“When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when cultural life is redefined as a perpetual round of entertainments, when serious public conversation becomes a form of baby-talk, when, in short, a people become an audience and their public business a vaudeville act, then a nation finds itself at risk; a culture-death is a clear possibility.” — Professor Neil Postman, Amusing Ourselves to Death: Discourse in the Age of Show BusinessRead more . . .
Nearly 60 countries signed a treaty that bans governments from holding people in secret detention, but the United States and some of its key European allies were not among them.Read more . . .
So this morning we have a “revelation” EU officials are discussing the reports that the Maidan snipers were not sent by Yanukovich but that they were insurgents firing on both sides.Read more . . .
The White House Office of the Press Secretary June 29, 2011 http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2011/06/29/remarks-john-o-brennan-assistant-president-homeland-security-and-counter Remarks of John O. Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, on Ensuring al-Qa’ida’s Demise – As Prepared for Delivery Paul H. Nitze School of … Read more . . .
Communiqué by Elias Davidsson on Osama bin Laden’s murder 2. May 2011 According to mass media, Osama bin Laden was murdered yesterday, on May 1st, 2011. He was murdered with “other family members”, whose identity is still unknown. The President … Read more . . .
The True Cause of the Death of David Kelly By Dr. Michael Powers Global Research, April 8, 2012Daily Mail Dr Kelly was a brilliant man who did his best for his country. We owe it to him and ourselves to … Read more . . .
Fueling Hatred and Revenge by: Fidel Castro – Counterpunch Those persons who deal with these issues know that on September 11 of 2001 our people expressed its solidarity to the US people and offered the modest cooperation that in the area of health … Read more . . .
The CIA — a Terrorist Organization Agency uses same tactics it claims to be fighting By Claudia Nelson 05/14/07 “ICH” — — The United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) can be considered a terrorist organization according to both international and … Read more . . .
A Timeline of CIA Atrocities By Steve Kangas The following timeline describes just a few of the hundreds of atrocities and crimes committed by the CIA. (1) CIA operations follow the same recurring script. First, American business interests abroad are … Read more . . .
A Case Study Of Power And Media: The Washington Post By Max Kantar 31 October, 2008 Countercurrents.org … Read more . . .
Read more . . .Funding for terrorist activities in Iran comes directly from the CIA's classified budget.
[The author was the top U.S. diplomat in Cuba, under Presidents Carter and Reagan, until he quit as Reagan moved to end people to people travel and exchanges, and re-imposed U.S. restrictions on travel to Cuba. Amb. Smith is currently … Read more . . .
The New Commandment on Political Murders: Thou Shalt Not Kill”But We Will by Prof. Liaquat Ali Khan In: Baltimore Chronicle and Sentinel http://www.baltimorechronicle.com/2005/102905AliKhan.shtml The US, as the sole superpower, is of course above and beyond all commandments. The September 11 … Read more . . .