Iraq


The Disposable Veterans

By Karen De Coster LewRockwell.com July 29, 2016   The Disposable Veterans     The obituary says he “lost his battle with PTSD.” He lost his battle for freedom and a quality life once he signed up to be used as cannon fodder for the US Government. Quote: “Ketchum had been struggling with PTSD and substance abuse after […]

The Disposable Veterans

A Primer: USAID & US Hegemony

A Primer: USAID & US Hegemony

By Tony Cartalucci New Eastern Outlook July 13, 2016     A nation is its institutions. If those institutions are overrun and no longer exist, so too does the nation itself cease to exist. Institutions range from the offices of government, to education, to agricultural and economic development, to the management of natural resources, national […]


Whitewash Won’t Cover Blair’s Guilt

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com July 9, 2016       This week’s Chilcot report on Britain’s role in the 2003 invasion of Iraq was as polite and guarded as a proper English tea party. No direct accusations, no talk of war crimes by then Prime Minister Tony Blair or his guiding light, President George W. […]

Whitewash Won’t Cover Blair Guilt

Blair’s Lies On Iraq Exposed. Is W Next?

Blair’s Lies On Iraq Exposed. Is W Next?

By Christopher Manion LewRockwell.com July 6, 2016     The Chilcot Report has now been published in full. Tony Blair wanted to be a billionaire. But all that money can’t buy his reputation back. He is thoroughly disgraced. The shame fairly reeks. Blair, dressed for a funeral, denies, denies, denies. He knows no shame, but […]


It Is Being Reported That Turkish Military Forces Have Entered Syria

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog May 31, 2016   It Is Being Reported That Turkish Military Forces Have Entered Syria   There are international news reports that claim that Turkish military forces have entered Syrian territory and have established positions near the towns of Azaz and Afrin.  If these international news reports are true, […]

It Is Being Reported That Turkish Military Forces Have Entered Syria

100 US Troops Land in Yemen?

Breaking: 100 US Troops Land in Yemen?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 5, 2016   Breaking: 100 US Troops Land in Yemen?     Citing the Arab language Al Masirah TV news site, 20th Century Wire is reporting that some 100 US Army Special Forces have landed recently at the Anad air base in Lahij, Yemen. This deployment is said to augment other […]


Eric Margolis

Lilly-Dipping in Syria

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com April 18, 2016   Lilly-Dipping in Syria   The great, long-awaited counterattack against ISIS has finally begun. The offensive that spans Syria and western Iraq is targeting the ISIS-held cities of Raqqa and Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city. For a variety of reasons, the much ballyhooed “final offensive” against ISIS is moving with […]


Merle Haggard’s Peace Song ‘America First’

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute April 6, 2016   Merle Haggard’s Peace Song ‘America First’     Merle Haggard, who died today, will be remembered with appreciation by many people for his songs over the decades. Among those songs is “America First.” Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity Chairman Ron Paul included “America […]

Merle Haggard’s Peace Song 'America First'

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Vietnam War at 50: Have We Learned Nothing?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 4, 2016 Vietnam War at 50: Have We Learned Nothing?   Last week Defense Secretary Ashton Carter laid a wreath at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington in commemoration of the “50th anniversary” of that war. The date is confusing, as the war started earlier and ended far later […]


Iraq Invasion – Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History

By Felicity Arbuthnot Global Research March 30, 2016   Iraq Invasion – Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History       Since terrorism’s tragedy is again in the news, it is timely to revisit perhaps one of the biggest acts of terrorism in modern history – the illegal invasion and destruction – […]

Iraq Invasion – Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History

Heckuva Job, Merkel - ISIS Terror Squads Swarm Europe

Breaking: Heckuva Job, Merkel – ISIS Terror Squads Swarm Europe

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute March 23, 2016   Breaking: Heckuva Job, Merkel – ISIS Terror Squads Swarm Europe     Here’s the big — really big — story of the day: AP is reporting that ISIS has sent at least 400 fighters into Europe in semi-autonomous cells to rain down a wave of terror […]


American exceptionalism presents an election made in hell

By William Blum WilliamBlum.org March 14, 2016   American exceptionalism presents an election made in hell     If the American presidential election winds up with Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump, and my passport is confiscated, and I’m somehow FORCED to choose one or the other, or I’m PAID to do so, paid well … […]

Election 2016: Not Donald Trump vs Not Hillary Clinton

Purveyors of Global Violence, US Continues to Lead World Arms Trade

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams February 22, 2016   Purveyors of Global Violence, US Continues to Lead World Arms Trade Topping the list of those on the receiving end of these deals are Middle East allies, including Saudi Arabia     The U.S. weapons industry continues to lead the world as the greatest supplier of […]

A joint weapons training exercise on how to operate an M67 120mm mortar system with the Royal Saudi Naval Forces and U.S. Marines. (U.S. Marine Corps photos by Gunnery Sgt. Rome M. Lazarus/Released)