US Revealed As Enemy of World by Finian Cunningham

by Finian Cunningham
Writer, Dandelion Salad
East Africa
Crossposted from PressTV
August 31, 2013

Critical Mass Bike Ride Against the Bombing of Syria

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The United States of America stands exposed in the eyes of the entire world as the number-one terrorist threat to the future of humanity. Many have known this fact already, but now it is universally clear.

As the US prepares to launch an overt war on Syria (the covert war has been raging for 30 months), the vast majority of humanity can finally see through all its decades of pretense and conceit as the world’s model of democracy and international law. Continue reading

Chris Hedges: We Don’t Have a Legal or Moral Right to Drop Cruise Missiles on Syria

OBAMA...THE GREAT WARRIOR.......WTF?..OVER

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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges
August 31, 2013

TheRealNews on Aug 31, 2013

Chris Hedges and Paul Jay discuss President Obama’s statement that he has decided to attack Syria and seek authorization from Congress…even though he says he doesn’t need it.

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Obama: You Cannot Start a War by Yourself by Ralph Nader

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by Ralph Nader
The Nader Page
August 30, 2013

OBAMA...THE GREAT WARRIOR.......WTF?..OVER

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Dear President Obama:

Before you decide to attack Syria, yet another Arab or Islamic country that does not threaten U.S. security, there are certain constitutional “niceties” that you should observe. Chronically violating the Constitution overturns the rule of law and can produce costly blowbacks.

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What Jesus Said About Life After Death

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Life After Death

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Day of Discovery

How do you know if Jesus’ claim about eternal life is true or if it’s simply wishful thinking? In this DVD presentation you’ll travel to Jerusalem with host Mart De Haan and hear from a variety of authorities. Join the discussion as they explore questions about life beyond the grave and examine the words of Jesus. Discover answers to your deepest questions about eternity and find reasons why you can believe what Jesus said.

via What Jesus Said About Life After Death – Day of Discovery

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Beyond Fitna (2008)

Islamophobia

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Warning

This video may contain images depicting the reality and horror of war/violence and should only be viewed by a mature audience.

Valasr (Moarya / MohammadNHG) on Apr 23, 2011

The film, which was directed by a group of Iranian filmmakers and produced by the Islam and Christianity Nongovernmental Organization, is a response to Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ anti-Islam documentary “Fitna”.

The film honors all monotheistic religions and gives a response to the anti-Islam propaganda of Western extremists, the NGO’s spokesman, Mohammad Karimi, told IRNA on Tuesday.

He said that the documentary was produced under the supervision of a group of religious scholars and Iranian professional documentarians in the English, Persian, and Arabic languages.

The film “Fitna”, which blasphemously claims that Islam’s holy text promotes violence and intolerance, was posted on the Internet on March 27, 2008 after television networks and cinemas refused to screen it due to the controversy and the protests of Muslims, Christian communities, and the European Union.

The title of the film “Fitna” is an Arabic term used to describe “disagreement and division among people.

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Joint Statement by the United States of America, Republic of Estonia, Republic of Latvia, and Republic of Lithuania + Fact Sheets + Action Alert (#TPP #TTIP)

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TPP Leesburg Rally

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Take Action!

Urge Congress to Stop Obama’s Secret Trade Deals

Food & Water Watch

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a new “free trade” agreement being negotiated between the U.S. and 11 other Pacific Rim countries. Like other Free Trade Agreements, this one is basically a permanent power grab by corporations and financial companies that will make it impossible for the citizens of countries joining the TPP to choose what laws and rules they want to live under.

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Chemical Hallucinations by William Bowles

by William Bowles
Writer, Dandelion Salad
williambowles.info
30 August 2013

I think it’s true to say that the days of creating ‘dodgy dossiers‘(pdf)[1] are now over, at least if the latest ‘dodgy report’ is anything to go by. Put out by the UK’s Joint Intelligence Committee, it purports to offer proof that Assad gassed his own people. But aside from the fact that it offers not a shred of proof, it’s also amateurish and clearly put together in a panic.

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Western Pathological Liars Hold World To Ransom by Finian Cunningham

LIES

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by Finian Cunningham
Writer, Dandelion Salad
East Africa
Crossposted from PressTV
August 28, 2013

The US, British and French governments have engaged in a decade of constant lies and war crimes around the world. The intermittent imperialist adventures of these capitalist powers over the past century have now subsumed into a seamless, never-ending state of permanent war on the world, as American fascist ideologues have long salivated for.

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Opposition to Iraq War May Save Syria by David Swanson + Gareth Porter: US intelligence has no hard proof Assad used chemical weapons

Syria

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by David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
warisacrime.org
August 29, 2013

Evidence of “weapons of mass destruction” is “no slam dunk,” U.S. officials are saying this time around, reversing the claim made about Iraq by then-CIA director George Tenet.

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I Have a Dream, a Blurred Vision by Michael Parenti

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

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by Michael Parenti
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Michael Parenti Blog
www.michaelparenti.org
August 29, 2013

The 50th anniversary of the March on Washington—in which Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. made his famed “I Have a Dream” speech—has recently won renewed attention from various print and electronic media in the United States.  Continue reading

Gulliver’s Tale of Three Food Stores: Part I by Joseph Natoli

by Joseph Natoli
Writer, Dandelion Salad
August 28, 2013

Farmer's Market Eggs

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“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” — Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

“The organic-food movement is in danger of exacerbating the growing gap between rich and poor in this country by contributing to a two-tiered national food supply, with healthy food for the rich. Could Wal-Mart’s populist strategy prove to be more “sustainable” than Whole Foods? Stranger things have happened.” — Fred Maloney

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It Has Happened Here – What Now? by Luke Hiken

by Luke Hiken
Guest Writer, Dandelion Salad
August 28, 2013

"Stop Bitching - Start a Revolution"

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In 1935, Sinclair Lewis wrote a satirical novel entitled It Can’t Happen Here. In the book, a democratically elected President transforms the country into a totalitarian, ruthless regime, relying upon patriotic rhetoric and fear to dominate and control a docile populace.

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US-Israeli False Flag Gas Attack Unravels by William Bowles

by William Bowles
Writer, Dandelion Salad
williambowles.info
28 August 2013

OBAMA...THE GREAT WARRIOR.......WTF?..OVER

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Commit a war crime to cover up a war crime?

This is where it all started: The Israeli intelligence front the Debkafile, which is the source of the story that implicated the Assad government and/or its military in the gas attack on East Ghouta and now forms the basis for the war on Syria.

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Rick Rozoff: U.S. Attack On Syria May Cause World War III

by Rick Rozoff
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Stop NATO
August 28, 2013

John Robles
Voice of Russia
August 28, 2013

USS Barry fires Tomahawk missiles [Image 1 of 2]

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With what appears to an imminent Western military adventure and yet another act of aggression against a small country on the other side of the world, meaning what appears to be the upcoming unprovoked attack on the sovereign nation of Syria by the United States, Rick Rozoff spoke about the military buildup and the reasons for the West’s continued meddling in the Middle East.

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In Rush to Strike Syria, U.S. Tried to Derail U.N. Probe by Gareth Porter

by Gareth Porter
Writer, Dandelion Salad
crossposted at ISP
Washington
August 27, 2013

Menschenkette: Obama die rote Karte zeigen No War on Syria and Iran

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After initially insisting that Syria give United Nations investigators unimpeded access to the site of an alleged nerve gas attack, the administration of President Barack Obama reversed its position on Sunday and tried unsuccessfully to get the U.N. to call off its investigation.The administration’s reversal, which came within hours of the deal reached between Syria and the U.N., was reported by the Wall Street Journal Monday and effectively confirmed by a State Department spokesperson later that day.

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