Ignorant, Arrogant And All-Pretentious

By Habib Ahmadzadeh, CODEPINK. -

In Rumi’s Book Three of Masnavi, there is a story that goes as follows: Once, Jesus Christ was running away. His disciples, who had never seen Him like that, asked Him the reason, and He replied, [...]

The Russians Are(n’t) Coming!

By Maj. Danny Sjursen (USA Ret.), AntiWar.com. -

In America’s Emerald City these days, if there’s even a hint of a war-wind-down, imperial-deescalation, or military budget-cuts, Washington’s (non-dribbling) Wizards have a ready response: [...]

Are Russia And US Different When It Comes To Election Meddling?

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

On this week’s installment of “Scheer Intelligence,” Robert Scheer challenges guest David Shimer on the fundamental conclusions of his new book, “Rigged: America, Russia and 100 Years of Covert [...]

Honestly, People In The US Couldn’t Care Less About Hong Kong

By Andre Vltchek, Popular Resistance. -

I just spent two weeks in the United States, investigating, analyzing the situation there. I worked in Washington D.C., Minneapolis, where Mr. George Floyd was murdered by deranged cops, in [...]

The Beginning Of The US-Iran Hot War?

By Sina Toossi, Informed Comment. -

Washington, DC – “Americans should not blame others in vain,” Iranian general Esmail Gha’ani has declared, “this is a fire they have lit and today has engulfed them.” Gha’ani, a veteran military [...]

US – China Conflict Puts Allies In Crossfire

By Finian Cunningham, RT. -

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is calling for “an alliance of democracies” to confront China. It amounts to a new Cold War in which nations are being forced to side either with Washington or [...]

Is The United States A Failing State? A Failed State?

By Richard Falk, Global Justice in the 21st Century. -

To ask whether the United States, the world’s dominant military power, is ‘a failing state’ should cause worldwide anxiety. Such a state, analogous to a wounded animal, is a global menace of [...]

Iran Condemns US For Dangerous Mid-Air Harassment Of Civilian Plane

By Jessica Corbett, Commondreams. -

In yet another display of the heightened tension between Iran and the United States under President Donald Trump, several passengers on an Iranian commercial plane were reportedly injured [...]

The Undeclared War Against Iran

By Paul R. Pillar, Responsible Statecraft. -

A series of violent attacks, involving explosions and fires, has been hitting Iran. The incidents have been too frequent and intense to be random accidents. They are part of an organized [...]

US – China Spat Over Quarantine And Consulates

By Moon of Alabama. -

On Tuesday the U.S. government ordered the closure of the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas. The move comes amongst a slew of factless accusations of Chinese hacking and surveillance. While [...]

US Orders China To Shut Down Its Houston Consulate In 72 Hours

By Sputnik News. -

The United States has asked China to close its Passport and Visa Office at the China Consulate General in Houston, Texas, according to the Global Times editor-in-chief, as cited by [...]

The Human Cost Of Nuclear Tests

By John Letman, The Diplomat. -

July 16 - Seventy-five years ago today, the United States conducted the Trinity test, the world’s first nuclear detonation. In the ensuing years, the U.S. ultimately conducted more than 1,000 [...]

All Confusion And Contradictions In Trump’s Apocalyptic America

By Andre Vltchek, Popular Resistance. -

Americans are angry. I suspected they would be, but I got confirmation that they are, all over the place: in Miami, Washington D.C., Baltimore, Minneapolis, New York, and Boston. Basically, [...]

Trump’s Harsh Sanctions Lead To Iran-China Partnership

By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout. -

China and Iran have drafted a “sweeping economic and security partnership,” according to The New York Times. China will get a regular, heavily discounted supply of Iranian oil for the next 25 [...]

Ajamu Baraka: Race, Class And US Protests Today

By Look Left Online. -

Speaking at an event organised by the Workers’ Party, the national organiser of the Black Alliance for Peace and the 2016 Green Party candidate for vice president said that: “The current ongoing [...]