History

Washington knew a Japanese fleet was on its way to Pearl Harbor, but welcomed the attack since a Japanese aggression would make it possible to “sell” the war to an anti-war American public.
Britain’s air commander Arthur Harris was convinced that by “bombing Germany city by city”, would bring the war to a swift end. The bombings against densely populated areas often avoided armament hotspots, which served to lengthening the war.
John D. Rockefeller Jr. owned a controlling interest in Standard Oil, but the next largest stockholder was the German chemical company I. G. Farben, through which the firm sold $20 million worth of gasoline and lubricants to the Nazis.
The Christmas Truce of 1914 has become an enduring image of the triumph of man's spirit over adversity which should send a strong message to the architects of today's wars including Donald Trump, Theresa May, Emmanuel Macron and Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Unflattering Veneer of Trump’s Self-proclaimed Greatness By Kim Petersen, October 21, 2019
A Labour Government that Will Run Rail, Roads, Jobs, the NHS, Housing and Social Care with Responsible Care By Hans Stehling, October 21, 2019
Brexit: From Post-truth to Post-democracy By True Publica, October 21, 2019
Ms. Pumpkin Head for President: A Nightmare By Edward Curtin, October 21, 2019
Recipe for Disaster and The U.S. Military Industrial Empire By Philip A Farruggio, October 21, 2019
India Is Confused; Where Does It Go from Here? By Andre Vltchek, October 21, 2019
The Four A’s of American Policy Failure in Syria By Scott Ritter, October 21, 2019
Fifty Years Ago Today, US Soldiers Joined the Vietnam Moratorium Protests in Mass Numbers By Derek Seidman, October 21, 2019
Bolivia at the Crossroads: Choosing Between Continued Success or Handover to US Hegemony By Peter Koenig, October 21, 2019
Peter Handke Nobel Prize Uproar Overlooks Evidence of Flawed Srebrenica Conclusions By Stephen Karganovic, October 20, 2019
Vote on Johnson’s No-Brexit/Brexit Deal Delayed By Stephen Lendman, October 20, 2019
Stop Press: The Queen’s Screech: Britain, Spain and Other Illnesses By Dr. T. P. Wilkinson, October 20, 2019
US Interventions in Canada – A Brief History By Larry Romanoff, October 20, 2019
Donbass and Crimea: Ukrainian President Zelensky Juggles an Impossible Situation By Padraig McGrath, October 20, 2019
The Road to Damascus: How the Syria War Was Won By Pepe Escobar, October 20, 2019
Holocaust to Resistance, My Journey By Suzanne Berliner Weiss, October 20, 2019
Interference by Unnamed “Foreign Powers” in Canada’s Elections? The Invasion of “America’s Backyard” By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, October 19, 2019
Are We Witnessing the End of the United Kingdom as an Independent Nation State? By Julian Rose, October 19, 2019
“Greater Israel”: The Zionist Plan for the Middle East By Israel Shahak and Prof Michel Chossudovsky, October 19, 2019
Johnson Secures a Brexit Deal; but Does It Change Anything? By Johanna Ross, October 18, 2019
What is the Difference between Capitalism and Socialism? By Larry Romanoff, October 18, 2019
Democrat “Debate” Ignores War Crimes of the State By Kurt Nimmo, October 18, 2019
Serbia Is Surrendering to Greater Albania By Andrew Korybko, October 18, 2019
The Birth of a New English State? By Mike Wayne, October 18, 2019
The Brexit Catch 22. The Great Con By Robert Woodward, October 17, 2019
Russia-Africa Summit: The Roadmap to Africa, Shift in Geopolitical Relations By Kester Kenn Klomegah, October 17, 2019
History of America’s Labor Movement By Larry Romanoff, October 17, 2019
When Time Stands Still By Edward Curtin, October 17, 2019
United States and Venezuela: A Historical Background By Prof. James Petras, October 17, 2019
To Think or To Work? That Is the Question. Crisis of America’s Public Education System By John Klyczek, October 16, 2019
The African Swine Fever Outbreak, Devastating Impacts on Food Supply By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 16, 2019
Farage, the Brexit Party – and the Con-trick By True Publica, October 16, 2019
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Bretton Woods Institutions’ Neoliberal Over-reach Leaves Global Governance in the Gutter By Prof. Patrick Bond, October 16, 2019
Stable Ignoramus Trump: Kurds Didn’t Help US Win World War II By Kurt Nimmo, October 16, 2019
Scotland Edges Closer to Independence Amid Brexit Chaos By Johanna Ross, October 16, 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA): A Multi-Billion Dollar Colossus By Stephen Lendman, October 15, 2019
The Unspoken History of the Holy Roman Empire. Its Germanic Origins By Nauman Sadiq, October 15, 2019
Syria Has Restored 1554 Schools Completely Destroyed by NATO Sponsored Terrorists By Arabi Souri, October 15, 2019
Saudi Arabia Is Opening Its Doors: But What Will You See Once There? By Andre Vltchek, October 15, 2019
Russia and Africa Still Behind the Curtains By Kester Kenn Klomegah, October 15, 2019
Lessons from Ukraine: Shift Foreign Aid to U.S. Desperate Domestic Aid Programs By Dr. Barbara G. Ellis, October 15, 2019
Johnson’s Queen’s Speech – ‘Pre-election Propaganda’ It Can’t Deliver By True Publica, October 15, 2019
A Coalition of Support: Parliamentarians for Julian Assange By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 15, 2019
Return to Russia: Crimeans Tell the Real Story of the 2014 Referendum and Their Lives Since By Eva Bartlett, October 15, 2019
Interview with Legendary Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg Following His 89th Arrest for Resisting Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear War and Government Secrecy By Daniel Ellsberg and Dennis Bernstein, October 15, 2019
Nobel Laureate Peter Handke: A Man of Culture with a Straight Back By Enzo Pellegrin, October 15, 2019
Greece’s Reinvigorated Alliance with the US Is All About The Greek -Israel -Cypriot Pipeline By Andrew Korybko, October 14, 2019
Will the Democratic Party Exist after 2020 Election? By Renee Parsons, October 14, 2019
Ecuador – and the IMF’s Killing Spree By Peter Koenig, October 14, 2019
Culture and the Arts: Opera in Crisis, Can It be Made Relevant Again? By Caoimhghin Ó Croidheáin, October 14, 2019
The Last Moments of Indonesia as We Know It. Forest Fires, Collapsing Economy By Andre Vltchek, October 14, 2019
Lula Receives Human Rights Prize from Prison By Telesur, October 14, 2019
Human Violence: Pervasive Throughout Society. “Strategic Response” to End Violence By Robert J. Burrowes, October 13, 2019
The Switch from Comedy to Tragedy for Ukraine’s President Zelensky. Rapprochement with Putin? By Sergey Maidukov, October 13, 2019
The History of Hong Kong, Britain’s Colonial Legacy. Fast Forward to 2019 By Larry Romanoff, October 13, 2019
President Xi’s Trip to Nepal Will Unlock New Strategic Opportunities By Andrew Korybko, October 13, 2019
One Year after Khashoggi’s Brutal Murder: Business as Usual? By Medea Benjamin, October 13, 2019
At the Foot of Mammon. What is the Cold Truth. Remember the Illegal US Invasion of Iraq? By Philip A Farruggio, October 13, 2019
University Woes: Academics and Scholarship in Crisis. The Managerial Class Gets Uppity By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 13, 2019
China Will Shake the Whole World: About Farmers and Artificial Intelligence By Marc Vandepitte and Ng Sauw Tjhoi, October 11, 2019
Tulsi Gabbard and Rigged Elections By Kurt Nimmo, October 11, 2019
Some in Hong Kong Feel Frustrated, as Their City Is Losing to Mainland China By Andre Vltchek, October 11, 2019
China: Rise, Fall and Re-Emergence as a Global Power By Prof. James Petras, October 10, 2019
The Apotheosis of Emperors. Understanding the History of Empires in the 21st Century By Nino Pagliccia, October 10, 2019
Iran and the UN General Assembly: Mediation Efforts, Militant Threats, and Multilateral Cooperation By Andrew Korybko, October 10, 2019
Social and Political Chaos in Argentina: Flirting and Kissing Feet Will Not be Enough for President Macri to Win the Elections By Paul Antonopoulos, October 10, 2019
Egyptian Protests: A US-Fuelled “Arab Spring” Reboot? By Tony Cartalucci, October 10, 2019
Video: Disaster Capitalism on the Horizon? Trumponomics on the Eve of 2020 Presidential Election By South Front, October 10, 2019
Six Decades of Aggression Toward Cuba By Ronald Suárez Rivas, October 09, 2019
China-U.S. Relations: From Trade War to Hot War? By Dr. Leon Tressell, October 08, 2019
Can the US Starve Hezbollah of Funds? By Elijah J. Magnier, October 08, 2019
John Lennon vs. the Deep State: One Man Against the ‘Monster’ By John W. Whitehead, October 07, 2019
UK Brexit Crisis: Destructive Agenda Which Could Shape Britain for Decades to Come By Peter Oborne, October 07, 2019
The Real Venezuela: Dignified, Indivisible and Truthful By Nino Pagliccia, October 07, 2019
The Dem-CIA Impeachment. Remove Trump from the Oval Office By Renee Parsons, October 07, 2019
The Most Important Presidential Election Question (That No One Ever Asks!) By Brett Redmayne-Titley, October 07, 2019
Let’s Have a Financial Crisis: First, We Need a Central Bank By Larry Romanoff, October 07, 2019
US Hostility Toward North Korean Sovereign Independence. Why Talks Go Nowhere By Stephen Lendman, October 07, 2019
The Netherlands-Ukraine “Secret Agreement” Regarding the July 2014 Shoot Down of Malaysian Airlines MH17 By Eric Zuesse, October 06, 2019
Canadian Imperialism in Haiti in the Spotlight By Yves Engler, October 06, 2019