Monthly Archives: October 2013

Marwan Barghouti: Palestine’s Mandela

By Shannon Ebrahim On Sunday, October 27, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation launched an international campaign from the infamous Robben Island – where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years – for the release of Marwan Barghouti and all Palestinian political … Continue reading

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The Toxic Legacy of the US Military in Iraq

More than a decade after US led forces invaded Iraq – there is a legacy of horrific birth defects. Scientists blame the weapons used by the US military. Fallujah is the best known example, the number affected there is 14 … Continue reading

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P R O P A G A N D A | Full English Version

A North Korean documentary on Western propaganda (2012)   Yes, that’s right: A North Korean documentary on Western propaganda – and you might be in for a decent surprise. Here is a statement from the translator and narrator: On a … Continue reading

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José Mujica: The World’s ‘Poorest President’

President José Mujica, the world’s ‘poorest’ president, has surprised the world by making Uruguay the first country to entirely legalise marijuana. A law already passed in the lower house of Congress and expected to pass in the Senate later this … Continue reading

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Snowden, Assange, Manning, Vanunu – the True Heroes of Our Time

By Gideon Levy Whistle-blowers are still regarded as traitors, but the real traitors are those who were responsible for the acts they exposed. If the German chancellor was truly a brave stateswoman, she would invite Edward Snowden to seek political … Continue reading

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Anoushka Shankar Band Live in France (2012)

Live performance, which took place on July 13, 2012 at the Festival Les Nuits de Fourvière in Lyon (France), the world-famous sitarist Anushka Shankar, daughter of legendary musician Ravi Shankar and Sukanya Rajan. Musicians: Anoushka Shankar: sitar Sandra Carrasco: vocals … Continue reading

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Gaddafi’s Widow Demands Thorough Investigation of His Murder

The Voice of Russia has received a letter from Muammar Gaddafi’s widow Safia Farkash, which is in fact a proclamation addressed to the entire world. Safia Farkash is spreading this letter through her sister Fatima. “In the memory of NATO’s … Continue reading

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Fukushima – A Global Threat That Requires a Global Response

The story of Fukushima should be on the front pages of every newspaper. Instead, it is rarely mentioned. The problems at Fukushima are unprecedented in human experience and involve a high risk of radiation events larger than any that the … Continue reading

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A Drone Warrior’s Torment: Ex-Air Force Pilot Brandon Bryant on His Trauma from Remote Killing

We look at how the United States uses drones in war, and their impact, through the eyes of one of the first U.S. drone operators to speak out. Former U.S. Air Force pilot Brandon Bryant served as a sensor operator … Continue reading

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Russell Blaylock: Fluoride’s Deadly Secret

Dr. Russell Blaylock M.D. is a retired neurosurgeon and author whose trailblazing research has tirelessly documented the fact that there is an epidemic of neurological disorders in the western world which are directly connected to toxins in our environment, and … Continue reading

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