Category: ZIONCONS

As The CIA Resumes Arming Rebels, Trump Escalates Proxy War In Syria

Despite knowing its support was empowering extremists, the U.S. continued to do so, realizing that it was necessary in order for the goal of overthrowing the Syrian government to have any realistic chance of success. This created the situation today where the opposition is dominated by al-Qaeda and filled with sectarian extremists. Share This:

US and Turkey: The Balkanization of the Middle East

  For the past 20 years Washington has aggressively pursued the age-old imperial strategy of ‘divide and conquer’ throughout the Middle East, Southwest Asia and East Africa. Frustrated at its inability to control national policy of various independent nation- states, Washington used direct and indirect military force to destroy the central governments in the targeted nations and create patchworks ofContinue reading

“Over There”

 When the massacres came, we wondered….   We thought we were the “Over There” people. George M. Cohan sang us the way home: “We won’t come back till it’s over over there.”   We said we had to fight them “over there” so we wouldn’t have to fight them here. “Home” was mom and sweethearts and apple pie.   ItContinue reading

A Government of Morons

By Paul Craig Roberts Dateline: April 15, 2017  } Cover image: CIA head Mike Pompeo, a case of dangerous stupidity, or is it plain old corruption? To the extent that the UN participated in these war crimes along with Washington’s European, Canadian and Australian vassals, all are guilty of war crimes. Perhaps the UN itself should be arraigned before the WarContinue reading

The Dogs of War on a Leash? In South Korea, War Hysteria Is Seen as an American Problem

Reporting from Korea for The Nation, Tim Shorrock files a journalistic gem that educates and informs about a vital issue (literally) most Americans know next to nil.  Reproduced in toto in the service of world peace. We are of course indebted to The Nation for running these immensely important dispatches. This is the way mainstream journalism should be covering this issue, butContinue reading