War

What if the War on Syria Happened in the West?

 “Just because it isn’t happening here, doesn’t mean it isn’t happening.” A new video by international NGO Save the Children highlights this truth in a recent project. The short film captures what it would be like if the war on Syria were to happen in the UK. The haunting second-a-day video features shots of a […]

How America Reacted: Miley Cyrus VS Syria

How America Reacted: Miley Cyrus VS Syria

By: Michael Lotfi, benswann.com. When the Ben Swann team has conference calls we certainly do not discuss pop culture. However, after watching the Miley Cyrus video pop up in my Facebook news-feed multiple times I said to myself, “What the hell, watch it.” After regaining composure from the visceral reaction- I thought, “What is wrong […]

All Wars Are Bankers’ Wars

The United States fought the American Revolution primarily over King George III’s Currency act, which forced the colonists to conduct their business only using printed bank notes borrowed from the Bank of England at interest. After the revolution, the new United States adopted a radically different economic system in which the government issued its own […]

6 Important Stories Silenced by Syria War Drums

6 Important Stories Silenced by Syria War Drums

By: Eric Blair, Activist Post. The news cycle has been completely hijacked by the one-two punch of Miley Cyrus twerking at the VMAs and the relentless march to war in Syria. Thankfully, the Miley Cyrus non-story has receded. But if the U.S. Congress votes against striking Syria and the event essentially fades into the background, […]