Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Editorials

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Eric Zuesse On the one hand, Andrei Illarionov of the Koch Brothers’ libertarian Cato Institute says that the first among "the crimes that have been committed or...

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Eric Zuesse As has been well documented even by the BBC, in their 1992 classic documentary about the CIA’s (still-ongoing) Gladio Operation, America’s CIA basically took...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Yemen is in the eye of the storm. Washington planned and  orchestrated ongoing war on an entire population. Its using Saudi Arabia,...

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Eric Zuesse On Saturday, April 18th, the Commander of  the U.S. Army in Europe, Ben Hodges, told Britain’s Telegraph  that “There is a Russian threat,”...

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According to the World Bank in the nineties, it was expected (and hoped) that some 400 million people in Indian agriculture would be moving...

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Eric Zuesse During the days of the Soviet Union, and in all dictatorial countries, the ‘news’ media were and are actually propaganda-media, which filter out...

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In 2011, Hilary Clinton announced the US was at war. She wasn’t referring to the US’s ongoing invasions, wars and occupations but an ideological war for hearts...

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Eric Zuesse On Bloomberg TV, the conservative political historian and journalist Mark Halperin says that Hillary Clinton’s populist and leftist statements don’t worry Wall Street...

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Eric Zuesse People see their own nation, and foreign nations, through the filter of the press that’s available to them; so, if that filter is...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News They want unconditional surrender. They want what they won't get. Blaming victims is one of Washington's dirtiest games. Naked aggression is called...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Israel commemorates Yom HaShoah/Holocaust Remembrance Day annually. Vad Vashem is its official holocaust memorial. Netanyahu exploited the occasion this year like earlier....

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Eric Zuesse Bolivia’s President Evo Morales has blamed U.S. President Barack Obama for the failure of the recent OAS (Organization of American States) Summit of...

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According to NASA, there is just one year’s worth of water left in California. What is being done other than conservation? Brown, shockingly, says,...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Throughout this writer's entire life, US direct and/or proxy wars raged - today more than ever in multiple theaters worldwide. Imagine living...

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Eric Zuesse On April 14th, Tom Randall of Bloomberg News bannered "Fossil Fuels Just Lost the Race Against Renewables,” and reported that: "The race for renewable energy has...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Saudi warplanes target US intelligence-designated sites.Civilian men, women and children are considered fair game. They suffer most in all wars. Deliberately targeting...

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Eric Zuesse A Gallup poll issued on April 13th headlines “Americans Choose the Environment Over Energy Development,” and on April 9th another report from Gallup was titled “About Half in...

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  John Chuckman   Yes, there is still bias "out there," as some have written, about an American woman running for President, but I do not believe...

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On 15 April 1912, the Titanic, the largest ship afloat at the time it entered service, sank in the North Atlantic Ocean after hitting...

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Before being voted out of office last year, India’s Congress-led United Progressive Alliance administration sanctioned open-field trials of GM food crops in India andMonsanto’s...

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Eric Zuesse According to Donetsk People’s Republic Defense Minister Eduard Basurin, speaking Saturday April 11th, the recently reported ceasefire violations by the Ukrainian government’s side...

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Eric Zuesse A group of residents in the region of Odessa, one of Ukraine’s largest cities, is trying to break away from the Ukrainian government...

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Kiev Breaks Minsk Agreement; Reinvades Donbass Eric Zuesse On the Friday before Russian Orthodox Easter, the Poroshenko-Yatsenyuk U.S-coup-installed Ukrainian Government attacks on all fronts on April 9th, to...

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Eric Zuesse As I reported yesterday, the Security Bureau of Ukraine, on April 7th, had seized and disappeared two Odessa bloggers, who were trying to get...

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Crimes against Humanity: Ukraine President Poroshenko Keeps his Word: “We’ve Bombed the Schools”, Donbass Children Don’t go to School By Olga Luzanova Global Research, April 01,...

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A Shocking eviction by Corporate Police of a man from his home for the princely sum of £6,000 owed in business rates. After falling behind...

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Britain is currently in the grip of a general election campaign. Voting takes place on 7 May and election fever in the media is...

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Eric Zuesse (Image of Big Brother by Joo Serk Lee) In Odessa — the same city where the Ukrainian civil war started on 2 May 2014...

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Eric Zuesse On Tuesday April 7th, Ukravtoprome (the Ukrainian Association of Automobile Manufacturers) reported that, in the three-month period January-March 2015, as compared to the same three...

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(image above: G.H.W. Bush greets Yaroslav Stetsko) Eric Zuesse The Ukrainian Government said on April 7th that any country sending representatives to Russia’s celebration of the...

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Small family/peasant farms produce most of the world’s food. They form the bedrock of global food production. Yet they are being squeezed onto less...

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 The site you are reading this article on is part of the ‘alternative’ or ‘independent’ media. Many of these sites do not take advertising...

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Why does nonviolent action work? And how good was Mohandas K. Gandhi as a nonviolent strategist? If you want high quality evidence in your...

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Eric Zuesse The hyper-nationalist Ukrainian-Israeli billionaire Ihor Kolomoysky, a friend of the Obama White House and employer of Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden, is a major...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News All police states operate the same way. Their rules alone apply. International laws, norms and standards are ignored. Anyone opposing their authority...

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President Obama should issue an executive order to let voters see for themselves who's trying to buy political influence. Marge Baker RINF Alternative News If 2014 was...

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Ukraine’s Leading Nazi Gets American Weapons & Support news report from German Economic News, translated and with closing commentary by Eric Zuesse http://deutsche-wirtschafts-nachrichten.de/2015/04/06/ukraine-rechtsextremist-jarosch-wird-berater-der-armee-fuehrung/ Ukraine: right-wing extremist Jarosch is consultant...

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Chris Ernesto RINF Alternative News In December 2011, the United States sold $30 billion worth of weapons to the Monarchy of Saudi Arabia. Included in the...

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Eric Zuesse The racist-fascist (or “nazi”) anti-Russian regime that the U.S. installed in a February 2014 coup does not permit protest (except from its small...

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Eric Zuesse It has just been announced that, on April 20th (Hitler’s birthday), U.S. troops will start training troops of Ukraine’s nazi Azov Battalion.  The Azov Battalion was founded and...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Throughout his tenure, he's waged one war after another at home and abroad. From militarized killer cops, police state ruthlessness, and his...

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James F. Tracy RINF Alternative News On Wednesday, April 1 Wolfgang Halbigretained a Connecticut-based attorney, Kay Wilson, to represent him in his FOI case for records...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Civilians suffer most in all wars. Yemen is no exception. Sanaa is becoming a ghost town. One shopkeeper said "(t)here are very...

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Paul Craig Roberts RINF Alternative News John W. Whitehead is a constitutional attorney. As head of the Rutherford Institute he is actively involved in defending our...

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Eric Zuesse According to Ukrainian news-accounts, Ukraine’s economy is rapidly falling. On April 2nd was reported that “Sales of new cars in Ukraine fell to the lowest in...

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Makia Freeman RINF Alternative News Aborted fetal tissue,believe it or not, is another one of the horrendous ingredients found in the vaccines of modern Western Medicine...

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John Chuckman RINF Alternative News If you really want to understand the world in which we live – its endless wars, coups, interventions, and brutality towards...

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News McCain is one of many neocon lunatics infesting Washington. He's viciously racist, militantly anti-Iranian, hawkishly over-the-top and dangerous. He chairs the Senate...

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Professor James F. Tracy RINF Alternative News As the national conversation ensues concerning vaccination, health rights researcher and advocate Catherine J. Frompovich is this week’s guest...

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Michael Snyder RINF Alternative News The higher financial markets rise, the harder they fall.  By any objective measurement, the stock market is currently well into bubble...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News On Wednesday, April 1st, German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cabinet approved a measure to bring fracking (the patents for which are owned...

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It has been such a tough period for the pro-GMO lobby that it’s difficult to know where to begin. But let us start by...

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Timothy Alexander Guzman RINF Alternative News It is unclear that a nuclear deal between the U. S. and Iran will take place. However, if there is...

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Eric Zuesse While I have always been puzzled at why Americans endorse the existence of a religious and therefore discriminatory nation, Israel, and at why...

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Professor James F. Tracy RINF Alternative News The processed food industry is seeking to turn back the global movement toward organic and non-GMO food by promoting...

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