SI | STOP-Imperialism.com

Tag "Russia"

Twitter Suspends Account of Russian COVID Vaccine Citing Attempted US Hack

    Twitter Suspends Account of Russian COVID Vaccine Citing Attempted US Hack

The Twitter account of the Russian COVID-19 “Sputnik V” vaccine was suspended yesterday after the Silicon Valley-based platform detected suspicious attempts to log into it. Raising more eyebrows was the stated location of the attempted hack: not Russia, but Virginia, U.S.A.  The news immediately prompted Internet sleuths to question who was behind the hack. “Now…

0 comment Read Full Article

Chris Hedges: The Great Delusion

    Chris Hedges: The Great Delusion

Princeton, New Jersey (Scheerpost) — Joe Biden and the systems managers of the deep state and empire are returning to power. Trump and his coterie of buffoons, racists, con artists and Christian fascists are sullenly preparing to leave office. U.S. pharmaceutical corporations are starting to disseminate vaccines to mitigate the globe’s worst outbreak of COVID-19…

0 comment Read Full Article

US Votes Against UN Resolution Condemning Nazis, Labels It “Russian Disinformation”

    US Votes Against UN Resolution Condemning Nazis, Labels It “Russian Disinformation”

The United States and Ukraine were the only two nations to vote against a United Nations resolution Wednesday on, “Combating glorification of Nazism, neo-Nazism and other practices that contribute to fuelling contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance.” The resolution passed 130-2. The resolution featured 70 fairly bland statements condemning the crimes…

0 comment Read Full Article

John Kerry’s Think Tank Calls for War With Russia Over Climate Change

    John Kerry’s Think Tank Calls for War With Russia Over Climate Change

Recently-appointed Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry has announced his intention of dealing with the pressing issue of global warming as a national security concern. “America will soon have a government that treats the climate crisis as the urgent national security threat it is,” the 76-year-old former Secretary of State wrote. “I am proud to…

0 comment Read Full Article

Defense Sectary Visits Hawkish Atlantic Council to Announce US Troop Buildup on Russia Border

  Defense Sectary Visits Hawkish Atlantic Council to Announce US Troop Buildup on Russia Border

The United States was supposed to be sending thousands of troops home from Germany. But Secretary of Defense Mark Esper announced yesterday that they would instead be redeployed eastwards, right on the Russian border in some cases, supposedly to deter “growing Russian and Chinese threats.” “It’s common sense,” the senior Trump administration official said. “You don’t…

0 comment Read Full Article

Belarus: A Catalyst for Regime Change and the Peace Alternative

  Belarus: A Catalyst for Regime Change and the Peace Alternative

Back in the 1970s, the left, and even many liberals, were clear that Nixon’s dropping of napalm on Vietnamese villages was an abomination. By the 1990s, some thought Bill Clinton’s bombing of Yugoslavia was, perhaps, humanitarian. Fast forward to the present, there is a sentiment that the US has a global “responsibility to protect” the…

0 comment Read Full Article

The Tribulations of Triangulation: Few Options for Belarus Amid a Color Revolution

  The Tribulations of Triangulation: Few Options for Belarus Amid a Color Revolution

A “color revolution” is a media term for a movement based on legitimate grievances only to be co-opted into a regime change operation backed by the US and confederates. There have been so many – Georgia in 2003, Ukraine in 2004, Kyrgyzstan in 2005 – that they have run out of colors. Belarus is amidst…

0 comment Read Full Article

Popular Viral Video Firm Sues Facebook over Russian Propaganda Label

  Popular Viral Video Firm Sues Facebook over Russian  Propaganda Label

An online media company is suing social media giant Facebook for falsely smearing it as a Russian state-controlled propaganda outlet. Maffick, the owner of In The Now, Soapbox and Waste-Ed, has filed a lawsuit against Facebook in a Northern California district court for defamation, intentional interference and violating section 43(a) of the Lanham Act, unjustly…

0 comment Read Full Article

US Threatens European backers of Nord Stream 2 Pipeline, NATO in DC’s Crosshairs

  US Threatens European backers of Nord Stream 2 Pipeline, NATO in DC’s Crosshairs

The U.S. is starting to fret about the imminent completion of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, the second of two underwater gas pipelines running from the Russian Baltic city of Ust-Luga to Greifswald, Germany, and has begun issuing informal threats of repercussions to companies who are backing the nearly-finished project.  According to unnamed sources, at…

0 comment Read Full Article

Mike Pompeo Delineates Atlanticist Playbook To Target China, Russia and Iran  

  Mike Pompeo Delineates Atlanticist Playbook To Target China, Russia and Iran  

Last week, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down for a teleconference Q&A with Hudson Institute senior fellow, Marie-Josee Kravis at the Economic Club of New York; a think tank founded at the start of the 20th century, which broaches issues surrounding “social, economic and political questions.” The organization is currently chaired by the President…

0 comment Read Full Article
1 2 3 28