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Wendy Sherman is Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs. On September 16, she spoke at Georgetown University.
They’re an American tradition. They date from the republic’s inception. Notable ones began in the mid-19th century.
Permanent war is official US policy. Obama is the latest in a long line of rogue warrior presidents.
On Monday, both sides agreed to open-ended ceasefire terms. Peace talks will resume in Cairo within a month.
The Islamic State is the pretext. Syria is the target. At issue is regime change.
Israel threatens press freedom. Repressive Knesset legislation targets speech, assembly, association, and the right to dissent. So does Kafkaesque justice.
Longstanding US-led Western support lets Israel get away with genocidal mass murder and destruction. More on this below.
Israel’s Operation Protective Edge is the latest example of well planned, premeditated Israeli aggression on Palestine.
Rogue terror states wage wars the same way. America does it. So does Israel.
Kiev’s illegitimate fascist government operates extrajudicially. Rule of law principles don’t apply.
Monday’s ceasefire deadline was extended another 24 hours. It was set to expire at midnight local time.
Throughout months of conflict in Southeastern Ukraine, Russia has gone all-out to resolve things diplomatically.
For the third time since January 1991, America is at war with Iraq. It’s ongoing lawlessly.
On August 11, Human Rights Council (HRC) President Baudelaire Ndong Ella announced the formation of an “independent, international commission of inquiry” into war crimes committed during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge.
I’ve been ill and unable to do what I love best for 2 months. Yesterday, August 6, I came home for the first time since hospitalized on June 4.
June 3 was historic. It was Syria’s first ever free, fair, open democratic presidential election.
On April 24, 90 Palestinian uncharged administrative detainee political prisoners hunger struck. They did so for long denied justice.
This writer’s accompanying article called his address typical Obama demagogic mumbo jumbo.
This writer’s edited and contributed to new book discusses what’s ongoing in depth. It explains why it matters. It sheds light on what’s likely coming.
New York Times editors ate crow. They did so without admitting it. Hours earlier they approved copy headlining “China and Russia Fail to Reach Deal on Gas Plan.”
Media scoundrels march in lockstep with Washington’s worst policies. They do it egregiously. They do it irresponsibly. They do it ad nauseam.
A previous article discussed Obama’s war to destroy it. In 2008, he pledged support. He called “preserv(ing) the benefits of open competition on the Internet” essential.
Three nations among others stand out: America, Israel and Ukraine.
It rages. It shows no signs of abating. Obama neocons direct it. Orders come straight from Washington.
Putin’s statesmanship embarrasses Kerry. Both men are geopolitical opposites.
Putin represents responsible leadership. Kerry shames the office he hold.
He’s no diplomat. He’s a world class thug. He mocks legitimacy. He disgraces the office he holds. He represents the worst of America’s dark side.
The Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount and Al-Aqsa Mosque rank third in Islamic importance. They do so after Mecca’s Sacred Mosque and Madina’s Mosque of the Prophet.
Washington bears full responsibility for elevating illegitimate fascist putschists to power. Doing so reflects another sordid chapter in US history. For sure, it won’t be the last.
On April 19, Kiev putschists pledged no Easter weekend Eastern Ukraine attacks. They promised “suspension of the active phase of the anti-terrorism operation” to defuse crisis conditions.
Charles and David Koch are modern-day robber barons. They’re multi-billionaires. Forbes estimates their April 2014 net worth at $40.3 billion each.
On April 17, Putin held his annual televised Q & A session. He did it with ordinary Russians nationwide. He did it for the 12th time. Doing so connects with them.
A previous article discussed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay. It discussed her duplicitous anti-Assad report. It wasn’t her first one. It won’t be her last