The Iraq disaster haunts America

iraqtoppledBy Eric Margolis

March 2013 the 10th anniversary of the Iraq War.

In October, 2002, I wrote a cover-story about Iraq for the first issue of American Conservative magazine, entitled “The March to Folly.” My article predicted the impending invasion … Read the rest

China, Germany press US to explain NSA-spying allegations

South China Morning PostChina on Monday joined calls for Washington to provide explanations following disclosures of National Security Agency (NSA) programmes, which collect millions of telephone records and track foreign internet activity on US networks.

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told reporters that … Read the rest

Snowden regards it as an “honor” to be called a traitor by Cheney

US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden said on Monday that he was honored to have been branded a traitor by former vice president Dick Cheney and other senior politicians.

“Being called a traitor by Dick Cheney is the highest honor you … Read the rest