Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The legacy of infinite war

Special ops, generational struggle, and the Cooperstown of commandos.

“Nothing short of a slaughter”: 1 million Syrians in Aleppo under siege with no...

The United Nations is warning nearly 1 million Syrians are living under siege, double the number last year.

Trump’s attack on Syria; a wag the dog or a false flag operation?

If Trump had any credibility then perhaps his account of what happened might not even be questioned.

Failed States and States of Failure

We have no idea what it means at this point in history to turn a region, city by city, country by country, into something like a vast failed state and then continue to bomb the rubble.

Iran Debate: Clinton Steps Up to Oppose The Demagogues

Iran was the subject of one of the most troubling moments in Hillary's 2008 campaign, when she promised to "totally obliterate" that country if the mullahs ever attacked Israel with a nuclear weapon. Has she changed at all?

Trump’s bluster at the UN shows he doesn’t understand North Korea at all

The practical reality is this: To de-escalate this situation, the United States must be prepared to swallow its hubris and sit down with North Korea.

Trump’s Organization did Business with Iranian Bank Later Linked to Terrorism

GOP nominee has slammed Clinton for cutting ‘deals with our foreign adversaries’

Will Congress reclaim war powers and end US military involvement in Saudi-led war in...

"The Senate will be able, for the first time, to debate and vote on a check on Trump's war-making in Yemen"

Whether Sauds, in Effect, Own the U.S. Government

“A dollar paid by a member of the Saudi royal family (or any other foreigner) smells just as sweet to a U.S. Government official as does a dollar paid by an American, especially in the current era of untraceable offshore accounts.”

Burning Raqqa

The U.S. war against civilians in Syria.