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Are 'We The People' the Terrorists Now?

Thom Hartmann and Sam Sacks, The Daily Take: The fact is that ''We the people'' allowed this war on terror to begin and to grow. And if ''we the people'' don t put an end to it fast, then it'll eventually turn its guns on us, too.


War on Terror Forever

By Pepe Escobar

Exit ''historical'' al-Qaeda, holed up somewhere in the Waziristans, in the Pakistani tribal areas; enter al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM). In Dempsey s words, AQIM ''is a threat not only to the country of Mali, but the region, and if... left unaddressed, could in fact become a global threat.''

Zero Dark Thirty: US-Condoned Propaganda Promotes Extra-Judicial Killings of Brown Men

Deepa Kumar, Truthout: Zero Dark Thirty sells us on a strategic shift in the war on terror, from conventional warfare to targeted killing. The new National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) legalizes the dissemination of propaganda to US citizens, paving the way for more such films.


Will They Fire On US Citizens?

Debating Torture Is Like Debating Whether Rape Is Good

Covert Action: The Deep Politics of Hollywood


A CIA-Hollywood Commercial for Torture

Psywar: Propaganda in the US


Susie Day: Zero Dark Thirty

Hollywood s Propaganda


Yemen minister blasts drone use

A cabinet minister criticised on Tuesday the use of pilotless U.S. drones against suspected al Qaeda militants in Yemen, a tactic that has outraged communities in targeted areas, and urged a move to ground operations to avoid hurting civilians.

U.S. drone kills four al Qaeda members in Yemen

Three ''suspected'' Al-Qaeda militants were killed in a US drone strike on Tuesday north of the Yemeni capital, tribal sources and witnesses said.

US drone strike in Yemen reportedly kills seven

The officials say the drone attack took place Wednesday near the town of Khawlan, some 35 kilometers (20 miles) southeast of the capital. Military officials and tribal witnesses say the car was destroyed, and burnt bodies could be seen inside the wreckage.

French, British, US warplanes and troops occupy Yemeni capital:

As the UN Security Council continues its Yemen visit after holding a closed meeting with Yemeni and GCC, Gulf Cooperation Council, officials in Sanaa, the capital, residents woke up under foreign military occupation.

US Drones in Yemen causing a 'psychological emergency', psychologist tells MPs

Dr Schaapveld said that of the 28 victims interviewed, approximately 99% had some type of traumatic disorder. The constant presence of drones means that residents are consistently re-traumatized and recovery is nigh on impossible.

U.S. kills another 5 people in Yemen

At least five suspected members of al Qaeda were killed in two separate U.S. drone strikes in a mountainous region of Yemen, just south of Sanaa, a security spokesman said.

US kills 2 people inYemen

It s the third suspected U.S. drone strike in less than a week in Yemen.

''Dirty Wars'': The Secret Story Behind Obama s Assassination of Two Americans in Yemen

By Democracy Now!

The U.S. has basically outsourced anything vaguely resembling intelligence in Yemen to a network of Saudi spies and to Saudi intelligence.

From Information Clearing House


US Resumes Trend of Drone Attacks on Yemen

Yemeni Testifies in Senate Hearing on ?Drone Wars?

Drone attacks violation of international law, counter productive, says Hina

Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Tuesday said drone attacks on Pakistani territory are violation of international laws and virtually proving counter productive. Speaking in Senate, she said the drone
attacks are against the independence and national security of the country.

US Drone Attacks Kill Eight In North Waziristan: Officials

''US drones fired missiles on two militant compounds. At least eight militants have been killed.''

US kills nine people in Pakistan: officials

''Six drones were hovering in the sky at the time of the attack. One drone fired two missiles at a house,'' a security official in Miranshah told AFP.

Pakistan official admits 20% drone victims are innocent civilians

Pakistan s Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani on Friday admitted that 600 people killed in the country in drone attacks were civillians.

Pakistan urges US to end drone strikes

Pakistan is holding talks with the United States to end drone strikes against suspected Taliban fighters, which sometimes also kill civilians, a senior Pakistani official has said.

CIA used ISI facilities in Karachi, says US report

Pakistan extended full cooperation to the CIA in tracing suspected terrorists and provided secret detention and interrogation facilities to the US intelligence agency, says a report.

Are Pakistanis People?


Do only American deaths matter? The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence thinks so. During last Thursday s confirmation hearing for John O. Brennan as CIA Director. Not one Committee member asked about the hundreds of innocent Pakistanis, Afghans, Yemenis, Libyans, and Somalis, many of them children, who have lost their lives as ''collateral damage'' in U.S. drone strikes.

Angry Pakistanis fight to end U.S. drone strikes

Pakistan's high court ruled that drone strikes are illegal and issued a clear order to Pakistan's government. "You have to give a stern warning to the United States, to shut down the drones, and if you don't, you are within your rights under international law to shoot the drones down."

From Information Clearing House

Forced Drugging and Forced Vaccinating

Forced Vaccinations

Death by Flu Shot?

Tips for Countering Vaccination Advocates and Influencing Others

There s No Such Thing As a Safe Vaccine


What s in the flu shot

Flu shot season for Big Pharma

Vaccines and Autism

Is This Endless War on Terror The New Normal?

By TheYoungTurks

''That timeline suggests that the United States has reached only the midpoint of what was once known as the global war on terrorism.''

Obama s Overlooked War and Lethal Presidency

By Jason Kottke

As Obama said that ''a decade of war is now ending'' in his inauguration speech, a drone strike killed three suspected Al Qaeda members in Yemen.

Cornel West Exposes Obama Hypocrisy


''All of the blood, sweat and tears that went into producing a Martin Luther King, Jr. generated a brother of such high decency and dignity that you don t use his prophetic fire for a moment of presidential pageantry".

Obama s Second Inauguration: Big Money but No Big Lines

By Dave Lindorff

The president s Inauguration Committee solicited and had, by this last weekend, accepted over $124.3 million in contributions from corporations and labor unions.

Rise of the Machines

Documentary Video

Most people see drones as a controversial weapon prowling over foreign battlegrounds. But as America s military campaigns wind down, these machines are coming home and set to change civilian lives forever.

A Terrible Normality

By Michael Parenti

President Barack Obama is not spineless. He is hypocritical but not confused. He is (by his own description) an erstwhile ''liberal Republican,'' or as I would put it, a faithful servant of corporate America.

Kill Anything That Moves

Nick Turse Describes the Real Vietnam War


Turse, who devoted 12 years to tracking down the true story of Vietnam, unlocked secret troves of documents, interviewed officials and veterans, including many accused of war atrocities, and traveled throughout the Vietnamese countryside talking with eyewitnesses to create his book, Kill Anything That Moves.

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine


For two hundred years Americans have been indoctrinated with a mythology created, imposed and sustained by a manipulating cabal: the financial elite that built its absolute control on the muscle and blood, good will, ignorance and credulity, of its citizenry.


The children left out of Obama s inaugural speech


President Obama s Haunting Anti-Liberty Inaugural Speech

Violence and the Gospel


What Obama s Inaugural Address Got Wrong About Poverty


Public Intellectuals Resisting Global Violence

An Interview with Brad Evans

Grace Pollock, Truthout: Since its beginning in 2010, the Histories of Violence project has become an important space of global resistance to prevalent modes and legitimations of violence.

Ordinary Evil: Vietnam s History Reveals the Banality of Systemic Violence

Jerry Elmer, New. Clear. Vision.: My Lai was not unusual. But I am glad I came here, because it helps me understand and remember the wider phenomenon.

''Kill Anything That Moves'' Military Doctrine Began in Vietnam

Nick Turse, Metropolitan Books: In this book excerpt, Turse offers abundant evidence that My Lai was not an exception to military conduct, but rather, a not uncommon occurrence. In addition, the US slaughtered countless civilians in air and ground attacks without ever even seeing who was being killed.

Hysterie in US-Kindergarten

5-Jährige wird als potentielle Amokläuferin gehandelt, ihre Munition: Seifenblasen.


BP-Chef: Warnungen vor Peak-Oil sind ''zunehmend grundlos''

Dank unkonventioneller Fördermethoden könne die Förderung substantiell gesteigert werden, weshalb die CO2-Emission bis 2030 nicht zurückgehen, sondern um mehr als ein Viertel ansteigen werden.


Das Bendorfer Jobcenter verloste Dienstleistungen von Hartz-IV-Empfängern über 50 an Unternehmen.


Ungewöhnliche Allianz für Langzeitarbeitslose

Aus: LabourNet, 27. Februar 2013


Gefährliche Defensive der NATO

Die Patriot-Raketen in der Türkei sollen nur zur Verteidigung dienen. Doch die Militarisierung der Region heizt den Konflikt massiv an.ürkei

Über zwei Drittel Leihstimmenanteil

Das Wahlergebnis in Niedersachsen zeigt auf eindrucksvolle Weise, wie sehr die Fünf-Prozent-Hürde mittlerweile den Wählerwillen verfälscht.

Obama: Der gute Mensch von Washington

In seiner zweiten Antrittsrede macht US-Präsident Obama erneut deutlich, dass man wenig von ihm erwarten kann.


Schavan unter Plagiatsverdacht: Uni Düsseldorf eröffnet Verfahren


Universität Düsseldorf weist Kritik der Allianz der Wissenschaftsorganisationen zurück

Die großen, vom Wissenschaftsministerium finanzierten Organisationen wollten mit einer Erklärung Schavan im Plagiatsverfahren zur Seite springen.

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