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Anti-NDAA Organization To Inform Sheriffs On Dangers Of Indefinite Detention

One of the nation's biggest anti-NDAA voices is hoping to inform sheriffs and other law enforcement officials of the dangers of indefinite detention this May 31. People Against The NDAA (PANDA) was formed shortly after President Obama's December 2011 signing of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 , which contains provisions allowing for the indefinite military detention of American c ...

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PREPARING FOR CONFLICT?: South Korea, US Military Drills Amid North Korea Nuclear Threat

New U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his South Korean counterpart have agreed to make sure North Korea is punished if it carries out its threat to conduct a nuclear test. Amid signs that such a test is coming, South Korea's president also speculated that Pyongyang may detonate multiple atomic devices simultaneously. Under a U.N. Security Council resolution last month condemning a North Korean long-ran ...

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IRAN WAR: What US Media Doesn’t Want You To See

Meet the Woman Who Stopped War Against Iran    The Story of Gwenyth Todd, Editorial Board Member, Veterans Today Press TV’s documentary program “Untold Truths” reveals documentary film about the life and experiences of former White House Middle East policy adviser, Gwenyth Todd, who has escaped to Australia to keep safe from FBI prosecution.   This documentary speaks for itself. Part 2 Veterans To ...

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PRETEXT: Secret Rules Let Obama Order ‘Pre-Emptive’ Cyber Hits

A secret legal review on the use of America’s growing arsenal of cyberweapons has concluded that President Obama has the broad power to order a pre-emptive strike if the United States detects credible evidence of a major digital attack looming from abroad, according to officials involved in the review.    That decision is among several reached in recent months as the administration moves, in the next few we ...

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NATION BUILDING: Iraq 10 Yrs After ‘Liberation’…Baghdad Flooded With Sewage

Torrential rain caused floods all over Baghdad last week. It was not a pleasant sight: as the city's ageing sewage system failed to cope, streets filled with murky grey water that smelled and looked as if it was heavily polluted with raw sewage. Upriver, the Tigris rose 15 feet in five hours, the highest it had been for 50 years, and dozens of villages were inundated. The disaster is not great by Baghdad st ...

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GET WHAT YOU PAID FOR: Here’s What Your $97 Million Drug War in Central America Actually Bought

The U.S. isn’t just shoveling cash to stem the tide of narcotics in Mexico and Colombia. Quietly, it’s built up its drug war in Central America, too — spending nearly $100 million over four years on advanced gear for local forces. Not that Washington has any idea what it’s gotten for its money. A new report from the Government Accountability Office provides a rare glimpse into the Central American war on dr ...

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BANGING THE WAR DRUMS: Targeting Iran Continues

Israel's likely coalition partners assure it. Spurious Iranian threats are hyped. What began years ago continues. Washington and Israel want puppet leaders replacing independent ones in power. At issue is unchallenged regional dominance. On January 27, Haaretz headlined "Netanyahu: Iran preparing for another Holocaust." 
 At Sunday's cabinet meeting, he told ministers that "holocaust denial is continued ene ...

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DIGITAL HOLOCAUST: Google’s Eric Schmidt – Cyber wars, terrorism and ethnic cleansing

Cyber-terrorists targeted by government drone strikes, online identities, which are taken hostage and held for ransom, and parents, who explain online privacy to their children long before the subject of sex. That’s how Google’s boss sees the future. ­"For citizens, coming online comes to mean living with multiple identities; your online identity becomes your real identity. The absence of a delete button on ...

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ENDLESS WAR: Ron Paul calls US involvement in Mali ‘undeclared war’

Ron Paul said US assistance to the French intervention in Mali is a sign that the Obama administration is creeping into another war – especially since questions about the extent of US involvement remain largely unanswered. ­The recently retired congressman outlined his fears in his weekly column, “Texas Straight Talk”. Paul said that while the US has only announced its transport and intelligence assistance ...

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WHAT IS IT GOOD FOR?: Obama-Clinton – US More At War Now Than Since WW2

President Barack Obama lavished praise on Hillary Clinton, calling her one of the best secretaries of state in US history. But journalist Don Debar wonders if the Libya takeover can be dubbed Clinton’s “biggest success” after the Benghazi deaths. ­Obama and Clinton appeared together at a press conference as America’s top diplomat prepares to step down next month. 
 A joint interview of praise aired Sunday s ...

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OBAMACIDE: The President Of Perpetual War

Four years into his presidency, Barack Obama’s political formula should be obvious. He gives fabulous speeches teeming with popular liberal ideas, often refuses to take the actions necessary to realize those ideas and then banks on most voters, activists, reporters and pundits never bothering to notice - or care about - his sleight of hand.   
 Whether railing on financial crime and then refusing to prosecu ...

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I WANT YOU!: West Point Defines “Domestic Enemies” to Prepare Troops to Take On Americans

Soldiers and police in America take an oath to defend the Constitution against all enemies foreign and domestic. But knowing who is a domestic enemy of the Constitution can be confusing to a young grunt. So a West Point think tank decided to broadly define what a domestic enemy may look like to ensure soldiers follow orders when the time comes. 
 In a study recently published by the West Point Combating Ter ...

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