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Trump’s American Empire

Posted on Feb 1, 2017

In this week’s episode of RT’s “On Contact,” Truthdig columnist and host Chris Hedges and investigative journalist Allan Nairn examine the future of the American empire under Trump.

Additionally, RT correspondent Anya Parampil looks …

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Jesus, Evangelicals, and American Empire

“Empire” by nature is gargantuan evil. There is none known to history that has not been such. Most American Evangelicals and conservative Roman Catholics amongst other religious instinctively oppose thinking the United States is precisely such an Empire. Billy Graham …

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“Born Again” in Deir Nidham: Against the Illegal Military Occupation, from a Black-American Prophetic Christian Perspective Jadaliyya

by Taurean J. Webb  (a FOSNA Board member)

Tactics of Racial Supremacy

photo above: A checkpoint in the Israeli Barrier in the West Bank, near Abu Dis. Photo taken by Justin McIntosh, uploaded via Wikimedia Commons

an excerpt:

There is

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Why Do So Many Americans Fear Muslims? Decades of Denial About America’s Role in the World.

Jon Schwarz
February 18 2017, 6:11 a.m.

photo above: During a memorial service in Baghdad, Iraqis gather around a bomb hole in the ceiling of the Al-Amariya shelter in 2003, where more than 400 people were killed in a U.S.-led …

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Empire’s Religion: Arundhati Roy Confronts the Tyranny of the Free Market

Published on Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Common Dreams

by Jake Johnson

photo above: ‘Whether she is writing of Kashmir or of the Palestinians, of American foreign policy or of terror in the Middle East, of environmental degradation or of …

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Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

September 26, 2014

by CHARLES R. LARSON

WN: There is someone of my acquaintance who rails against the US Black community for its violence of Black on Black, while almost completely downplaying police violence against Blacks. He also rails against

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Was America Great When It Burned Native American Babies? (Audio and Transcript) – Truthdig

Posted on Aug 5, 2016

Interview by Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer

“Benjamin Madley has changed the conversation on genocide and American Indians. After An American Genocide, it will no longer be possible to debate whether or not genocide

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1,516 mass shootings in 1,735 days: America’s gun crisis – in one chart

Monday 2 October 2017 

WN: In the introductory essay to my website, I write:
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Nuclear strategist Albert Wohlstetter described this longstanding [American] policy as a “delicate balance of terror (ibid, p. 27).” In short, any

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Exploring the Shadows of America’s Security State

Or How I Learned Not to Love Big Brother

By Alfred W. McCoy

[This piece has been adapted and expanded from the introduction to Alfred W. McCoy’s new book, In the Shadows of the American Century: The Rise and Read more →


The Demolition of U.S. Global Power

Donald Trump’s Road to Debacle in the Greater Middle East 

Tomgram: Alfred McCoy, Trumping the Empire
By Alfred W. McCoy

excerpts:

Trump’s Demolition Job

Despite

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