Palmyra Surprise: The US Just Moved ISIS from Iraq to Syria

Palmyra Surprise: The US Just Moved ISIS from Iraq to Syria

A 12 August 2012 U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency warning that the Obama Administration’s strategy might drive ISIS from Mosul in Iraq to Der Zor in Syria, is now being actually carried out as a plan instead of a warning — a plan to weaken and ultimately oust Syria’s non-sectarian President Bashar al-Assad and replace him with a…

US Government is Secretly Allied with America’s Enemies

US Government is Secretly Allied with America’s Enemies

[On the morning of December 11th, German Economic News headlines «Brutal Power Struggle in the U.S.: CIA Is Targeting Donald Trump» («Brutaler Machtkampf in den USA: CIA nimmt Donald Trump ins Visier»), and the following essay places that event honestly into its deeply relevant broader global and historical context, because the future of America, and of…

How India’s Right-Wing Government is Trying to Institutionalize Discrimination Against Muslim Migrants

How India’s Right-Wing Government is Trying to Institutionalize Discrimination Against Muslim Migrants

On the eve of the recently conducted elections in several states, an irregular decision was taken by the joint parliamentary committee (JPC) reviewing the Citizenship Amendment Bill of 2016, which is another clear effort of the far-right regime in New Delhi to redefine the contours of Indian citizenship. Rather brazenly trying to make a distinction between which…