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Noam Chomsky: America’s Decline Is Real — and Increasingly Self-Inflicted
Noam Chomsky, TomDispatch.com
Significant anniversaries are solemnly commemorated — Japan’s attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, for example. Others are ignored, and we can often learn valuable lessons from them about what is likely to lie ahead. … Continue reading
ATTAC/CADTM Morocco against capitalism globalization
Final Declaration of the 4th national Congress of ATTAC/CADTM Morocco
Attac/cadtm Morocco association held its 4th national Conference on 27, 28 and 29 January 2012 with the slogan “for the strengthening of the popular dimension of the fight against capitalism globalization in Morocco”. Despite
US-Funded Tunisian President Prepares to Withdraw Recognition of Syrian Government
Occupy vs. Monsanto: Activists, Farmers Fight the Corporation They Fear Will Take Over All America’s Crops
Anna Lekas Miller
Occupy comes out to support a lawsuit that hopes to turn the tables on corporate farming behemoth Monsanto.
Monsanto, if you will, is the 1 percent of Big Agriculture–the scourge of small farmers… Continue reading
On January 23, Occupy AIPAC announced plans to confront the powerful Israeli Lobby in Washington from March 2 – 6. More on what’s planned below.
Since last September, OWS inspired affiliate groups. Among others they include Occupy Together, Occupy Everything, Occupy Arrests, Occupy Police, Occupy Marines, Occupy Veterans… Continue reading
In Iranian media, activist lauds Charlottesville’s anti-war resolution
The day after the Charlottesville City Council passed a resolution calling on the federal government to end all its wars and avoid starting a new one with Iran, the move has drawn attention from abroad.
One arm of Iran’s state-owned media
Persuading Americans to break the law?
Habituation writes James Austin M.D “means that repeated stimuli yield a decreasing response.” Conversely and importantly he goes on, “Sensitization implies that responses increase when stronger stimuli are repeated.” For in this understanding, “we are addressing the… Continue reading
Truth about Syria: Crazy Men in Grey Suits
The west is on the hunt for another war in the Middle East.
January 13, 2012 “Information Clearing House
The Manipulation of Fear
January 08, 2011 “Thelka” July 16, 2005 — The resort to fear by systems of power to discipline the domestic population has left a long and terrible trail of bloodshed and suffering which we ignore at our peril. Recent history provides many shocking illustrations.
The mid-twentieth century witnessed perhaps the most… Continue reading