Former and current US officials have slammed the Turkish mercenary force of “Arab militias” for executing and beheading Kurds in northern Syria. New data from Turkey reveals that almost all of these militias were armed and trained in the past by the CIA and Pentagon.
By Max Blumenthal
Continue reading “The US has backed 21 of the 28 ‘crazy’ militias leading Turkey’s brutal invasion of northern Syria”
The Grayzone hosted its first YouTube livestream of Pushback with Aaron Maté, featuring Ben Norton. We discussed the Syria war, the withdrawal of US troops, and the Turkish invasion.
Continue reading “Pushback: Aaron Maté and Ben Norton discuss Syria war, US withdrawal, Turkish invasion”
The shady arrangement between the Atlantic Council and Burisma – the gas company at the center of the ‘Ukrainegate’ scandal – is just one dubious deal out of many at a DC think tank that has become a clearinghouse for legal corruption.
By Max Blumenthal
Continue reading “DC’s Atlantic Council raked in funding from Hunter Biden’s corruption-stained employer while courting his VP father”
Ben Norton speaks about his reporting in Venezuela, where he investigated how bipartisan US sanctions and Trump’s embargo are making lives hell for civilians.
Continue reading “Real life and resistance in Venezuela – Ben Norton reports on effects of US blockade”
The CIA was given 24/7 video and audio surveillance of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange while he lived under asylum at the Ecuador’s embassy in London. A former Ecuadorian diplomat responds to the news.
Continue reading “CIA spied on Julian Assange 24/7 in Ecuadorian embassy”
What is the Internet Research Agency, and are the claims of a Russian influence campaign against the U.S. well-founded? Aaron Maté and journalist, author Jefferson Morley debate and discuss.
Continue reading “Russian social media debate: clickbait or information warfare?”
There is growing evidence that President Donald Trump briefly froze U.S. military assistance to Ukraine for political goals. Max Blumenthal explores how the Ukrainegate scandal overlooks the dangers of those weapons sales to Ukraine and the corrupt interests behind it.
Continue reading “US arming of Ukraine is a scandal on its own”
As Donald Trump appears caught attempting a quid pro quo, Max Blumenthal argues that the Ukrainegate scandal also highlights a web of corruption and meddling inside Ukraine implicating other prominent US figures and institutions.
Continue reading “Trump meddled in Ukraine, and he’s not alone”
Ecuador’s workers are rising up against the IMF-mandated neoliberal economic reforms of President Lenin Moreno, a close ally of Washington who calls them “zánganos,” or drone bees.
By Denis Rogatyuk
Continue reading “‘The drone revolution’: Ecuadorians revolt against repressive US-backed President Lenin Moreno’s neoliberal policies”
Un vistazo a cómo los diplomáticos venezolanos obstaculizaron un intento de Estados Unidos de revocar sus credenciales en la ONU y destruir la soberanía de su nación.
Por Anya Parampil
Traducido por Michelle Ellner
Continue reading “Cómo Venezuela derrotó el intento de golpe de estado de Washington en las Naciones Unidas”