Even in an age of “realists” and vigilantes, there is still cause for optimism
- John Pilger
It's not too late for the world to learn the lesson of the US's foreign policy mistakes.
The most important anniversary of the year has been the 40th anniversary of 11 September 1973 – the crushing of the democratic government of Chile ...
From Hiroshima to Syria, the enemy whose name we dare not speak
- John Pilger
On my wall is the front page of Daily Express of September 5, 1945 and the words: "I write this as a warning to the world." So began Wilfred Burchett's report from Hiroshima. It was the scoop of the century. For his lone, perilous journey ...
Chemical weapons; the hidden truths about the arsenals and the "Convention"
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι
The hammering by politicians and the corporate media about chemical weapons use in Syria, which, according to secret CIA "evidence" was used by government forces, has generated the widespread false impression that it is only Syria that ...
Inside the Syrian Revolution and What the Left Must Do: A Conversation with Yasser Munif
- Jeff Napolitano
I was fortunate enough to have Dr. Yasser Munif, professor at Emerson College, call into The Declaration radio show tonight. He has recently visited Syria, witnessed the revolution there, and has spoken and written about it (including an interview ...
On Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria And the Coming U.S. Punitive Attack
- Iran National Front جبهه ملی ایران
As an Iranian political party in opposition to dictatorial regimes in Iran since the American overthrow of our only democratic government in 1953, we would like to pose some questions to the United States Administration concerning their decision to conduct ...
Putin’s Finest Hour on the World Stage
- MK Bhadrakumar
The United States ended up badly isolated at the G20 summit in St. Petersburg on the Syrian question. The best American claim is that the gathering was split down the middle – «fifty - fifty» but the cold reality is that there were ...
Dogs of war versus the emerging caravan
- Pepe Escobar
The dogs of war bark and the emerging-powers caravan ... keeps on trucking. That's the Group of 20 meeting in St Petersburg in a nutshell. Count on the indispensable (bombing) nation - via US President Barack "Red Line" Obama - to ...
Making the World Safe for Banksters: Syria in the Cross-hairs
- Ellen Hodgson Brown
“The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy of the world as ...
Hot off the Press: Britain sold nerve gas chemicals to Syria
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
If you want to know why PM Cameron was keen to launch an immediate attack on Syria while the UN mission was still collecting evidence on the ground, but then was very quick to scrap the idea all together, dailyrecord.co.uk provides the answer. ...
Syria and Alert to threats in Europe
- John Cleese
The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent events in Syria and have therefore raised their security level from “Miffed” to “Peeved.”
Soon, though, security levels may be raised yet again to “Irritated” ...