Category Imperialism

Why We Must Protect the World from the United States

Why We Must Protect the World from the United States Ajamu Baraka   Fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated the obvious: The United States was the greatest purveyor of violence in the world. He also said the public allowing this violence would lead to a kind of national spiritual death that would […]

Why we should all be grateful to Trump

By Vladimir Golstein  An Unexpected Age of Wonders: The blessing of the Great Disruptor. Trump may be everything his critics says he is (except a Russian agent) but he fully exposes how corrupt, venal, and petty the established order is […]   The genie cannot be put back into the bottle. Mass media is exposed for what it […]

Its not just fake news: Its fake reality

  …there are two parallel realities on this planet. One consists of true human lives and human stories, the other one only of trivial but manipulative interpretations of the world. One (true) reality is longing for progress, kindness, optimism and harmony; the other (fake one) is constantly spreading uncertainty, nihilism, destruction and hopelessness. It is […]

Those Magical, Fantastical, amazing, incredible, dumbfounding, stunning, fabulous, marvelous, prodigious, phenomenal, extraordinary, astounding Russians vs. U.S. Empire

Those Magical, Fantastical Russians vs. U.S. Empire by Glen Ford “This induced ‘state of emergency’ is designed to prepare the American public, politically and psychologically, to maintain the momentum of the U.S. imperial offensive in the world.” The only people that can make Russiagate fade away are the ones that invented it in the first […]

There is a Russian behind every nightstick

In CIA We Trust The CIA has pulled off one of the greatest psychological ops of all time, converting the bulk of elected officials representing the most left-leaning, anti-war constituency in the U.S. — Black people — into rabid Russia-haters. Glen Ford More than a year after the Democrats began blaming Hillary Clinton’s campaign problems […]

Vladimir Putin and the State of the West and its Democracy

Vladimir Putin and the State of the West and its Democracy by A Political Junkie The 2016 annual meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club took place in late October 2016 during the closing weeks of the 2016 American presidential election.  At this three day event which had the time “The Future in Progress: Shaping […]

The End Of Empire: “The Death Spiral Appears Unstoppable” — Washington’s Blog

By Pulitzer prize winning reporter Chris Hedges. Originally published at Truth Dig. Reprinted with permission. Mr. Fish The American empire is coming to an end. The U.S. economy is being drained by wars in the Middle East and vast military expansion around the globe. It is burdened by growing deficits, along with the devastating effects… via […]