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Putin Closes The Door To Monsanto

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Top Israeli General Speaks Out Against Israel’s Crimes Against Palestinians

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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May 2016: Will Deutsche Bank Survive This Wave Of Trouble Or Will It Be The Next Lehman Brothers?

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. If you have been waiting for “the next Lehman Brothers moment” which will cause the global financial system to descend into a state of mass panic, you might want to keep a close … Continue reading

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Cornel West Speaks on the “Niggerization of America”

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Intel Officials Urge Fast Report on Clinton’s Emails

MEMORANDUM FOR: The President FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity SUBJECT: Those “Damn Emails” – “Really a Concern” Introduction Last Wednesday Robert Gates, CIA Director under President Bush-41 and Defense Secretary under President Bush-43, publicly commented that Secretary Hillary Clinton’s … Continue reading

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Texas Judge Orders DOJ Attorneys to Take Ethics Classes

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, This is simply priceless. The Hill reports: A federal judge in Texas on Thursday tore into Justice Department lawyers who argued the immigration case involving the Obama administration, ordering them to take … Continue reading

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Americans: A Conquered People: The New Serfs — Paul Craig Roberts

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Time to End Religious Apartheid in Scotland – and England

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. In all the wringing of hands about the violence at the end of the Hibs/Rangers Scottish cup final, there is a reluctance … Continue reading

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Zombie Economy Soon to Have its Zombie Epocalypse

By David Haggith, the Great Recession Blog. This past Thursday marked the one-year anniversary of the US stock market’s death when stocks saw their last high. Market bulls have spent a year looking like the walking dead. They’ve tried to push back … Continue reading

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The Greek Surrender

By Michael Hudson, Michael-Hudson.com.   Hudson is Distinguished Research Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, who has advised the U.S., Canadian, Mexican and Latvian governments as well as the United Nations Institute for Training and Research. He … Continue reading

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40 Volcanoes Are Erupting Right Now As The Crust Of The Earth Becomes Increasingly Unstable

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. Have you noticed that our planet has begun to shake, rattle and roll?  Over the past few days we have seen major volcanic eruptions in Costa Rica and Indonesia, and according to Volcano … Continue reading

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Reform or Revolution

By Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Chris Hedges, formerly of the New York Times. Truth Dig (republished with permission of the author.)   Rosa Luxemburg memorial at the site where she was thrown into the Landwehr Canal, Berlin. (Manfred Brückels / CC-BY-SA) … Continue reading

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Business Debt Delinquencies Are Now Higher Than When Lehman Brothers Collapsed In 2008

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. You are about to see more very clear evidence that a new economic crisis has already begun.  During economic recoveries, business debt delinquencies generally fall, and during times of economic recession business debt … Continue reading

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ONLY Donald Trump Raises Five “Fundamental and Urgent” Foreign Policy Questions

Stephen F. Cohen Bemoans MSM’s Dismissal of Trump’s Queries By John V. Walsh. “Only Donald Trump (among the Presidential candidates) has said anything meaningful and critical of US foreign policy.“  (And that includes Bernie Sanders.)  No, that is not Reince … Continue reading

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The Joys of Accountancy and Tents

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. I fear I am pretty rubbish at giving my writing commercial appeal. Not only have I just completed a biography of somebody … Continue reading

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Stock Share Buybacks Now Bought Out — American Enterprise in Decline

By David Haggith, the Great Recession Blog. I have pointed out in previous articles how most of the growth in stocks over the past few years has been due to stock share buybacks. Without this hideous (and at one time … Continue reading

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Americans Send The World A Plea For Help

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Don’t Let the CIA Disappear the Senate Torture Report

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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US Downplays a New Syrian Massacre

By Daniel Lazare. Originally published at Consortium News (republished with permission). On May 12, at dawn, members of Al Nusra and an allied Syrian rebel group known as Ahrar al-Sham stormed the Alawite village of Al-Zahraa, reportedly killing 19 people … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s True Colors Emerge as He Snuggles up to Wall Street

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Earlier this week, in the post Donald Trump Will Meet War Criminal Henry Kissinger, I pointed out the following: Since clinching the Republican nomination, Trump’s true colors have started to emerge. He named … Continue reading

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Elect The Warmonger Killary And You Will Have Victoria Nuland As Secretary Of State

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Scaredy-cat Americans

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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NSA Participated In the Worst Abuses of the Iraq War

NSA Spied On UN to Make Sure Iraq War Resolution Passed … and Assisted with Torture and Assassinations You know the CIA was involved with some of the least savory aspects of the Iraq War. But the NSA got its … Continue reading

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Washington Appoints Its Agent President Of Brazil

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Americans live in the most corrupt political system that has ever existed.

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Can Russia Survive Washington’s Attack? — Paul Craig Roberts

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Crashed Egyptair Flight

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. I have had occasion before to praise Sam Kiley, Sky News security correspondent, who often seems to be fighting a one man … Continue reading

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Poll: Trump Beats Clinton … But Sanders Beats Trump

[Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout] If the Dems Nominate Clinton, They’ll Lose In a new Fox News poll, Trump beats Clinton … but Sanders beats Trump: Trump has a 45-42 percent edge over Clinton, if the presidential election were held … Continue reading

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Americans Send The World A Plea For Help

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Visas for Al Qaeda

By Michael Springmann, former diplomat in the U.S. State Department’s Foreign Service, with postings to Germany, India, Saudi Arabia, and the Bureau of Intelligence and Research in Washington, D.C. Springmann was the head of the U.S. consular official in Jeddah, … Continue reading

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Don’t Let the CIA Disappear the Senate Torture Report

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Obama Has Been At War Longer Than Any Other President In History

Bush was a horrible president. At the time, I thought he was the worst president in American history. But Obama has made a lot of firsts himself … For example, Obama: Has prosecuted more whistleblowers than all other presidents combined … Continue reading

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The Age Of Impunity

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Washington Prepares To Attack Russia

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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The West Has No News Media, Only Propaganda

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Who Does The CIA Protect?

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Working 60 Hours A Week At 3 Part-Time Jobs And Still Living Paycheck To Paycheck

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. What can you do when you are working 60 hours a week at three part-time jobs and it is still not enough?  In America today, many people have taken on more than one … Continue reading

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The Post-Traumatic Super Hero

By Dan Sanchez, DanSanchez.me. War and Terror in the Marvel and DC Film Universes It has been hero pitted against hero in the cinemas this spring. DC has the face-off right in the title of its latest big-budget flick: Batman V. … Continue reading

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The Conservatives Will Be Protected From Their Election Fraud

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. It is hard to think of bigger news than that the Electoral Commission is taking the governing party to court over alleged … Continue reading

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This U.S. Government Is The Most Corrupt In History

“There Has Never Been A Time, However, When The Government Of The United States Was So Perversely And Systematically Dedicated To Special Interests, Earmarks, Side Deals, Log-Rolling, Vote-Trading, And Sweetheart Deals” Government corruption has become rampant: Senior SEC employees spent … Continue reading

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Israeli Child Abuse Is The Hallmark Of The Only Democracy In The Middle East

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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Undeniable Evidence That The Real Economy Is Already In Recession Mode

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. You are about to see a chart that is undeniable evidence that we have already entered a major economic slowdown.  In the “real economy”, stuff is bought and sold and shipped around the … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Stitch-Up at Nevada Democratic Convention

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. I had heard much about the way that Hillary was able to use control of the Democratic Party machine to suppress the … Continue reading

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Weapons Headed to Libya – Hillary Clinton’s Interventionist Disaster Continues to Spiral Out of Control

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In retrospect, Obama’s intervention in Libya was an abject failure, judged even by its own standards. Libya has not only failed to evolve into a democracy; it has devolved into a failed … Continue reading

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Website Redesign Complete

We created a mobile-friendly version of the site, tweaked some minor design elements, and optimized the site for faster viewing. Let us know how you like the mobile layout, and whether the site loads faster for you. Now that we’ve … Continue reading

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Navy Allowed to Kill or Injure Nearly 12 Million Whales, Dolphins, Other Marine Mammals in Pacific

Paul Craig Roberts served as Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury, Associate Editor for the Wall Street Journal, and Senior Research Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.  A former economics professor, Dr. Roberts is listed by Who’s Who in America as … Continue reading

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CERN Discovers New Particle Called The FERIR

By Steve Keen – economics professor and Head of the School of Economics, History and Politics at Kingston University in London – Debt Deflation blog.   CERN has just announced the discovery of a new particle, called the “FERIR”. This … Continue reading

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Defense Bill Coming This Week: A Boost for War and Tyranny

By Ron Paul, Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity. For many of us concerned with liberty, the letters “NDAA” have come to symbolize Washington’s ongoing effort to undermine the US Constitution in the pursuit of constant war overseas. It … Continue reading

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I Apologise Yet Again, and Another Request

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. I am just getting to the end of the copy-edit for Sikunder Burnes, which has involved reducing the text still further and … Continue reading

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Watch Venezuela, Because Food Shortages, Looting And Economic Collapse Are Coming To America Too

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. The full-blown economic collapse that is happening in Venezuela right now is a preview of what Americans will be experiencing in the not too distant future.  Just a few years ago, most Venezuelans … Continue reading

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