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Trouble on Oiled Waters, Pt. 2

Com­ment: BP has bought the Google and Yahoo search words rel­e­vant to research­ing the oil spill in the Gulf of Mex­i­co, with the intent of redi­rect­ing search­es for the pur­pos­es of dam­age con­trol. “BP buys Google, Yahoo Search Words to Keep Peo­ple away from Real News on Gulf Oil Spill Disaster“by Maryann Tobin; examiner.com;  6/6/2010. […]

“Family of Secrets”: A VERY Important New Book

Com­ment: Jour­nal­ist Russ Bak­er has writ­ten a land­mark vol­ume about the deep polit­i­cal his­to­ry of the Bush fam­i­ly, George H.W. (“Pop­py”) Bush in par­tic­u­lar. Fam­i­ly of Secrets (Blooms­bury Press [SC]; Copy­right 2009 by Russ Bak­er) is a must for seri­ous stu­dents of the real­i­ties of con­tem­po­rary pow­er struc­ture. Painstak­ing­ly trac­ing evi­den­tiary trib­u­taries  run­ning through decades […]

FTR #663 Badjacketing Obama, Part III

Mus­lim Broth­er­hood staffs “mod­er­ate” Mus­lim out­reach to Oba­ma; GOP pre­dicts ter­ror­ism.

Spitzer’s mouthpiece has his own secrets to hide

by Peter LanceR­AW STORY As the sex scan­dal hur­ri­cane engulfed Eliott Spitzer last week, one of his clos­est advi­sors at the eye of the storm was Diet­rich “Dieter” Snell. An ex U.S. Attor­ney from the same office con­duct­ing the pros­ti­tu­tion probe, Snell is now defend­ing Spitzer in the “Troop­er­gate” scan­dal and report­ed­ly rak­ing in hun­dreds […]

Interview: Cindy Sheehan

by Liam Stack in CairoAl Jazeera Cindy Shee­han, an Amer­i­can activist who was nick­named the “Peace Mom” by the media for her crit­i­cism of the Iraq War, retreat­ed from her pub­lic cam­paigns in 2007. The death of her son Casey, a US sol­dier, in a Bagh­dad bat­tle in 2005 had trans­formed Shee­han into a pub­lic […]

Malta ‘is Blackwater’s operational base’ – MEP report

by Noel Gri­maThe [Mal­ta] Inde­pen­dent Online A Euro­pean Par­lia­ment work­ing doc­u­ment drawn up by Gio­van­ni Clau­dio Fava has claimed “Mal­ta is the oper­a­tional base of Black­wa­ter, the organ­is­er of pri­vate mil­i­tary mili­tia which are increas­ing­ly tak­ing on more and more roles which used to be under­tak­en by US forces in Iraq and else­where”. Amer­i­can left-wing […]

FTR #612 Miscellaneous Articles and Updates

Record­ed Sep­tem­ber 23, 2007 MP3: Side 1 | Side 2 REALAUDIO Begin­ning with dis­cus­sion of Iran­ian pres­i­dent Ahmadinejad’s recent appear­ance at Ivy League Colum­bia Uni­ver­si­ty in New York, the pro­gram high­lights the dis­turb­ing sim­i­lar­i­ty to a past pres­i­dent of that university’s embrace of fas­cism. Just as Nicholas Mur­ray But­ler was dis­mis­sive of con­cerns that fas­cism […]

Ahmadinejad walks away with a win

His Colum­bia engage­ment gives him what he wants — legit­i­ma­cy — and his hosts look rude to Islam­ic eyes. by Tim Rut­tenLA TIMES One of the world’s tru­ly dan­ger­ous men, Iran­ian Pres­i­dent Mah­moud Ahmadine­jad, left New York a clear win­ner this week, and he can thank the arro­gance of the Amer­i­can acad­e­my and most of […]

Cheney to address secret group

The con­ser­v­a­tive Coun­cil for Nation­al Pol­i­cy will meet in down­town Salt Lake by Thomas BurrSalt Lake Tri­bune Vice Pres­i­dent Dick Cheney will speak to a super-secret, con­ser­v­a­tive pol­i­cy group in Utah on Fri­day dur­ing his sec­ond trip to the state this year.Cheney will address the fall meet­ing of the Coun­cil for Nation­al Pol­i­cy, a group […]

FTR #603 I Told You So Part III Update on the Subversion of Operation Green Quest

Sup­pressed infor­ma­tion about the 9/11 mon­ey trail.