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Senators Debut New Anti-Iran Legislation Just Days Before AIPAC Conference March 28, 2017
Just days before a powerful Israeli lobbying organization began its annual conference in Washington, D.C., new legislation targeting Iran was introduced by U.S. senators. The timing is likely far from being a coincidence.
Neil Gorsuch’s Hearing Revealed Disturbing New Facts About Guantanamo
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch was confronted over the fact that he disparaged Guantanamo lawyers and expressed regret during his confirmation hearing. But while Gorsuch made this statement, he did not address equally troubling claims about Guantanamo lawyers fabricating claims of abuse and torture. Senator Dick Durbin asked Gorsuch, who served as principal deputy to the associate attorney general in President George W. Bush’s administration, about
BREAKING: Keystone XL Pipeline Officially Approved
Moments ago, the U.S. State Department issued a presidential permit for the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, seven years after it was initially commissioned.
Despite Ag Industry Efforts, First Bee Species Listed As Endangered
On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of the Interior officially added the rusty patched bumblebee to the endangered species list, sparking concerns about the rapid decline of the bee population.
Despite Campaign Promises, Trump Set To Outdo Obama On Military Adventurism
Since his inauguration, Donald Trump has sent American troops into a number of military adventures and his administration is looking to promote even greater military interventionism around the world.
Trump’s “Historic” DoD Budget Increase Implies Preparations for More War
President Trump’s proposed 54-billion-dollar increase to the national budget will likely be spent on increasing the presence of U.S. troops abroad. It seems that the real goal of the increase is to continue U.S. involvement in armed conflicts around the globe.
GOP’s New Health Care Plan Will Harm America’s Most Vulnerable
The GOP recently released the details of its proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act -- and its plans for the country’s health care system are nothing less than terrifying. Many of the nation’s poorest citizens would see their health care offerings shrink in another typical attempt by the Republican Party to prey on the less fortunate.
The True Legacy Of David Rockefeller
While often remembered for his philanthropy, the last surviving grandson of America’s first billionaire died today, leaving behind a dark legacy indicative of how American nobility often shape policy from behind the scenes.
Rights Groups: Georgia ‘Terrorism’ Bill Targets Right To Protest
Under the bill, one could be charged with a “terroristic threat” if they cause a “serious public inconvenience.”
Julian Assange: Hillary Clinton, U.S. Intelligence Pushing Pence Takeover Of Presidency
Wikileaks editor Julian Assange has claimed that the CIA is hoping to impeach President Donald Trump and replace him with warhawk Mike Pence in order to continue their policy of endless warfare. He has also claimed that Hillary Clinton is pushing for the same outcome.