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New Jersey 9/11 Celebrants Were Israelis

FBI file reveals story that won’t fit Trump’s narrative Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump set off a firestorm when he claimed that “thousands and thousands of people were cheering as that building was coming down.” Trump was referring to the ...

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Oil leak may have contaminated Bay Area drinking water supplies


A chemical leak at a San Francisco Bay Area oil field is suspected of contaminating groundwater supplies of drinking water in a California county. Hazardous chemicals that were absorbed into the soil contained dangerously high levels of lead and chromium. ...

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Ten Billion Reasons to Demand System Change

Has the international community left it too late to prevent runaway climate change and widespread ecological degradation? Does the typical citizen and career politician have the inclination to accept the severity of the ‘planetary emergency’, let alone make the lifestyle ...

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Western Media Fail to Condemn Turkish Aggression


by Stephen Lendman (RINF)  – Failure to condemn clear aggression shows support. Turkey’s act of war was clear and unambiguous – recklessness against Russia’s real war on terror, polar opposite America’s phony war, backing ISIS and other terrorist groups, not ...

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Hacktivists smash ISIS website with Prozac and Viagra ads


Hackers affiliated with online activist group Anonymous have taken down an Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) website on the dark web and replaced it with ads for anti-depressant Prozac and erectile dysfunction treatment drug Viagra, with a message urging extremists ...

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West Virginia jury deliberates in trial of former Massey CEO Don Blankenship

Jurors completed their fifth day of deliberations on Monday without having reached a verdict in the trial of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship, accused of three counts of conspiring to willfully violate federal mine health and safety laws, obstructing ...

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UK govt. scraps plans to reduce support for poor workers


British Finance Minister George Osborne has scrapped plans to reduce state support for low-income workers. Addressing the parliament, he said improved public finances meant he could deliver his overall $18 billion welfare savings without the cuts. Last month, Osborne was ...

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Turkey Is Lying


Paul Craig Roberts (RINF) – Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge has posted the flight paths of the Russian aircraft according to Turkey and to Russia. http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-11-24/17-seconds-changed-world-leaked-letter-exposes-turkeys-hair-trigger-reality We know that Turkey is lying for three reasons. One reason is that NATO ...

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Hate mail: NY postal worker arrested for harassing, spitting on Muslim woman with baby


A postal worker in New York City has been accused of a hate crime after harassing a Muslim woman with an infant in a stroller. He was arrested by Brooklyn police after launching an anti-Muslim tirade and reportedly spitting at ...

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Amazon now plastering Nazi symbolism across NYC while banning books that question the government

In recent days, readers have learned that the world’s biggest online retailer, Amazon, is also one giant hypocrite. As our editor, Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, reported in a Nov. 23 column, Amazon’s executives decided it was appropriate to drop ...

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Co-op Bank closes Palestine Solidarity Campaign accounts


The Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) has filed a lawsuit against the Co-operative Bank after the financial institution closed its accounts without warning last month. The bank cited its “risk appetite” as the reason for the closure, according to the PSC, ...

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The Unfolding European Housing Crisis

Property prices across almost all the 28 EU member states have increased and have grown faster than incomes. The price correction of the post 2008 era fizzled out due to zero interest rate policy by the global central banks. The ...

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Gallup Finds Americans Are Ideological Suckers About Healthcare

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Eric Zuesse Gallup headlined on November 23rd, “In U.S., 51% Say Government Should Ensure Healthcare Coverage,” and reported that, when asked “Do you think it is the responsibility of the federal government to make sure all Americans have healthcare coverage, or is ...

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‘You Cannot Build a Strong Economy on a Falling Wage Floor’

CounterSpin interview with Holly Sklar on minimum wage economics MP3 Link Janine Jackson: Whether the federal minimum wage should be raised was the first question of the recent Republican presidential candidates’ debate. Unsurprisingly, the responses ranged from no to hell ...

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As Cameron Bangs War Drum, Voices for Peace Rally Around Corbyn


‘Another destructive bombing campaign is no solution whatsoever,’ anti-war campaigners warn. ‘It risks intensifying and widening what is already a catastrophic war.’ by Lauren McCauley As British Prime Minister David Cameron declared from Paris on Monday his desire to escalate the ...

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Big Insurance’s Health-Care Scam for the Holidays


Last week, UnitedHealthcare (UHC), the country’s largest health insurance company, announced that it was considering leaving the health care exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). It claimed that it was losing money on the plans it offers ...

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Russia warns UK against seeking “to destroy Syria’s sovereignty”


Russia has warned Britain against what it calls any attempts “to destroy Syria’s sovereignty.” “If it [UK] wants to push its ideas through the Security Council it should… give an order to its ambassador at the United Nations to start consultations, including with Russia,” Russian Foreign ...

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Guile Replaces The Stick: Washington’s New Approach To Russia


Paul Craig Roberts (RINF) – Washington has learned that threats and coercion do not work against Russia. All the threats have done is to build Putin’s public support to astronomical levels and to unify Russia against the West’s assault. This ...

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The Guardian Admits Its Cowardice Over Paris

From the horse’s mouth: For fear of upsetting readers, the paper silenced any commentary in the first days after the Paris attacks that might have suggested there was a causal relationship between western foreign policy in the Middle East and ...

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American public deeply cynical about US government: Poll


The American people are deeply pessimistic about the US government and their trust in the country’s political leaders continues to be at historically low levels, according to a new national survey. Only 19 percent the US public say they can ...

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‘Racism is apparent in US police force’


There is apparent racism by police departments throughout the United States, says a commentator. “With regards to the police shootings inside America, and the latest one being with the Jamar Clark,…the tragic nature about this is there are too many ...

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The U.S. Dollar Has Already Caused A Global Recession And Now The Fed Is Going To Make It Worse


by Michael Snyder (RINF) – The 7th largest economy on the entire planet, Brazil, has been gripped by a horrifying recession, as has much of the rest of South America.  But it isn’t just South America that is experiencing a ...

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Hillary Clinton and the ISIS Mess


Hillary Clinton’s speech on ISIS to the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) showed clearly what to expect in a Clinton presidency: more of the same. In her speech, Clinton doubled down on the existing, failed U.S. approach in the Middle ...

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The Post-Paris War on Encryption Is an Opportunistic Attack on Our Civil Liberties


The feds have had it out for encryption for decades, but in the wake of the Paris attacks, the vilification of cryptography – the use of mathematical algorithms and other practices to protect web transactions and emails, “lock up” data ...

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US using 9/11 trauma to terrorize people: Analyst


The recent Daesh videos that seemingly threaten bomb attacks on major US cities are part of a psychological warfare American politicians are waging against their own people to advance their post-9/11 agenda, says a US Army veteran. “Any claim to lead an attack against ...

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‘Tatler Tory’ scandal: Senior aide ‘blackmailed’ whistleblower with sex tape


A senior election aide at the heart of a deepening sex scandal engulfing the Conservative Party has been accused of blackmailing an activist days before he was due to expose crucial evidence about him. Police have been investigating claims that ...

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Parliament to question Blair over Gaddafi ties


Former Prime Minister Tony Blair will be questioned on the nature of his relationship with deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi by a Parliamentary Committee next month. The former PM will face questions about his role in orchestrating British foreign policy ...

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Lax Regulatory Enforcement Leaves Thousands at Risk of Lead Poisoning in California


As much as 33,600 cubic yards of contaminated soil is being removed from a cleanup site at Jordan Downs in Watts, Los Angeles. Community advocates say the cleanup doesn’t meet health and safety standards.  California’s regulatory agencies have repeatedly failed ...

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The Mirage of Racist America

A January 2014 Huffington Post headline read: “Nearly Half Of Black Males, 40 Percent Of White Males Are Arrested By Age 23: Study.” Published in Crime & Delinquency, that study poses a steep challenge to two supposedly very different groups. ...

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UK local authorities crack down on the homeless

By Dennis Moore Local officials in Britain have responded to the growth of social destitution resulting from continued mass unemployment and cuts to social spending with sweeping efforts to crack down on the homeless population. Earlier this the Labour Party-led Manchester ...

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Ron Paul: Foreign Intervention Will Motivate ‘A Lot More’ Blowback Like in Paris

Interviewed Thursday on Fox Business, Ron Paul predicted that there will be “a lot more” blowback along the lines of the killings in Paris last week if the US, France, and other nations do not cease their interventionist, militaristic foreign ...

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Gangs of New York: Sicilian mafia offers Big Apple protection from ‘psychopathic’ ISIS


The son of a New York mob boss has given Islamic State a stark warning, saying if they are planning any attacks in New York, they will have to contend with the Sicilian mafia. The notorious crime syndicate say they ...

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The era of most humans being employed is nearly over… What happens next?

The advancement of the Technology Age continues, and with it stunning discoveries and a plethora of new capabilities. But all of this advancement is also coming at a price and that is this: many human activities are becoming obsolete, and ...

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Britain to boost counter-terror spending by 30%


Britain is to increase its counter-terrorism funding by 30 percent in the wake of the Paris attacks, finance minister George Osborne said Sunday. The chancellor of the exchequer would not rule out cuts to frontline police numbers but said he ...

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Police use chemicals on protesters as officers who shot Jamar Clark in head named


Minneapolis police said they deployed chemical irritants to disperse activists protesting the death of Jamar Clark, killed by officers who have now been named. As details emerge, officials say Clark provoked the shooting when he tried to disarm a cop. ...

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If You Really Want To Support the Troops Tell Them the Truth

With the recent passing of Veterans Day, social media, TV shows, and commercials were singing the praises of the brave men and women who defend America. Reading or listening to some of the praises heaped upon them, one would think ...

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Has Free Trade Wrecked American Manufacturing?

This criticism of free trade is wrong. To understand why it is wrong, first consider this chart of the per capita output of American manufacturing. It is not a chart that most Americans have ever seen. Economist Mark Perry has ...

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UK: Junior doctors vote to strike

By Barry Mason The British Medical Association (BMA) announced the result of its ballot of junior doctors on Thursday. The doctors voted overwhelmingly to strike in opposition to the Conservative government’s attempts to impose a new contract on them. Some 98 ...

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Avoid Wealth Destruction

Today when gold in US dollars is making a new correction low, the paper shorts are elated. They believe they can win this game of frightening every gold investor to sell their holding. But this elation is likely to soon ...

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Hillary Clinton’s Road to War

Hillary Clinton promised us a speech on what she’d do to destroy ISIS, but what she gave us was a speech detailing how she would destroy Syria – and drag the US down the road to another unwinnable war. What ...

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France: Emergency Measures Must Protect Public Without Trampling Human Rights

The emergency measures being rushed through the French Parliament in the wake of the horrific Paris attacks must not become a permanent fixture in France’s anti-terror arsenal, Amnesty International warned today. “Right now the protection of the population from further ...

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Give war a chance? Corbyn could allow Labour MPs free vote on bombing Syria


Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is under pressure to allow his MPs a free vote on extending airstrikes against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) from Iraq into Syria after party whips warned scores will rebel in order to back intervention. Party ...

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Study: Young Brits will be poorer than parents


A new study says today’s young people in the UK will be poorer than their parent’s generation. The study conducted by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) noted that based on the rate in which wealth grew between 2006-08 and ...

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Research on antidepressant drugs distorted by pharmaceutical industry

By Brad Dixon According to a recent study, authors of articles conducting meta-analyses of antidepressant drugs in clinical trials with links to industry were 22 times less likely to report negative statements about a drug than authors with no industry affiliation. ...

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47 Democrats Join with House GOP to Refuse Suffering Refugees


“Not much is bipartisan these days, but apparently bigotry is something both sides of the aisle can come together on.” by Jon Queally Forty-seven House Democrats joined with a majority of Republicans to approve a bill that would effectively stop the ...

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You want to be free and dead? US candidates weigh freedom vs security over Muslims


American presidential candidates have reached boiling point over the line the country should take towards US Muslims and incoming refugees, debating whether the extent to which they should be ‘vetted’ and subjected to surveillance measures. The mass murder of 132 ...

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October worst for UK public finances in 6 years


The UK government’s deficit-cutting drive has suffered a heavy blow ahead of its spending review on Wednesday after official figures showed the worst October for the public finances over the past six years. According to the Office for National Statistics ...

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US seeking to force Russia out of Middle East: Analyst


US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter’s “arrogant” statements about Russia’s push for peace in Syria underscores Washington’s intent to curb Russian influence in the Middle East, an American political analyst says. “What I think the Secretary of Defense’s statements reflects is ...

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Friday The Thirteenth In Paris And The Ugly Truth Of State Terror


John Chuckman   (RINF) – Mass murder, as that which just occurred in Paris, is always distressing, but that does not mean we should stop thinking.   Isn’t it rather remarkable that President Hollande, immediately after the event, declared ISIS ...

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Leaked NSA doc reveals ‘sheer luck’ needed to find useful info in sea of surveillance data


The NSA didn’t know it was already sitting on a “goldmine” of data on one of its targets until one of its analysts discovered it by “sheer luck,” according to an internal newsletter entry leaked by Edward Snowden. The article, ...

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The “Sharing Economy” Is the Problem

The “sharing economy” sure has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? As the saying goes, “sharing is caring.” Through Uber, the sharing economy’s poster-child, thousands of drivers have turned their personal cars into money-making vehicles. Homeowners internationally have earned ...

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G20 Media, Did the Cat Get Its Tongue?


News of the G20 Summit focused on Paris, Syria, and yes, cats. Where was the media on other issues? by Lacy MacAuley Doesn’t the internet have enough cat videos? News of the G20 summit in Antalya, Turkey, which concluded earlier this ...

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Former Drone Pilots to Obama: Civilian Killings Driving ‘Terrorism, Instability’


Air Force whistleblowers say US drone program “is one of the most devastating driving forces for terrorism and destabilization around the world.” by Lauren McCauley Four former U.S. Air Force drone operators issued a public letter on Wednesday warning that the ...

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Place sanctions on banks and states funding ISIS, says Corbyn


States and financial institutions suspected of managing or providing funds to Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) should have sanctions placed on them, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn told MPs. Speaking to the House of Commons, the Labour leader urged Parliament ...

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Who’s Making A Killing From the Paris Terror Attacks?

Terrorism is great for business if you’re in the business of growing the government leviathan. The bodies in Paris are not yet buried, while the vultures with dollar signs (and pounds and Euros, etc) in their eyes have already swooped ...

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US ‘responsible’ for civilian deaths in Yemen, HRW says


The United States should stop selling bombs to Saudi Arabia while the country is engaged in war on the neighboring Yemen, the Human Rights Watch says. The New York-based rights NGO urged the administration of US President Barack Obama to ...

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Western Double Standards on Terrorism Deaths

The Islamic State (IS), also known as the ISIS and ISIL, has taken responsibility for the horrendous terrorist attacks on Paris that murdered 129 innocent people and injured hundreds more. The criminal act has been rightly condemned by world’s leader, ...

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USDA Puts $34.3 Million Into Local Food Projects – Will It Be Enough?


The recent Department of Agriculture announcement that it would allocate $34.3 million to support local food systems was met with skepticism by many in the sustainable farming and food justice movements. Many organizations doing food systems work in the most ...

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Veterans Administration to outsource medical services for veterans’ care


The Veterans Administration has unveiled an ambitious plan to merge and expand the department’s private health care arrangements in order to meet growing demand from Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans, as well as aging Vietnam War vets. The VA’s plan, ...

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Americans’ knowledge of Islam based on false information: Analyst


The majority of American people have a very limited and “primitive” knowledge about Islam and have mostly received false information about the religion, a political analyst in Virginia says. “Most Americans know very, very little about Islam and the little ...

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Paris : The Winners And Losers

The EU Commission created under Article 42, the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), the development of which, has been seen as a contentious issue as far as NATO is concerned. NATO already consists of 22 EU member states together ...

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America’s Empire of African Bases


In the shadows of what was once called the “dark continent,” a scramble has come and gone. If you heard nothing about it, that was by design. But look hard enough and — north to south, east to west — ...

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Latest Incidents Show Police Brutality Persists Despite Elevated Awareness


‘This is clearly excessive force,’ public defender says of police beating in San Francisco by Deirdre Fulton Separate incidents in two U.S. cities over recent days reveal that tensions remain elevated over police brutality and use of excessive force in the ...

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IKEA’s Double Standard on Workers’ Rights


For the past 18 months, employees at several IKEA stores in the United States, including those in Stoughton, Massachusetts, have been attempting to form a union with the United Food and Commercial Workers, the largest retail union in North America. ...

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Dislike: Facebook wrongly removes post questioning partial coverage of Paris attacks


Facebook removed a UK student’s post criticizing the world for not responding to recent terrorist attacks in Lebanon and Africa with the same prayers and support as for Paris. The tech giant republished it, citing human error, after being approached ...

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To Break Big Pharma’s Stranglehold, Doctors Vote for Ban on Drug Ads


Prescription drug prices have already become a presidential campaign issue, with healthcare costs a top concern for American voters by Deirdre Fulton In an attempt to combat the soaring cost of prescription drugs and Big Pharma’s stranglehold on the U.S. healthcare ...

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In France, defense experts ‘see parallels to Israel’


For months, security officials in France’s Jewish community have been warned of the very real possibility of an impending large terrorist attack in the country, although there had been no specific information, according to Jonathan-Simon Sellem, a freelance journalist and ...

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UK students to hold fresh protests against education reforms


British students are planning more protest rallies against the government’s planned reforms in the higher education. According to a report by the Guardian, the student campaigners are expected to hold a day of action on November 26. Meanwhile, a two-day ...

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Words fail! Oxford Dictionaries picks… emoji as Word of the Year


In a shock move, Oxford Dictionaries – traditionally one of the world’s staunchest defenders of the English language – has swapped its Word of the Year in favor of the public’s favorite emoji, opting for the widely shared “tears of ...

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Eco Groups Take Canadian Government to Court in GMO Salmon Fight


Genetically modified fish pose too high of a risk to surrounding ecosystems, lawsuit states by Nadia Prupis Green groups on Tuesday launched a legal challenge against the Canadian government’s approval of genetically modified (GM or GMO) salmon egg manufacturing, which they ...

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US successfully tests nuclear gravity bomb


The US has carried out a third flight test of a newly upgraded nuclear free-fall bomb at the Tonopah Test Range in the state of Nevada which it says shows the nation’s “continued commitment to security.” The test of the ...

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California police beating prompts call for criminal charges


Video footage showing two police officers in the US state of California viciously beating a surrendering suspect has prompted two public defenders to call for criminal charges against the officers. A surveillance video uploaded on YouTube on Friday shows 26-year-old ...

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15yo boy charged over airline bomb hoaxes, cyber-attacks


A teenage boy has been charged with offences relating to cyber-attacks and bomb hoaxes on airlines in the UK and US, it has emerged. The 15-year-old suspect from Plymouth has been charged with three offences under Section 3 of the ...

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Corbyn slams Tories’ plans for Syria strikes


The leader of UK Labour opposition party has slammed the Tory government’s plans to take part in the airstrikes in Syria. Addressing the Commons on Tuesday, Jeremy Corbyn said few bombs and missiles more in Syria won’t transform the situation. ...

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Paris; Totally Expected, No Surprise, Guess What Next?

The horrific Paris terrorist attacks have been met with shock and panic. In truth though, surprise would not a word used by the French people themselves. However, politicians and the media stand united in one thing – capitalising on events. ...

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White House Secret Service officer arrested in child sex sting


A White House Secret Service officer has been arrested for allegedly sending obscene photographs to someone he thought was a 14-year-old girl from Delaware, according to a criminal complaint. Lee Robert Moore was caught in a sting operation by Delaware ...

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‘Scottish justice system punishes the poor’


A new study has revealed that Scotland’s criminal justice system punishes poorer people and makes it difficult for them to escape poverty. The findings from the Edinburgh Study of Youth Transitions and Crime, by the University of Edinburgh’s School of ...

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U.S. Demands There Be No Democracy in Syria

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Eric Zuesse All of the available polling that has been done by Western polling firms in Syria has indicated strongly that the current President of Syria, Bashar al-Assad, would easily win any free and fair election in that country. In ...

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Who do I send the ticket to? Cops pull over Google self-driving car


A Google self-driving car was pulled over near the company’s Mountain View, California headquarters because it was driving too slowly, police said. According to the Mountain View Police Department (MVPD), they observed traffic backing up behind the peculiar-looking prototype vehicle, ...

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Disease Victims Often Shut Out of Workers’ Comp System


Lancaster, Pennsylvania – Finding the first bit of evidence that Gene Cooper’s job damaged his brain and destroyed his health was the easy part. That only took his wife four years, eight doctors and at least a dozen tests. The ...

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The Disconnect Between Benjamin Netanyahu and Reality

The Israeli journalist and TV producer Avi Issacharoff looked around our Tel Aviv meeting room and sighed. “The reality is so complex to understand, it’s so difficult, that for someone who comes from abroad, it’s Mission Impossible,” he said. I ...

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UK parliament to discuss vote of no confidence in Cameron


An online petition calling for a no confidence vote in the British Prime Minister David Cameron has attracted more than 180,000 signatures. If petitions on the parliamentary website secure 100,000 signatures, the British MPs are obliged to hold a debate ...

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Obama deported more people than any US president: American writer


President Barack Obama has “humanely” deported more immigrants than any US president in history, according to American writer and political activist Mickey Z.  The author of Occupy This Book and Occupy These Photos made the remarks in an interview with Press TV on Friday ...

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Most UK Muslims living in hateful environment


A new survey says most British Muslims believe that misguided government policies and biased media coverage have created an “environment of hate” that affects their daily lives. The survey conducted by the London-based Islamic Human Rights Commission also showed that ...

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Exposed: Israel largely controls US electoral process


America’s unconditional support for Israel is driven largely by its influence on the US electoral process, a  political activist from California says. “The military assistance and the economic aid and the help that the United States gives in the United Nations ...

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Students across US to protest college debt, demand free public universities


University students across the United States are set to walk out of classrooms to protest against mounting college loan debt and rally for tuition-free public universities and an increase in the minimum wage for campus workers. Thursday’s protests, dubbed the ...

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Warmongering Israel launch strike near Syrian airport without concern for civilian lives


Israeli warplanes have struck targets near the international airport in the Syrian capital, Damascus, Syrian media says. The reports said the attack happened Wednesday morning. There were no immediate comments from the Syrian government on the issue. In October, the Israeli ...

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Hillary Clinton no friend of working class: Analyst


Low-skilled workers in the United States have increasingly failed to earn a living wage due to corporate greed in the country, an issue that American politicians only address in times of elections, says a political analyst. “The minimum wage in ...

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Petition demanding Cameron ‘vote of no confidence’ passes 170,000 signatures


An online petition calling for a no confidence vote in Prime Minister David Cameron has attracted more than 170,000 signatures, obliging Parliament to debate the issue. The date of the debate will be released in seven days. Signatures on the ...

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RINF Video: The iPhone map that secretly records everywhere you go


(RINF) – Just found this disturbing map on the iPhone that logs detailed information about where you go… now combine this info with the level of surveillance that the authorities are enforcing upon us, often without our knowledge, and they ...

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Corporations and Governments Are Still the Real Threats to Free Speech–Not Campus Activists

I find this statement in a New York Times oped (11/12/15), coming from Suzanne Nossel, the head of PEN America, to be absolutely stunning: Some of the most potent threats to free speech these days come not from our government ...

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Ron Paul: NATO Admits Afghan Mission Failure

After 14 years, more than a trillion dollars, tens of thousands of lives lost on all sides, the US/NATO mission in Afghanistan is more adrift than ever. Next month NATO member state ministers will meet to determine the next steps ...

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War criminal Tony Blair’s spy chief who wrongly claimed Iraq had WMDs making millions


The former spy chief who provided Tony Blair with ‘evidence’ justifying the invasion of Iraq in 2003 is now raking in vast sums of money, working for accountancy firms, stock brokers, oil companies and investment banks. Sir John Scarlett was ...

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Science of snooping: Internet spying cost & feasibility examined by MPs


MPs have launched an inquiry into the cost and feasibility of the government’s Investigatory Powers Bill, known as the Snooper’s Charter, to examine how it collects communication data and its impact on ISPs and citizens. The Science and Technology Committee ...

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American War in the Twenty-First Century: A Scam, a Swindle and a Fraud


Let’s begin with the $12 billion in shrink-wrapped $100 bills, Iraqi oil money held in the U.S.  The Bush administration began flying it into Baghdad on C-130s soon after U.S. troops entered that city in April 2003.  Essentially dumped into ...

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New Report Expects a Million Cancer Deaths from Fukushima Fallout 


In a new report published by Fairewinds Energy Education (FEE), “Cancer on the Rise in Post-Fukushima Japan,” we learn that that the ongoing multi-core nuclear meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi plant has produced approximately 230 times higher-than-normal thyroid cancers in ...

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Over half of US military assistance goes to Israel: US government report


The US government provided $5.9 billion in foreign military assistance last year from American taxpayers’ money, according to a new report by the US State Department. Israel with $3.1 billion, and Egypt with $1.3 billion, received about 75 percent of ...

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US Federal Reserve allows ruling elite to control monetary policy: Analyst


The US central bank, known as the Federal Reserve System and informally as the Fed, is an “anti-democratic” institution that has enabled a small ruling class to control the country’s financial system, according to an American journalist and radio host ...

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UK calls for Yemen war investigation


Britain’s foreign minister has called for a proper investigation into the role of Saudi Arabia in Yemen war. Philip Hammond also noted that the UK would halt weapons exports to Saudi Arabia if the investigation found Riyadh had breached international humanitarian ...

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 Are We Training Cops to Be Hyper-Aggressive ‘Warriors’?


Race dominated the coverage of the 2014 shooting of John Crawford. Crawford was a young black man gunned down by white cops in a Beaverton Creek, Ohio, Walmart as he talked to his girlfriend on the phone while absentmindedly holding ...

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