US Doubles Down As Empire Declines

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

US empire is in decline. Reports of the end of the US being the unitary power in world affairs are common, as are predictions of the end of US empire. China surpassed the United States as the [...]

Tillerson Fired As North Korea Talks Approach, Differences Over Iran

By Tyler Durden, Zero Hedge -

Back in December we asked "Will CIA Director Mike Pompeo Replace Rex Tillerson As Secretary Of State?" The answer, as of moments ago, is yes. Moments ago, the WaPo first reported, and then [...]

Stop Unauthorized US Involvement in Yemen’s Civil War

By Lawrence Wikerson and Daniel L. Davis, Defense One -

The unlikely alliance of progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and constitutional conservative Sen.. Mike Lee, R-Utah, has presented the Senate with an unprecedented opportunity to end the [...]

Mass Mobilization Against Trump Military Parade

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

President Trump ordered the Pentagon to start planning a military parade on Veteran's Day this November. Trump wants to outdo the military parade he attended in France on Bastille Day. Estimates [...]

The Shocking Truth: How Our Empire Rips You Off

By Harel B., Third Path -

And what if we told you right now, that just as the mountains of cash spent on militarism are even higher than you likely feared, that the alternative is a more beautifully satisfying, [...]

US Regime Changes Becomes Brazenly Obvious To The World

By Andrew Levine, Counterpunch -

By the end of World War II, the United States had become a serial meddler in the affairs of the nations of the world, friend and foe alike. American intelligence services took particular aim [...]

U.S. And Allies Look to Military Intervention in Venezuela

By W. T. Whitney Jr. , People's World -

The Bolivarian social and political movement first led by former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and holding state power since 1999 has long faced U.S. assaults.  They’ve ranged from U.S. [...]

Spring Mobilization To End Wars

By United National Antiwar Coalition. -

With the recent escalation by the Trump administration of the wars in Afghanistan and Syria and threats to North Korea and Venezuela; huge increases in military spending and the threats of [...]

Regime Change Fails: Is A Military Coup Or Invasion Of Venezuela Next?

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Secretary of State Tillerson brought up a potential military coup in Venezuela on February 1, 2018 at his alma mater, the University of Texas.  Tillerson then visited allied Latin American [...]

As Congress Feeds The Merchants Of Death, The People Must Divest

By Medea Benjamin and Elliott Swain, Popular Resistance. -

In recent budget negotiations, Senate Democrats agreed to a boost in military spending that exceeded the cap for fiscal 2018 by $70 billion, bringing the total request to an enormous $716 [...]

Our New National Defense Strategy: Great Power Conflict and Arms Race

By Margaret Flower and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG Radio. -

The new National Defense Strategy announced last week moves from the ‘war on terror’ toward conflict with great powers. The move from military conflict against non-state actors, i.e. [...]

New Defense Strategy: War With Great Nations & Arms Race

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

This week, following the recent announcement of a new National Defense Strategy that focuses on conflicts with great powers and a new arms race, the Pentagon announced an escalation of nuclear [...]

Great Power Conflict Rises To The Top Of Global Agenda

By Andre Damon, WSWS -

As the summit ended, this reality was brought home by a cover story in the Economist, published online Thursday, “The next war: The growing danger of great-power conflict.” The article’s [...]

More Warfare, Bombing, Deaths in Trump’s First Year

By Sonali Kolhatkar, Truthdig -

The wars the U.S. waged during Barack Obama’s tenure have sharply escalated under Trump. The result has been a predictable and massive spike in civilian deaths. This unfettering is evident in an [...]

U.S. Commits “Acts of War” Against The Hawaiian Kingdom

By Staff, -

President Cleveland ascertained that this “military demonstration upon the soil of Honolulu was of itself an act of war, unless made either with the consent of the Government of Hawaii or for the [...]