I came across this video of an interview Leon “the Tool” Panetta gave to USA Today back in October 2014 where he stated that the war against CIA-ISIS will be a “thirty year war”. “Americans should be braced for a long battle against the brutal terrorist group Islamic State that
A month after former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling was convicted on nine felony counts with circumstantial metadata, the zealous prosecution is now having potentially major consequences — casting doubt on the credibility of claims by the U.S. government that Iran has developed a nuclear weapons program. With negotiations between Iran and
I was watching Barbara Boxer, the leading Anti-war progressive in the senate, shill for the military industrial complex on Democracy Now asserting that ISIS, if unchecked, would soon destroy the world. Since ISIS does not have an Army, Navy,or Air Force nor large munitions and they would need to buy
Rachel Maddow on two major oil fires on either side of the country. *Big News: President Obama has vetoed the Keystone XL pipeline bill. *Worldwide. Sand is disappearing around the world, through legal and illegal means. It’s becoming yet more natural resources we are consuming far too fast. Preview from
These days I’m like Mr. Spock in the dark, parallel universe of Star Trek. I see our leadership going down the wrong path regarding the use of war and torture. It’s an illogical, fear-based path, and it’s presented as the only alternative. Therefore I’ve come up with some fun, easy
Senator Inhofe email ties him directly to Kiev Neo-Nazi Volunteer Battalions From BuzzFeed senate email: Rosie, Just arrived in southern Ukraine coming from the US over the last 40 hours. I do not have all the details or access to all my notes and files with me but below
By William Blum, 99GetSmart The Greek Tragedy: Some things not to forget, which the new Greek leaders have not. American historian D.F. Fleming, writing of the post-World War II period in his eminent history of the Cold War, stated that “Greece was the first of the liberated states to be openly and
I’ve been a strong opponent of the Global War OF Terror that is being waged by the United States of Imperialism since the false flag attack on 9/11/01. I believe the War OF Terror is based on a giant lie and treasonous crime (9/11) and it is being used as
Extra Extra! Read all about climate denial scientist Willie Soon’s dirty money from petrochemical billionaire Charles Koch, coal utility Southern Company, oil giant ExxonMobil and other fossil fuel companies to deny the science of climate change! The last time I bumped into Willie Soon, I asked him if there was
The latest public spat between the Obama administration and the Netanyahu government centres on Israeli leaks of details of the US negotiating position in the Iran nuclear talks and the US consequently reducing its consultation with Israel on the talks.
Washington Post columnist David Ignatius divulged some of the details of the quarrel this week. It involves the alleged leak to an Israeli journalist of an Obama administration proposal that would “allow Iran to enrich uranium with 6,500 or more centrifuges as part of a final deal,” according to Ignatius.
The immediate issue was White House anger over Netanyahu’s taking advantage of the information on the US negotiating stance to interfere – again – in US domestic politics. But the Ignatius account also provides further evidence that the Obama administration still feels it necessary to clear every significant diplomatic move on Iran with Netanyahu, whose openly declared aim is to prevent any agreement from being reached.