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Volume 25, Number 199---Friday, July 19, 2019
Updated: 2 hours 42 min ago

A Howl for Blood in Iran While Americans Cheer US Bombers on July 4

Tue, 2019-07-09 04:01
The aerial parade of military aircraft was a chilling display of rampant killing machinery, write Medea Benjamin and Ann Wright. By Medea Benjamin and Ann Wright Common Dreams President Donald Trump’s order to the Pentagon to have an aerial parade…
Categories: America, Foreign Policy

RAY McGOVERN: Ex-FBI, CIA Officials Draw Withering Fire on Russiagate

Mon, 2019-07-08 21:38
The Deep State almost always wins. But if Attorney General Barr leans hard on Trump to unfetter investigators, all hell may break lose, because the evidence against those who took serious liberties with the law is staring them all in…
Categories: America, Foreign Policy

American Suicide & What Trump Isn’t Doing About It

Mon, 2019-07-08 11:00
It’s an epidemic with life-and-death significance for a pivotal portion of Trump’s base, but the president has paid no attention to the way it is afflicting U.S. civilians, writes Rajan Menon. By Rajan Melon We hear a lot about suicide when…
Categories: America, Foreign Policy