New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies 0

Edward Snowden papers reveal 38 targets including EU, France and Italy One of the bugging methods mentioned is codenamed Dropmire, which according to a 2007 document is ‘implanted on the Cryptofax at the EU embassy, DC’. Photograph: Guardian US intelligence

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An Epidemic of Military Suicides 0

The Latest Victim of America’s War Crimes  Pin my medals upon my chest Tell my mom I’ve done my best Rennes, France. On June 10th of this year, Daniel Somers, a veteran of more than 400 combat missions in Iraq,

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The Unrelenting Economic War on Cuba 0

Trying to Destroy The Danger of a Good Example  If it weren’t bad enough that the U.S. has imposed an illegal embargo against Cuba for over 50 years, it has also tried to prevent those interested in learning about this

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The Clintons and the Rich Women 0

Fixers Indicated That Hillary Was a Key Player in the Marc Rich Pardon Deal Hillary Clinton, presidential aspirant, has never addressed her role in the midnight pardon of billionaire fugitive Marc Rich, who died this week. In fact, she’s rarely

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Brasil: lecciones para la izquierda y… 0

La presidenta Dilma Rouseff mostró la madera de que está hecha con la firme voluntad rectificadora expresada ante las grandes protestas de las últimas semanas. Dialogó con el Movimiento Pase Libre, lo que ningún gobernante ha hecho con sus indignados,

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Chine-Amérique latine : au cœur des déséquilibres du nouveau commerce Sud-Sud 0

L’Amérique latine pourrait-elle devenir, ces prochaines années, une « plateforme extraterritoriale » de la Chine dont la fonction serait de permettre à cette dernière d’assurer et d’augmenter ses exportations – notamment dans les secteurs de l’électronique, de l’industrie automobile et du

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Time for an Economy Of, By and For the People 0

The Crisis of Big Business The reaction to Ben Bernanke suggestion that it may be time to wind down the easy money policies which have been injecting $85 billion into the hands of Wall Street each month show that the

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El agua, negocio privado 0

España. Impelidos por la falta de recursos, los municipios privatizan los servicios de abastecimiento y depuración Sanidad, educación, dependencia…Y abastecimiento y depuración de agua en los municipios. No cesa la sangría de privatizaciones. En el caso del suministro de recursos

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The Right to the City Movement and the Turkish Summer 0

[A protestor and police in Gezi Park. 31 May 2013. From Yücel Tunca via Nar Photos.] As I write this, Istanbul is under siege. The might of Istanbul’s entire police force—the largest city police force in Europe—is violently cracking down

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Lebanon: Police Torturing Vulnerable People 0

Need Effective Redress, Oversight, Complaints Mechanism (Beirut) – Lebanese Internal Security Forces threaten, ill-treat, and torture drug users, sex workers, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in their custody, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

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