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Lucy Gonzales started life in Texas. She was of Mexican-American, African-American, and Native-American descent and born into slavery. The path she chose after emancipation led to conflict with the Ku Klux Klan, hard work, painful personal losses, and many nights in jail.

What is the mainstream media NOT reporting?

The prevalent phenomenon where only the narratives authorized by law enforcement and government authorities are worthy of serious consideration suggests the unmistakable extent to which public discourse has declined.


After the Casablanca Conference of January 1943, the Americans, British, and Soviets had agreed that there would be no separate negotiations with Nazi Germany with respect to its capitulation.


Wall Street was firmly behind the military Junta which waged “The Dirty War” on its behalf. In turn, the Catholic Church hierarchy played a central role in sustaining the legitimacy of the military Junta.

Death, US Capitalism and Black Panther Party Founder Huey Newton’s Theory of Suicide By Danny Haiphong, April 17, 2014
It’s Official: Scientific Study Shows that the U.S. Is an Oligarchy NOT a Democracy By Washington's Blog, April 16, 2014
The U.S. Is Not a Democracy, It Is an Oligarchy By Eric Zuesse, April 14, 2014
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Fifty Years Since the US Civil Rights Act: Commemoration Covers Up the Importance of the Struggle Against Racial Discrimination By Patrick Martin, April 13, 2014
The Real Rwandan Genocide: Brainwashing Western Public Opinion. The Official Narrative is a Lie By Keith Harmon Snow, April 11, 2014
United Opt Out: Revolution Against Corporate Education Reform in America By Roshan Bliss, April 11, 2014
Dumbocracy’s Demise: How “Fake Democracy” Destroys “Real Democracy” By John Kozy, April 10, 2014
Kafka’s America: A Society At War With Itself By Patrick Henningsen, April 09, 2014
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Thailand: West Tearing Down Old World to Build a “New” One By Tony Cartalucci, April 09, 2014
US Cold War Propaganda: How the CIA Made Dr. Zhivago into a Weapon By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, April 08, 2014
Corporate Cash Floods US Congressional Elections
Is the U.S. a Fascist Society? Fascism is a Political Economic Structure Which Serves Corporate Interests By Danny Haiphong, April 08, 2014
Fathers and Sons: The Invisible Ladder By Prof. James Petras, April 07, 2014
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Ukraine and 21st Century Neo-Fascism: Left-Wing Support for Imperialism and White Supremacy By Ajamu Baraka, April 02, 2014
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Social Fracture and the Rise of Racism in France By Annamaria Rivera, April 02, 2014
The “Conspiracy Theory” Label: Powerful Tool of Media Disinformation and Political Discourse By James F. Tracy, April 01, 2014
History: What does Crimea Mean to Russia? By Oriental Review, April 01, 2014
Lynch Law: The Root of US Imperialism By Danny Haiphong, March 31, 2014
European Sovereignty and Independence: How to Free the EU from the American Trap By Global Europe Anticipation Bulletin (GEAB), March 31, 2014
Winning the War of the World By Prof. John McMurtry, March 28, 2014
15 Years On: Looking Back at NATO’s ‘Humanitarian’ Bombing of Yugoslavia By RT, March 27, 2014
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Once again, Australia is stealing its Indigenous children By John Pilger, March 27, 2014
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Ukraine’s “Brown Shirts”. Recalling Nazi Germany’s “Night of Long Knives”, By Olga Shedrova, March 27, 2014
Neoliberalism and the Decline of Democracy By Prof. John Weeks, March 27, 2014
“Responsibility to Protect” (R2P) and the Geopolitical Chessboard: The Tables Turn on the West in Crimea By Tony Cartalucci, March 27, 2014
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The Demonization of Russia: The Western Media Portrayal of the Ukrainian Crisis By Dr. David Halpin, March 26, 2014
NATO’s Rape of Yugoslavia By Stephen Lendman, March 25, 2014
Double Standards? The Jews “Right of Return” to Spain, Expelled in 1492 By Faisal Kutty, March 25, 2014
Rwanda and the new Scramble for Africa
Rwanda, 20 Years On – “100 Percent American Responsibility” By Robin Philpot, March 19, 2014
Neo-Fascism and the Resurgence of Militarism in Japan: A Revival of the Axis? By Carla Stea, March 17, 2014
“Transhumanism”, Genetic Manipulation and the Age of Human Destruction: Towards The End of Homo Sapiens? By Rady Ananda, March 17, 2014
Ukraine’s Neo-Nazis. Stepan Bandera and the Legacy of World War II By George Eliason, March 17, 2014
Today We're All  Irish: Debt Serfdom Comes to America
Today We’re All Irish: Debt Serfdom Comes to America By Ellen Brown, March 16, 2014
Ukraine, Syria, Venezuela and beyond: Beware the Wars of March By Rick Rozoff, March 16, 2014
Two Great Depressions: Roosevelt’s “New Deal” vs. Obama’s “Secular Stagnation” By Alan Nasser, March 15, 2014
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Honesty and Social Commitment: Tony Benn and Bob Crow. Two Men Who Shook The World By Colin Todhunter, March 15, 2014
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: Ukraine and The New Russia By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, March 14, 2014
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History is Repeating Itself: Russia Stands Against Fascism Again What the Crisis in Ukraine Tells Us About the Past and Future By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, March 11, 2014
How the Bombing of Hiroshima Got a Hollywood Makeover By Greg Mitchell, March 10, 2014
"Manufacturing Dissent":  the Anti-globalization Movement is Funded by the Corporate Elites
“Manufacturing Dissent”: The Anti-globalization Movement is Funded by the Corporate Elites By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 10, 2014
America’s Advancing Empire: Putsch, Pillage and Duplicity By Prof. James Petras, March 09, 2014
The Historic Role that Soviet Women Played in Defeating the Nazis in World War II By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, March 08, 2014
9/11 and War-Initiating Deception: The Path to a World Beyond War By Kevin Ryan, March 08, 2014
The New Orleans Eleven: The Untold History of the Lynching of Italians in America By Timothy Alexander Guzman, March 08, 2014
Sanctions on Russia over Ukraine would hurt the EU, US By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya and The Voice of Russia, March 07, 2014
The Crisis in Ukraine and the Historical Consequences of the Dissolution of the Soviet Union By Peter Schwarz and David North, March 07, 2014
America’s “Unlimited Imperialism”, Now Ukraine By Francis A. Boyle, March 07, 2014
Fascism in South Korea or is it a “Democratic Dictatorship”? By Dr. Kiyul Chung, March 07, 2014
Unknown Snipers and Western backed "Regime Change"
Unknown Snipers and Western backed “Regime Change” By Gearóid Ó Colmáin, March 07, 2014
Ukraine and the Pathology of America’s Liberal Worldview. An African American Perspective By Ajamu Baraka, March 06, 2014
Combating the Glorification of Nazism By Carla Stea, March 04, 2014
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The Geopolitical History of Ukraine By Alfred Mendes, March 01, 2014
The Localization Movement. Creating a Viable Local Economy. Challenging the New World Order By Richard K. Moore, February 27, 2014
Calle 13 “Multi Viral” Video Album: Politics, Media Manipulation and Palestine By Timothy Alexander Guzman, February 27, 2014
Beyond the Bubble, Beyond Fukushima: Reconsidering the History of Postwar Japan By Global Research News, February 24, 2014
Ten Years Ago: US Sponsored Coup d’Etat. The Destabilization of Haiti By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, February 22, 2014
Operation Nazification – U.S. Military Hired Sixteen Hundred Nazi Scientists and Doctors By David Swanson, February 21, 2014
U.S. “Special Plans”: A History of Deception and Perception Management By Jeffrey T. Richelson, February 21, 2014
Ukraine and the Rebirth of Fascism in Europe By Eric Draitser, February 20, 2014
The Globalization of "Fast Food". Behind the Brand: McDonald’s
The Globalization of “Fast Food”. Behind the Brand: McDonald’s By Peter Salisbury, February 20, 2014
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US Employed Ex-Nazis to Develop Interrogation Methods By Ian Allen, February 18, 2014
The Incarceration Business: America's Private Prisons
Seven Months After Historic California Prison Hunger Strike, Hearings About Solitary Confinement to Take Place By Victoria Law, February 17, 2014
President Maduro Holds Mass Rally to Reject Efforts to Start Violence in Venezuela By Global Research News, February 17, 2014
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Ukrainian Federalization: Balkanization or Unity Formula? By Ukrinform, February 16, 2014
Thousands Of Teachers To Be Laid Off - What Economic Recovery?
Fighting For Students: Massachusetts Teachers Aim To Knock Down ‘Data Walls’ By Sarah Jaffe, February 16, 2014
Economic Man and the Virginia White Tailed Deer. The Analogy between Natural Species and the Human Race By John Kozy, February 16, 2014
The Salvadorian Elections and Beijing’s Rising Star in Central America By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, February 15, 2014
Korea: War and Forgetting on Jeju Island. “Who Controls the Past Controls the Future” George Orwell By John Pilger, February 14, 2014
In the Darkness of Dick Cheney By Mark Danner, February 13, 2014
Political Rupture in South Africa and the National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA). New Start for Socialist Politics? By Socialist Project, February 12, 2014
Wealth And Inequality In America: The Rich are getting Richer and the Poor are getting Poorer
Capital in the Twenty-First Century: Analysis of Wealth and Income Inequality By Eric Zuesse, February 11, 2014
“Deception is the Lifeblood of our Political System. Game Theory: A Simple Way to Revolutionize Government By Global Research News, February 11, 2014
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The Legacy of Malcolm X: “God’s Judgment of White America”, The Internationalization of the Black Struggle By Abayomi Azikiwe, February 11, 2014
Who Triggered the Rwandan Genocide? UN Investigator Michael Hourigan, the Key Testimony By Global Research News, February 10, 2014
Imperialism’s Coup d’Etat against Democracy and the People of Haiti By Dr. Ajamu Nangwaya, February 09, 2014
New World Order Bureaucracies and the Rise of Impersonal Rule By Greg Guma, February 08, 2014
Forging a New Movement against Neoliberalism in South Africa By Socialist Project, February 05, 2014
The Sochi Winter Olympics: Chaos in the Competition Zone By Greg Guma, February 04, 2014
The African National Congress (ANC), Nelson Mandela and the African American Struggle By Abayomi Azikiwe, February 04, 2014
An American Made Holocaust: The History of US Wars, Deceptions and Crimes against Humanity By Chris Pratt, February 03, 2014
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Kerry’s Israel-Palestine “Framework” is DOA By Richard Silverstein, February 02, 2014