Israel Spurns Peace and Justice

Israel Spurns Peace and Justice by Stephen Lendman They're verboten. They're off the table. They always were. They are now. Upcoming peace process pretense masks reality.  Initiatives were stillborn from inception. They remain so. Palestinians genuinely want peace. Israel categorically denies them. Issues mattering most remain unresolved. Upcoming talks exclude them. Israel wants unconditional surrender.... Continue Reading →

Lies, Damn Lies and US Promises

Lies, Damn Lies and US Promises by Stephen Lendman US promises aren't worth the paper they're written on. They never were. They're not now. They're made to be broken. It happens with disturbing regularity. Attorney General Eric Holder wrote Russia's justice minister Alexander Vladimirovich Konovalov. He wants Edward Snowden extradited. He lied. He always lies.... Continue Reading →

Escalated Thatcherism in Britain

Escalated Thatcherism in Britain by Stephen Lendman A previous article discussed Thatcherism. It's Chicago School fundamentalism writ large. It's financial terrorism. It's hugely exploitative. It's forced-fed austerity. It's corporate welfare. It's mass privatizations. It benefits business and society's wealthy. It's government of, by, and for privileged elites alone.  It's fundamentally unfair. It's cutthroat predatory capitalism.... Continue Reading →

America: Super-Bully Nation

America: Super-Bully Nation by Stephen Lendman Count the ways. Obama's waging financial war on humanity. He's waging multiple direct and indirect hot ones. He bears full responsibility.  He represents the worst of rogue leadership. He heads America's coup d'etat government. It "lacks constitutional and legal legitimacy," said Paul Craig Roberts.  Washington's ruled by "usurpers," he... Continue Reading →

Israel: Talking Peace, Waging War

Israel: Talking Peace, Waging War by Stephen Lendman No peace/peace talks convene next week in Washington. They're fake. They're subterfuge. They're meaningless. They never worked before. They're rigged to fail now.  Israeli and US orchestrators assure it. So do longtime Palestinian collaborators. They're Israeli enforcers. They're assigned that role. They're well compensated for doing so.... Continue Reading →

Russia and China Prepare for Global War

Russia and China Prepare for Global War by Stephen Lendman Both countries want peace, not war. America threatens them. Defensive readiness is prioritized. Forewarned is forearmed. NATO's a global alliance. Washington heads it. It's a geopolitical threat. It menaces humanity. It's expanding worldwide. It's allied for offense, not defense. It plans war, not peace. It's... Continue Reading →

Obama’s Way: Waging Financial War on Humanity

Obama's Way: Waging Financial War on Humanity by Stephen Lendman Class war rages in America. Institutionalized inequality defines it. Obama continues what began decades ago. He exceeds the worst of his predecessors. He supports capital's divine right. He transferred unprecedented wealth amounts from ordinary Americans to Wall Street, war profiteers, other corporate favorites and privileged... Continue Reading →

Israeli/Palestinian Peace Talks: Let the Charade Begin

Israeli/Palestinian Peace Talks: Let the Charade Begin by Stephen Lendman According to Israeli Energy and Water Resources Minister Silvan Shalom, talks will begin next week in Washington. They'll start Tuesday. Imagine one side going into the enemy camp's heartland. Imagine its legitimate government denied participation.  Imagine being represented by a longtime Israeli collaborator. Imagine a... Continue Reading →

Obama Plans Full-Scale War on Syria

Obama Plans Full-Scale War on Syria by Stephen Lendman He exceeds the worst of George Bush. He's currently waging multiple direct and proxy wars. He's insatiable.  He's a war criminal multiple times over. He's got lots more killing and destruction in mind. His agenda prioritizes war on humanity. He lusts for conquest.  He wants unchallenged... Continue Reading →

Daniel McGowan: Victimized by US Injustice

Daniel McGowan: Victimized by US Injustice by Stephen Lendman He's an environmental/animal rights activist. A previous article discussed him. He was victimized by "green scare."  It refers to legal and extralegal government actions against animal liberation and environmental activists.  In October 2001, the USA Patriot Act created the federal crime of "domestic terrorism." It applies... Continue Reading →

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