Michael Hudson on the Middle East and Libya.

US imperialism and wars across the Middle East and North Africa are always ignored as the reason for refugees to Europe. In fact, the question of why is rarely asked in Europe. Obama offered that the USA will take in a considerable number, but what he failed to mention was that this is not a Federal decision, but one of the individual states. So his generous gesture was just that – an empty gesture.

And it goes on and on. The US is now returning to its policy of undermining and overthrowing the Assad Government of Syria. When will they ever learn to stop meddling in Middle East and North African regimes?

How Western Military Interventions Shaped the Brexit Vote, TRNN, June 25, 2016. Michael Hudson argues that military interventions in the Middle East created refugee streams to Europe that were in turn used by the anti-immigrant right to stir up xenophobia GREGORY WILPERT, TRNN: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Gregory Wilpert, coming to you…

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