Ignore the propaganda. See the Middle East through clear eyes.
Trump risks a potentially catastrophic conflict with Russia, with jihadist rule in Syria the likely result of victory. This is madness.
It's off to war again based on a dubious story with little evidence. This time about a chemical weapon attack by the Syrian government.
Yesterday was a big day for those that value the truth in America. Like a first sprig of green in Spring, let's cherish it and hope it grows.
Summary: Trump has received much applause for bombing Syria. Republicans, Democrats, journalists, and geopolitical gurus all cheered. Here insightful defense analyst Chuck Spinney asks inconvenient questions about the lack of evidence and illogic of the "Assad did it" story. This is a follow-up to Before believing the new Syria sarin attack story, ask if the 2013 story was … Continue reading Chuck Spinney explains why both parties love the Syria poison gas story