Tusk to recommend ANOTHER 3-month Brexit extension to EU

European Council President Donald Tusk said he will ask for another 90-day extension for Britain’s exit from the EU to avoid a no-deal scenario, after Parliament failed to approve the timetable for a negotiated departure. The previous Brexit deadline of October 31...

A New Middle East, Thanks to Putin

Peace in the Middle East is coming at us fast and we’re going to have Russian President Vladimir Putin to thank for it. The howls of agony coming from U.S. and European foreign policy centers are deafening. Pat Buchanan lists them in his latest article which asks if...

Kurdistan, Imagined by French Colonialism

Contrary to popular belief, Rojava is not a state for the Kurdish people, but a French fantasy of the interwar period. The aim was to create a rump state with Kurds equivalent to Greater Israel, which was being considered with Jews. This colonial objective was...

Syria: What a Tangled Web We Wove

Special for LewRockwell.com What a mess.  The imperial cooks in Washington have turned poor Syria into a poison pit of warring factions, with disastrous results for all. Henry Kissinger once quipped that it is more dangerous being America’s ally than its enemy.  A...

What Should We Do About the War on History?

Jarrett Stepman has a new book out from Regnery titled The War on History: The Conspiracy to Rewrite America’s Past. This is a good and timely topic, and I was excited to read what Stepman had to say. The book is a nice, breezy read–and a worthwhile purchase–and he...

The Genealogy of the Kurdish Question

The unanimous international community multiplies its condemnation of the military offensive in Rojava and watches helplessly as tens of thousands of Kurds flee, pursued by the Turkish army. However, no one intervenes, considering that a massacre may be the only...

Why the NYT’s Fulsome Praise for Felons?

“James Comey Would Like to Help [get rid of Trump]”.  This may not seem newsworthy, yet it is the title atop an instructive article today by Matt Flegenheimer of the NY Times.  His article makes it clear that, for its part, the Times remains determined to support...

From the Archives: November 2019

15 Years Ago November 2004 "Voting for president is a lot like sex—and not just because it takes place every four years in the solitude of a semi-private booth. Both are intensely personal activities that nonetheless can have profound public consequences. We might add...

Brickbat: Rooting Around

San Antonio, Texas, officials have agreed to pay $205,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by Natalie Simms after a police officer conducted a cavity search of her on a public street. Simms was siting on a side street curb waiting on her boyfriend when officers approached...

The Real Reason China is Censoring South Park and the NBA

In this video we discuss information and the Chinese government. The government in China knows just how important information is and that’s why they’re engaged in an information war right now. We discuss Hong Kong, the NBA, and South Park and how China’s tight grip of...

US Media Now Filled With Former Intelligence Agents

After years in the shadows overseeing espionage, kill programs, warrantless wiretapping, entrapment, psyops and other covert operations, national security establishment retirees are are turning to a new line of work where they can carry out their imperial duties. That...