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Egypt: The Fuloul Attempt a Revolution

Egypt: The Fuloul Attempt a Revolution  By: Rana Mamdouh Published Thursday, August 23, 2012   Cairo – President Mohammed Mursi is about to face the first real test of his professed belief in the democratic right of all citizens to express their views, even when those views are avowedly hostile to him and his Muslim […]

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CrossTalk: Syrian Puzzle

The one story that has come back again and again at deLiberation and caused more controversy than any other subject is of course :- Syria. Crosstalk can be quite good  with the right mix of clients, this episode has some illuminating analysis on the Syrian Puzzle.

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The Naked Congressman Cover-Up

For more than a year, first-term Congressional Representative Kevin Yoder (Republican from Kansas) managed to conceal the fact that he went skinny-dipping in front of twenty other members of Congress, their staff and families, during a trip to Israel. The incident was exposed, as was the naked Congressman, by an FBI investigation into the all-expense […]

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Message To: DNC and Zionists of America From: An American Patriot

Patriotism means to stand up for one’s homeland. It does not mean to stand up for any political party, politician or any other another state. The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has called upon the Democratic National Committee to rescind its invitation to former President Jimmy Carter to address the upcoming 2012 Democratic National Convention […]

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Magic turned against Turkish Magician: 7 killed dozens injured in ‘Deadly bombing’ in Turkish city of Gaziantep

Magic turned against Turkish Magician  No surprise, more than one year ago I wrote: Is Erdogan worried about Strategic Relationship with Syria? He should Erdogan, should worry, Turkey has the same Syrian, religious/ethnic political landscape. So, if Syria falls, Turkey could be NEXT. If Syria survive (IT will), Turkey would lose everything build via the […]

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Syria and Us: Arab identity, the antidote to sectarianism

Syrian Arab identity: The antidote to sectarianism  Syria and Us (Part II)  By: Ibrahim al-Amin Published Sunday, August 19, 2012    Of all the Arab and neighboring states, Lebanon and the Palestinian people will remain the most affected by the Syrian crisis.   The Palestinians must wait for whatever consequences Syrian events push onto them. […]

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Barb Weir Interviews Paul Ryan on Equal Rights and the Personhood of Fertilized Corporations

The U.S. Republican Vice Presidential candidate, Paul Ryan, is often portrayed as a person of little compassion. However, he sees himself as expanding equal rights to new classes of persons. Here is how he responded to my questions on these subjects: BW: Congressman Ryan, you’ve said that human life is precious to you, so why […]

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The plan for a New World Order stumbles on geopolitical realities

The plan for a New World Order stumbles on geopolitical realities  by Imad Fawzi Shueibi   For four centuries, political leaders have tried to create an international order that governs relationships between nations and prevents wars. While the principle of state sovereignty has yielded results, intergovernmental organizations have mainly reflected the prevailing balance of power. […]

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Saudi Embassy in Beirut to evacuate all its diplomats following the tit-for-tat kinappings

Saudi Embassy in Beirut to evacuate all its diplomats following the tit-for-tat kinappings  I borowed the title from FLC FSA’s  ‘Political Adviser’ Bassam Dada: “‘We will not kidnap but will assassinate  Hezbollah operatives!”” The Syrian conflict spillover hit Lebanon. Aazaz bombed,  fate of Lebanese hostages unknown An airstrike on the northern Syrian town of Aazaz […]

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Attack Israel, Not Iran!

Last time Iran invaded a country was 216 years ago when the Persian shah, Agha Mohammad Khan, invaded the nation of Georgia. That’s still a great track record, especially compared to other nations. Israel has repeatedly attacked and invaded numerous countries, and continues to this day to illegally occupy land from three neigboring nations. Iran […]

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Remembering Grace by Debunking Christian Zionism

In 1981 Grace Halsell published “Journey to Jerusalem” which took a close look at Israeli torture, Israel’s illegal settlements and the oppressed lives Palestinians were forced to lead under occupation… The New York Times obituary for Journalist Grace Halsell, notes her curiosity about ”a wider world” led her to experience life on society’s fringes by […]

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Sick NATO Primitive FSA Terrorists Throw Bodies off Roof and Execute Unarmed Civilian in Horrific Videos

Bodies thrown off roof in horrific Syria video Published Monday, August 13, 2012 A horrific video purportedly showing Syrian rebels throwing the bodies of postal workers off a roof has appeared online, raising fresh concerns about atrocities in the increasingly brutal conflict in Syria. Both sides in the 17-month conflict have been accused of human rights […]

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“The Sinai Peninsula Rejoins the Axis of Resistance”

The Sinai Peninsula Rejoins the Axis of Resistance Franklin Lamb Beirut Graphics by Alex Israeli troops near border with Egypt’s Sinai desert on June 18, 2012. The Sinai Peninsula has rejoined the Arab and Islamic Resistance as this great awakening spreads inexorably across the region toppling Western imposed security states and replacing them with governments […]

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The war on Iran is already underway

Economic sanctions, psychological warfare, media propaganda, threats and assassinations; what other sort of evidence one may need to believe that the United States, Israel and their European allies have already started their much liked war against Iran and that this unjustifiable war is taking its toll on the innocent, ordinary Iranian citizens? They say that […]

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Three Reasons Why Syria’s Man in Lebanon Was Arrested

Three Reasons Why Syria’s Man in Lebanon Was Arrested   Former Lebanese Information Minister Michel Samaha. (photo by REUTERS/ Khaled al-Hariri)  By:Elias Muhanna posted on Thursday, Aug 9, 2012 What to make of today’s arrest of former Lebanese minister Michel Samaha? The silver-tongued politician, well-known for his close ties to the Syrian government and its […]

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Revenge of the Moderate Arabs

Revenge of the Moderate Arabs  A Free Syrian Army fighter wears a headband reading the Islamic declaration of faith, “There is no God but God, and Mohammed is His Messenger”, in central Aleppo 9 August 2012. (Photo: Reuters – Goran Tomasevic)   By: Bilal El-Amine Published Thursday, August 9, 2012 To space-Iran/to the tunnels-Egypt} by […]

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UNSC met on Syria kidnapping

It was Monday that Press TV first asked Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s office for a condemnation of the kidnapping in Syria by the Free Syrian Army. On Tuesday — it was made official — as Iranian Foreign Affairs Minister Ali Akbar Salehi formally requested Ban’s help in resolving the crisis.

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Corporations Broker Historic Republican/Democrat Compromise to Boost U.S. Economy

As unlikely as it may seem in the throes of an increasingly vicious national election, U.S. Republicans and Democrats appear to be in agreement on providing a major stimulant to the economy – the elections themselves. Now that corporations are properly recognized as people and money as free speech, the coffers of both parties are […]

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Egypt Attacks: Mursi’s Impossible First Test

Egypt Attacks: Mursi’s Impossible First Test A member of the Egyptian security forces takes position on a sand dune during an operation in the northern Sinai peninsula on 8 August 2012. (Photo: AFP – Stringer) By: Abdel Rahman Youssef Published Wednesday, August 8, 2012 The Sinai attack could “burn” the Egyptian president by setting him […]

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Color Revolutions –The Hue of Coup d’Etat

In his article Western Leaders Slip into Their Childhood, Thierry Meyssan reviews the color revolutions, their genesis and their commonalities. He also reveals why Syria seems to be a harder nut to crack for such idealistic revolutionaries as Obama and Cameron: not enough young Syrians properly  inspired. * * * *“The slogan “Bashar must go!” was supposed […]

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The UAE: holding back the tide

This article by Kristian Coates Ulrichsen was originally published on Open Democracy under a Creative Commons License. * * * * As a deeply-tribal and largely homogeneous society that has also engaged heavily both in state-branding and institutional partnerships in recent years, the security crackdown in the UAE holds particular resonance, calling into question the […]

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Syria: Chief Mole Defects

Syria Prime Minister Riad Hijab Defects to Jordan Invariably, propaganda fails. It may take a long time—ask former denizens of the USSR—but eventually, most of the truth is discovered by the People. Sometimes it is enough to look at the speaker to spot a governmental lie. Joseph Goebbels—Reich Minister of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda in […]

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Sayyed Nasrallah: The Number 1 Threat for Israel is Hezbollah

 Sayyed Nasrallah Adressing Iftar Held by the Women’s Activities of Islamic Resistance Support Association  Nour Rida  Hizbullah Secretary General His Eminence Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah appeared via video-link to deliver a speech on the Resistance cause. During the annual Iftar banquet of the Hizbullah Women’s Activities of the Islamic Resistance Support Association, Sayyed Nasrallah continued the […]

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August 5 Sinai Attack Bears All the Hallmarks of an Israeli False Flag

On Sunday 5 August a number of unidentified militants carried out an attack in the Egyptian Sinai in which several Egyptian soldiers were killed, and Israel’s border was penetrated. After Iftar as the Egyptian Muslims were breaking their fast, unknown militants killed 16 Egyptian soldiers and stole an Egyptian armoured vehicle. Using a pick-up truck […]

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Conduct unbecoming a Presidential candidate

As the “political prostitution season” hots up, are Americans in the mood for another Israel-first Commander-in-Chief? Who is this Dan Senor, the organiser of Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s embarrassing jaunt to Israel? According to The Tablet, Senor not only interned at AIPAC but while in Jerusalem volunteered as an intern for Benny Begin, son of […]

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Obama Trumps AIPAC, Romney, Republicans with Yet more Iranian Sanctions

Obama Trumps AIPAC, Romney, Republicans with Yet more Iranian Sanctions Franklin Lamb Beirut Al-manar According to the Obama Presidential campaign issues staff,  temporarily operating out of the Democratic National Committee HQ at 430 South  Capitol Street, SE in Washington DC, Team Obama scored an electoral coup again  rival Mitt Romney this week by moving fast […]

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Ousting Bashar al-Assad

Israel’s possible reaction to the ongoing deterioration in Syria One hour before sunrise, the heat was already scorching. In the late summer, there was no hope of a relieving rain. Yet, fast flowing air cooled the motorbikes, making the trip sufferable. Half hidden in its morning gloom, the City of Damascus could already be seen. […]

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The End Game: Destabilizing the Secular State, Installing “Political Islam”

The End Game: Destabilizing the Secular State, Installing “Political Islam” The End Game: Destabilizing the Secular State, Installing “Political Islam”  FOR  QUEEN (OF ZION)ELIZABETH, WE WILL WAGE WAR The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security (RUSI), a London based think-tank with close links to both Britain’s Ministry of Defense and the Pentagon. has intimated that “some […]

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Dismembering the Arab World

Dr Makram Khoury-Machool is a Palestinian scholar, based in Cambridge, UK  The behaviour of the NATO-aligned, anti-Syrian bloc is now blatant enough for us to better understand what is happening in Syria. On the one hand, we find political operators such the ad-hoc group ‘Friends of Syria’, and on the other, two Arab personalities, both ministers […]

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Is Romney just a pretty face then?

He’s blind to the “bleedin’ obvious” economic consequence of military occupation Mitt Romney is listed among People magazine’s 50 “most beautiful” of 2002. He was up there with Nicole Kidman, Britney Spears and Julia Roberts. But how pretty does he look in 2012? This US presidential hopeful from AIPAC’s Republican wing came here to England […]

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Hiroshima to Fukushima

This August 6th and 9th mark the 67th anniversaries of the most brutal acts of terrorism upon innocent people: America’s atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. “We live in a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants, in a world that has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience. We have solved the mystery of […]

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The Selective Morality of ‘Anti-Zionist’ Zionists

The selective morality of ‘anti-Zionist’ Zionists (self-professed anti-Zionists who harbour certain Zionist viewpoints) says that Palestinians must languish in refugee camps merely because it would be ‘immoral’ to re-settle Israelis who live on stolen land. This is all while Israel proves its capability to resettle its own citizens when it colonises vast swathes of the […]

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Message to Mitt: Courtesy of CIA, FBI, Bibi’s nephew, Vanunu and a Candidate for US HOUSE

U.S. national security officials consider Israel to be a genuine counterintelligence threat. “The CIA considers Israel its No. 1 counterintelligence threat in the agency’s Near East Division, the group that oversees spying across the Middle East, according to current and former officials. Counterintelligence is the art of protecting national secrets from spies. This means the […]

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Will Romney View The Real Wailing Wall and Visit Israel’s WMD Facility?

On Tuesday, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Convention in Nevada, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney opined that the people of Israel deserve better diplomatic protection than that they have been receiving under President Barack Obama. Romney accused the President of being “fond of lecturing Israel’s leaders” and the “people of Israel deserve better […]

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al-Qaeda’s American Branch

On July 24, 2012, the New York Times published an article named “Al Qaeda Taking Deadly New Role in Syria Conflict.” The article comments on an interview with an al-Qaeda operative in Iraq and on a video posted in YouTube by al-Qaeda. In the latter, masked men speak with two flags of al-Qaeda in their […]

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Sex, Lies and Julian Assange

Four Corners looks at claims that the United States is working hard to unearth evidence that would lead to a charge of “conspiracy to commit espionage” being made against Assange – which in turn would be used to facilitate his extradition from Sweden to the United States. The program also documents the harassment experienced by Assange’s […]

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Despite all Hasbara, the Jewish state is gaining

 Updated “Despite all odds, the Jewish state is gaining“      We are witnessing a new phase in the war in/on for Syria,  where a new multi-polar world is under construction. The US famous “Wall Street Journal” newspaper uncovered Monday that the “US has been mounting a secret effort to speed the fall of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad […]

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Now’s Not the Time for Hezbollah to Cut and Run

Franklin Lamb Dahiyeh, South Beirut Al-Manar Graphics by Alex This observer admits that politically speaking, things might appear a  bit tough for Hezbollah these days but will spare the dear reader the tedium of  a laundry list of what the Party has experienced over the past 20 months in  terms of domestic and foreign attacks, […]

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Who is running the Western mainstream media?

We usually hear the boastful assertions of the leaders of the Western mainstream media that their media outlets are ideologically, financially and politically independent of their respective governments and what they put forward as packages of information to be consumed by the readers or viewers are unbiased, realistic, unprejudiced and objective. The Western mainstream media […]

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The case of the Iranian diplomat and the Western double-standard

The splendid concepts of human rights, international law, freedom and democracy can easily become overnight the subject of mockery and derision by the Western propaganda and misinformation machinery when these principles are going to be applied to countries outside the imperialist bloc like Iran. On July 2, the mainstream media in the U.S. and Europe jubilantly […]

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West and MKO: a murderous alliance

Despite their boastful claims of being opposed to terrorism, the United States and its European cronies have long been the staunch supporters of criminal organizations such as MKO which has brutally slaughtered hundreds of Iranians during the 8-year war with Iraq and introduced itself as a murderous terrorist entity and the number one enemy of […]

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