Netanyahu Declares War on Palestine


He's a world class thug. He represents the worst of rogue state leadership. He exceeds Sharonian evil. Why Israelis put up with him they'll have to explain. By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § He's militantly racist. He deplores peace. He thrives on violence and instability. He blames Palestinians … [Read more...]

American Unlimited Imperialism: Now Ukraine


It is the Unlimited Imperialists along the lines of Alexander, Rome, Napoleon and Hitler who are now in charge of conducting American foreign policy. By Francis Boyle - Sabbah Report § Historically, this latest eruption of American militarism at the start of the 21st Century is akin to that of … [Read more...]

AIPAC and Friends Explain Themselves


With a little help from the Gray Lady - The New York Times By Philip Giraldi - Sabbah Report § It is perhaps a sign of the weakening of the Israel Lobby after three significant defeats over the Chuck Hagel confirmation, bombing Syria and imposing new sanctions on Iran that the American Israel Public … [Read more...]

The ever-shifting borders in the Middle East


A lot of Lebanese, born into the Ottoman Empire, therefore woke up one morning and found they were no longer Lebanese — but Palestinian. And when the Israelis arrived in Galilee and did a spot of ethnic cleansing some of these former Lebanese — but now Palestinian — folk were murdered By Robert Fisk - … [Read more...]

Israel: Nuclear Hypocrisy


By Gwynne Dyer - Sabbah Report When Mordechai Vanunu, a humble Israeli technician who worked for years at Israel's secret nuclear site at Dimona, spilled the beans about Israel's nuclear weapons in 1986, very bad things happened to him. He was lured from safety in England for an Italian holiday by a woman … [Read more...]

Old Testament Armed Forces

The negative effects of evangelical Christianity in the U.S. military

Religious zealotry runs rampant in the U.S. military,and among those wishing to deploy it. By Philip Giraldi - Sabbah Report The connection between America’s wars in the Middle East—and its wars more generally—with the more fundamentalist forms of Christianity in the United States is … [Read more...]

Prove What You Don’t Have


Prove that you don't have what I believe you have! That was an exact demand made on Saddam Hussein. He scoffed. That brought "shock and awe", and Saddam was hanged on the mother of all ropes. Prove that you don't have weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). The neocons sold the logic of that empty … [Read more...]

Washington Is Addicted To Lies

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Washington Is Addicted To Lies Debunking the "U.S. Government Assessment of the Syrian Government's Use of Chemical Weapons on August 21, 2013" The document entitled “U.S. Government Assessment of the Syrian Government’s Use of Chemical Weapons on August 21, 2013”, released in tandem with public … [Read more...]

Back Door To War


President Obama, in a speech on Aug. 31st, 2013, stated he will follow the Constitution and wait for Congressional approval before launching an attack on Syria. And he has dutifully sent this request to Congress. However, since Congress does not return from recess until September 9th, I am doubtful the … [Read more...]

Jamal Kanj: Megalomaniac vs monomaniacs in Syria


Syrian President Bashar Assad has a penchant for blaming outside conspirators for the troubles in Syria. While plausible, he is mistaken in linking public demands for political reform with presumed plots against his country. His pompous speech three weeks ago on a political resolution for the carnage in … [Read more...]

War and peace incompatible

Graphics by Don Nash at Skulzwerks

ISRAEL's wars on Gaza have not ceased since Palestinians exercised their free, democratic election in 2006. The relentless warfare has alternated between bloody and muted, but let's clarify some distortions. Contradictory to most Western media reporting, the current escalation was sparked by Israel's … [Read more...]

A defeat for Israel?


Netanyahu finally decided that it would be too costly for Israel in diplomatic and political terms to say "No" to Obama and many other leaders who insisted that Israel had to agree to a ceasefire. It's too soon to know whether the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas will be more than a sticking plaster to … [Read more...]

The Bigger They Are The Harder They Fall

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It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that Israel has just suffered a historic defeat. One only had to watch the international news coverage. BBC persisted in its typically awful reportage on the Israel-Palestine conflict during Israel’s latest rampage. Video link: … [Read more...]

And after the ceasefire


Oppression will resume, the land-grab will continue, more rewards for Israel will flow... And it will be business as usual for Western leaders and their Zionist friends In 2009 when Israel's 22-day blitzkrieg was over, nearly 1,400 Palestinians had been wiped off the planet of whom four-fifths were … [Read more...]

The Latest Gaza Catastrophe: Will Israel Ever Learn?

Graphics by Don Nash at Skulzwerks

[This post is an updated version of an article published in the online English edition of Al Jazeera, 17 Nov 2012, taking account of some further developments in the new horrifying unfolding of violence in Gaza.] President Obama, upon his arrival today in Bangkok at the start of a state visit to several … [Read more...]

Gaza: Shifa Hospital Calls For Urgent Medical Supplies


Press Statement 21 November 2012 The Palestinian Ministry of Health condemns in the strongest terms the continued Israeli outrages against the citizenry of Gaza. The death toll since 14 November stands at 137, with 1200 injured. 42% of the dead are women, children, and elderly, who also make up 59% of … [Read more...]

How many children will Israel slaughter in Gaza…


...before world leaders deliver law and justice? Despite the piles of dead in Gaza and – for the second time in four years – the row upon row of charred and broken little bodies of children, Western leaders still shirk their duty and call on the two parties to restart the squalid, lopsided peace process … [Read more...]