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Trump’s Plan B for Syria: Occupation and Intimidation

MIKE WHITNEY—The objective of forward deterrence is not to win the war, but to prevent the enemy from winning.  The ...
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US announces indefinite deployment of military forces in Syria

JAMES COGAN—The criminality, and hypocrisy, of the American ruling class has no limit. Amid the hysterical accusations of “Russian meddling” ...
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Germany, Israel, Palestine, Neo-Nazis, Refugees, Roger Waters, BDS, and “Antisemitism”: Very. Complicated.

GREGORY BARRETT—As we have seen, the government here brands most criticism of Israel, including virtually everything to do with the ...
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Rep. Gabbard Speaks Truth to Power About the Real Reason Korea Has Nukes

DAVE LINDORFF—Gabbard, [1] interviewed on ABC News, declared unambiguously that the reason that North Korea has worked so diligently to develop nuclear ...
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“Fractures, Fears and Failures:” World’s ruling elites stare into the abyss

BILL VAN AUKEN—The Bloomberg Billionaires Index published last month established that the fortunes of the world’s wealthiest 500 billionaires—many of ...
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Full Spectrum Arrogance: US Bases Spanning the Globe

DAVID SWANSON—“Y’know, I watch a lot of basketball games because the University of Virginia is so darn good and I’m ...
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El Salvador’s Worst Shitholes Are ‘Made in America’

My journalist’s hiking boots still have leftover feces and dirt from the ultimate shitholes of El Salvador: its mass graves ...
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North Korea – an Agent of Peace ?

PETER KOENIG—Could this be an eye-opener for the world, showing how fake the entire UN-operation has become, how subservient to ...
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Populism from the Left and the Militarization of Europe

JOSEF SKALA—To this day the left remains the victim of the so-called “new” thinking invented by Gorbachev and his associates ...
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Gabbard: North Korea Has Nukes Because They Saw What The US Did To Libya

CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—I won’t hold my breath, but I just wanted to remind my fellow humans that there are other options ...
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World War Three, by Mistake (The New Yorker)

ERIC SCHLOSSER— My greatest concern is the lack of public awareness about this existential threat, the absence of a vigorous ...
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Gabbard: ‘Unacceptable’ false alarm missile warning in Hawaii underscores need for talks with North Korea

The false ballistic missile warning in Hawaii was "unacceptable" and points to a need for President Donald Trump to negotiate ...
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