Saturday, April 25, 2015

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Political news.

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As the United Nations reveals more than 1,075 Iraqis have been killed so far this month, the Obama administration has promised Iraq "intense and...

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Andre Damon Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who together with her husband Bill Clinton has earned more than $100 million in speaking fees from...

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The descent of Iraq into complete mayhem was planned carefully and meticulously many years ago. Back in 1994, former US Vice president, Dick Cheney...

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Every presidential election cycle heats up quicker than the last, with the dismaying inevitability of Christmas marketing in May. With that in mind, it...

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Fresh surveys released today indicate that most Americans have finally realised that the Obama Administration’s foreign policy really doesn’t differ all that much from...

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Sen. Whitehouse Reintroduces Measure to Shed Light on Funders Behind Campaign Ads Public Citizen strongly supports the DISCLOSE Act of 2014, reintroduced in the Senate today...

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Barry Grey The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Monday released a redacted version of the hitherto secret Obama administration memo arguing...

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Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair recently stated that air strikes and drones should be used once again on Iraq to stem recent gains...

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In case you are a rabid partisan supporter of the Obama administration, or forgot your history, Richard Nixon was charged for ostensibly the same...

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Court-ordered release of DOJ 'drone memo' reveals legal arguments for targeting of US citizen Anwar al-Aulaqi in Yemen The U.S. government on Monday partially released...

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Robert Parry A favorite neocon meme about President Barack Obama is that he is “weak” – because he failed to bomb Syria, bomb Iran, sustain...

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Eric Zuesse  RINF Alternative News On Monday, June 22nd, a video was posted to youtube showing (starting at 3:00) a Russian bank being vandalized in Ukraine by a mob of...

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A leading free-market voice and political leader of the free-market movement in the United States, former Congressman Ron Paul (R-Tex) is also a medical...

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Johannes Stern RINF Alternative News In a show of support for the blood-soaked military regime in Egypt, US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Cairo on...

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Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, still stung by the interim agreement reached by the US and Iran that places restrictions on Tehran’s nuclear program in...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News The Western news media have not been showing the footage of this action by the U.S. Administration, but U.S. news media...

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Matthew Butler As sectarian violence re-erupts in war-torn Iraq, Tony Blair has again justified waging the catastrophic Iraq War. From the pulpit of his interfaith...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News It's stunning. It's video showing inside the Odessa Trades Unions Building while hundreds of people who opposed Obama's coup that had overthrown...

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Charles Hugh Smith Reprinted with permission of WashingtonsBlog The Status Quo is not sustainable. Here are some resources on the many reasons why. Coming to the understanding...

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David Swanson  RINF Alternative News In this local TV news interview (video), we see Virginia Fifth District Democratic nominee for Congress Lawrence Gaughan say, "We need...

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Tom Heneghan  RINF Alternative News It can now be reported that the Military Games Division of CBS radio division news has uncovered the funding mechanism...

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Over the past year, the United States government has been in the news a lot for its efforts to undermine the Internet’s basic privacy...

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Gerald Pechenuk In his latest column, former U.S. Treasury official Paul Craig Roberts says that George W. Bush and Barack Obama have established the precedent...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News A Gallup poll published on June 20th shows that the only living current or former occupant of the White House who...

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You have to give one thing to Dick Cheney, the man has balls but more on that shortly. The ongoing bedlam in Iraq courtesy...

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Steve Watson In a very Orwellian turn of events, the Obama administration is mulling the prospect of air strikes in Syria, against militants that it...

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Syrian Elections Observers Report to UN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnFQd4wBXnk

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Tony Gosling What do Olof Palme, Patrice Lumumba, Princess Diana, Dr David Kelly, Robin Cook, Yasser Arafat, Slobodan Milosevic and Hugo Chavez have in...

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Twenty-six organizations called on the leaders of the House Foreign Affairs Committee today to clarify a pending Congressional sign-on letter to the President concerning nuclear negotiations with Iran. The U.S., along...

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As Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi, the Richest Representative of the One Percent in the House of Representatives, said: "Impeachment is off the table." Nevertheless,...

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Timothy Karr Last Tuesday, Rep. Eric Cantor learned the hard way that crony capitalism comes at a political cost. In a decisive 10-point upset, Cantor’s Republican...

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James Cogan In testimony Wednesday before the Senate Appropriations subcommittee on defence, the chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, said...

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Raven Clabough According to Representative Lou Barletta, there just may be enough votes in the House to impeach President Obama. Barletta contends that Obama's flagrant...

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The Daily Take Team, The Thom Hartmann Program If there's one person who has absolutely zero business criticizing anyone for how they're running the country, it's...

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RINF Alternative News A number of politicians have placed demands on the Home secretary to establish a committee to investigate past cases of child sex abuse, following...

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Jeff Bachman In an effort to defend Human Rights Watch against recent criticism that its cozy relationship with the U.S. government threatens its objectivity, Executive...

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Reprinted with permission of Washingtons Blog Powers once granted are almost impossible to take back. After 13.5 years, there is more than enough evidence for reasonable...

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Despite initial assurances to the contrary, new combat-ready troops already on the ground inside war-torn country As widespread unrest and civil war takes hold inside...

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Whistleblower Groups Praise "First Step Toward a Safe Alternative to Leaks for Potential Whistleblowers" Today, the Government Accountability Project (GAP), Project on Government Oversight (POGO),...

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America has entered its third great era: the post-constitutional one. In the first, in the colonial years, a unitary executive, the King of England,...

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Theodoric Meyer Cuomo Has Raised Millions Through Loophole He Pledged to Close The governor has called for closing a gap in the state’s campaign finance laws,...

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Robert Parry As President Barack Obama ponders whether the United States should respond militarily to advances into Iraq by Sunni extremists, the more pertinent question...

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Shamus Cooke The fall of Iraq’s second largest city, Mosul, to an al-Qaeda linked militia elicited a curiously muted response from the Obama administration. Yes, Obama...

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The same people who got the US into the mistaken Iraq War are now urging President Obama to use military force in Iraq again....

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While the death toll among civilians is growing in Ukraine the United States continues its policy aimed at escalation of the conflict. It offers...

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And so the inevitable is unfolding: a possible collapse of the U.S.-imposed Iraqi state, the apparent triumph of the most brutal extremists in the...

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One of the most significant realizations to emerge since the Edward Snowden revelations, is the understanding that we need more secure tools for would...

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Over 250 MPs are claiming more in expenses to pay rent on their second homes than the maximum a normal person living in Westminster...

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It is in everyone’s long-term interest to stop purposefully undermining developing democratic processes. Most western governments and some observers argue that the elections that took...

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The Pentagon has an awful lot of leftovers, but luckily for law enforcement agencies across the United States they aren’t going to waste. Millions of...

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School investigators find no sign of Birmingham extremism but PM promises ‘robust’ response DAVID CAMERON stood accused of whipping up Islamophobia yesterday after promising a...

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The experience of humanity is driven and defined by our own consciousness, which is a product of our sophisticated brain functions. We are consciousness in every...

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Former White House hopeful and longtime lawmaker Ron Paul says United State President Barack Obama’s recent major foreign policy speech was a “disappointment” to...

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Matthew Butler As a curtain of censorship falls over the UK internet, this special investigation uncovers the deception and elite players behind the murky system...

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As the Bilderbergers gather in Denmark to discuss this year's agenda, James Corbett presents "Why We Must Oppose Bilderberg" to the We The People...

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