Archive for 2014 – Week 7


The Trillion Dollar Road to Armageddon
PressTV – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION | Comments Off on The Trillion Dollar Road to Armageddon)
Dr Jake Lynch on Peace Journalism
Leeds Metropolitan University – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND VIDEOS, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | 1 Comment »)
Third World America’s Trade Agreements
Charles Sullivan – The Picket, Shepherd University
February 10th, 2014 (TRADE | Comments Off on Third World America’s Trade Agreements)
If Not Now, When? – APA Fails to Sanction Psychologist in Guantanamo Torture Case
Roy Eidelson, on behalf of - Coalition for an Ethical Psychology
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on If Not Now, When? – APA Fails to Sanction Psychologist in Guantanamo Torture Case)
UN Denounces Vatican over Child Abuse and Demands Immediate Action
Lizzy Davies and Henry McDonald – The Guardian
February 10th, 2014 (UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on UN Denounces Vatican over Child Abuse and Demands Immediate Action)
Syria: At Least 50 Americans Have Joined Terrorist Units, US Says
Ken Dilanian - McClatchy
February 10th, 2014 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on Syria: At Least 50 Americans Have Joined Terrorist Units, US Says)
Syria: “There are Terrorists from 83 Countries, Armed and Funded by Saudi Arabia”
Global Research News – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on Syria: “There are Terrorists from 83 Countries, Armed and Funded by Saudi Arabia”)
One Food Parcel & One Polio Vaccination at a Time – Lifting the Siege of Yarmouk
Franklin Lamb – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on One Food Parcel & One Polio Vaccination at a Time – Lifting the Siege of Yarmouk)
Australian Terrorists in Syria Alarm Officials
Sophie Cousins – Al Jazeera
February 10th, 2014 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on Australian Terrorists in Syria Alarm Officials)
Selling Your Secrets: The Invisible World of Software Backdoors and Bounty Hunters
Pratap Chatterjee - TomDispatch
February 10th, 2014 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Selling Your Secrets: The Invisible World of Software Backdoors and Bounty Hunters)
New Surveillance Technology Can Track Everyone in an Area for Several Hours at a Time
Craig Timberg – The Washington Post
February 10th, 2014 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on New Surveillance Technology Can Track Everyone in an Area for Several Hours at a Time)
Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Yahoo Release US Surveillance Requests
Spencer Ackerman and Dominic Rushe – The Guardian
February 10th, 2014 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Yahoo Release US Surveillance Requests)
Judges Poised to Hand U.S. Spies the Keys to the Internet
Kevin Poulsen, Wired – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Judges Poised to Hand U.S. Spies the Keys to the Internet)
The Pope’s Sex Problem – Catholic Survey Reveals Frustrated Flock
SPIEGEL Staff – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (SEXUALITIES | Comments Off on The Pope’s Sex Problem – Catholic Survey Reveals Frustrated Flock)
We Are a Cosmic Accident: Alan Lightman on Dark Energy, the Multiverse, and Why We Exist
Maria Popova, BrainPickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (SCIENCE | Comments Off on We Are a Cosmic Accident: Alan Lightman on Dark Energy, the Multiverse, and Why We Exist)
Will Boycotting Israel Go Mainstream?
Steve Weissman - Reader Supported News
February 10th, 2014 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Will Boycotting Israel Go Mainstream?)
Welcome To The United King-Doom
Gilad Atzmon – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Welcome To The United King-Doom)
Sentenced to Life at Birth: What Do Palestinian Refugees Want?
Paula Schmitt – +972 Magazine
February 10th, 2014 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Sentenced to Life at Birth: What Do Palestinian Refugees Want?)
Imagine / Playing For Change (Music Video of the Week)
John Lennon – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on Imagine / Playing For Change (Music Video of the Week))
The Accessories to War Crimes Are Those Paid to Keep the Record Straight
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (MEDIA | Comments Off on The Accessories to War Crimes Are Those Paid to Keep the Record Straight)
Japanese Government Promotes Militarism in Media and Schools
John Watanabe, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ASIA--PACIFIC | 1 Comment »)
Bitcoin: Revolutionary Monetary Game-changer or Financial Trojan Horse?
Washington's Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (COOPS-COOPERATION-SHARING | Comments Off on Bitcoin: Revolutionary Monetary Game-changer or Financial Trojan Horse?)
Jewish Groups Condemn New Presbyterian Study Guide on Zionism
The Ugly Truth – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Jewish Groups Condemn New Presbyterian Study Guide on Zionism)
The Moral Cost of Torture
Anthony Marsella – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
(Sinhala) Overall Checkup – The Ideological Triangle of Sri Lanka’s Left Politics දෘෂ්ටිවාදී ට්‍රයියෑංගලයේ සර්වාංග පරීක්ෂාව
Udaya R. Tennakoon - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Sinhala) Overall Checkup – The Ideological Triangle of Sri Lanka’s Left Politics දෘෂ්ටිවාදී ට්‍රයියෑංගලයේ සර්වාංග පරීක්ෂාව)
(Italiano) Israele-Palestina: 1-2-6-20
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Israele-Palestina: 1-2-6-20)
OMAR: Uncovering Occupied Palestine
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on OMAR: Uncovering Occupied Palestine)
AIPAC and the Israel Lobby: Down, but Not Yet Out!
Steve Weissman - Reader Supported News
February 10th, 2014 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on AIPAC and the Israel Lobby: Down, but Not Yet Out!)
No Wonder the World Is Terrified of America – We’re the Biggest Threat
Noam Chomsky – AlterNet
February 10th, 2014 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on No Wonder the World Is Terrified of America – We’re the Biggest Threat)
“Atoms for Peace”?
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on “Atoms for Peace”?)
Industrial Band Skinny Puppy Demand $666,000 after Music Is Used in Guantánamo Torture
Sean Michaels – The Guardian
February 10th, 2014 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Industrial Band Skinny Puppy Demand $666,000 after Music Is Used in Guantánamo Torture)
Gandhi and the Middle East
Rene Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Gandhi and the Middle East)
Why Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death Is So Scary
Seth Mnookin, Slate – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (HEALTH | Comments Off on Why Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death Is So Scary)
Eileen Babbitt and Ellen Luts – “Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context”
Rene Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on Eileen Babbitt and Ellen Luts – “Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context”)
Child Marriage in India: A Human Trafficking Problem?
Tripti Lahiri - The Wall Street Journal, India
February 10th, 2014 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Child Marriage in India: A Human Trafficking Problem?)
Computers
Dietrich Fischer – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on Computers)
Prioritize This: Mediation to Manage School Conflicts
Matt Johnson – Waging Nonviolence
February 10th, 2014 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION | Comments Off on Prioritize This: Mediation to Manage School Conflicts)
Will Mobocracy Triumph in Ukraine?
Patrick J. Buchanan – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (BALKANS AND EASTERN EUROPE | Comments Off on Will Mobocracy Triumph in Ukraine?)
Ten Principles to Guide the Young Activist
Ramzy Baroud – Toward Freedom
February 10th, 2014 (ACTIVISM | Comments Off on Ten Principles to Guide the Young Activist)
The Hypocrisy of Human Rights Watch
Keane Bhatt - NACLA Report
February 10th, 2014 (IN FOCUS | 1 Comment »)
Should David Cameron Be Prosecuted for Recruiting Brits to Fight in Al Qaeda Ranks in Syria?
Prof. Michel Chossudovsky - Global Research
February 10th, 2014 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Should David Cameron Be Prosecuted for Recruiting Brits to Fight in Al Qaeda Ranks in Syria?)
Washington Destabilizes Ukraine
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Washington Destabilizes Ukraine)
Zionist Ultras Tend to See Anti-Semites Everywhere
Eamonn McCann – Irish Times
February 10th, 2014 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Zionist Ultras Tend to See Anti-Semites Everywhere)
How the UN Can Ignore 8,000 Deaths in Haiti
Nathalie Baptiste – Foreign Policy In Focus
February 10th, 2014 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on How the UN Can Ignore 8,000 Deaths in Haiti)
China Ready to Work with CELAC
Prensa Latina – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (BRICS | Comments Off on China Ready to Work with CELAC)
Pakistan’s Future Is Tied to the Taliban
Tariq Ali – The Guardian
February 10th, 2014 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Pakistan’s Future Is Tied to the Taliban)
14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax for the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization
Mawuna Remarque Koutonin, Silicon Africa – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (AFRICA | Comments Off on 14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax for the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization)
The Continuing Al-Qaeda Threat
Ron Paul – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on The Continuing Al-Qaeda Threat)
Negotiations with Iran Require Mutual Restraint
Jan Oberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Negotiations with Iran Require Mutual Restraint)
The Global Elite is Insane
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
Bayer CEO Says Drugs Developed for “Western Patients Who Can Afford It”
Pratap Chatterjee, CorpWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (HEALTH | Comments Off on Bayer CEO Says Drugs Developed for “Western Patients Who Can Afford It”)
US Increases Pressure on Sri Lankan Government over War Crimes
K. Ratnayake, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on US Increases Pressure on Sri Lankan Government over War Crimes)
Happy 50th Birthday! Kenya is Chronically Sick
Andre Vltchek – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (AFRICA | Comments Off on Happy 50th Birthday! Kenya is Chronically Sick)
A Meeting with Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini 35 Years Ago
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on A Meeting with Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini 35 Years Ago)
Saddam, Osama, Gaddafi, Chavez–And Obama
Johan Galtung - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (EDITORIAL | 5 Comments »)
Who Owns the Federal Reserve?
Ellen Brown - Global Research
February 10th, 2014 (CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Who Owns the Federal Reserve?)
Protesters Resist an ‘Indian Fukushima’
Ranjit Devraj, IPS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on Protesters Resist an ‘Indian Fukushima’)
Arms Exports: Berlin Backs Large Defense Deal with Saudi Arabia
Der Spiegel – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on Arms Exports: Berlin Backs Large Defense Deal with Saudi Arabia)
Metascience Enabling Upgrades to the Scientific Process
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Metascience Enabling Upgrades to the Scientific Process)
Fake-Food Scandal Revealed as Tests Show Third of Products Mislabelled
Felicity Lawrence – The Guardian
February 10th, 2014 (HEALTH | Comments Off on Fake-Food Scandal Revealed as Tests Show Third of Products Mislabelled)
South Sudan: Colonialism’s Dead Hand
Conn Hallinan – Foreign Policy In Focus
February 10th, 2014 (AFRICA | Comments Off on South Sudan: Colonialism’s Dead Hand)
50 Reasons We Should Fear the Worst from Fukushima
Harvey Wasserman, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2014 (ENERGY | 1 Comment »)
As TPP Opposition Soars, Corporate Media Blackout Deafening
Jon Queally – Common Dreams
February 10th, 2014 (MEDIA | Comments Off on As TPP Opposition Soars, Corporate Media Blackout Deafening)
War on the Poor in Honduras: Social Control, Gangs and the US’s Role in Remilitarizing Central America
Dawn Paley – Toward Freedom
February 10th, 2014 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on War on the Poor in Honduras: Social Control, Gangs and the US’s Role in Remilitarizing Central America)
Big Media Again Pumps for Mideast Wars
Robert Parry – Consortium News
February 10th, 2014 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Big Media Again Pumps for Mideast Wars)
Bulgaria’s ‘Chilly Welcome’ to Syrian Refugees
Rayna Stamboliyska – Open Democracy
February 10th, 2014 (BALKANS AND EASTERN EUROPE | Comments Off on Bulgaria’s ‘Chilly Welcome’ to Syrian Refugees)