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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

$4,742,731,881,655

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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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Investigating Venezuela’s Hunger Crisis: Max Blumenthal Tours a Supermarket in Caracas
Must Watch
The corporate media claims Venezuela has no basic food or supplies, so Max investigated — at a giant supermarket in Caracas.   Continue

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Codepink Disrupts Venezuela’s Illegitimate ‘US Ambassador’
Watch
Medea Benjamin walked on stage and grabbed the mic: “These people are a fraud. They don’t represent the Venezuelan people.   Continue

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War On Venezuela Is Built On A Lie
By John Pilger
A war has been declared on Venezuela, of which the truth is "too difficult" to report..   Continue

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"Déjà vu all over again" - Yogi Berra
Venezuela - Abrams To Make Sure Humanitarian Aid Flights Are "Strictly By The Book"
By Moon Of Alabama
Special Representative Abrams will lead a U.S. government delegation to accompany humanitarian supplies to be transported from Florida to Colombia by military aircraft.   Continue

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How the Russiagate Investigation Is Sovietizing American Politics
By Stephen F. Cohen
If this is not an un-American political inquisition, it is hard to say what would be.   Continue

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Netanyahu Now Endorses Jewish Fascism. U.S. Jews, Cut Your Ties With Him Now
By Etan Nechin
"They might be anti-Semites, but they’re on our side." Continue

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Anti-semitism is cover for a much deeper divide in Britain's Labour party
By Jonathan Cook
Breakaway MPs hope that smearing Corbyn will obscure the fact that they are remnants of an old political order bankrupt of ideas.   Continue

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Middle East

20 killed as ISIS car bomb hits US-backed forces in Syria

Trump just reversed his decision to pull all US troops out of Syria: He’s decided to keep a 400-strong contingent in the country — for now.

Terrorism trial collapses after MI6 role revealed: A Swedish national accused of attending a terrorist training camp in Syria has walked free from court after his barrister argued that MI6 had supported his rebel faction.

Syrians returning home after years of fleeing war: After years of people fleeing Syria and its civil war, there are now long queues to enter the country each day.

Washington blocks the exit of displaced Syrians from al-Rukban camp

Daesh slips into Iraq to fight another day

9 civilians killed, 13 wounded in war-torn Yemen: UN

What are british soldiers doing in Yemen? 2 SAS soldiers on "aid" mission injured in roadside bombing

Iranians are paying for US sanctions with their health

Watch: Israel occupation forces kill Palestinian teenager at Gaza protest

UNESCO may send delegation to see Israel violations of Jerusalem

PA calls on EU to intervene after Israel withholds taxes

Why Racist Rabbi Meir Kahane Is Roiling Israeli Politics 30 Years After His Death

The submission of Western governments and their media to Israel?

AFRICA

52 Egyptians executed on political charges, 50 more await death

Bashir declares yearlong state of emergency in Sudan

Force loyal to Haftar takes key oil field in south Libya

ASIA

Bangladesh: 110 killed in Fire at Historical Area of Dhaka

‘The Afghan Government Is as Corrupt as Governments Come’

India to cut water to Pakistan as Kashmir conflict escalates

EUROPE

Putin to U.S. - I'm ready for another Cuban Missile-style crisis if you want one

Russia charges top U.S. investor Michael Calvey with fraud

Watch: Russian Foreign Ministry news briefing (streamed live)

Labour anti-Semitism claims: Jewish group backs Corbyn

Ireland publishes no-deal Brexit bill it hopes it won't need

GLOBE

Julian Assange granted new passport by Australia amid ongoing international impasse: Report

World's food supply under 'severe threat' from loss of biodiversity

Smartphone Apps Sending "Intensely Personal Information" To Facebook - Whether Or Not You Have An Account: For example, Flo Health Inc.'s - which boasts 25 million active users, was sending Facebook information on when women were having their periods

AMERICAS

Venezuela: 2 killed in clashes with Police

Venezuela Announces Arrival of 7.5 Tons of Medicine

Former UN rapporteur says US sanctions are illegal and could amount to “crimes against humanity”

Watch; An Ocean of Lies on Venezuela: Abby Martin & UN Rapporteur Expose Coup

US Air Freight Company that Smuggled Weapons Into Venezuela Linked to CIA “Black Site” Renditions

US imports of ‘sanctioned’ Venezuelan oil surge fivefold ; The sanctions block payments to Venezuela’s oil directed to deposit all transactions in a account, to which the company doesn’t have access.

Venezuelan Official Breaks With Maduro: The former chief of Venezuela’s military intelligence pledged his support for U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó

Watch: This Is A War For Regime Change: Professor Boaventura de Sousa Santos

Dems slam Sanders over Maduro stance : Florida Democrats are denouncing Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders for refusing to call Venezuelan strongman Nicolas Maduro a dictator

Nicaragua's Ortega says he will restart talks with opponents

Group of American mercenaries detained in Haiti on weapons charges brought back to US, arrested upon landing

Activists Describe Dire Conditions for Refugees in Tijuana

Tijuana sees increase in murders for 2018: The center said a record 2,518 people were killed here in 2018 — nearly seven times the total in 2012.

How the US government created a fake university to snare immigrant students

CIA gave details of 9/11 suspect's secret torture to film-makers, lawyers say

Mueller won't submit report to attorney general next week, DOJ official tells NBC News

US banks made $28 billion in extra profits thanks to GOP tax bill

February 21, 2019

Putin on National Defense: Threats or a Bid to Negotiate on Arms Control?
By Gilbert Doctorow
Putin allowed himself to mock Europe as US “satellites.”   Continue

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If Truth Is Politicized, All Is Lost
By Paul Craig Roberts
Trump has allowed the crazed neocons to raise the likelihood of nuclear Armageddon to near certainty.   Continue

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Venezuela – US Attack Imminent?
By Peter Koenig
Trump calls to assassinate those who stand behind the legitimate President of Venezuela – and the rest of the world just looks on.   Continue

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Trump Likes 'Beautiful' Border Walls - Venezuela Should Build Him One
By Moon Of Alabama
On Saturday, the U.S. proxy crowd will try to cross the border, some sniper shooting is likely to happen while dozens of cameras roll.   Continue

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Remember the Maine?
By Adam Graham
How to portray a crisis to justify proceeding toward a desired intervention.   Continue

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The Iran nuclear deal with Scott Ritter
By Chris Hedges and Scott Ritter
Trump's decision to break the Iran deal threatens to the world.   Continue

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Netanyahu Just Invited Israel’s Equivalent Of The KKK To Join The Government
By Aiden Pink
These are people who believe that Jewish sovereignty depends on the oppression, ethnic cleansing and even murder of Israel’s Arab population.   Continue

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Israel running campaign against Jeremy Corbyn
By Asa Winstanley
The latest evidence of an Israeli campaign of psychological warfare against the UK’s main opposition party.   Continue

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The Israel lobby is built on the biggest guilt trip in the world
By Philip Weiss
The American guilt trip never ends.   Continue

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In countries destroyed by the West, people should stop admiring the U.S. and Europe
By Andre Vltchek
Are we dealing with the so-called “Stockholm Syndrome” here? Most likely, yes. The victim falls in love with her or his tormentor.   Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

20 killed by car bomb in eastern Syria's Deir el-Zour

Six killed in car bombings in Syrian rebel-held northwest: A 10-year-old girl and a man were killed and at least 20 people were wounded when a car bomb was detonate

Syria forces try to free last civilians from IS holdout

Allies ‘unanimously’ say they won’t stay in Syria after U.S. troops withdraw: America’s closest European allies have turned down a Trump administration request to fill the gap with their own troops, according to U.S. and foreign officials.

Syria Says U.S. Allies Won't Help With Reconstruction

UK admits to resettling 100 “White Helmets” members: The UK has rehomed some 100 members of the “White Helmets” terrorist group and their families who were evacuated from Syria last July

More than 150 IS militants handed over to Iraq from Syria

5 Islamic State militants killed in clashes with tribal fighters in western Iraq

5 IS militants killed in airstrikes in Iraq's central provinces of Salahuddin and Diyala,

Germany refuses to bow to UK pressure to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Iran claims it hacked and controlled US drones, shows footage from missions as proof (VIDEO)

Act of war: ‘US Warns Travel Agencies against Arranging Tours of Iran’: “This time the US has blatantly threatened Iran’s tourism industry. Foreign travel agencies are not allowed to take anyone on a tour of Iran

Propaganda alert: State Department uses social media targeted at Iranian citizens to pressure government

Netanyahu boosts racist far-right party with pre-election deal: Netanyahu succeeded in paving the way for Jewish supremacists from the "Jewish Power" party to make it into the next Knesset.

AFRICA

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills at least 14 loggers near Maiduguri

Egypt army says 8 jihadists killed in Sinai

3 soldiers killed as Libyan army clashes with Chadian militants in southern Libya

Libya: Haftar's forces murder director of Murzuq security department

AFRICOM Adds Logistics Hub in West Africa, Hinting at an Enduring US Presence

ASIA

4 killed, 5 injured in N. Afghan clashes ,

Fact or propaganda? Kim Jong Un Purges North Korean Elite in Violent Crackdown

India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters from Russia - RIA

EUROPE

Putin to U.S.: I'm ready for another Cuban Missile-style crisis if you want one: Russia threatened to place hypersonic nuclear missiles on ships or submarines near U.S. territorial waters.

Russian new hypersonic missile can breach any defense: expert

US military conducts observation flight over Russia

Trump Threatens European Union with a Trade War

Bought and paid for: UK Labour Friends of Israel head is 8th MP to quit party

Europe weary of Washington's 'nonsense' allegations against Huawei

GLOBE

Audi Just Invented Fuel Made From CO2 and Water

Facebook Blocks Viral Video Outlets Critical of US Foreign Policy and Corporate Media

AMERICAS

Maduro warns US against aggression, says Venezuela possesses advanced weapons supplied by Russia and China

Venezuelan Military Reject Trump’s Incitement to Rebel: ‘Over Our Dead Bodies’

Venezuela’s Oil Minister: PDVSA Pumping Station Attacked: A terrorist attack was carried out on a PDVSA pumping station in the state of Monagas,

Venezuela seeks UN support against 'military aggression'

Trump Wants War With Venezuela Because ‘They Have All The Oil,’ He Told Intel Officials In 2017, McCabe Says

Pretend president: Guaido says he's trying to freeze Venezuelan accounts in Switzerland

'Investigate US for War Crimes' in Venezuela: Saint Vincent PM

Maduro Shuts Venezuela's Border With Brazil

Saker Interview with Jorge Valero, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

Watch: Evo Morales Shares His Insight Into the Venezuelan CIA Coup Situation!

The American guilt trip never ends.: First Venezuela, now Nicaragua? Bolton says Ortega’s days ‘numbered’ & people ‘will soon be free’

Five heavily armed U.S. ‘mercenaries’ were arrested in Haiti. Why were they allowed to fly straight home?

Another one bites the dust: Ecuador Signs USD$4.2B IMF Deal

Half of Canada's prisoners were abused as children, McMaster study suggests

Arrested U.S. Coast Guard Officer Allegedly Planned Terror Attack 'On A Scale Rarely Seen'

Donald Trump bars Alabama woman who joined Isis from returning to the United States

Mueller's Russia report could hit the new attorney general's desk as soon as next week: Congress may only get a summary and the public might NEVER see it.

Judge bans Roger Stone from speaking about his prosecution in ongoing Mueller case

February 20, 2019

Putin Threatens US Soil If Missiles Deployed in Europe
By teleSUR
Our missiles will target U.S., not just countries where their missiles are stationed: Putin.   - Continue

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Mapping the American War on Terror
By Stephanie Savell
Now in 80 Countries, It Couldn’t Be More Global.   - Continue

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Pompeo, Pence & the Alienation of Europe
By Patrick Lawrence
If the objective was to further isolate the U.S., the two officials could not have done a better job last week, writes Patrick Lawrence.   - Continue

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Venezuela Under Washington’s Gun
By Paul Craig Roberts
Western civilization lies dominate all aspects of domestic and international policy. Truth has been stamped out. ..   Continue

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Venezuela and the Left
By Gabriel Hetland
Our response should be guided by three principles: non-interventionism, self-determination, and solidarity with the oppressed.   - Continue

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Trump’s Demagoguery Goes Off the Rails
By Finian Cunningham
For Trump to proclaim he is spearheading freedom for the entire Western hemisphere is a sign that his megalomania is spectacularly out of control.   - Continue

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A step towards presidential dictatorship
By Patrick Martin
Trump is seeking to treat the US-Mexico border as a major military battlefield, with immigrants and refugees cast as “invaders”   - Continue

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This Is What the Beginning of a Real Israel Debate Looks Like
By Ben Ehrenreich
Omar was right about AIPAC, and accusing her of anti-Semitism was opportunistic and absurd.   - Continue

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UK Democracy and the Corrupt Seven (Eight)
By Craig Murray
If you want to understand that the UK truly is not a functioning democracy, consider this.   - Continue

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Women’s Critical Role in Saving the Environment
By Cesar Chelala
More women than men prefer to choose a lower standard of living with fewer health risks than a higher standard of living with greater health risks.   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

Iraq: 5 Islamic State militants killed in clashes with tribal fighters in western Iraq

Iraqi border guards find bodies of six people kidnapped by Islamic State

Bomb blast kills two Iraqi children in Anbar province

Syria: Trucks carrying women, children leave ISIL enclave

3 children killed as Houthi-fired shells land on popular market in Yemen

Propaganda alert: Iran-al Qaeda alliance may provide legal rationale for U.S. military strikes

The Cult-Like Group Fighting Iran: Members of the Trump administration have been providing support to a political sect that aims to topple the Iranian regime in Tehran.

Iran's Rouhani says U.S. sanctions are 'terrorist act'

More U.S. hypocrisy: Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology: Experts worry tech transfer will allow Saudi Arabia to produce nuclear weapons

Iran decries US ‘hypocrisy’ over planned nuclear sale to Saudi Arabia

Germany’s ban on arms exports to Saudi Arabia is having a bigger impact than expected

Ahead of Saudi visit, China seeks 'deeper trust' with Iran

Secret deal struck for Australian weapons systems bound for Saudi

After Israeli anchor calls out brutality of ‘occupation’, political leaders land hard on her

Israel Approves 464 New Squatter Homes In Occupied Jerusalem

US court reopens Palestinian lawsuit against billionaire Israel donor Adelson

AFRICA

Egypt: Execution of nine men shows 'absolute disregard for the right to life'

ASIA

8 militants killed in S. Afghanistan clash

4 including 2 civilians killed in militants attack in Afghanistan

Pakistan urges U.N. to intervene over Kashmir tension with India

Saudi Arabia Is Investing $20 Billion in Pakistan. Here's What It's Getting in Return

Iran Says Suicide Bomber Who Hit Revolutionary Guards Was Pakistani

Trump: 'I'm in no rush' in negotiations with North Korea

Chinese tech a threat? Europe weary of Washington's 'nonsense' allegations against Huawei

EUROPE

Watch; Putin delivers annual address to Russia’s Federal Assembly

VIDEO of Russian Poseidon underwater nuke drone ‘field-test’ released by MoD

Putin promises hard cash, tax breaks and mortgage relief for families with more children

Ukraine president signs amendment on committing to join NATO and the European Union

In Rebuke to U.S., Germany Considers Letting Huawei In: German government is leaning toward letting Huawei Technologies Co. participate in building the nation’s high-speed internet infrastructure despite U.S. warnings about the risks posed by the Chinese tech giant, according to senior German officials.

EU illegal migrant arrivals fall but stronger borders needed: Fontex

With 37 days until Brexit, why are UK politicians defecting?: Conservative and Labour rebels are trying to form a new brand of British politics.

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour is a crucial ally in the fight against antisemitism

UK to record highest levels of child poverty by 2022: Report

The Final Version of the EU's Copyright Directive Is the Worst One Yet

GLOBE

Twenty-five years in prison for Protecting the Planet?: That is the possible fate of seven Catholic anti-nuclear activists awaiting trial for their action on April 4, 2018, the largest base of its kind in the world.

Your phone and TV are tracking you, and political campaigns are listening in

Google says the built-in microphone it never told Nest users about was 'never supposed to be a secret'

AMERICAS

Venezuela Denounces Terrorist Attack On PDVSA: Yesterday we listened to the war allocation by the U.S. President, and his call to violence, and now we start to see that violence and terrorist attacks,"

Cuba denies military in Venezuela, charges U.S. readies intervention

Venezuelan troops to remain on border to prevent threats - minister

Russia warns Venezuela's Guaido against inviting US invasion

Diplomatic staff appointed by (fake president) Guaido ‘takes over’ Venezuelan Embassy in Costa Rica

Finian Cunningham: Trump’s bid for regime change in Venezuela is starting to look like a fatal overreach.

US Media Ignore – and Applaud – Economic War on Venezuela

Look: Leaked Photos Reveal Border Facility Overloaded With Refugees

McCabe says ‘it’s possible’ Trump is a Russian assetJustice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week

Mueller report may be ‘anti-climactic,' says ex-intelligence director

Recession looms as subprime borrowers default loans: Prof. Richard Wolff discusses the “very, very painful” circumstances of those facing unemployment, dwindling savings, and a deteriorating quality of life for American workers.

US debt hits record under Trump, Republicans mum

Amazon paid ZERO to Uncle Sam last year! : Despite posting profits of over $11 billion last year, the online shopping empire didn’t pay a single penny in federal taxes in 2018.

Americans shocked by impact of new tax law: "My jaw hit the floor": The first tax filing season under the new federal tax law is proving to be surprising, confusing — and occasionally frightening

Feds share watchlist with 1,400 private groups: Prompting concerns from civil libertarians that those mistakenly placed on the list could face a wide variety of hassles in their daily lives.

US Supreme Court Rules To Limit States' Ability To Seize Property, Impose Fines

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine: Must Watch Video

February 18/19, 2019

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

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Key Articles

ICH: Meet The Man Who Made Trump President

Zionism's Jewish Enemy

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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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