UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer Becomes One of Assange's Most Vocal Advocates

UN RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE NILS MELZER BECOMES ONE OF ASSANGE'S MOST VOCAL ADVOCATES

On May 9, UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer, visited WikiLeaks founder and journalist Julian Assange at Belmarsh Prison, where he...

Pentagon Has Emitted Over a Billion Metric Tons of Greenhouse Gases in Its War on Terror

PENTAGON HAS EMITTED OVER A BILLION METRIC TONS OF GREENHOUSE GASES IN ITS WAR ON TERROR

Shadowproof - The United States military has emitted over a billion metric tons of greenhouse gases since the beginning of the global...

 
 
 
Downing of US MQ-9 Drone Over Hodeida Shows Direct US Involvement in Yemeni War

DOWNING OF US MQ-9 DRONE OVER HODEIDA SHOWS DIRECT US INVOLVEMENT IN YEMENI WAR

HODEIDA, YEMEN - News that a U.S. government drone was shot down over Yemen's port city of Hodeida has provoked anger among local residents,...

Behind the Syrian Network for Human Rights: How an Opposition Front Group Became Western Media's Go-To Monitor

BEHIND THE SYRIAN NETWORK FOR HUMAN RIGHTS: HOW AN OPPOSITION FRONT GROUP BECAME WESTERN MEDIA'S GO-TO MONITOR

The Grayzone - The Syrian Network for Human Rights portrays itself as a neutral “monitor” of Syria's bloody war. In recent years, the...

 
 
 
If Iran Is Responsible for the Fuel Tanker Attacks in the Gulf of Oman , It Is Only a Reaction to Washington's Outrageous Conduct in the Middle East

IF IRAN IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FUEL TANKER ATTACKS IN THE GULF OF OMAN , IT IS ONLY A REACTION TO WASHINGTON'S OUTRAGEOUS CONDUCT IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Who is responsible for the recent attacks on the fuel tankers in the Gulf of Oman? Washington blames Iran, and has offered what it...

MINTCAST EPISODE 4: THE REAL MOTIVATION BEHIND RUSSIAGATE, THE GLOBAL WAR ON JOURNALISM A ALSO DISCUSSED IS THE U.S.' SECRETIVE MILITARY BASE IN THE CHAGOS ISLANDS. ATTENTION IS GIVENND THE HIDDEN FACE OF AMERICAN EMPIRE

MintCast hosts Alan MacLeod and Whitney Webb discuss the latest current events including how U.S. political reactions to Trump's Iran...

 
 
 

MIKE POMPEO HAS A HARD TIME KICKING OLD HABITS

“I was the CIA director. We lied, We Cheated, We Stole”. - Mike Pompeo It appears that Mike Pompeo has a hard time kicking his old...

POMPEO GULF OF OMAN NARRATIVE TORPEDOED BY VESSEL'S JAPANESE OWNER

WASHINGTON - Just a day before the Trump administration blamed Iran for an attack on two oil tankers connected to Japan in the Gulf...

 
 
 
Amid Sudan's Brutal Crackdown, Trump Admin Appoints Envoy Who Helped Worsen War in South Sudan

AMID SUDAN'S BRUTAL CRACKDOWN, TRUMP ADMIN APPOINTS ENVOY WHO HELPED WORSEN WAR IN SOUTH SUDAN

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Late Thursday evening, less than two weeks after murdering more than 100 civilian protesters, Sudan's ruling military...

American Gov't, NGOs Fuel and Fund Hong Kong Anti-Extradition Protests

AMERICAN GOV'T, NGOS FUEL AND FUND HONG KONG ANTI-EXTRADITION PROTESTS

HONG KONG - Protesters in Hong Kong attempted to storm the parliament on Tuesday in opposition to an amendment to the autonomous territory's...

 
 
 

ROBERT FISK: SUDAN PROTESTERS WERE RIGHT TO FEAR THE ARRIVAL OF SAUDI AND UAE MONEY

The Sudanese democracy demonstrators were the first to protest at Saudi Arabia's interference in their revolution. We all knew that...

American Gov't, NGOs Fuel and Fund Hong Kong Anti-Extradition Protests

AMERICAN GOV'T, NGOS FUEL AND FUND HONG KONG ANTI-EXTRADITION PROTESTS

HONG KONG - Protesters in Hong Kong attempted to storm the parliament on Tuesday in opposition to an amendment to the autonomous territory's...

 
 
 

THIS IS NOT JOURNALISM: UNIVISION WARPS REALITY TO PUSH US WAR AGENDA

MIAMI - Univision's Jorge Ramos, sometimes called the “Walter Cronkite of Latin America,” flagrantly lied about his interview with...

US Ambassador Quietly Delivers West Bank to Israel in NY Times Interview

US AMBASSADOR QUIETLY DELIVERS WEST BANK TO ISRAEL IN NY TIMES INTERVIEW

JERUSALEM, PALESTINE - In a highly provocative statement - one that was most likely well planned - United States Ambassador to Israel...

 
 
 

MEDIA PAINTS JIHADIST COMMANDER WHO PLEDGED ALLEGIANCE TO ISIS AS A SOCCER STAR WITH THE VOICE OF AN ANGEL

DAMASCUS, SYRIA - If you've read the headlines about the death of “Syrian activist” Abdel Basset al-Sarout, you probably think he was...

In the Western Media Narrative, SAA-Targeted Underground Bunkers and Terrorist-Run Prisons Become “Hospitals”

IN THE WESTERN MEDIA NARRATIVE, SAA-TARGETED UNDERGROUND BUNKERS AND TERRORIST-RUN PRISONS BECOME “HOSPITALS”

IDLIB PROVINCE, SYRIA - In recently liberated Qalaat Al Madiq - 500 meters from As Suqaylabiyah, a predominantly Christian town near...

 
 
 
For Fourth Year Saudi Barrages Bring Death and Loss to Yemeni Families on Eid

FOR FOURTH YEAR SAUDI BARRAGES BRING DEATH AND LOSS TO YEMENI FAMILIES ON EID

HODEIDA, YEMEN - “This is our Eid gift from Saudi Arabia,” a visitor to a private hospital in Hodeida told MintPress as he pulled back...

The Trust Project: Big Media and Silicon Valley's Weaponized Algorithms Silence Dissent

THE TRUST PROJECT: BIG MEDIA AND SILICON VALLEY'S WEAPONIZED ALGORITHMS SILENCE DISSENT

After the failure of Newsguard - the news rating system backed by a cadre of prominent neoconservative personalities - to gain traction...

 
 
 
As Suqaylabiyah: The Syrian Christian Town Near Idlib the West Has Never Heard Of

AS SUQAYLABIYAH: THE SYRIAN CHRISTIAN TOWN NEAR IDLIB THE WEST HAS NEVER HEARD OF

On the 12th of May, 2019, Jaish Al Izza - an armed affiliate of Hayat Tahrir Al Sham - an Al Qaeda rebrand that controls the majority...

The US is Waging a Quiet Scientific War Against Iran

THE US IS WAGING A QUIET SCIENTIFIC WAR AGAINST IRAN

Science diplomacy has long been recognized as one of the most powerful reconciliation tools and has a proven track record in building...

 
 
 



People in water at Myrtle Beach unaware of sharks lurking inches away

People in water at Myrtle Beach unaware of sharks lurking inches away

Terrifying photos show sharks just inches away from people standing in the water. Read more ...

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a...

Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a plastic bag, according to a new UN report on the Saudi journalist's murder

Jamal Khashoggi was most likely drugged and then suffocated with a plastic bag, a new UN investigation into his murder has found. The findings come from a report published on... Read more ...

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four people - three Russians and one Ukrainian - will face murder charges in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine in which 298 people were killed in... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Hope Hicks arrives for closed-door testimony before Congress

Hope Hicks arrives for closed-door testimony before Congress

Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks arrived on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to testify behind closed doors before the House Judiciary Committee. Hicks, once a... Read more ...

Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

The Trump administration on Wednesday issued its long-awaited replacement for former President Barack Obama's most ambitious climate change regulation, rolling back rules in an... Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg talks of need to 'reinforce trust' after officer-involved...

Pete Buttigieg talks of need to 'reinforce trust' after officer-involved shooting

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Wednesday addressed new police officers in the city as it grapples with the fallout of an officer-involved shooting over the weekend that... Read more ...

Five anchors sue NY1 for age and gender discrimination

Five anchors sue NY1 for age and gender discrimination

Five anchorwomen and reporters at NY1 say that the local news channel systematically shoved them aside to make room for younger faces while celebrating the long tenure of male... Read more ...

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

President Donald Trump raked in nearly $25 million in campaign contributions for his re-election effort in less than 24 hours, the chairwoman of the Republican National... Read more ...