U.S. Supports Japan, Confronts China And Russia Over Island Disputes by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff
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November 4, 2010

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In a six-day span the U.S. State Department has bluntly affirmed unequivocal backing for Japanese territorial claims against both Russia and China, even invoking a defense treaty provision that could lead to direct military intervention and war with the world’s most populous nation.

Beginning a 13-day, seven-nation tour of the Asia-Pacific region on October 27 in Hawaii, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam and met with Admiral Robert Willard, head of U.S. Pacific Command – the largest overseas regional military command in the world – and held a joint press conference with new Japanese Foreign Minister Seiji Maehara in Honolulu.

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Israel to UK: Behind what is happening in Lebanon and Yemen, you will find an Iranian finger



Propaganda Alert

compiled by Cem Ertür
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
4 November 2010



1) Israeli President to UK Foreign Minister: Behind what is happening in Lebanon and Yemen, you will find an Iranian finger (3 November 2010)

2) President Obama: Explosive material was found on two US-bound packages from Yemen (28 October 2010)

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Robert Weissman: Corporate spending in the 2010 elections + Enronistan, The Former United States of America, Corporations United

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PublicCitizen | November 04, 2010

http://www.dontgetrolled.org Public Citizen President Robert Weissman breaks down corporate spending in the elections and talks about the need for a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission ruling.

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Cell Phone Trap by Joel S. Hirschhorn

by Joel S. Hirschhorn
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Dandelion Salad
www.foavc.org
Nov. 4, 2010

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It is now inconceivable that our world could function without the 5 billion cell phones used globally.  The new book by Devra Davis “Disconnect” deserves your attention.  Indeed, if you use a cell phone a lot it should be mandatory reading.

It also seems inconceivable that the trillion dollar cell phone industry and governments worldwide could have pushed this technology without ever having solid research results proving the safety of cell phones.  If true that would be deadly frightening.  But that is exactly the reality.

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US Fascism Not? Well —– by Steven Jonas, MD, MPH

by Steven Jonas, MD, MPH
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
crossposted on Buzzflash.com
November 4, 2010

One short definition (mine) of fascism is:

“Fascism is a politico-economic system in which there is: total executive branch control of both the legislative and administrative powers of government; no independent judiciary; no Constitution that embodies the Rule of Law standing above the people who run the government; no inherent personal rights or liberties; a single national ideology that first demonizes and then criminalizes all political, religious, and ideological opposition to it; the massive and regular use of hate, fear, racial and religious prejudice, the Big Lie technique, mob psychology and mob actions to achieve political and economic ends; and total corporate determination of economic, fiscal, and regulatory policy.”

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