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Two Nuclear Leaks in the UNITED STATES. One is Likely Worse Than Fukushima. – ORGANIC AND HEALTHY

Source: Two Nuclear Leaks in the UNITED STATES. One is Likely Worse Than Fukushima. – ORGANIC AND HEALTHY

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Syria – View From Damascus

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The simple Number that will Defeat Trump’s attempt to Roll back Obama Energy Policies

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – Trump’s Executive Order deregulating dangerous gas emissions is being signed today … Source: The simple Number that will Defeat Trump’s attempt to Roll back Obama Energy Policies

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Four-and-a-half false statements EPA head Scott Pruitt made in just one interview

Team Trump begins to roll out its plan to kill climate action, making up facts and ruining your children’s future. Source: Four-and-a-half false statements EPA head Scott Pruitt made in just one interview

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US refugee deal: Architect of deal says arrangement loosely based on Australia ‘doing more’ – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The architect of the US-Australia refugee deal says the arrangement was loosely contingent on Australia considering resettling people from Central America, Africa and reuniting separated refugee families. Source: US refugee deal: Architect of deal says arrangement loosely based on Australia … Continue reading

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Rebecca Berg On CNN: Trump “Listens To Fox News And Other Cable News Shows As If They Were His Advisers”

From the March 17 edition of CNN’s The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer: Source: Rebecca Berg On CNN: Trump “Listens To Fox News And Other Cable News Shows As If They Were His Advisers”

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The EPA Used to Tweet About the Environment. Now It Just Tweets About Scott Pruitt. | Mother Jones

It’s his own PR firm. Source: The EPA Used to Tweet About the Environment. Now It Just Tweets About Scott Pruitt. | Mother Jones

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“Get out of my Country!” White Terrorist Shoots Asian-American Engineers in Wake of Trump Visa Ban

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – It is alleged that Adam W. Purinton, a regular at a … Source: “Get out of my Country!” White Terrorist Shoots Asian-American Engineers in Wake of Trump Visa Ban

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The Breitbartification Of CPAC

“My biggest fear is that later this week I will be among the legions at CPAC rearranging the furniture,” wrote Andrew Breitbart just days before the first Conservative Political Action Conference of President Barack Obama’s administration. “Instead, the conservative movement … Continue reading

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Trump, Russia Dispel Collusion Rumours, In Carefully Crafted Joint Statement – The Shovel

Source: Trump, Russia Dispel Collusion Rumours, In Carefully Crafted Joint Statement – The Shovel

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U.S. Warns NATO: Increase Spending Or We Might ‘Moderate’ Support | The Huffington Post

“America cannot care more for your children’s future security than you do.” Source: U.S. Warns NATO: Increase Spending Or We Might ‘Moderate’ Support | The Huffington Post

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America’s Looming War with Iran: What You’re Not Being Told

The United States is on a war path with Iran. Source: America’s Looming War with Iran: What You’re Not Being Told

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US Travel Ban: Muslim-Americans Follow Lead Of Republicans By Pretending To Be Christian

By The Shovel on January 31, 2017 With many Muslims now banned from entering the United States, some have been left with no choice but to pretend to be Christian – a desperate measure first perfected by Republican politicians. Following … Continue reading

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Jesus Distances Himself From United States

  PEARLY GATES – For generations religious kooks from all across America have claimed that the country was founded on Christian principles and is indeed a “Christian nation,” whatever the hell that means. However, their credibility took a big hit … Continue reading

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Nice media conference but the Trump-Putin agenda dwarfs Theresa May’s to-do list

Surely she didn’t believe Trump’s commitment to NATO. Nonetheless, it would have been useful for her to get him on the record – sort-of. Source: Nice media conference but the Trump-Putin agenda dwarfs Theresa May’s to-do list

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Refugees and green card holders refused entry to the US as Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim order comes into force

President Donald Trump’s executive order closing the nation’s borders to refugees was put into immediate effect on Friday night. Source: Refugees and green card holders refused entry to the US as Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim order comes into force

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Illegal Votes? Reports Mysterious Foreigner Voted 3 Million Times In US Election

Donald Trump’s repeated claim that millions of illegal votes were cast in the recent presidential election appear to be true, with reports that one man – an unregistered voter from Moscow – may have voted 3 million times. The man … Continue reading

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Jack Ma says the US wasted all the money it made on globalization in fighting costly wars: Shanghaiist

On the second day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Source: Jack Ma says the US wasted all the money it made on globalization in fighting costly wars: Shanghaiist

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Obama Vows To Destroy Country One Last Time Before Inauguration

  WASHINGTON – At a press conference earlier today President Obama pledged to destroy the country one last time before turning over the reigns of power to Donald Trump, the first illiterate person to be elected President of the United … Continue reading

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Trump reportedly planning to ban journalists from the White House

Donald Trump’s relationship with the media has always been contentious. But his latest idea for the White House press corps may be the most alarming yet. Source: Trump reportedly planning to ban journalists from the White House

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Welcome to Psychopathocracy | Informed Comment

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – We are now on the brink of a new form of … Source: Welcome to Psychopathocracy | Informed Comment

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China’s richest man warns Trump that 20,000 jobs are on the line if he tries to screw with him: Shanghaiist

China’s richest man has something to say to Donald Trump: if Source: China’s richest man warns Trump that 20,000 jobs are on the line if he tries to screw with him: Shanghaiist

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Nearly half of Americans support sanctions on Israel, poll finds | +972 Magazine

As the Democratic party regroups ahead of the next election cycle, it would be wise for its leadership to examine areas where the Clinton campaign diverged from the party’s base. Israel-Palestine is one of those issues. The number of Americans … Continue reading

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The moment the US gave the world to China

The Chinese didn’t imagine that the US would walk away from global leadership so readily. But it has happened, in plain view. On Friday. Source: The moment the US gave the world to China

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Hate Like This Is Spreading Across the Country. Will Donald Trump Denounce It? | The Nation

Donald Trump’s hate-filled rhetoric has been encouraging violence against people of color since the beginning of his campaign. In March, for example, Wichita State University student Khondoker Usama and his friend were assaulted at a gas station. Source: Hate Like This Is … Continue reading

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Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic to Lead EPA Transition – Scientific American

Choosing Myron Ebell means Trump plans to drastically reshape climate policies Source: Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic to Lead EPA Transition – Scientific American

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White, Male, Billionaire ‘Outsider’ Candidate Elected President, In Big Middle Finger To Establishment

By The Shovel on November 10, 2016 Americans have sent the strongest possible message to the nation’s establishment, electing a 70 year-old rich white man from New York. “We really showed them,” one Republican voter said today. “Those elites with … Continue reading

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US election 2016: It’s not about racism or sexism, it’s about class warfare

Trump was so repugnant because he violated our sense of identity politics. Source: US election 2016: It’s not about racism or sexism, it’s about class warfare

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Heaven help us — George Carlin was right: Donald Trump is America – Salon.com

As a wise comedian says, we must own Trump — he didn’t fall from the sky and, yes, he is a reflection our nation Source: Heaven help us — George Carlin was right: Donald Trump is America – Salon.com

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Andrew Sullivan: Trump, America, and the Abyss

As Election Day draws close, it is worth simply reiterating the evidence in front of our nose that this republic is in serious danger. Source: Andrew Sullivan: Trump, America, and the Abyss

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Indigenous Affairs Video …Global unity for Standing Rock and DAPL protest

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We need to get back to basics. Who is the biggest fascist: Hillary or Donald? | First Dog on the Moon | Opinion | The Guardian

The US election is a complete shambles, it is a total shemozzle. It’s like a shambles and a shemozzle got together and had a whole family of calamities Source: We need to get back to basics. Who is the biggest … Continue reading

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Trustworthy sycophants: How Australia became America’s lapdog. – » The Australian Independent Media Network

In memory of Desmond John “Des” Ball AO (20 May 1947 – 12 October 2016) When George H W Bush first publicly coined the phrase New World Order, a term previously proscribed to conspiracy buffs, it came as both a … Continue reading

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Is America on the right side of history? – Al Jazeera English

America sees conflicts shaded in black or white and avoids all complex and nuanced ambiguities. Source: Is America on the right side of history? – Al Jazeera English

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U.S. Peace Council returns from Syria: “It is not President Assad against his own people, it is President Assad and the Syrian people, all together, against outside mercenary forces, terror organisations, supported by Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United States, and underneath it, Israel” | the real Syrian Free Press

The truth about Syria and what is happening in Syria is all here, in the video below, outlined and documented during this press briefing by the U.S. Peace Council (USPC).We cannot be sure how l… Source: U.S. Peace Council returns … Continue reading

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‘Deal with the devil’: US ‘ready to ally with terror’ to overthrow Assad – Russia Foreign Ministry — RT News

Moscow has accused Washington of sabotaging the Syria ceasefire deal, saying that the US will be responsible for any new terror attacks in Syria, as by taking no action against Al-Nusra terrorists it shows it is ready “to make a … Continue reading

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The Counted: people killed by police in the United States – interactive | US news | The Guardian 793

The Counted People killed by police in the US 793  Identified     The Guardian has been counting the people killed by US law enforcement agencies since 2015. Read their stories and contribute to our ongoing, crowdsourced project Source: The … Continue reading

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Let’s learn from the mistakes that created US poverty, not copy them | Van Badham | Opinion | The Guardian

While I’ve been in the US this year, the issue of food insecurity has become a pressing issue. We can’t let Malcolm Turnbull lead us down that path Source: Let’s learn from the mistakes that created US poverty, not copy … Continue reading

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New York explosion: NYPD investigating Tumblr manifesto claiming to be the suspected bomber | The Independent

Authorities are investigating an alleged manifesto posted online which purportedly claims responsibility for an “intentional” bomb which exploded in New York earlier today, injuring 29 people. A manhunt for the person or persons responsible is underway and the city’s governor … Continue reading

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War ‘Has Become a Permanent Condition’ for the United States – Truthdig

At the annual Veterans For Peace convention, speakers including filmmaker Oliver Stone, historian Andrew Bracevich and journalist Ann Jones discussed public relation campaigns in support of war and the struggles American veterans face. Source: War ‘Has Become a Permanent Condition’ … Continue reading

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The high-school dropout who turned ‘Murder Capital USA’ into a model of how to police a city | Voices | The Independent

As a life trajectory it takes some beating – even in the US, that land of eternal reinvention. At the age of 14 Cathy Lanier dropped out of high school. She was pregnant at 14, an unmarried mother at 15. … Continue reading

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Are Hillary Clinton’s Strong Poll Numbers Misleading? | The Nation

Political science tells us Hillary Clinton will win the election—the poll numbers are so clearly in her favor. As of this moment, the authoritative FiveThirtyEight “polls only” forecast says Clinton’s chance of beating Trump is 86.6 percent. Source: Are Hillary … Continue reading

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Florida Governor Rick Scott Pledges To Personally Eradicate Zika Mosquitoes

Posted in politics     TALLAHASSEE –  (CT&P) – Florida governor and ancient Aztec snake god Rick Scott held a press conference this morning and pledged to take action to eradicate Zika mosquitoes invading the Miami area. Frustrated by the … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton gains 10 points over Donald Trump in first poll after DNC 2016 | US elections | News | The Independent

The first national poll taken since the end of the Democratic National Convention has found Hillary Clinton leaping by 10 percentage points to a 15-point national lead. Source: Hillary Clinton gains 10 points over Donald Trump in first poll after … Continue reading

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US criminal justice system targets minorities more than Wall Street thieves – UN human rights expert — RT America

The United States continues to be mired in racial, social, and economic inequalities, inhibiting the basic rights of its citizens, especially people of color, says a UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association. … Continue reading

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Virginia officer said ‘This is my second one’ after killing William Chapman | US news | The Guardian

Court hears of comment made by Stephen Rankin, charged with murder in the 18-year-old’s death, in reference to another unarmed man he killed years earlier Source: Virginia officer said ‘This is my second one’ after killing William Chapman | US … Continue reading

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Google this! Hillary Clinton and the Syrian regime-change conspiracy — RT Op-Edge

If you’d have said a year ago that the US State Department, Google, and Al Jazeera had been collaborating in pursuance of regime change in Syria, chances are you’d have been casually dismissed as a ‘crank’ and a ‘conspiracy theorist’. … Continue reading

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Clinton Email: We Must Destroy Syria For Israel | Cognitive Liberty

A leaked Hillary Clinton email confirms that the Obama administration, with Hillary at the helm, orchestrated a civil war in Syria to benefit Israel. The new Wikileaks release shows the then Secret… Source: Clinton Email: We Must Destroy Syria For … Continue reading

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Turkey coup: President Tayyip Erdogan’s message for Barack Obama

Istanbul’s international airport has reopened with Turkish Airlines resuming flights on Saturday following a failed coup attempt. Source: Turkey coup: President Tayyip Erdogan’s message for Barack Obama

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The Netherlands Has a Unique Problem — Empty Prisons

  The Netherlands has so many empty prisons that many of them are now being used to house refugees or store prisoners for Norway and Belgium. Source: The Netherlands Has a Unique Problem — Empty Prisons

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