PUERTO RICO’S STATUS VOTE FAR FROM DEFINITIVE

[general.addtranslation] Download Article (PDF) Puerto Rico has been a colony of the US since 1898, when American naval fleets bombarded San Juan during the Spanish-American War and subsequently invaded through the island’s southern coasts. By Juan A Ocasio Rivera The island recently voted on its political future, leading some to think its population wants statehood.…

Originally posted on MidnightWatcher's Blogspot:
AP – “Cairo – Al-Qaeda’s leader is urging Muslims to join militants in Somalia in the battle against African Union troops, which he says have been boosted by US support. Ayman Al-Zawahri says Somalia’s al-Qaeda branch, al-Shabaab, should use guerrilla tactics and suicide bombings to wage jihad, or holy…

Originally posted on crazyemailsandbackstories:
Real change always begins within.  It begins with becoming Awake. And becoming Awake begins with Wonder. For a little perspective…  We are here… That tiny blue speck is home to countless beautiful species, and each individual within each species is unique. Once we REALLY get this; we realize that every living…

No Show Trial for Israel ~ Turkish trial into deaths of nine unarmed humanitarian aid volunteers

By Yvonne Ridley Global Research, November 08, 2012 Counterpunch Israel squirms and wriggles like a worm on a fishhook over the Turkish trial into the deaths of nine unarmed humanitarian aid volunteers on board a ship bound for Gaza. Tel Aviv has called the hearing in Istanbul a “show trial” with no legal foundation or…

Dr Paul Craig Roberts : “…. voters don’t understand how politics really works. They get carried away with the political rhetoric and do not see the hypocrisy that is staring them in the face…. “

Special Interests  –  Greed   –  Corruption   Land of Shadows And Flames The Excavator “Never promise more than you can perform.” – Publilius Syrus. “Obama’s campaign strap line this year was “FORWARD”, an interesting choice of word, blunt and brutal – one straight out of Mao Se Tung’s China, or Stalin’s Russia. Is this a…

Originally posted on Family Survival Protocol – Microcosm News:
Netanyahu Faces ‘Payback’ After Obama Victory?  Common Dreams.Org “This is probably not a very good morning for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu,” Israel’s Interior Minister Eli Yishai said Wednesday. Netanyahu and his Likud Party had actively supported Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan in what Israeli opposition leader…

Bradley Manning offered on Wednesday to plead guilty to parts of the charges he is facing, in exchange for the government pursuing lesser charges.

Bradley Manning Offers to Plead Guilty to Partial Charges, Including Leaking to WikiLeaks By Kim ZetterEmail Author Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, left, is escorted from a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md., Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011. Photo: Patrick Semansky / AP In a surprising turn of events, accused WikiLeaks leaker Bradley Manning offered on Wednesday to…

Originally posted on Family Survival Protocol – Microcosm News:
Just before Hurricane Sandy, Obama signed executive order merging Homeland Security with private sector to create virtual dictatorship by: Ethan A. Huff, staff writer (NaturalNews) While all eyes were on Hurricane Sandy in the days leading up to the storm’s breach on the mainland of the…

U.S. Smuggles Nuclear Weapons Into Turkey

Originally posted on crimson satellite:
KCNA Recently, the U.S. stockpiled about 70 B-61 nuclear bombs in a U.S. air force base in Turkey under the pretext of “coping with an emergency.” It is mulling deploying fighters capable of carrying nuclear bombs in the base. Rodong Sinmun Wednesday observes in a bylined commentary in this regard:…