February

February 5, 2017

Defense Secretary Mattis’ Anti-China Saber-Rattling

Defense Secretary Mattis’ Anti-China Saber-Rattling by Stephen Lendman On an official visit to Tokyo, Mattis said Washington stands “100% shoulder to shoulder with Japan” in its […]
February 4, 2017

UC Berkeley Violence Defiled the Campus Free Speech Movement

UC Berkeley Violence Defiled the Campus Free Speech Movement by Stephen Lendman Academic, press and speech freedoms are the most important of all rights. Societies can’t […]
February 4, 2017

Der Spiegel Cover Depicting Trump Decapitating Lady Liberty

Der Spiegel Cover Depicting Trump Decapitating Lady Liberty by Stephen Lendman Shocking stuff about a president in office barely over two weeks.  Der Spiegel ignored the […]
February 4, 2017

Trump Moves to Deregulate Wall Street

Trump Moves to Deregulate Wall Street by Stephen Lendman His February 3 executive order addressed deregulation of America’s financial system, largely operating ad libitum already – […]
February 4, 2017

Temporary Restraining Order Blocks Trump’s Travel Ban on Designated Muslims Nationwide

Temporary Restraining Order Blocks Trump’s Travel Ban on Designated Muslims Nationwide by Stephen Lendman Affecting Muslims from seven countries, a previous article explained Trump’s entry into […]
February 4, 2017

Iran Denounces Hostile US Posturing, Begins Major Defense Drill

Iran Denounces Hostile US Posturing, Begins Major Defense Drill by Stephen Lendman Iranian First Vice President Is’haq Jahangiri responded to Trump National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, […]
February 4, 2017

WaPo Urges Piling on Iran

WaPo Urges Piling on Iran by Stephen Lendman Longstanding US hostility toward Iran is all about its sovereign independence in a region where Washington and Israel […]
February 3, 2017

Torture Prison Head Named Deputy CIA Director

Torture Prison Head Named Deputy CIA Director by Stephen Lendman On Thursday, Trump named Gina Haspel his deputy CIA director, agency head Mike Pompeo, saying: “Gina […]
February 3, 2017

Trump on Israeli Settlements

Trump on Israeli Settlements by Stephen Lendman Under international law, Israeli settlements are flagrantly illegal. Fourth Geneva prohibits “(i)ndividual or mass forcible transfers, as well as […]