Mittwoch, 23. November 2011

China media says US sitting on debt 'bomb'

China s state media Tuesday blasted the United States over its "ticking debt bomb" and urged American lawmakers to be more responsible after they failed to agree on deficit-cutting measures.

From Information Clearing House

Medvedev: Russia may target missile defense sites

Russia will deploy new missiles aimed at U.S. missile defense sites in Europe if Washington goes ahead with the planned shield despite Russia concerns, President Dmitry Medvedev said Wednesday.

Minister: Russia to respond to U.S missile defense system in Europe

Once the U.S. missile defense system hits Poland, Russia will take adequate retaliatory measures, Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said in an interview with Rossiyskaya Gazeta.

From Information Clearing House

Drones and the Democratization of Destruction

By John Feffer

What's happening today in Pakistan is beyond the law. It's not even subject to the rules of war.

'World Fears US As A War-hungry Drunk' - ex-Senator


'We Americans used to think 'oh, what happened in Germany could never happen with us!' Well, it is happening with us.'

The Devaluation of Human Life

Plan for No Fly Zone Over Syria

By Israeli National News

European sources in Washington confirm that there are plans for a no fly zone to be imposed on Syria by Arab and Turkish warplanes, with the US coordinating the logistics.

U.S. Urges Americans to Leave Syria 'Immediately'


The U.S. Embassy in Damascus urged its citizens in Syria to depart 'immediately,' and Turkey s foreign ministry urged Turkish pilgrims to opt for flights to return home from Saudi Arabia to avoid traveling through Syria.

David Cameron: War looms in Syria

By James Tapsfield

David Cameron urged world leaders to 'engage' with Syrian opposition groups yesterday as he warned the country was on the brink of a full-scale civil war.

France Considers 'Humanitarian Corridors' in Syria


France will discuss creating protected humanitarian corridors in Syria with its EU and Arab allies, Foreign Minister Alain Juppe said Thursday, after meeting the exiled Syrian opposition leader.

Perry Calls for No-Fly Zone In Syria Would Act Unilaterally Without UN Authorization

By Ben Armbruster

Texas Gov. Rick Perry hasn t said much about Libya on the presidential campaign trail but he did call Muammar Qaddafi s death last month "good news for the people of Libya.

It s Not About Freedom, It s All About Iran

By Marwan Al Kabalan

Syria s foes have seized the opportunity provided by the crisis to try to change regional balance of power in their favour.

BRICS countries against external interference into Syria s affairs

BRICS countries, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa have also stressed that additional and unilateral sanctions against Iran would be counterproductive and would lead only to aggravation of the situation.

From Information Clearing House


Alain Juppé discussing with Hillary Clinton 'humanitarian corridors' in Syria


Occupy Peace

David Krieger, Truthout: 'The Occupy movement is demonstrating its durability and perseverance. Like a Daruma doll, each time it is knocked off balance it serenely pops back up. The movement has been seeking justice for the 99 percent, and justice is an essential element of peace. For decades, our country has been in permanent preparation for war, spending over half of the total annual discretionary funds that Congress allocates on 'defense,' our euphemism for war.... We need to find a way to occupy peace, which begins in our hearts and must expand to encompass the world.'


'The Degree To Which You Resist Is The Degree To Which You Are Free'

By Phil Rockstroh

Most likely, the corporate state has, to some degree, colonized your mind, as it is well on its way to destroying the ecosystem of the entire planet.

45% Of People in US Struggle to Make Ends Meet

By Reuters

Nearly half of all Americans lack economic security, meaning they live above the federal poverty threshold but still do not have enough money to cover housing, food, healthcare and other basic expenses, according to a survey of government and industry data.

Republicans in Indiana to Seek Law Limiting Unions

Monica Davey, The New York Times News Service: 'Republican leaders in Indiana on Monday declared as their top legislative priority making Indiana a 'right to work' state, setting the stage for a new battle over union rights that has already consumed many states. The proposal would prevent unions from negotiating contracts that would require workers to pay union dues. The notion instantly set off objections from the state s union leaders, who said the true aim was to weaken labor unions, and from Democratic lawmakers, some of whom had left the state for more than a month early this year in an effort to block similar provisions.'

U.S. military denies forces killed Iraqis after convoy bombing

U.S. forces shot dead two Iraqi civilians south of Baghdad Saturday following a bomb attack on their convoy, Iraq security officials said, while the U.S. military denied its soldiers opened fire.

From Information Clearing House

How to Own a Congressman

New Weapons Used Against Occupy Protesters

'You Can Crush the Flowers, But You Can t Stop the Spring'

Occupy Moves Us Into a New Era

Occupy Protesters 'Mic Check' Obama in New Hampshire

Police Brutality Hits the Spotlight, Again


How Students Landed on the Front Lines of Class War

Juan Cole, Truthdig: 'The deliberate pepper-spraying by campus police of nonviolent protesters at UC Davis on Friday has provoked national outrage. But the horrific incident must not cloud the real question: What led comfortable, bright, middle-class students to join the Occupy protest movement against income inequality and big-money politics in the first place?'

News Organizations Complain About Treatment During Protests

Brian Stelter, The New York Times: 'A cross-section of 13 news organizations in New York City lodged complaints on Monday about the New York Police Department s treatment of journalists covering the Occupy Wall Street movement. Separately, 10 press clubs, unions and other groups that represent journalists called for an investigation and said they had formed a coalition to monitor police behavior going forward. Monday s actions were prompted by a rash of incidents on Nov. 15, when police officers impeded and even arrested reporters during and after the evictions of Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park, the birthplace of the two-month-old movement.'

Durban: Letzter Ausweg fürs Kyoto-Protokoll

Chancen für einen Erfolg sind bestenfalls gering.

Verschärfte Sanktionen gegen Iran

Die USA, Großbritannien und Kanada zielen mit einer neuen Runde von Handelsverboten auf den finanziellen Sektor Irans und petrochemische Exporte.


South China Sea Rivalries Recall Pre-World War I Era

The Sick History of War Instigation

Congress and Secrecy

Was the Anthrax Attack Just Another False-Flag?

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