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The Kaki Earthquake: Did Iran Just Tested Her Nation’s First Nuclear Bomb?

The report (The Guardian) said the earthquake struck the town of Kaki, 60 miles (96km) south-east of Bushehr on the Persian Gulf and home of Iran’s first nuclear power plant….. The question is, was the earthquake, normal indicator during nuclear bombs tests, an indicator that the Islamic Rep of Iran just tested her nation’s first … Continue reading

Vindication: Lagarde, Crooked As I Once Said She Might Be

International Monetary Fund -IMF- appears to be a place where the crooked personalities thrive the most, as most recent (thus to avoid the long list throughout it’s history) we had Messr. Strauss-Kahn, the King-Pimp and now, of course, even before her nomination I stated confidently that the present incumbent, Miss. Lagarde, would win because she … Continue reading

Plots Thickens: 3-Articles On The New CIA Adventures in Latin America

Article One: RT & Ecuadorian Claims of ”Assassination”: Go to main page   News   Ecuadorian president warns of possible ‘CIA attack’ before elections Ecuadorian president warns of possible ‘CIA attack’ before elections Published: 6 January, 2013, 15:31 Edited: 7 January, 2013, 12:44 Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has said the CIA may try to kill … Continue reading

Muslim Brotherhood, Turkey-NATO on Syria & PRI/Mexico (The World Connected)

So, Al-Qai’da continues to reap political successes in the Middle East with so-called ‘Islamist’ parties winning every elections, now the question is what happens next? Look to the Great Baathist Revolutions of 1970s in the same region for the answers, but don’t be surprised with disappointments as this time around the west still control the … Continue reading

[My New Research Paper] A Case Against Counter-Terrorism: A Worst Policy Scenario For Democracies (Dershowitz Interesting Chapter & Headlines)

The Link to my paper is below: counter-terror_CWI Here is an interesting chapter from Alan M. Dershowitz (fictional not much of an actual scholarly work), from his book ‘Why Terrorism Works’, Chapter Three: How an Amoral Society Could Fight Terrorism pp. 105-130. The interesting thing about this work is exactly what I state in my … Continue reading

Sunday’s headlines (best reads)

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2012/06/why-our-elites-are-failing-us-and-how-to-fix-it/258492/ http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/13/online-privacy-legislation-internet-phone-data http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/europe-looks-at-plans-for-poltical-union-and-budgetary-oversight-a-838142-2.html http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/13/us-economy-qe-idUSBRE85C07220120613 http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/13/italian-police-arrest-terror-suspects http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158307/Google-facing-new-privacy-probe-Street-View-cars-data-theft-alleged-misled-watchdog.html http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/jun/12/google-investigated-data-cover-up http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158187/Armed-police-drag-group-home-force-lie-ground-gunpoint–got-WRONG-HOUSE.html http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/13/mexican-drug-cartel-horse-breeding http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/13/us/drug-money-from-mexico-makes-its-way-to-the-racetrack.html?hp http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/06/11/the_end_of_the_asian_miracle http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2012/jun/12/barbara-arrowsmith-young-rebuilt-brain http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/12/muslim-brotherhood-share-power-egypt http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/12/algeria-housing-climat-france-algiers http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/jun/13/generation-rent-uk-housing-shortage http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/murdoch-did-try-to-dictate-government-policy-on-eu-says-major-7845036.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158495/Generation-Rent-1-5m-young-adults-able-buy-homes.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158214/3-Saudi-women-barred-entering-France-refusing-remove-veils.html http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/13/us-g20-women-idUSBRE85C00420120613 http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2012/06/does-reading-really-set-women-free/257799/ http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/high-security-aga-khan-luxury-hotels-tap-into-conflict-zone-market-a-838192.html http://www.ft.com/cms/s/10a03278-b3b3-11e1-a3db-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F10a03278-b3b3-11e1-a3db-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fhome%2Fuk http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/pew-survey-shows-germans-disillusioned-by-the-us-and-president-obama-a-838537.html http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/jun/13/mandatory-work-scheme-government-research http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/jun/14/uk-uncut-challenge-goldman-sachs-tax-court http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/jun/14/snoopers-charte-proposal-tory-row http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2012/jun/14/lance-armstrong-alleged-doping-violations http://www.france24.com/en/20100924-aqim-al-qaeda-islamic-maghreb-key-figures-north-africa-branch http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/06/11/africa_takes_off_by_g_paschal_zachary http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158725/Undercover-police-officer-planted-firebomb-department-store-animal-rights-protest.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158753/Far-Right-Greek-party-says-throw-immigrants-children-hospitals-streets.html http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/13/arizona-prepares-enforce-state-immigration-law/ http://rt.com/usa/news/tpp-obama-corporations-trade-725/ http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/06/give-us-your-geniuses-why-seeking-smart-immigrants-is-a-no-brainer/258451/ http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158737/Police-blow-broken-car-dozy-tourist-parked-just-yards-Houses-Parliament-got-parking-ticket-too.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159041/Snoopers-Charter-matter-life-death-says-Met-Police-chief-Home-Secretary-unveils-plans-monitor-website-use.html http://rt.com/news/london-police-explode-car-788/ http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/14/snoopers-charter-voluntary-collaboration http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/jun/14/police-officer-arrested-leak-journalist http://drezner.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/06/12/an_interesting_test_for_american_politics http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/13/colin-powell-opposed-us-military-intervention-syri/ http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/germany-bans-salafist-organization-and-stages-police-raids-a-838832.html http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/15/aum-supreme-subway-suspect-arrested http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159566/Police-demand-right-snoop-everyones-emails-Scotland-Yard-chief-accused-playing-politics.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159231/Rebekah-Brooks-David-Cameron-text-reveals-cosy-relationship-two.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159133/Sun-journalist-serving-superintendant-new-arrests-alleged-corrupt-payments-public-officials.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159188/BBC-Watchdog-star-Dan-Penteado-wanted-24k-benefits-fraud.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159263/Scout-leader-retired-teacher-members-Armed-Services-76-arrested-nationwide-paedophile-swoop.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159370/Soldier-childminder-farmer-paedophile-ring-hosted-depraved-sex-parties-isolated-country-farmhouse.html http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/watercooler/2012/jun/14/picket-van-jones-group-uses-naacp-style-racism-ad-/ http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/15/us-mtn-iran-southafrica-idUSBRE85E0CF20120615 http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/14/us-argentina-ypf-idUSBRE85D1NC20120614 http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/ronald-reagan-s-pr-director-david-gergen-on-barack-obama-a-838954.html http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/australiaandthepacific/australia/9333061/Australias-defence-minister-denies-sex-abuse-cover-up.html http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577466022688959882.html?mod=WSJUK_hpp_sections_worldContinue reading

Breaking News On Libya: New Attack on UK ( and other headlines: Russia & new ‘armed groups’; US homeland drones, Egypt ‘Free Elections’ Tampering etc)

Well, as noted before and continuing to do so, the calculations are proving wrong: http://www.theatlanticwire.com/global/2012/06/rpg-fire-greets-british-ambassadors-convoy-libya/53406/ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/9326099/Australian-lawyer-free-if-she-reveals-Libyas-most-wanted-man.html http://www.france24.com/en/20120611-icc-delegation-held-libyan-prison-saif-al-islam-gaddafi-international-court http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/9326099/Australian-lawyer-free-if-she-reveals-Libyas-most-wanted-man.html   and in Egypt the continuing ‘tampering’ with ‘free elections and democracy’ goes on: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303444204577460610368607718.html?mod=WSJUK_hpp_MIDDLEFourthNews In U.S. domestic drones crisis: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/11/border-agency-overextended-drone-program/ http://rt.com/usa/news/us-navy-drone-states-603/ http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/11/coast-guard-unmanned-navy-aircraft-crashes-eastern/   EU and New Federal Bank Designs: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/ccb2fda0-b3cd-11e1-8b03-00144feabdc0.html http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/europe-looks-at-plans-for-poltical-union-and-budgetary-oversight-a-838142.html   Is Russia facing new … Continue reading

What Is Arab Spring?: Watch This Rather Unrelated Though Familiar Documentary Into The ‘Secrets of CIA’

Focus especially on first 9-20 mins take on ‘Iran Coup of 1953’, Indonesia etc. But all in all it is worth 01 hrs 30 mins watch (all relate to the great orchestration of contemporary ‘Arab Spring’). Direct Link (hosted at Google Videos): Secrets of CIA (no commercials) Excellent selections of headlines: Spanish banks to receive … Continue reading

Koch Brothers Exposed (Documentary & New Yorker Article): MUST MUST SEE & READ (Especially, If An American)!!!!!

See The Documentary Here (direct to Video Link hosted at FileBox): Koch Brothers Exposed what the documentary and it’s real-life events leave someone with is the fearful sense of what the ‘mob’/masses can do when pushed and pushed and pushed, or ignored or trampled upon etc, they will fight back with uncontrollable passion, occupy and … Continue reading

Ethos II: Finally The Bankers Have It, The Dream To Dominate In Entirety Europe (with a planned Federal European Banking System)

So, as stated, it appears that the banking powers are finally ready to further consolidate their greedy-nasty-tentacles into Europe with the plans for setting up an European equivalent of US Federal Bank, and probably to be ran by European-Goldman Sachs, and dominated by consortium of other powerful banks/Frankfurt Group, as Goldman has already set out … Continue reading

Contemporary Africans & Middle Easterners Tacitly Helping in Erecting New Colonialism Foundations For Their Nations & People

The point of this brief article is this: The Greater Africa and Middle East are both slowly recreating, with eager helping hand, new colonial foundations for their respective regions, nations and people, while South America & Asia is no longer susceptible to ‘colonial creep’. What is colonialism? Is the domination with tacit acceptance of the … Continue reading

Excellent Article From The Foreign Policy On The Disgraced Tony Blair

A Man With No Country – By Alex Massie | Foreign Policy   Usual Selection of Interesting Headlines: The Enigma 1,800 Miles Below Us Wasting Time Is New Divide in Digital Era Tony Blair’s moral decline and fall is now complete News International ‘tried to blackmail select committee’ How the Mail revealed the Conservative Party’s … Continue reading

The Dictator & Sacha Baron Cohen: Telling It As it Is (The Truth about Contemporary Politics, Society and Economics). HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

Yesterday we watched The Dictator, and I was not disappointed, the general film is the usual Cohenasque satirical silliness, but it is the essence of the story that was interesting. For example; Cohen’s Main Character: The Dictator embodied the contemporary Arab Spring targeted-ruling tyrants, with a symbolic focus on Libyan Gaddaffi as presented via Cohen’s … Continue reading

The Syrian Rubicon: The Point of No-Return For The West, and The Disastrous Effect on Regional and Country’s Stability & Peace

The West can accept nothing short of a complete dissolution of existing Syrian Regime under Assad, they have crossed the[ir] point of no return already. What does this mean for the country and the region? It means, the west will continue supporting and arming the internal and external terrorists no longer a representatives of their … Continue reading

Street Lamps For Public Surveillance: An Article From RT (and a list of excellent headlines links)

‘Big brother’ lamp posts can hear, see and bark ‘Obey!’ at you America welcomes a new brand of smart street lightning systems: energy-efficient, long-lasting, complete with LED screens to show ads. They can also spy on citizens in a way George Orwell would not have imagined in his worst nightmare. ­With a price tag of … Continue reading

Excellent Reading: Amy Goodman and Intelligence Services Rogueness

Remember in the past I stated how the intelligence services are actual rulers of ‘democracies’; manipulating elections (even in Egypt they just achieved to ‘positioning’ finally Mr. Amr Moussa, the pro-western former Mubarak regime FM, and others), blackmailing uncorruptable public represenatives and political leaders, assasination and intimidations, and so forth. Here is an excellent repetition … Continue reading

My Recent Analyses supported By The Media: Heywood as MI6 Spy; The Truth on The Arab Spring etc

[A] The Times on Heywood as MI6, (UK) writes; ”Pressure to reveal if murdered Briton was spy in China: William Hague under pressure from MPs to reveal whether British businessman Neil Heywood worked as a spy before his mysterious death”. Then it goes on it’s usual business of war lobbying: ”The Syrian dictator’s forces have … Continue reading

Reality Check: The Arab Spring & The West Counter-revolutionary successes (How the west still rule the middle east?)

Introduction: The West Still Rule The Arabs So, after the euphoria and idiocy from all corners and sources, and for those of us who saw where the ”revolutions” were going, we can all clearly congratulate the western counter-revolutionary efforts against ‘popular democratic” interests and desires. In short, the middle east of today is not any … Continue reading

Honey Trap: Heywood & MI6 (with excellent news selection links)

Without a doubt all specialist (expert, professional, or whatever) of international intrigues and affairs, knows and associates the death of the British businessman in China, Mr. Heywood, to MI6; if not, he or she, is not really an expert! For generations MI6/5 and others have used native businessman abroad and other ‘notables’ as their ‘insiders’ … Continue reading

The South [America]: The World Next Superpowers and Superthreats

South America is slowly showing off it’s independence and growth: [1] Argentina takes on UK, Spain and the rest of EU and UN at one go. It renationalise oil firms, YPF. It remilitarising at alarming rate with Falklands on her sights (my opinion, it is rightful theirs, even when brave fighters fell upon it from … Continue reading