Articles

June 7, 2018

Senate Hearing on Proposed New AUMF

Senate Hearing on Proposed New AUMF by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Wednesday, Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Federal […]
June 7, 2018

Argentinian Footballers Cancel Match with Israel

Argentinian Footballers Cancel Match with Israel by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Responding to campaigning by BDS activists, Palestinian human rights supporters, its […]
June 7, 2018

Iran Nuclear Deal Hangs by a Thread

Iran Nuclear Deal Hangs by a Thread by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Signals from Europe are mixed. The European Commission (EC) indicated […]
June 7, 2018

Israeli Institutionalized Racism

Israeli Institutionalized Racism by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Israeli Arab citizens are abhorred, unwanted, discriminated against and abused, what apartheid governance is […]
June 6, 2018

Will US Agree to What North Korea Wants Most?

Will US Agree to What North Korea Wants Most? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) It’s clear what both countries want. For Washington […]
June 6, 2018

All Gazan Casualties Are Intentional, Not Accidental

All Gazan Casualties Are Intentional, Not Accidental by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On June 1, Israeli snipers murdered 21-year-old voluntary Palestinian paramedic […]
June 6, 2018

Trump’s Fascist Envoy to Germany

Trump’s Fascist Envoy to Germany by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump regime geopolitical officials comprise a rogue’s gallery of far-right extremists, Richard […]
June 6, 2018

Trump May Further Escalate Aggression in Yemen

Trump May Further Escalate Aggression in Yemen by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Nearly straightaway after taking office, Trump escalated Obama’s war in […]
June 6, 2018

Trump Regime Wants Venezuela Suspended from OAS

Trump Regime Wants Venezuela Suspended from OAS by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Headquartered in Washington, the Organization of American States (OAS) is […]
June 5, 2018

Can Trump Legally Pardon Himself?

Can Trump Legally Pardon Himself? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) No constitutional provision prohibits presidential self-pardons. Article II, Section 3 states the […]
June 5, 2018

New Study Reveals Thousands of Hurricane Maria Deaths in Puerto Rico

New Study Reveals Thousands of Hurricane Maria Deaths in Puerto Rico by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Puerto Rico is America’s Okinawa, Japan’s […]
June 5, 2018

How Will US and Israel Respond to Increased Iranian Uranium Enrichment?

How Will US and Israel Respond to Increased Iranian Uranium Enrichment? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Under JCPOA provisions, Iran may enrich […]
June 5, 2018

Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Project

Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Project by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Nord Stream 2 is an impressive project. When completed, it’ll be […]
June 4, 2018

Fabricated Report Accuses Russia of Full Spectrum War on Britain

Fabricated Report Accuses Russia of Full Spectrum War on Britain by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The report has things backwards – Britain […]
June 4, 2018

Washington’s Imperial Indo-Pacific Agenda

Washington’s Imperial Indo-Pacific Agenda by Stephen Lendman US Pacific Command (PACOM) is now the Pentagon’s Indo-Pacific Command, reflecting “connectivity between the Indian and Pacific oceans,” according […]
June 4, 2018

Impasse in US/China Trade Talks

Impasse in US/China Trade Talks by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Saturday and Sunday in Beijing, the latest round of Sino/US trade […]
June 4, 2018

Netanyahu’s Anti-Iran EU Trip

Netanyahu’s Anti-Iran EU Trip by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) He’s in Berlin Monday meeting with Angela Merkel – followed by talks with […]
June 4, 2018

Iranian Military Presence in Syria: Advisors Only

Iranian Military Presence in Syria: Advisors Only by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Iran has no combat troops in Syria, no military bases […]
June 3, 2018

Possible Putin/Trump Summit? Hold the Cheers

Possible Putin/Trump Summit? Hold the Cheers! by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Putin and Trump met twice face-to-face – in Hamburg, Germany at […]
June 3, 2018

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in Beijing

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in Beijing by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Sino/US trade disputes remain far from resolved. Trade war neither country […]
June 3, 2018

Menacing US Hostility Toward China

Menacing US Hostility Toward China by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Washington is hostile toward all sovereign independent nations, Russia, China, and Iran […]
June 3, 2018

Security Council Slaps Down US Resolution on Gaza

Security Council Slaps Down US Resolution on Gaza by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) It was a glorious moment to remember, hegemonic America […]
June 2, 2018

North Korea/US Summit Back On

North Korea/US Summit Back On by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Washington has been hostile toward North Korea since the late 1940s – […]
June 2, 2018

US Exempts Israeli and Its Own High Crimes from Accountability

US Exempts Israeli and Its Own High Crimes from Accountability by Stephen Lendman Throughout their history, Washington and Israel were never held accountable for endless high […]
June 2, 2018

Upcoming Offensive to Liberate Southern Syria

Upcoming Offensive to Liberate Southern Syria by Stephen Lendman Along with America’s illegal presence, US/Israeli-supported ISIS and other terrorists occupy southern Syria, bordering Jordan and Golan. […]
June 2, 2018

Russia Bashing NYT-Style

Russia Bashing NYT-Style by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On virtually anything related to Russia, the self-styled newspaper of record is a bullhorn […]
June 2, 2018

GOP Tax Cut Swindle Working as Intended

GOP Tax Cut Swindle Working as Intended by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The corporate windfall is going overwhelmingly for stock buybacks, executive […]
June 1, 2018

Russia OK’s Letting Israel Strike Iranians in Syria?

Russia OK’s Letting Israel Strike Iranians in Syria? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) According to Israeli media, Russia agreed to let IDF […]
June 1, 2018

US Opposes Protecting Gazans from Excessive Israeli Force

US Opposes Protecting Gazans from Excessive Israeli Force by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Since mid-2007, Gazans have been besieged under suffocating/illegal blockade […]
June 1, 2018

US Trade War with China Back On?

US Trade War with China Back On? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In early April, the Trump regime appeared heading toward trade […]
June 1, 2018

Political Change in Italy and Spain: Hold the Cheers

Political Change in Italy and Spain: Hold the Cheers by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Democracy the way it should be is pure […]
May 31, 2018

Israel Blocks Gaza Exodus Attempt

Israel Blocks Gaza Exodus Attempt by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, an IDF statement said “the Israeli Navy apprehended a Palestinian […]
May 31, 2018

Protecting and Preserving Syrian Sovereign Independence

Protecting and Preserving Syria’s Sovereign Independence  by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Russia wants all non-Syrian forces withdrawn from southern areas bordering Israel. […]
May 30, 2018

The View from Northwestern Memorial Hospital

The View from Northwestern Memorial Hospital by Stephen Lendman I’m an inpatient since Tuesday for what I hope will be a short stay. The good news […]
May 29, 2018

Sirhan Sirhan DID NOT Kill Bobby Kennedy!

Sirhan Sirhan DID NOT Kill Bobby Kennedy! by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Bobby Kennedy, brother Jack, and Martin Luther King were victims […]
May 29, 2018

Will Iran Remain in the JCPOA?

Will Iran Remain in the JCPOA? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump’s disgraceful pullout left the agreement hanging by a thread, other […]
May 29, 2018

What’s Next for Syria?

What Next for Syria? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Despite important gains by government forces against ISIS and other US-supported terrorists, conflict […]
May 29, 2018

Netanyahu Threatens Escalated Aggression on Gaza

Netanyahu Threatens Escalated Aggression on Gaza by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Israeli forces attack Gaza by land, sea and air at their […]
May 29, 2018

Shameful Rage Against Syrian Conference on Disarmament Leadership

Shameful Rage Against Syrian Conference on Disarmament Leadership by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The annual Conference on Disarmament was established by the […]
May 28, 2018

Memorial and Veterans Day Reality: Glorifying War, Deploring Peace

Memorial and Veterans Day Reality: Glorifying War, Deploring Peace by Stephen Lendman They’re days of shame, dishonoring countless US men and women who died needlessly in […]
May 28, 2018

Israeli High Court Approves Illegal Ethnic Cleansing

Israeli High Court Approves Illegal Ethnic Cleansing by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Under international law, ethnic cleansing is a crime against humanity […]
May 28, 2018

US/Israel Escalating War in Syria for Regime Change?

US/Israel Escalating War in Syria for Regime Change? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Things seem headed in this direction. Longstanding US policy […]
May 28, 2018

Proposed Israeli Bill Bans Documenting IDF Crimes

Proposed Israeli Bill Bans Documenting IDF Crimes by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The self-styled “world’s most moral army” is one of the […]
May 27, 2018

Israel’s Apartheid Breach of Loyalty Law

Israel’s Apartheid Breach of Loyalty Law by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Institutionalized racism defines Israeli rule – separate and unequal official policy […]
May 27, 2018

Criticizing Syria Unrelated to Anti-Semitism

Criticizing Israel Unrelated to Anti-Semitism by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Calling criticism of Zionism and Israel anti-Semitic turns truth on its head. […]
May 27, 2018

US Threatens to Attack Syrian Forces – Again

US Threatens to Attack Syrian Forces – Again by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Friday, the Trump regime’s State Department warned Syria […]
May 27, 2018

North and South Korean Leaders Meet a Second Time

North and South Korean Leaders Meet a Second Time by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Saturday, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in met […]
May 27, 2018

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Syria, Venezuela, Ukraine and Iran

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Syria, Venezuela, Ukraine and Iran by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (MZ below) […]
May 26, 2018

End of May Deadline for Saving the JCPOA?

End of May Deadline for Saving the JCPOA? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Washington has been waging political, propaganda, and economic war […]
May 26, 2018

North Korea/US Summit Back On?

North Korea/US Summit Back On? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump’s on again, off again, potentially on again tactics in dealing with […]