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No ‘chest beating’ on Iran, but Obama to issue challenge, sources say

Will use upcoming trip to the Middle East to issue “clear and direct” challenge to Tehran

Hilary Clinton: Profile of Imperial Arrogance and Lawlessness

Stephen Lendman looks the woman who served as the 67th Secretary of State and may still become the next U.S. President

Hagel offers himself as secretary of Israel’s defense

Proving why he was nominated as secretary of defense and confirming Zionist control of Washington

‘Aaron’s Law’ Proposed on Reddit in Honor of Aaron Swartz

Talk about cynicism and moral bankrupcy: instead of demanding a proper investigation into Aaron Swartz’s death US lawmakers are calling for new laws to honour him

Chuck Hagel & the "Fear of the Jews"

Chuck Hagel & the “Fear of the Jews”

The Zionist Lobby made a show of opposing the appointment of Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense. Is this a sign of Obama’s independence, or an artifice to make him look independent?

After reassurances on Israel, Iran, Hagel wins key senators’ votes

Chuck Hagel’s chances of becoming defense secretary received a critical boost on Tuesday when two leading Senate Democrats said they would to vote to confirm him

Obama’s drone gang vs. Neocon battalions

Military intrigues swirl around Obama at start of second term, writes Webster Tarpley: The drone gang confronts the gulf of Tonkin cabal

A significant defeat for the Zionist lobby?

It’s not an established fact yet, but Hagel’s nomination makes it a looming possibility. Alan Hart explains

Israel Pushes Washington to Give Iran an Ultimatum

Given Chuck Hagel’s nomination as Secretary of Defence – after he opposed the war in Iraq – Israel may find the current Obama administration less than enthusiastic about embarking on another military endeavour on its behalf

Hagel nomination cheers Iran, worries Israel

If the White House can successfully steer the nomination through Congress it could foreshadow a dramatic shift in U.S. policy in the Middle East

Obama keen on Chuck Hagel nomination despite opposition

IF Hagel is named as named as the replacement for Leon Panetta as Secretary of Defence it could prove a watershed moment. For he has been critical of the influence of pro-Israeli lobby on US foreign policy

Hanukkah 2012 with America's "First Jewish President."

Hanukkah 2012 with America’s “First Jewish President.”

How a small sect within a sect can wield immense power over and above its relatively few members. Includes video

AIPAC, decapitators inside US government: Intelligence analyst

AIPAC, decapitators inside US government: Intelligence analyst

Power struggle in the U.S. government prompts President Obama to make extraordinary announcement, which the corporate media pointedly ignores. Gordon Duff explains

Coup and Counter-Coup in Washington

Webster Tarpley on how the U.S. military believed they could secure the White House for their own man. And how they were proved wrong

Gen Patraeus and his mistress Paula Broadwell. Click to enlarge

Was an affair just a pretext for Petraeus’ resignation as CIA chief?

Or is there a purge going on in the ranks of the U.S. military and intelligence community of those whose loyalty is seen as being compromised?

9/11 criminals running Romney campaign: Analyst

9/11 criminals running Romney campaign: Analyst

Among them the notorious Dov Zakheim (pictured), now Romney’s top foreign policy advisor!!! Includes video

Romney’s Mormon Church is Masonic Front

With Romney resurgent in the polls a timely reminder that Mormonism is not a Christian church but a breakaway faction of Freemasonry

US, Israel Ratchet up Feud over Iran

Differences between the U.S. and Israel over Iran spill over into open acrimony

Updated: Israeli Science Website Scrubs Article Claiming Obama Birth Certificate Forgery

An article that featured on a website headed by former science adviser to Benjamin Netanyahu, that declared Obama’s birth certificate a “forgery”, has been scrubbed

Did Obama Just Make A Deal With Israel To Delay The War With Iran Until After The Election?

Obama will send advanced bunker busting bombs to Israel. In return, Michael Synder reports that Israel has agreed to delay an attack on Iran until after November’s election