Scheer Intelligence: War Is A Multi-Trillion-Dollar Racket

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

Twenty years since the September 11, 2001 attacks, the human and financial cost of the United States’ failed “War on Terror” is plain to see: as one headline put it, “20 years, $6 trillion, [...]

Will They Ever Be Over?

By Nick Turse, Tom Dispatch. -

“This is a different kind of war, which we will wage aggressively and methodically to disrupt and destroy terrorist activity,” President George W. Bush announced a little more than two weeks [...]

Ending Regime Change In Bolivia And The World

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Less than a year after the United States and the U.S.-backed Organization of American States (OAS) supported a violent military coup to overthrow the government of Bolivia, the Bolivian people [...]

Report: So-Called US War On Terror Has Displaced As Many As 59 Million People

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams. -

The ongoing U.S. "war on terror" has forcibly displaced as many as 59 million people from just eight countries in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia since 2001, according to a new report published [...]

Muslim Philanthropist Dr. Rafil Dhafir Released From Prison After 17 years

By Jack Cohen-Joppa, The Nuclear Resister. -

On the morning of May 15, Dr. Rafil Dhafir was released to home confinement from the Allenwood federal prison in central Pennsylvania. The Iraqi-American physician who has worked internationally [...]

The Cost Of The Global War On Terror: $6.4 trillion And 801,000 Lives

By Staff, Brown.edu -

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Nearly two decades after New York’s Twin Towers fell on 9/11, the estimated cost of America’s counterterrorism efforts stands at $6.4 trillion. That’s [...]

Christchurch Happens Every Day In The War On Terror

By Matthew Behrens, Rabble.ca. -

As we mourn the victims of the terrorist atrocity in New Zealand -- where at least 50 Muslim worshippers were mowed down by a white supremacist partially "inspired" by Donald Trump -- many are [...]