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Iran’s Hero has Fallen, and Now the World is an Even More Dangerous Place

By Andre Vitchek Source: New Eastern Outlook They say he came from a humble background, and worked himself up the ranks, becoming, as many believe, the second most powerful man in Iran. They say he had the chance to become … Continue reading

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America Escalates its “Democratic” Oil War in the Near East

By Michael Hudson Source: CounterPunch The mainstream media are carefully sidestepping the method behind America’s seeming madness in assassinating Islamic Revolutionary Guard general Qassim Suleimani to start the New Year. The logic behind the assassination was a long-standing application of … Continue reading

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Iraqi PM reveals Soleimani was on peace mission when assassinated, exploding Trump’s lie of ‘imminent attacks’

The Trump administration claimed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani was planning “imminent attacks” on US interests when it assassinated him. That lie was just destroyed, but not before countless corporate media outlets transmitted it to the public. By Max Blumenthal Source: … Continue reading

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Saturday Matinee: Faces of the Enemy

Description from California Newsreel: As relevant today as when it was first released, Faces of the Enemy follows social psychologist Sam Keen as he unmasks how individuals and nations dehumanize their enemies to justify the inhumanity of war. Using archival … Continue reading

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In Redux of Iraq War Run Up, Media Cheers on Assassination of Soleimani

With echoes of Iraq, media are once again cheering an attack against a Middle Eastern country on the grounds of a supposedly imminent strike against the United States. By Alan Macleod Source: Mint Press News Early Friday morning, a U.S. … Continue reading

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The Scourge of US Hostility to World Peace and Stability

By Stephen Lendman Source: StephenLendman.org The US is a warrior state, a global menace hostile to peace, stability, equity, justice, and the rule of law. Its agenda is all about advancing its imperium by achieving control over nations and resources, … Continue reading

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The Final Act

By Dmitry Orlov Source: Club Orlov In processing the flow of information about the goings on in the US, it is impossible to get rid of a most unsettling sense of unreality—of a population trapped in a dark cave filled … Continue reading

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US assassinates top Iranian general as 4,000 troops readied for Iraq intervention

By Bill Van Auken Source: WSWS.org The targeted assassination of the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) Quds Force commander Major General Qasem Soleimani at Baghdad’s international airport early Friday morning has sharply intensified the spiraling conflict between … Continue reading

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