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The Werewolves who Hated Castro

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/12/07/the-werewolves-who-hated-castro/ The Little Havana celebrations of Fidel Castro’s death last month had a touch of mean-spirited delusion since perhaps Castro’s greatest achievement was defying American power and living to die of old age, observes Greg Maybury. By Greg Maybury Considering … Continue reading

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The Establishment Strikes Back

The Establishment Strikes Back Donald Trump’s win shook up the System but the empire is already striking back as the same-ole powers-that-be seek to “guide” Trump back to establishment-friendly and pro-war policies that many voters rejected, writes Gilbert Doctorow. By … Continue reading

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Trump’s Blindness Towards Slavery: Jim Crow

Exclusive: Donald Trump’s remarkable comments about American blacks never being worse off demonstrated a stunning ignorance of or callousness toward the grotesque evils of slavery and Jim Crow, writes Marjorie Cohn. By Marjorie Cohn The almost daily reports of police … Continue reading

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NATO marches towards destruction

Consortium News: As the West’s elites growl about “Russian aggression” – as they once did about Iraq’s WMD – NATO leaders meet in Poland to plan a costly and dangerous new Cold War, while shunning the few voices of dissent, John V. … Continue reading

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Europeans Contests US Anti-Russian Hype

Europeans Contest US Anti-Russian Hype June 27, 2016 First Published on Consortiumnews.com Besides the Brexit rejection of U.S.-style neoliberal economics, some European voices are protesting, finally, the U.S.-led, anti-Russian propaganda campaign that has justified an expensive new Cold War, notes Joe Lauria. By … Continue reading

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Behind the Crimea Russia Reunion

Originally published in Consortium News, and Antiwar-com: Behind the Crimea/Russia Reunion by Ray McGovern, March 21, 2016 With  High symbolism Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Crimea “to check on the construction of the Kerch Strait Bridge, which will link … Continue reading

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Ukraine Rightists Kill Police; Putin Blamed

It has taken me awhile to learn what was happening in Kiev. Not even the Swedish media have been reporting this accurately. No mention of neo-nazis demonstrating. It was presented as a “popular” demonstration. Shameful reporting! Then first Washington’s Blog … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Appeal for the Future

consortium News Com 2015/08/12 Pope Francis’ Appeal for the Future August 12, 2015 Pope Francis is pleading for world leaders to defend the rights of mankind and the future of nature against the power of corporations and the pillage of … Continue reading

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Seeing no Neo-Nazi Militias in Ukraine

https://consortiumnews.com/2014/09/08/seeing-no-neo-nazi-militias-in-ukraine/ Exclusive: With a new Amnesty International report on possible war crimes by a Ukrainian militia against ethnic Russians in the east, the evidence is mounting that the U.S.-backed Kiev regime knowingly deployed extremists, including neo-Nazis, as part of a conscious strategy, reports … Continue reading

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