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Joe Biden says he expects Obama to close Gitmo before leaving office

Vice President Joseph R. Biden said Thursday that he expects President Obama to close the military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, before …

Indefinite Detention At Guantánamo Is More Than A Numbers Game

Recently, the Obama administration transferred 15 men who were held without charge for over a decade from the Guantánamo prison to the United Arab Emirates. Last week's transfer is the largest single transfer of detainees under President Obama, bringing the detainee population to 61 - the lowest …

Guantanamo remains a stain on U.S. policy

The U.S. government’s recent decision to send 15 Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United Arab Emirates is the largest and most recent detainee …

Human Rights

Turkish admiral 'seeks asylum' in US after failed coup

A Turkish Rear Admiral on a NATO assignment in the United States has sought asylum in the country after Ankara sought his detention following the failed July 15 coup attempt, state-run news agency has said without giving its source.<p>Anadolu did not say on Wednesday whether the US had accepted Rear …

News through the eyes of cartoonists

Nearly 14 million Americans live in neighborhoods of extreme poverty

By Evan Blake<br>24 August 2015<p>A report released earlier this month found that the number of Americans living in neighborhoods of extreme poverty, where …

Demographics

Over Forty Percent of US Children are Living in Poverty

A January 2015 report from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health reveals that forty four percent of children (those under 18) are …

Columbia University

School tells Muslim student to take off veil in class

<b>World Bulletin / News Desk</b><p>A 14-year-old Muslim student was sent home from her school in Thun after being told she was breaking the school rule, which …

Religion

The West Spreads Intellectual Idiocy: Information Clearing House - ICH

<b>The West Spreads Intellectual Idiocy <br>By Andre Vltchek</b><p>August 21, 2015 "Information Clearing House" - Could any dictator desire more? Almost the entire …

Israeli Ambassadors: The Farcical Face of Modern Apartheid : Information Clearing House - ICH

<b>Israeli Ambassadors: The Farcical Face of Modern Apartheid</b><p>Israel sees the UN as hostile territory. How apt that it sends ambassadors committed to …

Cop Threatens To "Drag" Teens Out Of Car For Smiling And Not Taking Him Seriously Enough

Plano, TX — Police officer Jeff Willis is facing disciplinary action after a video surfaced of him violently threatening teenagers because they were …

Counter-culture

No Verdict At End Of Trial For Cop Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Black Man Seeking Help After Car Crash

The jury in the manslaughter trial for the Charlotte, North Carolina police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man who was seeking help …

Iran shoots down surveillance drone on western border - state news

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran recently shot down a surveillance drone on its western border, the state news agency said on Saturday, without specifying the nationality of the aircraft.<p>“After spotting the drone, our air defence system missiles shot it down,” Farzad Fereidooni, commander of an anti-aircraft …

Drones

Cornel West: The Fire of a New Generation: Information Clearing House - ICH

Fire really means a certain kind of burning in the soul that one can no longer tolerate when one is pushed against a wall.<p><b>Cornel West:</b> The black …

4 Million Muslims Killed In Western Wars: Should We Call It Genocide?: : Information Clearing House - ICH

<b>4 Million Muslims Killed In Western Wars: Should We Call It Genocide?:</b><p><b>By Kit O'Connell</b><p>August 22, 2015 "Information Clearing House" - "Mint Press" - …

'Let’s Talk About Torture'

WASHINGTON - As Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to visit Cuba on Friday, where Guantanamo is located, see: “Democrats Continue to Delude …

No Thanks, Obama and McCain. Continuing Indefinite Detention Isn’t Closing Guantánamo.

A bad idea doesn’t somehow become a good idea just because five years have gone by. But the Obama White House and Sen. John McCain seem ready to …

Revealed: Pentagon Blocking Release of Cleared Guantánamo Detainees

The U.S. Pentagon is blocking the release of Guantánamo Bay detainees who have been cleared to return home through diplomatic deals between the U.S. …

‘You’re Really Being an Asshole, Officer.’

Filed 1:56 p.m.<p>06.26.2015<p>News<p>The law on cursing at cops.<p>Yesterday the Washington State Supreme Court threw out an obstruction conviction against a …

New Jersey

docomentry about Egypt...

Why the Israel-Palestine ‘Negotiations’ Are a Complete Farce

Noam Chomsky<p>The Israel-Palestine negotiations currently underway in Jerusalem coincide with the 20th anniversary of the Oslo Accords. A look at the …

David Icke | Home

If Femen was set up by a man, where does that leave its topless protests?

In June 2011, it was revealed that Amina Abdallah Araf – the woman behind the A Gay Girl in Damascus blog – did not exist. The person behind it was revealed to be an American student at Edinburgh University, Tom McMaster. The disappointment was palpable; authenticity – on the web, and elsewhere – …

CIA & Western Intel works hand in glove with the media to create disinformation : http://t.co/1LFRwY2zku #Syria #No1TerroristUS v@zuk60

The absolute truth about Muhammad in the bible: Rabbis who acknowledging the fact and [PART 2]