2018-09-12: Social Media Postees

The Struggle of Small Farmers in Argentina's Crisis
Vijay Prashad | counterpunch.org | 2018-09-12
Thirty years ago, in my economics text book, the section on international trade referred to Argentina. It would be better — said the author — for Argentina to concentrate on production and export of beef, while Germany should put its resources towards electronic products. This was the essence of the comparative advantage theory — do…
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Worries Grow Over "Rickety Old" Nuclear Power Plants in Hurricane Florence's Path
Julia Conley | mintpressnews.com | 2018-09-12
"The storm's potential path also includes half a dozen nuclear power plants, pits holding coal-ash and other industrial waste, and numerous eastern hog farms that store animal waste in massive open-air lagoons." | The post Worries Grow Over "Rickety Old" Nuclear Power Plants in Hurricane Florence's Path appeared first on MintPress News.
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On the Brink with Russia in Syria Again, 5 Years Later
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2018-09-12
It's deja-vu all over again in Syria, with the U.S. on the verge of a confrontation with Russia as Donald Trump faces his biggest decision yet as president, comments Ray McGovern. By Ray McGovern Special to Consortium News The New… Read more ?…
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YouTube Censors Accounts Reporting Truth About Syria's Idlib
Julia Kassem | mintpressnews.com | 2018-09-12
San Bruno based video sharing website YouTube shut down multiple Syria-based accounts on Saturday in attempts to enforce media blackouts against Syrian state and their allied forces. | Among the accounts removed are those of the Syrian Ministry of Defense, SANA News Agency, and the Syrian presidency. The accounts have been taken down due to "violations to platform's terms of service and legal complaints," as an error message reads upon attempting t…
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Why Is The US Siding With Al-Qaeda In Syria And Yemen?
Ron Paul | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
Last week, I urged the Secretary of State and National Security Advisor to stop protecting al-Qaeda in Syria by demanding that the Syrian government leave Idlib under al-Qaeda control. While it may seem hard to believe that the US government is helping al-Qaeda in Syria, it's not as strange as it may seem: our interventionist […] | The post Why Is The US Siding With Al-Qaeda In Syria And Yemen? appeared first on The Iranian.
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Putin Says Suspects in U.K. Nerve-Agent Poisoning Are 'Civilians'
Staff | truthdig.com | 2018-09-12
Britain has charged two alleged agents of Russia's military intelligence agency in absentia following an attack in March. | The post Putin Says Suspects in U.K. Nerve-Agent Poisoning Are 'Civilians' appeared first on Truthdig: Expert Reporting, Current News, Provocative Columnists.
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Bob Woodward Explains in Vivid Detail How Trump Throws Tantrums When Confronted With the Truth on MSNBC's Morning Joe
Travis Gettys, Raw Story | alternet.org | 2018-09-12
"I don't want to hear it," Trump said, according to Woodward. ". . . I don't want to deal with it. " | Bob Woodward explained to MSNBC's "Morning Joe" that President Donald Trump is fundamentally incapable of facing reality — and throws tantrums to avoid the truth. The journalist and author said much of the best reporting on Trump's presidency has focused on the Russia investigation, but Woodward said he uncovered a troubling pattern in all of the pr. . .
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Growing Military Ties: China-Russia Week Long War Games
Zero Hedge | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
In total it's expected that 300,000 troops and close to 40,000 vehicles will participate in Vostok, which is to coincide with talks between Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping in Vladivostok on Tuesday. [dropcap]M[/dropcap]ore details have emerged revealing just how extensive the joint China-Russia week long 'Vostok' war games will be, set to kick off Tuesday, which is to […] | The post Growing Military Ties: China-Russia Week Long War Games appeared first on
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Iranian-Russian Alliance: Bringing About A More Peaceful World
Robert Fantina | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
Iran's growing power and influence in the Middle East is a major cause of concern for the imperialist United States. Last week, Russian President Vladimir Putin met with the Ayatollah Khamenei and Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri to discuss a variety of issues, and U.S. aggression in the Middle East was a major topic. The […] | The post Iranian-Russian Alliance: Bringing About A More Peaceful World appeared first on The Iranian.
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The Two Sides Of American Exceptionalism
Joseph S. Nye | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
Any post-Trump US president will confront a fundamental question. Can the US promote democratic values without military intervention and crusades, and at the same time take a non-hegemonic lead in establishing and maintaining the institutions needed for a world of interdependence? [dropcap]I[/dropcap]n July, I joined 43 other scholars of international relations in paying for a […] | The post The Two Sides Of American Exceptionalism appeared first on The Iranian.
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Gramsci, Passive Revolution and 20th Century Iran
Marziyeh Asgari Vash | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-12
The struggle for democracy, development, independence and an egalitarian society in Iran is a century old. … | The post Gramsci, Passive Revolution and 20th Century Iran appeared first on Global Research.
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US Blames, Threatens Iran For Iraqi Attacks On US Facilities
Middle East Monitor | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
The United States warned Iran on Tuesday it will "respond swiftly and decisively" to any attacks by Tehran's allies in Iraq that resulted in injury to Americans or damage to US facilities, Reuters reports. The statement by the White House press secretary accused Iran of not preventing attacks in recent days on the US Consulate […] | The post US Blames, Threatens Iran For Iraqi Attacks On US Facilities appeared first on The Iranian.
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Trump Sanctions on Iran May Already Be Backfiring as Tehran's Oil Revenues Soar
Whitney Webb | mintpressnews.com | 2018-09-12
Further oil price increases could trigger a slowdown in domestic or global economic growth, which could further complicate the U.S.' Iran policy and Trump's domestic political situation. | The post Trump Sanctions on Iran May Already Be Backfiring as Tehran's Oil Revenues Soar appeared first on MintPress News.
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US Favorite Candidate for Iraq PM, Haider al-Abadi Has Fallen with the Burned Walls of the Iranian Consulate in Basra
Elijah J. Magnier | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-12
The US favourite candidate for the prime ministership Haider Abadi lost his last chance to renew … | The post US Favorite Candidate for Iraq PM, Haider al-Abadi Has Fallen with the Burned Walls of the Iranian Consulate in Basra appeared first on Global Research.
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Protestors Attack Iranian Embassy In Finland
RFE | iranian.com | 2018-09-12
Police in Helsinki, Finland, has arrested four demonstrators during a protest gathering in front of the Iranian embassy Monday afternoon September 10. "According to the local media and the police, the protestors snatched an Iranian flag from the embassy premises and set it on fire. They also pelted stones at police on duty at the […] | The post Protestors Attack Iranian Embassy In Finland appeared first on The Iranian.
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Will the U.S. Let India Continue to Import Iranian Crude?
Tim Daiss | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-12
India is increasingly finding itself caught between competing alliances. | On one hand, ties between Washington and … | The post Will the U.S. Let India Continue to Import Iranian Crude? appeared first on Global Research.
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'Same as 9/11': Edgy senator compares 'Russian meddling' to murder of 3,000 Americans
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-12
Angus King, an independent US Senator for Maine, told a crowd of first responders that Russia's alleged 'meddling' in the 2016 election was "the same kind of attack" that took place on 9/11. | …
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Russian government cracks down on protesters during regional elections
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-12
The crackdown on supporters of Navalny is meant to intimidate the millions of Russian workers and youth who oppose Putin's pension reform.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

Syria will be heavy in the news this week
David | indybay.org | 2018-09-12
As the Syrian Army attempts to take back Idlib from International Jihadis and Syrian rebels, we can expect an uptick in the news and the war-machine propaganda mill as well.
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The large Syrian city of Idlib is now the focal point for ending the war in Syria, on not
David | indybay.org | 2018-09-12
What happens in Syria this week will determine how much longer the war there will continue. It's a sad and tragic situation, but of course the dark forces will always seek to drag it out and/or make it worse. The Syrian government has offered rebels safe passage and rehabilitation in the past. The international Jihadis should be offered safe passage out of the country, preferably to one of the countries who are sponsoring or supporting them.
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Seventeen years after 9/11: From "war on terror" to "great power conflict"
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-12
On the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, Washington is on the verge of launching a massive new Syrian offensive in defense of Al Qaeda-linked forces.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

German government plans combat mission against Syria
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-12
Behind the backs of the German people, the Grand Coalition government is preparing a massive combat mission against the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

Other Cinema – Girls' Choice: CHRISTIAN DIVINE's THE BLUE AGE OF VIDEO GAMES
Craig Baldwin | indybay.org | 2018-09-12
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Leaked Clips from Censored Documentary on Israel Lobby Reveal Attacks on US Activists
Shared by Hezvo Mpunga | therealnews.com | 2018-09-11
Excerpts of the censored Al Jazeera undercover film on the Israel lobby in the US have started to be leaked. The Electronic Intifada's Ali Abunimah and the Grayzone Project's Max Blumenthal explain how these clips show the Israeli government backing attacks on American pro-Palestinian activists and Black Lives Matter | The post Leaked Clips from Censored Documentary on Israel Lob…
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What Will Happen to America After Donald Trump?
Andrew Bacevich, Tom Dispatch | alternet.org | 2018-09-11
Yet the cataclysm that Trump's ascendency was said to signify has yet to occur. Barring a nuclear war, it won't. | Donald Trump's tenure as the 45th U. S. president may last another few weeks, another year, or another 16 months. However unsettling the prospect, the leaky vessel that is the S. S. Trump might even manage to stay afloat for a second term. Nonetheless, recent headline-making revelations suggest that, like some derelict ship that's gone aground, the Trump pres. . .
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Are Warnings About Chemical Warfare in Syria Another 'Weapon of Mass Distraction'?
Shared by Hezvo Mpunga | therealnews.com | 2018-09-11
Col. Larry Wilkerson says that it was the plan of John Bolton and the neocons to take Iraq, then Syria, and then Iran. These false flag operations are all about maintaining the perpetual war in the region | The post Are Warnings About Chemical Warfare in Syria Another 'Weapon of Mass Distraction'? appeared first on The Real News Net…
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Did Trump Almost Start WW III With Russia?
Juan Cole | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
According to Bob Woodward's just-released book, "Fear," Donald Trump had been pressed to use 200 cruise missiles to destroy the Syrian Air Force in 2017. Knowing that the Russian Aerospace Forces personnel were all over Syrian air bases, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis became alarmed, and shaped a limited response to the Syrian regime's use […] | The post Did Trump Almost Start WW III With Russia? appeared first on The Iranian.
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Video: US Denies Use of White Phosphorus Bombs in Syria, Western Support of Al Qaeda Terrorists
Mark Taliano | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-11
Tensions are growing in Syria as Turkey is reportedly increasing its troops stationed at the Syrian … | The post Video: US Denies Use of White Phosphorus Bombs in Syria, Western Support of Al Qaeda Terrorists appeared first on Global Research.
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Behind the Anglo-American War on Russia. Prevent the Domination of Eurasia by Russia and China
F. William Engdahl | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-11
Perhaps they had a chance back during the Obama days when Secretary of State Hillary Clinton… | The post Behind the Anglo-American War on Russia. Prevent the Domination of Eurasia by Russia and China appeared first on Global Research.
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Russia's Pivoting to the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea via Eritrea and the UAE
Andrew Korybko | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-11
Featured image: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met Eritrea's Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, August 31, 2018, … | The post Russia's Pivoting to the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea via Eritrea and the UAE appeared first on Global Research.
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Iran Factor Seen In Tajikistan's Stranded Trucks
Eurasianet | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
For the last two weeks, around 50 trucks traveling to or from Tajikistan have lain stranded on the northern and southern borders of Turkmenistan in a standoff that defies immediate explanation. The trucks traveling from Tajikistan are carrying aluminum, produced at the country's giant Talco plant, to Turkey. The cargo coming in the other direction comprises […] | The post Iran Factor Seen In Tajikistan's Stranded Trucks appeared first on The Iranian.
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Photos Of Drought In North Khorasan Province
Mehr News | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
According to Iran's Meteorological Organization, 98.1 percent of the country suffers from varying degrees of drought. The following photos show drought in northeastern province of North Khorasan. | The post Photos Of Drought In North Khorasan Province appeared first on The Iranian.
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US Judge Orders Iran To Pay $104.7 Million For 1996 Truck Bombing In Saudi Arabia
Middle East Monitor | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
A federal US judge has ordered Iran to pay $104.7 million to victims of a 1996 truck bombing in Saudi Arabia which killed 19 US military personnel. The Washington judge, Chief Judge Beryl Howell, ruled against the Islamic Republic and the country's Revolutionary Guards. No representative from Tehran was present during the case and Iran's […] | The post US Judge Orders Iran To Pay $104.7 Million For 1996 Truck Bombing In Saudi Arabia appeared first on
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How To Lose Friends And Encourage Terrorism
Brian Cloughley | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
Quite a lot happened at the beginning of September, including threats by the US president against a mainstay American ally, Canada; the total cutting of US aid to Palestinians; and release of a national survey showing that 60 per cent of Americans disapprove of President Trump's performance. The President of the United States certainly shows the world that he […] | The post How To Lose Friends And Encourage Terrorism appeared first on The Iranian.
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Medical Tourist Arrivals In Iran Doubles
Tehran Times | iranian.com | 2018-09-11
Medical tourist arrivals in the country has nearly doubled in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year, corresponding to spring 2018, from a year earlier, said an official with the Ministry of Health. Saeid Hashemzadeh who presides over the ministry's medical tourism department told ISNA in an interview published on Sunday, "Based […] | The post Medical Tourist Arrivals In Iran Doubles appeared first on The Iranian.
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Far-Right Gains in Swedish Election, Continuing European Trend
Shared by Hezvo Mpunga | therealnews.com | 2018-09-11
The far-right and anti-immigrant party, Swedish Democrats, increase their share of the vote from 13 to 18 percent, while neither of the two major party alliances, of the center-left and of the center-right has enough votes to form a government on its own. We analyze the result with Ali Esbati, an Iranian-Swedish member of parliament | The post Far-Right Gains in Swedish Election, Continuing European Tren…
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Consular visits as proof of guilt? Russian Embassy slams Butina prosecutors & neo-McCarthyism
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-11
The Russian embassy has called "absurd" US claims that frequent visits of its officials to jailed gun activist Maria Butina mean she is a valuable Kremlin asset. The embassy says it treats all Russian citizens like that. | …
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Is Russia behind 'attacks' on US diplomats in Cuba & China? Anonymous US officials obviously say yes
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-11
NBC has achieved the seemingly impossible, somehow managing to incorporate mysterious brain-zapping weapons, evidence-free accusations from anonymous US officials, and Russia, into a juicy smorgasbord of journalistic excellence. | …
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Venezuela and the hypocrisy of US imperialism
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-11
While the US ruling establishment promotes aggression against Russia with claims of election "meddling," it plots the overthrow of elected governments and military invasions.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

'Deep state has full control': Crosstalk discusses the US strategy in Syria
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-11
Given President Trump's policy reversal on Syria, the US looks set to remain mired in the 7-year conflict indefinitely. With Syria in rubble, and with the risk of clashes with Russia, our panelists ask, what's the US strategy? | …
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As Assad Claims Victory in Syrian Civil War, Families Learn Fates of Disappeared Loved Ones
Murtaza Hussain | theintercept.com | 2018-09-10
Three years ago, Noura Ghazi's husband died in Assad's prisons. The government only gave notice of his death this year. | The post As Assad Claims Victory in Syrian Civil War, Families Learn Fates of Disappeared Loved Ones appeared first on The Intercept.
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Unequal Justice: From Russiagate to Trumpgate
Bill Blum | progressive.org | 2018-09-10
Impeachment is not limited to indictable offenses. As Alexander Hamilton wrote, impeachment extends to serious violations of "the public trust."
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US officials met with Venezuelan military to discuss coup plot
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-10
Washington's involvement in yet another Latin American coup plot makes plain the hypocrisy of the claims of Russian "meddling" by sections of the American bourgeoisie and media.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

Butina prosecutors wrote their own James Bond novel with sex allegations — and the media loved it
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-10
US prosecutors who wrongly accused Russian 'foreign agent' and gun activist Maria Butina of trading sex for influence peddled their own cheap James Bond fan fiction. No matter how incorrect, the media lapped it up. | …
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Syriza jails Syrian swimmer Sara Mardini for helping refugees in Greece
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-10
This blatant attempt to criminalize humanitarian aid to refugees is a devastating exposure of the European Union and Greece's Syriza government.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

Grand Coalition adopts plan for historic rearmament of German military forces
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-10
Behind the backs of the population, the Grand Coalition of Christian Democrats and Social Democrats is planning a massive arms drive.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

US Marines deploy to Syria for live fire exercise
wsws | wsws.org | 2018-09-10
The drill, which included air assaults backed by artillery fire, underscores that the seven-year war in Syria could rapidly escalate into a direct clash between the major powers.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/09…

Bolton promises 'much stronger' response if chemical weapons used in Syria
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-10
US national security adviser John Bolton has warned that the US, France and UK will launch a 'much stronger' response to any chemical weapons attack in Syria, as the US bolsters its regional military presence in preparation. | …
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Trump receives 'positive' letter from Kim Jong-un requesting new meeting — White House
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-10
Donald Trump has received a "warm" letter from North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un about scheduling a second meeting, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has confirmed, adding that conversations about a new summit are underway. | …
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Moscow Has Upped the Ante in Syria
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2018-09-09
As Syrian forces backed by Russia launch the final showdown in Syria against jihadist extremists in Idlib province, the potential for a U.S.-Russia confrontation has never been greater, as VIPS warns in this memo to the president. September 9, 2018 MEMORANDUM… Read more ?…
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Accused 'Russian agent' Butina didn't offer sex for job, prosecutors admit
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-09
US prosecutors have admitted that they wrongly accused Maria Butina, the Russian gun activist jailed in the US on charges of being an unregistered "foreign agent," of offering sex in exchange for a job. | …
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Consortium News on Flashpoints: Max Blumenthal, As'ad AbuKhalil and Diana Johnstone
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2018-09-08
The second episode of Consortium News on Flash Points focuses on two different perspectives on John McCain and the real meaning of Russian interference in U.S. politics. In collaboration with Dennis Bernstein, host of Pacifica Radio's syndicated show Flashpoints, Consortium… Read more ?…
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Pentagon designing 'Glide Breaker' interceptor to hit enemy hypersonic missiles — media
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-08
The Pentagon's DARP agency has started to develop a hard-kill interceptor capable of hitting incoming hypersonic projectiles. The move follows news of Russia's success in building top-class high-speed weapons. | …
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Pentagon to present its own plan of 'effective war on terror' in Syria — without Russia
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-08
Washington has its own plan on how to "effectively" combat terrorism in Syria, the Pentagon has said, adding that the US is not planning to cooperate with Moscow on the issue. | …
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Pentagon 'routinely' briefs Trump on 'military options' in case of chemical attack in Syria
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-08
While no final decision has yet been made, a top US general says he's involved in "routine dialogue" with Donald Trump to keep him informed about "military options" for retaliation in case "chemical weapons are used" in Syria. | …
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Idlib on Brink of "Humanitarian Catastrophe" as Syrian Military Threatens to Invade Rebel-Held City
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2018-09-07
The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey are meeting today in Tehran as the Syrian military is threatening a massive invasion of the rebel-held city of Idlib. Russia and Iran are close allies to Syria, while Turkey has been a key supporter of the opposition. This comes as the United States will chair a U.N. Security Council meeting today on the crisis in Syria. The U.N. is warning that an assault on Idlib could lead to a humanitarian catastrophe. U.N. special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said that if talks in Tehran fail, as many as 800,000 citizens may flee the region and that panic is spreading among Idlib'…
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'Not Watergate, just gossip': Pulitzer winner on Bob Woodward's new anti-Trump bombshell
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-07
The paradoxical era of anonymous anti-Trump reporting has turned once-solid journalism into a carnival of unverifiable accusations. True or not, they distract from real issues, says Pulitzer prize winning journalist Chris Hedges. | …
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Trump says he could meet Russia investigation special counsel 'under certain circumstances'
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-07
Donald Trump has said he could meet with the special counsel investigating Russia's supposed meddling in US elections. It would require "certain circumstances," as the president doesn't want "to be set up with a perjury trap." | …
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Psychic Haley knows 'exactly' who's responsible for the next chemical attack in Syria
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-06
Nikki Haley has stated that she knows "exactly" who is going to use chemical weapons in Syria's Idlib. The prophecy comes amid warnings that the terrorists are preparing a false flag attack to trigger a US-coalition intervention. | …
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'Trump will go nuclear': Pundits respond to anonymous 'coup' published by NYT
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-06
Pundits are lining up to weigh in on a salacious New York Times op-ed allegedly penned by an anonymous #Resister in the Trump administration, with some experts on television calling the piece an all-out coup against the president. | …
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Pentagon has 'zero intelligence' on Syrian militants' chemical weapons capabilities — Mattis
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-06
Despite having a "fairly good penetration" of the Syrian opposition groups, the US has not seen any evidence suggesting that the militants in Idlib are capable of staging a chemical attack, the US defense secretary claimed. | …
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Censored Documentary Exposes the Israeli Government's Attack on Black Lives Matter
Max Blumenthal | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-09-05
Exclusive footage from the censored Al Jazeera documentary, "The Lobby — USA," shows Israeli government officials taking credit for attacks… | The post Censored Documentary Exposes the Israeli Government's Attack on Black Lives Matter appeared first on Grayzone Project.
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The Syrian War Is Still Raging, but the Battle Over Reconstruction Has Already Begun
Richard Salame | thenation.com | 2018-09-05
The Syrian War Is Still Raging, but the Battle Over Reconstruction Has Already Begun…
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Satire nose no bounds: Mattis didn't avert nuclear war by grabbing Trump's nostrils, journo confirms
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-05
In a comical reflection of the current US political climate, a sports journalist has been forced to admit that James Mattis did not, in fact, grab US President Donald Trump's nose during a heated exchange over nuking North Korea. | …
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Leaked Scenes from Censored Documentary Reveal Israel Lobbyist Noah Pollak Astroturfing an Anti-Palestinian Protest
Max Blumenthal | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-08-29
Exclusive leaked scenes from Al Jazeera's "The Lobby — USA" documentary show how Emergency Committee for Israel Executive Director Noah… | The post Leaked Scenes from Censored Documentary Reveal Israel Lobbyist Noah Pollak Astroturfing an Anti-Palestinian Protest appeared first on Grayzone Project.
grayzoneproject.com/2018/08/28/l…

Big Tech Corporations Are Now Banning Iranian Social Media Accounts — A Censored Student Journalist Speaks out
Ben Norton | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-08-24
Google, Facebook, and Twitter are removing social media accounts of real life Iranians who are falsely dubbed as "government trolls."… | The post Big Tech Corporations Are Now Banning Iranian Social Media Accounts — A Censored Student Journalist Speaks out appeared first on Grayzone Project.
grayzoneproject.com/2018/08/24/b…

Inside America's Meddling Machine: The US Funded Group that Interferes in Elections Around the Globe
Max Blumenthal | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-08-21
Filmed inside the Capitol, this Grayzone special explores the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), a taxpayer-funded organization that has interfered… | The post Inside America's Meddling Machine: The US Funded Group that Interferes in Elections Around the Globe appeared first on Grayzone Project.
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Soaring Defense Budget Shortchanges our Future
Christopher Dale | progressive.org | 2018-08-15
Viewed through a global lens, our defense budget looks obscene.
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How Nicaragua's 'Left-Wing' Opposition MRS Are NGO Opportunists Lobbying the West for Regime Change
Max Blumenthal | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-08-15
The Sandinista Renovation Movement (Movimiento Renovador Sandinista — MRS) is the intellectual, left-sounding arm of reactionary politics in Nicaragua. Its… | The post How Nicaragua's 'Left-Wing' Opposition MRS Are NGO Opportunists Lobbying the West for Regime Change appeared first on Grayzone Project.
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Pakistan's 'Russiagate' Elections: Imran Khan and the Rational 'Villains' the West Loves to Hate
Junaid Ahmad | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-08-13
The post-election despair of Pakistan's Western-oriented elites echoes the American establishment's moral panic over Russian meddling. By Junaid S. Ahmad… | The post Pakistan's 'Russiagate' Elections: Imran Khan and the Rational 'Villains' the West Loves to Hate appeared first on Grayzone Project.
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