Your Man in the Public Gallery: Assange Hearing Day 11 [Craig Murray, 09.17.2020]

Yet another shocking example of abuse of court procedure unfolded on Wednesday. James Lewis QC for the prosecution had been permitted gratuitously to read to two previous witnesses…

The Historic Clash of Two Opposing Geopolitical Paradigms [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 09.13.2020]

Compared the great initiatives taken on behalf of freedom and anti colonialism throughout the past 260 years, today’s America appears to be a strange and foolish creature running…

From 9/11 Terrorists to 2020 Viruses: Dystopian Progress [Edward Curtin – Global Research, 09.11.2020]

For anyone old enough to have been alive and aware of the attacks of September 11, 2001 and of so-called COVID-19 in 2020, memory may serve to remind…

The Stalinist Trial Of Julian Assange. Whose Side Are You On? [John Pilger, 09.07.2020]

When I first met Julian Assange more than ten years ago, I asked him why he had started WikiLeaks. He replied: “Transparency and accountability are moral issues that…

For years, journalists cheered Assange’s abuse. Now they’ve paved his path to a US gulag [Jonathan Cook, 09.02.2020]

Court hearings in Britain over the US administration’s extradition case against Julian Assange begin in earnest next week. The decade-long saga that brought us to this point should…

Novichok, Navalny, Nordstream, Nonsense [Craig Murray, 09.03.2020]

Once Navalny was in Berlin it was only a matter of time before it was declared that he was poisoned with Novichok. The Russophobes are delighted. This of course…

Lebanon: Pearl on the New Silk Road or Zone of Dark Age Chaos [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 08.16.2020]

Many voices have been quick to enter the chorus of commentators hypothesizing the manifold possible causes of the devastating explosions which occurred on the afternoon of August 4…

The Birth of a Global Nation: What Makes a Modern Rhodes Scholar? [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 13.08.2020]

In my previous article, I discussed the role of the Brookings Institute’s founder Strobe Talbott as an integrated part of the puzzle behind Russia Gate and also his indoctrination…

ATOMIC BOMBINGS AT 75: The Very Un-Christian Nagasaki Bomb [Gary G. Kohls – Consortium News, 08.09.2020]

An all-Christian American crew used the steeple of Japan’s most prominent Christian church as the target for an act of unspeakable barbarism, writes Gary G. Kohls. What Imperial…

Hydroxychloroquine: An Effective COVID Treatment the Media Continues to Tag as “A Dangerous Drug” [Steven Hatfill – RealClearPolitics, 08.04.2020]

On Friday, July 31, in a column ostensibly dealing with health care “misinformation,” Washington Post media critic Margaret Sullivan opened by lambasting “fringe doctors spouting dangerous falsehoods about…

Another Hiroshima is Coming… Unless we stop it now [John Pilger, 08.03.2020]

In a major essay to mark the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, John Pilger describes reporting from  five ‘ground zeros’ for nuclear weapons – from…

Neglected, Sacrificed: Older Persons During the COVID19 Pandemic [Isabel Ortiz – Inter Press Service, 07.28.2020]

Failing to help those in most need COVID19 is devastating on older persons. The numbers are staggering, more than 80 percent of the fatalities due to coronavirus in…

America’s Social Hell [Chris Hedges – ScheerPost 07.22.2020]

This is Kabir’s America. It is our America. And our shame. Robert “Kabir” Luma was 18 when he found himself in the wrong car with the wrong people….

New “Brain Science” Specialization, “Neuroetics”: Remote Control of Human Thinking, Neuroweapons, “Personality Simulations”, Nanobotes [Mojmir Babaceck – Global Research, 07.28.2020]

Proves that Politicians Are Unable to Address “The Crisis of Civilization” Fast advances in brain science, supported by government’s fundings of billions of dollars and euros, resulted since the…

Hagia Sophia: Religion As Politics [Christopher Black – New Eastern Outlook, 07.24.2020]

Sultan Abdul Hamid II, in the face of a rising secular nationalism in the late 1800s, that culminated in the Young Turk movement, tried to restore the influence…

What Lies Ahead [Jack Rasmus, 07.17.2020]

On July 6, 2020 I posted my extended view and analysis why the 3rd quarter US GDP would falter–and lead to a W-shape recovery, as it typical of…

The Great Reset Fraud [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 07.15.2020]

Like everyone, I would love to live in a pollution-free world. I would love to see human civilization strike a balance with nature and at the risk of…

IMF Conditionalities Contribute to Shortage of Health Workers [Lawrence Freeman – Africa and the World, 07.14.2020]

As I have told my friends for many years, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is incapable of helping nations grow their economies. I do not believe the IMF…

India should not participate in Washington-led anti-China coalition [Lucas Leiroz de Almeida – InfoBrics, 13.07.2020]

Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. For years, the US, Japan and India have maintained Malabar military exercises on…

75 Years Ago: When Szilard Tried to Halt Dropping Atomic Bombs Over Japan [Greg Mitchell – AlterNet, 07.02.2020]

As this troubled summer rolls along, and the world begins to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the creation, and use, of the first atomic bombs, many special, or…

It’s Not Just Meat: Covid-19 Puts All Food-System Workers in Peril [Stan Cox – Literary Hub, 06.10.2020]

Stan Cox on Building a More Humane, Robust Way of Putting Food on the Table Covid-19 outbreaks are now reaching far beyond the meatpacking industry. Migrant farmworkers in fruit orchards…

WHO’s Conflict of Interest? [David Macilwain – American Herald Tribune, 06.30.2020]

Last week the French National Assembly convened an inquiry into the “genealogy and chronology”  of the Coronavirus crisis to examine the evident failures in its handling and will interview government…

UK Foot and Mouth Disease [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 06.24.2020]

In 2001, an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease ravaged the British farming industry. Exports from the UK of live animals, meat and dairy products were banned by other nations,…

Were COVID-19 and COVID-20 Created in a US Lab? [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 06.21.2020]

It was amusing to watch the emergence of this debate on the US-China stage. The Chinese were understandably unwilling to be blamed for the emergence of a virus…

Community Control of the Police – and a Whole Lot More [Glen Ford – Black Agenda Report, 06.18.2020]

Abolition of the police begins with community control, in which community representatives not only hire, fire and oversee the cops, but decide the nature of the policing that…

Bob Dylan’s Explosive Song “Murder Most Foul”, History of the JFK Assassination and “The Interview” [Edward Curtin – Global Research, 06.15.2020]

Imagine this: A so-called presidential historian for a major television network publishes an interview in the most famous newspaper in the world with the most famous singer/songwriter in…

Parallels between Minneapolis and Jerusalem are more than skin deep [Jonathan Cook, 06.11.2020]

In a world of depleting resources and contracting economies, states are preparing for future uprisings by a growing underclass It is hard to ignore the striking parallels between…

The CIA coup against ‘the most loyal ally’ is history’s warning in 2020 [John Pilger, 06.02.2020]

The Australian High Court has ruled that correspondence between the Queen and the Governor-General of Australia, her viceroy in the former British colony, is no longer “personal” and…

The Next American Revolution? Anticipated Civil Unrest [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 11.27.2019]

Preparing For Civil War? US authorities have for decades become increasingly prepared for mass civil disturbances resulting from government and corporate attacks on American society. We can recall…

The World Desperately Needs the Wisdom of Bobby Kennedy Now More Than Ever [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 06.04.2020]

Today’s fires which have spread across America in the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the knee of Minnesota police officer Derick Chauvin has presented America with the…

The Movement Gets BIG – and Its Enemies Reveal Themselves [Glen Ford – Black Agenda Report, 06.04.2020]

The decrepit racial capitalist order appears to be unraveling under the weight of coronavirus, economic depression, and a quantitative leap in people’s willingness to confront power through the…

Food and Agroecology: Coping with Future Shocks [Colin Todhunter – Global Research, 06.03.2020]

The food crisis that could follow in the wake of the various lockdowns that were implemented on the back of the coronavirus may have long-lasting consequences. We are…

Please Sign the Open Letter [Craig Murray, 06.01.2020]

I should be grateful if you would join Noam Chomsky, Yanis Varoufakis, David Hare, Roger Waters, Robert Black, Kristinn Hrnafsson, Christine Assange and many others in signing the…

The Blue Plague and Black Death [Glen Ford – Black Agenda Report, 05.27.2020]

George Floyd’s death by Blue Plague in Minneapolis was widely condemned by the same parties that have encouraged and funded the spread of the fatal contagion. The pathogen…

Beating Swords to Plowshares [Kathy Kelly – Voices for Creative Nonviolence, 05.30.2020]

Inscribed on a wall across from the United Nations in New York City are ancient words of incalculable yearning: “They will beat their swords into plowshares    and…

Minnesota National Guard and State Police Deployed in Twin Cities Rebellion [Abayomi Azikiwe – Pan-African News Wire, 05.29.2020]

Third Precinct station razed while unrest spreads to St. Paul and other municipalities around the United States A cell phone videotaped deadly encounter between African American George Floyd…

Rwanda: “Victoire Ingabire Should Be Arrested at Least, Killed at Best” [Ann Garrison – Black Agenda Report, 05.27.2020]

The life of the woman who leads Rwanda’s most prominent opposition to Paul Kagame’s dictatorship is being publicly threatened in the wake of the killing of many of…

Poisons Mean Extinction: For Bees and Humanity [Vandana Shiva – Navdanya International, 05.19.2020]

“Protecting bees is an ecological duty, pushing them to extinction is an ecological crime. The threat to bees is a threat to humanity”. Vandana Shiva “If the bee…

Two Fictions of Mainstream Economics [Jack Rasmus, 05.24.2020]

Mainstream economics consistently fails to predict the future. I’m talking about those ‘schools’ of mis-thought, ranging from Paul Krugman on the ‘left’ to Glenn Hubbard and other apologists…

As Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine takes the lead, its chief medical officer’s recent promotion of “gene-editing vaccines” comes to light [Whitney Webb – The Last American Vagabond, 05.18.2020]

Moderna’s chief medical officer has described the company’s products as “hacking the software of life” and permanently altering a person’s genetic code. If Moderna is poised to bring…

A Circle in the Darkness: Post-War Europe [Patrick Lawrence – Consortium News, 05.17.2020]

Diana Johnstone’s newly-published memoir offers an incisive, gritty, politically alert, and expansive account of post-war Europe, reports Patrick Lawrence in this interview with the author Diana Johnstone first…

A New Pandemic? Two Trailblazing COVID-19 Researchers Dead in a Month [Robert Bridge – Strategic Culture Foundation, 05.17.2020]

Academia does not really have a reputation for being riddled with violence and sudden unexplained deaths. Yet at the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic, two young pioneering researchers…

Bill Gates’ and Rockefeller Foundation’s Plan to Track Americans [Dr. Joseph Mercola, 05.13.2020]

Bill Gates — who invests in the same industries he gives charitable donations to, and who promotes a global public health agenda that benefits the companies he’s invested…

Brazilian Indigenous Peoples Confront Double Threat of COVID-19 and Bolsonaro’s Policies [Gabriel Leão – CounterPunch, 05.14.2020]

After six days of fighting for his life in an intensive care unit in a Amazonas state hospital, a 15-year-old Yanomami teenage boy died in April 9 from…

A Cautionary Tale About the WHO [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 05.10.2020]

There appears to be no shortage of claims from multiple informed and independent sources that the WHO has two primary functions, the first as a tool for world…

Remembrance of a Miracle at the United Nations: Father Miguel d’Escoto Brockmann, President of the SixtyThird UN General Assembly, 2008-2009 [Carla Stea – Global Research, 05.07.2020]

“I do not represent the G7, or the G20, or the P5, I represent the G192, all the member states belonging to the United Nations. All 192 are…

A Message from Larry Romanoff – A Change of Venue [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 05.03.2020]

I wrote an article on March 19, 2020, titled, “All Truth Has Three Stages”, listing them thus: First, it is ignored. Second, it is widely ridiculed. Third, it…

Australia: The “Building 7” of the COVID 19 Pandemic [David Macilwain – American Herald Tribune, 04.26.2020]

Seven hours after the Twin Towers came down, and before the transfixed and terrified New Yorkers had any idea who or why jet liners had flown into them,…

Dissident British ex-diplomat Craig Murray indicted for blog posts in Kafkaesque case [Ben Norton – The Grayzone, 04.27.2020]

Craig Murray, a former UK diplomat turned anti-war activist, has been charged with contempt of court for writing blog posts. He faces a possible two years in jail,…

The Myth of V-Shape Economic Recovery [Jack Rasmus, 04.29.2020]

The spin is in! Trump administration economic ‘message bearers’, Steve Mnuchin, US Treasury Secretary, and Kevin Hasset, senior economic adviser to Trump, this past Sunday on the Washington…

Cuba Continues African Solidarity in COVID-19 Battle [Abayomi Azikiwe – Global Research, 04.30.2020]

Medical team arrives in South Africa as other delegations spread throughout the continent High-ranking governmental and military leaders in the Republic of South Africa greeted a Cuban medical…

Assange extradition: Espionage is the Charge, But He’s Really Accused of Sedition [Joe Lauria – Consortium News, 04.26.2020]

The U.S. is trying to extradite Julian Assange to stand trial for espionage, but even though sedition is no longer on the books, that’s what the U.S. is…

What Did U.S. Intel Really Know About the ‘Chinese’ Virus? [Pepe Escobar – Strategic Culture Foundation, 04.21.2020]

Hybrid War 2.0 on China, a bipartisan U.S. operation, is already reaching fever pitch. Its 24/7 full spectrum infowar arm blames China for everything coronavirus-related – doubling as…

Rembrandt’s Resurrection of Christ as a Guiding Light for Today’s World [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 04.18.2020]

Today, the world finds itself moving through a turbulent transformation between two systems. Collapsing at a faster rate every day are the foundations of a failed imperial world…

The Self-Centered Rich Country Response to Pandemics and Crises is Wrecking Poor Countries [Tamara Pearsons – CounterPunch, 04.17.2020]

I’m squatting on a round piece of concrete, and a 72-year-old man is sitting in the gutter, his walking stick beside him. He tells me that after being…

Part 2: A Paradigm Shift – COVID-19 Needs a Criminal Investigation [Larry Romanoff, 04.15.2020]

This article follows from Part 1: “The US Government Declares War on America”, which listed a 70-year history of the US military and CIA having performed secret and…

The US Government Declares War on America – Biological, Chemical, and Radiation “Experiments” on Americans [Larry Romanoff, 04.12.2020]

This article is Part 1 of 2. It provides the background and some necessary context as an introduction for what follows, an environment of secret US military activity…

Coronavirus: The Great Geopolitical Leveller [Johanna Ross – InfoBrics, 04.06.2020]

Coronavirus is indiscriminate. We have seen young and old affected, rich and poor. In the UK alone, we have seen the Prime Minister himself succumb to it and…

Standing on the Precipice of Martial Law [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 04.03.2020]

In my recent paper Why Assume There Will Be a 2020 Election?, I took the opportunity of today’s multifaceted crisis in order to revisit an important Wall Street…

COVID-19: Haiti on Precipice as Virus and US-Imposed Leadership Take Their Toll [Jeb Sprague and Nazaire St. Fort – The Grayzone, 04.03.2020]

Many must get infected in the street rather than die by hunger at home Haitian President Jovenel Moïse announced on March 19 that two citizens in Haiti had…

Covid 19 & the FORGOTTEN Working Class [Jack Rasmus, 04.01.2020]

We hear a lot these days about providing benefits and income for the tens of millions of workers who are being laid off, required to ‘stay in place’…

Midnight on Planet Lockdown: Dylan strikes again [Pepe Escobar – Asia Times, 03.28.2020]

Like a shot ricocheting at Heaven’s Door, Bob Dylan has released a masterpiece dissecting JFK’s assassination What spectacular timing. Like a shot ricocheting at Heaven’s Door as a…

Cuba Leads by Revolutionary Example Ramona WadiStrategic Culture Foundation03.27.2020

“We have more physicians working abroad than practically any other country in the world, not because we are exporting anything but simply because we want to participate in…

Assange Bail Application Today [Craig Murray, 03.25.2020]

Unfortunately I am in lockdown at home in Edinburgh and cannot get down to Westminster Magistrates Court for Julian Assange’s urgent bail application today. Several hearings ago, Magistrate…

COVID-19: Targeting Italy and South Korea? “The Chain of Transmission of Infection” [Larry Romanoff – Global Research, 03.21.2020]

A high-level Italian virologist, Giuseppe Remuzzi, has published papers in the Lancet and other articles in which he states facts not hitherto known.(1) The doctor stated that Italian…

COVID-19: All Truth Has Three Stages [Larry Romanoff – Global Research, 03.19.2020]

First, it is ignored. Second, it is widely ridiculed. Third, it is accepted as self-evident.  With COVID-19, we have now entered Stage 2. At first, the media ignored…

An Economic Recovery Program – Theirs vs. Mine [Jack Rasmus, 03.15.2020]

The Coronavirus has been wrecking the US and global economies. While focus has been on addressing the biological devastation wrought by the virus, the economic devastation keeps growing….

Standing at the Precipice of a Financial Collapse: Time for a 21st Century Pecora Commission [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 03.16.2020]

As Republican and democrat politicians hold emergency meetings to decide how to avoid a meltdown of Wall Street, the smell of hyperinflation looms in the air as much…

Memorandum: In Rwanda a peaceful disagreement with the ruling party is criminalised [Victoire Ingabire & Bernard Ntaganda, 17.03.2020]

I. Introduction One of the most important tasks of the Opposition is to scrutinise the work of the government constantly in order to make it accountable to the…

China locked in hybrid war with US [Pepe Escobar – Asia Times, 03.17.2020]

Fallout from Covid-19 outbreak puts Beijing and Washington on a collision course Among the myriad, earth-shattering geopolitical effects of coronavirus, one is already graphically evident. China has re-positioned…

China Sends Medical Experts to Support Italy and Spain’s Fight Against Coronavirus [Steve Sweeney – Morning Star, 03.13.2020]

Rome blasts the EU for ignoring its pleas for help China has sent a team of medical experts and aid to support Italy and Spain in their fight…

Federal judge orders Chelsea Manning’s release from jail [Kevin Gosztola – Shadowproof, 03.12.2020]

Federal judge Anthony Trenga ordered a jail in Alexandria, Virginia, to release United States Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning. The order came after the grand jury investigating WikiLeaks was…

Evo Morales, candidate for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize [Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, 03.03.2020]

It is an honor for me to present before this Committee the candidature of a union and social leader, the first indigenous President of Latin America, who managed…

No Weapon Left Behind: The American Hybrid War on China [Pepe Escobar – Strategic Culture Foundation, 02.21.2020]

The New Silk Roads – or Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – were launched by President Xi Jinping in 2013, first in Central Asia (Nur-Sultan) and then Southeast…

Julian Assange must be freed, not betrayed [John Pilger, 02.18.2020]

On Saturday, there will be a march from Australia House in London to Parliament Square, the centre of British democracy. People will carry pictures of the Australian publisher…

“Sublime Madness”: Anarchists, Psychiatric Survivors, Emma Goldman & Harriet Tubman [Bruce E. Levine – CounterPunch, 02.14.2020]

When the state becomes chillingly evil—enacting a Fugitive Slave Act to criminalize those helping to free slaves, or financing prisons and wars for the benefit of sociopathic profiteers—and…

Leftist Neo-McCarthyite Witchhunters Hypocritically Mourn the Death of Kirk Douglas [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 02.09.2020]

Hollywood film legend Kirk Douglas’ passing on February 5th at the age of 103 has resulted in a sickening level of hypocrisy from the leftist mainstream media outlets. These…

Biological Weapons: A Useful and Timely Factual Overview [Larry Romanoff – Global Research, 02.07.2020]

The US government and its many agencies and educational and health institutions, have for many decades conducted intensive research into biological warfare, in many cases strongly focused on…

The Pornification of America: How Young Girls Are Being Groomed by Sexual Predators [John W. Whitehead – The Rutherford Institute, 02.05.2020]

“The brutal reality is that a predator doesn’t have to be in the same room, building, or even country to abuse a child. And that’s what they’re doing…

China’s Coronavirus: A Global Health Emergency is Launched. What are the Facts [Larry Romanoff – Moon of Shanghai, 01.31.2020]

While this coronavirus is indeed serious and is causing deaths, one wonders if the responses, especially in the West, are reaching out of control. Canada, with a population…

As Coronavirus Spreads So Does Anti-Chinese Racism [Alan Macleod – MintPress News, 01.31.2020]

Similar to how Ebola was racialized as a distinctly African illness, news of the coronavirus has led to an outbreak of anti-Chinese sentiment across the West. Facing the…

England Came and Went, Leaving Europe in a Mess. UK Leaves EU [Diana Johnstone – Global Research, 01.31.2020]

Whew. Finally, at last, the United Kingdom is formally leaving the European Union on January 31.  Here in Paris, the champions of French withdrawal from the EU are…

The Troubling Decline of International Law [Craig Murray, 01.24.2020]

While it is true that rogue states – most notably the USA – have always posed a threat to the rule of international law, I see no serious…

China’s New Coronavirus: An Examination of the Facts [Larry Romanoff – Global Research, 01.25.2020]

The Western mass media have discussed the new corona virus that began in the city of Wuhan in Central China but, apart from repetitive small details and the…

Why Americans—and the World—Ought to Be Concerned About Julian Assange’s Extradition Case [Nozomi Hayase – Common Dreams, 01.19.2020]

The indictment of Assange is recognized by many free speech groups as the most important press freedom case of our time. Yet, with mainstream media blackout and utter…

Who Targeted Ukraine Airlines Flight 752? Iran Shot It Down But There May Be More to the Story [Philip Giraldi – American Herald Tribune, 01.15.2020]

The claim that Major General Qassem Soleimani was a “terrorist” on a mission to carry out an “imminent” attack that would kill hundreds of Americans turned out to…

Argentina: Facing Another Debt Crisis [Eric Toussaint and Renaud Vivien – CADTM, 12.18.2019]

Let us remember that when Macri started his mandate in December 2015 he accepted all the injunctions formulated by a New York magistrate, who had ruled in the…

The Kerfuffle War – Trump’s Iran De-escalation Succeeds [Joaquin Flores – Strategic Culture Foundation, 01.09.2020]

Just like that, it was over. General Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff called it ‘a kerfuffle’. A letter was sent to their Iraqi peers…

Iraq: The October Revolution of 2019 and the Iran-US Conflict [Dirk Adriaensens – Global Research, 01.03.2020]

Iraq is home to thousands of US troops and is also home to powerful Iranian-backed militias. The fear is that Iraq could become the battleground of a war…

AMLO, A New Hope for Mexico [Rick Sterling – Task Force on the Americas, 11.30.2019]

With 129 million people, Mexico is the 10th most populous country in the world. It has the largest population of any Spanish speaking country. It has the 15th…

Syria, Washington and the Kurds [Tim Anderson – American Herald Tribune, 12.31.2019]

With the defeat of ISIS and Nusra, the exposure of the ‘White Helmets’ and the various Chemical Weapons stunts, and with the collapse of ‘Rojava’, Washington is fast…

The West’s Present Misconduct Has a Long History [James O’Neill – New Eastern Outlook, 12.28.2019]

One of the persistent themes of western political leaders is that they support the notion of “the rule of law”. By this they generally mean the system of…

Media, Human Rights Groups Silent Over Politically-Motivated Murder of Journalist in Bolivia [Alan Macleod – MintPress News, 12.20.2019]

Sebastian Moro’s last known words before he was found were denouncing the kidnappings of government officials and mob attacks on journalists and media outlets. Argentinian journalist Sebastian Moro…

The Child That Christmas Forgot: How Would Jesus Fare in the American Police State? [John W. Whitehead – The Rutherford Institute, 12.16.2019]

“Once upon a midnight clear, there was a child’s cry, a blazing star hung over a stable, and wise men came with birthday gifts. We haven’t forgotten that…

Shaping Public Opinion: The New York Times’ Long History of Endorsing US-Backed Coups [Alan MacLeod – MintPress News, 11.27.2019]

The New York Times Editorial Board, it seems, rarely meets a coup backed by the US government that it doesn’t approve of Bolivian President Evo Morales was overthrown…

Interview with Quim Torra, President of the government of Catalonia [Thomas Harrington – Village, 10.30.2019]

Up until two years ago Joaquim ‘Quim’ Torra was a business executive and cultural activist who had never been involved in electoral politics.  However, when the Spanish central…

Unspeakable Memories: The Day John Kennedy Died [Edward Curtin – Global Research, 11.22.2019]

There is a vast literature on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, who died on a November 22nd Friday like this in 1963.  I have contributed my small…

The Rise of Militant Religious Right in Latin America [Wayne Madsen – Strategic Culture Foundation, 11.20.2019]

The recent coup d’état in Bolivia that overthrew President Evo Morales was not merely a standard right-wing putsch aided and abetted by the US Central Intelligence Agency but…

Ecuador: The Restoration of Neoliberalism and the Monroe Doctrine [Birsen Filip – Global Research, 11.10.2019]

On November 7, 2019, the National Court of Justice of Ecuador ratified the preventive detention of former president Rafael Correa, along with a number of his former officials. Immediately…

Creation of a political party in Rwanda, called “Development And Liberty For All – UMURINZi” [Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza, 11.09.2019]

After having served the FDU INKINGI Party for thirteen years; Considering that time comes to take my leave in order to give away to my successor to continue…