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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Monday, June 29

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Love Wins: After Decades of Struggle, Marriage Equality Now the Law of the Land

http://democracynow.org – Same-sex weddings took place across the country this weekend after the Supreme Court ruled that all 50 states must now permit … Via Youtube

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Video: With Marriage Equality Won, LGBTQ Activism Continues for Bias Protections & Overlooked Trans Issues

http://democracynow.org – After the Supreme Court’s historic ruling on marriage equality, many LGBTQ leaders are now redirecting their attention to obtaining … Via Youtube

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Video: “This Flag Comes Down Today”: Bree Newsome Scales SC Capitol Flagpole to Remove a Symbol of Hate

http://democracynow.org – On Saturday, Bree Newsome, a 30-year-old African-American woman, was arrested at the state Capitol after scaling the 30-foot … Via Youtube

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Video: “Slavery Deeply Embedded” in South Carolina: Emanuel AME Church on Street Named for Racist Lawmaker

http://democracynow.org – When Rev. Clementa Pinckney lay in state at the Capitol this week, his body had to be brought past the Confederate flag that still flies … Via Youtube

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Video: Rev. Al Sharpton: Removing the Confederate Flag is Welcome — But 150 Years Too Late

http://democracynow.org – As funerals begin for the victims, Al Sharpton, the civil rights leader and MSNBC host, reflects on the Charleston massacre and the … Via Youtube

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Video: 4 Decades After Burning Confederate Flag, SC Activist Brett Bursey Says the Struggle Goes On

http://democracynow.org – In Charleston, South Carolina, we speak with Brett Bursey, director of the South Carolina Progressive Network, who calls himself the … Via Youtube

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Video: After Walter Scott Murder & Church Massacre, “Black Lives Matter” Takes on Special Meaning in SC

http://democracynow.org – The Emanuel AME shooting suspect Dylann Roof is now jailed next to Michael Slager, the police officer who shot and killed unarmed … Via Youtube

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Video: Rev. Jesse Jackson: Take Down the Confederate Flag — and White Supremacist Culture with It

http://democracynow.org – Outside the wake for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, Amy Goodman interviews civil rights leader and South Carolina native Rev. Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Friday, June 26

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: “The 9/11 of the Black Church”: Mourners Flock to SC as Funerals Begin for Emanuel Massacre Victims

http://democracynow.org – Democracy Now! broadcasts from Charleston, South Carolina, in front of the Emanuel AME Church, Mother Emanuel, where nine … Via Youtube

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Video: The Death Penalty is Revenge, Not Healing: Father of OKC Victim on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Sentencing

http://democracynow.org – Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been formally sentenced to death for his role in the attack that killed three and … Via Youtube

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Video: Does U.S. Ignore Right-Wing Terror? More Killed by White Extremists Than Jihadists Since 9/11

http://democracynow.org – As thousands head to the South Carolina state Capitol to honor church victim massacre Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a new study finds … Via Youtube

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Video: Did Chris Christie Send Entrapped Innocents to Jail? Re-examining the Case of the Fort Dix 5

http://democracynow.org – As Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie prepares to enter the presidential race, we look at a case often cited as one of his … Via Youtube

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Video: Undocumented Trans Activist Jennicet Gutiérrez Challenges Obama on Deportations at White House Event

http://democracynow.org – President Obama’s immigration policy came under direct challenge Wednesday at the White House. As Obama spoke to a gathering … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Thursday, June 25

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: “I Am Not Nonviolent”: New Nina Simone Film Captures Singer and Activist’s Uncompromising Voice

http://democracynow.org – As the Black Lives Matter movement grows across the country and the the nation mourns the death of the nine worshipers killed at … Via Youtube

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Video: Celebration Day at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce? A Debate on Who Benefits from the TPP

http://democracynow.org – The Senate is expected to vote today to give President Obama “fast-track” trade negotiating authority to speed up new trade deals, … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Wednesday, June 24

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: “Perpetrator Has Been Arrested, But Killer is Still at Large”: Calls Rise to Remove Confederate Flag

http://democracynow.org – Calls are growing in South Carolina to remove the Confederate battle flag at the state Capitol after last week’s mass shooting of nine … Via Youtube

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Video: “It’s Not Just a Matter of It Not Being Polite to Say ‘Nigger': Obama Speaks Out on Racism

http://democracynow.org – President Obama spoke openly about racism in the United States during a podcast with comedian Marc Maron. In the interview … Via Youtube

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Video: Domestic Terrorism: From the Charleston Massacre to 1964 Slaying of Mississippi Civil Rights Workers

http://democracynow.org – Sunday marked the 51st anniversary of another hateful act tied to another historic black church. It was June 21, 1964, when three … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, June 23

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Exclusive: Green Party’s Jill Stein Announces She Is Running for President on Democracy Now!

http://democracynow.org – In a Democracy Now! exclusive, Dr. Jill Stein officially launches her campaign as a Green Party candidate for the 2016 presidential … Via Youtube

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Video: Dylann Roof’s White Supremacist Views, Links to Hate Group Revealed After Charleston Church Massacre

http://democracynow.org – Church bells tolled Sunday and hundreds filled the church’s pews of the historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, … Via Youtube

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Video: “That Flag Represents White Supremacy”: Confederate Flag Still Flies at South Carolina State Capitol

http://democracynow.org – Wednesday’s massacre of nine African-American churchgoers by white supremacist suspect Dylann Roof have reignited protests over … Via Youtube

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Video: “A Classic Case of Terrorism”: Is FBI Ignoring White Violence by Refusing to Call Roof a Terrorist?

http://democracynow.org – Civil rights activist Kevin Alexander Gray and Richard Cohen, president of the Southern Poverty Law Center, discuss whether the … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Monday, June 22

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Massacre at South Carolina’s Emanuel AME an Attack on Historic Landmark of African-American Freedom

http://democracynow.org – The church attacked in the Charleston, South Carolina, massacre that left nine people dead is home to the oldest black congregation … Via Youtube

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Video: South Carolina Massacre: Why Don’t We Call Killing of 9 Black Churchgoers an Act of Terrorism?

http://democracynow.org – Why are so many politicians and much of the media afraid to call the mass shooting an act of terrorism? We discuss the double … Via Youtube

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Video: “It is in Our Power to Do Something”: After Another Massacre, Will Public Mobilize for Gun Control?

http://democracynow.org – President Obama has called for action on gun control following the “senseless” shooting in a black church in South Carolina. “At some … Via Youtube

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Video: As Nation Mourns 9 Black Victims of Church Massacre, Details of Suspect’s White Supremacy Emerge

http://democracynow.org – A 21-year-old South Carolina man with apparent sympathies to white supremacy has been arrested for the massacre at the Emanuel … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Friday, June 19

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Thursday, June 18

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Massacre in Charleston: 9 Shot Dead at Historic Black Church, Police Search for White Gunman

http://democracynow.org – Police are searching for a white male gunman who opened fire inside a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, killing … Via Youtube

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Video: Pope Francis: “Bold Cultural Revolution” Needed to Save Planet from Climate Change & Consumerism

http://democracynow.org – In his long-awaited encyclical on the environment and climate change, Pope Francis has called for swift action to save the planet from … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Monday, June 15

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: As Democrats Walk Out on Obama’s TPP Deal, Where Does Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Stand?

http://democracynow.org – Former secretary of state, senator and first lady Hillary Clinton kicked off her White House bid to become the first woman U.S. … Via Youtube

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Video: Israeli Report Finds 2014 Gaza War “Lawful” and “Legitimate” Ahead of Critical U.N. Investigation

http://democracynow.org – The Israeli government has released a report that concludes its military actions in the 2014 war in Gaza were “lawful” and “legitimate. Via Youtube

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Video: What Do 800-Year-Old Magna Carta & Black Lives Matter Have in Common? A People’s Historian Explains

http://democracynow.org – The Magna Carta turns 800 years old today. Known as the “Great Charter,” it is widely considered the foundation of parliamentary … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, June 16

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: As Yemenis Suffer from Strikes, Conflict and Siege, Will Geneva Peace Talks Offer Any Relief?

http://democracynow.org – Al-Qaeda in Yemen has announced its leader, Nasser al-Wuhayshi, has been killed in a U.S. bombing, likely a CIA drone strike. Via Youtube

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Video: Bombing the Arctic: US Navy War Games in Gulf of Alaska Threaten One of World’s Most Pristine Areas

http://democracynow.org – The U.S. Navy is set to begin a major war exercise in the Gulf of Alaska amid protests from local communities concerned about … Via Youtube

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Video: “Battling the Death Star”: Seattle “Kayaktivists” Slow Arctic-Bound Shell Oil Rig as Fight Goes On

http://democracynow.org – The oil giant Shell is on its way to the Arctic, but not before a final showdown with environmental activists in kayaks. On Tuesday … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Wednesday, June 17

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Jelani Cobb on Rachel Dolezal: “This Person is Not Black”

http://democracynow.org – We look at the growing national debate over racial identity sparked by the story of Rachel Dolezal. A Washington state civil rights … Via Youtube

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Video: Linda Martín Alcoff on Rachel Dolezal: Race Not an Individual Construct

http://democracynow.org – We look at the growing national debate over racial identity sparked by the story of Rachel Dolezal. A Washington state civil rights … Via Youtube

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Video: Rachel Dolezal’s Lies & Deception: Interview with Lacey Schwartz, “Little White Lie” Filmmaker

http://democracynow.org – We look at the growing national debate over racial identity sparked by the story of Rachel Dolezal. A Washington state civil rights … Via Youtube

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Video: The Dominican Republic’s “Ethnic Purging”: Edwidge Danticat on Mass Deportation of Haitian Families

http://democracynow.org – The Dominican Republic is set to begin what some are calling “ethnic purging,” placing the fate of hundreds of thousands of … Via Youtube

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Video: Stacey Patton: Rachel Dolezal Lies Shocked Fellow Scholars

http://democracynow.org – We look at the growing national debate over racial identity sparked by the story of Rachel Dolezal. A Washington state civil rights … Via Youtube

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Video: “A Monster of a Facility”: Amid Manhunt for Fugitives, Advocate Urges Reforms at Dannemora Prison

http://democracynow.org – As two fugitives who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York, remain at large, human rights and … Via Youtube

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Video: From Solitary to the Street: Coping with Freedom After Years in Prison Isolation

http://democracynow.org – The Department of Justice estimates that about 80000 prisoners are in solitary confinement. Some have been held in isolation for … Via Youtube

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Video: Tamir Rice Killing: Activists Push for Arrests After Judge Finds Probable Cause to Charge Officers

http://democracynow.org – A judge in Ohio has found probable cause to charge a police officer with murder for the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who … Via Youtube

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Video: The Wanted 18: U.S. & Israel Bar Palestinian Filmmaker from NYC Film Premiere About Intifada Cows

http://democracynow.org – The annual Human Rights Watch International Film Festival is underway here in New York City, but one of its featured directors won’t … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Friday, June 12

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: TPP vs. Human Rights: Groups Express Concern Over Record of Member Nations

http://democracynow.org – As the Obama administration praises the benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), backlash continues to grow against the deal. Via Youtube

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Video: Backlash Against TPP Grows as Leaked Text Reveals Increased Corporate Control of Public Health

http://democracynow.org – As the Obama administration praises the benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), backlash continues to grow against the deal. Via Youtube

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Video: After Iraq-Syria Takeover, the Inside Story of How ISIL Destroyed Al-Qaida from Within

http://democracynow.org -A year ago this month, fighters from the self-proclaimed Islamic State declared they had established a caliphate in the territories they … Via Youtube

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Video: As Ruling Threatens to Gut Abortion Access in Texas, Providers Vow to Take Fight to Supreme Court

http://democracynow.org – This week has seen a new round of restrictions on reproductive rights in the United States. In Texas, a federal appeals court Tuesday … Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Thursday, June 11

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Wednesday, June 10

Visit http://democracynow.org to watch the full independent, global news hour, read the transcript, search our archive, and to make a donation to support us. Via Youtube

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Video: SDS Leader Tom Hayden on Vietnam: We Must Challenge the Pentagon on the Battlefield of Memory

http://democracynow.org – As the nation celebrates Memorial Day, we look back at the Vietnam War. Fifty years ago, on March 7, 1965, 3500 U.S. marines … Via Youtube

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Video: War for Decades to Come? 1 Year After ISIL Advance, U.S. Could Send Hundreds More Troops to Iraq

http://democracynow.org – The Obama administration is considering a plan to increase the U.S. presence in Iraq by sending 400 to 500 more military personnel … Via Youtube

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Will Albert Woodfox Be Freed? Louisiana Fights Release of Longest-Serving U.S. Prisoner in Solitary

http://democracynow.org – Louisiana has delayed the release of former Black Panther Albert Woodfox, the longest-serving U.S. prisoner in solitary confinement, … Via Youtube

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U.S. Pressures Nobel Committee to Declare Ukraine’s President a Peace Prize Nominee

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Eric Zuesse A leaked letter dated May 19th and sent by the Chairman of Ukraine’s parliament, Vladimir Groysman, to the chargé d’affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Oslo Norway, thanks her for “the efforts you have made to have Petro ...

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How Democratic & Republican Party Chiefs Work to Deceive the U.S. Public

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Eric Zuesse An organization that typically promotes the Republican propaganda agenda received information from the Democratic Obama Administration, and they publicized information from it that concerned the 2012 Benghazi attack, which was a failure by the State Department — something ...

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How the Media Deceive the Public about “Fast Track” and the “Trade Bills”

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Eric Zuesse The way that “Fast Track” is described to the American public is as an alternative method for the Senate to handle “Trade Bills” (TPP & TTIP) that the President presents to the Senate for their approval; and this ...

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Russian security forces shoot 3 suspects dead

Agence France-Presse Russian security forces yesterday shot dead three people suspected of organizing the suicide bombings in the Moscow metro. Security forces attempted to detain the three, but killed them after they fired back. “Unfortunately, we were not able to ...

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Libya air crash inquiry under way

Aviation officials in Libya are investigating the plane crash that killed 103 people at Tripoli airport. The flight recorders have been recovered and handed over to analysts for clues on what brought down the Afriqiyah Airways flight on Wednesday. Police ...

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The End is at Hand (to Leftist Conspiracy Theories)

By Dave Lindorff With the polls continuing to show Barack Obama holding a steady or even growing lead heading into Election Day, especially in the key swing states of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Colorado, New Hampshire and Virginia, and with Democratic ...

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Documents Show Tobacco Industry Conspired Against Airline Smoking Ban

PR Watch | An analysis of tobacco industry documents published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) tells how the German cigarette industry worked to stop Lufthansa, the flagship airline of Germany, from banning smoking on its domestic flights in the ...

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DARPA Contract Description Hints at Advanced Video Spying

By Walter Pincus | Real-time streaming video of Iraqi and Afghan battle areas taken from thousands of feet in the air can follow actions of people on the ground as they dig, shake hands, exchange objects and kiss each other ...

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No More Investment Banks

Turn Them Into Public Utilities      By Mike Whitney     “If you made it past the credit crisis, you are not making it past the economic carnage.” Meredith A. Whitney, market analyst at Oppenheimer & Company  Information Clearinghouse” | It worked. So ...

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System Failure and the Need for Revolution

by Raymond Lotta | The most serious financial crisis since the Great Depression shows no sign of letting up. The financial edifice of U.S. imperialism is in danger of crumbling. The U.S. ruling class is confronting what Federal Reserve chairman ...

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Pilger’s law: ‘If it’s been officially denied, then it’s probably true’

John Pilger, scourge of injustice, is still battling after half a century of campaigns. He’s even gunning for Tony Blair. By Ian Burrell Cross the threshold of John Pilger’s south London home and the deep pile carpet gently gives way ...

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Riot police use violence to break up student demonstration

Harare – Riot police broke up a student demonstration in Harare, injuring at least four people and arresting three Tuesday, in the first such incident of police violence since the signing of a power-sharing agreement by Zimbabwe’s political protagonists a ...

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Solutions for a Sustainable World

TNI | The Schumacher lectures are traditionally held in Bristol but have now branched out so that Schumacher North, based in Leeds, also organises the series. They occupy a day, with three people delivering lectures and a final panel. My companions ...

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Bush To Provide $6.4 Billion In Arms To Taiwan

BigNewsNetwork | The U.S. government is to sell $6.4 billion of weapons to Taiwan, the State Department announced on Friday. State Department deputy spokesman Robert Wood said Congressional approval was required, but believes this will come quickly. A submission went ...

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Investigating ‘Africa’s Guantanamo’

Salim Awadh is talking to me from inside a cell somewhere in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. By Robert Walker | There are seven other prisoners kept in the same small, dark room, he starts to tell me. Then he ...

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No “Bailout” for the World’s Poorest

By Thalif Deen | As a spreading financial crisis threatens to deepen the economic recession in the United States, the news of an unprecedented 700-billion-dollar bailout package reverberated through the corridors of the United Nations last week as over 100 ...

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The Oppression of Black People, the Crimes of this System, and the Revolution We Need

http://revcom.us/a/144/BNQ-en.html | “The young man was shot 41 times while reaching for his wallet”…“the 13-year-old was shot dead in mid-afternoon when police mistook his toy gun for a pistol”… “the unarmed young man, shot by police 50 times, died on the ...

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Lies, Crimes and Cover-ups – Human Rights Watch in Venezuela

By James Petras | Human Rights Watch, a US-based group claiming to be a non-governmental organization, but which is in fact funded by government-linked quasi-private foundations and a Congressional funded political propaganda organization, the National Endowment for Democracy, has issued ...

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Rights groups demonstrate outside UN

Amnesty International and human rights activists are expected to send a message to United Nations Security Council at a rally on Thursday evening urging the body to reject efforts to block indictment of Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir by International ...

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Will International Law Reach Bush?

By Peter Dyer | Q: What do Radovan Karadzic, former French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin, and George W. Bush have in common? A: Each lives under the slowly growing shadow of a body of international criminal law. This law ...

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Did The World Narrowly Avoid “Financial Armageddon” Last Week?

By Mike Adams | According to insider traders speaking to the New York Post, the global financial system was only 500 trades away from experiencing a global meltdown — “Financial Armageddon” — which was narrowly halted by a last-minute capital ...

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When Corporations Rule the World

PCDF | Those of us who seek to intervene in policy debates in favor of economic justice and environmentally sustainability are regularly assured by the world’s power brokers that they are fully committed to these goals so long as economic growth and ...

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Irish politicians back calls for universal arms trade treaty

Politicians from all the main parties have given their support to a global campaign to ban the sale of arms to conflict zones such as Darfur and Burma, where they are likely to be used for violations of human rights. ...

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Top Ten Ways to Reduce Plastic Consumption

By Neil McLaughlin | By now you have likely heard of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a tragic byproduct of the plastics industry and consumerism that is an island of garbage floating in the northern Pacific Ocean. Originally the size ...

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FIVE FORMER SECRETARIES OF STATE SUPPORT DIRECT TALKS WITH IRAN

National Security Network – Five former American secretaries of state all reaffirmed their support for direct talks with Iran. Henry Kissinger went as far as to say that there must be high-level talks with the Iranians “without conditions.” Barack Obama ...

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Intelligence officer claims CIA was complicit in torture in Uzbekistan

By Neil Mackay | THE CIA SENT ITS agents into Uzbekistan torture chambers to observe the abuse of alleged Islamic terrorists, acc-ording to a dissident member of the Uzbek security services who is now seeking political asylum in the UK after fleeing Tashkent. Ikrom Yakubov, a former ...

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Writers, Film-makers Defy Censors

IPS | “I don’t sell cocaine,” says the video vendor in Kano’s Rimi market when I ask for Adam Zango’s music video CD Bahaushiya. He is not referring to the white powder, but instead a new illegal substance — Hausa ...

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Howard Zinn – US ‘in need of rebellion’

Al Jazeera speaks to Howard Zinn, the author, American historian, social critic and activist, about how the Iraq war damaged attitudes towards the US and why the US “empire” is close to collapse. Q: Where is the United States heading in terms ...

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Journalists warned to get out of Afghanistan

AUSTRALIAN journalists in Afghanistan have been targeted by terrorists and were warned yesterday by the Federal Government to consider leaving the country. “Credible reports suggest terrorists may be targeting journalists, including Australians, in Afghanistan,” an updated travel advisory from the ...

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US military trained Georgian commandos

The US military provided combat training to 80 Georgian special forces commandos only months prior to Georgia’s army assault in South Ossetia in August. The revelation, based on recruitment documents and interviews with US military trainers obtained by the Financial ...

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Anti-Terror Laws Prone to Abuse, Amnesty Says

By Haider Rizvi | (IPS) -Numerous governments around the world are using anti-terror laws to suppress political dissent and civil liberties, according to a new report released by one of the world’s most respected human rights organisations. Amid calls for ...

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Human Rights Watch: Indian forces, Maoist rebels use child fighters

New Delhi – Indian security forces and Maoist rebels should end the use of child fighters in their long conflict in the central state of Chhattisgarh, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Friday. The New York based rights group said both ...

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France marches online to protest ‘security’ database

Personal privacy is, of course, a major issue these days, particularly when it comes to authorities gathering data in schemes such as the UK’s proposed identity card program or France’s Edvidge electronic database. Edvidge, the French government’s new repository of ...

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Former Yugoslav war crimes tribunal spokeswoman indicted for contempt

By Paul Mitchell | The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) has indicted Florence Hartmann, the spokeswoman of the tribunal’s former Chief Prosecutor Carla Del Ponte from 1999 to 2006, on two charges of contempt of court. Hartmann ...

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Thai government tries to shut down 400 websites

By Oliver Luft | Thailand’s Information and Communications Technology Ministry sought court orders yesterday to shut down about 400 websites and advised internet service providers to block 1,200 sites it considers a danger to national security or disturbing social order. ...

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A High Stakes US Gamble with Russia

By Stephen Lendman – RINF | Prior to entering WW II, US strategists had a clear aim in mind at its conclusion – to hold unchallengeable power in a new post-war global system: military, economic and political in a “Grand ...

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