Category Archives: Military

Open letter to President Barack Obama

From one Nobel Peace Laureate to another Adolfo Pérez Esquivel ALAI, América Latina en Movimiento Hear the outcry of the peoples! The situation in Syria is an object of serious preoccupation and once more the United States, assuming the role of … Continue reading

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Syria: Stop another senseless war

They did it once and look where they got us. Do not let the hawks lead us into another meaningless slaughter. Their profit must not come at the cost of our peace. Regarding the facts: Talking Points from Phyllis Bennis, Director, … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky Weighs In On Syria Strike

By Ryan Grim in Huffington Post WASHINGTON — A U.S.-led attack on Syria without United Nations support would be a war crime regardless of congressional approval, Noam Chomsky, the antiwar activist and author, said in response to President Barack Obama’s … Continue reading

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Does Obama know he’s fighting on al-Qa’ida’s side?

ROBERT FISK The Independent Tuesday 27 August 2013 ‘All for one and one for all’ should be the battle cry if the West goes to war against Assad’s Syrian regime.  Quite an alliance! Was it not the Three Musketeers who shouted “All … Continue reading

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The waning of American hegemony

By FLYNT LEVERETT and HILLARY MANN LEVERETT. The Hindu An illegal intervention in Syria will not only fail to sustain American hegemony in West Asia but also provide a shot in the arm for Assad’s regime

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And we all remain silent

Living in the majority world, we have learnt to expect Western hypocrisy. We are used to the rhetoric on democracy accompanying active support of pliant dictators.  We see Western governments preaching human rights, while actively engaging in torture.  Assisting state … Continue reading

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Egypt: Advice to Vassals

Yet More Advice If you find a vassal country takes a path that you dislike, It’s your duty to divert it, with a bold preemptive strike. But when bleeding troops and money, you had better think of ways, By which to wield … Continue reading

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Forced to Participate In War Crimes

In Suicide Note, Iraq War Veteran Says He Was Forced to Participate In War Crimes by Rania Khalek in Dispatches from the Underclass Dan Somers (right) performing at his band’s CD Release Show (Phoenix New Times/Melissa Fossum) On June 10, 2013, … Continue reading

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Do as I say, not as I do

On Obama’s Cancellation of Summit with Putin and Extradition The US frequently refuses extradition requests where, unlike with Snowden, it involves serious crimes and there is an extradition treaty By Glenn Greenwald Information Clearing House August 07, 2013 “Information Clearing … Continue reading

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The New World Disorder

Tariq Ali, in this exclusive interview, seamlessly switches from contemporary historian to scholar-at-large to polemicist to raconteur, as he tackles many of the impinging issues of our times. By SASHI KUMAR, Frontline He was in southern India after nearly 30 … Continue reading

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