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Ten Years After This Wall

In Cold Irons Bound, The Walls of pride are high and wide. Can’t see over to the other side.-Bob Dylan Ten years ago, Israel began construction of its 490-mile mostly cold concrete barrier without any agreement with the Palestinian Authority about borders. Over 80% of Israel’s Wall has been built on legally owned Palestinian property […]

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Chemical Countdown: Israel vs. Syria

Mutual chemical deterrence between Israel and Syria may be soon put to test Syria is not Libya; it is neither Egypt nor Tunisia. Despite the Western thinly-disguised attempt to destabilize the Syrian regime, the latter is still in power after roughly a year and a half. Neither the USA nor Israel had developed yet a […]

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Doubtful Deals – News Analysis

Published on Jun 19, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews Greek party leaders are trying for a second time to form a coalition government. Will Greece eventually continue with its international bailouts and impose the harsh austerity measures and budget cuts as required by its agreements with the EU and the IMF or will the Greek have to […]

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Israeli citizen gives up citizenship

PressTV Report. 24 year old Andrey Pshenichnikov is in the French capital with a purpose that goes beyond tourism. This is his passport, the one he wants to renounce. In the past, some Israelis have managed to get their citizenship revoked, but there are no known cases of these Israelis applying for Palestinian residency or […]

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How To Teach The Children-and US-The Way To Peace

Rich Siegel’s six-year-old daughter Emily Gu Siegel created the cover art for her Poet, Musician, Activist and Spiritual Progressive Father’s CD “The Way to Peace” Emily’s art work immediately put me in mind of John Lennon who was inspired to write “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” by his son’s artwork- and also this John […]

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Reality Check-Weekly review15-06-16-2012

In this edition of Reality Check weekly review, the upcoming talks between Iran and the P5+1 in Moscow. We will also look at the US being against peace in Syria, and Ahmed Shafiq raised trouble in Egypt. These and much more are all reviewed in this edition of Reality Check weekly review.

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Boycotting Israel gains momentum

Remember Palestine-06-16-2012 from Press TV with Lauren Booth featuring Gilad Atzmon. As convoys and flotillas are being increasingly blocked from entering Palestine, activists look increasingly to the Boycott Movement as a way to pressure Israel. Most recently, the Co-operative Group decided to no longer engage with any supplier of produce known to be sourcing from […]

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The 14 Characteristics of Fascism

by Lawrence Britt Spring 2003 Political scientist Dr. Lawrence Britt recently wrote an article about fascism (“Fascism Anyone?,” Free Inquiry, Spring 2003, page 20). Studying the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia), and Pinochet (Chile), Dr. Britt found they all had 14 elements in common. He calls these the identifying […]

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May God be with Egypt

Employing legalistic chicanery, blatant deceit and contemptible conspiracies, the remnants of the Mubarak regime seem hell-bent on aborting the Egyptian revolution. On Thursday, 14 June, the so-called Constitutional Court, an entity that was utterly silent during 30 years of corruption, tyranny and repression under the previous regime, issued a hasty decision, dissolving the People’s Assembly […]

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100 Years of Slavery is Enough: End the Fed

Watch the following animated cartoon concerning the collapse of the “American dream.” You’ll notice that at no point in its entire half-hour run time is there any mention of “Jews” or “AIPAC” or “Israel”—nor about the subservience to the Jewish state exhibited by our leaders in Washington, nor the wars or financial ruin brought upon […]

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Queens Honours 2012

One thousand Brits were carefully selected by “People in power” to be honoured with gongs, merits and medals from the Queen. One woman on BBC Radio 2 eplained what it was like when she got her award from the Queen today. At first when I got it I was terrified, the the envelope was so […]

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Blind to Injustice

Much of the public seems blind to the truth of major events and issues that have long needed to be addressed openly. The injustice of the occupation suffered by the Palestinians The doubts about the 9/11 commission findings The under-reporting of child sexual abuse The cover-up of Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty The lies […]

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Zionist Trolls and Hypocrites in High Places

The second after I hit ‘submit’ my comment at: Obama aims to shore up Jewish support – Washington Times The screen read: “Comment hidden due to abuse reports.” Since I went online as a matter of conscience and in service to the American public in 2005, I have been incessantly cyber-slandered, censored, blocked, deleted and […]

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Hamas, Fatah seek modus vivendi

originally published in Al-Ahram Weekly Hamas and Fatah are slowly edging towards a national reconciliation pact that would end more than five years of rift and division between the two largest political camps in occupied Palestine. Thanks to strong public pressure, the two groups began consultations to form a mutually accepted government, comprising “independent” ministers. […]

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Rigged Democracy: Like Egypt, Like Israel

Bukra il-mishmish” they say… On Thursday, June 14, 2012, Egypt’s highest court dissolved Parliament and martial law was reimposed by the country’s military rulers. On June 16-17 the second round in Egypt’s first free presidential polls will take place. The two events are closely related, being an attempt of the military to manipulate the judicial […]

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The Way to Peace – CD reviews

Hi Friends! My new CD “The Way to Peace”, featuring amazing musicians Gilad Atzmon, Euguene Moye, Gary Ciuci, Cameron Brown, & Anthony Pinciotti, is getting GREAT REVIEWS!  Here are a few of them: Not only has Siegel achieved his aim of combining a message for peace with his spirituality but in the process he has […]

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Liberate Al Quds and Palestine!

My speech and my own account of what happened at the Al-Quds manifestation in Stockholm on the 20th September 2009, with pictures to illustrate what went on. It should be said that the police played a dubious role, as they did not stop those who tried to sabotage the manifestation.  This ought to be a […]

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Endangered Billionaires

Gone are the innocent times of open and joyous enjoyment of your wealth, of ego-boosting, happy and colorful ostentatiousness. Billionaires are living in fear now of the envious, thieving and greedy criminal hoi polloi. Imagine you have a huge stash of money, so huge that you really can’t say how much you are ‘worth.’ In […]

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US-Israel relations-A Simple Question

The US and Israel are engaged in extensive strategic, political and military cooperation. This cooperation is broad and includes American aid, intelligence sharing, and joint military exercises. American military aid to Israel comes in different forms, including grants, special project allocations and loans. According to ifamericansknew.org, Israel receives about $3 billion from the U.S. in […]

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UN political affairs appointment ensures Zionist direction

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Jeffrey D. Feltman of the United States as the top United Nations political issues official. Jeffrey D. Feltman was at the US Consulate General in Jerusalem, where he served first as Deputy (August 2001-November 2002) and then as Acting Principal Officer (November 2002 to December 2003). Feltman’s attitude to […]

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The Palestine Solidarity Movement: A Recipe for Kosher anti-Zionism

British Palestine Solidarity outfit ‘Palestine Place’ provides a platform for anti-Syrian speakers, while ostracising and banning activists who choose to discuss topics designated as ‘no-go’ by Zionist ideology. This is symptomatic of a wider disease prevalent in the ‘Palestine Solidarity Movement’. The Palestine Solidarity Movement, not only within the UK but across nations worldwide, is […]

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USA Undermines Euro

clear signs of a Cold War against the European currency Certain wars cannot be formally declared. Pakistan and Israel do not recognize each other. The escalating arms race between them may turn violent in the foreseeable future, but a formal declaration of war between entities that do not recognize each other is unlikely to happen. […]

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Truth about Fukushima ISIS Report 05/06/12

by Dr. Mae-Wan Ho The release of radioactivity from Fukushima is at least as great as from Chernobyl, and a humanitarian disaster on the scale of Chernobyl needs to be averted by acknowledging the truth and taking responsibility for mitigating measures. Regulators seriously economical with the truth “Few people will develop cancer as a consequence of […]

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Netanyahu Found Guilty by State Comptroller

“…essential and significant flaws” Today, June 13, 2012, Israel State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss published his report on the Israeli government behavior in the events related to Gaza’s Freedom Flotilla of May 2010. The publication timing was not casual, Mr. Lindenstrauss delayed the report as much as he could since there was no way he could […]

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Back to Square One in Egypt?

On Thursday June 14, the High Constitutional Court in Egypt will rule on two pending motions that may radically change the future course of Egypt and determine the fate of its remarkable – but unfinished- revolution. The two motions are the constitutionality of the political ban on the former regime senior officials, such as Gen. […]

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Does Saudi Arabia face a political crisis?

News Analysis 06-12-2012 from Press TV. Saudi Arabia’s Crown prince is nowhere to be seen! Questions about Prince Nayef’s worsening health condition have once again sparked a debate about the future successor to the Saudi throne. Is Riyadh headed to a political crisis? On this edition of News Analysis, we’re also asking has Saudi Arabia […]

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Gay Marriage opposition growing in UK

The Government is pushing ahead with it’s plans to introduce same-sex marriage despite broad opposition from the UK public. Today a petition against Gay Marriage with over 550 000 names was delivered to Downing Street. Also today, 15 Imams from Scotland’s largest Mosques protested against same-sex marriage and supported Catholics and Anglicans in denouncing the […]

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Forbes and a Lentil Stew

List of Richest Rabbis in Israel Exposes Corruption In June 2012, Forbes Israel published the list of the richest rabbis in Israel. Inadvertently, it touched one of the most disturbing aspects of Judaism; one that crosses frontiers between Sephardim and Ashkenazim. These are less obvious than often portrayed. In Israel, there are almost one hundred […]

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Reality Check Weekly from PressTV

Press TV News Review for week ending Friday June 08-06-09-2012. I have started watching PressTV, it is sad when one has to watch media in another country to get some kind of balance, but that is what it has come to in Britain. The BBC and Chanel 4 Stations are a disgrace to journalism. So […]

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The Shameful Alliance Deepens

While the UK media focused on bunting, NATO announced the substantial deepening of its most shameful alliance with the vicious Uzbek dictatorship. As long prefigured in this blog, NATO is forced to retreat from Afghanistan through Uzbekistan, after cutting yet more deals to support the World’s most vicious torture and slave labour regime. The irony […]

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What whistleblowers want

Whis­tleblowers want the sun and the moon — or at least they want to get their inform­a­tion out there, they want to make a dif­fer­ence, they want a fair hear­ing, and they don’t want to pay too high a per­sonal price for doing so. But why the hell shouldn’t they? The decision to expose crimin­al­ity and bad prac­tice for […]

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