21st Century Plague

Equally parasitic as the medieval Black Death, the pandemic we face in the 21st Century is a psychological phenomenon rather than a biological one. Its name is ‘deceit’, and our political & economic institutions are riddled with it.  Mark GB calls out the manifestations of the 21st-century plague – and it might just provide the antidote you need to survive it.

How Western imperial power set out to destroy Syria

The Syrian conflict has never been about democracy, or human rights. It has always been about Assad’s relationship with Iran and Russia. In the first of this two-part series, we examine some of the media myths in relation to Syria, and the extent to which corporate media-state power continues to demonise the country’s president through the use of propaganda.

Long wars

Canadian analyst, Stephen Gowan’s new book, ‘Washington’s Long War on Syria’, reveals how the US colluded with The Muslim Brotherhood – the ideological precursor to Al Qaeda and ISIS – to destroy Ba’ath Arab Socialism in Syria, Iraq and Iran and install permanent free-trade zones that serve US interests across The Middle East.