COP27: How US Militarism Fuels the Climate Crisis

COP27: How US Militarism Fuels the Climate Crisis

Earlier this week, world leaders, activists, and civil society representatives began a marathon summit in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm El-Sheikh to discuss ways and means to save the planet.  But with tens of thousands of Egyptians, including the brilliant writer Alaa Abd el-Fattah, held as political prisoners in Egypt since 2013, the human rights…

U.S. Troops in Dispute With Their Terrorist Mercenaries in Syria

U.S. Troops in Dispute With Their Terrorist Mercenaries in Syria

The U.S. tax-payer-voter should be questioning why the U.S. partners with radical Islamic terrorists, Steven Sahiounie writes. The U.S.-employed terrorists, Maghawir al-Thawra (MaT), have turned against their partners, the U.S. Army, stationed at al-Tanf base in the eastern Syrian desert. On October 4, the terrorists, who are employed as mercenaries by the U.S. military, attempted…

Will U.S. Collapse Because Americans ‘Too Fat and Criminal’ to Defend Country?

Will U.S. Collapse Because Americans ‘Too Fat and Criminal’ to Defend Country?

How the U.S. military will find the man power to fill its ranksьis a herculean problem that promises to haunt army brass for many years. Recruitment numbers for the Army are at all-time lows as Americans are either too fat or criminal to defend the nation, an Army general warned. Does this spell impending disaster…

Fueling the Warfare State. America’s $1.4 Trillion “National Security” Budget Makes Us Ever Less Safe

Fueling the Warfare State. America’s $1.4 Trillion “National Security” Budget Makes Us Ever Less Safe

This March, when the Biden administration presented a staggering $813 billion proposal for “national defense,” it was hard to imagine a budget that could go significantly higher or be more generous to the denizens of the military-industrial complex. After all, that request represented far more than peak spending in the Korean or Vietnam War years, and…

Pentagon’s Biological Warfare Built on War Crimes of Fascist Japan and Nazi Germany

Pentagon’s Biological Warfare Built on War Crimes of Fascist Japan and Nazi Germany

Fort Detrick’s collusion with fascist Japan and Nazi Germany in the development of biological weapons of mass destruction is not some macabre relic of the distant past. Russia and China have lobbied the UN Security Council for an independent investigation into dozens of laboratories that were being run by the Pentagon in Ukraine up until…