Tens of thousands protest in London against Israel’s Gaza op

Tens of thousands protested in London Saturday afternoon against Israel’s military operations in Gaza, denouncing Israel as a terrorist state and

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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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How do “modern” empires collapse? (spoiler alert: it’s the same as it ever was)

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, This is how empires collapse: one complicit participant at a time. Before an empire

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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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There is no truce…

It seems the truce “deal” is well and truly dead… 600 U.S. TROOPS HEADING TO EUROPE FOR EXERCISES: PENTAGON U.S.

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U.S.S Donald Cook enters the Black Sea today ahead of April 15th G20 meeting:The U.S.S Truxtun and Ramage are in the Eastern Mediteranean

Another U.S guided missile destroyer arrives in the Black Sea to “reassure support for allies” and will join the USS

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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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