Fake News UN Report on North Korea and Syria

Fake News UN Report on North Korea and Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The UN under Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and most of his predecessors operates as Washington’s imperial ally – flagrantly violating its Charter principles. An unreleased world body report, shared with the NYT, irresponsibly suggested North Korea may be […]

World’s Leading Human Rights Abuser Blames Others for Its High Crimes

World’s Leading Human Rights Abuser Blames Others for Its High Crimes by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) History accurately explained doesn’t lie. No nation in world history harmed more people over a longer duration than America. Nazi Germany’s ruthlessness lasted 12 years, Stalinist Russia for 30 years, America from before the republic […]

Police State Supreme Court Ruling on Immigrants

Police State Supreme Court Ruling on Immigrants by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US Supreme Court is stacked with right-wing extremists – progressive voices for social justice entirely absent. The words “Equal Justice Under Law” adorn the High Court Building’s west facade. Facing east is the motto “Justice, the Guardian of […]

Israeli War on Ahed Tamimi and Family Members

Israel Waging War on Ahed Tamimi and Family Members by Stephen Lendman Ahed has been detained for over two months, military court injustice certain to order her imprisoned, likely for years – for the crime of wanting to live free from oppressive Israeli occupation. Pre-dawn on Tuesday, Israeli soldiers stormed Nabi Saleh village, arresting 19 […]

Farcical Ceasefire in Syria

Farcical Ceasefire in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Hegemons and their rogue allies don’t respect ceasefires, even after agreeing to them. Nor do their terrorist foot soldiers. Straightaway following adoption of Security Council Resolution 2401, calling for a 30-day ceasefire, excluding ISIS, al-Nusra and al-Qaeda, they breached it. According to […]

Netanyahu Named as Beneficiary in Telecom Bribery Case

Netanyahu Named as Beneficiary in Telecom Bribery Case by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Evidence keeps mounting against him. Will his dirty dealings be his undoing? Will be finally be held accountable for civil crimes? He remains unaccountable for high crimes of war and against humanity like his Western counterparts. He’s linked […]

Cult of War, Violence, Greed

Reading is the ability to cheat in life’s open book test.  Those who don’t use this ability will risk failing life’s challenges and become the victim of wicked traps set by those who lived before. America is a unique class of humans from any perspective, with the recent school shootings it seems a reminder is […]

US Intends Indefinite Illegal Occupation Occupation of Syrian and Iraqi Territory

US Intends Indefinite Illegal Occupation of Syrian and Iraqi Territory by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All US wars and related occupations are flagrantly illegal, Trump continuing what his predecessors began. Pentagon and State Department officials lied, claiming Washington needs no congressional or other authorization to maintain a military presence in Syria […]

Russia-Established Humanitarian Pause in Eastern Ghouta

Russia-Established Humanitarian Pause in Eastern Ghouta by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Monday, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu announced a daily five-hour humanitarian pause in Eastern Ghouta, beginning February 27. Syria agreed to observe it, including a humanitarian corridor linking Eastern Ghouta with Damascus – enforced by Russian military police and […]

Nation Magazine and Democracy Now Disinformation on Syria

Nation Magazine and Democracy Now Disinformation on Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The publication and broadcaster are part of the self-styled progressive left – its ranks far thinner than claimed. On key geopolitical issues, their progressivism is more pretense than real. Their funding sources expose them – gotten from George […]

Israel Threatens to Confiscate Christian Church Property

Israel Threatens to Confiscate Christian Church Property by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Property owned by the Church of the Holy Sepulchre is threatened. The church dates from the fourth century. Christians believe it’s where Jesus was crucified, buried, and resurrected.  It’s a major tourist and pilgrimage site – located in occupied […]

Russia Vetoes Anti-Iran SC Res. on Yemen

Russia Vetoes Anti-Iran SC Res. on Yemen by Stephen Lendman On Monday, a US-supported, UK-draft Security Council resolution falsely claimed Iran has been supplying Houthi fighters in Yemen with weapons. Illegal US/Saudi land, sea and air blockade of the country prevents most everything from entering the country except what they permit. Earlier Nikki Haley’s claims […]

Trump a Russian Conspirator or Sucker?

Trump a Russian Conspirator or Sucker? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)  NYT contributor Michelle Goldberg is part of the “cruise missile left,” ardent supporters of Washington’s imperial agenda, posing as progressives. Responsible editors wouldn’t touch her rubbish, irresponsibly saying Trump may be guilty of “Russian collusion” even if he “didn’t personally […]

Terrorists in Eastern Ghouta Breach Ceasefire, Syria Falsely Blamed

Terrorists in Eastern Ghouta Breach Ceasefire, Syria Falsely Blamed by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Security Council Resolution 2401 terms, calling for a 30-day ceasefire, exclude combat operations against ISIS, al-Nusra and al-Qaeda. All so-called “rebels” in Eastern Ghouta are US-supported terrorists. They’re holding countless thousands of Syrian civilians hostage as human […]

Undemocratic Dems’ Counter-Memo to What Nunes Released Lays an Egg

Undemocratic Dems’ Counter-Memo to What Nunes Released Lays an Egg by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Earlier I explained Devin Nunes’ four-page memo contained bombshell information. It revealed witch-hunt Russiagate FISA abuses, a FISA court warrant unjustifiably obtained – based on unverified rubbish in former MI6 spy Christopher Steele’s dodgy dossier on […]

Media War Falsely Blames Syria for Ceasefire Violations

Media War Falsely Blames Syria for Ceasefire Violations by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Anti-Syria propaganda continues relentlessly, blaming its forces for high crimes committed by Washington, its rogue allies and imperial foot soldiers. Before and after adoption of Security Council Resolution 2401 on Saturday, calling for a 30-day ceasefire so food, […]

Orwellian FCC Restoring Internet Freedom Order Published

Orwellian FCC Restoring Internet Freedom Order Published by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On February 22, the order was officially published in the Federal Register – the “Daily Journal of the United States Government.” The FCC’s so-called “Restoring Internet Freedom Order” repealed vital Net Neutrality digital democracy protections. Its war on a […]

Zero Possibility for Ceasefire in Syria

Zero Possibility for Ceasefire in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)  Following Saturday’s unanimous Security Council ceasefire in Syria vote, Russia expressed false hope for foreign supporters of anti-government terrorists to observe it, saying: “We expect that the foreign patrons of anti-government armed formations will finally fulfill their part ‘of the […]

Russia’s March Presidential Election

Russia’s March Presidential Election by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Scheduled for March 18, eight candidates seek Russia’s highest public office, including: Sergey Baburin (All-Russia National Union party) Pavel Grudinin (Communist Party)  Vladimir Zhirinovsky (Liberal Democratic Party)  Ksenia Sobchak (Civil Initiative party) Maxim Suraikin (Communists of Russia)  Boris Titov (Party of Growth)  […]

Israel Kills Palestinian for the Crime of Fishing

Israel Kills Palestinian Fisherman for the Crime of Fishing by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Gaza fishermen are repeatedly terrorized for fishing in Palestinian waters Israel considers off-limits. Numerous incidents occur regularly, including use of live fire against fishermen threatening no one – at times wounding or killing them. Days earlier, Israeli […]