Mike Whitney

MIKE WHITNEY lives in Washington state. He is a contributor to Hopeless: Barack Obama and the Politics of Illusion (AK Press). Hopeless is also available in a Kindle edition. He can be reached at fergiewhitney@msn.com.

Did Trump Cut a Deal on the “Collusion” Charge?

The Obnoxious Pence Shows Why Korea Must End US Occupation

If There’s a War in Korea, Blame Trump

Turkish Invasion Pits Neocons Against Traditional Imperialists

Washington Widens the War in Syria by Provoking Turkey

Trump’s Plan B for Syria: Occupation and Intimidation

Trump’s Sinister Plan to Kill the Iranian “Nukes” Deal

Oprah for President, Really?

Will Trump Use “Human Rights” to Kill the Iran Nukes Deal?

Jill Stein in the Crosshairs: the Russia Investigation Shifts to Clinton’s Political Rivals

Petty, Backstabbing by Washington Sinks Russia’s Olympic Dreams

Why the Democrats Will Run Michelle Obama in 2020

Tom Friedman’s Paean to a Saudi Tyrant Ignites NYT Comments-Storm

ISIS Last Stand; End Times for the Caliphate

Brennan and Clapper: Elder Statesmen or Serial Fabricators?

Is Hillary Just the “Fall Guy” for the Intel Agencies and their Moneybag Bosses?

“Anthem Protestors” Should Stop Mucking Around and Make Their Demands

John Brennan’s Police State USA

Cowboy’s Boss Draws a Line in Sand: “Stand for Anthem or Else”

Where’s the Beef? The Senate Intel Committee and Russia

Washington’s Iron Curtain on the Euphrates          

Uncle Sam vs. Russia in Eastern Syria: the Nightmare Scenario   

Rohrabacher vs. The Machine 

Starve Them to Death: Wall Street Journal’s Solution to North Korea

The Russian Hacking Story Continues to Unravel