Biden Isn’t Ending The Afghanistan War, He’s Privatizing It

By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Covert Action Magazine. -

On April 14, President Joe Biden announced that he would end the U.S.’s longest war and withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist [...]

Tax Resisters Divert Their Money From War To Human Welfare

By Ella Fassler, Truthout. -

President Biden’s foreign policy to date is largely indistinguishable from Trump’s. His administration hasn’t reversed tortuous sanctions against Iran, the United States continues to [...]

From RussiaGate To UkraineGate: Route To Apocalypse

By Oliver Boyd-Barrett, Mintpress News. -

Kiev, Ukraine - Within three months of the ascendancy of Joseph Biden to the presidency of the United States, the world teeters on the edge of nuclear war, whether by design or accident, as [...]

Why Biden’s New Russian Sanctions Are Shortsighted

By Anatol Lieven, Responsible Statecraft. -

The Biden administration’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan is a wise and morally courageous one. It refuses to inherit and continue a disastrous American tradition in foreign [...]

Biden Drops Afghan Mess To Target China, Russia

By Finian Cunningham, Sputnik News. -

President Joe Biden’s administration is the sixth one to have presided over the 20-year US war in Afghanistan. And he is the fourth president to have overseen America’s “longest war”. Two [...]

Biden Administration’s September 11 Withdrawal Plan Violates Peace Agreement

By Black Alliance for Peace, Popular Resistance. -

Members of the Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) criticized U.S. President Joe Biden's announcement Wednesday that he would pull troops from Afghanistan on September 11, 2021, thereby violating a [...]

For JCPOA Re-entry, Biden Must Tear Down This Sanctions Wall

By Tyler Cullis and Trita Parsi, Responsible Statecraft. -

It was clear from the outset: Returning to the Iran Nuclear Deal was not a matter of nuclear technicalities or diplomatic savvy. It was and remains primarily a matter of political will and [...]

We Need Jobs And Healthcare, Not More Money For Bombs And Bullets.

Today, the Biden Administration released their budget proposal for Federal discretionary spending in Fiscal Year 2022. This included a proposal for a $753,000,000,000 Pentagon budget, an increase [...]

Biden Administration Allows Oil To Continue Flowing Through Dakota Access Pipeline

By Earth Justice. -

Washington, DC - Speaking before a federal judge today, representatives from the Biden administration’s U.S. Army Corps of Engineers indicated that the agency will not shutter the Dakota Access [...]

Intelligence Report Equates Anarchists With Right-Wing Militias

By Kristian Williams, Truthout. -

Mainstream Democrats are in a hawkish mood when it comes to “domestic terrorism.” That is bad news for the left. Immediately upon taking office, President Biden “tasked the director of [...]

The US Can’t Control The World

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

As this columnist has pointed out, Joe Biden’s foreign policy differs little from that of his predecessor Donald Trump. The imperatives of the United States hegemon require treating the rest of [...]

Veteran Intelligence Professionals For Sanity On Avoiding War In Ukraine

By Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, AntiWar.com. -

We last communicated with you on December 20, 2020, when you were President-elect. At that time, we alerted you to the dangers inherent in formulating a policy toward Russia built on a [...]

Meeting To Revive Iran Nuclear Deal Begins In Vienna

By Telesur English. -

The Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)—the Iran nuclear deal—resumed talks in Vienna on Tuesday, with the lifting of sanctions on Iran and nuclear implementation [...]

‘Progressives’ In The US Are Openly Supporting Biden’s War On Syria

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The Biden administration is doubling down on aggression toward Syria and a small group of progressives is openly supporting US intervention. Clearing the FOG speaks with Max Blumenthal of The [...]

Indigenous Youth Rally To Demand Biden Stop Pipelines

By Jen Deerinwater, Truthout. -

On Thursday, the fifth anniversary of the founding of the Sacred Stone Camp on the Standing Rock Sioux Indian Reservation to resist the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), frontline Indigenous youth [...]