ICH Headlines 3 April 2017

3 April 2017 — Information Clearing House

Pentagon – and Daesh – Target Iran

By Pepe Escobar

As Orwellian as our times may be, this still ranks as a declaration of war.

US to Balkanize Syria Under Kurdish Pretext

By Marwa Osman

What we are watching is turning out to be traces of a plot against a government elected by the American people.

Al Qaeda Is Attacking Syrian Cities with US Weapons – but You Wouldn’t Know That from the Media

By Ben Norton

Rebranded Syrian al-Qaeda, Tahrir al-Sham, has been leading offensives in Hama and Damascus while mainstream media whitewash it.

U.S. Out of Korea

By David Swanson

My biggest concern is not the embarrassment of a U.S. public afraid of the tiny impoverished nation of North Korea.

The Real Russiagate: Obama’s Stasi State

By Michael Hudson and Paul Craig Roberts

What we are watching is turning out to be traces of a plot against a government elected by the American people.

“FBI’s Comey, not Russia, Tilted the Election Toward Trump:” Interview with Dennis Kucinich

By Mike Whitney

The Democrats are losing valuable time trying to blame the 2016 election results on Moscow.

ISIS is Obama’s Legacy: Strip Him of His Nobel

By Scott Stockdale

The “poorly kept secret” that the Obama administration helped create and then support ISIS, is slowly leaking out.

The Bloodstained Rise of Global Populism

By Alfred W. McCoy

A Political Movement’s Violent Pursuit of “Enemies”.

Bloomberg’s Hit Job on Venezuela – and Me

By Michael Hudson

No sovereign nation should be obliged to impose austerity on its population to pay foreign bondholders.

A Nation of the Walking Dead

By Chris Hedges

The United States consumes 80 percent of opioids used worldwide, and more than 33,000 died in this country in 2015 from opioid overdoses.