Gareth Porter: Framing Iran for Khobar Towers — Who Benefits? Saudi Arabia & Zionist Israel

Gareth Porter

Gareth Porter

Who Bombed Khobar Towers? Anatomy of a Crooked Terrorism Investigation

  • The official Khobar Towers investigation led by FBI Director Louis Freeh was precooked to arrive at the outcome that had been politically determined by the White House.
  • The only evidence of Saudi Shi’a involvement in the bombing was from confessions obtained by torture by Saudi secret police.
  • The investigation ignored compelling evidence that Osama bin Laden’s al Qaeda – not Iran-supported Saudi Hezbollah” – planned and executed the bombing.

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Sep 2

Chuck Spinney: Time for a Real Grand Strategy?

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Chuck Spinney

Chuck Spinney

One Presidential Debate You Won’t Hear: Why It is Time to Adopt a Sensible Grand Strategy

America’s descent into a state of perpetual war ought to suggest it is time to rethink our approach to grand strategy. So, how do we define grand strategy?  More to the point of this essay, what considerations make up  a constructive grand strategy?  Read full article.

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Aug 31

Angela Borozna: Western Media on Russia — Selective, Negative, and Wrong?

Angela Borozna

Angela Borozna

The evolution of the West’s negative narrative about Russia

The news on Russia became consistently negative after 2000. Positive developments inside Russia, or news regarding Russia’s positive international involvements, were ignored while the negative news received immediate attention.

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Aug 28

Berto Jongman: Dutch Teen-Ager Produces Best Map of ISIS in Syria and Has Best Direct Human and Open Source Feeds

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Aug 21