Tag: George Bush

US-backed opposition leader admits Venezuela ‘is not a dictatorship’ and only foreign intervention can topple Maduro

Opposition leader María Corina Machado, a key figure in the US coup plot, admitted that Venezuela “is not a dictatorship” and only international “humanitarian intervention” can topple Maduro.

By Ben Norton

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Meet neocon John Bolton, the most hawkish US national security adviser imaginable

Trump’s new national security adviser John Bolton, an architect of the Iraq War, is an extreme hawk who wants to bomb Iran and North Korea and demanded regime change in Libya, Syria, and Venezuela.

By Ben Norton

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McCarthyism Inc: Introducing the counter-terror ‘experts’ hyping Russian threats and undermining our civil liberties

Revelations about Russia’s use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent by some dubious counter-terror “experts.”

By Max Blumenthal / AlterNet

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