In The Apocalypse of Settler Colonialism, Gerald Horne weaves together a century of events and processes to demonstrate the depth to which colonial systems of slavery and settler colonialism, which significantly accelerated in the seventeenth century, influenced the foundation of the United States. In his introduction, Horne states he is attempting to persuade readers that “any … more “Slavery played out on global scale: Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History reviews “The Apocalypse of Settler Colonialism””

CAIRO- Member of the Egyptian Parliament Margret Azar has condemned the continuous attacks by US and Turkish forces on the Syrian territories, stressing that the American and Turkish forces presence in the territory of this independent state is unacceptable. In a statement to SANA correspondent in Cairo, Azar said "the regime of Recep Tayyib Erdogan … more “Presence of US and Turkish Forces in Syria Unacceptable: Egyptian MP”

The US helped defeat fascism during World War II, but also relied on racial segregation as an instrument of wartime politics. May 8 marks the anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe. Although Western nations remember this conflict as “the good war,” one in which the forces of freedom and democracy triumphed … more “Second World War’s Legacy Of U.S Racism”

The elimination of poverty could be at hand for the first time in the history of humanity. World hunger could easily be abolished with only a small diversion from military budgets. Yet, military spending is expanding, and with it global poverty. On November 16-18, some 300 peace activists representing over 35 countries gathered in Dublin, Ireland for … more “ROGER HARRIS : “International Conference Against US/NATO Military Bases””

LAST OCTOBER, FOUR U.S. soldiers – including two commandos – were killed in an ambush in Niger. Since then, talk of U.S. special operations in Africa has centered on missions being curtailed and troop levels cut. Press accounts have suggested that the number of special operators on the front lines has been reduced, with the … more “U.S. SECRET WARS IN AFRICA”

Are elite university admissions based on meritocracy and diversity as claimed? Just before the Labor Day weekend, a front page New York Times story broke the news of the largest cheating scandal in Harvard University history, in which nearly half the students taking a Government course on the role of Congress had plagiarized or otherwise illegally collaborated … more “The Myth of American Meritocracy”

Die Amerikaner haben schon mehrfach Schiffe geopfert, um so einen Kriegsgrund zu haben. Die russophoben Neocons könnten ein weiteres versenken, um so endlich gegen Russland losschlagen zu können. Manchmal muss man das Undenkbare denken um sich der Gefahr bewusst zu werden, in der wir uns eigentlich befinden. Auch wenn ein Krieg der US-geführten NATO gegen … more “False Flag: Versenkung eines US-Kriegsschiffs als Kriegsgrund gegen Russland?”

The crown prince could be working to engineer a two-state solution that favors Israel. The Trump declaration recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and relocating the U.S. embassy there is as historically significant to Israel’s control of Jerusalem as the Balfour Declaration was to recognizing the rights of the Jewish people in Palestine. But according to … more “Did Saudi Arabia Just Try To Give the West Bank to Israel?”

A SHORT DRIVE south of Alice Springs, the second largest population center in Australia’s Northern Territory, there is a high-security compound, codenamed “RAINFALL.” The remote base, in the heart of the country’s barren outback, is one of the most important covert surveillance sites in the eastern hemisphere. Hundreds of Australian and American employees come and go every … more “THE U.S. SPY HUB IN THE HEART OF AUSTRALIA”

In July 2013, Wahhabism was identified by the European Parliament in Strasbourg as the main source of global terrorism. Wahhabism has become increasingly influential, partly because of Saudi money and partly because of Saudi Arabia's central influence as protector of Mecca. The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia, condemned Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant … more “What is Wahhabism? The reactionary branch of Islam from Saudi Arabia said to be ‘the main source of global terrorism’”