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Congress Approves Plan to Roll Back Post-Financial-Crisis Rules for Banks

The House on Tuesday passed a plan to roll back banking regulations passed in response to the 2008 financial crisis, sending the...
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Video: Malkia Cyril on Facebook’s Civil Rights Audit & How Amazon Sells Facial Recognition...

https://democracynow.org - In our extended interview with Malkia Cyril, co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Media Justice and a Black Lives ... Via...

With Haspel Sworn In as CIA Director, Let’s Stop Pretending That Her Atrocities Run...

Gina Haspel prepares to speak while flanked by President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, after she was sworn in as CIA director...

How the FBI, CIA, and NYT Collaborated

The idea is floated frequently that the still nameless Russian collusion scandal is “worse than Watergate.”  It may well be, but that comparison overlooks a...

White Female Police Officer Shot Dead by Black Teenage Gang In Baltimore, Will MSM...

An intense manhunt involving aircraft and trained dogs came to an end Tuesday after a female officer was killed in a Baltimore...

Why America’s Torture-Chief Now Runs the CIA

Eric Zuesse On May 17th, the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee voted 10 to 5 to approve Gina Haspel as America’s new chief of the Cenral...

Andrew Dodson: The Sacrificial Lamb of the Alt-Left

Lucy Brown, Medium, 21 May 2018 News broke in the right-wing spheres this week about Andrew Dodson — an American activist who passed away from...

Surveillance state? Amazon selling facial recognition technology to govt ‘threatens freedom’ — RT US...

Amazon’s powerful new facial recognition technology automates mass government surveillance and threatens individual freedom, according to...

Republican lawmakers call for special counsel over FBI and DoJ abuses in Trump probe...

Seventeen GOP lawmakers have introduced a resolution accusing the Justice Department and the FBI of misconduct...

Ron Paul on Deep State Coup Exposed: CIA Infiltrated Trump Campaign

Turns out there really was foreign collusion in the 2016 US presidential election. UK spies colluded with Obama hold-overs in...

Hillary Clinton is Now a Victim of ‘Socialists’

Hillary Clinton is incapable of coming to terms with her loss and now finds fault with greedy capitalists who are turning young people into...

‘Too old for ISIS, they’d behead her’ – Local Labour official condemned for Thornberry...

A local Labour Party official has come under fire for a tweet that dates back...
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Video: Afro-Colombian activist Francia Márquez, 2018 Goldman Prize Winner, on Stopping Illegal Gold Mining

https://democracynow.org - Francia Márquez, a leading Afro-Colombian activist who is the 2018 recipient of the Goldman Environmental Prize for Central and ... Via Youtube

Who framed President Putin? CIA veteran hints at culprit, slams Senate-backed ‘collusion’ tale —...

A Senate committee thinks it’s a viable scenario that Vladimir Putin ordered the manipulation of US...

Democrats Confirm Torturer As Director Of CIA

How did a person who should be in the criminal dock both in the US and in the International Criminal Court for running a...

Trump demands official DOJ probe into FBI ‘infiltration’ of campaign team — RT US...

US President Donald Trump says he’s ordering a probe into claims Barack Obama pushed for his...

Stefan Halper – Latest character in Russiagate drama spied for the CIA in the...

A new persona has been thrust into center stage of Russiagate drama. Stefan Halper, who has...

Senate confirms Gina Haspel as CIA chief despite her torture past — RT US...

Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA, after getting confirmed in the US Senate....
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Video: Senate confirms Gina Haspel as CIA chief despite her torture past

Gina Haspel has become the first woman to lead the CIA, after being approved by the U.S. Senate. Donald Trump's nominee won the support...

Pentagon contractor transported explosive-laden drone on commercial flight, lawsuit claims — RT US News

A former employee of a company that works closely with the Pentagon has filed a lawsuit...

The Development of the ‘Artificial Sipper’

Blame Charles Dickens. The great novelist of Victorian London was also a great drinker. Quite aside from Bleak House and David Copperfield, he wrote...

Starbucks in hot water after racial slur on cup — RT US News

When a Hispanic man ordered two coffees at a California Starbucks, he received the drinks marked...

Gina Haspel closer to top CIA job as Senate committee votes for nomination —...

Gina Haspel is “the worst person” to lead the Central Intelligence Agency due to her first-hand...

Financial Disclosure Showing Trump Payment to Cohen Is ‘Tantamount to a Criminal Referral,’ Former...

Following Wednesdays's revelations regarding President Donald Trump's payment to his lawyer, Michael Cohen, in 2016, former White House ethics chief Walter Shaub called on...
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Video: IDF on-duty: Israeli soldiers share juvenile antics on social media

An investigation by RT Digital revealed a somewhat indisciplined attitude adopted by uniformed Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) soldiers while violent ... Via Youtube
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Video: A Wake-Up Call for Dems? 4 Women With Socialist Platforms Win PA Primary...

https://democracynow.org - Four Pennsylvania state House candidates backed by the Democratic Socialists of America won their Democratic primaries Tuesday: ... Via Youtube
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Video: Key Democrats Back Gina Haspel’s Confirmation as CIA Director, Despite Her Record on...

https://democracynow.org - The Senate Intelligence Committee approved President Trump's nominee for CIA director, Gina Haspel, sending her confirmation to ... Via Youtube

Victim infected with HIV denied compensation because he heckled Tory politician — RT UK...

A victim of Daryll Rowe, the man convicted of infecting six people with HIV, has...

Writing Off Democracy in Venezuela, US Press and Politicians Dream of a Coup

When are elections free and fair, according to corporate media? When the US government says they are. The May 20 Venezuelan presidential elections pit Hugo...

Senate Intelligence Committee votes to advance Gina Haspel’s nomination as CIA director — RT...

Gina Haspel is a step closer to becoming the next CIA director after the US Senate...

US Identifies Suspect in Leak of CIA Hacking Tools

The U.S. government has identified a suspect in the leak last year of a large portion of the CIA’s computer hacking arsenal,...
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Video: ‘We’re impressed by what we’ve seen’ – English football officials on security in...

England football officials say that they are pleased with what they have seen in terms of security preparations for this summer's football world cup...

The Banality of Gina Haspel: It would be hard to find someone with more...

Gina Haspel is a consummate professional who has served the U.S. intelligence community with distinction for more than 30 years. As the Trump administration’s nominee...

Haspel condemns CIA torture in attempt to win over Democrats — RT US News

Gina Haspel, US President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next CIA director, has penned a...
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Video: Some officials ignore ‘football beyond politics’ fundamental principle – Russia 2018 World Cup...

As the 2018 World Cup kickoff is getting closer, Russian cities are going through last-minute adjustments and checkups, making sure everything is up to...

Mystery figure targets anti-war pundits and politicians by prolifically editing Wikipedia — RT UK...

A mystery online figure called Philip Cross is targeting anti-war and non-mainstream UK figures by...

Ron Paul asks: Is Gina Haspel Qualified To Be CIA Director?

Will the Senate confirm career CIA officer Gina Haspel to be the Agency’s next director? Sens. McCain and Paul, who...

Protests Against Trump and Israeli Occupation as US Embassy Officially Set to Open in...

Palestinian women hold banners during a protest against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in Gaza City...
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Video: Ray McGovern: Haspel hearing is a charade run by those close to CIA

An activist who was violently escorted out of a U.S. Senate hearing and detained on Wednesday, has now been released. Outside the court, 79-year-old...
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Video: Clashes in France: Students protest Macron’s social reforms

Violence flared after students had tried to block the entrance to their university to disrupt exams. Police moved in with pepper spray to clear...
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Video: Keiser Report: 10 Years After Financial Crisis of 2008 (E1226)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy reflect on the data and charts from...
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Video: ‘Trump’s decision undermines America’s position’ – Ex-US official on Iran deal

America's European allies say Trump's latest decision risks undermining international accord & the West's moral authority. The former deputy co-ordinator for the ... Via Youtube

Men guilty of inciting racial hatred after plastering National Action stickers around university —...

A group of white supremacists who, according to prosecutors, plastered "threatening” racist stickers around a...

Federal Communications Commission Announces Net Neutrality Will Officially Die on June 11

Rally organizers carry away props following a protest outside the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) building against the end of net neutrality rules December 14,...
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Video: If Gina Haspel Is Confirmed at CIA, the U.S. Would Be Giving Other...

https://democracynow.org - Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Thursday that the U.S. should restart torture interrogation tactics. Cheney's comment comes ... Via Youtube

Racial Justice Groups Are Freeing Black Women From Jail for Mother’s Day

It's Mother's Day this weekend, and racial justice groups around the country are bailing black women out of jail so they can spend the...
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Video: Immigration Officials Are Using Pseudoscience to Justify Jailing Teenage Asylum Seekers with Adults

https://democracynow.org - This week, the Trump administration announced it will detain asylum seekers and separate them from their children at the border. Via Youtube
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Video: Keiser Report: Social Media Surveillance Capitalism (E1125)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the 'turds' 'harvesting baby brains' ... Via...
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Video: ‘Haspel supervised waterboarding!’ CIA veteran detained for asking about US torture program

US President Donald Trump's controversial pick for CIA Director, has been grilled at a Senate confirmation hearing over her alleged involvement in the torturing...
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Video: ‘On Love & War’: Letters from the front turned into a book (V-Day...

WWII veteran Semyon Kozmin, 102, turned letters that he sent to his wife from the front into a book titled 'On Love & War.'...

‘I worked for her, she’s not right for job’ – Ex-CIA officer Kiriakou to...

Gina Haspel is set to win her Senate nomination by a small margin, regardless of the...

WH official in hot water after mocking cancer-battling Senator McCain — RT US News

A White House official reportedly mocked John McCain’s health status after he opposed Trump’s spy-chief nominee...

CIA veteran McGovern dragged from Haspel hearing tells RT of arrest — RT US...

Former CIA officer Ray McGovern has been released by a court after being dragged out of...

Haspel pledges ‘no torture’, dodges questions about her CIA role at Senate hearing —...

Gina Haspel, US President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next CIA director, says that the...
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Video: Jeremy Scahill: Obama Paved Way for Haspel to Head CIA by Failing to...

https://democracynow.org - On Capitol Hill Wednesday, President Trump's nominee to head the CIA, Gina Haspel, announced she would not restart the CIA's ... Via Youtube
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Video: New Year in besieged Leningrad (V-Day special coverage)

Letters of Leningrad residents caught in the city besieged by Nazi troops as the New Year 1942 comes. Check out http://rt.com RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air...
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Video: John Kiriakou: Haspel is the worst pick for the CIA director

Gina Haspel's nomination to head CIA has been controversial from the start because of her role in the CIA's abuse of terrorist suspects, which...

Haspel Says CIA Won’t Torture Again as Ray McGovern is Dragged Out of Hearing...

After refusing to directly answer questions about her history as an alleged torturer, Ray McGovern decided to ask Gina Haspel...
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Video: ‘I decided I must go and save people’ (V-day special coverage)

Once WWII nurse Rose Gabrelyan recalls the war times and tells how she met a veteran soldier she once saved. Check out http://rt.com RT...
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Video: Victory Day 2018: Special coverage

Russia is marking the 73rd anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in WWII. Check out http://rt.com RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

Singapore most likely spot of Trump-Kim summit – US officials — RT US News

The south Asian city-state of Singapore is slated to become the venue of the highly anticipated...

CIA Whistleblower Ray McGovern Brutally Assaulted by Police at Haspel Hearing

Eric Garris Posted on May 9, 2018 78-year-old CIA whistleblower Ray McGovern had his arm dislocated by Capitol Hill police...

Former CIA analyst dragged from Haspel hearing by Capitol Police after anti-torture protest —...

Former CIA analyst and anti-war activist Ray McGovern was forcibly removed from the US Senate hearing...

‘Gang Matrix’ brought in after London riots slammed as ‘racially discriminatory’ by Amnesty —...

A Metropolitan police database introduced by the Tories and containing the name of thousands of...

Social Media – LewRockwell

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Video: A letter that was never delivered (V-Day special coverage)

This letter to the mother of a fallen Soviet soldier was never delivered, as it got lost in the maelstrom of WWII, only to...

US Ambassador tweets that Britain is still the ‘most special’, but throws a cheeky...

The US ambassador to London has made one of the most cringeworthy topics in geopolitics...
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Video: CIA Torturer Gina Haspel May Testify Wednesday for First Time in Public About...

https://democracynow.org - The Trump administration's push to install the CIA's controversial deputy director, Gina Haspel, as the agency's new director faces ... Via Youtube

John Pilger special: Beyond the Headlines on Syria, Salisbury, Yemen, and North Korea

by RT / May 7th, 2018 Watch John Pilger discuss the claims of Theresa May, Syria, Iran, Korea and the silencing of WikiLeaks founder Julian...

CIA Nominee Gina Haspel May Testify for First Time in Public About Her Role...

Nominee for CIA director Gina Haspel attends the ceremonial swearing-in of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the State Department on May 2,...

Trump defends under-fire CIA Director nominee Haspel — RT US News

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday to defend his nominee for the CIA directorship,...

CIA image at stake? Trump’s spy chief nominee Haspel mulled withdrawal amid torture record...

The CIA and the White House have rushed to support Gina Haspel, who reportedly mulled withdrawing...

Are Michael Isikoff and David Corn CIA Agents?

Eric Zuesse Michael Isikoff and David Corn lie so many times in their new book, so that the motive would be puzzling, except that it’s...
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Video: Why Do Politicians Ignore Environmental Issues?

Nina Turner, the former Ohio State Senator, argues that environmental issues don't reach politicians' radar because they disproportionately affect poor communities and because big...
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Video: Keiser Report: Trade Barriers & Financial Blockades (E1223)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the unintended consequences of ... Via Youtube
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Video: Victory Day: RT’s Special Coverage (PROMO)

Here at RT, we commemorate those, who are no longer with us, but made all in their power for us to be here. Check...

White House’s Sanders slammed for using feminist card to pressure Senate on CIA nominee...

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has been slammed for claiming Democrats who support women’s empowerment...
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Video: John Pilger special – Beyond the headlines on Syria, Salisbury, Yemen & North...

We speak to the legendary journalist and filmmaker John Pilger about the events behind the mainstream media headlines on Syria, Salisbury, Yemen and the...
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Video: ‘No Deal’: Pakistan denies it will hand over doctor who helped CIA track...

Washington's relations with Pakistan have taken a downturn after it was believed the US had reached an agreement for the release of a doctor...
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Video: ‘Government not free when financially dependent’ – Barcelona mayor to Ecuadorian ex-president Correa

The Spanish breakaway region of Catalonia has voted to shut down a commission that was allegedly set up to spy on politicians opposed to...

Appreciating other cultures must be stopped, 1 innocent prom girl’s dress at a time...

Published time: 4 May, 2018 12:49 In Case You Missed It, a young girl called...

Jade Helm drills conspiracy fueled by… Russian bots, claims ex-CIA top spook — RT...

The almighty Russian bots were to blame for panic and paranoia around military drills held in...

The CIA Got Macron Elected

The CIA’s Big Lie for Gina Haspel

Photo by DonkeyHotey | CC BY 2.0 The Central Intelligence Agency is rolling out the “big lie” on Capital Hill in order to gain confirmation...

Social Security Protests in Nicaragua? Hold on a Second…

For more than a week, Nicaragua was convulsed in protests that were met with heavy-handed repression that has reportedly left at least 30 dead....

May Day 2018 – World Socialist Web Site

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Video: ‘No collusion’: Redacted US House report on Russia released, officially clears Trump

The US House Intelligence Committee has released a redacted declassified version of a report on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, which...
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Video: Keiser Report: Global Financial, Economic & Cryptocurrency Markets (E1220)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report from Toronto, Max and Stacy discuss the global financial, economic...
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Video: Victory day: Our Very Special Coverage

RT announces the beginning of its Victory day coverage Here at RT, we commemorate those, who are no longer with us, but made all...

Commercializing Peace? | Dissident Voice

This article is an adaptation of one of my book reviews. I am adapting it for this venue because I want to share far...

Brothers claim police racially profiled them after being searched over fist bump — RT...

Two brothers who were stopped and searched by police over a fist bump have said...

SAS should have oversight – MPs call for end to special forces secrecy —...

The secrecy around the UK’s special forces could be coming to an end as political...

Move Over Chernobyl, Fukushima is Now Officially the Worst Nuclear Power Disaster in History

Photo by thierry ehrmann | CC BY 2.0 The radiation dispersed into the environment by the three reactor meltdowns at Fukushima-Daiichi in Japan has exceeded...
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Video: “Our Dreams Are Coming True”: Peace Activists Celebrate as Korean Leaders Vow to...

https://democracynow.org - History has been made on the Korean peninsula today, as South Korean President Moon Jae-In and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un shook...

Mainstream Politicians Switching Sides Under Trump’s Regime of Barbarism

Photo by Commonwealth Club | CC BY 2.0 Madeleine Albright, without irony, has written a book on resisting Fascism. She has also published an op-ed...

New Social Justice Museum Aims to Punish White America for Its ‘Past’

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, which opens to the public in Montgomery, Ala., on Thursday, is the nation’s first memorial...

Redacted US House report on Russia released, officially clears Trump — RT US News

The US House Intelligence Committee has released a redacted declassified version of a report on alleged...
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Video: Ongoing bromance: ‘Special relationship’ between Trump & Macron seen in every gesture

Hosting the French president for the first official state visit of his administration, Trump & Macron lavished praise - and even a pair of...

Washington politicians call a truce for ‘take your child to work’ day — RT...

From President Donald Trump and his cabinet to opposition Democrats, politicians across Washington celebrated the annual...

The Real Reason Social Media Makes Hollywood So Nervous

The Black Mirror episode “Nosedive” envisions a dystopia where every human interaction is rated on social media. There’s an episode of the Netflix show Black...

Social media executive grilled by MPs over data breaches — RT UK News

Facebook's chief technology officer could offer nothing but promises to do better as he was...

Did politician at center of anti-Semitism hearing really need a 40-strong MP ‘human shield’?...

Labour MP Ruth Smeeth was escorted by a ‘human shield’ of 40 MPs, as she...

Washington wants to keep Iran nuclear deal, just make it more ‘enduring,’ US official...

Washington is not planning to renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal, but simply wants to expand its...
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Video: Macron welcomed in US Congress, shows historically French-American ‘special bond’

The French President has concluded a three-day trip to Washington by addressing the US Congress, where he got a warm welcome from lawmakers. Emmanuel...

CIA agrees to partially declassify Haspel documents — RT US News

The CIA announced Tuesday that it will allow senators mulling the nomination of Gina Haspel as...

Two Court Cases Will Determine if the Judicial System Will Enforce the Constitution in...

Protesters display signs during a march against Donald Trump's proposed Muslim ban on January 31, 2017, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo: Fibonacci Blue) Today is a...

Plunder Down Under: The Rot in Australia’s Financial Services

It has all the elements of a crudely crafted, if effective, tale: banks and other financial services, founded, proud of their standing in society;...

GOP holds on to seat in special House election — RT US News

Republicans held on to a congressional seat in the Arizona special election, despite Democrats’ hopes that...
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Video: ‘Before France is no longer France’: Politicians, figures sign anti-semitism manifesto

French politicians and prominent figures are pushing for attitudes to change as a part of a manifesto against anti-Semitism. They signed a petition denouncing...

109 ex-US generals against Gina Haspel’s CIA bid — RT US News

As many as 109 retired US generals and admirals urged lawmakers to reject Gina Haspel’s nomination...

Home Office ‘socialism’ triggered Windrush scandal – Jacob Rees-Mogg — RT UK News

Darling of the Tory-right, Jacob Rees-Mogg MP, has given his unique perspective on the Windrush...

New York Politicians Seek to Make Highway Repairs Contingent on Placing Cops in Schools

Three state senators have sponsored a bill that will allow New York to fast-track the repair of crumbling highway infrastructure -- on the condition...

The CIA Democrats vs. Julian Assange

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MSNBC’S Creepy Comcast Commercial Is Sinclair Lite

After the justified uproar over pro-Trump Sinclair Broadcast Group forcing its scores of affiliates to humiliate themselves by reading an on-air script condemning “misleading”...

Milo Yiannopoulos chased out of NYC pub by socialists, bloggers (VIDEO) — RT US...

Conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos was hounded out of a Manhattan pub on Sunday by a group...

Govt officials splash £10mn of public cash on business flights in midst of austerity...

While Tory policies thrust austerity on the British public, two government departments have come under...

Artificial Intelligence Supermodel Claims “It’s Ok To Be White” On Instagram Account

It’s okay to be white. You’ve seen it written on several sheets of paper, posted on Twitter, and you’ve heard it spoken...

CIA’s unlearned lesson in regime change — RT US News

The looming end of the Castro era in Cuba coincides this week with the 57th anniversary...

48 million social media users’ data leaked by yet another analytics company — RT...

A private data search service scraped several social media sites for user information, then left that...
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Video: German politician accused of cashing in on refugees staying in her hotel

German politician from Angela Merkel's ruling party facing allegations she's been earning money by hosting refugees in her own hotel. Check out http://rt.com RT...

Can Trump Fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller?

Yes, but at a huge cost to our system, and to Trump’s presidency. Begin with the law: Justice Department regulations issued in 1999, in the...

For Refusing to ‘Ignore or Accept Racial Discrimination,’ Amnesty International Honors Colin Kaepernick With...

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who sparked a league-wide protest that has spanned two seasons since he first kneeled down before a game to...

Gina Haspel, Who Tortured and Destroyed Torture Tapes, Has Been “Cleared” by CIA of...

Gina Haspel, who was in charge of a black site in Thailand where torture occurred and ordered the destruction of CIA tapes of the...
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Video: ‘In the Executioner’s Shadow’: New documentary exposes racial motives for death penalty in...

A new documentary called, 'In the executioner's shadow', lifts the lid on the subject of capital punishment through three different stories claiming race is...

‘Go home or face arrest’ vans approved while she was on holiday – May’s...

The calamitous ‘go home or face arrest’ vans that were paraded through London in 2013...

Christian Nationalism: Good for Politicians, Bad for America and the World

White evangelical Christians voted overwhelmingly for Donald Trump, despite his well-documented character flaws and moral failings. It turns out that their support wasn’t just...

Huge Facebook & YouTube Facial Recognition Database Built By “Ex” Israeli Spies

When Mark Zuckerberg appeared before the House Energy and Commerce Committee last week in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica revelations, he tried...

Starbucks Will Close 8,000 US Stores May 29 for ‘Racial-Bias Training’

Starbucks says it will close its 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States for one afternoon to educate employees about racial bias....

Image from Southwest flight sparks social media frenzy — RT US News

A photo showing passengers from Southwest Airlines flight 1380 apparently wearing their oxygen masks incorrectly has...
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Video: Racial profiling? Starbucks slammed for getting two black men arrested for ‘trespassing’

A race row is brewing in the US city of Philadelphia after the arrest of two black men in a Starbucks cafe. Black lives...

Facebook’s facial recognition tool faces class action suit over mishandling biometric data — RT...

Facebook's misuse of their users' biometric information could potentially amount to billions of dollars in damages...

Relation Speciale? UK pushed aside as French take pole position behind US in latest...

Britain was forced to take a backseat in this weekend’s US-led military action in Syria...

Another Reason To Leave Social Media Behind

Photo by Michael Pereckas | CC BY 2.0 Everyone is still looking for a way to explain Donald’s Trump’s 2016 Presidential Election victory. This energy...

Hundreds of Former DOJ Officials Denounce Trump’s ‘Shameful’ Attacks on Mueller Investigation

Nearly 250 former Justice Department officials have signed a letter posted on Medium, denouncing President Donald Trump's months of attacks on the department and the investigation it...
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Video: RT’s special coverage on US, UK & France launching ‘precision strikes’ in Syria...

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9388 US President Donald Trump has approved military strikes in Syria in retaliation for the alleged chemical attack by the Assad government...

White House cites social media, open-source outlets in US assessment of alleged Douma attack...

Shortly after Trump announced strikes against Syria on Friday evening, the White House “assessed with confidence”...

‘Western intel on Douma incident virtually non-existent, no ground sources’ – ex-CIA agent Kiriakou...

The US and its allies' allegations of a chemical attack by Syrian government forces near Damascus...

Marrow grower, fish tosser, and toff ‘most admired’ politicians in the UK — RT...

The UK’s most divisive politicians are also the most popular. Jeremy Corbyn, Nigel Farage, and...
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Video: Sudanese-American Musician Sinkane in Conversation & Performance

https://democracynow.org - Musician Ahmed Gallab, aka Sinkane, recently stopped by the Democracy Now! studios to perform and talk about making music as a Sudanese-American...

Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out of Social Media

Photo by Alan O’Rourke | CC BY 2.0 While the pool of Facebook accounts suspected of being harvested by Cambridge Analytica continues to grow it’s important...
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Video: ‘Unsafe’ Diamond & Silk: Facebook still ‘restricts’ page of viral pro-Trump social media...

Social media sensations Diamond & Silk say Facebook STILL hasn't informed them why it restricted their viral pro-Trump page. Without explanation, the networking giant...
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Video: #Romanovs100 kicks off with first stories: 4000 photos, 4 social networks, 1 family

Thousands of rare photos from the Romanovs' private archives are hitting the web, starting April 8, in a hundred-day-long project dedicated to the lives...

U.S. Officials Confirm Israel Hit Syria After Suspected Ghouta Chemical Attack

Editor’s Note: Israel and the Israel lobby in the United States have long had Syria in their crosshairs. There have been repeated...

More Brits want second Brexit vote as EU official forecasts difficult transition for UK...

Support for a second Brexit vote is growing, with a new poll indicating that nearly...
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Video: Rebel CIA officer launches petition to ‘reconnect’ Assange

Former intelligence officers have launched a petition in support of Julian Assange. They want the Ecuadorian embassy, where he's been staying since 2012, to...

‘Is Putin a CIA agent?’ NYT’s ‘dumbest paragraphs ever printed’ ridiculed online — RT...

From the newspaper that brought you headlines like “Mother Russia crashes the Oscars,” and “What homoerotic...

CIA & MI6 may offer Skripals new IDs, relocation to Five Eyes country –...

US and British intelligence agencies may offer Sergei and Yulia Skripal new identities and relocation...

Mehring Books publishes The CIA Democrats

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Guatemala Shows Why the CIA Must Be Held Accountable For Torture

Gina Haspel's nomination for CIA chief has reignited debate over accountability for torture. A bi-partisan group of Senators, including John McCain (R-Ariz.), is demanding greater...

Don’t worry about social media being invaded… it’s the robots that will get you...

Facebook, Twitter and the rest are at the center of a moral panic about how...

UK Digital Minister prepares for official showdown with Facebook over leaked data — RT...

Britain's own Digital Minister Matt Hancock plans to bring out the big guns when he...

The Tragedies of Social Justice

UK Foreign Office’s attempts to undermine Russia on social media seem strangely familiar —...

Boris Johnson’s department has been extremely busy this week. Pretending interviews didn’t happen, slinging mud...

To Honor King, Let’s Work to End Racial Capitalism

An activist holds a Pan-African flag during a protest disrupting the Association of Chiefs of Police Conference on October 25, 2015, in Chicago, Illinois....
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Video: ‘#WakeUpEurope & help Catalonia’: German politicians visit Puigdemont in prison

Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont said he is “not a criminal” in the first interview since his arrest. The exiled leader reaffirmed the region's...

Facebook and the Rise of Anti-Social Media

Photo by paz.ca | CC BY 2.0 It was a bit over four years ago that journalist Glenn Greenwald reported that British ‘intelligence,’ GCHQ, had developed...

‘Very damaging’ or inevitable? Lawyers assess US proposal to rummage through visitors’ social media...

The proposal for visa applicants to surrender 5 years of their social-media history will have a...

FirstEnergy Solutions’ Bankruptcy is a Cautionary Tale for Utilities, Investors, and Public Officials

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FirstEnergy Solutions’ Bankruptcy is a Cautionary Tale for Utilities, Investors, and Public Officials

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Russia ‘Novichok’ Hysteria Proves Politicians and Media Haven’t Learned the Lessons of Iraq –...

The current state of anti-Russia hysteria is reminiscent of earlier dark chapters of American history, including the rush to war...
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Video: US may require 5 years of social media data from visa applicants

The US State Department could require visa applicants who want to visit America to reveal information about the social media accounts they've used over...

US to demand social media info from visa applicants — RT US News

People seeking a US visa may soon be required to disclose their social media information so...

Social media is turning teenage tiffs murderously toxic, says Met chief — RT UK...

Britain’s most senior police officer has warned that social media sites are creating a toxic...

Russian Embassy in UK files official explanation demand after Aeroflot plane search — RT...

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Faced with a public outcry following a false missile alert, Hawaiian officials apologized, saying an automated...

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Video: ‘CIA friends’ asked Moby to promote Trump-Russia stories

American musician and DJ Moby claims he's been doing the behind-the-scenes bidding of anti-Donald Trump figures... In a recent interview, he said friends and...
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