The Problem is Washington, Not North Korea

By Mike Whitney Negotiations aren’t possible because Washington refuses to sit down with a country which it sees as its inferior.  Instead, the US has strong-armed China to do its bidding by using their diplomats as interlocutors who are expected to convey Washington’s ultimatums as threateningly as possible.  The hope, of course, is that Pyongyang will cave in to Uncle Sam’s bullying and do what they are told. But theContinue reading

North Korea Implores South Koreans to Join ‘Anti-War’ Campaign Against US

Sputniknews © REUTERS/ KCNA On Friday, North Korea appealed to the people, organizations and political parties of South Korea to join them in their “anti-war” effort against the US. In a letter of plea, the Central Committee of the Korean Social Democratic Party wrote, “All the parties and people from all walks of life in South Korea should rise up in the anti-US, anti-war struggle for peace,Continue reading

THAAD: unpopular and unwise

CALEB T. MAUPIN Above main image: Photo taken on March 6, 2017 shows a part of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) battery arriving in South Korea. The photo was provided by the U.S. Forces Korea (USFK). [Photo/Xinhua] Imagine if over two thousand Chinese troops were stationed in Mexico. Imagine that alongside these troops were F-16 fighter aircraft and A-10Continue reading

Scandalous Scoundrel Media Big Lies on Syria…and Russia continue unabated

Dispatches from STEPHEN LENDMAN Meanwhile… where the hell is the European antiwar movement?  To answer that question, we can turn momentarily to what the Empire is doing through its malignant instrument for constant imperial war and aggrandizing, NATO, and the propaganda whores that keep the lies flowing… Russia Bashing at NATO Changing of the Guard Ceremony by Stephen Lendman  Continue reading