War Crimes

The Brutal War on Vietnamese Civilians: Interview with Nick Turse

Source: History News Network May 26, 2013 by Robin Lindley U.S. commanders wasted ammunition like millionaires and hoarded American lives like misers, and often treated Vietnamese lives as if they were worth nothing at all. –Nick Turse, Kill Anything That Moves In March 1968 U.S. infantry troops of the Army’s …

War

Normalize Peace

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist April 19, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone National Geographic’s Brain Games aired a social experiment a while back which produced some footage which, while jarring, shouldn’t surprise anyone who takes an interest in the way people tend to operate when in groups. A waiting room was filled up …

War

War is Just F**kin’ Wrong

Photo by Meg Chang | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch April 16, 2018 by Ron Jacobs There is no such thing as a good war, especially not in 2018. History, both recent and otherwise, has proven this statement. No war in the past seventy years has made the world a …

War

Edgar Cayce May Have Been Right About Russia’s Role in Preventing World War III

Source: Waking Times April 14, 2018 Dylan Charles The U.S. has been attempting to enter Syria for almost five years now, and the chemical weapons pretext has been in play since the invasion of Iraq. We seem to be in a repeat cycle. Some kind of macabre Groundhog Day where no …

Interventionism

5 Things You Should Know About US-led ‘One-Time’ Strikes On Syria

Source: The Last American Vagabond April 14, 2018 by RT Multiple targets in Syria were bombarded by the US, UK, and France in retaliation to what they said was an Assad-orchestrated chemical attack near Damascus. Here are the main facts about the intervention. Washington approved “precision strikes” against Syria early …

War

US to Launch a Sustained Operation in Syria

Source: Strategic Culture Foundation April 11, 2018 Arkady SAVITSKY The events in Syria are likely to escalate into a regional conflict. USS Donald Cook already deployed in the Mediterranean can deliver a limited missile attack against Syria but a large-scale operation is unlikely to be launched until USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group (CSG) arrives …

War

Dear America: Please Stop This Shit. Signed, The Rest Of The World.

I do not know with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones! ~ Albert Einstein Source: Caitlin Johnstone March 26, 2018 by Caitlin Johnstone They want you arguing over who should and shouldn’t be called a terrorist based …

War Crimes

Trump Touts $12.5B Saudi Arms Sale as US Support for Yemen War Literally Fuels Atrocities

Photo by Felton Davis | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch March 23, 2018 by Brett Wilkins For the second time in as many years, President Donald Trump welcomed Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, second-in-command to one of the world’s most repressive dictators, to the White House. Trump used Tuesday’s visit …

War

It is Us

 Photo by Giuseppe Milo | CC BY 2.0 We have met the enemy, and it is us. Source: counterpunch March 21, 2018 by John Steppling “The war mentality represents an unfortunate confluence of ignorance, fear, prejudice, and profit. … The ignorance exists in its own right and is further perpetuated …

War Crimes

15 Years On, the Staggering Death Toll in Iraq Keeps Climbing

Ali Hamza, 8, sits at the graves of his brother, Mohammed, and sister Asinat, who were killed at their school when a suicide car bomb attack near Qabak elementary school in the Shiite Turkomen village of Qabak, Iraq, Oct. 7, 2013. (AP Photo) Source: Mint Press News March 16, 2018 …