Why The West’s Strategy in Ukraine Is So Dangerous

On April 7th the American Committee for US-RUSSIA ACCORD (ACURA) hosted Professor John J. Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago in conversation…


On the Edge of a Nuclear Abyss

by Edward Curtin, 10 March 2022, edwardcurtin.com Two days after Russia attacked Ukraine and the day before Vladimir Putin put Russia on nuclear…


By using Ukraine to fight Russia, the US provoked Putin's war

Source: https://mate.substack.com/p/by-using-ukraine-to-fight-russia?s=r After backing a far-right coup in 2014, the US has fueled a proxy war in…


NATO Expansion: What Gorbachev Heard

IMAGE: Michail Gorbachev discussing German unification with Hans-Dietrich Genscher and Helmut Kohl in Russia, July 15, 1990. <br />Photo:…


JFK Revisited: Through the Looking Glass by Oliver Stone

A Film Review by Edward Curtin Two of the greatest speeches ever delivered by an American president bookend this extraordinary documentary film. It…


U.S. Terrorism 101: The Bert Sacks Story

U.S. Terrorism 101: The Bert Sacks Story by Edward Curtin, 15 November 2021, edwardcurtin.com Since the annual U.S. Veterans Day holiday honoring…


Colonel L. Fletcher Prouty on The Pentagon Papers

I interviewed Colonel L. Fletcher Prouty in May 1989. Published in 1999, Understanding Special Operations is the transcript and account of that…


Edward Curtin: An Invitation to Seeking Truth in a Country of Lies

“Seeking Truth in a Country of Lies is a dazzling journey into the heart of many issues — political, philosophical, and personal — that should…


Doug Valentine's MKULTRA Files Retrieved via FOIA

Archive: Doug Valentine’s MKLULTRA Files Retrieved via FOIA A set of files author Doug Valentine was able to pry loose from the CIA is available at:…


Oliver Stone on JFK and the Unspeakable, Russian Edition

There have been a number of translations of James Douglass’ nonpareil work, JFK and the Unspeakable - Why He Died and Why It Matters, first published…


Will NPR Now Officially Change Its Name to National Propaganda Radio?

The following highlights a current potent element of U.S. state propaganda in the closing months of the second decade of the new century. In addition…


JFK: A President Betrayed

For those of you who have not seen the documentary film, “JFK: A President Betrayed” (very worthwhile, I believe), I suggest you read “JFK: Destiny…


BREAKDOWN = Strange Fruit of Capitalism’s Invisible Army: A Heritage of Stone ++ BREAKTHRU = Shifting from Domination to Partnership via eXtinction Rebellion

The following is an excerpt from the complete work at: https://ratical.org/ratville/JFK/DtoPviaXR.html breakdown = Strange Fruit of Capitalism’s…


Are You Scared Yet? The War Without an Enemy - Terrorism and the Strategy of Tension

A talk by John Judge in Santa Monica, California, 1996. Video and audio recordings are available at the John Judge 1991 to 2014 Video Archive…


History Will Not Absolve Us - Orwellian control, public denial,and the murder of President Kennedy

History Will Not Absolve Us Orwellian control, public denial, and the murder of President Kennedy by E. Martin Schotz Complete 1996 book is online…