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  • Subway Inn to Close After 77 Years in Midtown Manhattan | Jonathan LaMantia

    Photographer: Roger Gaess/Getty Images Jul 25, 2014 (Bloomberg) -- Subway Inn, the New York City institution that clung to its dive-bar roots even as its Upper East Side neighborhood sprouted steel-and-glass office and apartment towers, is serving its last drink. The bar, which opened in 1937, will close on Aug. 15 and seek another location, according to a notice on its Facebook page. A bartender...

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  • Does Russia (And Humanity) Have A Future? | Paul Craig Roberts

    Europe is complicit in its own demise July 25, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- The Russian government has finally realized that it has no Western “partners,” and is complaining bitterly about the propagandistic lies and disinformation issued without any evidence whatsoever against the Russian government by Washington, its European vassals, and presstitute media. Perhaps the Russian government thou...

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  • Washington Is Escalating the Orchestrated Ukrainian “Crisis” to War | Paul Craig Roberts

    July 24, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Despite the conclusion by U.S. intelligence that there is no evidence of Russian involvement in the destruction of the Malaysian airliner and all lives onboard, Washington is escalating the crisis and shepherding it toward war. Twenty-two U.S. senators have introduced into the 113th Congress, Second Session, a bill, S.2277, “To prevent further Russian aggre...

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  • US Intelligence: No Evidence Russia Did It | Paul Craig Roberts

    July 23, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- After days of placing hostile blame for the downing of the Malaysian airliner on Russia, the White House permitted U.S. intelligence officials to tell reporters that there is no evidence of the Russian government’s involvement. Obviously, the U.S. satellite photos do not support the Obama regime’s lies. If the White House had any evidence of Russian complic...

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  • Sometimes The Border Crosses You (Know Your History) | Mickey Z.

    Photo credit: Mickey Z. Mickey Z. -- World News Trust July 21, 2014 “The cup of forbearance has been exhausted.” - President James K. Polk, 1846 According the Washington Post , Texas Governor Rick Perry “reportedly plans to dispatch the Texas National Guard to the U.S. border with Mexico” to deal with “the continued surge of young immigrants, most of them from Central America, crossing the border...

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  • Nuclear Calendar -- July 21, 2014 | FCNL

    Nuclear Calendar -- July 21, 2014 -- Friends Committee on National Legislation July 21 Noon-1:15 p.m., Robert Litwak, Wilson Center; Mitchell Reiss, Washington College; and David Sanger, New York Times, " Iran’s Nuclear Chess: Calculating America’s Moves ." Wilson Center, Fifth Floor, Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington. RSVP online . July 22 9:05 a.m., Gen. William Shelton, C...

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  • The New Republic Is Queen of the Presstitutes | Paul Craig Roberts

    July 21, 2014 PaulCraigRoberts.org UPDATE: According to the latest reports, the separatists in Donetsk have handed over to Malaysian authorities the black boxes from the downed Malaysian airliner, which indicates that those who have been blamed by Washington and the Western presstitute media have nothing to fear from the facts. How much did the CIA pay the New Republic to print this false report?...

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  • Guilt By Insinuation | Paul Craig Roberts

    How American propaganda works July 21, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Why hasn’t Washington joined Russian President Putin in calling for an objective, non-politicized international investigation by experts of the case of the Malaysian jetliner? The Russian government continues to release facts, including satellite photos showing the presence of Ukrainian Buk anti-aircraft missiles in locations f...

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  • What Happened to the Malaysian Airliner? | Paul Craig Roberts

    July 19, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- Washington’s propaganda machine is in such high gear that we are in danger of losing the facts that we do have. One fact is that the separatists do not have the expensive Buk anti-aircraft missile system or the trained personnel to operate it. Another fact is that the separatists have no incentive to shoot down an airliner and neither does Russia. Anyone ca...

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  • Make The Connections: Anti-War, Animal Rights, Collective Liberation | Mickey Z.

    Photo credit: Mickey Z. Mickey Z. -- World News Trust July 18, 2014 “There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” - Audre Lorde While photographing a #FreePalestine rally in NYC on July 15, I ran into many friends. That's no surprise for me in my hometown but what does stand out is how rarely I ever encounter any of my vegan/animal rights (AR) comr...

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  • Sanctions and Airliners | Paul Craig Roberts

    July 17, 2014 (PaulCraigRoberts.org) -- NOTE: Photos are now available of the wreckage from the Malaysian airliner crash. Notice the extensive debris and the large section of fuselage. You are observing remains of an airliner that was hit with a missile at 33,000 feet and fell to impact land. Remember, no such debris was present at the site where the airliner is alleged to have hit the Pentagon a...

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