Trump and his neo-cons have withdrawn from so many international organizations and agreements that his foreign policy has earned a shameful nickname: “the Withdrawal Doctrine.”
Ukraine’s provocation in the Azov Sea threatened to turn the frozen conflict between Ukraine and Russia into a hot war, with all the attendant consequences.
Honesty is no longer an operative American value, if it ever was. Eric Zuesse explains how and why Big Brother (the operation by the international-corporate billionaires) grips Americans’ minds to support foreign invasions
We were told that Donald Trump’s administration would put America and American interests first. But instead, those acting in his name tell us through their actions: “Get in line, peasants.”
It would have been impossible for Sherlock Holmes to break many cases today given the propensity of the powers-that-be to scream ‘conspiracy theory’ every time an explanation of an event surfaces that is at...
The take away from the failures of some leaders of the increasingly unfree world is that confidence in them, their governments and the systems that make up and support them is failing rapidly.
During the Cold War, the United States would be seen in every Indian Ocean littoral country competing with the Soviet Union and China for influence. Today, the competition exists but often without an American team.
When the UK and the US are deeply involved commercially with other countries, there is no question of sacrificing profit for a glow of moral satisfaction.