blue-flag-thumb2_50x50Our side's flag is a thin, airlight blue, drifting almost unseen against the sky. Our military march is a meadowlark's song among the dandelions. --Ken Kesey, The Real War
 

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  • Gaza Changed Everything | Ramzy Baroud

    Things Cannot Stay the Same after Israeli Genocide in Gaza Ramzy Baroud | World News Trust Aug. 21, 2014 After every bloody episode of violence perpetrated by Israel, media spin doctors are often deployed with one grand mission: to absolve Israel of any responsibility in their acts of carnage. Not only do these apologists demonize Palestinians, but anyone who dares to take a stand on their behalf...

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  • Ferguson: No Justice in the American Police State | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 21, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- There are reports that American police kill 500 or more Americans every year. Few of these murdered Americans posed a threat to police. https://www.dojmedia.com/u-s-police-have-killed-over-5000-civilians-since-911/ Police murder Americans for totally implausible reasons. For example, a few days before Michael Brown was gunned down in Ferguson, John Crawford...

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  • Heading Toward The Sidewalk | John Michael Greer

    Aug. 20, 2014 ( Archduid Report ) -- Talking about historical change is one thing when the changes under discussion are at some convenient remove in the past or the future. It’s quite another when the changes are already taking place. That’s one of the things that adds complexity to the project of this blog, because the decline and fall of modern industrial civilization isn’t something that might...

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  • Ukraine Crisis Continues | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 20, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Having served Washington’s propaganda purposes, the downed Malaysian airliner and the alleged Russian armored column that entered Ukraine and was allegedly destroyed have dropped out of the news even though both stories remain completely and totally unresolved. Washington’s stooge government in Ukraine has not released the records of communications between ...

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  • We Are Above the Law Declares County Attorney | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 19, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Habersham County, Georgia, the jurisdiction that allowed intentionally or through negligence a SWAT team to break into a home with violent force in the middle of the night and throw a stun grenade into a baby’s face sending him to a hospital for weeks where he was in life support, has ruled that it would be illegal for the county to pay the baby’s medical b...

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  • The Militarization of the Police Has Produced a Murder Machine | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 18, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Update: Here is a report on the autopsy. http://rt.com/usa/181116-brown-presser-baden-preliminary-autopsy/ The facts directly contradict the false information police apologists are sending around the Internet. Note that the Missouri governor blamed the violence on the black community, not on the police who enraged the black community by gratuitously murderi...

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  • In The West Respect for Truth No Longer Exists | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 17, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- The Western media have proved for all to see that the Western media comprises either a collection of ignorant and incompetent fools or a whorehouse that sells war for money. The Western media fell in step with Washington and blamed the downed Malaysian airliner on Russia. No evidence was provided. In its place the media used constant repetition. Washington ...

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  • Cops Gone Wild | Paul Craig Roberts

    Credit: Whitney Curtis for The New York Times Aug. 15, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Update: I have received four or five emails from readers who complain that the person in the photo, which is a photo taken from media accounts, is not the person who the cops murdered in Ferguson. Why does it matter? The photo shows three oversized cops pointing military weapons at point blank range at a black k...

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  • Washington Has Placed The World On The Road To War | Paul Craig Roberts

    Does the world have a death wish? Aug. 14, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Update: A fabricated report was spread by the UK Guardian newspaper and BBC that a Russian armored convoy entered Ukraine and was destroyed by the Ukrainian military. The German media including Die Welt picked up the false report and spread the hysteria. Once again we have confirmation that the Western media is corrupt and ...

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  • Dark Age America: A Bitter Legacy

    Aug. 13, 2014 (Archdruid Report) -- Civilizations normally leave a damaged environment behind them when they fall, and ours shows every sign of following that wearily familiar pattern. The nature and severity of the ecological damage a civilization leaves behind, though, depend on two factors, one obvious, the other less so. The obvious factor derives from the nature of the technologies the civil...

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  • Washington Chokes Truth With Lies | Paul Craig Roberts

    Aug. 13, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts) -- Are Western propagandists fooling anyone but themselves? The latest absurdity coming out of Ukraine, the EU and Washington is that the humanitarian aid that Russia and the Red Cross are trucking into the former Russian territories that comprise eastern Ukraine is a trick, a deception, a pretext for Russia’s invasion forces. Such a preposterous lie tells us that...

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