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President Barack Obama called a Rose Garden press conference on Tuesday afternoon to bluster that new sanctions against Russia's energy, arms, and finance sectors, coordinated with similar sanctions approved by the European Union, "will have an even bigger bite" than the last round of sanctions, which had already "made a weak Russian economy even weaker."...

July 31st, 2014 • 9:41 AM

With the announcement of stepped up European and U.S. sanctions against Russia scheduled to be formally announced tomorrow, the British Empire is making it clear that they are prepared to go all the way and try to wipe Russia off the map, both militarily as well as financially. Their threats are as dangerous as they are crazy...

July 29th, 2014 • 3:07 PM

In a July 25 video address to an audience in the northern province of Chaco, to celebrate the opening of a new iron smelting plant, President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner made an unmistakable reference to the Glass-Steagall law— without naming it—noting that "there was once a law in the United States which prohibited the type of speculation" which the predatory vulture funds have engaged in,

July 27th, 2014 • 11:00 PM

Reporter Glenn Greenwald just published an article based on a hitherto-unreleased NSA memo provided by Ed Snowden, which shows that in 2011 and 2012, the NSA entered into a closer partnership with the torturers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of the Interior.

July 27th, 2014 • 9:43 AM

"Every hospital closure means deaths!" declared Belhaven, No. Carolina, Mayor Adam O'Neal as he began his 273-mile walk to Washington, D.C. where he will put his demands to Congress. Upon his arrival in D.C., Monday, July 28, he will spearhead a Capitol Hill rally to demand an end to closure of rural area Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) and an expansion of Medicaid.

July 26th, 2014 • 8:20 AM

With the momentum coming off the HCR 105 victory in the U.S. House of Representatives last week, the United States must now go full steam ahead for the passage and implementation of Glass- Steagall, Lyndon LaRouche said today. The principle of Constitutional authority, above and beyond partisan issues, has been restated; now it must be fully reestablished, and quickly so.

July 29th, 2014 • 8:58 PM

West's Ukraine Project Is Doomed To Failure, Say Russia's Lavrov

July 29th, 2014 • 10:57 AM

With the newly released Financial Action Task Force (FATF, OECD, Paris) report, Financial Flows Linked to the Production and Trafficking of Afghan Opiates, forceful Russian pressure on counternarcotics and financial system complicity in money laundering has now put a challenge on the table for the U.S. and Western Europe.

July 27th, 2014 • 9:49 AM

The Parliamentary coalition and government formed after the violent, neo-Nazi-driven and Western-backed coup in Ukraine last February collapsed on Thursday, followed by the surprise resignation of Prime Minister Arkadi "Yats" Yatsenyuk, whose candidacy was, infamously, promoted by U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland.

July 26th, 2014 • 8:30 AM