View all posts filed under August, 201508.31.2015 :: Latin America
Introduction: Colombia has received more US military aid–over $6 billion dollars in the past decade — than any country in the Western Hemisphere. For its part, Colombia allowed the Pentagon to build seven military bases, more than all the other countries in the region combined.
08.26.2015 :: Analysis
Introduction: Eight months will have passed since the election of Syriza on January 25 up to the snap elections in September. During that time Syrizas leaders play-acted their opposition to austerity and then knelt down in submission to the Troika.
08.22.2015 :: Analysis
Introduction: 2015 has become a year of living dangerously. Wars are spreading across the globe. Wars are escalating as new countries are bombed and the old are ravaged with ever greater intensity. Countries, where relatively peaceful changes had taken place through recent elections, are now on the verge of civil wars.
The Conference of 52 Presidents of the Major American (sic) Jewish Organizations and the US-Iran Nuclear Agreement: The Centerpiece of US Foreign Policy Struggle08.11.2015 :: United States
Prologue: In the village of Duma, an 18 month old Palestinian baby died following the fire-bombing of his familys home by Israeli settlers. The father of the child died of burns a week later and the surviving mother and young sibling are barely alive covered with burns from racist Jewish arson.