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Obey: The Routine Of Obedience

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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

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In the past our politicians offered us dreams of a better world. Now they promise to protect us from nightmares.

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Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

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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

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The Most Honest Three and a Half Minutes of Television. Ever......?

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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

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Why We Fight

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Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

Probing, definitive documentary about Jewish-American political scientist Norman Finkelstein

Stop the Machine!!!!!:
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The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

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American Drug War - The Last White Hope

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John Pilger: Truth Game

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‘War on journalism’: Snowden slams US indictment against Assange
By ICH and Agencies
“The Department of Justice just declared war – not on Wikileaks, but on journalism itself,” Snowden - Continue



US Accuses Syria Of More Chemical Attacks Just As Chemical Weapons Narrative Crumbles
By Caitlin Johnstone
“One false flag CW attack by US-trained terrorists coming up.”  - Continue


Trump’s Annihilation Threat to Iran and WWI Déjà Vu
By Finian Cunningham
To crow about wiping out an entire nation is all but declaring war. It’s insane and criminal. Why has Twitter not shut down Trump’s account? - Continue


House panel approves language revoking 2001 war authority as U.S. increases Iran tensions
By Ellen Mitchell
Passed after Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, it has been cited as a justification for conflict 41 times in 18 countries.  - Continue


Venezuela - As Opposition Support 'Deflated' - U.S. Targets Food Aid Supply
By Moon Of Alabama
Trump regime is increasing the number of people in Venezuela who go hungry.  - Continue


America, You Are Fired!
By Dmitry Orlov
Trump is but a prisoner in the White House, just like his predecessor was.  - Continue


We’ve Hit a New Low in Campaign Hit Pieces
By Matt Taibbi
“Tulsi Gabbard’s Campaign Is Being Boosted by Putin Apologists”.  - Continue



Syrian Arab Army kills and injures scores of terrorists, destroys their vehicles in Hama and Idleb countryside

Dozens killed as rebels launch counterattack in Syria

Air Raids Kill 12 Civilians in Syria's Idlib: Monitor

Missiles fired at Russian Khmeimim airbase in Syria amid massive militant offensive – MoD

Terror Chemical Attack Plotted in Syria's Idlib, Aleppo - Russian MoD

No evidence, just more bull: US says there are signs Syria may be using chemical weapons, warns of quick response

Pentagon considering request to send 5,000 troops to Middle East -officials

U.S. Intel to Congress: No Evidence al Qaeda Is Helping Iran

Iran Allegedly Transfers S-300 to Persian Gulf Amid Tensions With US

Julian Assange: Democracies are always lied into war.

Half of American adults expect war with Iran 'within next few years'

UN team unearths 12 mass graves in Iraq

Iraq: Bomb blast kills Iraqi civilian in Mosul city

1 policeman killed, 3 injured in repelling IS attack on oilfield

Gov't forces seize military camp from Houthi rebels in southern Yemen

‘Deep Complicity’: US-Supported Saudi Strikes Close Hundreds of Yemeni Hospitals

Saudi Arabia to behead author, journalist and cleric on terrorism charges: One of the men was arrested shortly after he tweeted a prayer for reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar

Israeli Government Admits Journalists Beaten by Soldiers: Video shows soldiers hitting and cursing at photographers, with one soldier throwing a rock

Urgent Action: Call on the UN Security Council to demand protection for Palestinian health workers

Questions raised over Florida Cabinet meeting in Israel: Republican Florida Gov. is going to Israel with a large contingent of business leaders. But DeSantis' plan to hold a meeting with his elected Cabinet while he's there has raised concerns about whether officials are violating the state's open-meeting laws.

Turkey to buy Russian S-400 missiles, undeterred by US sanction threat

Russia condemns 'US ultimatum' to Turkey over S-400 missile deal


Islamic State West Africa claims killing and execution of 29 Nigerian soldiers

Three Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram base attack

26 Killed In Central African Republic – UN

French-Spanish nun killed in Central African Republic: 77-year-old nun decapitated

At least 4 killed in latest bomb attack in Mogadishu

3 kids killed amid tribal clashes in Libya

Libya on verge of civil war -- UN envoy


Afghanistan- Seven Daesh fighters killed in Kunar

At Least Three Killed In Explosion In Afghanistan

6 killed, hundreds wounded as protests continue in Indonesia

Philippines: mid-terms clear way for Duterte to reinstate death penalty

Philippines' Duterte orders rubbish sent back to Canada

North Korea calls Joe Biden an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being"

Huawei: ARM memo tells staff to stop working with China’s tech giant

US ban on Huawei’s : A look at the hardware (and software) supply problems


Ukraine opens high treason case against Poroshenko over Kerch Strait incident

VIDEO: Trump confirms US cyberattack on Russia last year

Britain loses UN vote over Chagos islands; The 193 United Nations member states on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to demand the UK hand over control of the Chagos islands to Mauritius "as soon as possible".

Humiliation for May as Tories BOYCOTT PMQs in Commons 'Look at benches behind you!

Blaming Brexit, British Steel collapses putting about 25,000 jobs at risk

Poverty in the UK is 'systematic' and 'tragic', says UN special rapporteur

UN: UK's ‘Harsh' Austerity Measures Violate Britons' Human Rights


Raytheon discloses future lasers that can stop hypersonic missiles

Global sea levels could rise 6 feet by year 2100, twice as high as previous estimates

Bolton: Coast Guard to help reassert US power in Arctic


U.S. federal wall funding of US$1.57B yields 1.7 miles of fence

House Appropriations passes "defense" bill that would limit funds for border wall, pull US support from Yemen war

Democrats’ Pentagon budget bill would curb Trump’s war powers

Schiff says Justice Department agrees to turn over Mueller documents;

Attorney General Barr puts former intel bosses on notice

No Wonder Obama Intel Chiefs Panicking - President Trump will begin declassifying 'Russiagate' documents in the next 6-7 days.

Judge Rejects Trump Effort to Block Deutsche Bank Subpoena

Trump meeting with Dems lasts for 3 Minutes: Trump announced that he won’t work with Democratic lawmakers on policy while they continue to investigate him.

Trump “I don’t do cover-ups,”: Despite Trump’s multiple cover-ups, major media outlets and reporters uncritically repeat his claim

Confidential draft IRS memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless president invokes executive privilege

N.Y. lawmakers pass bill to allow Congress access to Trump's state tax returns

Loretta Lynch told Congress that Comey lie

The Air Force is investigating a cyber attack from the Navy: U.S. Navy prosecutor embed hidden tracking software into emails sent to defense attorneys, including one Air Force lawyer, involved in a high-profile war-crimes case

Feds bring new charges against lawyer Michael Avenatti for misappropriating nearly $300,000 from former client Stormy Daniels

Ben Carson Backs Discrimination Against Homeless Trans People

May 21, 2019

Do Iranian ‘Threats’ Signal Organized U.S.-Israel Subterfuge?
By Gareth Porter
There’s credible evidence that Israel could be playing a key role in this subterfuge.   - Continue


WikiLeaks cable, makes a strong case against claims that Tehran arming the Houthis
By Dave DeCamp
Judge ruled on Monday against Trump's lawsuit to stop a subpoena for his tax records by House Democrats.   - Continue


The Trump Administration Panicked Over Nothing
By Daniel Larison
“Do they think that we are stupid?” asked the NATO official.   - Continue


UK Dirty Ops on Iran?
By Finian Cunningham
The deployment of British commandoes in "top secret" missions at this crucial juncture raises perplexing questions.   - Continue


Israel's War Criminals In Their Own Words
By Philip Giraldi
Shooting unarmed Palestinian demonstrators "preserves Israeli values".   - Continue


How to Survive the Journey Ahead: A Graduation Message for a Terrifying Age
By John W. Whitehead
Those coming of age today will face some of the greatest obstacles ever encountered by young people.   - Continue



Syrian government-jihadist clashes kill 23: monitor

Hundreds of U.S. lawmakers tell Trump that the United States should remain in Syria

Newly Revealed Documents Show Syrian Chemical “Attacks Were Staged”: 35 deaths that were originally attributed to these staged chlorine events cannot be explained and it cannot be ruled out that these people were murdered as part of the staging effort.

11 IS militants killed in operation in central Iraq

6 civilians killed in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Yemen’s capital Sanaa

Yemeni Forces Down Saudi Drone, Carry out Attack on Arms Depot in Najran Airport

Saudi Arabia alleges, intercepts 2 Houthi missiles heading to Mecca, Jeddah

FM Denies Saudi Allegations that Yemeni Army Targets Holy Places in Saudi Arabia

Iranian nation will not bow to bullies: Rouhani

Trump downplays Iranian "threat" to US interests: "We have no indication that anything's happened or will happen," he told reporters at the White House, adding: "We have no indication that they will."

War criminal: Senator Lindsey Graham clashes with lawmakers over intelligence reports on Iran: Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican, said he received his own briefing Monday from National Security Advisor John Bolton

All The Times John Bolton Called For War With Iran: Bolton makes it quite clear that “only military action” could accomplish what is required to stop Iran from developing a nuclear weapon.

Media Setting Up Iran as New ‘Threat’ That Must Be Confronted

Gaza boy killed by explosive grenade fired at his face

Head of Reporters Without Borders says Israel shot journalists intentionally

Watch: Israeli settlers attack Palestinians under army protection

Inhumane Illegal Treatment Widespread in Israel Prisons: Report


264 people killed in Africa from 70 terror attacks in last two weeks of April


12 militants killed in Afghanistan

5,000 terrorists amassed in Afghanistan close to CIS border - Russian FSB chief : Terrorist cells are now infiltrating into former Soviet countries where they are forming ties with organized crime

China’s coastguard ‘can expect military treatment’ in South China Sea: U.S. admiral issues warning as Beijing sends more non-naval vessels into troubled waters to asset claims

China could play rare earths card in US clash

China rare earth firms' stocks soar on trade war speculation

Huawei founder says clash with the US was ‘inevitable’


USAF Paints F-16 Jet With Russian Color Scheme For 'Training Purposes'

UK: May to ask lawmakers to vote on a second Brexit referendum


Ron Paul: Fair Trial? US Steals Assange's Legal Papers: The treacherous government of Ecuador has opened Julian Assange's private quarters at its UK embassy up to US investigators, who have seized Assange's legal defense documents.

Global sea levels could rise far more than predicted: Researchers say two-metre sea level rise is possible if global temperatures warm by five degrees Celsius by 2100.

Bayer faces thousands of Roundup-cancer cases after $2 billion verdict

Monsanto Spied On GMO Opponents in 7 EU Countries

Facebook helps phone companies gather user data, including their ‘creditworthiness’ – report

NASA’s Plans Lunar Outpost: The plan calls for, an outpost that will orbit the Moon and serve as a spaceport for missions to the surface.


Years of US sanctions have cost Venezuelan economy $130 billion – official

Venezuela to ditch Visa & Mastercard by early 2020 : Venezuela will develop an independent national payment system to get rid of international giants Visa and Mastercard in response to US sanctions

US to Triple Import of Russian Oil Amid Sanctions Against Venezuela - Report

Thousands of Immigrants Suffer in Solitary Confinement in ICE Detention: The United Nations special rapporteur on torture, said that solitary confinement should be banned and that isolation for more than 15 days constitutes “inhuman and degrading treatment.

AG Barr to Congress: the President’s NOT your “errand boy”

Trump's Accounting Firm Forced to Hand Over Records to Congress

Deutsche Bank Has Rolled on Donald Trump

Ford to cut 7,000 jobs by August, including 900 this week

Police escort workers out of closed plant in Central Pennsylvania

Video: Mass layoffs hit Illinois Fiat Chrysler plant

Union Pacific announces layoff of up to 195 employees at Hinkle

28 Stores Closing, Nearly 1,000 More Layoffs In NJ

Four in 10 Americans Embrace Some Form of Socialism

May 20, 2019


The US will lose badly in the trade war with China and imperil the world economy
By David Brown
US imports into China are down much more dramatically than China’s exports to the US..   - Continue


Russiagate Zealotry Continues to Endanger American National Security
By Stephen F. Cohen
Russiagate is the worst, most corrosive, and most fraudulent political scandal in modern American history.   - Continue


Venezuela in “Misery” – Lies and Deceit by the Media
By Peter Koenig
Why don’t you NYT’s shameful liars tell the full truth? Who is responsible for the collapse, the lack of food, medicine, blackouts?   - Continue


Tanker Attack Was Imaginary, but US Says Iran Did It
By William Boardman
Russiagate is the worst, most corrosive, and most fraudulent political scandal in modern American history.   - Continue


The Missing Step
Must Read  - By Craig Murray
In Sweden, prosecutors have applied to the Swedish courts to issue a warrant for Julian’s arrest. There is a tremendous back story to that simple statement.   - Continue


US Court Sides With Congress, Not Trump, in Financial Records Battle
Breaking News
Judge ruled on Monday against Trump's lawsuit to stop a subpoena for his tax records by House Democrats.   - Continue



6 IS would-be suicide bombers killed in western Iraq

Iraqi troops kill 3 Islamic State fighters in Salahuddin

Two Iraqi farmers killed in bomb blast in Nineveh

Rocket Crashes Into Baghdad's Green Zone Near U.S. Embassy

War criminal : Trump expected to pardon US war criminals who killed unarmed civilians in Iraq, Afghanistan: "What message is he really trying to send to the military?”

Pompeo to Iraq: Stand with US against Iran or move aside

"Overwhelming Military Response Needed": Graham Urges Trump "Stand Firm" On Iran

Trump Regime Threaten Iran Not to Threaten U.S. Or it Will Face its 'Official End'

Zarif to Trump: Never threaten an Iranian, try respect

Could U.S. Defeat Iran’s Navy? This Exercise Shows War Would Not Be Easy

Tulsi Gabbard: "I Don't" Buy Report That Iran Wants To Strike U.S. Forces, Trump Looking For "Pretext" For War

Americas bitch: UK sides with US amid rising tensions, threatens Iran with ‘retaliation’

Media Setting Up Iran as New ‘Threat’ That Must Be Confronted

Iran announces four-fold increase in uranium enrichment

US holds Iran scientist 'hostage' for seven months: brother

Russian air strikes reportedly kill several children in northwest Syria

4 killed by bombardment in NW Yemen

Saudi-led Warplanes Commit Massacre in Yemen’s Hajah

‘We won’t be complicit’: Italian dock workers refuse to load Saudi arms ship over Yemen war (VIDEO)

Watch: Israeli Soldiers Stand by as Settlers Pelt Palestinians With Rocks

Palestinian 5 year old child died alone: IDF would not allow her family members to accompany her.

Facebook Busts Israeli Campaign to Disrupt Elections in African, Asian and Latin American Nations

Government of Ireland told that Occupied Territories Bill could affect immigration status of Irish in US

A Win for Deniers of the Israeli Occupation : This is the first time that a major European parliament has declared the BDS movement anti-Semitic.

Al Jazeera pulls video that links Zionism with Nazism & calls Israel ‘biggest winner’ of Holocaust


18 people killed as al-Shabaab attacks army base in Somalia

12 Jihadists killed as Egypt investigates bomb explosion

Nine killed in tribal clashes in South Sudan

Libya armed group cuts off water supply to Tripoli: UN says water interruption by armed group 'may be considered war crimes'

Portuguese Pilot Shot Down in Libya Is Covered in Kabbalistic Tattoos - An Israeli Link?


Coalition airstrikes kill 11 alleged militants in western Afghanistan

U.S. Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Afghanistan’s Helmand

John Walker Lindh, ‘American Taliban,’ to be released from prison next week

India’s Brutal Torture of Kashmiri Prisoners an ‘Instrument of Control’: Report

Google suspends Huawei from Android services: The world’s second-largest smartphone maker is facing the prospect of being shut out of the world’s most popular smartphone operating system after being placed on a “banned entity” list by the White House.

Face ID firm Lumentum follows Google with Huawei ban

Xi Sends Trump A Message: Rare-Earth Export Ban Is Coming

Second thoughts? US scales back restrictions on China's Huawei: Temporary trade action allows global tech giant to continue servicing existing customers.

China ‘in no rush’ for another trade war talks: There is no point in further discussions until the United States is prepared to give some ground, Chinese analysts say

Chinese President Xi Jinping sounds Long March rallying call as trade war tensions rise with United States

Huawei ban poised to hit U.S. chipmakers as stock prices drop: Chip suppliers are losing a big customer as Huawei purchases an estimated $20 billion of semiconductors each year.

China scrapped import shipment of American pork in the biggest cancellation in more than a year as US-China trade war escalated

Amid trade war, Trump 2020 flags are being made in China

John Pilger: The Coming War on China : Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - that the world's greatest military power, the United States, and the world's second economic power, China, both nuclear-armed, are on the road to war.

N Korea demands UN action over ship seizure by 'gangster' US


Watch: Ukrainian president calls snap election moments after his inauguration: Ukraine's president, took the oath of office on Monday and immediately announced he was dissolving parliament.

Watch: Labouring under anti-Semitism? : Professor Norman Finkelstein : The fundamental right to free speech.


Ecuador steals Julian Assange's possessions hands them to U.S.

John Pilger on Julian Assange: This "sets a dangerous precedent" for journalists around the world.

Google’s lung cancer detection AI outperforms 6 human radiologists


Maduro proposes early elections for opposition-run congress

Venezuela: Amnesty International in Service of Empire; Uncle Sam has a problem in his South American “backyard” with those uppity Venezuelans who insisted on democratically electing Nicolás Maduro as their president

Cubans grapple with food shortage due to Venezuela crisis

No More 'Gangster Theft': Mexican President To Order End to Corporate Tax Breaks: Obrador said, US$20 billion in exemptions given by his predecessor was akin to theft by gangsters.

5th child dies after detention by Border Patrol: A 16-year-old Guatemalan child died Monday at a Border Patrol station in South Texas

U.S. Border Patrol Agent Called Migrants “Subhuman” and “Savages”: Border Patrol agent charged with hitting a migrant at the border with his truck and lying about the incident

Trump lashes out after report bank found suspicious transactions

White House tells McGahn to defy House subpoena, as DOJ asserts 'immunity'

Trump's Accounting Firm Forced to Hand Over Records to Congress

Tulsi Gabbard: Article Linking Me To "Putin Apologists" Is "Fake News"

‘Coordinated anti-Trump campaign’ on Instagram found by data analytics firm: Italian researchers have uncovered what they called a “coordinated social media operation”on Instagram intended to undermine US President Donald Trump


Video shows police repeatedly punching New Jersey teen in the head during arrest

Ford will cut 7,000 white-collar jobs

City Steals Elderly Man’s Home for Having a Cluttered Yard, Fines Him $60,000


May 19, 2019

Further Evidence US Attacked Syria Based on False Flag
By Tony Cartalucci
How US-backed militants staged the Douma attack, how the Western media lied to the public to sell subsequent Western military intervention.        - Continue


Western states avoid culpability for war crimes
By Robert Fisk
10 days ago, Trump granted this army killer a full pardon.   - Continue


Trump’s Soft Cop-Hard Cop Routine on Iran
By Finian Cunningham
The latest move by the US president appears to be a stark rebuke to his national security adviser John Bolton.   - Continue


Nicaragua: The War of 2018
By Roger Stoll
Nicaraguans have waged an heroic struggle against the most powerful empire in history.        - Continue


Newly Released FBI Docs Shed Light on Apparent Mossad Foreknowledge of 9/11 Attacks
By Whitney Webb
The “Dancing Israelis,” two of whom were known Mossad operatives, had prior knowledge of the attacks on the World Trade Center.        - Continue


Julian Assange Suffered Severe Psychological and Physical Harm in Ecuadorian Embassy, Doctors Say
By James Risen
“I believe the psychological, physical, and social [aftereffects] will be long-lasting and severe,” Crosby wrote.        - Continue


The U.S. Has Been Eclipsed in Every Sphere But War
By Glen Ford
The U.S. 5G eclipse by China is permanent, rooted in the systemic mayhem of the imperial economic (dis)order.        - Continue


‘Clash of civilizations’ or crisis of civilization?
By Pepe Escobar
The outlook of current Western leaders suggests that humanity will be hard pressed to survive the 21st century.   - Continue


Manifesto of Survival
By Anna Tolstoyevskaya
How can we learn to love truth and peace, and do no harm to each other, and respect others in ourselves? .   - Continue




Bomb attack on Shiite militiamen kills 7 in eastern Iraq

Security forces kill 6 IS militants in central Iraq

‘Iraqi parl. to vote on bill banning US military presence’

Bahrain Orders Its Citizens to Leave Iraq, Iran

Russia says Syrian government forces halt fire in Idlib

Syria says air defenses intercept Israeli missiles, in 2nd incident in 24 hours

US must end its military presence in Syria: Iran’s Ambassador to the UN

Turkey-backed rebels arrive in northwest Syrian areas

A huge international news story broke last week, but I doubt you will hear about it anywhere else: It seems very likely that the decision we, France and the USA made in April 2018 to bomb Syria was based on a mistake as big as the fictional weapons of mass destruction in Iraq in 2003.

Russia says UN chemical weapons watchog is 'off track': Russia's UN ambassador charged that the UN's chemical weapons watchdog had been hijacked by politics.

Riyadh has accused Tehran of ordering Tuesday's drone strikes: Saudi Arabia ready to respond with force'

Saudi Arabia calls urgent summit with Gulf and Arab League leaders: King Salman had invited Gulf leaders and Arab states to two emergency summits in Mecca on May 30 to discuss recent “aggressions and their consequences” in the region.

US forces to deploy in Saudi Arabia, Gulf: report

Reps. Levin, Massie Introduce Bill to Make Clear that Congress Has Not Authorized Attack on Iran

How Trump's warmonger in chief is trying to drag the US into a conflict

Yemen's troops recapture key villages from rebels in Hajjah

France threatens journalists with jail time for exposing use of French arms in Yemen

Israel claims its troops didn't kill paraplegic Palestinian

The BBC's sophisticated distortion of Palestinian protest and Israeli power

Facebook Admits Israeli Social Manipulation Company Spent $800,000 To Influence African Elections

9/11: The FBI Report and the Dancing Israelis Standing Truth on its Ear

"Joyous Celebration" during 9/11 World Trade Center Attack

Turkey's Erdogan says will jointly produce S-500s with Russia after purchase of S-400s


Gunmen kill at least 19 in DR Congo

Clashes on outskirts of Libya's capital Tripoli kill 15

Three killed in suspected Islamic State attack outside Libyan oilfield

Gunfight at Benghazi's Al-Jalaa Hospital after man killed by police

Libya: Haftar Calls for the People to Rebel in Tripoli

Libya Proxy War Risk Estalates as Government Gets Arms Shipment

Cargo ship loaded with Turkish military vehicles arrives in Tripoli

UN peacekeeper killed in Mali

Egypt: 17 tourists hurt in bus bomb : Roadside bomb attack happened near the new Egyptian museum close to the Giza pyramids


9 killed in gunfight in N. Afghan province

3 children killed in market bombing in Afghanistan

India's Modi-led coalition likely to win majority, exit polls show

Chinese FM urges U.S. to avoid further damage of ties in phone call with Pompeo:

China Is Beating the US in 5G - That's Why the US Is Attacking Huawei: US universal surveillance of everyone outside of America is in serious trouble. It’s that simple.

Huawei launches 5G smartphone in Britain

China unveils armoured truck which launches swarms of killer drones to attack its enemies


Ukrainian army shells Lugansk Republic six times over past 24 hours

France Takes Unprecedented Action Against Reporters Who Published Secret Government Document

Austrian government collapses as far right leader caught in video sting

Austria to see early election after scandal

Merkel urges Europe to stand up to politicians 'for sale': Hidden-camera sting brought down nationalist Austrian Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache over allegations he was open to corruption.

‘As if Germany is a US colony’: Bundestag energy chief lashes out at Russia sanctions

EU leaders: We won't follow Trump's Huawei ban

UK's Brexit Party maintains big lead in EU election poll


Manning Faces Unprecedented Punitive Action for Refusing to Testify: A federal judge has imposed a fine of USD 500 per day after 30 days in custody, and USD 1,000 per day after 60 days to coerce a testimony out of her.

John Pilger: I visited Julian #Assange in prison. Let no one doubt he is a political prisoner

Millions in Australia “view Assange as a hero who is being attacked for revealing the truth.”

Australia's ruling coalition gets surprise third term

Five Years In Prison For Offending Someone Online...: That’s right. It’s illegal to offend someone in Australia... But the Prime Minister wants a stiffer penalty of up to five years for offending someone else’s delicate feelings.

US clears $1 billion in Raytheon weapons for Canada, South Korea and Japan


Colombia Army’s New Kill Orders Send Chills Down Ranks: The head of Colombia’s army, has ordered his troops to double the number of criminals and militants they kill, capture or force to surrender in battle

Ron Paul: Venezuela Peace Talks Open In Norway; US Neocons Raging Mad!

Venezuela Sells $570 Million From Gold Reserve Despite Sanctions

Who’s behind the pro-Guaido mob that besieged Venezuela’s embassy in Washington

Russia to supply Venezuelan army with over 16,000 field rations, says source

Ex-Argentine Leader Cristina Fernandez Announces VP Candidacy

The treatment of Indigenous peoples in Canada was reviewed and will henceforth be identified as a genocide,

U.S. Border Official Admits Targeting Journalists and Human Rights Advocates With Smuggling Investigations

Trump May Be Preparing Pardons for Servicemen Accused of War Crimes: Including high-profile cases of murder, attempted murder and desecration of a corpse

Republican Justin Amash calls for Trump impeachment

Trump fires back at 'loser' GOP lawmaker who said he'd engaged in 'impeachable conduct'

Ex-FBI Lawyer Claims He Was ‘Concerned’ With Steele Dossier, But Still Used It To Get Carter Page Spy Warrant

Judge orders public release of what Michael Flynn said in call to Russian ambassador

Trump wants exceptions for rape, incest in abortion laws

Black Mothers Dying in US: Of all mothers in the U.S., Black women are the most likely to die in childbirth

Medical Madness: A Mother's Choice Between a Child's Care and Bankruptcy: Exorbitant emergency room fees present an unconscionable dilemma

Dozens walk out before Mike Pence's commencement address at Taylor University

How many U.S. households are going to run short of money?: 40.6% of all U.S. households headed by someone aged 35 to 64 are projected to run short of money during retirement.

America's Top Cities Swamped In Debt, Chicago Leads The Way : Taxpayers in America's ten biggest cities face an average per taxpayer burden of $50,000 in debt incurred by the county

May 17, 2019

CONFIRMED: Chemical Weapons Assessment Contradicting Official Syria Narrative Is Authentic
By Caitlin Johnstone
The final report actively concealed evidence that the Douma chemical attack was staged by jihadists and the White Helmets,”        - Continue


Who Wants This War with Iran?
By Patrick J. Buchanan
Iran has never sought war with the "Great Satan" and does not want this war to which we seem to be edging closer every day.        - Continue


The Pompeo Bolton Tag Team from Hell
By Renee Parsons
Both have surpassed the bleak expectations and proven to be more extreme in their ideology, more personally amoral and malevolent than previously feared.        - Continue


Bleeding John Bolton Stumbles Into Capitol Building Claiming That Iran Shot Him
The Onion
Bolton reportedly stumbled into the Capitol building Friday claiming that he’d been shot by Iran. “Help, help, I’ve just been attacked.        - Continue


US-Israel relationship is ‘altar’ of ‘holiness,’ and Jerusalem embassy is ‘shrine’ — US ambassador
By Philip Weiss
Israel has one secret weapon that not a lot of countries have. Israel is on the side of God.        - Continue


Propaganda Intensifies Trade War With China
By Moon Of Alabama
Soon U.S. chip companies will have lost all their sales to the second largest smartphone producer of the world.        - Continue


United States and Venezuela: A Historical Background
By James Petras
History of US intervention in Latin America going back to the second decade of the 19th century.        - Continue


The AngloZionist Empire: a hyperpower with microbrains and no cred left
By The Saker
This latest US “attack” on Venezuela is truly a telling symptom of the wholesale collapse of US power, the moral and intellectual bankruptcy and lack of civilization of the Neocon ruling elites.        - Continue



UNRWA condemns killing of 10 Palestinian civilians in rocket strike on Syria refugee camp

7 Syrian soldiers killed in IS attack near Palmyra city

Watch: Syrian air defenses bring down projectiles coming from Israeli-controlled territory

Syria’s Idlib province causes headache for Turkey: Most observers agreed that the armed opposition factions amassed in Idlib were destined to be eliminated one way or another.

Britain at UN presses Russia to answer for Idlib hospital attacks

Turkish troops move within 2km of Syrian Army in northwestern Hama

EU extends sanctions against Syria for a year

Two killed iin Iraq's Khanaqin

German military resumes training mission in Iraq: After a re-evaluation of the security situation determined the threat level had lessened.

Iraq to purchase Russia's S-400 missile systems:

Bribery and corruption: US: We’ll Pay Countries to Ditch Russian, Chinese Arms: The U.S. State Department wants to expand a little-known effort that offers countries cash to buy American-made weapons if they give up Russian-made arms.

Hungary’s PM Orban confirms plan to buy air defense missiles from US

Yemen: Clashes between gov't, Houthis kill 27 civilians

Five children believed among those killed after airstrikes in Yemen: UN

France Should Stop Fueling Saudi War Crimes in Yemen

Leaked Diplomatic Cable Suggests Saudi Foreknowledge of Sri Lanka Easter Bombings:

Iran calls for 'concrete action' to save nuclear deal: In visit to Beijing, Iran's FM urges 'friends', including Russia and China, to normalise trade relations with Tehran.

Trump orders aides to avoid open conflict with Iran: Report

Tehran urges US to declassify its 'intelligence' on Iran threat in Iraq

More Democrats Accuse Trump of Inflating Iran Intelligence

Saudi Newspaper, Owned by MBS' Brother, Urges U.S. 'Surgical Strikes' on Iran

PM Abe says Japan wants to develop ties with Iran

Bought and paid for: Britain says shares same assessment of Iran as the United States

Lloyd's raises Gulf insurance risks after ship attacks

Tucker Carlson: 'Bolton would love to have a war with Iran': How is a war with Iran in America’s interest in any way?"

Congress Wants to Steal $1.68 Billion from Iran

US Israel-Palestinian peace plan 'a surrender act' - Palestinian FM

Full text: The criminal allegations against Netanyahu, as set out by Israel’s AG

Arming dictators, equipping pariahs: Alarming picture of Israel's arms sales: Amnesty report cites Israeli sales to eight countries who violate human rights

Facebook Busts Israeli Campaign to Disrupt Elections in African, Asian and Latin American Nations

Facebook says removes 265 'fake accounts' linked to Israel

German Parliament Passes Motion Condemning BDS as anti-Semitic

Ireland vs. Hungary: Report charts rising support for Netanyahu among EU states: Hungary is the country that works hardest to block EU decisions critical of Israeli policies, while Ireland is the EU’s most active critic of these policies.

Cristiano Ronaldo Donates $1.5M to Palestine for Ramadan

U.S. terminates Turkey's preferential trade agreement

Turkish Lira Tumbles After Trump Terminates Preferential Trade Agreement In Retaliation For S-400 Order


Islamic State claims it killed 28 Nigerien soldiers

Libya: New Evidence of Possible War Crimes During Haftar's Tripoli Offensive

UN human rights expert denounces attacks on Sudan protesters:


9 killed in gun battles in Indian-controlled Kashmir

U.S. kills 8 Afghan police: The local Tolo News claimed that at least 17 policemen were killed in the incident.

Huawei's HiSilicon says it has long been preparing for U.S. ban scenario

Time to discard any illusions about the US: Cutting off supplies from the US will not defeat Huawei, which has long been preparing for the dark moment. On the contrary

Huawei turns to ‘Plan B’ on chip strategy after US blacklisting

U.S. trade war will only make us stronger, China's top paper says: The United States should observe the principles of mutual respect, equality and mutual benefit, and they must also keep their word, Lu said

Losing Huawei as a customer could cost US tech companies $11 billion

Trump’s Twin Attacks Against Huawei Leave U.S. Companies Reeling

‘Mass surveillance is exactly what the US does’: Dotcom points out glaring irony of Huawei ban


France Takes Unprecedented Action Against Reporters Who Published Secret Government Document

British PM Theresa May to set departure timetable as Boris Johnson throws hat in the ring

Boris Johnson clear favourite among UK Conservative members to succeed PM May: poll

Lib Dems bounce ahead of Labour as Conservatives plummet into single figures in European election polls


Australia vote: Concern about Islamophobia among smaller parties: Ahead of Saturday's polls, activists are campaigning for Australians not to vote for parties with Islamophobic agenda.

414 million pieces of plastic found on remote Australian islands: Study


Chelsea Manning sent back to jail for refusing to testify

‘Extraordinary thinning’ of ice sheets revealed deep inside Antarctica: New research shows affected areas are losing ice five times faster than in the 1990s


Venezuela Reiterates Willingness for Dialogue with Opposition

Email your Representative and Senators to Block U.S. War on Venezuela: Click to email your Representative and Senators:

Is the Venezuela Opposition Really 'Pro-Democracy'? That's Worthy of Orwell

US Raid on Venezuela Embassy 'A Brutal Act Against Int'l Law': Maduro

Adiós gringo? Venezuela & Russia negotiating swap of US dollar for ruble in bilateral trade

Mexican journalist under government protection plan shot dead: Blood-soaked body of Francisco Romero, fifth journalist to be killed this year, was found on a pavement in his hometown.

Easter At the Border Fence with Mexico : Veterans for Peace national organization made a $1000 donation that the Deported Veterans chapter uses to buy water and food for those housed at the church.

Second U.S. appeals court rules Trump cannot end protections for 'Dreamers'

ICE to hire contractor to transport 225,000 migrants to shelters across the US

President Trump unveils new immigration proposal: Trump laid out a merit-based immigration plan that would give preferential treatment to high-skilled workers.

US reaches deal to lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico

Wells Fargobanker pleaded guilty to helping launder millions of dollars for drug traffickers like the Sinaloa cartel

Junk Anti-Trump Russia Steele Dossier Appears Tampered With – Pages Were Replaced

'Treason!' Trump Says His Campaign Was Spied On and Threatens Long Jail Sentences

Barr Says Review of Origins of Russia Probe Could Lead to Rule Changes: ‘Government power was used to spy on American citizens,’ Barr says

Barr forcefully defends DOJ probe into origin of the Russia investigation: Barr said the inquiry is necessary to make sure top law enforcement officials weren't trying to "put their thumb on the scale" when it came to the 2016 election.

BREAKING: Judge Orders Portions of Mueller Report Unredacted – Then Released to Public: Judge Sullivan ordered portions of Mueller’s report related to General Mike Flynn to be made public by May 31, 2019, the Associated Press reported.

Watch: Mueller Team and FBI Lied About How Long They Had Been Spying on Mike Flynn

Flynn said people tied to Trump, Congress tried to sway his Mueller probe cooperation, prosecutors report

Alabama boycott builds as states retaliate against abortion law

Pentagon Contractor's 9,400% Profit on Half-Inch Pin





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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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