Bombing cities, as France did yesterday, and as the US and Russia continue to do, will only create more radicalization by killing still more civilians. Want to eradicate ISIS?
... and shred our Constitution
So you dwell on this terrible future, and you resign yourselves to it for one reason; because that future doesn't ask anything of you, TODAY. So yes, you saw the iceberg, you're the Titanic. But you just steer for it anyway. Full steam ahead. Why?
"He told us he wanted the state of emergency to last three months," one of the sources said. Any extension to a state of emergency beyond 12 days requires parliamentary approval.
Some 10 fighter jets pummeled the ISIS-held city of Raqqa in Syria with at least 20 bombs, according to the French defence ministry
When we explained just how the tragic events in France over the past 48 hours unfolded precisely as we predicted they would two months ago (ironically, as per our post from September 11, 2015) we commented on the oddly fortuitous discovery of an inta
Within minutes following the attacks, France's media went into overdrive. News commentators and intelligence analysts on network TV stated with authority that the attacks emanated from Syria and Iraq.
*Update - Facebook has now restored the #OpISIS "Report ISIS Accounts" group without comment.
First Reactions from France.
First Reactions from France.
?They're drawn to the movement for reasons that have little to do with belief in extremist Islam.
Terrorists -- some with AK-47s, some reportedly with bombs strapped to them -- attacked sites throughout the French capital and at the stadium where the soccer match was underway.
Recently Replaced as Special Envoy, Allen Offers Grim Assessment of 'Long Term' War
While the press continue to attack anyone who dares to suggest that pacifism is a realistic response to the world's problems, children in war-torn countries speak out in this powerful video
Now is the time for libertarians, anarchists, individualists or whatever label you so choose to take leadership on the issue that matters most. If you are not against mass murder: What are you for?
"These are my medals, these were given to me were given to me as a reward for invading other peoples countries and murdering their civilians. I'm now handing them back."
A Symbol of War's Flotsam for Whom There is No National or Religious Memorial Day or War Victims Day
Late this afternoon, reports surfaced that the US has now flown a B-52 bomber over or least "near" the islands.
Washington's criminal class is bipartisan. Duopoly power rules, one party with two wings, serving monied interests exclusively, not a single identifiable administration, congressional or top-level judicial profile in courage, all in lockstep with wha
I hope one day peace will prevail, and we will have a Marine Corps birthday to celebrate when all Marines will be safely on United States soil merely acting as an effective deterrent to whatever small minority of violent lunatics still remain in the
occupying and bombing" Here's a pretty revealing statement from our Nobel Peace Prize winning Commander-in-Chief earlier this week:
Scott Horton (Host of The Scott Horton Show) comes on to talk about U.S. Foreign Policy and her wars (Syria, Russia, etc...) - Davi Barker (Writer, Author, Artist, Agorist, Peace Advocate) on the launch of Survivor Max II: School Bites - Keith Cyrnek
As October ended, White House spokesperson Josh Earnest announced that the U.S. would be sending "less than 50" boots-on-the-ground Special Operations forces into northern Syria in an "advise-and-assist" program for Kurdish rebels and their (
After all, what the US is doing in Syria is deplorable and with the passing of MANPADS and anti-tank missiles to Sunni extremists near Aleppo, the whole "strategy" now borders on the bizarre
The Taliban's success in seizing the northern city of Kunduz in late September and holding it for several days caused shock among Afghanistan's international partners, who have invested billions of dollars trying to create a security force capable of
?U.S. ground troops are being sent to Syria without congressional authorization. Why are so few members speaking up?
The black box voice recorder on the Russian Metrojet was functioning, finally affirming a week of speculation about the fate of the plane, which crashed Saturday in the Sinai Peninsula, killing all 224 people on board. As was expected, the black boxe
In this exclusive interview for Truthout, Noam Chomsky reflects on the dynamics of US foreign policy in the 21st century and the implications of the policy of raining down destruction for world order. Chomsky also assesses the role of Russia's involv