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Julia Ward Howe was a humanist who cared about suffering people, a feminist, a social justice activist & suffragette, and it was because of her anti-war commitment that she wrote the famous “Mother’s Day Proclamation” 5 years after the Civil War, which resulted in 600,000 dead American soldiers
This story begins in the early 1900s. Gasoline-powered transportation, whether by private auto or mass transit, was on its way out. Electric automobiles were rapidly gaining ground over their gas-powered rivals. By 1900, nearly 40% of all US cars were electric...
Washington knew a Japanese fleet was on its way to Pearl Harbor, but welcomed the attack since a Japanese aggression would make it possible to “sell” the war to an anti-war American public.
John D. Rockefeller Jr. owned a controlling interest in Standard Oil, but the next largest stockholder was the German chemical company I. G. Farben, through which the firm sold $20 million worth of gasoline and lubricants to the Nazis.
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9/11 Truth: Under Lockdown for Nearly Two Decades By Max Parry, April 22, 2020
Is the CIA Preparing a Color Revolution in Cuba? By Germán Gorraiz López, April 22, 2020
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The Doctrine of Cyber Manipulation By Germán Gorraiz López, April 22, 2020
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China’s Message to Donald: What Do You Want from Us? By Lin Liangduo, April 21, 2020
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A Government Against the People By Philip Giraldi, April 21, 2020
The Gulf Kingdoms Are Finally Waking Up to Hindu Extremists’ Inherent Islamophobia By Andrew Korybko, April 21, 2020
A Decade on the Left By Leo Panitch and Ronan Burtenshaw, April 21, 2020
Playa Girón: Fidel and Cuba’s “Civic-Military Union” By Arnold August, April 20, 2020
And so, It’s Biden By William Stroock, April 20, 2020
Rotating on Boredom’s Spit By Edward Curtin, April 19, 2020
Memories of Old Brooklyn: The Man in the Yard By Philip A Farruggio, April 19, 2020
Conspiracy Theory
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Elizabeth Warren Joins the Biden Bandwagon, Betrays Supporters By Stephen Lendman, April 16, 2020
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“Madam, How Can I Have Any Plans?” By Barbara Nimri Aziz, April 15, 2020
Will Covid-19 Awake Us? The Unconscious System Plague By Prof. John McMurtry, April 15, 2020
How Coronavirus Is Destroying Donald Trump’s Presidency By Peter Oborne, April 15, 2020
Preserve Human Dignity – Even in the Face of Terrible and Seemingly Hopeless Conditions! By Dr. Rudolf Hänsel, April 14, 2020
Sanders Formally Capitulates to Corporatist-Warmonger Biden By Stephen Lendman, April 14, 2020
Confucius Is Winning the Covid-19 War By Pepe Escobar, April 14, 2020
Prague Mayor Shows No Respect to Russians Who Liberated It from Nazism By Paul Antonopoulos, April 14, 2020
The Cuban Missile Crisis and US Terrorist Campaigns Against Cuba By Shane Quinn, April 14, 2020
Get Ready for an Unacceptable “New Normal”: Censorship, Extrajudicial Arrests, Is Martial Law the Next Shoe to Drop? By Stephen Lendman, April 14, 2020
Brazilian Democracy Is Dead By Fernando Horta, April 13, 2020
The Elite’s COVID-19 Coup Against a Terrified Humanity: Resisting Powerfully By Robert J. Burrowes, April 13, 2020
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Venezuela Announces 6-month Rent Suspension, Guarantees Workers’ Wages, Bans Lay-offs By Paul Dobson, April 12, 2020
There Is No Iranian-American Agreement and No Truce in Iraq By Elijah J. Magnier, April 12, 2020
Jesus of Nazareth. Time for Reflection and Understanding By Philip A Farruggio, April 11, 2020
The One Paragraph You Need to Read from the JFK Assassination Files that May Change Everything By Zero Hedge and Douglas P. Horne, April 10, 2020
Jesus Was Born in a Police State By John W. Whitehead, April 10, 2020
Social Crisis and the Public Use of Reason By Prof. Sam Ben-Meir, April 09, 2020
‘Collateral Murder’ and the My Lai Massacre By Joe Lauria, April 08, 2020
Neoliberalism, Climate Change and the Future of Architecture By Caoimhghin Ó Croidheáin, April 08, 2020
Coronavirus: The Great Geopolitical Leveller By Johanna Ross, April 08, 2020
Video: Collateral Murder 10 Years On By Kristinn Hrafnsson, April 07, 2020
Letter from President Nicolás Maduro to the People of the United States By Nicolas Maduro, April 07, 2020
‘It Is Disease that Makes Health Sweet and Good’ By Pepe Escobar, April 07, 2020
Britain on the Brink: Boris Johnson Moved to Intensive Care By Johanna Ross, April 07, 2020
A Tale of Two Stockpiles: Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. on the Anniversary of His Murder in a Pandemic Year By Brian Terrell, April 07, 2020
Venezuelan Leader Pens Open Letter to US Public By Telesur, April 07, 2020
Bread Lines in the US By Stephen Lendman, April 07, 2020
Washington Slams Cuba’s Doctors as US Embargo Blocks Coronavirus Aid By Dave DeCamp, April 06, 2020
Ten Years Since WikiLeaks Published the “Collateral Murder” Video By Oscar Grenfell, April 06, 2020
“The Coronavirus pandemic is Magnifying the Cruelty of US Foreign Policy”: The Decade of Transformation: Remaking International Relations By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, April 06, 2020
Doomsday Thinking: Imagining End Times By Greg Guma, April 06, 2020
Henry Kissinger Calls for a New Post-Covid World Order By Mike Whitney, April 06, 2020
The Troubled Middle East: An Endless Cauldron of Violence By Stephen Lendman, April 06, 2020
The Revival Of OPEC+ Is the Next Step in the New Detente By Andrew Korybko, April 06, 2020
Turn Self Isolation Into Self Liberation! Covid-19 and the “Law of Unintended Consequences” By Julian Rose, April 06, 2020
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Advice for People Fearful and Under Duress By Barbara Nimri Aziz, April 03, 2020
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