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Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

My Catbird Seat August 23, 2014 0

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 10

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 3

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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Tens of thousands march on the White House for Palestine

Tens of thousands march on the White House for Palestine

My Catbird Seat August 4, 2014 4

In one of the largest mobilizations in solidarity with Palestine in the United States ever, tens of thousands of people from all across the country converged in Washington,

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Latin America comes out in force against Israel

Latin America comes out in force against Israel

My Catbird Seat August 4, 2014 6

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff this week called the Israeli military operation a "massacre."

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CrossTalk: MH17 Spin

CrossTalk: MH17 Spin

My Catbird Seat July 27, 2014 6

Washington has a mountain of evidence but isn't disclosing it. What is Washington hiding?

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Guilt By Insinuation. How American propaganda works.

Guilt By Insinuation. How American propaganda works.

My Catbird Seat July 24, 2014 2

As there are a number of possible explanations, let’s keep open minds and resist Washington’s propaganda until facts and evidence are in.

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PLO’s Hanan Ashrawi: ‘Deliberate Massacre’ in Gaza

PLO’s Hanan Ashrawi: ‘Deliberate Massacre’ in Gaza

My Catbird Seat July 22, 2014 7

“These are war crimes being committed before the world, before the eyes of the whole world and I just can’t understand how people sit back and say [it's] self-defense. I just can’t take the

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