GISELA SALOMON, DEB RIECHMANN and MATTHEW LEE / The Associated PressApr 18, 2019
The Trump administration announces new restrictions and sanctions against the three countries whose leaders John Bolton dubbed the “three stooges of socialism.” Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
Robert Scheer / TruthdigDec 28, 2018
"The Kremlinologist" authors Jenny and Sherry Thompson discuss their landmark book, Soviet communism and the real dangers of nuclear war. Dig deeper ( 21 Min. Read )
Paul Street / TruthdigFeb 4, 2018
America does not need another elite Kennedy pretending to lead us out of the darkness of authoritarian capitalism, racism, militarism and other evils. Dig deeper ( 12 Min. Read )
By James G. Blight and janet M. LangJun 23, 2015
Two professors paint a chilling scenario of what might have occurred in the wake of a real-life 1961 hydrogen bomb accident in North Carolina.By James G. Blight and janet M. Lang Dig deeper ( 9 Min. Read )
Richard Reeves / TruthdigNov 2, 2013
The president knew. Presidents always know, but are supposed to be protected from what they saw, heard and did when the best-laid plans hit the fan. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigDec 12, 2012
From the memo detailing the right to assassinate US citizens worldwide to the paper negotiating the Free Trade Agreement of the Americas, the U government has kept many documents classified for dubious reasons David Wallechinsky of AllGov looks at 11 of them. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
By Noam Chomsky, TomDispatchOct 16, 2012
In 1962, nuclear war with the Soviet Union was avoided by Khrushchev’s willingness to accept that the U.S. effectively owns the world by right and may deploy massive offensive force against those who even think of deterring the benign global hegemon. But we can hardly count on such sanity forever. Dig deeper ( 21 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigApr 17, 2011
This weekend marked the 50th anniversary of Cuba's defeat of a CIA-backed invasion at the Bay of Pigs, and the communist nation remembered the occasion with a parade Saturday celebrating the bloody nose it delivered to its powerful neighbor. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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