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Trump Dumps Pretension Of Altruism From U.S. Foreign Policy

By Moon of Alabama. Originally posted at Moon of Alabama under Trump Dumps Pretension Of Altruism From U.S. Foreign Policy. For decades the U.S. foreign policy elite and its presidents played the farce of an altruistic United States that acts … Continue reading

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Manchester Terror Attack Proves that the War On Terror Is Failing

Given that the Manchester terrorist was a product of the interventions in Libya and Syria, it’s time to have an adult discussion about what it will take to stop terrorism. 10 Ways to Reduce Terrorism There are 10 basic principles … Continue reading

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Over The Last 10 Years The U.S. Economy Has Grown At EXACTLY The Same Rate As It Did During The 1930s

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. Even though I write about our ongoing long-term economic collapse every day, I didn’t realize that things were this bad.  In this article, I am going to show you that the average rate … Continue reading

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Polls: Americans Don’t Want Trump to Be Impeached … But Are Disappointed He’s Not Draining the Swamp

The majority of Americans don’t think Trump should be impeached. The Hill reports: A majority of American voters say there is no evidence of collusion between members of President Trump’s campaign and Russia and most are doubtful that investigations into … Continue reading

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Manchester Bomber Was Product of West’s Libya/Syria Intervention

By Daniel McAdams, Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity. Here’s what the media and politicians don’t want you to know about the Manchester, UK, suicide attack: Salman Abedi, the 22 year old who killed nearly two dozen concert-goers in … Continue reading

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New Cracks in Russia-gate ‘Assessment’

By Robert Parry, the investigative reporter who many of the Iran-Contra stories for The Associated Press and Newsweek in the 1980s. Originally published at Parry’s Consortium News (republished with permission). At the center of the Russia-gate scandal is a curious … Continue reading

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Environmentalists Are Ignoring the Elephant In the Room: U.S. Military Is the World’s Largest Polluter

The Military Pumps Out Staggering Quantities of Toxic Waste, Water and Air Pollution and Radiation Environmentalists are ignoring the elephant in the room … the world’s largest polluter. Newsweek reported in 2014: The US Department of Defence is one of … Continue reading

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The Gaping Holes of Russia-gate

By Bill Binney and Ray McGovern. Binney is the NSA executive who created the agency’s mass surveillance program for digital information, who served as the senior technical director within the agency, who managed six thousand NSA employees, the 36-year NSA … Continue reading

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Not Remembering the USS Liberty

Preface from Washington’s Blog: Here’s background to the USS Liberty incident. By Ray McGovern, a 27-year CIA veteran, who chaired National Intelligence Estimates and personally delivered intelligence briefings to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, their Vice Presidents, Secretaries … Continue reading

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Trump Should Be Up in Arms & Twisting Arms Not Selling Arms to Saudis

By Kristen Breitweiser, one of the four 9/11 widows – known as the “Jersey Girls” – instrumental in forcing the government to form the 9/11 Commission to investigate the 2001 attacks. Follow Kristen Breitweiser on Twitter: www.twitter.com/kdbreitweiser. President Trump has … Continue reading

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The Russian Obsession Goes Back Decades

Authored by Jacob Hornberger via The Future of Freedom Foundation, Just consider the accusations that have been leveled at the president: He has betrayed the Constitution, which he swore to uphold. He has committed treason by befriending Russia and other … Continue reading

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Is There A Coup Attempt Underway In America?

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Personally, I’m horrified by the fact that Goldman Sachs goons are in total control of the Trump administration’s economic policy. I’m also horrified that our new President’s first overseas trip will be to the … Continue reading

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Confirmed: DNC Emails LEAKED … Not Hacked

We’ve repeatedly documented that the DNC emails were leaked … not hacked. (And the “evidence” that it was the Ruskies has collapsed.) The head of Wikileaks – the organization which published the leaked DNC emails – has previously hinted that … Continue reading

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What the Self-Esteem Movement Got Disastrously Wrong

By Dan Sanchez. One of Saturday Night Live’s most popular skits in the early 90s was a mock self-help show called “Daily Affirmation with Stuart Smalley.” Smalley, played by now-Senator Al Franken, would begin each show by reciting into the … Continue reading

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Trump Will Likely Win Reelection In 2020

Trump seen through a TV camera’s viewfinder in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on April 29, 2017. AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Musa al-Gharbi, Columbia University Most Americans don’t like Trump. Trump will most likely be reelected in 2020. How can both of these statements … Continue reading

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Top NSA Whistleblower: Ransomware Hack Due to “Swindle of the Taxpayers” by Intelligence Agencies

What should we make of the global ransomware attacks which happened today? We’ve documented that the intelligence services intentionally create digital vulnerabilities, then intentionally leave them open … leaving us exposed and insecure. Washington’s Blog asked the highest level NSA … Continue reading

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Are U.S. Taxpayers Now on the Hook for Risky Wall Street Real Estate Backed Bonds?

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, I’m fairly certain very few of you have heard of broker price opinions, or BPOs, but it’s something I think we should all become aware of given the influence of BPOs in the … Continue reading

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No, the “New” CNN Video of the Chemical Incident Does NOT Prove that the Syrian Government Did It

The Sun claims that CNN has released new footage of last month’s Syrian chemical incident … and strongly implies that the Syrian government was responsible. Washington’s Blog asked MIT rocket scientist and chemical weapons expert Theodore Postol* what he thought … Continue reading

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Kushner Companies Seen Hawking Shady U.S. Visa Buying Residency Program to Wealthy Chinese

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a … Continue reading

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Video: U.S. Crimes of Genocide against Korea: “We Killed Off – What – 20% of the Population. We Burned Down every Town in North Korea…”

Preface by Washington’s Blog. As an American – I was born and raised, and lived my entire life in the United States – it’s easy to laugh at North Korea as an insanely backwards, laughable place … run by bozo-the-clown-crazy … Continue reading

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Survey Shows a Majority of European Youth Would Participate in Uprising to Overthrow Status Quo

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, As the title of today’s piece implies, something very rotten is happening across the Western world and it’s starting to push many people, especially the youth, toward a breaking point. In the … Continue reading

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Why The New York Times Is Cheering On “Censorship Algorithms”

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, The 2016 Presidential election was a gigantic wakeup call for the corporate press in the U.S. not so much because Hillary Clinton lost, but because it represented the end of mainstream media’s ability to … Continue reading

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Liberals Are Just As Irrational and Close-Minded As Conservatives

Liberals pride themselves on being members of the “fact-based community”. But New Scientist notes: New research … shows that [liberals are] just as deluded as everybody else. One study, published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, concluded that conservatives … Continue reading

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French intelligence service piles on with more anti-Assad nonsense–here’s why it is BS

By Meryl Nass, M.D.  Dr. Nass is  a board-certified internist and a biological warfare epidemiologist and expert in anthrax. Nass publishes Anthrax Vaccine. “France’s foreign ministry says deadly sarin gas used in a chemical attack in Syria this month that … Continue reading

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Big Brother Is Still Watching You: Don’t Fall for the NSA’s Latest Ploy

By John Whitehead, constitutional and human rights attorney, and founder of the Rutherford Institute.   “You had to live—did live, from habit that became instinct—in the assumption that every sound you made was overheard, and, except in darkness, every movement … Continue reading

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The Flawed Chemical Analysis in the French Intelligence Report of April 26, 2017 Alleging a Syrian Government Sarin Nerve Agent Attack in Khan Sheikhoun of April 4, 2017

By Theodore A. Postol, professor emeritus of science, technology, and national security policy at MIT. Postol’s main expertise is in ballistic missiles. He has a substantial background in air dispersal, including how toxic plumes move in the air. Postol has … Continue reading

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No, the NSA Has NOT Stopped Spying On Americans’ Emails

The NSA announced Friday that they would stop the controversial program which sweeps up all emails and text messages which an American exchanges with someone overseas that makes reference to a real target of NSA surveillance. By way of background, … Continue reading

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Claims of Syrian Chemical Weapons Attacks Are Total B.S.

A Little Background: The U.S. Has Tried to Carry Out Regime Change Since Syria Became An Independent County … The U.S. government has been trying to replace the Syrian government with folks who will be subservient to America since 1949 … Continue reading

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Debunking the French Report on Syrian Chemical Weapons

The French government released a report blaming the Syrian government for this month’s chemical weapons incident. The report states: According  to  the  intelligence  obtained  by  the  French  services,  the  process  of  synthesizing  sarin,  developed  by  the  Scientific  Studies  and  Research  … Continue reading

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American Intelligence Officials: Mattis ‘No Doubt’ Stance on Alleged Syrian CW Smacks of Politicized Intelligence

AN OPEN MEMORANDUM FOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE From: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS) Subject: Mattis ‘No Doubt’ Stance on Alleged Syrian CW Smacks of Politicized Intelligence Donald Trump’s new Secretary of Defense, retired Marine General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, … Continue reading

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US ‘deep state’ sold out counter-terrorism to keep itself in business

By Gareth Porter,  an investigative historian and journalist specializing in U.S. national security policy, who received the UK-based Gellhorn Prize for journalism for 2011 for articles on the U.S. war in Afghanistan. His latest book is Manufactured Crisis: The Untold … Continue reading

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Evidence Consistent with the Possibility of a Poison Gas Release from an Attack on an Ammunition Depot in Khan Sheikhoun on April 4, 2017

By Theodore A. Postol, professor emeritus of science, technology, and national security policy at MIT.  Postol’s main expertise is in ballistic missiles. He has a substantial background in air dispersal, including how toxic plumes move in the air. Postol has … Continue reading

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Meet Emmanuel Macron – The Consummate Banker Puppet, Bizarre Elitist Creation

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, The last thing I ever wanted to do was write about France’s likely next president, Emmanuel Macron, but here we are. This post was inspired by a very telling Financial Times article … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT CORRECTION TO The Nerve Agent Attack that Did Not Occur

By Theodore A. Postol, professor emeritus of science, technology, and national security policy at MIT.  Postol’s main expertise is in ballistic missiles. He has a substantial background in air dispersal, including how toxic plumes move in the air. Postol has … Continue reading

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Why Hillary Clinton Really Lost

By Robert Parry, the investigative reporter who many of the Iran-Contra stories for The Associated Press and Newsweek in the 1980s. Originally published at Parry’s Consortium News (republished with permission). An early insider account of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, entitled … Continue reading

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The Nerve Agent Attack that Did Not Occur: Analysis of the Times and Locations of Critical Events in the Alleged Nerve Agent Attack at 7 AM on April 4, 2017 in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria

By Theodore A. Postol, professor emeritus of science, technology, and national security policy at MIT.  Postol’s main expertise is in ballistic missiles. He has a substantial background in air dispersal, including how toxic plumes move in the air. Postol has … Continue reading

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Costa Rica

Enjoy a few pics from my recent travels around Costa Rica: Wildlife Plants Scenery

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Costa Rica: Wildlife

Notes: My family just got back from a week long trip in Costa Rica. I took all of the pictures with an iPhone. The last frog shot is of a critter trying to sleep while we were shining lights in … Continue reading

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Costa Rica: Plant Life

     Note: I took all of the pictures with an iPhone. The massive scale of some of these tropical plants is hard to convey in pictures.  For example, I’m looking down at this gigantic fern from a hanging bridge … Continue reading

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Costa Rica: Scenery

Note: I took all of these pictures with an iPhone. If you like these photos, click here to see my travel pictures from Bali, and here to see my travel pictures from France. Copyright © 2017 George Washington, Washington’s Blog. … Continue reading

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Video Evidence of False Claims Made in the White House Intelligence Report of April 11, 2017

By Theodore A. Postol, professor emeritus of science, technology, and national security policy at MIT.  Postol’s main expertise is in ballistic missiles. He has a substantial background in air dispersal, including how toxic plumes move in the air. Postol has … Continue reading

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The U.S. Is Acting More Like the Soviet Union Every Day

America Adopts Soviet-Style Mass Surveillance, Propaganda, Censorship, Communist Torture Techniques, and Socialist Economics One of America’s top Russia experts – professor emeritus of Russian studies, history, and politics at New York University and Princeton University, Stephen F. Cohen – noted … Continue reading

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How Military Decisions Are REALLY Made

Here’s how the U.S. actually makes decisions on when to go to war: First. Decisions are made based – not upon defense – but upon gaining economic and geostrategic advantage. For example, America has a policy of using the military … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Top Missile and Chemical Weapons Expert Debunks Trump’s Claims About Syrian Chemical Weapons

The Trump administration claims that it has proof that the Syrian government dropped chemical weapons from an airplane on April 4th. But a top missile and chemical weapons expert told Washington’s Blog today that the weapon was not delivered by … Continue reading

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Those Condemning Syria Have Themselves Recently Used Chemical Weapons

The Trump administration accuses the Syrian government of using chemical weapons, and claims this is a rare occurrence from a rogue government. Not only did Sean Spicer say that Hitler never used chemical weapons, but Secretary of Defense Mattis said: … Continue reading

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Beware the Dogs of War: Is the American Empire on the Verge of Collapse?

By constitutional and civil rights attorney John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute. Of all the enemies to public liberty war is, perhaps, the most to be dreaded because it comprises and develops the germ of every other. War is the parent … Continue reading

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Intelligence and Military Sources Who Warned About Weapons Lies Before Iraq War Now Say that Assad Did NOT Launch Chemical Weapon Attack

Former U.N weapons inspector Scott Ritter warned before the start of the Iraq war that claims that Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction were false. Sunday, Ritter wrote that current claims that the leader of Syria launched a chemical … Continue reading

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Top Former U.S. Military and Intelligence Officials: Trump Should Rethink Syrian Escalation

MEMORANDUM FOR: The President FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS)* SUBJECT: Syria: Was It Really “A Chemical Weapons Attack”? 1 – We write to give you an unambiguous warning of the threat of armed hostilities with Russia – with the risk of … Continue reading

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Trump’s Bombing of Syria: Continuation of a Policy Which Started Only 3 Years After Syria Became an Independent Nation … When Trump Was 2 Years Old

The CIA backed a right-wing coup in Syria in 1949, a mere 3 years after Syria became an independent country. Clark University History professor Douglas Little notes: Recently declassified records… confirm that beginning on November 30, 1948, [CIA operative Stephen] … Continue reading

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The Sleazy Origins of Russia-gate

By Robert Parry, the investigative reporter who broke many of the Iran-Contra stories for The Associated Press and Newsweek in the 1980s. Originally published at Parry’s Consortium News (republished with permission). An irony of the escalating hysteria about the Trump … Continue reading

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