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October 21, 2019

US Syria Pullout? A Saigon Moment?

US Syria Pullout? A Saigon Moment?  by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The 1972 Church/Case amendment ended congressional funding for US military operations […]
October 21, 2019

Vote on Johnson’s No-Brexit/Brexit Deal Delayed

Vote on Johnson’s No-Brexit/Brexit Deal Delayed by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) A rare Saturday session was held to resolve Brexit up or […]
October 21, 2019

NYT Anti-Trump Crusade for the Wrong Reasons

NYT Anti-Trump Crusade for the Wrong Reasons by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Hostile to peace, equity and justice, the record of the […]
October 21, 2019

Russian Foreign Ministry on Anti-Russia Media, Syria, Venezuela and Cuba

Russian Foreign Ministry on Anti-Russia Media, Syria, Venezuela and Cuba by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Merriam-Webster defines journalism as “the collection and […]
October 19, 2019

US/Turkey Deal on Syria Like Carving up Cuba Scene from the Godfather Trilogy

US/Turkey Deal on Syria Like Carving Up Cuba Scene from the Godfather Trilogy by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) One of the trilogy’s […]
October 19, 2019

No Restrictions on US/Israeli Terror-Bombing of Syria in Ankara Deal

No Restrictions on US/Israeli Terror-Bombing of Syria in Ankara Deal by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Deals agreed to by the US, NATO, […]
October 19, 2019

Facebook’s Public Trust Betrayal

Facebook’s Public Trust Betrayal by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Facebook is an anti-social media censoring machine — pretending to “stand for free […]
October 19, 2019

Pro-War NYT v. Peace Advocate Tulsi Gabbard

Pro-War NYT v. Peace Advocate Tulsi Gabbard by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Throughout the post-WW II era, the NYT supported and cheerled […]
October 18, 2019

Sham US/Turkish Ceasefire in Northern Syria

Sham US/Turkish Ceasefire in Northern Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Thursday in Ankara, Turkish President Erdogan met with Mike Pence […]
October 18, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard, the Only Anti-War Progressive US Presidential Aspirant

Tulsi Gabbard, the Only Anti-War Progressive US Presidential Aspirant by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Gabbard deserves praise for being anti-war and on […]
October 18, 2019

The Shameful Record of the Self-Styled Newspaper of Record

The Shameful Record of the Self-Styled Newpaper of Record by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All the news it claims fit to print […]
October 18, 2019

NYT Lying Machine on the Illegitimate US/Turkish Agreement on Syria

NYT Lying Machine on the Illegitimate US/Turkish Agreement on Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Turkey’s Erdogan with US officials Pence and […]
October 17, 2019

Aggression Only OK for US if by the Pentagon and Partners

Aggression Only OK for US if by the Pentagon and Partners  by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) When US forces rape and destroy […]
October 17, 2019

Uneasy Damascus/Kurdish Alliance

Uneasy Damascus/Kurdish Alliance by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Throughout most of Obama’s war, now Trump’s, against Syrian sovereign independence and territorial integrity, […]
October 17, 2019

Erdogan Vows Continued Turkish Aggression in Syria

Erdogan Vows Continued Turkish Aggression in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Erdogan’s cross-border aggression is all about wanting territory seized, controlled […]
October 17, 2019

Trump Making Syria and Middle East More Dangerous?

Trump Making Syria and Middle East More Dangerous? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In the past century, the West intermittently ravaged Middle […]
October 16, 2019

Millions Hungry and Food Insecure in the US

Millions Hungry and Food Insecure in the US by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Poverty, unemployment, underemployment, hunger, food insecurity, and overall deprivation […]
October 16, 2019

Fascist Madrid Supreme Court’s Politicized Sentencing

Fascist Madrid Supreme Court’s Politicized Sentencing by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Spain is a fascist dictatorship, masquerading as democratic. Its ruling authorities […]
October 16, 2019

China Vows Strong Countermeasures in Response to Hostile US Legislation

China Vows Strong Countermeasures in Response to Hostile US Legislation by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The so-called US Hong Kong Human Rights […]
October 16, 2019

Russia Preventing Clashes Between Turkish and Syrian Forces

Russia Preventing Clashes Between Turkish and Syrian Forces by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Government forces entered the strategic city of Manbij and […]
October 15, 2019

Ecuadorian Regime Deal with Protesters Way Short of What’s Needed

Ecuadorian Regime Deal with Protesters Way Short of What’s Needed by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) President Lenin Moreno betrayed ordinary Ecuadorians by […]
October 15, 2019

Trump OK’s Sanctions on Turkey

Trump OK’s Sanctions on Turkey by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump, House and Senate officials threatened sanctions on Turkey for its cross-border […]
October 15, 2019

WSJ Gives Turkish Despot Erdogan a Platform to Lie and Deceive

WSJ Gives Turkish Despot Erdogan a Platform to Lie and Deceive by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Turkey is a NATO member, its […]
October 15, 2019

NYT War on Truth-Telling Journalism

NYT War on Truth-Telling Journalism by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) With attribution to Chicago journalist Mike Royko: “No self-respecting fish would want […]
October 14, 2019

Kurds Ally with Damascus Against Kurdish Aggression

Kurds Ally with Damascus Against Turkish Aggression by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Kurds in northern Syria comprise around 10% of the nation’s […]
October 14, 2019

NBA, Inc: A Multi-Billion Dollar Colossus

NBA, Inc: A Multi-Billion Dollar Colossus by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Founded in 1946 as a fledgling enterprise, today’s NBA is big […]
October 14, 2019

Shameful US Sunday Talk Shows

Shameful US Sunday Talks Shows by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The entire US major media establishment is a national disgrace, operating as […]
October 14, 2019

NYT Reinvented History

NYT Reinvented History by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Times glorifies US wars of aggression — supporting what demands universal condemnation, pretending […]
October 13, 2019

Police State Ecuador Under Lenin Moreno

Police State Ecuador Under Lenin Moreno by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman Moreno campaigned on a platform of continuing the progressive policies of […]
October 13, 2019

EU Hypocrisy Over Turkish Aggression in Syria

EU Hypocrisy Over Turkish Aggression in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Most EU countries are allied with US-dominated NATO — a […]
October 13, 2019

Mixed Messages from Russia on Syria

Mixed Messages from Russia on Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Time and again, Vladimir Putin, Sergey Lavrov, and other Russian officials […]
October 13, 2019

All-Out NYT War on Truth-Telling

All-Out NYT War on Truth-Telling by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The NYT is a lying machine, notably on geopolitical issues, especially against […]
October 12, 2019

Unwarranted Optimism Over US/China Trade Talks

Unwarranted Optimism Over US/China Trade Talks by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Whatever follows the 13th round of US/China trade talks concluding Friday […]
October 12, 2019

1000s More US Troops to Middle East

1000s More US Troops to Middle East by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Reports about Trump regime withdrawal of US forces from Syria […]
October 12, 2019

Proposed US Sanctions on Turkey

Proposed US Sanctions on Turkey by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) US sanctions are war by other means on targeted countries. The Senate, […]
October 12, 2019

Washington’s Criminal Class is Bipartisan

Washington’s Criminal Class is Bipartisan by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On its website, Capitol Hill Blue states: “Nobody’s life, liberty or property […]
October 11, 2019

US and Russia Fail to Condemn Turkish Aggression

US and Russia Fail to Condemn Turkish Aggression in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Thursday, the US and Russia vetoed […]
October 11, 2019

Waging War on Iran Would Be Madness

Waging War on Iran Would Be Madness by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All nations the US doesn’t control are on its target […]
October 11, 2019

Missile Attack on Iranian Oil Tanker

Missile Attack on Iranian Oil Tanker by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Friday, a National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) vessel was reportedly […]
October 11, 2019

NYT Rage for Injustice

NYT Rage for Injustice by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Times never met a US war of aggression it didn’t wholeheartedly endorse […]
October 10, 2019

Turkey’s Erdogan Launches Cross-Border Aggression in Syria

Turkey’s Erdogan Launches Cross-Border Aggression in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Turkish aggression launched East of the Euphrates River Wednesday is […]
October 10, 2019

Turkish Aerial and Ground Aggression in Syria

Turkish Aerial and Ground Aggression in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Following terror-bombing and cross-border shelling of Kurdish positions in northeast […]
October 10, 2019

Sino/US Trade Talks Resume, No Progress Reported

Sino/US Trade Talks Resume, No Progress Reported by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Against the backdrop of blacklisting 28 more Chinese technology-related firms […]
October 10, 2019

Media Criticism of Turkish Aggression Rings Hollow

Media Criticism of Turkish Aggression Rings Hollow by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Throughout the post-WW II era, the US used Kurds, then […]
October 9, 2019

Popular Outrage Against Ecuador’s Moreno

Popular Outrage Against Ecuador’s Moreno by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Lenin Moreno was elected Ecuadorian president in 2017 on a platform of […]
October 9, 2019

Trump’s Pay or Die Healthcare Agenda Extends to Unwanted Aliens

Trump’s Pay or Die Healthcare Agenda Extends to Unwanted Aliens by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump is an imperial/corporate tool — hostile […]
October 9, 2019

White House Won’t Cooperate with Impeachment Inquiry Scam

White House Won’t Cooperate with Impeachment Inquiry Scam by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The so-called inquiry is a politicized scam cooked up […]
October 9, 2019

Hostile to Peace NYT Promotes US Wars of Aggression

Hostile to Peace NYT Promotes US Wars of Aggression by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) When the US wages preemptive wars or plans […]
October 8, 2019

US Plans Permanent Occupation of Syrian Territory

US Plans Permanent Occupation of Syrian Territory by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) International law is clear and unequivocal. No nation may interfere […]
October 8, 2019

Trump Escalated Wars He Inherited

Trump Escalated Wars He Inherited by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump is no peacenik, far from it. He’s the latest in a […]