Jason Ditz

[audio:http://dissentradio.com/radio/12_03_13_ditz.mp3]

Jason Ditz, managing news editor at Antiwar.com, discusses the possibility of another Israeli ground invasion of Gaza, like Operation Cast Lead in 2009; the unequal exchange of fire between rocket-toting Gazans and Israel’s formidable, US-supplied military; dropping the pretense of Yemeni government cooperation and foreknowledge of US drone strikes in Yemen; struggling to understand why the US is so intent on killing people in rural, agricultural tribal regions (Yemen, AfPak), whose inhabitants don’t even know where America is, much less pose a threat to the “homeland;” and the ongoing struggle in Libya between those seeking regional autonomy and others who want a centralized state.

MP3 here. (19:49)

Jason Ditz is the managing news editor at Antiwar.com. His op-ed pieces have been published in newspapers and other media around the world.

3 thoughts on “Jason Ditz”

  1. What — No one in America owns more then 100 acres?

    A most complex mix is Empire USA, a “Military Industrial Complex” as President Eisenhower did coin it. So, as corporate funded mainstream media has a complete blackout on the corporate rich, why should we be doing the same thing?

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