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December 13, 2018

Pentagon Considers Illegally Occupied Syrian Areas US Territory

Pentagon Considers Illegally Occupied Syrian Areas US Territory by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Bipartisan hardliners in Washington consider all areas occupied by […]
December 13, 2018

China’s Toughness v. Weak-Kneed Russia in Dealing with the US

China’s Toughness v. Weak-Kneed Russia in Dealing with the US by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The only language Washington understands is toughness. […]
December 13, 2018

Suspicious Strasbourg Shootings

Suspicious Strasbourg Shootings by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, the day after French President Macron’s national address in response to weeks […]
December 13, 2018

Mike Pompeo: A Profile in Arrogance, Extremism and Thuggishness

Mike Pompeo: A Profile in Arrogance, Extremism and Thuggishness by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Neocon extremist Pompeo exceeds the worst of his […]
December 12, 2018

Bail for Chinese Official in Canada Not Good Enough

Bail for Chinese Official in Canada Not Good Enough by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Arresting and detaining Huawei Technologies’ chief financial officer […]
December 12, 2018

Time’s Person of the Year Hypocrisy

Time’s Person of the Year Hypocrisy by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, Time magazine announced its annual Person of the Year […]
December 12, 2018

Theresa May Faces Leadership Challenge

Theresa May Faces Leadership Challenge by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Wednesday, UK Prime Minister May faces a no-confidence Tory leadership vote […]
December 12, 2018

China Retaliates Against Canada

China Retaliates Against Canada by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In a previous article, I urged Vladimir Putin to match Washington’s toughness on […]
December 12, 2018

Kiev Aggression on Donbass Imminent

Kiev Aggression on Donbass Imminent by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Ukraine is Washington’s latest imperial trophy, a Nazi-infested US vassal state, illegitimately […]
December 11, 2018

Remembering William Blum

Remembering William Blum by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Author, historian, former State Department official-turned sharp critic of Washington’s destructive imperial agenda William […]
December 11, 2018

Macron’s Woefully Inadequate Concessions

Macron’s Woefully Inadequate Concessions by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All politicians lie, cheat and deceive in deference to special interests they serve. […]
December 11, 2018

US Political Prisoner Maria Butina

US Political Prisoner Maria Butina by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Thousands of political prisoners languish in America’s gulag, Russian nationals among them […]
December 11, 2018

Russia Behind Yellow Vest Protests in France?

Russia Behind Yellow Vest Protests in France? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Suggesting it is an absurdity on its face – the […]
December 11, 2018

Israel at War on Fundamental Palestinian Rights

Israel at War on Fundamental Palestinian Rights by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Palestinian speech, media, and academic freedoms are threatened daily by […]
December 10, 2018

Toughness the Only Language US Understands

Toughness the Only Language US Understands by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US is addicted to endless wars of aggression against one […]
December 10, 2018

Israel’s War on Palestinian Schoolchildren

Israel’s War on Palestinian Schoolchildren by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Israel is a flagrant human rights abuser, Palestinians treated like enemies of […]
December 10, 2018

Yemen Peace Talks an Exercise in Futility

Yemen Peace Talks an Exercise in Futility by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Peace talks in Sweden by warring parties have virtually no […]
December 10, 2018

Big Lies Define Western, Israeli and Saudi Policies

Big Lies Define Western, Israeli and Saudi Policies by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Virtually all politicians and diplomats lie. Rare exceptions prove […]
December 9, 2018

China Warns of Grave Consequences if Huawei Official Not Released

China Warns of Grave Consequences if Huawei Official Not Released by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The arrest by Canadian authorities of Huawei […]
December 9, 2018

Trump Regime Arming and Training Ukrainian Forces for War

Trump Regime Arming and Training Ukrainian Forces for War by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Ukraine Freedom Support Act (UFSA) of 2014 […]
December 9, 2018

Macron Regime at War on Social Justice

Macron Regime at War on Social Justice by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Hubris, arrogance, and contempt for ordinary people define him. Macron […]
December 9, 2018

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and INF Treaty

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and INF Treaty by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (MZ below) […]
December 9, 2018

Fascist Ukraine Backed by US-Led NATO Might

Fascist Ukraine Backed by US-Led NATO Might by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Syria and Ukraine are the world’s top hot spots. Flashpoint […]
December 8, 2018

Russian Truth-Telling v. US Big Lies on Latest CW Incident in Syria

Russian Truth-Telling v. US Big Lies on Latest CW Incident in Syria by Stephen Lendman On November 24, US-supported terrorists fired Western-supplied shells containing toxic chlorine […]
December 8, 2018

Trump Regime Revolving Door Changes

Trump Regime Revolving Door Changes by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Friday, Trump nominated former Bush I attorney general (from 1991 – […]
December 8, 2018

Tillerson Rips Trump

Tillerson Rips Trump by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In the post-Cold War era, each US regime exceeded the worst of its predecessors […]
December 8, 2018

Trump Regime Breaches 90 Day Sino/US Truce

Trump Regime Breaches 90 Day Sino/US Truce by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Time and again, Washington flagrantly breaches international laws, norms and […]
December 8, 2018

US Toughness on Independent Nations

US Toughness on Independent Nations by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) US hostility toward Russia, China, Iran, North Korea, Venezuela, and other sovereign […]
December 7, 2018

Was Ukraine’s Kerch Strait Provocation Made in the USA?

Was Ukraine’s Kerch Strait Provocation Made in the USA? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Obama regime’s February 2014 coup in Ukraine […]
December 7, 2018

Phony UK Guarantee for Assange

Phony UK Guarantee for Assange by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) A virtual political prisoner inside Ecuador’s London embassy where he was granted […]
December 7, 2018

Trump Regime Hellbent for Breaching Agreements and Warmaking

Trump Regime Hellbent for Breaching Agreements and Warmaking by Stephen Lendman The Trump regime is the most ruthlessly dangerous one in US history – abhorrent of […]
December 7, 2018

UN Resolution to Condemn Hamas Fails

UN Resolution to Condemn Hamas Fails by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Despite heavy US pressure, bullying and threats, an anti-Hamas UN General […]
December 7, 2018

Arrest of Chinese Official on Trumped Up Charges

Arrest of Chinese Official on Trumped Up Charges by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Sabrina Meng Wanzhou is chief financial officer for Chinese […]
December 6, 2018

US New World Order 2.0

US New World Order 2.0 by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Addressing the German Marshall Fund (GMF) think tank on Tuesday, Mike Pompeo […]
December 6, 2018

Senate Resolution Blames MBS for Khashoggi’s Murder

Senate Resolution Blames MBS for Khashoggi’s Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Following CIA director Gina Haspel’s briefing of GOP and undemocratic […]
December 6, 2018

Diplomacy a Waste of Time with Washington

Diplomacy a Waste of Time with Washington by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US is a serial lawbreaker, operating by its own […]
December 6, 2018

Trump Regime Wants Hamas Blamed for Israeli Crimes

Trump Regime Wants Hamas Blamed for Israeli Crimes by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Longstanding US, NATO, Israeli policy blames victims for crimes […]
December 6, 2018

Sacked CNN Commentator’s Unnecessary Apology

Sacked CNN Commentator’s Unnecessary Apology by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Supporting Palestinian rights is verboten in the West, the title of a […]
December 5, 2018

GHW Bush: Honoring a War Criminal

GHW Bush: Honoring a War Criminal by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) America honors its worst. Throughout his career as a House member, […]
December 5, 2018

US Imperial Arrogance

US Imperial Arrogance by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US and its imperial partners repeatedly blame Russia and other sovereign independent countries […]
December 5, 2018

Yellow Vest Protests Against Social Inequality in France

Yellow Vest Protests Against Social Inequality in France by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Inequality is institutionalized in America, Britain, France, and other […]
December 5, 2018

Iran Warns Trump Regime Against Blocking Its Oil Sales

Iran Warns Trump Regime Against Blocking Its Oil Sales by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) International law is clear, including the UN Charter. […]
December 4, 2018

Senators Convinced MBS Ordered Khashoggi’s Murder

Senators Convinced MBS Ordered Khashoggi’s Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Only Trump, regime hardliners, and Saudi crown prince loyalists persist in […]
December 4, 2018

Football: Combat As Spectator Sport

Football: Combat As Spectator Sport by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Football is the modern-day equivalent of violent chariot races in ancient Rome, […]
December 4, 2018

Israel’s Only Threats Are Invented Ones

Israel’s Only Threats Are Invented Ones by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Like the US, Israel is on a permanent war footing. Both […]
December 4, 2018

Virtually Everything Trump Says Lacks Credibility

Virtually Everything Trump Says Lacks Credibility by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) He’s a front man for dark forces running things in Washington […]
December 4, 2018

CIA Chief to Brief Senate Leaders on Khashoggi’s Murder

CIA Chief to Brief Senate Leaders on Khashoggi’s Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, CIA director Gina Haspel is scheduled […]
December 3, 2018

Ukraine: US-Installed Fascist Tyranny in Europe’s Heartland

Ukraine: US-Installed Fascist Tyranny in Europe’s Heartland by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Ukraine matters. It’s territory is Europe’s largest after Russia’s. It […]
December 3, 2018

Russia Massing Troops to Invade Ukraine?

Russia Massing Troops to Invade Ukraine? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The post-Obama regime coup in Ukraine canard about “Russian aggression” in […]
December 3, 2018

Trump Regime Provocations in South China Sea

Trump Regime Provocations in South China Sea by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) US policy toward China and other sovereign independent countries is […]