James Le Mesurier, the founder of the White Helmets, has died. He was found to have plummeted from a height to the street outside his home, and authorities are reportedly calling it a suicide.Le Mesurier has a history with British military intelligence and was fundamentally
It's important to avoid fake news, Russian media or conspiracy theorists. We must only trust those reputable news outlets who tell us that neoliberalism is working fine, that US foreign policy is perfectly sane, and that protests are only happening in Hong Kong and nowhere
President Trump reiterated to the press today that the United States is maintaining its military presence in Syria not to patrol the nation's border with Turkey, but to control its oil fields.“We’ve kept the oil," Trump said. "We’ve stayed back and kept the oil. Other
American activist Angela Davis once said, "In a racist society it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist.” Our responsibility to truth and justice isn't fulfilled by merely witnessing the perverse tendency in western society toward white supremacy without participating in it,
"Well you may throw your rock and hide your hand,
workin' in the dark against your fellow man.
But as sure as God made black and white
what's down in the dark will be brought to the light."
~ Johnny Cash/traditional, 'God's Gonna Cut You Down'The Grayzone has an
Things have gotten very strange, and they're going to keep getting stranger. Patterns are dissolving faster and faster, and the little emperors who've built their empires on those patterns are having to work harder and harder to hold it all together. Buckle up.It has been
Humanity was treated to an important lecture on peace at a recent event for the NIR School of the Heart by none other than Ellen Degeneres BFF and world-renowned peace expert George W Bush.“I don’t think the Iranians believe a peaceful Middle East is in
If you've been lying awake at night terrified that the Pentagon might not send additional troops and armaments to defend oil corporations in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, I've got some great news for you.In response to an attack on Saudi Aramco oil
Most human suffering is due to believed mental stories, from the psychological suffering of the individual to the large-scale suffering caused by international power structures who advance violence and oppression via propaganda. We must evolve a new relationship with narrative.Most people's lives are dominated by
Four months ago the satirical news site The Onion posted the headline, "John Bolton: ‘An Attack On Two Saudi Oil Tankers Is An Attack On All Americans’".I remember the post because it cracked me up a the time. Like many Onion headlines, the joke came from