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Meddling in the democratic political processes of another country

by on May 14, 2017

The Russian state may have hacked the computers of the Democratic party and released information which was harmful to the Democratic Presidential candidate.

The information [more…]

The problem with fundamentalism in the world today

by on April 19, 2017

In the run up to the Iraq war President Bush made a lot of speeches in which he denounced the "aggression" of Saddam Hussein. It [more…]

The concept of ‘truth’ for the Empire is not your concept of truth

by on April 15, 2017

The pattern is familiar and well-established.

A group of organisation who is 'on our side' (the US/West) produces some 'evidence' that paints whomever the State [more…]

Something fishy about claims about Syrian use of chemical weapons

by on April 7, 2017

Firstly; let's avoid getting drawn into the narrative that the Western war strategists want us to be drawn into.

Chemical weapons are nasty. They kill [more…]

First you must learn to smile as you kill

by on March 15, 2017

The UK hidden state fronted by people like Mr Boris Johnson and Michael Fallon may not be directly arming people who commit outright terrorist atrocities [more…]

The situation in Eastern Ukraine

by on March 10, 2017

The stand-off in Eastern Ukraine continues.

The militias continue to hold parts of Donetsk and Luhansk provinces. Russia continues to play some role in supporting [more…]