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Fidel’s Legacy

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News At age 88, he’s Cuba’s elder statesman. A legend in his own time and then some. Defying critics. Outwitting them. Outliving them. This article a snapshot of some of his achievements. Impressive by any standard. ...

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EU Parliament Recognizes Palestinian Statehood

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News On Wednesday, European parliamentarians endorsed Palestinian statehood. Symbolically. In principle. A compromise motion. Carrying overwhelmingly – 498 to 88 with 111 abstentions. More on this below. A previous article said the following: An estimated 134 ...

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Ukraine: Central European Powder Keg

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News Kiev’s so-called day of silence remains shaky at best. Reports indicate casualties after its announcement. Peace is a convenient illusion. Illegitimate oligarch president Petro Poroshenko wants Donbas democrats crushed. Large troop contingents and heavy weapons ...

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EU Demands Russia Bail Out EU & Ukraine

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Eric Zuesse IMF says Ukraine will be bankrupt ‘within weeks’ and needs $15 billion more for war against eastern Ukraine; EU threatens Russia with more sanctions if Russia lets Ukraine go bankrupt; EU will lose billions on Ukraine if Russia ...

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Israel’s Draconian Anti-Infiltration Law

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News December 10 is Human Rights Day. Commemorating “the fundamental proposition in the Universal Declaration that each one of us, everywhere, at all times is entitled to the full range of human rights, that human rights ...

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Israel Partners with Obama’s War on Syria

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News Both countries partner in each other’s wars. Israel bombs Syria at its discretion. Naked aggression by any standard. Longstanding Israeli practice. The latest incident striking a Damascus’ international airport warehouse. Believed to contain Iranian and ...

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Phony Kiev Day of Silence

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News Last week, illegitimate/oligarch Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko declared December 9 a “day of silence.” Ahead of Human Rights Day. On December 10. This year’s theme: Human Rights 365. Longstanding Western tool Kan Ki-moon “call(ing) on ...

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Ukraine Receives New Weapons

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Eric Zuesse The Government of Ukraine held a ceremony on Saturday, December 6th, with the country’s President, Petro Poroshenko, reviewing newly donated weapons, from undisclosed donors. According to the official announcement, “The Armed Forces’ units received tanks Т-64BМ ‘Bulat’, tanks Т-64 ...

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US House Declares Cold War on Russia

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Stephen Lendman RINF Alternative News Lunatics infest Washington. Crazies. Hardline extremists. Criminals. Lawless fascists by any standard. Dominating both parties. Mocking legitimate governance. Making policy irresponsibly. Including homeland police state laws. Legislation serving monied interests exclusively. At the expense of ...

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Nazism Is Back

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And It’s Winning in U.S., Europe, Israel, and Japan. The New, More-Sophisticated, CIA-Trained, Nazis. Here’s a Video-Tour through Today’s, CIA-Led, Nazism. This tour is through reality that violates and smashes practically every stereotype (which is probably why the CIA thinks ...

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Thinking Is An Expensive Occupation

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Paul Craig Roberts  RINF Alternative News Raising unsettling questions and providing disturbing explanations seldom meet with accolades. For example, Guy McPherson is a University of Arizona scientist who has been studying human disruption of the environment and climate for 30 ...

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Punitive Israeli House Demolitions

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News Israeli occupation ruthlessly oppresses millions of Palestinians. For praying to the wrong God. For wanting rights everyone deserves. Including living free on their own land in their own country. Home demolitions constitute collective punishment. Against ...

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The Eve Of Another Banking Collapse

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Lenin Nightingale RINF Alternative News During the American Economic Depression of the 1930’s, some bank deposits were devalued by 40%. In simple terms, this meant that deposits valued at $1,000 were deemed to be worth only $600. A plan agreed ...

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“Motivated by greed with a complete disregard for food safety and biodiversity.”  Why Food Sovereignty Should Not Be Handed To GMO Biotech Corporations 

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Colin Todhunter After a four-year legislative battle, the European parliament has granted member states the ability to decide for themselves whether or not they want to allow crops of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on their soil. Writing in The Parliament Magazine, Member of the ...

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Straight Talk and Reflections

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News I generally restrict personal comments to one-on-one emails. Or discussions with friends, family and others. This article an exception. Why not at age 80. Still working at trying to regain my full health and vigor. ...

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Ferguson Reexamined

Police wait to advance after tear gas was used to disperse a crowd Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, during a protest for Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer last Saturday in Ferguson, Mo. As night fell Sunday in Ferguson, another peaceful protest quickly deteriorated after marchers pushed toward one end of a street. Police attempted to push them back by firing tear gas and shouting over a bullhorn that the protest was no longer peaceful. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Paul Craig Roberts  RINF Alternative News Few, if any, of the correct questions were asked in the grand jury hearing to decide whether policeman Darren Wilson would be indicted for killing Michael Brown. The most important unexamined question is whether ...

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Washington Covertly Arming Ukraine

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News Repeated administration/Pentagon Big Lies claim otherwise. Saying only non-lethal aid supplied. Including communications equipment. Body armor. Night vision goggles. Humvees. Radar. Counter-mortar detection units. Binoculars. Small boats. Various other gear. Kiev is infested with CIA, ...

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Highlights of the Wonderful Criminal Background of CIA

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from the online files of Ronald Thomas West As selected by Eric Zuesse — http://www.scribd.com/doc/247754309/Binyam-Mohmed-Documents Documents (information) developed in the CIA rendition case of Binyam Mohamed Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) SIS Message Containing Guidance 11 January 2002 Agency policy ...

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Unaccountable Israeli Settler Criminality

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News It’s systemic. Including vandalism against Palestinian mosques, schools, property, land and crops. Torching them. Uprooting trees. Violence. Including beatings. At times murder. Against Palestinian men, women and children. With impunity. Israeli security forces doing nothing ...

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What Americans Celebrate On Thanksgiving Day

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Dr. Paul Craig Roberts RINF Alternative News When Americans celebrate Thanksgiving, they don’t know what they are celebrating. In American folklore, Thanksgiving is a holiday that originated in 1621 with the Pilgrims celebrating a good harvest. Some historians say that ...

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