Noam Chomsky: tears for refugees, the American “battle lab” at Guántanamo, and how the USA uses torture systems today

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

There are two things below that I think stand out from what is otherwise a radiant interview: first, the outstanding article on how Chomsky reacted at speaking with refugees from Plain of Jars. Second, the details of the Cheney-Rumsfeld-created “battle lab”, which is a military-lingo euphemism for “torture lab” at the Guántanamo Bay camp.

It’s wrong to think Trump acted well when he got rid of TTP

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

A few lines from Naomi Klein, explaining why Trump seemed like he was acting well by getting rid of the TTP, but really acted in his own best, personal interest.