4 September 2013 — Black Agenda Report
Day: September 4, 2013
The Snowden Affair: Web Resource Documents the Latest Firestorm over the National Security Agency
4 Septemberv 2013 — National Security Archive
National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 436
US Planned Syrian Civilian Catastrophe Since 2007 By Tony Cartalucci
4 SEptember 2013 — Land Destroyer
More than 2 million Syrians have poured into neighboring countries as refugees, the United Nations revealed on Tuesday.
Around 5,000 people per day are fleeing the three-year conflict, which the U.N. says has already claimed over 100,000 lives.
Asleep on the job – England’s young doctors and the NHS reforms By Guddi Singh
4 September 2013 — OurNHS
Great tides of people press against me, hands outstretched, faces questioning. They wait for something – a doctor? Anguish ripples through the crowd. Those without the right colour passport are turned away. Countless others shake out their pockets: desperate for pennies; desperate for treatment. Their eyes fill with reproach once they recognize I am a doctor. Their searing gaze brands my guilt.
Want to Know Who the US is at War With? Too Bad, Says Pentagon By Lauren Harper
4 September 2013 — Unredacted
The National Security Archive recently submitted an MDR request for the Pentagon’s current list of Al Qaeda associated forces. The list is significant not only in determining whom the military is targeting in its citizens’ names; it also illuminates the Pentagon’s broadening interpretation of its post-9/11 mandate at the expense of Congressional oversight.
Syria: The Iron In Obama’s Soul By Melkulangara BHADRAKUMAR
4 September 2013 — — Strategic Culture Foundation
For the first time through the two-year old Syrian conflict, the United States has mentioned the holy cow – «boots on the ground». The Secretary of State John Kerry has pleaded that the US Congress should approve the use of American ground troops although the Obama administration may not intend to take recourse to such action.
Monsanto took over regulatory bodies all over the world to lobby GMO
4 September 2013 — RT
Monsanto is trying to take full control of the world’s seed supply for a greater profit, hiding any report of damage GMO does to the ecosystem and human health, Jeffrey M. Smith, GMO researcher from the Institute for Responsible Technology, told RT.
Russian Military Expert: World Narrowly Escaped Middle East War On Tuesday By Tamara Zamyatina
3 September 2013 — Itar-Tass
MOSCOW: Launching of two ballistic missiles in the Mediterranean water area testifies to the ongoing U.S. preparations for air strikes against Syria, a top-rank Russian military expert said in an exclusive interview with Itar-Tass Tuesday night.
Syria and “Conspiracy Theories”: It is a Conspiracy By Felicity Arbuthnot
4 September 2013 — Global Research
“We have met the enemy and he is us.” (Walt Kelly, 1913-1973.)
It was political analyst Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, in November 2006, who wrote in detail(1) of US plans for the Middle East:
“The term ‘New Middle East’, was introduced to the world in June 2006, in Tel Aviv, by U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (who was credited by the Western media for coining the term) in replacement of the older and more imposing term, the “Greater Middle East’ “, he wrote.
John Kerry's Very Precise Death Toll: Where Does It Come From? By Peter Hart
4 September 2013 — FAIR Blog
When the PBS NewsHour covered John Kerry’s dramatic presentation on the alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria on August 21, reporter Jeffrey Brown (8/30/13) zeroed in on the death toll:
KERRY: The United States government now knows that at least 1,429 Syrians were killed in this attack, including at least 426 children.
BROWN: The chilling numbers stood out from the U.S. intelligence assessment released this afternoon. And, lest anyone doubt, the secretary of State insisted, its findings are as clear as they are compelling.
VTJP Palestine/Israel Newslinks 3 September 2013: Apartheid relived: Israeli laws conjure-up uncomfortable memories of South Africa
3 September 2013 — VTJP
International Middle East Media Center
Young Palestinian Man Ordered Out Of West Bank
IMEMC – In an illegal move, a senior commander of the Israeli military in the occupied West Bank issued an order forcing a Palestinian man out of the West Bank for six months. The young man, from Be’er As-Sabe’ (Beersheba) is a student of the Hebron University. …
Information Clearing House 3 September 2013: There Are Too Many Bodies Buried On Britain’s Moral High Ground
3 September 2013 — Information Clearing House
Israel and U.S. Conduct Missile Test in Mediterranean
By JODI RUDOREN
Israel and the United States launched a missile from deep in the Mediterranean Sea that caused consternation in Syria and Russia.