Peace for our time: Obama channels Chamberlain in Germany

Disembarking a British Airways plane on the tarmac at Heston Aerodrome on 30 September 1938, British Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain, waved a piece of paper in the air bearing the signature of Herr Hitler along with his own. Before the assembled crowd, Chamberlain read the contents of the letter to which the two leaders had inked…

Former Bush Official: Wars are for corporate interests

Written by Claire Bernish March 29, 2016 (ANTIMEDIA) United States — “I think Smedley Butler was onto something,” Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, former George W. Bush administration heavyweight, told Salon in an exclusive interview. Major General Smedley Butler earned the highest rank in the U.S. Marine Corps, accumulating numerous accolades as he helped lead the United States through…

Panama Papers: Exposing lifestyles of the rich & famous or western media’s new cold war?

Startling revelations last week as the story-of-the-year-so-far flashed across our TV screens, daily news sites, Twitter timelines and Facebook feeds. Hashtag PanamaPapers quickly trended across the social media multiverse and the world was dutifully outraged by the revelations exposed by what has been sensationally referred to as “the biggest data dump in history”. And the amazing…