EVENT: Cork, Dublin, Ennis, Nenagh, Bundoran and Limerick 2nd Aug. – Solidarity with the People of Palestine

by The Limerick branch of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign   The Limerick branch of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (supported by Gaza Action Ireland, Shannonwatch and the Irish Anti-War Movement)  is holding a solidarity march with the people of Palestine, particularly … Continue reading

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Seizing Control of Our Destinies

As the foundations of the status quo continue to crack apart, so do the seemingly reliable sources of life dependencies to which we are accustomed also go with them. There is no more time to sit on fences. They are … Continue reading

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Economy revisited. Will Green be the Colour of Money or Life?

Today, economy has been reduced to the art of money making through the domination of a single indicator called “growth,” measured as a single number GDP or Gross Domestic Product, also referred to as Gross Domestic Problem, in the context … Continue reading

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SPECIAL SERIES: Hidden History – The secret Origins of the First World War

The history of the First World War is a deliberately concocted lie. Not the sacrifice, the heroism, the horrendous waste of life or the misery that followed. No, these were very real, but the truth of how it all began … Continue reading

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What are US biowar researchers doing in the Ebola zone?

This is a call for an immediate, thorough, and independent investigation of Tulane University researchers and their Fort Detrick associates in the US biowarfare research community, who have been operating in West Africa during the past several years. What exactly … Continue reading

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Galway town leads the way on Israeli boycott

The action by Kinvara follows calls by Trócaire for a ban on goods from settlements in the West Bank.   by The Journal   copyright © Journal Media Ltd. 2014 published on The Journal 1 Aug 2014 republished her under … Continue reading

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SPECIAL SERIES: The secret origins of WW I – part 10 – : The Assassination Of Franz Ferdinand (3): Firing The Bullets

Archduke Ferdinand need not have been killed. Warnings about the perilous nature of his safety abounded. Despite this, the Governor of Bosnia, the Austrian General Potiorek, was determined that the visit would go ahead.   by Gerry Docherty and Jim … Continue reading

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Zionist megaphone: “Missiles raining on Israel”

The American media has turned into a Zionist megaphone, rationalising the murder of children playing on the beach or hiding in UN shelters.   by Jamal Kanj   contributed by the author a version of this article was first published … Continue reading

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Emergency Leitrim Council meeting calls a halt to mining firm drilling in Belcoo

LEITRIM COUNTY COUNCIL unanimously passed a motion in an emergency meeting last night calling for a stop to drilling work by mining firm Tamboran Resources in Belcoo, County Fermanagh.   by The Journal   copyright © Journal Media Ltd. 2014 … Continue reading

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A Watershed Moment in Human History – The Slaughter in Gaza and Humankind’s Response

This moment in history is a watershed moment for Humankind.  It has been triggered by the senseless and premeditated extermination of innocent and largely defenseless children, women and men in the largest open-air concentration camp on earth called Gaza by … Continue reading

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Citizens of Israel Charge Israel with Genocide

We are citizens of Israel who oppose our government’s policies of colonialism, occupation and apartheid against the Palestinian people and its actions which may amount to genocide…….You cannot ignore the fact……that Israel has been perpetrating an ongoing ethnic cleansing against … Continue reading

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Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening

Greenhouses are usually glazed structures, but are typically expensive to construct and heat throughout the winter. A much more affordable and effective alternative to glass greenhouses is the walipini (an Aymara Indian word for a “place of warmth”), also known … Continue reading

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Another Irish Peace Activist To Be Arrest – read his statement

“In the last week, the Irish state failed to support a United Nations war crimes investigation into the slaughter in Gaza, this is no surprise. The Irish Government has consistently colluded with the US/Israeli military subjugation of the Palestinian people. … Continue reading

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Is it Ebola or is it psychological warfare?

Choices are being made: what to emphasize, what to ignore, what to use in order to invoke fear. Producing fear, one way or another, is a standard element in exerting top-down control over the population.   by Jon Rappoport   … Continue reading

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Bolivia declares Israel ‘terrorist state’, scraps visa exemption agreement

Bolivia has declared Israel to be a “terrorist state” and renounced a visa exemption agreement with the country in protest over the ongoing Israeli military offense in Gaza which already killed more than 1,300 dead and left over 7,000 wounded. … Continue reading

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SPECIAL SERIES: The secret origins of WW I – part 9 – : The Assassination Of Franz Ferdinand (2): Making The Bullets

————————– Editor’s note: to read all the previous posts of this series got to page “First World War” ———————   by Gerry Docherty and Jim Macgregor   published here in cooperation with the authors first published on their blog 20 … Continue reading

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SPECIAL SERIES: The secret origins of WW I – part 8 – : The Assassination Of Franz Ferdinand (1): The Web Of Intrigue

Let one historic myth be put immediately to the sword. The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, in Sarajevo on 28 June 1914 did not start the First World War.   ——————— Editor’s note: to read all the … Continue reading

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Nuclear Truth and Formality: Looking Beyond the Corporate Spin

Perhaps Japan is the starkest example of a society that prefers to adhere to formality rather than address the truth. It is a country of valued tradition, a place where the traditions of seppuku and kamikaze originated. And it is … Continue reading

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