Tillerson and Mattis Holding Trump Back From Launching Attack on North Korea

(ANTIMEDIA Op-ed) — Before the New Year, Anti-Media reported that the Trump administration was weighing a limited tactical strike on North Korea similar to that of the U.S. military’s April strike against the Syrian government. However, not everyone in the Trump administration is particularly happy about the strike proposal, according to Business Insider. From the outlet’s recent report: “Both The Telegraph and The Wall Street Journal have portrayed […]

Tillerson: US Ready for Talks With North Korea ‘Without Preconditions’

(ANTIWAR.COM) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appeared to make a major change to the US position with respect to possible direct negotiations with North Korea, saying Tuesday that he is prepared to engage in such talks without preconditions. Historically, the US has demanded North Korea unilaterally disarm before they would even consider negotiations, something which North Korea has […]

Trump Brags of Higher IQ Than Tillerson, Proposes Taking Test to Prove It

(ZHE) — President Donald Trump could sit down for lunch with a reanimated Albert Einstein and — if challenged — would still boast about being the smartest person in the room. Trump reaffirmed in an interview with Forbes that he believes reports that Tillerson once privately called him a “fucking moron” aren’t true. But in any event — just in […]

The White House Is Secretly Planning for Confrontation with Iran: Report

(ANTIMEDIA) — As Donald Trump takes to the U.N. General Assembly to demonize Iran yet again, the Trump administration is also considering a more aggressive strategy towards Iran behind closed doors, sources have told Reuters. According to six current and former U.S. officials, the U.S. will be looking at more hostile responses to Iran’s forces, its proxy armies in Iraq […]

The US Has New Red Line in Syria — And It’s F*cking Ridiculous

(ANTIMEDIA Op-ed) — In its latest breach of international law, the U.S. is unilaterally attempting to prevent the Syrian government from reclaiming its own territory. From Reuters: “U.S.-backed Syrian militias will not let government forces cross the Euphrates River in their bid to recover eastern Syria, their commander said on Friday, but Russia said army units had already done so […]