At the geographic centre of Europe, Berlin is a microcosm of European history.
The October 16 issue of NY Review of Books has an article by Janine di Giovani titled “Why Assad and Russia Target the White Helmets”. The article exemplifies how western media promotes the White Helmets uncritically and attacks those who challenge the myth.
Fake news is as old as empire, maybe even older
A poem by Kay Channon
In order to meet the colossal challenges of the time, fundamental change to the socio-economic order is needed
Wall Street owns the country. That was the opening line of a fiery speech that populist leader Mary Ellen Lease delivered around 1890. Franklin Roosevelt said it again in a letter to Colonel House in 1933, and Sen. Dick Durbin was still saying it in 2009.