The Destruction of Libya, the Destabilization of a Nation. US-NATO Crimes against Humanity

By Prof. Henry Francis B. Espiritu The late Col. Muammar Gaddafi, hailed as the “Great Leader” by the Libyan people during his incumbency, was murdered by Chad, Somali and Sudanese mercenaries in collusion with NATO and US invading forces on October 19, 2011. Gaddafi’s Libya, two years before he was ousted and assassinated was considered…

The Yemenite Children ~ Early Crimes of the Zionists Against Jews

Early Crimes of the Zionists Against Jews The Story of the Yemenite Jewish Community 1948-1952 excerpt from Genocide in the Holy Land by Rabbi Moshe Schonfeld ——————————————————————————– From 1948 to 1952 more than 50,000 Yemenite Jews were fooled by the Zionist Jewish Agency into abandoning their ancient home and way of life and instead moving…

The Year US-led Capitalism Became Exposed as Root of Global Conflict

Finian Cunningham (SCF) : Historians may look back on 2014 as a defining watershed in geopolitical events, the year when the limit of American power was exposed as a waning entity and the contemporary root of global conflict. It was the centennial anniversary of the First World War when Great Powers back then were similarly…

World Over-Population? Hold On, Buddy!

World Over-Population? Hold On, Buddy! F. William Engdahl (NEO) : I first began to seriously look into the arguments that the world faces a terrifying over-population problem about a decade back, when I was researching for my book on the history of gene manipulation or GMO. I was curious and in a strange way impressed…

Freedom Rider: Ferguson’s Reckoning for Obama

by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley “Ferguson signifies the end of the age of Obama. It is a very sad end.” – Cornel West “For Wilson to publicly say that he would kill Brown again is too much for a grieving people to bear.” For nearly six years black Americans have supported President…

Civil Rights and the Militarization of Police: Lessons from the Gestapo, America’s Path to Tyranny

By Timothy Alexander Guzman   The world is watching what is happening in Ferguson, Missouri.  After the announcement by the grand jury that Officer Darren Wilson was acquitted for the shooting death of Michael Brown, angry residents took to the streets of Ferguson and other towns and cities across the U.S. to protest police brutality.  The U.S. government has the FBI, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) along with the Ferguson police…

Empire or Republic: Imperial Wars, Scaremongering and the Ebola Epidemic

“You Can’t Have Wars and Public Health” ~ By Prof. James Petras Washington escalates its military interventions abroad, launching simultaneous air and ground attacks in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan; multiplying drone attacks in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia; training, arming and financing proxy mercenaries in Jordan, the Gulf States and Iraq; and dispatching National Guard battalions to…

Abdollahian to Al-Ahed: West Bank Will Soon Become a Resistance Center Like Gaza

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs, Hossein Amir Abdollahian, stressed that, “The most significant intelligence apparatus that played a role in founding and supporting the [the so-called] “Daesh” [“ISIL”] organization was the “Israeli” Mossad and there is a lot of evidence proving that.” “The leaders and members of that terrorist group are…

For Moment, the World Embraces the Cuba Model – and Slaps the Empire ~ by Glen Ford

“For Cuba, service to oppressed and exploited peoples is a revolutionary act of the highest moral caliber.”   Revolutionary Cuba has always been a miracle and gift to all humankind. This week, the nations of the world – with two savage exceptions – instructed their emissaries at the UN General Assembly to tell the world’s…

Freedom Rider: The World Must Judge America’s Human Rights Abuses ~ by Margaret Kimberley

“If Eric Holder doesn’t prosecute Michael Brown’s killer any resulting violence ought to be called the Barack Obama Riots.”   Black people in this country are brutalized by police on a daily basis. That has always been true but thanks to modern technology there is a steady stream of proof caught on video. Accessing the…

“Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall Street and the IMF

United Nations General Assembly, September 24, 2014: Argentina’s President Fernandez de Kirchner Denounces Economic Terrorism By Carla Stea Dazzling and supremely erudite, Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez Kirchner denounced as terrorism the economic policies that have been strangling the developing world during the past century, and are continuing these criminal actions today, the legacy of Milton…

Detroit: The Dispersal of Urban Black America Begins

by BAR executive editor Glen Ford “The water department is determined to solve its financial problems – and change the city’s demographics – by ejecting the poor from the grid.”   The two United Nations Special Rapporteurs have seen human rights violations around the world, but Detroit’s massive water shut-offs are uniquely upsetting. “We were…

Economic Genocide in Rwanda: Installing a US Protectorate in Central Africa ~ By Prof Michel Chossudovsky

Originally written in May 2000, the following text is Part II of Chapter 7 entitled “Economic Genocide in Rwanda”, of the Second Edition of The Globalization of Poverty and the New World Order , Global Research 2003.  This text updates the author’s analysis on Rwanda written in 1995 , which was published in the first edition of Globalization of Poverty, TWN and Zed Books,…

US Propaganda: How Corporate America Manipulates the American Public Into Unwitting Support for Corporate Fascism

The Absurd Illusions of a Shining City on a Hill By Mark Weiser The average natural born citizen in any country is continuously indoctrinated into the national culture starting about the time they begin understanding the meaning of words. There’s one country in particular where reality is staring the public in the face, but the…

Obama’s Cynical, Stilted Response to Ebola vs. Cuba’s Magnificent Mobilization ~ by Glen Ford

“After centuries of fattening the colonial bat, the Ebola-afflicted countries have almost no structural defenses against even the tiniest invaders.” The World Health Organization is warning that the Ebola virus is now killing 70 percent of those infected in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, with new cases projected to reach 10,000 per week by December.…

IDF Givati Commander on Goldin’s Capture: Prefered a Dead Soldier to Live One ~ by RICHARD SILVERSTEIN

Ynet published an astonishing interview with several commanders of the Givati brigade, whose unit lost three soldiers during a Hamas ambush in which Hadar Goldin was captured (perhaps after he’d already died). The interview gives some of the clearest admissions yet that the IDF explicitly commands its officer to kill soldiers captured by the enemy…