War Crimes

The Massacre of Mosul: More Than 40,000 Civilians Feared Dead

Source: counterpunch by Patrick Cockburn More than 40,000 civilians were killed in the devastating battle to retake Mosul from Isis, according to intelligence reports revealed exclusively to The Independent – a death toll far higher than previous estimates. Residents of the besieged city were killed by Iraqi ground forces attempting to force out …

War Crimes

Afghanistan civilian deaths hit record highs as US-led airstrikes reach 2012 levels

The US Air Force and its allies have dropped more munitions on Afghanistan in the first half of 2017 than in all of the previous year. This is level with the previous high in the first half of 2012 and coincides with a spike in civilian casualties, according to the …

Imperialism

Why I Did Not Go to Vietnam

by Terry Simons Wars are folly.  Rudimentarily, we know why wars happen.  We know they spring from inhumane impulses and ignorance.  We know the corrupting nature of avarice and the geopolitical realities that propel conflict.  We know that the lust for power is systemic and that unrestrained nationalism plays a …

War

Christmas Truce 1914: A Will To Peace

by John V. Denson Mises.org The Christmas Truce, which occurred primarily between the British and German soldiers along the Western Front in December 1914, is an event the official histories of the “Great War” leave out, and the Orwellian historians hide from the public. Stanley Weintraub has broken through this …

False Flag Operations

Pearl Harbor: Hawaii Was Surprised; FDR Was Not

by James Perlof The New American On Sunday, December 7, 1941, Japan launched a sneak attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, shattering the peace of a beautiful Hawaiian morning and leaving much of the fleet broken and burning. The destruction and death that the Japanese military visited …

War

Memorial Day Is A Hoax

by Paul Craig Roberts Memorial Day commemorates soldiers killed in war. We are told that the war dead died for us and our freedom. US Marine General Smedley Butler challenged this view. He said that our soldiers died for the profits of the bankers, Wall Street, Standard Oil, and the …

Chemical

Council: Monsanto’s Chemicals are in ‘Same Group as STDs Like HIV’

by Jeremy Jaxen While Monsanto pleads to have the recent cancer classification of glyphosate retracted, the public is getting a glimpse of the emperor with no clothes. The recent classification of the GMO herbicide ingredient glyphosate as a 2B carcinogen by the World Health Organization now designates it in a …

War

Lithuanians Under Police State Attack

And Washington is the greatest threat to life on earth. by Paul Craig Roberts According to news reports and to this appeal by Kristoferis Voishka the pro-American government installed in Lithuania is persecuting Lithuanians who dissent from the anti-Russian propaganda that is driving Washington’s NATO puppets to war with Russia. Unlike their …

War

U.S. Government Instigating World War III

by Paul Craig Roberts | Infowars.com | November 24, 2014 According to news reports, Washington has decided to arm Ukraine for renewed military assault on Russian ethnics in Donetsk and Luhansk. The American people are clueless that Washington is on the brink of starting a dangerous war. Even informed commentators …

Military Industrial Complex

The Two Faux Democracies Threaten Life On Earth

Paul Craig Roberts Prison Planet.com July 25, 2013 Amitai Etzioni has raised an important question: “Who authorized preparations for war with China?”. Etzioni says that the war plan is not the sort of contingency plan that might be on hand for an improbable event. Etzioni also reports that the Pentagon’s …