Rage to Impeach Trump for the Wrong Reasons

Rage to Impeach Trump for the Wrong Reasons by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) No president in US history was removed from office by impeachment. Under the Constitution’s Article II, Section 4, impeachment and conviction require proving “treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors.” The Constitution’s Article I, Section 2 empowers […]

US Threatens Sanctions on Nations Buying Russian S-400s

US Threatens Sanctions on Nations Buying Russian S-400s? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Turkey is in the eye of the storm, the rift between Washington and Ankara simmering. It’s all about President Erdogan’s ties with America’s main adversaries – Russia and Iran. He rejects US sanctions on both countries, intends maintaining […]

Dozens of Saudi Political Prisoners Await Death by Beheading

Dozens of Saudi Political Prisoners Await Death by Beheading by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Saudi Arabia is despotic family-owned oil-rich territory more than a legitimate country – the Arab world’s most ruthless regime. According to the European Saudi Organization for Human Rights (ESOHR), 51 political prisoners in the kingdom await beheadings, […]

Netanyahu Regime Imprisons Ahed Tamimi’s Brother Waed

Netanyahu Regime Imprisons Ahed Tamimi’s Brother Waed by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Netanyahu regime continues terrorizing Tamimi family members – collective punishment,   flagrantly violating international law, supported and encouraged by Washington, providing billions of dollars annually for Israel’s killing machine. The Netanyahu regime ruthlessly persecutes the entire Tamimi family […]

Jeremy Corbyn on Media Reform

Jeremy Corbyn on Media Reform by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The state of Western media is deplorable by any standard – operating as press agents for wealth, power and privilege, suppressing vital information dissenting from the official propaganda narrative. On Thursday, UK Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn called for “building a free […]

Censorship in America: The New Normal

Censorship in America: The New Normal by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Dark forces in America threaten speech, media, and academic freedoms.  Social media, Google, and other tech giants are complicit in a campaign to suppress content conflicting with the official narrative. What’s increasingly going on is the hallmark of totalitarian rule […]

Is Paying Hush Money to Trump’s Paramours a Criminal Offense?

Is Paying Hush Money to Trump’s Paramours a Criminal Offense? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Former US Federal Election Commission chairman Bradley Smith explained “almost anything a candidate does can be interpreted as intended to ‘influence an election,’ from buying a good watch to make sure he (or she) gets to […]

Trump an Illegitimate President?

Trump an Illegitimate President? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) There’s plenty about Trump to criticize – serious issues unaddressed in the mainstream.  WaPo resident neocon extremist Max Boot calling him illegitimate has no credibility. He lied claiming his “election (was) tainted by fraud” – for defeating media darling Hillary. No evidence […]

US Sanctions War on Russia Escalates

US Sanctions War on Russia Escalates by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Illegal US sanctions on Russia and other nations are imposed to wage war by other means. In 1996, the Vienna-based International Progress Organization blasted sanctions as “an illegitimate form of collective punishment of the weakest and poorest members of society, […]

US/UK Axis of Evil Against Russia

US/UK Axis of Evil Against Russia by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US, UK, NATO, Israel, and their partners in high crimes threaten everyone everywhere – a force for evil with nukes, threatening humanity like never before in world history. Is weaponized hysteria over Russia beyond the point of no return? […]

Elizabeth Warren’s Phony Populist Crusade

Elizabeth Warren’s Phony Populist Crusade by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The senator from Massachusetts is a con man Bernie Sanders clone with a gender difference. Both figures have 2020 presidential aspirations – why Warren introduced The Anti-Corruption and Public Integrity Act, a measure going nowhere, similar to Trump’s hollow swamp draining […]

Venezuela’s Earthquake: Natural or Engineered?

Venezuelan Earthquake: Natural or Engineered? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday at 5:31PM local time, a major earthquake struck northern Venezuela and the Caribbean – its epicenter in eastern Sucre state’s Cajigal de la Peninsula de Paria. The US Geological Survey called it a 7.3-magnitude quake. The Colombian Geological Service […]

Unjustifiably Slamming John Brennan’s Defrocking

Unjustifiably Slamming John Brennan’s Defrocking by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) A rogue’s gallery of former US intelligence community and other officials unjustifiably slammed Trump’s revocation of Brennan’s security clearance. DJT didn’t go far enough. He should have ordered the Justice Department to indict him for high crimes of war and against […]

The Atlantic Council’s Russophobic Rage

The Atlantic Council’s Russophobic Rage by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Atlantic Council (AC) is a neocon infested think tank involved in weaponizing Russophobic hysteria. Its board of directors and so-called “experts” include a rogue’s gallery of hawkish extremists, serving the interests of America’s military/industrial/security/media complex. In June, AC launched what […]

Pentagon Report Falsely Claims China Threatens America

Pentagon Report Falsely Claims China Threatens America by Stephen Lendman America threatens everyone – not China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, or other sovereign independent countries. The Pentagon is Washington’s instrument for waging endless wars of aggression on nations threatening no one. China supports world peace and stability, along with cooperative relations with other nations – […]

Russia Cyberattacking America’s Political Process?

Russia Cyberattacking America’s Political Process? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In the run-up to US November midterms, Russophobes infesting Washington, scoundrel media editorial boards, and corporate America are revving up false claims about Kremlin US election meddling. They never quit, Russia targeted as US public enemy No. One – for its […]