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21st Century US Coups and Attempted Coups in Latin America

STANSFIELD SMITH—During the 21st century, the US, working with corporate elites, traditional oligarchies, military, and corporate media, has continually attempted ...
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Leave Cuba, and Leave Cuba Alone

J.G. HORNBERGER—Don’t count on the U.S. Supreme Court to order a shutdown of Gitmo. Yes, I fully realize that the ...
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What, if anything, happened in Geneva?

THE SAKER—There are no official results from the meeting in Geneva yet.  The US has promised to give the Russians ...
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Kazakhstan turns into graveyard for US diplomacy

M. K. BHADRAKUMAR—Since the late 1990s, when it came to be known that the US was steadily establishing and building ...
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Who “lost” Kazakhstan and to whom?

THE SAKER—And while that mediocre non-entity Blinken warns about how the Russians are hard to get rid of  once they ...
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Leading geopolitical analyst Gilbert Doctorow sorts out the clash between Russia and “the West”

"In conclusion,  the negotiations will be very interesting. In the West, they have not understood that the rules of the ...
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The insufferable hypocrisy of Western governments hell-bent on destroying Julian Assange

Yonden Lhatoo's speech on Western hypocrisy should be watched by all those—including J-school students—who see themselves as mass communicators and ...
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Glenn Greenwald’s Brave Journalism: The Murderous History and Deceitful Function of the CIA

GLENN GREENWALD— System Update with Glenn Greenwald. On this week's episode of System Update, Glenn Greenwald talks to journalist Vincent ...
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Two years on, the Soleimani Spirit gathers clout

PEPE ESCOBAR—No evidence whatsoever was provided to support the claim. And then-Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, in front of Parliament, ...
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EXPOSÉ: MAKE NO MISTAKE, THE TWO MICHAELS, CANADA’S KOVRIG AND SPAVOR WERE CAUGHT RED-HANDED SPYING AGAINST CHINA AND KOREA

JEFF J. BROWN—With mentorship and inspiration like that, it was not a big jump for Kovrig to become International Crisis ...
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Cynically sowing confusion: Leftist YouTubers Co-Opted to Counter Covid Restriction Critics

Thorn is among the most prominent figures within the loosely knit collective of YouTube influencers known as BreadTube. Inspired by ...
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Russia now has the world’s best air defense shield. In a serious clash with US, Russia may survive to fight another day

ANDREI MARTYANOV—OK, first things first--"several tens of thousands"? Typo, but even if typo and only several thousand kilometers into space, ...
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