Monday, 19 February , 2018

Trump

Trump’s Scheme to Carve Up Palestine | by Paul R. Pillar

December 7, 2017 Donald Trump never has given evidence that he has new, fresh, and promising ideas to achieve his declared objective of an Israeli-Palestinian...

Stiglitz: A cultural Genocide in Greece

Joseph Stiglitz discusses ‘value crisis’ at Davos, Greek crisis By NIKO EFSTATHIOU 05.02.2018 Joseph Stiglitz is a Davos veteran. The renowned economist and winner of the...

Abbas Tells Putin: ‘We Refuse to Cooperate With U.S. in Any...

In a meeting between the Palestinian and Russian presidents in Moscow, Putin assures Abbas that he has spoken with Trump, knows Palestinians want U.S....

With annexation gaffe, Netanyahu blunders into first real crisis with Trump

Not since blaming the mufti for the Holocaust has Netanyahu made such easily refutable claims, and the rare misstep suggests he may be letting...

Nuclear Doctrine: US Will No Longer Restrain Its Atomic Capability

07.02.2018 Washington's Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) 2018 is a double-edged doctrine, as it seeks to prevent North Korea from assertive actions, but could at the...

Ten Years After the Crisis, Banks Win Big in Trump’s Washington

Industry execs-turned-regulators are undoing Obama-era rules. By Robert Schmidt and Jesse Hamilton 9/2/2018 In early February, with the Treasury secretary testifying about wild gyrations in the stock...

The United States and South Korea now openly disagree on North...

By Josh Rogin February 8. 2018 SEOUL — The behind-the-scenes break between Washington and Seoul over North Korea has now spilled into public view. One...

Why Trump still threatens world peace

There hasn’t been a nuclear war in Korea and the Persian Gulf remains stable, but Donald Trump’s shoot-from-the-hip foreign policy could still bring about...

Trump considers “bloody nose” strike on North Korea

6 February 2018 The Trump administration, or a powerful military-intelligence faction within it, is pushing for a pre-emptive military strike on North Korea, in the...

The Opioid Epidemic in America – Killing One Million People

The Triumph of Capital (Creating a Domestic ‘Shithole’) By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya The link between capitalism and drugs reaches back to the middle...