Stories by Barry Lando

Barry Lando, a former 60 Minutes producer, is the author of "Web of Deceit: The History of Western Complicity in Iraq from Churchill to Kennedy to George W. Bush." He also blogs at subscribe to Barry Lando's feed

Posted on: Feb 1, 2008, Source: Truthdig

What causes so many Jews to turn ethically deaf and morally blind when the state of Israel itself is concerned?

Posted on: Jan 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The prestige of an American President, his ability to reassure jittery investors around the world, has never been lower.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

While Bush was suggesting Arabs might lower their oil prices, they were using their profits to pick up a slice of America's most powerful bank.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Bush is promising the Saudis 20 billion dollars in sophisticated weapons—including 121 million dollars worth of precision guided bombs.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Tony Blair's million dollar deal with J.P. Morgan..and no one's raising any eyebrows!!

Posted on: Dec 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

To our Arab friends: How about buying Gaza instead of Citi Bank?

Posted on: Aug 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: It's a Kafkaesque trial--an historical lie--it should be the shame of U.S. Media.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: The Israeli position is a self-serving myth created when the Jewish state was born, perpetuated ever since by the country's leaders and accepted by Washington.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: A report just issued by the International Crisis Group on the horrific situation in Basra after the British equivalent of the U.S. surge. A presage of what lies ahead.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: It's understandable that there's been no mention in the Baghdad courtroom of foreign complicity with Saddam’s crimes. What is surprising, though, is how thoroughly the American media have played along with that charade.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: There's finally a way that the U.S. and Iran can work together after years of hatred and suspicion.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: The simple fact is that all this debate about a surge and september dead lines is shadow play.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: Billions in Hi tech versus off the shelf makeshift bombs and rockets--in Iraq, Afghanistan--and Gaza.

Posted on: May 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: The havoc still being wreaked by the policies of the U.S. and its allies from the Mediterranean to Central Asia. They've created much it all themselves and they've been at it for decades.

Posted on: May 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Across much of the Middle East and Central Asia George Bush seems to be waging not just a losing--but an increasingly lonely battle.

Posted on: May 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Is anyone going to follow up the possible role of Condoleezza Rice in the Oil-for-Food Scandal--not only when she was with Chevron--but when she also headed Bush's National Security Council? Or will Teflon Condi get off once again?

Posted on: May 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: A leading UK think tank reports that Iraq can never form a unified government in its current condition.

Posted on: May 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: Let's see--name a nuclear power that is dominating the Middle East.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Inside the making of the movie.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Barry Lando: If you want any more evidence of the threat that an unchecked George W. Bush represents to the rest of the world, take a look at Somalia.