Hawkish Think Tanks Launch Offensive Against China's Alternative to Western “Development”

HAWKISH THINK TANKS LAUNCH OFFENSIVE AGAINST CHINA'S ALTERNATIVE TO WESTERN “DEVELOPMENT”

The second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation is about to open in Beijing. It will take place from 25th to 27th April,...

Venezuelan Opposition Reps Throw Temper Tantrums When Confronted About Lack of Legitimacy, Interventionist Plans at OAS

VENEZUELAN OPPOSITION REPS THROW TEMPER TANTRUMS WHEN CONFRONTED ABOUT LACK OF LEGITIMACY, INTERVENTIONIST PLANS AT OAS

Grayzone - On April 23, the Venezuelan lawyer and opposition activist Gustavo Tarre stood outside the Simon Bolivar room inside the...

 
 
 
More Gov't Hooks in Social Media: Facebook Hires Patriot Act Co-Author While Trump Jawbones Twitter CEO

MORE GOV'T HOOKS IN SOCIAL MEDIA: FACEBOOK HIRES PATRIOT ACT CO-AUTHOR WHILE TRUMP JAWBONES TWITTER CEO

The U.S. government-social media nexus appears to be tightening. Earlier this week, President Donald Trump held a closed-door meeting...

US & Its Afghan Trainees Now Killing More Civilians than the Taliban

US & ITS AFGHAN TRAINEES NOW KILLING MORE CIVILIANS THAN THE TALIBAN

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - For the first time in recorded history, the U.S. and the Afghan government, whose forces are trained by Americans,...

 
 
 

YEMENI MILITARY SUCCESSES MAY BOOST SECRET PEACE NEGOTIATIONS WITH SAUDIS

AL-BAYDA, YEMEN - For the past two weeks, Yemeni military forces loyal to the Houthis have been waging a fierce campaign to rid the...

Notre Dame of Gaza: Our Mosques and Churches are Also Burning

NOTRE DAME OF GAZA: OUR MOSQUES AND CHURCHES ARE ALSO BURNING

As the 300-foot spire of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris tragically came tumbling down on live television, my thoughts ventured to...

 
 
 

NORTH KOREA PLEADS FOR FOOD AID AS TRUMP SANCTIONS NOOSE TIGHTENS

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA - A leaked diplomatic memo reveals that the North Korean government is lobbying its allies for assistance in...

MINTCAST EPISODE 1: VENEZUELA, ECUADOR AND NETANYAHU

Whitney Webb and Alan MacLeod discuss this week's headlines, including Venezuela leaving the OAS, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's...

 
 
 

WITH US ON THE WARPATH, IRAN'S PRESS TV THE LATEST TARGET FOR GOOGLE'S POLITICAL CENSORSHIP

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA - Press TV - the Iranian government-funded TV news outlet - has been “shut down” on Google's platforms, including...

On Earth Day, Remembering the US Military's Toxic Legacy

ON EARTH DAY, REMEMBERING THE US MILITARY'S TOXIC LEGACY

Media outlets gave minimal attention to recent news that the U.S. Naval station in Virginia Beach spilled an estimated 94,000 gallons...

 
 
 

MODI DELIVERS IRONIC “PEACE DAY” MESSAGE NETANYAHU BORROWED FROM HITLER

SURENDRANAGAR, INDIA - As India's election season drags on and nears its conclusion, current Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has...

REDACTED'S KARAVANI AIMS HER WATER CANNON AT NESTLE AND ITS POLAND SPRING WATER FRAUD

POLAND SPRING, MAINE - Nestlé is facing a class-action lawsuit from consumers in eight states in New England, based on claims that...

 
 
 

BEFORE OUSTING ASSANGE, MORENO GOVERNMENT SPIED ON THE JOURNALIST FOR OVER A YEAR

LONDON - Like the proverbial “shot heard round the world,” the U.K.'s arrest and imprisonment of publisher and journalist Julian Assange...

THOUGHT POLICE: US, ISRAEL INCREASINGLY BANNING & DEPORTING IDEOLOGICAL ENEMIES

TEL AVIV/WASHINGTON - Israel and the U.S. are simultaneously stepping up repression in the form of travel restrictions against critics...

 
 
 

FORMER ISIS COMMANDERS REHABILITATED AS TRAFFIC COPS IN RAQQA SUBURBS UNDER US WATCH

EIN ISSA, SYRIA - Locals of Ein Issa, a Syrian town just north of the city of Raqqa are reportedly fed up with former ISIS members...

NEARLY 100,000 PENTAGON WHISTLEBLOWER COMPLAINTS HAVE BEEN SILENCED

I don't know if I'd have the nerve to be a whistleblower. I'd like to think I would. We all like to think we would, just like we all...

 
 
 

AMERICAN WARS ARE OFF THE CHARTS UNDER DONALD TRUMP

Here's a statement it might be hard to disagree with: American war is off the charts. Still, I'd like to explain - but I'm nervous...

WITH RUSSIA AND CHINA NOW IN ITS SIGHTS, US ARMY TO SPEND $50B ON NEW STUFF

U.S. Army top brass recently announced that they are briefing “top military commanders” about the construction of new weapons that...

 
 
 

WAR VERSUS PEACE: ISRAEL HAS DECIDED AND SO SHOULD WE

So, what have we learned from the Israeli legislative elections on April 9? A whole lot. To start with, don't let such references as...

CIA DOCS SHOWS UK, FRANCE AND WEST GERMANY WANTED TO BRING “OPERATION CONDOR” TO EUROPE

SANTIAGO, CHILE - A recently declassified CIA document has revealed that members of the intelligence agencies of France, the United...

 
 
 



NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

The move makes the former Oklahoma quarterback the only player ever to be a first-round selection in both the NFL and MLB drafts. Read more ...

NFL draft: Murray taken 1st, followed by Bosa and Williams

NFL draft: Murray taken 1st, followed by Bosa and Williams

The Arizona Cardinals led the NFL draft by selecting the Heisman Trophy winner. Read more ...

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

BOSTON - Charlie Coyle tied it in the final five minutes of regulation and scored again with 5:15 gone in overtime on Thursday night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: As Giants pass on Dwayne Haskins, Redskins turn up pressure...

NFL Draft 2019: As Giants pass on Dwayne Haskins, Redskins turn up pressure on Daniel Jones

The Giants made Daniel Jones the second quarterback selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, but the Redskins applied the pressure by taking Dwayne Haskins nine picks later. Read more ...

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

The New York Jets got their franchise quarterback last year, so the 2019 NFL draft will have a different focus. With their new jerseys, new coach and free-agent prizes, GM Mike... Read more ...

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

The Giants got their quarterback, just not the one everyone expected - at least with the sixth pick. GM Dave Gettleman passed on a number of pass-rushers and Ohio State star... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers coveted Nick Bosa and he is relishing getting on the field for his new team. Read more ...

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Latest on the NFL draft : Read more ...

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek has died the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. The eight-time NBA champion and an NBA finals MVP lost his long battle with Parkinson's... Read more ...

Lions go with tight end T.J. Hockenson at No. 8

Lions go with tight end T.J. Hockenson at No. 8

Hockenson is an all-around tight end with blocking skills, speed and savvy. Read more ...