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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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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.




























































































































































































































































































































































"One believes things because one has been conditioned to believe them."  - Aldous Huxley, Brave New World


"...most men and women will grow up to love their servitude and will never dream of revolution."  - Aldous Huxley, Brave New World


"For the great majority of mankind are satisfied with appearances, as though they were realities, and are often more influenced by the things that seem than by those that are." : Niccolo Machiavelli - (1469-1527) Italian Statesman and Political Philosopher - Source: Discourses, 1513-1517


"As I watch government at all levels daily eat away at our freedom, I keep thinking how prosperity and government largesse have combined to make most of us fat and lazy and indifferent to, or actually in favor of, the limits being placed on that freedom." : Lyn Nofziger - [Franklyn C. Nofziger] Press Secretary for President Reagan 


You Only Hate Assad Because Your TV Told You To
By Caitlin Johnstone
Are you the sort of person who can face uncomfortable truths and revise their worldview accordingly.  - Continue


Syria’s Assad Just Explained How The U.S. Really Works
By Brandon Turbeville
It is clear that the majority of the population has little understanding of how the U.S. government operates.  - Continue


Motivation Of The Killers In Manchester
By Patrick Cockburn
It is pious and inaccurate to say Salman Abedi's actions had 'nothing to do with Islam'  - Continue


“Sickening Cowardice” - Theresa May Must be Held to Account on the Plight of Yemen’s Children
By Daniel Read
For May to remain steadfast on selling weapons to Riyadh whilst denouncing violence elsewhere is just base hypocrisy.  - Continue


There Remains No Evidence Of Trump-Russia Collusion
By Paul Roderick Gregory
Hillary Clinton’s campaign had  “lots of meetings” with Russian officials including Ambassador Kislyak during the campaign.  - Continue


The Obsession With Russian Goes Back Decades
By Jacob G. Hornberger
Just consider the accusations that have been leveled at the president.  - Continue


The West Spreading New Wave of Feel-Good Movies and False Hopes
By Andre Vltchek
The West is busy manufacturing ‘pseudo reality’.  - Continue


Police kill 14 IS militants during Mosul’s Old City invasion: Dozens of snipers and other troops were deployed south of the Old City to strengthen control on the area’s narrow alleyways, the statement added.

Iraq Says Iranian Commander Killed Fighting IS: A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander was killed in an explosion during clashes with the Islamic State group west of Mosul,

Iraq: US admits killing over 100 civilians in Mosul : The final toll could be as high as 141, an investigation into the 17 March attack has found, with 36 people still unaccounted for.

US officials confirm their Coalition allies have killed 80 civilians : US military officials have confirmed exclusively to Airwars in an investigation jointly published with Foreign Policy. Yet none of the 12 allies will publicly concede any role in those casualties.

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last Islamic State enclave in Mosul: The fall of the city would, in effect, mark the end of the Iraqi half of the "caliphate" declared nearly three years ago by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, which also covers parts of Syria.

Iraqi troops torture and execute civilians in secret videos: Elite unit was once praised by U.S. military officials.

Bush/Blair legacy continues: Ex-MI5 boss says war raised terror threat: Giving evidence to the Iraq inquiry, Baroness Manningham-Buller said the action had radicalised "a few among a generation". She said she was not "surprised" that UK nationals were involved in the 7/7 bombings in London.

US-led attack against ISIS in Syria killed over 100: Over 100 people were killed in a US-led coalition attack against ISIS in eastern Syria. Among those killed were 42 children.

US Kills More Than 50 Civilians In Syria Village: The slain were said to include at least 26 people who were “relatives” of ISIS fighters, including both Syrians and Moroccans. The other nine civilians were just locals, including five children.

Gruesome jihadi infighting kills scores along Syria-Lebanon borders; Graphic Content: : Scores of jihadi rebels have been killed and injured as the self-proclaimed Islamic State blitzed positions for the rival jihadi group Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham in Juroud Arsal along the Syrian-Lebanese borders.

Syrian army, allied militia gain ground against IS; Syrian troops and allied militia have pushed back Islamic State militants and U.S-backed opposition fighters, gaining control of a large swath of territory in the country's strategic southern desert.

Manchester bomber wanted revenge' for US air strikes in Syria, sister says : “I think he saw children - Muslim children - dying everywhere, and wanted revenge," she told the Wall Street Journal.

Yemen: Sudanese soldiers killed in Taiz; A number of Saudi-paid Sudanese soldiers were killed when the army and popular forces hit a military vehicle in northern Mokha district of Taiz province, a military official told Saba on Saturday.

'Extremely high' number of deaths expected as Yemen slides into Cholera epidemic : On one day last week , 20 cholera deaths and 3,460 suspected cases had been registered in the country, where two-thirds of the population are on the brink of famine.

Palestinian prisoners in Israel suspend hunger strike: Deal struck with Israel after intense talks hailed as 'victory' for Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike for 40 days

52 killed in militia clashes in Libya capital: Forces loyal to Libya’s unity government said Saturday that 52 of its fighters were killed as they repelled rival militias in fierce clashes in the capital Tripoli.

Gunmen in Egypt Force Coptic Christian Pilgrims From Buses and Kill 28; They separated the men from the women and children, and instructed them to surrender their mobile phones. They told the men to recite the shahada, the Islamic declaration of faith.

Egypt launches raids in Libya after attack on Coptic Christians:

Pro-Haftar air force says took part in Egyptian raids: The UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), opposed by Haftar, denounced the raids as a violation of its sovereignty.

Death of a Navy SEAL reveals US mission creep in Somalia; Last month, a US soldier was shot and killed fighting in Somalia. Reports indicate the Navy SEAL was serving alongside his Somali counterparts — not advising from the operating base — as they battled al-Shabab militants.

Philippine Army kills 35 ISIS members killed: The Philippine Armed Forces are slowly regaining lost urban territory in the embattled city of Marawi, advancing through its western suburbs towards the city center and harbour which remain under Islamic State control for now.

18 killed in suicide blast in Afghanistan on 1st day of Ramadan: A car bomb went off near a bus station and a football field close to a military base in Afghanistan's southeastern Khost Province on Saturday. The attack targeted police vehicles

Cohn: White House won't roll back Russia sanctions: “We’re not lowering our sanctions on Russia,” said Cohn, President Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser and one of the most powerful voices in the White House. “If anything, we would probably look to get tougher on Russia.”

Two British jets dispatched after Russian incursion; "Two Typhoons were scrambled from RAF Lossiemouth this morning as part of the RAF's Quick Reaction Alert in response to two Russian aircraft entering the UK's airspace," the MoD said in a statement.

UK police release photo of Manchester bomber on attack night, find device ‘assembly place’; The pictures show the suicide bomber on his way to the arena wearing jeans and trainers, a black jacket, baseball cap, and a rucksack containing the alleged bomb t

Manchester bomber wanted revenge' for US air strikes in Syria, sister says : “I think he saw children - Muslim children - dying everywhere, and wanted revenge," she told the Wall Street Journal.

Manchester attack: Terror threat reduced from critical to severe: The change indicates an attack is highly likely, not imminently expected. Soldiers deployed to support the police will be stood down on Monday night, at the close of the bank holiday weekend.

Huge scale of terror threat revealed: UK home to 23,000 jihadists: About 3,000 people from the total group are judged to pose a threat and are under investigation or active monitoring in 500 operations being run by police and intelligence services.

Rebels living in England claim UK government let them travel to Libya to fight Gaddafi : Former fighters including Libyan exiles and British-Libyan residents described how MI5 'sorted' their travel.

Disharmony at G7 as Trump plays his own tune: G7 nations risked unprecedented deadlock on Saturday as US President Donald Trump resisted pressure to sign up to joint positions on hot-button issues such as climate change, trade and migration.

Merkel Furious With Trump After "Unprecedented" G-7 Failure To Reach Consensus On Climate Change: In what was described as an "unprecedented step", the final G-7 communique gave the U.S. its own section to say that it is “undergoing a review process”

Trump trip leaves US and allies lost in translation; The US president heads for home Sunday with some of Washington’s allies as bewildered as ever by the billionaire tycoon’s abrasive, unpredictable style and the substance of his policy plans.

UK PM May's lead narrows to 10 percentage points: Opinium poll: May's lead had slipped from 13 percentage points on May 16 and 19 percentage points at the start of the campaign.

British Airways cancels flights from London as global IT outage causes chaos: The major outage meant it had been forced to cancel all scheduled flights from Heathrow and Gatwick and had also hit its call centers and website.

UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed; When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected of war crimes to lead the investigation.

Venezuela: Anti-government protesters set a man on fire; The video of the incident—which shows an anti-government protester throwing accelerant on the man, who then bursts into flames and runs down the street as other protesters, rather than help douse the fire, let him burn—is horrific

Anti-government protesters pelt riot police with flaming Molotov cocktails; Hundreds of anti-government protesters tried to march on a key military installation in capital city of Caracas

Venezuela Accuses OAS of Hypocrisy Over Brazil: Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez accused the Organisation of American States (OAS) of double standards Thursday, after the regional body refused to discuss the political crisis in Brazil.

Zapatistas Meet to Elect First Indigenous Presidential Candidate: The decision marks a break with more than two decades of Zapatista strategy of rejecting the Mexican state and electoral politics.

Michael Hudson; Another US Housing Bubble? Economist Michael Hudson explains that even though housing prices are back up at 2008 levels homeownership is at a much lower level and banks have their loans guaranteed by the US government.

Kushner Is Said to Have Discussed a Secret Channel to Talk to Russia: Jared Kushner, spoke in December with Russia’s ambassador about establishing a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and Moscow to discuss strategy in Syria and other policy issues

Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny in Russia Probe, Officials Say: Investigators believe Kushner has significant information relevant to their inquiry, officials said. That does not mean they suspect him of a crime or intend to charge him.

Kushner meeting head of sanctioned Russian bank could have alarming consequences; The FBI is examining whether Russian officials suggested to President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, that Russian banks could finance Trump associates' business ventures if US sanctions were lifted or relaxed,

Jared Kushner is secret financial partners with the Steinmetz family, once the richest in Israel : Jared Kushner, is secret financial partners with what was once the richest family in Israel — the billionaire Steinmetzes, who have been linked to a massive bribery scandal in Africa.

How Alleged Russian Hacker Teamed Up With Florida GOP Operative: Political consultant Aaron Nevins received documents from hacker ‘Guccifer 2.0’ and posted some on his blog

Explosive Revelation of Obama Administration Illegal Surveillance of Americans; During the Obama years, the National Security Agency intentionally and routinely intercepted and reviewed communications of American citizens in violation of the Constitution and of court-ordered guidelines implemented pursuant to federal law.

How Team Obama tried to hack the election: New revelations have surfaced that the Obama administration abused intelligence during the election by launching a massive domestic-spy campaign that included snooping on Trump officials.

FBI illegally shared spy data on Americans with private parties: The FBI has illegally shared raw intelligence about Americans with unauthorized third parties and violated other constitutional privacy protections, according to newly declassified government documents

Secret court rebukes NSA for 5-year illegal surveillance of U.S. citizens; U.S. intelligence agencies conducted illegal surveillance on American citizens over a five-year period, a practice that earned them a sharp rebuke from a secret court

Trump’s Budget Betrays Millions Who Trusted Him by Adding Desperation to Their Lives: This disturbing budget would turn the United States into a coarser nation, making life harder for most of those struggling to get by but more luxurious for those at the very top.

Watch; 'An attack of unimaginable cruelty': Hillary Clinton slams President Trump in speech to former university

Need a laugh? Watch; Confused 5-Year-Old To Her Mother — “Where did Barack Obama go?”

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter National Security Adviser, Dies at 89: Brzezinski helped Carter bridge wide gaps between the rigid Egyptian and Israeli leaders, Anwar Sadat and Menachem Begin, leading to the Camp David accords in September 1978.

May 26/27, 2017

Trump’s Art of the Deal: Selling Wars and Terrorism
By Finian Cunningham
Donald “the peace-maker” is sowing decades of further violence in the war-torn region.  - Continue


UK Government Harbored Terrorists Linked to Manchester Blast for Decades
By Tony Cartalucci
The British government is directly responsible for the recent Manchester blast.  - Continue


False Flag in Manchester?
By Peter Koenig
As always, the question to ask is Cui Bono?  - Continue


The May-Trump Guide to War and Terror
By Sequoyah De Souza Vigneswaren
Don't let the ruling class cynically use the lives of the victims as political capital.  - Continue


The British Establishment is Putting Our Lives at Risk
By Mark Curtis
Our State’s Key Ally Is a Major Public Threat  - Continue


A Question for Every Parent: Is U.S. Foreign Interventionism Worth It?
By Jacob G. Hornberger
Is continued interventionism worth the deaths of children who are killed as a result of terrorist retaliation?  - Continue


Civilians Killed by US Largely Ignored as Endless Global War Continues
By Jon Queally
Not all victims receive equal attention.  - Continue


Truth Has Become Un-American
By Paul Craig Roberts
Washington and Israel are the threats to peace.  - Continue


Down the Memory Hole
Living in Trump’s United States of Amnesia

By Rebecca Gordon
A political regime that seeks to destroy its people’s memory is an existential threat.  - Continue


The 15 Most Heartless Proposals in Trump's Budget
By Steven Rosenfeld
Budget Director Mick Mulvaney’s remarks show they aren’t operating in the real world. Not even close.  - Continue


‘Getting Trump’ with the New McCarthyism
By Robert Parry
Democrats and progressives are embracing a New McCarthyism in their drive to remove President Trump from office, but is that right?  - Continue


Syria: U.S. Kills 'Kills 16 Civilians' Near Raqqa: At least 16 civilians have been killed in a US-led coalition air strike near so-called Islamic State's Syrian stronghold of Raqqa, activists say.

Syrian Army says ISIL’s ‘minister of war’ killed: The Syrian Army said on Wednesday it had killed the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group’s military commander in Syria during operations in the north of the country

Syrian army advances south toward rebel-held area; The Syrian army said it had retaken a swathe of territory from Islamic State in southern Syria on Thursday in a rapid advance near areas held by U.S.-backed Syrian rebels at the border with Jordan and Iraq.

Norwegian Army enters southern Syria to aid endangered rebels at border crossing; The Norwegian unit invaded Syria, home to US-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) that have become the target of an ongoing offensive by the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) along the Damascus-Baghdad highway.

ISIS seizes tons of Syrian Army weapons in hit-and-run attack on Aleppo supply line; Although the overnight raid was largely repelled, ISIS fighters managed to retrieve dozens of anti-tank missiles, light weapons and ammunition from the SAA outposts:

Watch: Undercover in Idlib : What is really happening in Idlib

Manchester bomber reportedly ‘wanted revenge’ for Muslims killed in Syria: The Manchester suicide bomber was motivated to kill by the deaths of Muslim children in Syria — which he believed came at the hands of US-led military forces, a sibling says.

RAF gunners scrawl 'Love from Manchester' on side of Syria-bound hellfire missile: The defiant message, confirmed by RAF bosses today, was designed to honour the 22 people killed by suicide bomber Salman Abedi at Manchester Arena on Monday

Iraq; Islamic State infighting leaves senior leader dead in Kirkuk: official: The “mayor of Diyala”, who was temporarily appointed by supreme leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed with two other companions when members engaged in an infighting near the group’s stronghold town of Hawija

Islamic State controls 80% of Anbar’s desert; “The region hosts enormous training camps for fighters coming from abroad,” said the officer, adding that militants, disguised as Iraqi army and police members, erect barricades and armed checkpoints there.

U.S. Troops Are Getting Close Enough to ISIS to Fire Mortars: New video highlights how conventional American forces have been moving closer to the actual fighting against ISIS.

U.S. Army Lost Track of $1 Billion Worth of Weapons and Equipment: The U.S. Army failed to properly monitor more than $1 billion worth of arms transfers in Iraq and Kuwait, according to a declassified government audit obtained by Amnesty International released Wednesday.

US kills five Yemen civilians, says rights group; The Seals opened fire on a 70-year-old partially blind man. On hearing al-Adhal being shot, other men then emerged from their homes, and four of them were shot dead by the Seals.

Marillyn Hewson: Makes $20 Million A Year; Forbes named Marillyn Hewson, CEO of Lockheed Martin, “the 20th most powerful woman in the world”. Her company is selling weapons to the Saudi regime, weapons that are killing and maiming women and children day after day.

Bahrain, Egypt block some news websites; : Egypt and Bahrain have blocked news websites, including those run by Qatari-based state funded Al Jazeera. Cairo has blocked 21 websites, claiming they support “terrorism” and published “lies.”

War on Afghanistan Is Killing Children in Record Numbers in 2017 : UNAMA documented 11,418 civilian casualties, an increase over previous years. Children accounted for at least 30 percent of these casualties.

IS behead police and kill 20 in Philippines; Around 100 heavily armed gunmen linked to Islamic State swept into Marawi City, on the island of Mindanao, burning buildings, seizing a Catholic priest and his worshippers and raising the black flag of IS.

Commandos sent in to end Philippine siege; The Philippines has deployed attack helicopters and special forces to drive out Islamic State-linked rebels holed up in a besieged southern city on Thursday, as efforts to take back control met heavy resistance.

China protests U.S. warship entering South China Sea; Guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey sailed into the waters close to China's Nansha Islands without permission from China, and Chinese missile frigates Liuzhou and Luzhou "warned and expelled" the U.S. ship after identifying it.

NATO will formally join anti-'Islamic State' coalition; Members of the military alliance have agreed to formally join the coalition against the "Islamic State" extremist group. France and Germany were said to have greenlighted the "purely symbolic" plan.

Trump gets a “chilly reception” at NATO: 23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying, and what they’re supposed to be paying for their defense,” Trump said

Watch: Trump shoved the Montenegro prime minister at NATO: During his first joint meeting with North Atlantic Treaty Organization leaders, President Trump on Thursday appeared to push aside the prime minister of Montenegro.

Theresa May Knew of Manchester Bomber’s Terrorist Family: Col. Gadaffi had expelled the Manchester bomber’s father from Libya!

'Sorted' by MI5: How UK government sent British-Libyans to fight Gaddafi; Fighters say government operated 'open door' policy allowing them to join rebels, as authorities investigate background of Manchester bomber

'Forgive me': Manchester bomber final words to his nuclear scientist mother: Tabbal told interrogators her son left Libya for England only four days before the bombing and called her on the same day of the attack.

‘Furious’ UK reportedly stops sharing intelligence with US following Manchester attack leak: Photos of debris from the attack were leaked and published in the New York Times, the BBC said. The images vividly show part of the explosive device and jacket worn by the suicide bomber.

Fears over 'second bomb' after police find huge chemical explosive cache in Salman Abedi raid : The Manchester suicide bomber may have built a second device which is now in the hands of fellow jihadists, police fear.

Blowback? Manchester bomber linked to terrorist group which UK allegedly backed; Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi and his father, had links to a violent jihadist group which may have had British backing for the 2011 Libyan war and a 1996 attempt to kill then-Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

In case you missed it; Colonel Gaddafi warned Tony Blair of Islamist attacks on Europe: Colonel Muammar Gaddafi issued a 'prophetic' warning to Tony Blair that jihadists would attack Europe if his regime was allowed to collapse

Manchester bomber Salman Albedi's pal was killed by drone strike in Syria: Raphael Hostey was an ISIS recruiter and also lived in Manchester before being killed in Syria.

Jeremy Corbyn blames terrorist attacks on UK's foreign wars; Mr Corbyn will stress that his assessment is shared by the intelligence and security services and “in no way reduces the guilt of those who attack our children”.

Soldiers on UK streets as threat raised to critical after Manchester bombing; Armed police officers guarding events will be replaced by soldiers in an operation codenamed Temperer. It is the first time that the operation, which was first revealed in 2015, has been put into effect.

Manchester Terror Attack Proves that the War On Terror Is Failing: There are 10 basic principles that serious, mature people need to discuss if we want to stop terrorism

Net migration to Britain falls in 2016 as EU citizens leave: Net migration to Britain fell to its lowest level in more than two-and-a-half-years in 2016, official data showed on Thursday, driven in part by an increase in the number of European Union citizens leaving the country.

'Not Welcome Here': Thousands March Against Trump in Belgium; Thousands of protesters took to the streets Wednesday to protest U.S. President Donald Trump's arrival in the city he previously likened to a "hellhole."

Why Race and Inequality Are at the Heart of America's Water Problems; Millions in the U.S., particularly poor people and communities of color, have inadequate access to water.

Reporter slammed to ground by Montana politician; “Greg Gianforte just body slammed me and broke my glasses," Jacobs tweeted, as he reported the incident — witnessed by three Fox News journalists — to police.

Trump’s scorched-earth budget: $1.7 trillion in cuts to vital social programs

Trump's travel ban upheld by federal appeals court; The travel ban 'drips of religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination'

Jeff Sessions didn't disclose meetings with Russian ambassador; Sessions "I have been called a surrogate at a time or two in that campaign, and I did not have communications with the Russians, and I'm unable to comment on it."

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Is More Dangerous Than Trump; His record thus far shows a determined effort to dismantle the Justice Department’s protections of civil rights and civil liberties.

Jared Kushner: White House senior adviser, alleged slumlord: A new report depicts Jared Kushner as a ruthless landlord who sues his low-income tenants until their deaths

Jared Kushner’s Other Real Estate Empire: Baltimore-area renters complain about a property owner they say is neglectful and litigious. Few know their landlord is the president’s son-in-law.

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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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