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America Digs Its Own Afghan Grave

Afghanistan has long been called the “graveyard of empires,” the site of failed invasions. But the U.S. – in its...

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

Photo by Nicolas Raymond | CC BY 2.0 The stratospheric rise of Mike Lofgren’s “deep state” critique has been matched only by its meteoric fall...
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Video: Will House Republicans “Jump Off the Cliff” and Cut Healthcare for 24 Million...

http://democracynow.org - As President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan face a showdown with Republicans, both moderate and conservative, on whether ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Media biased while choosing stories’: Americans react to MSM silence about Mosul

RT looked at Monday's coverage on CNN, the BBC and Al-Jazeera. None of those channels mentioned the impact of the anti-terror operation on civilians...

RT America’s Chris Hedges nominated for Daytime Emmy

Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 18:26 The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, who hosts ‘On Contact with Chris Hedges’...

Live Feed: Israel Lobby and American Policy Conference

Watch the conference live stream all day! Speakers include: Grant Smith, Hanan Ashrawi, John Mearsheimer, Ilan Pappé, Wajahat Ali, Tom Hayes, Khalil Jahshan, Maria LaHood, Jim...

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

In the latest round of saber-rattling between the US and North Korean governments, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson laid down the well-worn line....

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

On the campaign trail last summer, Donald Trump tried to appeal to African Americans by asking what we had to lose by voting him...
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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

 It is 2020. The American Health Care Act has become law, and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has eliminated contraception from...

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

While Irish Prime Minster Enda Kenny traveled to the White House to take part in a traditional "shamrock ceremony" with his American counterpart on...

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

Famed journalist Stephen Kinzer reads an excerpt from his new book, The True Flag, and discusses American imperialism today and yesterday in a podcast...

Keeping America’s Retirement Promise

by Gerald E. Scorse / March 13th, 2017 Too many Americans are saving little to nothing for retirement. According to one study, 45 percent of...

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

The Congressional Budget Office has some bad news for Republicans pushing repeal of Obamacare. While health...

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

Former President George W. Bush on the set of an interview, February 27, 2017. (Photo: Nathan Congleton / Flickr) With Washington, DC, now transformed into...

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

Photo by Nickolas Nikolic | CC BY 2.0 A collusion exists between the anti-Semitic, White supremacist forces that have ascended to the White House and...
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Video: ‘No such thing as absolute privacy in America’ – FBI Director

This week's WikiLeaks revelations showing the CIA can allegedly hack into smarpthones and televisions have caused international concern. RT's Caleb Maupin ... Via Youtube

America’s Anti-Immigrant ‘Atmosphere’

A hostile U.S. “atmosphere” toward a wide range of immigrants, not just Muslims, has followed President Trump’s travel ban aimed...

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

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 20:38Edited time: 10 Mar, 2017 21:07 Thousands of Native Americans and environmental...

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

British Star Wars’ actor John Boyega has slammed Samuel L. Jackson’s “stupid a**” criticism of...

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

FBI Director James Comey has warned that absolute privacy does not exist in the US, noting...

Governing Smaller Americas

As a long-in-the-tooth, organizational psychologist, I have noticed that my field generally knows little about the organization of government or the art of governing,...

Trump’s Attack on America the Beautiful

Photo by Jamelle Bouie | CC BY 2.0 Trump is the first president to take on America the Beautiful. He’s at war with America. This...
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Video: Latina Actress America Ferrera: When Trump Says “America First” He is Not Including...

http://democracynow.org - Backstage at the Women's March on Washington, Amy Goodman caught up with America Ferrera to talk about President Trump, ... Via Youtube

Trump Attacks America the Beautiful

Trump is the first president to take on America the Beautiful. He’s at war with America. This is not new news. Yet, it is...

The Great Enemy of American Freedom

“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

Published time: 6 Mar, 2017 05:34 Americans have a lot more than its tweet-happy president to worry...

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

CANTON, MISS. - Major national elected and civil rights leaders—including U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), actor Danny Glover, NAACP President Cornell William Brooks, and...

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...

http://democracynow.org - New details have emerged on the Trump administration's plans to dramatically reduce the power of the Environmental Protection ... Via Youtube

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...

http://democracynow.org - In his first speech to a joint session of Congress, Donald Trump vowed to greatly expand the Pentagon's budget, to repeal and...
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Video: Linda Sarsour: Muslim Americans Have Now Raised Over $125,000 for Vandalized Jewish Cemeteries

http://democracynow.org - President Trump opened his speech to Congress by condemning the five nationwide waves of bomb threats targeting Jewish ... Via Youtube

American Dystopia – A Future of Racists, Snitches and Outcasts

Dystopia Pinch me, I really need to wake up from this nightmare. Donald “grab them by the pussy” Trump, a sexual predator who some claim has...

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

In the shadow of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Black families are ripped apart by mass incarceration. (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) This story is...

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

Published time: 24 Feb, 2017 19:40Edited time: 24 Feb, 2017 19:41 White House press secretary Sean Spicer...

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...

WASHINGTON - 546 health professionals, businesses, academics, elected officials, conservation, consumer and environmental groups and community leaders from nine states in the Northeast called...

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...

The American Dream

“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...

Wisconsin Native Americans vote no to renewing deal with Enbridge’s oil pipeline

A Native American tribe in Wisconsin has voted against extending the contracts which allow Enbridge Inc. to use their land for a crude oil...

American Media Must Do Better in 2017 – An open letter to the American...

Donald Trump on NBC‘s Meet the Press (1/10/16) There is a crisis in American journalism. For too long, news outlets have prioritized their bottom line...

Americans Can't Afford to Lose Richard Cordray or the CFPB

At the height of the financial crisis in 2008, an estimated one out of every 54 homeowners lost their homes. Workers and seniors lost...

California Floods, America Burns, Irony Explodes

The bloated orange president-elect is in love with dumb-thug Russians, tweets about himself in the third person and is readying his murder of conspiracy-minded billionaire-idiots...

Mexico arrests US citizen thought to be behind attack on American diplomat

A suspect in the brazen broad light shooting attack on a US consulate official in Mexico has been arrested and it’s emerged he’s a...
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Video: 5 injured after wild brawl in America’s largest jail

MANDATORY CREDIT: Cook County Sheriff's Office A brutal brawl captured on security cameras has left five inmates seriously injured at Cook County Jail, the...

Hillary Clinton and the Installation of Authoritarian Right-Wing Regimes in the Americas

Honduras 2009 What is it with Hillary Clinton and the installation of authoritarian right-wing regimes in the Americas?  Seven and half years ago, she used...

Five injured after wild brawl in America’s largest jail (VIDEO)

A brutal brawl captured on security cameras has left five inmates seriously injured at Cook County...

All the ways RT ‘influenced’ American politics ‒ it’s not what the ODNI thinks

The US intelligence community has released the unclassified findings of its investigation into what it says...

Trump's America and the New World Order: A Conversation With Noam Chomsky

(Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) For the prelude to this interview, read yesterday's conversation with Noam Chomsky on "Trump and the Flawed Nature of US...

Panic in Mexico as Ford Decides to Build Factory in America Instead

Editor's Note: While Trump's tax plan is surely enticing, Ford ultimately decided to build its factory in America because it plans on...

WikiLeaks or US Intelligence?: CNBC journalist trolled for asking ‘who Americans believe’

CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood, whose cosy relationship with the Clinton campaign was exposed in...

‘Propaganda intended to incite Americans’: John McAfee to RT on ‘Russian hacking’ claims

The sloppiness of the alleged DNC hack by itself proves it was not organized by a nation state, and the “utter nonsense” presented as...
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Video: NAACP President on Dylann Roof’s Lack of Regret for Massacre: “It’s About the...

http://democracynow.org - This week Dylann Roof faces a possible death sentence for murdering nine black worshipers at the Emanuel AME Church in June of...
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Video: American University Removes Leonard Peltier Statue After FBI Letter Amid Urgent Push for...

http://democracynow.org - As pressure mounts for President Obama to grant clemency to 71-year-old Native American activist Leonard Peltier before he leaves ... Via Youtube

Pro-choice nation: Nearly 70 percent of Americans favor Roe v Wade

A new study from the Pew Research Center has found the majority of Americans do not...

Stripped of False Realities: Americans’ Political “Psychotic Break”

Photo by Harrie van Veen | CC BY 2.0 Stripped of the false realities of democracy, legitimate media authorities, and American exceptionalism, U.S. society is...

Situation with Russia proves America is an oligarchy

Eric Zuesse (RINF) - The U.S. government’s plan to conquer Russia is based upon a belief in, and the fundamental plan to establish, “Nuclear Primacy”...

Israel First or America First

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Big Brother Already Watches Everyone in America

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America the Violent

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Community Rights: A Key to Conservation in Central America

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Millions more Americans able to afford healthcare under Obamacare – study

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Americans taking Chinese jobs as auto glass tycoon denounces China’s high taxes, labor rules

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Trump & Kremlin united by common cause to ‘trash’ Americans – ex-US envoy to...

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America’s Weimar Moment

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James Baldwin and America’s “Racial Problem”

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Trump’s Need to Trust Americans

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Make America Healthy Again

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A Spy Coup in America?

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The American Election: White Women as Decoys

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E-cigarette fire forces American Airlines emergency landing

Passengers of an American Airlines flight were in for a spot of panic when a fire...

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The recent announcement by the United States military that it would not allow the Dakota Access Pipeline to jeopardize the lands and water sources...

America Goes Insane

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U.S. Government Is Secretly Allied with America’s Enemies

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59% of Americans say alleged Russian cyberattack made no difference in US election –...

A majority of Americans voters polled said allegations of Russian’s attempt to influence the presidential election...

American Martyr to Right-Wing Repression

In 1981, Ronald Reagan signaled Guatemala’s right-wing regime to escalate its death-squad operations, a decision that led to the murder...

How America Disgraces Itself

The ugly spectacle of the U.S. election is spilling over into the transition with new conspiracy theories about Russia and...
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Drug Overdoses Now Kill More Americans Than Guns

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American Nazis and the Fight for US History

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John Glenn, first American in orbit, dies at 95

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America the Warmonger: Reckless and Crazed Neo-conservative Regimes

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‘Castro Was a Living Reminder of the Limits of American Power’ – CounterSpin interview...

Janine Jackson interviewed Louis Pérez about the death of Fidel Castro for the December 2, 2016, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited...
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Video: Repeal of Obamacare Could Leave 20 Million Americans Without Insurance

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Video: Merkel always believed her function is to recognize American hegemony – German MP...

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Getting Away with Murder: America’s War Criminals and Their Accessories

Kill one person and it’s called murder.Kill tens of thousands and it’s called foreign policy. — Ross Laffan, Vermont Progressive Party. October 30, 2007 War is...

Angela Merkel as bad for Europe as Clinton & Obama are for America

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Russia No. 1 ‘existential threat’ to America: US Air Force

US Air Force Secretary Deborah James and other American military officials are increasingly voicing concerns about the threat coming from Russia. Read more

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North Dakota fracking co slapped with $2.1mn fine over pollution of Native American reservation

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Standing Rock: Determining President Obama’s Legacy to All Americans

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Video: Cybersecurity Expert Bruce Schneier: American Elections Will Be Hacked

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My Japanese American Grandparents Were Interned During WWII; Here's Why It Could Happen Again

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What Trump Means for American Jews

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To Really Make America Great Again

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Conference Video: The American Conservative ‘Foreign Policy in America’s Interest’

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German Economist & Politician: “Stop Copying America’s Decline! Leave NATO!”

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'Trump will cleanse America': California mosques sent letters threatening genocide against Muslims

Three mosques in California were sent anonymous hate-mail warning them that Donald Trump would “cleanse” Muslims...
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Video: From EU to America, activists take to the streets to denounce violence against...

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Video: Cuban-Americans pour onto the streets of Little Havana in Florida after hearing of...

Cuban-Americans in Florida have been gathering in the streets to celebrate the death of former Cuban President Fidel Castro, under whose rule many ... Via...
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Video: A Wake Up Call For People in America

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Ensuring the Right to Reproductive Health: The American Public Health Association Takes a Stand...

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Cuban-Americans pour onto Florida streets to celebrate Castro’s death (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Cuban-Americans in Florida have been gathering in the streets to celebrate the death of former Cuban President Fidel Castro, under whose rule many thousands...

Still Not Thanking Native Americans

Returned to its historical roots, Thanksgiving would be a day to express thanks to Native Americans whose generosity saved the Pilgrims, but that never...

Historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on Thanksgiving: "It Has Never Been About Honoring Native Americans"

As much of the United States prepares to mark Thanksgiving this weekend, many Native Americans will gather in Plymouth to commemorate the 47th National...

Once Upon a Time in America

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When the dust settled on the Nov. 8 election, we learned that a completely unpredictable, egomaniacal, narcissistic buffoon would inherit the White House and...

New Rutgers Report Reveals University's Ties to Slavery and Displacement of Native Americans

A sweeping new report reveals ties to slavery and the displacement of the Native Americans at one of the country's top colleges. The findings...
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Video: Sweeping New Rutgers Report Reveals University’s Ties to Slavery & Displacement of Native...

http://democracynow.org - A sweeping new report reveals ties to slavery and the displacement of the Native Americans at one of the country's top colleges. Via...

This Native American Tribe Wants to Block Trump's Wall

Tribal leaders of the Tohono O'Odham Nation warn that they would refuse to allow a border wall to cut through their land. (Photo: Bill...

Disrespecting the American Imperial Presidency

When the dust settled on the November 8 election, we learned that a completely unpredictable, egomaniacal, narcissistic buffoon would inherit the White House and...

‘America first’: Trump outlines presidential agenda (VIDEO)

A video of President-elect Donald Trump laying out “a list of executive actions we can take on day one” covers international trade, domestic energy...

Fear & pride: Post-election poll shows divided America

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Obama may speak out if Trump threatens America’s ‘values or ideals’ while in office

President Barack Obama said he won’t hold back from criticizing Donald Trump if the soon-to-be-president does...

A Letter From France to Our American Cousins: Trump was Elected, Enough With the...

And so, the Joker has taken the White House. And no one saw it coming in the script. He didn’t need a truck full...

America’s Post-Trump Widening Divide

An ugly side of Donald Trump’s victory has been the unleashing of bigotry against minorities and women with the President-elect only mildly reining in...

Before the Wall: Central American migrants ‘pouring’ into Arizona

There has been a surge in migrants from Central America across the US border into Arizona,...

Anti-Trump Americans can move to London, says Mayor Saddiq Khan

London Mayor Saddiq Khan has called on US workers disappointed with the election of Donald...

Number of ‘Americans’ seeking Irish jobs doubles since Trump win

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Many Americans Should Un-Stupid Themselves

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America’s Dark Underbelly Is Now Its Face

An election that might have marked the ascension of America’s first woman president has instead proven historic for an altogether different reason. Namely, that...

Common – Black America Again ft. Stevie Wonder

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On the Road With Our American Selves: Or How to Feel Like a Jerk...

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Video: Keiser Report: Making America Great Again (E994)

In this special US Election Day episode of the Keiser Report from New York City, Max and Stacy discuss making America great again… or...

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Since the results of the latest Presidential elections were announced, I am longing for silence, while the overwhelming cacophony of deafening noises is assaulting...

Panic in America: People in Revolt

Photo by Nathaniel St. Clair   A “grab them by the pussy,” racist, sexist white man has grabbed the White House, and the polite class is...
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Video: What Americans Need To Realize About The 2016 Election

In this video, Rachel Blevins address the top three candidate running for president, and discusses what they are doing wrong and what power the...

Trump won because politicians & pundits don’t understand America – Bernie Sanders

Washington insiders and the corporate media were blindsided by Donald Trump’s victory because they have “little understanding” of Americans’ problems, Bernie Sanders said, adding...
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Video: Protesting Trump’s America: Nationwide Demos Continue Against Racism, Xenophobia & Islamophobia

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Shooting at anti-Trump protest in Portland, police looking for ‘African-American male’ (PHOTOS)

At least one person has been injured in a shooting at an anti-Trump protest in Portland, Oregon. The protests, now in their third night,...

American Exceptionalism, Under God: Pledging Allegiance to the Homeland

Among the exceptional things about America is that, along with North Korea, we are one of a very few nations that have our schools...

Why Understanding the Native American Perspective Is Essential for Resolving the Dakota Access Pipeline...

On Saturday, November 5, 2016, over a thousand participants took to the streets of New York City to march in support of...
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Video: Trump ‘can’t fix broken US society’ or is he what America needs?

Trump's personality is proving divisive not just at home, but abroad too. We got some reaction from Uk - from outspoken broadcaster Katie Hopkins,...

American Synagogues Invite 'Grieving' Jews to Mourn Trump's Victory

Nov 11, 2016 By Reinhard Wolff | redice.tv This isn't alt right fanfiction. From Haartez: There were tears at preschool...
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Video: ‘American people voting establishment out of office’ – AfD MEP on Trump victory

RT crosses live to Beatrix Von Storch, MEP from Alternative for Germany (AfD) party RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

America on Edge: MoveOn Organizes Anti-Trump Protests Around Country

Editor's Note: MoveOn.org has received significant funding from George Soros in the past. Americans to Come Together in Hundreds Peaceful Gatherings of Solidarity,...
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Video: “It Might Not Be Good for America, But It’s Good for Us”: How...

http://democracynow.org - Earlier this year, CBS CEO Leslie Moonves openly bragged that the network is getting rich off Donald Trump's run for the White...
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Video: From praising Trump to burning US flag: Americans rally over election (obscene language)

Donald Trump has secured 276 electoral votes, making him the projected next president of the United States. Some wanted him to win, but aothers...
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Video: From the First African-American President to One Supported by the Ku Klux Klan:...

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#RIPAmerica: Brits say ‘sorry American friends’ on Twitter in lament at Trump win

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Congratulations America: Have You Just You’ve Been Trumped?

I watched Donald Trump’s presidential victory speech. He spoke a lot about unity, the potential of ordinary, marginalised people and about making the US...
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Video: Greg Palast in Ohio on GOP Effort to Remove African Americans from Voter...

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Americans Want a Different Foreign Policy

I have said throughout this presidential campaign that it doesn’t matter much which candidate wins. Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are authoritarians and...

America, It’s Over

There is little doubt that, come Nov. 9, a fractured USA will plod on with one of two of the most disliked politicians in...

Turn to RT America's coverage for a different perspective on the US election

While the major TV networks will fall back on their tired old red vs. blue maps...

Surreal: Some Ninth-Inning Reflections from Pre-Election Police State America

Photo by Laurie Avocado | CC BY 2.0   I may have grown up a White Sox fan and hate the right-wing owners of the Chicago...

‘Despair, fear and loathing’: Americans in Britain give their 2¢ on US election (VIDEOS)

UK-based American voters could help swing this year’s race for the White House, so RT...
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Video: Stationing American troops in Japan will lead to bloody tragedy – ex-PM of...

Russia and Japan haven't been able to settle the issue of the Kuril Islands and sign a peace treaty since the end of World...

“Difference,” American-Style: Of High-Horse Riders and Low-Hanging Fruit

Annals of Parliamentary Cretinism: 4 This has been in the works since the get-go. HRC faces a tight race in what ought to be a...

The Return of the Thing That Ate America's Brain

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America’s Psychopathic Establishment

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org It’s not only the right-wing think tanks (such as the Hudson Institute and the Rand Corporation) that urge America...

America to choose either ‘proto-fascist’ or ‘corruption queen’ – Jill Stein to RT (VIDEO)

Green Party presidential nominee Dr. Jill Stein has told RT that this year’s presidential election is...

New Poll: Americans Feel Less Safe After 15 Years of War

We were told that we had to attack Iraq because the Saddam Hussein government made us less safe. We were...

Forget the Trump-Clinton Charade: It’s Time to Wake Up America!

Colin Todhunter (RINF) - Who will be the winners and the losers in the coming U.S. presidential election? Trump or Clinton, Clinton or Trump? The...
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Video: Bundys vs. #NoDAPL: Armed White Militia Leaders Walk Free as Native Americans Face...

http://democracynow.org - A federal jury in Oregon on Thursday acquitted antigovernment militia leaders Ammon and Ryan Bundy, and five of their followers, ... Via Youtube

Donald Trump Is Not Uniquely Bigoted. He's "as American as Apple Pie"

Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at the Tallahassee Automobile Museum in Tallahassee, Florida, on October 25, 2016. (Photo: Eric Thayer...

Education Technology, Surveillance, and America’s Authoritarian Democracy

The NSA has nothing on the monitoring tools that education technologists have developed to ‘personalize’ and ‘adapt’ learning for students in public school districts...

The Ruling American Oligarchy

I am now convinced that the Oligarchy that rules America intends to steal the presidential election. In the past, the oligarchs have not cared...

American Foreign Policy in the Post-Trump Era

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Americans in NZ rally against Trump

American expats horrified by the thought of Donald Trump as president say they are making a special effort to cast absentee ballots...
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Video: Putin: ‘America is a great nation, not some banana republic. Correct me if...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is speaking at the final session of the Valdai International Discussion Club's 13th annual meeting in Sochi. More than 130...

The Average American Has No Money

They could essentially monetize everything, and then you have state ownership. And through the central banking system, you introduce socialism and communism, which is...

America, the World’s Public Enemy Number One

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We Strike Too: Joining the Latin American Women's Strike From the US

A group of activists sing, "If they strike one, they strike us all," while holding a banner in one of the demonstrations...

Jews Upset After Alex Jones Says ‘Jewish Mafia’ Runs America

Radio host and Donald Trump supporter Alex Jones ranted Tuesday about “the Jewish mafia” that controls the U.S., and accused the prominent Jewish Emanuel...

61% of Americans don’t feel represented by either Democrats or Republicans

Despite the current US electoral landscape, which again sees a Democrat and a Republican leading the...

A Deep State of Mind: America’s Shadow Government and Its Silent Coup

Photo by Diego Torres Silvestre | CC BY 2.0 Today the path to total dictatorship in the U.S. can be laid by strictly legal means,...

Scientists Are Bewildered By Zika’s Path Across Latin America

Nearly nine months after Zika was declared a global health emergency, the virus has infected at least 650,000 people in Latin America...

Respect for police among Americans surges to highs not seen since late '60s

Americans’ respect for police has reached its highest since the late 1960s, a new poll has...

One out of two Americans in facial recognition databases

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Military Veneration in America

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Death By China: How America Lost Its Manufacturing Base

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A Third Co-Presidential Term: The American Nightmare Is Just Beginning

(RINF) - In less than three weeks, get used to hearing about president-elect Hillary, she and husband Bill heading back to the White House...

Passengers gain ‘unauthorised access’ to American Airlines plane in Philadelphia

An investigation is underway into how two people gained "unauthorised access" to an American Airlines plane...
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Video: We’re seeing the death of journalism in America, opinionism instead – GOP strategist

With three weeks left to go till the big vote - Clinton and Trump went head to head for the third and final debate...
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Video: ‘Highway to hell’: German stand-up comic lays into NATO policy, Americans & democracy

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US warns extremists ‘may attack, kidnap or blow up’ Americans in Istanbul

The US consul-general in Turkey has called on US citizens in Istanbul to steer clear of...

Most Americans want Hillary indicted for email scandal – poll

Over half of American voters surveyed in a recent poll disagree with the FBI’s decision not...
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Video: Final Trump-Clinton debate: Now America has to decide who is the least worse

The final TV showdown for the U.S. presidential candidates saw the bitter rivals clash on abortion, immigration and gun control. But it was the...

American Psycho: Sex, Lies and Politics Add Up to a Terrifying Election Season

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America’s Doomed

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Embarrassing America Before the World

Despite 15 years of war, foreign policy has rated only brief flurries of debate in Election 2016 with Hillary Clinton...

The Many Pernicious Myths About Native Americans That Need to Be Uprooted Now

Phyllis Young, a member of the Standing Rock Sioux, speaks with reporters from a protest camp near the site of a planned...

How to Win Friends in Latin America

The U.S. government has won more friends in Latin America by opening diplomatic ties to Cuba than by demonstrating endless belligerence, a lesson little...

Lament for an Indispensable America

America’s "exceptionalism" is alive and well. It’s resurfaced wearing a wig in current presidential politics. Clinton speaks about America the "indispensable" nation....

"The Police Killings No One Is Talking About": Native Americans Most Likely to Be...

A new investigation by In These Times explodes myths about who is most likely to die at the hands of police by...
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Video: “The Police Killings No One Is Talking About”: Native Americans Most Likely to...

http://democracynow.org - A new investigation by In These Times explodes myths about who is most likely to die at the hands of police by...

Drowning In Debt: 35 Percent Of All Americans Have Debt That Is At Least...

(RINF) - More than a third of all Americans can’t pay their debts.  I don’t know about you, but to me that is a...

2 Americans dead in Afghanistan 'green-on-blue' attack

Two Americans were killed and three more injured in an attack at an Afghan special forces...

Half of Americans in ‘virtual lineup’ face-recognition police programs – study

To help identify a culprit, police may ask people to volunteer to be in a line-up....
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Video: Report from Standing Rock: 100+ Militarized Police Deployed Against Native American Water Protectors

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How America Expunges Bad Memories

America is a place that expunges unpleasant memories that belie the happier vision of its “exceptionalism,” most notably the brutal ugliness of the Vietnam...

‘America’s Lawyer’: Mike Papantonio to host legal show on RT America

Trial lawyer hall-of-famer Mike Papantonio is joining RT America, and will host a new primetime weekly...

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A child is killed every other day as a direct result of an accidental shooting, whether...

Obama Re-imposes Neoliberalism in Latin America

President Obama’s chief “accomplishment” in Latin America was not restoring diplomatic ties to Cuba; it was his administration’s “regime change” strategy re-imposing...
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Video: ‘American exceptionalism as Rorschach test: Means anything you want it to’ –...

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A Milestone for America’s Culture

Slowly, relentlessly, America’s culture is undergoing profound change.  But the transformation mostly is under the radar, hardly noticed. A new study by the Public Religion...

A Milestone for America’s Culture

Slowly, relentlessly, America’s culture is undergoing profound change.  But the transformation mostly is under the radar, hardly noticed. A new study by the Public Religion...

How Kissinger Won the Middle East for America

I am writing this (may God forgive me) on Yom Kippur. Exactly 43 years ago, at this exact moment, the sirens sounded. We...
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Video: Is Trump’s Rise a Result of America Declaring War on Institutions That Make...

http://democracynow.org - In his new book, scholar Henry Giroux examines "America at War with Itself." From poisoned water in Flint and other cities to...
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Video: Putin: We know who hit aid convoy in Aleppo, so do the Americans

The attack on a UN humanitarian aid convoy near the Syrian city of Aleppo last month, which Washington has blamed on Russia, was actually...

How Soon Before Armed Drones Are Overhead in America? Time Now.

Protocols exist allowing the president to select American citizens, without a whit of due process, for drone killing. Only overseas, he says, but you can...

Invisible Men in America

Photo by ramos alejandro | CC BY 2.0 I was an invisible man in America for 15 years. I hid in plain sight, biding my...

The balance has shifted – Majority of Americans now fear corrupt government

It is not the “scary clown” epidemic that makes Americans afraid, but more mundane fears, such as corrupt government. Unfair officials terrify people more...

American Horror Story: RT launches special election coverage

It’s a battle for the White House between Trump and Clinton but for voters, bombarded with...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

Putin: White House uses Russia scaremongering to manipulate Americans

The Obama administration is dragging Russia into the US presidential election to manipulate American voters for...

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Originally posted at TomDispatch. Last week in Afghanistan, the Taliban, once almost lacking a presence in the northern part of the...

Jewish Lobby in America Pushes Bill to Monitor European "Anti-Semites"

Bipartisan House measure stresses ‘urgent need’ to ensure safety and security of Europe’s Jewish communities. House Unanimously Passes H.R. 6208 Motivated by what they described as...

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Colin Todhunter (RINF) - For many onlookers who reside outside the US, the run-up to that country’s presidential election appears to be some kind of...
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Video: America’s Murderous Legacy in Laos

As Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to visit Laos, The Real News brings you an interview with Fred Branfman, the man...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth?

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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...
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America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

America Pays $300k to Force Liberalism and 'LGBT Rights' on Macedonia

A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...

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A reader passes along a government document putting out bids for a contract. Here’s the top of the document: Apparently the...
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