Trump and Balfour Compared

By James J. Zogby | Global Research | 02/06/20 Much has already been written about the Trump administration’s release of its long-awaited plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace. I will not repeat the criticisms. Instead, I will focus on what I found to be the striking and disturbing parallels between this Trump “Deal of the Century” andContinue reading “Trump and Balfour Compared”

Matt Gaetz Files Ethics Complaint, Criminal Referral Request Against Nancy Pelosi For Tearing Up SOTU Speech

By Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge | 02/05/20 Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) has written a letter to the House Ethics Committee requesting an investigation into Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to tear up a copy of President Trump’s State of the Union address, arguing that “Her unseemly behavior certainly warrants censure.” Gaetz has also requested a criminal referral for Pelosi’s potentialContinue reading “Matt Gaetz Files Ethics Complaint, Criminal Referral Request Against Nancy Pelosi For Tearing Up SOTU Speech”

Incompetence: DNC Scandals Are A Feature, Not A Bug

By Caitlin Johnstone | Medium | 2//05/20 The Iowa caucus scandal has continued to get more egregious by the hour, with new revelations routinely pouring in about extremely suspicious manipulations taking place which all just so happen to disadvantage the campaign of Bernie Sanders in the first Democratic electoral contest of 2020. By the time you readContinue reading “Incompetence: DNC Scandals Are A Feature, Not A Bug”

Corporate Media Are the Real ‘Sanders Attack Machine’

By Julie Hollar | FAIR | 01/31/20 As the Iowa caucuses approach, corporate media are beginning to panic. “Running Bernie Sanders Against Trump Would Be an Act of Insanity,” insisted  Jonathan Chait in New York magazine (1/28/20). The New York Times‘ Paul Krugman (1/20/20)—among many others (FAIR.org, 1/24/20)—revived the 2016 media trend of tarring Sanders as “Trumpian.” The NeverContinue reading “Corporate Media Are the Real ‘Sanders Attack Machine’”

US Announces Three New Bases in Iraq After Iraqis Demand Full Withdrawal

By Alan Macleod | MintPress News | 1/30/20 Less than a week after millions of Iraqis took to the streets demanding the U.S. military leave for good, the United States announced that is planning to build three new military bases in Iraq, according to military news service Breaking Defense. The three sites chosen – Erbin, Sulimania and Halabja – are allContinue reading “US Announces Three New Bases in Iraq After Iraqis Demand Full Withdrawal”

Israeli Puppet Donald Trump's "Peace to Prosperity" Plan is a Palestinian Insult

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/29/20 Yesterday both Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s current prime minister, and Benny Gantz, his adversary in Israel’s upcoming election, met separately with US President Donald Trump to discuss the release of their “Peace to Prosperity” plan. The plan, spearheaded by Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, who is close family friends withContinue reading “Israeli Puppet Donald Trump's "Peace to Prosperity" Plan is a Palestinian Insult”

Princeton & NYU Professor Emeritus Obliterates Adam Schiff's "Ignorant" Red Baiting (Video)

By Aaron Maté | The Grayzone | 01/28/20 At the impeachment trial of Donald Trump, chief Democratic prosecutor Adam Schiff has claimed that the US is arming Ukraine “so that we can fight Russia over there so we don’t have to fight Russia here” and called Russia a “wounded, dangerous animal.” Stephen F. Cohen, professorContinue reading “Princeton & NYU Professor Emeritus Obliterates Adam Schiff's "Ignorant" Red Baiting (Video)”

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”

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”