Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Ruling Class’s Hatred of Trump …

… is Different Than Yours by Paul Street CounterPunch (October 14 2016) Photo by thierry ehrmann | CC BY 2.0 Much, maybe most, of the nation’s corporate, financial, and imperial establishment loathes Donald Trump. When’s the last time one of

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Obama Stepped Back from the Brink

Will Hillary? by Mike Whitney CounterPunch (October 12 2016) The American people need to understand what’s going on in Syria. Unfortunately, the major media only publish Washington-friendly propaganda which makes it difficult to separate fact from fiction. The best way

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Kicking Philip Green is absurd. Here’s who MPs should be castigating

Simon Jenkins The Guardian 21st October 2016 The House of Commons is never more absurd than when kicking a man when he is down. Sir Philip Green is finished, one of the most unpopular men in Britain, barely safe even

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US-Russia tensions….

… Now More Dangerous than During the Cold War by Washingtons Blog (October 12 2016) Germany’s Foreign Minister – Frank-Walter Steinmeier – wrote earlier this month that tension between the US and Russia is worse than during the Cold War:

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Pentagon By-Passes President and Begins Low Intensity Stealth War in Syria

by Mike Whitney CounterPunch (October 07 2016) Last Wednesday, at a Deputies Committee meeting at the White House, officials from the State Department, the CIA and the Joint Chiefs of Staff discussed limited military strikes against the (Assad) regime …

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Do We Really Want Nuclear War with Russia ?

The US propaganda war against Russia is spinning out of control, rolling ever faster downhill with a dangerous momentum that threatens to drive the world into a nuclear showdown. by Robert Parry Consortium News (October 03 2016) Through an endless

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The Israel Lobby

… the Syrian War and the Meaning of Empire by Andrew Stewart CounterPunch (September 12 2016) There seems to be a series of debates going on in activist circles these days that are inter-connected, the continued plight of Alison Weir

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