Oliver Stone's Journey from Cold Warrior to America's Untold History
- The Real News Network
Oliver Stone Pt.1: I volunteered to fight in Vietnam and voted for Reagan; I started seeing through the lies and realized I had to start by understanding why we dropped the atomic bomb
Oliver Stone is a three-time Academy Award-winning director ...
Rock 'n' Roll: A Manifesto
- Jonathan L. Fischer
We were floating somewhere in the Florida Straits, and Ian Svenonius had a message for the kids.
“Muddy Waters once said, ‘The blues had a baby and they called it rock ’n’ roll.’ But he never explained the circumstances ...
The War Against Women
- Ann Jones
Recently, American newscasts have uncharacteristically devoted lots of time to African stories. Okay, one African story anyway. No, not French intervention in Mali. Nor the election in Kenya. Nor even the food crisis ...
Why USAmericans Must End USAmerica’s Self-Generating Wars
- Peter Dale Scott
The most urgent political challenge to the world today is how to prevent the so-called “pax Americana” from progressively degenerating, like the 19th-century so-called “pax Britannica” before it, into major global warfare. I say ...
The United States and al-Qaeda: Strange bedfellows?
- Hassan N. Gardezi حسنٌ كَرديزى
The United States itself finds it necessary to collude with the so called al-Qaeda enemy when it suits its purpose, as being witnessed in the case of Libya and Syria
There is a war raging in our times between a coalition of states led ...
Greece-Germany: who owes who?  London 1953: cancellation of the German debt
- Eric Toussaint
Since 2010, in the stronger countries of the eurozone most political leaders supported by mainstream media have flaunted their so-called generosity towards the Greek people and other weaker countries in the eurozone that are currently in the limelight ...
Why I Dislike Israel
- Philip Giraldi
"The Israeli government is a rogue regime by most international standards, engaging as it does in torture, arbitrary imprisonment, and continued occupation of territories seized by its military. Worse still, it has successfully manipulated ...
The Decline of Political Protest: Pussy Riot and Amnesty International
- Diana Johnstone
Once upon a time there was an organization called Amnesty International which was dedicated to defending prisoners of conscience all over the world. Its action was marked by two principles that contributed to its success: neutrality and discretion. ...
U.S. premature birth rate among world’s worst
- Ellen Catalinotto
Worldwide rates of premature births are increasing in both industrialized and poorer countries, with more than one out of 10 — or 15 million — babies born prematurely in 2010. More than 1 million of these infants will die in the first month ...
Veterans Say No to NATO
- Amy Goodman
Veterans of the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan are now challenging the occupation of Chicago.
This week, NATO, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, is holding the largest meeting in its 63-year history there. Protests and rallies will confront ...