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“The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US?” Conference

“The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US?” Conference

My Catbird Seat December 18, 2014 0

Experts to Scrutinize Israel Lobby During April 10, 2015 Conference at National Press Club

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The United States of Torture

The United States of Torture

My Catbird Seat December 13, 2014 9

Want to abolish torture by US government agents? Then abolish the American empire

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CIA Cited Israeli Court Rulings to Justify Torture

CIA Cited Israeli Court Rulings to Justify Torture

My Catbird Seat December 11, 2014 0

The Agency’s lawyers used the rulings from Israel’s Supreme Court to construct a legal case to justify the illegal interrogation methods.

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Ukraine’s Made-in-USA Finance Minister

Ukraine’s Made-in-USA Finance Minister

My Catbird Seat December 8, 2014 1

The substantial U.S. government sum invested in Jaresko’s WNISEF-based equity fund also sheds new light on how it was possible for Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs Victoria Nuland to tally up U.S.

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Der Spiegel Tones Down Anti-Putin Hysteria

Der Spiegel Tones Down Anti-Putin Hysteria

My Catbird Seat December 3, 2014 1

Yet, while the major U.S. media has become one continuous conveyor belt of anti-Russian propaganda, Der Spiegel finally seems to have slowed down the assembly-line manufacturing of lies and exaggerations by offering its readers

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Possible Motives for Ousting Hagel

Possible Motives for Ousting Hagel

My Catbird Seat November 26, 2014 5

At the start of Barack Obama’s second term, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was seen as the best hope for standing up to the neocons, inside and outside the administration. Though Hagel proved to be

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Calling Sens. Mitchell, Daschle—Your “Bipartisan” Center Is In Funny Company

Calling Sens. Mitchell, Daschle—Your “Bipartisan” Center Is In Funny Company

My Catbird Seat November 25, 2014 2

Former Democratic Sens. George Mitchell and Tom Daschle co-founded the Bipartisan Policy Center(BPC), along with their former Republican colleagues and fellow former majority leaders, Sens. Howard Baker and Bob Dole back in 2007.

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Will the Iran Deal-Wreckers Prevail?

Will the Iran Deal-Wreckers Prevail?

My Catbird Seat November 24, 2014 3

Iran appears ready to sign an agreement tightly constraining its nuclear program in exchange for some sanctions relief, but neocons and other U.S. hardliners appear determined to wreck the deal

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Mass distraction: 2016 will be a female President, then we’ll get a gay President

Mass distraction: 2016 will be a female President, then we’ll get a gay President

My Catbird Seat November 19, 2014 1

How can the powers-that-be preselect the president, when the people vote every 4 years

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Russia’s Vulnerability to EU – US Sanctions and Military Encroachments

Russia’s Vulnerability to EU – US Sanctions and Military Encroachments

James Petras November 10, 2014 1

The question remains whether Putin will succeed in this historical mission or whether, out of fear and indecision, he will capitulate before the threats of a dangerous and decaying West

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What Happens In Gaza After The U.S. Elections?

What Happens In Gaza After The U.S. Elections?

Jim Wall November 3, 2014 3

When it comes to foreign policy it makes little difference which political party controls the Congress

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Ray McGovern Brutally Arrested at Entrance to David Petraeus speaking event

Ray McGovern Brutally Arrested at Entrance to David Petraeus speaking event

Stephen Lendman November 3, 2014 1

Ray McGovern was arrested while attempting to attend an event featuring former CIA head General David Petraeus, former right-wing Center for a New American Security president Lt. Col. John Nagl, and neocon foreign policy

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Ballots or Bullets:  Democracy and World Power

Ballots or Bullets: Democracy and World Power

James Petras October 31, 2014 3

We must degrade the empire to rebuild the republic. We must turn from intervening against democracy abroad to building a democratic welfare republic at home

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JFK: THE ZIONIST MANIFOLD COVER-UP

JFK: THE ZIONIST MANIFOLD COVER-UP

Laurent Guyenot October 26, 2014 17

To discover the deepest truth of the JFK assassination, one has to tear up not one, but many lies stacked on top of each other.

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Bolivia expels US ambassador Philip Goldberg

Bolivia expels US ambassador Philip Goldberg

My Catbird Seat October 24, 2014 4

I have no regrets - in fact, I am pleased to have expelled the US ambassador. Now, without a US ambassador, there is less conspiracy, and more political stability and social stability. Without the

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