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Europe’s “Great War” of 1914-1918 does not deserve to be called the “First World War.” That title should go to the first real global conflict, Europe’s genocidal invasion of other regions that began in late 15th Century. European historians have sought to downplay the ferocity, extent and significance of that earlier conflict by treating it as a diffuse historical process.

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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.

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One story that did not make headlines. Rapper Lupe Fiasco was performing live at the StartUp RockOn concert to celebrate the re-election of Barack H. Obama on January 21st. He was kicked off the stage by Obama’s secret service detail because he was singing Anti-Obama lyrics…

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Soccer: Doing the Impossible, Holding FIFA Accountable By Binoy Kampmark, September 29, 2014
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Operation Gladio: NATO’s Secret Armies By Global Research News, September 28, 2014
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The History of Anti-Semitism and the State of Israel By Anthony Bellchambers, September 27, 2014
Reality Denial : Apologetics for Western-Imperial Violence
Propaganda, Brain-washing, Playing Dumb to Avoid the Truth By Prof. Edward Curtin, September 24, 2014
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Namibia: Germany’s African Holocaust By Andre Vltchek, September 23, 2014
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World Population Alarmism: Twelve Billion People by 2100 By Tony Cartalucci, September 23, 2014
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2,400 Year Old “Enemy of my Enemy is my Friend” Myth has Led to Insanely Stupid U.S. Foreign Policy By Washington's Blog, September 23, 2014
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Kagame Started the Genocide in Rwanda, then Congo By Global Research News, September 21, 2014
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Hotel Propaganda: What Really Happened in Rwanda in 1994 By Antony C. Black, September 21, 2014
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Rigged Scottish Referendum? Why the Anglo-American Establishment is Opposed to an Independent Scotland By Timothy Alexander Guzman, September 21, 2014
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Scotland Votes ‘NO’, Now Watch As the Ground Shifts Beneath Our Feet By Patrick Henningsen, September 20, 2014
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Westminster in Panic: In the Wake of The Scottish Referendum By Binoy Kampmark, September 20, 2014
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Israel’s Support for Latin American Dictators: “Mothers of the Disappeared” Feel Gaza’s Pain By Andrew Klein, September 20, 2014
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History: ‘Yes’ to Scotland Independence and Britain’s Waning Imperialism By John Goss, September 19, 2014
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Open Letter to Mrs. Michelle Obama From a Son of Haiti By Jafrikayiti, September 18, 2014
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The Hidden History of the Korean War By Dr. T. P. Wilkinson, September 18, 2014
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Theodore Roosevelt and American Racism By Margaret Kimberley, September 18, 2014
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Bankers Rule: City of London vs. Scottish Independence By James Hall, September 17, 2014
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Money and Academia: Koch Foundation Proposal to Florida State University: Teach our Curriculum, Get Millions By Dave Levinthal, September 17, 2014
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Satire: Tony Blair Urges the “Ukraine Solution”: Air Strikes Against Scotland in Event of ‘Yes’ Vote By Global Research News, September 16, 2014
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Scotland: A Yes Vote Changes Everything By Global Research News, September 16, 2014
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America’s “Ethics” of Bombing Civilians After World War II: Massive Casualties and the Targeting of Civilians in the Korean War By Sahr Conway-Lanz, September 15, 2014
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“The Mentality of Brutality”: Islamic State Beheadings and “Civilized Barbarity” By John Kozy, September 13, 2014
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Springtime for Russophobia: Putin the “New Hitler” and Anti-Russian Propaganda By Mark Hackard, September 13, 2014
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Human Rights Hypocrisy: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights By Kimlee Wong, September 12, 2014
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An Exception to American Exceptionalism: Russia and the Moral Foundations of a New World System By Valery Fadeev, September 12, 2014
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9/11 After Thirteen Years: Continuous Warfare, Police State, Endless Falsehoods By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 11, 2014
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Never Forget … Countries from Around the World Admit They Use “False Flag Terror” By Washington's Blog, September 11, 2014
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9/11: The Mother of All Big Lies By Stephen Lendman, September 11, 2014
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Racism and Segregation in America, Past and Present: Malcolm X in Ferguson By Dimitris Fasfalis, September 09, 2014
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U.S. War Crimes and The Need To Recognize The Psychology Of Evil By Carl Herman, September 09, 2014
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COINTELPRO and U.S. State Terrorism Against the Black Panther Party By Angela A. Allen-Bell, September 08, 2014
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“Exterminate All the Brutes!” – European and American Colonialism and Imperialism By Ron Jacobs, September 05, 2014
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The “Real Democracy” Movement in Spain and the Capture of Institutions The Dynamic Reorganization of the Spanish Left By Mario Candeias, September 03, 2014
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Organized Labor in America Today. “Workers get the Best Democracy Money can Buy” By Stephen Lendman, September 01, 2014
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The History of Wall Street’s Unspoken Relationship to Nazi Germany: Dragon Teeth to Be Planted All Over Europe Again By Yuriy Rubtsov, September 01, 2014
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Labor’s Demise Is America’s Demise Thoughts for Labor Day By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 01, 2014
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The West, the Greatest Cause of War in Human History, Stands stripped of all Legitimacy By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, August 31, 2014
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Canada: Toronto March Against Anti-Semitism -White Privilege Masquerades as Anti-Racism By Yves Engler, August 30, 2014
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Russia and Eurasia: Who are the Russians? By Gaither Stewart, August 29, 2014
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Scottish Independence, “Better Apart” – Campaigning for the Referendum is Driving a Wedge Between Us All By Lesley Docksey, August 27, 2014
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Lies, Propaganda and “Political Brainwashing”. Remembering and Forgetting By Prof. Edward Curtin, August 26, 2014
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Africa and America: Why Ferguson is the Congo By BK Kumbi, August 26, 2014
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Wars for National Prestige – Changing the Conception that War is Honorable By David Swanson, August 25, 2014
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Earthquakes, Gods and California By Binoy Kampmark, August 25, 2014
CANADA'S NDP: Mulcair’s Victory: What Does It Mean?
Canadian MP quits the NDP Opposition for being a “Pro-Israel Party” By Middle East Monitor, August 22, 2014
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How to Start a War: The American Use of War Pretext Incidents By Richard Sanders, August 19, 2014
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Buddhism in Myanmar: Extremism and Crimes Against Humanity By Sufyan bin Uzayr, August 18, 2014
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A Terrible Normality: The Massacres and Aberrations of History By Michael Parenti, August 18, 2014
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Novorossiya Army Being Formed in East Ukraine By Ria Novosti, August 17, 2014
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How the War on Christians in Iraq and Syria is Paving the Way for a Clash of Civilizations By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, August 16, 2014
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Seven Special Seats Reserved for the Indigenous Community in Bolivian Elections By David Dougherty, August 16, 2014
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The Dumbing Down of America – By Design By Joachim Hagopian, August 14, 2014
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First Woman Gets the Nobel Prize in Mathematics By RT, August 14, 2014
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Mass Murder as Political Marketing – The Phoenix Program and U.S. Foreign Policy By Dr. T. P. Wilkinson, August 13, 2014
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Cold War Two By William Blum, August 12, 2014
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War and the Danger of “False Flags”: When Governments Apply the Old Schoolyard Bully Trick: “He Hit Me First!” By Washington's Blog, August 10, 2014
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The Sinking of The Lusitania, America’s Entry into World War I, A Bonanza for Wall Street By Gabriel Donohoe, August 10, 2014
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Israel Gives Jews a Bad Name By Danny Schechter, August 08, 2014
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Beware: Israel the Eager Provocateur By Tony Cartalucci, August 08, 2014
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The Enduring Myth of Hiroshima By John LaForge, August 07, 2014
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If Palestinians Were Human Beings By Shourideh C. Molavi, August 07, 2014
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How LBJ Was Deceived on Gulf of Tonkin. War Pretext Incident to Justify Vietnam War By Gareth Porter, August 06, 2014
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Gaza Massacre: Israel’s Reversion to Old Colonial Tactics By James Abourezk, August 06, 2014
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Switzerland is the Model for an Independent Republic of Scotland By Steven MacMillan, August 05, 2014
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The Bombing of Nagasaki August 9, 1945. Unwelcome Truths for Church and State By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, August 05, 2014
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One Hundred Years Since the Outbreak of World War I By Nick Beams, August 05, 2014
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The West’s Liberal “Left” and the “Rationalizing” of Genocide in Historic Palestine By Phil Greaves, August 01, 2014
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A Watershed Moment in Human History: The Slaughter in Gaza and Humankind’s Response By R. Teichmann, August 01, 2014
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Washington Pays Lip Service to Israeli War Crimes: U.S. Veto Power Ensures Israel’s Impunity from International Law By Kourosh Ziabari, July 30, 2014
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Mutual Hostility Between Russians and Americans Soars. Polls By Eric Zuesse, July 30, 2014
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The Moral Failure Of The West: Israel Is Stealing and Murdering Its Way Through Palestine By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, July 29, 2014
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Palestine, War and the Lethal Role of Journalists By CounterPunch Newswire, July 29, 2014
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The Emperor’s Rage: Let Chaos Envelop the World! By Prof. James Petras, July 29, 2014
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U.S. Holds the World Record of Killings of Innocent Civilians By Prof. John McMurtry and Kourosh Ziabari, July 29, 2014
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China-South Korea Relations: “Xi Jinping Visits Seoul: The Bigger Picture” By Mel Gurtov, July 28, 2014
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The Japan-China Confrontation Over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands – Between “shelving” and “dispute escalation” By Reinhard Drifte, July 28, 2014
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Ukraine, Russia and New Russia: From the February 21 Kiev Coup d'Etat to the July 17 MH17 Tragedy By Vladislav Krasnov, July 28, 2014
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The Lessons of World War I: The 100th Anniversary of the Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, July 28, 2014
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Historical Powder Keg: Is 2014 going to be a 1914 Redux for Europe and the World? By Michael Werbowski, July 28, 2014