Wayne Madsen

Investigative journalist, author and syndicated columnist. A member of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the National Press Club

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October 12, 2020
From Scientist-Politicians to an Anti-Science Demagogue: America’s Tragic Descent Into Madness

Trump has forever stained the disciplines of medicine, science, and technology with his clownish performance as a U.S. president, Wayne Madsen writes.

October 8, 2020
The Rebellious Emirate of the UAE: Ras al Khaimah

The UAE’s embrace of Israel does not enjoy universal support in the seven emirates that make up the oil-rich federation.

September 28, 2020
The Menace of Far-Right Historical Revisionism

Trump has no power over the fact that history will one day view him as the most vile, corrupt, and fascistic president of the United States, Wayne Madsen writes.

September 17, 2020
Trump’s Caudillismo Support Among Wealthy Latin American Expatriates

Many of the poorer immigrants to the United States from Latin America fled dictators in their native countries and the last thing they want is to see Trump proclaiming himself as president-for-life.

September 11, 2020
Why Does the Right-Wing Support Cross-Border Office Holders?

When it comes to appointing foreign citizens to high government posts, conservative governments are at the forefront of “global governance.”

September 4, 2020
A Silver Lining in the Rise of Neo-Fascism

The world must dial back to the days when fascists were humankind’s common enemy, Wayne Madsen writes.

August 23, 2020
Assaults on Postal Systems Are Attacks on National Sovereignty

The attack on the U.S. Postal Service by the Trump administration is, in effect, a peacetime attack on the national sovereignty of the United States.

August 13, 2020
CIA-Sponsored Propaganda Has Been Around for 75 Years

A major focus of the CIA from its very inception was the penetration of the news media, including the assignment of CIA agents to the newsrooms and editorial offices of America’s largest media operations

July 21, 2020
Pandemic and Hair Trigger Flash Points: an Explosive Situation

All the plans of nations large and small to prevent a repeat of the so-called Spanish flu of 1918, which ravaged the battlefield trenches of France, have largely proven ineffective.

July 14, 2020
Donald Trump’s Genocidal Acts Against Humanity

The domestic embargoing of health care supplies, along with the hobbling of federal health agencies represent individual criminal charges in an indictment of the Trump administration for carrying out “autogenocide” against the American people.