied To The Court Seven Times To Spy On The Trump Campaign
By Moon Of Alabama
The FBI agents and lawyers intentionally lied to the court. - Continue


An Inspector General’s Report Reveals the Steele Dossier Was Always a Joke
By Matt Taibbi
Holy God, what a clown show the Trump-Russia investigation was. - Continue


Sheldon Adelson, hired security" company to spy on Julian Assange?
By Philip Giraldi
Adelson company passed information about Mr. Assange to the C.I.A. - Continue


Judeophilia, is a troublesome symptom of a dangerous malady
By Israel Shamir
Love of Jews and love of U.S. – are they separable at all? - Continue


The Centrist Delusion: ‘Middle Ground’ Politics Aren’t Moderate, They’re Dangerous
By Raoul Martinez
Struggles to abolish slavery, end child labour, resist colonialism, extend voting rights and grant basic human rights to all, required members of society to challenge the dominant identities and narratives of their day. - Continue


Indigenous Bolivia Ready to Go to War Against Fascism
By Andre Vltchek
“We will all fight those evil beings who declared themselves our rulers." - Continue


Evicted at Gun point: How poor people survive in the USA
Homelessness, hunger and shame: poverty is rampant in the richest country in the world. - Continue



Attacks near Syria town captured from IS kill 60

Suicide bombers strike Syrian capital, killing at least 30

Russia, Syria condemn U.S. military presence, oil plunder in Syria

Two Iraq suicide bombers kill 11 fighters loyal to Shiite cleric Sadr

Iraq suicide bomber kills 7 Saraya al-Salam fighters

4 Hashd Shaabi members killed in 2nd suicide attack in central Iraq

Mob kills, hangs alleged 'sniper' in Baghdad’s Wathba Square

2 Yemeni soldiers killed in Shabwa province

UN 'Unable' To Link Saudi, Aramco Attacks To Iran: More War Lies Debunked

Israeli generals' newest headache: Defense chief's boasts about killing Iranians

Trump signs executive order aimed at suppressing criticism of Israel

"It's an honor to be here with the first Jewish President of the United States. And if he isn't, he should be."

Watch: Professor Virginia Tilley speech at the First Global Conference on Israeli Apartheid


Libya's UN-backed gov't forces announce killing 15 eastern-based army soldiers

Your dollars at work: UN: ‘284 civilians killed and 363 injured in Libya this year’

Libya's Haftar announces 'decisive battle' to capture Tripoli

Nigerian air force confirms killing of 30 Boko Haram militants

Nigeria: 4 Female teenage suicide bombers kill 2, wound 16


Taliban commander among 12 killed in Afghanistan's northern province

Afghanistan- 4 worshippers killed in Badakhshan gun attack

Tulsi Gabbard: The Afghanistan War has been a gravy train for military contractors, corrupt politicians & warlords.

Watch: Nancy Pelosi knew George W Bush was lying about WMDs to start the Iraq War. But impeachment was off the table.

President Trump Signs Off On US-China Trade Deal, Delays December Tariffs


UK general election 2019: exit poll predicts 86-seat majority for Conservatives – live news

Apartheid : Israel continues its UK electoral interference: Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn ‘a threat’ to Israel-Britain ties, minister says

The Sun forced to delete article promoting fascist propaganda against UK left

Watch BBC Reporter: “If Boris wins the majority HE *SO* DESERVES”

What time will we know who won UK election? Hour-by-hour election night guide


Bougainville referendum: region votes overwhelmingly for independence from Papua New Guinea


For the sake of press freedom, Julian Assange must be defended

Was Sheldon Adelson Acting As Bag Man for the CIA?: Explosive charges: illegal surveillance of Assange hand-delivered to U.S. agency via Trump pal's Sands casino.

DAY 274 of Chelsea Manning incarceration, with $165,000 in fines for resisting a grand jury subpoena. (December 12 2019) : Chelsea's legal defense fund is here:

Facebook is WATCHING you shop at physical stores to target you: Sharing your data with the social media giant – but there is a way to escape


The racist leaders of the recent coup in Bolivia want Israel to help them fight "terrorism"

Evo Morales Arrived in Argentina to Request Political Asylum

Watch: "Homeland or death"A masterful speech at the United Nations by Che Guevara in 1964.

Argentina Ignores TIAR Sanctions, Venezuela Present at Fernandez Inauguration

Argentina and Cuba Agree to Increase Food and Medicine Exchange

Mexican lawmakers approve amnesty: Mexico's Congress approved a law Wednesday to grant amnesty for non-violent robbery, drug and other crimes, as long as those were first offenses.

Immigration Centers, New 'Cash Cow' of Prison Industry: Report

Victory: San Diego to Suspend Face Recognition Program, Limits ICE Access To Criminal Justice Data

Glenn Greenwald: FBI Spying Reveals a Scandal of Historic Magnitude: Not Only for the FBI but Also the U.S. Media

Carter Page and George Papadopoulos dispute IG Horowitz's finding that they were "consensually recorded" by FBI informant Stef Halper.

Who is Mike Pompeo? Trump's Former CIA Director Turned U.S. Secretary of State

ACLU sues Homeland Security agencies over phone spying practices

We Just Got a Rare Look at National Security Surveillance. It Was Ugly.

US House approves bill for record military spending

House passes "defense" bill to establish Space Force, paid family leave for federal workers who live on the public purse.

Americans’ Credit Card Debt Poised to Reach 10-Year High

US: Top 10% own 70% of all wealth

December 11, 2019

Who gives US the right to lecture China about rights?
By Andre Vltchek
No wonder the Chinese government is alarmed at the trap laid by the West:. - Continue


Afghan papers: 'Let's Bring Rumsfeld In'
By Andrea Germanos
Rep. Ro Khanna Calls for Hearings on US Officials Who Lied to American People About Endless Afghan War. - Continue


Prospects for a formal ICC-investigation into the Palestine situation are nil
By John Dugard
Israel’s settlement enterprise constitutes apartheid and transfer of Palestinians from their homes. Israel has committed crimes against humanity. - Continue


Rights groups slam Trump's plan to sign anti-Semitism order
By Jihan Abdalla
Trump administration is expected to effectively redefine Judaism as a race or nationality. - Continue


Operation Condor 2.0 – “Expanded”
By Peter Koenig
It promises to become devastating, oppressive and murderous on all Continents. - Continue


Barr Blasts Inspector General For Whitewashing FBI
By Ray McGovern
"Those who took the law into their own hands need to pay a price.” - Continue


Sure, Impeach Trump, But Let’s be Honest
By Scott Tucker
Congress is the front office of the ruling class.. - Continue


Betraying the Constitution: Who Will Protect Us from an Unpatriotic Patriot Act?
By John W. Whitehead
Republicans and Democrats have no problem joining forces in order to maintain their joint stranglehold on power. - Continue


“Booming” Economy Means More Bad Jobs and Faster Race to the Bottom
By Glen Ford
63% of all jobs that were created since 1990 were low-wage, low-hour jobs." - Continue


One Photo May Doom Tories
By Finian Cunningham
The public mood and polls seem to be shifting away from the Tories. - Continue


Jeremy Corbyn faces Russiagate smear campaign before UK vote
By Aaron Maté
How powerful forces are trying to stop Corbyn with a Russiagate-fueled smear campaign — and why Bernie Sanders could be their next target. - Continue



50 killed in suicide bombings targeting Syrian military HQs in Homs

Russia: U.S. occupation troops must pull out of Syrian territories

Propaganda alert: Top DOD Officials: US Presence, Airpower Needed to Prevent Islamic State Resurgence

Western powers, which consider themselves as custodian of human rights, seriously misinterpret this concept

Iraq: 24 Killed as gunmen in cars opened firein Baghdad's Khilani Square

From heroes to 'heartless' killers - Iraqis turn fury on security forces

Iraqi forces unearth mass grave of Shi‘ite inmates killed by IS

Page from Iraq playbook: US invokes WMDs to pile ‘maximum pressure’ sanctions on Iran

Rouhani: Iran to foil US sanctions but will keep red lines

China Quietly Ramps Up Oil Production In Iran

Internet users shocked by new Google ban on Press TV

US Senate Committee Approves Turkey Sanctions Bill

The Trump Administration Denies that It's Fighting Iran in Yemen: Trump administration no longer considers the Shiite Muslim rebel group to be an Iranian proxy, according to State Department officials.

Yemen: BAE Systems accused of being party to alleged war crimes; Human rights organisations have filed a complaint with the International Criminal Court

US-backed parties have infiltrated Lebanon’s protests, pushing the country toward war amid economic collaps

Rotten to the core: Israel says defense officials caught in major bribery case


71 Niger soldiers killed in an attack in the west of the country

Somali Security Forces Kill 5 Shabaab Fighters to End Hotel Siege

On brink of 'man-made' starvation, Zimbabweans struggling to cope


Taliban attack on U.S. military base kills two, injures dozens

Taliban abduct 45 people from gov't employee's funeral

The ‘Afghanistan Papers’ Highlight the Systemic Rot in U.S. Foreign Policy Making

India's Parliament approves contentious citizenship bill

Aung San Suu Kyi defends Myanmar against genocide allegations

How US media manufacture consent on Hong Kong


US Senate advances bill giving State Department right to call Russia ‘sponsor of terrorism’

UK: Leaked recording of chief EU negotiator blows hole in Johnson's big election vow: Brexit trade negotiations cannot be finished in the timeframe claimed by Boris Johnson, the EU's chief negotiator has privately admitted

Watch: Johnson hides in fridge to dodge interview on eve of election as poll shows late Labour surge


20 Million People a Year Displaced by Climate Change: Oxfam


'Bolivian Coup Plotters to Be Tried for Massacres' Morales Says

Haitia descend into anarchy as crisis sparks worst violence in years

Haitian Protesters Decry US Backing for Embattled President

Donald Trump made a virtual declaration that Mexico does not exist as a sovereign country: US may wage war against it in order to clear out what Trump now labels “terrorists.”

FBI warned six months ago about loophole Pensacola shooter used to obtain a gun

Sanders and Khanna Denounce $738 Billion Bipartisan Pentagon Giveaway: "This bill does nothing to rein in out-of-control military spending, prevent unconstitutional war against Iran, - or end the obscenity of innocent children in Yemen being killed by U.S. bombs."

Senate committee passes bipartisan bill to stop Trump withdrawing from Nato

World’s Central Banks Buying up Gold, Ditching Dollar: Goldman Sachs: Central banks worldwide are - reducing the dollar’s dominance of global markets-, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

The Wealthy Are Hoarding Physical Gold

READ: Articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump

IG Horowitz rips FBI ‘failure’ in Russia probe, says nobody vindicated by report

Ivanka Trump was a personal friends with former British spy Christopher Steele: Former intelligence officer Christopher Steele authored a series of reports alleging links between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 campaign.

Ivanka Trump fights to keep impeachment from overshadowing trade victory

Tulsi Gabbard is the 2020 field's lightning rod

Biden campaign denies one-term report

We Just Got a Rare Look at National Security Surveillance. It Was Ugly.

Pelosi Confronted Over Stunning Impeachment Hypocrisy

Harvey Weinstein Reaches $47 Million Settlement, Wiping The Civil Slate Clean

December 10, 2019

President al-Assad: Europe was the main player in creating chaos in Syria
By President al-Assad
There was no sectarian war, there was no ethnical war, there was no political war; it was terrorists supported by outside powers. - Continue


Russia–Israel Rapprochement for “Coordination” on Syria?
By Peter Koenig
When Russia keeps the prime minister of Israel in a waiting room for nearly three hours, this is probably not by accident. - Continue


Confidential documents prove: U.S. officials lied about the war in Afghanistan
By Craig Whitlock
U.S. officials acknowledged that their war fighting strategies were fatally flawed and that Washington wasted enormous sums of money - Continue



Barr thinks FBI may have acted in 'bad faith' in probing Trump campaign's links to Russia
By Ken Dilanian
"I think there were gross abuses …and inexplicable behavior that is intolerable in the FBI." Barr said. - Continue


The Jewish players in the Trump impeachment hearings
By Ron Kampeas
A bunch of Jewish actors are at play in this drama. - Continue


Why Does This Impeachment Not Feel Like a Defeat for Trump?
By Jim Geraghty
This day should feel momentous, grim, and solemn. In this presidency, it feels like “Tuesday.” - Continue


What is the Democratic Party today?
By James Howard Kunstler
The policies they advocate are so comprehensively crazy that their old support of slavery looks quaintly straightforward in comparison. - Continue


The Great American Shakedown
By Chris Hedges
The Democratic Party leadership have failed, to understand that they, along with Republican elites, have squandered their credibility. No one believes them. And no one should. - Continue


US political system has been 'hijacked'
By Michael Douglas and RepresentUs
America's political system has been hijacked to ensure those with power keep it. - Continue


Will Artificial Intelligence Destroy Us or Simply Make Humans Irrelevant?
By Paul Craig Roberts
We should bring a halt to AI and go back to a paper and analog system of operating. - Continue



Airstrikes in northwest Syria kill at least 18 people

Baby among six killed during Syrian mortar fire on Turkish border towns

Air strikes kill five alledged pro-Iran fighters in Syria: monitor

Two Civilians Killed In Shelling Of Syria's Aleppo - Russian Military

Iraqi officials raise toll to 25 killed in Baghdad

Drone targets home of Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in Iraq

Latest push to end American support for Saudi war in Yemen fails

US threatens Lebanon with sanctions over imprisonment of ex-Israel collaborator

Trump: Some U.S. Jews 'don't love Israel enough': "We have to get the people of our country, of this country to love Israel"

‘The biggest thing you did for Israel’ was breaking Iran deal — Adelson tells Trump


US kills alleged extremist in Somalia, say officials

Islamists attack Somali hotel, police say two militants killed

DR Congo: Several hacked to death in suspected rebel attacks

Russian air defenses shot down unarmed drone near Libyan capital:: US military says

Turkey's threat to send troops into Libya

2 Ex-Prime Ministers in Algeria Are Convicted in Corruption Case


Ten killed as truck bombing hits army outpost in southern Afghanistan

Afghanistan- 5 security forces killed, 21 wounded in mortar attack

U.S. officials admit to fueling corruption in Afghanistan

What Did the U.S. Get for $2 Trillion in Afghanistan?

Afghan War Report Enrages Veterans and Gold Star Families: 'Even As More of Us Died, They Lied'

The US spent $133 billion to build up Afghanistan as part of a plan officials secretly called 'idiotic'

India hits back at US after it threatened sanctions over citizenship bill

North Korea insults Trump as 'heedless and erratic old man' as tension rises

North Korea says denuclearization off the table in US talks

North Korea Conducts 'Important Test' at Previously Dismantled Rocket Launch Site

Aung San Suu Kyi to appear at ICJ as Myanmar faces genocide case


Watch: Putin Meets Zelensky For The Very First Time at Paris Summit With Macron And Merkel

Russia Ready To Extend New START Treaty - Lavrov

Moscow wants to publish 2016 election communications with US: Lavrov: Russia is willing to publish a cache of communications, that he said would clear Moscow of allegations it interfered in US politics but has been blocked by the United States.

US Army preparing biggest European deployment in 25 years; 20,000 US-based troops will deploy next year to Europe where they will join some 9,000 other US soldiers already stationed there.

U.S. Lobbyists Prepare to Seize “Historic Opportunity” in Tory-Led Brexit to Shred Consumer Safeguards, Raise Drug Prices


Global weapons sales up; US leads market: US companies account for 59% of total sales

Brian Eno launches Julian Assange campaign

In case you missed it: ; Australia is America’s bitch: Australia secretly worked with the United States to weaken a key international treaty to ban cluster bombs, leaked US diplomatic cables show.


Reality’s dawning on US media that Venezuela coup failed & Maduro’s stronger

The U.S. Has Taken 1,100 Children From Their Parents Since Family Separations Officially Ended

North Dakota county to accept only 25 refugees in 2020

Defense Secretary on Pensacola jihad massacre: “I can’t say it’s terrorism at this time”

But wait: FBI presumes Pensacola base attack was an act of terror

Pensacola: suspect watched mass shooting videos at dinner party, official says

Pensacola gunman called 'porn stash' by instructor: Alshamrani was left "infuriated" after being called "Porn Stash" in front of a class.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis calls for gun restrictions after Pensacola shooting

Endless wars are corrupting our military and distracting the U.S. from bigger global threats

House releases articles of impeachment against Trump (READ THEM HERE)

IG Report Lays Out “Incontrovertible Evidence” Obama FBI Misled FISA Court

Is this a joke? Watchdog report finds FBI not motivated by political bias in Trump probe: The FBI launched its investigation into the Trump campaign, after it received information from a friendly foreign government on July 28, 2016

DOJ Watchdog Faults FBI Over ‘Significant Inaccuracies’ In Surveillance Warrants Against Trump Aide

Barr: Horowitz report shows FBI launched Trump campaign investigation on 'thinnest of suspicions'

WSJ Editorial: A Trail of FBI Abuse: The Horowitz report confirms that the bureau deceived FISA judges with the Steele dossier.

Wall Street Journal: Horowitz Report reveals a trail of FBI abuse

FBI misled judges on Christopher Steele's truth record

IG Report: Pro-Trump FBI Agent Texted ‘Start Looking For New Jobs Fellas’ On Day After Election

The Secret Reason Republicans Won’t Impeach Trump: They are afraid of Trump and his voters. They fear that Trump can turn his people against them and defeat them.

Impeachment witness: Trump poses election ‘danger’: President Trump’s efforts to “cheat to win an election” are a threat to national security, the top Democratic investigator testified Monday as the House Judiciary Committee pushes ahead with articles of impeachment.

Trump: Fox News 'panders' to Democrats by having on liberal guests

War criminal: Hillary Clinton emerges as top choice of Democratic voters in Harvard-Harris presidential poll

FISA Report Reveals Clinton Meddled In 2016 Election: Hillary Clinton takes the cake when it comes to influence campaigns designed to harm a political opponent.

Gabbard says she won't participate in next debate even if she qualifies

More Americans Delaying Medical Treatment Due to Cost: A record 25% of Americans, put off treatment for a serious medical condition in the past year because of the cost, up from 19% a year ago

Deficit spikes 12 percent in first two months of fiscal year: CBO


December 08/09, 2019

When you follow the gun trail, you sometimes end up in unexpected places
By Robert Fisk
Robert Fisk, followed the trail of weapons from the front lines of Syria to a small village in Bosnia. - Continue


How to Commit War Crimes—and Get Away With It
By Vijay Prashad
John Bolton and Mike Pompeo, threatened the ICC that if they pursued a case against the U.S., then the Trump administration would go after the ICC prosecutor and judges personally. - Continue


Journalist: Newsweek Suppressed OPCW Scandal And Threatened Me With Legal Action
By Caitlin Johnstone
Newsweek has long been a reliable guard dog and attack dog for the US-centralized empire - Continue


Pentagon Alarmed Russia Is Gaining 'Sympathy' Among US Troops
By Tyler Durden
Half of U.S. armed services households questioned, 46%, said they viewed Russia as ally. - Continue


Omar, Tlaib, Ocasio-Cortez, and Pressley only Dems to oppose Israel resolution that omits all mentions of occupation
By Michael Arria
Nearly every Republican voted against the legislation, but only 4 Democrats opposed it. - Continue


Epstein Was a Mossad Agent Used to Blackmail American Politicians, Says Former Israeli Spy
By Paul Joseph Watson
“They were agents of the Israeli Intelligence Services.” - Continue


Hong Kong –– Pure Western Insanity
By Peter Koenig
These US-inspired violent protests are meant to destabilize the Government of Beijing – which is, of course, a pipedream. - Continue


US and UK military-intelligence apparatus campaigns to destroy Jeremy Corbyn
By Ben Norton and Max Blumenthal
British and US intelligence agencies have borrowed tactics from America’s Russiagate hysteria and going to great efforts to portray him — without any substantive evidence — as a supposed puppet of the dastardly Kremlin. - Continue



Iraqi officials raise toll to 25 killed in Baghdad bloodshed

With 20 More Killed Fears of Iraqi Civil War Loom

Iraqi protesters attacked by an unidentified armed group

More than a dozen killed in Syria’s Idlib air raids

Air strikes of unknown origin kill five pro-Iran fighters in Syria

Turkey says 2 killed in car bomb attack in northeast Syria

Newsweek reporter resigns, accusing outlet of SUPPRESSING story about OPCW leak that undermines Syria ‘gas attack’ narrative

Four Egyptian Soldiers Killed In Sinai Double Attack

3 Saudi soldiers killed near Yemen border

Sudan says it has reduced troops in Yemen to 5,000

Saudi Arabia-US relations tested by Pensacola naval base shooting

At least one Saudi national filmed Pensacola attack, US Defense Secretary Esper says

FBI says US Navy base shooting was act of terror

Trump's defense of Saudis grows more isolated

Israel today tested a nuke-missile, aimed at Iran.

Netanyahu demands US backing of Jordan Valley 'annexation plan' after Washington denies he ever spoke of it with Pompeo

Netanyahu’s personal lawyer to be charged with money laundering

American Muslims to Democrats: 'Palestine is a foreign policy priority'


Libya: Haftar's forces repelled

U.S. says drone shot down by Russian air defenses near Libyan capital

The Pentagon’s 36 Military Bases in Africa. America’s Growing Military Presence

Algeria prosecutor seeks heavy sentences against ex-premiers


10 killed in clashes in N. Afghan provinces

Afghanistan- Three civilians killed in Wardak drone attack

China's top diplomat tells Pompeo U.S. should stop interfering in China's internal affairs

Hong Kong Protests Mark 6-Month Mark With Massive Rally

US bill on China's Xinjiang violates international law: Official

China tells government offices to remove all foreign computer equipment: Directive is likely to be a blow to US multinational companies like HP, Dell and Microsoft.

BlackRock, Vanguard Among Fund Giants Flocking to China: Global asset managers are embracing China’s invitation to do more business in one of the world’s fastest-growing financial markets.


Russia Says Will Respond to U.S. on Missile Deployment

Ukraine’s Zelensky to be TOPPLED by protests if he crosses ‘red lines’ in Paris,

Pentagon Concerned Russia Cultivating Sympathy Among US Troops: The survey found 28% of Americans identified Russia as an ally, up from 19% the previous year.

2,000 American soldiers banned from Italian main street after vicious brawl

Boris Johnson refuses to say if he will resign if he fails to win majority

Boris Johnson’s Brexit envoy to US resigns with furious attack on government ‘peddling half-truths’

Boris Johnson accused of lying over pledge to cut immigration after Brexit


Oceans losing oxygen at unprecedented rate, experts warn


Bolivia: MAS Appoints Morales as Director of its 2020 Campaign

Evo Morales Vows to Return to Bolivia After Right-Wing Coup

Haiti: President Jovenel Moïse moves to trample the Haitian justice system

Haitian Protesters Decry US Backing for Embattled President

Mexico's Govt Launches Massive Auction For 'Robin Hood' Program

North Dakota county may become US's 1st to bar new refugees

FBI says US Navy base shooting was act of terror

Military base shooter assailed US as 'nation of evil'

US Marshals tracking down as many as 10 Saudi nat'ls who have gone missing since Fri's terrorist attack on Pensacola

Trump Enthralls Adelson Assembly, Repels American Jews and Sticks a Dagger in AIPAC

Jewish groups denounce Trump's 'vile' remarks at Israeli-American Council

Trump showed off 2 convicted and charged war criminals at a secretive Republican fundraiser in Florida, report says

Trump campaign runs misleading anti-impeachment Facebook ads

How Republicans are trying to stop 1.4 million people from voting in Florida

Nunes looks at legal options after Schiff releases phone records in impeachment inquiry

Obtaining phone logs of political rivals is a stunning abuse of congressional power.

Nadler Says Without Impeachment, Trump May Try to ‘Rig’ Election

Biden Says He Would Consider Giving (selling) Ambassadorships to Donors

Bill Barr Indicts 8 for Funneling Millions in Foreign Donations to Adam Schiff, Hillary Clinton and Top Senate Democrats

California congressman announces resignation after corruption plea

U.S. Defense firm faked documents to bilk US government of $1.2 billion – lawsuit

Another 1,000 truck drivers lost their jobs in November, and it's a chilling sign for the economy

Nearly 1 Million Vets Face Food Stamps Cut

DHS Wanted To Add US Citizens To The Mandatory Face Scans At Airports... But Has Backed Down For Now

Reading Scores on National Exam Decline

Arizona pastor wants to kill the gays for ‘AIDS free Christmas’

US prison staff pictured doing Nazi salute



Headlines Continue





























Key Articles

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.
Today's Papers

Asia Times (HK)
Boston Globe
Chicago Tribune
Christian Science
Detroit Free Press    Indian Express
Globe and Mail
Guardian/Observer International Herald Tribune
LA Times
London Times
Miami Herald
Moscow Times
NY Newsday
NY Post
NY Sun
NY Times
The Oregonian
Other Foreign
Phil Inquirer
Pioneer Press
Pravda (Eng.)
SF Chronicle
SF Examiner

 Sydney Morning Herald 
Telegraph U.K.   
The Independent (London)
Times of India
Toronto Star
USA Today
Washington Post

Washington Times

Front Page Image
New York Times
Washington Post
New York Post
NY Daily News


Am. Demographics
Am. Prospect
Atlantic Monthly
The Baffler
Col Journ Review
CP List
Editor & Publisher
Entertainment Weakly
Harper's Index
In These Times
Left Business Observer
LBO Talk
Left Turn
Mother Jones
New Statesman
New York
NY Observer
Progressive Populist
Roll Call   
The Economist
The Nation
The New Republic
The Onion
The Progressive
Wash Monthly
Weekly Standard

Online Only
American Reporter
Arts & Letters
Arts Journal
Blue Ear

 Civil America 
Common Dreams
Consortium News
Counterspin Central  The Crisis Papers
Daily Howler
Drudge Report
Eat the State
Ethel the Blog     Free Speech News
Getting It
The Hamster
Homeless Guy
In Arguendo      InformationTimes
I Want Media
Jim Romenesko's MediaNews
LA Examiner

The Laura Flanders Show

Liberal Slant
Lying Media Bastards
Media Watch
Media Whores OL
Moon Farmer
Moose & Squirrel
Narco News
New California Media
News Insider
No Logo
Obscure Store
Online Journalism Review
The Progress Report
The Rag
Real Joe
Rittenhouse Review
Seeing the Forest

Talking Points
The Daily Planet
The Smoking Gun
Tom Paine
Tres Producers
Smirking Chimp
Wired News
World Socialists
Yahoo Media

Alternative Weeklies

Boston Phoenix
Chicago Reader
Dallas Observer
DC/City Paper
Det/Metro Times
LA Weekly
New Times' Index
New York Press People's Weekly News
Seattle Stranger
Seattle Weekly
SF Bay Guardian
TC/City Pages
Village Voice