Is It Really All That Surprising That Trump Wants Brazil In NATO?

By Andrew Korybko, -

Brazilian President Bolsonaro’s first visit to the US made global headlines after Trump announced that he intends to designate his South American partner as a “Major Non-NATO Ally” (MNNA) and [...]

Trump Cancels Reports On Civilian Deaths In US Drone Strikes

By Staff, -

US President Donald Trump has revoked the executive order requiring public reports on civilian casualties in drone strikes carried out by the CIA, as well as US military. The new executive order, [...]

The Trump – Kim Summit In Hanoi – Was Trump Forced To Walk?

By Peter Koenig, -

Yes, Mr. Trump had to walk. As he didn’t get his way, he had the audacity to get up and walk out of a meeting with Kim Jong-un, the President of the DPRK, of North Korea. As arrogant as it [...]

Giving The Bomb To Saudi Arabia’s Dr. Strangelove

By Chris Hedges, -

The most dangerous foreign policy decision of the Trump administration—and I know this is saying a lot—is its decision to share sensitive nuclear technology with Saudi Arabia and authorize U.S. [...]

Non-Military Federal Agencies Under Trump Expand Already Enormous Arsenals

By Whitney Webb, -

WASHINGTON — The massive purchases of ammo and weapons by non-military federal agencies, like the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), that first began under [...]

Pence Threatens War In Venezuela At Colombia Summit: “There Is No Turning Back”

By Eric London, -

US Vice President Mike Pence delivered a bellicose speech before representatives of 14 Latin American countries at a meeting of the Lima Group in Bogotá, Colombia, yesterday. The remarks were [...]

Trump Threatens A Second Embargo Of Cuba

By Marjorie Cohn, -

The Trump administration is threatening to unleash a flood of lawsuits involving Cuba, which no U.S. president has ever done. It has set a deadline of March 2 to announce whether it will [...]

Proof Trump Administration Is Guilty Of Silencing Julian Assange

By Angel Fox, -

Folks, don’t let his administration fool you, the proof is in the pudding and the pudding leaves a bad taste in your mouth. Men like Mike Pompeo, and VP Mike Pence are so guilty of the 8-month [...]

Immigrants Aren’t The Emergency

By Sarah Schulz, -

Midland, Michigan, where my husband and I are raising our two young children, is a small town surrounded by rural communities. Many of us living here have seen, generation-by-generation, that [...]

What Did Elliott Abrams Have To Do With The El Mozote Massacre?

By Raymond Bonner, -

In a testy exchange with Elliott Abrams on Wednesday, Representative Ilhan Omar resurrected the memory of El Salvador’s El Mozote massacre, one of the worst mass killings in modern Latin American [...]

Trump Declares Global War On Socialism

By Bill Van Auken, -

US President Donald Trump unleashed a global tirade against socialism at a Florida university Monday, in which he targeted Venezuela as the front line in this fascistic crusade. Delivered to a [...]

The FBI Came Close To Staging A Coup

By John Kiriakou, -

Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, in an explosive interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes,” said that in early 2017,  in the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s firing of former FBI Director [...]

Nationwide Rallies Denounce #FakeTrumpEmergency And President’s Anti-Immigrant Agenda

By Andrea Germanos, -

The ACLU was swift in its announcement of intent to sue, doing so on Friday. "Let's get something straight upfront," wrote the organization's deputy legal director, Cecillia Wang. "There is no [...]

Trump’s Wall & National Emergency Declaration Coming

By Jack Rasmus, -

Just leaked today that Senator McConnell, Trump’s echo, has indicated that Trump will declare a national emergency today, even as he signs a compromise bill with Pelosi and the Dems to fully fund [...]

Venezuela – Media Find Trump’s Coup Plan Does Not Work

By Staff, -

The U.S. coup planners and their Venezuelan puppets had hoped that the Venezuelan military would jump to their side. That was wishful thinking and unlikely to happen. They also thought up some [...]