Tom Dispatch

Tom Dispatch - 2016-11-03 - Original post - cached version

To say that this is the election from hell is to insult hell...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-11-01 - Original post - cached version

Donald Trump grabbed a new lifeline...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-30 - Original post - cached version

I’m not an immigrant, but my grandparents are...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-27 - Original post - cached version

As this endless election limps toward its last days, while spiraling into a bizarre duel over vote-rigging accusations, a deep sigh is undoubtedly in order...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-25 - Original post - cached version

Through good times and bad, regardless of what’s actually happening in the world, one thing is certain: in the long run, the Pentagon budget won’t go down...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-23 - Original post - cached version

Every day, on average, seven kids and teens are shot dead in America. Election 2016 will undoubtedly prove consequential in many ways, but lowering that death count won’t be one of them...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-20 - Original post - cached version

LEER, South Sudan -- There it is again. That sickening smell. I’m standing on the threshold of a ghost of a home...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-18 - Original post - cached version

Washington has finally thrown in the towel on its long, tortured efforts to establish peace between Israel and the Palestinians...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-17 - Original post - cached version

In these dismal days of climate change, imperial decline, endless war, and in my city, a hapless football team, I seem to be experiencing a strange and unaccustomed emotion: hope...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-13 - Original post - cached version

The world according to Donald Trump is very dark indeed...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-11 - Original post - cached version

In the strangest election year in recent American history -- one in which the Libertarian Party’s Gary Johnson couldn’t even conjure up the name of a foreign leader he “admired” while Donald Trump remained intent on building his “fat, beautiful wall” and “taking” Iraq oil -- the world may be out...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-06 - Original post - cached version

This is not about Donald Trump. And I mean it...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-10-02 - Original post - cached version

One vivid image of the historical relationship between government power and individual liberties in America has long been the swing of the pendulum...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-29 - Original post - cached version

Think of American politics today as a tale of two Donalds...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-27 - Original post - cached version

It’s the timing that should amaze us (were anyone to think about it for 30 seconds)...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-25 - Original post - cached version

You’ve heard of distracted driving? It causes quite a few auto accidents and it’s illegal in a majority of states...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-22 - Original post - cached version

Recently, sorting through a pile of old children’s books, I came across a volume, That Makes Me Mad!, which brought back memories...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-20 - Original post - cached version

Cowboys and Indians are at it again...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-18 - Original post - cached version

I recently sent my last kid off for her senior year of college...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-15 - Original post - cached version

In a year of record-setting heat on a blistered globe, with fast-warming oceans, fast-melting ice caps, and fast-rising sea levels, ratification of the December 2015 Paris climate summit agreement -- already endorsed by most nations -- should be a complete no-brainer...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-13 - Original post - cached version

Liberal Americans like to think of Donald Trump as an aberration and believe that his idea of building a great wall along the U.S.-Mexico border to prevent immigrants from entering the country goes against American values...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-11 - Original post - cached version

Sixty-six years ago this summer, on my 16th birthday, I went to work for the daily newspaper in the small East Texas town of Marshall where I grew up...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-08 - Original post - cached version

On the morning of September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda launched its four-plane air force against the United States...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-09-06 - Original post - cached version

Sometimes the real news is in the details -- or even in the discrepancies...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-28 - Original post - cached version

Sometimes you have to go a long, long way to discover truths that are distinctly close to home...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-25 - Original post - cached version

A friend of mine, a Vietnam vet, told me about a veteran of the Iraq War who, when some civilian said, “Thank you for your service,” replied: “I didn’t serve, I was used...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-23 - Original post - cached version

At the federal courthouse, Ignacio Sarabia asks the magistrate judge, Jacqueline Rateau, if he can explain why he crossed the international boundary between the two countries without authorization...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-22 - Original post - cached version

It’s not every day that Republicans publish an open letter announcing that their presidential candidate is unfit for office...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-18 - Original post - cached version

In defense circles, “cutting” the Pentagon budget has once again become a topic of conversation...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-16 - Original post - cached version

Once upon a time, I was a journalist, covering war in Indochina, Central America, and the Middle East...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-11 - Original post - cached version

The United States is now engaged in perpetual war with victory nowhere in sight.  Iraq is chaotic and scarred...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-07 - Original post - cached version

Yep, it finally happened. In early May, after a long, long run, the elephants of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus were ushered into retirement in Florida where they will finish their days aiding cancer research...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-04 - Original post - cached version

My earliest recollection of national politics dates back exactly 60 years to the moment, in the summer of 1956, when I watched the political conventions in the company of that wondrous new addition to our family, television...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-08-02 - Original post - cached version

It’s rare to hear one top military commander publicly badmouth another, call attention to his faults, or simply point out his shortcomings...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-31 - Original post - cached version

It was a beautiful evening and the kids -- Madeline, two; Seamus, almost four; and Rosena, nine -- were running across a well-tended town green...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-26 - Original post - cached version

When American firms dominate a global market worth more than $70 billion a year, you’d expect to hear about it. Not so with the global arms trade...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-24 - Original post - cached version

I recently dug my mother’s childhood photo album out of the depths of my bedroom closet...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-19 - Original post - cached version

Some time ago I wrote a book about one of the great crimes of the last 150 years: the conquest and exploitation of the Congo by King Leopold II of Belgium...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-17 - Original post - cached version

Think of it as the Trojan Drone, the ultimate techno-weapon of American warfare in these years, a single remotely operated plane sent to take out a single key figure...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-14 - Original post - cached version

Here’s the good news: wind power, solar power, and other renewable forms of energy are expanding far more quickly than anyone expected, ensuring that these systems will provide an ever-increasing share of our future energy supply...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-12 - Original post - cached version

Perhaps you’ve heard the expression: “We have met the enemy and he is us...”

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-10 - Original post - cached version

Early on in his presidential bid, Donald Trump began touting his anti-establishment credentials. When it worked, he ran with it...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-07 - Original post - cached version

Vladimir Putin recently manned up and admitted it...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-07-05 - Original post - cached version

I ran into David Petraeus the other night. Or rather, I ran after him...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-06-30 - Original post - cached version

Although it’s difficult to remember those days eight years ago when Democrats seemed to represent something idealistic and hopeful and brave, let’s take a moment and try to recall the stand Barack Obama once took against lobbyists...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-06-26 - Original post - cached version

The voters vowed to take their revenge at the polls...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-06-23 - Original post - cached version

General David Rodriguez might be a modern military celebrity -- if he hadn’t spent his career ducking the spotlight...

Tom Dispatch - 2016-06-21 - Original post - cached version

In the era of the long war on terror, Thursday, June 2nd, 2016, was a tough day for the U.S. military...


Dear friends of this aggregator

  • Yes, I intentionally removed Newsbud from the aggregator on Mar 22.
  • Newsbud did not block the aggregator, although their editor blocked me on twitter after a comment I made to her
  • As far as I know, the only site that blocks this aggregator is Global Research. I have no idea why!!
  • Please stop recommending Newsbud and Global Research to be added to the aggregator.

Support this site

News Sources

Source Items
WWI Hidden History 50
Grayzone Project 98
Pass Blue 165
Dilyana Gaytandzhieva 14
John Pilger 416
The Real News 367
Scrutinised Minds 29
Need To Know News 2322
FEE 4329
Marine Le Pen 320
Francois Asselineau 25
Opassande 53
HAX on 5July 220
Henrik Alexandersson 819
Mohamed Omar 347
Professors Blog 10
Arg Blatte Talar 40
Angry Foreigner 18
Fritte Fritzson 12
Teologiska rummet 32
Filosofiska rummet 98
Vetenskapsradion Historia 148
Snedtänkt (Kalle Lind) 210
Les Crises 2566
Richard Falk 153
Ian Sinclair 98
SpinWatch 58
Counter Currents 8466
Kafila 417
Gail Malone 34
Transnational Foundation 221
Rick Falkvinge 94
The Duran 9349
Vanessa Beeley 93
Nina Kouprianova 9
MintPress 5515
Paul Craig Roberts 1603
News Junkie Post 58
Nomi Prins 27
Kurt Nimmo 191
Strategic Culture 4566
Sir Ken Robinson 20
Stephan Kinsella 89
Liberty Blitzkrieg 840
Sami Bedouin 63
Consortium News 2497
21 Century Wire 3415
Burning Blogger 324
Stephen Gowans 84
David D. Friedman 149
Anarchist Standard 16
The BRICS Post 1504
Tom Dispatch 491
Levant Report 18
The Saker 4066
The Barnes Review 513
John Friend 440
Psyche Truth 146
Jonathan Cook 135
New Eastern Outlook 3712
School Sucks Project 1765
Giza Death Star 1817
Andrew Gavin Marshall 15
Red Ice Radio 602
GMWatch 2160
Robert Faurisson 150
Espionage History Archive 34
Jay's Analysis 906
Le 4ème singe 90
Jacob Cohen 206
Agora Vox 14428
Cercle Des Volontaires 430
Panamza 2052
Fairewinds 111
Project Censored 919
Spy Culture 483
Conspiracy Archive 75
Crystal Clark 11
Timothy Kelly 546
PINAC 1482
The Conscious Resistance 788
Independent Science News 74
The Anti Media 6463
Positive News 820
Brandon Martinez 30
Steven Chovanec 61
Lionel 287
The Mind renewed 439
Natural Society 2610
Yanis Varoufakis 944
Tragedy & Hope 122
Dr. Tim Ball 104
Web of Debt 139
Porkins Policy Review 402
Conspiracy Watch 174
Eva Bartlett 587
Libyan War Truth 319
DeadLine Live 1909
Kevin Ryan 62
Aaron Franz 219
Traces of Reality 166
Revelations Radio News 121
Dr. Bruce Levine 140
Peter B Collins 1507
Faux Capitalism 205
Dissident Voice 10366
Climate Audit 222
Donna Laframboise 416
Judith Curry 1112
Geneva Business Insider 40
Media Monarchy 2269
Syria Report 78
Human Rights Investigation 91
Intifada (Voice of Palestine) 1685
Down With Tyranny 11376
Laura Wells Solutions 43
Video Rebel's Blog 424
Revisionist Review 485
Aletho News 19696
ضد العولمة 27
Penny for your thoughts 2912
Northerntruthseeker 2294
كساريات 37
Color Revolutions and Geopolitics 27
Stop Nato 4699 Blog 2959 Original Content 6710
Corbett Report 2261
Stop Imperialism 491
Land Destroyer 1164
Webster Tarpley Website 1070

Compiled Feeds