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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

 

Total Cost of U.S. Wars Since 2001

$4,881,362,961,440

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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.


 

Despotism & Democracy : Video

Explains how societies and nations can be measured by the degree that power is concentrated and respect for the individual is restricted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Open Letter To ICH Readers
By John Pilger, Paul Craig Roberts, Pepe Escobar, Peter Koenig, Finian Cunningham, Andre Vltchek, Gilad Atzmon, James Petras, Dr. César Chelala and Paul Edwards
We can build a better world of justice and peace. It is eminently doable, albeit at times daunting. - Continue

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Trump Regime Threatens Illegal Sanctions on Nations Legally Buying Iranian Oil
By Stephen Lendman
It poses a greater threat to humanity’s survival than any other rogue state in history.   - Continue

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When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down?
By Patrick J. Buchanan
We facing potential wars on behalf of other nations, while they hold our coat and egg us on?.   - Continue

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Europe Must Oppose Trump
By Jeffrey D. Sachs
Remarkably, 230 years after its constitution was adopted, the United States suffers from one-man rule.   - Continue

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Jeffrey Epstein and the Spectacle of Secrecy
By Edward Curtin
Money buys souls, and the number of those who have sold theirs is numerous, including those leftists who have been bought by the CIA   - Continue

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Omar says US should reconsider aid to Israel
By Cristina Marcos
Rep. Ilhan Omar said Monday that U.S. aid to Israel should be tied to its treatment of Palestinians.   - Continue

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Israel Is Not A U.S. Ally
By If Americans Knew
Constantly referring to Israel as our “most cherished ally” promotes an illusion of common interest that does not actually exist. .   - Continue

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Supreme Nihilism: the El Paso Shooter’s Manifesto
By John O'Kane
If government can commit mass murder so easily, he claims, then why not him?   - Continue

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The World According to George Galloway
By Chris Hedges
There are few politicians in Britain who are attacked more ferociously than George Galloway.   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

Breaking: Syrian Army enters Khan Sheikhoun to secure city

Syria: Rebels withdraw from Idlib's Khan Sheikhoun

After 5 yrs under jihadist control, militants flee Syrian town

Russian Air Force unleashes large attack on ISIS in Syria’s Deir Ezzor Governorate

Russian Su-35 jets allegedly intercepted Turkish warplanes over Idlib

Turkey warns Syria "not to play with fire" after airstrike on invading Turkish convoy

Turkey Was Notified Attacks by Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham in Syria's Idlib Would be Crushed - Lavrov

Russia's message to Turkey in Syria: Turkey responded to the air strike on its forces by deploying combat and intelligence aircraft into Russian-controlled Syrian airspace.

In Syria, Turkey could face wrath of Russian S-400 - analysis: Turkey’s increasing military presence in northwest Syria’s Idlib province could lead the Turkish air force into a battle with Russia’s S-400 missile defence system

Putin says Russia supports Syrian army’s efforts in Idlib

Lavrov: Terrorists in Idleb continue to attack civilians: Russian Foreign Minister said that terrorists control most of Idleb province, and that the situation cannot remain as it is now.

Turkish regime and its mercenaries continue repressive acts against locals in Afrin, Aleppo countryside

China warns of next jihadist wave in Syria: The focus has now turned to Idlib, which has been administered by jihadists from Syria’s former Al-Qaeda affiliate.

Yemeni air defense forces shoot US-built Saudi-led drone in Dhamar

Southern separatist forces seize Yemen's Abyan province

Yemen separatists drive out govt troops from two camps in south

Mystery Airstrike Rocks Baghdad Base With US Forces Present; Netanyahu Hints Israel Active Over Iraq

Iran ready to escort Adrian Darya-1 oil tanker in the Gulf - navy commander

Iran's Zarif rules out talks with U.S. over a new nuclear deal

Buying friends: Amid Iran Crisis, U.S. Offers Big Military Aid Boost to Azerbaijan

Egypt Security Forces Kill 11 Alleged Terrorists in Sinai

Bought and paid for: 53 U.S. Congressional reps, a dozen Latino leaders, & top political operatives on all expense paid trips to Israel; “Members of Congress feel indebted to someone who provides them with a week’s long vacation. It’s lobbying and it’s more effective than direct lobbying on Capitol Hill,”

Trump slams Tlaib after press conference on Israel ban: I don't buy her tears

Israel actively pushing Palestinians to leave Gaza : Israel is asking a number of European and Middle Eastern countries to absorb them and offering to arrange their flights if they agree to abandon their homeland.

AFRICA

Libya: 90 killed as rival tribes clash in south

Air attack on Somalia killed al-Shabab fighter, says US

ASIA

'Fighting back': Kashmir enclave blocks entry of Indian troops

Kashmir: 'They shot me and I fell to the ground'

Pakistan to take Kashmir dispute to International Court of Justice after Article 370 move

US Defence Department Approves $8Bln Sale of 66 F-16 Fighter Jets to Taiwan

US cruise missile test will start a new arms race, says China; Russia also on alert as test hints at Washington’s changing priorities after recent arms treaty withdrawal

Hong Kong leader promises ‘open, direct’ dialogue, offers no concessions to protesters’ demands

China Warns Trump It Won't Make Trade Concession If US "Plays Hong Kong Card"

Hong Kong: British consulate worker detained by China

Mainland Chinese tourist jailed for defacing US consulate in Hong Kong

China establishes new counter-terror force in Xinjiang

EUROPE

Italian Prime Minister to Resign, Declaring End of Coalition

Merkel: Irish border solution possible, but not by reopening Withdrawal Agreement

Boris Johnson's Brexit backstop bid rejected by EU leaders

GLOBE

Julian Assange’s father warns WikiLeaks’ publisher’s health is “declining rapidly” in Belmarsh Prison

This Map Shows Where in the World the U.S. Military Is Operating: The infographic reveals for the first time that the U.S. is now operating in 40 percent of the world’s nations

AMERICAS

Russia Warns US Against Economic Blockade on Venezuela - Deputy Foreign Minister

Bought and paid for: Paraguay adds Hamas, Hezbollah to terrorism list

Caged alone 24 hours a day, denied medicine: lawsuit claims 'torture' in US migrant jails

Trump slams Jewish people voting for a Democrat in 2020 election

DHS Was Tracking White Supremacist Terrorists, but Nobody Wanted to Listen: No one listened when the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI sounded the alarm about the rise of white supremacist and far-right domestic terrorism.

Dayton shooter found to have mind-altering SSRI drugs in his system

Despite record budgets, the US Navy is short hundreds of millions for maintenance

U.S. National Debt Hits Record $22 Trillion: Annual deficits and the national debt rose to new heights under the Obama administration, and the trend has continued under President Trump.

The United States Will Miss China’s Money: The sharp decline in China’s U.S. investments should alarm Americans.

American Families Will Pay $1,000 Per Year For Trump’s China Tariffs, JPMorgan Says

11 Reasons Why So Many Experts Believe That A U.S. Economic Crisis Is Imminent

US Steel, once a darling of Trump's tariffs, plans to lay off nearly 200 workers

“You can’t trust the government”: Flint, Michigan residents speak out on Newark water crisis

Jail guards threatening former Epstein cellmate Nicholas Tartaglione: lawyer

In-depth interview with journalist Whitney Webb on the life and death of Jeffery Epstein.

Police violence the sixth leading cause of death for young men in the US

Hundreds gather at church for blessing ceremony featuring AR-15s

 

August 19, 2019

Syria - Russia Bombs Turkish Reinforcement
By Moon Of Alabama
The convoy stopped and will have to return to Turkey. The tanks and the ammunition will not reach the jihadis in Khan Shaykhun.   - Continue

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Behind a made-for-TV Hong Kong protest narrative, Washington is backing nativism and mob violence
By Dan Cohen
Hong Kong’s protests are devolving into chaos with help from US government regime-change outfits and a right-wing local media tycoon with close ties to hardliners in Washington.   - Continue

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Russia Hoax Coup and Epstein Interlocked – Kevin Shipp  
By Greg Hunter
Former CIA Officer Kevin Shipp says the Russian hoax and attempted coup of President Trump and the sex trafficking case against Jeffery Epstein are linked together by the same Deep State players.   - Continue

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How the world learned to stop worrying and ignore Trump
By Finian Cunningham
Trump’s overbearing egotism and mental meltdown make him a person whom others are learning to ignore.   - Continue

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Conspiracy Theories From the Elders of Zion to Epstein’s Youngsters
By Gilad Atzmon
It seems that Jewish bodies have been sufficiently forceful to silence most attempts to criticise Jewish and Israeli politics.   - Continue

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American Capitalism Is Based on Plunder
By Paul Craig Roberts
Russia and China are targeted, and the governments of both countries continue in their gullibility to play into Washington’s hands.   - Continue

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From Iran to Mass Shootings on the Mainland, the U.S. Empire is in a State of Decay
By Danny Haiphong
Mass shootings demonstrate the U.S.’ descent into barbarism.   - Continue

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Brexit or Not? Masters of Manipulating Public Opinion
By Peter Koenig
How come, this is never mentioned in the media, thus preventing the public from knowing what the government could do to avoid a Hard Brexit havoc?   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

Syria: 'Three killed' in attack on invading Turkish convoy

Turkey ‘strongly’ condemns strike on its invading, military convoy in Syria

Syrian army advance cuts off Turkish convoy in northwest Syria: - A Turkish military convoy crossed into jihadist-run northwest Syria on Monday, its path blocked by advancing Syrian troops as tensions soared between Damascus and Ankara.

Turkish Military Hit From Air as It Pours in Reinforcements to Obstruct Syrian-Russian Idlib Offensive

Syria strongly condemns passage of Turkish vehicles loaded with ammunition through it's borders to help terrorists

Turkiey tries to protect terrorist organizations in Idleb

In case you missed it: Watch: Isis Slaughtered My Family Before My Eyes: The story of Hanen - a brave girl from Sweida, Syria - who escaped the torture of ISIS by hiding in a water tank. ISIS slaughtered her family.

Turkish airstrike kills 5 PKK members in northern Iraq

Iraq has executed 100 since January, 8,000 on death row: official

Iraq Closes Airspace Even To US Coalition Flights After Suspected Israeli Raid

Netanyahu hints Israel behind strikes on Iraq, says Iran not immune anywhere

Yemen: fights kill 30 in Taiz

Saudi Arabia reports soldier killed near border with Yemen

Oil rises 2% after attack on Saudi field, stimulus expectations

UN experts discover British-made bomb parts in Yemen

Iran warns US against oil tanker seizure as ship leaves Gibraltar: Vessel heads to Greece after UK rejects Washington’s request to detain it further

US to Greece: Aid Given to Iranian Tanker May be Viewed as Material Support to Terrorist Group

Iranian people know US pressure hasn’t materialized:

I wonder how much this cost U.S. ? Bahrain to join US-led efforts to protect Gulf navigation: Bahrain's 1.2 million population was made up of 568,000 Bahrainis and 666,000 non-nationals.

Just another day in aparthied Israel: A Bedouin Family Gets Evicted by Israel, and Their Baby Gets Killed

Israel Police limit right to protest

Palestinian president sacks all advisors amid financial crisis

Netanyahu on Tlaib, Omar ban: Israel respects Owns Congress, but won’t tolerate BDS

Americans Should Be Deeply Disturbed’: Tlaib Breaks Down During Press Conference On Israel

US scraps West Bank conference over Palestinian protests: Palestinians cut all ties with the U.S. after it recognized disputed Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in 2017, and view the Trump administration as unfairly biased

Israeli Queen: Sara Netanyahu demands to enter airplane cockpit, stopped by security : Netanyahu reportedly rose angrily from her seat and demanded to go to the cockpit after she was not welcomed to Ukraine by the flight's captain

AFRICA

10 Burkina Faso soldiers killed in militant attack

Four Nigerian soldiers killed in ambush: sources

Libya: UN-recognized government downs UAE drone

Ex-Sudan leader said he received millions from Saudis, trial told: Detective tells corruption trial that Omar al-Bashir disclosed payments after he lost power.

Sudan: postponement of the declaration of the sovereign council for 48 hours

Saudi Arabia paid Sudan's ex-president al-Bashir $90m

"Horror" In Ghana As A Third Of Banks Shutter, Sparking Unprecedented Bank Run

ASIA

Afghan Taliban shadow district chief among 5 killed in airstrikes

Pakistan Says 'Unprovoked Ceasefire Violations' by India Kill Two Civilians in Kashmir

Who is behind Hong Kong protests?: It's not hard to imagine the United States' reaction if Chinese diplomats met leaders of Occupy Wall Street, Black Lives Matter or Never Trump protesters.

Follow the money behind Hong Kong protests : Hong Kong is part of China. This is an internal matter, and the call for independence for Hong Kong is an open attack on China’s national sovereignty.

Masters of the universe: Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protests

Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined

The quantum revolution is coming, and Chinese scientists are at the forefront: "The United States must be prepared for a future in which its traditional technological predominance faces new, perhaps unprecedented challenges," the Center for a New American Security wrote in a recent report about China's quantum ambitions.

Fact or fiction? China Missiles Could Overwhelm U.S. Military in Asia in ‘Hours’, Says Think Tank

Huawei wins 90-day reprieve on US supply ban, but affiliate blacklist expands

EUROPE

Ukraine’s ex-president Poroshenko siphoned off at least $8 billion, US businessman claims

US approves funds to develop INF-banned missiles before treaty withdrawal

Global network's nuclear sensors in Russia went offline after mystery blast

Macron lectures Putin on ‘right to protest’ amid own crackdown on Yellow Vests

UK Labour Party revokes Electronic Intifada press pass

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers

Boris Johnson says Irish backstop must be dropped if UK is to leave EU with a deal

‘Worst-Case Scenario’ Dossier Shows How ‘Careless’ Johnson Gov Handles Brexit

Prince Andrew says ‘appalled’ by Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse claims after video emerges

New evidence shows Prince Andrew in Jeffrey Epstein's home in 2010

GLOBE

Rotten to the core : Microsoft pays $25 million to settle corruption charges: Microsoft is paying more than $25 million to settle federal corruption charges involving a bribery scheme in Hungary and other foreign offices.

AMERICAS

Bought and paid for: Brazil Considers Labeling Hezbollah as Terrorists in Pivot to U.S.

Bolsonaro Interferes in Anti-Corruption Bodies That Looked Into his Family’s Affairs

Lula: “US hand” on everything that’s happened in Brazil: Former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said that the US government “created the Lava Jato investigation to take our oil.”

Propaganda alert: US in secret talks with Venezuela socialist boss Diosdado Cabello: The AP withheld the intermediary's name and details of the encounter with Cabello out of concern the person could suffer reprisals.

Herr: Trump privately floated possibility of imposing naval blockade against Venezuela: report

Zapatista rebels extend control over areas in south Mexico

Mexico: TV presenter punched live on air during protest: A journalist was knocked unconscious live on air after being punched in the face while covering a feminist protest.

More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials; More than a week after the raids, there are no records of company officials charged with knowingly hiring undocumented workers.

Attorney General Barr orders removal of acting US prisons director after Epstein's death

Jeffrey Epstein 'told jail guards and inmates someone tried to kill him'

Epstein Created $577 Million Trust Days Before His Death

About time! NYPD fires officer for death of Eric Garner: Police Benevolent Association President said Commissioner James O'Neill's announcement Monday that he has fired Officer Daniel Pantaleo shows O'Neill "has chosen politics and his own self-interest over the police officers he claims to lead."

Fact or propaganda? 3 alleged mass shooting plots stopped around the country in separate incidents, police say: Police in each case said the men, all white and in their 20s, posted online or sent text messages with threats of committing mass shootings.

Florida man arrested for mass shooting threat: ‘A good 100 kills would be nice’

Police make arrests as right-wing, anti-fascist groups rally in Portland

Watch: Right-wing activists and left-wing supporters clashed in Portland, Oregon

Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community Center

It’s ‘Racial’: Prison Banned Books on Black History: Officials at Danville Correctional Center had removed some 200 books from a prison library and banned for use in the education program “several classic books of African American history"

Fourth correctional officer arrested after alleged Florida prison beating on video

Texas police who led black man down street by rope will not face criminal probe

Trump in Dead Heats With Biden and Sanders, Half of Voters “Silently” Support Trump

Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition

74% of economists in survey see US recession by end of 2021

Try opening your eyes: 'I don't see a recession': Trump, advisers downplay economic fears

In The U.S., A Transportation Recession Has Already Officially Arrived

U.S. ranking 18th place of the top 20 countries by mean and median wealth:

Millions of Americans with employer health care are still spending a fortune; The report goes against the notion that employer health plans mean lower health care costs.

No. 4 House Democrat backs opening Trump impeachment inquiry

White House officials eye payroll tax cut in effort to reverse weakening economy BUY VOTES

 

August 18, 2019

Long Range Attack On Saudi Oil Field Ends War On Yemen
By Moon Of Alabama
Today Saudi Arabia finally lost the war on Yemen.   - Continue

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All along the watchtower: The follies of history
By Pepe Escobar
The ultimate American imperial dream is to engineer a Chinese vassal state.   - Continue

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Hong Kong: Don't Provoke the Dragon
By Eric Margolis
China’s hardline leaders rightly fear that the fracas in Hong Kong could incite other uprisings across China.   - Continue

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Netanyahu Banned Omar And Tlaib Because The Occupation Must Be Hidden To Survive
By Peter Beinart
We must make it unacceptable for Democrats to continue to visit Israel with AIPAC—as 41 did last week.   - Continue

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Manifestos of Hate: What White Terrorists Have in Common
By Ramzy Baroud
If we want to save lives, we have to change the way we talk about drugs.   - Continue

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Former MSNBC Reporter Spills Details On Pro-Establishment Bias In Media
By Caitlin Johnstone
These insider confessions are as rare as hen’s teeth, so we must absorb them, circulate them, and never forget them.   -Continue

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Project Veritas releases ‘internal documents’ from Google and alleges anti-conservative bias
By Ravie Lakshmanan
Here is an index of internal Google documents Project Veritas received from the Google insider.   - Continue

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Opioids Aren't the Problem
By Carl Hart
If we want to save lives, we have to change the way we talk about drugs.   - Continue

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The U.S.’s culture of violence is killing us all
By César Chelala
It is estimated that when a child becomes an adult they will have seen as many as 16,000 assassinations and 200,000 acts of violence on television..   - Continue

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What Are We Fighting For?
By The Federal Empire
No one wins when people die
Doesn’t matter which side
Love will never make it out alive.   -
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MIDDLE EAST

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens: Pro-rebel monitor says

IS Car Bomb Kills Kurdish Police Officer In Northeast Syria

Syrian Army inflicts heavy losses upon al-Nusra terrorists

Turkey-backed forces prepare huge offensive against Syrian Army in Idlib

Two IS militants killed in airstrike in Iraq

Clashes between rival pro-gov't factions kill 30 in Yemen's Taiz

Yemeni Air Force Conducts Largest Attack in Saudi Depth Since Aggression on Yemen Began

The U.S. Has Joined Secret Talks With Israel and the U.A.E. The Topic? Iran.

Gibraltar rejects US pressure, says Iranian oil tanker free to go;

US Rubber-Stamp Court OKs Repeat Act of Maritime Piracy Against Iran

U.S. Sanctions Backfire, Lead To Boost In Russian Oil Exports: U.S. sanctions against Venezuela and Iran have had an unplanned side effect: they have increased exports of heavy, sour crude from Russia

Iran to establish ferry link to Russia’s Dagestan across Caspian Sea

Russia’s Sound Proposal for Gulf Peace

Israel kills three Palestinians in besieged Gaza Strip

Israeli welfare minister resigns as corruption charges loom

AFRICA

Libya's South Protection Force kicks out Haftar's forces from Murzuq and seizes control

Airport bombed by Libya's Haftar not military: UN

Sudan's opposition coalition, military council sign accord on transitional government

Omar al-Bashir’s trial will be a sham, but Sudan’s revolution is alive and well

Police brutality in Zimbabwe now ‘worse than’ under Mugabe

ASIA

ISIS Suicide bomber kills 63 at Kabul wedding reception

Pakistan Army kills two Indian soldiers in "retaliatory" fire

Hong Kong: 1.7m people defy police to march in pouring rain

Hong Kong’s huge protests, explained

Trump wants ‘no business at all’ with Huawei, blasts reports suggesting otherwise

China prepares its 'nuclear option' in trade war :

EUROPE

Brexit: Boris Johnson to tell Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron that there must be a new deal

Leaked Brexit Document Depicts Government Fears Of Gridlock, Food Shortages, Unrest

No 10 furious at leak of paper predicting shortages after no-deal Brexit

MPs won’t be forgiven if they fail to stop Boris Johnson’s Brexit ploy; Success in a general election would allow the prime minister to experiment with the most extreme rightwing ideology

Who Owns the UK Media in 2019?; Just three companies dominate 83% of the national newspaper market (up from 71% in 2015). Two companies have 46% of all commercial local analogue radio stations and two-thirds of all commercial digital stations.

In case you missed it: The CIA Owns the US and European Media

GLOBE

Google leak appears to show search blacklists, something Google testified don’t exist: The effect of this is to exclude news sites from search results performed on mobile devices.

Google Document Dump: Index of internal Google documents Project Veritas received from the Google insider.

NSA asks Congress to permanently reauthorize spying program : The director of national intelligence has asked Congress to reauthorize a spying program that the NSA itself decided to shut down after it repeatedly – and illegally – gathered the call records of millions of innocent Americans.

We are moving into a new, controlled society worse than old totalitarianism’ – Zizek on Google leak: Modern censorship is more dangerous than open totalitarianism, says Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek,

Watch: 50 year anniversary of Woodstock - 60 Minutes Australia: Baby boomers, here's your chance to re-live the 60s and wallow in nostalgia. For everyone else, it's an opportunity to see what all the fuss was about.

AMERICAS

Watch: Ousted Honduran president calls Hillary Clinton a ‘mafia boss’

Lula: The US is Behind “Operation Car Wash”: Events in Brazil since the 2016 coup that deposed President Dilma Rousseff were orchestrated by the US government.

Russia signs deal to send its navy to Venezuela after "unacceptable" U.S. moves

Venezuela! Moscow Signs Warship Treaty With Caracas!

Canadian Ethics Commission Concludes Justin Trudeau Violated Oath of Office, Broke Law, Used Position To Influence Attorney General…

How low can we go? White House Mulled Ways to Block Migrant Children From Schools

Trump administration halts visas for same-sex partners of diplomats, UN employees

Epstein Prison Guards "Not Cooperating" With DOJ Probe

Epstein Spent Hours Locked in Private Room With Young Female Visitor; Epstein spent at least two hours alone in a private room with a young woman the day after he was reportedly taken off of suicide watch.

George W. Bush is a war criminal — and the media is still helping cover up his crimes

Trump Thinks He Is Winning the Trade War. The Data Tell a Different Story

Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid: Either stand in a giant hall waiting for President Donald Trump to speak or take the day off with no pay.

Trump Trashes Fox News: They Give Me 'The Worst Polls'

‘People don’t want to be stupid twice’: Foreign diplomats brace for Trump 2020 win ; He’s the incumbent, the U.S. economy is strong and the Democrats have no definitive front-runner to challenge him.

Sanders unveils proposal for massive overhaul of criminal justice system: The proposal seeks to remake the nation’s prisons, police departments, courts, drug laws and treatment of people who have mental illnesses with a full-throated progressive agenda.

Pelosi warns Mnuchin to stop 'illegal' $4.3B cut to foreign aid

Jewish constituents rally behind Rashida Tlaib amid Trump attacks: Detroit’s Jewish community holds Shabbat in the Park with Rep. Rashida Tlaib

36% Of Home Purchases This Year Were By Speculator/Investors, Not Owner/Occupiers

Outrage as Colorado police returned to duty after shooting 19-year-old in the back

Texas Gun Store Sells Rifles At Half-Price For ‘Back-To-School’ Sale

Buckets Of Heads And Limbs Discovered During FBI Raid On Arizona Body Donation Center: The most expensive item the facility sold, a "whole body with no shoulders or head" was $2,900, while a foot was $450.

August 16/17, 2019

US warrant issued for seizure of Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar
By ICH And Agencies
The oil aboard is subject to forfeiture based on violations of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, as well as bank fraud, money laundering, and terrorism statutes."   - Continue

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NYT Cheerleads US Color Revolution Attempt in Hong Kong
By Stephen Lendman
US color revolution tactics in Hong Kong, are part of Washington’s war by other means on China.  -

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A View From South Korea
Trump turns U.S. Forces Korea into 'transactional' army
By Oh Young-jin
The "Trumpification" of the USFK is taking place in the context of the escalating contest of hegemony between the U.S. and China.     - Continue

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Sanders Says If Israel Wants to Ban Members of Congress, It Should Not Receive Billions in US Military Aid
By Jake Johnson
"The idea that a member of the United States Congress cannot visit a nation which, by the way, we support to the tune of billions and billions of dollars is clearly an outrage."   - Continue

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Tulsi Gabbard Gets Some Vindication
By Scott Ritter
That the mainstream media continue to attack Gabbard for her stance on Syria and chemical weapons is indicative of the low bar that exists for American journalism today.   - Continue

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U.S. States: We Weren’t Hacked by Russians in 2016
By Gareth Porter
Shocker: the media ignores the fact there is no real evidence of election systems tampering.   - Continue

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20 ways Trump is copying Hitler’s early rhetoric and policies
By Steven Rosenfeld
Trump is following the well-known contours of authoritarian populists and dictators.  - Continue

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A Night at The Garden
Must watch 7 minute video
In 1939, twenty-thousand Americans rallied in New York’s Madison Square Garden to celebrate the rise of Nazism – an event largely forgotten from American history.  - Continue

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Uncle Sam was Born Lethal
By Paul Street
The United States enjoys historically unprecedented global power on a scale the fascist Third Reich’s leaders dreamed of achieving but never remotely approached.     - Continue

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The Military-Industrial Jobs Scam
More Money, Fewer Jobs - The Stubborn Truth About Employment and the Defense Industry

By Nia Harris, Cassandra Stimpson, Ben Freeman
Lockheed dramatically reduced its U.S. workforce, even as it hired more employees abroad and received more taxpayer dollars.  - Continue

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You Are NOT Who You Think You Are
By Alan Watts
"You are conditioned to be to be in desperate need of a future."   - Continue

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MIDDLE EAST

Air strikes kill 15 civilians in northwest Syria: Pro rebel monitor claims

Nasrallah: Syria moving steadily towards the final victory

2 IS militants killed in airstrike in eastern Iraq

How the UAE and Saudi Arabia have destabilised the Arab World

U.S. Bullies Its Way Into Dispute, Moves to Seize Iranian Tanker: British Gibraltar ordered the ship's release to ease tensions. Washington wasn't having any of it.

The U.S. Has Joined Secret Talks With Israel and the U.A.E. The Topic? Iran.

Rashida Tlaib backs off plans for Israel trip, citing "oppressive conditions"

Editorial: The Omar and Tlaib ban from Israel is a disgrace. True democracies aren’t afraid of critics

Criticism of Israeli policy has been banned and persecuted as anti-Semitism, and those pulling the strings sit in Israel

AFRICA

Ninety civilians killed in violent clashes of Libya's Murzuq:

German shipping firm: 8 crew seized by pirates off Cameroon

ASIA

Myanmar rebels kill over a dozen in attack in Shan state

8 Taliban militants killed in N. Afghanistan clash

5 killed, 15 injured in blast in Pakistan's Quetta

Russia stuns India, invokes UN resolutions on Kashmir

Pakistan and India trade barbs after rare UN Kashmir talks

Protests break out in India-administered Kashmir after prayer services

North Korea rejects 'foolish' calls for peace talks: North Korea has fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles into the sea and launched a scathing attack on "foolish" calls for dialogue from South Korean President Moon Jae-in

South Korea should not bow to Trump’s demands: “If Trump wins in 2020, he will pull US troops out of South Korea.”

Russia, North Korea agree to work on “trilateral projects” in Pyongyang meeting: Moscow

Chinese, Russian Warplanes Test U.S. Security system in Skies Near South Korea

Foreign ministers of China, Japan, South Korea to hold talks amid trade, history tensions

China-owned oil tanker changes name in apparent effort to evade U.S. sanctions: U.S. government official had warned ports in Asia not to allow the ship to dock, saying it was carrying Iranian crude in violation of U.S. economic sanctions

China: Countermeasures only answer to U.S. tariff escalation : Facing a firm and resolute China, the U.S. side proved unable to reconcile itself to its futility and launched a new round of offensive.

US, China step up war of words over Hong Kong : The political unit chief of the US Consulate General in Hong Kong, Julie Eadeh, met with members of the political party Demosisto – including prominent democracy activist Joshua Wong.

Hong Kong activist goes on defensive after being photographed with US consulate official

Foreign forces must stop interfering in Hong Kong's affairs: Chinese ambassador; Evidence shows that the situation in Hong Kong would not have deteriorated so much had it not been for the interference and incitement of foreign forces.

Japan surpasses China as largest foreign holder of US Debt

GLOBE

Global bond yields have fallen to 120-year low;; That’s according to a calculation by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which uses average yields from a host of countries — the U.K, Australia, Japan, Switzerland, France and the U.S. — to arrive at the data.

Alarm as Trump Requests Permanent Reauthorization of NSA Mass Spying Program Exposed by Snowden

AMERICAS

Our Territory, Our Body, Our Spirit”: Indigenous Women Unite In Historic March In Brazil

Broken families suffer in the aftermath of ICE raids: The recent raids in Mississippi may have been some of the most sweeping in ICE history, but they were not the first.

“Give Us Your Rich”: Immigration Reporter Says Trump Admin Is Changing “Wholesale” Who Gets into U.S.

El Paso mayor says Trump used derisive term in meeting

Trump approval rating drops in latest Fox News poll

FOX News poll finds majority of voters 'unhappy' with the way things are going in the U.S.

It took more than 700 deaths over 20 years for Americans to finally dislike the NRA: According to a poll by Fox News published (Aug. 14), 47% of Americans hold an unfavorable view of the NRA, versus 42% who hold a favorable one.

Fact or fiction: Jeffrey Epstein death ruled suicide by hanging: Medical examiner

Mueller Dragnet Snags Ex-Clintonista, Obama Lawyer: Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia, alleged interference in the 2016 election has snagged its first high-profile Democrat:

Why Were Hillary Clinton's Emails Blind-Copied To Gmail Address Named After Chinese Firm?

U.S. House panel subpoenas ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski

Autopsy: Man killed by police was shot in the back 3 times

Full video from Colorado Springs Police Department shows shooting of De'Von Bailey

The “average weekly earnings” of eighty percent of U.S. workers was higher in 1965, 54 years ago, than in 2019

Chinese new subway cars start operation in U.S. Boston

The Great Land Robbery: How Federal Policies Dispossessed Black Americans of Millions of Acres

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ICH: Meet The Man Who Made Trump President

Zionism's Jewish Enemy

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Alan Hart Interviews Professor Ilan Pappe, Israel’

US Protection Racket Root of Korea Conflict

By Finian Cunningham

The conflict emanates from Washington and is perpetuated by Washington. Why? To justify what would otherwise be seen as simply outrageous US militarism in the Asia Pacific.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

America's War for Global Domination: by Michel Chossudovsky

The wars on Afghanistan and Iraq are part of a broader military agenda, which was launched at the end of the Cold War. The ongoing war agenda is a continuation of the 1991 Gulf War and the NATO led wars on Yugoslavia (1991-2001).
 

The Plan is for the United States to rule the world: By David Armstrong

The overt theme is unilateralism, but it is ultimately a story of domination. It calls for the United States to maintain its overwhelming military superiority and prevent new rivals from rising up to challenge it on the world stage.
 

Lets Not Forget: Bush Planned Iraq 'Regime Change' Before Becoming President - By Neil Mackay

A SECRET blueprint for US global domination reveals that President Bush and his cabinet were planning a premeditated attack on Iraq to secure 'regime change' even before he took power in January 2001.
 

The president's real goal in Iraq: By JAY BOOKMAN

29 September 2002. - The official story on Iraq has never made sense.
 

The Project for the New American Century: By William Rivers Pitt

02/25/03 - The Project for the New American Century, or PNAC, is a Washington-based think tank created in 1997. Above all else, PNAC desires and demands one thing: The establishment of a global American empire to bend the will of all nations.
 

Memo: Bush made intel fit Iraq policy: By WARREN P. STROBEL and JOHN WALCOTT

A highly classified British memo, leaked in the midst of Britain's just-concluded election campaign, indicates that President Bush decided to overthrow Iraqi President Saddam Hussein by summer 2002 and was determined to ensure that U.S. intelligence data supported his policy.
 

UK Ministers Knew WMD Was "Excuse": By Michael Smith

MINISTERS were warned in July 2002 that Britain was committed to taking part in an American-led invasion of Iraq and they had no choice but to find a way of making it legal.
 

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

Will Iran Be Next?: by Mark Gaffney

Those who have hoped that a U.S. military victory in Iraq would somehow bring about a more peaceful world are in for a rude awakening. The final resolution of this war and the U.S. occupation of Iraq will likely not be the end, rather, only the prelude to a succession of future crises: in Kashmir, Syria, North Korea, and Iran.
 

Does Iran's President Want Israel Wiped Off The Map? - Does He Deny The Holocaust?

An analysis of media rhetoric on its way to war against Iran - Commenting on the alleged statements of Iran's President Ahmadinejad .

 

  "Rebuilding America's Defenses"
Blueprint of the PNAC Plan for U.S. Global Hegemony


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