Iraq


What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 2, 2017   What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria?   Now that the defeat of ISIS in Syria appears imminent, with the Syrian army clearing out some of the last ISIS strongholds in the east, Washington’s interventionists are searching for new excuses to maintain […]

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Petrodollar Under Attack

Petrodollar Under Attack

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media September 21, 2017   Petrodollar Under Attack     Once upon a time, the U.S. dollar was backed by the gold standard in a framework that established what was known as the Bretton-Woods agreement, made in 1944. The dollar was fixed to gold at a price of $35 an ounce, though the dollar […]


Tribalism Marches On!

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com September 13, 2017   Tribalism Marches On!     Recently, a columnist-friend, Matt Kenney, sent me a 25-year-old newspaper with his chiding that my column had been given better play. Both had run in The Orange County Register on June 30, 1991. “Is there no room for new nations in the […]

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If America Was Trying to Start a World War, This Is How It Would Happen

If America Was Trying to Start a World War, This Is How It Would Happen

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media August 10, 2017   If America Was Trying to Start a World War, This Is How It Would Happen     Last Wednesday, U.S. President Donald Trump signed new sanctions into law against Russia, Iran, and North Korea. The legislation was supported so overwhelmingly in Congress that President Trump’s ability to veto the legislation was […]


The Looming War with Syria (and Iran)

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media April 10, 2017   The Looming War with Syria (and Iran)     The U.S. struck the Syrian government directly on Thursday in response to the most recent chemical weapons attack in Syria’s Idlib province. As Russian and American troops are now within “hand-grenade range” of each other, this strike should […]

The Looming War with Syria (and Iran)

Global Leaders Rattle Their Sabers As The World Marches Toward War

Global Leaders Rattle Their Sabers As The World Marches Toward War

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog March 16, 2017   Global Leaders Rattle Their Sabers As The World Marches Toward War     Iran just conducted another provocative missile test, more U.S. troops are being sent to the Middle East, it was just announced that the U.S. military will be sending B-1 and B-52 bombers […]


U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media February 28, 2017   U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us     In order to determine the truth when it comes to the mainstream media’s coverage of American-led offensives in the Middle East, be sure to scroll down to the bottom of any article. This is […]

U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us

The Failures of Obama's Foreign Policy

The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy

By David Gordon Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy   As Murray Rothbard often emphasized, the free market and a peaceful foreign policy are indispensable partners. We cannot maintain a free market if the government engages in a bellicose foreign policy. A powerful and aggressive state constantly engaged in […]


Now We Are Getting Somewhere

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito January 18, 2017   Now We Are Getting Somewhere   Decentralization, pushback against the empire, questioning the narrative; Trump is unleashing it all. In today’s edition: Germany hits back at Trump criticism of refugee policy and BMW tariff threat I don’t care so much about the BMW tariff threat; this isn’t […]

The Beltway Conspiracy to Break Trump

Saddam Hussein’s CIA Interrogator: He Tried to Warn Us, but We Didn’t Listen

Saddam Hussein’s CIA Interrogator: He Tried to Warn Us, but We Didn’t Listen

By Alice Salles The Anti-Media December 21, 2016   Saddam Hussein’s CIA Interrogator: He Tried to Warn Us, but We Didn’t Listen     After coalition forces captured Saddam Hussein in December 2003, John Nixon, a senior leadership analyst with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) from 1998 to 2011, interrogated the former Iraqi dictator. The detailed […]


The CIA Has Always Been Incompetent

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute December 13, 2016   The CIA Has Always Been Incompetent   One of the nicer side effects of the 2016 election has been the trashing of the reputations of US intelligence agencies, specifically the FBI and the CIA. During the election, of course, it became apparent that there was some sort […]

From ‘Fake News’ to ‘Fake Intelligence’

Trump’s new foreign policy: ‘We will stop looking to topple regimes’

Trump’s new foreign policy: ‘We will stop looking to topple regimes’

By Against Crony Capitalism December 3, 2016   Trump’s new foreign policy: ‘We will stop looking to topple regimes’     Lord, let us hope so. (From The Washington Examiner)   President-elect Trump announced a libertarian-like foreign policy at his first “thank you” rally in Cincinnati on Thursday night.   While sharing core components of […]


Dennis Kucinich’s Extraordinary Warning on D.C.’s Think Tank Warmongers

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg October 29, 2016   Dennis Kucinich’s Extraordinary Warning on D.C.’s Think Tank Warmongers     WAR is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in […]

The American people are fed up with war, but a concerted effort is being made through fearmongering, propaganda, and lies to prepare our country for a dangerous confrontation, with Russia in Syria.

Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul

Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com October 29, 2016   Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul   As a former soldier and war correspondent who has covered 14 conflicts, I look at all the media hoopla over tightening siege of Mosul, Iraq and shake my head. This western-organized “liberation” of Mosul is one of the bigger pieces […]


What You Aren’t Being Told About The Iraqi ISIS Offensive

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media October 18, 2016   What You Aren’t Being Told About The Iraqi ISIS Offensive     Iraq has officially begun a U.S.-backed offensive to drive ISIS from the Iraqi city of Mosul, the terror group’s last major stronghold in the country. The operation will be likely be assisted and supported by […]

Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul