Fall back, men, Afghanistan is a nasty war we can never win

Britain’s commanders ignored every warning that the Taliban were the toughest fighters on earth. The American secretary of state, Condoleezza Rice, flies to Britain this week to meet a crisis entirely of London and Washington’s creation. They have no strategy for the continuing occupation of Afghanistan. They are hanging on for dear life and praying […]

Housing bailout bill creates national fingerprint registry

The Senate housing bill approved by a committee this week was already drawing fire from fiscal conservatives and financially responsible homeowners opposed to bailing out housing speculators. Now it may be time to add privacy advocates to the chorus of voices urging President Bush to veto the bill, which could put taxpayers on the hook […]

Big Brother is watching you…

The Government is planning to introduce a giant database that will hold the details of every phone call we have made, every e-mail we have sent and every webpage we have visited in the past 12 months. This is needed to fight crime and terrorism, the Government claims. The Orwellian nature of this proposal cannot […]

Are You A Coward Like Me?

By Ibrahim Turner 27/05/08 “ICH” — – From time to time I receive from my friends in the Middle East, horrific photographs of the atrocities perpetrated on the Palestinians by the IDF. (Israel Defence Force) Apparently these photographs are never ever distributed in the western media; they are in fact, censored. Additionally, any essays or […]

Genocide in Afghanistan

This is what happens in our name. Standing by and saying but our soldiers don’t do this is not good enough. Helen Clark and Phil Goff bring our soldiers back home. Read this PDF on what really happens when the US army do precision bombing in Afghanistan and this one. And read this PDF to […]

Disneyland by the Tigris

by Felicity Arbuthnot ‘We are dancing on a volcano.’ Comte de Salvandy (1795-1856) Just before the 1830 revolution. ‘Let them eat cake.’ Marie Antoinette. Iraq, before the holocaustal thirteen year embargo, the 2003 illegal invasion and subsequent countrywide massacre and reign of terror over its population – not by a ‘few bad apples’ of the […]

Statement of J. Marx Ayres, MSME, P.E: the 3 Towers were brought down by controlled demolition.

For those of you who want to learn more I suggest that you go through this slideshow from Architect Richard Gage who has many years of designing and building  Steel framed buildings like the WTC buildings. “I am a consulting mechanical engineer with over 55 years of experience in the design and construction of all […]

Global Food Crisis: Egypt and Sudan Join Forces For Food Security

No one can doubt that the news being transmitted from Egypt, and also from Sudan in early May, is dramatic. Egypt is in the throes of an economic crisis, inflation is reeling out of control, people have taken to the streets, and desperate measures taken by the government in an attempt to alleviate the strains […]

Winter soldier: Soldiers testify the horror of both wars

There is no such thing as a “good” war. Both wars in Afghanistan and Iraq Are illegal wars of Aggression and none of the coalition of the willing should be there. Helen Clark and Phill Goff bring our soldiers home. This is the reality that if both wars ladies and gentleman. We are not helping […]

Tony Blair is barracked over Iraq by students at Yale University

Tony Blair was left reeling last night after students disrupted his debut speech at Yale University to protest at his role in taking Britain and America to war in Iraq. The former Prime Minister, who is normally immensely popular in the US for his support for President George W Bush’s ‘war on terror’, faced an […]

British U.F.O. Shocker! Government Officials Were Telling the Truth

LOL. That should put that “conspiracy theory” to bed. The National Archives Drawings of U.F.O. sightings reported to Britain’s Defense Ministry included a rocket-powered craft and one with colored lights. The National Archives The reports, released this month, also included a sketch of a vehicle on skis. The National Archives In another sketch, the edges […]


By Charley Reese 25/05/08 “King Features Syndicate” — – President George Bush and his tag-along buddy John McCain are repeating almost word for word about Iran the pattern of lies and threats they used to justify the war against Iraq. Our intelligence agencies have said that Iran gave up the pursuit of a nuclear weapon […]

For Lew: Provocations as Pretexts for Imperial War: From Pearl Harbor to 9/11

This if for a gentleman who goes by the name of Lew. He considers himself to be a bit of a scholar on the subject of Propaganda. He comments on the Standard site. I thought he might like this article. By the way for those of you who want to visit the Standard site be […]

Iran Is No Threat, Unless Bush Makes It One

by Muhammad Sahimi In one of the most embarrassingly absurd, historically baseless, and astonishingly one-sided speeches any U.S. president has ever given, President Bush compared Iran to Nazi Germany in his speech to Israel’s Knesset. In doing so, the president repeated the same diatribes that Norman Podhoretz, the godfather of the neoconservatives, and Benjamin Netanyahu, […]

Michael Collins: Bending Over For Bush

Bending Over For Bush 21 War Loving Senate Democrats Give Bush $165 Billion for More War Michael Collins “Scoop” Independent News Washington, D.C. It is now their war. Iraq has been and will be the war of every Senator and Representative who funds the madness. var era_rc = { Width: 170, Height: 360, MaxRelatedItems : […]

Carter: Israel has 150 nuclear warheads

Former US president Jimmy Carter says the Zionist regime possesses 150 nuclear warheads in its arsenal, according to The Times of London. His statement appeared to be the first time a former US president states publicly the amount of nuclear warheads Israel supposedly has in its possession, DPA reported. According to The Times, Carter made […]

Project Censored Awards to Four Global Research Authors

Project Censored is a media research program based at the University of California at Sonoma. Project Censored awards go to news stories “that didn’t make the news”. “Through a partnership of faculty, students, and the community, Project Censored conducts research on important national news stories that are underreported, ignored, misrepresented, or censored by the US corporate […]

War pimp alert: U.S. Fourth Fleet in Venezuelan Waters

By NIKOLAS KOZLOFF With U.S. saber rattling towards Venezuela now at its height, the Pentagon has decided to reactivate the Navy’s fourth fleet in the Caribbean, Central and South America. It’s a bold move, and has already stirred controversy within the wider region. The fleet, which will start patrolling in July, will be based at […]

Energy expert: Gas could reach $15 per gallon

Robert Hirsch, senior advisor for Science Applications International Corporation, sat down with MSNBC’s Alex Witt to discuss the possibility of an upcoming oil crisis. Hirsch says that gas could reach $15/gallon within a few years because it is “essentially certain” the world has reached the maximum levels of oil production. “The problem is that there’s […]

Endgame: Merrill sees U.S. giving nod for Gulf FX change

If the oil producing gulf states follow through on this it will mean that the US dollar will collapse since it no longer functions as the worlds reserve currency. It will be the end for the US economy with disastrous consequences. DUBAI (Reuters) – Merrill Lynch & Co said the United States has effectively given […]

Meet the pilots for 911 truth

Today I would like to introduce you to some of the pilots who want a new investigation into what really happened on the 11th of September 2001. When Bob Balsamo watched Glen Beck an American TV host discuss the only 10 frames of video footage ever to be released of the “plane” hitting the Pentagon, […]

The Great Depression No: 2

I wasn’t around when the first great depression hit the world. I have absolutely no idea how I would survive the grinding poverty that struck millions upon millions of people who through the machinations of the deregulated banking system lost everything. So I decided to see if I could find some material about that most […]

Government to apologise to Vietnam veterans

So when the effects of depleted uranium will manifest it self, how long will the government deny that and how long before the next government will apologise to this generation of soldiers? The government will offer a formal apology to Vietnam veterans and their families on Wednesday. The apology will take place at Parliament. Read […]

Afghans appalled Marines not charged in killings

Yep, liberating the Afghan people alright. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials expressed outrage Saturday at the decision by the U.S. military not to charge U.S. Marines involved in a shooting spree that left 19 civilians dead in 2007. Maj. Fred C. Galvin, who commands the unit accused of killing civilians, will not be charged. […]

Sibel Edmonds vs. the Nuclear Terrorists

Sibel Edmonds is a national security whistleblower and senior Senators Charles Grassley and Patrick Leahy, and Department of Justice Inspector General Glenn Fine called her a credible witness- much of her testimony was corroborated by others at the FBI. She was hired by the FBI September 21, 2001 as a contract translator, and fired March […]

Detainee treatment: new details

Washington – At the US prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, military guards called their sleep-disruption efforts for detainees the “frequent-flier program.” This involved constant cell changes meant to disrupt prisoners’ rest and lower their resistance to interrogations. Detainees routinely are blasted with loud music at many US holding sites. Songs used include the one in […]

Tim Selwyn’s promotion of my site.

Last week the NZ blogosphere list had it’s bi monthly update. This blog rose from 69 to 48 and Tim Selwyn felt inclined to mention my site as follows: #48 Aotearoa a wider perspective – in this day and age of conspiracy this is the conspiracy HQ and I thought this type of thing would […]