Sunday, February 25, 2018

Foreign Policy

ISIS Gunmen Attack Save the Children Office in Afghanistan

Attackers Were Dressed as Afghan Police Aid group Save the Children has announced that they are suspending operations in Afghanistan today, following a raid by ISIS gunmen which triggered a protracted and deadly siege with security forces. Four...

Pence Addresses a Palestinian-Free Israeli Knesset

From Mondoweiss: As Vice President Mike Pence began his speech to the Israeli Knesset this morning, Palestinian lawmakers protested the Trump administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, waving posters that said, “Jerusalem...

War Without a Rationale

The myth of the Afghan safe haven just won't die. In 2001, after the 9/11 attacks, the United States invaded Afghanistan and quickly smashed the Taliban government. It also killed hundreds of members of the...

How Cheney and His Allies Created the North Korea Nuclear Missile Crisis

The Trump administration has been telling people for months that the crisis with North Korea is the result of North Korea's relentless pursuit of a nuclear threat to the US homeland and past North Korean...

There is No FSA, There is Only Al-Qaeda

A brief overview of collaboration between the US-backed Free Syrian Army and al-Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front. Among Syria commentators in the West, both left and mainstream, it is commonly claimed that the Syrian government led by...

The “Problematic” Nature of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

This article will contain plot spoiler content for the new Star Wars movie.  Also, the US Government is using your tax money to help kill thousands of innocents across the Earth.  But, anyway, spoiler...

Why Was WWII Bad, Actually?

World War II: the great necessary war of our civilization.  Because Hitler was evil incarnate, therefore he had to be physically defeated.  The reality of Hitler means that the good guys - America and...

By Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Trump Removes US Pretense of Neutrality

Last week, President Trump announced that the US would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The move was widely panned on the international stage, with many world leaders expressly condemning the action. Protests broke...

Yemen’s Silent Numbers: Official Death Count Masks War’s Toll on Civilians

Nobody knows how many are dying in Saudi Arabia’s bombing campaign, rights groups say Faced with war, starvation and disease, the people of Yemen are suffering the worst humanitarian crisis on Earth. After over two...

Trump Allegedly Building Private Erik Prince Run Spy Network To Counter “Deep State”

Here's the article that alleges it, though there have been a few to have made this claim. This prospect - a President elected democratically, but opposed by the deep state, who then sets up his...
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