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WHAT DO WE DO NOW?

As this vitriolic, unpredictable, outrageously entertaining presidential campaign enters its final stages I find myself pondering what happens next. I was reminded of the last scene in the 1972 movie, The Candidate. The movie is about a young untested non-politician … Continue reading

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Deir Ezzor Attack Enables The “Salafist Principality” As Foreseen In The 2012 DIA Analysis

By Moon of Alabama. Originally posted at Moon of Alabama under Deir Ezzor Attack Enables The “Salafist Principality” As Foreseen In The 2012 DIA Analysis. Two recent attacks against the Syrian Arab Army in east-Syria point to a U.S. plan … Continue reading

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Neil Young Slams Obama, Bayer, Says Fuck Monsanto!

Brandon Turbeville Natural Blaze In addition to providing a stunning performance during the 31st Farm Aid concert in Bristow, VA Neil Young stole the show at the press conference before the event began. While Farm Aid has always been focused … Continue reading

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Top Bank Fraud Expert: ALL of the Big Banks’ Profits Come from FRAUD

The country’s top white collar crime expert, William Black – who put over 1,000 top S&L executives in jail for fraud, and is a  professor of law and economics at the University of Missouri – confirmed recently what the alternative … Continue reading

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British Parliament Confirms Libya War Was Based On Lies … Turned Nation Into a “Shit Show” … Spread Terrorism

Anthony Freda: www.AnthonyFreda.com. Parliamentary Report Confirms What the Alternative Media Has Been Saying for Years The UK Parliament just confirmed what the alternative media has been saying for years. Specifically, a new report from the bipartisan House of Commons Foreign … Continue reading

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War Of Words Between Russia, U.S. After Emergency UNSC Meeting – Zakharova To Power, ‘Come To Syria If You Want To See Embarrassment:’

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post The American airstrikes on Syrian forces in Deir al-Zour on Saturday have produced a chain reaction throughout the diplomatic world with Russia calling an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council regarding the attacks and causing … Continue reading

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Taking Personal Responsibility for Our Health: Introduction to Evidence-Based Nutrition

Why should we care about making diet choices based on peer-reviewed scientific evidence?  Because diet appears to be the number one cause of death and disability in the US… Physician and New York Times bestselling author, Michael Greger, “scours the … Continue reading

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Chelsea Bombing Suspect Investigated By FBI Two Years Ago, Turned In By Father

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post As has become the norm in terrorist attacks in the Western world, reports are now coming from the mainstream media that the suspect in the recent Chelsea bombing in New York and New Jersey, Ahmad Rahami, … Continue reading

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Video Shows American Soldiers Posing As “Rebels,” “Fleeing” Jihadists In Syria

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post In a series of reports floating around even some of the mainstream press organs, a video has emerged that reportedly shows U.S. “commandos” fleeing U.S.-backed rebels in the northern part of Syria. The video shows what … Continue reading

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U.S. Allies ‘Volunteer’ To Share (Implausible) Blame For Deir Ezzor Attack

By Moon of Alabama. Originally published at http://www.moonofalabama.org/2016/09/us-allies-volunteer-to-share-blame-for-deir-ezzor-attack.html. The U.S. is trying to distribute the blame for its air support of ISIS against the Syrian Arab Army in Deir Ezzor. The facts, not put into doubt by any U.S. statement, … Continue reading

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Getting Fooled on Iraq, Libya, Now Russia

By Robert Parry. Originally published at Parry’s Consortium News (republished with permission). A British parliamentary inquiry into the Libyan fiasco has reported what should have been apparent from the start in 2011 – and was to some of us – … Continue reading

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Jill Stein Proved Me Wrong

My last blog post was wrong. As of a week ago, it does matter who is elected president. That’s because one of the candidates has openly called for a new investigation into the crimes of 9/11. In a recent statement … Continue reading

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Americans’ Trust In Mass Media Plunges To Record Low

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In yesterday’s post, The Death of Mainstream Media, I noted: At the end of the day, I have concluded that my focus on Hillary as of late (vs. Trump) has as much to … Continue reading

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Is The Syria Ceasefire Actually A Good Thing?

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post September 12, 2016 As the US-Russian-backed “ceasefire” plan begins to take effect in Syria today, much of the world is holding its breath in hopes that all guns fall silent and that a “political solution” is … Continue reading

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New Research Indicates Google ‘Brazenly’ Manipulating People to Vote for Hillary: Prof. Epstein

Must read article by Robert Epstein, noted psychologist and professor with PhD from Harvard. He covers Google’s motives for wanting to influence people to vote for Clinton, and research his team is conducting that illustrates how Google may be doing … Continue reading

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Obama Is Blocking The Path To Justice For 9/11 Victims’ Families

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. Back in ‘08, … Continue reading

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False Flag Terror “Has Succeeded Consistently Against Audiences Around The World, For Millennia, To Compel War”

Painting by Anthony Freda Presidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police ADMIT to False Flag Terror In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either … Continue reading

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US Citizens Can’t Sue Saudis for Perpetrating 9/11, but Can Sue Iranians Who Had Nothing to Do With It: Obama

Update to the situation covered in the below video report by Washington’s Blog: Since the video was made, the House and Senate have unanimously passed an act that could make it possible for US 9/11 victims to sue Saudis for … Continue reading

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Time for Hillary Clinton to End Her Campaign

Michael Collins It’s a beautiful day in New York.Hillary Clinton, 9/11/16 Video of Hillary Clinton leaving a 9/11-memorial ceremony in New York City establishes a clear case to question her ability to continue running for president or to serve if … Continue reading

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Chair of University Engineering Department: Fire Did NOT Cause Collapse of Third Building on 9/11

Today, the Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, a PhD in structural engineering and one of the nation’s top experts in the cause of building collapses (Leroy Hulsey) publicly announced that … Continue reading

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Video: Clinton Has Seizure-Like Medical Episode

Hillary Clinton 9/11 NYC pic.twitter.com/q9YnsjTxss — Zdenek Gazda (@zgazda66) September 11, 2016 This occurred today in New York City.  The Clinton campaign attributed the candidate’s episode to “overheating”, but it’s not that warm a day in Manhattan (the Washington Post … Continue reading

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9/11 & 28 Pages of Treason

By Joe Giambrone, Political Film Blog. One of numerous missing links: Osama Bassnan You probably didn’t hear from your corporate media that those 28 pages concerning Saudi state support to the September 11th suicide-hijackers have been released to the public. Or … Continue reading

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UN Team Heard Claims of ‘Staged’ Chemical Attacks

By Robert Parry. Originally published at Parry’s Consortium News (republished with permission). United Nations investigators encountered evidence that alleged chemical weapons attacks by the Syrian military were staged by jihadist rebels and their supporters, but still decided to blame the government … Continue reading

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The War Economy: CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Warns About Job Loss If US Stops Arming Saudi Arabia

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg, Ladies and gentlemen, it appears the long anticipated moment of peak mainstream media stupidity may have finally arrived. This is what passes for journalism in America today. The Intercept reports: Sen. Rand Paul’s … Continue reading

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9/11 Anniversary: Government Hid and Destroyed 9/11 Evidence

Presumption of a Cover-Up … Judges and lawyers know that – if someone intentionally destroys evidence – he’s probably trying to hide his crime. American law has long recognized that destruction of evidence raises a presumption of guilt for the … Continue reading

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Terrorist Support Group Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post September 8, 2016 As if the world couldn’t get any crazier, the committee in charge of nominating prospective recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize has recently nominated a terrorist organization for the award. The White Helmets, … Continue reading

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Recovery Workers Reportedly Found the Black Boxes From the Planes That Hit the World Trade Center on 9/11, but Authorities Covered This Up

By Shoestring, Shoestring 9/11 Blog. The black boxes from the planes that crashed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, were found and retrieved in the weeks after the 9/11 attacks, a significant amount of evidence indicates. And … Continue reading

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The Tyranny of 9/11: The Building Blocks of the American Police State from A-Z

By John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute. “No one man can terrorize a whole nation unless we are all his accomplices.” ― Edward R. Murrow We’ve walked a strange and harrowing road since September 11, 2001, littered with the debris of … Continue reading

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Turkey Calls For “Buffer Zone” In Syria As Military Seizes Territory Called For By Brookings, MSM

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post September 6, 2016 As Turkey marches forward in its invasion of Syrian territory, the true purpose for the initial invasion is becoming more and more clear. While some commentators maintain that Turkey’s recent military adventure is … Continue reading

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THE ANTI-CINDERELLA MAN (PART TWO)

In Part One of this article I made a fact based case that most Americans are experiencing an economic depression on par with the Great Depression of the 1930’s. In Part Two I will compare and contrast two very different … Continue reading

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THE ANTI-CINDERELLA MAN (PART ONE)

There are several movies I will watch every time they are aired on one of my generally useless 600 cable channels. They all have the same thing in common – a compelling character portrayal which keeps you riveted and mesmerized … Continue reading

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Historian Gerald Horne talks to Washington’s Blog about the Reaction to Kaepernick and why No One Should Stand for the Current US National Anthem

As Colin Kaepernick’s choice to remain seated for the US national anthem continues to highlight and provoke conversation about racism and oppression in the country, I asked attorney and Professor of African American studies at the University of Houston, Dr. … Continue reading

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When Putin Bailed Out Obama

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 of State, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and many other senior … Continue reading

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Can Americans Reclaim Our Country from Those Who Would Destroy Her??

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 Election Has Been Hacked: The Dismal Reality of Having No Real Electoral Choices

By John Whitehead, Rutherford Institute. “Free election of masters does not abolish the masters or the slaves.” ― Herbert Marcuse The FBI is worried: foreign hackers have broken into two state election databases. The Department of Homeland Security is worried: … Continue reading

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Black Movements in US must Work with Int’l Allies to Fight Oppression at Home: Prof. Horne

In the below interview, attorney and history professor Gerald Horne stresses that it is important for black (and other) anti-oppression movements in the US to make use of international allies to put pressure on an angry white majority culture that … Continue reading

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NSA Whistleblowers: NSA Hack Was Likely An Inside Job

The mainstream press is accusing Russia of being behind the release of information on NSA hacking tools. Washington’s Blog asked the highest-level NSA whistleblower in history, William Binney – the NSA executive who created the agency’s mass surveillance program for … Continue reading

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Despots “Donate” to Clinton Foundation, Receive Weapons from Hillary: Leaked Docs

Newly leaked documents provide further details on what Harper’s magazine calls the Clinton family’s “slush fund”, the Clinton Foundation. As Secretary of State (the US government position chiefly responsible for coordinating US international arms trafficking), Hillary Clinton accepted millions of … Continue reading

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Ukraine was Right! Why Russia is the Biggest Threat in the World!

By George Eliason, an American journalist living in Ukraine. Is Russia really the greatest threat to the world? The answer lies somewhere between how you define a threat and what you’re actually afraid of. At that starting point what the … Continue reading

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HuffPo Goes Haywire Against Russia, For Hillary

Eric Zuesse, commentary on ‘news’ reporting As part of their campaign for Hillary Clinton to become President, Huffington Post bannered their home-page on the night of Tuesday August 16th, “TRUMP BRINGS KREMLIN APOLOGIST TO INTEL BRIEFING!”, and linked to their news story that’s … Continue reading

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The Greatest Threat to Our Freedoms: A Government of Scoundrels, Spies, Thieves, Ruffians, Rapists and Killers

By John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute. “There is nothing more dangerous than a government of the many controlled by the few.”—Lawrence Lessig, Harvard law professor The U.S. government remains the greatest threat to our freedoms. The systemic violence being perpetrated … Continue reading

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Mike Morell’s Kill-Russians Advice

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 of State, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and many other senior … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Invoked Possible Assassination of Obama as Reason to Stay in Race in ’08

After Donald Trump’s comment this week that could possibly have been interpreted to be leaning towards brushing with suggesting the assassination or imprisonment of Hillary Clinton, or, more likely, as Robert Parry pointed out, some kind of violent revolution, Clinton … Continue reading

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Why would (Ras) Putin target a sure loser like Trump?

By Michael Collins Master of deep intrigue, the Russian faith healer who controlled the Tsars, Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin. Dennis Jarvis Former CIA director Michael Morrell claims that Russian President Vladimir Putin controls Donald Trump’s mind. The new McCarthyism was born … Continue reading

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Virtue Signaling: Why Political Debates on the Internet Are So Often Pointless

By Dan Sanchez, DanSanchez.me. Have you ever noticed how frustrating it is to argue with people about politics on the Internet: like trying to use your head to knock down a brick wall? Well, keep in mind that the feeling … Continue reading

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Nine Reasons Why It Doesn’t Matter Who Is President

The recent presidential nominations in the U.S. reflect the inability of Americans to understand and drive political change. Those nominations also demonstrate why it no longer matters who is nominated because candidates who make it this far don’t actually challenge the status quo. For example, … Continue reading

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OMG A Vagina! The Banality of Democrats

By Joe Giambrone, Political Film Blog. Hannah Arendt coined the phrase “banality of evil” when she studied one Adolf Eichmann, a mid-level Nazi bureaucrat who made the trains run on time and carried out his logistics duties according to orders. Eichmann … Continue reading

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“Gulen-Gate” Islamic Terrorists Descend on the Democratic National Convention

By George Eliason, an American journalist living in Ukraine. Why are known terrorists at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia? Doesn’t the Secret Service vet people that are in the same building as the President of the United States anymore? … Continue reading

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NSA Whistleblower: Not So Fast On Claims Russia Behind Hillary Clinton Email Hack

The mainstream media alleges that Russia was behind the hack of the DNC’s emails. The media is parading out the usual suspects alleged experts to back up this claim. Washington’s Blog asked the highest-level NSA whistleblower in history, William Binney … Continue reading

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WORLDS MADE BY HAND

Having recently finished reading The Harrows of Spring, the fourth and final novel of Jim Kunstler’s World Made By Hand series, I couldn’t help but compare and contrast his dystopian post economic collapse America versus our current warped egocentric pre-economic … Continue reading

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