Two Decades After 9/11 the Biggest Casualty is U.S. Empire

Two Decades After 9/11 the Biggest Casualty is U.S. Empire

The nefarious project ended in abysmal failure because of its innate criminality. “At the end of the 20th century, the United States bestrode the world like a colossus. We had no military or economic peers, and our ideological victory over the antagonists of liberal democracy seemed total. September 11 changed all this,” noted the Brookings…

The EU’s Shameless Complicity in Israel’s Crimes

The EU’s Shameless Complicity in Israel’s Crimes

Two months after Palestinians rose to defend al-Aqsa Mosque and contest the evictions in occupied East Jerusalem, the conflict barely registers on the world stage. Media coverage is sporadic and selective. It’s all quiet on the Western Front. No one in the EU council reminded Lapid of what Israel is doing actively to tear down Palestinian…

Rumsfeld’s Legacy of Torture in U.S. Imperialist History

Rumsfeld’s Legacy of Torture in U.S. Imperialist History

Accolades may continue to pour in for Rumsfeld, but history will continue to judge the ravages of U.S. imperialist violence. Fellow U.S. war criminals have eulogized the former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld upon news of his death. “A faithful steward of our armed forces,” former U.S. President George W Bush declared. “A period that brought…

Another Guterres Tenure Means Exploitation of the Palestinian Cause

Another Guterres Tenure Means Exploitation of the Palestinian Cause

For Guterres, who will most probably lead the UN for another five years, the two-state compromise remains the only avenue, albeit one that caters for Palestinian loss resulting in Israel’s territorial appropriation, Ramona Wadi writes. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has been selected by the Security Council for another term to lead the institution. Guterres,…