Because the government's voracious appetite for money, power and domination has grown out of control, its agents have devised other means of funding its excesses and adding to its largesse through taxes disguised as fines, taxes disguised as fees,
...the original foreign policy of the United States was one of non-intervention in the affairs of other nations. No coups, foreign wars of aggression, foreign aid, state-sponsored assassinations, alliances with foreign regimes, or regime-change opera
imperialism -- The State Department's (SD below) so-called "fact sheet" on Israel mixes facts with fiction.
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Update: Racist statements come out of the mouth of Bolivia's self-declared president:
Intellectuals have joined forces with the New Aristocracy
The US empire may be history's last.
Recently released secret documents from Chinese company Huawei provide insights into how the U.S. Empire rules the world. According to the Washington Post, the documents reveal that Huawei secretly helped North Korea "build and maintain the country
There is a crisis in the Western world. Both in terms of domestic affairs and foreign policy, Western nations are showing all signs of impending collapse. This is despite the fact that the flagship of the Western world, the United States, continues t
Clarity Press is a good publisher for authors willing to provide real information in place of the officially sanctioned controlled explanations of our time. A current example is Jeremy Kuzmarov's assessment of Obama, Obama's Unending Wars.
Kiss the good old USA good-bye, say hello to the American Empire
anti-war - The blame game is a favorite US/Israeli tactic, used time and again, holding adversaries reponsible for what's committed against them.
imperialism -There's no ambiguity about it -- whether Republicans or undemocratic Dems are in power. Their tactics at times differ, their objectives the same, seeking dominance over other nations, demanding they bow to Washington's will or face its
ICC - Time and again, the ICC breaches its mandate, calling for "end(ing) impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes of concern."
"But these weren't the kind of monsters that had tentacles and rotting skin, the kind a seven-year-old might be able to wrap his mind around--they were monsters with human faces, in crisp uniforms, marching in lockstep, so banal you don't reco
"But these weren't the kind of monsters that had tentacles and rotting skin, the kind a seven-year-old might be able to wrap his mind around – they were monsters with human faces, in crisp uniforms, marching in lockstep, so banal you don't re
A 40-year-old essay predicted the end of an empire and current events sure make it look like we're watching it happen in real time.
Read what follows, and notice how much it tracks with the spirit of America's evangelical pastors and churches today: [A leader of this country] . . . claimed to have had a conversion experience to Christianity while visiting in the home of some p
On Friday, The New York Times continued its long, predictable tradition of backing U.S. coups in Latin America by publishing an editorial praising Donald Trump's attempt to overthrow Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. This will be the 10th such c
imperialism - Washington wants all sovereign independent nations unwilling to bend to its will targeted for regime change.