Monthly Archives: April 2015

Rupert Murdoch’s Sun Endorses 2 Rival Parties in UK Vote

LONDON — Rupert Murdoch’s tabloid Sun has spoken, urging voters to back David Cameron’s Conservative Party in Britain’s election — unless they’re in Scotland. There, it says, they should vote for the Scottish National Party. The differing endorsements raised a … Continue reading

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They sang Amazing Grace :‘They sang a few songs together, like in a choir,’ Pastor Karina de Vega said of the eight prisoners executed in Indonesia overnight

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Australian Tax Office names Delungra as country’s lowest-earning area, Sydney eastern suburbs identified as highest – ABC News

Australian Tax Office names Delungra as country’s lowest-earning area, Sydney eastern suburbs identified as highest – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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The world looks like it’s getting worse. Here’s why it’s not.

The world looks like it’s getting worse. Here’s why it’s not..

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Greek-Russia ties bloom as default looms

Greek-Russia ties bloom as default looms.

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Big Coal’s 10,000 Jobs Claim Has Been Inflated Almost 10-Fold, Court Hears | newmatilda.com

Big Coal’s 10,000 Jobs Claim Has Been Inflated Almost 10-Fold, Court Hears | newmatilda.com.

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Why we need to retire the word ‘terrorism’ – Your Middle East

Why we need to retire the word ‘terrorism’ – Your Middle East.

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Robert Reich: Americans are utterly powerless

Robert Reich: Americans are utterly powerless.

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What we talk about when we talk about black protesters: A history of right-wing dogwhistles – Salon.com

What we talk about when we talk about black protesters: A history of right-wing dogwhistles – Salon.com.

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Alliance of Baltimore street gangs: There is no conspiracy to attack the police – Salon.com

Alliance of Baltimore street gangs: There is no conspiracy to attack the police – Salon.com.

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Lest we forget: When white kids do it, it’s not a riot, it’s a “celebration” – Salon.com

Lest we forget: When white kids do it, it’s not a riot, it’s a “celebration” – Salon.com.

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Obama on the Baltimore Riots: It’s About Decades of Inequality | Mother Jones

Obama on the Baltimore Riots: It’s About Decades of Inequality | Mother Jones.

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Eyewitnesses: The Baltimore Riots Didn’t Start the Way You Think . Teachers report

Eyewitnesses: The Baltimore Riots Didn’t Start the Way You Think | Mother Jones.

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Alexander Reed Kelly: Truthdigger of the Week: Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price – Class Traitors do exist for the good

Alexander Reed Kelly: Truthdigger of the Week: Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price – Truthdigger of the Week – Truthdig.

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In terror, conflating the threats inflates the fear

In terror, conflating the threats inflates the fear.

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Rescue dogs fostered by First Dog on the Moon: a short history :The dogs arrive at our house in various conditions, freaked out and nervous. Some have been neglected. But we give them all a warm welcome

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Un-Australian crimes against patriotism, feat. the Anzacs : Didn’t the diggers die for our right to call them unpatriotic things? Didn’t they?

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12 Times Conservative Commentators Were More Outrageous Than Scott McIntyre And Kept Their Jobs | newmatilda.com

12 Times Conservative Commentators Were More Outrageous Than Scott McIntyre And Kept Their Jobs | newmatilda.com.

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Crisis, what crisis? -The al-Qaeda takeover of Syria —

Crisis, what crisis? -The al-Qaeda takeover of Syria — RT Op-Edge.

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Experts Warn of “Cataclysmic” Changes as Planetary Temperatures Rise :By Dahr Jamail, Truthout

Two unprecedentedly high temperatures were recorded in Antarctica, providing an ominous sign of accelerating climate change as one of the readings came in at just more than 63 degrees Fahrenheit. (Photo: Iceberg via Shutterstock) This month’s anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD) … Continue reading

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Breaking News! Baltimore Police Placed On High Alert Following “Credible Threat” | True Activist

Breaking News! Baltimore Police Placed On High Alert Following “Credible Threat” | True Activist.

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“This is why the police have militarized”: Conservatives respond to Baltimore riots – Consevatives are calling for police to shoot demonstrators.

“This is why the police have militarized”: Conservatives respond to Baltimore riots – Salon.com.

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Fox Personalities Blame Obama For Baltimore Violence Lou Dobbs: “There Is A War On Law Enforcement … Condoned By This Administration”

http://mediamatters.org/embed/static/clips/2015/04/27/39736/fbn-20150427-loudobbsblamesobamawaroncops http://mediamatters.org/embed/static/clips/2015/04/27/39737/fbn-dobbs-20150427-obamatoblame Fox Business host Lou Dobbs and Fox News contributor Keith Ablow blamed President Obama and his administration for violence in the wake of the mysterious death of Freddie Gray, who died a week after suffering an unexplained injury … Continue reading

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Shep Smith Rebukes Fox Hosts’ Insistence On Blaming Civil Rights Community And Parents For Baltimore Violence

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Conservative Newsmax Points Out Murdoch Corps’ Role In Clinton Cash Push: When even Conservatives disagree

Newsmax’s Christopher Ruddy detailed the entanglements between several media properties owned by Rupert Murdoch that are promoting the upcoming book Clinton Cash from conservative activist Peter Schweizer. In an April 27 column headlined “In Defense of the Clinton Foundation,” Newsmax … Continue reading

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Will Scott Walker Be the First President of the “Koch Brothers States of America?”

BILL BERKOWITZ FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT The Koch Brothers, who have pledged to spend at least $100 billion dollars between now and the 2016 elections, first appeared to be building the Good Ship Scott Walker, and now … that may … Continue reading

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Humanitarian intervention or imperialism?

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‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis — RT News

  ‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis — RT News.

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Netanyahu is a maniac

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Inequality: Are the rich cashing in?

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BHP unpaid tax bill may exceed $522m: Murdoch Media’s Terry McCrann opinion is not to chase this tax??

BHP Billiton has been hit with a $522 million tax bill that could rise well beyond that over the use of its Singapore office to shift profits. THE mining giant, Australia’s largest taxpayer and company by market value, has vowed … Continue reading

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SBS Scott McIntyre sacking: How News Corpse killed free speech to protect war

SBS Scott McIntyre sacking: How News Corpse killed free speech to protect war.

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FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans in New “(T)ERROR” Documentary

We spend the hour with an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counter terrorism sting operations. These undercover operatives are meant to root out would-be terrorists before they attack. … Continue reading

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Glenn Greenwald on How to Be a Terror “Expert”: Ignore Facts, Blame Muslims, Trumpet U.S. Propaganda

Who are the so-called terrorism experts? In the wake of the Paris attacks, the corporate media has once again flooded its news programs with pundits claiming authority on terrorism, foreign policy and world events. We discuss the growing and questionable … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Turkey returns Gallipoli tickets as Hockey capitulates on Armenia: All’s not well as one would believe

EXCLUSIVE: Turkey returns Gallipoli tickets as Hockey capitulates on Armenia.

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Emissions task reduction prompts questions about greenhouse gas targets, projections – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

  Emissions task reduction prompts questions about greenhouse gas targets, projections – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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A Simple Guide To Understanding Greg Hunt’s ‘Nonsense’ Carbon Con | newmatilda.com

A Simple Guide To Understanding Greg Hunt’s ‘Nonsense’ Carbon Con | newmatilda.com.

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10 things we learned about Abbott’s contempt for climate

10 things we learned about Abbott’s contempt for climate.

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Senior Rabbi Moshe Gutnick says anti-halal campaign ‘ignorant and prejudiced’

Senior Rabbi Moshe Gutnick says anti-halal campaign ‘ignorant and prejudiced’.

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Tony Abbott Village Idiot

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Billy Gordon and the Dirt King

Billy Gordon and the Dirt King.

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Australian workers’ living standards falling, think tank warns – Abbott’s lucky country

Australian workers’ living standards falling, think tank warns – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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Head to Head – Israeli settlers: Patriots or invaders?

A UN report says Israeli settlements violate human rights and could be prosecuted as war crimes, but many Israeli settlers consider themselves patriots. So what hope is there for peace in the Middle East?In a country where settlers are now … Continue reading

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Time to boycott Israel?

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Tony Abbott and the normalisation of bad politics – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Tony Abbott and the normalisation of bad politics – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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Business before science – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Business before science – » The Australian Independent Media Network.

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Why The Fate Of The World’s Climate Is Largely In Australia’s Hands | newmatilda.com

Why The Fate Of The World’s Climate Is Largely In Australia’s Hands | newmatilda.com.

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VIDEO: New Survey Shows TV Weathercasters Increasingly Accept Climate Change | Blog | Media Matters for America

VIDEO: New Survey Shows TV Weathercasters Increasingly Accept Climate Change | Blog | Media Matters for America.

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Bob Ellis: Questions for Deporter Dutton

Bob Ellis: Questions for Deporter Dutton.

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IPCC: More Than All of Observed Warming Has Been Caused by Humanity’s Emissions

IPCC: More Than All of Observed Warming Has Been Caused by Humanity’s Emissions.

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