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71st Anniversary of Dresden Fire Bombing: Allied War Crime Prelude to the Cold War By Dougal Macdonald, February 14 2016

On the night of February 13-14, 1945, the British Royal Air Force (RAF) bomber command carried out two devastating attacks on the German city of Dresden. At the time, Dresden’s pre-war population of 640,000 had been swelled by the presence…

VIDEO: BBC Defends Decision to Censor the Word "Palestine"
Information Warfare: “World War Three, Inside the War Room”. Making Sense of the BBC’s Pseudo-Documentary By Dr. Gilbert Doctorow, February 14 2016

Preparing the British public for collective suicide?
Or a voice of reason in a world gone mad under US-Russian confrontation?
Is the BBC preparing the British public for collective suicide? Or is its film a voice of reason in a…

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The EU, Greece, and All That. The European Union has not Brought Peace and Prosperity to the People of Europe By Kersasp D. Shekhdar, February 14 2016

Amidst a hand-wringing defence of the indefensible, The New Statesman propagated a common myth thus: “The European Union has indeed brought peace and prosperity to the people of Europe, . . .”
Indeed, it never did. The institution that arguably…

President John F. Kennedy and His Brother Robert Kennedy Were Murdered By The Military-Security Complex By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, February 14 2016

Presstitute Media, such as the UK Telegraph, spend a lot of energy debunking exposés of government conspiracies. For example, the thousands of highrise architects, structural engineers, physicists, nano-chemists, demolition experts, first responders, military and civilian pilots, and former government officials…

Why Bernie Sanders Will Bury the Clintons and the Israel Lobby to Become the First Democratic Socialist President of America in 2016 By Anthony Bellchambers, February 14 2016

US Senator Sanders is a straight­-talking politician of immense experience and integrity, unmatched by his competitors on both sides of congress. Furthermore, and most importantly, he is NOT FOR SALE to any lobby, never mind a lobby acting for a…

Turkey is the “Cause”, Not the “Solution” to ISIS and the Syrian Crisis By Tony Cartalucci, February 14 2016

A torrent of familiar propaganda has flooded the airwaves as the imminent collapse of Washington and its regional allies’ proxy terrorist forces in Syria approaches. Predicated on “humanitarian concerns,” global audiences are reminded of the torrent of lies, fabrications, and…

The Syrian Endgame, “A Lost War is Dangerous”. US-NATO, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, “Losers on The Rampage” By Prof. Tim Anderson, February 14 2016

How a war is lost is a serious and dangerous business. After Henry Kissinger helped sabotage the 1968 Paris peace talks, the War in Vietnam raged for another seven years.

Naval Arms Race. Multirole Naval Platforms of the 21st Century By Brian Kalman, February 14 2016

The past fifteen years has seen the United States and its allies engage in numerous military invasions and interventions in the Middle East. All of these operations have utilized strike aircraft, special operations forces and armed and unarmed UAVs as…

French TV Uses Russian Airstrikes Video While Reporting on US-Led Coalition Successes in Syria By RT, February 14 2016

The French state television France 2 has shown a news report criticizing Moscow’s anti-terror campaign in Syria, but used images of Russian airstrikes not to talk about Moscow’s efforts, but to illustrate achievements of the US-led coalition instead.
According to…

On the Importance of Supporting Independent Media By Michael Welch and Roger Annis, February 14 2016

This week’s Global Research News Hour is a fund-raiser for host radio station CKUW 95.9FM.
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Selected Articles: Central Banks, Neocons, NATO, Leading World to Disaster By Global Research News, February 13 2016

The Planned Invasion of Syria: Are We on the Eve of War. Is the US Leading Saudi Arabia Down “the Kuwaiti Invasion Road”?
By JC Collins, February 13 2016

For the first time in a long time I feel concerned…

Iraq: St. Valentine's Day Massacres: Still Ongoing
Iraq: St. Valentine’s Day Massacres: Still Ongoing By Felicity Arbuthnot, February 13 2016

Initially published on Valentine’s Day 2010
Nineteen years ago, on the night of 13th/14th February 1991, the Ameriya Shelter, on Baghdad’s outskirts, was deliberately targeted by US missiles, in a war crime which near excelled the litany of criminal acts…

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Public Health Crisis: Emails Indicate Flint Lead Tests Withheld from Public at Michigan Governor Snyder’s Command By Andrea Germanos, February 13 2016

If there was any question as to whether the Snyder administration was more concerned about their public image or public health, this should provide a definitive answer.
Adding to controversy over what top officials knew and when regarding Flint’s water…

The Planned Invasion of Syria: Are We on the Eve of War. Is the US Leading Saudi Arabia Down “the Kuwaiti Invasion Road”? By JC Collins, February 13 2016

For the first time in a long time I feel concerned and worried about the prospect of war.  The reaction of Saudi Arabia to the Russian intervention in Syria has always been the wild card in the shifting geopolitical power…

US-NATO Ground War on Syria: Prelude to a World War III Scenario? Prof. Michel Chossudovsky By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, February 13 2016

The following interview with Professor Chossudovsky was published in September 2013
Michel Chossudovsky, renowned Canadian professor and award-winning author, argues [2013] that a US plan for military intervention in Syria could result in escalation and the integration of  “four distinct…

The International Criminal Court (ICC): When Will Western Leaders be Indicted for War Crimes? By Janet Smith, February 13 2016

As government goes to court over the Omar al-Bashir incident, detractors ask why Africans are targeted when Tony Blair ran with an illegal war, writes Janet Smith.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) didn’t get a date with Big Daddy. Idi…

End NATO Now. “An Insanity that’s Driving the World Inexorably Toward World War III” By Eric Zuesse, February 13 2016

The trigger for that war is now being set by NATO member Turkey, which wants to invade neighboring Syria, and which has the support of the GCC including the world’s biggest buyer of US weapons, Saudi Arabia.

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US Condemns Assad’s Vow to Liberate Syria from Terrorists By Press TV, February 13 2016

The United States has condemned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s pledge to regain control of the entire country, saying there is no military solution to the years-long conflict.
State Department Spokesman Mark Toner said on Friday that the Syrian president does…

Video: Turkey’s Military Intervention in Syria By South Front, February 13 2016

During the video production, Southfront: Analysis & Intelligence also recieved information that at least one Saudi motorized brigade equipped with about 90 armoured vehicles were moved to Iraqi border.  
This force could become a core of a joint force which…

Albert Einstein and the Theory of Relativity: The Collision of Two Black Holes Billion Light Years Away… By Binoy Kampmark, February 13 2016

“Data was streaming, and then ‘bam’.” David Reitze, director of LIGO Laboratory, New York Times, Feb 11, 2015
“I was freaking out,” claimed an excited Janna Levin from Barnard College.  This freaking was occasioned by what has already been termed…

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Turkey’s Second Army Prepares to Invade Syria By Brian Kalman, February 13 2016

The Turkish government has hinted at a possible invasion into Syrian territory to “stabilize” the situation & secure Turkey’s national security. Russian satellite surveillance confirms the build-up of troops & material on the border.

The Fukushima Disaster and Nuclear Power in Japan: ‘If You Love Your Country, Let Nuclear Go!’ By Linda Pentz Gunter, February 13 2016

Nuclear power is a uniquely hazardous technology that can destroy entire nations, Japan’s prime minister Naoto Kan at the time of the Fukushima nuclear disaster has warned British MPs. The lessons of from such catastrophes must be heeded in other…

The Clintons Earned Over $3.5 Million in Paid Addresses to Pro-Israel Organizations By Sarah Lazare and Max Blumenthal, February 13 2016

Bill Clinton said he “would grab a rifle” and fight for Israel during paid speech.
Bill and Hillary Clinton are under increasing scrutiny from the mainstream press over paid speeches they have given to big banks in exchange for millions…

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British Public Being Sold Down the River in “Democracy Deception” By Graham Vanbergen, February 13 2016

The longest-running set of polls ever undertaken in the UK, which has been ongoing for over thirty years has been on trust in key professions with Ipsos MORI conducting surveys on the subject since 1983. Their surveys consistently show that…

Financial Oligarchy vs. Feudal Aristocracy. The Parasitic Nature of Finance Capital By Prof. Ismael Hossein-Zadeh and Anthony A. Gabb, February 13 2016

Under the feudal mode of production, peasants were often allowed to cultivate plots of land for themselves on a rental basis. However, those tenant farmers rarely succeeded in becoming landowners in their own rights because a major share of what…

America’s “Love Affair” With Nuclear and Radioactive Weapons By Ulson Gunnar, February 13 2016

The United States would have the world believe that it is in mortal danger should nations like Iran or North Korea obtain operationally effective nuclear weapons. We are told that there is a grave risk of these weapons being used…

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“Modalities for a Nationwide Cessation of Hostilities”: Official Statement of the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) By United Nations, February 13 2016

Meeting in Munich on February 11 & 12, 2016, as the International Syria Support Group (ISSG), the Arab League, China, Egypt, the EU, France, Germany, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Oman, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia,…

The Race To Raqqa Is On – To Keep Its Unity Syria Must Win By Moon of Alabama, February 13 2016

The race to Raqqa is on. Syria and its allies are competing with the U.S. and its allies to snatch east Syria from the Islamic State.
Raqqa in eastern Syria is held by the Islamic State as are the other…

America’s Endless Wars By Margaret Kimberley, February 13 2016

There is no “peace” wing in either the Democratic or Republican parties. “Not only has Obama declared unending war against the rest of the world, but so has the rest of the two party duopoly.” When the warmongers scream “Jump,”…

President Bashar al-Assad Interview: “The Refugee Crisis is Caused by Terrorism and Western Policies” By Bashar al Assad, February 13 2016

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Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad gave the following interview to AFP News Agency on the developments in Syria and the region:
Journalist: Mr. President, we would like to thank you for taking the time to answer…

Selected Articles: “The Syria Proxy War against the Islamic State (ISIS)” By Global Research News, February 12 2016

In Syria, If You Can’t Find Moderates, Dress Up Some Extremists
By Tony Cartalucci, February 12 2016

The BBC’s latest production is as absurd as it is transparent and abhorrent.

Why Are The Neocons so Desperate to Rescue Al-Qaeda in…

VIDEO: BBC Defends Decision to Censor the Word "Palestine"
In Syria, If You Can’t Find Moderates, Dress Up Some Extremists By Tony Cartalucci, February 12 2016

The BBC’s latest production is as absurd as it is transparent and abhorrent.
Upon reading the increasingly desperate headlines pumped out by the Western media as Western-backed terrorist forces begin to fold under an effective joint Syrian-Russian offensive to take…

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Why Are The Neocons so Desperate to Rescue Al-Qaeda in Syria? By Daniel McAdams, February 12 2016

Reading Dennis Ross and David Ignatius is a good reminder that the neocons live in a different world than the rest of us. They do not conform their analysis to reality, but rather they conform reality to their view of…

Former Cuban leader Castro speaks with Chossudovsky, director of the Center for Research on Globalization and editor of the Global Research website, in Havana
The Syria Proxy War against the Islamic State (ISIS) Has Reached its Climax. Military Escalation, Towards a US-NATO Sponsored Ground Invasion? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, February 12 2016

Saudi Arabia has announced that it will be dispatching troops to Syria. Washington’s strategy consists in spearheading a broader regional war by inciting Turkey, Saudi Arabia & Israel to do the “dirty work for us”.

What Lessons Can Vietnam teach Okinawa about U.S. Military Dioxin? By Jon Mitchell, February 12 2016

In December 2015, Urasoe City pledged to conduct a survey of former base employees to ascertain the extent of contamination at Camp Kinser, a 2.7 square kilometer US Marine Corps supply base located in the city.1 Urasoe’s director of planning,…

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Central Banks Are Trojan Horses, Looting Their Host Nations By Washington's Blog, February 12 2016

A Nobel prize winning economist, former chief economist and senior vice president of the World Bank, and chairman of the President’s council of economic advisers (Joseph Stiglitz) says that the International Monetary Fund and World Bank loan money to third…

US A-10s Bombed City of Aleppo, Shifted Blame onto Moscow – Russian Military By RT, February 12 2016

Defense Ministry reported. The same day, the Pentagon accused Moscow of bombing two hospitals, despite no Russian flights over the city.
“Yesterday, at 13:55 Moscow time (10:55 GMT), two American A-10 assault aircraft entered Syrian airspace from Turkey, flew right…

Amaral Duclona: Bogeyman of Haiti’s Foreign Occupation By Dady Chery, February 12 2016

If you did not know the man’s name, and you were unfamiliar with the Western press’ habit of renaming what it fears, you would think that his family name was gang leader or bandit. For about a decade, Amaral Duclona,…

Syrian Government Forces and Russian Warplanes Storm Islamic State (ISIS) Defense Lines in Raqqa Province By South Front, February 12 2016

On Feb.10, 555th Brigade of the 4th Mechanized Division of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) supported by the National Defense Forces (NDF) and the Russian Air Force launched a full-scale military operation to recapture the road linking Ithriyah and Raqqa.…

Do We Need a Bigger War? What Next in the War on Syria? The Expulsion of Terrorist and Mercenary Forces By Syria Solidarity Movement, February 12 2016

The Syrian Army and its allies have clearly turned the tide in the Syrian war. The “facts on the ground” have changed dramatically for all the major players, and constitute a major reversal for all the forces that have tried…

Syrian Army Continues to Hold Off ISIS. Russia Proposes a Ceasefire. By South Front, February 12 2016

The Russian Aerospace Defense Forces have conducted 510 sorties destroying 1888 terrorist targets in in the Syrian provinces of Aleppo, Latakia, Hama, Deir ez-Zor, Daraa, Homs, Al-Hasakah and Raqqa over last 7 days.
The Syrian Army announced that it destroyed…

Fundraiser Today – A Live Broadcast of the Global Research News Hour By Michael Welch, February 12 2016

Support Independent News and Views!
Tune in today, Friday February 12 at 1 pm Winnipeg time (2:00pm EST/ 7:00pm GMT). Stream live here.
This week’s Global Research News Hour will be a live broadcast to raise funds for radio station…

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Saudi Arabia Makes “Final” Decision To Send Troops To Syria As US, Russia Spar Over Aleppo Strikes By Tyler Durden, February 12 2016

As you might have heard, the opposition in Syria is in serious trouble.
Last summer, Bashar al-Assad’s army was on the ropes, as the SAA fought a multi-front war against a dizzying array of rebel forces including ISIS. Then Quds…

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Fleeing Syria Militants Are Disguised as Aleppo Civilians. Several Opposition Groups “Cooperating with Syrian Government” By ITAR-TASS, February 12 2016

According to the ministry spokesman, Russian warplanes and Syrian government troops never target civilians
Terrorists in Syria are trying to flee to Turkey ‘blending into’ civilians of Aleppo as they know Russian warplanes don’t attack peaceful population, Russian Defense Ministry…

Russia Hits Back at UNSC Members Pressing for End to its Syrian Mission By The Brics Post, February 12 2016

Russian envoy to the UN Vitaly Churkin [pictured left] has said Moscow is not “apologetic” about its anti-terror mission in Syria and that Russian air strikes were being undertaken in a “transparent manner”. He was reacting to the several UN…

Kerry Calls for Peace as NATO Proxies Lose Ground in Syria By Brandon Turbeville, February 12 2016

The pattern is almost unmistakable for any observer with an adequate attention span – when the terrorists are gaining ground, the calls from the NATO corners are a united chorus of “Assad must go!” When the SAA is gaining ground,…

Israel’s Nuclear-Armed Submarine Fleet in Mediterranean, Threatens Middle East and Europe By Anthony Bellchambers, February 12 2016

*** See ‘10 Disturbing Facts about Israel’, at end of this document
Technical data on the five, German-built, Dolphin-class submersible nuclear-armed warships [pictured left] of the IDF’s Naval Warfare Arm:
The Dolphin class fleet actually comprises two related sub-classes of…

Something Very Disturbing: “Secular Stagnation”, Moving Towards Cashless Society By Tyler Durden, February 12 2016

With central bankers losing credibility left and right, and failing outright to boost the “wealth effect” no matter what they throw at it, the next big question is when will central planners around the world unveil the cashless society which…

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Federal Reserve Chair Yellen Rattles Markets Citing Obstacles to Negative Rates By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, February 12 2016

At 8:00 a.m. this morning, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were flashing a 274 point plunge at the open of the stock market at 9:30 a.m. ET, following a selloff of 99.64 points by the close of trading…

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White House Publishes Petition Which Calls Obama To Be Tried For ‘War Crimes’ In The Hague By RT, February 12 2016

The White House website published a petition accusing Obama of war crimes and demanding for him to be prosecuted. It already gained more than 7,000 signatures.
The petition states:
We demand conviction of a war criminal Barack Obama and trial…

Are Americans Too Insouciant To Survive? By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, February 12 2016

When one looks at the deplorable state of the world, one cannot help but wonder at the insouciance of the American people.  Where are they?  Do they exist or are they a myth?  Have they been put to sleep by…

America’s Endless Wars By Margaret Kimberley, February 12 2016

America’s grand fantasy of a Project for a New American Century has experienced a serious setback. Yet this country still isn’t dissuaded from pursuing the imperial effort. For five years Syrian president Bashar al-Assad stood his ground and ignored Barack…

Stock Market Panic Risks New Financial Crisis By Andre Damon, February 12 2016

Global stock markets formally entered a bear market Wednesday, as the MSCI All-Country World Index fell by 1.3 percent, with the index down 20 percent from its high last May. Yesterday, after further losses in Asia, European markets closed down,…

The US “Plan B” for Syria and the Threat of World War By Bill Van Auken, February 12 2016

Negotiations on Syria’s bloody armed conflict were held in Munich Thursday against the backdrop of a government offensive, supported by Russian airstrikes, to break the grip of Western-backed “rebels” over the largely shattered eastern part of Aleppo.
The talks were…

Clinton Elections
Hillary’s “Dirt Machine”, Warring Against Bernie Sanders. Totalitarian Thinking, Feminism and the Clintons By Binoy Kampmark, February 11 2016

“I can tell you that shaming me and essentially calling me misinformed and stupid is NOT the way to win my vote.” – Zoe Trimboli, Feb 9, 2015
The Clinton campaign is showing signs of desperation.  Bernie Sanders is not…

Institutional Corruption Is Killing the Economy
British Government Officials Accept Works of Art and Gifts from Corrupt Organisations By Graham Vanbergen, February 11 2016

There will be yet another sigh and rolling of the eyes from the general public on reading that Her Majesty’s Treasury bosses are, amongst others, routinely accepting gifts and expensive dinners with lobbyists from banks even whilst they were being…

The Dirty War on Syria: Interview with Tim Anderson By Prof. Tim Anderson and Brendan Stone, February 11 2016

Unusual Sources’ Brendan Stone interviews Tim Anderson about his important new book, “The Dirty War in Syria,” which addresses the monumental lies and profound propaganda that has accompanied Washington’s regime change operation in Syria. 
Listen to the interview here

Fifteen Health Problems Linked to Monsanto’s Roundup By Alexis Baden-Mayer, February 11 2016

Monsanto invented the herbicide glyphosate and brought it to market under the trade name Roundup in 1974, after DDT was banned. But it wasn’t until the late 1990s that the use of Roundup surged, thanks to Monsanto’s ingenious marketing strategy.…

Beyonce and the Politics of Cultural Dominance By Ajamu Baraka, February 11 2016

I confess, I am a culturally alienated, old, disconnected 1960s and ‘70s radical trying to live and struggle for revolutionary change in a world that might have passed me by, because I cannot for the life of me understand how…

Selected Articles: Health and Environment. GMOs, Viruses, and the Climate Change Movement. By Global Research News, February 11 2016

Global Ban on Glyphosate Called for by Portuguese Medical Association President
By Christina Sarich, February 11 2016

President of the Portuguese Medical Association, José Manuel Silva, is calling for a worldwide ban on Big Ag’s most used herbicide, glyphosate. With…

Haggai Segal: Israel’s Terrorist Journalist By Ira Glunts, February 11 2016

Image: Haggai Segal in 2011 (Photo: Nir Keidar)
I first became aware of Haggai Segal about eight months ago after noticing a sniping tweet (similar to the one below) that was sent about him by another Israeli journalist to the…

Global Ban on Glyphosate Called for by Portuguese Medical Association President By Christina Sarich, February 11 2016

President of the Portuguese Medical Association, José Manuel Silva, is calling for a worldwide ban on Big Ag’s most used herbicide, glyphosate. With so many health concerns surrounding the chemical, its days are surely numbered. [1]
The announcement follows the…

VIDEO: Iraqi Concentration Camp Exposed
US FEMA Detainment Camps By Geopolitical Monitor, February 11 2016

The United States Federal Emergency Management Agency has numerous detainment camps throughout the United States

Why the Oscars are a Con
Palestinians Call on Oscar Nominees to Reject Israel Propaganda Trip By BDS Movement, February 11 2016

Palestinian human rights activists are calling on Oscar nominees not to accept travel vouchers supplied by the Israeli government as part of the gift bag that will be given to the nominees in the acting and directing categories.
A statement …

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Hillary Clinton’s Very Bad Night By Robert Parry, February 11 2016

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s stunning 22-point loss to Sen. Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire is even more devastating when looked at in the context of the modern history of this first-in-the-nation primary: No one has ever lost by…

Federal Reserve System
Fed Seeks to Reassure Markets on Rate Increases amid Mounting Signs of Slump and Financial Crisis By Barry Grey, February 11 2016

US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen testified Wednesday before the Financial Services Committee of the House of Representatives, presenting the central bank’s semiannual Monetary Policy Report. Yellen will appear today before the Senate Banking Committee.
In her opening statement and…

Torture, Murder and Donald Trump By Patrick Martin, February 11 2016

Only four days after his public defense of torture and “a hell of a lot worse” in US military-intelligence interrogations, billionaire Donald Trump added assassination to his foreign policy arsenal as well. Speaking Wednesday on the “CBS This Morning” program,…

After ‘Whipping Up Myth of Russian Threat,’ NATO Approves New Fighting Force By Lauren McCauley, February 11 2016

The United States and the 27 other NATO-member nations on Wednesday agreed to a new multinational force that will patrol the eastern European border setting up what many believe is “a dangerous dynamic…that has every possibility of spiraling out of…

Can the Establishment Fix Its Bernie Sanders Problem? By Shamus Cooke, February 11 2016

The Democrats’ fight against Bernie is appearing futile. Like a python choking on an elephant, they’ve miscalculated. The Party elites underestimated their opponent, and with each new attack the snake swallows an extra inch, harming only itself. Establishment figureheads are…

Victory in Aleppo.The Syrian Arab Army is on the Offensive By Hugo Turner, February 11 2016

The Syrian Arab Army Recently achieved a major victory in Aleppo, and is on the offensive all over Syria liberating terrorist occupied territories and preparing for an even wider offensive.
Meanwhile the empire of chaos (the US) and it’s allies…

Pages from my Diary: A Child’s Memories of Iraq’s First Gulf War By Louis Yako, February 11 2016

This month marked the 25th anniversary to the already forgotten crimes against humanity committed against the Iraqi people during the First Gulf War. These crimes are not only forgotten, but most of those who committed them under the banner of…

Video: Syrian Arab Army Liberates Bashoura in Northern Latakia, Terrorists’ Weapons Convoy Destroyed by Russian Air Strikes By South Front, February 11 2016

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and local militias liberated the town of Bashoura in the Northern part of Latakia province on Feb.8. The SAA also purged terrorists from the town of al-Hour town and deployed the force in the suburbs…

The Whole POINT of the “Internet of Things” (“IoT”) Is So Big Brother Can Spy on You By Washington's Blog, February 11 2016

The government is already spying on us through spying on us through our computers, phones, cars, buses, streetlights, at airports and on the street, via mobile scanners and drones, through our credit cards and smart meters (update), television, doll, and…

What US Congress Researchers Reveal about Washington’s “Regime Change” Designs on Syria By Stephen Gowans, February 11 2016

Seeing the government in Damascus as too far to the left, Washington has been trying to orchestrate a regime change in Syria since at least 2003
Documents prepared by US Congress researchers as early as 2005 revealed that the US…

Trojan Horse Arguments and the GMO Issue: Indian Food and Agriculture Under Attack By Colin Todhunter, February 11 2016

In 2013, India’s former Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar accused US companies of derailing the nation’s oilseeds production programme. Similar claims had been made before. For instance, we could revisit the 1998 mustard oil tragedy. At the time, Rajasthan Oil Industries…

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Decoding the US Empire of Chaos: The Global Reversal of the Social Evolution of Humanity By Prof. John McMurtry and Biljana Đorović, February 11 2016

The interview (transcript below)  from questions with Prof. John McMurtry was conducted for the 15th Anniversary of “Geopolitika” a journal of geopolitical and cultural analysis in Belgrade which was broadcast on Radio Belgrade by the weekly show “Silen” on February…

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Apartheid in Israel By Anthony Bellchambers, February 11 2016

The lack of human dignity experienced by Palestinian Arabs is the direct result of the policy of Israeli supremacy. Israeli supremacy implies Arab inferiority. Legislation designed to preserve Israeli supremacy entrenches this notion. Menial tasks in Israel are invariably performed…

Pro-Israel Lobby Shudders as Bernie Sanders Beats Clinton and Threatens Neocons in Washington and Wall Street By Anthony Bellchambers, February 10 2016

Bernie Sanders is a self-declared Democratic Socialist who believes that the US middle class and the working families who produce the wealth of America, deserve a decent standard of living. He believes that international trade agreements as written by corporate…

More on the Zika Virus-Microcephaly Freak-out By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, February 10 2016

“…[O]ur current results are consistent with the existing evidence on the toxicology and pharmacokinetics of aluminum adjuvants which altogether strongly implicate these compounds as contributors to the rising prevalence of neurobehavioral disorders in children. Given that autism has devastating consequences…

Week 17 of the Russian Intervention in Syria: Does Erdogan Want War with Russia? By The Saker, February 10 2016

The situation with Turkey is rapidly getting out of control: not only have the Turks conducted artillery strikes across the Syrian border, Turkey has refused to comply with its obligations under the Open Skies Treaty and refused to let a…