FM Javad Zarif: We Don’t Want War, And No One Can Confront Iran

By Staff, Aljazeera.com -

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says he does not believe a war will break out in the region as Tehran does not want a conflict and no country has the "illusion it could confront [...]

The U.S. Has Been Eclipsed In Every Sphere But War

By Glen Ford, Blackagendareport.com -

If you can’t pronounce Huawei (Wah-Way), then you won’t be able to explain to your grandchildren how the United States definitively lost the race for planetary technological supremacy, the last [...]

History’s Dire Warning: Beware False-Flag Trigger For Long-Sought War With Iran

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

Israel’s “false flag” attack on the U.S.S. Liberty in 1967 cost 34 American lives. Dick Cheney planned to disguise U.S. troops as Iranians to fire on American ships to start a war. With Bolton [...]

Washington Pushes To Brink Of War Against Iran

By Bill Van Auken, WSWS.org -

The abrupt trip staged by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Brussels to push Washington’s hard line against Iran, combined with the deployment of still more US military assets to the Persian [...]

Former US Government Analyst Faces 50 Years In Prison For Allegedly Leaking Classified Drone Warfare Documents

By Victoria Gagliardo-Silver, Independent.co.uk -

Daniel Hale, 31, is accused of leaking classified documents to an unnamed media outlet. In the latest crackdown against government leaks by the Trump Administration, a former National Security [...]

Evaluate War’s True Costs, Including Massive Debt

By Ed Flaherty, Vcnv.org -

Have we become a welfare state for the military-industrial complex?  In August, 2018, Congress passed the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) with overwhelming bi-partisan [...]

US-Backed Saudi Regime Beheads 37 Political Prisoners

The monarchical dictatorship of Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that it had carried out another killing spree, publicly executing 37 people in the cities of Riyadh, Medina and Mecca, as well as [...]

Six Arrested At Good Friday Witness At Pentagon

By Art Laffin, Nukeresister.org -

From Holy Thursday afternoon to Good Friday afternoon, about 20 people gathered in Washington, D.C. for a Faith and Resistance retreat and public witness that was organized by the Dorothy Day [...]

Yemen Protests Trump Veto Of Congressional Resolution To Stop Supporting Saudi War

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpressnews.com -

SANA’A, YEMEN — Tens of thousands of Yemenis held demonstrations in the country’s capital, Sana`a, Hodeida, Sada`a and others provinces on Friday to condemn U.S. President Donald Trump’s veto of [...]

How To End Endless War

By Stephen Wertheim, Newrepublic.com -

In 1992, Pentagon officials took stock of America’s fortunes. “Today, there is no global challenger to a peaceful democratic order,” observed the group, led by Under Secretary of Defense Paul [...]

Why Did Bush Go To War In Iraq?

By Ahsan I Butt, Aljazeera.com -

Sixteen years after the United States invaded Iraq and left a trail of destruction and chaos in the country and the region, one aspect of the war remains criminally underexamined: why was it [...]

US And Iranian Hardliners Continue The Suffering

By Ann Wright, Consortiumnews.com -

We knew that a CODEPINK: Women for Peace delegation to Iran would wind up in the crosshairs of the Trump administration. While he was campaigning, Donald Trump made his animosity toward Iran [...]

We Are Being Lied Into War Again

By Lee Camp, Truthdig.com -

I was 23 when we invaded Iraq, and I wasn’t sure it was based on lies, but something deep down in me—just behind the spleen—told me it was based on lies. Kinda like if your blind date shows up [...]

Giving War Too Many Chances

By Nicolas J.S. Davies, Consortiumnews.com -

I met John Lennon and Yoko Ono on Christmas Eve in 1969.  I joined them and a small group of local peace activists in a Christmas fast for world peace in front of Rochester Cathedral in England, [...]