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Miko Peled # Zionism Must Go #Free Palestine, End the Occupation

Miko Peled # Zionism Must Go #Free Palestine, End the Occupation

My Catbird Seat August 31, 2014 0

Miko Peled talks of Changing the Conversation on Palestine. “Connecting Gaza back to Palestine.”

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Israeli spy drone shot down over Iran’s nuclear plant

Israeli spy drone shot down over Iran’s nuclear plant

My Catbird Seat August 29, 2014 1

Iran’s forces fired a missile at the drone as it neared its uranium enrichment facility in Natanz, more than 300 kilometers south of Tehran

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China: America has lost face and is sick

China: America has lost face and is sick

My Catbird Seat August 29, 2014 0

America has lost face and does not want to show the world they are sick. They have been lording over other countries for so long, and they will never let it go after they

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40 Holocaust survivors condemn ‘massacre’ of Palestinians in NEW YORK TIMES

40 Holocaust survivors condemn ‘massacre’ of Palestinians in NEW YORK TIMES

My Catbird Seat August 29, 2014 2

40 survivors of the Holocaust signed the letter and 287 descendants of victims also added their names condemning ‘massacre’ of Palestinians and call for BDS against Israel

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For Beijing, it’s time to lead

For Beijing, it’s time to lead

My Catbird Seat August 27, 2014 8

China should take the lead by pursuing a joint development agreement in the East and South China Seas. Such arrangements set aside boundary negotiations so that natural resources can be jointly developed within an

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Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

My Catbird Seat August 23, 2014 3

The West's malevolent sanctions on Russia were not imposed because Russia had in any way affected the well-being, economic circumstances, territorial integrity or social structure of the United States or of any nation that

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Dr. Rania Masri’s Powerful Speech at “Crisis in Gaza and West Bank: Context and Action”

Dr. Rania Masri’s Powerful Speech at “Crisis in Gaza and West Bank: Context and Action”

My Catbird Seat August 21, 2014 15

Listen to a stunning speech by Palestinian rights activist Rania Masri. It's about time more than one Palestinian spoke out loud and clear, unapologetically, powerfully and correctly and with pride, its long, long overdue.

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Wake up, Chinese are coming!

Wake up, Chinese are coming!

My Catbird Seat August 19, 2014 4

A lot of preparation is going into the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to India next month.

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The Ukraine, Corrupted Journalism, and the Atlanticist Faith in the “Failed States”

The Ukraine, Corrupted Journalism, and the Atlanticist Faith in the “Failed States”

My Catbird Seat August 18, 2014 2

History is being made, once again. What may well determine Europe’s fate is that also outside the defenders of the Atlanticist faith, decent Europeans cannot bring themselves to believe in the dysfunction and utter

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Mourning Rubble for Gaza

Mourning Rubble for Gaza

My Catbird Seat August 15, 2014 1

When our weakness overwhelms us, And we watch as children die, How can we breathe this still foul air? What makes us even try

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Obama: Netanyahu “Too Strong” to Make Peace

Obama: Netanyahu “Too Strong” to Make Peace

My Catbird Seat August 14, 2014 6

In order for peace to ever occur between Israel and the Palestinians, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu needs to be weakened, United States President Barack Obama asserted

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Israel furious as UN unveils Gaza probe team

Israel furious as UN unveils Gaza probe team

My Catbird Seat August 13, 2014 10

Israel lashed out on Tuesday after the UN Human Rights Council named the man who will be running an inquiry into its Gaza offensive

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Modi Rewrites India’s Tryst with Destiny (II)

Modi Rewrites India’s Tryst with Destiny (II)

My Catbird Seat August 11, 2014 7

The message is clear: India is unavailable as a ‘counterweight’ against China or as a silent partner to ‘isolate’ Russia

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Israel is already an Apartheid State — Abby Martin

Israel is already an Apartheid State — Abby Martin

My Catbird Seat August 5, 2014 2

"I think it is about time we call a spade a spade, call it segregation, call it racism, call it what you will, but institutionalized discrimination and systematic oppression over any group based on

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Apocalypse Blair

Apocalypse Blair

My Catbird Seat August 4, 2014 3

While Gaza writhes in agony, Middle East Peace Envoy Tony Blair’s private jet last week was in Las Vegas and Los Angeles

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