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.

Putin Throws Down the Gauntlet

The Saudi-Hosted “Opposition Talks” Fiasco

Destroying Syria to Create Sunnistan

Putin Must Seek Justice For Peshkov

Erdogan Blackmails NATO Allies

Putin’s Revenge? The Fight for the Border

Turkey Downs Russian Fighter to Draw NATO and US Deeper into Syrian Quagmire

Hillary’s War Whoop

“No Ground Troops to Syria:” Obama’s Smartest Move in Eight Years?

Grandmaster Putin Beats Uncle Sam at His Own Game

US-Turkey Invasion Derailed by Syrian Army Triumph at Kuweires  

Turkey Goes to War

Kerry’s Debacle in Vienna

Everything You Needed to Know About Syria in 8 Minutes

Putin Makes Obama an Offer He Can’t Refuse

Putin Forces Obama to Capitulate on Syria

Quantitative Easing Was a Bust; Let’s Try Higher Wages Instead

Did Russia’s Intervention Derail Turkey’s Plan to Invade Syria?

Putin’s “Endgame” in Syria

How Putin will Win in Syria

Putin’s Lightning War in Syria

Putin’s Blitz Leaves Washington Rankled and Confused

Markets Gone Mad

Has the Fed Lost its Mojo?

Putin’s Line in the Sand: No Regime Change in Syria