It’s Not Terrorism When We Do It—Syrians Report US Use of Chemical Weapons on Town of 200K

(TFTP) The outrage and empathy on behalf of the civilians in Syria that was expressed by politicians and media personalities alike when they found an opportunity to blame a chemical attack on Assad’s government was a distant memory this week. Instead, reports that a US-backed coalition dropped a cluster of airstrikes containing illegal chemicals on a […]

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Drone Wars: New Rules Allow More Civilian Casualties in Iraq and Syria

Just six months after documents were released that revealed that in some cases, U.S. drone strikes kill innocent civilians 90 percent of the time, a new report claims that the Pentagon has approved new rules allowing strikes with a greater risk for civilian causalities. According to a report from USA Today, which cited six anonymous Defense […]

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Documents: CIA Flew ‘Rendition Flight’ In Attempt to Kidnap Snowden Following NSA Leaks

The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency flew a “rendition flight” in an attempt to kidnap National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden, according to documents released by the Danish news outlet Denfri.dk. While the documents, which were obtained by Denfri after the organization filed a Freedom of Information Act suit in August 2015, were heavily redacted, they confirmed […]

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