Category: BRITISH/ EU/ NATO COMPLICITY

Jim Kavanagh on Unlearned Lessons: The Wages of Our Sordid Libyan Crimes

Parting thought: “War on ISIS alway a pretext & sham. Could have [easily] beat ISIS by partnering with its strongest opponents-Syria, Russia, Iran & Hezbollah…” Ignoring or putting aside what the U.S. does in Libya, or Iraq, or Syria, orREAD ON

The Single Party French State … as the Majority of Voters Abstain

Since Macron successfully lured two Republican politicians into prominent positions in his government – Edouard Philippe as Prime Minister and Bruno LeMaire as Economics Minister – it is hard even for the Republicans’ current leader, François Baroin, to explain justREAD ON

The US escalation in Syria and the threat of world war

The supposed rationality of capitalist ruling classes has again and again proven no deterrent to the outbreak of catastrophic wars. As former defense secretary Robert McNamara recalled in the documentary “Fog of War,” during the Cuban missile crisis, “Rational individuals”—Kennedy,READ ON

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Two-Fisted Democracy Power Revisited

America remains on course for oblivion and taking the rest of the world with her sometime later this century unless her corpocracy is ended and her course drastically changed to prevent one or more of these events from dooming ourREAD ON

Grenfell is a Monument to Tory Britain

What will future historians say about a culture in which there is more than enough money to pay for nuclear weapons, to finance the bombing of other countries, to fund tax cuts for the rich, but not enough to provideREAD ON

Global Detention

The destruction of Libya included massive bombing of civilian areas and an estimated death toll (including a high percentage of children) in the tens of thousands. Obama ordered troops to South Sudan, the Congo, and the Central African Republic…a de-factoREAD ON

All Islamic Terrorism Is Perpetrated by Fundamentalist Sunnis, Except Terrorism Against Israel

MAIN COVER IMAGE: The Saudi royals and their entourage. A force for backwardness and evil in the world.  Though U.S. President Donald Trump blames Shias, such as the leaders of Iran and of Syria, for what he calls “radical IslamicREAD ON