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Mark Taliano is a Research Associate of the Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG) and the author of Voices from Syria, Global Research Publishers, 2017. Visit the author's website at https://www.marktaliano.net where this article was originally published.
(5 comments) SHARE Saturday, January 20, 2018 Imperial Disaster
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson recently announced that the U.S. occupation of Syria would continue until three conditions are met:
(5 comments) SHARE Thursday, July 14, 2016 Establishment Lies And Crimes Are Leading Us To The Unthinkable
The "Strategic Deterrent Coalition", a non-profit organization, with funding from war-profiteering companies such as Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Orbita AK, and BAE systems, is one such "circle". It aims to "educate" decision-makers and "build a consensus" in favour of the "pre-emptive"/first strike use of nuclear weapons.
(9 comments) SHARE Saturday, October 24, 2015 Cancer Capitalism
Cancer Capitalism, decoupled from production, wants to own everything, including life itself. It is an ideology detached from life coordinates, and toxic to humanity.
(11 comments) SHARE Friday, October 14, 2016 We Are Criminal Warmongers
The majority here loves Assad. He has never committed a crime against his own people. The chemical attack was staged by the terrorists helped by the USA and the UK, etc. Everyone knows that here.
(47 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 24, 2016 The "Left" and "Progressives" have been co-opted.
An effective form of suppression and control is the co-optation of the so-called "progressive left" in such a way that self-described "progressives" or "leftists" find themselves unwittingly supporting terrorism.
(5 comments) SHARE Saturday, April 2, 2016 Vassal State Canada
Canada is being colonized by a Washington-led, transnational oligarchy. As with any colony, we are losing our political and economic self-determination and sovereignty.
(7 comments) SHARE Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Syrian Civilization versus Western Barbarism
Consistent testimonies from Syrians, as well as well-documented, open-source Western sources, and historical memory, all serve to reinforce the accuracy of the aforementioned testimony.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, December 14, 2015 Canada's Band-Aid Approach To Refugees
On the one hand, NATO countries are enabling and supporting terrorism, while on the other, they are saving face, and hiding their criminality, by accepting refugees. From a public relations point of view, it works. But if NATO's intentions were humanitarian, it would stop supporting the terrorists.
(9 comments) SHARE Thursday, September 5, 2019 ISIS R Us. US-NATO Support ISIS and Al Qaeda Globally
U.S-led NATO and its allies support ISIS and al Qaeda globally. They supported al Qaeda to destroy Libya, they support al Qaeda/ISIS and their affiliates in Syria and in Iraq, and now evidence demonstrates that they are also supporting al Qaeda/ISIS in Yemen.
(25 comments) SHARE Thursday, March 22, 2018 Syrians Have Names and Faces
None of the allegations against Assad and the Syrian government withstand the scrutiny of independent investigations. None.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, October 6, 2016 Life in Syria, as Recounted by a Syrian
Stories from Syrians are conspicuously absent from mainstream propaganda stories. I asked Ammar about life in Syria, and this is what he wrote.
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, December 10, 2019 "The Victory of Syria over Global Terrorism Will Benefit Humanity": Vanessa Beeley on Syria War
Vanessa Beeley: It is important because in Syria the "humanitarian" hybrid war strategy of the Globalist powers in the so-called civilised "global north" is being exposed real time as Syria sweeps to a military victory against the heavily financed proxy invasion of their country, orchestrated by the US alliance that includes aligned Gulf States, Turkey and Israel.
(5 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Canada's Race To The Bottom
Canada's resource mismanagement contributes to its current political/economic dysfunction.
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, December 24, 2019 A Message from a Syrian to the People of the West
Life in Aleppo is quite far from calling it "safe" . Concerning the western part of Aleppo, everyday we get missiles originally from Aleppo countryside which is under the terrorists control. It is not easy to live under their mercy!
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Assad and Maduro are not "Brutal Dictators"
We are the ones imposing economic warfare, and regime change wars on non-belligerent countries. We are the ones supporting terrorists who impose the death penalty on hundreds of thousands with our weapons, our command and control, our mercenaries, our air support and our terror bombings.
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 24, 2017 Syria's Victories Represent a Window of Opportunity
Any leader of any country that refuses Washington's dictatorship is automatically demonized. Leaders are accused of "killing their own people" or worse. Real evidence is never required in the Orwellian era in which we live.
(10 comments) SHARE Saturday, March 28, 2020 Real Virus, Fake Shock
The coronavirus is real, but the shock is a fabrication.
The WHO proclaimed a "pandemic" prematurely, without sufficient evidence, no doubt influenced by "vested interests".
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Privatization Is The problem, Not The Solution
The shock of 9/11, and other events, such as Canada's Ottawa shooting, are being exploited to manipulate the masses into accepting aggressive warfare and predatory economic models, both of which are creating globalized war and poverty, for the benefit of oligarch classes.
(5 comments) SHARE Saturday, February 11, 2017 Canada's Criminal Duplicity On Refugees
The rhetoric obscures the fact that whereas Canada seeks to present itself as a Saviour to refugees, the reality is that Canada's criminal foreign policies are creating the refugees in the first place.
(19 comments) SHARE Tuesday, December 27, 2016 Canada Supports Al Qaeda
Mainstream media coverage of a recent pro-terrorism rally in Hamilton Ontario demonstrates the media's continuing efforts to hide fundamental truths behind fake veneers of "objectivity" or "neutrality".
(3 comments) SHARE Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Canadian Government Offers Safe Haven to ... Al Qaeda
Most Canadians believe the dominant narrative from our controlled, monopoly media. But the dominant narrative is a lie. Russia is not the enemy. We are. We are the one's supporting al Qaeda and ISIS in Syria, not Russia.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, August 2, 2019 When The Lie Is Accepted As The Truth
Memes create perceptions, and perceptions are everything.
Memes and slogans are empty and vacuous, but they fabricate consent from broad-based populations.
Evidence is not required.
(8 comments) SHARE Saturday, November 18, 2017 War Crimes As Policy
Despite appearances and differing ideologies, both the Kurds' SDF and ISIS are Western intelligence assets in Syria.
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 4, 2018 Canadian analyst to ST: White Helmets are terrorist auxiliaries
Canada's decision to welcome White Helmets terrorists evacuated from Syria is consistent with Canada's overall strategy throughout the course of this criminal "Regime Change" war against Syria, a founding member of the United Nations, according to Mark Taliano, the Canadian political analyst and Research Associate at Global Research.
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, December 23, 2019 Canada Embraces Sectarianism
Canada and Canadians have lost their soul. We support ISIS, al Qaeda, and affiliated sectarian terrorists in Syria and beyond who destroy everything that deviates from their extremist, medieval ideology, including Christian and Muslim places of worship.
(6 comments) SHARE Friday, March 9, 2018 Entering the Ring of War Propaganda
Western populations are inundated with war propaganda, and all of the MSM is guilty. It serves to promote criminal warfare rather than peace.
(6 comments) SHARE Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Neo-Con "West" And Global Destruction
Under the auspices of their imperial "New Middle East" project, the criminals (U.S--led NATO, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), and Israel, are targeting everything that they falsely profess to cherish.
(23 comments) SHARE Friday, February 24, 2017 War Propaganda And Canada's War For Terrorism
A (criminal war propaganda  ) article dated February 19, 2017, and published by TheWeeklyNews.ca, entitled "Canadian military planes flying over Syria", speaks volumes through omission.
(3 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 18, 2018 Empire's Currency: The Lie
Empire's currency is the Lie, which is why the Truth sounds bizarre to all but the well-informed.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, July 25, 2019 Imperial Duplicity and Mass Murder
A staple of Western war propaganda is what Prof. John McMurtry calls "Reverse Projection". The U.S. Empire, for example, projects its own crimes against prey nations.
(3 comments) SHARE Thursday, January 16, 2020 Permanent War and Poverty or Widespread Truth Awareness?
What are we really supporting when we refuse the truth and accept the war lies and the permanent war agenda?
We are supporting al Qaeda/ISIS, Empire's proxies. We are supporting the military dictatorship of Washington-led NATO and the collapse of International Law.
(13 comments) SHARE Friday, February 26, 2016 "Truth Leaks" Versus "Perception Managers"
NATO, which includes Canada, Turkey, and a host of other countries, as well as our allies, which include Wahhabi Saudi Arabia and the Gulf monarchies, supports the opposition in the illegal invasion of the sovereign country of Syria.
(10 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 12, 2015 Blinded By The Brand
Root causes of our current system of globalized war and poverty remain unidentified and unaddresssed. Consequently, the dystopic status quo becomes more entrenched.
(3 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 9, 2017 U.N as Agency Of Imperialism
A recent report by the U.N Commission of Inquiry on Syria, fruit of terrorist- perpetrated false-flag attacks such as the incident at Khan Shaykhun, in Idlib province, is yet another example of the U.S Empire's corrosive influence in world affairs.
(7 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 5, 2015 Mainstream Media Is Corrupt To The Core
In matters of importance, MSM messaging is corrupt. Information streams from Syria, as an example, are from discredited sources, yet MSM amplifies the propaganda daily.
(5 comments) SHARE Sunday, January 14, 2018 Political Insanity
If there is such a thing as "Political Islam", then, by the same logic there are many other "politicals". Some of these would include "Political Christianity", "Political Humanitarianism", and "Political Feminism".
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 2, 2017 The War on Syria: Debunking "Progressive Left" Narratives
"The media lies about Syria", and I think media heads should face trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity for the one-sided false narrative they've been spreading since the Syrian War began.
-Janice Kortkamp (November 2016) as quoted in Voices from Syria. 
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, August 23, 2016 War Lies Versus Peace And Justice
Henry Lowendorf, a member of the Executive Board of the U.S Peace Council's Peace and Fact-Finding Delegation to Syria -- recently returned from Syria -- reports, that, "What we saw (in Syria) goes against everything we read in the United States."
(7 comments) SHARE Monday, November 2, 2015 On The Need For A Diagnosis And Cure
Once Canadians arrive at the correct diagnosis -- that corporate globalization is a cancer -- we can then administer the cure, which involves the dismantling of the current system and its component parts, including "trade deals".
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Fake Threats and Engineered Fears
"It is not the aim of NATO to create a military barrier against broad-scale Russian aggression, because such aggression is not on the agenda and no intelligence assessment suggests such a thing."
(10 comments) SHARE Sunday, July 24, 2016 Stories Within Stories
"intelligence services create stories inside stories, each with its carefully constructed trail of evidence, in order to create false trails as diversions. Such painstaking work can serve a variety of purposes ... Then if the official story gets into trouble, the backup story can be released in order to deflect attention into a new false story or to support the original story."
(14 comments) SHARE Saturday, June 18, 2016 The Orlando Shooting and our Reptilian Minds
The "therapy" for the shock will allow us to subordinate our "reptilian" mindsets, and to act rationally. A rational mindset will reject the racism, hatred, and warmongering which are intended off-shoots of these terror events.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, December 30, 2019 Syria, Syrians, and Christmas
Syrians are, first and foremost, human beings. The notion that they can be accurately described as Sunnis, or Shias, or Muslims or Christians is misleading.
(31 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 12, 2016 Western Governments Lose Legitimacy
Most of the colonial military strategies are on full display in the terrorist invasion of the democratic Syrian Arab Republic (SAR), led by its reformer president, Bashar al-Assad.
(11 comments) SHARE Friday, April 22, 2016 Real Hypocrisy Versus Real Change
Public Relations liars are the new myth makers who create the new stories to sell to an increasingly anesthetized public.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, September 30, 2016 Dirty Imperialism
Before the externally-orchestrated dirty war on Syria started with the externally-orchestrated "Arab Spring" psy op; before the "peaceful protestors" shot the unarmed Syrian security forces; and before the West armed, trained and funded the international mercenary cannibals who loot, rape, and plunder; Syria was an oasis of civilization surrounded by imperial puppet states.
(8 comments) SHARE Friday, September 1, 2017 ISIS as Place Setters
"ISIS" is a product of the US Military-Intelligence complex. The word itself connotes "ISlam", and so from the very beginning the construct serves to create Islamophobia, which is a necessary pre-condition for the US Empire's holocaust-creating footprint overseas. War requires hatred and ISIS fits the bill. The fact that ISIS' deeds are entirely anti-Islamic is of no importance.
(6 comments) SHARE Saturday, January 6, 2018 Syria Redux In Iran?
The external expressions of Western-orchestrated Regime Change War are now surfacing in Iran. None of this is surprising since the war plans have been publicly available for years.
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, January 30, 2019 Venezuela, and Canada's Duplicitous Criminality
The problem in Venezuela is the cancer of Western-supported deep state agencies that are subverting its political economy for the perceived benefit of a tiny transnational oligarch class.
(3 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Genocidal Corporate Media
Genocidal corporate-media presstitutes follow the all-too-familiar script of blaming the victim for the crimes perpetrated by aggressor nations.
(2 comments) SHARE Friday, December 14, 2018 "Global Order" Equals the "New Fascism"
The current "neoliberal" bailed-out "free market" diseconomy, imposed globally by military war crimes, erases nation-state sovereignty and self-determination in favour of supranational totalitarian predation.
(2 comments) SHARE Sunday, February 11, 2018 Syria: Voices of Truth, Peace, and Justice
Mainstream media messaging dictates much of what we think, hear, feel, say, and do. It creates an engineered framework which excludes what the "Other", those living in Imperial prey nations, think, hear, feel, say, and do. MSM demonizes them, and turns them into stock characters, imperial projections, as it obliterates their humanity, and our common humanity.
(2 comments) SHARE Sunday, May 12, 2019 NATO Is Endangering Us All
When Canadians support NATO, they are supporting ISIS and al Qaeda. They are also supporting international illicit drug trafficking, a source of covert funding for covert war crimes.
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, November 1, 2016 Syria's War for Humanity
"Everybody in Syria knows that Washington is behind the terrorists, that they are financed by the US (at tax-payers' expense) and its allies, trained and recruited by America's Middle East partner. Saudi Arabia and
Qatar have been financing and training the ISIS-Daesh, al Nusra terrorists on behalf of the United States. Israel is harboring the terrorists out of the occupied Golan Heights, NATO in liaison with Turkey.
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, April 8, 2017 Red Flags and False Flags:
In an interview conducted on April 5, 2017, Damian Walker, a former army bomb-disposal officer, made these observations ...
... On watching the video of the incident, I quickly concluded that it was unlikely a sarin attack. If it was the first responders would also have been killed, and the victims' symptoms appeared to be the result of a "choking agent", and not a military grade agent.
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, October 28, 2018 Canada Provides Safe Haven to White Helmet Terrorist Factions
Whereas there are untold numbers of Western-created refugees throughout the world, what author Franz Fanon appropriately named "The Wretched of the Earth", Canada has chosen to prioritize the "White Helmets" evacuated from Syria.
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Syria: Disappeared Voices by Western Corporate Media
Voices from Syria, disappeared by Western corporate-state media messaging and the on-going apparatus of criminal war propaganda, are increasingly reinforced as Syria's liberation from NATO terrorism continues.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 9, 2018 Dictatorship of the "Free" Market
North America is subsisting beneath the bars of a publicly bailed-out "free-market" dictatorship that is killing us all.
(16 comments) SHARE Tuesday, February 21, 2017 The West's Terror Campaign Against Syria
The "West" and its allies are not leading a "counter-terrorism" campaign in Syria. The publicly disclosed, previously planned government-change war against non-belligerent, democratic, pluralist, secular Syria, is a terrorist campaign.
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Canada's Foreign Policy Is Based On A Foundation Of Criminal Lies
"Canada's warmongering Defence Minister, Harjit Sajjan, recently announced an increased Canadian presence in NATO, predicated on the narrative that Russia 'annexed the Crimean Peninsula in Ukraine and backed pro-Russian separatist forces in that country's eastern region.'"
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Canada Loses Legitimacy
Currently, we are imposing illegal sanctions on Syria; we are supporting mercenary terrorists invading Syria; we are supporting a Wahhabi dictatorship and the growth of Sharia law; and we are supporting criminally corrupt corporate media messaging. All of this is being done without the informed consent of Canadians.
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Socialism for the Rich
Western news fabricators would have us believe that Russia is a threat. Russia is not a threat.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, May 21, 2018 The Kiev Regime: Derogation of Freedoms of Speech
On Tuesday, May 15, Ukraine's Security Service (SBU) raided the RIA Novosti news agency's Kiev offices and detained the outlet's local bureau chief, Kirill Vyshinsky, ostensibly for acts of "treason."
(18 comments) SHARE Thursday, February 16, 2017 Amnesty Fake News
The U.S Empire, which serves narrow oligarch special interests, rather than broad-based national interests, always uses the banner of "human rights" as a pretext for criminal invasions, but the invasions, at least since 9/11, are NEVER about human rights.
(6 comments) SHARE Tuesday, February 16, 2016 We Need Peacekeepers, Not Warmakers
ISIS is a core element of a vile "double-game" engineered by the West. On the one hand, ISIS is presented as the "enemy" --- which takes very little convincing --- while on the other hand, the West uses ISIS as "strategic assets"/proxies to destroy "non-compliant" sovereign countries abroad.
SHARE Sunday, March 5, 2017 Divide, Conquer, Destroy
Empire seeks to create sectarianism and ethnic divides in a country that, prior to the Western-launched criminal dirty war, had neither.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 23, 2019 Who Am I?
If I am to be defined by what I do, then define me as a supporter of civilization, a supporter of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, a supporter of the right to choose, a supporter of secular government and democracy.
(9 comments) SHARE Thursday, February 28, 2019 NATO Is an Appendage of the U.S. Empire
He has told the Syria Times e-newspaper that Canada is spending billions of dollars yearly on an organization that is advancing imperial wars of conquest and death and poverty beneath lies of humanitarianism and freedom and democracy.
(3 comments) SHARE Sunday, December 30, 2018 Trump May be Seeking a Win-Win Outcome in Syria
"The Axis of Resistance is effectively wiping out terrorism in Syria terrorism supported by the West and for this, we should all be grateful," Mark Taliano said in an interview with the Tasnim News Agency.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, January 18, 2016 Canada's Shame : Wars of Aggression
All of the West's premeditated invasions--such as Syria, Libya and Iraq--point to a larger picture. Humanity is being sacrificed for the illusory benefit of the criminal 1% transnational oligarch class. If Western populations were to awaken to the barbaric crimes being perpetrated in their names, they would rightly bow their heads in shame.
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 8, 2016 Governing Through Lies And Deception
These "expanded guidelines" as expressed in 2005 by Canada's Liberal Prime Minister, Paul Martin, were later exploited to launch the criminal invasion of Libya, in which Canada played an important role.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, September 27, 2018 Syria's War for Peace
If Western policymakers were genuinely concerned about saving civilians, they would not have waged this Regime Change war in the first place.
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Hidden Drivers Beneath Western Barbarism
Syria is on the front lines against the dictatorship of a globalizing economic ideology that favours the dominance of capital/markets over people and nation-states.
(6 comments) SHARE Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Canada Needs Real Change And Self-Respect
If the Canadian government were to live up to its campaign promises of "real change" and evidence-based policy-making, then it would start with the truth.
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Ministry of Propaganda and the Fight for Freedom
The West uses chemical weapons in Syria, against Syrians. President al Assad does not.
U.S. forces use internationally-banned weaponized white phosphorous against civilians in both Mosul, Iraq, and Raqqa, Syria.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, March 14, 2016 Canadian Duplicity and Israeli Apartheid
If Canada were to support real, productive change, it would support rather than condemn peaceful citizen initiatives such as the Boycott Divest Sanction (BDS) campaign.
(3 comments) SHARE Friday, March 4, 2016 Berta Caceres, Beacon of Light, Gone, But Not Extinguished
In 2009, a western-orchestrated coup deposed the democratically-elected government of Manuel Zelaya. Not long after the illegal coup, Canada ratified the Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement with the criminal progeny of the coup. Zelaya's promise of a moratorium on extractivist mining activity was quickly denied, and Honduran aspirations for freedom, human rights and democracy were smothered.
(3 comments) SHARE Friday, February 13, 2015 Truth Beneath The Lies
Canada's government uses false pretexts to impose counter-roductive Police State Legislation on Canadians
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, April 29, 2019 The War on Syria Continues. Iran Is Next?
The war on Syria is not over.Western -supported terrorists still occupy Idlib, as well as al Tanif, and strategic resource-rich areas East of the Euphrates.