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"Uncontacted" Tribe Massacred By Miners in Brazil Endangered indigenous tribes are increasingly facing threats from miners in the Amazon rainforest amid budget cuts to the Brazilian government agency responsible for protecting them, local officials and activists say.A federal prosecutor in Brazil's Amazonas state has launched an investigation into a reported massacre of at least 10 members of an "uncontacted" tribe by gold miners in a remote area along the Jandiatuba river, ... 7 7 Comment Count
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Barry Sussman: Menendez Trial Begins with Ambitious Allegations Article reports on the opening of Senator Robert Menendez's federal corruption trial. 1 1 Comment Count
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Facebook: Accounts from Russia Bought Ads During US Campaign Hundreds of fake Facebook accounts, probably run from Russia, spent about $100,000 on ads aimed at stirring up divisive issues such as gun control and race relations during the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the social network said Wednesday.Although the number of ads is relatively small, the disclosure provides a more detailed peek into what investigators believe was a targeted effort by Russians to influence U.S. politics... 6 6 Comment Count
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John De Herrera: Time For Formal Discussion We've talked ourselves into circles with informal discussion. 4 4 Comment Count
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Robert Bostick: Do you know what "unsustainable" means? If not, it's costing you money. Federal debt is not the same as household, business, state debt. Only the Federal gov can issue new dollars. Other entities must earn or borrow dollars. Therefore, it is a LIE to claim that dollars which can be issued ad hoc will somehow no longer be issued to fund the Federal Gov. This also means the Federal Gov. never has debt in its own currency. It has savings. $20 TRILLION SINCE 1778. 1 1 Comment Count
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Google Censors Block Access to Progressive Sites The U.S. government, and the information technology companies that collaborate with it, is moving fully into the camp of governments that relentlessly utilize the internet to collect users online data, monitor their activities, and control what they can see and do...Under its new so-called anti-fake-news program, Google algorithms have in the past few months moved socialist, anti-war, and progressive websites from previously ...
Invaluable Key to Understanding Hidden Manipulations in Our World This incisive essay provides an invaluable key to understanding hidden manipulations in our world. It is the culmination of my in-depth research into secret government mind control programs. The revealing information is based entirely on declassified CIA documents which anyone can order. If you want to know why things are so crazy in our world, don't miss this most enlightening essay. Together, we are turning it all around.
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Marcia G. Yerman: Peggy Shepard of WE ACT on Air Pollution, Asthma, and Environmental Justice An interview with Peggy Shepard of WE ACT for Environmental Justice on what the Trump administration means for communities of color.
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Vaughan Famularo: The Ministry of Silly Threats This article is a expose' of an interview with Maria Zakharova, the Spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry. This is a telling and revealing insight to what transpires in the diplomatic circles between world powers. 21 21 Comment Count
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Tanya Ward Jordan: Justice Neil Gorsuch takes the bench, hears a federal worker's "mixed-case" complaint. On Monday, April 17th, many present and former federal employees lined up to witness the Supreme Court justices open their April session with the case of Anthony Perry, a former Department of Commerce Census Bureau employee and a member of the Coalition For Change, Inc. (C4C).
Vaughan Famularo: Russia is not our Enemy We are being conditioned to believe that Russia is our enemy by the media and western politicians. I do not believe that Russia is our enemy but our western leaders presently are. 116 116 Comment Count
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Even Trump's Own Voters Don't Support His Policies On Monday, Donald Trump banned federal funding for any foreign nongovernmental organization that provides “advice and information regarding the benefits and availability of abortion.” On Wednesday, he ordered the government to build a wall on the Mexican border and deport undocumented immigrants. Another order, planned for Thursday, would “suspend entry into the United States” ...
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Joseph Zernik: ISRAEL: [Video] Arrested for singing in the rain... PM Netanyahu,wife, son are under a string of criminal corruption investigations. His hand-picked Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit does anything possible to undermine the investigations. Police and the Shin-Bet have been going out of their way in recent weeks to prevent protests. Here - a single person's protest, singing in the rain on Saturday night on the side-walk opposite the home of the Attorney General led t
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Venzuelan President Says Trump "Won't Be Worse than Obama" On the campaign trail, the conservative Trump criticized Venezuela's ruling Socialists for oppressing their own people, but Maduro refrained from firing back in his first public comments on the Republican's election win."Let's wait and see what happens. Don't let's jump ahead of ourselves. I want to be prudent," he told a news conference."He won't be worse than Obama, that's all I dare say. Obama has left the world plagued by...
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Obama Announces End to Cuban 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy The Obama administration is ending a policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in the United States without visas, the White House announced Thursday.A White House statement said, "The Department of Homeland Security is ending the so-called 'wet-foot/dry foot' policy, which was put in place more than 20 years ago and was designed for a different era. Effective immediately, Cuban nationals who attempt to enter the Un... 7 7 Comment Count
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Trump/Obama Receive Intel Regarding Trump in Alleged Sex Tape A dossier making explosive — but unverified — allegations that the Russian government has been “cultivating, supporting and assisting” President-elect Donald Trump for years and gained compromising information about him has been circulating among elected officials, intelligence agents, and journalists for weeks.The dossier, which is a collection of memos written over a period of months, includes specif... 2 2 Comment Count
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Trump's Conflicts of Interest Could Still Well Be His Achilles Heel The portfolio of assets might influence his interactions with leaders in nations such as Turkey and the Philippines, where Mr. Trump has prominent marketing deals. In places where he has allowed the use of his family name and even his image, Mr. Trump will soon be confronting foreign policy decisions, such as how to confront human rights violations or fight terrorism.Trump-owned hotels and golf courses across t... 1 1 Comment Count
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Marcia G. Yerman: We Need the Environmental Protection Agency Now More Than Ever The reasons why we need the EPA and Scott Pruitt should not be confirmed as the EPA administrator.
Kamala Budhathoki Sarup: Women in the Judiciary The first woman was appointed to the U.S. federal bench nearly 140 years ago.
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Paul Glover: Atlas Bummed: The Federal Reserve Board Worries About Us The Philadelphia Federal Reserve bank recently hosted a conference seeking solutions to poverty. They spoke of adjustments, not revolutions. 6 6 Comment Count
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The Governmental Revolving Door of Private-Sector Crony Capitalist: A Morale Buster for Civil Servants Undersecretary for international trade, Stefan Selig wrote in his Washington Post LTE: “no good deed goes unpunished” when a successful business executive takes a position in government. “I sincerely hope this does not deter other private-sector leaders from serving their country,” the letter said Congress should evaluate if successful business executives taking positions in government... 1 1 Comment Count
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Jamie Wendland: How Jehovah's Witnesses Won Colin Kaepernick's Right to NOT Honor the Flag Most Americans don't realize the long fought battle of Jehovah's Witnesses to not honor nation or flag. 11 11 Comment Count
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NY Times; "Emails Renew Questions About Clinton Foundation and State Dept. Overlap" A new batch of State Department emails released Tuesday showed the close and sometimes overlapping interests between the Clinton Foundation and the State Department when Hillary Clinton served as secretary of state.The documents raised new questions about whether the charitable foundation worked to reward its donors with access and influence at the State Department, a charge that Mrs. Clinton has faced in ... 4 4 Comment Count
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Ron Madden: The Struggle Continues: A Campaign Memo From Bernie Sanders But you know that what we are doing is about more than Bernie Sanders. It is all of us together. It is what this movement is about. It is millions of people from coast to coast standing up and looking around them and knowing that we can do much, much better as a nation. 2 2 Comment Count
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Exclusive: Ex-CIA Officer John Kiriakou Stands Up for 9/11 Truth Paul Jay and The Real News just produced a must-see 10-part interview with whistleblower John Kiriakou, from his home, where he remained under house arrest—an American political prisoner. What caught my attention was the name Abu Zubaydah (or Zubaida). Kiriakou was the guy who actually captured Zubaydah in Pakistan. Zubaydah has been a glaring red flag in the government’s 9/11 story since his c...
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Marcello Rollando: What American Dreams May Come The Day After The key to life: knowing the difference between what is guaranteed and what is not, and living accordingly. 1 1 Comment Count
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Chris Ernesto: Ukraine Regime Bans Officials From Criticizing Government The coup regime in Ukraine has implemented a ban on officials from all public criticism of the government. 4 4 Comment Count
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Poroshenko Calls for Yats' Resignation; Ukrainian Government Facing Possible Collapse, Snap Elections KYIV–Ukraine’s biggest political party said on Tuesday it will rate the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in an imminent vote that could precipitate a collapse of the coalition government and snap elections.  Parliament could vote as early as Tuesday on a report that reviews the government’s performance in 2015 and its agenda for this year.... 1 1 Comment Count
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Justin Samuels: The Reurbanization of Los Angeles Los Angeles has transformed from the nation's biggest suburb to a sophisticated city. 1 1 Comment Count
Bill Willers: The Bundy "Militia" Versus 318 Million Owners of Federal Land A brief background for seeing the Bundy "standoff" in Oregon as related to taxpayer funded welfare for the livestock industry. 4 4 Comment Count

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