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On Israel/Palestine, New York Time’s Public Editor Seems Reluctant to Heed Own Advice By Jim Naureckas, November 29, 2014

Did the New York Times publish a photograph of Palestinian children killed by Israeli bombs because it was “trying to arouse pity for the Palestinians”? (photo: Tyler Hicks/NYT)
One of New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan’s recommendations (11/22/14) to…

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Save the Children Trying to “Contain” Damage from Tony Blair Award: Leaked Email By Ali Abunimah, November 29, 2014

Tony Blair with Abdulfattah al-Sisi, the leader of the July 2013 military coup that toppled Egypt’s first democratically elected president. (APA images)
Save the Children is trying to tamp down coverage and “contain” the damage from the award given to…

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The Passing of an Era: Sam Noumoff Dies at 79. Outstanding Scholar and Political Analyst of US Imperialism By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

For many generations of students who studied politics at McGill University, Sam Noumoff was an iconic figure. He taught courses in political theory and comparative politics that you would be hard pressed to find on the curricula of universities in…

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The Free Trade Agreements: The Asia-Europe People’s Forum Call to Action By Socialist Project, November 28, 2014

Editor’s Note
We bring to the attention of our readers this important text drafted by the Asia Europe People’s Forum. While we endorse the main thrust of  this Call to Action, we are nonetheless concerned that the AEPF initiative is…

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Ukraine and the UN Resolution against “The Glorification of Nazism”: The US Vote at the UN is “Holocaust Denial” – Here’s Why By George Eliason, November 28, 2014

The UN vote against the glorification of nazism and nazi figures was a watershed insight into understanding what is going on inside western governments today. Eric Zuesse’s article labeling the no vote by the US, Canada, and Ukraine at the…

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Become a Member of Global Research – Receive Free Books! By Global Research, November 28, 2014

At Global Research, our mandate is to increase awareness on the broadest possible level while maintaining full independence in our reports and analyses. Our commitment is to make our articles and videos available to the broadest possible readership, on a…

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On Black Friday, Americans Confront the Walmart 1%: Pay Employees a Living Wage By Dreier Peter, November 28, 2014

Pickets, strikes, and protests are slated to sweep across the United States on Black Friday. (Photo: TwitPic/@WorkingAmerica)
“Last year Walmart made $16 billion in profits. The company’s controlling family, the Waltons, is the richest family in America with nearly $150…

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Egypt: Police Kill 3 Protesters, Injure Dozens By Press TV, November 28, 2014

At least three Egyptian protesters have been killed and scores of others injured after security forces clashed with anti-government demonstrators in the capital city of Cairo.

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Cairo on Friday calling for ouster…

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Leading Israeli Minister Lieberman Unveils Racist Peace Plan: Pay Palestinians to Leave Israel By Philip Weiss, November 28, 2014

The latest shocker, reported in Haaretz. Maybe the New York Times will cover this before long, and lament its beloved Israeli democracy for even permitting such discussion. By a leading government minister who seeks to be Prime Minister.
Barak Ravid…

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Israel’s “Democracy” Becomes Just Jewish By Dr. Ludwig Watzal, November 28, 2014

66 years after the establishment of the State of Israel, even the most ubiquitous term employed to describe the political nature of Israel as a “Jewish democratic state” is no longer valid. The Netanyahu government and its right-wing coalition partners…

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Canada: Ottawa Shooting – Is One Muslim Man’s Drug-Crazed Rampage Terrorism? By Prof Peter Dale Scott, November 28, 2014

Ottawa lockdown after Parliament shooting on Oct. 22. Courtesy The Independent
Originally published by WhoWhatWhy
In a bygone, saner era, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau’s murder of Canadian soldier Nathan Cirillo and subsequent shooting rampage inside the Parliament would have been treated as…

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The Scale of Wall Street’s Holdings Are “Unprecedented in U.S. History”: Senate Report By Pam Martens, November 28, 2014

Last Thursday, the U.S. Senate’s Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, chaired by Senator Carl Levin, released an alarming 396-page report that details how Wall Street’s too-big-to-fail banks have quietly, and often stealthily through shell companies, gained ownership of a stunning amount…

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Drone Crashes and Collisions: Are “Civilian” Drones Endangering Aeroplanes and Helicopters? By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

In June, Emily Chow, Alberto Cuadra and Craig Whitlock reported in the Washington Post that more than 400 large U.S. military drones crashed in major accidents worldwide between Sept. 11, 2001, and December 2013. The Washington Post identified 194 drone…

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War on the Down-Low: Obama’s Afghan Lies By Glen Ford, November 28, 2014

It should come as no surprise that President Obama has secretly extended the U.S. combat mission in Afghanistan. Empires do not retreat unless they are defeated. This is especially true of U.S. imperialism, which, like no other empire in history,…

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Italians May Vote to Leave Eurozone in 2015 Referendum: Five Star Movement By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

In mid-October, the leader of the Five Star Movement announced that in November his party would launch a petition supporting a referendum on Italy’s exit from the eurozone.

A majority of Italians is likely to vote in favor of leaving…

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One Year Since the Beginning of the Crisis in Ukraine By Peter Schwarz, November 28, 2014

Tomorrow, Saturday, marks the first anniversary of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius, where then Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych refused to sign an Association Agreement with the European Union. One year later Ukraine is embroiled in a civil war that…

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UN Resolution: “Combating the Glorification of Nazism” By United Nations, November 28, 2014

The Committee then took up a text on combating glorification of Nazism, neo-Nazism and other practices that contribute to fuelling contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance (document A/C.3/69/L.56/Rev.1).
Speaking before the vote, the representative of Ukraine …

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As Whitewash of Police Murder in Ferguson Continues, Video Shows Cleveland Cop Killed 12-year-old Boy in Under Two Seconds By Andre Damon, November 28, 2014

Cleveland police released a video Wednesday of the shooting of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy killed by a police officer this past weekend. The video clearly shows that a police officer shot Rice within two seconds of pulling up to…

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Is Washington training an Insurgent Army to “Occupy” Syria? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, November 28, 2014

Is the US planning the occupation of Syria by training an unconventional insurgent invasion force?
Think regime change in Syria is off the drawing board? Think again. The bombing of the ISIL or ISIS in Syria is part of a…

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£120m Deal to Promote a Form of Terror By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

Illegal drone killings continue in Pakistan and Yemen. Reuters reports that a U.S. drone killed five suspected militants in northwest Pakistan yesterday. The information came from a militant and a government official. The intensity of air strikes has grown as…

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Vaccines Don’t Work: Malignant Mumps In Mumps, Measles and Rubella (MMR) Vaccinated Children By Sayer Ji, November 28, 2014

A new study finds highly malignant mumps infections in those successfully vaccinated against the virus…   
A provocative new study titled, “Epidemic of complicated mumps in previously vaccinated young adults in the South-West of France,” reveals that the MMR vaccine, despite…

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When Fake Videos Go Viral: What the Fake Syria Sniper Boy Video Tell Us About “Media Experts” By Maram Susli, November 28, 2014

Many mainstream media websites helped a fake video go viral this month. The video showing a young Syrian boy running through sniper fire to save a little girl, was exposed as a fake when the Norwegian producer Lars Klevberg made…

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Police Violence: Can Surveillance Cameras Help Free Us? By Jonathan Cook, November 28, 2014

Do the cameras that now surround us, helping governments keep continual track of our lives, also offer a benefit? Can they help educate us, show us a reality obscured too long by fears created for us by the elites and…

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Killed by Police in “Justifiable Homicides”: The FBI’s “Police Homicide” Count Is Biased By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

According to the FBI’s newest Uniform Crime Report (UCR), released this week, 461 people were killed by police in “justifiable homicides” in 2013. This number has gotten some media attention, both because it’s considered by some to be the “best…

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Boston Bombing Prosecutor: Witnesses ‘Afraid’ to Testify By Global Research News, November 28, 2014

originally published by WhoWhatWhy
by Joseph L. Flatley
The Boston Marathon bombing is much more important than has been acknowledged, principally because it is the defining domestic national security event since 9/11—and has played a major role in expanding the…

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Genocide and the Thanksgiving Myth By Brian Willson, November 28, 2014

Note: We are republishing this essay by S. Brian Willson describing the true history of genocide in the United States which stands in stark contrast to the myth of Thanksgiving because of its popularity with readers and its educational value.…

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The Politics of Thanksgiving Day By William Loren Katz, November 27, 2014

As family excitement builds over Thanksgiving, you would never know November was Native American History Month. President Barack Obama publicly announced the month, but many more Americans will be paying much greater attention to his annual declaration of thanksgiving with…

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Big Banks Take Huge Stakes in Aluminum, Petroleum and Other Physical Markets, then Manipulate their Prices By Washington's Blog, November 27, 2014

Giant Banks Take Over Real Economy As Well As Financial System … Enabling Manipulation On a Vast Scale
Top economists, financial experts and bankers say that the big banks are too large … and their very size is threatening the…

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Interview with President Vladimir Putin: The Crisis in East Ukraine, The Sanctions Regime, Russian-German Relations By President Vladimir Putin, November 27, 2014

Vladimir Putin answered questions from Hubert Seipel of the German TV channel ARD. The interview was recorded on November 13 in Vladivostok. President Vladimir Putin presents his views on the Ukraine crisis and defends Russia’s actions.
HUBERT SEIPEL (retranslated from…

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Five Earthquakes in Four Days: Is Spate of Texas Earthquakes Connected to Nearby Fracking Operations? By Deirdre Fulton, November 27, 2014

The city of Irving, Texas has experienced five earthquakes in four days, leading some critics to blame increased seismic activity on nearby fracking operations.

The first earthquake, Saturday night, was a magnitude 3.3 quake that was felt by hundreds of…

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New Coalition Plans to Expand War against Eastern Ukraine By Christoph Dreier, November 27, 2014

Five fractions in the recently elected Ukrainian Parliament agreed on a coalition pact November 21. Although the coalition still has to agree on the division of posts, it has already announced that it intends to step up its aggression in…

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Mexican Government Denies 31 Other Students Are Missing By Telesur, November 27, 2014

Forensic examiners during an operation to look for human remains in the forested mountains outside Cocula on October. (Photo: Reuters)

Hours after reports that 31 students from Cocula, in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, had been abducted by a…

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“Justifiable Homicides” by Police at Record High: Notes on Police Violence in America By Tom Hall, November 27, 2014

FBI data released over the past month reveals that so-called “justifiable homicides” reached a record high last year, while the number of officers killed in the line of duty fell to its lowest level in decades.
According to the data,…

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Syria: Death Squads Receiving Training in Joint US/Qatar Operation By Brandon Turbeville, November 27, 2014

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According to a new report by Reuters, Western-backed death squad fighters operating in Syria are receiving a portion of their training inside Qatar via the Qatari government and the United States.
The unnamed sources of the information…

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The Adverse Emotional and Interpersonal Effects of Antidepressants By Global Research News, November 27, 2014

By John Reada, Claire Cartwrightb, Kerry Gibsonb
Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Ground Floor, Brownlow Street, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
 b School of Psychology, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Received 15 October 2013, Revised…

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Britain’s “New Anti-Terror Drive”: Dirty Intelligence and the Repeal of Civil Liberties By Binoy Kampmark, November 27, 2014

You always know when the British Home Secretary comes clean about the number of “terror plots” that have been foiled that something ugly is waiting around the corner.  The dossier of justification is just about to be thrown at civil…

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“The Players in the Gold Market Are Fearful”: Upholding the Dollar through Market Manipulation of Gold and Silver Prices By Greg Hunter and Bill Holter, November 27, 2014

Financial writer Bill Holter says the players in the gold markets are fearful. Why?  Holter says, “The GOFO rates, or gold forward rates, in London are negative.  They should never be negative, and they are more negative now than any…

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It Is Now Illegal to Share Food with the Homeless in Florida By J. D. Heyes, November 27, 2014

If you’re someone who believes in personal (not government-provided) charity and who likes to make sure that as many homeless people as possible get a decent meal each day, good for you. But you might want to avoid Fort Lauderdale,…

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“Where Capitalism and Racism Intersect”: Defending The Ferguson Revolts By Devon DB, November 27, 2014

“I think that we’ve got to see that a riot is the language of the unheard. And, what is it that America has failed to hear? It has failed to hear that the economic plight of the Negro poor has…

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America, Beyond the Election. “Democracy, Equality and Privacy Rights are Decaying before our Eyes” By Jack A. Smith, November 27, 2014

The American people tend to view the Republican and Democratic parties as near polar opposites, but this is far from true. Indeed, they are clearly more united on the fundamentals underpinning U.S. society than they are at odds.
The heated…

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De-Dollarization? ​‘BRICS System’ – Healthy Alternative to ‘Defunct Dollar System’ By RT, November 27, 2014

The BRICS Bank marks a major step to de-dollarization, and a new monetary system. It should replace the Western-dominated “predatory casino scheme” that has contributed to world wars and “economic terrorism,” says former World Bank economist Peter Koenig.
“A ‘BRICS…

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Harper Government Embraces Nazism? Canada Votes against UN Resolution Condemning “The Glorification of Nazism” By Mark Taliano, November 27, 2014

Canada’s embrace of Nazism should come as no surprise to conscious Canadians.
We are still reeling from the successful “renovation” of our indigenous Progressive Conservative Party, which has now been transformed into the extremist CPC government, dominated by its Prime…

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African Americans are Finally Awakening from an Almost Two Decade Long Sleep. Resistance to Oppression is a Human Right! By Ajamu Baraka, November 27, 2014

African Americans are finally awakening from an almost two decade long sleep
Barack Obama, the obsequious errand boy for the financial and corporate plutocrats who own the U.S. government, made a pathetic appearance on national television to try to persuade…

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Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration: Usurping Constitutional Authority? By Renee Parsons, November 27, 2014

“The magnitude and the formality of it is arguably unprecedented. It’s fair to say that we have never seen anything quite like this before in terms of the scale.” Peter J. Spiro, Temple University law professor
When James Madison first…

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Neoliberal Economic Policy and the Plight of Third World Debt. Market Destabilization and Vulture Funds By Eric Toussaint, November 27, 2014

This article reviews a number of developments that occurred between 2000 and 2014 related to the debt issue, various aspects of the international crisis |1|, international financial institutions, the scope of attacks against social and economic rights, and CADTM priorities.…

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Haiti: Largest Anti-Government Demonstration to Date Demands President Michel Martelly’s Resignation By Thomas Péralte, November 27, 2014

On Tue., Nov. 25, tens of thousands poured through the streets of Port-Au-Prince to demand the departure of President Michel Martelly. Observers and journalists reported that it was the largest anti-Martelly march yet during October and November, which have seen…

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What Are Americans Celebrating On Thanksgiving Day? By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, November 27, 2014

When Americans celebrate Thanksgiving, they don’t know what they are celebrating.
In American folklore, Thanksgiving is a holiday that originated in 1621 with the Pilgrims celebrating a good harvest. Some historians say that this event is poorly documented, and others…

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“Public Health Emergency in the US” from Fukushima Radioactive Material: Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Official By Global Research News, November 27, 2014

The Fukushima radiological emergency and challenges identified for future public health responses, Charles W. Miller, Chief of CDC’s Radiation Studies Branch, 2012: On 11 March 2011… a cascade of events was initiated that led to radionuclide releases causing widespread radioactive…

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Menace on the Menu: Development and the Globalization of Servitude By Colin Todhunter, November 27, 2014

In his book ‘The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective’, economist Angus Maddison noted that India was the richest country in the world and had controlled a third of global wealth until the 17th century [1]. Political unity and military security…

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Ferguson and the False Promise of “Revolution” By Tony Cartalucci, November 27, 2014

When faced on the battlefield with a numerically superior enemy, one must attempt to divide his enemy into smaller, more easily dispatched opponents, or even more ideally, divide them against one another, and have them defeat each other without ever…

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Denial in Ferguson: Policing Linked to Racism. The Wrong Response of the Right By Binoy Kampmark, November 27, 2014

When law is treated as an exercise of sterile objectivity, one where vision matters less than procedure, citizens can best forget that they play any viable role.  Seen through a naked prism of law and order, Ferguson, Missouri simply looks…

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Two Big Boys: China and NATO By Prof. Minqi Li and Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, November 26, 2014

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American Thanksgiving: A Pure Glorification of Racist Barbarity By Glen Ford, November 26, 2014

“The Thanksgiving story is an absolution of the Pilgrims, whose brutal quest for absolute power in the New World is made to seem both religiously motivated and eminently human…. The Mayflower’s cultural heirs are programmed to find glory in their…

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America’s “War on Terrorism” – Understanding the Web of Deceit Threatening Humanity By Global Research, November 26, 2014

Dear Readers,
To understand the complex web of deceit aimed at luring the American people and the rest of the world into accepting a military solution which threatens the future of humanity, get your signed copy of Michel Chossudovsky’s international…

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Political Lessons of the Ferguson Whitewash By Joseph Kishore, November 26, 2014

Monday night’s announcement by St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch that police officer Darren Wilson will not be charged is being seen throughout the country and around the world as a judicial travesty.
From the beginning, the process leading up…

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The Myth of Thanksgiving By Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving is the favorite holiday of many US Americans; unlike the rather boring or divisive holidays that honor Columbus, Presidents, Martin Luther King, Jr., Independence, veterans and war, the birth of a religion, and a new year, Thanksgiving is centered…

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Reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar: Implications for the War in Syria By Andrew Korybko, November 26, 2014

The sudden reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar has enormous implications for the War in Syria and beyond, with the potential to divide the Mideast and North Africa between rulers Abdullah and Thani in a more far-reaching way than Sykes…

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Eight Thousand Afghan Civilian Casualties Reported in US-led War in 2014: UN By Press TV, November 26, 2014

Image: File photo shows Afghan children waiting with their water canisters in the town of Bareekab, some 30 kilometers north of the capital city of Kabul.
The United Nations says nearly 8,000 Afghan civilians have been killed or wounded this…

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High Oil Prices “Protect Shale Fracking”: Why Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Wants High Oil Prices for Fracking By Steve Horn, November 26, 2014

Outgoing Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC) chairman Phil Bryant — Mississippi’s Republican Governor — started his farewell address with a college football joke at IOGCC’s recent annual conference in Columbus, Ohio.
“As you know, I love SEC football.…

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Censoring the Web Isn’t the Solution to Terrorism or Counterfeiting. It’s the Problem By Jeremy Malcolm, November 26, 2014

In politics, as with Internet memes, ideas don’t spread because they are good—they spread because they are good at spreading. One of the most virulent ideas in Internet regulation in recent years has been the idea that if a social…

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Israel’s Model of Political Despair in Jerusalem By Jonathan Cook, November 26, 2014

Relations between Israelis and Palestinians have descended into a dangerous melee of tit-for-tat attacks and killings, with the violence of the past few weeks centred on Jerusalem. The city, claimed by Israel as its “undivided capital”, has been torn apart…

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ASEAN Economic Community – Why, For What, and By Whom By Tony Cartalucci, November 26, 2014

On TV, upon the magazine rack, in schools, and on billboards around the country, the coming ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is being heralded everywhere across Southeast Asia.
Upon ASEAN’s official website, the AEC is described as:
The ASEAN Economic Community…

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Cameron Government Alleged Complicity in Gaza Killing of 1490 Civilians: £7 Million of British Military Equipment Exported to Israel Prior to Attack in July By Anthony Bellchambers, November 26, 2014

New government figures collated by Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT), show that the UK approved £7 million worth of military licences to Israel during the six months leading up to the recent bombing of Gaza. The licences, include components for…

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Debunking Netanyahu’s Propaganda on Jerusalem By Micha Kurz, November 26, 2014

This short piece of inflammatory propaganda below has been circulated by the Israeli Prime Minister’s office. It is dangerous and should be explained and put into context urgently:

1. The Temple Mount is not in a bubble, it is in…

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CIA Reactions to JFK Assassination Included “Suspicions of Soviet or Cuban Involvement”; Desire to “Bond” with LBJ By Jeffrey T. Richelson, November 26, 2014

“Kryptos” (1990), by James Sanborn, a sculpture containing a message encoded with frequency tables, located at the CIA’s New Headquarters Building. (Photo credit: CIA)
Washington, D.C. – The CIA’s reactions to the November 22, 1963, assassination of President John F.…

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Missouri Governor Triples National Guard Force in Ferguson By Jerry White, November 26, 2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon ordered an additional 1,500 National Guard troops to Ferguson Tuesday, bringing the total to 2,200, as part of a crackdown on protests in the St. Louis suburb over the exoneration of the police officer who shot…

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Ferguson Riots, Immigration Reform Framing Coming Civil War Around Race, Diverting Anger Away from Government By Daniel Taylor, November 26, 2014

Media focus on racial division diverting anger away from tyrannical government
Chaos has engulfed Ferguson, Missouri as the mainstream media is directing national attention to divisive racial issues at a time of rising tyranny in America.
Sensational revelations about government…

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Did They Want More Violence In Ferguson? 10 ‘Coincidences’ Too Glaring To Ignore By Michael Snyder, November 26, 2014

Was it a conspiracy or was it incompetence?  Those appear to be the only two alternatives that we are left with after the horrific violence that we witnessed in Ferguson on Monday night.  The first round of Ferguson rioting back…

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Two US Sailors Dead After Fukushima Radiation Exposure By Global Research News, November 26, 2014

Tahlequah Daily Press, Aug 7, 2014: USS Ronald Reagan… passed through radiation plumes and clouds… the ship and most of those onboard, tested positive for radiation exposure… Serio, now a broadcast journalism major at [CSUN], has recently written a column… …

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“Strong Economic Medicine” and Regime Change at the IMF: Does the Name “Strauss-Kahn” Ring a Bell? By Mike Whitney, November 25, 2014

The International Monetary Fund has finally admitted that it was wrong to recommend austerity as early as it did in 2010-2011. The IMF now agrees that it should have waited until the US and EU economies were on a sustainable…

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Military-Grade Malware “Regin” Linked to US and British Intelligence Agencies, Targeting Governments, Academics and Telecoms By Lauren McCauley, November 25, 2014

Symantec, which published a technical whitepaper on the malware Sunday, says it’s likely “one of the main cyberespionage tools used by a nation state.” (Photo: Grant Hutchinson/flickr/cc)

Security researchers have recently exposed a sophisticated new “military grade” malware program which…

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Israel Comes Under Fire over Shoot-to-Kill Policy By Press TV, November 25, 2014

Image: File photo shows Israeli soldiers firing tear gas at Palestinians demonstrating against the Israeli military offensive on the Gaza Strip in the village of Beit Omar, north of the occupied West Bank town of al-Khalil (Hebron).
Human rights groups…

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Disappeared Students in Mexico: Human Rights Watch’s Biased Coverage and Double Standards By Joe Emersberger, November 25, 2014

HRW statements about Ecuador’s policing are out of proportion compared to their statements about the disappeared students in Mexico.

The following two headlines are from news releases by Human Rights Watch (HRW) about two incidents that took place in September:…

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Iran Nuclear Talks Extended By Keith Jones, November 25, 2014

Negotiators for Iran and the so-called P-6 powers—the US, the four other permanent United Nations Security Council members and Germany—announced Monday that they have agreed to extend the deadline to reach a comprehensive agreement to “normalize” Iran’s civilian nuclear program…

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Are All Psychiatric Drugs Too Unsafe to Take? By Dr. Peter R. Breggin, November 25, 2014

Psychiatric drugs are more dangerous than you have ever imagined. If you haven’t been prescribed one yet, you are among the lucky few. If you or a loved one are taking psychiatric drugs, there is hope; but you need to…

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The Protest Movement in Peru: Strengthening Sustainable Production and Local Economies, Protecting the Environment By John O Shea, November 25, 2014

WE WORK TO CHANGE THE SYSTEM, DEFEND OUR TERRITORIES, LIFE AND MOTHER EARTH, AND CONSTRUCT ´BUEN VIVIR´*
Translated from Original document by Lynda Sullivan, Celendín, October 25, 2014
From 23rd to 25th October social leaders, men and women, rural and…

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Why Is Russia Banning GMOs While the US Keeps Approving Them? By Christina Sarich, November 25, 2014

There have been marches, vocal demonstrations, petitions, and laws banning GMOs, but the US is still lagging in the ‘democratic’ freedoms it has promised its people. Russia, on the other hand, has completely banned GMOs, placing a moratorium on their…

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Ukraine’s PR “Talking-Points” Focus Now on Stalin, to Justify War Against Russia By Eric Zuesse, November 25, 2014

Ukrainians are increasingly waging war over whom their enemy was in World War II: Adolf Hitler, or Joseph Stalin.
On November 21st, the communist Soviet Union’s Georgian leader, Joseph Stalin, was twice cited by Ukrainian officials on two separate occasions…

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Protests Erupt against Police Brutality Across US After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision By Global Research News, November 25, 2014

MOSCOW – The grand jury decision not to press charges against white police officer Darren Wilson, who, in August fatally shot an African-American teen in the US city of Ferguson, has triggered a new wave of protests.

The killing of…

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No Indictment for Ferguson Cop who Killed Michael Brown By Andre Damon, November 25, 2014

St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Robert P. McCulloch’s statement Monday night that no charges will be filed against Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown is a travesty of justice.
The entire process through which…