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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 : 3,474

Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan

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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

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Isis an Hour Away from Baghdad
With no sign of Iraq army being able to make a successful counter-attack

By Patrick Cockburn

The Iraqi army, plagued by corruption, absenteeism and supply failures, has little chance against Islamist fanatics using suicide bombings and fluid tactics. And US air strikes are making little difference
. Continue

291 Days of ‘Islamic Justice’
Shell-Shocked Syrian Town Freed After Savage Massacre

By Franklin Lamb

When the Syrian army would try to enter Adra the Jihadists would throw women and children from the 20,000 people it captured off the top floors in front of the army.

Look around, ISIS's Acolytes Are Just Apprentices At Atrocity
WARNING: This story contains graphic content

By Neil Macdonald

Compared to the acts committed by Kabila's military and the rebels fighting it, and the interventions by neighbouring Rwanda, the 20,000 or so fighters of ISIS are tenderfoot apprentices in the atrocity business.

The Imperial Game Continues
Why the Showdown with Islamic Extremists Is the War the Pentagon Was Hoping For

By Nicolas J.S. Davies

The contrived nature of the narrative presented by U.S. officials was evident from the outset if one cared to look behind the propaganda screen.

Turkey and Israel Are Directly Supporting ISIS and Al Qaeda Terrorists In Syria
U.S. Allies Support the Terrorists We’re Supposedly “Fighting”

By WashingtonsBlog

A German news program – with English subtitles captions – shows that Turkey is sending terrorists into Syria:

Bomb Everyone

By George Monbiot

Let’s bomb the Muslim world – all of it – to save the lives of its people. Surely this is the only consistent moral course?

Why Do Americans Hate Beheadings But Love Drone Killings?

By Coleen Rowley

How is it that even members of peace groups have now come to support US bombing?

Hillary Clinton Admits Role in Honduran Coup Aftermath

By Mark Weisbrot

Clinton’s embrace of far-right narrative on Latin America is part of electoral strategy.

More Than 230 Killed in Syria Since U.S.-Led Attacks Launch: At least 233 people have died in Syria since the start of airstrikes launched by the U.S.-led international coalition against positions of the Islamic State (IS), the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). : This figure includes at least 60 members of al- Nusra Front, the al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria.

White House says OK to kill Syrian civilians : Amid reports of women and children killed in U.S. air offensive, The White House has acknowledged for the first time that standards President Obama imposed last year to prevent civilian deaths from U.S. drone strikes will not apply to U.S. military operations in Syria and Iraq.

US Strikes In Syria Blow Up Grain Silos and Kill Civilians: The war monitoring organization claims that the military strikes hit grain silos, killing civilian workers who help distribute food to the Syrian population struggling to survive under difficult conditions.

America’s Allies Almost Bombed in Syrian Airstrikes: The White House says it wants to work with Syria’s moderate rebels. But warplanes from the U.S.-led coalition came awfully close to striking one of their HQs.

Despite US-led airstrikes, Islamic State closing in on Kurdish area of Syria: Islamic State fighters pounded the city of Kobani with mortars and artillery shells, advancing within three miles (five kilometers) of the Kurdish frontier city, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and Nawaf Khalil, a Kurdish official.

Kurds advance, U.K. joins fray in Syria: Iraqi Kurdish troops drove ISIS fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria Tuesday and won the support of members of a major Sunni tribe, in one of the biggest successes since U.S. forces began bombing the Islamists.

Turkey and Israel Are Directly Supporting ISIS and Al Qaeda Terrorists In Syria: A German news program – with English subtitles captions – shows that Turkey is sending terrorists into Syria:

An Aid Worker Tweeted the Location of an ISIS Camp. Now They're Hunting for Him.: After a Swiss humanitarian broadcasts the location of an Islamic State bunker, the group's followers say they're "coming for Mr. Aid Worker."

British hostage in new ISIS video panning Obama strategy: Cantlie slams Obama’s tactics of using airstrikes and coalition plans to use Iraqi troops, Kurdish Peshmerga and Syrian rebels to fight the IS. The journalist delivered a response to Obama's recent speech on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, which he described as “prideful chest banging.”

Bush- Blair Legacy Continues As - Wave of attacks in Shi'ite parts of Baghdad kill 35: It was one of the most violent days the capital has witnessed since U.S.-led forces began bombing Islamic State insurgents in Iraq last month.

Iraq air strikes 'halt IS advance': Iraqi ground forces, backed by air strikes, appear to have halted advancing Islamic State (IS) militants in a town west of Baghdad.

Iraqi Pilots Mistakenly Drop Food, Ammo to Militants: The Iraqi Air Force mistakenly dropped food, water and ammunition to militants from the Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS), thinking they were their own soldiers, US television NBC reported Tuesday.

We Cannot Bomb Islamic State into Obscurity: US Military: The US military cannot bomb the Islamic State group into "obscurity," it cautioned on Tuesday, appealing for patience in its escalating attempts to defeat the jihadists in Syria and Iraq.

By hyping ISIL threat, US is falling into group’s trap: Expanded military campaigns in Iraq and Syria will strengthen ISIL’s position domestically and abroad

New crisis response unit to be based in Kuwait: The Marine Corps is preparing to deploy about 2,100 grunts to be based out of Kuwait in a new unit configuration designed to respond to crises in the region, according to Corps officials.

ICC already has authority to investigate Israel for war crimes, legal group says: The National Lawyers Guild (NLG), along with several other prominent legal groups, is urging the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to “initiate her own investigation” into “crimes committed and ongoing during and immediately before Israel’s Operation Protective Edge in Gaza.”

7,000 people call for removal of BBC journalist from reporting on Palestine: The demand followed an article published on the BBC website, in which the Head of Statistics, Anthony Reuben, misused Palestinian casualty figures in an attempt to back up Israel’s claims that it had not targeted civilians during its July/August assault on Gaza.

Israeli squatters take over 25 homes in E.Jerusalem: residents Israeli settlers forcefully took over 25 apartments in Arab east Jerusalem Tuesday, residents and Palestinian leaders said, with the new occupants claiming they had legitimately bought the properties.

15 killed in Afghanistan: Suicide bombing in Kabul killed four members of the security forces and three civilian passers-by, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqi said on Monday.Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujadid said the bomber was targeting Afghan and foreign forces

Blast kills 6 Afghan troops: The Afghan Defence ministry spokesman General Zahir Azimi said the soldiers were martyred in the past 24 hours following improvised explosive device (IED) attack.

NATO airstrike in Khost, Afghanistan, leaves 4 civilians dead: four people believed to be civilians were killed in a drone strike in Ali Sher district of Khost province, the governor's spokesman said. Mubarez Mohammad added the four people were traveling in a car when they came under attack.

The occupation continues: Afghanistan Signs Pact to Keep U.S. Troops: The accord with the U.S. provides ground rules for a continued presence, including immunity from local prosecution for American troops.

Afghans in north threaten rebellion if power-sharing deal fails: Afghans in a strategically important province north of the capital have threatened to rebel if the country’s new president does not respect an agreement to share power with their chosen leader, Abdullah Abdullah.

Afghanistan : CIA-Backed Warlord Behind Massacre of 2,000 POWs Sworn-In as VP: Dostum is one of Afghanistan’s most notorious warlords, once described by Ghani himself as a "known killer." Dostum’s rise to the vice presidency comes despite his involvement in a 2001 massacre that killed up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners of war.

In case you missed it: Afghan Massacre : The Convoy of Death: Video - The film has been broadcast on national television in countries all over the world and has been screened by the European parliament. Human rights lawyers are calling for investigation into whether U.S. forces are guilty of war crimes. But no U.S. media outlet has broadcast the film.

Massive protests light up Hong Kong skyline (PHOTOS): Hong Kong is witnessing one of the city's largest rallies in decades, with tens of thousands of people taking to the streets to join a protest movement, widely known as #OccupyCentral, demanding election reform.

Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, flood streets: Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong late on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before Chinese National Day.

Violence erupts near toppled Lenin statue in Kharkov, Ukraine (VIDEOS): Tensions remain high around the toppled Lenin monument in Kharkov, Ukraine, where overnight skirmishes saw a group of radical youths attack demonstrators protesting the demolition of the statue.

"Russia Could Ditch Dollar In 2-3 Years"; "Two to three years is enough, not only to launch [settlements in rubles], but also to complete these mechanisms," says Andrey Kostin, head of Russia’s second-biggest bank VTB, noting that the possibility of the US and EU widening sanctions to exclude Russia from the SWIFT global money transfer system would become “a point of no return” making any further dialog impossible.

How Sweden cares for its elderly population: The country takes a very different approach, with care packages based around what is requested by individuals.

Argentina deposits debt payment in "defiance" of US ruling: Argentina has deposited $161m (£99m) in bond interest payments with the state-controlled Nacion Fideicomisos bank, in an effort to skirt US court rulings. The country had previously kept its funds with US-controlled Bank of New York Mellon.

Vulture(fund)s Reloaded: Madeleine Albright Comes on the Scene: Albright is a representative archetype of North American imperialism in her disrespect for international rule of law, and in the genocidal racism that informed her political career, from her domestic to her foreign policies.

Human Activity Killing the Planet's Life-Supporting Systems: World Wildlife Fund state of the planet report reveals alarming and avoidable biodiversity loss

First Ebola case diagnosed in the US: The first case of the deadly Ebola virus diagnosed on US soil has been confirmed in Dallas, Texas. The man is thought to have contracted the virus in Liberia before travelling to the US nearly two weeks ago.

Armed man ‘slipped past agents, rode in elevator with Obama’: An armed man who has been convicted of assault and battery three times was somehow able to slip past the Secret Service and ride in an elevator with President Barack Obama earlier this month, several media reports have said.

White High School Dropouts Have More Wealth Than Black And Hispanic College Graduates: White families are much wealthier than black and hispanic families at every education level. More than that, all white families, even those at the lowest education level, have a higher median wealth than all black and hispanic families, even those at the highest education level.

September 29, 2014

Anatomy of a Fake Terror Threat To Justify Bombing Syria

By Glenn Greenwald and Murtaza Hussain

As always with these government/media propaganda campaigns, the truth emerges only when it’s impotent.

Legal Basis for U.S. War in Iraq and Syria Is Thin

By Ivan Eland

The United States needs to find some self-defense rationale to attack Syria. Yet no one is alleging that IS is about ready to attack the United States.

Why Don’t We Negotiate With Isis

By Robert Fisk

Why don’t we do it and save some lives?

Becoming Hezbollah’s Air Force

By Chris Hedges

War, like much of modern bureaucracy, has become an impersonal and unquestioned mechanism to perpetuate American power.

Terror Trap: ISIS Insanity

By William A. Cohn

Perpetual war can never bring peace or security, only insanity.

The Threat of War and the Russian Response
How to Lead a Coalition and Avoid a Global Conflict

By Sergey Glazyev

The U.S. is essentially provoking an international conflict to salvage its geopolitical, financial, and economic authority.

Interview with Deputy Defense Minister of Russia - Dmitry Rogozin


This interview is important because it shows what Russia is really doing while keeping up the pretense of "partnership" with the AngloZionist Empire.

US Global Power in the 21st Century
Military or Economic Imperialism?

By By James Petras

Despite costly and failed imperial wars in the Middle East, despite a decade of military retreat in Latin America, economic imperialism is advancing via the electoral route.

Stunning Op-Ed in NYT
How Israel Silences Dissent

By Dartagnan

I suspect this article will spawn pushback, because it's not what the Israeli government or its proxies and representatives want the American public to see.

Christian Evangelicals Increasingly Support Palestinian Human Rights

By Alison Weir

Many Americans who are finally learning such facts are beginning to suspect that Israel is not morally equivalent to Hamas. It is inferior.

88 Senators Urge Kerry to Shield Israel from Any Accountability at the UN


With 88 signers, that just leaves 12 who did not attach their name to the letter.

Palestinian Authority Has No Legitimacy to Govern in Gaza


Electronic Intifada co-founder Ali Abunimah says Palestinians need to be able to rebuild independently of the neoliberal government in Ramallah.

Is Dissolving the Palestinian Authority an Essential Next Step?

By Alan Hart

The Obama administration or those who write its scripts must think that all of us who support the Palestinian claim for justice are stupid.

( Bad ) Karma Amerikana

By Philip Farruggio

My fellow suckers, saps and lollipops, keep focusing on those sneaky Mexicans who are here to bleed us dry. Keep focusing on the gays who are subverting our morality or the minorities who are getting over on us all with those entitlements.

143 people killed in fight against IS in Iraq: A total of 143 people were killed on Sunday in the ongoing clashes between the Iraqi security forces and insurgent militants, including the Islamic State (IS), an al- Qaida offshoot, in Iraq, security sources said.

US/Syria: Investigate Possible Unlawful US Strikes: HRW: – Apparent US missile strikes on Idlib in Syria that killed at least seven civilians should be investigated for possible violations of the laws of war.

Isis 'just one mile from Baghdad' : Isis fighters are reportedly just one mile away from Baghdad as reports emerge of al-Qaeda militants bolstering their ranks in Syria.

Lines blur for US troops in fight against ISIS: Obama plans to send more than 1,600 troops to Iraq as “advisers” to the military, and all of them could find themselves in harm's way.

Poll: 70% of US troops say no boots on ground in Iraq: Seven out of 10, active-duty respondents to this year's Military Times Poll oppose the idea of sending substantial U.S. ground forces back into Iraq to battle the Islamic State militants and their allies

Australian cabinet to sign off on military action in Iraq within days, Julie Bishop says: Foreign minister also says Australia would be prepared to consider a separate request for military engagement in Syria

US-led jets bomb grain silos in Syria, 'civilians killed': US-led coalition airstrikes destroyed grain silos and other targets in parts of northern and eastern Syria dominated by Islamic State, killing civilians while only wounding ISIS fighters, according to an organization monitoring war in Syria.

Manufacturing Consent For US Intervention Barack Obama says Syria is 'ground zero for jihadists around the world': President Barack Obama has said that US intelligence agencies underestimated Islamic State (Isis) activity inside Syria, which has become “ground zero” for jihadist terrorists worldwide, while overestimating the ability of the Iraqi army to fight such militant groups.

A Turkish land operation in Iraq and Syria?; Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is having a Cabinet meeting today, Sept. 30, to discuss the latest situation on the borders with Iraq and Syria: The chief of the Turkish General Staff, is expected to give a detailed briefing to ministers. Turkish tanks and artillery have started to take upgraded positions, especially along the Syrian border

Syrian Minister: Iran, Russia Could Join US-led Coalition; In an exclusive interview with Rudaw, he added that his government welcomed the air raids by US and allied jets. “We support any international effort to destroy terrorist groups such as the IS and (al-Qaeda’s) al-Nusrah Front,” he said.

Fact or fiction? Russia threatens to retaliate against U.S. military: Warns airspace over Syria under protection of Moscow. Russia has delivered a behind-the-scenes threat to retaliate if airstrikes carried out by the U.S. or its allies target the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Middle Eastern security officials told WND.

How John McCain Wound Up Canoodling With Terrorists: Analysis - Did Senator John McCain, a leading advocate of arming Syria’s Islamist revolutionaries, meet with members or allies of the Islamic State in al-Sham [the Levant] (ISIS) during his trip to Syria on May 27 of last year?

Militants kill 20 in two separate Yemen attacks : A suicide bomber linked to al Qaeda drove a car laden with explosives into a hospital used as a base by Yemen's Shi'ite Muslim Houthi movement on Sunday, killing at least 15 people, and five more died in an ambush in the south of the country.

Moscow Recommends Russian Citizens to Leave Yemen Due to Security Reasons: Russian Foreign Ministry on Monday recommended the country’s citizens to immediately leave Yemen and avoid travelling there amid security concerns.

US condemns Abbas's UN speech as 'provocative': Netanyahu aides also denounce allegations by PA leader, term statements as 'speech of incitement filled with lies', after Abbas called recent bout of fighting in Gaza 'a series of absolute war crimes'.

Pro-Palestine protesters again thwart Israeli cargo ship in Oakland: New picketing effort at Port of Oakland prevents Israeli-owned cargo ship from unloading after similar incident last month

40 Boko Haram insurgents, 11 soldiers killed in fierce encounters: Shedding light on the latest confrontations, a military source said splinter cells of the sect resorted to carrying out snap attacks on communities in the state.

Clashes in southern Libya killed at least two people on Sunday: "Violent clashes are under way in Sabha between the Awlad Suleiman tribe and the Gaddadfa" tribe of dictator Moamer Kadhafi who was toppled and killed in 2011, Sheikh Mohammed Issa al-Mubasher said.

70 Egyptian lorry drivers held hostage in Libya: The militants are demanding the release of Mohammed Salama, held in Egypt for smuggling arms and ammunition across the Libyan border

Libya's parliament holds crisis talks with rival assembly: - Libya's elected parliament held U.N.-brokered talks with foes tied to a rival assembly on Monday calling for a ceasefire by armed factions and more dialogue to end a confrontation driving the OPEC member state close to civil war.


23 militants, 7 civilians killed: At least 23 militants and seven civilians have been killed in northwest Pakistan in attacks on rebel hideouts, a checkpoint clash and a motorcycle bombing, officials said on Sunday.

US kills four people in South Waziristan: At least four suspected militants, including two foreigners, were killed in a US predator strike in South Waziristan Agency, while in neighbouring North Waziristan, where Operation Zarb-e-Azb has been ongoing since mid-June, over two dozen suspected terrorists were killed in fresh air strikes on Sunday.

15 killed and dozens injured as Taliban carry out two suicide bomb attacks: Within minutes of Ghani taking the presidential oath, two bomb attacks left 15 people dead - the first at Kabul airport killing seven, before a second attack in Paktia province killed eight.

The occupation continues: U.S. to keep 10,000 troops in Afghanistan: A top aide to President Obama said Monday that the United States and Afghanistan will sign an agreement Tuesday allowing some 10,000 U.S. troops to stay in Afghanistan after combat operations end at the close of this year.

Hong Kong democracy protesters defy calls to disperse: Video report: Pro-democracy protesters expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong on Monday, defying calls to disperse in a major pushback against Beijing's decision to limit democratic reforms in the Asian financial hub.

Stunning Drone Clip Reveals Massive Size Of Hong Kong Protest: "far from a small protest by a limited number of outspoken citizens, the video shows just how large the movement to preserve Hong Kong's democratic elections has become.

China censors images of Hong Kong protests in TV broadcasts to mainland: While television sets in Hong Kong blaze with images of the pro-democracy protests that have paralysed the central business district since Sunday, citizens in mainland China have been getting a very different story: that a few thousand people gathered in a local park to celebrate the Chinese government.

Hong Kong: The Umbrella Revolution: : Through tear gas and the sweltering sun, umbrellas have been an indispensable tool for Occupy Central protesters in the streets -- becoming a new symbol of protest for a more democratic Hong Kong.

13 Killed in Ukraine Fighting: National Security and Defence Council spokesman Andriy Lysenko said rebels had killed nine soldiers over the last 24 hours, including paratroopers travelling in an armoured vehicle. Three civilians were killed in the main rebel stronghold of Donetsk, and another local person died in Makiyivka, a city just northwest of Donetsk, when a shell hit a residential house,

Russia's Lavrov says time has come to upgrade nuclear, conventional arms: "I don’t think we are on the verge of a new arms race. At least, Russia definitely won't be part of it. In our case, it's just that the time has come for us to modernize our nuclear and conventional arsenals," Lavrov said, according to a transcript of an interview with Russia Today television published on its website.

East Mississippi prison called 'barbaric': East Mississippi Correctional Facility, which houses many suffering from mental illness, is a "barbaric" private prison where inmates are beaten, exploited and mistreated by gangs and others, according to litigation filed Thursday.

US Government employees and politicians get special status from TSA: Government employees and politicians get preferential treatment from the Transportation Security Administration simply for being government employees and politicians.

Pittsburgh cops Tased man while he was praying for his dead son in ER: lawsuit: “Watch the video,” his attorney, Joel Sassone, was quoted as saying. “Not only was the child not being treated, the child was dead.”

September 28, 2014

A Basket of Snakes

By Patrick J. Buchanan

Had it not been for Assad, Hezbollah, Iran, and Russia, the network of death Obama, rightly excoriated from that U.N. podium, might by now be establishing its caliphate, not in Raqqa but Damascus.

International Committee of the Red Cross:
U.S. Airstrikes Making a Bad Humanitarian Situation Worse

By Matt Carr

it’s only going to get more brutal from here on in.

This Useless War
As Bad As A Crime, A Blunder

By Eric Margolis

Iran’s president put it perfectly when he called America’s new Syria-Iraq a “blunder,” adding “certain intelligence agencies have put blades in the hands of madmen, who now spare no one.”

The AngloZionist Empire is at War with Russia

By The Saker

Russia is now officially in the crosshairs of the AngloZionist Empire which includes not only 3 nuclear countries (US, UK, FR) but also the most powerful military force (US+NATO) and the world's biggest economies (US+EU).

Washington’s Secret Agendas

By Paul Craig Roberts

Secret agendas have prevailed for so long that the American people themselves are now corrupted. As the saying goes, “a fish rots from the head.”

Q&A with Journalist John Pilger
‘What the US Did to Cambodia Was an Epic Crime’

By Daniel Pye

John Pilger spoke about covering the aftermath of the Khmer Rouge, Henry Kissinger’s recent comments downplaying the US bombing of Cambodia and new plans to send Australian refugees to the Kingdom.

Watchlists and the Fourth Amendment
Ray McGovern Triumphs Over State Department

By Peter Van Buren

Ray McGovern is not the kind of guy to be stopped and frisked based State Department retaliation for exercising his First Amendment rights in Post-Constitution America. He sued, and won.

Cradle to Grave
Student Debt Now Bankrupting Seniors

By Sarita Gupta

At the end of the day, it’s becoming increasingly impossible to age securely in America without incredible wealth.

Taliban attack Afghanistan’s Dur Baba, 50 killed: Taliban insurgents Sunday attacked Dur Baba district of eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan clashing with Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF), local officials said

32 Pakistani And Afghan’ Militants Killed By Afghan Army Commando Forces: According to another report, in a similar operation launched by commando forces in relevant areas of Aab Band district of the province, five insurgents including three Pakistani nationals lost their lives.

14 killed before Afghan inauguration: A policeman working with the Taliban killed five of his colleagues in an outpost in the western province of Farah, police said.

Investigate Possible Unlawful US Strikes: Human Rights Watch : Apparent US missile strikes on Idlib in Syria that killed at least seven civilians should be investigated for possible violations of the laws of war.

Syrian Foreign Minister: US to Conduct Airstrikes Against IS for 3 Years: "They [the United States and its allies] said they will strike for three years. They informed us but this doesn't mean they have our acceptance,'' Muallem said.

CIA-vetted Syrian rebels battling Islamic State say airstrikes haven’t helped: Rebel commanders are deeply upset that the coalition bombing runs targeted the Islamic State and positions of the Nusra Front, an al Qaida affiliate that is considered a rebel ally, but not the government of President Bashar Assad, which they accuse of collaborating with the Islamic State.

Is Credible Vetting of the Syrian Opposition for Human Rights Abuses Possible? : Analysis - Federal statute prohibits the Pentagon and State Department from providing assistance, including training, to units of foreign security forces if there is credible information that the unit has committed a gross violation of human rights.

New recruits join Islamic State in Syria's Aleppo: monitor: More than 200 fighters have joined Islamic State in Syria's northern Aleppo province since U.S. President Barack Obama said the United States would strike the militant group in Syria, a monitoring group said on Friday.

US-led air strikes on militant group's makeshift oil refineries 'not a real target', monitoring group says: "These so-called refineries are not a real target and they do not weaken the Islamic State as they do not have any financial value for them," Rami Abdelrahman of the Observatory told Reuters. "They are composed of trucks with equipment to separate diesel and petrol used by civilians."

Is ISIS Using Alibaba To Buy Mobile Refineries From Turkey?: It all started with a Pentagon tweet showing a before and after picture of a "modular oil refinery" used by ISIS

Turkey changes posture after hostage release, calls for Syria no fly zone: “A no-fly zone must be declared and this no fly-zone must be secured,” Erdogan said, adding that he had discussed the issue with President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.

Erdogan says Turkish troops could be used in Syria: - Turkish troops could be used to help set up a secure zone in Syria, if there was an international agreement to establish such a haven for refugees fleeing Islamic State fighters, President Tayyip Erdogan said in comments published on Saturday.

Manipulating Public Opinion: Boehner: US May Have 'No Choice' But To Send Troops To Defeat ISIL: "If the goal is to destroy ISIS, as the president says it is, I don't believe the strategy that he outlined will accomplish that," the Speaker said on ABC's "This Week." "At the end of the day, I think it's gonna take more than air strikes to drive them outta there. At some point somebody's boots have to be on the ground."

Poll: 72% Believe U.S. Will Use American Combat Troops Against ISIS: More than seven in 10 Americans say the United States will end up using its own combat troops against ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria, despite President Barack Obama’s assertion that U.S. combat troops won’t be on the ground there.

British jets deployed on 1st Iraq anti-ISIS mission: Armed British RAF jets have been deployed on their first mission in Iraq since UK lawmakers voted to authorize military strikes against so-called Islamic State (IS) targets in the country.

Al-Qaeda vows retaliation against West for IS strikes: The al-Nusra Front, al-Qaeda's Syrian franchise, has threatened reprisals against nations participating in air strikes against the Islamic State group, denouncing them as "a war against Islam."

Iraq: 25 militants killed in Dhuluiya in an air strike : A source in Samarra Operations Command confirmed in a press statement that "Samarra Operations Command, in coordination with the air force, was able to destroy two houses harboring more / 25 / terrorists in the Dhuluiya region"

Dozens killed in Iraqi air force's friendly fire: An Iraqi warplane pounded a military position by mistake near the town of Ouja, just 10 km south of the provincial capital city of Tikrit, leaving eight Shiite militiamen killed and 13 others wounded, a provincial security source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity.

Iraq: 21 refugees, mostly women and children, killed : 21 people were killed due to bombing a mosque in the district of Baiji, north of Tikrit, harboring displaced families.

Islamic State executes six police, north of Tikrit : A source told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that terrorist organization (IS) executed / 6 / police recruits, including two officers, in the district of Shirqat north of Tikrit.

Iran says it will strike if Islamic State nears border: Military commander warns of attacks ‘deep into Iraqi territory’ unless militants keep their distance, as coalition strikes Syria

Yemen car bomb targets Houthi base, dozens of casualties - sources: A car bomb exploded at a hospital used as a base by Yemen's Shi'ite Muslim Houthi movement on Sunday, killing or wounding dozens of people, tribal and local sources said.

US kills 2 people in Yemen: Sources also claimed that three young children, said to be brothers, have been injured as a result of the strike. The brothers were reportedly wounded while in the vicinity of their homes, close to the location of the strike.

Al Qaeda-linked militants in Yemen say fire rocket towards U.S. embassy: An al Qaeda splinter group said it launched a rocket towards the U.S. embassy in Sanaa on Saturday, wounding several guards, to retaliate for a purported U.S. drone strike in a northern province of Yemen the day before.

Egypt says killed 26 Sinai militants over last week: The crackdown targeted suspected militant hideouts in the northeastern provinces of North Sinai, Ismailia and Port Said as well as the Nile Delta province of Daqahliya, military spokesman Mohamed Samir said in a Facebook statement.

Fresh violence rocks Libya as al-Thinni's government sworn in: At least one person was killed and two others were injured in clashes between Islamist militiamen and gunmen in Libyan capital Tripoli on Sunday, a medical source said.

Hong Kong: Tear gas and clashes at democracy protest;' Hong Kong police have used tear gas to disperse thousands of pro-democracy protesters near the government complex, after a week of escalating tensions.

3 killed as Kurdish militants claim deadly ambush in Turkey's southeast: Three Turkish police were killed after an ambush in Turkey's overwhelmingly Kurdish southeast, in an attack claimed Saturday by armed Kurdish militants despite a one-and-a-half-year ceasefire.

Lavrov: Washington rejects UN principle that all states are equal: According to the minister the “policy of ultimatums, the philosophy of superiority and domination” run counter to the needs of the 21st century, including the formation of a “polycentric and democratic world order”.

Canada Warns its Citizens Not to Take Cash to USA: The Canadian government has had to warn its citizens not to carry cash to the USA because the USA does not presume innocence but guilt when it comes to money. Over $2.5 billion has been confiscated from Canadians traveling to the USA funding the police who grab it.

Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash: A confidential report and a fired examiner’s hidden recorder penetrate the cloistered world of Wall Street’s top regulator—and its history of deference to banks. 

September 27, 2014

They Are At it Again
Syria, the Latest Crusade

By Andre Vltchek

The Kafkaesque destruction of the region by Western lunatics continues.

Obama's Deals With The Saudis And Al-Nusra

By Moon Of Alabama

Exposing the backdoor dealings that the US conducted with Saudi Arabia.

Bombing Syria
Exporting Jihadism

By Shamus Cooke

Obama himself finally admitted in his U.N. speech that targeting the Syrian government was at least half of his intention by funding the Syrian rebels:

Will American Ground Troops Be Sent to Fight ISIS?

By Sheldon Richman

Obama tips his hand about who will bear the burden when he rhapsodizes about American exceptionalism.

Cameron Plays Tony Blair
UK Prepares For Another War In Iraq

By Patrick Cockburn

What Cameron is in practice proposing is a recipe for a continuing war and it is this that will make it impossible to defeat the jihadi militants, for Isis is the child of war.

Hey Look: We’re At War Against Evil Again

By Matt Carr

Western governments have attempted to transform war into a pervasive but acceptable media spectacle, humming pleasantly in the background of our lives like a fishtank in an office.

George Galloway's Statement in UK Parliament on Isis airstrikes


George Galloway gave a speeche in today's parliamentary debate considering the whether the UK should take action against the Islamic State in Iraq, as MPs tried to shout down the Respect MP.

ISIS and Islam: The Ugly Truth

By Dr. Ashraf Ezzat

ISIS has created not only due to militarization by US army nor recruitment by CIA but primarily because of misinterpreted scripture and bad dogma.

Will Russia and China Hold Their Fire Until War Is the Only Alternative?

By Paul Craig Roberts

It is possible that Russia, China, and the rest of the world will be saved by American economic collapse. The US economy is a house of cards.

Housing, Fair Wages, Water, Food, Schools — Ya’ Gotta Bomb them First!

By Paul Kirk

Looking at the hardware and software of the killers, Murder Inc., really sets out what we are up against.

The Zombie Culture

By Butler Shaffer

Our culture has become dominated by reptilian-brained humanoids who worship death.

Abbas: Vows to Pursue Israeli Leaders For War Crimes

Video and Transcript.

"We will not forget and we will not forgive, and we will not allow war criminals to escape punishment,"

Is There a Plan to Force Palestinians Into Sinai?

By Jonathan Cook

Abbas denies mounting claims that Egypt has offered territory for a Palestinian state. Should we believe him?

Over 100 people killed as Taleban storm Afghan district?: Hundreds of Taleban fighters have stormed a strategic district in an Afghan province not far from the capital, killing dozens of people in five days of fighting and the insurgents could capture the area, officials said on Friday

Taliban behead 15 civilians including women, children in Ghazni: Provincial governor spokesman, Shafiq Nang said the victims were family members of the Afghan National Police (ANP) and Afghan Local Police (ALP) forces. In the meantime, provincial security chief, Asadullah Insafi said Taliban militants have torched over 60 houses following the attack in Ajristan district.

Taliban seize strategic Afghan district in Ghazni province: Fighting is continuing as security forces try to regain the district but officials fear surrounding districts are now vulnerable to attack.

Syrian troops kill 24 Al Qaeda militants; The Syrian troops had thwarted a wide-scale offensive by the Nusra Front militants in the towns of Jubbeh and Esal al-Wared in the al-Qalamoun region in the northern countryside of the capital Damascus, Xinhua reported

IS battles for Syrian border town: Islamic State militants advance on the Syrian border town of Kobane, where they are battling Kurdish fighters, as the US-led air campaign continues.

Obama-armed Syrian rebels say: Airstrikes on Islamic State ‘attack on the revolution’: A Syrian rebel group that received U.S. missiles and training issued a statement Tuesday denouncing the Obama administration’s airstrikes on the Islamic State group.

Turkey's Erdogan Calls for No-Fly Zone in Syria: Turkey is eager to re-focus the world's attention on removing Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime from power as well as fighting the Islamic State militants who are battling Kurdish forces just over the border in Syria, triggering a refugee influx into Turkey.

Ground force needed, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says: A ground force is needed, he said, but it doesn’t have to be an American ground force. The chairman emphasized that Iraqi, Kurdish and Syrian forces are best to take on ISIL on the ground.

US military chief: 15,000 ground troops need to destroy ISIS: As the massive US-led air campaign plows ahead, the nation’s top military chief says it will take 15,000 ground troops to wipe out ISIS in Syria.

British MPs support UK air strikes against IS in Iraq: The UK Parliament has backed British participation in air strikes against Islamic State extremists in Iraq. After a seven-hour debate, MPs voted for military action by 524 votes to 43.

How your MP voted on Iraq strikes: The motion was opposed by six Conservatives, one Liberal Democrat, and 23 Labour MPs, with Rushanara Ali abstaining by voting for and against. She resigned from the opposition front bench in order to abstain.

12 civilians killed and wounded due to random bombardment on Fallujah. : 12 civilians killed and wounded today due to random bombardment targeted residential neighborhoods in Fallujah city.

Iraq: US Kills "Four" Civilians in Central Mosul: A source in the forensic medicine told the National Iraqi News Agency / Nina / that the forensic medicine center received four bodies belonging to civilians martyred by an American aerial bombardment targeted the IS sites in Alcor area in central Mosul

U.S.-led strikes in Iraq, Syria compound humanitarian plight: ICRC: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Friday that U.S.-led air strikes on Islamist insurgents in Iraq and Syria had worsened a dire humanitarian crisis on the ground.

Iraqi army retreats from Tikrit after assault stalls: Video report

Iraqi soldiers plead for relief: The Iraqi unit, bunkered in a village in Anbar province, had held the militants at bay for four days. But running perilously low on ammunition, food and water, the soldiers finally took matters into their own hands.

Israel criticised over blocking UNHRC mission: Israel denies the UN Rapporteur on human rights access to West Bank amid reports that abuses have 'sharply increased'.

Text of Fatah-Hamas agreement: Rival parties have reached agreement to allow the Palestinian Authority to operate in the Gaza Strip.

Burson-Marsteller Rejects Israel as a Client; Accepts Muslim Brotherhood: PR Giant Signs Tunisia Branch of Muslim Brotherhood But Thumbs Nose at Israel's Shekels

Yemeni Houthis celebrate 'Friday of victory': Thousands of supporters of Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen have taken to the streets to celebrate their first Friday since taking control of much of the capital, Sanaa.

Egypt Slams Turkey's Erdogan as 'Terrorism Supporter' After Critical UN Speech: Egypt has accused Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of supporting terrorists and seeking to provoke mayhem in the Middle East after he questioned the legitimacy of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in a speech at the U.N. General Assembly.

‘Killed’ Boko Haram leader continues to threaten Nigeria: Nigeria’s Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau, or a man claiming to be him, has been killed at least three times so far, according to the military, yet each time he apparently returns in the group’s numerous jihadist videos.

Ebola deaths in West Africa 'pass 3,000' - WHO: The latest figures indicate that more than 6,500 people are believed to have been infected in the region. Liberia is the worst affected country, having recorded around 1,830 deaths linked to the latest outbreak.

Cuba sends 300 more doctors to fight Ebola: The Cubans will work in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, Regla Angulo, head of the Cuban medical relief agency, said in a statement on Friday. The announcement means that up to 461 Cuban medical personnel would have been sent to help address the epidemic spreading across West Africa.

Second detachment of American troops 'arrived in Liberia: The Pentagon has so far spent $30million as part of the United States' effort to train and support health workers.
President Obama said that troops would not provide direct care to patients.

Hungary suspends gas supplies to Ukraine: Hungary's gas pipeline operator, FGSZ, says it has suspended delivery of gas to neighbouring Ukraine "indefinitely". Ukraine has been receiving gas from Hungary, Poland and Slovakia since Russia cut off supplies to Ukraine in June in a dispute over unpaid bills.

EU hopeful of gas deal between Ukraine and Russia: Guenther Oettinger outlined a plan which would see Russia supply Ukraine over the winter and into the spring. Ukraine would pay Russia $2bn (£1.2bn) of its gas debt by the end of October and another $1.1bn by the year's end.

Rally at Paris mosque against Herve Gourdel killers: Hundreds of people have taken part in a protest led by France's leading Muslim cleric against the beheading of a French hostage by jihadists in Algeria.

How the CIA Watched Over the Destruction of Gary Webb: Analysis - Eighteen years after it was published, “Dark Alliance,” the San Jose Mercury News’s bombshell investigation into links between the cocaine trade, Nicaragua’s Contra rebels, and African American neighborhoods in California, remains one of the most explosive and controversial exposés in American journalism.

They Are Coming For You: ASIO, Surveillance and Australia’s New Security Laws: Such laws are not merely dangerous but poisonous for states. That particularly effective hemlock has already been taken by Australian politicians

UN Human Rights Council backs Argentina on US debt row: The United Nations Human Rights Council has passed a resolution in Geneva condemning a group of American hedge funds that took Argentina to court.

Illegal, but fit to serve: Pentagon to recruit undocumented immigrants: The Pentagon is to start recruiting undocumented immigrants who came into the US as minors and possess valuable skills like speaking Persian and Chinese. The program offering the opportunity is capped at 1,500 recruits per year.

Police: Woman beheaded at Oklahoma workplace: A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police said Friday.

Feds Says Cannabis Is Not Medicine While Holding The Patent on Cannabis as Medicine : Video - Right now there is an awakening to the benefits of cannabis for medicinal purposes, specifically something called CBD oil. But is the new CBD craze being manipulated by media and politicians?

September 26, 2014

Air Strikes Will Not Beat Isis

By Patrick Cockburn

On the ground it’s hard to tell friend from foe.

What Arab Partners Will Get in Return for Strikes on Syria

By Lars Berger

Washington’s Arab allies will hope that the Arab states' participation in strikes against IS will make Western audiences more willing to tolerate or even support “wars on terror” at home in the Middle East.

The Khorasans: As Fake As the Kardashians

By WashingtonsBlog

New Boogeyman Has Already Been Debunked.

Parsing Dopublespeak
How Imminent Is an 'Imminent' Attack Threat?


People may have come away with the impression that the terror group was on the brink of pulling off something awful. Perhaps not.

How Former Treasury Officials and the UAE Are Manipulating American Journalists

By Glenn Greenwald

How that process worked is fascinating, and its efficacy demonstrates how American public perceptions and media reports are manipulated with little difficulty. Continue

America's New War In Syria Is A Total Disaster

By Ryan Cooper

If we want to help people, how about we start by feeding some refugees?.

“Bomb Them Wogs!”
Americans Want War With ISIS — As Long as We Are Not Inconvenienced

By Gary North

Americans overwhelmingly are in favor of a re-escalation of the war in Iraq.

Gazans Slaughtered. EU Has No Comments

Must Watch 5 Minute Video

Let’s have a look at what happened at the United Nations when Resolution S-21/1 was discussed, along with the massacre Israel had inflicted on Gaza.

The Hard Truth
Say It: Predatory Capitalism

By Paul Edwards

The evidence is in. The research is done. The results are documented. Predatory Capitalism is a vicious, relentless enemy of peoples.


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Zionism's Jewish Enemy


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 .


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