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Although such a refugee ban is welcomed by many frightened Americans due to the overplayed hype that the media has reported on the threat of refugees sweeping into western nations, these Americans cannot turn their attention away from the hand America has had in creating these refugees in the first place.… Read More The U.S. Had a Plan to Topple All 7 Countries on Trump’s Refugee Ban List
In this interview with the Real News Network’s Paul Jay, Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, a former advisor to Colin Powell, discusses the potential implications of Trump’s foreign policy, in particular for the Middle East.… Read More If Trump Moves U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, War Against Iran Could Come Next
Whistleblower Julian Assange has given one of his most incendiary interviews ever in a John Pilger Special, courtesy of Dartmouth Films, in which he summarizes what can be gleaned from the tens of thousands of Clinton emails released by WikiLeaks this year.
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Goldman Sachs’ actions at the turn of this century may not have lead directly to Greece’s ongoing financial demolition but they certainly played a role. Most importantly, through the execution of hideously complex currency swap agreements the U.S. investment bank allowed the Greek government to conceal the bleak reality of the country’s finances for nine long… Read More Forgotten History: Goldman Sachs and the Financial Destruction of Greece
If you like your realism razor-sharp real, here’s one to warm your cockles and raise your spirits — a brutally truthful documentary about how things in our world got so absurdly fuck** up, and why they’re about to get a whole lot worse. Kick back, relax, pull out the beers, down a couple of prozac and… Read More Overdose — The Next Financial Crisis