Tag Archives: u.s.

Video Shows US Training Syrian Jihadists

By Eric Zuesse  | Strategic Culture A recent video provides crucial background to the truce agreement that the US and Russia are now trying to implement in Syria. Before discussing this video, some background is necessary regarding the truce itself. This new truce was agreed-to on September 9th, and, under its terms, for the first time, the […]

US: Russia Blamed For Each And Every Thing That Goes Wrong

By Alex Gorka | Strategic Culture Russia has once again been accused of being behind the hackers who have penetrated several mostly unnamed Washington-based think tanks. Cybersecurity company CrowdStrike blamed a group called COZY BEAR, or APT29, allegedly linked to the DNC hack, for breaking into the Washington-based think tanks’ servers. The operation targeted «fewer […]

We Are Being Groomed for the Next Big War

Oops, forgot the leaked NATO email about their plot to get Russia involved… then again, this video could be ten hours long, too.

US Warns Of ‘Harsh’ Response If Israel Demolishes Palestinian Village

Harsh response, lol, yeah..o.k..~TS The United States has warned it will respond harshly if Israel demolishes the Palestinian village of Sussia in the southern Hebron Hills… Read More

The future of genetic enhancement is not in the West

By The Conversation Would you want to alter your future children’s genes to make them smarter, stronger or better-looking? As the state of the science brings prospects like these closer to reality, an international debate has been raging over the ethics of enhancing human capacities with biotechnologies such as so-called smart pills, brain implants and […]

New Chemical Weapons Attack In Ghouta, Syria – “Rebels” Gas Syrian Soldiers: Report

By Brandon Turbeville | Activist Post Three years after the infamous Ghouta chemical weapons attack launched by Western-backed terrorists but blamed on the Syrian government by Western mainstream media outlets, Ghouta, once again, is the scene of another possible chemical weapons attack. According to a Syrian military source cited by Al-Masdar, “rebels” in Damascus used […]

Here’s a Crazy Idea: Honor Fallen Soldiers on Memorial Day by Creating Less of Them

By Claire Bernish | The Anti Media “When we send our young men and women into harm’s way,” Barack Obama asserted at the 2004 Democratic National Convention, “we have a solemn obligation not to fudge the numbers or shade the truth about why they are going, to care for their families while they’re gone, to […]

Exposing the Dirty War on Syria

Read More Today we talk to Dr. Tim Anderson of the University of Sydney about his new book, “The Dirty War on Syria: Washington, Regime Change and Resistance.” From the Houla hoax to the chemical weapons false flag, Dr. Anderson rips the mask from the lies that have clouded the mainstream narrative of the Syrian […]

80 Countries Just Slammed the US Over Habit of Bombing Hospitals

By Claire Bernish | The Anti Media Saudi Arabia, the United States, and their allies have developed a nasty habit of “epidemic” proportions in various military theaters, particularly around the Middle East — bombing hospitals, healthcare facilities, and, in at least one instance, an ambulance. But despite countless pleas from humanitarian organization Médicins Sans Frontières […]

TPP is Treason. WAKE UP! Globalization Goes For Checkmate. (PART ONE)

By Brett Redmayne-Titley | Activist Post Foreword: The secret Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) is very close to ratification by the US Congress and the final draft of this insidious corporate takeover has already been signed by twelve countries that value corporate interests more than those of their own sovereign nations. In Europe and the […]

America Now Preparing for World War III

By Eric Zuesse | Strategic Culture Because this article states so many things that might be likely to contradict what most people in Western countries have been led to believe, readers here are especially strongly encouraged to click onto any allegation which seems at all questionable, in order to get to the sources behind any […]

How America backed the ISIS Takeover and Destruction of Palmyra

By Prof. Tim Anderson | Global Research As explosions from detonated mines continued in the background a Syrian general confirmed in some detail an ugly truth: Washington and its close allies Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Israel backed the ISIS takeover and destruction of Palmyra. Most of the weapons ISIS used were from the US […]

Blood and Money: US Tycoons, Charities and Israel’s Settlements

By Dr. Binoy Kampmark | Global Research Last month, Bassem al-Tamimi and 35 other Palestinians and Palestinian Americans sought legal services to take a range of charities, firms and tycoons in the US to court in what will be a $34.5bn law suit.  Their argument is personal, charging such figures as Las Vegas casino mogul […]

America’s Insatiable Appetite for Foreign Bases

By Wayne MADSEN | Strategic Culture The Obama administration will be remembered for the extension of American military bases to the most far-flung parts of the world in a manner not seen since the early days of the Cold War. The Pentagon, under Obama, drew up a plan for a worldwide network of military «hubs» with smaller […]

America’s Laughable ‘News’ Media

By Eric ZUESSE  | Strategic Culture As of Friday March 4th, democracy ended in Turkey, but you’d hardly have known it by reading the international ‘news’ at the major (and at most of the minor) US-based ‘news’ sites, as of around 4PM Eastern time in the US, nearly a day after the event. The New York Times World News […]

Making Sense of the Syria “Ceasefire” with Pepe Escobar

MP3 AND SHOW NOTES Stop the presses, everyone! The US and Russia have announced a ceasefire in Syria!…again. But this time it’s going to work. Except for that whole sticky question about who the ceasefire applies to and under what conditions. Confused? Today Pepe Escobar of Newsbud.com joins us to untangle the confusing mess of […]

Erdogan Is out of Control

By Brian Cloughley | Strategic Culture On February 10 President Erdogan of Turkey insulted the United States, but it was not surprising that Washington failed to reply to his arrogant offensiveness because he is a treasured tool in its relentless anti-Russia campaign. In the context of the US-supported Kurds in the area of Kobani in […]

Five Years on: the Destruction of Libya Continues

By Alexander Mezyaev | Strategic Culture Five years ago, on Feb. 15, 2011, a war was launched against a project of global significance, which will remain in history as the Libyan Jamahiriya. Libya had shown the international community that there were alternatives to capitalism as a path of development, even after the collapse of the Soviet […]

Saudi Arabia to Deploy Ground Forces in Syria: Middle East Turmoil Greater Than Ever

By Peter KORZUN | Strategic Culture The effectiveness of Russian airstrikes has helped the regular Syrian army encircle the rebel-held countryside north of the contested city of Aleppo raising concerns that rebels could lose the war in Syria. The prospects send shivers up the spine of some countries that belong to the US-led coalition and […]

US Now Overtly at War Against Russia

By Eric ZUESSE | Strategic Culture NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced on February 2nd that he approves of US ‘Defense’ Secretary Ash Carter’s proposal to quadruple US armaments and troops in Europe, against ‘Russian aggression’. Secretary Carter said earlier that same day, in his announcement of America’s arming for war against Russia: «We are reinforcing our posture in Europe […]

United States Exposed for Being Complicit in Arming and Training Child Soldiers in Afghanistan

By Jay Syrmopoulos | The Free Thought Project Washington, D.C. — The killing of a 10-year-old Afghan boy, Wasil Ahmad by Taliban forces has raised serious questions about the United State’s creation and backing of a militia group using of child soldiers. Ahmad has been lionized as a national hero in Afghanistan after his death on […]