US Role in Lebanon’s Crisis Goes Unrecognized

By As`ad AbuKhalil, Consortium News -

The bulk of Lebanon’s corrupt ruling class are clients of the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, not Iran. But this fact is too inconvenient for Western media to point out. Of all the underlying causes of [...]

Chomsky: Trump’s Actions On Syria Reflect The Foreign Policy Of A Con Man

By C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout.org -

Donald Trump’s handling of U.S. foreign policy with Syria has baffled and angered both the diplomatic and military establishments in the United States. Nonetheless, he continues to maintain power [...]

Survey: People In The US Want A More Progressive Foreign Policy, Including On Israel

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

During the recent Democratic debate in Ohio, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard asked Senator Elizabeth Warren if she would join her in calling for an end to “the regime change war in Syria.” “So, look, [...]

2019 Defense Budget Supports 883 Overseas Bases And Is Lethal To Humanity

By Lynn Petrovich, Popular Resistance. -

Aside from the human toll, how much does endless war - and a growing number of US bases around the world - cost each year? This is an attempt to do a reasonable calculation of the cost to [...]

Mexico Can Be A Counterweight To US Foreign Policy In Latin America

By Oliver L. Vargas, Counterpunch.org -

The candidate of the radical left Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador, known in Mexico as ‘AMLO’ is set to win the presidential elections on July 1st, consistently over 20 points ahead of his nearest [...]

Three Suicides In One Night — Guantanamo Prison Commander Nominated As US Ambassador To South Korea

By Ann Wright, Opednews.com -

Why nominate to be the US Ambassador to South Korea a military general officer who was in charge of notorious Guantanamo prison when on June 9, 2006 at a secret facility on the prison grounds, [...]

15 Cases: Constructive vs Destructive U.S. Foreign Policies

By Johan Galtung, Transcend.org -

The right column is sadly familiar; add more recent cases. The left column also carries an element of sadness but nothing really radical; more like common sense that could easily be translated [...]

Students Will Sail For Cuba, Despite U.S. Travel Warnings

By Staff, www.progresoweekly.us -

By Staff of Progresso Weekly - Despite U.S. warnings against travel to Cuba, a 130-foot American school schooner operated by Ocean Passages of Portland, ME, will sail this week from Washington, [...]

Newsletter: Chelsea Manning v. US War Criminals

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Chelsea Manning saw crimes and exposed them. Her detractors are aware of the crimes and even commit them. Rather than self-evaluation [...]

Cambodia Exposes, Expels US Network

By Joseph Thomas, www.journal-neo.org -

By Joseph Thomas for NEO - Corporations like BP, Chevron, Citigroup, Coca Cola, Exxon, defence contractor Honeywell and IT giant Microsoft are not interested in promoting democracy. They are [...]

Why US-South Korea Military Drill Could Provoke North Korea’s Ire

By James Law, www.news.com.au -

By James Law for News - THE US and South Korea will join forces on Monday for a provocative 10-day military drill, which North Korea says could lead to “nuclear war”. While Kim Jong-un appeared [...]

Iran Threatens To Send Warships To Atlantic And Ramp Up Nuclear Activities If US Continues Sanctions

By Aaron Kesel, www.activistpost.com -

By Aaron Kesel for Activist Post - Amid Americans’ concerns that North Korea threatened to launch a missile at Guam, Iran is planning on building up a flotilla of warships in the Atlantic Ocean, [...]

Berlin Calls For Retaliation Against ‘Illegal’ US Sanctions On Russia

By Staff, www.rt.com -

By Staff of RT - New penalties against Moscow proposed by US lawmakers violate international law and officials in Brussels should consider countermeasures, the German economy minister said on [...]

Deep State, Riyad & Tel Aviv Sabotage Good Relations With Russia

By Federico Pieraccini, www.strategic-culture.org -

By Federico Pieraccini for Strategic Culture Foundation - After months of debate over the bad state of relations between the United States and Russia, the G20 offered the stage for the two [...]

Urgent Warning: Time To Hit The Reset Button On US-Korean Policy

By Medea Benjamin, www.codepink.org -

By Medea Benjamin for Code Pink - Touching down in Washington DC Friday night after a peace delegation to South Korea organized by the Task Force to Stop THAAD in Korea (STIK), I saw the [...]