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The American Boobeosie Have Been Brainwashed

We’re seeing more and more congressional Democrats attempting to push the concept of Russian collusion onto the American electorate. I am just challenging it...

America’s Invasion of Syria

Will it finally end now? Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org The U.S. government has invaded and occupies Syria to overthrow its President, Bashar al-Assad and...
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Video: Turkish media reveals American base locations in Syria

A Turkish state news agency has released a list of U.S. military bases in Northern Syria, as relations between the two NATO allies take...

Zombies R Us: the Walking Dead of the American Police State

Photo by MELISSA MATHIES | CC BY 2.0 Monsters in movies are us, always us, one way or the other. They’re us with hats on....

New Survey: Americans Afraid of Major War. Whose Fault?

According to a new NBC News survey, some 76 percent of Americans are afraid of being drawn into a major...
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Video: Latin America in 2016: The Resurgence of the Right Continues

With Brazil, Peru, and Argentina, more governments shifted to the right in Latin America in 2016, imposing neoliberal economics in a context of high...

The American Nation Is Being Destroyed

Imagine all the people living for today Imagine there’s no countries. It isn’t hard to do. Nothing to kill or die for, And no religion too. Imagine all the...
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Video: Keiser Report: Gutting of America’s Wealth Creation Machine (E1097)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report's annual Summer Solutions series Max and Stacy discuss ... Via Youtube

Fighting the Wrong Enemy: Why Americans Hate Muslims

Two officers sought me from within a crowd at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. They seemed to know who I was. They asked me to...

Undermine American Democracy?

Scott Hamann’s anti-Trump rant, I believe, reveals not only his own beliefs and feelings but also those of many other people. I believe that...

White House voter commission doxxes Americans by revealing emails & addresses

Published time: 15 Jul, 2017 04:01 The Trump administration has unwittingly doxxed more than 100 voters...

Allen Ginsberg reads America

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2017 Social Security Trustees Report Shows That Social Security Continues to Work for America

WASHINGTON - As reporters cover the just-released 2017 Social Security and Medicare Trustees Reports, Social Security Works provides you with this fact sheet that...

The Destructiveness of America’s Alliances

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Alliances between nations are military. Without being military, they would be nothing. Trade agreements don’t require any alliances at...

Preparing for Doomsday: A Shelter-in-Place Mentality Is the New American Normal

(Photo: Ilgam) Has there ever been a nation as dedicated to preparing for doomsday as the United States? If that's a thought that hasn't crossed...

Is This How the World Sees America Now?

Donald Trump recently returned from meeting with the other powerful countries of the G20 group — one of his first big performances on the...

Health Care in America: Where is the Socialist Solution?

Photo by Molly Adams | CC BY 2.0 The introduction of the Republican legislation to “repeal and replace” Obamacare is no more than latest scrimmage...

2 Americans, 1 British volunteer killed fighting alongside Kurds against ISIS in Syria

Six volunteer fighters, two from the US and one from the UK, were killed in Syria...

Getting political: Nearly half of Americans have taken part in First Amendment activities in...

A survey of Americans’ attitude about their First Amendment rights found nearly half participated in at...

The Fight over Mexican-American Books

Latino-rights activists are challenging Arizona’s ban on school books and courses that provide students with information about Mexican-American history and...

UK military should adopt ‘American-style approach’ – top general

Published time: 10 Jul, 2017 12:32 Edited time: 10 Jul, 2017 12:33 Casting aside centuries...

250,000 Americans, 500 groups reject genetically-modified eucalyptus trees

Over 250,000 Americans and 500 organizations submitted comments rejecting the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) proposal...
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Video: ‘America loves Poland’: Trump delivers speech in Warsaw (STREAMED LIVE)

US President Donald Trump delivers a speech at Warsaw's Krasinski Square before traveling to Hamburg for the G20 Summit. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air ... Via Youtube

Americans have the right to film police in public, court rules

Published time: 8 Jul, 2017 00:57 US citizens have the right to film police performing their...

Cutting Medicaid Threatens the Lives and Liberty of Disabled Americans

  Activists with disabilities demonstrate against Trumpcare in Austin, Texas, July 6, 2017. (Photo: Carlos Lowry) Since election night 2016, the streets of the US have...

North Korea vs. America: Trump’s Better Things to Do?

by Kim Petersen / July 7th, 2017 Following a successful ICBM test by the Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK, also referred to as North Korea),...

An American Paradox: Pillorying Fake News while Promoting False Flags

The United States is a schizophrenic asylum of extreme paradoxes: While its internal politics reverberates with fake news-mediated recriminations, Americans yet find merit in...

Most Americans still support Trump’s limited travel ban – new poll

Six in ten American voters support the Trump administration’s new policy of denying entry into the...

The Price of America’s Endless Wars

Official Washington likes to think of its wars as “humanitarian,” supposedly bringing “democracy” to faraway lands, but the wars really...
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Video: Grandson of Former VP Henry A. Wallace on Standing Rock’s Fossil-Free Future &...

https://democracynow.org - As we continue to look at how the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is embracing renewable energy, we turn now to Scott Wallace...

On American Revolution

Photo by Eli Christman | CC BY 2.0 My fellow U.S.-Americans, we’ve never had a revolution. It’s true that slaveowner Thomas Jefferson’s July 4, 1776 Declaration...

Are Americans Getting Too Much Vitamin D?

By Dr. Mercola Over the past couple of decades, tens of thousands of studies have evaluated the benefits of vitamin D, linking low blood levels...

America’s Pension Bomb

We’ve written quite a bit over the past couple of months about the pending financial crisis in Illinois which will inevitability result in the...

Joe And Mika Owe America An Apology

Most media reports have portrayed Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski as aggrieved victims of Donald Trump’s Thursday Twitter tantrum. It can’t be pleasant to...
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Video: Keiser Report: ‘Oligarchic America’ (E1091)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report from Mexico City, Max and Stacy discuss the emergence ... Via...

‘I don’t feel safe’: African American man quits job after finding noose at work

Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 18:22 Edited time: 1 Jul, 2017 11:05 An African American man...
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Video: On Contact: Noam Chomsky discusses his latest book ‘Requiem for the American Dream’

On this week's episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges travels to Cambridge, Massachusetts for a conversation with America's most important intellectual, ... Via Youtube

The Economic Motive for America’s Current Wars

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Russia has long been the chief seller of energy — mainly gas and oil — in the world’s largest...

American Judge Says "Democracy Is Broken” as Court Declines to Oversee Drone Killing

A senior judge has today described American democracy as "broken" and Congressional oversight a "joke" in failing to check the US drone killing program. In...

How Accidental Are America’s Accidental Civilian Killings Across the Middle East?

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis has said “civilian casualties are a fact of life in this sort of situation,” referring to America’s war...
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Video: Historian: Republican Push to Replace Obamacare Reflects Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America

https://democracynow.org - As Republicans attempt to revive a bill to overturn Obamacare, we look at the radical right's attempt to reshape the role of...

America Needs Service Workers — And They Need Health Care

Our country is founded on a myth that anyone can succeed so long as they work hard. That’s the story of Alexander Hamilton that has...
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Video: “America is on Trial”: Historian Ibram X. Kendi on the Failure to Convict...

https://democracynow.org - As three Chicago police officers face charges for covering up the police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, we will look at ... Via...

"America Is on Trial": Historian Ibram X. Kendi on the Failure to Convict Cops...

As three Chicago police officers face charges for covering up the police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, we will look at the cases of...

More Americans See Liberty In Decline. Why?

According to a new Gallup survey, over the past eleven years Americans’ satisfaction with the level of freedom in the...

'Kill the Bill, Don't Kill Me!': Americans with Disabilities Lead the Fight Against Trumpcare

Protesters descended on Republican Senators' offices all over the country on Wednesday, demanding that their elected officials vote against the Senate healthcare bill—which the...

American Samizdat

What happens when America’s top investigative journalist reports what its media-owners don’t want the public to know? Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org This isn’t only...

Common Cause Urges Sean Spicer to Make White House Accountable to the American People...

WASHINGTON - Today, Common Cause urged White House communications director Sean Spicer to return to established norms and allow cameras and live audio feeds...

Warren Buffett wants more taxes on rich Americans, single-payer healthcare

The Republican healthcare proposal amounts to a tax cut for the rich, and the US economy...

What Happened to America’s Wealth? The Rich Hid It.

If you find yourself traveling this summer, take a closer look at America’s deteriorating infrastructure — our crumbling roads, sidewalks, public parks, and train...

Liberty lost? Americans increasingly unhappy with levels of freedom, survey says

Published time: 28 Jun, 2017 11:07 America is often referred to as the "Land of the...
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Video: Russia interfered in US election in decades-long plan to ‘undermine American democracy’ –...

CIA chief Mike Pompeo claims Russian meddling in the US presidential elections was part of a decades-long effort to “undermine American democracy.” Russia ... Via...

American Pravda: CNN Producer Says Russia Narrative ‘Bullsh*t’

In the recent video footage obtained by Project Veritas, John Bonifield a Sr. Producer at CNN, admits to several beliefs...

Death of America’s Common Man

Modern America’s obsession with self and success has killed off what once was an honorable American archetype, the Common Man,...

Signs of America's Demise, and One Way to Survive

It goes far beyond Donald Trump. He's just simple-mindedly exacerbating a trend. Clear signs of deterioration have been building in our nation, some of...

22mn Americans to lose health insurance under Senate Obamacare repeal bill ‒ CBO

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) assessed the Republican-proposed healthcare bill facing the US Senate will cost...

Not Even Our National Monuments Are Safe in Trump’s America

In the fall of 2002, I spent nearly two weeks backpacking in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah. Fifteen years later, that experience...

How America Armed Terrorists in Syria

Free Syrian Army fighters in Saqba, a suburb of Damascus (Photo: Freedom House/CC-BY-2.0) Three-term Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, a member of both the Armed...

How America Armed Terrorists in Syria

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s “Stop Arming Terrorists Act” to curb weapons going to Al Qaeda-linked jihadists in Syria, has attracted only...

Deep History of America’s Deep State

Exclusive: The idea of an elitist Deep State – erasing a “mistake”  by the people – pervades current efforts to...
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Video: How much do ordinary Americans know about civilian plight in Syria?

US coalition conducts major offence in the Syrian city of Raqqa, the de-facto ISIS capital. The UN Secretary General António Guterres expressed deep concern...

Rural America is Aging and Shrinking

Technology and diverging values widen the gap between small-town USA and cities. Americans in rural areas and small towns see the world...

Another Troop Surge in America’s Longest War

President Trump might have dodged military service in his youth, but he certainly is militaristic — he’s bellicose, likes to issue commands, and is...

America illegally at war for a long time now – US Senator Rand Paul

Published time: 21 Jun, 2017 14:53 Edited time: 21 Jun, 2017 15:05 US Senator Rand Paul...
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Video: At AIPAC Protest, Young American Jews Voice Rejection of Israeli Policies

Journalist and author Max Blumenthal says the vocal Jewish-led protests at this year's AIPAC Policy Conference highlight a growing generational divide on ... Via Youtube

High anxiety: Americans among most tense people in the world, survey finds

A decade-long study shows a disturbing trend of anxiety levels among US citizens. Deep concerns of...

‘Risk too high’: Tour agency that sent Otto Warmbier to N. Korea halts trips...

Published time: 20 Jun, 2017 11:54 Edited time: 20 Jun, 2017 12:04 The Chinese travel agency...

Concerned Americans Say New GMO Regs Would Make Oversight Worse, Not Better

WASHINGTON - Today marks the close of three U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) public comment periods on...

America’s Real Loss of Prestige and Leadership Abroad

Because we traded the smooth talking guy for the clumsy boob with no manners, it is popular to bleat that America has given up...

Data used by Trump campaign on 198mn Americans found exposed online

Published time: 19 Jun, 2017 17:37 A California-based cybersecurity firm found a database of nearly 200...

Don’t believe anonymous officials, DOJ tells Americans

The Department of Justice has warned the American public not to take at face value anything...
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Video: ‘Russians do not consider Americans as enemies’ – Putin at Q&A session

Russian President Vladimir Putin holds annual Q&A in Moscow. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

Miami Conference Signals Further Militarization of US Policy in Central America

In a high-level meeting Friday, the presidents of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador will discuss the region’s security with American and Mexican officials. Innocuous...

Gallup Finds Stunning Decline in Americans’ Respect for U.S. Government

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org On June 9th, Gallup’s Editor-In-Chief, Frank Newport, headlined "Americans Want More Than Just Budget Cuts” and reported that, “Gallup's latest update...

Putin, Ukraine and What Americans Know

Exclusive: In an interview with Oliver Stone, Russian President Putin explained his take on the Ukraine crisis, one that contrasts...

Without a New Glass-Steagall America Will Fail

For 66 years the Glass-Steagall act reduced the risks in the banking system.  Eight years after the act was repealed, the banking system blew...

Americans trust Comey over Trump following his ‘prevalent’ leaks – poll

Published time: 11 Jun, 2017 18:02 A poll conducted following former FBI chief James Comey’s testimony...

The Plight of the “Other”: Immigrants and Refugees in America’s Heartland

Photo by Rick Obst | CC BY 2.0 Amy Rowell is the Director of World Relief for the Quad Cities (Rock Island and Moline in...
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Video: Worst Epidemic in U.S. History? Opioid Crisis Now Leading Cause of Death for...

https://democracynow.org - Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. To put the death toll into...

Opioid Crisis Now Leading Cause of Death for Americans Under 50

Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. To put the death toll into perspective, opioid...

Trump and the American Decline

The fury over President Trump’s behavior and the hysteria over Russia are concealing the more significant long-term erosion of U.S....

Paris Agreement Just Anti-White Virtue Signalling–Trump Signals America First

President Trump fulfilled one of his campaign promises by withdrawing our country from last year’s Paris agreement on phasing out fossil-fuel energy production. This...

American Darkness Vs. Bhutan Brightness

As Donald Trump axes America’s commitment to the Paris Climate Accord, the Kingdom of Bhutan’s Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay finalizes Bhutan for Life, a...

Trump Isolates America from the World

In 2016, American voters faced a painful dilemma, electing a proven war hawk or a climate-change denier – and somehow...

Russia’s Eifman Ballet hits New York City Center with grand North American tour

Published time: 3 Jun, 2017 11:09 Edited time: 3 Jun, 2017 11:12 Renowned St. Petersburg dance...

Trump Just Cemented His Legacy as America’s Worst-Ever President

In an inexplicable abdication of any semblance of responsibility or leadership, Donald Trump has announced that he will begin the process to withdraw the...

America’s Iran Hysteria

“Everywhere you look, if there is trouble in the region,” Secretary of Defense James Mattis told reporters on a mid-April visit to Riyadh, Saudi...

‘Not good for America or world’: Musk abandons Trump advisory role after Paris deal...

Published time: 1 Jun, 2017 21:25 Elon Musk has followed through on his threat to leave...

Trump’s Revealing Budget for Rural America

How we spend our money says a lot about what we value — and what we can do without. The Trump administration’s proposed budget,...

The Good Americans

Photo by Jörn Schubert | CC BY 2.0 The Pink Revolution of 2017, better known as Russiagate, is now more or less a fait accompli....

Hate on display: Noose found in DC African American museum & N-word scrawled on...

Published time: 1 Jun, 2017 03:54 A noose was found at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of...

Fox News’ ratings slide as Americans’ mistrust of mainstream media grows

Nearly two-thirds of US voters believe that the mainstream media is producing fake news, according to...

Voice of America faces budget cuts, vows to fight 'Russian disinformation'

The US government’s broadcasting agency may shut down some services if it loses a suggested $63...

William J. Astore asks: Will America’s Wars Ever End?

In late 2009, I wrote the following article for Huff Post under the title, “One Grizzled Veteran’s Dream.” This Memorial Day Weekend, I’d like...

Trump's "Victims of Immigration Crime" Hotline Is as American as It Gets

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer in Calexico, California, March 21, 2005. From "Neighborhood Watch" programs to crime hotlines, the US justifies profiling by...

Poetry to the Rescue of America's Soul

As President Donald Trump’s (is this true or is it only a passingvnightmare?) wrecking machine continues its steady work of destroyingeverything that is dear...
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Video: America First? Trump shoves aside Montenegro PM at NATO summit

US President Donald Trump was caught on camera pushing Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic out of the way at the NATO summit in Brussels. Via...

Trump’s Reckless Appeasement of Coal Industry is Putting America’s Drinking Water at Risk

Sierra ClubLate yesterday, Donald Trump’s EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, proposed suspending deadlines for new clean water protections against coal plants dumping massive amounts of...

NSA Spying On Americans ‘Widespread’ – Let Sec. 702 Expire!

In October, 2016, the NSA was forced to admit that it had misused Sec. 702 of the FISA Amendments to...
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Video: Economist Joseph Stiglitz: Trump’s Budget Takes a Sledgehammer to What Remains of the...

https://democracynow.org - The Trump administration unveiled its $4.1 trillion budget Tuesday. The plan includes massive cuts to social programs, while calling ... Via Youtube

23mn Americans to lose health insurance by 2026 under GOP repeal of Obamacare –...

Published time: 24 May, 2017 22:00 Edited time: 25 May, 2017 12:39 The nonpartisan Congressional Budget...

Saving America’s Great Places

I’m writing this from Yellowstone National Park. Established in 1872, this was our first National Park. The world’s first, in fact. In an interesting window...

Independent Journalists Reveal America’s Sinister War in Syria

Syria is not experiencing a “civil war.” It is being targeted by both proxy and direct military force organized by the United States and...

FISA court finds NSA violated search restrictions, spied on Americans

Intelligence agencies under former President Barack Obama routinely violated privacy rights, conducted illegal searches and gathered...

William Astore on America’s ‘Beautiful’ Weapons

President Trump is hawking weapons in the Middle East. After concluding a deal with the Saudis for $110 billion in weaponry, he sought out...

America’s Civil War II

Civil wars are perhaps the most tragic and bitter, when a country goes to war on itself – and it’s brother against brother, homesteads...

America’s Retarded Awareness

Alternative ideas don’t come easily to Americans. It seems that Americans imported colonial hierarchal practices from Europe to cultivate them to their own advantage....

20 Years of GM Soy in the Southern Cone of Latin America, 20 Reasons...

The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) has just published its annual report, which confirms that the Southern Cone of Latin...

How China Lobby Shaped America

Exclusive: A prototype of the modern foreign lobby in Washington was the China Lobby, bribing and bending U.S. politicians to...

America’s Reign of Terror

“The means of defense against foreign danger have been always the instruments of tyranny at home.” ― James Madison Who designed the malware worm that...

‘Filthy’ air pollution is killing more Brits per 100,000 than in US & South...

Published time: 18 May, 2017 10:18 Edited time: 18 May, 2017 15:51 The number of...

Illusions and Dangers in Trump's "America First" Policy: An Interview With Economist Robert Pollin

Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Fountain Hills, Arizona, March 19, 2016. (Photo: Gage Skidmore) Donald Trump will probably go down in history...

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to Probe US Border Patrol Over Killing of Mexican...

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, DC, has agreed to open a case against the US government for the murder and cover-up...
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Video: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to Probe U.S. Border Patrol over Killing of...

http://democracynow.org - The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C., has agreed to open a case against the U.S. government for ... Via Youtube

William J. Astore on Icons of American Militarism

At this moment, it’s hard to think of a better symbol of American militarism than a giant bomb with a U.S. flag on it....

The Never-Ending 'Willie Horton Effect' is Keeping Prisons Too Full for America's Good

At a time when Democrats and Republicans appear incapable of working together on even the simplest of matters, one area of surprising agreement has...

‘Lucky’ American triumphs in Russia’s ‘chess diplomacy’ tournament

An ordinary US federal government employee won a prestigious invitation-only chess tournament set up by diplomats...

America’s Great Leap Backwards

For almost 50 years, the US economy and society has taken a great leap backward — accelerating during the past three Presidencies. Not...

The American Imperium Is Going Down

For the World War II generation there was clarity. The attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec 7, 1941, united the nation as it had never been...

'Keep America safe in cyberspace': Trump signs cybersecurity executive order

President Donald Trump has signed a long-awaited executive order designed to strengthen the cybersecurity of critical...
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Video: USSR’s role in WW2: Americans give RT their best guesses

Among the countries that fought Nazi Germany in WWII, the Soviet Union paid the highest price and was key to defeating Hitler. However, as...

New Prez Wants South Korea To Learn To Say No to America

South Korea has just elected a liberal president who favors rebuilding tattered relations with neighboring North Korea, which could signal a policy shift and...

American Justice Now Feels Laughable

Heard any good jokes lately? Desiree Fairooz did. But laughing at it got her thrown in jail. That’s right: Fairooz was just convicted for laughing...

Study: Majority of Americans Believe U.S. Losing its Culture and Identity

A new study has found that 55% of the U.S. public believe America is in danger of losing its culture and identity....

‘Brexit means Brexit’ tour of London offered to Americans… for a mere $6K

The New York Times is cashing in on Britain’s split from the EU by offering a ‘Brexit Means Brexit Tour’ of London to American...

Rewilding America

It’s time for us as a people to come together, to form an understanding about our natural environment, and our connection to it. If...

Black Americans still 30% worse off than whites – equality report

Overall prosperity for Black and Latino Americans still lags 20-30 percent behind whites, according to the...

Playing Games with America’s Health Care

President Trump reneged on promises about health insurance for all to win a House vote on a bill to repeal...
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Video: DRONE FOOTAGE: WW2 American fighter aircraft lifted from the bottom of Kerch...

An American P-40 fighter aircraft from World War II was lifted from the bottom of the Kerch Strait, 6 kilometres (3.7 miles) from the...

America’s Ready Supply of Enemies

The U.S. political process seems to rely on a steady supply of foreign “enemies” to hate, but sometimes politicians overcome...

War and Empire: the American Way of Life

Photo courtesy of  CC BY 2.0   A few months ago I received a message from a professor at the Khomeini Institute for Education and  Research in...

Man sues American Airlines for $74k after sitting next to ‘grossly obese’ passengers

An Australian man is suing American Airlines for AU$100,000 (US$74,080) after being forced to sit next...

A Radical’s Struggle To Remake America

By Michael R. Maharrey May 6, 2017 This is not your typical biography. There have been countless books written on Jefferson, but Gutzman tills a lot...
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Video: ’16 years, same tactics’: America’s longest war since Vietnam fails to bring end...

Eight people have been killed and 28 more injured as a reported suicide bomb blast targeting a NATO convoy hit the Afghan capital, Kabul,...

The ACA Repeal Has Passed the House, Threatening Millions of Americans

House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks at a news conference about health care legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 6, 2017. (Photo: Gabriella...

House Passes Revised American Health Care Act

House Republicans passed a revised version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) on Thursday. The bill passed after moderate Republicans fretted this...

Why Americans Distrust the Press More Than They Distrust Trump

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org A Morning Consult poll published on April 28th showed that “roughly half (51 percent) of Americans said the national...

FBI aids in ‘hate crime’ investigation of bananas hung from nooses at American University

The FBI is helping an investigation at American University in Washington, DC, where campus police say...

America’s Top Scientists Confirm: U.S. Goal Now Is to Conquer Russia

Eric Zuesse The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists published a study, on 1 March 2017, which opened: The US nuclear forces modernization program has been portrayed...

"The Height of Idiocy": Americans Tell Trump's EPA What They Think About Easing Drinking...

WASHINGTON - Almost 40,000 Americans have let the Environmental Protection Agency know what they think about the Trump administration’s agenda to eliminate "burdensome" environmental...

Bigoted Americans Far More Supportive of War Against Syria

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org —— On April 23rd, the U.S. mega-corporate and government-funded National Public Radio network, NPR, interviewed voters about their views on...

The Empire Expands: Not the American One, But Trump’s

President Trump, his children and their spouses, aren’t just using the Oval Office to augment their political legacy or secure future riches. Okay, they...

America’s Rapacious Aristocracy and WW3

Eric Zuesse The disenchanted Reagan Administration official and much-honored economist and political scientist, Paul Craig Roberts, headlined on April 27th, "Washington Plans to Nuke Russia...

Demonstrating America’s Need for Immigrants

President Trump has pushed for the expulsion of millions of undocumented immigrants, but they are pushing back by using May...

Zuckerberg 2020? Facebook CEO tours America’s rust belt amid rumors of political run

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg began 2017 with a bold personal challenge: “to have visited and met...
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Video: Keiser Report: America-China Financial Wars (E 1064)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the 'total fool' speculator who ... Via...

The Only Way To Win America’s Wars Is To End Them

Today, I saw another article on why America is losing its wars in places like Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere. The gist of this and...
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Video: Trump’s Tax Plan & Push To End Net Neutrality Are An “All Out...

http://democracynow.org - As President Trump marks his first 100 day in office, Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) argues many of his plans have increased inequality. Via...

America’s New Nuclear Missile Endangers the World

At a time of growing tensions between nuclear powers—Russia and NATO in Europe, and the U.S., North Korea and China in Asia—Washington has quietly...

NSA to stop collecting Americans' emails, texts about foreign surveillance targets

Published time: 28 Apr, 2017 20:25 The National Security Agency says it will halt the warrantless collection...

American Airlines AA211 from Manchester to JFK declares emergency, turns back

Published time: 28 Apr, 2017 09:56Edited time: 28 Apr, 2017 10:03 A flight from Manchester, England,...

The Threat of Nuclear Weapons to America

Did you know the U.S. has built nearly 70,000 nuclear weapons since 1945? Did you know the U.S. Air Force lost a B-52 and...

‘America is a white nation’: University flyer demands students report ‘illegal aliens’

Published time: 27 Apr, 2017 14:15 A notice calling on “white Americans” attending University of Texas at...

POLL: Americans Support Military-Industrial Complex Above All Else

Eric Zuesse A new Morning Consult/POLITICO survey, published on 26 April, indicates that most American voters support the military-industrial complex more than they support any...

Nordstrom selling ‘rugged Americana’ mud-stained jeans for $425

Published time: 26 Apr, 2017 21:27 Nordstrom is selling $425 jeans with fake mud stains for shoppers...

The Answer to American Troubles

Now that we see that Donald Trump is going to abandon the platform on which he won his election, and return the Republican Party...

RT America earns Silver & Bronze World Medals at NY Festivals World’s Best TV...

RT America has been awarded one Silver Medal and two Bronze Medals at the annual New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards. Question more,...

Decoding the American Jewish Zionists’ Rise to Power

Part 4: Readings in the Jewish Zionist Control of the United States: Interviews with Francis Boyle, James Petras, and Kim Petersenby B.J. Sabri /...

Flashback! Questions From the Last Time America Was Supposed To ‘Take Out’ Assad

History is a funny thing, because we forget it so easily, and so quickly. That forgetting is usually based on the political needs of...
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Video: Iraqi-American Doctor Who Revealed Flint Water Crisis Slams Trump & Travel Ban at...

http://democracynow.org - Among those who spoke out at the March for Science in Washington, D.C., on Saturday was Flint's Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, ... Via Youtube

American Dream in Freefall: It's This Bad

Whither the American Dream? It may not be totally dead, but a new study suggests that it is certainly on life support. Published in the American...

America’s Tale of Two Cities, Redux

Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities, required reading in secondary school, is the second biggest selling single-volume book of all-time at 200 million...

31% of Americans view Russia as ‘greatest danger’ to US, highest rate in 3...

Answering an open-ended question, 31% of Americans said Russia currently represents the “greatest danger” to the US, according to a new poll. It is...

In Time for the Reform Debate, New Documents Shed Light on the Government’s Surveillance...

The ACLU on Friday released more than a dozen new documents concerning the government’s warrantless surveillance of millions of Americans. They were obtained from...
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Video: European, North American Campuses Observe Israeli Apartheid Week

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Fresno Shooting Highlights America’s Anti-White Murder Plague

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Trump's "Buy American" Order Looks Weak as DAPL Company Pushes Back

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An American Uprising: Assessing Opportunities for Progressive Political Change

We live in a time of tremendous instability and change. Concerns about growing authoritarianism in American politics – as reflected in the rise of...

“Making America Great Again” by Reducing the World to Ashes?

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‘Hire Americans’: New Trump order to crack down on work visas for foreigners

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America Must Start Looking How to End All the Wars It Has Started

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Trump’s border wall could have Americans trapped on ‘Mexican’ side – report

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What Does an "America First" Foreign Policy Actually Mean?

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Video: Keiser Report: What is Wrong with America? (E 1056)

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A new poll has found that the majority of American voters, 63 percent, want the Trump...

Found in Cuba: The American Dream (and Nightmare)

Originally posted at TomDispatch. It has to be one of the oddities of our history: the near-obsessive level of attention that, for almost 60 years,...

Found in Cuba: The American Dream (and Nightmare)

I’ll tell you up front that my personal vehicle has crowns of rust on the rear wheel wells and an interior that smells vaguely...

Was American Intervention in WW I Justified?

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Make America Neocon Again

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Video: ‘ISIS will exploit American airstrike in Syria to advance its position’ – frmr...

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US lawmakers want to know how many Americans under surveillance

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Journey Through Trump’s America

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40% of Americans are more cautious about emails after alleged DNC hack – poll

Forty percent of Americans have become more cautious about what they write in emails since last year’s alleged hack into the Democratic National Committee...

Forgotten Americans

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Video: Chomsky: Leftist Latin American Governments Have Failed to Build Sustainable Economies

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Hopeless But Optimistic: Journeying Through America’s Endless War in Afghanistan

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Activism Is The Only Hope Of Restoring America's Democratic Principles

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Video: ‘Americans don’t want to believe that CIA is capable of spying’ – former...

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Oligarchy in America

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On Economic Patriotism: Capitalist Nationalism and the Making of American Political Identity

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Duping Americans on Healthcare and War

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Six in 10 Americans believe mainstream TV and newspaper media outlets report fake news regularly or...

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Video: Keiser Report: Trail of ‘American carnage’ (E 1049)

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the trail of 'American carnage' and how it led to a Trump presidency....

Fall of the American Galactic Empire

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American Attitudes About Israel/Lobby Programs

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America Digs Its Own Afghan Grave

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Ditching the “Deep State”: The Rise of a New Conspiracy Theory in American Politics

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Video: Will House Republicans “Jump Off the Cliff” and Cut Healthcare for 24 Million...

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Video: ‘Media biased while choosing stories’: Americans react to MSM silence about Mosul

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RT America’s Chris Hedges nominated for Daytime Emmy

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Live Feed: Israel Lobby and American Policy Conference

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American man on 25th anniversary holiday last victim of London terror attack to be...

The third victim of the terrorist attack outside Parliament in London on Wednesday has been...

It’s Time To End America’s Longest War

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Trump’s Spending Cuts Would Create the Black America He’s Been Talking About

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Video: ‘US acting surprised’ – Frmr American diplomat on declassified scenarios of Syria regime...

Recently declassified CIA document shows that the U.S. explored multiple scenarios of Syrian regime change - decades before the start of the war in...

Most Young Americans See Trump as 'Illegitimate President': Poll

Most young Americans see President Donald Trump as illegitimate, according to a new poll out Friday. The survey by GenForward, conducted by the Black Youth...

Why Birth Control Is Essential for Americans’ Health

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Rule By Thieves: One Week in the American Kleptocracy

“The first and most important thing to understand about politics is this: forget Right, Left, Center, socialism, fascism, or democracy. Every government that exists...

The Hardening of Society and the Rise of Cultures of Cruelty in Neo-Fascist America

Photo by Hayden Schiff | CC BY 2.0   What does the culture of cruelty look like under a neo-fascist regime? First, language is emptied of any...

Irish Americans Called to Stand Against Trump and Racism

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URGENT: Suidlanders Reach out to Americans to Stop South African White Genocide

For a few days now, I had been getting calls from an unfamiliar number. I assumed it was just a solicitor trying...

Stephen Kinzer on the Birth of American Imperialism

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Keeping America’s Retirement Promise

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14mn Americans to lose health coverage next year under GOP Obamacare replacement – CBO

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How to Forget, American-Style: George W. Bush and the Forever War

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Hate Crimes in America: Either a Trap or an Opportunity for Palestine Advocates

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Video: ‘No such thing as absolute privacy in America’ – FBI Director

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America’s Anti-Immigrant ‘Atmosphere’

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Native Americans picket White House in #NoDAPL protest (VIDEO)

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Samuel L. Jackson’s sick of ‘Black Brits in African American roles’ … & John...

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‘No such thing as absolute privacy in America’ – FBI Director Comey

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Trump’s Attack on America the Beautiful

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Video: Latina Actress America Ferrera: When Trump Says “America First” He is Not Including...

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Trump Attacks America the Beautiful

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“Rights aren’t rights if someone can take them away. They’re privileges. That’s all we’ve ever had in this country, is a bill of temporary...
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Video: Evidence Emerges of Tropical Parasites in Rural America

The Trump administration's attitude towards the EPA doesn't bode well for the fight to eliminate third world conditions right here in the United States,...

Americans divided on basic identity & threats to their way of life – poll

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No Ban, No Wall: Native American and Human Rights Groups Join Forces With Environmental...

As Director of Equity, Inclusion and Justice at Sierra Club, I often hear the question: why doesn’t Sierra Club stick to “environmental issues”? Today...

Nissan Faces Crackdown from Politicians, Civil Rights Leaders Over Harassment of African-American Workers

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American claims to be rightful heir to the throne, plans to overthrow Prince Charles

An American man who claims to be a descendant of the last king of Wales has vowed to return to Britain and...
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Video: Trump’s Proposed EPA Cuts Threaten Health & Lives of Tens of Millions of...

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US Says Russia 'Accidentally' Bombed American-Backed Syrian Troops

Nadia Prupis, staff writerRussian and Syrian forces "accidentally" bombed U.S.-backed fighters in Syria on Tuesday, killing some Syrian rebels, a top U.S. general said...
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Video: Not My President: Muslim American Activist Linda Sarsour on Turning Down Invite to...

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Video: Linda Sarsour: Muslim Americans Have Now Raised Over $125,000 for Vandalized Jewish Cemeteries

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American Dystopia – A Future of Racists, Snitches and Outcasts

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Mass Incarceration in the Cornfields: Shattered Families and Racial Profiling in Small-Town America

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Mexican Nationalist Jorge Ramos Claims America Belongs to Latino Immigrants

On Friday, Mexican-American journalist and Univision anchor Jorge Ramos once again advocated for the third world takeover of America. During the Univision...

In Afghanistan, America's Biggest Foe Is Self-Deception

America’s war in Afghanistan is now in its 16th year, the longest foreign war in our history.  The phrase “no end in sight” barely...

Humans and Subhumans: Weill Cornell and the Death of the American Soul

Walking into 1305 York Avenue for the first time, one feels almost imbued with a sense of awe. Set in the heart of Manhattan’s...
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Video: ‘Americans held hostage for too long, Trump right to bar MSM from White...

Many Americans are secretly loving the Trump administration's media offensive, because for the longest time these organizations, they believe, have held a ... Via Youtube

Colorado River drought woes could affect 41 million Americans

Residents of the Southwest US will almost certainly face drought because of water loss in the...

Capitalism and America’s addiction epidemic

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Make America British again? Queen may bring former colony into Commonwealth

As a former British colony, the US could be the next “associate member” of the...

’This is not America’: Spicer blacklists mainstream media outlets from White House gaggle

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Angst in the Church of "America the Redeemer": David Brooks on "Making America Great...

Apart from being a police officer, firefighter, or soldier engaged in one of this nation's endless wars, writing a column for a major American...

Tears and Outrage at the Altar of American Greatness

Apart from being a police officer, firefighter, or soldier engaged in one of this nation’s endless wars, writing a column for a major American...

’No place in America for hatred’: Pence condemns anti-Semitism at vandalized Jewish cemetery

Vice President Mike Pence made an unannounced stop to tour a vandalized Jewish cemetery in Missouri,...

Terrorism: What Americans Don’t Want To Hear

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More than 500 Leaders Call for Doubling Strength of America’s Best Regional Climate and...

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More American troops may be sent to Syria – US commander

Published time: 22 Feb, 2017 13:23 More US troops may be needed in Syria to speed up...

Homeland Security assures Americans of no ‘mass deportations’ in Trump era

A DHS official assures Americans that the department does not enjoy “time or resources” to resort to “mass deportations.” Read more
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Video: How Russian and American Oligarchs Benefit from Mutual Demonization

The US has sent observers to watch Russian elections for decades now, so why not have Russia send observers to the US, asks Professor...

Japanese American Internment Remembered

The Japanese American Citizens League held a “Day of Remembrance” at Sebastopol’s Enmanji Buddhist Temple on Feb. 18 in Northern California. Around 200 people...
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Video: George Takei on 75th Anniv. of Internment of Japanese Americans & Why Trump...

http://democracynow.org - Seventy-five years ago yesterday, on February 19, 1942, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, which ... Via Youtube

America First

by Paul Larudee / February 20th, 2017 Nothing in Trump’s campaign resonated with the American heartland quite like “America First”. But Trump wasn’t the first. Remember...
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Video: America’s 4-decade push for regime change in Iran a failure – Nuclear deal...

The new US administration is setting out on a collision course with Iran. Team Trump has already imposed new sanctions on Tehran, threatened to...

UAW to launch “Buy American” campaign

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30 days of new POTUS: Are Trump’s policies dividing America more than ever?

A month into Donald Trump's administration, the US has found itself in quite a turbulence, with...
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Video: ‘America Divided’: Berkeley students supporting Trump facing threats & attacks

President Donald Trump's policies and rhetoric has essentially divided America and the rift seems to be growing. The division is especially clear on the...

‘Make America great again’ & other Trump pledges after 30 days as US President

When he was running for office, President Donald Trump promised to “make America great again.” Now...

Resisting Trump: The Great American Awakening

Old wounds break open. Deep, encrusted wrongs are suddenly visible. The streets flow with anger and solidarity. The past and the future meet. The news...

Stop foreign cheating: Trump vows penalties for companies that outsource American jobs

President Donald Trump pledged to fight for American jobs in a speech to Boeing workers in...

Reality of President Trump Is Stressing Out Americans… Big League

Americans have been taking to the streets in record numbers since the inauguration of President Donald Trump, but amid that uptick in resistance something...

Trump As The Pathology of Empire and Healing the Wound of America

The first month of Trump in office unleashed chaos and turmoil with a series of executive orders threatening women’s reproductive rights, immigrants and sacred...
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Video: In Real Bowling Green Massacre, a White Supremacist Planned Attack Against African Americans...

http://democracynow.org - As the nonexistent terrorist attack manufactured by Donald Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway makes headlines, we look at an ... Via Youtube

For America’s Sake, We Need Answers about Russia. Now.

These first weeks of the Trump White House have felt like one of those tennis ball machines run amok, volley after volley shooting at...

Decades of disaster: 7 of America’s worst dam failures in recent history (VIDEO)

While modern technology ensures safety standards are maintained at the 80,000 dams across the US, extreme...

An American Imam Lights a Candle of Hope

Where our politicians fail us, our shared values lift us all up. (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) "Better to light a candle," reads the old...

America Is Ruled by a Death Cult

The terrible truth is that a Cult of Death rules America and is hell-bent on world domination. —Douglas Valentine Douglas Valentine’s life’s work has been to...
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Video: TPP & US base on Okinawa: Conflict of interest looms over Japanese PM’s...

The US president and Japanese PM are expected to iron out their differences over a game of golf. President Trump may find the course...

America’s Crisis and the Politics of Fear

Photo by Dryhead | CC BY 2.0   America is in crisis fueled by the politics of fear and the expansive use of social media.  My...
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Video: Latin America in 2016: The Resurgence of the Right Continues (2/2)

The second part of our look at how governments shifted to the right in Latin America in 2016, imposing neoliberal economics in amidst high...

Two Americans plead guilty to bomb plot, admit supporting ISIS

A pair of New York City men who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, researched pressure...

Most Americans agree with travel ban despite Trump’s falling approval rating, poll finds

A new poll shows that the majority of Americans still support Trump’s executive order prohibiting citizens...

Poll: Americans Trust Trump Administration More Than News Media

An Emerson College poll found that 49 percent of U.S. voters believe that the Trump administration is “truthful,” while only 39 percent feel that...

9/11 ‘mastermind’ says attacks were America’s fault

The alleged mastermind of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has reportedly said that 9/11 was a result of hawkish US foreign policy and...

America’s Lost Tradition on Non-Intervention

By implicitly criticizing U.S. interventionism, President Trump’s inaugural speech drew denunciations from the Washington establishment as a dangerous deviation, but...
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Video: American burns his passport during anti-Trump rally in London

More than 20000 people marched through the streets of London, Saturday, to condemn UK Prime Minister Teresa May's refusal to cancel the planned state...

Make America Ungovernable

Donald Trump’s regime is rapidly reconfiguring the United States into an authoritarian state. All forms of dissent will soon be criminalized. Civil liberties will...

Russia either ‘enemy’ or ‘unfriendly’ for 55% of Americans – poll

The perception of Russia in the US appears to be close to that of the Cold...

Torched cars, military coup calls & death threats: The other face of anti-Trump America

US President Donald Trump continues to polarize his country, with some mulling a military coup or...
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Video: Bodegas on Strike: Thousands of Yemeni-American Shop Owners & Supporters Rally Against Muslim...

http://democracynow.org - Yemeni-Americans closed their shops Thursday to protest President Trump's ban on people from Yemen and six other ... Via Youtube

Chaffetz Backs Off Bill to Sell America's Public Lands After Enormous Public Outcry

Center for Biological DiversityAfter massive public outcry, Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) announced late Wednesday night on Instagram that he was withdrawing his bill to...
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Video: ‘Worst fire in Chilean history’: Russian EMERCOM planes battle blaze in S. America

A Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) firefighting team helps to tackle some of the worst wildfires in Chilean history. The crew carries out...
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Video: More Americans approve of Trump’s travel ban than disapprove – poll

Despite nationwide protests and several major Republican figures speaking out against President Trump's controversial travel ban, a new poll has revealed that ... Via Youtube
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Video: Farage: EU is showing its true nature now – genuine anti-Americanism

Members of the European Parliament became embroiled today in a heated debate during a special session on President Trump's travel ban. RT LIVE ... Via...

America’s Construction Carnage

Try this the next time you find yourself standing on a Wall Street corner. Ask the first power suit you see why Wall Street’s...

Scott Pruitt Will Make America Great Again — for Polluters

In this video essay, Bill Moyers takes on President Trump's choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has a track record...

‘No filter’ in The World According to Jesse, Ventura's new RT America show

A new variety news show hosted by Jesse Ventura captures “the feeling of freedom” in confronting...

Native Americans vow legal action after proposed suspension of DAPL environmental review

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is vowing legal action after the US Army Corps of Engineers...
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Video: Sarsour v. Trump: Palestinian-American Activist Sues the President to Overturn Muslim Ban

http://democracynow.org - We turn now to Sarsour v. Trump—a sweeping lawsuit the Council on American-Islamic Relations filed Monday challenging Trump's ... Via Youtube

Scott Pruitt Will Make America Great — For Polluters

Bill MoyersIn this exclusive web essay, Bill Moyers takes on President Trump’s choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt...

Five Groups of Americans Who'll Get Shafted Under Trump's Hiring Freeze

Donald Trump, in what's been hyped as an "unprecedented" move, has instituted a freeze on the hiring of federal employees. Hyperbole aside (it's hardly...

Americans standing by refugees, speaking out against Trump: Activist

Americans “speaking out” against US President Donald Trump over his “undemocratic” ban on seven Muslim-majority countries, says an activist with the Answer Coalition. Read...

Trump and the Decline of American Unipolarity

Photo by Marc Nozell | CC BY 2.0 Reactions to Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States oscillate between great trepidation and great...

America Should Look in the Mirror

Esteban Santiago, the Ft. Lauderdale airport shooter, is an Iraq war veteran. Prior to executing five innocent people and wounding seven, he told the...
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Video: The American Empire with Allan Nairn (On Contact with Chris Hedges)

On this week's episode of On Contact, host Chris Hedges examines the future of the American empire under the Trump Administration with investigative ... Via...

Trump’s America: Land of Dystopia and Resistance

Dystopia On January 20 2017, surrounded by family and the usual suspects, the real-estate mogul, sexual-predator and conman Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th...

Ron Paul and Stephen Kinzer on the Birth of The American Empire

How did the US empire begin? In his important new book, The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the...
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Video: Make America silent? US lawmakers try to criminalize illegal protests

Amid the ongoing unrest in the US, Republican lawmakers in 10 states have suggested bills to impose stronger punishments for illegal protests. RT LIVE...

‘America hates California’: Bid to make Golden State separate nation jumps first hurdle

A proposal for California to break away from the United States has been submitted to the Secretary of State's Office in the state capital....

Has the American Dream Become the American Nightmare?

Photo by badlyricpolice | CC BY 2.0   “Most Germans, so far as I could see, did not seem to mind that their personal freedom had...

‘Fail Stream Media’: RT America special on how mainstream journalists became fake news

The mainstream media has been heavily criticized over the last year due to its biased coverage...

Trump's Executive Actions are Un-American

Latino Victory ProjectCésar J. Blanco, political director of the Latino Victory Project, issued the following statement in response to President Trump's executive actions on...
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Video: Divided States of America: Citizens opposed each other after Trump took office

Days after his inauguration, Donald Trump continues to face a wall of resistance. Protesters have been gathering outside the capitol buildings in Washington ... Via...
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Video: US exit from TPP may open door to China ‘at expense of American...

President Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) may open the way for China to step in and fill...

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“Most Germans, so far as I could see, did not seem to mind that their personal freedom had been taken away, that so much...

Senate Dems Throw Down Gauntlet for Trump and GOP With Plan to Rebuild America

With a $1 trillion infrastructure plan unveiled Tuesday, Senate Democrats and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) are offering President Donald Trump an opportunity to make...

Life in the African American Aristocracy

by Stuart Jeanne Bramhall / January 23rd, 2017 Negroland is a memoir by theater and book critic Margo Jefferson about growing up in the American...
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Video: Naomi Klein, Alicia Garza, Ralph Nader & Others Respond to Trump’s “America First”...

http://democracynow.org - Donald Trump's inaugural address on Friday as the 45th president of the United States prompted strong reaction from our roundtable ... Via Youtube

Trump's Dirty Climate Plan Out-of-Step as Most Americans Want Renewables

President Donald Trump's so-called "America First Energy Plan" may be dedicated to tapping domestic fossil fuel reserves—like fracked gas, oil, and even coal—but it...
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Video: America Ferrera at Women’s March: We Refuse to See the Worst in Each...

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive and to make a donation to support us. Via...

America’s Putin Derangement Syndrome

Exclusive: The mainstream U.S. media blames Russian President Putin for pretty much everything – from the Mideast mess to Europe’s...

Is This America?

America is in trouble because Americans got lazy. Not so much physically but morally. They began to care more about some passing thing than...

American Carnage: The Obscenity of Trump's Inauguration

The presidential motorcade drives by as protesters line the streets during the 58th Inauguration in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2017. (Photo: Mark Dixon /...

Two Americas clash on Inauguration Day (PHOTOS)

For liberals, President Donald Trump is a harbinger of the decline of the Republic, and their...

When Was America Great?

Photo by Nicolas Raymond | CC BY 2.0 Donald Trump ran for President on the slogan “Make America Great Again,” implying that America had been...

RT America reporter arrested while covering inauguration protests

RT America's Alexander Rubinstein is being arrested while covering the protests near McPherson Square in Washington,...

Trump’s Attack on America

As "President" Trump assumes the Oval Office amid historically rock-bottom public support, the clatter of partisan battling and liberal anger clutters a harsher reality. This...

America Should be Ashamed

In the movie Hidden Figures Americans are being brainwashed with the Fake History that we couldn’t have made it to the...

The Trumpening: RT America’s special coverage of Inauguration 2017

Just as RT America approached its election coverage from a different angle, the channel will also...

Bringing Mexico to Its Knees Will Not “Make America Great Again”

Mexico City. Tens of thousands of people protesting in the streets, marches and roadblocks snarling transit across the country, looting of supermarkets and plummeting currency....

McCain’s $5 Trillion Military Budget: Will It Make America Great Again?

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) wants to spend five trillion dollars over the next five years in a massive build-up of...

America’s Russian Problem

Photo by thierry hermann | CC BY 2.0 Russian-American relations over the past several years have taken on some of the most familiar aspects of...

American Nationalists

Since World War II, the two men who have most terrified this city by winning the presidency are Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. And they...

Watchdog: Lack of Oversight Plagues Health Care Services for Native Americans

A government report recently released tied the poor health outcomes of Native Americans to a lack of consistent management at federal hospitals tasked with caring...

Americans increasingly want government health care, new poll shows

Following President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to repeal and replace Obamacare, a new poll finds that more...

Actually Mr. Trump, Turns Out Americans 'Care a Lot' About Your Tax Returns

President-elect Donald Trump has claimed that the American people "don't care at all" about whether he releases his tax returns. Turns out, he was...

Rural Americans more likely to die of top 5 killers – CDC

The leading causes of death in the US are even more deadly for those living in rural areas, according to a new report from...

America Is Headed Towards Civil Unrest and Political Violence

Editor's Note: Red Ice neither condones nor advocates violence. The following tweet collections, however, offer insight into the nature of the civil...

John Lewis Is a True American Profile in Courage

Trump's first cataclysmic "press conference" revealed the tawdry depths to which we've already sunk. It also...

America’s Self-Destructive Obsessions

The U.S. population is led from one hysteria to the next, now transitioning from the Global War on Terror to...

America in Need of ‘Democracy Promotion’

The U.S. government lectures other countries about “democracy” – and  finances internal opposition in the name of “democracy promotion” – but its own behavior...
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Video: American MSM ‘continue down the downward slope of irrelevancy’ – Max Keiser on...

A full-on war broke out between President-elect Donald Trump and the media at the end of his first press conference in 167 days after...

Rex Tillerson Would Put the Dollar Sign on the American Flag

“I feel,” Nebraska Senator George Norris warned a century ago, “that we are about to put the dollar sign on the American flag.” Decrying...

America’s Russian Dybbuk

From ancient Hebrew folklore, the dybbuk is a demonic spirit that inhabits a person’s body and soul in order to get what it wants....

Americans Start to See Through Obama CIA (Etc.) Lies Against Russia

I post here a normal, terrific, news-report from ‘Tyler Durden’ at zerohedge, but I add the link to its source (i.e., to John Harwood’s...

Sierra Club: “Tillerson Can't Be Trusted to Protect the Health and Interests of All...

Sierra ClubToday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing to examine the nomination of former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be Secretary of...

Globalist Leaders Ensure North American Integration Mechanisms Remain in Place

As Donald Trump prepares to become U.S. president on January 20, the future of NAFTA is in doubt. He has promised to either renegotiate...
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Video: ‘Keep American empire alive’: NATO builds up forces along Russian border

The operation is called 'Atlantic Resolve' and will see the deployment of thousands of American soldiers and tanks. However, ships carrying the first batch...