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NATO pitting Turkey against neighbours

NATO pitting Turkey against neighbours | Global politics | Scoop.it
“By following the lead of the West, we are widening the split between us and our neighbours,” Turkey’s Saadet Party deputy chair Birol Aydin has told the Voice of Russia.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: "Unreasonable" Women for The Planet, Peace, and Justice | Medea Benjamin Interview

OpEdNews Article: Article: "Unreasonable" Women for The Planet, Peace, and Justice | Medea Benjamin Interview | Global politics | Scoop.it
Medea Benjamin, the co-founder of Code Pink, sits down with Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV on the eve of the largest Climate march in history to discuss the climate justice. ""If you care about the planet, you care about people, workers, immigrants, and you care about whether we are destroying the planet whether by polluting or by polluting through war, says Benjamin, who went on to describe the founding of Code Pink as
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OpEdNews Article: Article: Stupid Stuff on Steroids

OpEdNews Article: Article: Stupid Stuff on Steroids | Global politics | Scoop.it
Our hysteria is usually obvious in retrospect, whether the freak-out is over witches, labor unions, or communists. Hysteria is not always so easy to perceive as it happens or, in this case, as it is happening right now with ISIS-centric Islamophobia running rampant around the nation's terror-drenched reptilian brain.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: The Great White Lie

OpEdNews Article: Article: The Great White Lie | Global politics | Scoop.it
The American people are not being told the real reasons why the war on terror will go on indefinitely.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: Beheadings v. Drone Assassinations

OpEdNews Article: Article: Beheadings v. Drone Assassinations | Global politics | Scoop.it
As gruesome as the Islamic Front's videotaped beheadings are, there is ambiguity over whether the U.S. government's death-by-drone is any less horrific, with some victims crawling about with severed limbs and others just collateral damage, a moral dilemma addressed by ex-FBI official Coleen Rowley.
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Obama Administration Again Sides With Abusive Loan Servicers, This Time on Student Loans

These students are getting a painful lesson at a tender age: financial predators have a strong and sympathetic constituency in government.
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Can Civilization Survive "Really Existing Capitalism"? An Interview With Noam Chomsky

Can Civilization Survive "Really Existing Capitalism"? An Interview With Noam Chomsky | Global politics | Scoop.it
Noam Chomsky discusses ISIS, the rise of religious extremism globally, actually existing capitalism and its incompatibility with democracy, Israel, Ukraine and the ''root of all evil.''
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Ukraine crisis: Slovakia says Russian gas supply cut in half (+video)

Ukraine crisis: Slovakia says Russian gas supply cut in half (+video) | Global politics | Scoop.it
Russian gas supplies to Slovakia dropped by 50 percent in the past day, according to Slovakia's government. The report has raised concerns over a potential disruption of gas flows to Europe as winter approaches. Already, Ukraine is preparing for a winter without crucial heating gas, as it tries to negotiate a temporary deal with Russia and the EU.
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Ukraine: Forces must stop firing on civilians after nine killed in Donetsk | Amnesty International

Ukraine: Forces must stop firing on civilians after nine killed in Donetsk | Amnesty International | Global politics | Scoop.it
Ukrainian and rebel forces must immediately end indiscriminate attacks in residential areas, Amnesty International said after at least nine civilians were killed in strikes on a school and a bus in Donetsk.
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Death toll from twin terrorist explosions in Homs raises to 32, mostly children | Syrian Arab News Agency

Death toll from twin terrorist explosions in Homs raises to 32, mostly children | Syrian Arab News Agency | Global politics | Scoop.it
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Land Destroyer: US Openly Approves Hong Kong Chaos it Created

Land Destroyer: US Openly Approves Hong Kong Chaos it Created | Global politics | Scoop.it
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French rally against economic policies

French rally against economic policies | Global politics | Scoop.it
French protesters hold a rally against the government’s economic policies.
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Hong Kong’s “Occupy Central” is US-backed Sedition | New Eastern Outlook

Hong Kong’s “Occupy Central” is US-backed Sedition | New Eastern Outlook | Global politics | Scoop.it
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В Харькове на ограде церкви Рождества Христова националисты распяли мужчину (фото 18+) | Русская весна

По словам очевидцев, на вид погибшему — около 40 лет. Причина смерти — убийство. Шпиль забора, на котором висел погибший, остался погнутым. Возле забора лежат медицинские перчатки. Сотрудников милиции на месте происшествия нет.
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OpEdNews Quicklink: How dinosaur arms turned into bird wings

OpEdNews Quicklink: How dinosaur arms turned into bird wings | Global politics | Scoop.it
Although we now appreciate that birds evolved from a branch of the dinosaur family tree, a crucial adaptation for flight has continued to puzzle evolutionary biologists. During the millions of years that elapsed, wrists went from straight to bent and hyperflexible, allowing birds to fold their wings neatly against their bodies when not flying. A resolution to this impasse is now provided by an exciting new study.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: An Enduring Casus Belli: The Liberal Club Hears the Truth

OpEdNews Article: Article: An Enduring Casus Belli: The Liberal Club Hears the Truth | Global politics | Scoop.it
What is the war with ISIS all about? The most direct -- and truest -- answer could be found in a short clip from an old film, made more than 30 years ago, in a scene set in the midst of a conflict now an entire century in the past. But the answer given then is most assuredly true now.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: More Washington Lies

OpEdNews Article: Article: More Washington Lies | Global politics | Scoop.it
Because of the years of transparent lies emanating from Washington, many Americans already believe that the importation of ebola is part of the one percent's plan to destroy the rest of us so that they have the country to themselves. This is what comes of a government and a media that serves only the One Percent and that inflicts endless lies and disinformation on the rest of us.
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OpEdNews Article: Article: War: Is Instability the Goal?

OpEdNews Article: Article: War: Is Instability the Goal? | Global politics | Scoop.it
I've come to the difficult but unavoidable conclusion, based on the evidence of repeated regime change "failures" - as they seem to any sane person - that what Obama and the neo-cons really want is to break the Middle East.
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Confronting Barbarism: ISIS, the United States and the Consequences of Torture

Confronting Barbarism: ISIS, the United States and the Consequences of Torture | Global politics | Scoop.it
Instead of using ISIS's mocking use of orange jumpsuits as a pretext to continue to withhold information about US torture programs in Iraq and elsewhere, the United States should urgently confront its own barbarity in a courageous projection of democratic values.
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Russia opens criminal case on Kiev for 'genocide' in east

Russia opens criminal case on Kiev for 'genocide' in east | Global politics | Scoop.it
US-UKRAINE-CRISIS-GENOCIDE-PROBE:Russia opens criminal case on Kiev for 'genocide' in east
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Shelling shatters first day of school

Shelling shatters first day of school | Global politics | Scoop.it
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Why Syrians support Bashar al Assad

Why Syrians support Bashar al Assad | Global politics | Scoop.it
The sudden reversion of Washington to a 'war on terror' pretext for intervention in Syria has confused western audiences. For three years they watched 'humanitarian intervention' stories, which poured contempt on the Syrian...
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Venezuela: trabajadores de Clorox buscan operar plantas abandonadas | Video

Venezuela: trabajadores de Clorox buscan operar plantas abandonadas | Video | Global politics | Scoop.it
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VIDEO: U.S. Has Already Spent Nearly $1 Billion Fighting ISIS

VIDEO: U.S. Has Already Spent Nearly $1 Billion Fighting ISIS | Global politics | Scoop.it
And costs could rise to as much as $1.8 billion a month if the U.S. military presence grows to 25,000 ground troops, as some have suggested, said the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessment (CSBA).
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Argentina president claims US plotting to oust her

Argentina president claims US plotting to oust her | Global politics | Scoop.it
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner alludes to alleged plot against her by local businessmen and ‘foreign help’ in televised speech
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Land Destroyer: US Now Admits it is Funding "Occupy Central"

Land Destroyer: US Now Admits it is Funding "Occupy Central" | Global politics | Scoop.it
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