1 Confirmed American Injury in US Embassy Bombing in Iraq

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/27/20 Tensions in the Middle East are showing no signs of subsiding as three rockets struck inside the the grounds of the US Embassy in Iraq on Sunday. One American injury has been confirmed, although luckily the injuries were minor and the victim is already said to be backContinue reading “1 Confirmed American Injury in US Embassy Bombing in Iraq”

Ghislaine Maxwell’s Disturbing Closeness With Buckingham Palace

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/27/20 Reports out of the UK are putting Epstein child-sex-slave recruiter Ghislaine Maxwell even closer to the British Royal Family than previously thought. Former London Police protection officer Paul Page told the Mirror UK that when she was in town, which was often, Maxwell was at the palace up toContinue reading “Ghislaine Maxwell’s Disturbing Closeness With Buckingham Palace”

Julian Assange’s Transfer Out of Solitary is Good, But it’s Not Enough

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/27/20 Two days ago, after a plethora of petitions and official pleas from doctors and lawyers around the planet, political prisoner Julian Assange was finally moved out of solitary confinement in the UK’s Belmarsh Maximum Security Prison — where medical experts have been stating for months that he’s beenContinue reading “Julian Assange’s Transfer Out of Solitary is Good, But it’s Not Enough”

Gabbard vs Clinton: $50 Million Defamation Lawsuit Filed

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/22/20 It is now official. Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has filed suit in New York against Hillary Clinton for defamatory comments she made back in October, when Clinton went on a podcast and baselessly announced to the world that Gabbard, a presidential hopeful, was an asset of the Russians.Continue reading “Gabbard vs Clinton: $50 Million Defamation Lawsuit Filed”

A New Definition of Warfare

By Philip Giraldi | UNZ | 01/22/20 Supporters of Donald Trump often make the point that he has not started any new wars. One might observe that it has not been for lack of trying, as his cruise missile attacks on Syria based on fabricated evidence and his recent assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani haveContinue reading “A New Definition of Warfare”

The Empire’s War On Oppositional Journalism Continues To Escalate

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 01/22/20 Journalist Glenn Greenwald has been charged by the Bolsonaro government in Brazil with the same prosecutorial angle used by the US to target WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Per The New York Times: Citing intercepted messages between Mr. Greenwald and the hackers, prosecutors say the journalist played a “clear roleContinue reading “The Empire’s War On Oppositional Journalism Continues To Escalate”

The US’s Inalienable Right to Violence

By Gregory Shupak | FAIR | 01/22/20 Even when critical of US actions, media commentary on recent US bombings and assassinations in the Middle East is premised on the assumption that the US has the right to use violence (or the threat of it) to assert its will, anytime, anywhere. Conversely, corporate media coverage suggests that anyContinue reading “The US’s Inalienable Right to Violence”

One Step Further: Iran Threatens to Abandon UN Non-Proliferation Treaty

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/21/20 Following secret threats to put tariffs on European autos last week, Britain, France, and Germany formally accused Iran of breaking its side of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA) — the nuclear agreement put in place to curb Iran’s nuclear program. This action is well on itsContinue reading “One Step Further: Iran Threatens to Abandon UN Non-Proliferation Treaty”

FBI to MLK: You Have 34 Days to Kill Yourself

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/20/20 Professor of American history at Yale, Dr. Beverly Gage, was thumbing through documents at the National Library in 2014 when she stumbled upon an official FBI document that drew her full attention. Upon closer inspection, it became clear what she was looking at — and it was incrediblyContinue reading “FBI to MLK: You Have 34 Days to Kill Yourself”

Canada Opposed Iranian Democracy: History of Ottawa’s Relations with Iran

By Yves Engler | Global Research | 01/20/20 | To understand where you are, it is necessary to know where you have been. To understand current Canadian policy towards the 18th most populous country in the world, it is necessary to look at the history of Ottawa’s relations with Iran. For the first 75 years after ConfederationContinue reading “Canada Opposed Iranian Democracy: History of Ottawa’s Relations with Iran”