Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 87

Stoking the Civil War in Syria So now we are witnessing the hysterical war hawks of the Obama Administration & Co. calling for military strikes in Syria. What is the real reason for this? Why now? Many commentators have criticized Obama for opposing Assad, yet stopping short of deposing Assad. Why grant verbal support to […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 86

Syria and the Geopolitics of Empire Syria is complex. It’s an uprising against a tyrant, a civil war between the regime and violent rebel groups, a regional war between Iran and Saudi Arabia, a wider proxy war between the West (especially the US) and Iran (allied with Russia), it’s a counter-revolution to the Arab Spring […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 85

World War Crazy So, is the West going to strike Syria? What will Russia and China do? Are we headed for World War III? Is this really where humanity has come to? If this is the case, then our main cultural focus over the past few days says a great deal about our society: the […]