US Deploys Final Missile Interceptor In Alaska, Efficiency Claims Remain Dubious

The 44th and final interceptor in the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system was installed in Alaska under an Obama-era order, months before a deadline. The Trump administration is now seeking 20 more despite the system’s dubious success record. The GMD system is designed to shoot down ballistic missiles travelling in space, which is a considerably […]

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Mitch McConnell Leads Establishment Republicans In Effort To Push Roy Moore Out Of Alabama Race

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and several other Republican senators said on Thursday that if allegations of misconduct are true, Alabama Senate Republican candidate Judge Roy Moore should drop out of the race. The Washington Post released a story on Thursday alledging that Roy Moore initiated a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old girl when he was […]

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‘We Are At Risk Of A Coup D’Etat In This Country’ Unless Mueller Resigns Or Is Fired

House Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) called on Special Counsel Robert Mueller — who is investigating alleged Russian collusion with the Trump 2016 campaign — to resign because there is an apparent conflict of interest involving Mueller and an alleged campaign to undermine the president and force him from office. Rep. Gaetz also called for a special prosecutor […]

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What The Priti Patel Scandal Tells Us About The Dark Operatio

The scandal surrounding Priti Patel, who was forced to resign as Britain’s international aid minister last week after secret meetings with Israeli officials during a “family holiday”, offers a small, opaque window on the UK’s powerful Israel lobby. Ms Patel’s off-the-books meetings with 12 Israelis, including prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, were organised by a British […]

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After Hearing Accounts Of Sexual Violence, UN Official To Bring Rohingya Case To ICC

After hearing personal accounts of torture and sexual violence from survivors, a senior United Nations official on Sunday vowed to raise the issue of persecution of the Rohingya people in Myanmar with the International Criminal Court (ICC). “Sexual violence is being commanded, orchestrated, and perpetrated by the Armed Forces of Myanmar,” said Pramila Patten, special […]

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Facebook Founder Warns “God Only Knows What It’s Doing To Kids’ Brains”

38-year-old founding president of Facebook, Sean Parker, was uncharacteristically frank about his creation in an interview with Axios. So much so in fact that he concluded, Mark Zuckerberg will probably block his account after reading this. Former Facebook president Sean Parker hits the company for its effect on society: “God only knows what it’s doing […]

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