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Abby Martin: US Sanctions & Economic Gangsterism

Abby’s speech at the People’s Summit for Democracy, the progressive counter to Biden’s imperialist ‘Summit of the Americas’ on June 9 2022. 18 June 2022 | James Porteous…

Watch: Anti-War film ‘FTA’ with Sutherland, Fonda (Netflix)

The 1972 anti-war traveling show and film not only ‘took a stand against war,’ it was genuinely hilarious. Never has open rebellion been so invigorating. Or remain so…

Watch: Donbass (Documentary)

French film-maker Anne-Laure Bonnel travels to the Donbass region to bear witness to the deadly conflict. Viewer discretion is strongly advised. 01 June 2022 | James Porteous |…

The Pesky Twists and Turns of Proxy Wars

War is always hell, but even more so if you are ‘in charge’ of moving a multitude of chess pieces, all designed to work in your favour. by…

The last time Ukraine tried to join NATO

Ukraine’s NATO application is worth revisiting, and not just to ponder theoretical “what if” scenarios  04 September 2014 |Adam Taylor | The Washington Post Ukraine and an alleged Russian invasion…

Arrogance is the biggest barrier to peace in Ukraine

‘Success is often the necessary precursor to failure. America still has the best military but tends to field bad strategies that morph over time into political disasters’ Photo:…

Our Violence Begets Violence

“Put your sword back in its place,” Jesus said to him, “for all who draw the sword will die by the sword.” By James Porteous Photo: ©UNICEF/ Almahbashi….

UPDATE: Why We All Should Mark the Passing of Shireen Abu Akleh

The murder of Shireen Abu Akleh is a horrid, despicable snapshot of the relentless, manufactured violence that has become part of our daily lives. By James Porteous UPDATE:…

At War: US Passes Additional $40 Billion in Ukraine Aid

For a perspective, the entire Russian military budget for 2022 is thought to be $65.9USD Photo: Military aid, delivered as part of the United States’ security assistance to…

Where are NATO aircraft operating in Eastern Europe?

NATO says about 30 allied aircraft are in the air at any one time along the alliance’s eastern flank as the war in Ukraine continues. Photo: UK Typhoons…

Old men declare war. The youth must fight and die

‘Never let yourself be diverted by what you think could have beneficial social effects. Ask only and solely: “What are the facts?”  Bertrand Russell – By James Porteous…

Iraq, Libya, Syria, Yemen… And 24/7 Ukraine

‘Combined, the three networks — ABC, CBS, and NBC — devoted 562 minutes to the first full month of the war in Ukraine.’ The Price Of ‘Selective Inattention’…

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