Even today in 2012, ardent socialists and middle class activists continue romanticize about past revolutions and communist exploits. As revealed in Jüri Lina’s seminal documentary, and contrary to popular myth, many of the so-called ‘socialist’ revolutions and wars of independence were not organic, grass-roots movements at all. Historical evidence suggests that both the Bolshevik Revolution […]
Bahrain’s Shia opposition says a teenage protester has been killed in violent clashes with police in the capital Manama. Police fired tear-gas and stun grenades to disperse demonstrators, who were throwing stones and petrol bombs. The West will always turn a blind eye to real repression in Bahrain. They have been demanding equal rights from […]
Editor’s Note: The energy policy debate is always front and centre in the run-up to any US Presidential election. Indeed, Mitt Romney will pander to Big Oil as patronage for their promise to help put him in power. But it’s clear in 2012 that fossil fuel strategies still shape US foreign policy, but now need […]
This is the debut music video ‘WAR REPORT’ from new artist ‘Backyard Bully’… ….
Check out the new single ‘Happiness’, from innovative UK-based dance act, SUPAFLY Inc, who have gone and put a very interesting and unique spin on the draconian TSA security detail – which is currently giving Americans who travel by air a routine nightmare whilst in transit. Brilliant turn of the tables on a situation which has […]
Japan and China are in a war of words over who owns a chain of islands in the East China Sea, and leaders from both countries say they will not compromise. The territorial dispute has caused violent protests and confrontations in recent weeks. Steve Chao reports from Ishigaki, near the disputed islands…
China plans to use unmanned drones to increase its presence around the islands that are at the center of a volatile dispute with Japan. They will conduct marine surveillance of the area. Three Chinese patrol vessels still remain very close to the uninhabited – but strategic – archipelago; and have briefly entered waters which Japan considers […]
A Houston police officer shot and killed a one-armed, one-legged man in a wheelchair Saturday inside a group home after police say the double amputee threatened the officer and aggressively waved a metal object that turned out to be… a pen.
McClatchy Newspapers | Omran Shaban died in a Paris hospital allegedly as a result of a bullet wound and torture he received after his kidnapping.
The very essence of the banking system, revealed through LIBOR and other open criminal activity. Controlling markets, controlling regions, controlling people. To make us all slaves to their toxic debt. Those who control the debt, control everything. Visit this blog for more insight: http://0ldcore.blogspot.com ….
Elizabeth RenterActivist PostSept 27, 2012Vitamin B6, naturally present in a variety of foods, is necessary for proper nerve function, protein synthesis, regulating blood sugar, and producing antibodies and hemoglobin. In other words, it’s pretty important stuff. But, while many people get their B6 through supplements, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is looking to make […]
Iran’s Press TV Channel says its correspondent Maya Nasser has been shot dead by a sniper while reporting on air about today’s twin blasts in Damascus. Patrick Henningsen – a geopolitical analyst for the current affairs website “UK Column” – believes the Iranian journalist’s death is unlikely to be an accident. Henningsen also highlights the […]
NEW TALKING POINT: On the opening day of the General Assembly, the diplomatic discourse at the United Nations reflected the anger of the Muslim street over the release of an anti-Islam video in the United States.
By William Booth The Washington Post Sept 22, 2012 CAIRO — Commanders of the rebel Free Syrian Army said Saturday that they have moved their headquarters from Turkey to an unidentified location in Syria in an effort to unite and coordinate the armed insurrection against President Bashar al-Assad’s government. Col. Riad al-Assad, a leader of the […]
By Prof. James Petras Global Research Sept 22, 2012 The so-called “Arab Spring:” is a distant and bitter memory to those who fought and struggled for a better world, not to speak of the thousands who lost, life and limb. In its place, throughout the Muslim world, a new wave of reactionaries, corrupt and servile politicians […]
Published on Sep 25, 2012 Patrick Clawson of the influential neo-con Washington Institute for Near East Studies OPENLY suggests that the US should provoke Iran into taking the first shot.Israel Lobbyist suggests False Flag attack to start war with Iran. Just like 911 in New York causing the deaths of American civilians and soldiers, a million […]
RT | You will not believe the adverts being purchased by the radical Israeli Lobbies…
Washington Post BENGHAZI, Libya — The commander of a powerful Libyan militia said Monday that looters had stolen “a large number” of shoulder-fired, heat-seeking missiles from the militia’s base when protesters who called for dismantling the country’s militias overran the compound. Ismail Salabi, the commander of Rafallah al-Sahati, a powerful Islamist militia in Benghazi, said in […]
Published on Sep 22, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews A senior Iranian commander has warned that the Israeli regime will speed up its annihilation if it launches an attack on the Islamic Republic. “In case of an attack, the enemy will face a situation that it has never expected,” said Deputy Commander of the Iranian Army Brigadier General Abdolrahim […]