Russia Just Tipped The Balance Of Power In The Mediterranean
Military

Russia Just Tipped The Balance Of Power In The Mediterranean

The agreement provides Russia with permanent base rights in Syria capable for the first time of challenging US strategic dominance in the eastern Mediterranean. Though there has been remarkably little discussion of the subject in the Western media, Russia last week quietly acquired for the first time in its modern history a proper permanent base…

Russian Air Force Gets New Anti-Stealth Fighter Jets and Multi-Purpose Aircraft
Military

Russian Air Force Gets New Anti-Stealth Fighter Jets and Multi-Purpose Aircraft

The Russian Defense Ministry reports that since the beginning of the year the Russian Aerospace Forces have received over 30 new advanced aircraft along with over 30,000 units of aircraft weapons. On Friday, the Russian Defense Ministry issued a statement regarding upgrades to the Russian Aerospace Forces fleet as Moscow looks to enhance its military to contend with an environment…

Seymour Hersh on White House Lies About bin Laden’s Death, Pakistan and the Syrian Civil War
Opinion

Seymour Hersh on White House Lies About bin Laden’s Death, Pakistan and the Syrian Civil War

What really happened on the night of Osama bin Laden’s death? In The Killing of Osama bin Laden, Seymour Hersh offers a compelling alternative version to the details that led to bin Laden’s death. He also investigates unproven assertions justifying the US’s thus far disastrous involvement in the Syrian civil war. Truthout recently interviewed Hersh…

America’s Humanitarian War against the World
Opinion

America’s Humanitarian War against the World

Historically, science has supported the development of the weapons industry and the war economy. “Science for Peace” indelibly requires reversing the logic whereby commissioned  scientific endeavors are directed towards supporting what President Eisenhower called “The Military Industrial Complex”. What is consequently required is a massive redirection of science and technology towards the pursuit of broad…