Syria: Aleppo is Burning and Western Media is Silent

29th April 2016 By Eva Bartlett InGaza.Wordpress “Aleppo/Daraa: The death toll from terrorist attacks with rocket shells launched by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists on al-Zahraa town and residential areas in Aleppo city rose to 16 killed and 86 injured.” ~ SANA Two days ago, a friend in Aleppo messaged me: “Aleppo is burning. Numerous shells.” He…

Live from Geneva: UN Hypocrisy While WFP Drops Food for ISIS

Vanessa Beeley 21st Century Wire OpEd “The UN World Food Program (WFP) aids for the restricted Syrian civilians in Deir Ezzor city have landed mostly in ISIS controlled territories, a source in the city’s administration said Thursday.” A report in ALALAM states that WFP food drops have landed predominantly in ISIS held territory, despite UN claims…

HILARY CLINTON AND THE SYRIAN BLOODBATH

21st February 2016 Written by Jeffrey Sachs for Huffington Post   In the Milwaukee debate, Hillary Clinton took pride in her role in a recent UN Security Council resolution on a Syrian ceasefire: But I would add this. You know, the Security Council finally got around to adopting a resolution. At the core of that…

The Bloody Legacy of American Exceptionalism

10th February 2016 Written by Vanessa Beeley for the American Herald Tribune Exceptionalism: the condition of being different from the norm; also:  a theory expounding the exceptionalism especially of a nation or region. There are many theories surrounding the origin of American exceptionalism. The most popular in US folklore, being that it describes America’s unique character…

United States Empire.

“The greatest lesson I learned in Vietnam as an Army medic, is the absolute truth that the United States is the most evil government that has ever existed on the face of the earth. I learned this truth not from the academic world, not from talking to experts, etc… I learned this truth in a…