Finian Cunningham

Former editor and writer for major news media organizations. He has written extensively on international affairs, with articles published in several languages

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April 30, 2021
Syria Regime Change Still on Western Agenda – Ex-Ambassador Peter Ford

“The Western powers are like dogs with an old bone on the subject of alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria. There is no meat on it but they continue to gnaw away,” says former British ambassador to Syria in an interview with Finian Cunningham.

April 28, 2021
Lavrov Calls Out Perfidious Albion in EU Diplomat Spat

The British establishment likes to boast that they “punch above their weight” in terms of influence beyond their territorial size. It’s not hard to see how they manage such a feat. It’s called duplicity, intrigue, lies, and dividing and ruling.

April 27, 2021
Another Navalny Drama Fizzles Despite Hungry Western Media

The indulgence and fawning must have given Navalny a sense of impunity, reinforcing his megalomania and attention-seeking, Finian Cunningham writes.

April 22, 2021
As British Warships Deploy to Black Sea, Putin Warns of Red Lines

The British are being told that they cannot just sail their warships into the Black Sea and rattle their sabers in Russia’s face. Putin is telling the Brits and anyone else not to even think about getting that close.

April 21, 2021
Manifest Destiny? U.S. Immigration ‘Crisis’ a Bipartisan Toxic Legacy

Migration is here to stay regardless of fences or chicken coops used for vetting migrants as labor, and the corruption of gangsterism will continue to normalize itself with the U.S. corporatist state.

April 18, 2021
Escalate to Deescalate… Then Biden Takes Escalator Sideways

Washington must surely know that its escalations will be met with equal force from Russia and China, Finian Cunningham writes.

April 15, 2021
Australia Buries Afghan War Crimes, Toes U.S. Hostile Line on China

The issue of war crimes in Afghanistan renders the Australian government morally compromised in serving as America’s cheerleader, Finian Cunningham writes.

April 8, 2021
NATO Ending War in Ukraine Like Arsonist Putting Out Fire

The indulgence and interference in Ukraine by the Americans and their NATO allies has been criminally reckless and is leading to a slow, agonizing scorched-earth conflict. The arsonists need to leave. Or Russia will have to act.

March 30, 2021
Washington’s Hegemonic Ambitions Defy Multipolar Reality, Risking Catastrophic Conflict

The rapidly shifting international distribution of power creates problems that can only be resolved with real diplomacy. The great powers must recognize competing national interests, followed by efforts to reach compromises and find common solutions.

March 28, 2021
Stoltenberg Comes Clean on China ‘Opportunity’ for NATO

Forget about China, or Russia, being an alleged threat. They are in actual fact an “opportunity” for NATO and U.S. imperialism.