Do We Really Want War With Russia?

by Eric Margolis (June 25 2016) War with Russia appears increasingly likely as the US and its Nato satraps continue their military provocations of Moscow. As dangers mount, our foolish politicians should all be forced to read, and then re-read, Professor Christopher Clark's magisterial book, The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 … Continue reading Do We Really Want War With Russia?

Europeans Contest US Anti-Russian Hype

Besides the Brexit rejection of US-style neoliberal economics, some European voices are protesting, finally, the US-led, anti-Russian propaganda campaign that has justified an expensive new Cold War. by Joe Lauria Consortium News (June 27 2016) A significant crack has been unexpectedly opened in the wall of Europe's disciplined obedience to the United States. I'm not … Continue reading Europeans Contest US Anti-Russian Hype

What Japanese Media doesn’t want you to say!

Japan is Part of the Neo-Colonialist Clique by Andre Vltchek Dissident Voice (June 27 2016) Write that 'Japan is part of the neo-colonialist clique', and you will never again be invited to participate in any public debate conducted by Japanese mass media outlets. And that is exactly what I wrote several months ago, after being … Continue reading What Japanese Media doesn’t want you to say!

The Pentagon’s Real $trategy

Keeping the Money Flowing by Andrew Cockburn TomDispatch (June 16 2016) These days, lamenting the apparently aimless character of Washington's military operations in the Greater Middle East has become conventional wisdom among administration critics of every sort. Senator John McCain thunders that "this president has no strategy to successfully reverse the tide of slaughter and … Continue reading The Pentagon’s Real $trategy

Setting the Stage for War with Russia

State Department Syria Memo by Bill Van Auken World Socialist Web Site (June 24 2016) Global Research (June 24 2016) Secretary of State John Kerry met Tuesday morning with several of the State Department "diplomats" who drafted an internal dissent memo calling for the US to launch air strikes against the Syrian government, supposedly as … Continue reading Setting the Stage for War with Russia