War creates profound pain and intense agony and destroys the environment. My work with Muslim Peacemaker Teams is like a drop in the ocean, but we continue to maintain water filters and plant trees. Every green tree gives birth to life. By Sami Rasouli WAMM Newsletter Vol. 35, No. 5, 2017 Sami Rasouli, founder […]
With all eyes on the nuclear standoff with North Korea, what is the over-arching agenda in play behind the politics of crisis? Tyrel Ventura sits down with documentary filmmaker and journalist John Pilger to learn more about the unfolding behind-the-scenes power play, and to discuss his latest documentary, “The Coming War on China.” Images above […]
The problem for the rest of the world actually, now, is the containment of the United States.
Our actions may have been closer to the acts of Nazi Germany than we would like to admit. Both governments perpetrated imperialist, racist, and genocidal policies. Editor’s Note: Beginning on September 17th at 7 pm on TPT (Channel 2, Minnesota), PBS will be showing the Ken Burns series on the Vietnam War. Already a […]
Into this cauldron of violence with historical antecedents that are often dangerously brushed over, observers on all ideological sides are growing increasingly angry, distraught and confused.
Russia and China urge diplomacy to resolve a deepening crisis. They want tensions defused.
U.S. commander: “we shoot every boat we find.”
Afghanistan again, North Korea, Ukraine, etc., ad nauseam. End Endless War
This is how democracy ends, with a bang and a whimper.
The opposition “movements” in Venezuela and Syria have a great deal in common: both are seeking the demise of democratically-elected governments; both resort to violence and acts of terrorism; both are tools of U.S. and Western imperialism, and both are failing. A Venezuelan protester holds a poster that reads in Spanish “Against Imperialist aggression, respect […]
No one in politics or the media seems capable of recognizing this series of events for what it truly is: One large event . …There is no dicing it up. It is all of a piece, one long war, the longest by miles in our nation’s history.
The U.S. bombings in 8 countries in the past 8 years have all been illegal under the U.N. Charter.
President Trump’s views on preemptive war are rejected not only by the experts, but by the majority of Americans.
North Korea is sitting on a stockpile of minerals worth trillions
In the context of criminal justice, America’s faith in technological interventions is worse than misplaced; it is dangerous.
Why do I call the crimes being punished imaginary?