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Obama Regime Trampling Free Press

AP's Washington Bureau Chief, a reporter who has been illegally spied upon by the Obama regime, has just given a talk about the ways the president is trampling press freedom.

Defense Authorization Act Has Destroyed America’s Bill of Rights

The US has become a totalitarian nation since the enactment of the NDAA by Congress and signed by President Obama.

UK's Liberal Guardian Becoming First Global Daily

If Americans complain they aren't getting the true story about foreign affairs, they're very likely right.

Manning “Apologizes”

Perhaps the most stunning aspect of the Bradley Manning trial was his apology yesterday to the court that, “I am sorry that my actions hurt people...

Laws To Penalize Drug Lord Being Turned On The Innocent

State “civil-forfeiture”(CF) laws aimed at drug kingpins are being twisted to confiscate the property of people “never charged with a crime,” The New Yorker magazine (August 12) asserts.

Pentagon Held Secret Meeting With Nuclear Industry 2003

U.S. corporations that reap billions from making nuclear weapons have “a direct voice” as to “their use and deployment,” a distinguished political scientist warns.

Ending Massacres At Home and Abroad

We are a nation that is not only starts wars around the world but which is at war with itself. That's a generality.

More Than 30 Top U.S. Officials Guilty of War Crimes

More than 30 top U.S. officials, including presidents G.W. Bush and Obama, are guilty of war crimes or crimes against peace and humanity “legally akin to those perpetrated by the former Nazi regime in Germany,” the distinguished American international law authority Francis Boyle charges.

POEM: Made in USA

From the national insane asylum From the factories of death Come the instruments of destruction To rob the living of their breath.

U.S. – U.K. Genocide Against Iraq 1990-2012

Approximately 3.3 million Iraqis, including 750,000 children, were “exterminated” by economic sanctions and/or illegal wars conducted by the U.S. and Great Britain between 1990 and 2012, an eminent international legal authority says.

The CIA, the KKK and the USA

By assigning covert action roles to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), it is as if the White House and Congress had legitimized the Ku Klux Klan to operate globally.

NATO Undermining The UN and Should Be Abolished – Former Assistant...

NATO is a “dangerous” instrument of American aggression that is undermining the United Nations and “must be abolished,” a former Assistant Secretary-General of the UN says.

GOP VP Candidate Ryan Pleaded for Obamacare

When it came to opening a new health center in his own congressional district, Republican Paul Ryan---yes, the same one who is denouncing Obamacare around the country---wrote to the Federal department of Health and Human Services begging for bucks.

NATO Expansion Held Threat To World Peace

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is undertaking a dangerous and provocative global expansion that threatens the peace of the world, a distinguished Canadian geopolitical analyst Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya writes in a new book.

U.S. Policies Contributed to Poverty in Latin America

The United States has worked across Latin America to enrich private clients at the expense of the pauperized masses, Professor of Sociology Emeritus James Petras of Binghamton University, N.Y., charges.

U.S. Favorite al-Maliki Persecuting His Enemies

Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s “harassment and persecution of anyone deemed a threat to himself or his party has dramatically reduced freedom throughout Iraq,” a noted journalist reports.

Hate Crimes Againts U.S. Muslims Are On The Rise, Magazine Says

Muslims may make up fewer than one percent of the U.S. population but they were nearly 13 percent of victims of religious-based hate crimes in 2010, “The Nation” magazine reports (July 2nd).

Former High U.S.Defense Official Warns Against Attacking Iran

“A unilateral preventive attack” on Iran by the United States would be viewed by many countries “as a breach of international law,” a former high American Defense Department official has warned his country.

Predictions in Chalmers Johnson

Few books of our time are proving to be as prophetic as Chalmers Johnson’s “The Sorrows of Empire,” published in 2004 by Henry Holt & Co. Its description of the impact of the Pentagon’s war machine on our civil liberties and economy today appears largely to be right on the mark.

Guantanamo’s Goon Squads Still Torturing Under Obama

Despite President Obama's pledge to end torture, the brutalization of Muslim prisoners at Guantanamo prison continues under his regime.

U.S. Today Display Typical Fascist Characteristics

"If there's any nation in the world that is well on the way to meriting the admittedly vague label of 'fascist,' surely it is the United States," political journalist Alexander Cockburn asserts.

Why An Ex-Marine Turns Pacifist

It’s been a long journey for Russell Brown, 65, from the days when he fought with the Fourth Marines in Viet Nam, to becoming one of the “Hancock 33” protesters against drone warfare.

Polls or No, Obama Could Crush Romney

If President Obama keeps drubbing Republican challenger Mitt Romney as he has this month, pollsters calling the election a toss-up may be in for a November surprise.

Drone Attacks: The Latest Aspect of Growing US “Shadow Warfare”

Although President Obama’s top counter-terrorism adviser says caution is exercised when making drone attacks, official U.S. announcements often state that suspects are killed.

U.S. And Israel More Likely To Attack Iran Than The Other...

Just looking at the facts, it appears far more likely that the U.S. will attack Iran again than Iran would attack the U.S. or Israel, America’s Middle East pawn. I say “again” because the U.S. has already an embarrassing record of aggression against Iran, so, if past is prologue, the U.S./Israeli alliance will strike Iran, not the other way around.

U.S. Should End Aid To Israel If Israel Attacks Iran

The U.S. should end all aid to Israel if it attacks Iran, former U.S. Senator James Abourezk says.

Pentagon Keeps Building Overseas Bases From Which It Can Menace The...

If the Iraq war is over and the Afghan war is winding down, what is prompting the remorseless expansion of the Pentagon's vast network of overseas military bases?

Tragic Slaying of Trevon Martin Should Be a Call to Action

The tragic killing of Trevon Martin in Sanford, Fla., has provoked national outrage and is also the subject of a Justice Department probe.

A Little Unfinished Business

If President Bush invaded Afghanistan and Iraq based on lies and deception, please explain why the U.S. is not responsible for repairing the horrific damage inflicted on those two countries and for paying reparations.

Obama Apologizes For Kandahar Massacre – But Not His Own Killings

How shall the world view the apology by President Obama for the massacre of 16 Afghan villagers allegedly by a lone U.S. serviceman in Kandahar Province when the President is himself personally responsible for the extra-judicial killing of hundreds of civilians by means of drone aircraft strikes whose crime he defends?

The Nation: Obama Moving U.S. Closer to a War With Iran

Although President Obama says “now is not the time for bluster” about Iran, his administration “has adopted a strategic approach that is moving the United States closer to war,” “The Nation” magazine warns in a March 26th editorial.

Assange: Pentagon Attempts to Stifle Reporting With Espionage Charges

The Pentagon is attempting to quash coverage of its activities by alleging that any reporter seeking classified information is collaborating with the source and guilty of conspiracy to commit espionage, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says.

Ron Paul Only Candidate To Warn of a Fascist Takeover in...

Republican Ron Paul is the only presidential candidate of either party to tell the truth that America is “slipping into a fascist system.”

Prisoners Filing Grievances Tossed In Solitary Confinement

There are nearly 25,000 inmates being held in solitary confinement in the U.S., some of them put there for filing grievances or lawsuits, “The Catholic Worker” reports.

Is America a Police State?

You know you live in a police state when the president allows the military to continuously harass a prisoner against whom no crime has been proven by interrupting him every five minutes of the day to ask him, “Are you okay?” and forces him to stand to attention naked at roll call.

What Role Did U.S. Play in 2010 Massacre in Jamaica?

To what extent, if any, did the U.S. Department of Homeland Security(DHS) participate in the slaughter of scores of Kingston, Jamaica’s, Tivoli Gardens residents on May 24th, 2010?

Americans Ignore NDAA At Their Peril

“I believe,” warned James Madison in a speech to the Virginia Convention on June 16, 1788, “there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.”

CIA Spy Conviction Gives Iran Chance To Boost Relations

Iran has a creative opportunity to slow the cycle of deteriorating relations with the U.S. by reconsidering the death sentence of a former Marine it just convicted as a CIA spy.

U.S. Obligated To Take Iran Dispute To International Arbitration

It may come as a surprise to Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum but the U.S. is obligated under international law to the peaceful resolution of its grievance against Iran.

Game Over For Planet If Keystone Pipeline Built

One of America’s foremost climate scientists says that if the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline is built to tap the tar sands of Alberta, Canada, the impact on the Earth’s climate will be devastating.