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The Israeli spy and Palestinian peace talks | Jonathan Cook: the View from Nazareth

The move appeared to be the sweetener in a last-ditch effort by US President Barack Obama’s administration to prevent the demise of current peace talks on April 29. Washington wants to persuade Israel and the Palestinian leadership to extend the negotiations timetable till at least the end of the year.Neve Gordon, an Israeli political scientist […]

US Military Averaging More Than a Mission a Day in Africa

For years, the U.S. military has publicly insisted that its efforts in Africa are small scale. Its public affairs personnel and commanders have repeatedly claimed no more than a “light footprint” on that continent, including a remarkably modest presence when it comes to military personnel. They have, however, balked at specifying just what that light […]

11 Palestinian MPs and Minister Still in Prison – International Middle East Media Center

Al Ray reports that the head of the centre, Foad al-Khafash, said all the detained MPs are ex-prisoners who served long terms in prison. Israeli forces took them into custody them again, after a short period of release.Al-Khafash confirmed that the detention of MPs is a blow to their efforts and status. It is not […]

The Fat Takers Pipeline: Native People, the KXL, the Cowboy and Indian Alliance and the Constitution by Winona LaDuke | Last Real Indians

The l868 Fort Laramie Treaty is the treaty between the US and the Lakota Nation. Oceti Sakowin treaty territory is overlapped by Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Nebraska. These lands and that treaty are sacred to the Lakota, and across Indian country tribal leaders and non-Indians are demanding that those treaties be recognized, […]

Government Chemist Tampered With 40,000 Cases, Locking Countless Innocent Americans in Prison | Filming Cops

UPDATE 03/07/14: Dookhan scandal was part of larger “pattern” at drug lab — over two thousand additional cases now in need of reviewOngoing investigations have revealed that what Dookhan did was part of a larger “pattern” of neglect and deficient protocols, according to a new report by the Boston Globe.Around 2,300 new cases were found […]

Leonard Peltier Defense Committee: “Federal Prison is Denying Pelteir Medication” | Native News Online

“We must remind Americans that while they are pointing the finger at other nations regarding political prisoners, they have three fingers pointing back at themselves. America cannot legitimately complain about other nations while Leonard Peltier and others receive this type of inhumane treatment.”Peltier is serving a life sentence in the U.S. Penitentiary in Coleman, Florida. […]

Whitewashed, Unmasking the World of Whiteness – YouTube

This documentary chronicles White Americans reflecting on white racial identity and racism. Areas the video explores include; the question of how people of European descent were transformed into “White” people; what it means to be White; White privilege; the difference between personal prejudices and societal racism; and how White people can challenge contemporary form of […]

US expands military net over Africa, checking China’s influence — RT Op-Edge

AFRICOM’s mission statement reads like a campaign slogan, stating that “[AFRICOM] advances US national interests and promote[s] regional security, stability, and prosperity.” However, a more critical analysis would question exactly how Washington defines “security, stability, and prosperity,” and perhaps most importantly, whose prosperity they’re principally interested in.Ostensibly, the US military acts to defend ‘democracies’ in […]

Leak reveals plot to destabilize Venezuelan govt — RT News

Documents obtained by a contributor to RT’s Spanish channel, Eva Golinger, detail a structured plan to erode the stability of Venezuela with a view to “returning real democracy and independence that have been hijacked for more than 14 years.”The plans are allegedly the product of a conference between American company FTI Consulting and two right-wing […]

What Cold War CIA Interrogators Learned from the Nazis – The Daily Beast

Initially, Bluebird was to be a so-called “defensive” program. Officers were instructed “to apply special methods of interrogation for the purpose of evaluation of Russian practices,” only. In other words, to merely mimic Soviet techniques. But it did not take long for the CIA to decide that the best defense is offense, and the Agency […]

Israel starts new propaganda war to beat boycott | The Times

Israeli spies have been ordered to dig up intelligence showing that supporters of an economic boycott are linked to terrorists and enemy states.The strategy was presented at a ministerial meeting called to discuss how to respond to the growing number of foreign companies refusing to do business with Israeli entities operating in Jewish settlements in […]

What a breathtaking sack of shit I still remember him as Christopher Hitchens’ hero | Norman G. Finkelstein

“This is what I say to my colleagues in the west,” said Blair, visiting Egypt as a representative of the UN, the US, the EU and Russia in their attempts to mediate the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. “The fact is, the Muslim Brotherhood tried to take the country away from its basic values of hope and […]

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