US Zionist Attack Dog Brought to Heel by Finian Cunningham

by Finian Cunningham Writer, Dandelion Salad East Africa Crossposted from PressTV October 4, 2013 Interesting times are in the offing between the US and Iran as the American government says it is now “ready for talks” with the Islamic Republic – after 34 years of hostility since the Iranian Revolution of 1979. US Secretary of […]

Chris Hedges: Corporate Capitalism Will Quite Literally Kill Us

with Chris Hedges Featured Writer Dandelion Salad July 3, 2012 Jul 3, 2012 by TheAlyonaShow That’s what our guest tonight argues in his latest book, by travelling to, and documenting life and the destruction of it in so called, “sacrifice zones”. This includes the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota; the city of Camden, N.J.; […]

Truth and Consequences in the Gaza Invasion – “This Time We Went Too Far” by Norman Finkelstein [tweetmeme source= “DandelionSalads” only_single=false] by Norman Finkelstein Global Research, March 7, 2010 Counterpunch– 2010-03-03 This article is excerpted from Norman Finkelstein’s important new book about the Gaza conflict, “This Time We Went Too Far” published this month by OR Books. To purchase a copy of the complete book please visit OR Books. This book […]

Boycott, Divest From, and Sanction Israel?: A Debate on BDS Democracy Now! March 4, 2010 Boycott, Divest From, and Sanction Israel?: A Debate on BDS with Omar Barghouti and Rabbi Arthur Waskow In 2005, a coalition of Palestinian civil society groups called for people all over the world to engage in a nonviolent campaign to boycott, divest from and sanction Israel until it complies […]

Israel holds drill simulating all-out war (updated)

Updated: May 31, 2009 Updated: May 23, 2009 Propaganda Alert compiled by Cem Ertür Featured Writer Dandelion Salad 21 May, 2009 1) Israeli Air Force (IAF) holds drill simulating all-out war (21 May 2009) 2) FBI foils New York synagogue bombing (21 May 2009) 3) US army chief: Iran getting a nuclear weapon would be […]

Which Strategy to Heal the Middle East? by Naomi Klein & Arthur Waskow

Dandelion Salad Reposted with permission from Rabbi Arthur Waskow from the Shalom Center by Rabbi Arthur Waskow Mar. 23, 2009 [During February 2009, a national progressive newspaper called In These Times invited me, Arthur, to take part in a conversation with Naomi Klein, a well-known progressive political analyst and writer, with the intention of […]

Towards An Even-handed Foreign Policy in the US Congress? Rep. Dennis Kucinich leads a new trend

Dandelion Salad Updated: 1.28.09 added the list of Congress people who have spoken out; see “Thoughtful Statements” below by Michael Carmichael Global Research, January 26, 2009 According to astute observers — there is a new trend in Congress in favor of a more even-handed approach to foreign policy. The bipartisan group, Council for the […]

Send a message to the new Congress asking for a ceasefire (action alert) (Updated)

Dandelion Salad Updated: 1.9.09 see below From an email from the Shalom Center (Rabbi Arthur Waskow) Peace for Gaza, Israel, & the broader Middle East Letters to Members of Congress calling urgently for US action to secure Gaza-Israel ceasefire and move quickly for regional peace. Please use FAX for strongest impact. Dear  Member Out of […]

A rising death toll + Take action to decry the attacks on Gaza

Dandelion Salad From an email: Jewish Voice for Peace Please allow me to share with you our statement below about the headlines seen in papers across the world yesterday and today. In sadness on this terrible day, Cecilie Surasky Jewish Voice for Peace ——————————————————————————– December 28, 2008 Jewish Voice for Peace joins millions around the […]

U.S. – Iran War: U.S. Intentions Unclear; Israel & Israel Lobby Press for War

Dandelion Salad Sent to me by the author. by William H. White original source August 14, 2008 Mixed Signals After months of increasing expectations that the Bush administration was preparing to attack Iran, a series of events in the last few weeks indicated a possible shift in strategy. The central question about these events, listed […]

House Resolution Calls for Naval Blockade against Iran (AIPAC)

Dandelion Salad by Andrew W Cheetham Global Research, June 18, 2008 America’s powerful pro-Israel lobby pressures the US Congress A US House of Representatives Resolution effectively requiring a naval blockade on Iran seems fast tracked for passage, gaining co-sponsors at a remarkable speed, but experts say the measures called for in the resolutions amount to […]

Elect Obama or Fall Into Tyranny By Paul Craig Roberts

Dandelion Salad By Paul Craig Roberts 06/16/08 “ICH” As articles by John Pilger (, Alexander Cockburn (, and Uri Avnery ( make clear, by groveling before the Israel Lobby Obama has dispelled any hope that his presidency would make a difference. Obama told the Lobby that in order to protect Israel he would use all […]

Obama & McCain: Two Sides Of The Same Coin By Timothy V. Gatto

Dandelion Salad By Timothy V. Gatto ICH 06/13/08 “Countercurrents” I’ve waited to write this article for a while now. I used to be a loyal die-hard Democrat for 54 years of my life. I no longer know what a “Democrat” is anymore; I don’t know what a “Progressive” is either. I once thought that a […]

In The Great Tradition – Obama Is A Hawk By John Pilger

Dandelion Salad By John Pilger 06/14/08 “ICH” In his latest column for the New Statesman, John Pilger reaches back into the history of the Democratic Party and describes the tradition of war-making and expansionism that Barack Obama has now left little doubt he will honour.

No, I Can’t! Obama and The Israeli Lobby by Uri Avnery

Dandelion Salad by Uri Avnery Global Research, June 7, 2008 AFTER MONTHS of a tough and bitter race, a merciless struggle, Barack Obama has defeated his formidable opponent, Hillary Clinton. He has wrought a miracle: for the first time in history a black person has become a credible candidate for the presidency of the most […]