Blood and Poppies By Joe Bageant

27 April, 2013 — Joe Bageant

My family’s ancestral home on Shanghai Road, a great sagging clapboard thing perched on a hill with its many filigreed balconies and porches like heisted antebellum petticoats, sat perched on a hill at the base of Sleepy Creek Mountain. Gnawed by the elements on the outside and woodsmoked by a thousand griddlecake mornings on the inside, where children ran the stairways and mice ran the cellars, my grandparent’s house was stuffed and running over with life itself.

VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel News and Articles 28 April 2013: Creeping dispossession destroys Palestinian agrarian communities

28 April 2013 — VTJP

News

International Middle East Media Center

Army Kidnaps A Disabled Palestinian At The Al-Karama Crossing
IMEMC – Army also kidnapped a Palestinian in Jaba’ town, near Jenin Sunday evening April 28, 2013, Israeli Soldiers kidnapped a disabled Palestinian young man from Jenin, in the northern part of the West Bank, as he was crossing the Al-Karama terminal into the West Bank following pilgrimage in Mecca – Saudi Arabia. … 

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ICH 28 April 2013: Robert Fisk : Syria and Sarin Gas

28 April 2013 — Information Clearing House

Chemical Weapons Charade in Syria

By Sharmine Narwani

Let us be clear. The United States can verify absolutely nothing about the use of chemical weapons (CWs) in Syria. Any suggestion to the contrary is entirely false.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article34763.htm

 

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Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 29 April 2013

29 April 2013 — williambowles.info

 

WikiLeaks to release more records – The Frontier Post

Frontier Post

LONDON: Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks was on Monday to publish more than 1.7 million US diplomatic and intelligence documents from the 1970s, founder Julian Assange revealed. The website has collated a variety of records including cables, …

http://www.thefrontierpost.com/article/4152/

 

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Time to End Western Support for Terrorists in Syria: “Opposition” is Entirely Run by Al Qaeda By Tony Cartalucci

28 April, 2013 — Global Research

In an astounding admission, the New York Times confirms that the so-called “Syrian opposition” is entirely run by Al Qaeda and literally states:

Nowhere in rebel-controlled Syria is there a secular fighting force to speak of.

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