The unipolar moment is over and is not coming back, especially not with Donald Trump as president. And that is a good thing for the rest of the world.
The most corrupt parts of the US Government are usually in the military, because the entire Defense Department isn’t audited. It is instead financially an enormous dark hole, Eric Zuesse writes.
While the Reuters claims Iran is active in spreading disinformation online, the history of the agency’s reports about Iran shows the opposite. The latest of such reports is a false report about Iran’s missile program.
Many subjects are covered in Western media outlets with a single voice. Coverage of certain subjects are almost 100% false: Putin, Russia, Syria and Ukraine stand out.
The UN General Assembly should be a universal place where nations and aspirant nations can interact without pressure from the US, as host nation.
The tale of two New Year addresses tells you which nation has the real strength to prosper in the future.
“Hats off” to William M. Arkin for having the courage to remind his media bosses about the real purpose of journalism.
Trust should never be given; it should only be earned. Regarding what is public, trust is earned only rarely — and is never earned when that trust is in the major ‘news’-media.