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Terrorism for Profit

terrorism for profit

Donald Trump stands cluelessly at the edge of history, exemplifying everything wrong with the past, oh, 10,000 years or so. The necessity for fundamental change in humanity’s global organization is not only profound, but urgent. Trump’s latest outburst about North Korea’s nukes — threatening that country “with fire, fury, and frankly power the likes of which the world has never …

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The Rising Collateral of Civilian Deaths in Iraq and Syria

The Rising Collateral of Civilian Deaths in Iraq and Syria

In its war against ISIS, the Trump administration has escalated its military intervention in the Middle East from extermination to straight up annihilation. The ongoing effort of the United States to eradicate the ISIS by aggressively launching airstrikes against targets that include non-combatants is causing significant harm to civilians in Iraq and Syria. Estimates of civilian deaths from airstrikes range …

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US is world’s largest source of terrorism, not Iran

US is world’s largest source of terrorism not Iran

The United States is the world’s largest source of terrorism, not the Islamic Republic of Iran, according to Robert Fantina, an American writer and political analyst who is based in Ontario, Canada. Fantina, the author of Empire, Racism and Genocide: A History of US Foreign Policy, made the remarks in an interview with Press TV on Saturday when asked why …

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US threatens to replace UNHRC for Israel criticism

US threatens to replace UNHRC for Israel criticism

The United States has threatened to replace the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) unless the body stops criticizing Israel’s oppressive measures against Palestinians. “We are either going to reform this thing and make it reflect what it should be reflecting or we will withdraw our support for it,” US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told a House of Representatives’ …

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Half of immigrants arrested in US has no criminal record: Report

Half of immigrants arrested in US has no criminal record

A majority number of immigrants arrested across the United State during the early days of the administration of President Donald Trump, either has no criminal convictions or only committed traffic offenses, a new report says. At least 675 immigrants were arrested in February across the US in the days after Trump took office on January 20. About half of them …

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US upped military spending, Asian militarization accelerated in 2016: Report

US upped military spending Asian militarization accelerated in 2016

The United States has increased its military expenditure for the first time since 2010, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). Although U.S. spending remains 20 percent below its peak 5 years ago, it increased by 1.7 percent to $611 billion last year, according to SIPRI. The increase marks the reversal of a trend that saw the U.S. …

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US backs terrorists ‘to disrupt a country’: Jill Stein

US backs terrorists 'to disrupt a country': Jill Stein

Former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein has accused Washington of backing terrorist groups when it serves its interests. “In case you didn’t know, the United States funds and arms terrorist groups like Al-Qaeda and ISIS when it needs them to disrupt a country,” Stein wrote in her Twitter account on Sunday. Stein was a vocal critic of Washington’s policies …

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Donald Trump Has Fanned the Flames of Racism and Racial Violence: Rev. Graylan Hagler

Donald Trump Has Fanned the Flames of Racism and Racial Violence: Rev. Graylan Hagler

By Kourosh Ziabari The spike of violent extremism and ensuing complications in relations between the Muslim world and the United States have created serious social, ideological divisions globally, widening the gaps in an already polarized world. At the same time, the politicians whose demagoguery underpins their public appeal have found these splits useful for building up support and consolidating power. …

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Indian Thinkers: the division of Turkey is the next goal of the United States

Indian Thinkers: the division of Turkey is the next goal of the United States

In a conference on the evaluation of states sponsoring terrorism in West Asia, which was held in New Delhi at the invitation of Dr. Tasleem Ahmed Rahmani, participants debated about extremism and its adverse effects in the Muslim world. Political and academic figures notably Dr. Zafar Islam Khan, Abe Anu, Mojtaba Farouk, Qasim Rsoul and Dr. Tasnima Kausar, gave speeches …

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