US Empire’s Passion For Iraqi Democracy Magically Disappears

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 01/07/20 | Following a vote by the Iraqi parliament to remove foreign troops from the nation, the US president threatened to destroy Iraq’s economy in retaliation and to refuse to leave unless an expensive military base worth billions of dollars was paid for. “If they do ask us to leave, ifContinue reading “US Empire’s Passion For Iraqi Democracy Magically Disappears”

Pathetic “Iranian” Hack Attack Takes Place Hours After Mainstream Media Unanimously Pushes the Idea

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/05/20 | Apparently a group claiming to be Iranian hackers has hacked into one of the most unknown government agencies in existence: From the Guardian: The website of the Federal Depository Library Program was replaced on Saturday with a page titled “Iranian Hackers!” that displayed images of Iran’s supremeContinue reading “Pathetic “Iranian” Hack Attack Takes Place Hours After Mainstream Media Unanimously Pushes the Idea”

Corporate Media Turns to Warhawks, Including Former Bush Officials, to Beat Drums of War on Iran

By Julia Conley | Common Dreams | 01/04/20 | Trump critics and peace advocates watched in horror Thursday night and Friday morning as some of the top architects of the Iraq War took to the corporate media to spin a narrative aimed at retroactively convincing Americans that the killing of Iranian military official Qasem SoleimaniContinue reading “Corporate Media Turns to Warhawks, Including Former Bush Officials, to Beat Drums of War on Iran”

Regime Change, Oil, Domination: The Ugly Truths as to Why the Syrian War Keeps Raging

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 11/16/19 | Fraught with disinformation, misinformation, half-truths, and complete fabrications; inside factions and outside interlopers; economic, military, private interest, nationalistic, imperialistic, and global incentives, the war in Syria is a confusing nut to crack. Beginning in 2011 and still raging today, there are several pieces that make up thisContinue reading “Regime Change, Oil, Domination: The Ugly Truths as to Why the Syrian War Keeps Raging”