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Consortium News - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As months turn into nearly two years and no solid evidence emerges to nail Russia for nabbing Election 2016, some big Russia-gate cheerleaders are starting to cover their tracks, as Daniel Lazare explains. By Daniel Lazare  Special to Consortium News…

Consortium News - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As Venezuelans go to the polls Sunday, the U.S. is working to disrupt the re-election of Nicolas Maduro and rollback leftwing governments in the region, reports Roger D. Harris. By Roger D. Harris  Special to Consortium News Venezuelan President Nicolás…

Consortium News - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Gina Haspel is the new CIA Director after the Senate voted on Thursday 54-44 to confirm her, with six Democrats agreeing. In this interview, Francis Boyle explains why Haspel could be at risk of arrest on trips abroad.   By…

Consortium News - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A new feature from Iran gives a totally different perspective of the war raging in Syria than Western audiences are used to, explains Rick Sterling. By Rick Sterling  Special to Consortium News West against East on the Syrian battle-field, in…

Consortium News - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

How the Americans and the British “tortured some folks” and got away with it, as Annie Machon explains. By Annie Machon Special to Consortium News in Brussels It was with some disbelief that I read of two torture-related stories emerging…

Consortium News - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Consortium News is launching its Spring Fund Drive so that we can bring you expanded coverage and analysis of the most pressing international and domestic issues of the day.  We are setting our spring fundraising goal at $30,000, so we…

Consortium News - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Palestinians protesting at the Gaza fence posed no threat whatsoever and even if they were trying to cross the border, you don’t use live fire to kill them, says Diana Buttu in this inerview with Dennis J. Bernstein. By Dennis…

Consortium News - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As the war in Syria winds down the daunting task of resettling refugees and internally displaced people and rebuilding the country faces tremendous obstacles, reports Jeff Klein. By Jeff Klein Special to Consortium News During visits to Syria in 2016 and 2018, the devastation…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

REMINDER: This Saturday afternoon, May 19, at 2pm, a Tribute to Robert Parry, Founder and Editor of Consortium News will be held at Berkeley Fellowship Hall, 1924 Cedar St. in Berkeley, CA. Open to the public. Tickets at Brownpapertickets.comor at…

Consortium News - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Bashar Asad sought closer relations with the West but the U.S. was planning to remove him as early as 2006, eventually leading to war in Syria, says As’ad AbuKhalil in the second & last part of this Consortium News commentary.…

Consortium News - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As Israel killed more than 50 Palestinians in cold blood protesting the American embassy move on Monday, U.S. corporate media failed to accurately report what happened in Gaza, once again meekly protecting the government line, argues Joe Lauria. By Joe…

Consortium News - 2018-05-14 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Commentators on both right and left bemoan the decline of American global power under Donald Trump, but is that such a bad thing? asks Paul Street in this commentary. By Paul Street There are good reasons to bemoan the presence…

Consortium News - 2018-05-14 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Julian Assange has remained incommunicado for more than six weeks and as his health deteriorates many of his former supporters have remained silent too, says James Cogan. By James Cogan Julian Assange is in immense danger. Remarks made this week…

Consortium News - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A Senate bill under consideration could allow Donald Trump to indefinitely jail American citizens without charge if they oppose U.S. military action, says Marjorie Cohn. By Marjorie Cohn Under the guise of exercising supervisory power over the president’s ability to…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-12 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

While European leaders have made noises that they will defy Donald Trump’s reneging on the Iran nuclear deal and resist U.S. sanctions, in the end the Europeans will give in to U.S., argues Alexander Mercouris in this commentary. By Alexander…

Consortium News - 2018-05-12 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

An apparent coordination between Trump leaving the Iran deal and Israeli attacks on Iranian targets in Syria portend an attack on Iran itself, says Eric S. Margolis.  By Eric S. Margolis Israel attacked alleged Iranian military positions in Syria on Tuesday, just…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-11 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

It falls to Germany to save the Iran nuclear deal and try to prevent a devastating new Middle East War, argues Daniel Lazare. By Daniel Lazare  Special to Consortium News In the wake of Donald Trump’s thoroughly unsurprising decision to…

Consortium News - 2018-05-11 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

With the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal and with Americans ordering Europeans to stop dealing with Tehran, the remaining signatories are trying to figure out how to confront the U.S., says Enrico Carisch. By Enrico Carisch What can…

Consortium News - 2018-05-11 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

We’ve been through this before: the trumped-up threat from Iraq based on false evidence in 2003 is the harrowingly similar model to what is emerging for Iran in 2018, argues John Kiriakou. By John Kiriakou I spent nearly 15 years…

Consortium News - 2018-05-11 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

With Israel and Iran exchanging direct fire, Trump pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal and John Bolton promoting regime change in Tehran, Inder Comar offers four reasons why the US may be close to attacking the Islamic Republic. By…

Consortium News - 2018-05-10 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

2nd UPDATE: After refusing to directly answer questions about her history as an alleged torturer, Ray McGovern decided to ask Gina Haspel a question or two of his own and he wound up in jail for it, reports Joe Lauria.…

Consortium News - 2018-05-10 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Ronald Reagan said the US must trust & verify with Moscow. Both Iran & Syria complied with verified accords, yet Trump bombed Syria & pulled out of the Iran deal. What message does this send the DPRK, asks Ted Snider.…

Consortium News - 2018-05-09 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Donald Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear deal only strengthens Iranian hardliners, hurts average people and drives up the potential for a devastating war, argue Trita Parsi and Ryan Costello. By Trita Parsi and Ryan…

Consortium News - 2018-05-09 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Whether or not the Senate confirms Gina Haspel as CIA director, her very nomination defines Donald Trump as a fatally callous leader contemptuous of human rights and the rule of law, argues Robert Scheer. By Robert Scheer Leave it to…

Consortium News - 2018-05-08 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

When the Senate Intelligence Committee begins questioning CIA director-nominee Gina Haspel on Wednesday they should ask these questions, especially whether torture was used to build a rationale for war, argues Sam Husseini. By Sam Husseini Gina Haspel’s nomination to be…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-08 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

With torture-overseer Gina Haspel set to face the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday instead of a judge, the Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity urge committee members to vote against her nomination. MEMORANDUM FOR: Members of the Senate Select Committee on…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-08 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As Donald Trump announces his decision at 2 pm Tuesday on staying in the Iran nuclear deal, the Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity urge him in this memo exclusive to Consortium News not to base his decision on fabricated evidence.…

Consortium News - 2018-05-08 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Gina Haspel faces a confirmation hearing on Wednesday to become CIA director despite her record of supporting torture, which even the Pentagon admitted does not work, says Ray McGovern. By Ray McGovern Special to Consortium News The Senate Intelligence Committee…

Consortium News - 2018-05-07 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Dennis J. Bernstein spoke with filmmaker and human rights activist, Jeanne Hallacy, just back with horror stories from Myanmar and the massive Rohingya camps of over 700,000 in neighboring Bangladesh. By Dennis J Bernstein The English-language Bangkok Post reported on…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-07 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As Central Americans fleeing oppression in their countries remain stalled in appalling conditions at the U.S. border, Donald Trump ramps up the xenophobic rhetoric, reports Marjorie Cohn. By Marjorie Cohn The 300 asylum seekers who arrived at the U.S. border…

Consortium News - 2018-05-06 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Britain prides itself on being a liberal state, tolerant of diverse points of view with a judicial system based on law and evidence, but its recent behavior has been anything but that, reports Alexander Mercouris. By Alexander Mercouris In London…

Consortium News - 2018-05-06 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As some readers have objected to their comments being blocked or removed we republish here our updated Comments Policy. At Consortium News, we welcome substantive comments about our articles, but comments should avoid ad hominem attacks, abusive language toward other…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-05 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The trouble with some Trotskyists is they’re always “supporting” other peoples’ revolutions, says Diana Johnstone. Their obsession with permanent revolution in the end provides an alibi for permanent war. By Diana Johnstone  Special to Consortium News I first encountered Trotskyists…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-04 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

We begin a new feature, looking back at articles published years ago on Consortium News on the current date. This article by Nat Parry, published on May 4, 2004, is about the madness of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. The…

Consortium News - 2018-05-04 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Benjamin Netanyahu’s stage performance about Iran seeking a nuclear weapon not only was based on old material, but evidence shows it was fabricated too, says Gareth Porter in this Consortium News exclusive report. By Gareth Porter  Special to Consortium News…

Consortium News - 2018-05-04 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A battle for democracy within the Democratic Party is underway and the heirs of Bill Clinton’s New Democrats are trying to stack the deck, says Norman Solomon. By Norman Solomon Twenty-five years ago, the so-called New Democrats were triumphant. Today,…

Consortium News - 2018-05-03 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Average Americans, whose economic survival is threatened, have no political party to represent them, including deceptive Democrats who claim to be their champions and blame others when their deception fails, says Paul Street. By Paul Street Special to Consortium News…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-03 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Taking positions critical of U.S. foreign policy long antecedes RT but to protect themselves from legitimate criticism Western elites brand you a Moscow mouthpiece, argues Caitlin Johnstone.  By Caitlin Johnstone Things aren’t looking great for the Democratic establishment, which recently...

Consortium News - 2018-05-03 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

With the fallout from the White House Correspondent’s dinner still swirling, and as we continue to celebrate Bob Parry’s life, we republish an extraordinary piece he wrote about last year’s dinner and the careerism undermining American professional life. By Robert…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-02 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

With peace breaking out on the Korean peninsula, beware of National Security Adviser John Bolton’s efforts to sabotage any deal, warns Gareth Porter. By Gareth Porter The still-unscheduled Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit offers the opportunity for a denuclearization deal…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-02 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In presenting no new information about Iran’s alleged nuclear weapons program, the Israeli prime minister is actually undermining his own country’s security, argues Trita Parsi. By Trita Parsi There is something tragic about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The harder…

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Consortium News - 2018-05-02 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s strategy may be to try to lure Donald Trump into perjury when Mueller can already get all the answers to his questions from the NSA, say Ray McGovern and Bill Binney.     By Ray McGovern…

Consortium News - 2018-05-01 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In 1971, Bob Parry, the late founder and editor of Consortium News, traveled to Washington to take part in an anti-Vietnam War protest. Here published for the first time in 47 years is Bob’s account of that day. A note…

Consortium News - 2018-05-01 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A look back at the stories in April that made the headlines on Consortium News. By Joe Lauria The worsening crises in Syria and Gaza dominated Consortium News’ coverage in April.  Last month also saw publication of numerous tributes to…

Consortium News - 2018-04-30 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Donald Trump has shown “sadism” against Palestinians who’ve turned to Ghandian protests but are still being slaughtered by Israel, says Max Blumenthal in this interview with Dennis J. Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein Max Blumenthal is an award-winning journalist and…

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Consortium News - 2018-04-30 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In the second part of this two-part series, Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould explore how neo-conservatives, behind the scenes, took control of U.S. foreign policy. Part One can be found here. By Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould In the months…

Consortium News - 2018-04-30 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The dominant US. media narrative says only the Syrian government has killed anyone during the seven-year conflict while the US role in Syria’s nightmare is blacked out, says As’ad AbuKhalil in the first part of this Consortium News commentary. By…

Consortium News - 2018-04-29 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In this first of a two-part series, Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould trace the origins of the neoconservative targeting of Russia. By Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould The German newsmagazine Der Spiegel last September reported that, “Stanley Fischer, the 73–year-old…

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Consortium News - 2018-04-28 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

After an outcry over the inclusion of the Anti-Defamation League as a lead member of Starbuck’s anti-racism training, the ubiquitous coffee shop backed down, as Marjorie Cohn reports for Consortium News. By Marjorie Cohn  Special to Consortium News After a…

Consortium News - 2018-04-28 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

  VIDEO: A memorial service for Robert Parry, the founder and editor of Consortium News, was held in Arlington, Virginia on April 14. Bob’s wife, Diane Duston, introduced friends and colleagues to recount their memories of Bob, whose work impacted…

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