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Earth Changes In 2016? How To Get Prepared For The Coming Earthquakes And Volcanic Eruptions

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. All over the world seismic activity is increasing.  In recent weeks we have seen a dramatic earthquake in Ecuador, more than 600 earthquakes have experts extremely alarmed about what is happening to Japan’s … Continue reading

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War Lies Talk in Oneonta NY with Q&A

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The Status Quo Has Failed and Is Beyond Reform

That the status quo–the current pyramid of wealth and power dominated by the few at the top–has failed is self-evident, but we can’t bear to talk about it.This is not just the result of a corporate media that serves up … Continue reading

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The Tories Are Disgusting

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. Albania Andorra Armenia Austria Azerbaijan Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Estonia Finland France Georgia Germany Greece Hungary … Continue reading

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Talk Nation Radio: John Dear on Catholic Church Rejecting “Just War” Theory

  https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-john-dear-on-catholic-church-rejecting-just-war-theory After 1700 years, the Catholic Church is turning against the idea that there can be a “just war.” We speak with John Dear. John Dear is an internationally recognized voice for peace and nonviolence. A priest, pastor, retreat … Continue reading

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Vote Hillary to Stop Don: That’s a Stance Based on Privilege, Racism, Solipsism

Democrats who tell us we must vote for Hillary as the ‘lesser of two evils’ are speaking from a position of privilege and racism. Their privilege means they don’t have to live under the Corporate Empire’s bombs, terrorism, and aggression, … Continue reading

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In 1 Out Of Every 5 American Families, Nobody Has A Job

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. By Michael Snyder, on April 24th, 2016 If nobody is working in one out of every five U.S. families, then how in the world can the unemployment rate be close to 5 percent … Continue reading

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Trans-Gender, Non-Binary and Related Issues

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. Today I thought I might blog on a subject I understand nothing about. (Cries of “no change there then” echo around the … Continue reading

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Their Mouths Are Moving, or How Can You Tell a Politician Is Lying About War?

By David Swanson, American Herald Tribune Someone asked me to find war lies during the past few years. Perhaps they had in mind the humanitarian pretenses around attacking Libya in 2011 and Iraq in 2014, or the false claims about … Continue reading

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Obama Requests Support for Possible War Against Russia

Eric Zuesse According to Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten (German Economic News), on April 23rd, U.S. President Barack Obama is “demanding the active deployment of the Bundeswehr [Germany’s armed forces, including their Army, Navy, and Air Force] to NATO’s eastern borders” at … Continue reading

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Dohaha, Slippery Oil Laughs at Nearly Everyone — Myself Included

By David Haggith, the Great Recession Blog.              Dohaha, Slippery Oil Laughs at Nearly Everyone — Myself Included As predicted relentlessly here, the scuttled meeting in Doha to limit oil production broke up with no agreement at all. The meeting foundered like a tanker … Continue reading

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College Board deletes discussion on monetary/banking reforms as ‘not related to teaching AP Economics;’ Emperor’s New Clothes naked debt waddles further down US pot-holed streets

“At first blush, a man is not capable of reporting truth; he must be drenched and saturated with it first.” – Henry David Thoreau, I to myself: an annotated selection from the journal of Henry D. Thoreau, 1837. Thoreau, like Abraham Lincoln in … Continue reading

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Evaluate Hillary Clinton by her Results, Not her Words

(Since the first version of this article, under a headline that insulted Hillary Clinton’s voters, was rejected by all but three news-sites — rinf.com, washingtonsblog.com, and greanvillepost.com — I have now slightly modified the article, in order for it to … Continue reading

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Website Construction Almost Finished

Trying to install new software nuked all of the site’s formatting, and my host hadn’t backed up the formatting files. I’ve had to wrestle each part into place with my bare hands … using brute force. Since I’m not very … Continue reading

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How Can Older Workers Compete in an Economy That Values Youth?

Workers of all ages are caught in a vise. Older workers need to keep working longer in an economy which values younger workers (and their cheaper healthcare premiums). Younger workers are caught in the vice of “you don’t have enough … Continue reading

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Pardon Our Dust …

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The New McCarthyism – The “Anti-Semitism” Hysteria Gripping the UK

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. Tony Greenstein has been suspended from the Labour Party for alleged anti-Semitism. Tony is 100% Jewish from an Orthodox family. But he … Continue reading

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Why Anyone Who Votes for Hillary Is Ignorant, Stupid, and/or Psychopathic

Eric Zuesse This is the result of her action: https://theintercept.com/2016/03/11/drugs-dams-and-power-the-murder-of-honduran-activist-berta-caceres/ This is how she did it: http://www.globalresearch.ca/hillary-clintons-six-foreign-policy-catastrophes/5509543?print=1 And this is what she says about it, in retrospect: http://www.salon.com/2016/04/15/hillary_clinton_is_lying_about_the_criminal_u_s_backed_coup_in_honduras_it_should_be_as_scandalous_as_libya/ If the Democratic Party, for which I have voted throughout my life, nominates Hillary Clinton … Continue reading

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Given Ultimatum, Obama Forced to Publicly Display Preference for Saudi Terror-Leader, Money, over 9/11 Victims

Whereas Obama has previously tried in public to downplay his preferences in this area, he has now been forced to display them and has announced to the US population that he sides with Saudi dictator Salman bin Abdulaziz over the … Continue reading

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How Systems Break: First They Slow Down

The reality that cannot be spoken is that all the financial systems we believe are permanent are actually on borrowed time. One way we can judge this decline of resilience is to look at how long it takes systems to … Continue reading

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