The Ghoulish Face of Empire

By Chris Hedges Anti-war protesters, wearing masks depicting former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, right, former U.S.  President George W. Bush,

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2/3rds of Greek wages paid in barter : Food, a place to sleep. Oh the glorious European Union prosperity.

Do you remember the serfs and servants and villeins and peasants in the good old times of feudalism and the

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Not sure if equities are in a bubble? Read this and then read it again! “a cluster of central banking investors has become major players on world equity markets. $29.1tn in market investments

  Another conspiracy “theory” becomes conspiracy “fact” as The FT reports “a cluster of central banking investors has become major players on world

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Ukraine, Russia, Nato, America: Lies & propaganda

Is the Western narrative obscuring what’s really going on in Ukraine? Last updated: 04 May 2014 08:38 Alastair Sloan Alastair Sloan

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So Europe must be doing swimmingly then… Not so fast! Spain and Greece at 25% unemployment

How can this be possible? Bond yields are at record lows and stock prices near record highs across Europe and even

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Nato’s action plan in Ukraine is right out of Dr Strangelove

From China to Ukraine, the US is pursuing its long standing ambition to dominate the Eurasian landmass John Pilger The

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The war is on: The propaganda war of East vs. West is in full force via Ukraine, Syria, Yemen, Africa, Venezuela…

By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya Global Research 14 March 2014 Governments and major corporations control or, at least, try to manipulate public

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Verona, Italy: Residents are rallying for independence

Published time: April 06, 2014 17:41   Residents of Verona have flooded the streets of the northern Italian city to

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This is not Syria, Turkey, Venezuela: This is Brussels. U.S embassy under lock down.

Brussels (dpa) – More than 25,000 people took part Friday in a European trade union demonstration in Brussels against austerity,

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Crimea: “we have voted and we want to maintain good relations with Ukraine and E.U.” Obama: “we need to find a way to stabilize Crimea?”

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine – Crimean voters on Sunday overwhelmingly backed a referendum to secede from Ukraine and join Russia. So  while

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