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“Human Rights” in the Arab World: the Instruments of War, a Test Case for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Sometimes I love Republicans. They lay bare with such clarity what underlies and drives US foreign policy– the bottom line strategic interests without the pretense that more adept politicians use to justify US military aggression: the US government’s “concerns” about “human rights” for instance.

EDITOR'S CHOICE | 22.08.2015


 

The Horrors of John McCain: War Hero or War Criminal?

The top war-monger in Congress has been Senator John McCain, Republican from Arizona, seeker of the Republican presidential nomination. In one rhetorical bombing run after another, McCain has bellowed for “lights out in Belgrade” and for NATO to “cream” the Serbs. At the start of May he began declaiming in the US senate for the NATO forces to use “any means necessary” to destroy Serbia.

EDITOR'S CHOICE | 21.07.2015


 

Patriot Act Hung in Air: End of NSA Spying Activities?

No matter how hard President Obama tried to push the Patriot Act through, Senate failed to avoid the expiration of its key provisions. Republican Senator Rand Paul, a presidential hopeful, achieved his goal. He filibustered the vote to upstage the administration and some Republican heavy weights who wanted the global spying on US citizens and foreigners to continue. One of the hawks, Republican John McCain, said bluntly that Rand Paul «obviously has a higher priority for his fundraising and political ambitions than for the security of the nation»...

Boris VOLKHONSKY | 03.06.2015


 

Legionnaire “financial Maidan” in Russia

Supporter “Euromaidan” and a US citizen: who controls listed on the Moscow Stock Exchange.

EDITOR'S CHOICE | 25.12.2014


 

John McCain, Conductor of the "Arab Spring" and the Caliph Ibrahim

Everyone has noticed the contradiction of those who recently characterized the Islamic Emirate as "freedom fighters" in Syria and who are indignant today faced with its abuses in Iraq. But if that speech is incoherent in itself, it makes perfect sense in the strategic plan: the same individuals were to be presented as allies yesterday and must be as enemies today, even if they are still on orders from Washington. Thierry Meyssan reveals below US policy through the particular case of Senator John McCain, conductor of the "Arab Spring" and longtime partner of Caliph Ibrahim.

EDITOR'S CHOICE | 22.08.2014


 

NYT Dishes More Ukraine Propaganda

EDITOR'S CHOICE | 08.07.2014


 

The «Corker» in U.S.-Russian relations

Merriam Webster’s English dictionary defines a «corker» as an «amusing person». When it comes to drafting legislation to «punish» Russia with sanctions over the situation in Ukraine, Tennessee’s Republican Senator and ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Bob Corker certainly lives up to his name... 

Wayne MADSEN | 26.05.2014


 

White House Advisors on Russia: Who Are These People?

Matt Margolis и Mark Noonan are the authors of US bestseller 150 Reasons Why Barack Obama Is the Worst President in History. According to them, «the current occupant of the Oval Office is more incompetent, ill-intentioned and dangerous to America’s long-term interests than even the peanut farmer from Georgia». Republican Senator John McCain made no bones about it putting it straight, «Obama is a fool, not knave»... The number of disgruntled Americans is growing, politicians and common people, scholars and journalists, Democrats and Republicans, Conservatives and Liberals, whites and blacks... It all goes to show the United States lacks competent experts on Russia and the countries of post-Soviet space...

Nikolai MALISHEVSKI | 30.04.2014


 

Americans Believe in National Exceptionalism: from Obama to McCain

...The irrational unfounded faith in the exceptionalism does not let Americans see why others reject the United States hegemony or why its foreign policy evokes such indignation in different corners of the globe. It is viewed as hypocrisy, be it the issue of human rights or the US propensity to condemn others while turning a blind eye to the slip ups and gaffs of its foreign policy course, the defects of American society or the crimes committed by the military...

Dmitry MININ | 25.09.2013


 

Global Irresponsibility

Next week the US Congress is to express its opinion on the reckless and staggering rush of Barack Obama as the President is pressuring the lawmakers to push through his decision to strike Syria. No details are known and they are changing all the time. The military officials have been asked to revise their plans 50 times since the Pentagon first began considering a «limited» action! The White House let know that the President is still pondering the prospect of expanding the list of targets to be hit by US missiles. These ill-boding fluctuations only feed into congressional uncertainty making the lawmakers doubt President Obama really knows what he is doing... 

Georgy VOSKRESENSKY | 07.09.2013




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Geneva Peace Talks Suspended: Syria Faces Further Escalation of Conflict

The Syrian opposition has stymied the UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva. Having refused a dialogue with the delegation of the Syria Arab Republic, its delegation left the talks. UN special envoy Staffan de Mistura halted the negotiation process until February 25...

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