Foreign Affairs

Vijay Prashad: ‘Tomorrow will be too late to do what we...

In 1992, Fidel Castro of Cuba went to Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) for the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development to announce, ‘Tomorrow...

Samantha Power: Monetizing regime change on the lecture circuit

Wouldn't you just know it, the godawful Samantha Power, the Obama administration's appalling UN ambassador, has recently hit the professional lecture circuit, where she bills...

Florida Bridge Builder Has Had Contract Problems in Panama

It turns out that Munilla Construction Management (MCM), builder of the Miami bridge that collapsed, also has a controversial record in Panama, though fortunately...

Will Mosul be Recaptured? Nope, just pre-election White House spin

For weeks press accounts have talked excitedly about an imminent attack on Mosul, which ISIS captured two years ago and is where Abu Bakr...

Why Hezbollah Might Just Be Our Best Bet for Middle East...

It's Lazy Saturday and I'm taking the day off before watching Miami kick the shit out of Clemson tonight, inshallah, so I'm just republishing...

Coming Soon: Seth Hettena’s New Book on RussiaGate

Seth Hettena and I have been disagreeing about RussiaGate since the outset, but I want to give a shout out to his new book,...

Michael Flynn's Turkey Problem: The op-ed industrial complex strikes again

"OK, I'm glad Hillary lost," I wrote on Facebook last week. "She and her sleazy little friends deserved to eat shit. There's still plenty...

Get Smart: Donald Trump Is Putin's Agent? Not so fast —...

Actually, neither of them are, obviously. Both Hillary and Donald are just conventionally corrupt, venal politicians with longstanding ties to Russia and so in...

The Life and Times of a South Vietnamese Special Police Officer,...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FtAVy7P1uJg] Nhuận’s dismay with Thiệu climaxed during the national elections of 1971, when Thiệu resorted to the same dirty tricks Kỳ tried to use...

Hopelessly Incompetent Media Can’t Find Clinton Foundation Quid Pro Quos: Here’s...

One of the major foreign donors to the Clinton Foundation is a Nigerian billionaire named Gilbert Chagoury, who’s best known for helping former dictator...