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"Make wars unprofitable and you make them impossible." -  A. Philip Randolph


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 Op-Ed Articles
 

US Official: Russia Sends Troops to Syria as Peace Hopes Fade

By Jim Miklaszewski, NBC New

Moscow has sent a ship carrying a small contingent of combat forces to guard Russia's deep-water port and military base at the Syrian city of Tartus, the US officials said.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31595.htm

 

McCain Admits U.S. Armed And Equipped Libya Rebels
Calls For Same In Syria Conflict

Video

We just need to arm and equip these people, the same way that we did in Libya.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31594.htm

 

U.S. Exploits Syrian Situation For Showdown With Russia

By Rick Rozoff

On June 12 what passes for the U.S.'s top diplomat, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, further escalated tensions with Russia in an appearance with Israeli President Shimon Peres at the Brookings Institution.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31601.htm

 

The Path to War with Iran

By Robert W. Merry

Like Roosevelt in his dealings with Japan, President Barack Obama has helped place Iran under severe strain of economic sanctions.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31600.htm

 

UN: Israeli Forces Killed 2,300 in Gaza Under Blockade

By Ma'an

Israeli forces have killed nearly 2,300 Palestinians and injured 7,700 in Gaza over the last five years, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said Thursday.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31599.htm

 

Manhunt
This is Racism, pure and simple

Uri Avnery

As a citizen of a state that calls itself "Jewish", or even "the state of the Holocaust survivors", I am disgusted.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31597.htm

 

Drone Me Down on the Killing Floor

By Pepe Escobar

And the winner of the Humanitarian Oscar for Best Targeted Assassination with No Collateral Damage goes to... the Barack Obama White House death squad.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31593.htm

 

Do Americans Approve Mass Murder?

By Michael Hampton

A majority of Americans, it seems, approve of drone strikes against "terrorists", even if they kill innocent bystanders.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31589.htm

 

Take Action: Kill the 'Kill List'
Obama's Kill List: Silence Is Not an Option

By The Editors

Liberals raised a ruckus about President Bush's human rights abuses. Silence now is not an option.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31588.htm

 

Blowback, or Impossible Dilemmas of Declining Powers

By Immanuel Wallerstein.

Blowback occurs when the declining power engages in behavior that, in the short run, achieves some immediate objective but, in the middle run, makes their power decline even faster.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31592.htm

 

Revolution 2.0
The True Face of Egypt's Military

By ESAM AL-AMIN


With this brazen act of thwarting the political will of the Egyptian people, the emerging Islamic and revolutionary parties have now been totally stripped of their political ascendency, less than five months after their rise to power.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31598.htm

 

Romney's Campaign of Inanity

By Ralph Nader

Mitt Romney's daily dittohead assertions make one wonder what he got out of the law and business degrees he received from Harvard University.
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31596.htm

 

See You at the Club: Fed Fat Cats Dip Into the Till
Fed members gave their own banks $4 trillion during bailout

By Robert Scheer

During the financial crisis, at least 18 former and current directors from Federal Reserve Banks worked in banks and corporations that collectively received over $4 trillion in low-interest loans from the Federal Reserve."
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31591.htm

Hard News  

 

Bomber targets Syria shrine as 35 killed:   A suicide bomber blew up a vehicle near a shrine in Syria's capital Thursday, wounding 14 people, state media and witnesses said, as 35 people were reported killed across the country.
http://is.gd/MZrcKZ


U.S.: Russian military ship en route to Syria:   A Russian ship carrying small arms and ammunition and possibly a small contingent of troops is on its way out of the Black Sea and into the Mediterranean bound for Syria. U.S. intelligence believes the weapons are intended to re-supply or beef up the defenses at Russia's naval base in Syria.
http://is.gd/CAvmRi

 

US holds high-level talks with Syrian rebels seeking weapons:   Syrian rebels have held meetings with senior US government officials in Washington as pressure mounts on the US to authorise a shipment of heavy weapons, including surface-to-air missiles to combat the Assad regime, the Daily Telegraph has learned.
http://is.gd/sgFW8A

 

US backtracks on claims Russia is arming Syrian regime:   The US state department has acknowledged that Russian helicopters it claimed had been sent recently to the Syrian regime were, in fact, refurbished ones already owned by Damascus.
http://is.gd/Kkm48p

 

Russia denies entering talks on political transition in Syria:   ''It's not true that we are discussing Syria's fate after Bashar Assad. We aren't dealing with a regime change either through approving unilateral actions at the United Nations Security Council, nor through taking part in some political conspiracies,'' Lavrov said following talks with his Iraqi counterpart in Moscow.
http://is.gd/KydRud

 

UN's Syrian Ambassador: 'No-fly-zone is a declaration of war':   In an interview with ITV News, Syria's Ambassador to the UN, Bashar Ja'afari, warns that the French proposal for a no-fly zone would be regarded as an "act of war" by Syria.
http://is.gd/ss2I2B

 

Syrian fighters' credibility shot to pieces by toy guns posturing:
IF DECEPTION has always been part of war, it has not often been as bungled as in the video announcement by Syrian opposition fighters of the formation of a special forces brigade joining the battle against the President, Bashar al-Assad.
http://is.gd/cGH1qK

 

BBC world news editor: Houla massacre coverage based on opposition propaganda:
As quietly as possible, BBC world news editor Jon Williams has admitted that the coverage of last month's Houla massacre in Syria by the world's media and his own employers was a compendium of lies
http://is.gd/CJPJj8

 

Gunmen massacre Iraqi family:
Gunmen shot dead a father, mother and at least three children early on Friday, while a husband and wife were killed in a separate attack, security and medical officials said.
http://is.gd/HLeQUK


2 NATO occupation troops, among 38 killed in Afghanistan:   NATO says separate attacks have killed two service members in different parts of Afghanistan, while Afghan officials say a two-day operation in eastern Paktika province has left 34 "insurgents" and two policemen dead.
http://is.gd/R1dp8O

 

15 militants killed in Pakistan:   At least six militants were killed in the mountain region of upper Dir area at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border and some nine militants died in Orakzai agency after their hideouts were air-bombed by Pakistani security forces Thursday, Dawn reported.
http://newindianexpress.com/world/article543444.ece

 

Yemen troops kill 15 "Qaeda" gunmen:   Yemeni forces killed 15 Al-Qaeda fighters in a clash at a control station in Shabwa province on the country's only gas export pipeline, a military official and a witness said on Friday.
http://is.gd/l9bmDi


Libya descends into militia chaos as hostages still held:
As the casualties mount from fresh clashes in southern Libya between soldiers and tribesmen, the security situation in the capital Tripoli, Zintan, Misrata and the eastern city of Benghazi remains shaky as militia groups extend their control.
http://is.gd/O42VGS

 

Egypt reels from 'judicial coup':   Egypt's transition to democracy was thrown into further disarray yesterday after its top court ordered parliament dissolved and allowed a disputed candidate to remain in a divisive presidential runoff. Activists and political figures have described the rulings as the final phase of a military coup that takes the transition back to square one.
http://is.gd/XPwozl

 

Egypt: SCAF to Issue Constitutional Declaration On Presidential Powers in Two Days:   According to the constitutional declaration, article 56 states that the Supreme Council of Armed Forces runs the country, has legislative powers, endorses general state policies and the general budget, names appointed MPs, calls upon the parliament to convene in ordinary and extraordinary sessions and represents the state internally and externally.
http://allafrica.com/stories/201206151765.html

 

Contractors run U.S. spying missions in Africa:   The contractors supply the aircraft as well as the pilots, mechanics and other personnel to help process electronic intelligence collected from the airspace over Uganda, Congo, South Sudan and the Central African Republic.
http://is.gd/VtTwXf

 

50 aid groups demand Israel lift Gaza blockade:
Fifty international aid groups and U.N. agencies on Thursday urged Israel to open Gaza's borders, saying its border blockade violates international law and indiscriminately harms Gaza's 1.6 million people.
http://is.gd/piAOYi

 

Israel demolishes Arab village 38 times:   Palestinian villagers have addressed the Guinness Book of World Records to register a ruinous "record". A Bedouin village in Israel has been demolished 38 times by Israeli authorities, who say people in the village do not have building permits.
http://www.rt.com/news/bedouin-village-destroyed-israel-898/

 

Britain Unveils Electronic Mass Surveillance Plan:   British authorities on Thursday unveiled an ambitious plan to log details about every Web visit, email, phone call or text message in the U.K. - and in a sharply-worded editorial the nation's top law enforcement official accused those worried about the surveillance program of being either criminals or conspiracy theorists.
http://is.gd/o9LrPV

 

Kidnapping by Mexican police caught on video:   Mexican police were caught on video performing a kidnap operation in conjunction with alleged drug cartel members of the Jalisco New Generation drug cartel.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8lUPz2WwpY

 

Thwarted by Congress, Obama to stop deporting young illegal immigrants:   Effective immediately, young immigrants who arrived in the U.S. illegally before they turned 16 will be allowed to apply for work permits as long as they have no criminal history and meet other criteria, officials said.
http://is.gd/KkWtXq

 

Stranger than fiction: Michigan bans women representatives for using the V-word:   Two Michigan legislators have been blocked from speaking on the state House floor as punishment for using the word vagina in a heated debate over abortion.
http://is.gd/SrCR8f

 

Greece Sinks Into Despair: 'There's Nothing Here Anymore':
Extreme political uncertainty, rampant corruption, queues forming at soup kitchens, and aid from non-governmental organizations (NGOs)-all these are more commonly associated with countries still developing Western-style economies.
http://www.cnbc.com//id/47814459

 

IMF urges Europe to help refinance Irish bank bail-out:   The International Monetary Fund on Friday urged Europe to help Ireland refinance its crippling bank bailout and consider taking equity in state-owned banks to help Dublin return to bond markets and avoid a second bailout next year.
http://is.gd/TfePSX

 

UK: Osborne unveils 140bn scheme to kick-start stagnant economy:   George Osborne unveiled a 140 billion emergency scheme to try to avoid a second credit crunch caused by the ongoing chaos in the eurozone.
http://is.gd/qbQNqa

 

Jamie Dimon Is Not Alone: : Banks and Businesses Took $4 Trillion in Bailouts -   "This report reveals the inherent conflicts of interest that exist at the Federal Reserve. 
http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article31590.htm

 

 "Let us be peace and joy"

 

Tom Feeley

 
Cost Of War
 
Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered In US War And Occupation Of Iraq
"1,455,590"

 

Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In America's War On Iraq:  4,807
 
Number Of  International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 3,049
 
Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan
Total Cost of Wars Since 2001:  
$1,342,685,858,249                                    
              

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Daily News is very important to those who are true Orthodox Catholic Christians.  For without knowing or gaining information for understanding about what is happening in one's local area and around the world, you could  find yourself faced with denied services in the secular area, lack of income, even (although it sounds far-fetched) ability to worship openly for the time is not far off when all will have to decide if they wish to follow the Anti-Christ through the One World Church and One World Government as prophesied by the Apocalypse, the Book of Revelation of St. John or follow the faith delivered once and for all which will cause for many to be denied the abilities to survive under those kind of conditions, causing for one to consider other options. 

 

Many of those who subscribe to, and some who have caused or are the cause for, these things to happen are involved in or with the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church (which is not the seat of all things "Catholic") as well as its protestant daughters such as the cultic Jehovah's Witnesses, the Pentecostal Churches, the Church of Latter Day Saints also known as the Mormon Church and far too many more to list. 

 

Yet, at this web site we do provide some of the reasons about why they are opined to be the harbingers of that which is prophesied in Holy Scripture for the bringing about of the End Times which we have already entered.  It is not necessarily their individual members or parishioners that should be blamed since they are only the "Sheep" and not the Shepherds... So do not think we castigate individual people of themselves as we castigate those "money changers" who Jesus Christ chased out of His Father's House as the Bible Describes; for they exist in these present times too.

 

Events are already rushing toward that time in which this is beginning to happen and will become more fully wide-spread. In these present times all you need to really do is look around both your local and larger areas as to what is really on-going through.  Things so very little or miniscule that they are barely noticeable except to the more informed observer may become apparent. 

Those little things are the laws of the land, economics, politics, the degrading and erosion of those rights and liberties afforded by the Constitution of these United States of America and many other things such as the manner with which entertainments have taken over much of the populace, entering into and becoming a major focus in worship, and more. 

We ask you, if you don't want to believe us... Have you heard, seen or found what is termed (of the many terms being used) that there are "holding areas" or "camps" or "Closed/Fenced communities" being built by GOVERNMENT? 

Here in North America, especially in the United States of America, we must admit that what Russia has come out of (a communistic, atheist country) we are entering into.  And one last thing that needs also to be understood... Something very important to those of you who are "Catholic" in the Roman sense of its jurisdiction....   And, we believe this also holds true for many who are "Orthodox" whether "Eastern" or "Western"....

[ * Non-Denominational = Synchrestic Ecumenism, Disease of Scholasticism, altering the Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ to accommodate the disease of Political Correctness and CULTIC PROTESTANTISM, and the Roman Jurisdiction (Latin Church = Vatican) of the Catholic Church) breaking of - or failure and refusal to respect and abide by  - the ancient Seven Ecumenical "Do Not" Canons which leaves everything else open to God's gift of creativity... failure & refusal to abide by and have respect for those who diligently protect one of the other Pillars of the Church, the Seals of the Confessional, but "Non-Denominational" also includes worshiping Satan's religion of Muslim, Islam by praying with them and other heretics such as 'Pentecostalism,' 'Jehovah's Witnesses,' 'Mormons,' 'Church of Christ,' any so-called church with "Community Church" in their nomenclature and others who by their false and misleading dogmas and doctrines are actually against the Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ upon whom and for exacting reason we are called "Christian" in both spirit and truth from which non-denominational protestant sectarian claimants have departed from as being so-called Christian] Only a skilled spiritual father can help you!

Remember: You cannot ride two horses or serve two masters for one of them will be harmed by your thoughts, your very words and your actions which is to blaspheme the Holy Ghost (Spirit) who will depart from you.  And when the Holy Spirit departs, the great deceiver (unbeknownst to you) will rush in to fill the void under disguise of being the Holy Spirit!  Testing of the Holy Spirit to insure it is the Holy Spirit does not, for many a Sectarian Protestant and Roman, work because the Great Deceiver (Satan) is most skilled in worming and snaking his charms around your mind and heart to feign being the Holy Spirit.  Remember, Satan has the same gifts similar to the Holy Spirit but Satan's gifts are UN-HOLY and lead all who accept him (unbeknownst to you) to perdition.

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