Understanding that you have the attention span of indigenous forces undergoing rifle training, I give you the options of either reading this letter in its entirety or simply skipping to the last two paragraphs. Sadly, you neither get the reference
Whatever is occurring in Hong Kong, it bears no relation to what is being reported about it in the Western print and TV media. These reports spin the protests as a conflict between the demand for democracy and a tyrannical Chinese government
Rob Kall of OpEdNews arranged a conversation between myself and Noam Chomsky.
Americans would support sending more U.S. troops to fight the Islamic State if U.S. strategy in the region were clearer, Sen. John McCain, a longtime critic of President Obama's foreign policy, said Monday. And without more specialized troops, he s
The "Occupy Central" protests in Hong Kong continue on – destabilizing the small southern Chinese island famous as an international hub for corporate-financier interests, and before that, the colonial ambitions of the British Empire.
Clinton's embrace of far-right narrative on Latin America is part of electoral strategy
South American countries have denounced the US airstrikes on ISIL militants in Syria as the violation of the country's sovereignty.
"Once war is forced upon us, there is no other alternative than to apply every available means to bring it to a swift end.
The U.S. Congress, like the people they represent, is barely taking an interest in endorsing our latest folly in Iraq
Meanwhile, an entire Brigade Combat Team (over 4000 men) have been quietly assigned to Kumait, technically not in Iraq, but barely so.
With the United States dropping bombs on yet another Muslim country, we might benefit from a close look at President Obama's anti–Islamic State strategy.
Outgoing Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai denounced the United States in his farewell speech and insisted that, despite tens of thousands of wounded and dead American service personnel...
It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled. – Mark Twain.
You cannot trust there would be a competent leadership and a sustained and resolved campaign to defeat the enemy completely. The US pulled out years ago and now has stated they will not send soldiers to fight the enemy in Iraq and Syria.
Then the following recent recap by a contributor to the Daily Mail should explain everything.
Alright, another war with an enemy that we created and armed
What they're not telling you about ISIS & the middle east agenda
A dilemma of this sort is not unusual for a global power. Its very breadth of interests and the extent of power create opportunities for unexpected events, and these events, particularly simultaneous challenges in different areas, create uncertainty
You made us – and as a gesture of thanks, we'd like to offer some advice on how to avoid unmaking yourself. This bit of history you are living right now? This referendum thing? We've already been through that. We may be a young nation but we ha
The American foreign-policy elite seems to have no idea what it's doing.
This video gives an excellent depiction of the larger geopolitical issues at play in the world, and explains the real motivations behind U.S. foreign policy.
The new sanctions against Russia announced by Washington and Europe do not make sense as merely economic measures.
The parents of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff were told by a White House counterterrorism official at a meeting last May that they could face criminal prosecution if they paid ransom to try to free their son, a spokesman for the family told Yahoo
Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen debate the role that connection technologies will play in statecraft and foreign policy, and how governments and businesses in the West should foster the spread and use of these technologies in places such as China and Ir
About a month ago, when Russia sent a humanitarian convoy to aid ethnic Russians in east Ukraine, the Western world, and of course media, screamed bloody murder, with everyone from NATO to the Kiev government declaring it, without a shadow of a doubt
There are those who claim that a multipolar world is preferable to one led by a strong United States. Were these other poles nations such as Australia, Canada, France and Britain, I might concur. But with emerging poles being China, Russia and Iran,
Former Vice President Dick Cheney met with House Republicans Tuesday morning after returning from their August recess, warning lawmakers about how grave the threat of Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists is.
President Obama will make a rare prime-time address to the nation tonight at 9pm ET regarding his strategy for confronting ISIS. ISIS or ISIL is the scariest thing to ever happen in the history of the universe
I know you mean well.
"I say to the people of Estonia and the people of the Baltics, today we are bound by our treaty alliance. … Article 5 is crystal clear: An attack on one is an attack on all.