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Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered In US War And Occupation Of Iraq "1,455,590"

 

Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In U.S. War And Occupation Of Iraq 4,801

Number Of International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 3,487

Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan
$1,758,058,199,599

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Obey: The Routine Of Obedience
 

"This film was absolutely WONDERFUL! It is inspiring and maddening"

Authority & Expectations
 

Smart and provocative young veteran, Wray Harris, unlocks the sufferings served by the Iraq war.
 

"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

"We live in a prisoner of war camp, that's why they call it a reservation"
 

A Pantomime World

By Adam Curtis

A fake bubble of certainty that has imprisoned us in the west - and is now preventing us from understanding what is really going on in the world outside.

The Power of Nightmares

By Adam Curtis

In the past our politicians offered us dreams of a better world. Now they promise to protect us from nightmares.

“How we can solve the Palestinian-Israeli problem”,
 
  “I simply got tired of western mainstream media presenting the Palestinian-Israeli issue as being complex."

Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

"If Anybody here, came hoping to hear a balanced presentation, then they are going to be sorely disappointed.

"Political Fraud"

Indoctrination By Propaganda Works

Lifting the Veil:
Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy


This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the “graveyard of social movements”.

Surviving Progress

The film connects financial collapse, growing inequality and global oligarchy with the sustainability of mankind itself.

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine

A brief and crucial history of the United States

The Most Honest Three and a Half Minutes of Television. Ever......?

Scene of the new HBO series The Newsroom.

U.S. Helicopter Blasts Afghan Man to Pieces...
As The Pilot Sings 'Bye, Bye Miss American Pie'


It is the horrific moment an Afghan man is blown apart by a US missile.

The Power Principle

Simply brilliant. - This is probably the best film ever made about American foreign policy.

Managing Public Perception - Psywar

The real battlefield is your mind.

The Century of the Self

How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society.

Why We Fight

What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism?

Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

Probing, definitive documentary about Jewish-American political scientist Norman Finkelstein

Stop the Machine!!!!!:
 
A brief and crucial history of the United States.

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

Bill Moyer's 1987 scathing critique of the criminal subterfuge carried out by the Executive Branch of the United States Government

Lives In The Balance : Jackson Browne

"You might ask what it takes to remember
When you know that you've seen it before
Where a government lies to a people
And a country is drifting to war "

American Drug War - The Last White Hope

How money, power and greed have corrupted not just drug pushers and dope fiends, but an entire government.

 
How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel
 
The Fourth World War

Documentary of radical resistance to global capitalism

 
The Israel Lobby

Does the United States in fact keep Israel on its feet? And how long will it continue to do so?

 
John Pilger: 'The War on Democracy'

The story of great power behind its venerable myths. It allows us to understand the true nature of the so-called war on terror".

 
Dick Cheney '94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire

Dick Cheney reveals the reasons why invading Baghdad and toppling Saddam Hussein wouldn't be a great idea.

 
Poison DUst

Poison DUst tells the story of young soldiers who thought they came home safely from the war, but didn't.

 
John Pilger: Truth Game

The worldwide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race is scrutinised.

 
The Road To Guantanamo

Three young British Muslims tell the story of how they came to be in US custody at Guantánamo for over two years, and discuss the Kafkaesque horrors that awaited them there

 

"I Witnessed The Degradation And Murder Of Detainees":

A prisoner of the "war on terror" disturbing allegations of mistreatment and murder.

 
Global Dimming

It reveals that we may have grossly underestimated the speed at which our climate is changing. At its heart is a deadly new phenomenon.

 
 An Inconvenient Truth

Al Gore's Documentary on the dangers of climate change and global warming

 

America Freedom to Fascism

Startling facts about our laws, raising critical issues that Americans must consider if they are to be a free people.


 

Despotism & Democracy : Video

Explains how societies and nations can be measured by the degree that power is concentrated and respect for the individual is restricted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Rise of the Generals
By Patrick Buchanan
Where do we think this demonization of Putin and ostracism of Russia is going to lead?   - Continue

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Washington Plans to Nuke Russia and China
By Paul Craig Roberts
Washington also plans to use agents in place to assassinate as many members as possible of the Russian government.   - Continue

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There Will Be No Russophobia Reset
By Pepe Escobar
Trump may have finally shown his real face, a "housebroken dog to neocon dogma."   - Continue

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Mounting Incitements to War With Russia
By Stephen F. Cohen
Villainizing the Kremlin—without much evidence - is increasing the possibility of a US-Russian war.   - Continue

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The Mother Of All Bombs: How Badly Did It Hurt IS In Afghanistan?
By BBC
"[Dropping the bomb] was a trick to show the world that their mission was going well. - The bomb did nothing.".   - Continue

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At Reuters, ‘Not Refuting’ Is the Same as ‘Seeing’
By Jim Naureckas
“Top US General in Afghanistan Sees Russia Sending Weapons to Taliban” was Reuters’ headline over a April 25 story.   - Continue

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Israel is Providing Weaponry & Logistic Support to Terrorists in Syria: President Assad
By Telesur
Trump is puppet of US ‘deep state,’ has no ‘own’ foreign policy: Assad .   - Continue

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Women Beware: Saudia Arabia Charged with Shaping Global Standards for Women's Equality
By Medea Benjamin
The Saudi regime is notorious for its abysmal treatment of women..   - Continue

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Venezuela Ablaze
By Robert Hunziker
American media claims Maduro is a horrible despicable dictatorial creepy monster.   - Continue

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40 killed, 70 wounded in rebel-jihadist clashes near Damascus: Fierce clashes between jihadists and Islamist rebels near Damascus left at least 40 dead and 70 wounded on Friday,

Kurdish SDF Kills 23 Daesh Militants; The SDF was formed in 2015 as the defense force of northern Syria's de facto autonomous Rojava federation and is supported by the US-led coalition

Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash; This was the third day in a row that clashes have been reported across the tense border after the Turkish military jets carried out airstrikes targeting the YPG fighters in the area earlier this week.

Syrian Kurds call for no-fly zone after 20 die in Turkish airstrike: Syrian Kurds angered by an overall lack of United States action to protect them from attacks have called for a no-fly zone, following Turkish airstrikes on Kurdish targets in Syria and Iraq earlier this week.

Reports: US troops deploy along Syria-Turkish border: It is a message of reassurance for the Kurds and almost a "warning message" to the Turks, he said.

Militants of Nusra Front Attack Daesh Terrorists on Syrian-Lebanese Border; Both sides have incurred losses from the attack which started from disagreements over the control of mountain trails and gorges through which both terrorist sides smuggle arms and militants.

Moscow: Israeli aggression on military site violates international law: Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman affirmed that the Israeli aggression on a military site southwest of Damascus Airport violates international law and is in the interests of terrorists.

Iraq: Airstrikes across western Mosul leave nearly 40 IS fighters dead; Coalition commanders have estimated the number of remaining IS members in Mosul by less than 1000.

Twenty civilians killed, three wounded in two attacks by Iraqi troops, coalition: Activist; “Nineteen civilians were killed in an airstrike launched by the international coalition against al-Islah al-Zeraei district, in western Mosul

Iraqi Parliament to vote on draft to ban foreign armed groups: Referring to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Abdullah said the presence of the party in Sinjar will constitute major issues for Iraq, Kurdistan Region and Turkey, noting that Turkey may continue its military operations on Sinjar.

Rand Paul: The U.S. should not fund Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen: American-built planes with American bombs were used by the Saudis to bomb a funeral procession in Yemen. Over 100 people were killed, and 500 mourners were wounded.

How Saudi Arabia Tricked American Veterans: The latest Saudi tactic—recruiting unaware American veterans to lobby their cause on Capitol Hill—crosses a line and may have run afoul of the law

Palestinian 'day of rage' in support of prisoners: At least 50 Palestinian protesters were injured in clashes with Israeli forces on a "day of rage" held across the occupied Palestinian territories

Israeli newspaper reports Trump will recognize entire Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: Trump will make the announcement during his upcoming visit to Israel, reportedly in late May

Abbas turns screw on Hamas by cutting Gaza's electricity: Abbas's Western-backed Palestinian Authority (PA) told Israel it would no longer pay for the electricity Israel supplies to Gaza, a move that could lead to a complete power shutdown, where 2 million people already endure blackouts for much of the day.

German FM refuses to take Netanyahu's phone call; In a retaliatory move, Germany Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel refused to talk with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after the cancellation of a meeting over Gabriel's decision to hold talks with rights groups.

Facebook Double Standards Enable Targeting of Palestinians: Israel is arresting hundreds annually for their posts - although similar behavior by Israelis is censured neither by Facebook nor the Israeli government.

Nigerian army kills at least 15 suspected Boko Haram militants: The fighting is said to have occured Thursday morning when the fighters attacked a base in Sambisa forest in nothern Nigeria, which had been a Boko Haram stronghold

Suicide bomber kills five troops in north east Nigeria; At least five soldiers were killed and another 40 injured when a Boko Haram jihadist rammed an explosives-laden pick-up truck into a military convoy in northeast Nigeria, security sources told AFP on Friday.

How Obama and Clinton brought slavery to Libya: Their deliberate destruction of Libya was a war crime by all standards of international law.

Qaddafi Was a ‘Hero,’ Says Africa’s Longest-Serving President: The president of Equatorial Guinea, a small oil-rich country in Central Africa, said the failure to realize Qaddafi’s vision was to blame for poverty and conflict in parts of the continent.

Nick Turse, The U.S. Military Moves Deeper into Africa ; Secret U.S. Military Documents Reveal a Constellation of American Military Bases Across That Continent

US kills Pakistani Taliban militants - regional official: A suspected U.S. drone strike killed several Pakistani Taliban militants in North Waziristan close to the Afghanistan border, a regional government official and an Islamist militant said on Thursday

Pentagon: Friendly fire may have killed 2 Army Rangers in Afghanistan; The Pentagon said Friday that two U.S. Army Rangers killed in a night raid against an Islamic State compound in Afghanistan this week may have died from friendly fire.

N Korea 'test-fires ballistic missile'; It was fired from a site in South Pyeongan province north of Pyongyang in the early hours of Saturday morning local time, South Korea's military chiefs of staff said.

US urges UN to act on 'real' nuclear threat of North Korea or face 'catastrophic consequences': Diplomatic and financial levers of power will be backed up by a willingness to counteract North Korean "aggression" with military action if necessary,” Mr Tillerson said.

Trump talks 'major conflict' with North Korea: U.S. secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, is signaling a rare willingness to hold direct talks with North Korea in search of a diplomatic solution.

Sec. Tillerson to UN Security Council: ‘Act Before North Korea Does’; "Diplomatic and financial levers of power will be backed up by willingness to counteract North Korean aggression with military action, if necessary."

Russia says strike on North Korea ‘completely unacceptable’: Moscow tells UN Security Council meeting that any military action to address nuclear proliferation by Pyongyang could have catastrophic consequences

Watch; Emergency North Korea Briefing, Secretary Rex Tillerson Chairs UN Security Council 4/28/17

The power of U.S. propaganda: 53 percent favor military action to stop North Korea nukes program: It will take military force to stop North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, a majority of voters believe -- and they tend to favor the U.S. taking that action.

Trump's demand Seoul pay for THAAD will test ties as Moon presidency looms : Trump told Reuters on Thursday that he wants South Korea to pay for the $1 billion Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) system.

Lavrov warns of consequences in deploying US global missile defense system: "The anti-missile umbrella may increase the illusion of invulnerability and impunity and lead to temptation of taking unilateral steps in the resolution of global and regional problems", Lavrov says

US Missile Defense Allows Covert Nuclear Strike Against Russia - General Staff: "US missile defense bases in Europe, missile defense vessels in seas and oceans close to Russia creates a powerful covert strike component for conducting a sudden nuclear missile strike against the Russian Federation,"

German Soldier Posed as Syrian Refugee, Planned Terror Attack: The man, was an officer in the German Army who held deeply xenophobic views and was planning on carrying out a “false flag” terror attack that he would blame on refugees.

Strike Against Temer’s Neoliberal Reforms Brings Brazil to a Halt: People are setting up road blockades, burning tires in the streets, and protesting the unelected government and its neoliberal labor reforms and austerity programs, with many holding signs of “Fora Temer!”

Obama Has Always Been Cool with Taking Wall Street Cash; But accepting $400,000 for a speech right after leaving office, when his own refusal to take on Wall Street probably helped elect Trump, is still a uniquely bad look.

Charles Hugh Smith Are We (Collectively) Depressed?; Are we as a society becoming depressed as we repress our righteous anger and our sense of powerlessness as economic and social inequality rises?

Warhawk Wolfowitz Guiding Trump Admin On Foreign Policy; Paul Wolfowitz has heaped praise on President Donald Trump’s recent military action in Syria, as well as engaged top Trump administrators via email regarding future engagement in the Middle East

Pentagon probes Trump's former national security advisor Flynn; The Department of Defense said it was probing whether the retired lieutenant general failed to obtain required prior approval before accepting money from foreign governments.

Formerly Imprisoned Journalist Barrett Brown Taken Back Into Custody Before PBS Interview; Leiderman called the impromptu media restrictions “disgusting” and said he believed the arrest was an act of reprisal for criticizing the government.

US economic growth in first quarter slowest since 2014: The numbers were dragged down by a marked deceleration in consumer spending on goods including cars, as well as swings in inventory investment.

Trump Was Set to Kill NAFTA Until an Adviser Showed Him a Map: Trump, who does not appear to hold a great many convictions, flip-flopped in nearly every possible direction.

April 27, 2017

New Spin of North Korea-Syria ‘Axis of Evil’ Points to US War
By Finian Cunningham
Demonize, dehumanize, destroy. That’s the logic being throttled by the Trump administration toward both North Korea and Syria.   - Continue

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Trump: The Madder He Gets, The More Seriously The World Takes Him
By Robert Fisk
Now we await the battle for Korea, forgetting that earlier war which drowned the peninsula in blood.  - Continue

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From Korea To Abu Ghraib - War, Bio-Weapons, Torture And Back
By Moon Of Alabama
Considering the historical record of the United States of committing and covering up warcrimes, North Korea should stick to their nuclear and missile programs.  - Continue

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NYT’s ‘North Korea Nuke Claim Spreads Unchecked by Media
By Adam Johnson
Once again, the essential antecedents of war are being established based on anonymous “experts” and “officials,”  - Continue

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Why Is There So Little Protest Against Recent Threats of Nuclear War?
By Lawrence Wittner
People read about the situation in newspapers or watch it on the television news, while comedians joke about the madness of it all.  - Continue

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Donald Trump’s North Korea Briefing Was a Political Stunt
By Matthew Rozsa
“It felt more like a dog and pony show to me than anything else". - Continue

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Trump Now A Captive Of The Deep State
By Paul Craig Roberts
A look at the propaganda wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people. - Continue

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Palestinian and Jewish Voices Must Challenge Israel’s Past Together
By Ramzy Baroud
The Israeli leader assigned scholars to the task of fashioning an alternative history that continues to permeate Israeli thinking to this day.  - Continue

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Occupation Of The American Mind
Documentary
A look at the propaganda wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people. - Continue

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The Iron Jaws of the Police State: Trump’s America Is a Constitution-Free Zone
By John W. Whitehead
Despite the corruption of Congress and the complicity of the courts, nowhere does the Constitution require absolute subservience to the government’s dictates.  - Continue

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The Looting Machine Called Capitalism
By Paul Craig Roberts
Americans are the least exceptional people in human history. Americans have no rights at all. - Continue

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10 dead after strikes on rebel-held hospitals in Syria: They were among 19 people killed as a result of strikes across rebel-held Idlib province on Thursday

Russia condemns alleged Israeli missile strike in Syria: Overnight attack, reportedly killed Iranian and Hezbollah fighters

Israel blamed for strike on Syrian military installation; Syrian state media blamed Israel on Thursday for an early morning missile attack on a military installation near Damascus International Airport that shook the capital with the force of the blasts.

After Damascus blasts, Israel says, intercepts 'target' from Syria; The Israeli military deployed its Patriot missile defense system to intercept a projectile incoming from Syria above the Golan Heights.

Strikes near Damascus ‘in line with Israel policy to stop Iran arms transfers’ – Israeli minister: Katz told Israeli Army Radio that “the incident in Syria corresponds completely with Israel’s policy to act to prevent Iran's smuggling of advanced weapons via Syria to Hezbollah in Iran,”

Iranian Defense Minister condemns Israeli attack southwest of Damascus Airport: Iranian Defense Minister Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan condemned the Israeli aggression that targeted one of the military positions southwest of Damascus International Airport.

Mad Dog Mattis Will Now Get To Decide How Many Troops To Send To Fight ISIS; After years of tight White House management, the Pentagon will now have a freer hand in deciding how many of its troops are deployed in the war against ISIS and when they are sent there

US pressure could force Britain to join anti-Assad airstrikes, suggests Boris Johnson: Britain could bomb the forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad without first gaining the approval of MPs, says Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

US Says Turkey Conducted ‘Unsafe’ Air Strikes in Syria, Killing US Partners; Turkey, a U.S. NATO ally, conducted airstrikes in northern Syria on Monday night, killing “a significant number” of Kurdish YPG fighters, who have been “very important to the fight against ISIS,”

Turkey says detains 1,000 'secret imams' in police purge: Turkish authorities said they had arrested more than a thousand "secret Imams" who had infiltrated police forces on behalf of a U.S.-based cleric accused by President Tayyip Erdogan of trying to topple him last July.

New Zealand, Australia to Send Additional Troops to Iraq; One-hundred New Zealand and 300 Australian soldiers will be deployed to Iraq next week as part of Operation OKRA, Australia’s contribution to the anti-Islamic State (IS) international efforts.

Two Saudi soldiers killed patrolling near Yemen border; The Saudi Interior Ministry said in a statement that Sergeant Jaber Ahmed Yatimi and Vice Sergeant Muhammad Musa Jaber al-Raythi were killed on Thursday morning in a simultaneous landmine explosion and rocket attack.

Trump has Major Trip to Saudi Arabia Planned, will Discuss Massive Weapons Deal for Saudis: During the visit Trump will discuss a proposed arms package for the Saudis, which would include a massive missile defense system as well as civilian nuclear technology.

Number of Ethiopians needing food aid surges to 7.7 million due to drought: Some areas of Ethiopia's Oromiya, Amhara, and SNNP regions are now facing severe water shortages, in addition to areas where the main harvests had failed this year

10 Iranian guards killed at Pakistani border, Tasnim news agency reports; The militant group called Jaish al Adl, or the Army of Justice, has claimed responsibility, the report said.

US kills 7 alleged militants in Pakistan: At least seven alleged militants were killed on Thursday in missile strikes by a US pilotless aircraft in Pakistan's northwest tribal area of North Waziristan.

U.S. Keeps Its Military Threat Alive : The top U.S. military commander for Asia said in testimony before a House committee that the U.S. was amassing naval military force near the Korean Peninsula,

Pushing propaganda: Hawaii threatened by North Korea now, U.S. commander tells Congress: The Pentagon needs to consider deploying new anti-ballistic missile systems and a defensive radar to Hawaii to protect against a growing threat from North Korea.

Abe, Putin: N. Korea end provocative acts: Putin and Abe said they had agreed to cooperate closely to try to help defuse tensions around the secretive Asian state and that both wanted to see a resumption of six-party international talks with North Korea.

China to go on with drills, weapons tests in response to THAAD deployment – Defense Ministry: "The deployment of the THAAD anti-missile system in South Korea damages the regional strategic balance and stability. The Chinese side is resolutely opposed to this," Defense Ministry spokesman

US test-fires ICBM traveling 4,000 miles to South Pacific: The U.S. Air Force test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile which traveled over 4,000 miles before splashing down in the South Pacific after launching early Wednesday from a base in California.

Armed British police arrest man with knives near May's office: The 27-year-old man was detained by counter-terrorism officers on Parliament Street, a stone's throw from the parliament building, during a stop-and-search in an ongoing security operation, police said.

Finally, crystal-clear clarity in French election: In her second presidential contest after placing third in 2012, the 48-year-old Le Pen deployed all her political experience to spring a campaign trap that her 39-year-old rival fell headfirst into

Crashing Canadian Mortgage Lender Bailed-Out By 321,000 Retired Healthcare Workers; The country's largest mortgage lender, was no surprise that a bailout had been orchestrated, and now we know the source of the $1.5 billion 'loan' - 321,000 retired healthcare workers in Ontario.

Trump’s Tax Cut Giveaway for Monied Interests: Fact: The most notable US growth industry is poverty.,

Still Confused About Trump's 1-Page Tax Plan? Goldman Explains It All: Yesterday's 1-page "tax plan" was a Goldman creation - who better to explain what Trump had in mind than Goldman Sachs, which it did overnight

Trump: Leaving NAFTA would be 'shock to the system': "I decided rather than terminating NAFTA, which would be a pretty big, you know, shock to the system, we will renegotiate,” Trump said before a meeting with Argentina’s president in the Oval Office.

Ex-spy admits anti-Trump dossier unverified: Mr. Steele has not spoken publicly about his disputed opposition research project, but for the first time he is being forced to talk in a London court through his attorneys.

Dems issue shutdown threat over ObamaCare repeal vote: House Democrats will oppose a short-term spending bill if Republican leaders attempt to expedite an ObamaCare repeal bill this week, Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) warned Thursday.

UN warned Trump that ObamaCare repeal could violate international law: The warning was sent to the State Department and reportedly said the U.N. expressed “serious concern” about the prospective loss of health coverage for 30 million people.

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April 25/26, 2017

South Korea Should Give U.S. Troops the Boot
By Jacob G. Hornberger
South Korea will be buried under a barrage of missiles and artillery shells, not to mention invading North Korean troops. - Continue

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Are we Truly Ready for the Consequences of a War with China?
By Nick Xenophon
As both sides' technologies and doctrine create a preference for striking first, the potential for miscalculation is high. - Continue

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Trump’s Bombings May Elicit the Mother of all Blowback
By Faisal Kutty
Rather than stopping the next lone attacker in the homeland, these bombing runs will motivate many more.. - Continue

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Tillerson Vows Forever Sanctions on Russia
By Stephen Lendman
Tillerson, said sanctions will remain in place until Russia returns control of the Crimean peninsula to Ukraine. - Continue

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Debunking Trump’s Casus Belli
By Philip Giraldi
Many intelligence officials have concluded that the White House is lying and concealing what it knows. - Continue

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The United States of... False Flags
By Finian Cunningham
The United States government is the world leader in purveying false flags and propaganda stunts. - Continue

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9/11 Destroyed The USA
By Paul Craig Roberts
Are the people of the U.S.A. so insouciant that they will stand aside while a dozen neoconservatives destroy the world?. - Continue

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In Case You Missed It
Full Text: Bin Laden's 'Letter to America' 
By Osama bin Laden
It is a wonder that more than 1.5 million Iraqi children have died as a result of your sanctions, and you did not show concern. - Continue

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Some 300 Terrorists Killed in Syrian Army’s Attacks North of Hama: The Syrian army managed to recapture some towns and villages in the west-central province of Hama from Jabhat Fatah al-Sham terrorists, killing some 300 members of the foreign-backed terror group.

At least 18 Kurdish YPG members killed in Turkish air strikes in Syria ;

U.S. Kills 11 people, seven of them children: They fled fighting between US-allied Syrian forces and Islamic State militants in Syria's northern Raqqa province, witnesses and local activists said.

IS executes large number of its foreign members in Raqqa: Intelligence sources say that local militants do not trust the foreign ones, accusing them of spying for the international coalition and the SDF which has closed in on the group’s stronghold of Raqqa a

Five Iraqi Peshmerga fighters killed by mistake as Turkey strikes PKK targets in Sinjar, northeastern Syria: Five Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighters were killed by mistake in a Turkish air raid on a nearby position of the Kurdish Workers Party (PKK) militants on Tuesday in northern Iraq

Iraq: IS militants execute 25 civilians in Hawija: Sheikh Marzouq al-Nae’my, head of al-Nae’m tribe, said, “IS executed 25 persons, however, we expect a higher figure as some people are still missing.”

ISIS men ambush Iraq military convoy, kill 10: A local commander said the attackers were disguised as military and took advantage of a sandstorm to ambush a convoy near the town of Rutba, a remote outpost on the road to Jordan.

30 rebels killed in clashes across Yemen: : At least 30 Al Houthi fighters were killed on several fronts of fighting across Yemen in the last couple of days as government forces advance against the rebels in the country’s western coast, army commanders and official media said on Tuesday.

U.S. kills 3 civilians, four suspected militants in Yemen: : Three Yemeni civilians were killed when a drone attacked four suspected Al Qaida militants travelling in a vehicle in the southern part of the country, residents and a local official said on Monday.

'Child dies every 10 min': UN, Amnesty call to stop Saudi-led assault on 'crucial lifeline' in Yemen: "On average, a child under the age of five dies of preventable causes in Yemen every 10 minutes," Guterres said. "This means 50 children in Yemen will die during today's conference,

UN raises famine alarm in Yemen: Sum pledged by donor states, $1bn, said to be half of amount needed to combat 'world's largest humanitarian crisis'.

The Status of Women in Saudi Arabia; We are appalled that Saudi Arabia, one of the worst human rights and women’s rights violators, was just elected to the UN Commission on the Status of Women in a vote cast by a secret ballot during a UN Economic and Social Council session.

Trump says it’s ‘possible’ he will ditch Iran deal: Asked by the AP whether that meant the United States would stick with the 2015 deal, which swapped sanctions relief for a rollback in Iran’s nuclear program, Trump said, “It’s possible that we won’t.”

Air strike kills five in southern Libya's Sabha: medical source: An air strike on a prison has killed five people in a Libyan desert town where armed factions have been fighting along a strategic route from the southern border region to the capital Tripoli, a medical source said on Tuesday.

U.N. 'horrified' by video showing killing of experts in Congo; The United Nations said on Monday it was horrified by a video screened by the government of Democratic Republic of Congo that appeared to show the brutal killing of two U.N. investigators.

Eight police killed in Afghanistan's north; The Taliban have killed eight policemen and overran three security checkpoints in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province.

5 killed in Taliban attack near US base in Afghanistan: Five persons were killed and eight injured in a suicide car bombing, claimed by Taliban militants, near a US-operated military base in Afghanistans Khost city on Monday, police said.

Propaganda alert: Russia supplying Taliban with weapons, top U.S. general: “We’re going to have to confront Russia where what they’re doing is contrary to international law,” Mattis said.

Afghan Security Forces Continue To Torture Detainees: U.N. Report: : At least 39 percent of the conflict-related detainees interviewed by U.N. investigators "gave credible and reliable accounts" of being tortured or experiencing other mistreatment

Pakistan minibus blast kills 10: The blast took place in the Kurram tribal district on the border with Afghanistan. At least two children were reported to be among the dead.

US stokes tensions as Trump sends Cruise missile-carrying nuclear submarine to South Korea: The official China Daily said on Tuesday it was time for Pyongyang and Washington to take a step back from harsh rhetoric and heed the voices of reason calling for a peaceful resolution.

Entire U.S. Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing: Trump, told U.N. Security Council ambassadors on Monday that "the status quo" is not acceptable, and said the council must be ready to impose new sanctions.

10-minute warning: Japan instructs citizens on potential North Korea strike: It would take 10 minutes for a North Korean missile to hit Japan, Tokyo estimates, as tensions between the countries grow. Guidelines on what to do if a strike actually happens have been published online

U.S., Philippines, no more 'war games': President Duterte believes a U.S. military presence of any kind in the Philippines puts his country at risk of being dragged into conflict. He has threatened to abrogate treaties with Washington, but has yet to follow up.

Ukraine; Land mine explosion kills OSCE observer in Donbass: A MEMBER of the European security watchdog OSCE was killed and two injured yesterday when their car hit a mine in Ukraine’s breakaway east.

Russia Criticizes Ukraine Cut of Electric Service to Donbass: The Ukrainian government''s decision to suspend the electricity service to the self-proclaimed Lugansk republic will only move the region further away from Kiev itself, stated the Kremlin today.

Trump: I said NATO was obsolete 'not knowing much about NATO': Trump reiterated that NATO was "obsolete" in January, in an interview conducted with the Times of London and Bild newspapers published just three days before he took office

Two children among at least 16 refugees killed in boat disaster between Turkey and Greece: Pregnant woman survives sinking amid record deaths in migrant boat crossings to Europe

Ivanka Trump booed at women’s panel in Germany: Ivanka Trump faced a tough audience Tuesday after calling her father a "tremendous champion of supporting families" during a women's panel in Germany.

Watch Full Video - - Ivanka Trump at the Woman20 Summit 2017 Germany ;

Venezuela: 2 Dead, Many Injured in Opposition-Led Violence: Alexis Ramirez, from the ruling Socialist Party, demanded justice for both the deceased and the wounded. Four of the five people injured were also shot, including other state officials of Merida's government.

US Has Given Green Light for Coup in Venezuela: Maduro: According to the Bolivarian leader, the U.S. government wrote up a coup scenario for opposition leader Julio Borges.

How Banana Execs Fueled War and Terror in Colombia for Decades: The new records reveal, for the first time, the identities of Chiquita executives who oversaw funding of right-wing death squads.

WTO lets Mexico slap trade sanctions on U.S. in tuna dispute: Mexico can impose annual trade sanctions worth $163.23 million against the United States after winning a dispute over trade in tuna fish, a World Trade Organization arbitrator ruled on Tuesday.

Mexican leftist's party could win key state vote -poll: Mexico's ruling party could be defeated by the candidate of leftist leader Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in a June state election seen as a litmus test for next year's presidential race, a newspaper poll showed on Tuesday.

Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Order Blocked by Federal Judge: A San Francisco judge barred enforcement of President Donald Trump’s executive order withholding funds from so-called sanctuary cities that fail to comply with federal immigration demands by shielding undocumented immigrants.

Arkansas Carries Out Double-Execution Despite Claims First Death Was 'Inhumane': The two prisoners were among eight that the state had planned to execute in 11 days this month, before its supplies of the controversial sedative lethal sedative midazolam expire.

Police State USA: Worth Co. parents to file lawsuit against Sheriff's Office: On April 14th, deputies went to Worth County High School for a drug search. The Sheriff said they pat down all 900 plus students. Parents said the search violated their children's fourth amendment right.

Trump officials pick 'high priority' towns for border wall: Encompassing Rio Grande City, McAllen and Weslaco -- as well as El Paso, Tucson and San Diego.

Sessions: If Mexico Doesn't Pay for Wall, US Undocumented Will: The attorney general suggested that "mostly Mexicans" could see their taxes investigated as a source of funding for Trump's border wall.

Trump Awards Detention Immigrant Center Builder $110M Contract: In a news release, GEO said it would build and run the new 1,000-bed facility under a 10-year contract. The center should "generate approximately US$44 million in annualized revenues and returns on investment."

War is a racket: U.S. Defense contractors make three times private sector wages, numbers show: “The government now buys more services than goods, and it’s outsourcing most of its services,” Amey said. “The myth has always been, 'Contractors save you money.' ”

State Dept apologizes, removes promotion of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago amid ethics concerns: A promotional article for President Donald Trump’s Florida resort that was posted on the State Department’s official website has been taken down after possible ethics violations were raised.

 

 

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US Protection Racket Root of Korea Conflict

By Finian Cunningham

The conflict emanates from Washington and is perpetuated by Washington. Why? To justify what would otherwise be seen as simply outrageous US militarism in the Asia Pacific.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

America's War for Global Domination: by Michel Chossudovsky

The wars on Afghanistan and Iraq are part of a broader military agenda, which was launched at the end of the Cold War. The ongoing war agenda is a continuation of the 1991 Gulf War and the NATO led wars on Yugoslavia (1991-2001).
 

The Plan is for the United States to rule the world: By David Armstrong

The overt theme is unilateralism, but it is ultimately a story of domination. It calls for the United States to maintain its overwhelming military superiority and prevent new rivals from rising up to challenge it on the world stage.
 

Lets Not Forget: Bush Planned Iraq 'Regime Change' Before Becoming President - By Neil Mackay

A SECRET blueprint for US global domination reveals that President Bush and his cabinet were planning a premeditated attack on Iraq to secure 'regime change' even before he took power in January 2001.
 

The president's real goal in Iraq: By JAY BOOKMAN

29 September 2002. - The official story on Iraq has never made sense.
 

The Project for the New American Century: By William Rivers Pitt

02/25/03 - The Project for the New American Century, or PNAC, is a Washington-based think tank created in 1997. Above all else, PNAC desires and demands one thing: The establishment of a global American empire to bend the will of all nations.
 

Memo: Bush made intel fit Iraq policy: By WARREN P. STROBEL and JOHN WALCOTT

A highly classified British memo, leaked in the midst of Britain's just-concluded election campaign, indicates that President Bush decided to overthrow Iraqi President Saddam Hussein by summer 2002 and was determined to ensure that U.S. intelligence data supported his policy.
 

UK Ministers Knew WMD Was "Excuse": By Michael Smith

MINISTERS were warned in July 2002 that Britain was committed to taking part in an American-led invasion of Iraq and they had no choice but to find a way of making it legal.
 

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

Will Iran Be Next?: by Mark Gaffney

Those who have hoped that a U.S. military victory in Iraq would somehow bring about a more peaceful world are in for a rude awakening. The final resolution of this war and the U.S. occupation of Iraq will likely not be the end, rather, only the prelude to a succession of future crises: in Kashmir, Syria, North Korea, and Iran.
 

Does Iran's President Want Israel Wiped Off The Map? - Does He Deny The Holocaust?

An analysis of media rhetoric on its way to war against Iran - Commenting on the alleged statements of Iran's President Ahmadinejad .

 

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