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Michael: Syria, Ecuador And India
Vijay has done it again! Viva Vijay. This article is great. We have…
funakawa: The Global Corruption Rebellion
Hong Kong protest is not lefty. Black-clad&masked Hong Kong protesters beat and kick citizens to pulp, vandalize metro stations/stores.…
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owlishdog: Trump’s Undeclared State of Emergency
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Michael: The Real Cover-Up
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Michael: Trumping the Future
Oh my god! Frida is absolutely right.
Michael: The Wounds of War in Afghanistan
What a moving commentary by Ms. Kelly. I realized something while reading it. It is this. I…
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Michael: Trump Lashes Out at Iran, China & Venezuela
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Matt Grind: Why Greta is Good
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Thanks Justin, I've already sent this to two people.
owlishdog: President Trump, I’m One of the Workers You Lied To
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Mike, I've received dozens of responses about this article, all of them positive.…
John Marciano: What the Felicity Huffman Scandal Says About U.S.
Amen, amen. Right on the money about the reality of the race-class divide. Thank you.
Michael: The US Has “Disappeared” More Than 42,000 Migrants
"Disappeared" has a frightening connotation for people in many countries, certainly for Latin America where I lived for many years.…
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The U.S. became the world's largest economy in 1840. This was accomplished with roughly 1/4 of the population of…
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This article is the perfect explanation for why "economics" is not a science. I've been reading your excellent articles…
Anarcissie: Why VSCO Girls are Going on Strike for the Climate
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Michael: Embarrassment of Riches
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owlishdog: An Excellent Study Of The Manufactured Labour “Antisemitism Crisis”
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Elizabeth Marxsen: To Participate or Not To Participate
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owlishdog: Our Brezhnev Moment
And what does the Tony Blair-loving, Jeremy Corbyn-hating Guardian support, George?
Michael: The ‘Official Secrets’ Movie vs. Joe Biden’s Lies About the Iraq War
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owlishdog: Make public transport free
I remember reading an interview with Fidel Castro in which he mentioned when Cuba introduced free public transport. He…
Michael: The ‘Official Secrets’ Movie vs. Joe Biden’s Lies About the Iraq War
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Nigel: Jeremy Corbyn: Electoral “Chicken” or Political Mastermind?
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Michael Albert: To Participate or Not To Participate
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Michael Albert: To Participate or Not To Participate
I wonder what you think of the ’Warren speech in NYC put up on ZNet today...
Kread: The ‘Official Secrets’ Movie vs. Joe Biden’s Lies About the Iraq War
Of course the opposite is true. Biden and other warmongers wanted to confirm that there were no WMDs before sending…
Elizabeth Marxsen: To Participate or Not To Participate
obviously I'm looking at this election from a strategic rather than policy standpoint. I believe the priority and imperative…
Elizabeth Marxsen: To Participate or Not To Participate
I think if Biden were elected, it would be a disaster. I fear it wuld follow a course that's…
Paul D: Edward Snowden Speaks Out: His New Life and Concerns
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Max: Edward Snowden Speaks Out: His New Life and Concerns
" he has detected a softening in public hostility towards him in the US " Geezz…
Antonio Carty: Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to TUC Congress 2019
Finaly a good chance to hear Corbyn's actual words. Base your opinion of him on this, not what he's said…
Michael: Pompeo Manipulatively blames Iran
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Michael: Allende’s Last Speech
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Michael: Israel caught Spying on Trump, White House
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Michael: “If We Can Save the Banks, Then We Can Save the World”
The intelligence and clarity of this young woman is remarkable. But we need to respond in such a way…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Dan Cohen's report: https://thegrayzone.com/2019/08/17/hong-kong-protest-washington-nativism-violence/ I do not intend to post many comments. I only wanted to…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Protesters and one car driver https://twitter.com/liamstone_19
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
A woman and protesters https://twitter.com/mibuxiaode/status/1170774814937636864
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Another videos: A woman and protesters https://twitter.com/mibuxiaode/status/1170774814937636864 Protesters and one car driver…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
More videos: A Hong Kong resident took some pictures of protesters https://twitter.com/liamstone_19/status/1171608737489928192
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
This link needs moderation? Metro station https://twitter.com/liamstone_19/status/1170786915248824320
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Some videos of protesters: Toll station at Cross-Harbour Tunnel https://www.rt.com/news/467304-violent-protests-hong-kong/
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Some videos: Toll station at Cross-Harbour Tunnel https://twitter.com/RT_com/status/1169195251426320389 Protesers and police https://twitter.com/RT_com/status/1166153354449424384…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Some videos: Hong Kong residents, young and old https://twitter.com/CarlZha/status/1170714574913294336 Toll station at Cross-Harbour Tunnel…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
I like this John Pilger’s documentary. http://johnpilger.com/videos/the-coming-war-on-china-english-subtitles- "The build-up of naval forces would reinforce the US's…
funakawa: Hong Kong and the Future of China
Andre Vltchek’s investigative report is here. https://www.rt.com/op-ed/468508-hong-kong-protests-violent/
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