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Grayzone Project - 2019-06-03 - Original post - cached version

The DC Tenants Advocacy Coalition (TENAC) attacked Americans defending Venezuela’s embassy from a right-wing takeover and clamored for US military…

The post Meet the DC tenants’ advocacy group taking a stand… for regime change and war appeared first on The Grayzone.

The Duran - 2019-05-11 - Original post - cached version

Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org:

In 2003, George W. Bush took us to war to liberate Iraq from the despotism of Saddam Hussein and convert that nation into a beacon of freedom and prosperity in the Middle East.

Tuesday, Mike Pompeo flew clandestinely into...

Grayzone Project - 2019-05-06 - Original post - cached version

The Grayzone has obtained a list of “key outcomes” on Venezuela deleted out of apparent embarrassment by the State Department.…

The post US State Department publishes, then deletes sadistic Venezuela hit list boasting of economic ruin appeared first on The Grayzone.

Grayzone Project - 2019-01-16 - Original post - cached version

The US has 95% of the world’s foreign military bases, with personnel in more than 160 countries. But the Pentagon…

The post The US Has Military Forces in Over 160 Countries, but the Pentagon Is Hiding the Exact Numbers appeared first on The Grayzone.

The Duran - 2018-08-20 - Original post - cached version

Authored by Eric Margolis via EricMargolis.com:

There, a valiant, fiercely-independent people, the Pashtun (Pathan) mountain tribes, have battled the full  might of the US Empire to a stalemate that has so far cost American taxpayers $4 trillion, and 2,371 dead and 20,320 wounded...

MintPress - 2017-12-22 - Original post - cached version

“Jesus is too much for us. The church’s later treatment of the gospels is one long effort to rescue Jesus from ‘extremism.’”—author Gary Wills, What Jesus Meant

OPINION — The Christmas narrative of a baby born in a manger is a familiar one.

The Roman...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-12-19 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

December 19th. 2017

The nuclear weapon missile business is contradictory, full of missteps, highly dangerous and prepared in its madness (Mutually Assured Destruction, aka MAD, they used to call it in Cold War days) to plunge the world into a nuclear war...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-12-12 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg

December 12, 2017, marks the anniversary of the liberation – the West called it fall – of Aleppo in Syria. What happened is conveniently forgotten today by the West.

Some of us can’t and won’t forget what was both world, regional and local history.

...

Porkins Policy Review - 2017-12-06 - Original post - cached version

JP Sottile of NewsVandal.com joins me in the first hour to discuss the decline of the US empire. We begin by discussing the continued decline of the US media. JP and I touch on the the ways in which the US media (particularly TV) has become ever more enamored with the cult of celebrity. We...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-12-06 - Original post - cached version

Jan Oberg comments on the tit-for-tat policies of the U.S. and Russia when they force each other to register their media as “foreign agents”.

It is a weak U.S. that cannot accept that it no longer has a virtual monopoly on shaping perceptions of the world. Just find your role and accept...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-11-19 - Original post - cached version

By Gareth Porter

In September 2007, Israeli warplanes bombed a building in eastern Syria that the Israelis claimed held a covert nuclear reactor that had been built with North Korean assistance. Seven months later, the CIA released an extraordinary 11-minute video and mounted...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-11-15 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

November 14th 2017

When Donald Trump stretched his hand across our television screens on Sunday to shake the hand of the Philippines’ president, Rodrigo Duterte, and then said he had “a great relationship” with him I felt my gorge contracting.

...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-11-08 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg*

Part 1 about the risks here

Fact is that we are dealing here with a conflict that is the most threatening to humankind’s survival and it would be rather more easy to solve than most other conflicts.

This has recently been pointed out by TFF Board...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-11-06 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg*

Part II here.

That’s what I hold quite likely in case the present US administration under Donald Trump’s formal leadership continues down the path its in-fighting militarist fractions seem to have chosen.

We’re in the worst, most dangerous situation...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-11-02 - Original post - cached version

By Richard Falk

Prefatory Note
This post is a slightly modified version of my presentation to the Human Rights Commission of the Italian Parliament on October 11, 2017. The Commission is composed of members of Parliament and chaired by Hon. Pia Elda Locatelli, representing...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-26 - Original post - cached version

Jan Oberg Comment

A US war game/scenario being reported by The Intercept is pretty revealing for the lack of even the slightest re-thinking of what the Global War On Terror (GWOT) is really all about.

The US military’s game is about violence-for-violence, tit-for-tat.

The...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-25 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg

Why is the UN still so important – in spite of having had its Charter violated repeatedly during the last 25 years?

Why should we not – cynically – side with the cynical and powerful countries that want to undermine and marginalise the world’s finest organisation with...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-25 - Original post - cached version

It’s time – long ago – to establish an International Tribunal/Commission on the Entire International War In Syria.

Jan Oberg Comment

You should be sick and tired of blame game around selected events and misuse of international law in Syria. I am!

Process instead the entire...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-25 - Original post - cached version

By David Swanson

Let’s read a New York Times editorial from Monday:

“The United States has been at war continuously since the attacks of 9/11 and now has just over 240,000 active-duty and reserve troops in at least 172 countries and territories. While the number of men and...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-24 - Original post - cached version

Jan Oberg Comment

A short comment on the news about readying B-52 bombers for – well, you know what. On PressTV, October 23, 2017.

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-23 - Original post - cached version

By Gareth Porter

U.S-Iran policy is closer to Israel than it has been in years.

President Donald Trump’s new Iran policy clearly represents a dangerous rejection of diplomacy in favor of confrontation. But it’s more than that: It’s a major shift toward a much closer...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-20 - Original post - cached version

October 19, 2017

Comments on EU leaders stating their support for the nuclear deal with Iran (JCPOA) and sending strong signals to Trump: But more is needed now.

Oberg also asks: Where is the similar statement from NATO, the allegedly peace and security organisation when...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-16 - Original post - cached version

By Farhang Jahanpour*

As was expected, President Trump has decertified Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal or, to give it its full name, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), despite the fact that he certified it twice before. As recently as 14 September 2017, Trump...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-09 - Original post - cached version

By David Swanson

October 6, 2017

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to the International Campaign for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) — listen to my radio show with one of ICAN’s leaders two years ago here.

It’s conceivable that some Americans will now...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-10-09 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg

Jan Oberg’s comments to Iran’s PressTV on this happy occasion.

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-29 - Original post - cached version

Revisiting Hiroshima in Iran – Tragic news that US citizens accept nuking non-combatants
By Gunnar Westberg, TFF Board

Opinion study tells that a majority of US citizens accept killing 2 million civil Iranians if it could save 20.000 US soldiers there.

Plus links to urgently...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-29 - Original post - cached version

What Americans Really Think about Using Nuclear Weapons and Killing Noncombatants

By Gunnar Westberg
TFF Board member

“Revisiting Hiroshima in Iran: What Americans Really Think about Using Nuclear Weapons and Killing Noncombatants”
Scott D. Sagan and Benjamin A....

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-26 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

September 26th 2017

Out of the blue the war in Vietnam is in the news. Yet it is not the fiftieth anniversary of America’s defeat in Vietnam when North Vietnam caused it to flee. It’s only the forty second.

Part of this must be fearful...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-25 - Original post - cached version

By Farhang Jahanpour, TFF Board member

Professor Farhang Jahanpour, Member of Kellogg College at the University of Oxford says “despite the strong affection and admiration that I feel towards the long-suffering Kurds, I believe that the plan to hold a referendum for independence...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-22 - Original post - cached version

By Johan Galtung

Liu Xiaobo passed away. What is the – not so hidden – truth about him?

Answer: His speeches and writings show enthusiasm for the 100-year English colonization of Hong Kong, wishing 300 years colonization of China, celebrating the US war in Afghanistan,...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-22 - Original post - cached version

11 September 2017

A world map shows the West is big, from the Atlantic to the Pacific oceans, from the Arctic Ocean to the Mediterranean-Black Sea-Russian border; but not that big. However, that is only Europe. Add Anglo-America, USA-Canada, from the Pacific to the Atlantic...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-06 - Original post - cached version

By Johan Galtung

“Pentagon Study Declares American Empire Is ‘Collapsing,’” is the title of an essay by Nafeez Ahmed, analyzing the study.

Sounds interesting. His subtitle: “Report demands massive expansion of military-industrial complex to maintain global ‘access to...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-09-05 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

September 5th 2017

The big mistake, apparently about to be made by President Trump, in undoing the nuclear agreement made by President Barack Obama with Iran is not just that he intends to go backwards, it is that he doesn’t intend to go forwards. (To be...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-30 - Original post - cached version

By Richard Falk

International law is mainly supportive of Palestinian grievances with respect to Israel, as well as offering both Israelis and Palestinians a reliable marker as to how these two peoples could live normally together in the future if the appropriate political will...

MintPress - 2017-08-29 - Original post - cached version

 


FILE – In this Nov. 19, 2014 file photo, Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack by Taliban militants, in Kabul, Afghanistan. The Afghan government is set to open a dialogue with Taliban insurgents it has been fighting for more than a...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-29 - Original post - cached version

By Gareth Porter

For months, the Trump administration and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have each made a series of moves that have appeared to take them ever closer to the brink of war.

But a closer review of the escalation of the conflict reveals that both sides are...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-29 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

August 29, 2017

It’s the most repeated maxim in all the reporting on Afghanistan: “The Americans have the watches, the Taliban have the time”.

Dead right! This is America’s longest war ever, 16 years and counting. President Donald Trump, admitting...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-22 - Original post - cached version

By Richard Falk

I suggest that Zionists fond of smearing critics of Israel as ‘anti-Semites’ take a sobering look at the VICE news of the white nationalist torch march through the campus of the University of Virginia the night before the lethal riot in Charlottesville.

In...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-17 - Original post - cached version

By David Swanson


http://davidswanson.org/welcoming-the-fascists-to-charlottesville/">Here is the original: Welcoming the Fascists to Charlottesville

August 10, 2017

I have mixed emotions about the fact that I’ll be missing the latest big fascism rally here...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-15 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

Does President Donald Trump (aka “Fire and Fury”) know what a nuclear war would be like?

I ask the question because President Roland Reagan confessed he did not until he decided to look at some movies (once an actor, he was a cinema man), like “On the...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-14 - Original post - cached version

By Gareth Porter

July 27, 2017

Last week a Trump administration official decided to inform the news media that the CIA program to arm and train anti-Assad Syrian forces had been terminated. It was welcome news amid a deepening U.S. military commitment reflecting the...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-14 - Original post - cached version

Comments by Jan Oberg to a statement by NATO’s S-G, Jens Stoltenberg on PressTV.

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-11 - Original post - cached version

By Richard Falk

We are living amid contradictions whether we like it or not, driving expectations about the future toward opposite extremes.

Increasingly plausible are fears that the ‘sixth extinction’ will encompass the human species, or at least, throw human society back...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-10 - Original post - cached version

By Jonathan Power

August 1, 2017

Now a few recent words from Jack Matlock who was US ambassador to Moscow under presidents Reagan and Bush senior:

“The Ukraine crisis is a product, in large part, of the policy of indefinite expansion of Nato to the east. If there had...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-08-09 - Original post - cached version

By Richard Falk

Why the peoples of the world need the UN: multilateralism, international law, human rights, and ecological sustainability

A Point of Departure

When Donald Trump withdrew American participation from the Paris Climate Change Agreement in early...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-07-28 - Original post - cached version

Jan Oberg comments on the new U.S. sanctions – passed on July 28, 2017, against Russia, Iran and North Korea.

The Anti Media - 2017-07-19 - Original post - cached version

(ANTIMEDIA Op-Ed) A new study conducted by members of the U.S. military establishment has concluded that the U.S.-led international global order established after World War II is “fraying” and may even be “collapsing” as the U.S. continues to lose its position of “primacy” in world affairs....

Transnational Foundation - 2017-07-14 - Original post - cached version

By Biljana Vankovska

Text of report by Macedonian newspaper Nova Makedonija on 12 June

Commentary by Biljana Vankovska: “Russia ante portas!”

The UK The Guardian recently issued a bombastic report based on certain intelligence leaks, apparently resembling WikiLeaks,...

Transnational Foundation - 2017-07-12 - Original post - cached version

By Jan Oberg

The Debate on PressTV with Jim Walsh, MIT

And here the link to a partial transcript

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