News&analysis for progressive readers

I've put together an extensive list of RSS feeds from alternative media to help ourselves steer away from the now all-too-obvious propaganda and WaPo we're subjected to by the "reliable" mainstream media, like the Deep State Times (NYT), the Washington Post (WaPo!), the CBC, the BBC, et al.

It's a lot of freakin' news, no kidding, and you and I will never get to it all. There's so MUCH of it that I can only keep each item hanging around on the site for about a week.

As an assist, in the left sidebar I've set out a number of different strategies I've provided so you can find what you're looking for.


2020 Sep 15 - 3:27pm
Duran, The
Submitted by Steve Brown… Our heart must go out to the poor, deprived executives of Rio Tinto. Instead of being docked $9M AUD in pay, three former execs received a $40M AUD payout from the corrupt miner to leave, and ostensibly to keep their mouth’s shut. Despite Rio’s continual...
Tags: junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore), rio tinto
2020 Sep 15 - 3:23pm
Duran, The
Steven Sahiounie is a journalist and political commentator… A high level Russian delegation met recently with President Assad in Damascus. In an effort to further understand the importance and implications of the meeting, Steven Sahiounie at MidEastDiscourse reached out to Andrey Ontikov, a...
Tags: junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore), Syria
2020 Sep 15 - 3:19pm
Duran, The
Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst… Talks between Afghan authorities and the Taliban, which began in Doha on Saturday with the goal of ensuring lasting peace in Afghanistan and the withdrawal of American and NATO troops after almost 19 years, were called historical by US...
Tags: junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore), Trump, afghanistan
2020 Sep 15 - 3:10pm
Duran, The
Authored by Cynthia Chung: It is the belief held by top officials within the U.S. military industrial complex that their ideology of appropriate morality is to prevail and that one must use these mind-over-matter techniques to achieve the ultimate goal, “the power to manipulate reality”, that...
Tags: junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore)
2020 Sep 15 - 3:02pm
News from the Himalayas is scant this year. No Everest or K2 summiting; nothing about the railway from China; no new Sherpa biographies. Demonstrations in Kathmandu protesting India’s territorial claim on Kalapani, a spur of land at Nepal’s furthest northwestern border subsided after a talk between...
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2020 Sep 15 - 2:48pm
The 75th Commemoration of the End of World War II is Sept. 2, 2020. This fall, three new books cover foreign-policy issues from the conclusion of that war. Those issues are still with us today: how to care for the plight of millions of displaced and desperate immigrants, how to apply international...
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2020 Sep 15 - 2:26pm
Ten Trump-Away Haiku The most important election of our lifetimes – the planet’s future Lies, lies and more lies a man with no decency — what happened to truth? Nero fiddled while Rome burned — Trump watches Fox News Who is smarter — the very stable genius or the virus? The...
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2020 Sep 15 - 2:11pm
Duran, The
BLM protests immediately sparked up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania after a 27-year-old man named Ricardo Munoz was shot by police.  The obvious issue with the “protests” is that Munoz was armed with a knife.  And not only was Munoz armed, but he also attempted to…. (...
Tags: junktag (ignore), Video, BLM, Anthony Brian Logan, Lancaster
2020 Sep 15 - 1:55pm
Duran, The
Hillary Rodham Clinton. She was President once, under the assumed name of William Jefferson, her husband, but most of us had no idea that she wanted even more power that a finger in her husband’s back. She tried twice more to be Ruler of the World, in 2008 and again in 2016. I am not usually...
Tags: junktag (ignore), Video, hillary clinton, Joe Biden, President Donald Trump, US elections 2020
2020 Sep 15 - 1:54pm
Duran, The
source This is the global economic rot. A world in which most cannot escape. There has been an attempted rescue of the financial system from the Repo actions of the Fed, the excessive money printing, and on the economic side, we watch as governments go further and further into debt to try and fill...
Tags: junktag (ignore), Video, money, Finance, The Money GPS, investments
2020 Sep 15 - 1:51pm
Duran, The
The video you are about to see is made by a gentleman named Anton “Lyadov” Gerzen. He is a Russian on-the-ground investigative reporter that goes “on scene” to various places such as North Korea, where people just generally do not go, for reasons of danger or arrest. Here he...
Tags: junktag (ignore), Video, junktag (ignore), History, investigative journalism, journalist