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I don’t order fast food from the a drive-up window very often, but when I do I brace myself for the inevitable upsell. “Do you want fries with that?” I resist the mighty urge to say something like, “If I wanted fries, I would have asked for fries, dammit!” It’s like when a breathlessly enthusiastic […]

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US Intel Doubts North Korea Weapons Test Was Successful

April 19, 2019           |                                       

Wednesday’s statement from the North Korean state media about a mysterious “tactical” weapons test for which Kim Jong Un was present has been the subject of a lot of speculation. US officials are now saying they don’t think the test was successful. North Korea described the test as a “tactical” weapon with a powerful warhead […]

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Between Yes and No, Heaven and Earth with Albert Camus on a Spring Morning

April 17, 2019           |                                       

To give up beauty and the sensual happiness that comes with it and devote one’s self exclusively to unhappiness requires a nobility I lack. However, after all, nothing is true that compels us to make it exclusive. Isolated beauty ends in grimaces, solitary justice in oppression. Anyone who seeks to serve the one to the […]

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Craig Murray asks you to imagine Western media reaction if a Russian opposition politician were dragged out by armed police, and within three hours convicted on a political charge by a patently biased judge. By Craig Murray CraigMurray.org.uk Both Chelsea Manning and Julian Assange are now in jail, both over offenses related to the publication […]

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Ecuadorian President’s Motives for Surrendering Assange: Vengeance & IMF Loan?

April 12, 2019           |                                       

$4.2 billion IMF loan, submission to the US, and vengeance appear to have been President Moreno’s true motives for revoking Assange’s asylum in Ecuador’s London embassy, says Ecuador’s former foreign minister Guillaume Long. [embedded content] The Real News Network is a television news and documentary network focused on providing independent and uncompromising journalism. Read other […]

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Photograph by Nathaniel St. Clair In the last years of his life, Dr. Martin Luther King spoke against what he called “the triple evils that are interrelated” – economic inequality, racism, and militarism. If King were alive today, he’d be talking about the five evils that are interrelated, adding patriarchy and Ecocide, the destruction of […]

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Hundreds Starve Themselves for Peace in Turkey

April 4, 2019           |                                       

In the early months of 2019, hundreds of Kurds around the world implemented a hunger strike to protest the ongoing assaults they face at the hands of the Turkish government. An article by Dougie Gerrard for RedPepper explains how Leyla Güven, a member of the Turkish Parliament, started this strike. Güven began starving herself after […]

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Fox News Viewers Are Convinced Trump Is the Greatest President Ever

March 22, 2019           |                                       

Veterans Demand Congress End the Forever Wars The Zionist Smear Campaign Against Bernie Sanders Is Just Beginning After Activist Pressure, Amazon Purges Dozens of Far-Right Books Indiana Teachers Shot “Execution-Style” With Pellets in Shooting Drill Fox News Viewers Are Convinced Trump Is the Greatest President Ever Supreme Court Approves Indefinite Detention of Immigrants President Trump […]

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America doesn’t existIf you think that you live thereGuess what, you’ve been trickedYou’re not even thinking,You’re only believingIn borders, and ordersThat blossom from mythThat is, from delusion, or nonsenseOr illness, contagious, indeedAnd violent, yesBut not at all real, or trueFor falsehoods can’t ever be true.The New World isn’t new, not yet.

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Democrat Lawmakers Vow Investigation Into Report Trump Pushed Cohen To Lie

January 18, 2019           |                                       

U.S congressional Democrats have vowed to investigate allegations contained in a report by Buzzfeed News that President Donald Trump directed his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about a real estate project in Moscow. The White House on January 18 called the allegations “categorically false,” but leading Democrat lawmakers said the possibility the […]

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WASHINGTON — The Democratic chairmen of two House committees pledged Friday to investigate a report that President Donald Trump directed his personal attorney to lie to Congress about negotiations over a real estate project in Moscow during the 2016 election. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., said “we will do what’s necessary to find […]

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Paul Manafort arrives for a hearing at U.S. District Court on June 15, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images The Guardian today published a blockbuster, instantly viral story claiming that anonymous sources told the newspaper that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort visited Julian Assange at least three times in the Ecuadorian Embassy, “in […]

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