US Imperialism’s Failed Tactics
- Zoltan Zigedy
US imperialism and its allies learned a hard lesson from their unsuccessful adventure in Vietnam. Escalating US troop involvement to nearly half a million serving at the war’s peak, drawing on forced enlistment (conscription) to rotate nearly three ...
Dr. Strangelove is naked
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
The whole Global South is now informed about how the Russian campaign in Syria has swiftly smashed all of ‘Exceptionalistan’s’ elaborate plans for a “Greater Middle East.”
These plans span everything from the Wolfowitz ...
Russia and the East
- Paul Robinson
Russia’s military campaign in Syria is front page news at the moment, so it is perhaps appropriate that this week my class ‘Russia and the West’ will be taking a break from the history of Russian-Western relations to take a look ...
Spain as spearhead for military interventions in Africa
- Andreas Speck
During the NATO exercise Trident Juncture 2015 the alliance will practice military interventions in North Africa
The NATO exercise Trident Juncture 2015 will take place during October 2015 and until early November in Italy, Portugal, and the State ...
Call to Action Against the NATO exercise "Trident Juncture 2015"
- Various Authors - Versch. Autoren - AA.VV. - Auteurs div.
The NATO exercise Trident Juncture will take place during October 2015 until 6 November, principally in Italy, Portugal, and the State of Spain. With the participation of more than 36,000 soldiers from 30 countries, the exercise will be “the ...
Tit for tat strategies are treacherous
- Karlen Vesper
In the early 1990s he was “most wanted.” The Attorney General at that time called it the "biggest search operation of the German Federal Republic’s police services in the postwar period." Rainer Rupp, under the code name “ ...
The Most Criminal Treaty in History is Finally Presented for Signing
- Eric Zuesse
As of 5 October 2015, a super-secret 12-nation treaty called TPP (The Trans-Pacific Partnership) is set to be signed by the 12 nations, and the terms of this massive international contract will be kept secret until the contract has been in force ...
“Create two, three... many Vietnams”
Message to the people of the world through the Tricontinental
- Ernesto Che Guevara (1928-1967)
This message, written in Cuba in 1966 while Ernesto Che Guevara trained for combat in Bolivia, was published on 16 April 1967 in the form of a brochure for the Tricontinental magazine, mouthpiece of the Executive Secretary of the Organisation of Solidarity ...
TPP: It’s Not a Deal, It’s Not a Trade Deal, and It’s Not a Done Deal
- Lambert Strether
“These people, dressed as they are, come from all over the United States to make deals here in the Market Place of America … LET’S MAKE A DEAL!”–Jay Stewart, Let’s Make a Deal
Press coverage of the climax of ...
Privatizing the Apocalypse
How nuclear weapons companies commandeer your tax dollars
- Jonathan Alan King - Richard Krushnic
They’ve run the most profitable companies in history and, to put it bluntly, they are destroying the planet. In the past, given an American obsession with terrorists, I’ve called them “terrarists.” I’ ...