Twas the Day of Thanksgiving and All Trump Talked About Was the Taliban
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Twas the Day of Thanksgiving and All Trump Talked About Was the Taliban

Trump, as he’s proven himself prone to do, once again defied convention by talking about the Taliban of all things on Thanksgiving during a surprise visit to Afghanistan, though it wasn’t without good reason since he wanted to show the world that the US is back in the driver’s seat of the Afghan peace process…

Are We on the Path to War? – Middle East Heats Up While Viewers Watch the Impeachment
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Are We on the Path to War? – Middle East Heats Up While Viewers Watch the Impeachment

Americans and also much of the rest of the world have been watching or otherwise following the impeachment proceedings in Washington and not paying much attention to developments in the Middle East that could be setting the stage for a new war. It should surprise no one to learn that Washington has no actual policy…

If You Liked What We Did to the Middle East, You’ll LOVE What We’re About to Do to Latin America
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If You Liked What We Did to the Middle East, You’ll LOVE What We’re About to Do to Latin America

Latin America in the Crosshairs Latin America has been regarded as the exclusive stomping ground of US economic interests, US military, and US intelligence services for much of the 19th and 20th centuries, to the point that the US public has grown to view meddling in its neighbors’ domestic politics as some sort of birthright…

Britain’s Chief Rabbi Is Helping to Stoke Antisemitism against Corbyn
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Britain’s Chief Rabbi Is Helping to Stoke Antisemitism against Corbyn

Chief rabbi Ephraim Mirvis has not only misrepresented the known facts about Labour and its supposed antisemitism crisis. He has not only interfered in an overtly, politically partisan manner in the December 12 election campaign by suggesting that Jeremy Corbyn – against all evidence – is an antisemite. By speaking out as the voice of…

US Is Again Complicit in an Illegal Coup, This Time in Bolivia
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US Is Again Complicit in an Illegal Coup, This Time in Bolivia

Once again, the United States is complicit in an illegal coup d’état in Latin America, this time in Bolivia. On November 10, a right-wing, anti-Indigenous group seized power after the Bolivian military’s removal of President Evo Morales, who had declared victory in the October 20 presidential election. The United States’ fingerprints are all over the…