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December 4, 2015

Dec 04 13:35

Ukraine amassed troops and military equipment on the borders of the Crimea and Transnistria

Kiev triumphantly announced that his forces had taken control of the villages Pavlopolj and Piš?evik which are located in the south of Donbas in the "neutral zone". On that occasion, Eduard Basurin, the second man in the military leadership of the Donetsk Republic, said: "Taking the two settlements is a precondition for the renewal of hostilities"

Ukrainians are again beginning to use for opening night of artillery and mortar fire on the territory of Donbass, which is beyond their control.

Tonight for only half an hour fired over 30 mortars and 82-millimeter mine at the northern outskirts of Donetsk and the territory of the Donetsk airport.

Yesterday Kiev triumphantly announced that his forces had taken control of the villages Pavlopolj and Piš?evik which are in the south of Donbas in the "neutral zone". On that occasion, Eduard Basurin, the second man in the military leadership of the Donetsk Republic, said:

Dec 04 13:34

Congress to Obama: Office of Refugee Resettlement Violated Federal Law

While the White House is trying to placate the American people like children over the government’s direct role is causing the Syrian immigration wave with hashtag campaigns on Twitter like #RefugeesWelcome, four Congressional Representatives and Senators have released an open letter to the Obama Administration informing everyone that oh by the way his foreign national resettlement program is directly violating federal law.

Dec 04 13:30

Iraq PM: Foreign Troop Deployments Would Be ‘Act of Aggression’

Despite the Pentagon announcing their latest deployment of combat troops into Iraq in the context of an “invitation” by the Iraqi government, and insisting they had consultations, Iraqi PM Hayder Abadi continues to insist the US deployment was neither discussed with the government nor welcome.

In his latest statement, made through his official Facebook page, Abadi reiterated that no foreign ground troops from any country had been requested by Iraq, and that any new deployment would be viewed as an “act of aggression.”

The US has been steadily increasing troop levels in Iraq and Syria, with Defense Secretary Ash Carter bragging the US now has “tens of thousands of personnel” in the region. The deployments have fueled growing objections from Shi’ite militias the government is depending on in the war.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

A short question to President Obama, SecDef Carter, Secretary of State and the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joseph Dunford; gentlemen, "If "no means no" in a relationship, why does it not mean NO, when dealing with a head of state in a foreign country?!?!

Forgive me, but I am really confused right now!

Dec 04 13:24

Former CBS reporter Sharyl Attkisson exposes the brainwashing of the public by the media

If you’re aware that only a handful of corporations (6, to be exact) control over 90% of the media, you’re one of the few. What this means is that everything you hear on the radio, read in the news, and see on television(including the ‘news’)is...



Dec 04 13:18

San Bernardino Media Hoax: CNN, Media and ‘Victims Families’ Ransack Suspects Family Home Crime Scene

Today saw another new low-point in American broadcast journalism, as members of the media and public ransacked the shooting suspects family home in Redlands, California. On closer examination, however, what is on display here has very little to do with journalism, and everything to do with staged ‘synthetic terror’.

It appears that both mainstream media and law enforcement are becoming increasingly desperate to sell an ever-more embellished and fantastic story line surrounding this latest alleged ‘Mass Shooting’ event that we’re told took place on Wednesday in San Bernardino, California.

Dec 04 13:08

Shock report: Police were engaged in active shooter drill JUST BEFORE San Bernardino massacre

Details emerging from San Bernardino, California indicate that at least 12 people are dead after between one and three heavily armed gunmen in body armor stormed a social service facility.

Dec 04 13:05

BEX ALERT - San Bernardino massacre: female shooter 'pledged allegiance to IS' on Facebook

The woman who helped her husband kill 14 people at a Christmas party for his co-workers pledged allegiance to Islamic State and its leader on Facebook using an alias, then deleted the messages before the attack, officials have said.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

"Using an alias." Meaning someone started a Facebook account, made the pledge to link the false-flag to ISIS, then deleted the posts (which Facebook obviously is keeping on all of us), and we're supposed to assume that Tashfeen was really behind this aliased Facebook account.

And if you believe THAT one, I have some of Saddam's nuclear weapons to sell you!

Dec 04 13:01

Killer Drone News Blackout Continues as Mainstream Media Ignore Four Whistleblowers

The polls show it and commentators of all political stripes often cite the figures: Killer drone attacks by the U.S. military and the CIA in the Greater Middle East and Africa have strong US public support. According to the Pew Research Center’s most recent poll in May, 58 percent – up slightly from 56 percent in February 2013 – approve of “missile strikes from drones to target extremists in such countries as Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.” The numbers of Americans disapproving of drone attacks actually increased from 26 percent to 35 percent over that two-year period – a hopeful sign, but still very much a minority view.



Dec 04 12:50

Combat footage: Iraqi troops clash with ISIS in battle for Ramadi

Iraqi troops fired at Islamic State militants in a neighbourhood of Ramadi late on Wednesday, as the battle to reclaim the besieged city continues.

Dec 04 12:46

Irish government advisor: Boys ‘should receive’ vaccine for cervical cancer virus

Teenage boys as well as girls should be given the vaccine that prevents a virus that causes 70 per cent of cervical cancers, a senior health policy adviser to the Government has said.

Dec 04 12:42

Boy of 12 hauled out of class by police over David Cameron Facebook protest

A schoolboy trying to save his youth club was hauled from class after his plan to protest outside David Cameron's constituency office was spotted - by anti-terror police.

Dec 04 11:54

Ukraine concentrates military groupings on border with Crimea, Transdniestria — Poroshenko

Ukraine has concentrated military groupings on the border with Crimea and Transdniestria, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said addressing the military on Friday. "We have focused powerful groupings in the direction of Crimea and unrecognized Transdniestria," he said. "We have increased the real rather than ‘paper’ strength of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. We have created groups of troopers who cover of all potentially dangerous directions, including from the sides of Crimea and unrecognized Transdniestria," the Ukrainian president said adding that it was the purpose why Ukraine had to carry out several mobilization campaigns and increase the numerical strength of its armed forces... According to Ukraine’s defense minister, the strength of Ukrainian army has nearly doubled over the past year to 280,000 people. Seventy thousand Ukrainian troopers are deployed on the disengagement line in Donbas.



Dec 04 11:52

Kiev forces shell two villages in self-proclaimed Donetsk republic

"Some 20 minutes ago, the Kominternovo village of Novoazovsky district (in southern DPR) came under fire from the positions of Kiev forces in Shirokino," a ministry official told the Donetsk news agency. The forces fired around five 120-mm caliber shells. The DPR-controlled area of the Zaitsevo village in northern Gorlovka was also shelled from tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and 82-mm caliber mortars, the official said. No casualties or damage have been reported so far.
DPR says Ukrainian troops pull weapons and artillery to engagement line in Donbas http://tass.ru/en/world/841688

Dec 04 11:45

Turkey ready for dialogue with Russia — PM

"There are no problems between the Turkish and Russian peoples. We have always been especially attentive to relations with Russia, and we think that now it is very important for us to hold doors for dialogue open," the Turkish prime minister told the Diplomatic Academy in Baku. He also said that Ankara "does not accept the negative campaign launched against Turkey." "Let’s not start campaigns that remind of the Cold War, let’s sit down and discuss existing problems," Davutoglu said.

Dec 04 11:43

No political contacts between London, Moscow since UK started strikes against IS — Kremlin

"So far, there have been no political contacts," Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. As for contacts between the military, Peskov said that "it is better to check this information with our military." "I am unaware of any contacts," Peskov said. "I haven't heard anything about any contacts between the Russian and British military."

Dec 04 11:42

China backs Putin’s model of Eurasian integration — foreign ministry

China supports a model proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin of the Eurasian integration involving Beijing’s initiative, the Silk Road Economic Belt, China’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Friday. "As for the integration of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the Silk Road Economic Belt proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin, the leaders of the two countries have reached consensus on this issue".



Dec 04 11:38

Holy smoke Batman! Erdogan has to go

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been shooting from the lip over the past week since the fatal shooting down of a Russian fighter jet. He truculently denied accusations of supporting terrorism, challenging Russia to prove it. Well, holy smoke Batman!

Yes, Batman. Not the caped screen hero. Instead, we’re talking about the city of the same name, located in Turkey’s southeastern region. It is where Turkey’s state-owned oil industry is centered.

Dec 04 11:35

Russia FM comments on Erdogan's accusations of Russian involvement in IS oil trade

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov recalled a Russian saying that means "guilty mind is never at ease" in connection with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s claims that he allegedly has evidence that Russia is involved in oil trade with the Islamic State terrorist group. "I haven’t heard that statement. But it is strange that it was voiced many days after the issue of illegal oil trade got to media, when we presented specific facts," Lavrov said. Earlier, the Turkish president said as quoted by AFP that he allegedly has evidence that Russia is involved in oil trade with the Islamic State. He explained that he believes such evidence is accusations against a Syrian businessman who, according to Erdogan, allegedly buys oil from the IS. Ergogan claimed the businessman "has a Russian passport."

Dec 04 11:33

Airstrike on an automobile column transporting oil products (Aleppo province)

Russian Air Force destroys trucks transporting oil to Turkey from ISIS controlled areas.

Dec 04 11:27

French aircraft carrier off Syria to redeploy to Persian Gulf

The French Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier off the Syrian coast will be redeployed to the Persian Gulf, France’s President Francois Hollande said on Friday after being on board the vessel. "In several days you will arrive to the new deployment area, you will have to command actions in the format of the operating coalition," Hollande told the officers on board.



Dec 04 11:26

Russian warplanes destroy 12 fuel pump stations in Syria in a week — Defense Ministry

"Twelve fuel pump stations, 8 oil fields and oil and gas facilities as well as more than 170 tanker trucks have been destroyed (in Syria) over the past week," Konashenkov said. "Over the past day alone Sukhoi-34 bombers attacked two truck convoys on the roads in the areas of Aleppo and Raqqah to destroy up to 40 tanker trucks and other vehicles equipped for transporting fuel supplies". Earlier, the Defense Ministry said that Russian air strikes had caused the militants’ incomes from illegal oil trade to fall by half from $3 million to $1.5 million. The terrorists have at their disposal about 8,500 tanker trucks carrying more than 200,000 barrels of crude a day.

Dec 04 11:21

Tory MP who voted to bomb Syria in Facebook death threat row after adding 'unless you die' to constituent's email

A Tory MP who voted to bomb Syria was criticised today after she doctored an email from a constituent so it read like a death threat.

Lucy Allan, 51, published a genuine email from a voter who branded her 'an empty shell of a human being' and 'detached from reality' but added the words 'unless you die' and put it on Facebook.

Sender Adam Watling, 27, who was writing as Rusty Shackleford, claims she deliberately added the final three words to make it appear as though he had sent a death threat.

Dec 04 11:10

U.S. Military Agents Deployed To 147 Different Countries in 2015, 75% Of The Planet

Last year, the US military was running special operations in 147 countries, which represents roughly 75% of the entire planet. According to Special Operations Command spokesman Ken McGraw, the numbers are record breaking and represent a massive jump from the numbers seen during the Bush administration.


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Dec 04 11:10

Former Drone Operators Say They Were “Horrified” By Cruelty of Assassination Program

U.S. DRONE OPERATORS are inflicting heavy civilian casualties and have developed an institutional culture callous to the death of children and other innocents, four former operators said at a press briefing today in New York.

Dec 04 10:58

Russia keeps US and NATO flotilla in Black Sea at gunpoint

A flotilla of NATO and US warships entered the Black Sea yesterday, on December 3. The flotilla consists of USS Ross and NATO constant readiness vessels - Francisco de Almeida of Portugal, Blas de Lezo of Spain and Winnipeg of Canada. According to US naval officials, USS Ross entered the Black Sea to ensure peace and stability in the region. By approaching Russian maritime border, NATO warships intend to cooperate with "allies and partners"... NATO ships will sink in ten minutes, should they attack Russia. The ships of non-Black Sea countries, according to the statute, are allowed to stay in the area for not longer than 21 days. A division of the Russian Black Sea Navy took the foreign flotilla at gunpoint. This is a normal practice for all countries, when foreign warships enter their territorial waters.

Dec 04 10:56

BEX ALERT - Islamic State threatens to explode New York, Washington and Moscow

Daesh threaten to conduct a series of attacks in the United States and Russia. In a new video that appeared on the Internet, the militants said that France was only the beginning, and now is the turn for Russia and the USA to experience terror. The terrorists, who speak English in the video, promise that new attacks will take place in three cities - New York, Washington and Moscow. "We will come to you with our weapons and our explosives," the black man in the video says. Not that long ago, Daesh terrorists promised to take revenge on the countries whose armed forces were involved in the fight against the terrorist organization in Syria. Furthermore, it was reported on December 4 that Daesh terrorists were planning to attack Russian tourists in Thailand on New Year holidays. According to Russian special services, attacks are possible in Pattaya, Phuket and Bangkok.

Dec 04 10:51

'It doesn't seem plausible to us': Family of US Muslim who killed 14 says they don't believe official account of the massacre and even suggest the Sandy Hook slaying didn't take place

A lawyer representing the family of San Bernardino gunman Syed Farook has questioned accounts of the massacre which saw Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik kill 14 at a holiday party on Wednesday morning.

Attorney David Chesley said they doubted the accuracy of information released by the police and FBI.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

There is ample reason to doubt the official story. History shows that all rulers control their people through lies, fraud, and deception, especially when it comes to taking away freedoms or starting wars. Remember Tony Blair's "Dodgy Dossier", plagiarized from an outdated student thesis? Or the claim that Saddam had nuclear weapons? Going back further in history there was the lie that Lusitania was not smuggling weapons from the US to Germany (divers confirmed the holds of the remains of Lusitania were carrying weapons in the 1980s). There was the lie that a Spanish mine destroyed the USS Maine in Havana Harbor which was used to launch the Spanish/American war. The Captain of the Maine, Charles Sigsbee, reported that the ship was destroyed by a fire in a coal bunker, and that report was confirmed by later investigations, including one led by Admiral Hyman G. Rickover. The torpedoes in the Gulf of Tonkin President Johnson cited to escalate the Vietnam war never existed; the initial report of an attack was an error by a novice sonar operator who heard his own ship's propellers. Reichstagg Fire, Gleiwitz Incident, and on and on and on and on.

If the governments of the US and UK find they have a huge credibility problem and that nobody trusts them, it is of their own making.


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Dec 04 10:32

UK has joined a hard, bloody battle against Isis with no coherent plan

The battle against Islamic State will be long and protracted, the defence secretary, Michael Fallon, has said in broadcast interviews. Defeating Isis in Iraq would be difficult enough but destroying it in Syria, the campaign the UK has now joined, was going to be much harder.

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There is a plan of sorts – helping both the Iraqi army and the Kurds – for retaking Iraqi territory held by Isis. But nothing remotely coherent by way of a strategy for destroying Isis in Syria. It is optimistically based on air power and a small band of US special forces.

The RAF airstrike against the Omar oilfield, the opening action of the Syrian campaign was hailed by Fallon as a “serious blow”. It certainly will hurt Isis revenue gathering. But the terror group has other sources of revenue and is better financed by far than either al-Qaida or the Taliban.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

The reality here is that Russia has been invited by the Syrian government to get rid of all radicals, including those trained, funded, and supplied by the West; France, the UK, and the US, have NOT been invited to do this.

What Cameron, and the UK Parliament have done, is to declare war against the Syrian government, which has done absolutely nothing to the UK, to further muddy the waters, and encourage a military confrontation with Russia.

Russia's leadership is adamant that al-Assad stay on through the transition period here, because to remove him now would absolutely guarantee a leadership vacuum, of which militants could take sharp advantage; Putin and Lavrov are absolutely correct in their thinking here. Neither will back down in this, and will support Al-Assad to the point of a military conflict with the West, if that is how things shake out.

Neither man wants war, but see Russia's support of Al-Assad a very public demonstration that Russia will not turn on its geopolitical friends, even if there is a cost to be paid.

For the governments of the US, the Uk, France, and Germany to believe, for one second, that Russia will "back out" of their commitment to the Al-Assad government is ludicrous and naive in the extreme, and unfortunately may well pay the price with the lives of their deployed citizens.

Dec 04 10:14

OBAMA WHITE HOUSE: TERRORISTS WILL STOP ATTACKING IF WE PASS GUN CONTROL LAWS

The Obama administration reacted to yesterday’s shooting in San Bernardino – likely carried out by a Muslim terrorist – by insisting that “common sense” gun laws will deter jihadists who are planning attacks.

Reporter Peter Doocy asked White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest: “Does the President really think that common sense gun laws would deter terrorists now that he has admitted that these two may have been terrorists?”
“Yes. The president believes that passing common sense gun laws that makes it harder for people with bad intentions to get guns, makes the country safer,” responded Earnest.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

I am having a palm to forehead moment, at warp-speed velocity, upon reading this.

No, Mr. President, "common sense gun laws" will be evaded by people committed to do bad things, and that is just the reality.

Sometimes, the degree of self-delusion in this Administration is just amazing.

Dec 04 10:07

‘Everything the West has done was to create ISIS’ – John Pilger



Dec 04 10:06

GOP Senator Wants A Coalition Of 100,000 Troops In Iraq And Syria

The call for 100,000 troops -- a full-scale war -- exceeds the bids by hawks in Johnson's party, including Sens. Lindsey Graham (S.C.) and John McCain (Ariz.), for numbers closer to 10,000 on the ground.
Johnson, in an interview with Wisconsin reporter Mike Gousha for the local ABC affiliate's "Up Front," likened taking out ISIS to the first Gulf War, in which President George H.W. Bush used a global coalition to push Iraq's Saddam Hussein out of Kuwait. What that has to do with ISIS, though, is hard to discern.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

I have looked at Johnson's bio, and he has absolutely no military experience or expertise whatsoever, which makes this observation completely chilling in its naivete.

The ultimate result of such a course of action as he prescribes here may well be be World War III, with the West and NATO facing off against Russia.

Dec 04 10:05

Muslims "Palestinians" Celebrating 9/11 (CNN and Fox) the fall of the twin towers on 911

Dec 04 09:48

Since israel is not allowed by Russia to bomb in Syria, israeli press file false reports to keep up facade of military relevance.

Several "missiles" blown up. Each one having 7,700 pounds of inhibited red foaming nitric acid [IRFNA] and 2,200 pounds of kerosene as fuel, and no one saw a thing!

U N B E L I E V A B L E !



Dec 04 09:41

Four Louisiana Prison Officers Charged In Death Of Young Mother

A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted four corrections officers from Louisiana's St. Bernard Parish Prison on civil rights charges, alleging that they deliberately ignored the medical needs of a 19-year-old mother who died behind bars.
Nimali Henry was locked up for 10 days after being arrested on minor charges. Her family had been unable to afford the $25,000 bond. On April 1, 2014, she was found lying face down in an isolation cell just before 8 a.m.
About two weeks earlier, Henry had been trying to see her 4-month-old daughter when she got into a dispute with another woman. Her daughter and her daughter's father were at this woman's house.
Henry was arrested for disturbing the peace, simple battery and unauthorized entry, and bond was set. But "nobody could come up with [the money]," said her sister, 20-year-old Deshawna Henry, according to a Times-Picayune report.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Absoflippinglutely unbelievable!!!

Dec 04 09:35

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Says Obama Policies Could Trigger Nuclear War With Russia

U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) continued her harsh criticisms of the Obama administration's foreign policy, saying actions against the Islamic State group could lead the U.S. into a "devastating nuclear war" with Russia.
Gabbard's warning on Tuesday was directed at Defense Secretary Ashton Carter, who testified during a House Armed Services Committee hearing about America's strategy to defeat ISIS in Iraq.
Gabbard, a vice chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, said she could "only presume" that President Barack Obama’s recent decision to deploy American fighter jets to the border between Turkey and Syria was to "target Russian planes." The two countries' "diametrically opposed objectives" with air strikes in Syria, she said, create a "strong potential" for a head-to-head military conflict.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Gabbard may well have committed political suicide with this stance, but she is absolutely correct in her assessment of the situation.

And Carter's characterisation of the current crisis in Syria as "... a diplomatic problem, not a military danger..." is reckless in the extreme, in light of the fact this administration seems hell-bent to creating a military confrontation with Russia over Syria.



Dec 04 09:27

US AIRCRAFT CARRIER HARRY TRUMAN IS NOW IN THE MEDITERRANEAN, APPROACHING SYRIA COAST - FULL US NAVAL MAP

Days before the dramatic military escalation between Turkey and Russia, we reported that in order to assure that the Syria proxy war has all the naval support the US-led alliance will need in the coming weeks, both a French and a US aircraft carrier were "steaming" full speed toward the Mediterranean sea, just off the coast of Syria.

As we noted, "the Truman is expected to reach the Persian Gulf before the year’s end. The U.S. has been launching air strikes into Iraq and Syria from aircraft carriers in the Persian Gulf — at least until last month, when the USS Theodore Roosevelt left the area after an extended deployment. The two-month gap is the first in nearly a decade that the U.S. has had no carrier in the region."

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Translation: the US government is preparing for a military confrontation with Russia over Syria, which may well start with a US-engineered false flag, and is putting all its assets in place for such an outcome.

Amassing assets for a military campaign is costly, logistically challenging, and generally will not be done if those assets will not be used.

And as the oceans around Syria are becoming more crowded, the potential for some kind false flag escalates, to be blamed on Russia, and then the situation here may well be heading straight into World War III.

Dec 04 09:26

42 FALSE-FLAG ATTACKS OFFICIALY ADMITTED TO

Presidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police ADMIT to False Flag Terror

In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either orally, in writing, or through photographs or videos:

Webmaster's Commentary: 

And for every false-flag admitted to, a thousand more likely remain hidden!

Dec 04 09:25

FLASHBACK - SOME Unanswered questions about what happened on September 11, 2001

Dec 04 09:24

WHY HARDLY ANY COVERAGE/ NEW ORLEANS "MASS SHOOTING"?


There was a shooting in New Orleans. Over 20 were injured- many of whom were children. Thing is- the "shooter" is Black. And has a long criminal record.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

And the PC crowd only reports (or makes up) bad news about white people!



Dec 04 09:20

With US Help, Saudi Arabia Is Obliterating Yemen

Ayman al-Sanabani beamed as he entered his family’s home on his wedding day. He was greeting his new bride, Gamila, who was in a bedroom surrounded by friends. Ayman sat beside her for several minutes, receiving warm words of congratulations.

It would be the young couple’s first and only encounter as husband and wife.

Dec 04 09:19

Cameron to spend billions bombing and ‘reconstructing’ Syria, so these rich people get richer

David Cameron has announced that at least one billion pounds from UK taxpayers will go to fund the ‘reconstruction’ of Syria after it has been pummeled by British bombs. The lunacy of pledging to rob the public purse to repair the damage Cameron is so hell-bent on creating is breathtaking. That is until you examine who the plan makes sense for: Cameron’s much loved British companies.

Dec 04 09:18

Climate-Change Meatheads Going After Meat

Decades ago, The Older Brother opined that when the loony lefties want to violate someone’s constitutional rights, they just claim it’s to save the children. Then if you oppose the loony lefties, they claim you don’t care about children.

Apparently that strategy was limited in its usefulness, because eventually the loony lefties replaced “it’s to save the children!” with “it’s to save the planet!” That’s why Dr. Patrick Moore, a co-founder of Greenpeace, eventually quit the organization. He saw environmentalism being hijacked (as he put it) by the political and social causes of the left. Science took a back seat to politics. As Dr. Moore put it in an essay he wrote back in March:

Webmaster's Commentary: 

I Didn't Claw My Way To The Top Of The Food Chain To Eat Leaves!! Find A Cow, Knock Off The Horns, Wipe Its Butt, AND SERVE IT UP!

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Dec 04 09:18

WHISTLEBLOWER: “EVERY TIME THERE IS A TERRORIST ATTACK, WHAT WE REALLY NEED TO DO IS DEMAND THAT THEY CUT THE BUDGETS OF ALL THE INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES”

The highest-level NSA whistleblower in history – William Binney – the high-level NSA executive who created the agency’s mass surveillance program for digital information, 36-year NSA veteran widely regarded as a “legend” within the agency, who served as the senior technical director within the agency, and managed thousands of NSA employees – has a great suggestion for motivating U.S. intelligence agencies to prevent terrorism.

Binney tells Washington’s Blog:

If you want to get into the real reason politicians, companies and agencies are hard over advocates for mass/bulk surveillance, then you need to look at all the money involved. It’s about 100 Billion (that’s with a B) per year.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Binney's proposal sounds good, on its face, but his suggestion about replacing layers of security agencies with more agencies and managers simply gives us more government-enabled, Stasi-like spying.

But he absolutely misses the point here; the best way to stop terror in the US is to both stop mucking about in other peoples' countries to expropriate resources to which this country has no moral right, and stop with regime change, at the cost of those US-installed puppets not giving a damn about the wants and needs of the people over whom they have been set to rule.

Just ask any Iranian living during the time of the rule of the Shah of Iran, and they will give you an earful on that.

Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it; that is precisely what is happening at the top echelons of government and military leadership right now.

Dec 04 09:16

San Bernardino Evidence of Multi-Agency Drill, Staging Areas, Set-up in Less Than 90 Minutes

As we go to press, police marksmen appear to have shot-up a black SUV, with one suspect killed, one severely wounded [later pronounced dead] and another escaping on foot according to NBC News live coverage. It’s still unconfirmed whether the SUV passengers are actually the same men who were the original ‘active shooters’ at the original crime scene.

Dec 04 09:01

White House: Obama Thinks Gun Control Will Deter Terrorists

Webmaster's Commentary: 

The latest word from San Bernardino is that that at least one of the guns found with the accused shooters is a police weapon!

Paris has very strict gun laws, and the shooters there were using military weapons. So how does banning guns for law-abiding Americans in any way affect criminals and terrorists?

Dec 04 08:58

San Bernardino Shooter GoPro Cameras Orwellized!

UPDATE: (Thursday PM) Officials in San Bernardino said the suspects were not wearing GoPro cameras… That is a different story than what they said last night.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Obviously, if the GoPro cameras found with the bodies did not show the shooting, that would blow the whole story wide open! So GoPro GetGone!

Dec 04 08:52

Britain Dive-Bombs into Another Disastrous War

British addition of more warplanes to the already-crowded Syrian conflict is wholly wrong, just as the Americans and French are. Their underlying criminal objectives of regime change preclude them from bringing any good to the situation.

Dec 04 08:25

Cameron's 'dodgy dossier': MoD rubbished claim that there are 70,000 anti-ISIS fighters in Syria – but PM used it anyway

Military top brass warned David Cameron against controversially claiming there were 70,000 friendly troops ready to take on Islamic State in Syria, it was claimed last night.

Ministry of Defence figures were said to have balked at the figure, amid fears it was an over-estimate and could become the government's 'dodgy dossier'.

The unnamed senior officers had apparently tried to stop Mr Cameron from mentioning the figure in his speech to the House of Commons for fear it could become his '45 minutes moment', The Times reported.

Dec 04 08:24

Paris bomber ‘made phonecalls to Birmingham and another jihadi visited the UK in the run-up to the attacks'

So why haven't the NSA or GCHQ detailed the calls and their recipients?

Dec 04 08:19

Bilal Erdogan: The Real ISIS Oil Minister

By Brandon Turbeville

ISIS oil funding is now more in the center of mainstream media attention than it has ever been, particularly since the Russians began bombing real ISIS targets and forcing the United States to embark upon yet another phony bombing campaign against “ISIS oil money” in order to save face in front of its unwitting victims of public relations...

Dec 04 08:11

Wetherspoon’s hack: pub chain’s website hit by huge cyber attack, personal information and credit card details lost

Wetherspoon’s has been hacked, potentially putting hundreds of thousands of its customers’ information at risk.

The pub company said that 650,000 people might have had their personal details leaked, and that the card details of 100 people had been compromised.

The company said that those credit card details couldn’t be used on their own to steal money. But the stolen personal information will probably be sold on the black market, and the company recommends that customers stay vigilant.

Dec 04 08:09

Big Ag Serves Up Wastewater Salads

Ask anyone who’s lived through California’s drought: Water scarcity is getting scary. And banning long showers isn’t even a drop in the bucket when it comes to finding a solution.

Dec 04 08:07

Huge Oil Discovery In Golan Heights Explains Why Israel Is Launching War In Western Syria

Dec 04 08:05

Two MPs being investigated in criminal expenses inquiry

Police are investigating two MPs over their taxpayer-funded expenses.

A Met Police spokesman has confirmed that it is investigating two cases referred to it by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) - which oversees MPs' expenses - in March this year.

Scotland Yard has said the two cases involve sitting MPs on the suspicion that they have committed criminal offences, according to the Evening Standard.

The Met Police said a third case was also referred to it in March, which resulted in a 33-year-old woman, an MP's aide, receiving a caution for fraud by false representation.

Dec 04 08:03

"But It's Just A 0.25% Rate Hike, What's The Big Deal?" - Here Is The Stunning Answer

"QE2 moved Repo rates, on average, 2.7 basis points for every $100B in QE. So, one very rough estimate moved GC 8 basis points and the other 2.7 basis points per hundred billion. In order to move GC 25 basis points higher, in a very rough estimate, the Fed needs to drain between $310B and $800B in liquidity."

Dec 04 08:03

Israel’s ‘Successful’ Defeat on Iran

A senior German official told me in 2010, quite proudly, that under the leadership of Angela Merkel, Germany’s Iran policy had become a function of its relations with Israel. Whether Germany would sanction Iran or engage in diplomacy very much depended on Israel’s reaction. In its simplest form, the German official was explaining to me the process of “Israelizing” Iran — that is, turning one’s policy towards Iran broadly into a function one’s relationship with Israel.

Dec 04 08:03

Germany Sends 1,200 "Support" Troops To Syria

In a 445 “for”, 146 “against” (seven abstentions) vote, German lawmakers approved the use of six Tornado reconnaissance jets, and the deployment of a frigate to help "protect" the French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle off the coast of Syria. Berlin will also send refueling aircraft and up to 1,200 military personnel.

Dec 04 08:02

Israel Conducts Secret Training Exercises Against Russian Air Defense Systems

As Reuters reports, "Israel has quietly tested ways of defeating an advanced air-defense system that Russia has deployed in the Middle East and that could limit Israel's ability to strike in Syria or Iran, military and diplomatic sources said."

Dec 04 08:00

Joe Scarborough Grills Carly Fiorina On Background Checks

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On MSNBCs Morning Joe, Carli Fiorina told the hosts that the rifles were not purchased by the shooters. But that they got them from a "friend" who got them from the police!!!!! In vid at 5 minute mark.

Dec 04 07:58

The Adelson effect: Why every GOP candidate is at this Jewish conference (+video)

Casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson spent $90 million on candidates in 2012. So, every GOP presidential candidate will be at Thursday's event for Adelson's Republican Jewish Coalition.

Dec 04 07:56

Police Search For Motive Behind San Bernardino Shooting

David Bowdich, assistant regional director of the FBI, said Thursday that the couple had made trips to Pakistan and that Malik was in the U.S. on a visa. Although authorities have not yet singled out a motive, a U.S. intelligence official told the Associated Press that Farook had been in touch with extremists on social media accounts, and that the FBI had been monitoring the situation.

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"Monitoring the situation" = "Setting up the patsy!"

Dec 04 07:33

San Bernardino, Drills, 3rd Shooter and other weird stuff

According to this last tweet, police, at the time of the shooting death of the two suspects, believed there was a third person still on the loose. Within three hours, the police were confident there was only two shooters the entire time. Seems a bit quick to me, I don’t know, maybe they compiled eyewitness reports and were able to confirm that with the actual victims.

That would be incredibly fast police work considering the horror and barrage of information going on all around them.

The LA Times reported,

Chief Burguan said it was not clear if a third person taken into custody after the shootout with the police was involved. “We are reasonably confident that we have two shooters and we have two dead suspects,” he said.

This third person at the scene of the shootout was eventually let go, but based on the timeline of events, this would not account for the previously reported “third shooter”.

Dec 04 07:31

Training Officers to Shoot First, and He Will Answer Questions Later

When police officers shoot people under questionable circumstances, Dr. Lewinski is often there to defend their actions. Among the most influential voices on the subject, he has testified in or consulted in nearly 200 cases over the last decade or so and has helped justify countless shootings around the country.

His conclusions are consistent: The officer acted appropriately, even when shooting an unarmed person. Even when shooting someone in the back. Even when witness testimony, forensic evidence or video footage contradicts the officer’s story.

Dec 04 07:24

NY Times Magazine Editor: Hillary Clinton Would Be A Dangerous President

“There’s a big chunk of America…that considers her untrustworthy,” Klein said. “Some of the truth has caught up with her. But I think the more people see her, the more they realize that this is a chameleon, someone who doesn’t really stand for anything except her own power. And she will say or do anything, and she has said or done anything, to get what she wants.”

Dec 04 07:21

San Bernardino Shooter Was Registered Democrat Worked For County Govt.

Syed Farook not only worked for San Bernardino County but was also an ecologist and registered democrat.

Dec 04 07:17

ISIL War: US Claim Has Never Stood Up to Basic Scrutiny

The Pentagon chief is right to say “most of Turkish air operations are not directed at ISIL, they are directed at the PKK, and we would like to see them do more against ISIL.” However, he is wrong to assume the same cannot be said about the United States.

The problem with Carter’s criticism is that Washington and its so-called international coalition have been rather shy in their efforts to try and eliminate ISIL bases. Just like Turkey, they have failed to show any significant performance in the war - both in the air and on the ground. So yes, we would also like to see them do more against ISIL.

Dec 04 07:16

Top NSA Whistleblower: “Every Time There Is a Terrorist Attack, What We Really Need to Do Is Demand that They CUT the Budgets of All the Intelligence Agencies”

If you want to get into the real reason politicians, companies and agencies are hard over advocates for mass/bulk surveillance, then you need to look at all the money involved. It’s about 100 Billion (that’s with a B) per year.

When NSA Director Alexander said their objective is to “collect it all”, then that simply exposed the underlying reason for all this spying. That committed the government to collecting an ever increasing year-by-year amount of data which takes an ever increasing year-by-year amount of money to do. And to achieve that, they use fear mongering and lies to mislead and bamboozle us into letting them take more and more of our money to achieve very little.

Dec 04 07:14

US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher: “Russia should be Applauded… Our Government is Unwilling to Confront the Terrorist Offensive”

When Russia courageously stepped into the breach we should have been applauding its willingness to confront ISIS. Instead, we continue to denigrate Russians as if they were still the Soviet Union and Putin, not Islamic terrorists, our most vicious enemy.

Dec 04 07:13

Do Mass Killings Bother You?

We now know this. A young man who had successfully killed on a large scale went to his religious leader with doubts and was told that mass killing was part of God's plan. The young man continued killing until he had participated in killing sprees that took 1,626 lives -- men, women, and children.

I repeat: his death count was not the 16 or 9 or 22 lives that make top news stories, but 1,626 dead and mutilated bodies.

Do such things bother you?

What if you learned that this young man's name was Brandon Bryant, and that he killed as a drone pilot for the U.S. Air Force, and that he was presented with a certificate for his 1,626 kills and congratulated on a job well done by the United States of America? What if you learned that his religious leader was a Christian chaplain?

Do such things still bother you?

Dec 04 07:12

Russia Declares ‘Proxy War’ Against U.S. for Supporting ISIS Terrorists by Supplying them with Oil

In a huge stunning announcement just now by the Russian Foreign Minister, Russia presented direct evidence of Turkey buying illegal oil from the black market supporting terrorists.
This video goes over the important revelations by the Russians, its consequences and shift of the geo political field.
“It is not in doubt that ISIS is almost finished.
“They are weak and if only the Americans would stop supporting them we could defeat them in days.”
Mustafa Saadi – Iraqi Commander

Dec 04 07:10

Revealed: Brother of San Bernardino gunman is a decorated Navy veteran honored for his role in the war on terror

The brother of the San Bernardino gunman is a decorated Navy veteran who has been honored for his role in the war on terror.

Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, was named as the suspect who stormed the Inland Regional Center and massacred 14 people during a holiday party for county health employees on Wednesday.

But Farook’s older brother Syed Raheel Farook, a married father who goes by his middle name, has a number of ‘awards and decorations’ from his time in the Navy, Buzzfeed reported.

Dec 04 07:08

Arizona Republicans to Congress: Authorize ISIS war

U.S. Reps. Matt Salmon and Trent Franks are adding pressure to update the United States' war authorization to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks.

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Okay, Matt and Trent, if you really feel that way ... Here are your rifles, here are a couple parachutes, we ran out of the desert camo gear but here are two bright da-glo orange jumpsuits left over from the CIA's torture centers. Watch your heads climbing into that transport and we will call Assad and tell him you are on your way to kick his butt all by yourselves.

But, one thought before you leave. The Paris attackers all carried EU passports. None of them were from Syria. And they were not Muslim. The accused female suicide bomber took naked selfies of herself. The accused mastermind drank whisky and did drugs. So by what convoluted rational does Syria get bombed for this?

Dec 04 07:05

Iran’s air force to enterSyria conflict: report

Iran is preparing to deploy two fighter jet squadrons to Syria to conduct strikes on behalf of the Bashar al-Assad regime, according to a Kuwaiti daily with close access to Moscow’s military intervention in the war-torn country.

Al-Rai also reported that Russia has provided the Syrian regime with S-300 aerial defense systems.

Dec 04 07:03

San Bernardino Shooters' family attorney: A lot of things don't add up

CNN-- Family lawyer ... the shooters were face down handcuffed in SUV... Shooter weighed 90 lbs.. could not possible carry gun & vests...

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The egg timer just ran out!

Dec 04 06:48

Turks say Erdogan won’t go despite promise, media crackdown to resume

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Erdogan lied! Imagine my shock! :)

What is interesting is how the US keeps on describing Syria's Assad as a dictator while turning a blind eye to what their "friends" are doing in places like Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turker. Erdogan wants to toss one person in prison for two years over a single tweet comparing Erdogan to the character Gollum in "Lord Of The Rings!" That is clearly the sort of behavior one sees in a tyrant.

Dec 04 06:34

Millennials not ready to leave the nest: A record number of women age 18 to 34 living at home with parents. Millennial men living at home near 75 year record high.

The number of young adults living at home continues to hover near record levels. Just last month we found out that a record number of Millennial women are living at home with their parents. This dates back to when modern day record keeping began in 1940. Millennial men are tracking with this trend as well but are just a few points off the record set 75 years ago.

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... at the end of the Great Depression!

Dec 04 06:32

What They Haven't Told You about Climate Change

Dec 04 06:16

Was San Bernardino Shooting a False Flag?

Now the police say this shooting started because of a dispute at a party, at which point the shooters went home, dressed in what mainstream media calls assault clothing and grabbed assault rifles.

There are also reports of bombs at the scene, which tells me that this is a premeditated attack.

Nurses in the center thought today’s shooting was a drill.

This occurred in a area with gun control already in place and monsters like Hillary Clinton have taken to Twitter to call for more gun control.

Dec 04 06:15

Another False Flag Shooting Proves Obama Is Implementing His 17th and Final Element of Martial Law

Michael Adams is reporting that yesterday’s mass murder has all the elements of a false flag event ad I wholeheartedly agree with im. Coupled with the Oregon shootings earlier this fall and with all of this most recent rash of contrived shootings, speaks to Obama’s intent to seize American guns by one means or another. I do not think Obama is foolish enough to perpetrate a Lexington and Concord event. He will simply declare guns to be illegal and go after high profile dissidents through organizations such as Jade Helm 16 which has emerged to replace Jade Helm 15. He will also move to make ammunition nearly unobtainable through taxation.

Dec 04 06:12

Azov seeks to found private military corporation, send troops to fight Russia in Syria

“Given the cooling of relations with Russia and given the fact that there are clashes between Russian and Turkish interests in Syria, it is perfectly logical for Turkey to seek contacts from Ukraine, as this would be logical for Ukraine as well. I can assure you that, for example, Azov could perfectly carry out this function of collecting a foreign legion and sending it to Syria to fight, roughly speaking, for the Western coalition. And we could work against the Russians on a new field while we have a ceasefire once again which is good for Donbass,” Biletsky said.

The presenter, Vasily Golovanov, after listening to the guest, asked what he had in mind: a fight alongside Russia or a struggle against Russia. Golovanov assumed that Biletsky spoke about a fight against the Russian Federation.

“Of course, that’s the point,” Biletsky said to the assumption of Golovanov.

Dec 04 06:11

Syria - Ukraine - Albania: Is "Greater Albania" the next tool of the US and Turkey?

Risks, political uncertainty, and economic instability are growing in the world. In such circumstances, as we see, many seekers of fortune ready to try to catch success in the increasingly murky waters of global political processes are appearing or, more precisely, revealing themselves. No one is interested in fishing rods anymore. Explosives, as practice shows, are a more preferable means. Explosions don’t miss, and whole states and political regimes fly into the air.

Dec 04 06:10

Record levels of Fukushima radiation detected off West Coast — Massive plume stretches for more than 1,000 miles — Reuters: Contamination is spreading off U.S. shores — Radioactive cesium reaches 11 Bq/m3 at multiple locations

Scientists monitoring the spread of radiation in the ocean from the Fukushima nuclear accident report finding an increased number of sites off the US West Coast showing signs of contamination from Fukushima. This includes the highest detected level to date from a sample collected about 1,600 miles west of San Francisco.

Dec 04 06:10

'Clear no' in Danish vote on deeper EU cooperation

Danes have rejected a government proposal to further their country's involvement in the EU. Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen announced the referendum had resulted in a "clear no."

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The EU is starting to collapse, from the very same factors which will collapse the US; predatory economics and open borders!

Dec 04 06:09

"Israel Is Everything We Want The Middle East To Look Like In The Future!" Marco Rubio

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This what you have in mind, Marco?

Dec 04 04:52

The Mossad accelerates its strategy against BDS

It's already very difficult for Israel to combat BDS. It's something akin to trying to against fight a shifting sand dune. BDS is a diffuse and broad movement, which, although it has popular and influential figures supporting it, has no central leadership or cadres that Israel could remove through its various nefarious means. More fundamentally, it's pretty hard to force people to buy Israel products, or make them participate in Israeli propaganda initiatives against their will or interest. Furthermore, although some people can be bought-off, intimidated, or otherwise coerced into silence, it's pretty much impossible to stop everyone talking about an idea or a strategy.

Dec 04 04:26

Zionist Benn’s Grab For Power

Hilary Benn is very serious about his power grab and has been laying the ground for it very carefully. With his abandonment of any pretended concern for the slow and agonising genocide of the Palestinians, and his strident support for Trident, Benn is embracing the Israeli establishment and the British military and political establishment.

Dec 04 04:17

Countdown to the Dying Culture: Can You Name 10 Reasons Why It’s Going, Gone-Gone?

The dumbdowning of America – five easy pieces of the pie gone into the bellies of the controllers, the punishers, the at-will lovers, each and everyone of them. I don’t personally blame this fellow, but we are a throwaway society because we have fatherless millions, women who are picking themselves up by the bootstraps and resentful, too, and a messed up world of dog eat dog and the spectacle of nothingness that is sports-booze-pot-clubbing and just big screen stupidity.

Dec 04 04:00

Israel is the main buyer of ISIS Oil

Kurdish and Turkish smugglers are transporting oil from ISIS controlled territory in Syria and Iraq and selling it to Israel, according to several reports in the Arab and Russian media. An estimated 20,000-40,000 barrels of oil are produced daily in ISIS controlled territory generating $1-1.5 million daily profit for the terrorist organization.

Dec 04 03:23

Russian Foreign Minister suggests engaging Kurdish help to close Syria’s border with Turkey

Kurds and US army special reaction teams may be engaged on the ground to close Syria’s border with Turkey, but only with the consent of Damascus, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said after talks with his Serbian counterpart Ivica Dacic, the current Chair of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

Dec 04 03:06

Simon Elliot Takes Over Europe?

After the events in Paris, the war with ‘moderate rebels’ in Europe will go on indefinitely, because how would it come to an end? Putin is not going to bomb Paris, Berlin and Western Europe, as he is currently bombing ISIS bases in the Middle East. Europe has therefore become a new, safe home for ‘moderate rebels’.

Dec 04 00:13

San Bernardino killers erased digital presence day before the attacks

The Muslim husband and wife behind the mass shooting in San Bernardino began erasing their digital footprint a day in advance of the deadly attack, deleting email accounts, disposing of hard drives and smashing their cellphones, according to law enforcement investigators who are treating the probe as a counterterrorism case.

December 3, 2015

Dec 03 22:49

Security Theater: Customary Federal Pointlessness

Fred on Terrorism and Government!

A few cheering thoughts on terrorism. This column specializes in cheering thoughts.

The notion that the government can prevent terrorism suggests studied inattention to the obvious. To begin, the intelligence agencies have proved useless. NSA did not prevent the first attack on the Twin Towers in 1993, nor the successful one.

It is interesting to remember that terrorism is not bad for everybody. For the Pentagon, Nine-Eleven was a windfall, providing wars and new drones; for NSA, a massive expansion in its powers; for Israel and AIPAC, the destruction of Israel’s arch-enemy, Iraq; for the arms manufacturers, hundreds of billions; for the federal government in general, near-dictatorship and, for jihadists, the involvement of the US in crippling and endless wars. Which is what they wanted. Everybody profited except the American public.

Dec 03 21:03

Radical Americanism has killed tens of Millions

In reaction to the leftist nuts blaming guns and ignoring radical Islam, some on the right have fallen into a trap by giving themselves self congratulating pats on the back for having the bravery to not be PC and openly challenge militant Islam. While better than the leftist buffoons, the Alt right are still missing the boat and are still buffoons themselves.When the US armed and financed the Contras in Nicaragua or the El Salvadorian death squads, the Catholics in Latin America were every bit as brutal as the Sunnis Muslims in the Middle East. They too cut off heads, killed civilians, raped, tortured, had child soldiers and killed prisoners, they just didn’t have YouTube and liveleak to show it off on.The most dangerous religion is Statism.

Dec 03 21:00

San Bernardino shooting suspect stopped attending mosque two years ago

Syed Rizwan Farook, the suspect in the San Bernardino mass shooting, was once a regular worshiper at a Riverside mosque.

But two years ago, he stopped attending.

Dec 03 20:14

Court Orders Netanyahu To Divulge Information About Relationship US Republican Mega-Donor Sheldon Adelson

Many believe that US Republican Mega-Donor Sheldon Adelson’s newspaper Israel Hayom, is being used as quasi-official mouth-piece of Netanyahu.

Dec 03 19:56

Pentagon spent $150 million on luxury villas for employees in Afghanistan

Sopko wrote that its “unclear what benefits the US received” from the task force spending so much money on luxury accommodations when the government could have saved “tens of millions of dollars” by having employees live on US military bases. According to SIGAR, the $150 million expense incurred from 2010 to 2014 comprised almost 20% of TFBSO’s budget.

Dec 03 19:49

Imprisoned Al Qaeda Fighters Freed by U.S. Allies to Rejoin Fight Against Assad

Some of the world’s top Al Qaeda operatives were freed from a Lebanese prison on Tuesday December 1st, to rejoin the U.S.-led war against Syria’s Bashar al-Assad.

Dec 03 18:55

Manslaughter charges dropped in BP spill case—nobody from BP will go to prison

In April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and began spewing oil into the US Gulf Coast. In all, this released some 134 million gallons of crude over a span of almost three months. Eleven workers were killed in the nation's worst offshore oil spill.

Dec 03 18:55

Snowden unveils NSA "God Mode" malware that lives on your motherboard and can not be traced or deleted.

The exploit hooks itself into a computer’s boot loader, initiating an “infected” BIOS that is in no way distinguishable from normal computer activity, and can only be discovered through forensic investigation of the physical data chip using electron microscopes.

Dec 03 18:40

WOW: Wife of Deputy Who killed Jack Yantis says "I am very proud of both of these men!"

Just when I thought this story couldn't get any crazier, the wife of Deputy Brian Wood, one of two Idaho Sheriffs who killed Jack Yantis on November 1st, posted a message on Facebook explaining her perspective of her husband's exchange with a 79 year old man a few years ago, in which the department Wood worked for at the time paid out $14,500 to 79-year old Rodney "Tom" Whaley. After setting the record straight about the 79-year-old troublemaker, in which her husband showed "grace and patience" with the oldster, she ends with her thoughts on the Yantis killing: "As such, I greatly look forward to the conclusion of the investigation and the truth about the November 1st gunfight becoming public." (smile emoticon added.) I'll say one thing, this broad truly gives new meaning to the term "stand by your man."

Dec 03 18:15

Newest ransomware pilfers passwords before encrypting gigabytes of data

A new wave of crypto ransomware is hitting Windows users courtesy of poorly secured websites. Those sites are infected with Angler, the off-the-shelf, hack-by-numbers exploit kit that saves professional criminals the hassle of developing their own attack.

The latest round is especially nasty because before encryption, the drive-by attacks first use malware known as Pony to harvest any login credentials stored on the infected computer, according to a blog post published by a firm called Heimdal Security.

Dec 03 17:33

‘Turkish government to blame for terrorist funding’ – retired US Army Major General

Russia is preparing a draft UN resolution aimed at cutting off financing to terrorist groups, including ISIS.

Dec 03 17:33

NATO Protects ISIS

“The main consumer of this oil stolen from its legitimate owners Syria and Iraq is Turkey,” Russian deputy defence minister Anatoly Antonov tells us. But pay attention to what else he said: “According to available information, the highest level of the political leadership of the country, President Erdogan and his family, are involved in this criminal business.”

Dec 03 17:27

The Big Short: new movie takes swipe at criminal bankers

The film takes on the banking elite and exposes the corruption and sheer unaccountable nature of the ruling class. Starring: Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling.

Dec 03 16:31

Pentagon burning through Hellfire, bomb stockpiles striking ISIL

The Air Force has fired more than 20,000 missiles and bombs in the air war against the Islamic State, depleting its stocks of munitions and prompting the service to scour depots around the world for more weapons and to find money to buy them, according to records obtained by USA TODAY.

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"So you all have to give us more of your money so we can buy more of those bombs and missiles!" -- Official White Horse Souse

Wouldn't the low cost option be to sit back and let Russia finish the job? They are proving far more effective than the US at getting the terrorists!

Dec 03 16:24

Benn’s ‘career-defining’ speech could see him challenge Corbyn for Labour leader

Shadow Foreign Secretary Hilary Benn was applauded by Tory and opposition MPs after giving an impassioned speech for airstrikes against ISIS in Syria. Tipped as the next Labour leader by pundits and bookies, RT profiles this increasingly outspoken hawk.

Dec 03 16:19

British tenants vulnerable to evictions amid rental crunch

According to an analysis of figures released by the Minister of Justice, the charity Shelter says one in every 55 tenants in England is at risk of losing their home.

Dec 03 16:00

Chicago police brutality and the Democratic Party

There are some events that starkly expose the reality of class relations and class rule in the United States. Such is the case with the brutal police murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald and the subsequent orchestrated cover-up involving the entire political establishment in Chicago, Illinois, backed by the Obama administration.

Dec 03 16:00

Reclaiming Palestine: How Israeli Media Misread the Intifada

Israeli commentators, Yaron Friedman, of “Ynet News” and Haviv Rettig Gur, of the “Times of Israel” are clueless about the driving force behind the Palestinian mobilization and collective struggle. In two recent articles, and with unmistakable conceit, they attempted to highlight what they perceive as the failure of the current Palestinian uprising, or “Intifada.”

Dec 03 15:44

An Invitation to Collective Suicide: From ISIS to War World IV

Answering that question requires taking seriously the outcomes of other recent U.S. interventions in the Greater Middle East. In 1991, when the first President Bush ejected Saddam Hussein’s army from Kuwait, Americans rejoiced, believing that they had won a decisive victory. A decade later, the younger Bush seemingly outdid his father by toppling the Taliban in Afghanistan and then making short work of Saddam himself — a liberation twofer achieved in less time than it takes Americans to choose a president. After the passage of another decade, Barack Obama got into the liberation act, overthrowing the Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in what appeared to be a tidy air intervention with a clean outcome. As Secretary of State Hillary Clinton memorably put it, “We came, we saw, he died.” End of story.

Dec 03 15:43

Plans to scrap Human Rights Act delayed until 2016 – Gove

Prime Minister David Cameron’s plan to scrap the Human Rights Act and replace it with a British Bill of Rights has been delayed for a second time, Justice Secretary Michael Gove has revealed, saying it will now be pushed back to 2016.

Dec 03 15:32

AIIB to begin operations soon

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will commence operation in mid-January 2016, the AIIB's deputy head said Thursday.

Dec 03 15:24

US illegal ops in Syria can lead to confrontation with Russia: Analyst

In an interview with press TV on Thursday, Mark Dankof said the US engagement in Syria has been a conspiracy “to overthrow the legitimate government” of President Bashar al-Assad.

Dec 03 15:20

Sears reports 3Q loss

Sears Holdings Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $454 million in its fiscal third quarter.

Dec 03 15:18

Israel the Main Buyer of ISIS Oil — Report

Citing multiple sources, the Israeli business press are now reporting that Israel is the main recipient of ISIS oil: Kurdish and Turkish smugglers are transporting oil from ISIS controlled territory in Syria and Iraq and selling it to Israel, according to several reports in the Arab and Russian media. An estimated 20,000-40,000 barrels of oil are produced daily in ISIS controlled territory generating $1-1.5 million daily profit for the terrorist organization. The oil is extracted from Dir A-Zur in Syria and two fields in Iraq and transported to the Kurdish city of Zakhu in a triangle of land near the borders of Syria, Iraq and Turkey.

Dec 03 15:18

General of the Ukrainian State Security Service Alexander Tretyak switched to the DNR side

GENERAL of the Security Service of Ukraine Alexander Tretyak decided to move to the side of the Donbas.

In Donetsk is today the Ministry of State Security DNR announced that Tretjak already switched to the side of the Donetsk Republic and that he was ready to cooperate with its authorities.

Tretjak urged the residents of Ukraine to overthrow the regime that is in place in Kiev after the state coup in 2014-the year.

He also emphasized: that the coup carried out "with the active intervention of foreign forces and the active participation of political extremists".

Tretyak, to remind you, is not the first.

Assistant city prosecutor Pervomajsk at Nikolajevska field, Maksim Boldirjev crossed the 18 th of November at the side of the Republic of Lugano.

Three Ukrainian soldiers from the 2nd of October in Donetsk Army of the Republic.

Dec 03 15:17

The Spies Who Ruin Us

In an effort to draw attention away from the intelligence failures that permitted the attacks of 9/11 and create the impression that it was doing something – anything – to avoid a repeat, the federal government tampered seriously with freedoms expressly guaranteed in the Constitution. Its principal target was the right to privacy, which is protected in the Fourth Amendment.

Dec 03 15:17

Russian Appeals to International Community Ignored: Dangerous Ignorance Is Our New Reality

The western news blackout of Russia's evidence of Turkish involvement in ISIS oil smuggling, along with the dismissal of Putin's appeals during his “state of nation” address, sets a troubling precedent...

Dec 03 15:16

American destroyer "Ross" and three NATO frigates entered in the Black Sea

US destroyer "Ross" entered - at the forefront of marine groups that NATO is in "constant readiness" - the Black Sea.
Accompanied by US destroyers are three missile frigates, "Francis Almejida" (Portugal), "Blas de Lezo" (Spain) and "Winnipeg" (Canada).

Destroyer "Ross" is equipped with anti-missile system "Aegis". In October he participated in the first test missile defense systems in Europe. It is alleged that anti-missile missile launched from its deck successfully intercepted and shot down a school ballistic missile over the Atlantic, which was launched with the polygons in the northwest of Scotland.

Command of the US Sixth Fleet Operations announced that "Ross" versed in the Black Sea "in order to maintain peace and stability in the region", together with its allies.

Dec 03 15:16

Stop Acting Surprised: Mainstream Media Has Been Reporting on Turkey's ISIS Ties for Months

A simple request to the western news consumer: Please stop acting surprised that Russia has accused Turkey of direct links to ISIS. Mainstream western news outlets have been reporting on this connection for months. As the Guardian reported back in July of this year...

Dec 03 15:05

After PATRIOT Act Reform, Spying Continues

With the sunsetting of Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act last week, we were told that the NSA had stopped its bulk collection of the metadata of American citizens. In fact there are so many loopholes — including downright ignoring the law — that it is certain the massive NSA snooping on US citizens continues. There are Executive Orders authorizing it and sneaky moves to route our communications offshore to bypass US law. Today’s Liberty Report is joined by Ron Paul Institute Senior Fellow Adam Dick to discuss the “reform” of the PATRIOT Act:

Dec 03 15:04

Active shooter drills carried out EVERY MONTH at San Bernardino Inland Regional Center... staff tweeted 'drill started' as police raid began

Get this: The location where the shooting was carried out today in San Bernardino -- the Inland Regional Center -- has been subjected to monthly active shooter drills, we're now learning.

This adds even more evidence to the notion that this may be a staged false flag event to provide Obama justification for outlawing private firearms ownership among law-abiding citizens.

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Dec 03 15:04

Greek capital brought to a standstill as workers strike against austerity

Protesters marched through the streets of Athens on Thursday as over two-and-a-half-million workers took part in a general strike that has brought public services to a standstill.

The 24-hour walkout is in response to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ acceptance of a new package of austerity measures by the country’s lenders, that includes a total overhaul of the social security and pension system.

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