Archive for 2013 – Week 26


Obama Called “War Criminal” & “Hypocrite of the Century” in Irish Parliament
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, MILITARISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Obama Called “War Criminal” & “Hypocrite of the Century” in Irish Parliament)
No Good Guys among Syrian Rebels – Paulo Sergio Pinheiro
InSerbia – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, UNITED NATIONS, MILITARISM | Comments Off on No Good Guys among Syrian Rebels – Paulo Sergio Pinheiro)
[Political Satire] U.S. Promises Smooth Transfer of Quagmire from Afghanistan to Syria
Andy Borowitz – The New Yorker
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, CENTRAL ASIA, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, MILITARISM, TRIVIA | Comments Off on [Political Satire] U.S. Promises Smooth Transfer of Quagmire from Afghanistan to Syria)
Helen Keller on Optimism
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on Helen Keller on Optimism)
The Last Mystery of the Financial Crisis
Matt Taibbi – Rolling Stone
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, EUROPE, CAPITALISM, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on The Last Mystery of the Financial Crisis)
Please Sign The People’s Charter to Create a Nonviolent World
The People’s Charter to Create a Nonviolent World
June 24th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, APPEALS | Comments Off on Please Sign The People’s Charter to Create a Nonviolent World)
Stasi in the White House
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Stasi in the White House)
(Português) “Nossos Sonhos Não Cabem no Capitalismo”
Fernando Meirelles – Outras Palavras
June 24th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, ECONOMICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, HISTORY, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, COOPS-COOPERATION-SHARING, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) “Nossos Sonhos Não Cabem no Capitalismo”)
Science vs. Scripture and the Difference between Curiosity and Wonder
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (SCIENCE - SPIRITUALITY | 1 Comment »)
The Uprising against Brother Erdogan
Thierry Meyssan, Voltaire Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ACTIVISM, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on The Uprising against Brother Erdogan)
“Adagio in G Minor” (Music Video of the Week)
Dominic Miller – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on “Adagio in G Minor” (Music Video of the Week))
Perspectives on the Surveillance Scandal
Lawrence Davidson, Ph.D, Brave New World – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA | Comments Off on Perspectives on the Surveillance Scandal)
Pentagon Bracing For Public Dissent over Climate and Energy Shocks
Nafeez Ahmed – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, HISTORY, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, ENERGY, KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA, SCIENCE | Comments Off on Pentagon Bracing For Public Dissent over Climate and Energy Shocks)
Happiness on the Streets
Nasim Banaei – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | 11 Comments »)
The Whistleblowers Are the New Generation of American Patriots
Gary Younge – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on The Whistleblowers Are the New Generation of American Patriots)
Gulf War Memorial
Tom Greening – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (POETRY FORMAT | Comments Off on Gulf War Memorial)
The Terror Con
Robert Scheer - Truthdig
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA | Comments Off on The Terror Con)
Brazil Burning: The Story of an Illusion Gone Sour
Pepe Escobar – Russia Today
June 24th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, BRICS, ECONOMICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, EDUCATION, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Brazil Burning: The Story of an Illusion Gone Sour)
Firefox Web Browser to Move Ahead Plan to Block Tracking
Craig Timberg – The Washington Post
June 24th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA | Comments Off on Firefox Web Browser to Move Ahead Plan to Block Tracking)
What is Andropause?
Dr. Edward F. Group, Global Healing Center – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (HEALTH | 1 Comment »)
Obama’s Soft Totalitarianism: Europe Must Protect Itself from America
Jakob Augstein – Der Spiegel
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION, ECONOMICS, EUROPE, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Obama’s Soft Totalitarianism: Europe Must Protect Itself from America)
The Chimerica Dream: Two Nations, Two Dreams, One Pacific
Pepe Escobar - TomDispatch
June 24th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, HISTORY, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE, ENERGY, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT, HEALTH | Comments Off on The Chimerica Dream: Two Nations, Two Dreams, One Pacific)
From Times of War to Times of Peace in Syria
Alejandro Bandaña – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, TRANSCEND MEMBERS, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on From Times of War to Times of Peace in Syria)
Yoga for Peace
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ACTIVISM, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPIRITUALITY | 2 Comments »)
Former Enron CEO Skilling’s Sentence Cut to 14 Years
Kristen Hays and Anna Driver, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Former Enron CEO Skilling’s Sentence Cut to 14 Years)
The War on Crime Is Enforcing Safety or Insecurity?
Federica Riccadonna – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA--PACIFIC, EUROPE, MILITARISM | Comments Off on The War on Crime Is Enforcing Safety or Insecurity?)
Palestinian Children Tortured, Used As Shields by Israel: U.N
Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL, UNITED NATIONS, HISTORY, MILITARISM, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Palestinian Children Tortured, Used As Shields by Israel: U.N)
Global Power Project, Part 1: Exposing the Transnational Capitalist Class
Andrew Gavin Marshall, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANALYSIS, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | 5 Comments »)
The Syrian Target: Why Only an All-Out War Can Depose Assad
Patrick Cockburn - CounterPunch
June 24th, 2013 (IN FOCUS, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, MILITARISM | Comments Off on The Syrian Target: Why Only an All-Out War Can Depose Assad)
(Castellano) Homo Oeconomicus
Enrico Euli – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ECONOMICS, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Castellano) Homo Oeconomicus)
Why Do People Lie? And Why Do Other People Believe Them?
Robert J. Burrowes – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Why Do People Lie? And Why Do Other People Believe Them?)
God, Guns and Automobiles
MaxMotorsDirect – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, TRIVIA, RELIGION | Comments Off on God, Guns and Automobiles)
(Russian-Pусский) Мистики: Пифагор и его теория реинкарнации
Игорь Буккер - Правды
June 24th, 2013 (ACADEMIA-KNOWLEDGE-SCHOLARSHIP, HISTORY, SCIENCE - SPIRITUALITY, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Russian-Pусский) Мистики: Пифагор и его теория реинкарнации)
(Português) Brasil: O Preço da Gota d’Água
Luís Leiria, Esquerda – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, DEVELOPMENT, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Brasil: O Preço da Gota d’Água)
Understanding the Latest Prism Leaks Is Understanding the Rise of a New Fascism
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, MEDIA | Comments Off on Understanding the Latest Prism Leaks Is Understanding the Rise of a New Fascism)
Obama’s Humanitarianism as Window-Dressing for the US “Deep State” Agenda: The Case of Syria
Elizabeth Woodworth - Global Research
June 24th, 2013 (IN FOCUS, ANGLO AMERICA, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, MILITARISM | Comments Off on Obama’s Humanitarianism as Window-Dressing for the US “Deep State” Agenda: The Case of Syria)
Spy Drone Can See What You Are Wearing From 17,500 Feet (5,334 Meters)
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, MEDIA, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Spy Drone Can See What You Are Wearing From 17,500 Feet (5,334 Meters))
Sensible Thinkers Think about Leaks
Tom Tomorrow – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (TRIVIA | Comments Off on Sensible Thinkers Think about Leaks)
(Italiano) La Turchia si Sta di Nuovo Bloccando?
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) La Turchia si Sta di Nuovo Bloccando?)
Infographic: The United Kingdom’s Tax Havens – Interactive
Simon Hooper and Ben Willers – Al Jazeera
June 24th, 2013 (ECONOMICS, EUROPE, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Infographic: The United Kingdom’s Tax Havens – Interactive)
Circumcision
TMS Editor
June 24th, 2013 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | 1 Comment »)
Steve Wozniak: ‘I felt about Edward Snowden the way I felt about Daniel Ellsberg’
Tania Branigan – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Steve Wozniak: ‘I felt about Edward Snowden the way I felt about Daniel Ellsberg’)
Is Naomi Wolf Working for the NSA?
Dave Lindorff, This Can’t Be Happening – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, MEDIA | Comments Off on Is Naomi Wolf Working for the NSA?)
General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (APPEALS | Comments Off on General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony)
A Psychologist’s Guantanamo Nightmare
Roy J. Eidelson, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ANGLO AMERICA, MILITARISM, JUSTICE, HEALTH | Comments Off on A Psychologist’s Guantanamo Nightmare)
How The G8 Joint Statement Should Read
Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey - Pravda
June 24th, 2013 (IN FOCUS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, MEDIA, JUSTICE, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on How The G8 Joint Statement Should Read)
World Introversion through Paracycling
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on World Introversion through Paracycling)
Collected Essays – John Scales Avery
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Collected Essays – John Scales Avery)
Rewilding Made Simple – An Animated Guide
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, MEDIA, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | 1 Comment »)
HC Notice to Govt for Withdrawal of Cases against Anti-Nuclear Activists
The Hindu – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, JUSTICE, ENERGY, KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on HC Notice to Govt for Withdrawal of Cases against Anti-Nuclear Activists)
Guantánamo Force-Feeding Does Not Trouble Prison Doctors
Associated Press – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 (ACTIVISM, ANGLO AMERICA, MILITARISM, JUSTICE, HEALTH | Comments Off on Guantánamo Force-Feeding Does Not Trouble Prison Doctors)
Monsanto Refuses to Testify on Genetically Modified Crops in Puerto Rico
Carmelo Ruiz-Marrero – CorpWatch
June 24th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, ORGANIC, GMO, GENETIC ENGINEERING, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT, HEALTH | Comments Off on Monsanto Refuses to Testify on Genetically Modified Crops in Puerto Rico)