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Being in Virginia in Time

Being in Virginia in Time

The electoral success of Trump, Corbyn and even Sanders or Le Pen points at a general human fatigue. Readiness for change is in the air. Gilad Atzmon explains

Grace Mugabe 'assaulted' me with an extension cord, model, 20, claims

Grace Mugabe ‘assaulted’ me with an extension cord, model, 20, claims

This incident speaks volumes about Zimbabwe’s ruling elite.

Psychopathic Ruling Class Creates Boogeymen To Justify Its Rule With James Corbett

Vin Armani talks to James Corbett about North Korea, the psychopaths in government and more

Mike Pompeo: Nuclear war with North Korea is not ‘imminent’

However, the CIA Director Mike Pompeo told journalists “it wouldn’t surprise me” if North Korea conducted another missile test

The Navy’s newest, most sophisticated aircraft carrier doesn’t have urinals

A feature that will cater for a tiny minority that may serve on the U.S. Navy’s newest warship currently under construction

Third of British people want to see Tony Blair tried as a war criminal over Iraq, finds YouGov poll

Third of British people want to see Tony Blair tried as a war criminal over Iraq, finds YouGov poll

A recent survey found that 33% of Britons agreed that Tony Blair should be tried as a “war criminal”

US and UAE Troops Invade Southern Yemen and Occupy Oil Fields

Four United Arab Emirates forces members killed as helicopter crashes, or more likely was shot down, in fighting against Iranian-backed Houthi forces

President Trump has described the special investigation into his alleged ties to Russia as a "witvh hunt". Click to enlarge

‘Locked and loaded': Donald Trump ready for ‘military solution’ to North Korea crisis

Russia warns risk of war “very high”

Doubts arise over General McMaster

Some of Trump’s supporters have turned against his National Security Advisor. Crucially, however, McMaster is being defended by those who are funded by Soros

Trump vows to answer North Korea’s nuclear threats with ‘fire and fury’

However, some experts warn that Trump’s combative rhetoric could backfire and provoke Kim Jong-un still further

Polls: US Is ‘the Greatest Threat to Peace in the World Today’

Survey conducted in 30 countries by the Pew Research Center finds most respondents view the US as the biggest threat to world peace

The Guardian has been accused of ‘propaganda’ over its coverage of an important vote

The Guardian and other media outlets accused of promoting official U.S. line on Venezuela in coverage that amounts to propaganda

US orders all American passport holders out of North Korea by September 1

Americans who want to travel to the secretive state will now have to obtain special validation to do so

Tusk admits ‘Poland’s future in the EU UNCERTAIN’ as tensions threaten to rip bloc apart

Hungary and Poland defy the European Union over migrant quotas

Trump signs sweeping sanctions bill targeting Russia, Iran and North Korea

So much for Trump’s campaign promise to improve ties with Russia

US military options against North Korea come at a price

Revised military options for dealing with North Korea will be presented to President Donald Trump to consider, officials say

South Korea Is Preparing A “Surgical Strike” Against The North: Report

Thought to include the use of cruise missiles launched from F-15 fighters and the participation of a special mission brigade

US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian vessel

US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian vessel

In the latest such close encounter a US Navy patrol ship fired warning shots into the waters around an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel

Intel Vets Challenge ‘Russia Hack’ Evidence

Former U.S. intelligence officers challenge President Trump’s claims of Russian ‘interference’ in the U.S. presidential elections last year.

Washington Post Worries About “Islamophobia” After Somali Cop Kills White Woman

Washington Post Worries About “Islamophobia” After Somali Cop Kills White Woman

Justin Damond was shot dead by police after she called 911. Reportedly by shots fired THROUGH THE DOOR of a police car.