Posted in Australia China Solomon Islands USA

U.S. won’t rule out military action if China establishes base in Solomon Islands, “Australia should prepare for war”

[The Guardian] “One of the most senior US officials in the Pacific has refused to rule out military action against Solomon…

Posted in EU Russia Ukraine USA

Zelensky was told by West: you’re not going to be a NATO member, “but publicly the doors will remain open”

[CNN / Fareed Zakaria GPS] “I told [the West] that we are running out of time. You have to admit…

Posted in Russia Ukraine USA

True friends of Ukraine, and of global peace, should be calling for a compromise that respects Russia’s legitimate security interests while fully backing Ukraine’s sovereignty

[Financial Times] “Biden has said repeatedly that the US is open to diplomacy with Russia, but on the issue that…

Posted in China Russia Taiwan U.A.E. Ukraine USA Yemen

Raytheon CEO: “I fully expect we’re going to see some benefit” from the tensions in Yemen, Ukraine, Taiwan

[The Motley Fool] Peter Arment — Analyst “Greg, maybe just switching over to defense, could you maybe just give us a little…

Posted in Belarus China Kazakhstan Russia USA

U.S. organizations fund opposition in Kazakhstan to help spark Color Revolution against pro-Russia and pro-China regime

[CovertAction Magazine] “On January 2nd, protests erupted in the city of Zhanaozen in western Kazakhstan that have since spread across…

Posted in Israel Palestine South Africa USA

After the death of Desmond Tutu, Alan Dershowitz calls him ‘anti-Semite’ and ‘bigot’

[Newsweek] “As the world mourns the loss of Desmond Tutu, Alan Dershowitz during a recent television interview branded him an “anti-Semite” and…

Posted in Georgia Russia Ukraine USA

Amid Ukraine tensions, Gorbachev and Putin point out U.S. broke promise that NATO wouldn’t move “one inch eastward”

[Daily Mail, The Hill] “The ‘arrogant’ United States ‘built a new empire’ with NATO following the Cold War, former Soviet leader Mikhail…

Posted in Chile Global Village Israel Palestine USA

Israel worried as anti-Zionist leftist Gabriel Boric wins Chile elections over Pinochet-admirer far-right candidate

[MintPress News] “If its media is any indication, Israel is freaking out over the election results in Chile. “Anti-Zionist Gabriel…

Posted in Australia Austria Belarus Germany Global Village Greece Portugal UK USA

How lockdowns triggered death and economic devastation on a global scale while doing little to slow the spread of Covid-19

[The Grayzone] “Marketed as life-saving public health measures, lockdowns triggered death and economic devastation on a global scale while doing…

Posted in USA

Waukesha Christmas parade attack: Darrell Brooks used vehicle as weapon previously, incited violence against Whites, Jews

[ABC News, Fox News, New York Post] “Six people were killed and dozens were hurt when an SUV driver barreled…

Posted in Israel USA

Worst Offender in StopAntisemitism’s 2021 Antisemite of the Year Contest include HRW director Ken Roth, a “self-hating Jew”, and Black comedian Trevor Noah

[Jewish News Syndicate] “The public is invited to vote between 10 bigots in StopAntisemitism’s third annual Antisemite of the Year…

Posted in USA

The Unabomber, anarcho-primitivism or green anarchy, and John Zerzan’s thoughts about civilization

[Eugene Weekly] John Zerzan “is famous as one of the major developers of the anarcho-primitivism worldview and in 2014 spoke…

Posted in Global Village USA

WWF accused of “fortress conservation”, colonialism and human rights abuses

[Ecohustler] “An unprecedented hearing by the US House Natural Resources Committee has seen WWF’s reputation shredded by Representatives from both…

Posted in Iran UK USA

UK intelligence base linked to US drone strike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani

[The Guardian] “Campaigners have called on ministers to explain whether the secretive Menwith Hill intelligence base in Yorkshire is involved…

Posted in UK USA

The CIA pitched Trump officials plans to kidnap or assassinate Julian Assange while he was in London embassy in 2017

[Insider] “The CIA in 2017 pitched senior Trump administration officials plans to kidnap or assassinate the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange,…

Posted in China Russia Ukraine USA

New proof about authenticity of Hunter Biden emails exposes CIA/Media/BigTech disinformation and censorship

[Glenn Greenwald] “A severe escalation of the war on a free internet and free discourse has taken place over the last…

Posted in Afghanistan USA

Afghan man targeted by U.S. drone strike that killed ten, including seven children, was aid worker, not terrorist

[The Independent] “A man who was killed by a US drone strike in Kabul may have been targeted as the result of faulty intelligence,…

Posted in Australia Chile USA

Finally revealed: Australia assisted CIA coup in ‘Chile’s 9/11’ that installed Pinochet’s murderous military junta

[Michael West Media] “On the eve of its 48th anniversary, documents just declassified by the Australian National Archives show the…

Posted in Australia USA

Former Australian PM Bob Hawke was a U.S. Informant and Stooge

[CounterPunch] “In June, a rather unremarkable revelation was made that [Australia’s longest serving Labor Prime Minister, Bob Hawke,] had been…

Posted in Libya USA

Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar hires ex-Clinton aide and ex-Republican House Leader to lobby in U.S. ahead of elections

[The Wall Street Journal] “A Russian-backed warlord vying for power in Libya has hired a one-time senior aide to President…

Posted in USA

Conspiracy Theories? – CIA, LAPD, FBI and Mafia Implicated as Plotters in “Hit” Plan to Prevent Robert Kennedy From Reaching White House

[CovertAction Magazine] “On June 5, 1968, a few minutes after midnight, Robert Kennedy was shot and killed at the Ambassador…

Posted in Afghanistan EU Iraq Pakistan Somalia Syria UK USA Yemen

Brown University Report: U.S.-led global ‘war on terror’ cost 1 million lives and $8 trillion – others say it can be up to 6 million lives and $21 trillion

[Middle East Eye] “The US-led “war on terror” has killed nearly one million people globally and cost more than $8 trillion…

Posted in Afghanistan Turkey USA

Media bury story that U.S. troops may have fired into crowd after Kabul Airport suicide bomb attack

[The New York Times, Consortium News] “It appears in the 29th paragraph of a 39-paragraph New York Times story on Saturday about the…

Posted in Afghanistan Iraq USA

420 to 1: Now vindicated, California’s Barbara Lee was the only member of U.S. Congress to vote against Afghanistan war in 2001

[Los Angeles Times] “Twenty years ago, Rep. Barbara Lee stood before her House colleagues and pleaded with them not to…

Posted in Afghanistan USA

‘This is not Saigon’: Blinken tries to defend U.S. evacuations from Kabul despite it looking exactly as ‘The Fall of Saigon’

[Al Jazeera] “As the United States withdraws personnel from its embassy in Kabul amid the Taliban’s rapid advance on the Afghan capital,…

Posted in Afghanistan USA

TIME Taliban covers: Wishful thinking in 2001 and a realisation in 2014 of what is becoming a reality today in 2021

[TIME, The New Yorker] TIME magazine cover from Dec 17, 2001: THE LAST DAYS OF THE TALIBAN – Related cover…

Posted in Denmark USA

Billionaires including Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates back mining firm to seek electric vehicle metals in melting Greenland

[REUTERS] “Mineral exploration company KoBold Metals, backed by billionaires including Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, has signed an agreement with…

Posted in China USA

Propaganda Watch: How The New York Times invented a new scoring system to put the U.S. ahead of China in the Olympics

[Alan Macleod, The New York Times] “First the New York Times made the Chinese medals in their pic smaller so…

Posted in Australia USA

YouTube suspension of Murdoch’s Sky News Australia ‘disturbing’ assault on freedom of thought, no matter where you stand

[Sky News Australia] “The freedom to engage in debate and challenge conventional thinking and wisdoms were not always accepted as…

Posted in Afghanistan Iraq Pakistan Somalia USA Yemen

Drone War: Whistleblower Daniel Hale Sentenced to 45 Months in Prison ‘For Exposing U.S. War Crimes’ – 90% of killed are bystanders, not intended targets

[Common Dreams, Courage Foundation] “Human rights and press freedom advocates expressed dismay on Tuesday when whistleblower Daniel Hale, who pled guilty earlier this…