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Feb 29th, 2008
The Coincidence Theorist's Guide to 9/11
Happy coincidenting! That governments have permitted terrorist acts against their own people, and have even themselves been perpetrators in order to find strategic advantage is quite likely true, but this is the United States we're talking about. ...
Did the US Break International Law by invading Iraq?
I have posted the following on a US based forum, the results have been mixed to be mild however does this issue hold water? My understanding is The Constitution of the United States allows treaties signed by the President and ratified by the Senate...
Canadian Olympic Update
Canada at the Games Canadian athletes, however, were performing well and positioning themselves to advance. The Canadian men's baseball team beat the Netherlands 7-0 and will play Greece on Wednesday. The Canadian women's softball were...
I turn on Newsworld as I always do first thing in the morning to hear a 10 minute puff-piece from Allison Smith on the Olympics. Our local paper covers Dick Pound's press conference on doping like it was the Sermon on the Mount. In two weeks though we...
Doctors and Torture
Doctors and Torture Robert Jay Lifton, M.D. The New England Journal of Medicine There is increasing evidence that U.S. doctors, nurses, and medics have been complicit in torture and other illegal procedures in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Guantanamo...
Aug 14th, 2004 by Andem
Arrest of Osman Bakhash from Media Office of Hizb ut-Tahrir
The Media Office of Hizb ut-Tahrir in Lebanon In the name of Allah the most merciful, "Allah has promised those among you who believes, and do righteous good deeds, that He will certainly grant them succession to (the present rulers) in the earth,...
Where is Rummy?
Does anyone here knows why Donald Rumsfeld disappeared from the news all of a sudden? We don't see him or hear from him anymore. Was he told to keep his mouth shut?
BSE....What's up?...Just Open the Borders Now!!
:angryfire: Lets get all the BS out of the BSE scare now!! In recent years Japan has had 7 cases of BSE ,while Canada has had only 2 but yet they still refuse the importation of our beef? This has more to do with appaising the States and pandering to...
Aug 10th, 2004 by Andem
CHOI Radio station Québec
Quebec shock-radio fans descend on Ottawa OTTAWA - Five thousand angry radio listeners from Quebec City descended on Parliament Hill Tuesday. They came to protest the decision by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission to...
How obvious is THAT?
"We are a nation in danger." As President Bush speaks from the White House August 2, asking Congress to create the position of a national intelligence director to serve as his principal intelligence adviser, the administration triggers another Orange...
Bush Zones Go National
Bush Zones Go National by JIM HIGHTOWER At the 2000 GOP nominating convention in Philadelphia, candidate Bush created a fenced-in, out-of-sight protest zone that could only hold barely 1,500 people at a time. So citizens who wished to give voice...
Israeli suspects face immigration hearing
Israeli suspects face immigration hearing Emma Poole and Suzanne Wilton Calgary Herald August 6, 2004 As many as 15 Israelis in Calgary are being linked to a door-to-door art scam that has for years puzzled authorities on both sides of...
Aug 3rd, 2004 by Andem
Canada now involved in New Zealand passport fiasco
Canada now involved in New Zealand passport fiasco JPost.com Staff, THE JEURSALEM POST Jul. 31, 2004 Canada is investigating why Uriel Kelman, an Israeli implicated in the New Zealand passport fiasco, used a Canadian passport to enter New...
Jul 30th, 2004 by vista
The Mastermind Behind 911?
I found this article and I thought it is worth some discussion. Any opinions? The Mastermind Behind 911? Stephen St. John APFN June 10, 2004 With regard to Blueridge's reference to remote control of 9/11 flights, please check out System Planning...
France opposes U.S. NATO commander in Iraq
France opposes U.S. NATO commander in Iraq Associated Press BRUSSELS, Belgium France dropped its objection to having a NATO training mission inside Iraq but refused Thursday to accept Washington's demand that its commander be an American. A...
Jul 29th, 2004 by vista
Video Hoax of 9/11 Hijackers
Does anyone buy this third-rate intelligence work? The media laps this up like a hungry dog. This video conveniently and magically appears after 3 years co-incidentally with the release of the 9/11 Commission Report. It is just like the bin...
Jul 27th, 2004 by crash
Action for Kazemi?
Is this liberal government going to show any backbone on the international scene, ever?
Condoleezza Rice: Huckster of Israeli Myths
The URL of this article is: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- In an interview with the Israeli newspaper Yediot Aharonot, National Security Adviser and...
Jul 27th, 2004 by crash
The US Voting System is Broken
The US election system is broken...and heres why. Corporate money at the conventions.....UNFREEKIN' BELIVABLE!! A MUST READ This story just aired on ABC...
Jul 27th, 2004 by crash
Ontario to buy private clinics
Ontario to buy private clinics Talks held to make 7 MRI facilities public Action is `dogma-driven,' Tory MPP says DENNIS BUECKERT CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWAThe provincial government is striking back at the creeping privatization of medicare by...
HUMOUR: From his recent trip to Ireland don't miss this Irish interview with George "It's Mr. President to you" Bush. The interview the White House doesn't want you to see: Why does Irish TV ask Bush the questions that our American media won't? ...
Forgive me if this already has a thread or discussion currently in work. I didnt see anything on it. Bill OReilly has a few comments on the poll that claimed 40% of Canadian youth saw America as evil. Here is the link. A couple of snippets *...
Moral Dilemma or Clear Cut?
What to do in Sudan-- help or wait for another Rwanda? Sudan Militants Threaten Attacks on Western Troops Sun Jul 25, 2004 07:29 PM ET KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A group calling itself Mohammed's army on Sunday called on Muslims to prepare to fight...
The 911 Commission Report is Full of Holes
585 pages- it's too much to read, so don't even bother folks. They produced this monstrosity to convice you that they've REALLY researched, and you don't have time to look into this like we did, so just trust us: The gov't did their best, but they just...
Is this blackmail or what?
US threaten cutting diplomatic ties with Philippines By Barbara Mae Dacanay Bureau Chief Manila: US ambassador to the Philippines Frank Ricciardone said he had warned the Philippines that the US was considering severing diplomatic ties if...
U.S. clears way for arms sales to Iraq
U.S. clears way for arms sales to Iraq Reverses ban in place during Saddam regime WASHINGTON - The Bush administration cleared the way Wednesday to sell arms to Iraq just as it does to other allies, reversing the ban in place for much of Saddam...
The new Saddam, without a moustache
The new Saddam, without a moustache By Pepe Escobar Talk about outsourcing. The first two acts of former Central Intelligence Agency asset turned Prime Minister Iyad Allawi were to call a US air strike on an alleged safe house in Fallujah, and...
The FBI said on Friday it was probing "unconfirmed information" that a domestic group is planning to disrupt next week's Democratic National Convention by attacking media vehicles with explosives or incendiary devices. Thereby taking the media's focus...
The Fact Behind the Fictions: the U.S. and Israel Plan Perma
Bush and Sharon had good reason to smile at their April White House meeting. The United States will soon have permanent military bases on the borders of Syria, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Turkey. Israel, with U.S.-backing, now has virtual control over all of...
Bush's Military Records Fail to Dispel AWOL Charges
By Adam Entous WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some of President Bush's missing Air National Guard records during the Vietnam War years, previously said to be destroyed, turned up on Friday but offered no new evidence to dispel charges by Democrats that he was...
Hawking's New Black Hole Theory
(AP) Famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking said Wednesday that black holes, the mysterious massive vortexes formed from collapsed stars, do not destroy everything they consume but instead eventually fire out matter and energy "in a mangled form." ...
Canada abstains, first shot at UN reform
Original Article: By Alex Harris Something extraordinary happened at the UN on July 21 and Canada was at the centre of it. In a UN General Assembly vote demanding Israel tear down the...
Annan Rejects Bush Claim That World Is Safer Now
Jul 21, 2:48 PM (ET) By Irwin Arieff UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The world is no safer than it was three years ago, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan said on Wednesday, countering President Bush's claims he had made the world a safer place. ...
How Hitler Became a Dictator
Vancouver Independent Media Centre -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Original article is at How Hitler Became a Dictator by brian Wednesday June...
Scientists 'kept body parts of 1953 nerve gas victim'
Scientists 'kept body parts of 1953 nerve gas victim' By Sean Rayment, Defence Correspondent (Filed: 18/07/2004) Government scientists secretly removed body parts from a national serviceman who died after taking part in nerve gas experiments, a...
Angry Prime Minister hammers Israel
Angry Prime Minister hammers Israel 16.07.2004 By CLAIRE TREVETT and BRIDGET CARTER The Prime Minister made a scathing attack on Israel and imposed tough diplomatic sanctions after two alleged Mossad spies were jailed for passport fraud...
HORROR of HORRORS!! A 36 Hour Work Week?
France Faces Changes in Global Economy By PAMELA SAMPSON ASSOCIATED PRESS VENISSIEUX, France (AP) - In the birthplace of the people's revolution, French workers are renowned for revolting against threats to their lavish vacation, retirement and...
Group of Americans found running private jail in Afghanistan
The Associated Press Updated: 8:50 a.m. ET July 14, 2004 KABUL, Afghanistan - A group of Americans arrested on a freelance counterterror operation and found to be running a private jail in Afghanistan duped international peacekeepers three times...
Why is Israel threatening to murder Arafat?
Why is Israel threatening to murder Arafat? By the Editorial Board 16 September 2003 The Israeli government of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has publicly declared its intention to murder Yasser Arafat, the popularly elected president of the...
Can You Define 'Dubyavirus'?
(AP) If you've never dropped the word "dubyavirus" into casual conversation, urged that an official be "ashcrofted" or commented upon "The Cheney Effect," then you haven't seen the future, at least the future according to McSweeney's. The...
ALWAYS A VICTIM, NEVER RESPONSIBLE
Republicans say bushCartel were "victims" of "bad intelligence". Presumably they mean CIA-type intelligence rather than the actual bushCartel level of intelligence, but either way, bush & Cartel are far too stupid to be in office. *I* wasn't a...
Israeli ambassador vandalizes artwork at Swedish museum
Last months vandalising of a work of art by the Israeli ambassador to Sweden speaks volumes as to the social and political physiology of the Sharon government. Ambassador Zvi Mazel was attending the opening of an exhibition at the Museum of...