Abby Martin and Dan Kovalik: The Plot to Attack Iran: Myths, Oil and Revolution

Anti-War Demonstration at The White House 1/4/20

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Dandelion Salad

with Abby Martin

Empire Files on Jan 11, 2020

Abby Martin sits down with Dan Kovalik, human rights attorney and author of the book The Plot to Attack Iran, to discuss the context to Trump’s recent attacks, the most common myths about the country, and the history of US plots.

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from the archives:

Trump’s War with Iran will be a Final Blow to the American Empire by Rainer Shea + Chris Hedges: Iran Hit Obvious Targets to Avoid Spiral of War + Will Griffin: No Evidence Iran Killed Americans in Iraq

The Empire is Finished–It’s Just a Matter of Time by Bruce Gagnon + Postmortem Assassination of Iran’s General Soleimani by Finian Cunningham

The Iraq Embassy Revolt Portends to the Future of Class Struggle by Rainer Shea + Mike Prysner: No War on Iran! Troops Out of Iraq!

America’s Lawless Arrogance Has Gone Too Far with the Assassination of Iran’s Top Military Commander, by Finian Cunningham+ Why Did the U.S. Attack Iran? by Bruce Gagnon

Chris Hedges and Stephen Kinzer: War With Iran?

Who Really Gains from the Gulf Ship ‘Sabotage’? by Finian Cunningham + Wilkerson: Manufactured Iranian Threat in the Persian Gulf

Chris Hedges and Scott Ritter: The Dismantling of the Iran Nuclear Deal

The Case Against Iraqing Iran by David Swanson

The Rise and Rise of the Regime Renovators (Another Splendid Little Coup) by Greg Maybury

Flashback to 1953: “Operation Ajax”: Joint CIA/MI6 Military Coup in Iran

Iran: People Like Us + Cat Stevens: Peace Train