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European Parliament Approves Massive ‘Undemocratic’ Trade Deal

Strasbourg – (teleSUR) The controversial CETA trade deal between Canada and the EU revives a mechanism which allows corporations to sue governments for passing regulations. Despite seven years of massive grassroots mobilization and a petition with over 3.5 million signatures, the European Parliament voted to approve the highly controversial Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between […]

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Find Our Articles on the New Homepage of Independent Media

United States (Anti-Media) – The mainstream corporate media is visibly dying out in the United States and around the world — and their problems are about to get worse: Anti-Media just rolled out its new project, “The Homepage of Independent Media.” Anti-Media’s new homepage is the new destination for independent thinkers looking for real anti-establishment news sources […]

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US Lawmakers Call on Trump to Impose New Sanctions on Venezuela

Caracas (TeleSUR) – The congresspeople also want to boost funding for right-wing opposition groups operating within the country. A bipartisan group of 34 U.S. lawmakers urged President Donald Trump to apply new sanctions against Venezuela’s Bolivarian government, alleging that it supports corruption, human rights abuses, and “terrorism.” Cuban-American right-wing congresspeople Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Florida, and Sen. Robert Menendez, […]

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NYT: Unlike Russian Wars, US Wars ‘Promote Freedom and Democracy’

New York (FAIR) – The New York Times, in its recent rebuff of comments President Donald Trump made about Russia, seems not to have evolved its understanding of US geopolitics past an 8th grade level. Trump had been asked by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly (2/5/17) why he wouldn’t condemn Vladimir Putin, whom O’Reilly called a “killer.” “You […]

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Muslim Ban: Trump’s Order Faces Challenges as Resistance Continues

Dearborn – United States (MEE) Muslim ban is facing growing protests and legal battles as Americans of different backgrounds say ‘no’ to Trump. President Donald Trump’s executive order that has become known as a ‘Muslim ban’ is facing legal and political challenges, as opposition voices grow louder, protests continue and lawsuits pile up. The presidential […]

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Russian Air Defense Systems Protect American Military

Dubai – (SCF) The United Arab Emirates has deployed the AN/TPY-2 radar along with its THAAD battery operating near the coast. In 2011, the UAE became the first international customer to procure the advanced missile defense system designed to intercept short-range, medium-range, and some intermediate-range ballistic missiles from the United States. The initial contract included 48 missiles, 9 transporter erector […]

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Bolivia’s Evo Calls on Mexico to Unite with ‘Family in South’

Sucre – (teleSUR) Evo Morales proposals to Mexico are an attempt to counter U.S. President Trump’s plan to build a wall along U.S.-Mexico border and impose borders taxes. Bolivian President Evo Morales Tuesday invited Mexico to rejoin the Group of 77 plus China and help build the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States, CELAC. Morales […]