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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 Hillary Clinton’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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Exclusive Interview with Putin on DNC Emails – From Russia with Love

Putin watching the Democratic National Convention Image: Compilations.TV/GAVRILOV (screenshot) By Michael Collins Satire (Washington, DC 7/25) As I was idly wondering what Vladimir Putin would say about the DNC email scandals, I received a call from Vladimir Putin himself. He … Continue reading

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Emigre Super Bloc Part 5 The Failed Turkish Coup – An Exploded View

By George Eliason, an American journalist living in Ukraine. Is Fethullah Gulen the feeble, kindly imam that mainstream media is making him out to be? Hardly. What this article will show is that Gulen is instead a career ultra-nationalist bent … Continue reading

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Failed Turkish Coup: Sabotage, Incompetence or Deception?

By Federico Pieraccini. Originally published at Stategic Culture. The Coup in Turkey remains yet to be understood but the first consequences are starting to reveal themselves To understand the coup in Turkey, we have to analyze the reasons that led … Continue reading

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Emigre Super Bloc Part 4- Clinton’s Jihadis | Will the Super Delegates Vote YES to More Terrorism?

By George Eliason, an American journalist living in Ukraine. By the end of this section, you will understand Islamic terrorism better than most analysts. Where it came from, where it’s going,who’s driving it there will be to a large degree … Continue reading

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There Will Be No Second American Revolution: The Futility of an Armed Revolt

By John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute.   “A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty.”—James Madison America is a ticking time bomb. All that remains to be seen is who—or what—will set … Continue reading

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End Times – When Supreme Court justices just don’t matter

Michael Collins “Are you ready for the football?” Image: Maxwell Hamilton & DonkeyHotey (Washington, DC) In 2016, we have a choice between Scylla and Charybdis, cancer and the plague, teen Dance Moms and the 800 Club. Hillary and the Donald … Continue reading

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29 Pages Revealed: Corruption, Crime and Cover-up Of 9/11

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. First and foremost, … Continue reading

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Erd-o-GONE?

The Turkish dictator Erdogan (Recep Tayyip Erdoğan) has just been deposed by a military coup. The military said that it took over due to “rising autocratic rule and increased terrorism“. You have to know the history of the Turkish military … Continue reading

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Progressive Leader Norman Solomon Slithers Into Bed With Neocon Leader Robert Kagan

by John V. Walsh Norman Solomon betwixt the political sheets with Robert Kagan?  How could that be?  Has our political world turned upside down? Driving south to Mountain View in my new home state of California, I tuned into KPFA, … Continue reading

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Do You Want to Stop Terrorism? Here’s How …

The 9 Ways to Stop Terrorism In the wake of the barbaric terror attack in Nice, France, everyone is arguing over what we should do to stop further terrorism. Some say we need more war against Islamic countries … or … Continue reading

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ALL TIME HIGHS

The stock market has reached new all-time highs this week, just two weeks after plunging over the BREXIT result. The bulls are exuberant as they dance on the graves of short-sellers and the purveyors of doom. This is surely proof … Continue reading

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The Myth of the ‘War on Terrorism’

Debunked At Last By Justin Raimondo. Originally published at AntiWar.com. Remember “We’re fighting them over there so we don’t have to fight them over here”? That was the justification for the worldwide war on terrorism the Bush administration trumpeted in … Continue reading

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Gestapo 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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“Moderate” US-Backed Islamic Rebels Are Committing Summary Execution, Torture, Kidnapping and Other War Crimes … And Imposing Sharia Law

In a new report, Amnesty International documents war crimes by US-backed groups. Ahrar al-Sham.  Secretary of State Kerry just said that this group is a “subgroup” of both ISIS and Al Nusra (Al Nusra is Al Qaeda).  Ahrar al-Sham is … Continue reading

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Video of the Day – U.S. Official Can’t Answer Any Questions About the Covert Arming of Syrian Rebels

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, If for some bizarre reason you still have any faith left in the U.S. government, this should take care of it.

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Central Banks Directly Buying Stocks to Boost Market

In 2014, we noted: Several central banks are directly buying stocks. They include the central banks of Switzerland, Japan, Israel, the Czech Republic, and a total of 23 percent of all nations worldwide. (And it has long been rumored that … Continue reading

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Europe’s Economic Crisis Has Spread from the Periphery to the Core

We’ve noted for more than 5 years that the European crisis would spread in the following order … more or less: Greece → Ireland → Portugal → Spain → Italy → UK We also warned that the EU’s approach to … Continue reading

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Of Course Bush and Cheney Lied About Iraq

We in the alternative media reported over and over and over and over and over and over that all of the insiders knew that Iraq didn’t have weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). Vox writes: Mother Jones’s David Corn has been … Continue reading

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WaPo: Trump, Adviser Carter Page are ‘Broadly Non-Interventionist’

US military magazine Stars and Stripes published a WaPo piece noting that Carter Page, an “American foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump”, says the US takes an “‘often-hypocritical focus on democratization, inequality, corruption and regime change’ in its dealings with … Continue reading

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How to Stop the Carnage? STOP THE WAR!

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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Spread the Word: The TRUTH About Spying

Preface: A Good American is the best documentary I’ve ever seen.  It explains mass surveillance on Americans, why 9/11 wasn’t stopped, and how corruption has made us all vulnerable to terrorism. This film has the ability to wake people up to … Continue reading

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Election 2016 Emigre Super Blocs- How the Emigres Function

By George Eliason, an American journalist living in Ukraine. “Walled safely inside their gerrymandered districts, incumbents are insulated from general-election challenges that might pull them toward the political center, but they are perpetually vulnerable to primary challenges from extremists who … Continue reading

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The Sniper Shooting in Dallas Was Both Murder and Blowback

By Dan Sanchez, DanSanchez.me. Five police officers were killed and six were injured in Dallas yesterday when snipers opened fire during a protest of the recent police killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling. This mass shooting was a despicable … Continue reading

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UN: Root of US Police Terror is ‘Lack of Accountability for Perpetrators’

Philando Castile, shot to death this week by a police officer. US police kill approximately 1,000 people per year according to Federal statistics, disproportionately targeting African and Native Americans and other minority groups.  The UN expert panel on people of … Continue reading

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The War on Weed Part II: Monsanto, Bayer, and the Push for Corporate Cannabis

By Ellen Brown, EllenBrown.com. California’s “Adult Use of Marijuana Act” (AUMA) is a voter initiative characterized as legalizing marijuana use. But critics warn that it will actually make access more difficult and expensive, squeeze home growers and small farmers out … Continue reading

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If Senseless Violence Continues, America Will Be a Total Police State in No Time

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, As soon as I saw the video of the Alton Sterling shooting on Wednesday, I had a very, very bad feeling about where this was all headed. In fact, I became so … Continue reading

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Every Single Bloody Market Is Manipulated!

The Credit Market Is Manipulated Giant American banks said they had to be bailed out or else the American economy would crash. It wasn’t just the $700 billion “Tarp” bailout in 2008. In reality, a large portion of the big … Continue reading

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NSA Whistleblower: Clinton Emails Damaged U.S. National Security Much More than Manning, Assange Or Any Other Whistleblower

Clinton Revealed “Intelligence Methods” and Sources FBI director Comey said today that Hillary Clinton running emails containing government information on an unsecured, private server was not as bad as former CIA director Petraeus sharing classified documents with his lover. But … Continue reading

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Chomsky on Noble Intentions, Self-Deception, and Relation to Acts of State Terror like Iraq Invasion

Clip from Chomsky interview with Professor of Anthropology and Biological Sciences at Rutgers, Robert Trivers. Full interview. We may also draw analogies between liberal-intellectual rationalizations for mass murder by state and those given by executives at companies pushing and selling … Continue reading

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As US Controlled NATO Meets: U.S. War on Russia and China Will Mean Ruin for the Whole of Europe and Asia

by John V. Walsh What we shouldn’t do now is inflame the situation further through sabre-rattling and warmongering. .. Whoever believes that a symbolic tank parade on the alliance’s eastern border will bring security is mistaken. .. We are well-advised … Continue reading

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American and British Leaders Were Warned that Iraq War Would INCREASE Terrorism

The alternative media has reported for more than a decade that the Iraq war has increased terrorism. For example: The U.S. has undertaken regime change against Arab leaders we don’t like for six decades. We overthrew the leader of Syria … Continue reading

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Everyone Knew that Iraq Didn’t Have WMDs (And Chilcot Report Is a Whitewash)

We in the alternative media reported over and over and over and over and over and over that all of the insiders knew that Iraq didn’t have weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). Today’s Chilcot Report doesn’t add anything new. Craig … Continue reading

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The Clinton Nonevent

Michael Collins the end Creative Commons FBI Director James Comey’s recommendation against indicting Hillary Clinton is truly a nonevent. In the big picture, it means very little and signifies nothing new. Clinton indictment or not, the money dominated, corrupt, and … Continue reading

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Banana Republic: One System of Justice for the Powerful (Like Clinton) … and Another For Everyone Else

FBI Director Comey’s announcement that he doesn’t think Hillary Clinton should be prosecuted for sharing government documents on her private, unsecured email server is very troubling … The FBI Re-Wrote 6 Criminal Laws to Let Clinton Off the Hook Former … Continue reading

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July 4th reflections from a man who may have experienced the US more fully than anyone in its history

Frederick Douglass, one of the most brilliant minds in history, had many praises for the US and its founders. However, he experienced the nation more fully than any of them, beginning his life a victim of the totalitarian fascism they … Continue reading

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Brexit and the Derivatives Time Bomb

By Ellen Brown, EllenBrown.com. Brexit could trigger a $500 trillion derivatives meltdown, by forcing the EU to allow insolvent member governments and banks to write down debt. Italy is in financial crisis and is already petitioning for that concession. How … Continue reading

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Never Forget the Lies About Air Defense Failures on 9/11

Perhaps the most remarkable thing about 9/11 is that people often ask us to “Never Forget” while at the same time never learning, let alone remembering, anything about the crimes. This is a beautiful example of Orwell’s concept of Doublethink … Continue reading

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UNCOUNTED: The True Story of the California Primary

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Studies Suggest Google is Biggest Mind-Control Device Ever Created and is Manipulating in Favor of Hillary

Additional information here: In this extract from his new book When Google Met Wikileaks, WikiLeaks’ publisher Julian Assange describes the special relationship between Google, Hillary Clinton and the State Department — and what that means for the future of the … Continue reading

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Corporate Government Complicity with Big Tobacco

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71% of Americans Think the Economy is “Rigged” … They’re RIGHT

A new poll by Marketplace-Edison finds that 71% of Americans – including “Americans from across the economic and political spectrum” – think the economy is rigged. They’re right … They’re also right about how broken and totally corrupt our political … Continue reading

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‘We the Prisoners’: The Demise of the Fourth Amendment

By John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute. “Our carceral state banishes American citizens to a gray wasteland far beyond the promises and protections the government grants its other citizens… When the doors finally close and one finds oneself facing banishment to … Continue reading

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US Eugenics, Enslavement, and Neoliberalism in Puerto Rico

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EU v. Brexit = Class War

Deutsche Bank’s Jim Reid notes: In terms of socio-economic groups, 57% of ABs (upper/middle class – professional/managers etc) voted remain, 49% of C1s (lower middle class – supervisory/clerical or junior management/administrative), 36% of C2s (skilled working class) and 36% of … Continue reading

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Kremlin: Brexit Is Like Soviet Breakup

Brussels 2016 = Moscow 1991? The last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, previously said: The most puzzling development in politics during the last decade is the apparent determination of Western European leaders to re-create the Soviet Union in … Continue reading

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Brexit Is Really a Vote Against Washington Control Over Europe

It is historically documented that the European Union was largely created by the CIA, U.S. State Department and other Americans interests. The U.S. has used the EU to push pro-bank, pro-austerity, anti-little-guy policies throughout the European continent. And the U.S. … Continue reading

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#ReasonsForBrexit

Businessman Graham Vanbergen points out: Corporate interests now have a disproportionality high level of political influence on a truly global scale. A good example would be Cecilia Malmstrom, the lead EU Trade Commissioner of the TTIP negotiations between Europe and … Continue reading

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Intel Veterans Blast “Dissent Memo” on Syria As “Reckless”

MEMORANDUM FOR:  Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity Subject:  Beware Foggy Bottom Dissent Dissent and disagreement within the foreign policy and national security bureaucracy only comes to the public’s attention when there … Continue reading

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