Colonialism & Occupation, Education & Society, World History

Cuba Pre-1959: The Rise and Fall of a U.S. Backed Dictator with Links to the Mob

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Latin America’s relationship with the U.S. government has been difficult to say the least. The U.S. has been intervening in Latin America since President James Monroe established the Monroe Doctrine, a foreign policy that prevented European powers from colonizing any sovereign nation in “their backyard” (that was America’s job!). The Monroe Doctrine became…

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Geopolitics, World History

Mini Iran-Contra: The TACA Case

How the U.S. Government and Organized Crime Collaborated in the Arms & Drug Trade in Honduras Ryan Dawson is a Political Blogger and has appeared on Russia Today and Press TV.  Please Visit his Site: www.ancreport.com   *The Views Expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Silent Crow News editorial policy.  

Geopolitics, Global Economy, World History

Suicide Mission: Why a War With Iran Will End in Another Defeat for the U.S. Military Machine

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – On Hardball with Chris Matthews, a U.S. mainstream media program interviewed President Barack Obama and was asked about Russia’s decision on lifting a ban on the sale of S-300 air-defense missile systems to Iran. According to the Jerusalem Post, Obama said “Our defense budget is somewhere just a little under $600 billion. Theirs…

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Colonialism & Occupation, Geopolitics, World History

The U.S-Israel Alliance: War, Chaos and Netanyahu’s Big Lie

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The relationship between the U.S. and Israel in the last 6 years under the Obama administration has never been stronger.  In 2012, The National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC) declared that President Obama’s aid package for Israel was the largest in U.S. history, a fact that is hard to ignore:  President Barack Obama requested…

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Media Analysis, Science & Medicine, World History

The Jonas Salk Polio Vaccine: A Medical Breakthrough or a Propaganda Campaign for Big Pharma?

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – When polio (poliomyelitis) became an epidemic in the U.S. and other parts of the world many people were understandably concerned. Diseases are absolutely frightening. During the 1950’s, polio made the public fearful. In April of 1952, Dr. Salk announced at the University of Michigan that he had developed a vaccine against the polio…

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Science & Medicine, World History

U.S. is Responsible for the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa: Liberian Scientist

A History of Guatemala’s Syphilis Experiment: How a U.S. Led Team Performed Human Experimentations in Central America Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Dr. Cyril Broderick, A Liberian scientist and a former professor of Plant Pathology at the University of Liberia’s College of Agriculture and Forestry says the West, particularly the U.S. is responsible for the Ebola outbreak in…

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Colonialism & Occupation, World History

Creating a “New Israel”, a Jewish State in Southeast Texas

The “Uganda Plan” Revisited? US Congressional Candidate Proposes Creation of Jewish Homeland in Southeast Texas Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News– A congressional candidate named Allan Levene is proposing a solution to Israel’s problem with the Palestinians (since 1948) by creating a second ‘Israeli’ state in Eastern Texas. Yes, you read this right. Eastern Texas. According to the Times of…

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Colonialism & Occupation, World History

Puerto Rico’s Colonial Status and the U.S. Invasion

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Puerto Rico was a Colony of the Spanish Empire for more than 400 years.  After the Spanish-American War of 1898 instigated by the ‘Remember the Maine’ incident, the United States declared Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the Philippines and Guam as its territories.  During the Spanish-American War, the invasion of Puerto Rico took place on…

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Colonialism & Occupation, World History

Hawaii: 120 Years of US Occupation: Militarism and “America’s Pacific Century”

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Many tourists from the US and around the world visit Hawaii for its beautiful islands and its beaches covered with white sand.  It is known for its food and traditional luau celebrations, its native people and its culture.  When you vacation in Hawaii it offers surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, hiking and many…

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