The Dangers Of Leftists Joining The Popular Front Against Fascism October 24, 2016
We know the dawn of November 9 will bring a new crisis. We don’t know which one and we don’t know how severe. We know the history that brought us to this point. We are calm. We have our eyes wide open.
Putting Their Bodies On The (Pipe)line
“We’re in a state of emergency to protect our loved ones and our families, our communities. We need to step up as citizens and take action where our leaders are not."
The Absurd New Anti-Russian Propaganda From The New York Times
The New York Times is so determined to generate hate against Russia that it has lost all journalistic perspective, even portraying Russia’s military decoys – like those used in World War II.
The Republicans’ Civil War – And Everyone Else’s
Traditional Republicans are horrified by the overt misogyny and bigotry of Donald Trump. They prefer theirs slightly more discrete, or wrapped a flimsy veneer of faux irony.
How A Presidential Debate Moderator Distorted Syrian Reality
The American people are receiving a highly distorted view of the Syrian war – much propaganda, little truth – including from one of the moderators at the second presidential debate, writes Robert Parry.
Intercepted By Israeli Commandos Aboard The Zaytouna Oliva, A Firsthand Account
“It doesn’t matter that the boats are towed (to Israel) and the passengers deported. Just knowing that supporters are still willing to keep trying (to get to Gaza) is enough.”
The Saudis, Hillary, and the Destruction of Yemen
The Saudi bombing of a funeral in Saana, Yemen, killed about 200 – we don’t yet know the exact number – and wounded over 500. No one believes the denials of the Saudis: clearly this event was targeted for special treatment. They didn’t just bomb it once: they came back again to rain death and destruction on the mourners. And these weren’t just any mourners: it was the funeral of the father of the Houthi Interior Minister, Jalal al-Rowaishan, with many government officials present. The
You Can Comply And Still Die During A Police Encounter
“Police are specialists in violence. They are armed, trained, and authorized to use force. With varying degrees of subtlety, this colors their every action. Like the possibility of arrest, the threat of violence is implicit in every police encounter. Violence, as well as the law, is what they represent.”— Author Kristian Williams
Western Hysterics As Its Criminal War In Syria Unravels
Like a noxious substance hitting the proverbial fan, the mess is being revealed.
Stop Trump! Stop Clinton! Stop The Madness (And Let Me Off)!
Were it only the fact that a corporate imperialist sociopath and a raving pseudo-fascist gasbag are competing to become the Murderer-in-Chief, one could simply retreat to the friendly confines of the Hobson’s Choice Inn.