August

August 8, 2016

Trump’s Economic Plan

Trump’s Economic Plan by Stephen Lendman Here’s a snapshot courtesy of Bloomberg Politics. Specifics aside, promises and fulfillment most often diverge greatly. It’s easy to propose, […]
August 8, 2016

Olympism: More Politicized Tragedy and Farce Than Sport

Olympism: More Politicized Tragedy and Farce Than Sport by Stephen Lendman Hague Regulations along with Third and Fourth Geneva ban collective punishment. Applicable to armed conflicts, […]
August 8, 2016

Putin and Erdogan Meeting in St. Petersburg on August 9

Putin and Erdogan Meeting in St. Petersburg on August 9 by Stephen Lendman According to Tass, both leaders will discuss “views on how, at what pace […]
August 8, 2016

Obama’s Secret Birthday Bash

Obama’s Secret Birthday Bash by Stephen Lendman I haven’t had a birthday party since boyhood, except once at age 50 when my business colleagues surprised me […]
August 7, 2016

Olympian Disgrace

Olympian Disgrace by Stephen Lendman Washington pressured the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and International Olympic Committee (IOC) to ban all Russian athletes from participating in Rio […]
August 7, 2016

Syrian Forces Aided by Russian Airpower Maintain Eastern Aleppo Siege

Syrian Forces Aided by Russian Airpower Maintain Eastern Aleppo Siege by Stephen Lendman Syrian forces have US-supported Eastern Aleppo terrorists trapped under siege – their supply […]
August 7, 2016

Jill Stein’s Acceptance Speech As Green Party Presidential Nominee

Jill Stein’s Acceptance Speech As Green Party Presidential Nominee by Stephen Lendman It’s official. Green Party delegates in Houston on Saturday nominated her as party standard […]
August 7, 2016

Rio Represents Olympism at Its Worst

Rio Represents Olympism at Its Worst by Stephen Lendman Olympism is more about hype, profiteering, and exploitation than sport at its best. This year, it resembles […]
August 7, 2016

Misnamed Free Trade Isn’t Fair

Misnamed Free Trade Isn’t Fair by Stephen Lendman Exploitive US-sponsored trade deals are huge job and labor rights destroyers. They circumvent national laws and sovereignty, exclusively […]