Flood of foreclosures: It’s worse than you think

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — Housing might be in worse shape than we think. There is probably even more excess housing inventory gumming up the market than current statistics indicate, thanks to a wave of foreclosures that has yet to hit the market. The problem: Many foreclosed homes and other distressed properties that are now owned […]

‘Soviet’ Britain swells amid the recession

PARTS of the United Kingdom have become so heavily dependent on government spending that the private sector is generating less than a third of the regional economy, a new analysis has found. The study of “Soviet Britain” has found the government’s share of output and expenditure has now surged to more than 60% in some […]

Israel switches to Iran after Gaza

Yep, the eye of Mordor is roaming the world and it has landed on Iran. Tel Aviv has reintroduced the idea of attacking Iran in the wake of a deadly military offensive in Gaza, which claimed over 1300 lives. In a Saturday night meeting with Quartet envoy Tony Blair, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak claimed […]

Hillary, Tzipi to stop Iran enrichment

Woah, the two most powerfull uber bitches in the world (make no mistake, Israel runs the US government) want to stop Uranium enrichment in Iran and judging by the fat that Tzipi has no qualms about killing innocent people 11:1 to get her way that meant bad news for the Iranians. US secretary of state […]

Palestinians mend tunnels despite Israeli threats

What nobody mentiones in the MSM is the fact that without these tunnels there is no food, fuel, medicins or anything else that human beings need to survive in Gaza. By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) – Hundreds of Palestinians came to the Gaza Strip’s border with Egypt on Thursday to try to repair smuggling tunnels […]

Renamed Abu Ghraib prison to reopen

You can call a pile of shit a rose, but it still lookes and smells like a pile of shit. Iraq will reopen its notorious Abu Ghraib prison next month, but will change the name which became synonomous with abuse under both Saddam Hussein’s rule and US occupation. Deputy Justice Minister Busho Ibrahim said that […]

Up to 20,000 marines bound for Afghanistan

What was that change Obama promised us? Well it wasn’t the end of their misbegotten genocidal wars it appears. Up to 20,000 US Marines could be deployed in Afghanistan as part of a planned major troop build-up to battle worsening insurgent violence, the top marine officer said. Marine Corps Commandant General James Conway said any […]

95 Palestinian fighters killed in Gaza war

95 resistance fighters killed. That means that officially 1099 Innocent people died of which more than 300 children. That is 3 children for every freedom fighter. Let’s put that in perspective shall we? According to the NZ population counter we now have some 4.3 million people. that is roughly 3 times that of Gaza’s official […]

Norwegian Daily: Terrorists Working for Western Countries

It came to my attention that a senior correspondent, Kristin Aalen, working for a national Norwegian broadsheet – Stavanger Aftenbladet (Stavanger Evening News) – just recently printed a detailed article in the newspaper on Western covert operations sponsoring al-Qaeda after the Cold War… based almost entirely on my research in The War on Truth: 9/11, […]

2 U.S. Airstrikes Offer a Concrete Sign of Obama’s Pakistan Policy

Two remote U.S. missile strikes that killed at least 20 people at suspected terrorist hideouts in northwestern Pakistan yesterday offered the first tangible sign of President Obama’s commitment to sustained military pressure on the terrorist groups there, even though Pakistanis broadly oppose such unilateral U.S. actions. The shaky Pakistani government of Asif Ali Zardari has […]

Crisis meeting called on violent protest across Europe

European leaders have called emergency talks to discuss a groundswell of social unrest and violent street protests that have spread across Europe amid the economic downturn. By Bruno Waterfield in Brussels Last Updated: 9:05PM GMT 22 Jan 2009 An anti-government protest in front of Lithuania’s Parliament in Vilnius. The sign to left reads ‘Stop destroying […]

Whistleblower: NSA even collected credit card records

In case you are wondering: Eschelon and other assorted spy apparatus do this to everyone everywhere. Ex-analyst believes program actually the remnants of ‘Total Information Awareness,’ shut down by Congress in 2003 On Wednesday night, when former NSA analyst Russell Tice told MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann that the Bush administration’s National Security Agency spied on everyone […]

Falk likens Gaza to Warsaw Ghetto

There is more than enough evidence that Israel committed war crimes in its three week-long offensive into Gaza, says a UN investigator. UN special rapporteur Richard Falk called for an independent inquiry into Israel’s violation of international humanitarian law. Falk said Israel’s actions against the besieged Gazans are reminiscent of “the worst kind of international […]

Obama’s orders leave torture, indefinite detention intact

The USA continues to be a Nazi state, under its new president. Torture and imprisonment without trial will continue. Obama’s orders leave torture, indefinite detention intact Tom Eley, at WSWS, 23 January 2009, points out: Extract: “The orders signed by Obama do not undo the Bush administration’s attacks on constitutional and international law. 1. “They […]

“Rogue” Trader Highlights Possible 9/11 and 7/7 Insider Trading

“Best trading day in the history of Société Générale was September 11, 2001″ Steve Watson Infowars.net Friday, Jan 23rd, 2009 According to an article in The London Times today, Société Générale rogue trader Jérôme Kerviel profited enormously on the day of the 7/7 London bombings. He has also revealed how his company made huge profits […]

Gaza Father Finds Out Child Survived

Nice, Eating chocolate and chips while you should three little girls. How manly. And listen how the representative of the IMF spins the story. Remember this story was told by two people in different countries and told to an English journalist.I call it war crimes, [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.773982&w=425&h=350&fv=config%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fnews.bbc.co.uk%2Fplayer%2Femp%2Fconfig%2Fdefault.xml%3Fv12%26playlist%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fnews.bbc.co.uk%252Fmedia%252Femp%252F7840000%252F7843400%252F7843430.xml%26embedReferer%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.haloscan.com%2Fcomments%2Ftf2777%2Farticle21811_htm%2F%26embedPageUrl%3D%2F2%2Fhi%2Fmiddle_east%2F7843430.stm%26config_settings_autoPlay%3Dtrue%26config_settings_showPopoutButton%3Dfalse%26config_plugin_fmtjLiveStats_pageType%3Deav1%26config_plugin_fmtjLiveStats_edition%3DInternational%26preroll%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fad.doubleclick.net%2Fpfadx%2Fbbccom.live.site.news%2Fnews_middleeast_content%3Bsectn%3Dnews%3Bctype%3Dcontent%3Bnews%3Dmiddleeast%3Bslot%3Dcompanion%3Bsz%3D512x288%3Btile%3D6%26companionSize%3D300x30%26companionType%3Dadi%26companionId%3Dbbccom_companion_7843430] more about "Gaza Father Finds Out Child Survived", […]

Livni makes light of Gaza civilian casualty

The Hamas rockets have not stopped, the smuggling still continues. 1300 plus or minus people lay dead and thousands of people are wounded and maimed. Universities , Hospitals and government building are laying in ashes and for generations to come there will be cancer and radiation diseases and malformed babies. What women could make light […]

Israel denies medical teams, food supplies entry to Gaza

Israel’s foreign minister has sought to justify the high number of casualties in Gaza by calling it a normal “product of circumstance”. “We seek out the terrorists, and it can happen that civilians are sometimes hurt in the fight against terror,” said Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni on Israeli Radio. Livni is running for prime minister […]

Death Agony of Thatcher Deregulated Finance Model

As the Neo-liberal revolution began in the economies of the USA and UK, it should not be not surprising that the epi-center of catastrophe in the global crisis now unfolding also lies with the economies of the USA and UK, as well as a handful of economies, including Ireland Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Iceland, […]

Extensive Crimes against Humanity: IOF Redeploys inside Gaza. Entire Neighborhoods Destroyed

If you want to know what total destruction looks like, this is a video showing the devastation. IOF Unilaterally Ceases Fire; Redeploys inside Gaza Dozens of Decomposed Bodies Found under Houses Rubble and Enormous Destruction in Neighborhoods Israel has announced to unilaterally cease fire in the Gaza Strip while leaving its troops in positions they […]

2009 Heralds “A New Age Of Rebellion”

Funny how that tear gas beam is aimed straight at a photographer, what ya reckon, did that policeman in riot gear feel threatened or are journalists now a legitimate  target for police brutality? Riots over economic crisis to escalate from March-May as Icelandic government teeters on brink of collapse Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com Wednesday, […]

Bankers accused in crisis could face trials in US

Great! I’ve got a suitable candidate right here in New Zealand. He is a proven liar, has falsified the credit crisis timeline to plead innocence about his involvement in the crisis and that alone justifies an investigation. Oh Ooops, We just voted him to be our Prime Minister. Sanctions against bankers deemed responsible for the […]

British banks are ‘technically insolvent’

If you or I are “Technically insolvent” the bailiff comes and sells your stuff. If the banks are “technically insolvent” we give them all our money and that of generations to come to help them out. Am I the only one or do you see a problem with that too? Britains biggest banks are “technically […]

Cheney in wheelchair after pulling back muscle

As a Judge  confirmed Cheney’s right to keep public records private Cheney had an unfortunate accident. He damaged his back while moving boxes. Now what is an ex-vice precident of the USA doing moving his own boxes. Doesn’t that strike you as odd? Here is one of the most powerfull and wealthy ex- Vice presidents […]

Gaza: ‘I watched an Israeli soldier shoot dead my two little girls’

Of course an Israeli women not gettin a cup of coffee in a Cafe run by a New Zealander of Turkish descent is far more important as Bomber from Tumeke pointed out so poignantly, Thank you Bomber for doing it for me because I can assure I was just as outraged at the MSM for […]

Kiwis used as nuclear guinea pigs, court hears

Our leaders would never hurt us deliberately, ever. They are doing everything they can to protect us from the big bad world, never start a war with a false flag attack and they would never ever use their population as guinea pigs to find out how they can kill and maim and slaughter other countries […]

Obama Inauguration: Slide on Wall Street. Where have all the Creditors Gone?…

Across the land, an atmosphere of hope and optimism prevails. The Bush regime has gone. A new president is in the White House. While America had its eyes riveted on the live TV broadcast of  Barack Obama’s presidential inauguration, financial markets were sliding. A major “market correction” had occurred. Removed from the public eye, virtually […]

Turley: Most people abroad will view Bush as a war criminal

Damn right! So what you gonna do about it Obama? 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job, 911 was an inside job. […]

Depopulation, Destruction and Displacement of the Palestinian People

For Palestinians, the Nakba “Catastrophe” is their “Holocaust” six-month slaughter and displacement before and after the May 1948 establishment of Israel. In December 1947, Jews in Palestine numbered 600,000 compared to 1.3 million Palestinians. David Ben-Gurion ordered them removed and for “Every attack….to end with occupation, destruction and expulsion.” He meant depopulation, destruction, mass slaughter, […]

European-only ‘mini-state’ planned

Oh Yuk, “Shaven-headed, jack-booted, race-based, white power” – meet your new neighbours Rangiora. Former skinhead, National Front leader and Christchurch mayoral candidate Kyle Chapman is attempting to set up a “unified mini-state” in North Canterbury. The proposal, a commune-style arrangement for “like-minded Europeans”, has drawn condemnation from across the political spectrum. Chapman’s “Land Base” proposes […]