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U.S. Must Accept Russian-Delivered Syria

By William Pfaff The Washington debates about the Syrian chemical weapons, and whether there is an Obama “Plan B” by which the United States may yet bomb Syria, seem deaf to what really happened last week. Russia delivered Syria, its ally, to international negotiations concerning those weapons and their renunciation. This has possibly opened the door to some way to …

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The People Win as Lawrence Summers Trades Power For Wealth

By Robert Scheer Poor Lawrence Summers, he doesn’t get to be chairman of the Federal Reserve, aka the czar of the world’s economic order. It would have been the penultimate reward for a career advanced by a string of stunning failures, but this time around some key senators needed to confirm the president’s likely choice had the gumption to say …

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The Origins of Our Police State

By Chris Hedges ELIZABETH, N.J.—JaQuan LaPierre, 22, was riding a bicycle down a sidewalk Sept. 5 when he noticed a squad car pulling up beside him. It was 8:30 on a hot Thursday night at the intersection of Bond Street and Jackson Avenue here in Elizabeth, N.J. LaPierre had 10 glass vials of crack cocaine—probably what the cops were hoping …

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U.S. Supreme Court says No License Necessary To Drive Automobile On Public Highways/Streets

Posted By: Maryhrt Date: Tuesday, 17-Sep-2013 00:52:37   Requiring any kind of license interferes with our Rights. License infers privilege/permission. Privileges can be taken. Rights can NEVER be taken. They are inherent. Licenses are simply methods of attempting to control us while taxing us yet another way. U.S. Supreme Court says No License Necessary To Drive Automobile On Public Highways/Streets …

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Kerry Was Wrong

Turkish prosecutor indicts six jihadists for alleged attempts to acquire chemicals with intent to produce sarin The Turkish Republican Prosecutor in Adana has issued a 132-page indictment, alleging that six members of the al-Qaeda-aligned al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham – one Syrian and five Turks – tried to acquire chemicals with the intent to produce the chemical weapon sarin. The …

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P2 Freemasons want Pope Francis to be new M1, the controller of money

Posted by benjamin The battle over the control of the right to print and distribute dollars, Euros and many other currencies is down to a few factions, according to multiple sources involved in the fight. In Italy, Pope Francis and his faction have won a major power struggle and as a result, the P2 Freemason lodge is now calling for …

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Just WHO Does the NSA Work For? Who Does it Protect?

By American Kabuki (Bill), published on September 16, 2013   The more this NSA thing unravels the more remarkable it becomes.  Its name “National Security Agency” seems lately a bit like the other misnamed organization the Federal Reserve System, which is neither Federal nor a Reserve. The agency is unique in that it refers to those who get its data …

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5 Years After the Crisis: Blame Washington or Wall Street?

Suzanne McGeeThe Fiscal Times September 16, 2013 It all started with a house and a mortgage. The first is a hallmark of American society, representing the ideal of home ownership: About two-thirds of our fellow citizens own the house or apartment in which they live, encouraged to do so by factors that include being able to deduct the interest on …

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Obama Begins to Dismantle $1 Trillion War Machine

David Francis The Fiscal Times May 24, 2013 President Barack Obama outlined a plan to scale back the massive war machine created in the last decade, making clear that large wars are a thing of the past while focusing on the use of drones and small forces to protect the American homeland. Thursday’s speech at the National War College, which …