The Sinking of the Cheonan, too Weird to Make Up By Timothy V. Gatto

By Timothy V. Gatto Featured Writer Dandelion Salad liberalpro.blogspot.com July 25 2010 I was completely astounded this evening when I came about an article that questioned the “scientific inquiry” into the sinking of the Cheonan, the South Korean corvette allegedly sunk by the North Korean navy. The validity of the investigation was questioned by two […]

U.S. Enlists Japan As Global Military Partner by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism January 12, 2011 During the preceding week the U.S.’s top military officer identified Asia as the central focus of the Pentagon’s attention in the world, U.S. warships joined Japanese counterparts in military maneuvers in the East China Sea for the second time […]

North Korea As Pretext: U.S. Builds Asian Military Alliance Against China And Russia by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism December 4, 2010 On December 1 the U.S. and its South Korean military ally completed four days of naval maneuvers in the Yellow Sea where China claims a 200-mile exclusive economic zone. The U.S. dispatched the 97,000-ton USS George Washington nuclear-powered […]

KNOW THE FACTS: North Korea lost 30% of its population as a result of US bombings in the 1950s by Michel Chossudovsky

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Michel Chossudovsky Global Research, November 27, 2010 The World is at a dangerous crossroads. The US is seeking a pretext to wage war on North Korea. North Korea is said to constitute a threat to Global Security. From the Truman Doctrine to Obama. The history of the 1950s Korean confirms that extensive war […]

U.S. looking for a fight by Bruce Gagnon

by Bruce Gagnon featured writer Dandelion Salad Organizing Notes Nov. 28, 2010 The Advent vigils (four weeks in a row) began today at Bath Iron Works (BIW) here in Maine. BIW is the place where Navy Aegis destroyers are built that are presently being used as part of the U.S.-South Korea (ROK) war games which […]

North Korea: A Bastard State By Timothy V. Gatto

By Timothy V. Gatto Featured Writer Dandelion Salad liberalpro.blogspot.com Nov. 28, 2010 Everyone that reads my articles knows that I abhor war in all its forms. Then again, anyone that has kept up with me knows that I have a particular dislike for the nation of North Korea. In my articles I have stressed over […]

Conversations with Fidel Castro: The Dangers of a Nuclear War by Fidel Castro Ruz and Michel Chossudovsky

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Fidel Castro Ruz and Michel Chossudovsky Global Research November 13, 2010 Introductory Note From October 12 to 15, 2010, I had extensive and detailed discussions with Fidel Castro in Havana, pertaining to the dangers of nuclear war, the global economic crisis and the nature of the New World Order. These meetings resulted in […]

U.S. Global Strategy: Defeating Potential Challengers In Eurasia by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism Aug. 19, 2010 “Eurasia is…the chessboard on which the struggle for global primacy continues to be played.” In its annual report to Congress on the Chinese military this week, the U.S. Department of Defense “voiced alarm over China’s military buildup,” with particular […]

U.S.-China Crisis: Beyond Words To Confrontation, Part II by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism Aug. 18, 2010 On August 16 the U.S. and its South Korean military ally began this year’s Ulchi Freedom Guardian military exercises in South Korea. The ten-day warfighting drills involve 56,000 troops from the host country and 30,000 from the U.S. Last […]

U.S.-China Conflict: From War Of Words To Talk Of War, Part I by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism Aug. 15, 2010 Relations between the U.S. and China have been steadily deteriorating since the beginning of the year when Washington confirmed the completion of a $6.4 billion arms deal with Taiwan and China suspended military-to-military ties with the U.S. in response. […]

U.S. Risks Military Clash With China In Yellow Sea by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism July 16, 2010 Delayed until after the United States achieved a United Nations Security Council statement on July 9 condemning the sinking of a South Korean warship in March, Washington’s plans for naval maneuvers in the Yellow Sea near Chinese territorial […]

Pentagon Provokes New Crisis With China by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism July 10, 2010 News features appearing within two days of each other highlight tensions between the United States and the People’s Republic of China that, at least in relation to the language used to describe them, would have seemed unimaginable even […]

The Black Art Of ‘Master Illusions’ By John Pilger

[tweetmeme source= “DandelionSalads” only_single=false] http://www.buzzflash.net/story.php?id=1101462 https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ By John Pilger Information Clearing House http://www.johnpilger.com June 02, 2010 How do wars begin? With a “master illusion”, according to Ralph McGehee, one of the CIA’s pioneers in “black propaganda”, known today as “news management”. In 1983, he described to me how the CIA had faked an “incident” that […]

“There was no Explosion. There was No Torpedo.”

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ No base stories of Korea: Urgent Fwd from Korea: A Letter to Hillary Clinton, U.S. Secretary of state: There was no Explosion. There was No Torpedo. http://nobasestorieskorea.blogspot.com May 28, 2010 “Dear all, I was informed the below content from the Solidarity for Peace And Reunification of Korea website. http://www.spark946.org/bugsboard/index.php?BBS=s_news&action=viewForm&uid=2529&page=1 The site reports about the […]

Korean Stand-off: US Soft Power Play To Maintain Aggression Towards Iran By Finian Cunningham

by Finian Cunningham Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Finian.cunningham@gmail.com 25 May, 2010 Yes, the US has condemned North Korea over its alleged sinking of a South Korean warship in which 46 seamen were killed. Yes, the US has announced that in response it will be launching naval exercises soon with its South Korean ally near the […]