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The Saudi and American Way
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 10:36:10 +0000
Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org The U.S.-Saudi-UAE “Operation Restoring Hope” has become their plan to bomb the food-supply route that the residents in the Shiite Houthi area of Yemen rely upon in order to receive food, and thereby for … Continue reading
Solutions without Historical Templates: Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 18:44:54 +0000
We’re accustomed to three basic templates for system-wide solutions or improvements: 1. an individual “builds a better mousetrap” and starts a company to exploit this competitive advantage; 2. a company invents something that spawns a new industry (the photocopier, the … Continue reading
Tell Israel to Allow Thinking in Its Schools
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:03:36 +0000
By David Swanson, World BEYOND War Israel has passed a law allowing its Minister of Education to ban from its schools any person or group who criticizes Israel — apparently something that no teachers or students in Israel are supposed … Continue reading
Mueller Indictment Catches Ukraine 
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 16:49:43 +0000
Robert Mueller is on a roll. He’s making all the right moves and going nowhere with his indictments. If you read the following carefully, you’ll see the shell game he’s playing from every angle. He’s indicted the right group, just … Continue reading
Worldwide Hurricane
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:43:54 +0000
In planning a conference that is coming up in Toronto, I’ve been seeking out stories of peace and justice in Toronto and Canada. Wow are there a lot of them, as well as plenty of war and injustice as well. … Continue reading
Should Alex Ward be fired by vox.com?
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:35:15 +0000
Eric Zuesse The neocon ‘journalist’ Alex Ward, at the neocon ‘news’-site vox.com, criticized U.S. President Donald Trump for having supposedly allowed Russian President Vladimir Putin to get away with 7 specific alleged bad things that Ward thinks Trump should have … Continue reading
Talk Nation Radio: Victoria Law on the Struggles of Women in Prison
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:52:26 +0000
Victoria Law is a freelance journalist focusing on women’s incarceration. She is the author of Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women which I highly recommend and co-author of Your Home Is Your Prison (coming out next year). Since … Continue reading
Conclusive Proof: Hitler Intended Exterminating All the World’s Jews
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:51:01 +0000
First Annotated Web-Publication of the Complete Official Record of Hitler’s Meeting with, and Promises to, the Mufti of Jerusalem Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Adolf Hitler’s private and confidential meeting with the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, on 28 November … Continue reading
MH17 Research is Flawed
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 08:27:44 +0000
by Eric van de Beek for Novini.nl Who brought down MH17? For the Dutch government it is certain that the Russian military is to blame. But according to researcher Max van der Werff there is every reason to doubt. “Based … Continue reading
Trump’s and Putin’s Responses to Mueller’s Russiagate Indictments
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:48:00 +0000
Eric Zuesse In the July 16th joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, the question arose of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s recent indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officials for allegedly having engineered the … Continue reading