Tillerson Endorses Regime Change in Iran

Tillerson Endorses Regime Change in Iran by Stephen Lendman Saying “(o)ur Iranian policy is under development,” Tillerson responded affirmatively when asked if the Trump administration supports regime change in Iran. Washington relies on “elements inside” the country to pursue its objectives, Tillerson explained. In 2009, after its June election, days of US-orchestrated street protests followed... Continue Reading →

The Deplorable Witch-Hunt Targeting Trump

The Deplorable Witch-Hunt Targeting Trump by Stephen Lendman He’s dead wrong on vital domestic and geopolitical issues - serving wealth, power and privilege exclusively, harming most others at home and abroad. He’s right about a deplorable witch-hunt - dark forces assaulting the office of the presidency and the nation if successful, an undeclared coup d’etat... Continue Reading →

Huge US Weapons Sale to Qatar

Huge US Weapons Sale to Qatar by Stephen Lendman Trump and Tillerson apparently disagree on Qatar. On June 9, the Secretary of State called for regional countries to “immediately take steps to de-escalate the situation.” On June 10, he “called on Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt to ease the blockade on Qatar.” On... Continue Reading →

Senate Secretly Drafting Healthcare Bill

Senate Secretly Drafting Healthcare Bill by Stephen Lendman Congressional Republicans and Trump are hellbent on repealing and replacing Obamacare - no matter how many millions of America’s most vulnerable will be harmed by what they intend. Healthcare is a fundamental human right - not in America when it interferes with corporate profit-making. The House passed... Continue Reading →

Uninvited US Special Forces in the Philippines

Uninvited US Special Forces in the Philippines by Stephen Lendman Washington claiming they’re aiding the Philippine military combat ISIS in the southern city of Marawi belies US support for the terror group - its fighters serving its imperial interests. What’s going on? Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said his government requested no US military aid. He... Continue Reading →

Putin’s Annual Marathon Press Conference

Putin’s Annual Marathon Press Conference by Stephen Lendman Annually he spends hours answering questions submitted in advance, by categories from millions submitted worldwide, focusing on vital issues - a candidly forthright tour de force unmatched by any Western leaders, notably no US one. Commenting on Russia’s economy, Putin was upbeat, saying recession ended, growth resumed,... Continue Reading →

Gun Violence in Virginia

Gun Violence in Virginia by Stephen Lendman The message of Wednesday’s gun violence in Alexandria, VA goes way beyond the shooting and wounding of a congressman and others. The greater issue is America’s longstanding culture of violence, a nation with the world’s highest level of gun ownership - including deadly, high-capacity, military-style semi-automatic weapons readily... Continue Reading →

Civilians Harmed Most in US War Theaters

Civilians Harmed Most in US War Theaters by Stephen Lendman Massacring civilians in US war theaters, deceptively called “collateral damage,” is perhaps the last refuge of ruthless imperial warmaking. Civilians are harmed most in all wars, notably America’s - millions of lives lost post-9/11 alone, high crimes ignored in the mainstream. Sociologist Emile Durkheim once... Continue Reading →

Expanded Anti-Trump Witch-Hunt

Expanded Anti-Trump Witch-Hunt by Stephen Lendman Sacked former FBI director Comey said he (unethically and maybe illegally) leaked information about his private conversations with Trump so a special prosecutor would be appointed to investigate possible ties between his team and Russia - besides what Congress does separately. Special counsel (former FBI director) Robert Mueller expanded... Continue Reading →

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