RealNews edited by O Society July 10, 2019 https://youtu.be/LE_jle2QL6M The fantasy of the USA becoming the first global empire in history quickly dissolved in the wake of the Iraq war. Pepe Escobar and Eddie Conway discuss the coming nexus of global competition and climate change
Why is American "Aggression" MIA in the Media? by Tom Engelhardt edited by O Society July 8, 2019 Headlined “U.S. Seeks Other Ways to Stop Iran Shy of War,” the article was tucked away on page A9 of a recent New York Times. Still, it caught my attention. Here's the first paragraph: “American intelligence and military … Continue reading We’re Not the Good Guys Anymore
by Mark Tseng-Putterman edited by O Society July 7, 2019 A national spotlight now shines on the border between the United States and Mexico, where heartbreaking images of Central American children being separated from their parents and held in cages demonstrate the consequences of the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance policy” on unauthorized entry into the country, announced in … Continue reading A Century of U.S. Interventions Created the Immigration Crisis
[reads from Goldstein's book]"In accordance to the principles of doublethink, it does not matter if the war is not real, or when it is, that victory is not possible. The war is not meant to be won. It is meant to be continuous. The essential act of modern warfare is the destruction of the produce … Continue reading Next Contestant, Iran: Meet America’s Permanent War Formula
America is at War with Seven Different Countries Right Now. How Many of these Countries Can You Name? General Wesley Clark could name them 12 years ago. Amy Goodman interviews General Wesley Clark DemocracyNow! March 2, 2007 edited by O Society Memorial Day May 27, 2019 This interview serves as a reminder regarding the diabolical timeline … Continue reading “We’re Going to Take out 7 Countries in 5 Years: Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan & Iran”
How Many Damn Fucking Times Do I Have to Explain This? by Arthur Sibler Once Upon a Time... edited by O Society May 19, 2019 Please give your serious consideration to my profoundly upsetting personal dilemma. I am basically a serene, tranquil soul, trying my utmost best to navigate successfully (and serenely, and tranquilly) through … Continue reading How Many Times Do I Have to Explain This?
by Jason Hirthler Dissident Voice edited by O Society May 5, 2019 Once during the Q&A session of a lecture, Noam Chomsky was asked when it was okay to trust one’s own government. Without a moment’s hesitation, he replied that you could and should never trust one’s government. Never. At the time, I thought perhaps … Continue reading Destabilization, Inc.