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Julia Ward Howe was a humanist who cared about suffering people, a feminist, a social justice activist & suffragette, and it was because of her anti-war commitment that she wrote the famous “Mother’s Day Proclamation” 5 years after the Civil War, which resulted in 600,000 dead American soldiers
This story begins in the early 1900s. Gasoline-powered transportation, whether by private auto or mass transit, was on its way out. Electric automobiles were rapidly gaining ground over their gas-powered rivals. By 1900, nearly 40% of all US cars were electric...
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.
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.
Pompeo in Jerusalem: And the Walls Came Tumblin’ Down By Philip Giraldi, September 03, 2020
Lithuania Blocks the Development of Its Own Economy By Jonas Dringelis, September 03, 2020
How the Israel-UAE Deal Could Leave Jordan Out in the Cold By Dr. Nicolai Due-Gundersen, September 03, 2020
Putin Didn’t Fall for Lukashenko’s Claim that Poland Intends to Annex Belarus’ Grodno Region By Andrew Korybko, September 03, 2020
India Implodes Its Own New Silk Road By Pepe Escobar, September 03, 2020
Nigeria: The Politics of Ethnicity, Its Impact on Development and Biafra’s Quest for Self-Determination By Maazi Oluchi Ibe and Kester Kenn Klomegah, September 01, 2020
Are We Deliberately Trying To Provoke A Military Crisis With Russia? By Ted Galen Carpenter, September 01, 2020
How Pakistan’s Military Created Rift Between Imran Khan and Modi? By Nauman Sadiq, September 01, 2020
There’s a Problem with the Belarus Protest Movement: Svetlana Tikhanovskaya By Johanna Ross, September 01, 2020
China Retaliates Against US Entity List By Stephen Lendman, September 01, 2020
An American Journey: 1635 Arrival to 2020 U.S. Catastrophe By Richard C. Cook, September 01, 2020
KOVID-19: “Virus Terrorism” in Korea? How Powerful Is the “Virus Weapon”? Who Will Win? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, August 31, 2020
‘A Perpetual Motion Machine Of Killing’: Alleged Cover-Up of Civilians Murdered by UK Special Forces in Iraq and Afghanistan By Media Lens, August 31, 2020
US Elections 2020: Hillary Tells Jo Biden Don’t Concede if You Lose By Stephen Lendman, August 31, 2020
Video: The USA and Nicaragua Now: Brian Willson By S. Brian Willson and Tortilla Con Sal, August 31, 2020
Israel’s Characteristic Beirut Hypocrisy By Asa Winstanley, August 31, 2020
Trump’s Hotel in Vancouver Files for Bankruptcy By Tasnim News Agency, August 31, 2020
Video: Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Demo Berlin on August 29, 2020 By Energie Service Zentrale Mitte, August 31, 2020
Belarus Crisis Through the Lens of Ukraine By Dmitriy Kovalevich, August 28, 2020
Let’s Talk U.S. Foreign Policy: It Is the Root Cause of Many Evils By Philip Giraldi, August 27, 2020
Houthis’ War on Terror in Yemen By South Front, August 27, 2020
The Age of Disputed Presidencies – Is Democracy in Crisis? By Uriel Araujo, August 27, 2020
HBO’s ‘Welcome to Chechnya’ Is Latest Anti-Russian Cold War Propaganda By Max Parry, August 27, 2020
Argentina Wants to Recover the Falkland Islands By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, August 27, 2020
US Elections 2020 and the Corporate Media By Robert Fantina, August 26, 2020
Kamala Harris: The Archetypal Flawed U.S. Political Candidate By Adeyinka Makinde, August 26, 2020
Geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific Region: Strategic Cooperation between Indonesia and India By Uriel Araujo, August 26, 2020
Trump’s 50 Promises to be Broken By Stephen Lendman, August 26, 2020
Can the US Stop Russia from ‘Pulling a Crimea’ in Belarus? By Andrew Korybko, August 26, 2020
The CIA Democrats in the 2020 Elections. More Military-Intelligence and FBI Candidates By Patrick Martin, August 26, 2020
Alexey Navalny Poisoned? By Stephen Lendman, August 25, 2020
Newly Strengthened Albanian Political Power in North Macedonia Will Not Lead to a Greater Albania By Paul Antonopoulos, August 25, 2020
‘Unprecedented and Wrong’: Pompeo Slammed for Plans to Address GOP Convention from Jerusalem By Jessica Corbett, August 25, 2020
The DNC and the Politics of Betrayal. Political and Moral Bankruptcy of the Democratic Party By Black Alliance for Peace, August 25, 2020
Rashomon American Style. Truth Is Somewhere in Between By Philip Giraldi, August 25, 2020
Belarusian President Lukashenko Reelected by a 61.7% Majority. Reintegration into Russia? By Stephen Lendman, August 25, 2020
China: Everything Proceeding According to Plan, Complete Interruption of Relations with US? By Pepe Escobar, August 25, 2020
Lawsuit Claims Merck’s Gardasil Papilloma Virus Vaccine Caused Severe Injuries to Teen By Robin McCall and Dr. Gary G. Kohls, August 24, 2020
Did Lukashenko’s Gun Stunt Help or Harm His Image? By Andrew Korybko, August 24, 2020
重谈仁义和中国古代礼法 — 人性美的体现 作者 朱骤琴 By Jenn Zhu, August 24, 2020
“Comfortably Numb”: Opiods Have Overwhelmed Our Nation By Philip A Farruggio, August 24, 2020
Belarus and the Lessons from Sudan. Comparative Analysis of “Color Revolutions” By Kester Kenn Klomegah, August 24, 2020
President No More? US Moves to Ban Chinese Leader Xi Jinping’s Title By wionews.com, August 24, 2020
Despite Threats, the U.S. Will Not Sanction India over Its Relations with Russia By Paul Antonopoulos, August 24, 2020
“Chasing the Light” by Oliver Stone By Edward Curtin, August 24, 2020
Glitzy Convention Conceals Emerging One-Party Tyranny By Mike Whitney, August 24, 2020
Biden’s Speech Stirs Up Sense of Déjà Vu – Same Old Lies Disguised as New Promises, Little More than a Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing By Scott Ritter, August 24, 2020
Hymn for a Broken Empire: Republican National Security Officials for Biden By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 24, 2020
China and the Decline of US Power By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, August 24, 2020
Towards a US-China War? The Creation of a Global Totalitarian System, A “One World Government”? By F. William Engdahl, August 23, 2020
Senate Voting Record of Kamala Harris. Pro-Big Money, Pro-Israel, Pro-War Dem Foot Soldier By Stephen Lendman, August 23, 2020
NATO Poses a Threat to Belarus: Why Did Russia Reaffirm Its CSTO Support to Belarus but Not to Armenia? By Andrew Korybko, August 21, 2020
How Israel Wages War on Palestinian History By Jonathan Cook, August 21, 2020
Beware the US-Israel-UAE Strategic Agenda for the Arab Region By Rami G. Khouri, August 20, 2020
The CIA Versus the Kennedys By Jacob G. Hornberger, August 20, 2020
Planet in Crisis, Higher Values of Society Corrupted, The Expression of Moral and Ethical Values By Julian Rose, August 20, 2020
The Belarusian Labor Strike Movement Could Bring Down Lukashenko By Andrew Korybko, August 20, 2020
Memoir of a World Watcher: Diana Johnstone By Diana Johnstone and Bonnie Faulkner, August 20, 2020
From Empire Back to Republic? Toward the Restoration of the American Republic. Towards A National Anti-Imperialist Consensus? By Prof. Charles McKelvey, August 19, 2020
American Politics: Send in the Clowns for the Circus Is in Town By Edward Curtin, August 19, 2020
Lukashenko Just Hinted at a ‘Phased Leadership Transition’ in Belarus By Andrew Korybko, August 19, 2020
UK’s Lead Role in 1953 Iran Coup d’etat Exposed By Al-Jazeera, August 19, 2020
Keep It Real: “Circle in the Darkness: Memoirs of a World Watcher”. Review of Diana Johnstone’s Book By Rick Sterling, August 19, 2020
A Dismantled Post Office Destroys More than Mail Service By Prof. Patty Heyda, August 19, 2020
The Great Election Fraud: Will Our Freedoms Survive Another Election? By John W. Whitehead, August 19, 2020
Boris Johnson May Not Make It to Next Election, Expert Predicts By Jonathon Read, August 19, 2020
Spontaneous Lines: The Art of Rita Blitt. A Yes to Life, A Yes to the World… Art is Life By Prof. Sam Ben-Meir, August 18, 2020
‘Palestine Is a Red Line’, Morocco-Israel Relations, Netanyahu’s “Normalization” Machine? Moroccan Writers Boycott UAE, Israel By Tamba François Koundouno, August 18, 2020
Poland and Lithuania Are Escalating Events in Belarus as They Did with Maidan By Paul Antonopoulos, August 18, 2020
Trump’s Venezuela Regime Change Alliance Dwindles, but Trudeau Hangs On By Arnold August, August 18, 2020
Venezuela, and Trump’s Irrational Electoral Policy By Jorge Arreaza, August 18, 2020
US Firestorming of Tokyo Rivaled the Hiroshima Bombing By Shane Quinn, August 18, 2020
NATO War Crimes: NATO’s “Humanitarian” Bombings, the Balance Sheet of Destruction in Yugoslavia (1999) By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 17, 2020
“The World That I See Today”: Sanity, Her Son, and the Credulous By Jordan Henderson, August 17, 2020
History of Settler Colonialism in Palestine By Dr. Zuhair Sabbagh, August 17, 2020
Russian-Belarusian Relations: Back to Being Brothers? Crimea 2.0 Is Unlikely By Andrew Korybko, August 17, 2020
Needed: Indicators for Measuring Injustice and Societal Decay By Ralph Nader, August 17, 2020
Missionaries Gain Access to Amazon’s Indigenous Peoples, Despite Pandemic By Eduardo Campos Lima, August 17, 2020
Lebanon Devastated by Corruption, Economic Collapse, and Beirut Explosion By Stephen Lendman, August 17, 2020
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Evolution of US-Israel Relations During Trump Presidency By South Front, August 16, 2020