Why Europe hates Trump more than Iran


The dubious justification for that ill-fated foray is just one reason Europeans aren’t lining up to back the US this time, even with rhetoric. The main reason is simple distrust of Trump | Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images   By:Matthew Karnitching/Politico    BERLIN — Reckless, illegal, unhinged. When it comes to finding adjectives to describeContinue reading “Why Europe hates Trump more than Iran”

al jazeera: Soleimani is no anti-imperialist hero


Anti-war protesters gather near the White House to condemn the US air strike that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, in Washington, on January 4, 2020 [Reuters/Jan Wolfe] And Trump’s reckless decision to assassinate him will not result in “World War III” By: Malak Chabkoun/Al Jazeera Immediately after news broke of the assassination of IranianContinue reading “al jazeera: Soleimani is no anti-imperialist hero”

Donald Trump has blundered into a crisis of his own making with Iran


  ‘Donald Trump has consistently increased tensions and courted confrontation with Iran.’ Iranians burn a US flag in Tehran on Friday. Photograph: Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA By: Mohamad Bazzi/UK Guardian The Trump administration’s assassination on Thursday of General Qassem Suleimani could turn out to be its biggest foreign policy blunder. The killing could lead to a warContinue reading “Donald Trump has blundered into a crisis of his own making with Iran”

Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world.


Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world, Despite what you read and see on television. America and Americans haven’t lost our minds or our way.  We realize you are bombarded with negative sounds and images emanating from our great nation, leaving the impressionContinue reading “Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world.”

Arab states issue list of demands to end Qatar crisis


Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations ask Qatar to close Al Jazeera and scale down ties with Iran within 10 days.   From: Al Jazeera Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar have issued a list of demands to end the crisis, insisting that Qatar shut down the Al Jazeera networkContinue reading “Arab states issue list of demands to end Qatar crisis”

Iran’s media considers German female minister a man, sparking outrage over handshake


German minister welcomes anti-Israel and anti-US Iranian minister. Iranian Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar. (photo credit:REUTERS) Iran’s press and social media users blasted a handshake between Germany’s Minister for the Environment Barbara Hendricks and Iranian Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar on Thursday. The Iranian news outlet IRIB reported that Ebtekar shook a man’s hand while visiting herContinue reading “Iran’s media considers German female minister a man, sparking outrage over handshake”