Iraq


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 […]

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

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.

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 […]


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 […]

Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul

Paper Tiger ISIS Digs Into Mosul

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 […]


Who Brought the World to the Brink of World War III?

By Michael S. Rozeff LewRockwell.com October 18, 2016   Who Brought the World to the Brink of World War III?     Who has the major responsibility for creating the confrontation between the U.S. and Russia in Syria? How have these two major nuclear powers moved closer and closer to the brink of World War III? […]

Who Brought the World to the Brink of World War III?

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

The Real Humanitarian Crisis Is Not Aleppo

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 17, 2016   The Real Humanitarian Crisis Is Not Aleppo   Why do we hear only of the “humanitarian crisis in Aleppo” and not of the humanitarian crisis everywhere else in Syria where the evil that rules in Washington has unleashed its ISIL mercenaries to slaughter the […]


Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 12, 2016   Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth?   Last week marked the fifteenth anniversary of the US invasion of Afghanistan, the longest war in US history. There weren’t any victory parades or photo-ops with Afghanistan’s post-liberation leaders. That is because the […]

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Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong

Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute September 30, 2016   Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong   The mainstream media portrays the fight for Aleppo as one between Syrian President Assad and the people, painting Assad as someone killing his citizens for the fun of it. In other words, as they did with […]


Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams September 14, 2016   Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report As nation remembers 9/11 victims, report calculates cost of military response to attacks     The U.S. military interventions in Iraq and Afghanistan have cost taxpayers nearly $5 trillion and counting, according to a new report […]

Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report

Jennifer Rubin: Hillary Must Stop Peace With Iran at All Costs!

Jennifer Rubin: Hillary Must Stop Peace With Iran at All Costs!

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 19, 2016   Jennifer Rubin: Hillary Must Stop Peace With Iran at All Costs!     After anxiously and incessantly angling for a hardcore neoconservative to take the Republican presidential nomination, the Washington Post’s online blogger Jennifer Rubin has made the long journey home. Rebuffed by Republican voters […]


Bush Administration Official: Saudi Ties to 9/11 Hidden to Protect Iraq War Narrative

By Brian McGlinchey 28PAGES.ORG August 13, 2016   Bush Administration Official: Saudi Ties to 9/11 Hidden to Protect Iraq War Narrative Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, Chief of Staff to Colin Powell, Says Saudi Leads Never Thoroughly Investigated   In his September 20, 2001 address to a joint session of Congress, President George W. Bush laid out a […]

Bush Administration Official: Saudi Ties to 9/11 Hidden to Protect Iraq War Narrative

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Behold, a Pale Horse and its Rider’s Name Was Death

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org August 5, 2016   Behold, a Pale Horse and its Rider’s Name Was Death   I just listened to Obama give Washington’s account of the situation with ISIL in Iraq and Syria. In Obama’s account, Washington is defeating ISIL in Iraq, but Russia and Assad are defeating […]


Obama at Pentagon: Syria Mess is All Assad’s Fault

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 5, 2016   Obama at Pentagon: Syria Mess is All Assad’s Fault     Some presidents grow in office and some presidents grow once out of office (Jimmy Carter comes to mind). But some presidents seem to learn very little during their four or eight year term. Unfortunately, […]

Obama at Pentagon: Syria Mess is All Assad's Fault

The Disposable Veterans

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 […]


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 […]

A Primer: USAID & US Hegemony