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Robert C. Koehler, USA 02/13/2018 0

Yemen’s Crisis Belongs to All of Us

But the voices crying out against war remain as marginalized and without political clout as ever.
Ben Norton, USA 01/21/2018 0

MSNBC Ignores Catastrophic US-Backed War in Yemen

Finds Russia 5000% more newsworthy.
Tom Engelhardt, USA 01/20/2018 0

Welcome to 2018: Another “Non-War Year” in Oblivious America

A "non-war year"? Tell that to the Afghans, the Iraqis, the Syrians, the Yemenis, the Somalis, or for that matter the parents of the four American Green Berets who died in Niger last October.
Jason Ditz, USA 01/18/2018 0

Disaster in Yemen Proves US Needs to Get a Handle on War-Making Powers

With the American public increasingly aghast at the situation in Yemen, and increasingly aware of US military complicity in what has happened, Yemen is the perfect situation for Congress, and by extension, the voters, to reassert control over overseas conflicts.
Darius Shahtahmasebi, USA 01/08/2018 0

Washington’s Pre-War Demonization Formula Is Targeting Iran, Again

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley’s grandiose performance in front of the UN on December 15 should send shivers down the spines of those who remember Colin Powell’s equally disturbing performance in the months leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq. This is just the beginning of the a new media campaign against Iran with regime change as the end goal.
Randi Nord, USA 01/04/2018 0

As Saudi Influence Wanes, UAE Builds Its Regional Value as Tool of US Imperialism

Where Riyadh’s imperial ambitions are haphazard, Abu Dhabi’s are smooth and calculated. While Saudi Arabia has spent billions murdering civilians, the UAE has built military bases, forged imperial alliances, and secured its grip on regional hegemony both politically and militarily aligning itself as the next major US ally as a tool of imperialism.
Nick Turse, Italy 12/30/2017 0

Donald Trump’s First Year Sets Record for U.S. Special Ops: Elite Commandos Deployed to 149 Countries in 2017

“We don’t know exactly where we’re at in the world, militarily, and what we’re doing,” said Senator Lindsey Graham, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, in October.
Paul Buchheit, USA 12/18/2017 0

Why Do They Hate Us? America Has Taken Nearly 70% of the World’s Wealth Gains Since 2012

America's super-rich are taking not only from their own nation, but also from the rest of the world.
Adil E. Shamoo, USA 12/12/2017 0

Starvation and Cholera in Yemen

War is taking Yemen back to the dark ages, with U.S. assistance.
Randi Nord, USA 12/08/2017 0

Saudi Weapons of War: Bullets, Bombs, Mercenaries, Media, Blackmail

The Saudi war against Yemen would not be possible without military support from the United States and other Western allies. It also would not be possible without the political and financial clout to control the narrative surrounding one of the most repressive regimes in existence.