Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.'s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Ever
Scott Horton (Scott Horton Radio) on the Russia, Syria,Turkey, South China Sea, Elections, etc.. - Joe Plummer (civic-minded writer and entrepreneur) come on the show to discuss his book, Tragedy and Hope 101, which provides readers an easy introduct
When I was a kid, successive presidents told us we had to fight in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, because if we didn't fight them over there, we'd have to fight them on the beaches of California. We believed. It was a lie.
The main criticism of US policy in Syria has long been that President Barack Obama should have used US military force or more aggressive arms aid to strengthen the armed opposition to Assad.
About a decade ago I'd gotten a little friendly with the late Alexander Cockburn, one of America's premier radical journalists and the founder of Counterpunch, a leading leftist webzine.
"If a society crosses a certain line in its division and hatred, then it is a real possibility to see a phenomenon like a civil war."
High School history fables taught us that the Spanish-American War of 1898 was a meaningless war instigated by the Yellow Journalist William Randolph Hearst.
Sputnik news reports As tensions simmer with Beijing, and in a show of the close relations between Washington and Tokyo, Japan's Defense Minister Tomomi Inada visited a US naval base on Tuesday and boarded the USS Ronald Reagan.
Remember how a couple of days ago the German government advised its citizens to start stockpiling food and water? Well, today they have announced that they are considering reintroducing conscription…the draft, to 'help with any future disaster'
In the past months the Obama Administration has clearly also escalated tensions in the seas surrounding the Peoples' Republic of China--East China Sea with Japan and South China Sea with the Philippines--tensions which potentially could provoke a
US and Turkey invade Syria
US and Turkey invade Syria
The latest attack on Donald Trump from Pravda (the mainstream media) is that we can't trust him with the nuclear codes. Those who live in glass houses shouldn't throw nukes. Hillary helped start illegal wars in Libya and Syria, resulting in murde
A new study by the RAND Corporation for US Army presents questionable assumptions while examining a possible long and severe or short US-China war. In a sinister way, it focuses on the military and economic losses and costs and ignores the tragic imp
Ben Stone (aka Bad Quaker) comes on the show to talk about his new book, SEDITION SUBVERSION AND SABOTAGE FIELD MANUAL No. 1, A Three Part Solution to The State - Scott Horton (Scott Horton Radio) on the Russia, Turkey, South China Sea, Elections, et
Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis marched on Saturday in support of Shiite Houthi rebels and their ally, former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.
This damned Iran deal is improving US/Iran relations and that is completely intolerable. "Hillary: Please bomb something over there," Rubin screeches, in her latest installment of the neocon chronicles.
Roger Stone (Seasoned political operative and pundit; Best Selling Author) on the GOP POTUS circus, Trump, and the voting/election integrity (or lack of it) - Scott Horton (Scott Horton Radio) on the Russia, Turkey, South China Sea, Elections, etc..
Putin places 40,000 troops and armoured vehicles along the border. The manoeuvres are part of what the Russian strongman sees as the fortification of a new front line with NATO
Over the past several days Saudi Arabia's brutal war against Yemen has taken an even more grim turn, as hospitals and schools have been hit. US weapons sales to the Saudis provide the firepower that kills Yemeni civilians. The military-industrial com
COULD PLUNGE WORLD INTO CHAOS. Tom Batchelor for Express UK reports The stark assessment of the implications of a conflict between the two military powers suggests fighting could break out if existing regional disputes are not sensitively handled.Ast
As much as Washington may hate it, the fact is Beijing and Manila are diplomatically discussing the situation in the South China Sea.
This Tipping Point Could Easily Escalate To World War III: Putin Says "The Threat of Nuclear War Is Very Real"
The weakening of ISIS is no victory for the West.
Turkey and Iranian have met today in Ankara, and agreed that the two nations will engage in "greater cooperation" on the Syrian Civil War, despite being on opposite sides of the conflict. Both Support 'Territorial Integrity'