The Myth of the ‘War on Terrorism’

by Justin Raimondo, July 13, 2016   Remember “We’re fighting them over there so we don’t have to fight them over here”? That was the justification for the worldwide war on terrorism the Bush administration trumpeted in the early days… Continue Reading

The U.S. Middle East Killing Racket

by Jacob G. Hornberger March 11, 2016 Consider the following two headlines during the past three weeks: “U.S. Strike Kills ‘150 al-Shabaab Terrorists’ in Somalia” (March 7, The Telegraph) “49 Killed in U.S. Airstrike Targeting Terrorists in Libya” (February 20, CNN) The reason for… Continue Reading

A Conspiracy of Fear-Mongers

by Sheldon Richman, December 17, 2015 Over the weekend CNN breathlessly reported as “Breaking News” – it breathlessly reports everything as “Breaking News” – a new poll indicating that people are increasingly frightened about terrorism. The accompanying web story stated, “Terrorism… Continue Reading

Forget ISIS: Humanity Is at Stake

by Ramzy Baroud, November 28, 2015 I still remember that smug look on his face, followed by the matter-of-fact remarks that had western journalists laugh out loud. “I’m now going to show you a picture of the luckiest man in… Continue Reading