Month: October 2017

How ‘Russian’ Facebook memes expose the brutal realities of American foreign policy

While trying to debunk supposed “Russian Facebook memes” that accurately expose the consequences of US wars, the American media is spreading some fake news of its own.

By Ben Norton and Max Blumenthal / AlterNet

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Genocide in Iraq: When local Sunni became ISIS and slaughtered their Yazidi neighbors

When ISIS came to butcher the Yazidis of Iraq, they simply went next door.

By Rania Khalek / AlterNet

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Yemeni activist to US Congress: Las Vegas shooting ‘happens to us every night in Yemen’

Yemeni activist Hussam al-Sanabani wrote a letter urging American lawmakers to end the catastrophic US-Saudi war on his country.

By Ben Norton / AlterNet

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