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The West Has Found a New Scapegoat to Blame: Russia
World  (tags: conflict, corruption, europe, Human Rights, Ukraine, Russia, usa, terrorism, politics, scapegoats, pogroms, Jews )

Lynn
- 1 hour ago - alternet.org
This sense was lost, of course, replaced by nationalistic hysteria and aggressive foreign policy involving wars, bombing, and lies. Business as usual, in other words, ...
No, We Can't Trust Rand Paul on Race Issues, Says Civil Right's Pioneer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, elections, ethics, healthcare, housing, politics, propaganda, republicans, Georgia Davis Powers, Rand Paul, Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Act, SupremeCourt, racism, African American community )

Lynn
- 15 hours ago - alternet.org
Georgia Davis Powers, 91, has spent her life in the civil rights movement. She was a friend and confidante of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr... Powers wrote an op-ed ... "Don't Be Fooled By Rand Paul," in response [his] ... efforts to cultivate black voters.
Blaming Russia as 'Flat Fact'
World  (tags: Ukraine, usa, Russia, conflict, ethics, politics, Ukrainian separatists, MH17, NY Times, fact versus fiction, Obama administration, neocons )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
The American rush to judgment blaming ethnic Russian rebels and Russian President Putin for the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 continues unabated despite continued refusal by U.S. officials to show real evidence.
Don't Ignore Climate Change in News Reports --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, CNN International, media coverage, petition )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
CNN ... is becoming infamous for the lack of attention it pays to climate change news. ... news channel failed to cover news of the melting of a major Antarctic ice sheet and barely mentioned a report that climate change could drastically raise world hunger.
My Husband Went to Prison Because He Didn't Want to Kill Gaza Farmers
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, Israel, peace, Gaza, Hamas, intifada, civil disobedience, politics, sadness, safety, society )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
...called to sit in a tank on the border with Gaza while other forces were busy razing the Jenin Refugee Camp in the West Bank to the ground. His orders were to shoot at anyone coming too close to the border from Gaza. Most ... farmers tending to their land.
Woman Sentenced to Prison for Photographing a War Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, activists, americans, ethics, freedoms, media, police, politics, Mary Anne Grady Flores, drones, colonialism, racism, poverty, prison industrial complex )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
...not "civil disobedience," to uphold the U.S. Constitution and international treaties the U.S. signed. That led to Grady Flores and the 16 others being placed under court orders restricting their protest rights.
Why People Are Organizing to End U.S. Empire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, economy, ethics, military, politics, propaganda, Manifest Destiny, trade agreements, TPP, NAFTA, sovereignty of nations, imperialism, American permanent war ecomy )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
World history is filled with empires, e.g. the Roman and Byzantine empires, the European colonial empires, ... the Arab Caliphate and Ottoman Empire, the Soviet Union ... These historic empires have one thing in common: they no longer exist.
The Chilling Reason Our Government Wants to Erase These Americans From History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, terrorism, politics, propaganda, ethics, crime, Shifa Sadequee, Mehanna, Edward Snowden, Shahawar Matin Siraj, Ghassan Elashi, Islamophobia, human rights, civil rights, Communications Management Unit )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
CMUs exist to cut off prisoners from the outside world. The prisoners' every word is recorded. They are strip-searched before and after each visit from loved ones (in case they write messages on their body). Letters are severely restricted; ...
How Did Israel Learn How to Spin Its Disastrous Deadly Policies? From a GOP Pollster, Naturally
World  (tags: Israel, public relations, the spin, Dr Frank Luntz, Mark Regev, segregation, Israeli apartheid, palestine, usa, immigration )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
Every one of the 112 pages in the booklet is marked "not for distribution or publication" and it is easy to see why. The Luntz report, officially entitled "The Israel project's 2009 Global Language Dictionary, was leaked almost immediately to ...
5 of the Most Widely Believed Consumer Conspiracy Theories, Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: conspiracy theories, microwave ovens, fluoride, mind control, CFLs, hazmat, miniature cars, government coverups, cell phones )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
Conspiracy theories about the products we buy come and go. ... it was supposedly "common knowledge" that the government forced KFC to stop calling the food it sold "chicken" because it was legally not chicken, but meat from a mutant bird
 
 
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