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US Marines proudly pose with Nazi SS Flag

by Julie Watson Associated Press February 10, 2012  The Marine Corps on Thursday once again did damage control after a photograph surfaced of a sniper team in Afghanistan posing in front of a flag with a logo resembling that of the notorious Nazi SS — a special unit that murdered millions of Jews, gypsies and others. The Corps said in a statement that using the symbol was not acceptable, but the ...Read full article...

Iran, China, Russia, Pakistan vs US and Israel

PressTv February 10, 2012 The Pakistani High Commissioner to Britain has reiterated his country’s support for the Islamic Republic of Iran in case of an Israeli regime’s attack. Wajid Shamsul Hasan told the British The Sun newspaper that “Pakistan would be left with no option but to support Iran if Israel attacks it”. “We wouldn’t like to be seen as part of Israel’s campaign against any country. If Israel attacks Iran, ...Read full article...

Europe to Save its Banks, not Greece

by Floyd Norris NYTimes February 10, 2012 It now appears that Europe is prepared to pay what it needs to pay to save its banks. But not to rescue Greece. Once again, there is optimism that a new round of European talks are going to result in an announcement of a Greek bailout. On Thursday, the Greek political parties caved in and agreed to a new austerity package that ...Read full article...

The Economics of Incarceration in the USA

The profit-driven prison system is responsible for caging more people that any other country on Earth. by Nile Bowie Global Research February 8, 2012 For anyone paying attention, there is no shortage of issues that fundamentally challenge the underpinning moral infrastructure of American society and the values it claims to uphold. Under the conceptual illusion of liberty, few things are more sobering than the amount of Americans who will ...Read full article...

FBI: Anti-government people are “terrorist extremists”

Paying cash for coffee or using a proxy server must be reported to the FBI By Patrick Temple-West Reuters February 7, 2012 Anti-government extremists opposed to taxes and regulations pose a growing threat to local law enforcement officers in the United States, the FBI warned on Monday. These extremists, sometimes known as “sovereign citizens,” believe they can live outside any type of government authority, FBI agents said at a news ...Read full article...

The Causes of Cancer are well-known and so are the Cures

by Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda February 7, 2012 It is not uncommon to see essays from so called cancer experts or doctors who privately or through foundations promote the old know-how when talking about cancer, cancer prevention and treatment. But articles that talk about cancer rates and the best methods to prevent and treat this disease are usually filled with half truths and often with plain bold ...Read full article...

Truth, lies and Afghanistan

How US military leaders have let us down by Lt. Col. Daniel L. Davis AFJ February 6, 2012 I spent last year in Afghanistan, visiting and talking with U.S. troops and their Afghan partners. My duties with the Army’s Rapid Equipping Force took me into every significant area where our soldiers engage the enemy. Over the course of 12 months, I covered more than 9,000 miles and talked, traveled ...Read full article...

US Bishop: Hitler and Mussolini Would Love Current Public School System

by Patrick Burke CNSNews February 6, 2012 The Catholic bishop of Harrisburg, Pa., has apologized for offending anyone with his recent comments that Hitler and Mussolini “would love” the public school system in Pennsylvania, because it is similar to what they sought to create in their totalitarian states. But in a statement issued by the diocese of Harrisburg, Bishop Joseph McFadden did not retract comments he made during an interview on ...Read full article...

UN Pushes for a Global Tax to Finance its Global Socialist System

by Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda February 6, 2012 All attempts to officially create a world government have failed so far, but the United Nations and its accomplice founders and funders do not stop on their efforts to institute such a monstrosity. After the so-called environmental movement -a group led by powerful oligarchs- failed to impose a global environmental authority, which would get financing from a global tax on ...Read full article...

New Autism Diagnosis to Leave Millions of Children without Medical Attention

Agence France Presse Febraury 6, 2012 A proposal to use new diagnostic criteria for autism has roiled the US medical community, with many experts concerned that the move could exclude children affected by some forms of the disorder. The American Psychiatric Association recommended last month that a new category called “autism spectrum disorder” be established to incorporate several forms of autism which were previously considered separately. These include autistic ...Read full article...

The Insane States of America?

The American Dream February 3, 2012 Do you ever get the feeling that the world around you is going crazy?  If you live in America today and you are not in a television-induced coma, then you have probably had that feeling.  It seems like almost everywhere you turn these days, there is someone that is seriously losing it.  It is not just our politicians either.  In every profession and ...Read full article...

What’s the US like today? More taxes, more Unemployment, more Homeless, more Alcohol Sales

by Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda February 1, 2012 Often times, people want to know what exactly is the United States like. Most people have the wrong idea as it turns out. In many countries, where people believe that having it all is what life is all about, they still see the US as the bright house on the hill. “It is very different from when I used ...Read full article...

Met Office: Global Warming Ended 15 Years Ago

Two of the scientific organizations that just a couple of years ago blamed humans for the planet’s warming, the Met Office and the University of East Anglia, now provide contrasting data showing that planetary warming ended in 1997. by David Rose MailOnline January 29, 2012 The supposed ‘consensus’ on man-made global warming is facing an inconvenient challenge after the release of new temperature data showing the planet has not ...Read full article...

Stratfor Firm Spied on Occupy Movement

Russia Today January 29, 2012 Anonymous promised that after hacking the intelligence firm Stratfor, called by some a “shadow CIA,” they’d prove that they were more than just a consulting firm. Now it looks like the private company worked along with law enforcement in attempting to bring down the Occupy movement. In some of the latest pieces of correspondence made public, however, information that many had already suspected about ...Read full article...

Ron Paul: Diplomatic Relations with Cuba Now

by Alana Semuels LA Times January 27, 2012 Ron Paul took a risky position in Florida in Thursday’s debate, calling for communication and diplomatic relations with Cuba, saying that people’s positions have changed dramatically over the last few years. Paul said that Cuba isn’t going to invade the U.S. any time soon, and that Americans weren’t looking under their beds anymore, worried. Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich followed by ...Read full article...