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”

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”

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”

The War Pigs Are Finally Revealing Themselves – And This Is Just The Beginning

By Brandon Smith | Alt-Market | 01/11/20 | In 2016 during the election campaign of Donald Trump one of the primary factors of his popularity among conservatives was that he was one of the first candidates since Ron Paul to argue for bringing US troops home and ending American involvement in the various elitist fabricated warsContinue reading “The War Pigs Are Finally Revealing Themselves – And This Is Just The Beginning”

Rockets Hit Baghdad’s Greenzone Holding US Embassy

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/08/20 While no word of casualties have been reported, multiple rockets have been confirmed to have been fired inside Baghdad’s fortified Greenzone, home of the US Embassy in Iraq. Loud explosions heard in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone which houses government buildings and foreign missions in Iraq, according toContinue reading “Rockets Hit Baghdad’s Greenzone Holding US Embassy”

Trump's New Year Killing of Soleimani Finally Blows Up the Fake Russiagate Narrative

By Neil Clark | LewRockwell | 01/04/20 | Trump’s ordered assassination of General Qasem Soleimani, head of the Revolutionary Guards’ elite Quds force, not only means a dangerous escalation of tensions with Iran, but also ends fiction that Russia was controlling him. Just imagine….. If Iran’s President Rouhani had authorised a New Year drone strikeContinue reading “Trump's New Year Killing of Soleimani Finally Blows Up the Fake Russiagate Narrative”

The Full Implications of War with Iran are Far More Dangerous Than You Think: Here is Why

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/03/20 | Mere weeks after 9/11, US General Wesley Clark was shown a memo from Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s office that outlined a plan to “take out” 7 countries in 5 years — “Iraq…Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and, finishing off, Iran.” We’re far passed five years sinceContinue reading “The Full Implications of War with Iran are Far More Dangerous Than You Think: Here is Why”