Afghanistan Pullout? Culmination of America’s Longest War. Draft US-Taliban Peace Pact?

Afghanistan Pullout? Culmination of America’s Longest War. Draft US-Taliban Peace Pact?

On Saturday, January 26, Reuters reported [1] that Taliban officials said the US negotiators agreed on a draft peace pact setting out the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan within 18 months, potentially ending the United States longest war. Confirming the news, New York Times reported [2] on Monday, January 28, that the US chief negotiator Zalmay Khalilzad stated the American […]

Venezuela Crisis: US Has Painted Itself into Corner

Venezuela Crisis: US Has Painted Itself into Corner

Introduction Venezuela has the dubious fortune of being located on the continent of South America, which the United States has treated under the so-called “Monroe Doctrine” as its exclusive zone of political, economic, and military influence. In practical terms it meant that whenever a Latin American government pursued a policy at odds with Washington’s preferences, […]

“Fake News” Is Fake News, according to William Blum

“Fake News” Is Fake News, according to William Blum

Our thoughts are with William Blum who passed away on December 9, 2018 at age 85.  William was at the forefront of critical debate and analysis of US foreign policy. He combined Honesty and Truth with carefully documented analysis. His important legacy will live. Below is one of his recent articles on “fake news” *** The people who […]

The Making of Juan Guaidó: How the US Regime Change Laboratory Created Venezuela’s Coup Leader

The Making of Juan Guaidó: How the US Regime Change Laboratory Created Venezuela’s Coup Leader

Juan Guaidó is the product of a decade-long project overseen by Washington’s elite regime change trainers. While posing as a champion of democracy, he has spent years at the forefront of a violent campaign of destabilization. *** Before the fateful day of January 22, fewer than one in five Venezuelans had heard of Juan Guaidó.Only a few months […]

Sanctions of Mass Destruction: America’s War on Venezuela

Sanctions of Mass Destruction: America’s War on Venezuela

American economic sanctions have been the worst crime against humanity since World War Two. America’s economic sanctions have killed more innocent people than all of the nuclear, biological and chemical weapons ever used in the history of mankind. The fact that for America the issue in Venezuela is oil, not democracy, will surprise only those who […]