U.S. Elections: Will the Dead Vote and Voting Machines be Hacked?

Paul Craig Roberts He who casts a vote decides nothing. He who counts the vote decides everything.” -Joseph Stalin Whether or not he said it, Stalin’s quote has entered into folklore. For a vote to mean anything, those counting the ballots must have a greater respect for the integrity of democracy than they have lust…

US Renews Sanctions, Sudan Criticizes Decision

US Renews Sanctions, Sudan Criticizes Decision Sudan President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has gained the support from many African and Arab states in light of the International Criminal Court indictment against him. He has dismissed the charges as an imperialist plot to seize the oil wealth of Sudan., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos…

Anxious Turks Suspect US Plot Is Behind Syria’s implosion

Locals In Eastern Turkey, Bearing The Brunt Of The Fallout From Turkey’s Involvement In Syria, Believe Ankara Is Merely A Pawn In US Plans To Foment Conflict In The Region Emiko Jozuka   CSMonitor.com    October 22, 2012 In an empty coffee house in Antakya, local tradesman Ahmet Sari’s face crumples in anger as he speaks about…

Britain’s top court on Wednesday rejected a legal bid by a Pakistani man in US custody in Afghanistan to force the British government to do more to seek his release.

UK court rejects legal challenge by US-held Pakistani by Staff Writers London (AFP) File image: Bagram jail.   Yunus Rahmatullah, 30, was captured in Iraq in 2004 by British forces which then handed him to US authorities. He was later transferred to Afghanistan’s Bagram jail where he has been held without charge ever since. The…

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan asked Wednesday for German help with a flood of Syrian refugees, in talks that also touched on aid for Kurdish rebels and Ankara’s stalled EU bid.

Erdogan asks for German help with Syrian refugees by Staff Writers Berlin (AFP)   Erdogan, whose visit to Berlin was marred by Kurdish protests, told reporters after talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel that Turkey could not manage the influx on its own. “We absolutely need the support and assistance of Germany,” he said. “At a…

To this day, American democracy remains privatized and hackable. Nothing has been done about it. Theft continues unabated.

Has the Election already been Stolen for Romney/Ryan? By Larry Chin Global Research Region: USA In-depth Report: Election Fraud in America For at least the past four decades, the American election process has been controlled by corporations and agents connected to the Republican Party. This year’s “contest” is no different. Voter suppression campaigns have been…

Libyan Loyalist Town Illustrate Divisions Under Neo-Colonial Rule

Libyan Loyalist Town Illustrate Divisions Under Neo-Colonial Rule Residents of Bani Walid demonstrate against the US-backed siege of the western region of the North African state of Libya. Despite a NATO war the country is still unstable., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr. In former Gaddafi stronghold, a sign of Libya’s…

What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind. – Buddha

With Our Thoughts, We Make the World  Waking Times Walter Mason, New Dawn Waking Times   Those of us who grew up in the 1980s were, quite unknowingly, absorbing a healthy dose of Eastern mysticism when we watched the wonderful Japanese television series “Monkey” every weekday evening at 6.30pm. For all of the colour and…