The Limits of Identity Politics on Race

A black British woman said a visit to El Nido, Palawan, was the “worst four days” of her life. Elayne Peddy said she was ridiculed mercilessly by Filipino people. They said things like: “I was called a fat, ugly monkey, big fat black girl. One woman in a shop just grabbed my stomach and said…

The Case for Iranian Nuclear Weapons

We know that the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT) is a tool of the US to keep any new country from obtaining nuclear arms. In an ideal world for the US, no one else would own them at all. The goal is to keep nuclear arms out of as many countries that are opposed to US…

Can Iran Save Afghanistan from Unending Conflict?

For almost two decades the United States has carried out a murderous occupation of Afghanistan. Following the events of 9/11, the US has sought to use the event as a justification to expand the American empire further. Under the pretext of “fighting terrorism,” the US has carried out brutal war after brutal war upon sovereign…