NATO’s Worldwide Expansion in the Post-Cold World Era

NATO’s Worldwide Expansion in the Post-Cold World Era By Rick Rozoff One of the most significant developments of the post-Cold War era, and certainly the most ominous, is the transformation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), a military bloc created by the United States during the genesis of the Cold War in 1949, into one…

UN Silent on US – CIA – NATO Crimes: Long History of War, Coups, Color Revolutions and Genocide

Courtesy of  Stop NATO By Shenali Waduge UN silent on US – CIA – NATO crimes but goes after Third World nations and leaders The former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright in an interview in 1998 summed up exactly what the US thinks of the UN : “The UN plays a very important role. But…

A Massacre for a Moral Martyr: ‘Person’ versus ‘Population’ in Humanitarianized Afghanistan

By Maximilian Forte Massacred by “Good Intentions”? On April 7, 2013, the BBC reported this awful story, one of a long string of such NATO airstrikes on areas with civilian populations in Afghanistan: “Eleven children have been killed in a Nato air strike in eastern Afghanistan, officials and witnesses say. At least one woman was…

US Drones Over Africa

Drones Over Africa Farirai Machivenyika and Mabasa Sasa The US wants a drone base established in Africa to complement the activities of the 3 500 troops that it will deploy to the continent this year. The troops – to be deployed to 35 African countries ‑ will come from the 2nd Brigade’s Heavy Combat Team…

US Covert Actions in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia

Somalia’s parliamentarians meet for the first time in for two decades on August 20 2012. (AU-UN IST / Stuart Price) Chris Woods and Jack Serle Pakistan: August sees the highest number of CIA strikes in Pakistan since October 2011. A number of senior militants are killed along with at least two named civilians. Yemen: At…

Propaganda and Western Populations’ Complicity in Global Crimes

Daniel Renwick Additional Resource Material And Video Added By Libya 360° The 20th century was mired by the rise of propaganda, the further the wings of the public relations spread, the more the truth was veiled and human progress was undermined. Infitting with this was the move from modernity to post-modernity, where “grand narratives” and…