Introduction In the mainstream view, al-Qaeda did not play a role in the Syria conflict until Islamic State of Iraq (ISI) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dispatched his deputy, Abu Muhammad al-Jolani, to Syria in August 2011 to establish a wing of the group there, called...
Can Bitcoin Be Palestine’s Currency Of Freedom?
“Independence is financial,” Abukhdeir told me. “If we don’t have financial freedom, nothing is going to change.” But how do Palestinians buy bitcoin? “We always find the holes,” Abuwedad said. More here
18 years, 5,500 interviews.
I started the old Weekend Interview Show on Radio KAOS 95.9 FM in Austin, Texas on April 12, 2003, three days after the fall of Baghdad. First up was Antiwar.com's heroic Alan Bock. Number 5,500 was of course with the Great Gareth Porter. Full archives here and at...
Pathetic Little Weasel Juan Guaido Again Calls For Foreign Invasion of Venezuela
That's sure to win over the population of the country finally, right? Google Translate version: Hablo por Venezuela: He solicitado formalmente a la comunidad internacional evaluar la implementación de la Responsabilidad de Proteger para los venezolanos, dados los...
Cops Kill Man
Woman calls police to do a "welfare check" to make sure her dad is okay. They murder him.
Danny Sjursen on the Bro History Podcast
"Tragedy in East Baghdad" Check it out here.
Ron Paul asks: Why Was Soleimani Assassinated?
President Trump and Mike Pompeo told us that Iranian Gen. Soleimani had to be assassinated when he was in Baghdad at the end of last week because he was on a mission to plan and implement attacks on US military and diplomatic personnel in the region. But their story...
Breaking: US Kills Iran Qods Force Commander Soleimani in Baghdad
Apparently confirmed by Al Arabiya and a Hezbollah channel in Beirut. https://twitter.com/AFP/status/1212904806601199616
Protesters Break Into the US Embassy in Iraq
On FPF #437, I discuss Iraqi protesters breaking into the US Embassy in Baghdad. The protesters took to the street outside of the embassy in response to US airstrikes on an Iraqi militia. The US claims the strikes targeted an Iranian backed militia that had attacked...
Prison Officials Made an 8-Year-Old Girl Get Strip-Searched Before Visiting Her Dad
Here's a great article about how much the staff of Vice love government.
ISIS Leader Baghdadi Is Dead
On FPF #412, I break down the death of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi. Baghdadi is reported to have killed himself - and three of his children - after being cornered by US forces. I discuss what his death means for the future of ISIS. Trump gave a speech announcing...
Baghdadi Is Dead, Taylor Testifies, SCIF Siege, Hilary Is Still An Idiot
So apparently Baghdadi (founder and head of ISIS) is dead for real this time, the infamous Bill Taylor says the quid pro quo is real, Gaetz lead a siege of the SCIF, Hilary thinks Tulsi is a Russian asset, and we're sending troops to eastern Syria because you know...
‘Caliph Ibrahim’ Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi Killed
Good. Now there's even less excuse for the U.S. to stay in Syria and Iraq.
Fatherhood and the “Luxury of Principles” Ep. 120
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbYUnTsEDlw For Father's Day 2019, I invite other liberty podcasters on to talk about their experience being a father. The prompt: how does being responsible for the well-being of your child affect your ability to stand up for...
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