Tony Blair and wife Cherie. Click to enlarge

Tony and Cherie Blair named in secret terror trial as potential targets

The proceedings reported on here would not have been out of place in Stalin’s Russia. Except now instead of undercover informants we have secret surveillance devices

Mideast crisis widens as Turkey bombs Kurdish militants

Turkey’s refusal to allow Kurds to cross the border and join in the fight will probably allow Islamic State to seize Kobani. Meanwhile elsewhere, for the first time in two years Turkish planes bombed Kurdish militants

US top-brass eye Syria no-fly zone

US top-brass eye Syria no-fly zone

The U.S. did the same thing with Iraq. However, Islamic State or IS doesn’t have any airpower. So a no-fly zone over Syria will only ground Assad’s air force

Annise Parker, Houston’s first openly lesbian mayor. Click to enlarge

New laws give Houston officials rights to examine religious sermons for discrimination against LGBT people

Officials to scrutinise sermons for anything that might promote “discrimination”

Breast Cancer Scam Artistes and Honky Tonk Sweathogs

When empires die everything turns into a cartoon. Our leaders are ridiculous. The religious leaders are posturing pederasts. The entertainers are just teeth and sunglasses

The Globalization of War. Michel Chossudovsky

The world is at a dangerous crossroads. The United States and its allies have launched a military adventure which threatens the future of humanity. A clear exposition from Michel Chussudovsky

Iranian official: Turkey involved in the expansion of ISIS in region

More evidence emerges that the West and its allies are actively assisting the terror group’s advances, as Iran’s Ayatollah denounces the U.S. and ‘wicked Britain’

New doubts over climate change as study reveals OVERESTIMATED forecasts

Predictions of climate change based on rising CO2 levels may have underestimated the amount of greenhouse gas absorbed by plant leaves, leading scientist says

There Will Be Pestilences: Why Are So Many Deadly Diseases Breaking Out All Over The Globe Right Now?

Why are so many deadly new diseases emerging all at once?

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The Agony of a Righteous Jew: Oscar Levy

In 1920, Oscar Levy confronted a painful truth: “we are today nothing else but the world’s seducers, its destroyers, its incendiaries, its executioners.”

Political figure in the UK questioned on child sex abuse charges

Another case of historic child abuse involving a major UK political figure with connections to the entertainment industry could soon hit the headlines

ISIS rallies ‘10,000 militants’ at gates of Baghdad

ISIS surrounds the Iraqi capitol in preparation for attack

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Jacques Derrida- Father of Our Cultural Breakdown

How pseudo-intellectual “Deconstructionist” philosophies helped incapacitate modern culture

Big Win! Monsanto Reports $156 Million Loss in Q4 as Farmers Abandon GM Crops

The good news is that in the last two years, Monsanto has reported huge losses

Defense Minister Ehud Barak and U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta in Jerusalem, August 1, 2012

‘Obama took Netanyahu’s threats to attack Iran seriously’

Recent memoirs by Hillary Clinton and Leon Panetta disclose U.S. efforts to dissuade Israel from striking Iranian nuclear facilities back in 2012.

Kurds repel ISIL advance into Kobani, but issue urgent plea for support

Kobani’s embattled defenders call for assistance. Hundreds of armed Kurds try to cross the border to join the fray but NATO member Turkey stops them

Rumors Swirling About Israel’s Shocking ‘Endgame’ Plan for Palestinians in Gaza

Reports, in part corroborated by the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, suggest that Egypt may be at the heart of plans to solve the Palestinian problem on Israel’s behalf. Jonathan Cook explains

Lee and Anson Chan belly up to the table with US Vice President Joseph Biden in Washington DC earlier this year. During their trip, both Lee and Chan would attend a NED-hosted talk about the future of "democracy" in Hong Kong. Undoubtedly, "Occupy Central" and Washington's support of it was a topic reserved for behind closed doors. Click to enlarge

Hong Kong’s “Occupy Central” Fooling No One

China’s People’s Daily says “Occupy Central” is a US-backed color revolution. But like the “Green revolution” in Iran this also seems to have faltered

War against Isis: US strategy in tatters as militants march on

U.S. strategy fails as Islamic militants continue their march, seizing large swathes of Iraq and Syria

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Kiev secretly received data from MH17 crash investigators – Ukrainian hacktivists

Researchers claim that they have uncovered efforts to pin the blame for the downing of MH17 on Russia