Tag Archives: U.S. and Israel

Will Shapira, Star Tribune: Letter of the Day (March 1): America’s leaders and war

They have their excuses, and they’re not afraid to use them. By Will Shapira StarTribune  Updated: February 28, 2014 – 5:48 PM Photo: Barrie Maguire • NewsArt The several wire stories in the Feb. 27 Star Tribune urging that the United States remain closely engaged in military affairs in Iraq and Afghanistan for one reason or […]

Ziabari Interviews Johnstone> Sanctions are a form of warfare used by the U.S. and allies

Sanctions are a form of warfare used by the U.S. and allies The Franco-American journalist Diana Johnstone muses over the evolution of Western policy. The ideals of the French Revolution were slowly replaced by a moral humanitarianism that makes it possible to switch from the defense of oppressed peoples to the apologia for colonization. At […]

Chris Hedges> Elites Will Make Gazans of Us All

Elites Will Make Gazans of Us All Illustration by Mr. Fish By Chris Hedges  Posted on Nov 19, 2012  truthdig.com Gaza is a window on our coming dystopia. The growing divide between the world’s elite and its miserable masses of humanity is maintained through spiraling violence. Many impoverished regions of the world, which have fallen off the economic cliff, […]