Yemen

The US-Led Genocide and Destruction of Yemen

October 15, 2018

By David William Pear   [Photo: WhatsuPic, “Expanded War, Hunger, Disease, Death in Yemen. No Big Deal to US”.] [First published by The Greanville Post]   “Only God can save our children”, say Yemeni fathers and mothers as they can do nothing but watch their children die, try to comfort them in their final agonizing…

More Democrats Sign On to Stop Yemen War, But is Enough Being Done?

More Democrats Sign On to Stop Yemen War, But is Enough Being Done?

September 28, 2018

With 23 co-sponsors for a new measure that would withdraw U.S. forces from the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen, Rep. Ro Khanna says that ending the war is “now a mainstream position within the Democratic Party.” Bill co-sponsor Rep. Adam Smith, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services committee discusses the measure and whether…

'Stop the War!' - Yemeni-Americans Condemn Trump and Saudi Arabia Outside UN

‘Stop the War!’ – Yemeni-Americans Condemn Trump and Saudi Arabia Outside UN

September 28, 2018

Yemeni-Americans called for an end to the US-Saudi war on their home, at a protest outside the United Nations General Assembly. Ben Norton reports

An Ex-Marine's View of the US 'Forever War'

An Ex-Marine’s View of the US ‘Forever War’

September 25, 2018

Former Marine Lyle Jeremy Rubin talks about how he came to see US wars as a non-stop continuation of the war economy and how US politicians and mass media have numbed the population to the realities of war

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that The US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that the US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen

September 21, 2018

Over 5 million children are facing starvation and a cholera outbreak is raging in Yemen, the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, yet the US continues to support the Saudi bombing and destruction of the country, says Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

Whitewashed Saudi 'Reformer' Prince Boosts Authoritarian Crackdown on Dissent

Whitewashed Saudi ‘Reformer’ Prince Boosts Authoritarian Crackdown on Dissent

September 13, 2018

The regime of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is punishing satire on social media with 5 years in prison and sentencing women’s rights activists to death. CODEPINK’s Medea Benjamin speaks about the Western whitewash of MBS.

Rep. Ro Khanna Denounces Support for Saudis in Yemen and Interventionist Foreign Policy

Rep. Ro Khanna Denounces Support for Saudis in Yemen and Interventionist Foreign Policy

September 10, 2018

Ro Khanna addresses the war in Yemen and his new bill co-sponsored with Bernie Sanders that would force billionaires like Jeff Bezos to pay fair wages or face penalties

Canada's Yemeni Community Calls on Trudeau Government to End Arms Sales to Saudis

Canada’s Yemeni Community Calls on Trudeau Government to End Arms Sales to Saudis

September 8, 2018

Hamza Shaiban says arms sales to Saudis cannot be reconciled with Canada’s commitment to ‘stand up for human rights’

Activists Arrested for Blocking Boeing Arms Plant Speak Out Against Yemen War

September 7, 2018

To protest the US-Saudi war on Yemen, peace activists blocked a Boeing weapons facility in Missouri with a bus — a symbol of the 40 Yemeni children on a school bus massacred by Saudi Arabia with a US-made bomb. The anti-war protesters speak with TRNN’s Ben Norton

Amid Calls to End US Role in Yemen, Ex-Obama Official Rob Malley on How It Began

August 23, 2018

The massacre of 40 Yemeni children with a US-made bomb has escalated calls for ending the vital US participation in the Saudi-led war that began under President Obama. We speak to Rob Malley, President of the International Crisis Group and a former top White House official for the Middle East [This is the second part…