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Amnesty International’s Kangaroo Report On Syria By
(OPINION) — Amnesty International (AI) has done some good investigations and reports over the years. This has won them widespread support.  However, less well recognized, Amnesty International has also carried out faulty...
Echoes Of Iraq Heard In Latest Threats Against Iran By
Marx offered that history repeats itself, first as tragedy, then as farce.  A mere two weeks into the reign of a new administration in Washington, it appears the farce has already commenced. In an eerie parallel to the George W. Bush administration’s fevered fixation...
Obama’s Legacy In Latin America: Militarization, Right-Wing Coups, & The Rule Of Wall St. By
“Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards yawn and hell itself breathes out Contagion to this world” – William Shakespeare, from “Hamlet” NEW YORK —  (Opinion) It seems we have arrived at the witching hour of Obama’s presidency, when...
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard Visits Damascus On Unannounced Syria Trip By
(REPORT) — Long opposed to US attempts to impose regime change in Syria, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D – HI) has made a trip to Syria this week, an unannounced visit which saw Gabbard spending considerable time in the capital city of Damascus “to promote and work for...
WikiLeaks: US Was Aware Of ISIS Threat & Sought Regime Change In Syria By
MINNEAPOLIS — WikiLeaks brought renewed attention to an audio recording in which Secretary of State John Kerry admits not only that he supported war in Syria for the purpose of overthrowing the government, but that the United States knew about the strength of terrorist...
The U.S. Interfered In Foreign Presidential Elections 81 Times From 1946-2000 By
(REPORT) — The CIA has accused Russia of interfering in the 2016 presidential election by hacking into Democratic and Republican computer networks and selectively releasing  emails. But critics might point out the U.S. has done similar things. The U.S. has a long...
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard Spearheads Effort To Cut US Funding To ISIS, Al-Qaida By
AUSTIN, Texas — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a Democrat from Hawaii, is spearheading a bipartisan effort to force the United States to stop arming extremist groups in Syria. The bill, known as the Stop Arming Terrorists Act, would make it illegal for U.S. funds to be spent...
Trump Hints At Ending Policy Of Regime Change, Focusing On ISIS By
In comments which provide the most detail yet on President-elect Trump’s foreign policy intentions, he laid out a vision of a more focused style of US military intervention abroad, insisting the focus needs to be on “defeating terrorism and destroying ISIS.” On the...
John Bolton Calls For US To Impose Regime Change In Iran By
Still considered among the candidates for President-elect Donald Trump’s Secretary of State, John Bolton is continuing to underscore his longstanding aversion of trying to come up with diplomatic solutions by urging the US to impose a regime change on Iran. Bolton has...
US Government Acknowledges Al-Qaeda Not A Priority In Syria By
Last week, the U.S. State Department acknowledged that al-Qaeda-linked terror group Jabhat al-Nusra is not a “priority” for the United States’ efforts in Syria. One might ask, then: if al-Qaeda in Syria is not a priority for the war on terror, what is? State Department...