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Gulf of Mexico Victims Suing BP Disaster’s Compensation Czar By Dahr Jamail, April 28, 2015

Shortly after BP’s oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico began on April 20, 2010, one of the most politically well-connected attorneys in the United States was appointed to administer the $20 billion fund to, in theory, pay compensation to…

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Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire: Breaking the Silence on Israel’s Human Rights Abuse of Palestinians to Support Women Human Rights Defenders By Mairead Maguire, April 28, 2015

Breaking the silence on Israel’s human rights abuse of Palestinians is the best way to help Palestinian women human rights defenders and peacemakers.
About 10 years ago Doctor Mona El-Farra, one of Palestine’s greatest woman human rights defenders, visited N.…

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End Nuclear Power Now, Says World Uranium Symposium By Paul Brown, April 28, 2015

While many pro-nuclear governments regard nuclear power as a clean, low-carbon form of energy, the politicians ignore the carbon footprint of the mines and the consequences for the health of workers. Photo credit: Climate News Network
Uranium mining across the…

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Voices for Peace, Solidarity with Palestine By Ilan Pappe, April 27, 2015

Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappé have authored a follow-up to Gaza in Crisis. On Palestine is available now (2015, Penguin). The two professors have also contributed original articles to an edited collection, Voices for Peace, available at www.pipr.co.uk/ebooks.
PIPR: Congratulations…

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Forced Vaccinations in California: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr Exposes Corruption of the Vaccine-promoters at Centers for Disease Control (CDC) By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, April 27, 2015

Health Journalists: The information below should be mandatory viewing for everybody truly interested in the health of our children, which should, presumably, include investigative journalists.
Below is an important link to a video filmed on April 7, 2015 at a…

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“Saudi Arabia Teetering on Edge of Collapse”: Top Iran Military By Press TV, April 27, 2015

A top Iranian commander has lashed out at the Saudi aggression against Yemen, saying Riyadh is on the verge of collapse.
“Today, Saudi Arabia is brazenly and obnoxiously bombarding and massacring a nation, which is seeking the denial of the …

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GlaxoSmithKline Corporate Rap Sheet: Lethal Side Effects, Law Suits, Marketing Controversies By Global Research News, April 27, 2015

By Philip Mattera
London-based GlaxoSmithKline is the product of the 2000 merger of two drug giants: Glaxo—which had its origins in the infant formula business and then jumped to the top ranks of the pharmaceutical industry on the basis of…

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Brain-Damaged Victims of Swine Flu Vaccine Win $63 Million Lawsuit By Jefferey Jaxen, April 27, 2015

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is in the news again making headlines after having to settle another major lawsuit bringing the latest total to over $9.1 billion since 2003. This time, it is due to GSK’s product Pandemrix, which was the swine flu…

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The Obama Administration Embraces the Saudi War on Yemen By Robert Parry, April 27, 2015

As the humanitarian crisis in Yemen worsens, the Obama administration seems less concerned about the plight of the desperate Yemeni people than the feelings of the Saudi royals who have spent the last month indiscriminately bombing a nearly defenseless Yemen,…

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Why Obama Wants to Lift Sanctions on Iran By Mike Whitney, April 27, 2015

“It is essential to recognize that Iran does not currently have a nuclear weapons program, nor does it possess a nuclear weapon. On February 26, James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Ayatollah…

How the United States and Britain Lost the Bogus Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan?
If you want Britain to be an American-Israeli Lapdog, then vote for Cameron and a Diminished World Role By Anthony Bellchambers, April 27, 2015

Just one Nuclear Bomb could destroy the United Kingdom - with or without Trident.  Israel has up to 400 such WMD including nuclear-armed SLCMs now submerged under the Mediterrarean.
A vote for Cameron is a vote for the continuance of…

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Israeli Ban on South African Cabinet Minister Boosts Boycott Campaign By Adri Nieuwhof, April 27, 2015

Israel’s ban on the visit of a South African cabinet minister to the occupied West Bank has stirred up a diplomatic row and given a boost to the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign.
Shortly before higher education minister Blade…

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Gold Really Does Matter in “Polite Company”! Direct Competitor of the US Dollar… By Bill Holter, April 27, 2015

Every once in a while it is good to go back to basics.  We have looked at the topic of whether gold even matters several times in the past.  Charles Hugh Smith undertook the exercise of “re hypothecation” process last…

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Kiev Announces Readiness for Escalated War By Stephen Lendman, April 27, 2015

Hundreds of US combat troops are preparing Kiev’s Nazi-infested National Guard, Azov battalion and likeminded extremist paramilitary groups for escalated aggressive war on Donbass.
Nothing is reported on continuing low-level war on Donbass ahead of resuming it full-blown.
Novorossia Today …

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Why Is JP Morgan Accumulating The Biggest Stockpile Of Physical Silver In History? By Michael Snyder, April 27, 2015

Why in the world has JP Morgan accumulated more than 55 millionounces of physical silver?  Since early 2012, JP Morgan’s stockpile has grown from less than 5 millionounces of physical silver to more than 55 million ounces of physical silver. …

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Hobbling Democracy: The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and The Covenant of Secrecy By Binoy Kampmark, April 27, 2015

The TTIP and TPPA, both sounding like ominous injections of political disaster, continue their march towards belittling, and corroding the democratic content of its participating countries.  The holder of the needle remains US President Barack Obama, while the incentive is…

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Doonesbury Cartoonist Garry Trudeau Attacked for Criticizing Charlie Hebdo By Patrick Martin, April 27, 2015

Garry Trudeau, the creator of the Doonesbury comic strip, has come under attack from right-wing editorialists and media pundits for publicly criticizing anti-Muslim cartoons appearing in the French magazine Charlie Hebdo, calling them a form of hate speech.
Trudeau’s brief…

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Police ‘Coup’ Prevents Newly-Elected St. Louis Area Mayor from Taking Office By M. David, April 27, 2015

Betty McCray was recently elected to the office of Mayor in the St. Louis County city of Kinloch. But in spite of the fact that the St. Louis County Board of Elections have certified the election results, the local police…

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US Democrats Step Up Repression against Protests over Police Killing of Freddie Gray By Nick Barrickman, April 27, 2015

Thirty-four people were arrested and six police officers were injured over the weekend after thousands marched against police brutality through downtown Baltimore, Maryland. The protest on Saturday was held nearly a week after Freddie Gray, a young African-American man, died…

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Al-Qaeda’s Air Force: United States and Saudi Arabia By Brandon Turbeville, April 27, 2015

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It was evident early on that the US bombing of alleged ISIS targets inside Syria was, in reality, an attempt to support the terrorist organization backed by NATO and the US as opposed to an attempt to…

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Canadian Judge Grants Freedom to Omar Khadr, Once Held as Child in Guantanamo Bay Prison By Deirdre Fulton, April 27, 2015

Canadian-born Khadr was taken to Afghanistan by his father, a senior al Qaeda member who apprenticed the boy to a group of bomb makers who opened fire when U.S. troops came to their compound. Khadr was captured in the firefight,…

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The War on ISIS is a Farce By T. J. Petrowski, April 27, 2015

Nowhere in recent years have the contradictions of imperialism been so clear than in the West’s war against ISIS. Working people are bombarded with messages in the media of the worldwide threat of ISIS, with the aim of the messages…

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Argentina: A Case Study of Israel’s Zionist-Wall Street Destabilization Campaign By Prof. James Petras, April 27, 2015

A recent article by Jorge Elbaum, the former executive director of DAIA (Delegation for Argentine Jewish Associations), the principle Argentine Jewish umbrella groups, published in the Buenos Aires daily Pagina 12, provides a detailed account of the damaging links between…

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Raising the American Flag of False Flags By Philip A Farruggio, April 27, 2015

Each morning I walk throughout my quiet neighborhood here in Central Florida noticing more and more homes with giant U.S. flags hanging from the garage tops. Occasionally, if I know the neighbor with the flag, I ask what is the…

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30,000 Doctors in Argentina Demand that Glyphosate (Monsanto Roundup) Be Banned By Christina Sarich, April 27, 2015

If the millions of regular people who have asked Monsanto to stop selling their toxic chemicals is not enough, more than 30,000 doctors and health professionals are asking that glyphosate be banned.
The doctors are part of FESPROSA, Argentina’s Union…

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Robert Kennedy, Jr. Is Right About Vaccines: A Medically Induced ‘Holocaust’ Is Now Upon Us By Jonathan Benson, April 27, 2015

At a recent screening of the powerful new documentary film Trace Amounts, which exposes the scientific connection between mercury in vaccines and autism, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. warned an audience of supportive viewers that vaccines are essentially poison vials causing…

Court Awards 63 Million to Vaccine Brain Damaged Victims By Global Research News, April 27, 2015

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Planning Chaos in the Middle East: Destruction of Societies for Foreign Money Control By Prof. John McMurtry, April 27, 2015

Whenever any nation has an independent government not yet subjugated to transnational corporate control, there is a US-led campaign to destroy it.

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Thousands of Saudi Forces Flee Bases. Refuse to Participate in Ground Assault on Yemen, Report By Fars News Agency, April 26, 2015

Almost 4,000 Saudi forces fled their border bases in anticipation of Riyadh’s order for launching a ground assault on Yemen, European diplomatic sources said on Sunday.

“The intel gathered by the western intelligence agencies showed that the Saudi military forces…

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The US/Saudi Recruited Al Qaeda Terrorists in Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 26, 2015

Obama’s genocidal war against 25 million Yemenis continues without mercy. US-sponsored cold-blooded murder claims scores of lives daily.
Endless conflict persists – now involving US/Saudi recruited, funded, armed, trained and directed takfiri terrorists.
Islamic State fighters posted a video online…

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New World Order: The Founding Fathers By Gerry Docherty and Jim Macgregor, April 26, 2015

With the future of the British Empire under threat from other aspiring nations, a momentous decision was taken by a group of powerful and determined men, that direct action had to be taken to assert their control, and that of the British race, over the entire civilised world.

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Lobbyist Claims Monsanto’s Roundup Is Safe To Drink, Freaks Out When Offered A Glass By Global Research News, April 26, 2015

(ANTIMEDIA) French television station Canal+ recently sat down with Dr. Patrick Moore for an upcoming documentary. Dr Moore, who claims to be an ecological expert and is currently the frontman for Ecosense Environmental, stated to the interviewer that Monsanto’s weed…

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Who Needs Neil Young When We’ve Got Monsanto? By Colin Todhunter, April 26, 2015

Neil Young is reportedly about to release a new album called, ‘The Monsanto Years’. Don’t expect the lyrics to be music to the ears of the company’s executives over in St Louis, however. With falling profits and glyphosate being reclassified…

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Anglo-American Revenge in Iraq: Tariq Aziz, Twelfth Anniversary of a US Travesty of Justice By Felicity Arbuthnot, April 26, 2015

Vincent Nichols, Catholic Archbishop of Westminster, is spiritual leader of the four million Catholics of England and Wales. He was also elevated to Cardinal on 22nd February 2014, receiving the Cardinal’s red hat from Pope Francis in Rome’s St Peter’s…

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Oil Geopolitics and the “Economic Corridor”: Pakistan Enters China’s “New Silk Road” By Pepe Escobar, April 26, 2015

Now how do you top this as a geopolitical entrance? Eight JF-17 Thunder fighter jets escorting Chinese President Xi Jinping on board an Air China Boeing as he enters Pakistani air space. And these JF-17s are built as a China-Pakistan…

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Obama’s Drone Warfare: Assassination Made Routine By Patrick Martin, April 26, 2015

Perhaps the most extraordinary aspect of President Obama’s announcement Thursday that two hostages of Al Qaeda, an American and an Italian, were killed in a US drone missile strike in Pakistan is the lack of any significant reaction from official…

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Poison Gas during World War I: BAYER Still Refuses to Take Responsibility By Global Research News, April 26, 2015

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the first use of poison gas. In the spring of 1915 the company BAYER supplied about 700 tonnes of chemicals to the front. On April 22 about 170 tonnes of chlorine gas were used…

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Maryland Governor Sends State Troopers as Protests Mount Over Police Murder of Freddie Gray By Barry Grey, April 26, 2015

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced Thursday he would dispatch 32 state troopers to Baltimore in advance of what is expected to be a large protest Saturday against the police killing of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. Protests have been held daily since…

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Yemen – The Mainstream Narrative is Grossly Misleading By Jan Oberg, April 26, 2015

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A coalition led by Saudi-Arabia and supported by Western leaders has been bombing Yemen for about a month; it’s a clearcut international aggression and an extremely a-symmetric conflict.
But we’ve heard no calls for a ‘humanitarian intervention’ by…

The Instruments of Worldwide Domination: Obama Administration Spending Billions on New Global Strike Weapons
Who Really Controls the World? By Prof. Dr. Mujahid Kamran, April 26, 2015

Since I entered politics, I have chiefly had men’s views confided to me privately. Some of the biggest men in the United States, in the field of commerce and manufacture, are afraid of something. They know that there is a…

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Did Saudi Pressure Cause New York Times to Change Its ‘Negative’ Headline? By 21st Century Wire, April 26, 2015

Living in the west, one becomes used to media self-censorship when covering geopolitical and current events. 
It’s generally accepted that all mainstream media outlets will stay within the party line’s narrow parameters, so as not to make Washington, London or…

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Commemorating the Odessa Massacre: Appeal of the Initiative Group for Democracy and Internationalism in Ukraine By Andy Piascik, April 26, 2015

Ukrainian anti-fascists are calling on people around the world to mark May 2 as a day of commemoration of those who were killed in the trade union building in Odessa. 
On May 2, 2014 there was a bloody massacre in…

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Death of the Republic By Ellen Brown, April 26, 2015

The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government.    — Article IV, Section 4, US Constitution
A republican form of government is one in which power resides in elected officials representing the citizens,…

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What Is Obama Up To, With His TPP and TTIP? What Will Remain of Local National Governments? By Eric Zuesse, April 26, 2015

The motivation behind U.S. President Barack Obama’s trans-Pacific trade-deal TPP, and his trans-Atlantic trade-deal TTIP — the motivation behind both of these enormous international trade-deals — is the same, and Democratic U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Sherrod Brown are correct:…

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After Nameless Thousands, Can Two Western Hostage Deaths Dent ‘Kill List’ Tactics? By Jon Queally, April 26, 2015

In the wake of Thursday’s revelation that the U.S. government, specifically the CIA, killed one American and one Italian hostage held by al-Qaeda in a drone attack in Pakistan earlier this year, will a renewed and possibly elevated debate on…

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Israeli Lies Go Unchallenged on BBC’s Flagship Current Affairs Show By Amena Saleem, April 26, 2015

In March, the BBC’s flagship news program Today broadcast an interview with Moshe Yaalon, Israel’s defense minister.
Yaalon was given free rein to disseminate lies and propaganda with not a single interruption or challenge from Today presenter, Sarah Montague.
In…

The Origins of ISIS. Created by “Direct” Action of the United States Government By Ben Swann, April 26, 2015

In this episode of Truth in Media, Ben Swann explores the origin of ISIS that has already been long forgotten by American media.

Swann takes on the central issue of whether or not ISIS was created by “inaction” by the…

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American Politics: A House of Mirrors By Ulson Gunnar, April 26, 2015

A house of mirrors is an immersive, highly distorted and intentionally confusing version of reality. Those walking its corridors are sometimes amused and sometimes frightened by the disorienting experience, but luckily for them, it is only temporary. There is an…

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Murdered Journalist Oles Buzina on Media Censorship in Ukraine and Why He Resigned from Major Newspaper By Global Research News, April 26, 2015

Translated by Dvajdsidva on April 22, 2015
Yes, I wrote a resignation letter. No regrets there.
As the Internet began releasing tidal waves of information regarding my resignation as editor in chief of the Ukrainian newspaper “Segodnya” ["Today"] (http://www.segodnya.ua/), the…

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Earth Day, Geo-Engineering and Chemtrails By Michael Welch, April 25, 2015

“Geo-engineering changes our soil PH, it toxifies our soils with aluminum.
We’re seeing crop loss and we’re also seeing eco-system collapses around the world. And geo-engineering creates something that’s called ‘abiotic stress’…well Monsanto has developed a new genetically-modified seed that…

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Russia 1,700 – America Zero: Number of Foreign Nationals Evacuated from Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 25, 2015

What do you call a nation going all-out to help desperate foreign nationals trapped in a war zone hell: heroic and honorable by any standard! 
What do you call one refusing to help its own trapped nationals in a war…

As critics note, TPP has less to do with trade than it does with strengthening protections for corporations like copyrights and patents.
The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). Promoting Global Tyranny Run By Corporations. Here’s How to Stop Them By Washington's Blog, April 25, 2015

Here’s How to STOP Them
The powers-that-be are pushing this week to fast track a horrible treaty which would destroy America.
The treaty is called the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).
The U.S. Trade Representative – the federal agency responsible for…

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Israel’s War against The Lancet: When Medicine and Politics Mix By Binoy Kampmark, April 25, 2015

Hate, disgrace, and pitiful editorial standards.  Are these the terms to be ascribed to The Lancet, which, bar a few blemishes has shown a distinguished pedigree in the world of medical research?  Stroppy academics have made an argument than an…

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Can the Courts Liberate the Bank of Canada? “Creating Money in the Public Interest” By Murray Dobbin, April 25, 2015

Once a nation parts with the control of its currency and credit, it matters not who makes the nation’s laws. Usury, once in control, will wreck any nation. – William Lyon Mackenzie King, Prime Minister of Canada, 1935
You know…

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Did a Chinese-Russian-Iranian coalition opposing NATO debut in Moscow? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, April 25, 2015

The Moscow Conference on International Security in April was used as a venue to give notice to the US and NATO that other world powers will not let them do as they please.

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Europe’s Feeble Efforts to ‘punish’ Israel By Jonathan Cook, April 25, 2015

The question of punishing illegal settlements in occupied Palestinian territory was considered separately in Europe and Israel last week, with only superficial differences in the conclusions reached. Israel’s near half-century occupation is in no immediate danger, either at home or…

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Don’t Let Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Gut State Laws By Global Research News, April 25, 2015

by Eric T. Schneiderman
State laws and regulators are increasingly important as gridlock in Washington makes broad federal action on important issues an increasingly rare event. From environmental protection to civil rights to the minimum wage, the action is at…

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Gaza’s Bookstores Struggle By al monitor, April 25, 2015

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Dust has covered the shelves that were once home to thousands of books in the Hashemite Library on Al-Jalaa Street in central Gaza City. Readers have stopped visiting the library, one of the oldest in…

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We Lucky Molecules By Robert Parry, April 25, 2015

Scientists don’t know how many atoms and molecules there are in the Universe, but it’s clear that the vast, vast, vast majority find themselves locked in lifeless form – perhaps consumed by the fire of an exploding nova, or sucked…

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The ANZAC Myth, a Cult of Imperial Dependence By Prof. Tim Anderson, April 25, 2015

The 25th of April 2015 will mark the centenary of an Australian and New Zealand attack on the Ottoman Empire at Gallipoli (present day Turkey), a failed operation carried out on behalf of the British Empire. The ‘ANZAC spirit’ has…

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Double Dealing: Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Continue After Calling Ceasefire By Shawn Helton, April 25, 2015

After having declared an end to a month-long unprovoked bombardment in Yemen –Saudi Arabia resumed a new round airstrikes.
The US-backed coalition led by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Cooperation Council countries, has renewed airstrikes inside Yemen, continuing their breach…

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The Armenian Genocide: An Open Wound By Sungur Savran, April 25, 2015

To the memory of Stepan Shaumyan, Armenian Bolshevik leader of the Baku Commune in 1918, and of Hrant Dink, Armenian socialist intellectual from Istanbul who, until his assassination in 2007, exerted a Herculean effort to bring the genocide into the…

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Understand the Israeli – Palestinian Apartheid In Eleven Images By Thrival Room, April 25, 2015

by Ahmed Naguib
All the graphics are from the site Visualizing Palestine, a site dedicated to creating informative and impactful graphics about the occupied region.
Check out many more of these images on their site
1. The Forced Exile of…

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“Professors for Israel” try to Shut down Leading Medical Journal The Lancet By Jonathan Cook, April 25, 2015

Academia is far from the bastion of free thinking and free speech it would like to claim for itself, as a newly confected “row” involving the leading medical journal The Lancet confirms.
Recently Southampton University in the UK caved in…

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Is the U.S. a Force for Good in the World? By Eric Zuesse, April 25, 2015

First of all, in terms of popularity worldwide, the U.S. is a mixed picture. A Gallup International poll of 65 countries, issued on 30 December 2013, found that: 
“The US was the overwhelming choice (24% of respondents) for the country…

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19 Reasons Why You Should Never Visit Iran By Global Research News, April 25, 2015

No doubt you’ve heard a lot about Iran in the media.
And it’s true, Iran is a truly evil and terrifying place. 
Here we present 19 reasons you should never, ever, visit this godforsaken land.
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Honesty and “Impropriety” Within the US Military: The Honorable Life and Untimely Death of Colonel Ted Westhusing By Joachim Hagopian, April 25, 2015

As a West Point graduate and former Army officer, I ran into few military leaders that embodied the ideals of West Point, particularly those who lived by its motto “duty, honor, country.” One such standout officer was the late great…

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World War I: The 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli (1915-1916) By Birsen Filip, April 25, 2015

The Battle of Gallipoli, or the Battle of Çanakkale, was fought between the Ottoman Empire and the Allied Forces of the First World War (1914-1918) on the Gallipolo peninsula from April 25, 1915 to January 9, 1916. This battle was…

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Greek Bank Will Write Off Up To €20,000 In Debt For “Poverty-Stricken” Borrowers By Tyler Durden, April 25, 2015

Over the past several months, as a result of their lockout from capital markets, Greek banks’ reliance on the ECB’s Emergency Liquidity Assistance has soared, and at last check was somewhere in the mid-€70 billion range.
The conventional wisdom was…

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No Home Rebuilt in Gaza after 2014 Israel War: UNRWA By Press TV, April 25, 2015

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) says no house has been reconstructed in the besieged Gaza Strip eight months after the end of the Israeli regime’s latest war on the blockaded…

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Historic: California District Court Lawsuit against George W. Bush, et Al for “Crime of Aggression” By Inder Comar, April 25, 2015

On April 18, 2015, Inder Comar, Esq. was invited to speak at the Kuala Lumpur Foundation to Criminalise War’s International Forum on Peace and Justice. He presented on the Saleh v. Bush case and its implications for international justice alongside…

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A New Mobilization Book for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement By Elizabeth Woodworth, April 25, 2015

If there is a single book that could inspire and inform a global mobilization movement to divest from fossil fuels, it is Unprecedented.
In 2014, a CNN host described what’s missing from our national conversation about climate change: “An emotional…

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World War I and the British Empire: The Gallipoli Campaign, The Untold Story By Gerry Docherty and Jim Macgregor, April 25, 2015

A secret cabal of immensely rich and powerful men – the Secret Elite – was formed in England in 1891 with the explicit aim of expanding the British Empire across the entire globe. They planned a European war to destroy Germany as an economic, industrial and imperial competitor

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Eric Holder Exits Without Bringing Libor or Foreign Exchange Charges Against Citigroup or JPMorgan By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, April 24, 2015

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Testifying on High Frequency Trading Before the House Appropriations Committee on April 4, 2014
Americans have been reading about Citigroup’s and JPMorgan’s roles in rigging the Libor interest rate benchmark for so many years that…

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Fight the Enemies of Truth: Support the Spread of Knowledge By Global Research, April 24, 2015

“The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie — deliberate, contrived and dishonest — but the myth — persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic.” – JFK
“The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion…

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Using the Dead: The New York Times Works with Israel to Justify Military Service By Tzvia Thier, April 24, 2015

Image: Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara at the grave of Netanyahu’s late brother Yoni at the Mt Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem last year.
A piece in the New York Times yesterday celebrating Israel’s memorial day by focusing on…

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Haiti: What Happened to the $10 Billion in U.S. Aid Pledged After the Earthquake? By Center for Economic and Policy Research, April 24, 2015

Tonight, Vikram Gandhi, VICE on HBO correspondent travels to Haiti to see just what happened with the $10 billion in aid pledged after the earthquake that occurred more than five years ago. The episode airs at 11 PM EST.
In…

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Obama Urges Saudi Dictator Abdulaziz to Keep Attacking Yemen By Robert Barsocchini, April 24, 2015

Obama expressed his desire for Saudi dictator Abdulaziz to continue his illegal assault on Yemen, “pushing for a continuation of the war” and announcing, mafia-like, that “the job is not done”.
The dictator has complied, carrying out further attacks on…

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Organizations Accross Canada Oppose Harper Government’s Threat to Criminalize Criticism of Israel By Independent Jewish Voices, April 24, 2015

Independent Jewish Voices – Canada (IJV) approached dozens of labour, civil rights,  student and community-based organizations from across the country to endorse a statement defending the right of Canadians to freely criticize the State of Israel and employ the tactic…

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Lawsuit Accuses Monsanto of Lying About Safety of Roundup By Carey Wedler, April 24, 2015

LOS ANGELES, CA – A class action suit against the Monsanto corporation was filed in Los Angeles this week in the Superior Court of California, Los Angeles County. It accuses the company of false advertising for its implied claims that…