The Anti-Media | CIA “secret report” claims Russia influenced the US election is questionable coming from agency that has interfered and influenced the governments of so many countries.
Ken Stone | Palmyra symbolizes Syrian resilience, courage and pride. The “Bride of the Desert” will be restored to Syria and the Syrians.
Patrick Henningsen | American Atheist have proved to be much more radical and aggressive than their religious counterparts.
The Economic Collapse | In the United States today, the wealthiest one percent of all Americans have a greater net worth than the bottom 90 percent combined.
Patrick Henningsen | Why was Friday such a ‘Patriotic’ event for the people of Boston, and America?
CounterPunch | The readiness of the country’s political class to ignore what has been happening, and the absence of remedial action that could have been taken, in themselves are clear indicators of who shapes thinking and determines public policy.
Consortium News | Bashing of Iran and coddling of aggressive Israeli action is now second nature to many members of Congress
Lake Erie Correctional Institution, Ohio Private Prison, Faces Concerns About ‘Unacceptable’ Conditions Chris KirkhamHuff Post When a private prison corporation paid Ohio $72.7 million in 2011 to purchase one of the state’s facilities, the company touted the deal as a “groundbreaking” move that would serve as a model for other states looking to cut costs. But in […]
Naked Capitalism Societies have a funny way of walling off undesirables. Lepers were secluded in lepers’ colonies. Japan is particularly uncomfortable with people who don’t fit cultural norms, such as the mentally ill and the destitute. It was really shocking the first time I saw someone begging in the subways in Tokyo in 1991 because […]
Since the beginning of the Occupy Wall Street movement, it has become apparent that protesters and police don’t mix. But in Atlanta, Georgia all that has become a thing of the past. The two arch enemies have joined forces to save a former detective from losing her home. Rob Call, organizer for Occupy Atlanta Homes, […]
A fresh wave of embarrassment could be about to hit the US, as WikiLeaks begins releasing over a hundred classified files this Thursday. This time they’re detailing America’s detention procedures, including those in infamous prisons such as Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib. RT’s Laura Smith reports.