Category International Relations
“When a nation is guilty of military aggression, it is not those who prosecuted the war who should be honored, it is those who tried to stop it.”
Half the Earth’s population of mammals, birds, fish and reptiles has already disappeared in the past 40 years.
The occupation of the Palestinian territory may be one of the most well-documented situations,… with…experts alleging that violations of international humanitarian and human rights law have occurred.
The demonization of Russia is, I believe, one of the most dangerous things that is happening in our world today.
Here’s to the day the two Koreas see through us.
No court has ever addressed the government’s legal justifications for military action in so many different parts of the world. Now, in a case brought by the ACLU, one court will.
Is there a group of human beings so evil that they don’t deserve human rights? The International Red Cross [ICRC] does not think so.
It actively picks private sector winners by targeting billions of dollars to an elite group of profit-seeking contractors.
The U.S. bombings in 8 countries in the past 8 years have all been illegal under the U.N. Charter.
North Korea is sitting on a stockpile of minerals worth trillions
Politicians obviously have self-interested reasons for denying that they have misinterpreted, miscalculated, and then persisted in bad policies that have resulted in death and destruction for their own countrymen as well as others.
,,,were there real journalists covering Venezuela, they’d make note of the fact that a campaign of economic and psychological war, targeted assassinations, and corporate intrigue have helped plunge the country into an existential crisis.
Assange speaks today from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London
The sooner Donald Trump is removed from the White House, the better. But we need a radical reorganizing of our national institutions.
The oil monarchies have thus used their petro-wealth to create a pro-war consensus in Washington that is nearly 100-percent complete. Needless to say, this will not benefit the mass of ordinary Americans, the people who will have to fight and die in such conflicts and whose taxes will pay for them.
Jan Egeland, who heads the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), says that seven million Yemeni people are on the brink of famine.
The roots and strength of local grassroots organizations