Iraq Protest: December 6th to the 12th

November 1 to the 7th November 8th to the 14th November 15th to the 21st November 22nd to the 28th November 29th to December 5th Following one of the most deadly weekends since the protests broke out, the Iraqi Parliament continues to find a new Prime Minister. Fear and paranoia…

Iraq Protest: November 29th to December 5th

November 1 to the 7th November 8th to the 14th November 15th to the 21st November 22nd to the 28th Following the most violent week of crackdowns on protesters, we finally have the prime minister Mahdi stepping down.  This week has been much less violent as the demonstrators celebrate their…

Iraq Protest: November 22nd to the 28th

November 1 to the 7th November 8th to the 14th November 15th to the 21st This very well may be the most violent week since the start of the protest in October.  With the protest spreading across more of Iraq's south, the Iranian consulate being burned down, TV and Radio…

Does ending the endless wars count if you start a new one?

It might.  Or at least it appears that Trump thinks so.  The most popular part of his platform as candidate in 2016, besides maybe 'Lock Her Up', was putting a stop to the needless fighting in the middle east.  So, where to begin?  He has plenty to choose from.  What…

Iraq Protest: November 15th to the 21st

November 1st to the 7th November 8th to the 14th Protest continued this week in Iraq as Protesters inch closer to the Green Zone and begin to occupy more vital shipping ports.  The demonstrations are also sweeping through more parts of the country as students and workers are showing out…

The War with Iran

Oh you didn't know?  Well I guess it hasn't officially started just yet but it's been on it's way.  The US can't just push a false narrative real quick and then jump on in like with Iraq. The false narrative needs to be slowly dripped out over time.  People, believe…

Under the Tree of 'Maximum Pressure'

Sanctions are used as a means to force compliance. There is no debate about that.  Where it gets a bit foggy is in the perception of this weapon.  It is viewed by some as an alternative to war, as a peaceful means to achieve the same ends as a physical…

Iraq Protest: November 8th to the 14th

If you missed November 1-7, click this link. The Protest in Iraq continued on over the last week with more violent crack downs from the State while everyone from the UN to local religious leaders called for an end to the violence.  It appears that Mahdi was not bluffing when…

Iraq Protest: November 1st to the 7th

With the protest reignited in Iraq and the amount of causalities and wounded rapidly rising, it may be hard to keep up with the whirlwind of reports and articles coming out.  In this article I attempt to roundup all of the major events over the last week from the 1st…