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Thank You, Jeb Bush!

June 18, 2015 // El Espectador - Colombia - Spanish

The good thing is that the correct narrative is now public. Because the worst part of all was the triumph of the false narrative, the dishonest version by Bush and his friends.

Cuba-US: And Now What?

June 16, 2015 // La Jornada - Mexico - Spanish

It’s a fair question, because after two years of dialogue — secret up until Dec. 17, and public from then on — there have been very favorable developments, if we compare them to the state of mutual hostility that colored relations between the two countries from January 1959 until that day last December. Just [Read more]

Lindsey Graham, a ‘Hawk’ in the Republican Campaign

June 6, 2015 // Le Monde - France - French

Having reached the age limit, Lindsey Graham announced on May 28 his departure from the U.S. Air Force Reserves, where he had obtained the rank of colonel. On June 1, the South Carolina senator declared his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the 2016 presidential election, counting on his years of service on [Read more]

Alone against Obama

May 28, 2015 // Die Zeit - Germany - German

Over the last 50 years, Hersh has built a network of informants, who deliver him a type of alternative reality to the one the White House presents. For the bin Laden story, he spoke to sources that he’s known since the seventies and eighties, he said. Can an experienced reporter like Seymour Hersh place too much belief in such an alternative reality? Can skepticism tip over into seeing conspiracy theories at every turn?

Police: Militarization and Excess

May 28, 2015 // La Jornada - Mexico - Spanish

The United States President Barack Obama imposed gun controls and banned the delivery of weapons and military equipment to local police authorities ...
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