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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.
Corporations invest in the art of destruction. It is a lucrative trade. Nuclear war has become a multi-billion dollar undertaking, which fills the pockets of US defense contractors. What is at stake is the outright “privatization of nuclear war”. A 1.3 trillion nuclear weapons program launched under Obama, and approved under Trump is underway.
Colonization and Americanization of Hawaii: Replacing Hawaiian Culture By Kioni Dudley, Leon Siu, Poka Laenui, and Alfred de Zayas, August 21, 2019
The MH17 Malaysian Airlines Tragedy, Blamed on Russia. NGOs Say The Will Seek PM Mahathir Support to Prevent the MH17 Trial of Four Men By Ida Lim, August 21, 2019
Trump-Netanyahu: The Disgraceful President and the Contemptible Prime Minister By Prof. Alon Ben-Meir, August 21, 2019
Russiagate: The Miserable Truth By Barry Kissin, August 21, 2019
Brexit – or Not? Fearmongering. Masters of Manipulating Public Opinion By Peter Koenig, August 21, 2019
All Along the Watchtower: The Follies of History By Pepe Escobar, August 19, 2019
Saints, Sinners and Hypocrites By Philip A Farruggio, August 19, 2019
Malaysian Airlines MH17: Quest for Justice Continues By Askiah Adam, August 19, 2019
America’s Benevolent Bombing of Serbia By James Bovard, August 19, 2019
History of the Third Reich. Hitler and the Atomic Bomb By Shane Quinn, August 18, 2019
In this Thursday, June 11, 2015 photo, homeless people and their tents line a canal in Honolulu. Hours after a city crew cleared the banks of the canal, the homeless people that had been living there moved right back to the riverside, leaving some wondering whether the expense of taxpayer money was justified. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz)
Statehood Questioned at Hawaii’s 60th Anniversary By Kioni Dudley, Leon Siu, and Poka Laenui, August 16, 2019
Reflections on “Insanity”, “Societal Psychosis” and “Irrational Violence” in America By Jim Miles, August 16, 2019
The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Its Tragic Aftermath By Rossen Vassilev Jr., August 14, 2019
Paul Findley: A Man of Courage By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, August 14, 2019
How English Nationalist Boris Johnson Is Turning the UK into a “US Colony” By Henry McLeish, August 14, 2019
Irish Newspaper Calls for Union between Ireland, Wales and Scotland By Nation.Cymru, August 14, 2019
The Next Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Nuclear Weapons and US – Japan – China Relations By Gregory Kulacki, August 14, 2019
History: US-led Pressures on Japan Performed a Central Role Leading to Pearl Harbor By Shane Quinn, August 13, 2019
Obama’s Unending Wars – Fronting the Foreign Policy of the Permanent Warfare State By Jim Miles, August 13, 2019
Trump: A Modern-Day Herbert Hoover? Financial Plunge 2019 By Stephen Lendman, August 13, 2019
Hair-trigger Nuclear Alert over Kashmir By Eric Margolis, August 12, 2019
Britain: The Union Is Now All but Dead. The U.K. is Inevitably Breaking Up? By True Publica, August 12, 2019
Contrasting Development Experiences of the Arab World and East Asia By Prof. Ray Bush, August 12, 2019
Insulated from the Truth By Philip A Farruggio, August 11, 2019
Antisemitism: A Reminder and a Warning of the Appalling Crimes from Recent European History By Hans Stehling, August 11, 2019
Washington’s Utterly Failed Diplomacy By Strategic Culture Foundation, August 11, 2019
Chernobyl: A ‘Debt to the Truth’ By Susie Greaves, August 11, 2019
US Empire: The Reality of the “Greater United States” By Makia Freeman, August 09, 2019
Judiciary as Continuation of Warfare: How the West Uses Srebrenica to Implement Thought-crime Legislation By Hannes Hofbauer, August 09, 2019
A Cross Taken from a Nagasaki Cathedral after the Atomic Bombing Gets Returned 74 Years Later By Matt Field, August 09, 2019
US vs. China: A Clash of Civilizations? By Stephen Lendman, August 09, 2019
How Pervasive Is Saudi Penetration of Western Political Systems? By Padraig McGrath, August 09, 2019
Five Years After the Genocide, Yazidis Share Their Forgotten Stories and Demand Justice By Jesuit Refugee Service, August 08, 2019
Hong Kong, Kashmir: A Tale of Two Occupations By Pepe Escobar, August 08, 2019
Art and Defacement: Basquiat at the Guggenheim By Prof. Sam Ben-Meir, August 08, 2019
The Mexican Debt Crisis and the World Bank By Eric Toussaint, August 08, 2019
Why SAA Resumed the Military Operation against Al Qaeda to Clean Idlib By Arabi Souri, August 08, 2019
Assessing President Diaz-Canel’s Commitment to the Ideals of the Cuban Revolution By Dr. Birsen Filip, August 07, 2019
India’s Tryst with Destiny: Freedom Struggle from Exploitation and Degradation Is Global By Colin Todhunter, August 07, 2019
Hiroshima Unlearned: Time to Tell the Truth About US Relations with Russia By Alice Slater, August 07, 2019
Can the Progressive-“Conspiracy” Divide be Bridged? By John Kirby, August 07, 2019
Why Oliver Stone’s Latest Film on Ukraine Is Must-watch By Johanna Ross, August 07, 2019
U.K. Breakup? New Poll Sets the Scene for Scottish Independence Referendum By Johanna Ross, August 07, 2019
White Supremacy By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, August 06, 2019
The Real Reason America Used Nuclear Weapons Against Japan. It Was Not To End the War Or Save Lives. By Washington's Blog, August 06, 2019
From 2006 to 2019: After Failures in Syria, Iraq, Palestine and Yemen, War Is No Longer an Option for Israel By Elijah J. Magnier, August 06, 2019
Video: Disaster Capitalism on the Horizon? Trumponomics on the Eve of 2020 Presidential Election By South Front, August 06, 2019
Democracy Threat? Trump Demands ‘Realignment of British Politics’. The Americanization of Britain By True Publica, August 05, 2019
Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif Drives Trump to Insanity By M. K. Bhadrakumar, August 05, 2019
How Joe Biden’s Privatization Plans Helped Doom Latin America and Fuel the Migration Crisis By Max Blumenthal, August 05, 2019
Is There a Third Way in Libya? What can Break the Deadlock in Libya’s Civil War? By Richard Galustian, August 05, 2019
The Dangerous New US Consensus on China and the Future of US-China Relations By Prof. Mel Gurtov and Prof. Mark Selden, August 05, 2019
The Canaries that Sang “Things Suck” By Jack Tucker, August 04, 2019
Is the Endless Iraq Conflict Finally Over? By Rossen Vassilev Jr., August 04, 2019
The World Financial Order: An Instrument of the US Empire By Prof Michael Hudson and Michael Welch, August 04, 2019
Hiroshima: A “Military Base” according to President Harry Truman By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 03, 2019
Were the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki a War Crime and a Crime Against Humanity? By Rossen Vassilev Jr., August 03, 2019
“Greater Israel”: The Zionist Plan for the Middle East By Israel Shahak and Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 03, 2019
The Myth of a Racist Quebec By Nadia Alexan, August 02, 2019
The Rise of China and the Decline of American Power By Christopher Black, August 02, 2019
The Geopolitical Wrecking Ball Trump Regime. “MAGA Gone Mad” By Stephen Lendman, August 02, 2019
XXV Sao Paulo Forum Demonstrates that Venezuela Is Not Alone! By Alicia Jrapko, August 02, 2019
Defending Venezuela Is Defending Our America By Nino Pagliccia, August 02, 2019
A Brief History of the CIA’s Dirty War in South Sudan By Ryan Dawson, August 02, 2019
Foro de São Paolo: Venezuela Is Today the First Trench of the Anti-Imperialist Struggle By Arnold August, August 02, 2019
America’s Economic Collapse. Capitalism is a Plunder Mechanism By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, August 01, 2019
Romanticism and Literature: Serving Human Liberty? By Caoimhghin Ó Croidheáin, August 01, 2019
Bolsonaro’s Clearcut Populism.”The Barbarism has Begun” By Asad Ismi, August 01, 2019
States and Capitalist Society By Leo Panitch, July 31, 2019
The Rise of the American Gestapo: Has It Already Happened Here? By John W. Whitehead, July 31, 2019
Ukraine: Language-laws Are Not Purely Symbolic By Padraig McGrath, July 31, 2019
Killing Democracy: US Imperialism, Civil War and Genocide in Guatemala 1954-1996 By Edward B. Winslow, July 31, 2019
Return to the Discourse of the Cold War Era to Justify US Imperialist Aggression Against Cuba By Dr. Birsen Filip, July 31, 2019
Deer Caught in the Headlights By Philip A Farruggio, July 30, 2019
Media Propaganda Creates “Know-Nothing Americans”. Majority In Favor of War By Stephen Lendman, July 30, 2019
Iran’s 40-Year Old Financial Dispute with Britain. A Hostage for the Money By Faramarz Davar, July 30, 2019
“CapitalGate” Is the Problem, Not “RussiaGate”: The Imperial System of Global Capitalism is Under Threat By Frank Scott, July 29, 2019
Why Should Iran be Cherished and Defended? By Andre Vltchek, July 29, 2019
The Dragon Lays Out Its Road Map, Denies Seeking Hegemony. “China’s National Defense in the New Era” By Pepe Escobar, July 29, 2019
Iran Increases Economic and Political Collaboration with Latin American Allies By Sarah Abed, July 29, 2019