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Commentary :: Globalization
The Black Forest
22 Aug 2012
There is no way to have a nation in today's world without various intelligence agencies handling a variety of issues from domestic security to detecting and anticipating international threats. We need people secretly watching the people that are secretly watching us. There are no two ways around it, and really every nation does, as just because you aren't, that doesn't mean other people won't, and unfortunately it probably means they will take it as a sign of a free meal with your nation being the special of the day. Humans just haven't evolved beyond the need to take by force the belongings of their neighbors, and those that have are waiting for the rest of the world to catch up, but have to be ready to fend off attacks in the interim.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Syrian False Flag Planned?
22 Aug 2012
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Lawless National Security Letters
22 Aug 2012
police state
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LOCAL News :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Politics
Witness Venezuela’s Elections This October! (Oct. 1-9, 2012)‏
21 Aug 2012
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
VIDEO: "The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan"
21 Aug 2012
Eisenhower and Nixon refused to touch the third-rail of social security benefits. Bush crashed and burned in his 2005 attempt to privatize social security.
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Commentary :: Labor
The Extremist Society
21 Aug 2012
The barbaric core of capitalist socialization is on full display in the present system crisis. The propagandists of totalitarian economism come in the mask of democrats. Economic-profitability thinking is actually pushed to the extreme from the middle and imposed on the whole society. Our society has long been viewed as a business."
"Only what contributes to business success has a right to exist." "You are nothing; the economic location is everything!"
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News :: Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : War and Militarism
WikiLeaks cable: Gaddafi funded, trained CPP-NPA rebels
21 Aug 2012
2-Jose-Maria-Sison-CPP-NDF-NPA-women-ILPS.jpgMANILA, Philippines - Libyan strongman Moammar Gaddafi was a key financier of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its military wing, the New People's Army (NPA), according to a US Secretary of State secret cable published by anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Israel's Missing Option to Defuse Iran Threat
21 Aug 2012
Giving priority to making peace with Syria, Lebanon and the Palestinian people on the land – for – peace basis would disarm Iran of its Arab, Palestinian credentials and create a new regional environment that would in turn render any Arab alliance with Iran unnecessary and would uncover Iranian regional expansion as an endeavor sought per se by Tehran.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Japan: America's Imperial Proxy
21 Aug 2012
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News :: International : Labor
Massacre of striking miners in South Africa
21 Aug 2012
On July 18 the world bourgeoisie celebrated “Mandela Day”, established internationally by the UN in November 2009 under the sign of peace, freedom, reconciliation, etc.
In South Africa, more than 12 million children sang hymns to Mandela before going to class, the whole population was called upon to devote 67 minutes of their time (corresponding to 67 years of Mandela’s activism) to helping others. The IMATU Union requested that this day where they celebrate “the 67 years of his life Mandela has given for the rights of humanity, equality, justice and democracy enjoyed today by all South Africans” become a public holiday, so that individuals can give much more than 67 minutes to useful causes....
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