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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

Total Cost of Wars Since 2001

$4,740,378,174,915

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Hillary Clinton on Gaddafi: We came, we saw, he died

 

Madeline Albright: Is The Price Worth It?

 

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Watch the Full Film: The Israel Lobby Didn’t Want You To See
 

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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War With China? It’s Already Under Way
By Michael T. Klare
Even before Donald Trump entered the Oval Office, the U.S. military and other branches of government were already gearing up for a long-term quasi-war.   - Continue

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McCabe's shocking claims prove the bloodless coup rolls on
By Francey Hakes
McCabe’s claims that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was part of this coup attempt are shocking. .   - Continue

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How Much of Venezuela’s Crisis is Really Maduro’s Fault?
By Steve Ellner
Not since Fidel Castro’s early years in power has a Latin American head of state been so consistently demonized.   - Continue

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Pussy John Bolton and His Codpiece Mustache: Examining the Freak Show
By Fred Reed
He feels sadistic delight at starving Venezuelans, inciting civil war, and ruining the lives of millions who have done nothing wrong.   - Continue

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Yes, Moscow Boosts Western Anti-Imperialist Voices. So What?
By Caitlin Johnstone
CNN reports that Facebook has suspended popular dissident media outlet In The Now.   - Continue

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Worshipping the Electronic Image
By Chris Hedges
Trump views himself and the world around him as a vast television show with himself as the star.   - Continue

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Twin bombings kill at least 15 people in Syria's Idlib city

Turkish serviceman killed in Syria

Hundreds of Islamic State militants in Syrian village refuse to surrender, want to negotiate an exit

Lavrov: US illegitimate presence in Syria contributes to instabilit

Deal between Washington and Daesh to smuggle stolen gold from Syria: As it is trying to convince the world of its imaginary victory over Daesh,(ISIS) Washington is still cooperating with the terrorist organization

American and Israeli-made weapons left behind by terrorists found in Damascus Countryside

US involved in smuggling terrorists from Syria to Africa: International Human Rights Commission (IHRC)

Iraqi troops kill seven Islamic State militants in Nineveh

Iraqi security forces kill four suicide bombers in Mosul

IS militants shoot two Iraqi civilians dead in Kirkuk

Yemen: Over 30 Houthi fighters allegedly killed in fierce combat along Saudi border

Yemen's Houthi forces kill 9 Saudi soldiers in combat

UK's weapon sales contributed to killing of 60,000 Yemeni civilians by Saudi Arabia

Watch: Starving girl shows impact of Saudi war on Yemen: Footage filmed on Sunday shows 12-year old Fatima Qoba weighing just ten kilogrammes due to severe malnutrition

US army says still helping Saudi-led coalition in Yemen

Yemen's War Is a Mercenary Heaven. Are Israelis Reaping the Profits?: Israel’s training Colombian and Nepalese combatants, who were recruited by the UAE for the war in Yemen.

Saudi Crown Prince has ordered the release of 2,107 Pakistani prisoners from the Kingdom’s jails

Israeli occupation forces wound 19 Palestinians protesters at Gaza prison fence

Israel evicts Palestinians from Jerusalem home: The Israeli supreme court ruled Jewish squatters were the rightful owners.

Tzipi Livni warns "democracy" is in danger as she quits Israeli politics

Poland pulls out of Israel meeting over 'anti-Semitism' and Nazi comments

Iran: Will ‘immediately intervene’ if Pakistan doesn’t eliminate terrorists

AFRICA

Shootings kill eight in Goma’s DRC, as MSF suspends operations

Boko Haram kills 2 soldiers in NE Nigeria:

Sudanese vendor killed after police fired tear gas at Khartoum rally

ASIA

Afghanistan- 54 rebels killed in latest military raids

Nine killed in Kashmir gun battle days after deadly attack

India blaming Pakistan for suicide bombing in Kashmir without probe:

India gets U.S. backing as it mulls action against Pakistan-based militants

Hate in India: Kashmiris Attacked by Right-Wing Mobs in Aftermath of Pulwama Blast

China Car Sales Plunge Most In 7 Years Amid Global Auto Industry Meltdown

EUROPE

Seven MPs leave Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyn's leadership: Ms Berger said Labour had become institutionally anti-Semitic and she was "embarrassed and ashamed" to stay.

George Galloway slams ‘Seven Dwarfs’ for ditching Labour, says he wants to rejoin party (VIDEO)

UK: Honda Swindon factory 'set to close with loss of 3,500 jobs'

Ford confirms nearly 400 job losses at Bridgend

Angela Merkel : No deal Brexit risks more than 100,000 German job losses

Here’s why Mike Pence got humiliated when he tried to boost Trump in Polannd: “No one any longer believes that Trump cares about the views or interests of the allies. It’s broken.”

Catalan separatists stage mass protest in Barcelona

Spanish warship with guns manned orders boats in Gibraltar to leave: A Spanish warship ordered commercial ships to leave British Gibraltar waters on Sunday

AUSTRALIA

Fact or propaganda? Australia accuses foreign government of cyber attack on lawmakers: "Analysts have said" China, Russia and Iran were the most likely culprits.

GLOBE

Facebook accused of acting like 'digital gangsters' in a devastating report by UK lawmakers

Russia's RT attacks Facebook for suspending 4 viral news channels that broadcast Kremlin talking points to millennials

How CNN Led Facebook To Censor Pages Of Russia-Backed Video Company

In case you missed it: Glenn Greenwald: Facebook Says it is Deleting Accounts at the Direction of the U.S. and Israeli Governments

Tulsi Gabbard: WikiLeaks 'spurred some necessary change'

Scientists discover mysterious new communication mechanism in the brain

AMERICAS

Jair Bolsonaro Praised the Genocide of Indigenous People. Now He’s Emboldening Attackers of Brazil’s Amazonian Communities.

Another coup? Americans arrested in Haiti with weapons: media: Police found rifles, pistols, drones and satellite phones in their vehicle, the paper said.

How the US Coup in Venezuela Is Taking Root in Haiti and the Dominican Republic

How Trump's attacks on Venezuela triggered a revolution in Haiti

Watch: Marco Rubio Warns Venezuelan Soldiers To Let U.S. Aid Enter The Country

Exposed: Hypocrisy of US concern for people of Venezuela - Watch: Starving girl shows impact of Saudi war on Yemen: Footage filmed on Sunday shows 12-year old Fatima Qoba weighing just ten kilogrammes due to severe malnutrition

U.S. Masses Aid Along Venezuelan Border :Humanitarian Groups Warn Of Risks: Humanitarian operations are supposed to be neutral. That's why the International Committee of the Red Cross, United Nations agencies and other relief organizations have refused to collaborate with the U.S

Venezuela Receives 933 Tons of Medical Aid From Allies: Sixty-four containers holding 933 tons of medical supplies, from gastrointestinal medication to prenatal vitamins, arrived from Venezuelan allies Thursday,

European Parliament members say they’ve been expelled by Maduro government

In case you missed it: European Parliament backs US-led coup in Venezuela

Moscow Says US, EU Trying to Bypass UN on Venezuela

Russia's Gazprombank freezes accounts of Venezuela's PDVSA - : This will reduce the risk of the bank falling under U.S. sanctions, a Gazprombank source told Reuters

The Second Implosion of Central America: The decline of global capitalism points to another total economic collapse of Central America, reminiscent of the regional upheaval of the 1970s and 80s.

In a world gone crazy: Abe nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize at request of U.S., report says

Watch - Andrew McCabe: The full 60 Minutes interview

Trump weighs in on "60 Minutes" interview, slams "treasonous" McCabe

Presidents’ Day Can Kiss My Ass: Enough already with the presidents and with our obsession with that high and highly corrupted office.

Watch: U.S.-born Latina harassed by border agent for speaking Spanish

Student arrested after refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance

Maine Gov. Paul LePage ran up a $22,000 bill staying at the Trump hotel

February 16/17, 2019

Do You Believe in the Deep State Now?
By Robert W. Merry
The revelation that top Justice officials considered unseating Trump should answer that question for good.   - Continue

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Is Tulsi Gabbard for Real? America Is Ready for a Genuine Peace Candidate
By Philip Giraldi
Tulsi Gabbard seems to be the “real thing,” a genuine anti-war candidate who is determined to run on that platform..   - Continue

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Understanding Why Iranians Bash the U.S. Government
By Jacob G. Hornberger
Like with other U.S. regime-change operations, no amount of death, suffering, and impoverishment among the Iranian people is considered too high.   - Continue

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Hate Fest In Warsaw
By Eric Margolis
Netanyahu, whose nation has at least 100 nuclear weapons, claimed Iran, which has no nukes, was planning a ‘second Holocaust’ for Israel.   - Continue

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Anti-semitism vigilantes are feeding the far-right
By Jonathan Cook
This degrading of political language to the point of absurdity isn’t accidental.   - Continue

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You should be outraged at what has been done to our country.
By John W. Whitehead
Life in America has become a gut-wrenching, soul-sucking, misery-drenched, demoralizing existence.   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

US kills nearly 12,000 civilians in Syria, Iraq: "Coalition forces" killed 11,800 civilians — including 2,300 children and 1,130 women — in the last four years.

Push on last IS enclave blunted by discovery of 1,000 civilians: Militants are hiding among them and using them as human shields

BBC producer says hospital scenes after 2018 Douma ‘chemical attack’ were staged

Real ‘obscene masquerade’: How BBC depicted staged hospital scenes as proof of Douma chemical attack

From his office in clouded cuckoo land: Donald Trump Claims He Stopped 'Slaughter' of 3 Million People in Syria as He Makes Case for Nobel Peace Prize

Nasrallah: The United States created Deash, while Syrian Army liberated areas from it

Deal between Washington and Daesh to smuggle stolen gold from Syria: Closing a deal by which Washington spared hundreds of the terror organization’s field leaders and experts.

Spain Dismisses U.S. Appeal for NATO Allies to Fill the Void Left in Syria

4 IS militants killed in airstrike in eastern Iraq

Battles intensify in Yemeni-Saudi border: report

Israel training mercenaries for Yemen war in UAE camps in Negev:

Britain's weapons sales to Saudi Arabia unlawful: UK report; The UK is on 'the wrong side of the law' in Yemen by sanctioning weapons exports to Riyadh, the House of Lords says.

Twenty Palestinians, Israeli Officer Wounded in Clashes Along Gaza Refugee Camp Wall

Watch: Apartheid Israel travel restrictions separate this Palestinian girl with leukaemia and her parents

How U.S. politicians use charges of anti-Semitism as a political weapon

Iran rejects 'laughable' anti-Semitism allegations by Pence

Iran warns Pakistan to crack down on Jaish al-Adl: Revolutionary Guard commander says if Pakistan fails to take action at once, Iran will take its own 'revenge'.

AFRICA

Egypt: 22 people killed in an attack in the Sinai Peninsula: Egypt's army

Eight killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

ASIA

‘No One Survived.’ A Taliban Attack Kills 32 at Remote Afghan Post.

22 militants killed in airstrikes in central Afghanistan

US May Trim Over 1,000 Troops From Afghanistan

India's PM Modi warns Pakistan of strong response to Kashmir attack

John Bolton Says US Backs India's Military Escalation Against Pakistan After Kashmir Attack

'Shoot the traitors': Kashmiris threatened after attack: Calls for revenge attacks against Kashmiris after suicide bomber kills 42 Indian troopers in the disputed region.

Explainer - Jaish-e-Mohammad, the Pakistan-based militants, at heart of tension with India

Pepe Escobar: US elites remain incapable of understanding China

EUROPE

Lavrov says Europeans want better relations after Munich talks

French police fire tear gas as latest 'yellow vest' protests turn violent

Spain PM Sánchez sets snap election for April

Italian bond yields jump as lawmaker says Italy may have to exit EU

There are 40 days until Brexit. Where do things stand?

GLOBE

U.S. investigators probing years of WikiLeaks activities: sources

Planet Earth’s Dubious Future: A Massive Easter Island in the Making

The World Is on the Brink of Widespread Water Wars

Radioactive Fukushima Debris Picked Up By Remote-Controlled Robot For First Time

China Plans To Build Space Solar Station: Chinese scientists have revealed plans to build and launch in orbit a space solar station that could capture the Sun’s rays 24/7, Chinese media report.

AMERICAS

Haiti's president defies violent protests, will not step down

In propaganda stunt: US military aircraft to deliver "more aid" to Venezuela border

Watch: "At this moment, humanitarian aid is a colonialist aid to justify the war." Venezuela's UN Ambassador

Maduro wants troops at border with Colombia against US 'provocation'

Maduro Confirms Meeting Between Venezuela's Arreaza and Elliott Abrams

A Nonviolent Strategy to Defeat a US Military Invasion of Venezuela

Watch: US Venezuela envoy confronted by RT America correspondent over past war crimes

ICE halts force-feeding refugees on hunger strike at El Paso prison

First lawsuit against Trump wall declaration filed in Washington court

Phony Wall, Phony Emergency: The White House is thumbing its nose at Congress, the Constitution and the will of the American people

Trump rests national emergency declaration on border ‘invasion.’ Here are the facts

The Alarming Scope of the President's Emergency Powers: From seizing control of the internet to declaring martial law

U.S. to slash payouts from 9/11 victims fund: Future awards will be significantly reduced, typically by at least 50 percent, because the fund is running short of money.

Ignoring America’s $22 Trillion Abyss of Debt: Congress has stared into it and realized it doesn't care. This latest spending bill is a travesty.

U.S. Student Debt in ‘Serious Delinquency’ Tops $166 Billion

Deutsche Bank Reverses Pledge to Help Distressed Homeowners: Deutsche Bank AG has decided that none of the more than $4 billion it promised to spend on consumer relief after the global mortgage crisis will go to distressed U.S. homeowners

Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018

Paul Manafort should be jailed for 19-24 years - Mueller

Top Democrat says Trump lawyers provided false information to ethics officials

FOIA Docs Reveal Obama FBI Covered Up "Chart" Of Potential Hillary Clinton Crimes

Capitol Police crackdown on press escalates to physical altercation: “It was insane, people were getting shoved into walls,” McLeod said. “It was unsustainable. It was violent.”

Vatican Defrocks Former Cardinal McCarrick, Finds Him Guilty Of Sex Abuse

February 15, 2019

Trump’s anti-Iran summit shows just how far he is from the rest of the west
By Simon Tisdall
Does Mike Pompeo realise what a foolish figure he cuts, spouting risible tosh about America as “force for good” in the Middle East?   - Continue

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Yemen Nails US' Venezuela Lies
By Finian Cunningham
The US and its Western allies do not care about humanitarian suffering. Neither do Western news media.   - Continue

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Venezuela - Media Find Trump's Coup Plan Does Not Work
By Moon Of Alabama
Unless the U.S. is willing and able to escalate, the coup attempt is destined to fail.   - Continue

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When Considering Venezuela’s Guaidó, Remember Victoria Nuland
By 21st Century Wire
It’s worth reminding readers of another recently executed regime change operation in the Ukraine.  - Continue

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Ilhan Omar Humiliates War Criminal
By Jimmy Dore
Omar accused the Trump official of glorifying the "massacre" and "rape" during the El Salvador civil war in the 1980s.   - Continue

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Cuba – “The Equilibrium of the World” – and Economy of Resistance
By Peter Koenig
Cuba has a 60-year history of successful resistance against a massive embargo, ordered by Washington, thus demonstrating that the west has been reduced to a US colony.   - Continue

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Pence and the Benjamins: An Eternity of Anti-Semitism
By Chris Floyd
Mike Pence believes, that every single Jewish person on the planet will — and should — burn in the ovens of Hell for all eternity.   - Continue

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Why The DNC Was NOT Hacked By The Russians
By William Binney and Larry Johnson
These disparate data points combine to exonerate alleged Russian hackers and implicates persons within our law enforcement and intelligence community. - Continue

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After Trump's National Emergency Declaration, Legal Scholar Says, Initiate Impeachment 'Immediately'
By Julia Conley
"All you need is one brave member of the U.S. House of Representatives to meaningfully assert that body's Power of the Purse."   - Continue

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Who’s Really Crossing the U.S. Border, and Why They’re Coming
By Stephanie Leutert
There’s not a flood of people racing across the border. The majority of migrants aren’t dangerous criminals.   - Continue

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Break Free From The Corporate Prison
By Caitlin Johnstone
This is not a sane way for people to live.   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

Bomb blast kills eight militiamen in Iraq

Anti-IS raid, bombing kill 6 militants, police officer in north-central Iraq

Iraqi Air Force kills scores of ISIS terrorists in eastern Syria

BBC producer says hospital scenes after 2018 Douma ‘chemical attack’ were staged

Russia calls on US occupation forces to release displaced people held in al-Rokban camp

Russia’s Putin hosts Iran and Turkey leaders for Syrian war talks

Trump to make special announcement on Syria in next 24 hours

Trump boasts he saved 3 million people in Syria as he makes bid for Nobel Peace Prize

House passes bill limiting U.S. military aid in Saudi-led war in Yemen

Senators vote to end US backing for Saudi war on Yemen and to blame the kingdom's crown prince for the murder of a journalist.

Iran's Rouhani blames U.S., Israel for attack that killed 27 members of elite Guards - TV

Pence Accuses Europe of Busting Sanctions Against Iran: Pence took particular aim at France, Germany and the U.K., which defied threats from Washington and set up a special-payments company to in effect circumvent U.S. sanctions on Iran

The US held a global summit to isolate Iran. America isolated itself instead: Witness the Trump administration’s spectacular failure in Poland.

Apartheid Israel might expand covert war against Iran beyond Syria in coming year

Netanyahu leaks video of Arab leaders blasting 'toxic' Iran in discreet discussion

Meddling, anyone? Pro-Israel groups spent $22 million on lobbying U.S. campaign contributions in 2018

AFRICA

Gunmen kill 66 in Nigeria's Kaduna state ahead of vote

Bomb hidden in corpse kills Burkina Faso army doctor

ASIA

Death toll in Kashmir's deadliest car bombing climbs to 41

India warns Pakistan of 'strong response' to Kashmir attack

India withdraws Most Favoured Nation status to Pakistan, says Arun Jaitley

Anti-Pakistan protests emerge across nation after Pulwama attack: Massive anti-Pakistan protests rocked India in the wake of Pulwama terror attack

Imran Khan, Top US Officials To Hold Talks With Taliban In Pakistan On 18th Of February in Islamabad

25 killed in clashes in S. Afghanistan: officer

US won’t pull troops from Afghanistan without consulting NATO: Acting Defense Secretary,

6 people killed in southern Philippine clash

Russia, India to discuss military cooperation next week

Japan aims to expand political clout by creating global military footprint

EUROPE

Tulsi Gabbard presents bill to stop Trump from pulling out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).

There are no independent countries in the world, Putin says : “Do you think European countries want missiles in Europe? Nobody wants it. But they keep silent. Where is their sovereignty?” Putin asked during his visit in Sochi.

Novichok victim Dawn Sturgess's parents tell of their anger and hurt : “I want justice from our own government. What are they hiding? I don’t think they have given us all the facts

Theresa May defeated on Brexit again: PM defeated by 303 votes to 258, plunging hopes of uniting her party around renegotiated deal into chaos

China cancels trade talks with UK in protest over defence secretary's speech

UK: Clicking on terrorist propaganda even once could mean 15 years in prison under new law: UN inspector accused government of straying towards 'thought crime' with law

Spain: Prime Minister Sanchez Calls Snap Elections for April 28

GLOBE

Three hundred babies a DAY are killed in conflict before their first birthday: Charity reveals horrific death toll with more infants living in war zones than at any time since 1990

AMERICAS

Nine people killed in Haiti protest crackdown: Demonstrators, angry over rising prices and corruption, have demanded that President Jovenel Moise set down.

Haiti's President Says He Won't Step Down as Violent Protests Grip the Capital

Inflation Rate Reaches 49.3% in Argentina, Highest Since 1991

Cuba says U.S. moving special forces, preparing Venezuelan intervention

India Vows to Keep Buying Venezuelan Oil Despite US Bullying

Venezuela Receives 933 Tons of Medical Aid From Allies Abroad

Venezuela’s Top Diplomat Enlists Support From Dozens of Nations to Counter U.S.: Diplomats said the group totaled about 50 nations.

Maduro claims Venezuela has engaged in secret talks with U.S. envoy: President Maduro claims that officials from his administration met with President Trump’s envoy to Venezuela, Elliott Abrams, and extended an invitation for him to visit Venezuela

Watch: Ahmed gets told to stop filming in supermarket full of food in Venezuela

Why Does the United States Want to Overthrow the Government of Venezuela?: A look at what drives the US to persist in its interventions—diplomatic, economic and military—against the Venezuelan government

Ilhan Omar Politely Scorched Trump's Newest Diplomat-Slash-War Criminal: Elliott Abrams has supported death squads and genocide in Latin America but can't handle being asked about it.

Trump declares emergency on border, eyes $8B for wall

Trump's disgraceful 'national emergency' was inevitabile: Donald Trump is crossing an egregious line of presidential overreach unprecedented in history that could have dire repercussions for years to come.

California Governor to Trump on National Emergency at Border: ‘See You in Court’

Pelosi slams Trump's national emergency over border wall – video

Ocasio-Cortez, Joaquin Castro Plan Bill to Block Trump’s Emergency Declaration

Trump's declaring a national emergency is forcing a constitutional crisis: Now, the courts will decide who really has the power over the wall.

A majority in every state except Vermont failed U.S. Citizenship test: More than half of those in every other state failed, and in Washington, D.C., 58 percent failed, said the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, which does the survey.

Rep. Omar fires back after Trump calls for her resignation: 'You have trafficked in hate your whole life'

Judge gags Roger Stone from Mueller comments around D.C. courthouse

Foreign Investors Dump Record Amount Of Treasuries

Payless To Close All 2,300 Stores Amid Bankruptcy Plans: Report

Will ‘basic income’ become the California norm? Stockton starts $500 no-strings payments

California Nightmare: Over Half Of The People Living In The State Wish They Could Leave

February 13/14, 2019

U.S. military intervention in Venezuela 'not an option': lawmaker
By Patricia Zengerle and Doina Chiacu
The self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela might want to take a closer look at who his foreign friends are. - Continue

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Venezuela Envoy Elliott Abrams Lose His Cool During Tense Exchange With Rep. Ilhan Omar
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"I fail to understand why members of this committee or the American people should find any testimony that you give today to be truthful." Rep. Ilhan Omar. - Continue

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Starving Venezuela into Submission
By Israel Shamir
First, you starve people; then you bring them humanitarian aid. - Continue

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We’ve seen the west’s approach to Venezuela before – in Syria, Egypt, Afghanistan, need I go on?
By Robert Fisk
The self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela might want to take a closer look at who his foreign friends are. - Continue

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The Deep Hurt: Lessons From American Coups
By Michael Welton
American imperialists truly believe that they are superior and that the world would become a better place if nations submitted to their leadership. - Continue

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Being Marco Rubio
By Philip Giraldi
The boyish senator from Florida is owned by the Israel Lobby. - Continue

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Pro-Israel Lobby Caught on Tape Boasting That Its Money Influences Washington
By Ryan Grim
Leaders of the pro-Israel lobby speak openly about how they use money to influence the political process. - Continue

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Unity and Exceptionalism: Trump’s State of Union Flurries
By Dr. Binoy Kampmark
The paradox of US living is that it supposedly reconciles middle class living with horrendous swathes of indigence and an active food stamp culture. - Continue

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70 killed or injured in US-led airstrike in Syria

US bombs mosque as Syria battle intensifies

Russia to supports Syria action at Security Council against US-led airstrikes

Jihadist rebels allegedly use chemical weapons against Syrian gevernment Army in southeast Idlib:

Netanyahu confirms Israel attacked Iranian targets in Syria

Policeman killed in IS attack in eastern Iraq

Iraqi PM rejects presence of foreign military bases in Iraq

Bomb kills 40+ people in Iran's South

Clandestine US Program To Sabotage Iranian Missiles, Rockets Revealed In Leak To NYT

The International Court of Justice rules Iran has legal claim to $2bn in assets frozen by US

The Suffering of the Iranian People Has “Made in USA” Stamped on It

Many nations snubbing US anti-Iran Poland summit:

‘US is trying to break up Europe’: Controversial Iran conference opens in Poland

In case you missed it: Poland Excludes Tehran From Warsaw's Iran Conference

Heading to Warsaw, Netanyahu hopes summit brings Arab ties out into the open

Ilhan Omar under attack for telling truth about Israel lobby

How Israel lobby fakes campus anti-Semitism

Israeli Rabbinate Accused of Using DNA Testing to Prove : 'It is really terrifying thinking where this could lead,' advocate warns.

Yemen: 8 fishermen killed by Saudi-led air raid

“We Will Not Stand Idly By”: Yemenis Outraged by Latest Saudi Attack on Fishermen off Hodeida

Roadside bomb kills 3 UAE-backed Yemeni security personnel

In rebuke to President Trump, House approves measure to force U.S. withdrawal from Yemen

US Senate proposal would block Saudi path to atomic weapon in nuclear deal

EU Adds Saudi Arabia to Dirty-money Blacklist, Upsets UK

ASIA

15 including 12 militants killed in N. Afghan province

Taliban announce surprise talks with US in Pakistan capital

EUROPE

US senators re-introduce Russian sanctions 'bill from hell'

Senate has uncovered no direct evidence of conspiracy between Trump campaign and Russia

Watch: Tucker: There was no Russian collusion: We've spent two years perpetuating a fraud, and they are still doing it. What is this?

GLOBE

Antarctica is ticking TIME BOMB and could unleash 20 FEET global sea level rise - WARNING

Earth’s sea levels are due for a dramatic rise, scientists warn

AMERICAS

6 killed, dozens escape prison amid Haiti protests

Argentina: President Macri's Recession Kills 82 Companies a Day: 2,536 stores closed in the capital of Argentina and the Province of Buenos Aires in the first month of this year.

Mexicans Living as 'Slaves' in Canada, Granted Temp Work Permit: 43 Mexican immigrants - who were found living under conditions of "modern slavery," have been granted temporary work permits by the Government of Canada.

Armed Services chairman says U.S. could use military force in Venezuela if Russia intervenes

Russian FM Warns Pompeo of Meddling in Venezuela's Internal Affairs

US has lost all sense of shame: Lavrov slams Washington for coddling Venezuelan opposition

Caracas says ready for dialogue, rejects Montevideo document as biased : President Nicolas Maduro has expressed readiness to sit down with the opposition with no preconditions and seek a solution to the political crisis

China Denies Talks With Venezuela Opposition, Slams Western Media "Fake News" Ethic

Venezuela hopes to create non-dollar trading bloc: Venezuela hopes to create a trade bloc consisting of China, India and Russia to help the South American country settle oil payments in currencies other than the dollar

President Erdogan says Venezuelan gold to be processed in Turkey

Senate has uncovered no direct evidence of conspiracy between Trump campaign and Russia

House Democrats plan vast Russia probe: Mueller is just the beginning. House Democrats plan a vast probe of President Trump and Russia — with a heavy focus on money laundering — that will include multiple committees and dramatic public hearings, and could last into 2020.

Pentagon Seeks Massive Increase for ‘Slush Fund’ War Account: U.S. Defense Department is planning to ask Congress for a massive increase to a controversial war account often criticized as a “slush fund” in order to circumvent mandatory spending limits

U.S. National debt tops $22 trillion for the first time as experts warn of ripple effects: Proof the country is on an unsustainable financial path that could jeopardize the economic security of every American.

A record number of Americans are 90 days behind on their car payments

Amazon will pay $0 in federal income taxes for the second year in a row

US police kill 1,000 people every year - report

Major Western Cities Are Becoming Uninhabitable Hellholes

Texas children found in dog cage placed in foster care

Smoking cannabis in your teens IS linked to depression in later life:

February 12, 2019

Russiagate Is Finished
By Moon Of Alabama
Nothing, zero, nada was found to support the conspiracy theory. The Trump campaign did not collude with Russia. - Continue

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RIP INF Treaty: Russia’s Victory, America’s Waterloo
By Dmitry Orlov
The Russian Federation decisively defeated the United States in the battle for Eurasia—from Lisbon to Vladivostok and from Murmansk to Mumbai. - Continue

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Trump is White Supremacist: Maduro
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"I call on the people of the world to wake up, open your eyes"   - Continue

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Western Media Fall in Lockstep for Cheap Trump/Rubio Venezuela Aid PR Stunt
By Adam Johnson
The U.S. is dusting off its 1980s’ Contra-backing Cold War playbook.   - Continue

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President Starts a War? Congress Yawns. Threatens to End One? Condemnation!
By Ron Paul
Why is Congress so quick to anger when the president finally seeks to end the longest war in US history?   - Continue
Pelosi Pulls anti-Semetic Card - as Freshman Lawmaker States The Facts
By MelanieZanona and Heather Caygle
The Minnesota Democrat implied lawmakers' support for Israel is driven by campaign donations from pro-Israel groups.   - Continue

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Former Israeli spies tried to influence local US election: Report
By Press TV and New Yorker
The company tried to influence local elections in the US in favor of private clients, using smear campaigns and other methods including fake websites.   - Continue

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Yes of course Israel is interfering in British politics
By Asa Winstanley
“Why is this #Israel interference in domestic UK politics acceptable? - Continue

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The Great Con of American Patriotism
By Robert Scheer, Danny Sjursen and Ron Kovic:
Listen to their brutally honest discussion about the age of the “forever wars” and the current state of the military-industrial complex.   - Continue

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Starving For Justice
By A. Naomi Paik
ICE detainees on hunger strike are being force-fed, just like Guantánamo detainees before them.   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

U.S. Coalition killed/injured 70 civilians in new massacre in Deir Ezzor countryside

U.S. Merceneiress kill 16 'Civilians in push to defeat ISIL: 16 civilians, including seven children, were killed in air attacks launched by a US-backed coalition

Syria demands international action against coalition’s continued crimes

Senior Indonesian member of Daesh killed in Syria

Israel kills two Iranian soldiers in Syria

Syrian state media says Israel fires missiles in southern province

Russian official: Israeli airstrikes on Syria ‘unlawful,’ cannot be justified

U.S.pulling equipment out of Syria in preparation for a troop withdrawal :

Iraq mobilization forces kill two IS members in Diyala

76 Yemenis killed during breaches of Hodeidah cease-fire

Five Houthis killed by Yemen forces

Trump objects to ending U.S. support for Saudis war on Yemen

EU officials snub US anti-Iran conference

Not-So-Veiled Threat of War as John Bolton Says Iran May Not Have 'Many More Anniversaries to Enjoy'

Watch: A trip down Israel's new Apartheid Road

‘It was definitely about the Benjamins’ — former campaign staffer details AIPAC’s far-reaching financial power

Should U.S. congress force American businesses to sign a pledge that they won't boycott Israel for its human rights record & military occupation? 75% Say N0:

In case you missed it: The Lobby: Young Friends of Israel: Al Jazeera goes undercover inside the Israel Lobby in Britain.

Private Mossad for Hire: Inside an effort to influence American elections, starting with one small-town race.

France energy giant attacked by Israel over ‘boycott’

AFRICA

Libya: 7 civilians killed as Haftar prolongs fighting in Derna

ASIA

32 killed as Afghan gov't forces, Taliban increase activities

Suspected militants kill 4 police in Pakistan

US Allies Japan and South Korea see Washington as ‘major threat’ to global security

EUROPE

Senate has uncovered no direct evidence of conspiracy between Trump campaign and Russia

"Dangerous Idea": Russia Slams Plans To Hold US-Ukrainian Drills In Black Sea

Russian parliament approves bill to isolate country's internet: Bill intended to better position the country to fend off potential cyberattacks from abroad, particularly from the US.

Macedonia Raises NATO Flag After Accession Protocol Signed

Watch: Corbyn: PM 'playing chicken with people's livelihoods' - Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn says the "country facing biggest crisis in a generation" and Ms May is "recklessly running down the clock".

Integrity Initiative: New leaks show UK-funded project sought £5.5m for Balkans influence campaign

Catalan leaders go on trial in Madrid over independence bid

GLOBE

Roger Waters calls on people to demonstrate in Australia to defend Julian Assange

Doctor claims Holocaust victims were better off than Australia’s off-shore asylum seekers

US raises alarm over threats to space supremacy; Russia, China, North Korea and Iran developing technologies to counter US' galactic dominance, Pentagon report says.

China: US seeking to turn space into ‘battlefield’

Insects are dying off at record rates — an ominous sign we're in the middle of a 6th mass extinction

AMERICAS

No word from Haiti's president as fear paralyzes capital

Venezuela’s Guaido says he is working to restore ties with Israel

In case you missed it: US-Led Economic War, Not Socialism, Is Tearing Venezuela Apart: Americans have been trained by decades of Cold War propaganda to look for any confirmation that ‘socialism means poverty.’ But in the case of Venezuela and other states not governed by the free market, this cliche simply doesn’t ring true.

Venezuela: A Diplomatic Coup?; VA’s on-the-ground journalist Paul Dobson explains why Guaido’s attempted coup has had next to no impact within Venezuela.

Study: 80% of Venezuelans Oppose Foreign Intervention

Corruption case entangles Canadian PM Trudeau: Trudeau pressured the country’s former attorney general to help engineering firm SNC-Lavalin avoid a criminal prosecution over foreign bribery and fraud charges.

California pulls most National Guard troops from U.S.-Mexico border

Trump Calls For Rep. Omar To Resign As Conservatives Fume Over Democrat Double-Standards

Negotiators reach deal ‘in principle’ to avert shutdown

Trump: 'We're building the wall anyway' - BBC News

FBI General Counsel Talked to Hillary Clinton’s Lawyer about Comey’s Letter on Weiner Laptop Clinton Emails

Medical Expenses Contribute To Two-Thirds Of Bankruptcy Filings In U.S.: Most Americans “just one serious illness away from bankruptcy.”

Southern Baptists’ sexual abuse scandal prompts calls for criminal investigations, comparisons to Catholics

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Key Articles

ICH: Meet The Man Who Made Trump President

Zionism's Jewish Enemy

Video

Alan Hart Interviews Professor Ilan Pappe, Israel’

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 .

 

  "Rebuilding America's Defenses"
Blueprint of the PNAC Plan for U.S. Global Hegemony


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