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Patrick Lawrence: Deaf and Blind: The Maladies of American Diplomats

Shah leaving Iran, Mehrabad International Airport – 16 January 1979 (3). iichs.ir (Unknown photographer), Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons By Patrick Lawrence / Original to ScheerPost Here is a modest proposal, nothing too radical, just good sense. Turn over Antony Blinken and Jake Sullivan to the Iranian authorities on the understanding the two statesmen, very […]

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Repress U., Class of 2024

20240523-Gaza tent camp at the University of Birmingham by Damien Walmsley is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 / Flickr By Michael Gould-Wartofsky / TomDispatch The academic year that just ended left America’s college campuses in quite a state: with snipers on the rooftops and checkpoints at the gates; quads overrun by riot squads, state troopers, and federal agents; and even the scent of gunpowder in the air. In short, […]

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Ron Kovic: ‘A Dangerous Country: An American Elegy’

“Ron Kovic Flashes a Peace Sign” by NoHoDamon is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble Paralysis from the chest down as a result of serving in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War may sound like devastation beyond reconciliation, but for Ron Kovic, it became a transformative and politically enlightening experience. The two-tour veteran amplified […]

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Playing President: Rafah Massacre & Putin

By Ray McGovern and Robert Scheer / Original to ScheerPost In the sixth episode of “Playing President,” Ray McGovern, 27-year CIA veteran and briefer of five presidents, continues to make sense of the world to “President” Scheer, who prepared for this role through his decades as a journalist, including in-depth interviews with five presidents from […]

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CNN Analysis Reveals US-Made Munitions Used in Rafah Massacre

<img fetchpriority="high" decoding="async" width="780" height="516" data-attachment-id="105345" data-permalink="https://scheerpost.com/2024/05/29/cnn-analysis-reveals-us-made-munitions-used-in-rafah-massacre/israeli-air-force-iaf-f-35i-adir/" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-IAF-F-35I-Adir.jpg?fit=2000%2C1322&ssl=1" data-orig-size="2000,1322" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-35I Adir","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-35I Adir","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-35I Adir" data-image-description="" data-image-caption=" Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-35I Adir ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-IAF-F-35I-Adir.jpg?fit=300%2C198&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-IAF-F-35I-Adir.jpg?fit=780%2C516&ssl=1″ src=”https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-IAF-F-35I-Adir.jpg?resize=780%2C516&ssl=1″ alt=”” class=”wp-image-105345″ data-recalc-dims=”1″/>Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-35I Adir  / IDF Spokesperson’s Unit By Diego Ramos / Original […]

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Top EU Official Accused at ICC of ‘Complicity’ in Gaza Genocide

Ursula von der Leyen MSC 2018. Kuhlmann / MSC, CC BY 3.0 DE https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/de/deed.en, via Wikimedia Commons By The Cradle The Geneva International Peace Research Institute (GIPRI) has submitted a request to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the President of the EU Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, for complicity in Israeli war crimes in the Gaza […]

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From Massachusetts, Some Tax-the-Rich Inspiration

Protest Tax the Rich! Yuri Keegstra from Milwaukee, USA, CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons By Sam Pizzigati / Inequality.org This spring has been an exceedingly good one for Flightline Aviation Limited, a London-based enterprise that specializes in helping the world’s deepest pockets find the private jet of their dreams. “We have closed six sales in […]

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Keep on Rockin’ in the Free World

<img decoding="async" width="780" height="658" data-attachment-id="105190" data-permalink="https://scheerpost.com/2048px-secretary_blinken_travels_to_ukraine/" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-Secretary_Blinken_Travels_to_Ukraine.jpg?fit=2000%2C1687&ssl=1" data-orig-size="2000,1687" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Chuck Kennedy / State Department","camera":"","caption":"Secretary Antony J. Blinken travels to Kiev, Ukraine, May 13, 2024. (Official State Department photo by Chuck Kennedy)","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2048px-Secretary_Blinken_Travels_to_Ukraine" data-image-description="" data-image-caption=" Secretary Antony J. Blinken travels to Kiev, Ukraine, May 13, 2024. (Official State Department photo by Chuck Kennedy) ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-Secretary_Blinken_Travels_to_Ukraine.jpg?fit=300%2C253&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/scheerpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/2048px-Secretary_Blinken_Travels_to_Ukraine.jpg?fit=780%2C658&ssl=1″ […]