Natives and Israel: Manipulating genocide By Eric Walberg

27 July 2013 — Eric Walberg

Fontaine and CJC rep after Israeli junket

This month, Canada’s media solemnly related “the sad truth that the country engaged in a deliberate policy of attempted genocide against First Nations people”, referring to government-sponsored abuse of Native children a century ago, which Canada’s Chief Medical Officer Peter Bryce exposed in 1907, but which was hushed up. Bryce was fired and the post of chief medical officer abolished in 1919.

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VTJP Palestine-Israel Newslinks 27 July 2013: The irrelevance of peace talks

27 July 2013 — VTJP


International Middle East Media Center

Israeli settler shoots live ammunition at Palestinian human rights house in Hebron
IMEMC – A group of human rights workers engaged in the project ‘Youth Against Settlements’ in Hebron, in the southern West Bank, reported that late Friday night, a group of activists were sitting in front of the group’s headquarters when a settler fired live rounds from an olive grove nearby. …

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They Know Much More Than You Think By James Bamford

27 July 2013 — New York Review of Books

In mid-May, Edward Snowden, an American in his late twenties, walked through the onyx entrance of the Mira Hotel on Nathan Road in Hong Kong and checked in. He was pulling a small black travel bag and had a number of laptop cases draped over his shoulders. Inside those cases were four computers packed with some of his country’s most closely held secrets.

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ICH 27 July 2013: They Know Much More Than You Think

27 July 2013 — Information Clearing House

Egypt – Dozens Killed – Thousands Wounded


Blood soaked the streets of Cairo around Rabaa al-Adawiya Square after a night of deadly clashes between the Egyptian army and supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.


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