This is the blog of journalist Ben Norton. Read his writings on war, US foreign policy, the Middle East, the Left, history, and more.
You can also find his articles at AlterNet, Salon, The Intercept, and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR).
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Yemenis outside a house that was destroyed by a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen's capital Sanaa on February 25, 2016 (Credit: Reuters/Mohamed al-Sayaghi)
Bahraini human rights activist Zainab al-Khawaja with her son Abdulhadi, 1, and daughter Jude, 6 (CREDIT: Gulf Center for Human Rights/Maryam al-Khawaja)
(Russia's February Revolution was initiated by women socialists on International Working Women's Day.)
(The US "Patriot" militia is the quintessence of the libertarian-fascist alliance.)
A screenshot from the film, showing the Marikana massacre (CREDIT: YouTube)
Journalist Ben Norton on Democracy Now
"Mandrake, have you ever seen a Commie drink a glass of water?"
Palestinians walk through the rubble of their homes in October 2014 in Shuja'iyya, Gaza, after Israel's U.S.-backed bombing
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