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Bob Carr: Why I’m now a friend of Palestine rather than Israel

Bob Carr: Why I’m now a friend of Palestine rather than Israel

My Catbird Seat November 20, 2014 2

Bob Carr is a former NSW premier and foreign minister. This is part of an address he gave to the Australian Friends of Palestine Association in Adelaide

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Mass distraction: 2016 will be a female President, then we’ll get a gay President

Mass distraction: 2016 will be a female President, then we’ll get a gay President

My Catbird Seat November 19, 2014 1

How can the powers-that-be preselect the president, when the people vote every 4 years

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India can be a big-time player in Kabul

India can be a big-time player in Kabul

My Catbird Seat November 5, 2014 0

More fundamentally, therefore, the plain truth is that Delhi should put its house in order first. Our strategic discourses regarding regional politics are hopelessly pedestrian, especially the rubbish churned out by the pundits associated

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Noam Chomsky: The Leading Terrorist State

Noam Chomsky: The Leading Terrorist State

My Catbird Seat November 4, 2014 16

President Obama should call our country’s history of supporting insurgents abroad for what it is:U.S.-backed terrorism

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Absent from the War against the Islamic State: Israel’s Status as an American Ally and the Example It Provides for U.S. Foreign Policy

Absent from the War against the Islamic State: Israel’s Status as an American Ally and the Example It Provides for U.S. Foreign Policy

My Catbird Seat November 2, 2014 2

Absent from the War against the Islamic State: Israel’s Status as an American Ally and the Example It Provides for U.S. Foreign Policy

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UK’s Exeter University students in historic landslide vote to boycott Israel

UK’s Exeter University students in historic landslide vote to boycott Israel

My Catbird Seat November 2, 2014 0

The vote, on 24 October, was in favour of a resolution to support the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which seeks to pressure Israel into respecting international law and human rights

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Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Life News television and Izvestia daily

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Life News television and Izvestia daily

My Catbird Seat October 30, 2014 1

"Ukraine needs a government that will think how the nation should regain unity. It needs a government to guarantee an equal status to all Ukrainian citizens irrespective of the language they speak and political

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Is Latin America’s ‘Pink Tide’ Ebbing?

Is Latin America’s ‘Pink Tide’ Ebbing?

My Catbird Seat October 29, 2014 0

Despite some erosion of support, most electoral results indicate that the region’s leftist evolution over the past 15 years is being validated, not repudiated

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Whitlam and Australia’s forgotten coup

Whitlam and Australia’s forgotten coup

My Catbird Seat October 29, 2014 9

John Pilger marks the death of former Australian prime minister Gough Whitlam with the one story missing from the 'tributes' to a man whose extraordinary political demise is one of America's dirtiest secrets

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Iraq divided: The fight against ISIL

Iraq divided: The fight against ISIL

My Catbird Seat October 29, 2014 0

As the US strikes ISIL targets in Iraq, we report from Erbil on the consequences of the latest foreign intervention

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Ukraine — Voting to divide

Ukraine — Voting to divide

My Catbird Seat October 27, 2014 0

Holding early elections is supposed to legitimize central authority after the February coup

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China launches new World Bank rival in Asia

China launches new World Bank rival in Asia

My Catbird Seat October 26, 2014 4

China and India are backing a 21 country $100 billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to challenge to the World Bank and Asian Development Bank

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Russell Brand exposes 9/11 in must watch BBC interview

Russell Brand exposes 9/11 in must watch BBC interview

My Catbird Seat October 26, 2014 3

Brand exposes corrupt governments, corporations, media and even delving into 9/11 WTC B7 being a controlled demolition which he writes about in his book.

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Brazil under CIA Pressure

Brazil under CIA Pressure

My Catbird Seat October 25, 2014 4

Over two thousand Brazilian political activists, intellectuals, people of art and culture signed a manifest on October 26 highlighting the hostile actions of Washington aimed at prevention of Dilma Rousseff election victory

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Bolivia expels US ambassador Philip Goldberg

Bolivia expels US ambassador Philip Goldberg

My Catbird Seat October 24, 2014 4

I have no regrets - in fact, I am pleased to have expelled the US ambassador. Now, without a US ambassador, there is less conspiracy, and more political stability and social stability. Without the

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