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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
$1,744,616,210,446

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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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Red Hysteria Engulfs Washington
By Eric Margolis
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U.S. Pressure To Boost NATO Members Military Expenditure
By Finian Cunningham
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the EU must resist American pressure to boost military expenditure. Continue

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Democratic Ex-Dove Proposes War on Iran
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Rep. Alcee Hastings has sponsored a bill to authorize President Trump to attack Iran. Continue

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James Baldwin and the Meaning of Whiteness
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A Country Run From A Country Club
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Oliver Stone Outlines ‘The Death of This Planet And The Extinction Of Us All’
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Warning: Canada Is Not What You Think It Is
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You're about to be profoundly disappointed, shocked, or both. Continue

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16 killed as Syria presses attack on Damascus outskirts; Syrian government forces have fired rockets at a rebel-held area on Damascus's outskirts, pressing an attack that began the day before and has killed up to 16 people, a medical worker and war monitors say.

Four Russian servicemen killed in car blast in Syria; The vehicle was blown up as a vehicular column of the Syrian troops was moving from the Tiyas military airbase towards Homs, the ministry said.

Trump says he will create 'safe zones' in Syria and get Gulf states to pay for them; President Trump, said he wants to establish "safe zones" in Syria and other places instead of taking people into the U.S., and that the Gulf states would pay for those safe zones, saying that "they have nothing but money."

Le Pen says Assad only choice in the face of Islamic State's threat; "Since we can’t let the IS to take power, there is no alternative to Assad," she stressed. According to Le Pen, "Assad seems credible and he is the preferable choice for France."

Amnesty International’s Kangaroo Report on Syria ; Without providing evidence, Amnesty International accuses the highest Sunni religious leader in Syria, Grand Mufti Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun, of authorizing the execution of “ordinary civilians”.

Turkish army says killed 34 Kurdish militants in air strikes in northern Iraq: Turkish warplanes launched air strikes against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Iraq on Monday, killing 34 militants in two separate bombardments, the military said.

PMUs kill 23 militants in western Mosul, police advance toward strategic targets: Al-Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Units) said Monday they killed at least 23 Islamic State militants in western Mosul, while police forces proceed towards strategic targets in the region.

Army says foiled IS attack in western Anbar, killed 7 militants: Iraqi army forces held off an attack by Islamic State militants on Monday at western Anbar, an army commander said in statements.

Iraqi forces push into ISIL-held southern Mosul: Troops backed by jets battle their way to Mosul airport, as US defence chief arrives in Baghdad on unannounced visit.

Several Saudi Servicemen, Mercenaries Killed in Yemeni Army’s Attacks: Yemen’s army, in retaliatory attacks against the Saudi-led coalition forces, killed three Saudi servicemen and a number of mercenaries of the fugitive former President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, a close ally of Riyadh,

US Hiring Mercenaries with $1,500 Daily Wages for War in Southern Yemen: Reports: Intelligence sources in Sana'a disclosed that the US has sent a large number of mercenaries it has hired on high wages to the Southern parts of Yemen to help the Saudi troops against the Yemeni forces there.

Senators look to new sanctions against Iran for missile development: "I think it is now time for the Congress to take Iran on directly in terms of what they’ve done outside the nuclear program," Senator Lindsey Graham

That shitty little country: Israel settlements road to cut through East Jerusalem: Hundreds of Palestinians will be made homeless to build a road that will only serve Israeli settlements.

Netanyahu: Israel at odds with Trump; Netanyahu told the cabinet that Israel and the Trump administration are at odds over settlement construction, and that a joint team led by Israel's ambassador to Washington Ron Dermer and Trump's adviser Jason Greenblatt will seek to reach understandings on the subject

Guinea: 5 killed amid student protests over teacher strikes: At least five people were killed Monday when police in Guinea clamped down on hundreds of students who demonstrated with stones and sticks amid teacher strikes that have kept them out of class for weeks.

Two killed in clashes between armed forces in Zliten, northwestern Libya; Two people were killed and over three others were injured in clashes that broke out in Zliten city on Monday afternoon between the Joint Security Room in Zliten and another force

South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine; Aid agencies said 100,000 people were affected by the famine, which threaten to affect a further one million people in the coming months.

Pakistan warplanes pound targets near Afghan border, kill ‘dozens’ of militants: The warplanes targeted militant hideouts in the Wucha Bibi area of North Waziristan, the Pakistani army said in a statement. The information could not be independently confirmed, as media access to the region is heavily restricted.

Afghanistan: 10 civilians killed in grenade attack: “Unknown men hurled two hand-grenades into a house in Badpakh district on Sunday evening,” the official said, according to Xinhua news agency.

YouTube video captures assassination of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un’s half brother, Kim Jong Nam: Closed-circuit security shows the killing of Kim Jong Nam last week.

NATO Poking the Bear!Arrival of U.S. 3,000 troops in Poland sparks Kremlin's ire; Some 3,000 U.S. troops, under a NATO banner, are arriving in Poland and six other Eastern European countries in what a Kremlin spokesman calls a threat to Russia's interest and security.

Global arms trade reaches highest point since cold war era: Middle East almost doubles weapons imports, as US and Europe remain the main suppliers and China joins top-tier exporters

Poll Suggests Four NATO States Want Russia to Protect Them From Security Threats: Residents of four NATO member states would prefer a military alliance with Russia, if their countries were attacked. This is evidenced by results of a global survey conducted among residents of 66 countries

Kremlin rejects claims Russia had role in Montenegro coup plot: Russia has hit out at allegations that it was involved in an attempted coup during Montenegro’s election last year, ridiculing them as “absurd” and unsubstantiated.

Germany to tap asylum-seekers' phones for ID checks; According to a draft of the bill obtained by Reuters, officials at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) will receive legal clearance to scan the cellphones, tablets and laptops of applicants for asylum.

France's Le Pen narrows gap in presidential race: poll; The Opinionway poll of voting intentions had Le Pen easily beating her four main rivals and winning the April 23 first round with a score of 27 percent to move through to the two-way runoff against either Macron or Fillon.

DHS Memos: Speed Up Mass Deportations & Prosecute Parents Who Help Undocumented Children Enter U.S.: Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has drafted and signed sweeping new guidelines to speed up the mass deportation of undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States.

Louis Farrakhan Blasts Trump, Democrats: Farrakhan warned: "The forces that killed (President John) Kennedy, the same forces that killed (President Abraham) Lincoln, the people who really run the country, are evaluating Donald Trump right now to see if he can be controlled

Trump names H.R. McMaster as national security advisor; Speaking to reporters at his Mar-a-Lago residence in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump called McMaster, an expert on counterinsurgency warfare, a "man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience."

Shocking rain damage is wakeup call to fix ailing roads, infrastructure, experts say; “It’s symbolic that we’re not paying attention to infrastructure,” Stone said. “It’s a symptom of a greater problem. It all comes down to neglect.”

February 19, 2017

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Rogue Elephant Rising: The CIA as Kingslayer
By David Price
I know no reason to trust the CIA and other intelligence agencies any more than we trust Trump. Continue

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How a Real War on Terrorism Would Look and Why the US Isn’t Fighting One
By Ulson Gunnar
It is also often referred to as the “Long War,” and for good reason. Continue

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Trump Dreams vs Trump Reality – Hopes Still Permitted!
By The Saker
If the Neocons don’t succeed in impeaching him, Trump might still end up kicking some ass. Continue

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Syria - Turks Fail To Take Al-Bab - "Rebels" Die In Infighting
By Moon Of Alabama
At least 90% of Al-Bab is still in Islamic State hands. Continue

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"We Fight for the Syrian People"
By President al-Assad
The policy of France, that started from day one, to support the terrorists in Syria, and is responsible directly of the killings in our country. Continue

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Amnesty Report on Syrian Prison Deaths Questioned by Ex UK Ambassador to Syria
By Sputnik
Amnesty International's report on mass extrajudicial killings in Syria would not stand scrutiny: Former British ambassador to Syria, Peter Ford. Continue

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Joy And Fear: A Mother’s Lot In Gaza
By Nesma Seyam

Because I am a Palestinian in Gaza, I may have to guess where in our home my baby is least likely to be killed.
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Michael Hudson: Finance Really is a Mode of Warfare
Video and Transcript
If you lend money to a country that your statistics show cannot pay the debt, is there really a moral obligation to pay the debt? Continue

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U.S. Health Care System Is Very Corrupt
By Chris Hedges and Margaret Flowers
30,000 people die a year, because they can't get access to health care. Continue

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250+ fighters killed in rebel infighting across Syria: According to a Jaish al-Nasr spokesman, Jund Al-Aqsa recently executed 11 commanders, 56 fighters and 3 media activists belonging to JAA in the provinces of Idlib and Hama.

28 Daesh terrorists' killed in northern Syria; The statement said 41 Daesh targets, including shelters, had been hit by Turkish Land Forces while 11 others were struck by the U.S.-led coalition.

Iraq launches offensive on last Islamic State stronghold in Mosul: Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of the offensive in the northern city, asking the armed forces to "respect human rights" during the battle and to take care of those displaced by the fighting.

Islamic State defense lines in Mosul Airport collapse amid heavy fire: “Dozens of the Islamic State’s fighters were seen while fleeing from the airport, after the shelling,” the source added on condition of anonymity.

Blowing Up Houses, Digging Up Graves: Local people are purging every last vestige of the ISIS's presence: demolishing terrorists' homes and even digging up their graves.

Yemen: Heartbreaking photograph shows baby tied to bed after airstrike killed her mother: A baby girl was so severely injured after an airstrike that she had to be tied to a bed to prevent her touching her wounds.

Somalia Mogadishu car bomb: At least 34 people killed: The blast - which ripped through shops and food stalls - is the first major attack in the capital since the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed earlier this month.

Militiamen kill 25 civilians in ethnic attack in DR Congo: An estimated 25 people, mostly Hutus, have been hacked to death with machetes by militiamen from the Nande ethnic group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. They were reportedly beheaded by the attackers.

11 alledged Afghan terrorists killed by Pakistani forces: At least two soldiers were also wounded in the gun battle between the law enforcers and the terrorists. The terrorists were trying to enter Kurram Agency via Khyber Agency from Afghanistan when they were intercepted by the security forces

Demonizing Russia?: Russia plotted to overthrow Montenegro's government by assassinating Prime Minister : An election day coup plot to attack Montenegro’s parliament and kill the pro-Western leader was directed by Russian intelligence officers with the support and blessing of Moscow, to sabotage the country’s plan to join Nato.

5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police; Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev.

Top intel officials say allegations of Trump campaign link to Russia 'complete garbage' – Priebus : "I can assure you, the top levels of the intelligence community have assured me that [the allegation] is not only grossly overstated, but also wrong," Priebus said in an interview with 'Fox News Sunday.'

Russia Watches U.S. Reassure Allies, and It's Disappointed: “The new American leaders have started to reproduce the negatives that accumulated under the previous administration.”

In Russia, reality sinks in after Flynn ouster: The Russian ruling elite is attempting to sort out the implications for itself of the conflict raging in the American political establishment over US geostrategy.

US Senator Graham urges more Russia sanctions: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has said that 2017 is going to be “the year of kicking Russia in the ass” as he threatened Moscow with a new round of sanctions over Moscow's alleged US election interference.

Ecuador votes in crucial general elections; Voters choose between socialism or change as they cast their ballots for president and 137 members of national assembly.

What Wikileaks Docs Say About Ecuador's Presidential Candidates: The documents offer a glimpses of U.S. government assessments of each candidate, show the long and close relationship between the two most prominent right-wing candidates and the U.S. Embassy in Ecuador.

Mexico could end drug, security co-operation if Trump pushes trade terms, Economy Minister warns ; “You cannot ask me to [accept poor] conditions in terms of trade and then request my help to manage migration issues from other nations or … the prosecution of criminal activities and narcotics.”

Memos signed by DHS secretary describe sweeping new guidelines for deporting illegal immigrants; New guidelines that empower federal authorities to more aggressively detain and deport illegal immigrants inside the United States and at the border.

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.; The origin countries of unauthorized immigrants have shifted, with the number from Mexico declining since 2009 and the number from elsewhere rising, according to the latest Pew Research Center estimates.

#IAmAMuslimToo protest takes over Times Square to denounce Trump’s travel ban - VIDEOS: "this rally today is for America. Do you know why? Because any harm that happens to the Muslim community, which is an integral part of this nation, is harm [upon] all Americans."

Trump Agenda Is Beset by Opposition on Many Fronts: The anti-Trump resistance has helped block his immigration policy, slow his health-care agenda and cabinet nominees, force out a top adviser and a cabinet choice, and make many of his public appearances occasions for raucous protests.

Trump Gets Ready to Pick John Bolton as Advisor; The Bolton selection is being pushed by Ted Cruz.

Fact or fiction? Mental health professionals warn Trump is incapable of being president: 'We fear that too much is at stake to be silent any longer', say psychiatrists

Do these opinions originate from within the deep state? Understanding Trump’s narcissism could be the key to opposing him: It may be unethical to declare the new US president to be mentally ill, but studying his personality is both legitimate and important

Franken: GOP concerns over Trump mental health: Video: Sen. Al Franken (D-Min.) says President Donald Trump's behavior is "not the norm for a human being."

Trump admits false ‘last night in Sweden’ claim was something he heard ‘broadcast on Fox News’: Pres. Donald Trump admitted on Sunday that the terror attack he said happened in Sweden on Friday night was actually something he saw - but didn’t fully understand - on Fox News.

Americans brimming with optimism on the economy: A strong majority of Americans say the U.S. economy is running strong, and most believe the upward trend will continue under President Trump, according to a Harvard-Harris poll

Senior Trump appointee fired after critical comments : Craig Deare, whom Trump appointed a month ago to head the National Security Council's Western Hemisphere division, was on Friday escorted out of the Executive Office Building, where he worked in Washington.

February 18, 2017

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Some Might Call It A “Palace Coup”
By Ronald L. Feinman
Trump’s term will last less than 200 days — the second shortest ever. Continue

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The Stakes for Trump and All of Us
By Paul Craig Roberts
The liberal/progressive/left is allied with the deep state against democracy. Continue

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Flynn’s Head Rolls. Is Trump’s Next?
By Finian Cunningham
There seems little doubt that Flynn was set up in a sting operation. Continue

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Who Americans Consider Their Greatest Enemies
By Niall McCarthy
Iraq and Afghanistan were considered U.S. enemies by 29 and 23 percent of respondents. Continue

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War Criminal
John McCain Systematically Dismantled Donald Trump’s Entire Worldview
By Aaron Blake
John McCain is increasingly mad as hell about President Trump. And on Friday, he went after Trump — hard. Continue

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Who Rules the United States?
By Matthew Continetti
The last few weeks have confirmed that there are two systems of government in the United States. Continue

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Venezuela - Washington’s Latest Defamation - To Bring NATO to South America?
By Peter Koenig
NATO spreading all throughout Latin America. The Natoization of LATAM! – What a prospect! Continue

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Coming Soon to a City Near You: The U.S. Military’s Plan to Take Over America
By John W. Whitehead
No, this is not another conspiracy theory. Although it easily could be. Continue

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How to Convince Someone When Facts Fail
By Michael Shermer
This power of belief over evidence is the result of two factors. Continue

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The Great American Awakening?
By Robert C. Koehler
More people than ever before are becoming aware that “the way things are” must be challenged. Continue

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41 fighters executed in Syria: A Jihadist group has executed 41 fighters from al-Qaeda’s former Syria affiliate and allied factions in infighting between the extremists in Syria’s Idlib province

ISIS claims 30+ Kurdish fighters killed in northeast Syria: Using a VBIED (vehicle borne improvised explosive device), an Islamic State terrorist conducted a suicide attack against a group of fighters from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) near the city of Al-Shaddad

21 Daesh members killed in northern Syria: At least 21 Daesh terrorists were killed in northern Syria in the last 24 hours as part of the ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield by Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army and Turkish forces, according to a Turkish General Staff statement Saturday.

Syrian forces shelling in northeast Damascus kills 9: At least nine people were killed on Saturday when government forces launched a barrage of rockets that hit a funeral on the edges of the Syrian capital,

Desperate IS flee as 'crumbling' Raqqa defences are 'refortified': Islamic State group militants are fortifying their de-facto "capital" Raqqa, in northern Syria, as Kurdish-led forces advance on the city, backed by US-led coalition airstrikes.

Syria and monitoring group blast Turkey over civilian deaths: The Syrian government and an opposition monitoring group condemned Friday what they called Turkey's "crimes" against the Syrian people in the northern town of al-Bab that is controlled by the Islamic State group.

East Aleppo Liberation Testimonies: Hanano, Mohammed 13yrs old : Video - 13 year old Mohammed explains how he feels now that East Aleppo/Hanano is liberated from Nusra Front-led terrorist occupation. He describes life under occupation and tells us that his two brothers aged 8

Airstrike kills 62 IS members west of Mosul: “Today, US-led coalition warplanes bombarded the General Hospital building that was used by the Islamic State as a headquarters for foreign immigrants, west of Mosul.”

U.S. coalition says Islamic State command center destroyed in Mosul; IS says civilians killed; The militant group disputed the assertion, saying in an online statement that Friday’s strike killed 18 people, mostly women and children, and wounded 47.

15 killed in Islamic State attack west of Mosul : At least 15 Shia pro-government fighters were killed in a Islamic State attack in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul, according to a militia fighter.

Air strike on mourners at a WAKE in Yemen kills seven women and a child ; Her face horribly burned and body pitted with shrapnel, Eman’s hands have had to be tethered to prevent her from scratching at her sickening wounds.

Palestinian, 25, dies after being shot by Israeli troops on his way to his last chemo session: No one bothered to keep the young Palestinian’s family informed

Meet the U.S. Nonprofit That Funds the Israeli Guards Who Terrorize Palestinians: Israeli settlements in the West Bank are illegal—but donations to the U.S. nonprofits that support them are tax-deductible

Aoun: Israeli threats to Lebanese sovereignty will meet 'appropriate response: Aoun's comments also followed warnings this week by the leader of the armed Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah, a political ally of the president, against any Israeli aggression.

Algerian army kills 14 suspected extremists killed anti-extremist operation: And the defense ministry says security forces went on the operations this week in order bring to an end these criminal groups and the plague of terrorism in our country.

‘Look, They Are Dying’: Video Appears to Show Massacre by Congolese Soldiers;

Over dozen militants killed in Pak army attack near Afghan border; “15 to 20 terrorists have been killed and 10 to 12 camps of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar and Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (PPP) destroyed in the attacks launched by Pakistan army,” according to the TV.

UN condemns killing of 12 Afghans; United Nations (UN) condemned the killing of 12 Afghans, including eight children returning from school, by a roadside bomb in the country’s volatile east, the latest in a growing number of civilian casualties.

The most deadly Isis attacks in weeks is the one we've heard least about: Video - On Thursday night a suicide attack was made on a shrine at Sehwan, Pakistan, killing at least 75 people.

Russia’s Lavrov announces new Ukraine ceasefire; " We have actively supported this decision and obviously expressed a conviction that this time, failure should not be allowed to take place," Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said

Russia to recognize documents issued in rebel-held east Ukraine: The decision will enable people from the conflict-hit region to travel, work or study in Russia.

Merkel calls for joint efforts with Russia to battle Islamist terrorism: "The joint fight against Islamic terrorism is one area where we have the same interests and we can work together," Merkel said in a speech to the Munich Security Conference, where U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was in the audience.

Pence Contradicts Trump on Russia, Repeats Iran Threats; U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told world leaders gathered at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday that his administration will "hold Russia accountable" and that Iran is the "leading state sponsor of terrorism."

Lavrov: NATO expansion led to tension in Europe unprecedented in last 30 years : . “We need to resume [our] military cooperation. [And yet] NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, surrounded by his deputies yesterday, couldn’t say that NATO is ready for this. It's sad,” Lavrov said.

Top 3 lies told by Insane McCain at the Munich Security Conference: At the Munich Security Conference, US Senator John McCain (R-AZ) used the stage to deride President Trump, tell tall tales about the Russian aggression, and declare the West's superiority over everyone else.

Wilders vows to crack down on 'Moroccan scum': Dutch anti-Muslim, anti-EU party leader Geert Wilders promised to crack down on "Moroccan scum" who he said were making the streets unsafe and urged the Dutch to "regain" their country as he launched his election campaign on Saturday.

Elections In France - CIA Spies On Political Parties, NYT Claims "Russian" Interference; Wikileaks, February 16, 2017: CIA espionage orders for the 2012 French presidential election

Marine Le Pen 'admits' setting up £6000-a-month fake job in the EU parliament for her bodyguard: It was all part of a criminal scam worth up to £300,000 to Ms Le Pen's far-right National Front (FN) party that could now see the 48-year-old jailed

160,000 join pro-refugee protest in Barcelona: Tens of thousands of people marched through Barcelona on Saturday urging the Spanish government to immediately meet its pledge to take in thousands of refugees.

Climate Change Is A Far Bigger Threat To Wildlife Than We Thought, Study Says: A new global analysis finds nearly half of threatened mammals are at risk, up from just 7 percent.

Foreign-Funded NGOs in Ecuador: Trojan Horse for Intervention? NGOs may be seen as do-gooders, but that's not always the case. Rich in resources but export dependent, authorities are attempting to manage the many foreign hands trying to pull the country's development in their favor.

TSA Busted In Massive $100 Million, 40,000 lb Cocaine Smuggling Conspiracy: Twelve current and former TSA officers and airport staff were indicted for allegedly trafficking over 20 tons of cocaine — worth over $100 million — into the U.S. over an 18-years timeframe.

Why Do So Many Americans Fear Muslims? Decades of Denial About America’s Role in the World.

Trump Proposes Checking Chinese Visitors: Border Protection officials are proposing to ask Chinese visitors to disclose their social media ‘handles’ or other identifiers on common social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.

Eight people flee U.S. border patrol to seek asylum in Canada: Eight asylum-seekers, including four children, barely made it across the Canadian border on Friday as a U.S. border patrol officer tried to stop them and a Reuters photographer captured the scene.

First Flight of Cuban Deportees Arrives in Havana from US; More than 680 migrants were deported to Cuba Friday, including 117 on a charter flight from the U.S., the first arrivals since the end of the “wet foot, dry foot" policy which guaranteed residency to almost every Cuban who reached U.S. soil.

Rogue Border Agents Resist Trump Policies: Some border patrol stations have been slow to carry out President Donald Trump’s immigration enforcement executive order and instead have continued former President Barack Obama’s “catch-and-release” policies, according to a union official.

New U.S. travel ban to spare green card holders: Trump official: Asked whether green card residency permit holders would be allowed in, Kelly said: "It's a good assumption and, as far as the visas go, ... if they're in motion from some distant land to the United States, when they arrive they will be allowed in."

Raucous crowds overwhelm Reed town hall meetings: Huge crowds of raucous progressives and quieter conservatives overwhelmed Rep. Tom Reed's town hall meetings in Ashville and Cherry Creek Saturday morning, with the progressives repeatedly interrupting and shouting down the congressman

Trump reportedly shouted at CIA director after hearing intel reports are being withheld: CBS: According to previous reports, intelligence operatives were said to be holding back the information because they believe any information given to Trump will find its way to Russia.

 

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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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