Eric Zuesse

American writer and investigative historian

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May 20, 2019
How the US Regime Uses Sanctions to Soften a Country Up for Invasion

The Trump regime is clearly hoping for an excuse to invade Iran, and if Iran blocks the Strait of Hormuz, then Trump and his friend Netanyahu will have their wish, their excuse to invade that country.

May 17, 2019
America’s Insatiable Military

The US dollar is backed by blood — victims’ blood, the target-nations’ blood — and the dollar wouldn’t be the world’s reserve currency if it weren’t backed up ultimately by America’s military, “the policeman to the world.”

May 10, 2019
‘Humanitarian’ Concerns Increase Wars, Benefit Only Arms-Producers

In a nation such as the United States, the constant need for new wars is being constantly driven by investors’ needs for expanding both markets and targets.

May 5, 2019
Is the United States a Democracy?

Most dictatorships have employed primarily physical coercions, but more-modern dictatorships rely mainly upon deceiving the public: they rely on lies.

April 15, 2019
What Makes the EU So Rabidly Hypocritical

When there’s a choice to be made between supporting jihadists or else to side with Russia (or any nation that’s friendly toward Russia), the American team always back the jihadists or other extremists.

April 13, 2019
What Public Opinion on Assange Tells Us About the US Government Direction

Regardless of what the American system will decide, Assange faces in America a uniquely hostile public. Assange will soon be surrounded by probably the most hostile national public anywhere on this planet.

April 5, 2019
Why ‘Russiagate’ Is the Same as ‘WMD in Iraq’ to America’s Mainstream Media

All of “Russiagate” is based on very dubious ‘evidence’. This means that the timeline, in the Mueller Report, lists some ‘events’ that did not happen, and some events that were not involved in the 2016 Presidential contest between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

March 29, 2019
Trump Threatens Nuclear War If Russia Protects Venezuela

Instead of US being the international policeman, it’s the leader of the biggest international gang; it is the global leader in international gangsterism, dwarfing the Mafia.

March 26, 2019
Trump’s Foreign Policy: Do Whatever Netanyahu & Prince Salman Want

America’s alliances reflect the interests of America’s billionaires, and that’s all. America’s military represents them, and that’s all. Today’s America is fundamentally different from FDR’s America.

March 19, 2019
Hyper-Hypocrisy of The West about ISIS

The origin of The West’s hypocrisies that claim to be supporting “human rights” and “democracy”, while actually invading or overthrowing target-governments, go back at least as far as Cecil Rhodes in the late 1800s.