The US is Bombing Libya Again. It’s a Too-Familiar Vicious Cycle

Force Reform in Saudi Arabia With a Thousand Cuts

John Kiriakou truthdig The final 28 pages of the 9/11 Commission Report finally were declassified on Friday. Despite mainstream media protestations that the information does not directly incriminate the Saudi government in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the...
The US is Bombing Libya Again. It’s a Too-Familiar Vicious Cycle

We Have Met the Alien and He Is Us

William J. Astore TomDispatch   Perhaps you’ve heard the expression: “We have met the enemy and he is us.” Cartoonist Walt Kelly’s famed possum, Pogo, first uttered that cry. In light of alien disaster movies like the recent sequelIndependence Day: Resurgence and...
The US is Bombing Libya Again. It’s a Too-Familiar Vicious Cycle

Don’t Move (Don’t F#%king Move)

Kathy Kelly Common Dreams Two major news stories here in the U.S., both chilling, point out how readily U.S. authorities will murder people based on race and the slightest possibility of a threat to those in places of power. On July 5th Baton Rouge police killed Anton...