Colin Powell Admits Existence of Israeli Nukes, But State Dept Stays Silent

Colin Powell Admits Existence of Israeli Nukes, But State Dept Stays Silent

Israel has 200 nuclear weapons “all targeted on Tehran,” so Iran would not dare use a bomb even if it could make one, former Secretary of State Colin Powell said in a 2015 email, which has surfaced this week as part of a hacking scandal. Unknown hackers have compromised Powell’s Gmail account, and the whistleblower…

How Israel Stole the Bomb

How Israel Stole the Bomb

In 1968, CIA Director Richard Helms was presented with a disturbing National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) stating that Israel had obtained atomic weapons, a dangerous development that occurred earlier than the CIA had anticipated. It was particularly dangerous because just the year before, the Six Day War had marked the beginning of open hostilities between the…

The American Empire is Playing a Dangerous Game with its Nuclear Weapons Arsenal

The American Empire is Playing a Dangerous Game with its Nuclear Weapons Arsenal

The Day After Nuclear Armageddon: Armchair Warriors, Chicken Hawks and the Colonization of Mars? Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives. I think we’re being run by maniacs for maniacal ends and I think I’m liable to be put away as insane for expressing that. That’s what’s insane about it. John Lennon The…

Clashes in Kashmir Risk Taking India-Pakistan Back to Brink of Nuclear War

Clashes in Kashmir Risk Taking India-Pakistan Back to Brink of Nuclear War

The long ignored suffering of the Kashmiri people carries with it the world’s greatest risk of full-scale nuclear war between two long-standing adversaries. Tensions have reemerged in the disputed territory of Kashmir, a Muslim-dominated region that has long been controlled by India, but whose population longs to be reunited with their brethren in Pakistan exacerbating longstanding tensions between the two nuclear powers. Ten…