ICH 31 December 2012: 8 Parallels Between the U.S. and the Roman Empire – Happy New Year

31 December 2012 — Information Clearing House 

 

Syria Swings Between Hell and Dialogue

By Ismail Salami

Lakhdar Brahimi has predicted 100,000 people could be killed “in the next year as Syria moves toward Somalization and rule by warlords.”

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article33480.htm

 

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Books: Understand the Globalization of Poverty and the New World Order By Prof Michel Chossudovsky

31 December, 2012 — Global Research

The Globalization of Poverty and the New World Order by Michel Chossudovsky

In this expanded edition of Chossudovsky’s international best-seller, the author outlines the contours of a New World Order which feeds on human poverty and the destruction of the environment, generates social apartheid, encourages racism and ethnic strife and undermines the rights of women. The result as his detailed examples from all parts of the world show so convincingly, is a globalization of poverty.

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US Intelligence Machine Instead Plotted with Bankers to Attack Protest Movement By Dave Lindorff

28 December 2012 — Dissident Voice

FBI Ignored Deadly Threat to Occupiers

 

New documents obtained from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security by the Partnership for Civil Justice and released this past week show that the FBI and other intelligence and law enforcement agencies began a campaign of monitoring, spying and disrupting the Occupy Movement at least two months before the first occupation actions began in late September 2011.

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Video: The Syrian Diary: Unimaginable Crimes Committed by Terrorists “Who Operate with International Media, Military and Financial Support”

31 December 2012Global Research News – Rossiya 24

This exclusive documentary by Russian TV station, Rossiya 24, is a “must watch” as it gives a very good insight on the events that have been taking place in Syria since 2011. It shows how both the Syrian Army and the Syria people are defending their country Syria from the unimaginable crimes committed by extremist terrorists who operate with massive international media, military, intelligence, and financial support, a situation that no one would ever want to be in.

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 30 December 2012: Marketing Israel: Is it the campaign, or does the product suck?

30 December 2012 VTJP

News

International Middle East Media Center

Soldier, Settler, Injured In Two Separate Incidents
IMEMC – Israeli media sources reported on Saturday evening that an Israeli soldier and a settler have been injured in two separate incidents after Palestinian youths hurled stones at them. …

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Statewatch News Online, 31 December 2012 (22/12)

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1.    EU: European Parliament study: Evaluating current and forthcoming proposals on JHA databases and a smart borders system at EU external borders
2.    EU: Council of the European Union: Exchange of EU classified information (EUCI) with third States and international organisations
3.    Council of Europe: Human Rights Commissioner: Restrictions on defenders of migrants’ rights should stop
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Video: An indie film takes up Bradley Manning’s plight By Bob Calhoun

18 December, 2011 — Salon

As the army private’s hearing begins, this harrowing short imagines his detention 

Director Kyle Broom wanted to take “Prevention of Injury (POI)” through the film festival circuit just like every other independent filmmaker, but this 20-minute film has the burden of being about something. The film’s main character is doesn’t have a name. He’s referred to in the credits only as “The Detainee.” Continue reading

Video: An indie film takes up Bradley Manning’s plight By Bob Calhoun

18 December, 2011 — Salon

As the army private’s hearing begins, this harrowing short imagines his detention 

Director Kyle Broom wanted to take “Prevention of Injury (POI)” through the film festival circuit just like every other independent filmmaker, but this 20-minute film has the burden of being about something. The film’s main character is doesn’t have a name. He’s referred to in the credits only as “The Detainee.” Continue reading

VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 29 December 2012: How The New York Times erases Israel’s crimes

29 December 2012 — VTJP

News

International Middle East Media Center

Three Children Sentenced To 4 Months Each
IMEMC – The Palestinian Detainees Studies Center reported that the Israeli Salem military court sentenced three Palestinian children from Azzoun town near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, to four months imprisonment each. …

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ICH 29 December 2012: US Kills 12 Civilians and Destroys a Community

29 December 2012 — Information Clearing House

 

US Kills 12 Civilians and Destroys a Community.

By Letta Tayler

A torched woman clutched her daughter in a lifeless embrace. Four severed heads littered the pavement. “The bodies were charred like coal.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article33462.htm

 

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Syria faces Humanitarian Catastrophe By Bill Van Auken

29 December, 2012 — Global Research

After two years of escalating civil war, the people of Syria confront a humanitarian catastrophe, with an estimated four million people—roughly 20 percent of the population—lacking adequate food and shelter. Hundreds of thousands have left for refugee camps in neighboring countries, and as many as three million are displaced within Syria itself.

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