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Facebook philanthropy? Social media giant to invest $20mn in affordable housing projects

Facebook has committed to investing $20 million to develop low cost housing, job training and assistance...

Slow Start to Crucial Fund Drive

From Editor Robert Parry: We only do three fund drives a year so as not to impose too much on our readers, but our most...

Roaming Charges: The CIA’s Plots to Kill Castro

On Thanksgiving night, tripping on tryptophans, I surrendered to a troubled sleep aswirl with strange dreams, and awakened the next morning transformed, like Gregor Samsa,...

Ex-Florida cop says he was fired after whistleblowing on ‘illegal’ racial profiling practices

A former Florida police officer says he was fired for “blowing the whistle” on his department’s “unconstitutional” practices of racial profiling that specifically targeted...

Shooting death of Joe McKnight, ex-NFL player, sends social media into mourning

An argument in a New Orleans suburb ended in the shooting death of Joe McKnight, a...

Use of black family in Christmas ad slammed by white Brit living abroad, social...

A Twitter user known only as Katie has sparked outrage after using the social media...

Russian Film Week to ‘put politics aside’ with 20 special screenings (VIDEO)

British movie buffs will be given the opportunity to watch rarely screened cinema from Russia...

'CIA created ISIS', says Julian Assange as Wikileaks Releases 500k US Cables

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange today said the CIA was responsible for paving the way for ISIS as the whistle blowing organisation released...

North Dakota officials to start blocking vital supplies to DAPL campsite – report

North Dakota law enforcement are about to start blocking supplies to the main camp of Dakota...

The CIA and the Press: When the Washington Post Ran the CIA’s Propaganda Network

Last week, the Washington Post published a scurrilous piece by a heretofore obscure technology reporter named Craig Timberg, alleging without the faintest evidence that...
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Video: ‘Hour of Populists’: MSM demonizes right-wing politicians, labels their success as dangerous trend

Donald Trump will be the next US president, while former UK Independence party leader Nigel Farage played a major role in Brexit. Marine Le...
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Video: Special: Bernie Sanders on Trump’s Victory & the Need to Rebuild the Democratic...

http://democracynow.org - In a Democracy Now! special, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders sat down with Amy Goodman at the Free Library of Philadelphia on ... Via...
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Video: Guilty by Association: Politicians call for Berlin to put sanctions on Russia...

The head of Germany's foreign affairs committee has called for Berlin and the EU to impose sanctions against Russia over its alleged war crimes...
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Video: Special: Bernie Sanders Interviewed by Amy Goodman at Philadelphia Free Library

http://democracynow.org - In a Democracy Now! special, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders sat down with Amy Goodman at the Free Library of Philadelphia on ... Via...
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Video: How a Trump Presidency Creates Crisis and Opportunity for Social Change

Executive Producer Eddie Conway visits Conscious Heads barber shop to discuss Donald Trump's election victory Visit http://therealnews.com for more videos. Via Youtube

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

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Sahra Wagenknecht, Vice President of the German parliament’s Leftist Party, said in Parliament on Wednesday November 23rd, that Germany’s...

The CIA and Castro: an Undying Obsession

“Show me where Stalin’s buried, and I’ll show you a communist plot.” — Edgar Bergen For 53 years exiles from Miami and US officials have tried...
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Video: Standing Rock Resistance (On Contact special episode)

On a special edition of On Contact, Chris Hedges travels to the Standing Rock encampment in North Dakota to listen to the frontline voices...

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

It is imperative that we approach women's health and human rights with the understanding that access will continue to be key. (Photo: dogra /...
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Video: Knock-Knock! Russian Special Forces raid house, find ISIS flag, weapons and ammo

Russian Special Forces conduct an anti-terrorist operation in the city of Nazran. Two officers and two militants were killed during the raid. RT LIVE...

The Financial Press and its Keepers

US officialdom and their media megaphones have systematically concocted narratives having less to do with political reality and more with their hallucinogenic world view....
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Video: Up for Debate: New breed of politicians push NATO survival into brink

People across Europe also took to the streets to voice their anger over the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. And political elites also have concerns...
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Dakota Excess Pipeline? Media & Water Protectors Face Strip Searches,...

http://democracynow.org - Today we're revisiting Democracy Now! reports on the ongoing standoff at Standing Rock in North Dakota, where thousands of Native ... Via Youtube
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Historian Says Dakota Access Co. Attack Came on Anniv. of...

http://democracynow.org - While reporting from the standoff at Standing Rock in September, Democracy Now! sat down with Standing Rock Sioux tribal historian ... Via Youtube
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Unlicensed #DAPL Guards Attacked Water Protectors with Dogs & Pepper...

http://democracynow.org - Many across the United States are celebrating this Thanksgiving holiday. But many for Native Americans observe it as a National Day ... Via...
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Dallas Goldtooth on Police Violence & Repression of Movement Against...

http://democracynow.org - We continue our look back at Democracy Now!'s coverage of the ongoing standoff at Standing Rock in North Dakota, where ... Via Youtube

Twitter Verifies Official Muslim Brotherhood Account

Twitter has verified the official account of the Muslim Brotherhood, after previously banning conservatives, celebrity Trump supporters, and a women’s rights group who criticized Saudi Arabia. The...
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Video: US accuses Syrian officials of attacks on civilians, threatens them with court

The US has lashed out at over a dozen Syrian commanders and officials during a UN General Assembly meeting. Washington's ambassador accused them of...

Report urges UK to ‘map,’ ‘challenge,’ and expose politicians with Russia links

An influential right-wing think-tank has proposed a radical clampdown on politicians sympathetic to Russia by...

Installing a Torture Fan at CIA

Exclusive: The CIA’s torturers can breathe a sigh of relief after President-elect Trump tapped a defender of “enhanced interrogation techniques” to become CIA director,...

US police spend millions on social media monitoring tools, study finds

A new study has found law enforcement agencies spent $4.75 million on social media monitoring tools...

New CIA Chief Was Excited About Attacking Syria’s Assad

Eric Garris Posted on November 18, 2016 Trump’s CIA Chief pick Rep. Mike Pompeo on the Syria crisis on Fox...

Donald Trump offers CIA director post to Rep. Mike Pompeo – report

President-elect Donald Trump has offered the job of CIA director to Republican Congressman Mike Pompeo, according...

US House halts commercial airline deals with Iran approved by Obama administration

House Republicans, joined by a handful of Democrats, blocked a sale of Boeing and Airbus airliners to Iran, which was previously approved by the...
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Video: ‘I’m sorry about that’: State Department official emailed RT’s reporter a detailed statement

During US State Department briefing RT's reporter Gayane Chichakyan asked spokesman John Kirby for specific information concerning allegations that Russia ... Via Youtube

Why Are Public Officials Protecting the Pesticides Industry? Digging Down into the Cesspool of...

Colin Todhunter It is based on a cesspool of corruption that is most probably responsible for more death and disease than the combined efforts of...

‘Yesterday We Were Stunned, Today We Organize’ – CounterSpin special report on what comes...

Janine Jackson interviewed a variety of voices about what comes next after Donald Trump’s victory for the November 11, 2016, episode of CounterSpin.  This...

Social Justice Attorney Andrea Burton

Andrea Burton, a 30 year old Ohio criminal defense lawyer, was rocketed onto the national social justice scene this summer after she was handcuffed...

Judge orders CIA, FBI & NSA to disclose whether they spied on Occupy Philadelphia...

The FBI, CIA and NSA must release any potential evidence that they spied on Occupy Philadelphia protesters back in 2011, a federal judge has...

‘Not appropriate’: US rejects ICC report alleging war crimes by military, CIA in Afghanistan

The US has dismissed the ICC’s investigation of potential war crimes committed in Afghanistan as being not “warranted” or “appropriate.” Washington praised its own...

Michelle Obama racial slur: US mayor under fire over viral Facebook post

Tens of thousands of people have signed an online petition calling for a mayor in West...

‘War crimes of torture’: ICC Prosecutor Signals Charges Against US Armed Forces, CIA

The US may have committed war crimes of torture, cruel treatment and rape, when it interrogate dozens of people in Afghanistan between 2003 and...

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...

Chinese Doctor Grows Artificial Ear on Patient's Arm

A plastic surgeon in China has successfully grown an artificial ear on a man's arm in a pioneering medical procedure. The patient,...

Wave of Fake ‘Hate Crimes’ Sweeps anti-Trump Social Media

Fake reports of “hate crimes” committed by fans of President-elect Donald Trump are sweeping the nation. Meanwhile, real crimes continue to be...

‘Relaxed & full of good ideas’: Farage first UK politician to meet US President-elect...

British UKIP leader Niger Farage fully endorsed the choice of Americans in electing Donald Trump. He was the first UK politician to meet with...

Trump predicted to tap mastermind of Bush torture program as CIA chief

Jose Rodriguez, one of the masterminds behind the infamous George W. Bush torture and retention program,...

Commercial Ships Could Be Quieter, but They Aren’t

Shipbuilding economics and lack of regulations are getting in the way of a quieter ocean Technologies exist to drastically reduce ship noise, but they’re not...
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Video: Keiser Report: Winners & Losers (US Election Day special E991)

In this special US Election Day episode of the Keiser Report from New York City, Max and Stacy report from outside the Javits Center,...
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Video: John Pilger: ‘The truth is… there was no one to vote for’ (Going...

Afshin Rattansi goes underground on the US election results. Author and documentary filmmaker John Pilger tells us what has been revealed by Trump winning...

What does Trump victory mean for UK-US ‘special relationship’?

As property tycoon Donald Trump is named the next president of the United States following...
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Video: What Led to Trump’s Victory? From Racial Fear to Economic Populism

http://democracynow.org - We discuss what led to Donald Trump's surprise victory with Nikole Hannah-Jones, who covers racial injustice at The New York Times ... Via...
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Video: US Election Day Special Coverage

Guests line up (all time ET): 16:00 Gary Johnson 16:30 Panel: Ajamu Baraka, Arvin Vohra 17:00 Ron Paul 17:30 ... Via Youtube
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Video: Just Like After Reconstruction, Trump Vote Highlights White Backlash to Recent Racial Progress

http://democracynow.org - "If one studies history, this is not a surprising outcome," award-winning racial justice reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones says about Donald ... Via Youtube

Trump campaign manager does not rule out special prosecutor for Hillary Clinton – MSNBC

Donald Trump’s campaign manager, speaking on MSNBC, said appointing a special prosecutor for Hillary Clinton can’t...

Top Secret: These are actually Socialist Countries!

People all over the world are fed up with capitalism. They don’t always know how to formulate their aversions anymore (the result of a...
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Video: Hit list: UK special forces to track & kill British citizens in Iraq

British citizens affiliated to jihadist groups in Iraq will be hunted down as part of a new kill or capture strategy, according to senior...

Ron Paul on Raqqa/Mosul: Politicians Fiddle As Middle East Burns

While Americans were obsessing about tomorrow’s election, the Obama Administration launched a serious military escalation in Syria. US Special Forces on the ground and...
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Video: The CNN CIA Manipulation Against Trump

In this video Luke Rudkowski goes over the latest news of CNN bias towards Donald Trump and covers the behind the scenes story of...

What to Do When Domestic Abuse Is Financial, Too

"I'm very blessed that I can see out of both my eyes," says Kalyn Risker Fahie. Nearly ten years ago, her left...

‘I never believed in UK-US special relationship,’ says Blair’s Iraq-era defense sec

Former prime minister Tony Blair’s Iraq War-era defense secretary never put much stock in the...

The Coming Plague of Poverty Among the Elderly: Clinton’s Plan For Gutting Social Security

Photo by aphrodite-in-nyc | CC BY 2.0 In the recent Wikileaks revelations confirming Hillary Clinton’s duplicity, one of the clearest disclosures of her policy plans...

'Racial discrimination' mars Auckland councillor's swearing-in

A newly-elected Auckland councillor says the refusal to allow his Samoan family into pre-arranged VIP seating to watch his swearing-in was racial...

'Our culture has gotten too mean': Melania Trump sends social media into frenzy

Speaking at a rally in Pennsylvania, Melania Trump promised to be an advocate for women and...

Social Impact Bonds: The Titans of Finance as the Altruistic Merchants of Schooling...

With the advent of the social impact bond… if Adam Smith were around today, he’d be talking not just about the invisible hand of...
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Video: WHY The Internet Is Officially RIGGED, Response To Casey Neistat and Hillary

In this video Luke Rudkowski breaks down the latest controversy surrounding popular youtuber Casey Neistat endorsing Hillary Clinton on his youtube channel ... source

‘Give it a rest’: Social media mocks Senator claiming Russia may be behind new...

People on social media shamed US Democratic Senator Tom Ryan, who claimed Russia might actually be...

US interior secretary, officials warn of ‘impacts’ from Bundy brothers’ acquittal

The US interior secretary is urging vigilance, following the Bundy brothers being found not guilty of...

CIA to make 11mn declassified docs available to public online

The CIA is finally putting its database of declassified documents up for public access. Since 2000, the 11 million documents had only been accessible...

The Empire Files: Meet the Socialist Woman Running for President

With just weeks until the US presidential election -- and with both mainstream candidates embroiled in unprecedented scandal -- Abby Martin interviews...

Russian and US jets flew dangerously close in Syria – US official

The close call between American and Russian military jets in Syria has happened, officials announced. Near...

As Aging Population Increases, Elders and Allies Fight for Social Supports

(Photo: Huey Phan; Edited: LW / TO) According to a spring 2016 report released by the Older Women's League, men in the top 1 percent...

In haunted Salem, a Jewish church founder preaches the art of ‘Satanic’ social change

Here is a story out of Times of Israel about a Jew practizing Satanism, calling it  "social change." Even in NY times, they...

One out of two Americans in facial recognition databases

Shelley Connor Over 117 million Americans—half of the adult population—are in facial recognition databases used by law enforcement, according to a report released by Georgetown...

Why Does The Government Continue to Lie About Social Security?

by Allen W. Smith / October 25th, 2016 Most Americans must be getting accustomed to hearing lie after lie from the two presidential candidates.  According...
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Video: Eddie Glaude: Trump’s Accusations of Voter Fraud aren’t a Dog Whistle, They’re a...

http://democracynow.org - Democracy Now! broadcast a debate night special on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 8 to 11:30 p.m. ET. We aired the full...
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Video: From Palestine to Black Lives Matter: Alicia Garza & Phyllis Bennis on Issues...

http://democracynow.org - In our special broadcast of the final 2016 U.S. presidential debate, we asked Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza what the ... Via...
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Video: Russian Marine Special Forces practice underwater gunfire

During drills in the Kaliningrad region, Russian naval troops showed off their underwater combat skills: shooting, close fighting and mine clearance training in ... Via...

British special forces set to resume training ‘democratic & moderate’ Syrian rebels

British special forces will resume training moderate Syrian rebels through the US-led program which collapsed last year having utterly failed to reach the stated...

They can't rig elections, but they can fake it – US officials alter approach...

While agreeing with President Barack Obama that the US election system is too big to hack,...

From Higher Education to Water Treatment, Financialization Is Harming Our Economy

An empty classroom at Junior High School 50 in Brooklyn in June 23, 2016. Public schools around the nation have all seen...
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Video: 13 Officers Withdrawn from North Dakota Following Arrest of Madison Elected Official

Madison Common Council Alderperson Rebecca Kemble speaks out after her arrest while working as a legal observer during the growing resistance to the ... Via...

Officers Withdrawn from North Dakota Following Arrest of Madison Elected Official

by The Real News Network (TRNN) / October 21st, 2016 Madison Common Council Alderperson Rebecca Kemble speaks out after her arrest while working as a...

From Palestine to Black Lives Matter: Alicia Garza and Phyllis Bennis on Issues Ignored...

In our special broadcast of the final 2016 U.S. presidential debate, we asked Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza what the major-party...

Clinton Promises to Increase Social Security Tax

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org During the final Presidential candidates’ debate, on October 19th, Hillary Clinton said that workers’ “social security payroll contribution will go...

WATCH: Libya without Gaddafi: 5 years of turmoil (Special Report)

Published time: 20 Oct, 2016 21:00 Five years after a NATO-backed rebellion overthrew the government of Col....
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Video: Oliver Stone on freedom of speech, Hillary’s hacks and CIA cinema (Going Underground)

WATCH THE FULL EPISODE HERE: https://youtu.be/ASFj_-4Vg4I We speak to award winning director Oliver Stone about the hacking of Hillary, CIA backed ... Via Youtube

Trial begins for 120 suspected NYC gang members amid protests over 'racialized terror'

A federal trial has begun for 120 young men accused of being members and associates of...

Official U.S. Gov’t. Documentation that Saudi Gov’t. Funds Al Qaeda

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org As Liz Goodwin and Michael Isikoff noted on 11 October 2016 regarding a recent wikileak:  The Clinton email states: "We need to use our diplomatic...

‘EU supporters should be tried for treason,’ says Tory politician

A Conservative councillor has been suspended after launching a parliamentary petition calling for support of...
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Video: Standing Rock Sioux Pediatrician: Threat from Fracking Chemicals is “Environmental Genocide”

http://democracynow.org - In an extended interview with one of the first people arrested in the resistance movement against the Dakota Access pipeline, Dr. Sara...

Artificial eggs grown in science lab create living mice

Scientists have created artificial animal eggs in a laboratory to develop living mice in what...

Top State Dept official accused of offering FBI ‘quid pro quo’ to declassify Clinton...

Newly released FBI documents pertaining to the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email servers show that...

Millennials equally dislike Trump, Clinton & Putin – but would vote socialist

A new study surveying American attitudes towards capitalism, socialism or communism found younger Americans preferred George...
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Video: EU Nazi origins in 1942 Berlin & CIA funded, #Brexit is death knell...

What the BBC won't tell you about #Brexit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oAq1q1_swyM Scots prefer post-Brexit UK to independence, poll finds ... Via Youtube

Democratic party sues NC election officials to extend voter registration deadline

The Democratic Party in North Carolina has sued the State Board of Elections in an effort to extend today’s deadline for voter registration. The emergency...
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Video: CIA preparing cyberattacks against Russia – US officials cited by NBC

The CIA is reportedly planning a “clandestine” cyberattack on Russia, in retaliation for its alleged efforts to influence the US elections against Hillary Clinton. Via...

CIA working on ‘clandestine’ cyberattack against Russia – report

The CIA is reportedly planning a “clandestine” cyberattack on Russia, in retaliation for its alleged efforts...

US officially bans Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones from air transportation

The Samsung Galaxy Note7 has officially been banned from all airplanes due to its tendency to...

Dr. Walter Rodney: Revolutionary Intellectual, Socialist, Pan-Africanist and Historian

In evaluating Walter Rodney one characteristic stands out. He was a scholar who recognised no distinction between academic concerns and service to society, between...

Surviving Torture in a CIA Secret Prison: Khaled al-Sharif of Libya Recounts Horrors

A shocking new report details how harsh American interrogation methods have led to devastating psychiatric disorders in former prisoners. The New York...
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Video: Journalist James Risen: CIA Torture Methods Caused Long-Term Psychological Harm to Former Prisoners

http://democracynow.org - A New York Times investigation has found at least half of the 39 detainees who went through the CIA's so-called enhanced ... Via...

Gitmo detainee granted rectal surgery after CIA ‘torture by sodomy’

Charged in connection with the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Guantanamo detainee Mustafa al-Hawsawi will reportedly miss a pretrial hearing Friday in order to “rest up”...

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...

Mass exodus of London bankers could come early 2017, financial institutions warn

Top London-based banks have warned they could relocate to continental Europe as early as next...
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Video: Part 1: Jill Stein Spars with Clinton & Trump in “Expanding the Debate”...

http://democracynow.org - With the presidential election just over four weeks away, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off Sunday night at Washington ... Via Youtube
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Video: Part 3: Jill Stein Spars with Clinton & Trump in “Expanding the Debate”...

http://democracynow.org - We play excerpts from the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate and expand the debate by giving Green Party nominee Jill Stein a ... Via...
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Video: Part 4: Jill Stein Spars with Clinton & Trump in “Expanding the Debate”...

http://democracynow.org - We play excerpts from the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate and expand the debate by giving Green Party nominee Jill Stein a ... Via...
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Video: Part 5: Jill Stein Spars with Clinton & Trump in “Expanding the Debate”...

http://democracynow.org - We play excerpts from the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate and expand the debate by giving Green Party nominee Jill Stein a ... Via...
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Video: Part 2: Jill Stein Spars with Clinton & Trump in “Expanding the Debate”...

http://democracynow.org - With the presidential election just over four weeks away, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off Sunday night at Washington ... Via Youtube

Are UK special forces preparing for chemical warfare ahead of assault on Mosul, Iraq?

Troops from the British infantry and SAS have been kitted out with chemical warfare equipment...

Ben & Jerry’s declares support for Black Lives Matter, gets drubbing on social media

Vermont-based ice cream purveyor Ben & Jerry’s released a statement declaring its support for the Black...
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Video: Fatal error? Pro-govt Iraq fighters ‘likely’ killed in coalition airstrike – US official

An airstrike has left at least 20 pro-government tribal fighters dead near the Iraqi city of Mosul, a US defense official told AFP, while...

The Crucial Campaign Day Most TV Journalists Won’t Tell You About

Next to November 8, the most significant day in the electoral calendar this cycle may be October 11. That’s the deadline for voter registration...
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Video: Pro-govt Iraq fighters ‘likely’ killed in US-led coalition airstrike near Mosul – US...

An airstrike has left at least 20 pro-government tribal fighters dead near the Iraqi city of Mosul, a US defense official told AFP, while...

Coincidence or conspiracy? US govt officially accuses Russia of hacks during Clinton email dump

US intelligence officials claimed Moscow is behind the hacks and leaks related to the 2016 elections...

US gov't officially accuses Russia of political hacks

The US intelligence community is “confident” that Russia is behind the recent hacks of US officials’...

Facial recognition tech set for NY bridges & tunnels ‘to fight terrorism’ (VIDEOS)

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has revealed details of his high-tech plans for the state, including...

Federal govt spends over $1bn a year on PR – official report

The public relations industry can be baffling and a PR staffer’s job often vague, but the...
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Video: Special Expanded VP Debate with Pence, Kaine & Green Party Nominee Ajamu Baraka

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, October 4, Democracy Now! hosted special live coverage of the first U.S. vice-presidential debate from Richmond, Va. Via Youtube

UK Chancellor on Wall Street to reassure nervous bankers about London’s financial future

British Chancellor Philip Hammond is in the US, cozying up to Wall Street power-brokers in...
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Video: UK financial crash scenario: Plan B – what will happen when the Euro/Dollar...

ORIGINAL SHOW Post Cyprus - 2 Euro/Dollar zone collapse scenarios The who, when & how of banker arrests, former fraud squad detective TWO ... Via...

America’s Outdated Special Relationship With Saudi Arabia

The current US presidential campaign debate on Middle East policy has focused disproportionately on the US response to the Islamic State (ISIS...

Alabama teen suffers broken skull, police suggest racial motivation

A white Alabama teenager is in fair condition after his skull was fractured in a fight...

#IfISeeAClown trending on social media amid creepy clown threats across the US

Following a series of creepy accounts of threatening clowns roaming the US, the hashtag #IfISeeAClown is...

White House proposes adding racial category for Middle Eastern, North African

The White House is proposing a new racial category for people of Middle Eastern or North...
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Video: How Social Security Alleviate Child Poverty

Peter Arno and Jeanette Wicks-Lim, co-authors of 'Overlooked but Not Forgotten: Social Security Lifts Millions More Children Out of Poverty', say it's not just...

Socialism’s Dilemma

The most important quality in politics is ideology – the set of values you hold to be both right, and good. The British Tory...
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Video: ‘They kill people in their homes’: Pakistani to sue CIA for drone strike...

A Pakistani journalist, who lost relatives in a U.S. drone strike, has won permission to sue the people who ordered the attack - after...

America’s Outdated Special Relationship with Saudi Arabia

King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia bids farewell to President Barack Obama at Erga Palace in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Jan. 27, 2015. (Official...

Australia Politician Visits Front Lines; 65 Killed in Iraq

Australia Politician Visits Front Lines; 65 Killed in Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Kurdish President Masoud Barzani met today in Baghdad. The...

CIA Puppet Masters

By Daisy Luther DaisyLuther.com September 30, 2016 It’s really quite embarrassing on a global scale when members of our own government seem to be deliberately trying...

Official Stupidity Killed Keith Lamont Scott

Shooting a man slowly backing away is no way to preserve or protect Some reasonable people are weighing the available evidence and waiting for...

British politicians desperate for dual Irish citizenship after Brexit vote

Desperate to hold on to EU citizenship following Brexit, the number of British MPs and...

‘I’m the law today, n***a’: Pennsylvania cop fired over Snapchat selfie racial slur (PHOTO)

A Pennsylvania police officer has been fired after a Snapchat image of her dressed in full...

Social Experiment: Black Lives Matter vs All Lives Matter, Reactions

Joey Salads is the best YouTuber of all. Yesterday, we saw that the media was reporting a mass-shooting by a dot-Indian...

FBI investigating hacks of Democratic Party officials’ phones, voter registration rolls – report

It seems politicians aren’t the only ones gearing up for November’s election. The FBI is investigating suspected hacks into Democratic Party officials’ phones as...
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Video: Part 1: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off Monday night in one of the most anticipated debates in U.S. history. The debate was...

Jewish Politician Calls on Germany To Do More for Migrants

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Video: Part 2: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off Monday night in one of the most anticipated debates in U.S. history. The debate was...
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Video: Part 5: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - On Monday night, the two major-party candidates squared off for the first presidential debate. It was one of the most anticipated ... Via...
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Video: Part 3: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off Monday night in one of the most anticipated debates in U.S. history. The debate was...
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Video: Part 6: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - On Monday night, the two major-party candidates squared off for the first presidential debate. It was one of the most anticipated ... Via...
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Video: Part 4: Jill Stein “Debates” Clinton & Trump in Democracy Now! Special

http://democracynow.org - On Monday night, the two major-party candidates squared off for the first presidential debate. It was one of the most anticipated ... Via...
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Video: ‘Artistic freedom’: Fake Norway theater official causes stir with video apology for Israel...

Tel Aviv has urged the National Theatre of Norway to deny links to and remove a video in which a fake theater official called...

The Social Construction of Value, Price and Wages

(The Theory of Conceptual-Commodity-Value-Management within Post-Industrial Post-Modern Bourgeois-State-Capitalism) Within post-industrial post-modern bourgeois-state-capitalism, value is no longer based on labor and/or on labor theories of value...

Hotline calls from suicidal veterans went to voicemail – former VA official

As many as 40 percent of calls to the veterans’ suicide hotline went to voicemail or...
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Video: Ending Segregation in Baltimore Will Take More Than Electing Black Politicians

Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative executive director Walter Lomax explains the recent history of overpolicing and overincarceration in Baltimore Visit ... Via Youtube

CIA Whistleblower Kiriakou Honored for Integrity

Former CIA official John Kiriakou, who spent two years in prison for revealing the truth about White House-sanctioned torture, became the 15th recipient of...

Let the Public Know The Truth About Social Security

by Allen W. Smith / September 26th, 2016 During the past three decades, the American people have been kept in the dark about the true...
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Video: Former CIA Agent “The Clinton Foundation Is A Global Fraud Which Has Stolen...

Please Support The Show – http://richieallen.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/therichieallenshow http://www.youtube.com/RichieAllenShowMedia Tune in at ... Via Youtube

Scam ‘every 15 seconds’ in Britain as financial fraud soars

A financial scam takes place every 15 seconds across Britain, according to Financial Fraud Action...
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Video: Crucial to avoid collapse of US-Russian agreements on Syria – Lavrov at UNGA...

Russian Foreign Minister speaks at UN General Assembly RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube
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Video: Richie Allen Debates David Duke On Racial Identity & Manipulated Race Wars.

Please Support The Show – http://richieallen.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/therichieallenshow http://www.youtube.com/RichieAllenShowMedia Tune in at ... Via Youtube

We’re Winning the War Against ISIS! Maybe? On Social Media?

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Having been engaged in fierce battles against each other for over a year in Afghanistan, Islamic State and Taliban militants have agreed a truce...
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A prison governor had to undergo facial reconstructive surgery after being severely wounded by an...

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Michael Morell, the former head of the CIA, endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and said that...

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Brexit block: EU official says €25bn debt means UK can’t leave

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Britain is heading for financial crisis worse than the 2008 collapse and the Bank of...

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Flint Officials Profited While Water Crisis Raged

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FBI technician pleads guilty to working as China agent

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‘Special forces shadow wars’ face legal threat from Corbyn

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President Erdogan once again slammed the US for harboring Gulen, who lives in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania, and demanded his extradition. He also ... Via...
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Pedophile who posed as rapper to groom girls on social media jailed for 16yrs

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Immigration raids have seen a sharp rise since 2010, when current Prime Minister Theresa May...
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UK wages drop more than in any advanced economy since financial crisis … level...

Workers in Britain have suffered the biggest fall in real wages since the financial crisis than any other leading economy besides Greece, a new...

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Islamic State declared it was the inspiration behind the massacre. Meanwhile, French citizens as well as politicians have been asking how the country's security...

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UN Official Accidentally Crushes His Own Throat

Call it a conspiracy theory, coincidence or just bad luck, but any time someone is in a position to bring down Hillary Clinton by...

The Millennial Generation Is a Perfect Fit for Socialism

Few developments have caused as much recent consternation among advocates of free-market capitalism as various findings that millennials, compared to previous generations,...

Farage’s ‘annual’ resignation met with social media frenzy

Reactions on social media to Brexiteer Nigel Farage’s resignation announcement from the UKIP leadership ranged...
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Video: Sunday View In Association With davidicke.com Sunday May 29th

Please Support The Show – http://richieallen.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/therichieallenshow http://www.youtube.com/RichieAllenShowMedia Tune in at ... Via Youtube

Class war? Bitter social divide was major factor in vote for Brexit, study shows

Austerity, class divides, and the death of social mobility was in large part behind the...
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Video: Terror Combat Drills: Russian Special Forces show off skills

The Russian Special Rapid Response Unit (SOBR) conducted training drills to mark the 25th anniversary of the Federal Customs Service in Moscow. Via Youtube

Marx on Financial Bubbles: Much Keener Insights Than Contemporary Economists

While paying homage to Marx for his profound understanding of “the laws of motion of the capitalist mode of production,” most contemporary economists argue...

Special prosecutor appointed in Laquan McDonald case

In the murder trial of the Chicago police officer who shot Laquan McDonald 16 times, an...
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Video: Fail Compilation: Awkward politician greetings

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau became the latest politician to struggle to shake the hand of US President Barack Obama, resulting in a very...

NGOs push for judicial inquiry into UK’s links to post-9/11 rendition & torture

A potent alliance of leading human rights NGOs has called for a full judicial inquiry into Britain’s role in rendition a week ahead of...

Senate passes Puerto Rico financial rescue bill to Obama for signature

The US Senate passed a bill to financially rescue Puerto Rico, which is mired in debt....

US homeland ‘more secure’ , but ISIS can inspire homegrown extremists online – CIA...

An attack by Islamic State in the US would not be surprising, the CIA chief said....

It’s Official—California Will Vote on Legalizing Marijuana in November

A broadly-backed initiative to legalize marijuana in the country's most populous state will be on the California ballot in November. The secretary of state's...

UK, US officials play down security implications of Brexit, but questions remain

British and American officials are fighting to play down fears over the security implications of...

Social snooping: US border agents want to know about your social media profile

Watch what you say on Facebook and Twitter or you might not be able to enter...

Social snooping: US border agents want to know about your social media profile

Watch what you say on Facebook and Twitter or you might not be able to enter...
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Video: ‘Loose cannons’: CIA arms destined for Syrian moderates ‘get stolen, emerge on black...

CIA weapons supplied to the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels via Jordan have been “systematically stolen” to be sold on the black market, a new...
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Video: Funding projects beneficial for humans less important to govts than AI arms race...

Global warming, mass shootings, global instability and overpopulation are all concerns humanity faces, but what is the greatest risk to all of us? Larry...

‘No notification, no negotiation’: EU officials banned from Brexit talks with Britain

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has forbidden EU officials from holding post-Brexit talks with Britain, saying there should be no “negotiations behind closed doors...

How Politicians Capitalized on the Orlando Shooting to Take Away Your Rights

Politicians now typically respond to major tragedies with an outpouring of … opportunistic agenda-pushing. This disgusting penchant for capitalizing on the public’s grief and...

UN Official to testify against Hillary Clinton found dead

It sure is amazing how lucky the Clinton’s have got when people are going to testify against them and then they die. Ashe was due...

Open letter from politicians demand corporations reveal tax deals

European MPs have signed an open letter that presses governments across the Continent to publish their complex tax agreements with multinational companies on a...

Declassifying the Syrian Jihad: CIA vs. the Pentagon

On a Monday morning in September of 2014 White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest stepped out in front of cameras to respond...

EU was a CIA project: Journalist

US politicians respond to Brexit with domestic interests in mind

The people of the United Kingdom have voted to withdraw from the European Union, and politicians in the US are drawing parallels between that...

CIA arms destined for Syrian moderates systematically stolen, emerge on black market – report

CIA weapons supplied to the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels via Jordan have been “systematically stolen” to be sold on the black market, a new...

Asians in US make up most rapidly-increasing racial group, whites slowest

The number of Asians in the US is rising at a greater rate than all other racial groups, based on the latest US Census...

‘Let’s not be hasty’: Despite EU push, UK politicians say no need for quick...

British politicians, including strong advocates of the Leave campaign, say there’s no rush in starting...
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Video: Financial Outlook: Market, currency questions rise after Brexit

On the markets, the pound went into freefall, reaching a record 30-year low. At one point it plunged by more than 11%. Panic also...
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Video: Keiser Report: Your Special Brexit Coctail (E932)

Every week Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert look at all the scandal behind the financial news headlines. In this episode of the Keiser Report...
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Video: Brexit Special: Are we living in a Disunited Kingdom? (Going Underground)

Afshin Rattansi goes underground on Brexit. The votes are in. Britain is out of the European Union, and UK Prime Minister David Cameron has...
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Video: Britain making historic decision in Brexit referendum – RT’s Special Coverage (PROMO)

The UK is voting in a referendum on whether it should leave or stay in the European Union. More than 46 million people are...

New Service Sends Summaries of Your Social Media to Landlords, Employers to ‘Assess’ You

Here’s a shout out to all of you who said “If I’ve got nothing to hide I’ve got nothing to fear” after the Snowden...
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Video: Shaking Hands: David Cameron’s ‘special EU membership deal’ for UK

David Cameron 'did everything in his power' to make sure the UK gets a sweet deal with the EU. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to...

German politicians are discussing a bill to ban "sexist" advertising

German politicians are discussing a bill to ban sexist advertising in public spaces. However, most Germans have quite a calm attitude to the current...

Your EU vote is crucial because it won’t count

Here is a prediction about the outcome of today’s UK referendum on leaving the European Union. Even in the unlikely event that the remain camp...

CIA psychologists admit creating post-9/11 ‘torture’ practice for $81mn

Two former CIA psychologists have partially admitted to having advised torture and inhumane treatment for detainees,...

Pro-EU politician receives death threats just days after Jo Cox murder

Labour MP and prominent Remain campaigner Yvette Cooper has notified the police of death threats...
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Video: Monckton “Leave The Eu As It’s A Tyranny & Politicians Attending Bilderberg Should...

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Small, commercial drones allowed to fly under new FAA guidelines

Commercial drones under 55lb (25kg) have been cleared to fly in the US during daylight hours...

Saudi Arabian Human Rights Lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair Continues to Fight for Social Justice...

“Even from prison, you can still light a candle”. Waleed Abu al-Khair began to practice law in Saudi Arabia in 2007.  He quickly earned an...

Commercializing Elections to Destroy Our Democracy

Our political economy – a wonderfully embracing phrase much used a century ago – has three main components: The electoral/governmental powers, the marketplace, and...

'Attack on our democracy': MPs honor Jo Cox in special parliament session

Members of the UK Parliament returned to Westminster for a special session Monday afternoon to...

State Department Officials Call for Military Intervention to Topple Syria’s Assad

Advocates of illegal military intervention in Syria to force out Bashar al-Assad signed an internal memo protesting the current Obama administration policy...

Professor rejects Marxism after traveling the globe: ‘Socialism doesn’t work’

At least one professor in America does not feel the Bern. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Professor Jack Stauder says his political and...

The Killing Fields: Extrajudicial Killings in the Philippines

Activists decry extrajudicial killings of human rights advocates in the Philippines under the Aquino presidency. (Photo Courtesy of Toto Lozano / MindaNews.com) Truthout...

Brazil's Rio state declares financial disaster before Olympic Games

The acting governor of Rio de Janeiro state has declared a state of financial disaster so he has more leeway to...
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Video: Armenian Genocide Special: Mass Murder or Civil War? (Going Underground)

Afshin Rattansi goes underground on the Armenian Genocide. We speak to Mehmet Perincek, a historian and political scientist who defended his father's denial ... Via...

Student activist gets 90 days in jail for fake racial threats on Twitter

A University student received a 90-day county jail sentence, along with five years’ probation, and must...
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Video: Latest CIA Torture Docs Show “Evidence of War Crimes” & Level of Brutality...

http://democracynow.org - Shocking new details have been made public about the CIA's torture program as the agency has declassified dozens of once-secret ... Via Youtube

Politician: “I accuse” Green party of “genocide of the German people”

Christina Baum, the AfD’s Deputy Federal Chairwoman for Baden-Württemberg, Germany, is charging the Green party for committing genocide against German people. “I continue...
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Video: ‘Western politicians lost reality about Russia’ – Foreign Ministry spox

RT talks to Maria Zakharova, Russia's Foreign Ministry spokesperson, who is attending St. Petersburg Economic Forum RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to ... Via Youtube
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Video: Profound Social Alienation Underlies America’s Mass Atrocities

Gun culture, rampant homophobia, and U.S. imperialism - not Islam - is behind the Orlando shootings, says scholar Junaid Ahmad. Via Youtube

Hawks rising: Dozens of State Dept officials call for US strikes against Assad in...

Bucking current US policy, dozens of State Department officials have reportedly signed an internal document calling...
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Video: Turkish Connections: RT’s special reports from the border with Syria (PROMO)

Throughout the week RT will have special reports by Lizzie Phelan from Turkish-Syrian border. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

US efforts 'have not reduced' ISIS terrorist capability, reach – CIA chief

Despite losing ground in Iraq and Syria, Islamic State is still able to organize terrorist attacks...

411mn photos on FBI’s facial recognition database – govt watchdog report

The FBI’s facial recognition database contains 411 million photos, both criminal and civilian, but the program hasn’t been tested for accuracy and the agency...

CIA forced to release post-9/11 torture evidence, unclear if arrests will follow

Disturbing details of "illegal" torture techniques used by the US government after the 9/11 attacks were...

NYT Dismisses Social Programs, Routine in Much of the World, as ‘Unsustainable’

Photo of the “unkempt and impatient, often angry” Bernie Sanders accompanying a New York Times editorial (photo: Sam Hodgson/NYT) In the latter stages of the...
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Video: Orlando gay nightclub shooting – RT’s special coverage (LIVE)

A mass shooting has taken place in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, resulting in multiple deaths and injuries, police said, adding that the...
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Video: ‘Gay tendencies’ Orlando shooter visited LGBT club & used special dating apps –...

The rapidly-shifting theories behind what motivated Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen suggests he may have been struggling with his sexuality and ... Via Youtube

Clinton Discussed Top Secret CIA Drone Info, Approved Drone Strikes, Via Her Blackberry

A new report in the Wall Street Journal reveals emails in which then-Secretary of State Clinton approved CIA drone assassinations in Pakistan from her...

Orlando shooter closely connected to US govt.: Ex-CIA contractor

Omar Mateen, the suspect in the Orlando nightclub shooting, was very closely connected to the US government, which is committing crimes on American soil...

Congress, Obama call for a Financial Control Board for Puerto Rico

Via WSWS. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license. Rafael Azul On June 11, US President Barack Obama devoted his weekly...

Legalized Tyranny: India’s Armed Forces Special Powers Act

Thousands of extra-judicial killings, enforced disappearances, mass graves and recurrent incidents of violence brushed under the carpet away from plain sight. Under the power...
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Video: Preference for Bench Trials Show Implicit Bias of Judicial System Towards Police

University of MD Carey School of Law Professor Doug Colbert says Officer Cesar Goodson's election to let a judge decide his case reveals how...

Classified 9/11 report pages contain no evidence against Saudis, says CIA chief

Washington is set to declassify the remaining parts of a Congressional Report on 9/11 attacks that...

Economic Update: Local Groups, Social Change

This episode discusses the new book Coming of Age in the Other America, new research revealing the superiority of worker co-ops over...

UK special forces fighting alongside Syrian rebels on Jordanian border – report

British special forces are fighting on the Syrian frontline, protecting an embattled rebel unit against...