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Terrorism

It’s About Time We Recognize What Fuels Terrorism

Since September 11th 2001, the U.S. media and government have demonized Muslims and fetishized the US military so much that many Americans do not understand what a devastating impact our foreign policy has had on the Muslim world. It is the…

On Trump’s Economic Terrorism Against Iran

The new sanctions deny Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and his office access to key financial resources. As foolish as it may seem, in addition to eight military leaders, the US is also sanctioning Foreign Minister Mohammad…

White Helmets, Black Hearts

In 2016 the White Helmets were nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Justin Timberlake thought they should get it. So did Bear Grylls, Ben Affleck, Michael Palin, Daniel Craig, Rowan Williams, Ridley Scott, George Clooney, Sacha Baron Cohen,…

End it! Remove every troop, every base, every weapon.

You’ve got 5,000 armed foreign troops stationed in your country. You don’t say a word until the idiot foreign emperor stages a surprise visit. Then you’re outraged principally because he didn’t notify you or meet with you or put up any…

After 17 Years of War, Afghanistan Is All But Forgotten

Dick Cheney, Don Rumsfeld, John Bolton, Paul Wolfowitz and the other neo-con wild boys who came to power with George W. Bush in 2001 all shared a vision. In their minds, they saw a cowed, conquered Iraq as the stepping stone to a wider…

Book Review: 9/11 Mass Murder Mystery

Nick Kollerstrom is a formidable name in the field of political journalism and alternative historical research. In 2009 he published the definitive book on the London bombings, Terror on the Tube: Behind the Veil of 7/7; in 2016 he released…

The White Helmets Ride Again

I am often asked to explain why countries like Iran appear to be so aggressive, involving themselves in foreign wars and seeking to create alliances that they know will provoke the worst and most paranoid responses from some of their…