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Anatomy of the Islamic State

December 3, 2014

…provided comfort to the Saudi regime that order would be maintained inside their kingdom. The Eisenhower Doctrine of 1957 that already provided a security umbrella around the kingdom, making it…

The Prosecution Of Julian Assange Is A Threat To Journalists Everywhere

April 15, 2019

…could be persuasive in Assange’s case. Someone cannot be extradited from the United Kingdom if the extradition is for “political purposes.” The US Department of Justice has tried to avoid…

Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years

October 4, 2012

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition…

Truman Lied, Hundreds of Thousands Died

August 5, 2011

…own failure to work on disarmament and the United States’ Mutual Defense Agreement with the United Kingdom, by which the two countries share nuclear weapons in violation of Article 1…


July 24, 2017
Vijay Prashad and Paul Jay discuss the American, Saudi and Israeli ​campaign a​gainst Iran and the new Cold War with Russia
'Obscene' Bipartisan Applause for NATO in Congress

‘Obscene’ Bipartisan Applause for NATO in Congress

April 3, 2019

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg addresses a joint session of the U.S. Congress fanning the fire of a ‘Russian threat.’ Peter Kuznick says it is an ‘obscene bipartisan spectacle applauding…

What’s Putin’s Interest In Syria?

September 13, 2013

Aleksandr Buzgalin: Putin’s aims in Syria through a domestic lens…

Julian Assange’s Asylum to be Rescinded

July 23, 2018

Since Julian Assange is now an Ecuadorian citizen, President Moreno must protect his rights, says Alfred de Zayas, former UN independent expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable…

A Blueprint for a New Party

November 17, 2016

…can compete in all 338 House of Commons districts nationwide, with each candidate needing to submit one hundred voter signatures. In the United Kingdom, a parliamentary candidate needs to submit…

Economics for the 99%: Capital controls for the masses

April 5, 2013

By John Weeks. Going the way of buggy whips, wind-up wrist watches and capital controls? I lived in Britain during 1971-1975. At that time a resident in the United Kingdom