Category: IMPERIALISM

PHILIPPINES: Western Media is Distorting Reality, People and Army Unite to Battle “ISIS”

The Western establishment media and various servile NGOs (including those which are “defending human rights” in several rebellious and independent-minded countries) consistently demonize President Duterte, an anti-imperialist, progressive leader who enjoys well over 80 percent approval rating. It is noREAD ON

American nightmare: Nine immigrants suffocate to death in trailer left in Texas parking lot

BONUS FEATURE El Norte Miraculously we found this film on YouTube. Enjoy while it lasts. Amid reports that some of the migrants had fled the parking lot, police and immigration authorities launched a manhunt, searching the surrounding area for escapedREAD ON

Lament in an Insane World – Saudi Arabia: The Tragedy of the “Ships of the Desert.” Stateless, Expelled Camels.

In wars, embargoes and disputes affecting borders, animals too are often victims, if ignored and forgotten ones. Also forgotten are Trump’s repeated campaign commitments that the US would no longer murderously meddle in policies in far away places. Indeed, theREAD ON

In Defense of Caitlin Johnstone

As Naomi Klein has convincingly argued, the political left—the biggest advocate of deliberative democracy—is marginalized at a time when humanity needs our voices most. The worst of CP is everything that contributes to the marginalization. Such as “poisoning the wells”READ ON

ISIS

The Massacre of Mosul: More Than 40,000 Civilians Feared DeadAs

Mr Zebari accuses the government in Baghdad, of which he was until recently a member, of not doing enough to relieve the suffering. “Sometimes you might think the government is indifferent to what has happened,” he said. He doubts ifREAD ON

• Japan’s Legacy of War Crimes in China

The physician-/torturer-in-charge was lieutenant-general Ishii Shiro whose name has not been accorded the widespread infamy of the German SS physician/torturer Josef Mengele. Proceeding further in the museum, a photo captured my attention. There were six rows of people, men andREAD ON

The Idiot’s Tale: Signifying What, Exactly?

Don’s sister Ivanka, whom Trump seems smitten by, described what it was like when Daddy decided to play his satyr-like pranks with the kids, often on the ski slopes in Aspen. “We were sort of bred to be competitive,” Ivanka recalled. “DadREAD ON