The Israeli Plan To Capitalize On Syria’s Civil War March 28, 2017
Israel has revealed a new plan to help rebuild war-torn Syria - with the ultimate goal of securing massive stores of natural resources. The plan would rely on significant investment from the U.S., a financial burden that will likely
Trump Is Taking The US-Saudi Relationship To The Next Level By Whitney Webb
Despite his tough campaign rhetoric, President Donald Trump has opted for a policy of appeasement to Saudi Arabia - including a $200 billion investment into the Saudi economy amidst sweeping cuts to U.S. foreign aid.
BREAKING: Keystone XL Pipeline Officially Approved By Whitney Webb
Moments ago, the U.S. State Department issued a presidential permit for the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, seven years after it was initially commissioned.
Radical Groups Attempt To Bomb EU Targets As Greek Tragedy Worsens By Whitney Webb
As Greece faces yet another bailout, radical groups are responding with force. Their nation is set to surrender its little remaining wealth to EU creditors in exchange for even more debt and austerity in what may be the final stage of the nation’s nine-year-long debt crisis.
Despite Ag Industry Efforts, First Bee Species Listed As Endangered By Whitney Webb
On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of the Interior officially added the rusty patched bumblebee to the endangered species list, sparking concerns about the rapid decline of the bee population.
Trump’s “Historic” DoD Budget Increase Implies Preparations for More War By Whitney Webb
President Trump’s proposed 54-billion-dollar increase to the national budget will likely be spent on increasing the presence of U.S. troops abroad. It seems that the real goal of the increase is to continue U.S. involvement in armed conflicts around the globe.
Al Jazeera’s Fall From Grace – How A News Outlet Became A Tool Of The State By Whitney Webb
Though viewed by many as one of few unbiased news sources in the Middle East, Al Jazeera’s stripes are showing as it expands into social media. The network’s subservience to the government of Qatar has become unmistakably obvious as it tries to expand its audience.
Former Bush Aid: U.S. Creating New Foes, Too Many To Handle By Whitney Webb
Lawrence Wilkerson, a former U.S. Army colonel and chief of staff for Colin Powell, struck a somber tone during a recent interview with the Real News Network, arguing that the U.S. is antagonizing too many countries and generating enemies that its military will not be able
Julian Assange: Hillary Clinton, U.S. Intelligence Pushing Pence Takeover Of Presidency By Whitney Webb
Wikileaks editor Julian Assange has claimed that the CIA is hoping to impeach President Donald Trump and replace him with warhawk Mike Pence in order to continue their policy of endless warfare. He has also claimed that Hillary Clinton is pushing for the same outcome.
Russia’s Largest Bank Paid Podesta Group to Lobby Against U.S. Sanctions During 2016 Election By Whitney Webb
Sberbank, Russia’s largest banking institution, paid Tony Podesta - brother of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair - 170,000 dollars from March to September 2016 to lobby against Obama-imposed sanctions against Russia.