Lebanese Communist Party: How Saudi Efforts to Provoke War Were Stopped

The following article is based on an interview with Jana Nakhal, a leader in the Lebanese Communist Party. Joyce Chediac BEIRUT. Pictures of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri line the streets in every neighborhood of this city. The large somber portraits bear the Arabic hashtag “All of us are with you.” Just last week, Saad…

Understanding the Geopolitics of Terrorism

Twin attacks in Iran target parliament and shrine By Bill Van Auken The latest in a long series of bloody terrorist attacks attributed to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) unfolded in Iran early Wednesday with coordinated armed assaults on the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) and the mausoleum of the late supreme leader of…

Deep Politics: Iran-Contra, WACL and World War III

The following is an interview with Hugo Turner, a researcher with a passion for studying the covert operations of the 70’s and 80’s. We discussed his four part series on the history of the Iran-contra scandal. They can be found at his blog here: part I, part II, part III, part IV. Our Hidden History…