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2020 Sep 13 - 7:59pm
Last week's posts at Moon of Alabama: September 7 - U.S. War On Journalism - Assange Fights Extradition In British Court Related: Kevin Gosztola and Craig Murray provide daily reports about the case: The Julian Assange Case - Shadow Proof...
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2020 Sep 13 - 5:48pm
International election observer missions are supposed to watch that the individual legal voting rules of a country are followed. They are expected to report any irregularities they detect. Unfortunately there are now attempts to pervert their purpose. The active withholding...
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2020 Sep 11 - 10:46pm
The prize for the worst tweet of the year goes to Paul Krugman. bigger In the real world the U.S. reacted to 9/11 by doing extremely bad and ridiculous things as well as this: In the days, weeks, and months...
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2020 Sep 10 - 8:09pm
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2020 Sep 10 - 12:58am
On September 9 2001 two suicide bombers killed Ahmad Shah Massoud, the leader of the anti-Taliban Northern Resistance in Afghanistan. Massoud's intelligence chief at that time was the CIA trained Amrullah Saleh. After the NATO invasion of Afghanistan Saleh became...
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2020 Sep 9 - 12:35am
A Biden presidency will be another disappointment for the progressives who support the Democrats campaign. The Washington Post is lauding Joe Biden's 'flexibility' on policy issues: When Joe Biden released economic recommendations two months ago, they included a few ideas...
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2020 Sep 7 - 10:01pm
Today the London show trial over the extradition of Wikileaks editor Julian Assange to the U.S. has begun. U.S. prosecutors claim that Assange's publishing of evidence of U.S. war crimes has violated the U.S. Espionage Act. Why an Australian publisher...
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2020 Sep 6 - 7:37pm
Last week's posts at Moon of Alabama: August 31 - Montenegro - Tiny Nation Vote Upsets Anti-Russian Front Related: Montenegro Opposition’s reversible triumph - Eric Voegelin / The Saker September 1 - Election 2020 - The Color Revolutions Are Coming...
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2020 Sep 6 - 12:47am
In 2016 the Democrats lost the election despite their constant attacks on Donald Trump's personality. Over the last four years they continued those attacks with Russiagate and impeachment nonsense. Trump turned each of the attacks into a win for himself....
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2020 Sep 4 - 2:23pm
The Hill writes (emphasis added): Russian media and other groups are intentionally “amplifying” concerns around mail-in voting in order to undermine the 2020 U.S. elections, a report compiled by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) made public Thursday found. ......
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2020 Sep 3 - 7:27pm
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2020 Sep 2 - 10:37pm
Yawn! was my first reaction when I read this. Couldn't they come up with a more believable fairy tale? The German government says tests performed on samples taken from Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny showed the presence of the Soviet-era...
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