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U.S. Congress Approves Greater Corporate Predation

On June 18, House members narrowly approved fast track Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) – using procedural gimmicks, bribes and heavy pressure, the usual way corrupt politicians operate. On June 23, Senate members followed suit. A cloture motion to end debate passed – clearing the way for a Wednesday vote expected to support TPA. Public Citizen President Robert Weissman commented saying: The usual “legislative contortions an gimmicks…hand(ed) (corporate predators) their ...Read full article...

US and Israeli ICC Prosecutions?

The International Criminal Court (ICC) was established to prosecute culpable individuals for crimes of war, against humanity and genocide. Its mandate calls for “end(ing) impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes of concern.” US and Israeli officials are guilty of the highest of high crimes. Yet none of their officials ever were held accountable – not by their own courts or the ICC. The international body operates ...Read full article...

The Dangers of Genetically Engineered Trees

Corporations in the US and Brazil have requested government authorization to release hundreds of millions of genetically engineered eucalyptus trees for fuel and pulp. We have recently learned that the GE Loblolly Pine and Arctic Apple have been approved by the USDA. If communities do not learn about, organize and STOP the requested unrestricted release of 500 million GE eucalyptus trees or the Loblolly Pine, inhaled pollen could perhaps ...Read full article...

Press Freedom Banned in Ukraine

Ukraine is a US-installed Nazi-infested fascist police state. Press freedom is banned. Criticizing government policy risks arrest, torture, imprisonment or death. Last year, independent journalist/RT International stringer Graham Phillips received death threats. Right Sector thugs put a $10,000 bounty on his head. He was maliciously called a Russian spy. He was arrested, held incommunicado. Later freed, he’s lucky to be alive. So are Russian journalists Oleg Sidyankin and Marat ...Read full article...

China attracts plenty of interest to its Asian Development Bank

Even countries like the United States, which opossed China’s initiative from the the beginning, now want to participate. China took another step Tuesday to realize its dream of leading an Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the first multilateral financial institution that will not be dominated by the United States or its allies. Today was the deadline given by China for interested partes to apply and more than 45 nations have ...Read full article...

NYT Editors Support Fascist Extremism

The same way Washington turns one country after another into dystopian wastelands – ravaging, destroying, and strip-mining them of everything of worth. Times editors mocked clear evidence of US culpability together with fascist Venezuelan elements. They ridiculed Maduro. Said he “ramble(ed) for hours about an international right-wing conspiracy to oust him…” Claimed “it’s clear that he would use any fabricated pretext to jail opposition leaders and crack down on ...Read full article...

Russia and the United States are already at War

Lavrov accused Washington of violating the United Nations Charter by failing to respect the independence and sovereignty of states and constantly interfering in the internal affairs of those nations. NEW YORK – Russia and the United States faced off Monday by launching harsh accusations at the United Nations Security Council. The U.N. body had a special meeting in to mark its 70th anniversary. During the meeting, Russia took the ...Read full article...

Whatever Became of Economists and the American Economy

According to the official economic fairy tale, the US economy has been in recovery since June 2009. This fairy tale supports America’s image as the safe haven, an image that keeps the dollar up, the stock market up, and interest rates down. It is an image that causes the massive numbers of unemployed Americans to blame themselves and not the mishandled economy. This fairy tale survives despite the fact ...Read full article...

Obama’s “Fake War”: ISIS is Protected by the US and its Allies

The Islamic State is trained and financed by US-NATO, with the support of Israel and Washington’s Persian Gulf allies. Since August 2014, the US Air Force with the support of a coalition of 19 countries has relentlessly waged an intensified air campaign against Syria and Iraq allegedly targeting  the Islamic State brigades. According to Defense News, over 16,000 airstrikes were carried out from August 2014 to mid January 2015.  Sixty percent of the ...Read full article...

West Intends More Heavy Weapons for Kiev’s Battered Military

Throughout months of conflict, Washington covertly supplied Kiev’s military with lethal weapons. So did various EU countries. Reports indicate new supplies coming. More on this below. Donbas self-defense forces keep battering Kiev’s military. Supported by Western mercenaries and US forces. Fort Russ reports “panic in Debaltsevo.” Kiev parliament deputy Taras Pastukh involved in fighting issued the following statement: “Greetings from the still-Ukrainian Debaltsevo. We just repelled an attack on ...Read full article...

Heading for War with Russia?

Ukraine is the epicenter of possible European war. Ongoing events should scare everyone. Kiev’s war on Donbas rages. Area freedom fighters continue routing its military. It’s desperate for more Western support.  Wanting greater numbers of US-led NATO boots on the ground than are already involved in fighting. Three recent regime false flags didn’t achieve Kiev’s objective. Perhaps something major is planned. A Kiev 9/11.  Big enough to embroil Europe ...Read full article...

US-UK Partners in High Crimes Against Humanity

Obama hosts British Prime Minister David Cameron at the White House today. Focusing on mutual issues.  Ongoing wars. Escalation plans. Choosing new targeted countries. Stepped up cyber and other forms of surveillance. New police state crackdowns. Economic and financial issues benefiting monied interests alone. Both countries represent an axis of pure evil and then some. Longstanding partners in global genocidal crimes. In March 1946, Winston Churchill spoke at Fulton, ...Read full article...

Charlie Hebdo: Mystery Surrounding Death of French Policemen

What happened to the fourth French Cop who died during Charlie Hebdo hysteria? Officially three police officers were killed  and were honored by president Hollande in a State funeral on January 13. The ceremony was held at the Paris  prefecture de Police. The French president and prime minister Manuel Valls met with members of the families. A fourth policeman assigned to the Charlie Hebdo investigation “committed suicide.” His death ...Read full article...

The U.S. Police Threat “Is Too High”

The hypocrisy of American police is beginning to bother even law and order conservatives.  The New York Police Department is rivaling the black community in Ferguson in keeping alive the murders of their community members. We are constantly reminded of how dangerous it is to be a police officer. A total of 50 police officers were reportedly killed last year in the “line of duty,” but the police themselves ...Read full article...
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