(460 words) Vladimir Putin Says America Is Lying. Russian leader accuses U.S. of using Iran nukes as cover to build missile defense shield
(1100 words) Cohen and Batchelor on US Russian Cold War, and Van Buren on the current state of the Middle East and the effect of US policy in the region.
Robert Parry writes on the Ukraine: NYT’s Orwellian View of Ukraine June 22, 2015 Exclusive: In the up-is-down Orwellian world that is now The New York Times’ editorial page, there was no coup in Ukraine in 2014, no U.S.-driven “regime change,” no provocation on Russia’s border, just Moscow’s aggression — a sign of how propaganda has taken over mainstream U.S. media, writes Robert Parry. By Robert Parry In George Orwell’s 1984, the leaders of Oceania presented “Two Minutes Hate” in which the image of an enemy was put on display and loyal Oceanianians expressed their rage, all the better to prepare them for the country’s endless wars and their own surrender of freedom. And, now, in America, you have The New York Times. Surely the Times is a bit more subtle than the powers-that-be in Orwell’s Oceania, but the point is the same. The “paper of record” decides who our rotating foreign enemy is and depicts its leader as a demon corrupting whatever he touches. The rest of us aren’t supposed to think for ourselves. We’re just supposed …
Jonathan Turley writes in Information Clearing House: Congress Investigates “Slush Fund” At USAID Used To Get Lawmakers To Pass Reforms By Jonathan Turley April 16, 2014 “ICH” – Our government has long seemed to be descending into a type of Orwellian universe of double speak. The Libyan War was not a war but a “time-limited, scope-limited military action” under Obama. Torture of detainees was not torture but “enhanced interrogation” under Bush. Now it appears open bribery of foreign officials is not bribery but “incentives” to implement policies favorable to their own people. Congressional members are moving to address what is being called a “slush fund” with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) where millions are paid to political figures in foreign countries. We have previously discussed such payments by the CIA to the openly corrupt Afghanistan government, including suitcases of cash to President Helmit Karzai. What is most interesting is that an act that is a federal crime for citizens doing business abroad can be not only legal but an official program by …
GENEVA (24 April 2015) – After decades of sustained and unrestrained anti-foreigner abuse, misinformation and distortion, and in the wake of a recent article in the Sun newspaper calling migrants “cockroaches,” the…
The suit, is based on constitutional rights in Germany ….to stop the use of German territory for illegal actions by the U.S. in Yemen.”
(600 words)The USGovt has been lying about Ukraine and Russia’s role ever since the USGovt engineered the coup which brought Ukraine fascists to power. Europeans are now beginning to be alarmed.
(1500 words) This is the first of several planned posts listing officially admitted or clearly proven “False Flag” operations by US, or UK, or NATO, or Israel .
(1200 words) Comments on NYT puff piece touting “administrations officials” considering arming Ukraine
95% of the House of Representatives on December 4th voted for H. Res 758, instructing Obama to send armaments to a bankrupt Ukraine, and perform a number of other anti Russia actions.