Category: AMERICAN STUDIES

Manchester Attacks: What Price Hypocrisy?

There are times when the truth is not enough, when only the unvarnished truth will do, and in the wake of the Manchester attack – in which at time of writing 22 people have been killed and 60 injured – we cannot avoid the conclusion that neither principle nor rationality is driving Western foreign policy in the Middle East, or asContinue reading

Seth Rich Family Rep Freaks Out About Kim Dotcom

Alexandra Bruce, Forbidden Knowledge However, Wheeler said on Hannity, that every time he spoke with DC Metro Police about connecting Seth Rich with WikiLeaks, he was immediately “shut down.” He notes that the FBI wouldn’t even be involved in a regular homicide unless there were an aspect of the case, linking it to something of national significance. Wheeler says that whenContinue reading

Trump calls for $1.7 trillion in social cuts

The unveiling of the budget underscores the reactionary character of the Democrats’ response to a gangster government headed by a fascistic-minded billionaire and composed of Wall Street bankers, far-right ideologues and generals. The Democratic Party has chosen to base its opposition to Trump not on his assault on working and poor people, his attacks on democratic rights, or his recklessContinue reading

Gregory Barrett—Can Democracy Save Us?

Does anyone really believe we are even crawling in the direction of real international cooperation with the democratic, pseudo-democratic, fake-democratic and fraudulent sham-democratic jockeying for power kicking up so much dust in the media and the world’s political capitals? Can anyone deny to me with a straight face that, every day, we race farther in exactly the opposite direction, withContinue reading