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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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Will Trump Take Neocon Bait and Attack Iran Over Saudi Strike?
By Ron Paul
Washington’s warmongers are ready for war, neocon lies about Iran’s role in the war must be refuted and resisted. - Continue


US defense failure… Why Washington has to blame Iran over Saudi attacks
By Finian Cunningham
The Trump administration needs to scapegoat Iran, because to acknowledge that the Houthi rebels mounted such an assault on the oil kingdom’s heartland would be an admission of American inadequacy. - Continue


How Russian And Iran Beat Their Opponents' Strategies
By Moon Of Alabama
The invisible government has once again shrouded the activities of intelligence agencies from congressional oversight or public scrutiny. - Continue


Threatening New War for Oil, Trump Calls His Own Offer of Iran Talks “Fake News”
By Robert Mackey
Trump put the United States military at the disposal of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. - Continue


Damage At Saudi Oil Plant Points To Well Targeted Swarm Attack
By Moon Of Alabama
Any direct attack on Iran would result in swarms of missiles hitting U.S. military installations in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar. - Continue


Armageddon on the Horizon?
By Paul Craig Roberts
Trump is about to commit the United States to a war of Israel’s choosing. - Continue


By a Majority of Votes, Israel Will Once Again Deny Palestinians the Right to Life
By Amira Hass
Jewish Israelis will once again be voting for parties for which our right to rule and abuse another people is a sacred principle. - Continue


Our Invisible Government
By Chris Hedges
The invisible government has once again shrouded the activities of intelligence agencies from congressional oversight or public scrutiny. - Continue



At least 10 killed in airstrikes in Syria: Press outlets claim Israel behind airstrikes.

7 alleged PKK terrorists neutralized in northern Iraq, eastern Turkey

Bomb explosion kills two Iraqi policemen in Kirkuk

Yemen: Dozens Of Saudi Coalition’s Commanders Killed In Marib: Dozens of US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition's commanders were killed on Monday and others wounded by in Yemeni missile attack in Marib province,

Video: Army fires 11 Zilzal-1 at Asir: Military media of the Yemen army on Tuesday released video footage shows army firing 11 Zilizal-1 missiles at gatherings of Saudi troops and mercenaries

UAE deserves targeting more than ever: Mohammed Abdulsalam: “The UAE forces are still besieging al-Durayhimi district in Hodeidah provinces since more than a year and a half and bombing it daily by warplanes, and officially participating in the aggression on Yemen,” he said.

Yemen: 9 coalition’s mercenaries killed in Hajjah

Fierce clashes broke out Monday between tribal groups and Saudi-backed exiled Hadi's forces in southern Yemen'

Fact or fiction? Leaked arms dealers’ passports reveal who supplies terrorists in Yemen: Islamic State weapons traced back to US, Saudi Arabia and Serbian vice prime minister’s father

Propaganda? U.S. says drones and missiles launched from Iran - : A senior (unnamed) US official told CBS News that the locations were in southern Iran The US has reportedly identified locations in Iran from which drones and cruise missiles were launched against major Saudi oil facilities on Saturday.

No evidence? US believes attacks came from Iran as oil supplies resume

But wait: Iranian drones launched from Iraq carried out attacks on Saudi oil plants: Iraqi intelligence official tells MEE the strikes were in retaliation for earlier Riyadh funded Israeli drone attacks on Iraqi militia

Pence: ‘US weighing best response to Saudi oil attacks’: Pence said on Tuesday the United States was reviewing evidence that suggests Iran was behind the attacks

Iran's Zarif says U.S. "in denial" over Saudi attack

Ayatollah Khamenei: No talks with US; maximum pressure campaign futile

Watch: Ron Paul: No One Believes Iran Attacked Saudi Arabia: Lies grease the wheels of the war machine and with the latest attack the grease is flowing freely. What will Trump do? Tune in to today's Liberty Report:

Lest we forget: Trump said: “Saudi Arabia should be paying the United States many billions of dollars for our defense of them. Without us, gone!”

Suspected Iranian missile debris found on Saudi oil field after attack

Trump's deference to Saudi Arabia infuriates much of D.C. Trump's implication — that the royal family in Riyadh will dictate U.S. actions — prompted fury in Washington

Tulsi Gabbard says Trump is making the US 'Saudi Arabia's bitch'

Watch: In 2011, Trump believed Obama would start a war with Iran to help win an election

What You’re Not Being Told About the Saudi Oil Attack: The media is again insisting that we rely on anonymous statements from military officials to justify war.

Yemen's Houthi rebels warn of further attacks on Saudi oil facilities: Drones modified with jet engines were used in the operation Saturday.

We can stop the war in Yemen and prevent a war with Iran

China says can't apportion blame for Saudi attack without facts

China to invest up to $290 billion in development of Iran’s oil, gas and petroleum sectors

Putin: Iran nuclear deal still viable, has no alternative:

Merkel urges return to Iran nuclear deal to defuse Middle East tensions

Germany to extend halt on arms exports to Saudi

UK Confesses Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia Was Illegal

Netanyahu fails to secure ruling majority: Netanyahu violates election laws by publishing forbidden polls, giving illegal interviews

Exit polls show Netanyahu trails rival Gantz

Israel bans NGO from transporting Bedouin voters to polling stations

Palestinian sues former Israeli commander Gantz for war crimes: On day of Israeli elections, Dutch court holds hearing to determine if serious contender could face a war crimes case.


South Africa apologises to Nigeria over xenophobic attacks


Afghanistan: Taliban suicide attacks kill at least 48

U.S. Occupation Forces Soldier Identified as Latest Combat Death in Afghanistan

Taliban revoke ban on Red Cross, provide security guarantees

India will eventually take control of Pakistan Kashmir, Indian FM predicts

Pepe Escobar,: On the ground, feeling the pulse of Protest Hong Kong


Russia detains two N.Korean vessels after one opens fire and attacked a Russian patrol

US-Russia nuclear war would kill 34 million people within hours and is increasingly likely, Princeton study concludes

Russia carried out a 'stunning' breach of FBI communications system, escalating the spy game on U.S. soil

Johnson humiliated by Luxembourg PM at 'empty chair' press conference

Watch: Luxembourg PM LOSES IT on live TV: Don't blame EU

Cameron: Johnson said leave campaign would lose minutes before backing it:

Spain rejects US bid to extradite Venezuela ex-intel chief


France gives more people iodine pills in case of nuclear accident

US Sues Edward Snowden Over New Book: The U.S. is not seeking to stop him from profiting off its sales.

Edward Snowden Is Exposing His Own Secrets This Time; Snowden doesn’t share new state secrets in his memoir

Researchers: AI surveillance is expanding worldwide: At least 75 countries are actively using AI tools such as facial recognition for surveillance.

Earth warming more quickly than thought, new climate models show

War on the World: Industrialized Militaries Are a Bigger Part of the Climate Emergency Than You Know

Watch: Honest Australien Government Ad - Visit Timor-Leste!: The Australien Government has made a tourism ad about East Timor, and it’s surprisingly honest and informative!


Hundreds killed in Brazil's Amazon over land, resources: HRW

Brazil: Judge Rejects Prosecutor's Office Complaint Against Lula: "There is no procedural presupposition or just cause for the opening of criminal proceedings," Judge Mazloum argues in his assessment of the MPF complaint.

Split emerges in Venezuela opposition over talks with gov’t

Venezuela Gov't Announces Agreements with Opposition

Israel Will Begin Training Ecuadorean Military Units

Ecuador: Entire country's population has personal data exposed online: Julian Assange among 20 million exposed in major breach, cybersecurity firm says.

A report on abuse by Canadian peacekeepers in Haiti reveals a national disgrace

Insanity: The Cost of Running Guantánamo Gulag: $13 Million Per Prisoner The total cost last year of holding the prisoners — paying for the troops who guard them, running the war court and doing related construction, exceeded $540 million.

Trump impeachment hearing opened by Congress for first time

House impeachment hearing quickly turns sour: Trump's former campaign manager, followed White House orders and refused to discuss most of his private conversations with the president.

Fox News has basically ignored stories related to Trump’s corruption

Over a Million Households Climbed to Middle Class Under Trump, Census Data Shows

Fact or fiction? Former CIA Spook: “Clear To Me That Spying On Trump Was Ordered By Obama”

People paying $4,200 to see Michelle Obama talk – do you expect her to say anything interesting?

Are U.S. teens waking up? U.S. Army Tries New Recruiting Tactics After Missing Targets


September 15/16, 2019

Attacks On Major Saudi Oil Installations Show Urgent Need For Peace With Yemen
By Moon Of Alabama
Claim's of cooperation by people in Saudi Arabia will make the Saudi rulers even more paranoid . - Continue


Saudi $295 billion defense budget failed to protect oil installations from ragtag Houthi rebels
By Abdus-Sattar Ghazali
The drones used in Saturday's attack may have cost $15,000 or less to build. - Continue


China Slaps Britain: You Can’t Afford Hostility
By Finian Cunningham
Beijing rapped London, telling it to dump its “colonial attitude” with regard to Hong Kong. - Continue


The World’s Most Important Political Prisoner
By Craig Murray
We have a right wing government in the UK with scant concern for democracy. - Continue


Coup Master: Michael , New US Envoy for Latin America
By teleSur
Kozak returns to the region where he learned his trade as a coup master ready to constrict those countries that are not aligned with the U.S.. - Continue



Car bomb kills 10 in Syrian town near Turkish border:

‘War in Syria has come to an end’: Russian FM: Some hotspots of tensions remain in the territories that are not controlled by the Syrian government

Russian forces allegedly amassing in southern Idlib for new offensive

Breaking: Syrian President issues nationwide amnesty for all crimes

Yemen: Australia may be complicit in war crimes if it supports Saudi-led coalition in Yemen – UN

The Saudi war on Yemen is the real outrage: Western governments will ape its pretence that the drone assault was some kind of unprovoked outrage,

Show us the evidence: Pompeo: Iran behind attack on Saudi oil facilities that will reduce kingdom's output

Bought and paid for: US Senator calls on Trump to bomb Iran to ‘break the regime’s back’

Iran rejects Pompeo’s ‘lies’ about Yemeni drone raids on Saudi oil sites

US bases in region, warships within reach of Iranian missiles: IRGC cmdr.

Iran secures €1.2bn of Russian loan for building mega power plant

Israel’s Ethiopian community denounces racism ahead of election

Trump the Clueless: Israel’s Not Spying On Me: Every president since Truman knew about Israel’s aggressive intelligence efforts, but not Trump the Clueless.

Israeli politician posts alleged map of Trump’s ‘deal of the century’

Watch: Joe Biden - if Israel didn't exist, the US would have to invent an Israel to protect US interests in the region

Watch: Who planted the idea in American minds that they should hate and kill Muslims?


23 militiamen killed in fresh Central Africa fighting

Somalia: Al-Shabab Attacks Kill 17

Libya airport hit by drone, rocket fire


Afghanistan and U.S. troops claim to have killed at least 38 Taliban fighters

12 Taliban militants, including shadow provincial governor, killed in N. Afghanistan

Afghan Taliban stronger than ever after US wastes $900 billion

Four soldiers of Pakistan Army killed near Afghan border

Hong Kong: Viral video shows a middle-aged man being beaten up by protesters this afternoon.


CIA’s Kremlin mole echoes Iraq WMD hoax; The outing of a CIA informant inside of the Kremlin raises new questions about the Russia investigation and the intelligence officials behind it.

France: Tear gas, water cannons, injuries: Chaos erupts in Nantes amid Yellow Vests rally

Liberal Democrats pledge to stop Brexit: No Brexit at all: that's the Liberal Democrats new policy

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn: I want to turf out Boris Johnson's reckless government.

Good News! If Jeremy Corbyn becomes Prime Minister, the Special Relationship is doomed

How the UK Security Services neutralised the country’s leading liberal newspaper:


Watch: Julian's brother Gabriel Shipton after Belmarsh prison visit: "I held back tears as I realised this could be one of the last times I see him.”

"Please save my life": Julian Assange in prison: Julian Assange’s most notable visitors paint a harrowing picture of his current condition.

Ex-Google worker fears 'killer robots' could cause mass atrocities: Engineer who quit over military drone project warns AI might also accidentally start a war

Everywhere your phone travels becomes a part of your permanent record: As of today, ~80% of countries have mandatory SIM registration laws, effectively requiring realtime surveillance of citizens.


Venezuela: Maduro: 'Tremendous Scandal', Guaido With Colombian Narcos

'The poor are punished': Dorian lays bare inequality in the Bahamas

Mexico Demands US Halt Weapons Flow Across Border

Will McCabe Bring the FBI Down with Him?: Before his firing, McCabe sent a shot across the bow of his co-conspirators in the plots to keep Hillary Clinton out of prison and Donald Trump out of the White House

‘I’m going to kill myself:’ A U.S. veteran tells Sanders he’s drowning in medical debt

Number of uninsured Americans jumps by nearly 2 million: Census Bureau

Jeff Bezos Abruptly Cuts Health Benefits for Nearly 2,000 Part-Time Whole Foods Workers

UAW Votes To Strike: The United Auto Workers voted Sunday to strike after not agreeing with General Motors on wages, heath care and profit sharing.


September 14, 2019

Russia prevents Israeli airstrikes in Syria
By Jerusalem Post
Moscow threatened that any jets attempting such a thing would be shot down, either by Russian jets or by the S400 Anti-aircraft missiles. - Continue


Trump floats possible defense treaty with Israel days ahead of elections
By Reuters
Netanyahu thanked Trump, saying in a tweet Israel “has never had a greater friend in the White House” - Continue


Why would Israel spy on Donald Trump?
By Ali Abunimah
Netanyahu used the fruits of additional espionage in an attempt to blackmail Bill Clinton. - Continue


The End of Israel
By Gilad Atzmon
This conflict at the heart of Israeli politics is a window into the Jewish state and its fears. - Continue


Some of the Many Things Most Americans Never Heard About 9/11
By Paul Craig Roberts
Pre-knowledge of 9/11 was widespread. - Continue


Who Was Really Behind 9/11?
By Eric Margolis
Israel was the chief beneficiary of the 9/11 attacks – yet its bumbling Arab foes and bin Laden were blamed for this crime. - Continue


Latest Russian spy story looks like another elaborate media deception
Must Read - By Matt Taibbi
The tale of Oleg Smolenkov is just the latest load of high-level BS dumped on us by intelligence agencies. - Continue


The Devolution of US-Russia Relations
By Tony Kevin
Retired Australian diplomat who served in Moscow dissects the emergence of the new Cold War and its dire consequences. - Continue


American Privilege
By Caitlin Johnstone
American privilege uses its military and economic might to terrorize, murder, imprison, starve and impoverish anyone who doesn’t go along with its interests, - Continue



25 killed, wounded in explosion in Syria’s Afrin

U.S. won't send more troops to Syria for joint Turkish patrols : The New York Times reported on Thursday that the Pentagon was preparing to send about 150 troops to conduct ground patrols with Turkish forces.

Russia, Iran and Turkey to discuss Syria's Idlib at Monday summit: Kremlin

War in Syria ended, hotbeds of tension remain in areas uncontrolled by govt – Lavrov

Turkish jets kill 2 alleged PKK members in N. Iraq

Iraq will respond to Israeli attacks, sees itself in war against Zionist entity: Iraqi MP

Yemeni officials say rebel shelling kills 13 civilians

Hunger kills Yemen's children in silence, no one hears

Houthi drone attacks on 2 Saudi Aramco oil facilities: 5 million barrels a day of crude production had been impacted - close to half of the kingdom's output.

Show the evidence: Pompeo: Iran behind attack on Saudi oil facilities claimed by Houthi rebels

War criminal: Graham: US should consider strike on Iranian oil refineries after attack on Saudi Arabia

Outrageous! Canada seizes & sells $30mn worth of Iranian assets to ‘compensate US victims' of terrorism

Israeli occupation forces injure 31 Palestinians at Gaza protest

GOP Reps return from expenses paid, AIPAC trip attacking BDS and implying that annexation might be the answer

Pro-Israel Lobby Caught on Tape Boasting That Its Money Influences Washington

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

Egypt officials: Attack kills 3 soldiers, 3 militants in Sinai


3 killed in explosive attack in southern Somalia

Two commanders allied to Libya's Haftar killed in strike near Tripoli

Haftar forces claim control of all Libyan skies

David Cameron Boasts He Managed to Talk, EU and ‘Dithering’ Obama into Bombing Libya


9 police killed in insider attack in southern Afghanistan

Taliban Representatives Visit Russia, Aim for China and Iran Talks After US Negotiations Stall

Trump confirms US has killed Osama bin Laden's son Hamza

Pakistan says Indian fire kills 1 soldier in Kashmir

Hong Kong protesters clash after standoff in shopping mall – video


US TV Reveals Smuggling of ISIS Members to Europe: Terrorist networks in European countries smuggle ISIS members from the Middle East.

Propaganda alert: US presents new effort to counter Kremlin influence:

Trump poised to hit EU with billions in tariffs after victory in Airbus case: EU officials have warned the U.S. that such a move would end up destroying U.S. jobs.

Jean-Marie Le Pen charged with embezzlement - lawyers:

German Study: Alarming Levels of Dangerous Plastics in Children's Bodies


Assange to Remain in UK Prison Beyond Release Date ; On orders from Washington, Julian Assange is being slowly killed — by UK and US dark forces in cahoots with each other.

This Is Not the Sixth Extinction. It’s the First Extermination Event.: What we are witnessing is not a passive geological event but extermination by capita

120 Million Workers Need To Be Reskilled Due To A.I., Says IBM Study


Venezuela 'ready' to defend itself after US invokes defence pact: foreign minister: The Venezuela National Guard has been deployed in Tachira state and other sited near the border with Colombia.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regrets US Regulations Denying Asylum to Migrants

Muslim NJ mayor detained at JFK airport: 'Did you meet with terrorists?'

"You're Being Tracked" - Massive 30 State, Real-Time License Plate Database Revealed: Our worst fears about automatic license plate readers (ALPR) are much worse than we could have imagined

Andrew McCabe Hasn’t Been Indicted, a Sign That Case May Be in Jeopardy

Crowd BOO's as US Armed Forces enlistees are asked to pledge loyalty to President Trump

Where the Jewish congressional caucus stands on impeaching President Trump

FBI agents raid Jeffrey Epstein's 'Pedophile Island',

How an Élite University Research Center Concealed Its Relationship with Jeffrey Epstein

NY finds $1B in hidden transfers by family behind OxyContin

Study: Millions of U.S. seniors go hungry, especially in rural areas;

September 13, 2019

Trump the Russian Puppet. A Story That Just Will Not Die
By Philip Giraldi
Washington is operating on the side of terrorists in Syria and against Russia, a conflict that the United States entered into illegally in the first place. - Continue


Israel accused of planting mysterious spy devices near the White House
By Daniel Lippman
The Trump administration did not rebuke the Israeli government, and there were no consequences for Israel’s behavior,. - Continue


Video of Netanyahu fleeing Hamas rockets cast an unfavorable and cowardly light on PM
By Chemi Shalev
The Israeli PM could be next in line to hear the Apprentice host’s trademark line, 'You’re fired!' - Continue


Hong Kong Protest Leader Hangs Out with White Helmets Boss
By Makia Freeman
What would a supposedly organic grassroots movement leader in China have in common with a Syrian war organization? - Continue


Julian Assange to stay in prison after jail sentence ends over absconding fears
By Tim Baker
Assange was told that he would not be freed when his current term for skipping bail expires on September 22. - Continue


'If I Happen to Fall out of a Window, You Can Be Sure I Was Pushed'
By Martin Knobbe and Jörg Schindler
Snowden talks about how he managed to mislead the most powerful intelligence agency in the world, about his life in Russia and about why the internet must be reinvented. - Continue


We Lost the War in Afghanistan. Get Over It.
By Stephen M. Walt
18 years of war, thousands of lives lost, and hundreds of billions of dollars squandered, the United States accomplished precisely nothing. - Continue


FBI Finally Agrees To Name Saudi Official Who Helped 9/11 Attackers
By Tyler Durden
This decision puts President Trump back in an awkward position of maintaining ties with his petrodollar partners who are buying all those arms. - Continue


The DNC Debates are a Sham
By Renee Parsons
What remains of a once political powerhouse is little more than a bankrupt shell of flatulence and exploitation. - Continue


Break up the Dem Party
By Michael Hudson
It is not the voters who are empowered to choose the Democratic Party’s candidate. - Continue


Britain’s Tory party is heading for extinction
By Finian Cunningham
Nothing is forever in politics. - Continue



25 killed, wounded in explosion in Syria's Afrin

Russian Su-35s Intercept Israeli Warplanes Over Syria:

Islamic State weapons in Yemen traced back to US Government:

US Task Force Smoking Gun smuggles weapons to Syria:

Trump says he doesn’t believe report of Israel spying on White House

Russia raps Netanyahu's Jordan Valley plan before Putin meeting

Netanyahu gets little from Putin in Sochi meeting

Liberman says no accident Netanyahu was kept waiting by Putin

Jeffrey Epstein-controlled company donated to Ehud Barak's political activity

Facebook Sanctions Likud After Netanyahu Warns 'Arabs Want to Annihilate Us'; Netanyahu denies he wrote or approved the message, which called on potential voters to cast their ballot for Likud lest Arabs 'destroy us all'

29 Palestinians injured by IDF fire during Gaza protests

Backlash as congresswoman drops support for bill to protect Palestinian children


Libya’s GNA Air Force destroys Haftar’s defenses at Al-Jufra airbase,


Afghanistan- Eight Taliban rebels killed in Logar op

'Astonishing': Taliban responds to Trump's peace talks withdrawal; A spokesman tells Al Jazeera that without an agreement the Taliban is not obliged to give safe passage to US troops.

U.S. Congress orders Trump’s Afghan envoy Zalmay Khalilzad testify on Taliban talks

S-400 Systems Will Be Delivered To India Within 18-19 Months: Russia

US is Behind Hong Kong Protests Says US Policymaker


Trump administration releases $250M in military aid to Ukraine

'Secret' US Military Base Near Russian Border Revealed in Documents Mishap

EU’s top negotiator tells MEPs Britain has not offered credible proposals for Irish border

Brexit: Operation Yellowhammer no-deal document published

Read the Yellowhammer no-deal document


Stop Jailing 10-Year-Olds: Australian Indigenous Boy Addresses UN Human Rights Body


'The situation is dire': Argentinians protest over food crisis: Protesters gathered in Buenos Aires, demanding government take more actions to aid poor.

Mexico Rejects Decision to Invoke TIAR Over Venezuela: Mexico strongly rejects the decision taken by 12 countries which invoked the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (TIAR) to promote armed action against Venezuela.

Venezuela's Guaidó pictured with members of Colombian gang: Juan Guaidó, the Venezuelan politician fighting to topple Nicolás Maduro, is facing awkward questions about his relationship with organised crime.

Rotten to the core: Juan Guaido Entered Colombia With Help from Paramilitaries, Drug Cartels

Venezuela: Military Exercises Against Colombian Aggression

Peru ex-president denied bail in U.S., wife dragged from court after outburst

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce asylum restrictions: The Trump regime can prevent most immigrants from applying for asylum at the US-Mexico border.

Mexico writes off "safe third country" deal with U.S., citing drop in border crossings

Honduras Denies 3rd Party Asylum Deal with US

Watch: Max Blumenthal on the US legacy in Honduras: migrant crisis, political murders, narco-President

California Outlaws For-Profit Prisons Including ICE Facilities: California lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday to ban for-profit prisons and migrant detention facilities to operate in the state.

Government denies attorneys to immigrant kids at California shelter

Court: FBI Must Destroy Memos Calling a Threat: Ruling comes after a eight-year battle over secret surveillance of the popular website after 9/11.

Israel Reportedly Planted Mysterious Spy Devices Near White House; Netanyahu: Total Lie

The NSA knew about cellphone surveillance around the White House 6 years ago

Muslim group ‘appalled’ as Kupperman tapped as Bolton’s interim replacement: Kupperman, served on board of group that peddled conspiracy theories that Muslim Americans hope to institute Islamic religious law in the United States and have infiltrated American institutions and the government.

John Bolton’s Fill-In Condemned For Ties To Islamophobic Group: Acting national security adviser Charles Kupperman was on the board of an anti-Muslim think tank that trafficked in conspiracy theories.

U.S. appeals court says Trump cannot dodge foreign corruption lawsuit

NEW Obama State Dept. Docs Show "LAST MINUTE EFFORT" to Leak Classified Info Targeting Trump!

Federal prosecutors recommend that Andrew McCabe, former FBI second-in-command, face criminal charge

Wilbur Ross, Trump’s Most Corrupt Cabinet Official, Has Got To Go

Outgoing Chicago FBI chief hints at more corruption indictments, calls for term limits

Buying votes? Warren unveils far-reaching Social Security plan: The Massachusetts senator pledged to increase current and future Social Security benefits by $200 a month

Beto O’Rourke Goes Off on Gun Control at Debate: ‘Hell Yes, We’re Going to Take Your AR-15, Your AK-47!’

‘My AR Is Ready For You’: GOP Lawmaker Sends Ominous Message To Beto O’Rourke; O’Rourke called the tweet from Briscoe Cain a “death threat,” and his campaign is reporting it to the FBI.

U.S. budget deficit smashes $1 trillion mark, the highest in seven years


September 11/12, 2019

Trump Gives Peace a Chance?
By Finian Cunningham
Bolton’s ouster is only part of a PR gimmick by Trump for re-election ambitions. - Continue


Trump blasts 'Mr. Tough Guy' Bolton: 'He made some very big mistakes'
By Morgan Chalfant and Brett Samuels
Trump said Bolton had "set us back" and that the adviser had disagreed with the president on various national security issues. - Continue


Was Bolton secretly working for Netanyahu?
Bolton emboldened Israel considerably and his firing may in part have been to send a message to Netanyahu. - Continue


Obama And Brennan Burned A Very Useful Spy And Now CNN Outs Him
By Moon Of Alabama
CNN story claimed yesterday that Trump caused the extraction of a U.S. spy from Moscow. The story was false. - Continue


Western media portrays Hong Kong hooligans as heroes. But are they?
By Andre Vltchek
People of Hong Kong are scared; scared of them, not of the authorities. - Continue


The Pentagon Wants More Control Over the News. What Could Go Wrong?
By Matt Taibbi
If there’s a worse idea than the Pentagon becoming Editor-in-Chief of America, I can’t remember it. - Continue


Will NPR Now Officially Change Its Name to National Propaganda Radio?
By Edward Curtin
Make no mistake, we are living through a global explosion of disinformation, state propaganda, and lies. - Continue


The Bill of Rights Turns 230, and What Do We Have to Show for It? Nothing Good
By John W. Whitehead
In America today, the government does whatever it wants, freedom be damned. - Continue


Some of the Many Things Most Americans Never Heard About 9/11
By Paul Craig Roberts
The “Dancing Israelis” who turned out to be Israeli Mossad agents caught filming and celebrating the destruction of the twin towers. - Continue


We are all hostages of 9/11
By Pepe Escobar
This is the real “enemy” – not al-Qaeda, a flimsy figment of the CIA’s imagination. - Continue


Violence begets violence and intolerance breeds intolerance
By César Chelala
People believe the U.S. squandered a world of goodwill. - Continue



At least 31 killed during stampede at Ashura rituals in Iraq’s Karbala

5 IS militants killed in anti-terror operation in central Iraq

Turkey-US military teams visit Syria safe zone joint op. center

Land bridge from Iran to Syria nearly complete: official

Yemeni Forces Kill Seven Saudi-led Mercenaries in Al-Jawf

Britain is behind the slaughter in Yemen. Here's how you could help end it: British planes and British bombs are spearheading the killings. Politicians and the media must raise their voices in opposition

Iran vows no talks with Americans until 'economic terrorism' ends.

Trump hints at lifting sanctions on Tehran

Iran seeking further military ties with China: Top cmdr.

Merkel: Europe has chosen to uphold Iran deal; “Step by step, we will keep trying to find solutions with Iran that prevent an escalation of tensions in a globally sensitive region. That’s our job,” Chancellor Merkel said on Wednesday.

Israel killed Palestinian civilians deliberately, so why is the UNHRC speculating about it?

Israeli Warplane Bombs Several Areas in Gaza

Israel's Netanyahu announces plan to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank

Abbas Threatens to End All Agreements if Israel Annexes Palestinian Land: “All agreements and their resulting obligations would end if the Israeli side annexes the Jordan Valley, the northern Dead Sea, and any part of the Palestinian territories occupied in 1967.”

Palestinians warns Israel against ‘annexing’ West Bank : “Palestine is not part of Netanyahu’s election campaign, and if he believes that annexing settlement blocs will bring him more votes in the short term, then he and Israel will be the losers in the long term.”

EU reacts to Netanyahu's plans to annex Jordan Valley, calls any settlement 'illegal'

Arab nations condemn Netanyahu's Jordan Valley annexation plan

Ilhan Omar, Bernie Sanders Slam Netanyahu's Vow of Annexation

Palestinians on annexation plan: ‘We are already destroyed’ If carried out, Netanyahu will have smashed one of the biggest taboos of the already moribund peace process.

Israel is still planning to displace even more Palestinians

Watch: Netanyahu Abandons Stage following Sirens, Alleged Rockets (VIDEOS)


Attackers kill several soldiers in northeast Nigeria

Hundreds of Nigerians repatriated from South Africa after attacks


Government forces kill 5 activists in Afghanistan

Taliban warns U.S. "will soon regret" abandoning peace talks

U.S. military likely to ramp up operations against Taliban: U.S. general

43% of Americans say the Afghanistan War was a mistake; 52% disagree


Scottish court rules prorogation of parliament is unlawful – video

Brexit: Government ignores order to release key documents and internal messages

Brexit: government publishes Operation Yellowhammer documents – live news

Will the UK impose 'direct rule' in Northern Ireland?

12 Shoah survivors pen open letter: ‘Corbyn’s bent over backwards to help Jews’

France says 'time has come' to ease tensions with Russia

Finian Cunningham : Europe’s full-blown Stockholm Syndrome in face of US bullying

Fact or fiction? Russia works on new missile that deactivates all enemy weapons

New York Times: Main source for anti-Russia campaign may have been a “double agent”



Thousands missing in Dorian's wake; Bahamas officials say

Chile: The Coup Against President Allende Was The First 9/11

Almost 50,000 Asylum Seekers Recorded in Mexico So Far in 2019

DHS Bars Congressional Staffers From Migrant Detention Centers : Reports Of Rotten Food, Kid Told To Eat Off Floor

Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri urges attacks on West in 9/11 speech

9/11 mystery solved: World Trade Center building didn't collapse due to fire – study finds

Veterans Reach Their Tipping Point Against Our Post-9/11 Wars; Solid majorities of veterans believe Iraq and Afghanistan were not worth fighting. It's time to heed their counsel.

Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren are tied at 26 percent in this new poll

Wall Street Execs Are Panicking About Elizabeth Warren Presidency: ‘She’s Gotta Be Stopped!’

Tulsi Gabbard: If Google Can Censor A Member Of Congress Running For President, They Can Censor Anyone

Tucker Carlson took a victory lap over John Bolton's ousting, after reports he lobbied Trump to fire him

FBI Given Evidence Of Clinton-Linked Libya Scheme; Instead Launched Trump-Russia Quagmire

The Trillion-Dollar Military Still Isn't Enough for the War Party: Since the end of the Cold War in 1990, US defense spending has increased 182 percent in nominal terms, and 44 percent in inflation-adjusted terms

Total U.S. debt comes close to 2,000% of GDP: The warnings about potential debt hazards come as the total federal debt outstanding has surged to $22.5 trillion, or about 106% of GDP.

Men’s “Real” Earnings Below 1973 Level: Census Bureau

60% Of Americans Believe A Recession Is Coming – But Continue To Pile Up Debt At A Frightening Pace

More Americans Went Without Health Insurance Last Year. It's the First Increase in Almost a Decade

This Is Why So Many Americans Are Deathly Afraid Of Going To The Hospital…


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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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