(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, October 1, 2020 How USA and Turkey Plunder and Loot Syria with Impunity
While President Trump lashes out at rioting and looting in Portland and Kenosha, half way around the world, the USA and Turkey are plundering and looting Syria on a vastly greater scale with impunity and little publicity.
SHARE Thursday, June 25, 2020 Caesar Tries to Suffocate 17 Million Syrians
Since 2011, the US and allies have promoted, trained and supplied militants trying to bring about "regime change" in Damascus. Having failed in that effort, they have tried to strangle Syria economically. The goal has always been the same: to force Syria to change politically. This month, June 2020, the aggression reaches a new level with extreme sanctions known as the Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, June 8, 2020 SouthFront Is Censored under Cover of Pandemic
A major disinformation and censorship drive against SouthFront was recently launched. On April 30 the SouthFront Facebook account with about 100,000 subscribers was deleted without warning or notice.
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 22, 2019 NPR Mocks Cancer Survivor in Drumbeat of Syria Propaganda
It may be a new low in propaganda. National Public Radio (NPR) used the news that Syrian First Lady Asma Assad had overcome breast cancer to mock her and continue the information war against Syria. They interviewed a Human Rights Watch staffer named Lama Fakih who is an American from Michigan now based in Beirut.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, October 11, 2017 A Silenced Israeli Critic
Although the U.S. news media's fancies itself the world's "gold standard," it operates with stunning hypocrisy and huge blind spots, none bigger than its fawning coverage of Israel that ignores critics like Miko Peled, notes Rick Sterling.
(2 comments) SHARE Friday, March 17, 2017 The Trump/Obama "Leak War"
"Leaks" can be whistleblowers exposing government wrongdoing, but many actually are government agencies manipulating the public or punishing enemies, as is playing out in today's Trump/Obama "leak war," says Rick Sterling.
(3 comments) SHARE Sunday, January 1, 2017 The War Against Alternative Information
The U.S. government is creating a new $160 million bureaucracy to shut down information that doesn't conform to U.S. propaganda narratives, building on the strategy that sold the bloody Syrian "regime change" war, writes Rick Sterling.