Israel jumps at any pretext for Gaza ethnic cleaning: Analyst

The Israeli regime resorts to any pretext to justify its ethnic cleansing plans against Palestinians living in the Occupied Territories, an analyst tells Press TV. In an interview with Press TV, E. Michael Jones highlighted the ongoing Israeli brutalities against the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip in retaliation for what Tel Aviv alleges to be the killing of three Israelis by Hamas, although the Palestinian resistance movement has denied the claim. “Every time something like this happens, the Israelis use it as an excuse for more atrocities and more ethnic cleansing,” Jones said. He noted that the Israeli regime’s strikes … Continue reading Israel jumps at any pretext for Gaza ethnic cleaning: Analyst

The Death Of Americas Shopping Malls

by Rocket 24 Hundreds of shopping malls across the U.S. have been forced to shut down following years of debilitating declines in consumer traffic. In many cases, the shuttered malls are left to decay for years before developers or local governments raise the funds to bulldoze or renovate the space. Pseudonymous photographer Seph Lawless traveled the country for years to find these forgotten malls and document their decay from the inside. The photos he captured are haunting and apocalyptic, featuring dead trees and abandoned shopping carts against landscapes of broken glass and crumbling walls. He compiled the photographs in a … Continue reading The Death Of Americas Shopping Malls

Obama Off On 15 Day Vacation While World Is Dying

By Jessica Chasmar President Obama is taking a 15-day vacation in Martha’s Vineyard next month, despite the widespread criticism he’s received for not visiting the U.S.-Mexico border while it descends into chaos. The Obamas will leave Washington on Saturday, Aug. 9, and stay at a $12 million vacation home in Martha’s Vineyard until Sunday, Aug. 24, the White House confirmed late Wednesday. The president is expected to return to Chilmark and stay in a secluded house off North Road that overlooks the north shore and Vineyard Sound, the Martha’s Vineyard Times reported. Though not confirmed by the White House, the … Continue reading Obama Off On 15 Day Vacation While World Is Dying

The Pedophile Scandal – Burning the Evidence

by Michael Shrimpton, London I hope all y’all had a fine July 4th weekend. We don’t celebrate it over here, of course, as we lost! We always feel a bit like Brazilians watching the World Cup final on July 4th. Anyone familiar with my writing over recent years will know that a constant theme has been German use of pedophile networks to reward and ensnare politicians and senior civil servants. This scandal has now blown into the open, and has led this week to the appointment of Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss to head a judicial inquiry into the Savile Paedophile Ring. This … Continue reading The Pedophile Scandal – Burning the Evidence

5 Pathetic Failures of the American Media This Week

By Nina Burleigh Here’s a rundown of some of the worst media howlers of late. It was another week of mainstream media disasters and right-wing outrages, from sexism to good ol’ fashioned Bush-era WMD lies. Here’s a recap: 1. In praise of bald and gray old guys who rank women. Esquire and its ASME award-winning writer Tom Junod win the week’s “Oops, My Sexist Underwear is Showing” award for their “ In praise of 42-year-old women” article (illustrated with Sofia Vergara in a black maillot with her legs bent and Photoshopped into perverse plastic doll-like curves, like Barbie’s). They probably … Continue reading 5 Pathetic Failures of the American Media This Week

How To Bring the Dead Back to Life

By majestic Can it really be this easy? BBC Future explores a new way to bring back dead – or at least almost dead – humans to life: A radical procedure that involves replacing a patient’s blood with cold salt water could retrieve people from the brink of death, says David Robson. “When you are at 10C, with no brain activity, no heartbeat, no blood – everyone would agree that you’re dead,” says Peter Rhee at the University of Arizona, Tucson. “But we can still bring you back.” Rhee isn’t exaggerating. With Samuel Tisherman, at the University of Maryland, College … Continue reading How To Bring the Dead Back to Life

Syrian ‘oil positions’ reason for escalation – Murdoch & Rothschild must possess crystal ball

By Shepard Ambellas Rupert Murdoch and Lord Jacob Rothschild purchased a total of $11 million dollars of “equity positions” with Genie Energy Corporation (IDT) totaling an 11% stake in the corporation back in 2010 (INTELLIHUB) — Right now you might be rolling your eyes. However, it’s well known by top businessmen that Rupert Murdoch and Lord Jacob Rothschild have major connections in and around the Syrian region. In fact, according to a November 15 2010, IDT press release, Claude Pupkin, CEO of Genie Oil and Gas, commented, “Genie’s success will ultimately depend, in part, on access to the expertise of … Continue reading Syrian ‘oil positions’ reason for escalation – Murdoch & Rothschild must possess crystal ball