Calling Trump Illegitimate Part of a Coup Plot

Declaring Trump Illegitimate Part of a Coup Plot by Stephen Lendman Whatever his intended domestic and geopolitical agenda, he’s America’s legitimately elected president. That won’t change once in office and begins serving. Calling him illegitimate is contemptuous and extremely dangerous. Rep. John Lewis (D. GA) disgraced himself, destroying his credibility, saying “I don’t see the... Continue Reading →

Yemen: Obama’s Little Reported Dirty War

Yemen: Obama’s Little Reported Dirty War by Stephen Lendman Yemen is Obama’s war, one of endless ones he waged throughout his tenure - complicit with Saudi Arabia, other Gulf states, NATO and Israel. After nearly two years of fighting in Yemen, deaths and injuries far exceed reported numbers, civilians mostly affected. Largely ignored US planned... Continue Reading →

Syria Responds to Israeli Aggression

Syria Responds to Israeli Aggression by Stephen Lendman In response to Israel’s overnight Friday terror-bombing of Syria’s Mezzeh military airport, an army spokesman said “Syria(’s) army command and armed forces warn Israel of the repercussions of the flagrant attack and stresses its continued fight against (this) terrorism and amputate the arms of the perpetrators.” Syria’s... Continue Reading →

Trump’s Policy on Russia and China?

Trump’s Policy on Russia and China? by Stephen Lendman Next week he’ll become America’s 45th president, an awesome responsibility for anyone, especially having to deal with bipartisan neocons infesting Washington - hell-bent for endless wars of aggression, seeking unchallenged US global dominance.  Whatever Trump said on the stump no longer matters. Once in office, his... Continue Reading →

Patterns of Abuse by Chicago Cops

Patterns of Abuse by Chicago Cops by Stephen Lendman Chicago notoriously is called America’s police repression capital - Black and Latino male youths most affected. They’re harassed, abused, beaten, arrested, detained and often murdered unaccountably. An earlier article discussed Gitmo in Chicago, an off-the-books, anything goes interrogation compound - the equivalent of a CIA black... Continue Reading →

Russia Invites Trump’s National Security Advisor to Syria Peace Talks

Russia Invites Trump’s National Security Advisor to Syria Peace Talks by Stephen Lendman Moscow’s good faith outreach to Washington on resolving conflicts in Syria and Ukraine failed because Obama and neocons infesting his administration want war, not peace. Will Trump’s geopolitical agenda diverge from longstanding US policy? Will he choose peacemaking over endless wars? It’s... Continue Reading →

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