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

 

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

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

 

Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan
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1,696,243,741,573

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

 

Madeline Albright: Is The Price Worth It?

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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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Putin Calls Out NATO’s ‘Insecurity Agenda’
By Finian Cunningham
Vladimir Putin succeeded in calling out the true nature of NATO. Continue

 

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Policy by Waging Undeclared War Against Russia?
By Stephen F. Cohen
Whether or not Washington’s behavior constitutes undeclared war, Putin, at the conference, warned that if it continues it will mean “war,” . Continue

 

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Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics... and U.S. Africa Command
By Nick Turse
For days or weeks on end, a single place – call it Newtown, San Bernardino, or Orlando – is the center of our universe. The rest of the world? Not so much. Continue

 

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United States Bombings Of Other Countries
By William Blum
There appears to be something about launching bombs or missiles from afar onto cities and people that appeals to American military and political leaders. Continue

 

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Once Occupation Ends, Resistance Will Disappear
Abbas Speech in EU Parliament Enrages Israel :

By RT
The Palestinian president has asked the EU to shield his people from Israeli provocations, as he accused Tel Aviv of breeding fascism. Continue

 

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Trump Would Support Israeli Annexation of Parts of West Bank
By Barak Ravid
Trump would be unlikely to adopt the policies of President Barack Obama and his predecessor, George W. Bush, that a Palestinian state is a U.S. security interest, the adviser said. Continue

 

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How Severe Is Venezuela’s Crisis?
By Gabriel Hetland
According to The New York Times, Venezuela is “a country that is in a state of total collapse,” Continue

 

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¡Basta Ya, Brussels! British Voters Reject EU Corporate Slavestate
By Mike Whitney
Hat’s off to the British voters who had the guts to reject the EU corporate slavestate and cast their ballot for freedom. Continue

 

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Why the UK Said Bye Bye to the EU
By Pepe Escobar
What will end – is the special transatlantic relationship between the US and the EU with Britain as an American Trojan Horse. Continue

 

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Despite the Vote, the Odds Are Against Britain Leaving the EU
By Paul Craig Roberts
The British people should not be so naive as to think that their vote settles the matter. The fight has only begun. Expect. Continue

 

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Jeremy Corbyn Faces No Confidence Motion and Leadership Challenge
By George Eaton
The long-threatened coup attempt against Jeremy Corbyn has begun. Continue

 

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Bernie Sells Out
Says He'll Vote For Hillary Clinton

By Cooper Allen and Nicole Gaudiano
"I’m going to do everything I can to defeat Donald Trump," the Vermont senator said. Continue

 

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Sanders Crusade For Change Is Phony
By Stephen Lendman
His record shows a deplorable habit of saying one thing, then doing another, destroying his credibility. Continue

 

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FBI and Police Are Knocking on Activists’ Doors Ahead of Republican National Convention
By Alice Speri
Law enforcement agencies, have been knocking on the doors of activists and community organizers in Cleveland, Ohio, asking about their plans for the Republican National Convention in July. Continue

 

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A Week in the Life of the American Police State
By John W. Whitehead
We no longer really have democracy in the USA. Continue

 

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33 killed in renewed clashes across Yemen: Clashes in several areas across Yemen today killed 22 Shiite rebels and 11 members of pro-government forces, military officials said, after peace talks hit a new barrier.

Turkey, coalition kill 20 Daesh members in northern Syria: At least 20 members of the Daesh terrorist group were killed Thursday in northern Syria during a military operation by the Turkish Armed Forces and the U.S.-led coalition, the Turkish military announced Friday.

Hezbollah Announces Over 600 Terrorists Killed in Syria's Aleppo in June: Hezbollah movement leader Hassan Nasrallah announced on Friday that 617 terrorists have been killed in the Syrian province of Aleppo since the start of June.

Five civilians including four children killed in terrorist attacks in Aleppo: A source at Aleppo Police Command said that terrorists fired a number of rocket shells on al-Sabil neighborhood in Aleppo city, most of them landed in the area surrounding al-Rahman Mosque as people were leaving Friday prayers, killing a civilian and injuring six others.

Hezbollah to send more fighters to Syria's Aleppo: Lebanese ally of Syrian government acknowledges heavy losses but vows to fight on as "retreat is not permissible".

Russia denies soldiers killed by IS in Syria: The Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has denied claims by the Islamic State that it killed three Russian soldiers during fighting on the main road linking Hamah and Al-Raqqah provinces.

ISIS executes 5 civilians on charges of cooperating with government in Kirkuk: “The ISIS had executed, today, five civilians from the district of al-Hawija at a popular market before the eyes of people (55 km southwest of Kirkuk)

Bomb blast kills, wounds 9 people north of Baghdad: A source in the Iraqi Ministry of Interior said on Friday, that nine people had been either killed or injured in a bomb blast north of Baghdad.

80% of Fallujah retaken: Iraqi military commander: "Daesh now only remains in control of the Al-Muallimeen and Al-Julan neighborhoods, along with Al-Thirthar Street north of the city center," he added.

Turkey grants immunity to security forces fighting militants: Turkey's parliament has granted immunity from prosecution to members of the armed forces conducting counter-terrorism operations as security forces battle Kurdish militants in fighting that has killed thousands in the past year.

Israel kills woman who rammed car in occupied West Bank: Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian woman who rammed a vehicle into a parked car near an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank today, injuring two people sitting inside, the army said.

Watch: Security cameras capture car ramming attack near Kiryat Arba : The two Israelis had stopped at the bus stop, just outside the settlement to pick up hitchhikers when a car driven by a Palestinian woman rammed into them.

Abbas says some Israeli rabbis called for poisoning Palestinian water: Abbas's remarks, in a speech to the European parliament, did not appear on the official transcript issued by his office, suggesting he may have spoken off the cuff as he condemned Israeli actions against Palestinians amid stalled peace talks.

At Least 30 Daesh Militants, Three Civilians Killed in Eastern Afghanistan: At least 30 Daesh militants and three civilians have been killed during terrorist attacks on local police checkpoints in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar bordering Pakistan.

Libyan forces clash with militants in Sirte, 14 dead: official: Libyan forces fighting ISIS in its stronghold of Sirte said Friday that four of their troops and 10 militants were killed in heavy clashes around the port area as militants tried to flee the city under siege.

Great News: More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea : Italy coast guard: Ship crews pulled more than 2,000 migrants from overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean on Friday, Italy's coastguard said, as people smugglers stepped up operations during two consecutive days of good weather.

Russia seen putting new nuclear-capable missiles along NATO border by 2019: Russia is likely to deploy advanced nuclear-capable missiles in its European exclave of Kaliningrad by 2019, casting the move as a reply to a U.S.-backed missile shield, and may one day put them in Crimea too, sources close to its military predict.

Russia says Brexit opens door for new UK relations but US blasts vote as 'Putin's victory': BRITAIN'S exit from the European Union is a victory for Russian President Vladimir Putin, senior US officials have claimed.

David Cameron resigns after UK votes to leave European Union : David Cameron has resigned, bringing an abrupt end to his six-year premiership, after the British public took the momentous decision to reject his entreaties and turn their back on the European Union.

'Now get out!’ Start Clause 50 exit process NOW, EU chiefs urge UK: EU chiefs want to be rid of Britain as soon as possible, if a statement from the European Council released in the wake of the UK’s shock Brexit is anything to go by.

Brexit SPREADS across Europe: Italy, France, Holland and Denmark ALL call for referendums: Brexit is a huge blow to Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party and was hailed by supporters of 5-Star as a possible springboard to Italian independence.

MEPs say EU will CRUMBLE within five years after shock Brexit result: 'This is the beginning of the end for the EU,' Peter Lundgren, an MEP from the far-Right Sweden Democrat party, told MailOnline. 'So many other countries will follow the UK. Europe will fall.'

#ScotLond: Remain supporters launch online campaign for Scotland and London to join together and stay in the EU: SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon today said she could call a new independence referendum within months - because thirds of Scottish voters backed staying in the EU yesterday.

N Ireland's Sinn Fein May Push for Poll on Irish Unity After Brexit Vote: The Northern Irish republican party Sinn Fein will intensify its push for a so-called border poll on Irish unity, Sinn Fein Member of the European Parliament Martina Anderson told Sputnik on Friday after the UK referendum results were officially announced.

French finance minister says 'red carpet' rolled out for London banks: French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said Friday he would welcome London banks to Paris after Britain's vote to quit the European Union, using the "red carpet" metaphor in an apparent dig at British Prime Minister David Cameron.

Global Central Banks Raise Cash Offer to Quell Brexit Panic: Central banks across the world offered the financial system fresh funds and intervened in currency markets, in an effort to reassure investors sent into panic by the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union.

‘Bin Laden bodyguard' in Gitmo since day 1 released to Montenegro: A Yemeni man accused of being a bodyguard for Osama Bin Laden was released after spending more than 14 years in the US detention camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Fewer than 80 prisoners remain in the camp, with 29 eligible for release.

Clinton failed to hand over key email to State Department: Former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to turn over a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use of a private homebrew email server, the State Department confirmed.

June 23, 2016

  

Saudis Push Washington Revolt Against Obama on Syria
By Finian Cunningham
The president’s policy strongly suggests that the war in Syria is going to escalate. Continue

 

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US Bombing Syrian Troops Would Be Illegal
By Marjorie Cohn
“It is not the right of the USA or any other foreign country to determine who should lead the Syrian government,” Continue

 

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Leading Antiwar Progressives Speak Favorably of Aspects of Trump’s Foreign Policy
By John V. Walsh
Until recently the progressive mind has been resolutely closed and stubbornly frozen in place against all things Trump. Continue

 

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Here’s What We Want
By Bernie Sanders
We want an economy that is not based on uncontrollable greed, monopolistic practices and illegal behavior. Continue

 

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Sanders Supporters Need to Split or Get Off the Pot
By Glen Ford
Bernie Sanders is trying to figure out how to capitulate to Hillary Clinton and her corporatist masters next month, in Philadelphia. Continue

 

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Who Should Make Political Policy, the People or the Politicians?
By William John Cox
Another case study of the smoke and mirrors agenda-setting and consent-manufacturing role of plutocracy. Continue

 

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Brexit Sideshow: Another False Choice
By William A. Cohn
Another case study of the smoke and mirrors agenda-setting and consent-manufacturing role of plutocracy. Continue

 

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Iraqi forces kill 48 ISIS members north of Ramadi: “The Air Force Aviation, Army, Police and the Anti-Terrorism Directorate managed to kill 48 ISIS members at Zankoura north of Ramadi,” further adding, “The forces managed to destroy mortar detachments and nine (9) buildings where terrorists were hiding.”

Bomb blast in western Baghdad, seven casualties: “This evening an improvised explosive device exploded near a confectionery factory at al-Ghazaliyah in western Baghdad, killing two (2) persons and injuring (5) others.”

Iraq forces flushing ISIS out of last Fallujah pocket: "I can say that more than 80 percent is controlled by our forces," Lieutenant General Abdulwahab al-Saadi, the operation's overall commander, told AFP in Fallujah.

8 IS militants killed in Syria: At least eight Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in Syria by Turkish artillery fire and US-led coalition airstrikes, an official said on Thursday.

Russian strikes kill 7 in Syria’s Aleppo: Local sources: Opposition-held parts of Aleppo city pounded by Russian warplanes on Thursday, local civil defense sources say

Islamic State claims 3 Russian soldiers killed in Syria: Three Russian soldiers were allegedly killed when a roadside bomb exploded in northern Syria, according to Amaq News Agency, which is one of the Islamic State’s main propaganda arms. The claim could not be independently verified.

Civilians killed in air strikes on Syria's Raqqa city: More than 30 civilians have been killed and 150 injured in air strikes targeting areas held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group (ISIL) in Syria, an activist group has said.

US-backed forces enter key ISIS bastion in north Syria: Backed by airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition bombing ISIS in Syria and Iraq, fighters with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) alliance entered Manbij from the south, a monitoring group said.

Conflict among U.S. allies in northern Syria clouds war on Islamic State: A smoldering confrontation between Syrian armed groups backed by the United States but hostile to each other is escalating, complicating the fight against Islamic State in the war-torn country.

Yemen's Houthis kill seven in search for pro-government fighter: residents: Residents of a village in central Yemen said Iran-allied Houthi fighters shot dead seven farmers on Thursday while searching for the leader of a pro-government militia.

Australian company's workers kidnapped in Nigeria: Gunmen kill local driver and abduct seven men working for Australian mining giant Macmahon near Calabar.

Drone strike kill 4 alledged militants fighting for ISIS group in Afghanistan: This comes as at least 23 loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed in an airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan last week.

US, Pakistan lock horns over Taliban chief Mansour's death: Following the death, Islamabad condemned the attack saying the US violated the commitment it made earlier at the quartet meeting that talks remain the only option for bringing an end to the lingering conflict in Afghanistan.

Russia must be ready to face 'aggressive actions' from NATO, says Putin: President Vladimir Putin made a speech to parliament on Wednesday warning NATO about its actions near Russia's border. He also criticized the West for its reluctance to build a collective security system with Russia.

NATO couldn’t repel Baltic invasion by Russia: U.S. general: “Russia could take over the Baltic states faster than we would be able to defend them,” Hodges was quoted as saying in a German-language article by news weekly Die Zeit.

Putin considers Russia-China interaction important factor of global stability: "Today the very fact that China and Russia collaborate in international affairs contributes to the stability of world affairs," Putin said. "Apart from our joint work in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, we cooperate within BRICS, which in fact was jointly established by us, and we actively collaborate at the UN."

Germany shooting: Gunman 'shot dead by police' was in 'state of confusion': An unidentified man has opened fire in a German cinema complex before being shot dead by police. The incident took place at the Kinoplex cinema in the town of Viernheim, near Frankfurt.

Michael Fallon pays compensation to cleric over Islamic State claims: Michael Fallon is to pay undisclosed compensation to Muslim cleric Suliman Gani for falsely claiming he supported the so-called Islamic State group. The defence secretary announced the compensation on his website, where he also apologised to the Muslim leader.

Colombia government, FARC rebels sign cease-fire: The Colombian government and the FARC rebel force signed a definitive cease-fire and disarmament agreement Thursday, one of the last steps on the path to ending their half-century conflict.

Supreme Court blocks Obama immigration plan in 4-4 tie: A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama's immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation.

Justice Sotomayor Slams US Police State in Scathing Dissent: The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday 5 to 3 to give courts expanded abilities to use evidence obtained illegally, whose powerful rejection of the decision invoked high-profile Black intellectuals including James Baldwin and Michelle Alexander as she spoke up for the rights of people of color in the United States.

Was Orlando Massacre a ‘False Flag’ Attack on the Islam : Far too many facts pertaining to the Orlando massacre by Omar Mateen raise serious questions about the ghastly killing of American citizens as a False Flag opertion of the FBI.

Several GOP Business Leaders Are Backing Clinton: More than 50 business executives, including several longtime Republicans, will endorse Hillary Clinton for president on Thursday as her campaign seeks to capitalize on discomfort with Republican Donald Trump.

June 22, 2016

 

The Looming US War on Russia
By Finian Cunningham
The beast that is Western capitalist imperialism is salivating for war again. Continue

 

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The Chinese People Are Outraged
“Do Not Succumb To The West”

By Andre Vltchek
“If you do, our nation will suffer immensely, and the rest of the world will turn to ashes.” Continue

 

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Hillary Clinton’s Likely Defense Secretary Wants More US Troops Fighting ISIS and Assad
By Patrick Tucker
Flournoy, has been making the case for sending more American troops into combat against ISIS and the Assad regime than the Obama administration has been willing to commit. Continue

 

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Israeli Intelligence Chief: We Do Not Want ISIS Defeat In Syria
By Al Masdar News
Israeli intelligence Chief, said “Israel” does not want the situation in Syria to end with the defeat of ISIS “ Continue

 

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20 Congress Members Demand Obama Protect Palestinian Children From Israeli Abuses
By Ben Norton
Children “live under the constant fear of arrest detention and violence at the hands of the Israeli military.” Continue

 

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Israel Considers Its Demographic Time Bomb
By Jonathan Cook
The Ashkenazim feared that one day the Arab Jews might make a political alliance with the native population, the Palestinians. Continue

 

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New Cold War Feeds War Machine
By Chuck Spinney
The Obama administration starting a new Cold War with Russia and China makes sense if viewed from the perspective of the Military-Industrial Complex. Continue

 

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In Praise Of Ignorant Politicians…..Unschooled In Beltway Delusions
By David Stockman
Why Donald Trump’s challenge to the beltway’s permanent bipartisan ruling class is so welcome. Continue

 

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I Reported Omar Mateen To The FBI
Trump Is Wrong That Muslims Don’t Do Our Part

By Mohammed A. Malik
Donald Trump believes American Muslims are hiding something. Continue

 

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Brexit: What Is It About?
By Paul Craig Roberts
The UK government and presstitute media used Cox’s murder to drive home the propaganda that violent racists were behind Brexit. Continue

 

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Brexit Referendum: The Great Debate
Video
Panellists locked horns over immigration, as the pro-EU London Mayor Sadiq Khan tore into his predecessor Boris Johnson. Continue

 

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Coalition warplanes kill 50 ISIS militants north of Ramadi: “The international coalition aviation, in coordination with Anbar Operations, managed to bomb a number of targets and gatherings of ISIS elements in the area of Zankoura north of Ramadi, killing 50 [ISIS] terrorists.”

10 ISIS militants killed by coalition bombardment south of Mosul: On Wednesday, a source in Nineveh Operations announced, that ten (10) ISIS militants were killed in an aerial bombardment carried out by the international coalition aviation on the organization’s headquarters in al-Qayyarah vicinity south of Mosul.

Iraq: Fallujah's displaced endure 'inhuman' conditions: Thousands of families who continue to flee Fallujah face a "catastrophic" situation, aid workers say.

Air raids kill 25 civilians in ISIS stronghold in Syria: Warplanes have bombed ISIS's de facto Syrian capital Raqqa, killing at least 25 civilians, after the extremist drove pro-government forces out of their bastion northern province.

"Dramatic Rescue! Man With Kid Runs Towards Camera!" - 44 Staged Pictures: There the 43 similar pictures below the fold to demonstrate that. Just ask yourself: Could all these very similar by-chance pics, taken within about a year, be real? Really?

20 Houthi fighters killed trying to advance in southern Yemen: An army commander in Lahj said the Houthi militants attempted to infiltrate into areas surrounding the military airbase at dawn on Tuesday

13 killed in central Yemen fighting: Six Houthis were reportedly killed in attacks by pro-government forces in the central Al-Bayda’ province
 

Israel Admits Cutting West Bank Water Supply: Since the start of this month, tens of thousands of Palestinians have been suffering the harsh effects of a drastic cut in the water supplied them by Israel’s Mekorot water company.

Rabbi Calls for Poisoning of Palestinian Water Supply: The foreign ministry of the Palestinian Authority (PA), Sunday, demanded the arrest of a Jewish Rabbi, who called on Israeli settlers to poison water used by Palestinians in hundreds of towns and villages across the occupied West Bank.

Israel Military Industries to sell ammo to US civilians: Israel Military Industries Ltd. (IMI Systems) today announced that it would sell NIS 150 million worth of small caliber ammunition to the US civilian market.

Boeing and Iran Air reach landmark $25bn deal: Boeing has announced that it has reached agreement to sell 100 aircraft to Iran Air in a deal that could be worth $25bn (£17bn) at list prices. Boeing said it is working with regulators to get the necessary US government approvals.

Fierce clashes, blast kill 60 in a day in Libya: Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news agency reported Wednesday.

Two shot dead in South African capital as looters ransack shops: South African police said on Wednesday that two suspected looters had been shot dead in the capital in violence triggered by the ruling party's choice of a mayoral candidate for local polls.

Somalia security chief killed by own bodyguard, al Shabaab claims responsibility: "Two other bodyguards were wounded," Ahmed Mohamud, a police officer in Jowhar, said. "The assassin ran away, we are pursuing him."

At Least 18 Taliban Militants Killed in Northern Afghanistan: Afghanistan's security forces killed at least 18 Taliban militants in the country's northern province of Faryab on Tuesday, the Afghan Defense Ministry said in a statement.

Commentary: U.S. display of military power act of hegemony: The United States is a country outside the territory of the South China Sea, coming from one side of the Pacific Ocean all the way to the other side of the Pacific Ocean to demonstrate their military power

EU to extend Russia economic sanctions for another six months: European Union envoys have agreed to prolong their bloc's economic sanctions against Russia for six months. The bans are aimed at curbing Russia's influence in eastern Europe, particularly in Ukraine.

Brexit: UK rivals clash in heated EU referendum debate: Panellists locked horns over immigration, as the pro-EU London Mayor Sadiq Khan tore into his predecessor Boris Johnson, a key campaigner on the "Leave" side.

Colombia and FARC rebels announce deal on ceasefire: Bilateral ceasefire marks latest attempt to bring peace to the country after a half-century of bloody conflict.

Scorching Hot Southwest Is Climate Change In Action: Triple-digit temperatures began scorching Nevada, California, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico early this week. Some of the most intense heat was recorded throughout Arizona, where four hikers died in separate heat-related incidents.

Idaho prosecutor: Anti-Muslim bigots made up shocking gang rape story to smear Syrian refugees: The reports, which claim three boys sexually assaulted and then urinated on a 5-year-old special needs girl, have circulated on right-wing blogs and social media for a couple of weeks

Clinton 'gets rich making you poor,' Trump charges : Donald Trump launched a broad rebuke of his presidential rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday, accusing her of being "a world class liar" who personally profited from her tenure at the State Department. "She gets rich making you poor," Trump said.

Donald Trump's Full Anti-Hillary Clinton Speech in NYC (6-22-16) - Video - Donald Trump Delivers Anti-Hillary Clinton Speech in NYC

June 21, 2016

 

  

The Slow Death of the Syria Cease-Fire Brings a Hybrid War With Russia Closer
By Alastair Crooke
The new NATO missile installations in Eastern Europe “are hostile acts, just short of casus belli — a cause of war.” Continue

 

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Bernie’s Quasi-Concession Speech and Hillary’s Syrian War to Come
By Gary Leupp
What a triumph for Hillary it will be should boys and girls both die in World War III. Continue

 

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Eyewitness Tells How The U.S. Ambassador Instigated "Revolution" In Syria
By Moon Of Alabama
His talks were not about peace or dialogue. They were for blatant, violent "regime change". Continue

 

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Trolling for War with Russia
By Patrick Buchanan
How would we react if 31,000 Russian, Chinese, Cuban, Iranian and North Korean troops conducted military exercises across from El Paso and Brownsville, Texas? Continue

 

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NATO Commander Sees No Imminent Russian Threat To Baltics
By Reuters
Russian aggression is not on the agenda and no intelligence assessment suggests such a thing." Continue

 

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Berta Cáceres's Name was on Honduran Military Hitlist
By Nina Lakhani
A unit trained by US special forces was ordered to kill the environmental activist who was slain in March. Continue

 

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Noam Chomsky Speaks In Support Of Julian Assange
Video
"Julian Assange has commited the grave crime of exposing power to sunlight" Continue

 

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The Rise of the Corporatocracy
By Graham Vanbergen
The top 200 corporations were bigger than the combined economies of 182 countries and have twice the economic influence than 80 per cent of all humanity. Continue

 

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Capitalism Will Collapse Because Elites ‘Allow Poor to Rot,’
By Chris Hedges and Tariq Ali
The banks behind politicians in the western world “have allowed the poor to rot,” and now the elites in those countries, especially the US, are facing a revolt,. Continue

 

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FBI Told Orlando Shooter's Wife Not to Tell US Media He Was Gay
By teleSur
The ex-wife of Omar Mateen claimed the U.S. agency told her to keep quiet about his homosexuality. Continue

 

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Islamic State 'pushes Syrian regime forces from Raqqa province': Jihadists of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant drove Syrian regime troops out of Raqqa province on Monday, killing dozens of fighters in a lightning counter-attack

'Never mind the US, Russia’s the one losing patience over Syria ceasefire chaos' - Chief of Staff : Russian military says Washington still won’t provide a list of groups it considers terrorist, allowing jihadists to regroup and escape Russian-led air raids on their positions, the head of the Russian General Staff said.

Five Shia militiamen killed in N. Iraq: Police source: Bomber detonates vehicle near office of Shia militia group in Iraq’s northern Saladin province, local police source says

Senior ISIS leader killed in airstrike near al-Sharqat: Leader of al-Hashed al-Sha’bi militia, Jabbar Mamouri, announced on Tuesday about the death a senior ISIS leader named Sarmad Mazahim, in an aerial strike on the outskirts of al-Sharqat.

Iraqi commander says 2,500 ISIL militants killed in Fallujah: Iraqi government forces launched the large-scale Fallujah operation in late May. On June 17, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared victory after special forces entered the city center, capturing government buildings and the central hospital.

Iraqi forces retake two Fallujah districts from ISIS, push west: Iraq's armed forces pressed on with their offensive to retake the city of Fallujah from ISIS Tuesday, dislodging the militants from two eastern districts and pushing them back into a handful of northern and western neighborhoods.

US-Led Coalition Says Only 1/3 of Fallujah Cleared of IS: Only a third of Fallujah has been "cleared" of Islamic State militants, the U.S.-led coalition said Tuesday, days after the Iraqi government declared victory in the city west of Baghdad, which was held by the extremists for more than two years.

Yemeni Officials Say Coalition Airstrike Kills 8 Civilians: An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition on Tuesday mistakenly killed eight civilians building a home in an area on the border between Yemen's southern provinces of Lahj and Taiz, security officials said.

Houthis advance on biggest airbase in government-held south Yemen: Houthis move to regain ground in southern Yemen as UN envoy unveils peace roadmap, calls on both sides to speed up their negotiations

Car bomb kills six Jordanian troops at Syria border: Six Jordanian border guards were killed by a car bomb in a remote area of the frontier with Syria on Tuesday during an attack launched from Syrian territory, security officials said.

Israel army 'mistakenly' kills Palestinian teen: Soldiers shoot dead 15-year old Palestinian bystander after alledged, stone-hurling incident near West Bank village of Beit Sira.

Israel setting up 'dirty tricks' unit to find, spread dirt on BDS groups: An old Chinese proverb, invented by Benjamin Netanyahu and Gilad Erdan, says that when someone sets out to blacken your reputation, beat him to it. The main thing is to get hold of large amounts of black stuff and spread it lavishly on the goyim. Which goyim, exactly?

Iran's Revolutionary Guards warns of an Islamic revolution in Bahrain: statement: Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards on Tuesday condemned Bahrain's decision to revoke the citizenship of the spiritual leader of its Shi'ite Muslim majority, saying the move would encourage a rebellion in the country.

34 Libya unity forces killed in Sirte clashes with IS:

Arms depot blast kills at least 29 near Libyan capital: At least 29 people have been killed and dozens injured in Libya on Tuesday after stored ammunition exploded in Garabulli, a town aboutk 50km east of the capital Tripoli.

Somali militants kill five police in north Kenya: Al Shabaab said it was behind the attack. The group's military operations spokesman Sheikh Abdiasis Abu Musab told Reuters four officers were also wounded and a vehicle in their convoy was burned in the ambush by its fighters.

Egypt court 'voids' Red Sea islands' transfer to Saudi: Tuesday’s verdict by the highest administrative court in Cairo declared void a maritime border accord with Saudi Arabia, which would have seen Egypt surrender control of the Tiran and Sanafir islands at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba.

Bomb Blasts Kill 24 in Afghanistan: The deadliest attack occurred in Kabul when a suicide bomber approached a minibus on foot and set off explosives.

Future drone strikes will be detrimental to US-Pak ties: Pakistan has reportedly told the United States that any further drone strikes on Pakistani territory in the future would be detrimental to the relationship between the two countries

U.S. navy chief hopes carriers deter East Asia destabilization: The U.S. Navy chief said on Monday he hoped the deployment of two aircraft carriers on a training mission in East Asia would deter any attempts to destabilize the region, where military tensions have risen amid China's growing assertiveness.

‘As fast as they want’: US commander says Russia outpaces NATO in deployment capabilities : Russian capabilities to deploy troops at long distances are “scary” as they outweigh those of NATO, the commander of US Army Europe has said

Cracks emerge in the European consensus on Russia: German Chancellor Angela Merkel was able to keep Russia-friendly members of her own government on-side and convince skeptical EU states like Slovakia, Hungary and Italy to back extensions of the bloc's economic and financial sanctions against Moscow.

Sweden asks to meet Julian Assange inside Ecuador embassy: Ecuador has received a formal request from the Swedish authorities to interview Julian Assange, inside its London embassy, in a potential breakthrough to the long-running saga.

UK's 'In' camp sees lead shrink ahead of EU vote: The campaign for Britain to stay in the European Union has lost some of its lead over the rival "Out" camp ahead of Thursday's EU membership referendum, according to an opinion poll published on Tuesday.

California power grid prepares for heatwave, possible natgas shortage; With record-setting heat and air conditioning demand expected in Southern California, the state's power grid operator issued a so-called "flex alert," urging consumers to conserve energy to help prevent rotating power outages - which could occur regardless.

Man Fined $450 For Stealing $5 Worth Of Food Accuses Court Of Profiting Off Debtors Prison: More than a third of Bogalusa’s population lives below the poverty line, and median household income is about $25,000, less than half of the median income for all American households.

FBI Still Concealing Almost All of What the Orlando Gunman Said: It appears that the federal investigators continued to withhold details of a second conversation Mateen had with the 911 operator, which was not referred to at all in the government’s timeline.

British Man Tries to Kill Trump: A 20-year-old British man was arrested at the Trump rally in Las Vegas on Saturday for trying to kill Donald Trump. Michael Steven Sanford told police that he came from California and went to a gun range in Las Vegas on Friday to learn how to shoot.

Donald Trump has massive fundraising deficit against Hillary Clinton : $1.3mn v $42mn: Donald Trump has massive fundraising deficit against Hillary Clinton

A Republican delegate revolt becomes more likely: Aside from Trump and his true believers, fewer and fewer Republican operatives, activists or donors think Trump can win.

White House staff lived in fear of Hillary: Ex-Secret Service officer: Hillary Clinton has a “Jekyll and Hyde” personality that left White House staffers scared stiff of her explosive — and even physical — outbursts, an ex-Secret Service officer claims in a scathing new tell-all.

Gary Byrne’s Crisis Of Character: The Latest Anti-Clinton Conspiracy Book: Byrne does his best impression of a Fox News host and re-tells the conservative version of numerous anti-Clinton stories.

Secret Service veterans denounce anti-Clinton tell-all book: Former agents blast writer Gary Byrne for having 'underlying motives.'

Downloadable personalities will make us immortal, according to expert: Get ready to live forever, says an expert who predicts our minds could be downloaded into avatars within the next century. Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku claims we will no longer have to mourn the death of loved ones: instead, they will live on in a hologram.

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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 .

 

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Blueprint of the PNAC Plan for U.S. Global Hegemony


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