Guardian Op-Ed Calls for WWIII. Sure, Why Not?

Riley Waggaman | Russia Insider | 1 Feb 2015 Oxford professor Timothy Garton Ash seems keen on a very, very hot war. Okay, but who is going to fight it? Certainly not Timothy Garton Ash Since the beginning of time, television pundits and other serious thinkers have beckoned the young to die or lose limbs in…

‘Group-Thinking’ the World into a New War

Robert Parry | Consortium News | 30 Jan 2015 The armchair warriors of Official Washington are eager for a new war, this time with Russia over Ukraine, and they are operating from the same sort of mindless “group think” and hostility to dissent that proved so disastrous in Iraq, reports Robert Parry. If you wonder how…

Delusional America

Paul Craig Roberts | 31 Jan 2015 Robert Parry is one of my favorite columnists. He is truthful, has a sense of justice, and delivers a firm punch. He used to be a “mainstream journalist,” like me, but we were too truthful for them. They kicked us out. I can’t say Parry has always been…

Russian “Elite” Warns Of War With The U.S.

Miriam Elder | Buzzfeed | 23 Jan 2015 DAVOS, Switzerland — The head of a leading Kremlin-owned bank warned on Friday that further banking sanctions would lead Russia and the U.S. to the “brink of war.” Andrei Kostin, the head of VTB, reacted angrily when asked what the consequences would be if Russia were excluded…