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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



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Watch the Full Film: The Israel Lobby Didn’t Want You To See

Obey: The Routine Of Obedience

"This film was absolutely WONDERFUL! It is inspiring and maddening"

Authority & Expectations

Smart and provocative young veteran, Wray Harris, unlocks the sufferings served by the Iraq war.

"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

"We live in a prisoner of war camp, that's why they call it a reservation"

A Pantomime World

By Adam Curtis

A fake bubble of certainty that has imprisoned us in the west - and is now preventing us from understanding what is really going on in the world outside.

The Power of Nightmares

By Adam Curtis

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

“How we can solve the Palestinian-Israeli problem”,
  “I simply got tired of western mainstream media presenting the Palestinian-Israeli issue as being complex."

Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

"If Anybody here, came hoping to hear a balanced presentation, then they are going to be sorely disappointed.

"Political Fraud"

Indoctrination By Propaganda Works

Lifting the Veil:
Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy

This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the “graveyard of social movements”.

Surviving Progress

The film connects financial collapse, growing inequality and global oligarchy with the sustainability of mankind itself.

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine

A brief and crucial history of the United States

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

Scene of the new HBO series The Newsroom.

U.S. Helicopter Blasts Afghan Man to Pieces...
As The Pilot Sings 'Bye, Bye Miss American Pie'

It is the horrific moment an Afghan man is blown apart by a US missile.

The Power Principle

Simply brilliant. - This is probably the best film ever made about American foreign policy.

Managing Public Perception - Psywar

The real battlefield is your mind.

The Century of the Self

How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society.

Why We Fight

What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism?

Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

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

Stop the Machine!!!!!:
A brief and crucial history of the United States.

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

Bill Moyer's 1987 scathing critique of the criminal subterfuge carried out by the Executive Branch of the United States Government

Lives In The Balance : Jackson Browne

"You might ask what it takes to remember
When you know that you've seen it before
Where a government lies to a people
And a country is drifting to war "

American Drug War - The Last White Hope

How money, power and greed have corrupted not just drug pushers and dope fiends, but an entire government.

How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel
The Fourth World War

Documentary of radical resistance to global capitalism

The Israel Lobby

Does the United States in fact keep Israel on its feet? And how long will it continue to do so?

John Pilger: 'The War on Democracy'

The story of great power behind its venerable myths. It allows us to understand the true nature of the so-called war on terror".

Dick Cheney '94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire

Dick Cheney reveals the reasons why invading Baghdad and toppling Saddam Hussein wouldn't be a great idea.

Poison DUst

Poison DUst tells the story of young soldiers who thought they came home safely from the war, but didn't.

John Pilger: Truth Game

The worldwide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race is scrutinised.

The Road To Guantanamo

Three young British Muslims tell the story of how they came to be in US custody at Guantánamo for over two years, and discuss the Kafkaesque horrors that awaited them there


"I Witnessed The Degradation And Murder Of Detainees":

A prisoner of the "war on terror" disturbing allegations of mistreatment and murder.

Global Dimming

It reveals that we may have grossly underestimated the speed at which our climate is changing. At its heart is a deadly new phenomenon.

 An Inconvenient Truth

Al Gore's Documentary on the dangers of climate change and global warming


America Freedom to Fascism

Startling facts about our laws, raising critical issues that Americans must consider if they are to be a free people.


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Biden Ordered U.S. Attack On Syria KillS 17
ICH and Agencies
Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, affirmed that US troops’ presence in Syria is illegitimate.   - Continue


Biden Backslides on Iran
By Finian Cunningham
Keeping Israel and Saudi Arabia sweet for Uncle Sam gives those two regional powers a veto on American policy.   - Continue


Biden’s Journey: Change Is Imperceptible
By Philip Giraldi
Biden has been a major disappointment for those who hoped that he’d change course regarding overseas conflicts.   - Continue


Saudi crown prince approved killing of Jamal Khashoggi, US report says
By Stephanie Kirchgaessner
A declassified U.S. "intelligence" assessment says Mohammed bin Salman had hand in journalist’s death.   - Continue


America’s Absurd Foreign Policy
By Paul Craig Roberts
U.S. General claims that the projection of American force abroad “is about generating peace”.   - Continue


How Democratic is China?
Must read - By Here Comes China
Like America, China is a republic and, like America, says it is democratic, but how democratic is China?   - Continue


By Putting Big Pharma’s Patents Before Patients, Doctors Will Further Erode Trust in Expert
By Jonathan Cook
Keeping Israel and Saudi Arabia sweet for Uncle Sam gives those two regional powers a veto on American policy.   - Continue



The Democrats Became Republicans and The Republicans Went Crazy
By Jimmy Dore
U.S. "Leaders" Using COVID Incompetence To Distract Us From Seeing We Live In A Failed State.   - Continue


Has the Covid Lockdown Killed San Fransico?
By Peter Santenello
I present the story. You form your own opinion.   - Continue



Over 60 fighters killed in Yemen

‘At least 22 killed’ after President Biden attack on Syria:

Syria: 2 killed, 1 injured in landmine blast in Hama Province

Biden says US attack on Syria sent warning to Iran: ‘Be careful’

Russia says the U.S. gave only a few minutes’ warning before its attack on Syria

Russia, fumes at U.S. attack on Syria

U.S. Stands By Attack on Syria Despite Questions About Legality, Precedent

First US military action under Biden draws criticism

Israel said very pleased with US strikes in Syria: ‘Biden is not Obama’

U.S. and Israel to convene strategic forum on Iran

Syria: US occupation forces removes a new batch of Daesh prisoners from Industrial Secondary Prison to al-Tanf area vicinity

U.S. Occupation Force Plans To Expand Giant ISIS Prison In Syria

Russia: United States obstructs Reconstruction Process in Syria

China calls for respecting Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity

3 killed as protests rage in southern Iraq

U.S. president, Saudi king have phone call ahead of expected Khashoggi report release

Biden doesn't penalize crown prince despite promise to punish senior Saudi leaders

Saudi Arabia rejects U.S. intelligence report on Khashoggi's killing: statement

U.S. imposes sanctions, visa bans on Saudis for Khashoggi's killing; The decisions appear designed to preserve a working relationship with the killer crown prince, the kingdom’s de facto leader

Propaganda alert: Demonizing Iran: Recent drone attack on Saudi royal palace launched from Iraq

Unbounded hypocrisy and arrogance: US says patience on Iran talks not ‘unlimited’

Republicans introduce bill opposing lifting Iran sanctions

Poll: Iranians support nuke deal but no further concessions

Propaganda - Disinformation: IDF prepared to take action to stop Iran from obtaining nukes - Gantz

Newly elected Jewish Democrat wants Biden to take tougher line on Iran nuke deal

Israeli occupation forces shot and critically injure a Palestinian minor with live ammunition

Apartheid Israel : Palestinian FM: Israel’s Use of Vaccines for International Diplomacy is Immoral

Apartheid Israel : US Senator Sanders Blasts Israel for Sending COVID-19 Vaccines to Allies while ‘Palestinians are still Waiting’


Gunmen kill 36 in attacks in northern Nigeria

Several soldiers killed in central Mali attack

2 killed, 468 arrested in Niger’s post-election violence

Washington Helped ‘Liberate’ Egypt. Today It’s an Authoritarian Dystopia: We still keep funding the repressive Sisi regime. Why?

Libya’s new PM delays naming Cabinet as deadline looms


46 Taliban members killed in Afghanistan’s Kandahar prov.

Attack targets Afghan reporter's family, kills 3

Taliban attack on Afghan district repulsed, 12 killed

Manufacturing consent for war on China: Biden's CIA Nominee Identifies China As America's Top 'Formidable Adversary'

Pentagon Warns China About 'Miscalculation' Over Disputed Islands in the East China Sea

Chinese bombers in strike exercises after US escalation in South China Sea

U.S. to Impose Sweeping Rule Aimed at China : Despite U.S. business objections about its scope

China Declares "Complete Victory" Over Poverty: The World Bank estimates that China lifted out of poverty during the last 40 years accounts for more than 70 percent of the world's total.

China-US relations: ‘let’s fix our own national messes before competing with Beijing’, says former U.S. diplomat


Biden: ‘We will stand with Ukraine’ against Russia on Crimea

Germany reports record €53 billion in NATO defense spending


US "counterterrorism" operations touched 85 countries in the last 3 years: Perhaps in farther reaches of the globe than many Americans realize.

The U.S. undertook what it labeled “counterterrorism” activities in 85 countries.; Map illustrates countries in which the U.S. government conducted operations.

US led global "defense" spending in 2020: Report: The United States remained the world's largest defence spender in 2020, IISS said, accounting for 40 per cent of US$738 billion globally.

Capitalizing on conflict: How defense contractors and foreign nations lobby for arms sales

America has a vast overseas military empire. Does it still need it?: There are up to 800 overseas U.S. military bases, according to data from the Pentagon and David Vine, an expert at American University.

US drops key obstacle to global digital tax: Treasury


European Union Expels Venezuelan Ambassador

Venezuelan Opposition Leader Bertucci Denied Entry to the US

First asylum-seekers from Mexico's Matamoros border camp enter U.S.

Biden administration preparing another tent facility to cope with border influx

Troops At US-Mexico Border Could Stay There for Three to Five Years, Report Says

U.S. says more than 300 people charged to date over Capitol riots

DOJ Opens the Door to Seeking New Domestic Terror Powers

US: House Set to Pass $2 Trillion Aid Bill Without $15 Min Wage

US senators mull tax hike for firms without $15 minimum wage

Jimmy Dore: Biden Does Weapon Deals Before Covid Relief

Wasted billions: The U.S. Air Force Just Admitted The F-35 Stealth Fighter Has Failed: The F-35 has a sticker price of around $100 million per plane

The F-35’s Trillion Dollar Cost – How Did It Happen?: The F-35 boondoggle begs many questions.

Warning, Distinct Signs of a 'Digital-Intelligence Complex'

Veterans Affairs Spent $20 Million On High-End, Luxury Artwork

Aaron Mate: Still Secret: Russia Probe Files Trump Couldn't Force Into View

U.S. diplomat openly calls for Christian nation-states, rails against Jews

February 26, 2021

What Planet Is NATO Living On?
By Medea Benjamin, Nicolas J.S. Davies
Every step the U.S. is taking with NATO is “intended to integrate it into U.S. plans to fight and defeat China and Russia in all-out warfare.   - Continue


Why doesn’t the EU avail of the Russian jab to help speed up inoculation?
By Finian Cunningham
Fox News may soon be the last line of defense against an all-out assault on the heterogenous free press as an institution.  - Continue


I Can't Stand Fox News, But Censoring It Might Be The Dumbest Idea Ever
By Matt Taibbi
Fox News may soon be the last line of defense against an all-out assault on the heterogenous free press as an institution.  - Continue



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‘Undermining' faith in NATO’ is now grounds for Twitter ban
By Nebojsa Malic
Fox News may soon be the last line of defense against an all-out assault on the heterogenous free press as an institution.  - Continue


FBI Seized Congressional Cellphone Records Related to Capitol Attack
By Ken KlippensteinEric Lichtblau
Using special emergency powers, the FBI has collected private cellphone data and communications.  - Continue


'That System Is Being Used Against You': Edward Snowden
By John Stossel
"They're trying to shape… what you believe."  - Continue


Naomi Wolf fears U.S. will become a 'totalitarian state' as a result of COVID restrictions
By ICH and Agencies
Wolf compared the country's restrictions to Italian fascism.  - Continue


Machinery of Death: When the Government Acts as Judge, Jury and Executioner
By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead
The government should not be in the business of killing its citizens.   - Continue


How The U.S. Fails Its Most Vulnerable
By Rajan Menon
Twelve percent of working Americans can’t even handle a $400 emergency.   - Continue


The Fake Debate Over a Minimum Wage
By Richard D. Wolff
Paying the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour is an outrage against decency.  - Continue


The Pine-eyed Boy Escapes from the Belly of the Dark Night in the Fish’s Tale
By Edward Curtin
Flesh and blood life is being sucked into a whirlpool of what John Steppling calls “a universe of disembodied data.”   - Continue



Syria: US occupation helicopters transport shoulder-fired missiles and shells to its base in Hasaka countryside

Hassan Rouhani Keeps Iran Nuclear Deal Open to Joe Biden Despite Pressure From Hardliners

Netanyahu: Israel will prevent a nuclear Iran whether or not a deal is in place

Over 20 ex-Israel officials back US return to Iran nuclear deal

U.S. and Israel to reconvene Iran working group ahead of potential nuclear talks

E3, Russia, IAEA react to Iran's suspension of additional nuclear inspections

Iran: US must stop economic terror to pave way for talks within JCPOA format

Iran: South Korea releasing $1B frozen by US sanctions

Khashoggi killers used planes seized by Saudi crown prince: Report

Biden to call Saudi king ahead of 'explosive' Khashoggi findings: Report: US intelligence report expected to support earlier CIA findings that Saudi crown prince behind murder of journalist

Killing of Palestinian by Israel was ‘extrajudicial execution’

US applies to return to UN Human Rights Council to support Israel

Biden moves to reengage with Palestinians: Report

Israel adopts law allowing names of unvaccinated to be shared

Pay to play: Covid-19: Israel donates vaccines to countries that moved embassies to Jerusalem

How Israel Uses Africa to Try to Whitewash Apartheid

Bought and paid for: Top US lawmaker links Palestinians to antisemitism and hate crimes: Chair of House Foreign Affairs Committee, ruled out conditioning aid to Israel even if annexation proceeds

Cornel West: Palestine is a 'taboo issue among certain circles in high places'

‘The Jewish Half’: SNL’s Dig at Israeli Apartheid Angers Many (VIDEO): “Israel is reporting that they vaccinated half of their population. And I’m going to guess it’s the Jewish half,” he said jokingly, taking a dig at Israeli apartheid.

The ICC, Israel, and antisemitism: Israel and its supporters use the charge of antisemitism to deter anyone who dares to hold Israel accountable

Israel 'demolished 89 Palestinian-owned structures in two weeks,' says UN : At least 146 people have been displaced by the demolitions

Israel destroys Irish aid to Palestinian village community


Gunmen Kill 36 in Attacks on Two Northern Nigerian States

24 people killed by armed groups in eastern DRC

‘NY Times’ finally investigates, Israeli businessman who drained 100s of millions from DR Congo

10 Killed in Suspected Boko Haram Attack in Nigeria

Two Mali soldiers killed in ambush

41 migrants drown in the Mediterranean


Taliban attack repulsed, 6 killed in northern Afghanistan  

UN calls for urgent rescue of drifting boat carrying 90 Rohingya refugees as passengers begin to die

Biden's pick for CIA chief highlights "threat" from China

China would welcome UN Human Rights Council visit ‘because there is no genocide in Xinjiang’

China did 'little' to hunt for Covid origins in early months, says WHO document ; Report

Democracy Now amplifies State Department propaganda campaign against China behind progressive cover


Putin warns of unnamed foreign efforts to destabilize Russia

Germany prepares way for its troops to continue occupation of Afghanistan

Denmark decides to gradually relax coronavirus restrictions

'A ticket back to normality': Swiss support for vaccination pass grows

UK’s Covid-19 app can be converted into vaccine certificate whether Brits want it or not – reports

Revealed: Dozens of UK former senior officials profit from fossil fuel corporations

Ireland : Sinn Féin’s calls for a border poll to achieve a United Ireland


Finian Cunningham: Australia pays heavy price for being Uncle Sam’s lapdog towards China

Facebook Agrees To Restore Australian News Pages


COVID-19 cases decline for sixth straight week worldwide : WHO


Amnesty strips Navalny of ‘prisoner of conscience’ status, having reviewed the his earlier ‘hateful’ comments.

EU envoy to Venezuela told to pack her bags after Brussels brings new sanctions

Tenth Flight from China Lands in Venezuela with Anti-Covid Aid

Haiti's president downplays his country's crisis at UN as US sounds alarm

Hunger in Central America skyrockets, UN agency says

Cruel and immoral ; US’ attempts to wall itself off from terror unleashed by its brutal intervention in Guatemala

North Dakota House passes bill forbidding mandatory mask wearing

California coronavirus strain may be more infectious—and lethal

Capitol Riot Costs Will Exceed $30 Million, Official Tells Congress

Mother of cop Brian Sicknick believes her son died of a fatal stroke - not a fire extinguisher to the head

'We lied': NY prosecutors face heat in botched Iran sanction case

Dominion Is Going to Unleash Legal Armageddon on Trump Election Truthers

Panels postpone vote on Neera Tanden, Biden's controversial pick for budget chief

WATCH: Maddow Makes Brutal Yet Flattering Appeal to Joe Manchin to Rethink Neera Tanden Confirmation Vote

Biden to sign order tackling chip shortage amid automaker woes: US semiconductor firms account for 47 percent of global chip sales but only 12 percent of production because they have outsourced much of the manufacturing overseas

Biden Beats Trump In Another Demographic—Billionaires: Think America’s richest people all backed a fellow billionaire in the 2020 election? Think again.

Republicans defend energy deregulation as new report says Texas consumers overpay by $28 billion for power

McDonald’s Secretive Intel Team Spies on ‘Fight for $15’ Workers, Internal Documents Show

83% of Americans say $7.25 minimum wage is not enough: poll

Here's why the minimum wage has been $7.25 an hour since 2009

Watch: 1 In 8 People Living In Poverty in America:

London overtakes New York as home to the most 'dollar millionaires'

It’s Looking Like the Department of Justice Under Biden Will Have Major Influence from Corporate Law

How is this possible? New home sales hit three-month high: Purchases of new single-family homes in the United States in January increased 4.3 percent, beating forecasts.

February 24, 2021

New leaked documents show Reuters’ and the BBC’s involvement in covert UK programs to “weaken the Russian state’s influence
By Max Blumenthal
“The BBC and Reuters portray themselves as an unimpeachable, impartial, and authoritative source of world news.   - Continue


Hidden Russiagate docs expose more misconduct, evidentiary holes: ex-investigator
By AAron Mate
“The BBC and Reuters portray themselves as an unimpeachable, impartial, and authoritative source of world news.   - Continue


House Democrats, Targeting Right-Wing Cable Outlets, Are Assaulting Core Press Freedoms
By Glenn Greenwald
"they are spreading fake news and inciting extremism" -- is what despots everywhere say..   - Continue


U.S. media reports of the invasion of the Capitol have contributed to the spread of hatred and fear
By Patrick Cockburn
The decline of journalism in America is made clear by the reporting of the attack.   - Continue


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Love Your Servitude
By Aldous Huxley & George Orwell
“A really efficient totalitarian state would be one in which the all-powerful executive of political bosses and their army of managers control a population of slaves"   - Continue


The art of being a spectacularly misguided oracle
By Pepe Escobar
With oracles like these, the US definitely does not need enemies.   - Continue


What to Do About Israel?- Here are some suggestions
By Philip Giraldi
The money coming from the Israel Lobby has corrupted American government all the way down to the local level.   - Continue


Biden Commits To Forever War On Afghanistan
By Moon Of Alabama
This again demonstrates that the U.S. is no longer agreement capable.   - Continue


If You Believe Life Will “Return To Normal”, You Have A Fundamental Misunderstanding Of The Times In Which We Live
By Michael Snyder
The events of the past week should be a wake up call for all of us.   - Continue



Turkey neutralizes 8 alleged PKK members in N.Iraq strikes

U.S. airstrikes claims 7 lives among IS insurgents N. Iraq

Syria; Two soldiers of the Turkey-backed Syrian National Army (SNA) were killed and seven others injured by the PKK

Syria; US occupation forces brings in military vehicles, logistic materials to Hasaka countryside

Syria; Government to provide loans for low-income citizens

Iraq: Erbil attack a warning to Iraqi Kurds, not the US, say Shia commanders: Iran-backed groups say they are happy to see the Kurdish authorities under pressure but not sure who fired the rockets

US think tank: UAE still an ‘aggressor’ in Yemen despite withdrawal claim

Iran blocks IAEA nuclear inspections under Additional Protocol following sanctions deadline

Why did thes cpintries not condemn U.S for preaking it contract with Iran:? UK, France, Germany condemn Iran for limiting international inspections

Top Iran, China diplomats say speedy US return to JCPOA, sanctions removal 'key' to breaking nuclear deadlock

Deaths Reported In Riot After Baluchi Fuel Mules Killed In South-East Iran

Woman Hanged In Iran Prison After Cardiac Arrest, Lawyer Says

Iran commutes sentence of ailing Iranian-American, but blocks him from leaving

Apartheid Isarei government expresses ‘regret,’ will compensate for "disappeared" Yemenite children

Apartheid Israeli cabinet approves proposal to recognize, compensate for Yemenite ‘children affair’

Israel’s Fighter Pilots Have Taken Control of U.S. Military Aid Budget: The annual U.S. military aid gift of $3.8 billion is being monopolized by Israel Air Force jocks

Propaganda alert: Israeli cyber firm: Chinese hacking tool was modeled on NSA spyware: The Tel Aviv-based firm "hypothesized" that Chinese spies "may" have obtained the code

Apartheid Israel said to buy diplomatic support with coronavirus vaccines

Palestine condemns Israel’s blocking of vaccine to Gaza

Palestinian COVID vaccine plan faces large funding gap, World Bank says

Former Israeli minister urges denial of Covid-19 vaccine to Palestinians in Gaza

Apatheid Israel to Send 'Symbolic Amount' of COVID Vaccines to Palestinians, Other Countries

Médecins Sans Frontières: In Israel, you’re 60 times more likely to have a COVID vaccine than in occupied Palestine

Palestine calls on UNSC to act against Israel; Israel’s illegal actions and policies worsen conditions in Palestine

Israel lashes out as ICC okays war crimes probe

Could Israel invade the Hague? ; The Hague can now investigate Israel for war crimes

I’m tired of American Jews making excuses for Netanyahu and his Proud Boy allies: Just as Trump normalized the Proud Boys, Bibi is normalizing the neo-fascist Kahanists and their anti-Arab hate.

Biden's democratic values must also apply to Palestine: If Biden wants to "re-establish" his country's 'moral authority,' he must end US complicity in Israel's subjugation of the Palestinian people

Probe challenges Israeli story after Palestinian killed at checkpoint

Jews split over charity's support for illegal settlements in occupied Palestine


Nigeria: 25 killed in Ebonyi communal clashes

Several people killed in Nigeria's restive Maiduguri

7,000 flee western Ethiopia fighting: UN

Egypt's Sisi faces backlash against removal of the Quran from school textbooks


Afghan Army kills 18 Taliban militants: Defence Ministry

UN: Afghanistan war civilian casualties down by 15% last year

China says China, U.S. and Europe should work together to uphold multilateralism

China’s top diplomat says Beijing seeks to US to join forces on new energy and new technologies

China has acknowledged four of its soldiers were killed during an Indian mountain border clash last year

China regains slot as India's top trade partner despite tensions

Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from Britain, Germany


New Documents Reveal More British Efforts To Undermine Russia

Propaganda alert: Top Biden Adviser Suggests Russia Could See U.S. Response To Alleged SolarWinds Hack : U.S. national-security adviser warned that the United States will respond within "weeks, to a suspected Russian cyberattack,

U.S. Hearings examine consequences of massive SolarWinds breach: The alleged massive Russian hacking incident will be in the spotlight as House and Senate panels examine the extent of what is likely the largest cyber breach in U.S. history.

Biden readies his first major "penalties" on Russia

Twitter removes hundreds of accounts it alleges are linked to Iran, Russia, Armenia

WATCH Georgian police detain opposition leader & clash with his supporters during raid on party HQ

UK unemployment hits 5.1%, the highest in almost 5 years, as young workers bear brunt of Covid-19 restrictions


As Australian government caves, Facebook announces first proposed deal with media after lifting own news content ban

'Nazi' used improvised flamethrower to attack indigenous family in Australia


Third of freshwater fish threatened by extinction with habitats in 'catastrophic decline'

Bitcoin down more than 10% to $48,604


Riots in Ecuador's Prisons Cause at Least 50 Killed

UN Confirms 76 Massacres and 292 Killed in Colombia 2020

Venezuela Rejects New Coercive Measures by the European Union

An Immigration Raid Sent Him to Guatemala. He Was Murdered at the Border Trying to Get Home

Biden under fire for opening child detainment center, but some liberals jump to defend him

Watch: WH Press Sec Blames Pandemic After Being Asked About 'Kids In Cages'

Canada’s Armed Forces Pensions Invested In Private U.S. Immigrant Detention: Canada’s public sector pension board invested US$4.7 million last

US coronavirus death toll tops half a million

Fauci: Relaxed CDC guidance for fully vaccinated people may be coming 'soon'

New Yorkers should wear 2 masks until at least June: Mayor

Is There Wasteful Spending In The New $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill?

Democrats question TV carriers' decisions to host Fox, OAN and Newsmax, citing 'misinformation'

Wayne Dupree: Nations rise and fall, and America’s now in danger of falling. I’ve never been more pessimistic about its fate

U.S. Capitol security officials blame poor intelligence — and each other — for the Jan. 6 riot

Security officials cast blame for Jan. 6 failures at Capitol: Gov officials, including the former chief of the Capitol Police, are blaming other federal agencies — and each other — for their failure.

GOP senator suggests DC cops are to blame for turning ‘festive’ Trump crowd into a violent mob

Pentagon report reveals inroads white supremacists have made in military

500,000 Jobs At Risk As Instacart Mulls Robot-Driven Warehouses

US Home Prices Accelerate At Fastest Pace Since 2014

US Supreme Court Orders Trump To Hand Over Financial Records

Republicans see Democrats' $15 minimum-wage increase and counter with $10 instead

Biden Claimed He Was Arrested for Trespassing at Capitol

Families of three slain U.S. service members "allege" Saudi Arabia facilitated the attack

Family "alleges" U.S. Navy veteran died after police knelt on his neck: "He said, 'Please don’t kill me. Please don’t kill me,'"

Chinese Man’s Teeth Knocked Out, Suffers Brain Hemorrhage After Random Attack in NYC

Berkeley Man Arrested After Threatening to Kill, Beat and Rob Asians on Social Media

Video shows Baton Rouge officer with arm around the neck of Black teen

Black Walmart worker arrested after being stopped for walking in the snow in Texas

Conspiracy theorists are actually trying to claim that the snow in Texas is fake

February 22, 2021

Exposed: US accusation of "genocide" by China based on claims by far-right ideologue
By Gareth Porter and Max Blumenthal
The Trump and Biden administrations have relied on the work of a right-wing religious extremist, for their “genocide” accusation against China. .   - Continue


NATO’s expanding role hides the reality of a US empire in decline
By Scott Ritter
The pivot toward defining Russia and China as a potential adversary is drawn - from the insecurity of a United States in decline.   - Continue


Robert Kagan Diagnosed America’s Biggest Problem: Americans Who Don’t Want To Run the World
By Doug Bandow
Being all-knowing and all-seeing naturally gives the US the right to impose its will on the rest of the world.   - Continue


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Escalating the new Cold War with Russia via Ukraine
By Jeremy Kuzmarov
Biden’s Unprincipled Stands Involving Covert Operations, Blackmail, Corruption, Nepotism and State Terrorism.   - Continue


The US Empire Is An Abusive Narcissist
By Caitlin Johnstone
Biden is so endearingly befuddled in his old age it’s easy to forget how many children he’s killed.   - Continue


Why Didn’t Speaker Pelosi Want Witnesses?
By Ralph Nader
The Republicans go for the jugular while the Democrats go for the capillaries.   - Continue


Congress Escalates Pressure on Tech Giants to Censor More, Threatening the First Amendment
By Glenn Greenwald
House Democrats are getting closer and closer to the constitutional line, if they have not already crossed it.   - Continue


US: Ex-policeman implicates NYPD, FBI in Malcolm X murder
By Al Jazeera
A deathbed letter said that the NYPD and the FBI conspired to undermine the legitimacy of the civil rights movement and its leaders.   - Continue



Russian air assault kills 21 alleged IS militants in Syria

A number of QSD militants killed, others wounded in Hasaka, Deir Ezzor countryside

ISIS Attacks Iranian Militias in Syria's Badia

7 IS alleged militants killed in int'l coalition airstrikes in Iraq

Iraq walks away from $2B upfront oil deal with China

Yemen's Houthis raise stakes in Marib: Houthi fighters are laid to rest in Sanaa.

UAE deeply involved in Yemen despite claims of withdrawal, experts say

British arms sales prolonging Saudi war in Yemen, says Oxfam

What the US has wrought in Yemen

Iran and IAEA reach 'temporary' agreement to maintain nuclear surveillance

FM Zarif: Iran expects compensation for $1 trillion damage inflicted by US sanctions: FM Zarif:: "Compensations will take the form of reparation, or the form of investment"

US offer not even close to lifting sanctions against Tehran

China urges US to return to JCPOA as only way out of nuclear impasse

Iran says U.S. should "first" announce nuke commitments to return to JCPOA

Zarif accuses West of hypocrisy over report Israel expands Dimona nuclear center

South Korea agrees to partial release of blocked Iranian money

U.S. defense secretary calls Saudi crown prince, reaffirms strategic ties

Israel to pay victims of ‘stolen babies’ affair: They allege the babies were stolen and given to Jewish families

Israel’s bulldozers target Palestinian women farmers

Fact or fiction? PA says Hamas has committed to peaceful resistance, two states — report

Despite human rights claims, Canada taking down restaurant over support for Palestine

UAE unveils $1.36bn in arms deals


Seven Niger election officials killed in mine explosion

Gunmen kill 3 policemen, abduct civilian in southeast Nigeria

Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed in attack on UN convoy

Libya: More than 150 migrants freed in raid on traffickers


Afghanistan: 18 killed and wounded in Kapisa clashes

Afghanistan: 10 militants killed in Afghan army overnight operation in Kandahar

Afghanistan: Roadside Explosions In A Crowded Market Kill 3 Including Child

Pressure building to keep US troops in Afghanistan indefinitely

'Australian spy planned to reveal Afghan war crimes data before mysterious death'

Pakistani Female Aid Workers Shot Dead By Assailants

China Urges Biden to Scrap Tariffs, Restore Goodwill

U.S.lapdog: Canada votes to recognize China’s treatment of Uighur population as genocide

U.S. accusation of China's "genocide" relies on data abuse, baseless claim by far-right: media

China rejects Uighurs genocide charge, invites UN’s rights chief

China urges US to lift restrictions on trade, stop 'interference' in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Tibet

India and China complete pull-back of forces

Myanmar coup latest: EU ready for sanctions but not trade barriers


EU ministers agree human rights sanctions on Russian officials over Alexei Navalny's jailing

Sweden charges man with spying for Russia

Armenia seeks bigger Russian military presence on its territory

France begins shutting down far-right group


'Real-world' UK data shows 70% decline in COVID infections after first Pfizer shot


Brazil's COVID-19 death toll nears 250,000

Canada: Conservatives win all-party support of Uighur genocide vote in House of Commons

Canada: Conservative Opposition leader Erin O’toole has declared war on China and his hair is on fire.

U.S. COVID-19 Death Toll Reaches 500,000: A Loss To The Whole Society':

Wear Your Damn Masks, Please,' Says Rep. Pocan After NIH Director Ties Politicization to 'Tens of Thousands' of US Deaths

What's Safe After COVID-19 Vaccination? Don't Shed Masks Yet

‘Why would anyone get the jab after this?’: AP criticized for saying Covid vaccination WON’T bring life back to normal

‘Most attendees want him dead’: Pence’s decision to skip CPAC backed by his supporters

Glenn Greenwald: Trump can win 2024'

Supreme Court won't stop grand jury from getting Trump's tax returns

Congressman says he's 'tired of playing defense' against conspiracy theories and domestic extremism: We are now playing offense. We're going to go after these people.

Activists call for LA mayor to open hotels to homeless as five a day die on streets

Family of 11-year-old boy who died in Texas freeze file $100m lawsuit

Neera Tanden's Bid to Head OMB on Verge of Collapse

German special forces mistaken for terrorists after training mix-up in Arizona

Deathbed Letter From Former Cop Claims NYPD, FBI Helped Kill Malcolm

In case you missed it: Why America Thinks It Has to Run the World

February 20, 2021

Why I Don’t Criticize Russia, China, Or Other Unabsorbed Governments
By Caitlin Johnstone
I choose to pour my energy into opposing the single most egregious offender..   - Continue


Will Comey’s Words Come Back To Haunt Him?
By Ray McGovern
Steele was hired by the Democrats to come up with material embarrassing to rival candidate Donald Trump.   - Continue


Limbaugh’s Legacy: Normalizing Hate for Profit
By Anthony DiMaggio
Large numbers of Americans have embraced the ideology of hate. .   - Continue



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'Pornography Is What the End of the World Looks Like'
By Chris Hedges
If you are going to carry out violence against a group you have to dehumanize them..   - Continue


Next Up: Global Depression
By Charles Hugh Smith
Very few are prepared for this eventuality.   - Continue


We’ll Have Herd Immunity by April
By Marty Makary
Covid cases have dropped 77% in six weeks. Experts should level with the public about the good news..   - Continue


South Africa’s new lockdown regulations explicitly ban all ‘political gatherings’
By Dale T McKinley
Police may decide to prohibit any gathering which they judge as “political”.   - Continue




40 Houthi rebels killed in Yemen's Marib fighting

Russian air strikes kill 21 IS jihadists in Syria: monitor

6 IS militants, 4 paramilitary members killed in Iraq

Rocket attack on Iraqi airbase where US defense company operates

U.S. rescinds Trump White House claim that all U.N. sanctions had been reimposed on Iran

U.S. says it is ready to resume talks with Iran on nuclear deal

Iran Offers to Reverse Its Nuclear Deal Violations if Sanctions Are Lifted

US does not plan sanctions relief, other steps before Iran talks

Propaganda alert: Iranian-backed militias "likely" behind deadly rocket attack on U.S.-led base, experts say

Israeli press review: Report finds widespread racism among Israel's youth

Hamas begins internal elections to choose a new leadership

Vaccine prevents 98.9% of COVID deaths, Israel’s Health Ministry data shows

Israel reopens stores, malls, gyms Sunday in major easing of COVID restrictions

Iran plans to export Covid-19 vaccine to the world

Israeli Authorities Prepare Law to Prohibit Cooperation with ICC

Not Identifying Israel and Saudi Arabia as Allies: Stupidity or Brilliant Subterfuge?

Saudi Arabia to invest $20bn in domestic arms industry

Release of intelligence report on Khashoggi killing could push already strained U.S.-Saudi relations to new lows


Doctor says 5 killed in Somalia''s election-related violence

Ethiopian army implicated in brutal war crime video: 'You should have finished off the survivors':

U.N. report: Erik Prince violated arms embargo in Libya

Report of Illegal Arms Transfer by Erik Prince to Libyan Warlord Raises Question: Who's Backing Former Blackwater CEO

John Pilger: Apartheid Did Not Die


5 killed in serial explosions in Afghanistan's Kabul

US Will Not Undertake Hasty Withdrawal from Afghanistan: Austin

NATO Puts Holds on Afghanistan Decision, Expands in Iraq

Military operation in NW Pakistan leaves 3 killed: army

Two killed in Mandalay city in bloodiest day of Myanmar protests

China raises rare earth quotas in ‘goodwill trade signal’ to US

US State Department accusation of China ‘genocide’ relied on data abuse and baseless claims by far-right ideologue


Russian court finds Kremlin critic Navalny guilty of slandering WW2 veteran -Ifax,

Moscow court rejects Navalny appeal

Kremlin tells West to pull back from idea of Navalny-related sanctions

Pressure mounts on U.S. State Dep’t: If Navalny deserves support, why not Issa Amro?

Biden administration designates Russian ship as helping to build Nord Stream 2 pipeline

White House says U.S. not inviting Russia to G7

Biden stresses importance of partnership with Europe at the Munich Security Conference

Coronavirus news: Ireland reports three cases of Brazilian variant; Italian police investigate fake vaccines

Biden Tells Allies 'America Is Back,' but Macron and Merkel Push Back

Boris Johnson: 'America is back as the leader of the free world'

We must resist Israel’s war on British universities

UK: drivers are workers not self-employed, Supreme Court rules


Anti-coronavirus vaccine protests held in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide.

Propaganda report: ‘Possible war’ looming on Australia’s doorstep as China ramps up attacks on Taiwan


Global case tally for COVID climbs above 110.4 million

Pandemic will not end until world is vaccinated, Merkel says

Johns Hopkins Doctor Predicts Covid ‘Will Be Mostly Gone By April’: The doctor acknowledged the reluctance of many scientists to publicly acknowledge his conclusions

I.M.F. Predicts Worst Downturn Since the Great Depression

US officially back in Paris Agreement

Biden's policy of containing China, Russia and Iran is no longer viable

Biden says U.S. commitment to NATO is 'unshakeable'


US sanctions on Venezuela have failed to achieve anything but needless death and misery.

'No to Dictatorship': Why Haitians are protesting US-backed Moïse

Vijay Prashad: Will Andrés Arauz be the next president of Ecuador?

Watch: TV crew robbed at gunpoint live on air in Ecuador

US lets in asylum-seekers stuck in Mexico, ends Trump policy

Eight-year-old boy drowns as migrants risk Arctic conditions to cross river into US

Texas supermarkets are running out of food : 13 million - half of the state's population - are under 'boil water' orders

Biden declares major disaster in Texas

House panel unveils $1.9T relief package

$2,000 Stimulus checks, with the complete timeline for all you $1,400+600 truthers.

Biden privately tells governors: Minimum wage hike likely isn’t happening

Trump inauguration donor sentenced to 12 years for illegal contribution, obstruction

US judge suspends South Carolina’s new abortion law

Trump Returns to Fox News for Pathetic Interview

Bitcoin Market Value Shoots Past $1 Trillion Amid Tesla-Fueled Surge

Ghislaine Maxwell admitted Jeffrey Epstein DID have tapes of Trump and the Clintons

February 17/18, 2021

NATO’s Mission Impossible
By Finian Cunningham
The days are numbered for America bullying and extorting its NATO allies through peddling scary stories about foreign enemies.   - Continue


The American Century Ends Early
By Tom Engelhardt
Let’s face it, we now live in a system, as well as a country, that’s visibly in an early stage of disintegration.   - Continue


It’s Not A Political Problem, It’s A Propaganda Problem:
By Caitlin Johnstone
The days are numbered for America bullying and extorting its NATO allies through peddling scary stories about foreign enemies.   - Continue


Techno-Censorship: The Slippery Slope from Censoring ‘Disinformation’ to Silencing Truth
By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead
The days are numbered for America bullying and extorting its NATO allies through peddling scary stories about foreign enemies.   - Continue


If it were a narco lab, it would be working
By John Perry
A Honduran narcotics lab, protected by the military on JOH’s orders, had been sending hundreds of kilos of cocaine to Miami every month.   - Continue



Iraq: Three members of Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces were killed and five wounded in clashes with Islamic State

The untold tragedy of Iraq's Shia Turkmen women enslaved by Islamic State

NATO to send up to 3,500 more troops to Iraq

US-led Int’l Coalition to Establish New Military Base at Iraq-Syria-Turkey Triangle

Syria and Israel to swap prisoners in Russia-mediated deal

European powers, US warn Iran against further breaches of nuclear deal: Iran's Zarif hit back, saying violations were a result of US withdrawal from the agreement

UAE Reportedly Dismantling Red Sea Military Base as Country Pulls Back From War in Yemen

Biden Plans To Bypass MBS In Saudi Relations

Watch: Settlers, soldiers oust Palestinian Israeli family picnicking in occupied West Bank

Condemning BDS and promising to visit Israel are price of entry in Democratic race for NY mayor

Gaza law barring women from travel without male consent to be revised, judge says

Israel to bar unvaccinated people from some jobs, says health minister


20 al-Shabab militants killed in southern Somalia

Gunmen kill nine in northern Burkina Faso road attack

Nigeria: Gunmen kill seven in Edo

U.S. Approves $200 Million in Arms Sales to Egypt Amid Human Rights Concerns

UN: 1.3M people displaced in Somalia in 2020


About 30 Taliban Killed in Bombmaking Accident, Afghan Government Says

Afghan official: Bombing kills 2 Kabul University lecturers

Amazon documents reveal company’s secret strategy to dodge India’s regulators


Spain: Protests Reach 30 Cities After Rapper Jailed

Nearly 5,000 Hong Kong citizens sign up for new UK visa: The Times


This is what Facebook looks like in Australia after the social media giant pulled all news content

‘We will not be intimidated’: Australian PM takes Facebook fight to India and the world


Mutations have made coronavirus EIGHT times more infectious than original Wuhan variant – study

‘Wildly unfair’: UN boss says 10 nations used 75% of all vaccines

Two variants merge to form first recorded 'recombinant' virus


UN expert details crushing human toll of US sanctions on Venezuela

Brazil’s ex-President Lula on Venezuela: Maduro is democratic, Guaidó should be in prison, US blockade kills civilians

Maduro lodges new allegation of US spying on Venezuela firm

No to Dictatorship': Why Haitians are protesting US-backed Moïse

Almost One-Third of US Troops Are Refusing COVID Vaccines, Officials Say

Florida Gov. DeSantis Prioritizes Vaccines for Rich White Residents, Then Threatens Critics

US life expectancy drops a year in pandemic, most since WWII

US jobless claims unexpectedly rise to 861,000 amid chip shortage

Walmart raises wages for 425,000 associates, about half of U.S. employees now earn $15 per hour

Trump Inaugural Donor Gets 12 Years Over Illegal Contribution

Special report: Insulin users reeling at 550-percent price increase

Activist groups urge Biden, Congress to end 'forever wars'

South Carolina governor signs law banning most abortions and Planned Parenthood sues

White House says Biden supports study of slavery reparations

Texas Power Outages to Drag Into Third Day as Deep Freeze Persists

Watch: This is not a third world country. This is Houston, Texas.

While Texans Freeze, Ted Cruz Heads To Cancún



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