WW3? the U.S. Threatens to Bomb Syria While Putin Promises to Retaliate

WW3? the U.S. Threatens to Bomb Syria While Putin Promises to Retaliate

According to Col Patrick Lang, Retired senior officer of US Military Intelligence and US Army Special Forces: “This is an August, 1914 moment.”

Washington’s Century-Long War on Russia

The American people need to look beyond the propaganda and try to grasp what’s really going on. Mike Whitney explains

Putin: The Man Who Stopped Washington’s Regime Change Rampage

Putin is not the ghoulish caricature the media makes him out to be nor does he hate America, that’s just more propaganda from the corporate echo-chamber

Did Trump Cut a Deal on the "Collusion" Charge?

Did Trump Cut a Deal on the “Collusion” Charge?

Mueller is not acting in his capacity as Special Counsel, he is acting in his role of deep state hatchet-man whose job is to gather scalps by any means necessary.

The Loser Dems

I worked in the Democratic party. I know that the people at the grassroots level are sincere, writes Mike Whitney. But that’s not true for the party leaders.

Trump’s Sinister Plan to Kill the Iranian “Nukes” Deal

Mike Whitney explains why it’s beginning to look as if Trump’s promise of a “non-interventionist foreign policy” was just another empty campaign slogan

John Brennan’s Police State USA

John Brennan’s Police State USA

It was decided to topple Saddam long-before we heard fake stories about mobile weapons labs and Niger uranium. Doesn’t the same rule apply here?

The Senate Intelligence Committee Finds No Evidence of Russian Hacking or Collusion

After “100 interviews, 250 hours of testimony, and 4000 transcript pages” there’s not the slightest hint of collusion. Why isn’t this front page news? Why haven’t the New York Times or Washington Post run this in their headlines?

Updated battlemap showing U.S.-backed troops nose-to-nose with Russian-backed Coalition forces. Click to enlarge

Washington’s Iron Curtain on the Euphrates

Moscow has already drawn its own conclusions about Washington’s role in General Asapov’s death. There will be retaliation, that much is certain

What the Media Isn’t Telling You About North Korea’s Missile Tests

The North is ready to deal. They want negotiations. They want to put this whole nightmare behind them. But Washington won’t let them

The Problem is Washington, Not North Korea

The Problem is Washington, Not North Korea

Mike Whitney on why America’s unwillingness to negotiate and its reluctance to provide basic security guarantees lies at the heart of problems with North Korea

Seth Rich, Craig Murray and the Sinister Stewards of the National Security State

Why is it a “conspiracy theory” to think that a disgruntled Democratic National Committee staffer gave WikiLeaks the DNC emails, but not a conspiracy theory to think the emails were provided by Russia?

The Russia Hacking Fiasco: No Evidence Required

The Russia Hacking Fiasco: No Evidence Required

There’s no proof that Russia hacked US elections, or that it colluded with members of the Trump campaign. Russia has just become the all-purpose punching bag

Putin’s New World Order

Putin’s New World Order

Mike Whitney examines some of Putin’s recent speeches to discover why he is so popular and why he presents such an obstacle for Washington

The Impending Clash Between the U.S. and Russia

The Russians aren’t going to let Syria become another Iraq. They’re not going to let that happen. There’s going to be a collision

Ending Syria’s Nightmare Will Take Pressure from Below

Mike Whitney explains that elements in the Trump administration plan to splinter Syria and establish a permanent garrison in the eastern part of the country

Stronger Economic Growth? Over My Dead Body, Says Janet Yellen

Stronger Economic Growth? Over My Dead Body, Says Janet Yellen

You’ve heard of pre-emptive war, haven’t you? Now we have pre-emptive attacks on inflation. Mike Whitney explains

Liberals Beware: Lie Down With Dogs, Get Up With Fleas

What really concerns me is the emerging alliance between the Dems, the agenda-driven media, the deep-state agencies, the all-powerful foreign policy establishment and the progressives that are desperate to get rid of Trump by hook or crook

Double Standards: Where Were the Liberal Protestors During Obama’s Wars?

The election of Donald Trump has sent millions onto the streets to protest. But where were these people when Obama was bombing wedding parties in Kandahar?

The Trump Speech That No One Heard

Donald Trump wants to fundamentally change U.S. foreign policy. The question, wrties Mike Whitney, is whether the deep state powerbrokers will allow him to