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Julian Assange Shot Himself in the Foot with Solidarity (But I...

What does it mean to share in the struggles of another? Does Assange realize where his overlap with those targeted by imperialism lies?

You've Always Wanted a Dream Job at a Prestige News Outlet:...

Writer/Research Assistant(s) for WashingtonBabylon.com Location: Washington D.C. (some flexibility there) Pay: Unpaid but plenty of opportunities for bylines and real journalism. Plus editor-in-chief periodically picks up drink...

Douglas Valentine on the Ken Burns Vietnam documentary

Our friend and expert correspondent on the CIA, Douglas Valentine, recently appeared on Our Hidden History speaking about the new PBS documentary about the...

Back in the USSR: Yes, Democrats, there is a working class

There's really not much to say at the moment. At least I can't think of much after staring at my screen for the last...

Elizabeth Warren’s Political Theater

I admit I’m baffled by all the praise being heaped on Senator Elizabeth Warren for her comments to Well Fargo criminal mastermind and CEO,...

Six Questions for Anonymous, a former CIA counterintelligence officer who thinks...

We all now by now that Donald Trump is pretty nuts, but is he literally crazy and technically a narcissist? If so, does that...

Washington Babylon’s Launch a Global Success

So there are a lot of exciting developments here at Washington Babylon. We launched yesterday and Sydney Leather's delightful dismantling of Anthony Weiner was picked...

Lies, Public Opinion Surveys and Deep-Fried Butter: Why you should ignore...

Throughout the primary season, the polls were consistently off, sometimes significantly, in capturing the outcome of the primaries and caucuses.  This is important because...

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, aided by assorted Florida Loony Tunes, promotes regime...

Florida congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, you may recall, was forced to resign as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee when hacked documents showed she...

Thus Spoke Huttathustra

Steve Bannon (the Hutt) is one of the most fascinating creatures to walk the face of the earth. A shameless white nationalist, he describes...