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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.
These stories are not unique cases from a remote war. The same methods are constantly rinsed and repeated, the mentality in our ruling elites is the same, and the risk of a major conflict is as great today as in 1914.
“Activities of the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem”: Britain Says Releasing a 1941 Document About Palestine Might ‘Undermine Security’ By Tom Suarez, June 14, 2019
Military History, Beyond the 1939 Ribbentrop-Molotov Pact: Germany and the Geopolitical Balance of Power By Adeyinka Makinde, June 14, 2019
America’s Legacy of Regime Change By Stephen Kinzer, June 14, 2019
Brooklyn, Spring/Summer ’69: On Neighborhoods and the Vietnam War By Philip A Farruggio, June 14, 2019
The Unipolar Moment Is Over. The Xi – Putin Relationship By Pepe Escobar, June 14, 2019
Video: Bernie Sanders Defines His Vision for Democratic Socialism By Sen. Bernie Sanders, June 14, 2019
Brexit Trade Delusions Show Why Britain Needs to Confront Its History of Empire By Rahul Verma, June 13, 2019
US to Jail 1,400 Immigrant Children at WWII Japanese Internment Site By Eric London, June 13, 2019
Grenfell Tower Deaths: A Gross Failure of UK Government and Justice By Hans Stehling, June 13, 2019
Syrian Families Released from the Infamous Rukban Concentration Camp By Arabi Souri, June 13, 2019
A Russian-American-Israeli Meeting of National Security Advisors in Jerusalem: Syria and Iran on the Table By Elijah J. Magnier, June 12, 2019
Video: The Seven Biggest Failures of Trumponomics By Robert Reich, June 12, 2019
Russia-China: The Summit Which the Media Ignored By Manlio Dinucci, June 12, 2019
Here’s Why the US Has No Right to Interfere in Nicaragua By John Perry, June 11, 2019
Canada’s ‘Srebrenica Genocide Denial Law’: When Even the Truth Is No Defense By Stephen Karganovic, June 11, 2019
The Various Shades of Black… and Green By Philip A Farruggio, June 11, 2019
Global Elites, Crisis of Humanity and ‘Facing the Juggernaut’ By Michael Welch and Peter Phillips, June 11, 2019
The Omnipresent Surveillance State: Orwell’s 1984 Is No Longer Fiction By John W. Whitehead, June 11, 2019
The SCO Summit in Bishek, to Address US Threats, Geopolitics of the Region, Cooperation By Prof. Engr. Zamir Ahmed Awan, June 11, 2019
From Dollar Hegemony to Global Warming: Globalization, Glyphosate and Doctrines of Consent By Prof Denis Rancourt and Colin Todhunter, June 11, 2019
Homelessness and The Los Angeles “Disease Renaissance”: Typhoid and Typhus Make a Comeback By Sarah Cowgill, June 10, 2019
Haiti, the Silent Chaos! By Joël Léon, June 10, 2019
Sudan: Chaos Unleashed. Color Revolution By Andrew Korybko, June 10, 2019
What “Everyone Knows” About D-Day By Prof Susan Babbitt, June 10, 2019
Pakistan-Russia Relations: Upcoming Putin-Khan Meeting on Sidelines of SCO Summit By Andrew Korybko, June 09, 2019
The Solidarity and Unity of Venezuelans against U.S. Interventionism By Nino Pagliccia, June 09, 2019
The Danish Elections: Social Democracy with an “Inhumane Face” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 09, 2019
US Sanctions against Cuba. US Cruise Lines Begin to Withdraw. Sea Crossings to Cuba from the US are Declared “Illegal” By Bertha Mojena Milián, June 09, 2019
General Roméo Dallaire Denies the “Canadian Genocide” and Distorts Rwanda’s By Yves Engler, June 09, 2019
Israel’s Attack on The USS Liberty: An Act of War, A False Flag, A Gross Betrayal By Craig McKee, June 09, 2019
USS Liberty 1967: Israel Murdered U.S. Sailors and Tried to Sink Their Ship … A Failed False Flag Attack Against the U.S. By Washington's Blog, June 08, 2019
Why Do We Think We Own the Earth? By Lesley Docksey, June 08, 2019
An Israeli Double-Feature: 52nd Anniversary of Israel’s Attack on the USS Liberty By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, June 08, 2019
New Evidence Proves Israel Attacked USS Liberty With Orders to Kill 294 Americans By Aaron Nelson, June 08, 2019
Trump Reinvents The History of World War II, Honoring US Vets and Talking Peace While Waging War By Stephen Lendman, June 08, 2019
Who Rules the World? Bilderberg 2019 and the Global Power Elite By Michael Welch, Dan Dicks, and Peter Phillips, June 07, 2019
Profits über Alles! American Corporations and Hitler By Dr. Jacques R. Pauwels, June 07, 2019
Boeing Obama a Gold Watch and 346 Dead By Corporate Crime Reporter, June 07, 2019
Four Reasons the European Left Lost By Wolfgang Streeck, June 07, 2019
World Bank and IMF Support to US Sponsored Dictatorships By Eric Toussaint, June 07, 2019
D-Day Normandy Invasion after 75 Years. The Falsification of History By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, June 07, 2019
Reinterpreting History and Reality, Retrospective Exhibition of Simone Fattal, New York Museum of Modern Art PS1 By Barbara Nimri Aziz, June 07, 2019
Washington’s “Malicious Intent”: Trump and Son-in-Law Kushner’s “Deliberate” Ignorance of Palestinian History By Rima Najjar, June 07, 2019
“Greater Israel”: The Zionist Plan for the Middle East By Israel Shahak and Prof Michel Chossudovsky, June 06, 2019
Trump’s Visit to the United Kingdom: The “Special Relationship”, Post Brexit Future, Upholding “Western Civilization” … against Russia By Andrew Korybko, June 06, 2019
Tulsi Gabbard Pushes No War Agenda – and the Media Is Out to Kill Her Chances By Philip Giraldi, June 06, 2019
The US/UK “Special Relationship”: Anglo-American “Common Values and Shared Interests” Threaten World Peace? By Stephen Lendman, June 06, 2019
Islamophobia and the 2017 Quebec City Mosque Massacre: Motion M-153 Does Not Honour Mosque Victims By Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East, June 06, 2019
How the U.S. Navy Sold the Vietnam War By Gareth Porter, June 06, 2019
Snubs, Bumps and Donald Trump in Britain By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 06, 2019
Romanticism and Music: The Conversion of Music into a “Mass Narcotic” on a Global Scale By Caoimhghin Ó Croidheáin, June 06, 2019
Pentagon Nuclear War Plans: Fallout Would Have Wiped Out Many More Countries than Previously Estimated By Shane Quinn, June 06, 2019
Modern Apocalypse. The Human Condition By Jim Miles, June 06, 2019
The 75th Anniversary of the Allied D-Day Liberation of Nazi-Occupied Western Europe. A Civilizational Provocation, Russia was Not Invited By Andrew Korybko, June 05, 2019
The EU Votes and the CIA Wins Again By Aidan O’Brien, June 05, 2019
The US-China Trade War Can be Traced Back to the Failed Tiananmen Square Color Revolution By Andrew Korybko, June 05, 2019
“The Lesson of the Soviet Union Is that the Bureaucracy Chooses Capitalist Restoration” By Eric Toussaint and Wilder Pérez Varona, June 05, 2019
After the Fall of the Berlin War: Between Dystopia and Democratic Socialism By Andrew Jackson, June 05, 2019
Trudeau Government Squeezes Cuba By Yves Engler, June 05, 2019
From the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit to the G20: United Eurasia Stands, Divided It Falls? By Andrew Korybko, June 04, 2019
Video: “Plutocracy V: Subterranean Fire”. Capitalism and the Historical Trampling of the Working Class By Kim Petersen, June 04, 2019
A Second Israeli Election Proves Netanyahu’s Grip on Power Is Slipping By Jonathan Cook, June 04, 2019
Ancient Plants: Reflections on Palestinian Life from the Galilee Mountains By Hatim Kanaaneh, June 04, 2019
Scandalous Details of Trump’s ‘Deal of Century’ for Palestine By Press TV, June 03, 2019
Grenfell, Windrush and Skripal: Theresa May’s Tainted Tenure Finally Ends in Tears By Johanna Ross, June 03, 2019
Europe in Irreversible Decay, EU Elections Are Proof of It! By Andre Vltchek, June 03, 2019
Clean Hands, Dirty Hands… No Hands! By Philip A Farruggio, June 03, 2019
Brits to Protest Trump in London. 18 Anti-Trump Related Events. DJT to Meet Up with Queen Elizabeth II By Stephen Lendman, June 03, 2019
Trump, Netanyahu and Boris Johnson Would Cause Global Instability… War in the Middle East? By Hans Stehling, June 03, 2019
Britain: How Low Can the Tory Leadership Race Go – This Low? By True Publica, June 03, 2019
European Progressive Future? Failures of the Leftist Parties By Gal Kirn, June 03, 2019
“Extinction Rebellion”, “Green New Deal” and the “Rebranding of Global Capitalism” By Julian Rose, June 03, 2019
Mike Pence versus John F. Kennedy: Two Contrasting Commencement Addresses a Half Century Apart By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, June 03, 2019
Belt and Road, Consolidation of Russia-China Economic Relations: President Xi Jinping in Saint Petersburg By Andrew Korybko, June 03, 2019
Does Modi’s Re-Election Threaten India’s Muslims? Religion is Poisoning Indian Politics By Azaz Zaman, June 03, 2019
Benjamin Netanyahu: The Fugitive Crime Minister By Yossi Gurvitz, June 02, 2019
Do We Face a Global Food Disaster? By F. William Engdahl, June 02, 2019
8-10 Million Iranians Died over Great Famine Caused by British Empire (1917-1919), Documents Reveal By Sadegh Abbasi, June 02, 2019
“Manufacturing Dissent”: The Anti-globalization Movement is Funded by the Corporate Elites By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, June 01, 2019
“Fort Trump”: Permanent US Military Base in Poland By South Front, June 01, 2019