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Peeling back the layers of mainstream media propaganda - in search of the truth.

Barbar and Talha: Detained Without Trial in UK, Now Facing Extradition to US

UK Column | US is exercising carte blanc power to move any suspect it sees fit to.

Rebels to kill Iran’s hostages if Syria rejects prisoner release

In Syria, the Free Syrian Army says in two days they could start executing 48 Iranians they kidnapped in August. They claim their captives are Revolutionary Guards, Tehran says they’re pilgrims. The threat would be carried out if the Syrian regime does not fulfill demands to release rebels fighters and stop shelling. RT talks to […]

Triple blow hits UK nuclear revival

Link2 | These are some of the problems with the nuclear power industry.

95% of ‘Syrian rebels’ not Syrians – report

The Syrian crisis is a result of a coherent collective effort by a gang of foreign states – that’s the message Syria’s foreign minister laid out for the UN General Assembly. International law professor Daoud Khairallah says that Syrians would never inflict such vicious destruction on their homeland and the fact that foreign fighters are […]

West Use Terrorists in Turkey to Bait Syria as with Soviets in Afghanistan

In a bid to speed up their time tables for Spring 2013, the West and their proxy Turkey are now baiting Syria into a wider regional conflict. Turkey’s parliament has authorized cross-border military operations into Syria ‘when necessary’ following a casual mortar-shelling incident on the Turkish-Syrian border. UK Column’s Patrick Henningsen breaks down the geopolitical […]

TRAILER: ‘Horses for Courses’ – 21st Century Wire – Tonight on SKY TV 191

Watch this trailer for Episode 5 of ’21st Century Wire’ on PSTV SKY Channel 191 in UK and on European satellite. Host Patrick Henningsen meets with horse racing tipster and current affairs pundit, Basil Valentine, as Basil teams up with Patrick to reveal the science of racing and how the same matrix can be applied […]

Turkey strikes Syria targets after deadly mortar attack

Turkey has fired back at Syria after Syrian mortar bombs killed five people and wounded eight others in a Turkish town near the border, says the Turkish Prime Minister’s office 

US charges 11 Russians with conspiracy to export high-tech

A US court has charged 11 people with participating in an alleged Russian network illegally exporting high-tech microelectronics and supplying them to Russian military and intel agencies

The Ben Fellows Radio Show with guest Patrick Henningsen

Great conversation as Ben Fellows welcomes guest Patrick Henningsen from the 21st Century Wire, covering a range of topics including the media, online gaming, society, Common Purpose, the EU, Middle East developments and the online information revolution. http://www.thebenfellowsradioshow.com  ….

Voter ID law halted in Pennsylvania

A judge has blocked the US state of Pennsylvania from requiring voters to show photo identification in next month’s elections. It’s a setback for Republican state officials who had championed the proposal in the politically divided state. Al Jazeera’s Cath Turner reports from Philadelphia.

NYPD RNC arrests ruled illegal

New York Federal Court ruled that a huge chunk of mass arrests issued by the NYPD were unconstitutional. The arrests in question took place at the Republican National Convention in 2004, and the police actions there resulted in 1,800 detained – the most ever during a political convention in the US. RT’s Liz Wahl has […]

TSA to install molecular body scanners

TSA is introducing the new full body scanner system to the American airports. The scanners will be capable of detecting every tiny trace of any substance of your body to find gunpowder or any bomb making materials. However the devices can also trace the level of adrenaline in the body. RT’s Kristine Frazao has more […]

Bad Romance: Iran saber-rattling strains US-Israel relationship

  Israel seems keen on going to war with Iran over its controversial nuclear program. However Tel Aviv’s top ally, the US is pushing for patience instead. Could it be election season cautiousness from Washington or have relations soured with Israel?

Less precious than birds? Europe fences off African immigrants

The tide of illegal immigrants from Africa to Europe does not seem to be slowing, with many countries still struggling to return to normal life after the events of the Arab spring. But people who have overcome the natural barriers are finding the ones set by humans impossible to surpass. RT’s Oksana Boyko looks at […]

Fast and Furious: The Body Count Grows

TheAlexJonesChannel Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan agrees with presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s call for Attorney General Eric Holder to resign, or for President Barack Obama to fire him, over Operation Fast and Furious, a Ryan spokesman told The Daily Caller. “The congressman agrees with the governor,” Ryan spokesman Brendan Buck told TheDC on Sunday, […]

DECLASSIFIED MEMO: Top Military Leaders Wanted 911-Like Event to Shape Public Opinion on Terror-War

by Debbie & William Lewis Take Back Washington It is said that history repeats itself, unless we learn from it. Was the “War on Terrorism” incited by lessons not learned in US History? Some say yes. In March of 1962, the highest-ranking officers of each branch of the military, known more popularly as the Joint […]

U.S. to pull the plug on USAID(CIA) operations in Russia

Kommersant | Russian getting wise to Washington’s covert ‘NGO’ game.

‘Naked Body’ Scanners Scrapped at UK’s Manchester Airport After Cancer Scare

RT | Airports across the EU may abandon the use of X-ray scanners.

Ex-TSA Agent: We Steal from Travelers All the Time (is anyone surprised?)

RT A TSA agent convicted of stealing more than $800,000 worth of goods from travelers said this type of theft is “commonplace” among airport security. Almost 400 TSA officers have been fired for stealing from passengers since 2003. Pythias Brown, a former Transportation Security Administration officer at Newark Liberty International Airport, spent four years stealing […]

‘In the Shadow of Hermes’ – A Documentary by Jüri Lina

21WIRE | How Wall Street bank-rolled the Soviet Revolution.