Who Created the Persian Gulf Tinderbox?

January 8, 2020 0

Daniel LAZARE Joe Biden’s statement that “President Trump just tossed a stick of dynamite into a tinderbox” by assassinating Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani was not inaccurate. But it skirts an all-important question: who created the […]

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US Expands Role in Saudi Arabia’s War on Yemen

April 16, 2015 0

US Forces Searching Ships Near Yemen by Jason Ditz, April 13, 2015 While US officials continue to try to downplay their involvement in the Saudi Arabian attack on Yemen, the Pentagon continues to increase overt […]

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The Grand Saudi Reversal

September 3, 2014 0

by Thierry Meyssan While for the past 35 years Saudi Arabia has supported all the jihadist movements to the most extremist, Riyadh seems suddenly to have changed policy. Threatened in its very existence by a possible […]


Global Nausea

August 12, 2014 0

by James Howard Kunstler –                   Any American influence left in Iraq should focus on rebuilding the credibility of national institutions.– Editorial, The New York Times Gosh, isn’t that what […]