All Articles on Mike Pompeo

Protesters hold up signs before Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on February 28, 2020. News
"I Don't Think That You are Telling Us the Truth": House Democrats Grill Pompeo on Iran and Coronavirus
"You can't hide behind classification on this one because you can't classify something that doesn't exist."
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Prominent international critics have called Israel’s Jews-only settlements, as well as segregated roads and other infrastructure, a form of apartheid.  (Photo: The West Bank settlement of Givat Zeev is pictured in late December, 2016) Views
UN Publishes List of Companies Profiting from Israel’s Illegal Settlements in Palestine
Prominent international critics have called Israel’s Jews-only settlements, as well as segregated roads and other infrastructure, a form of apartheid.
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Unbeknownst to most Americans, the Finnmark region of Norway and adjacent Russian territory have become one of the most likely battlegrounds for the first use of nuclear weapons in any future NATO-Russian conflict. (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images) Views
The Arctic: World War III’s Newest Battlefield
U.S. troops head for the far north.
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"The Occupant's misogynistic rhetoric is equally as disturbing as the misogynistic, anti-women policies coming out of his administration on a daily basis," wrote Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.). News
50 Democratic Women in US House Pen Letter to Trump Denouncing 'Continuing Derogation of Women' by President
"It is as if you relish the opportunity to publicly humiliate any woman who fights back, speaks up, or takes up space."
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'You Did a Good Job on Her': White House Audience Laughs as Trump Praises Pompeo for Bullying NPR Reporter
"That was very impressive, Mike," the president said to applause during a press conference in the White House.
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. News
Pompeo Denounced for 'Insulting and Contemptuous' Statement Lashing Out at NPR's Mary Louise Kelly
The secretary of state's statement was framed as "a shameful assault on press freedom."
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Activists from the Population Connection Action Fund hold signs as they project a message onto the Trump International Hotel to protest the Global Gag Rule News
Outrage as GOP Lawmakers Push Trump to Intensify Attacks on Women With Broadened Global Gag Rule
"This proposal by a group of infamously anti-woman, anti-choice Congress members is egregious to say the least."
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The current commander-in-chief could never have expanded America’s wars in the Greater Middle East (contra his campaign promises) or unilaterally drone-assassinated a foreign leader, without the militaristic foundations laid down for him by George W. Bush and Barack Obama. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) Views
America's Global Chaos-Creating Death Machine
Mad policies for a mad world.
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Sanctions starve our people of food, medicine, and safety while public figures threaten us with more violence.(Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Americans Need to Hear More from Iranians. Here’s Where to Start.
Here are a few illuminating and emotionally resonant pieces by real Iranians on life under sanctions, the brutality of war, and the recent crisis.
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Gen. Qassem Soleimani. (Photo: Tasnim News Agency / Wikimedia/CC) Views
Three Reasons Why Trump Ordered Soleimani’s Killing
Trump killed Soleimani because he could, because he wanted to reassert American military dominance—and because he thinks it can help his chances of reelection.
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