Update: Trump Advisor, Clinton Donor Pleads Guilty to Charges of CP & Worse

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 12/04/19 | Updated 01/14/20 | *UPDATE (01/14/20): On Monday, George Nader pled guilty to two charges, one related to child pornography and the other for “bringing a 14-year-old boy to the United States for sex,” according to the Washington Post. A wealthy Lebanese American businessman with long-standing political influenceContinue reading “Update: Trump Advisor, Clinton Donor Pleads Guilty to Charges of CP & Worse”

The Most Significant Afghanistan Papers Revelation Is How Difficult They Were To Make Public

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 12/10/19 | The Washington Post has published clear, undeniable evidence that US government officials have been lying to the public about the war in Afghanistan, a shocking revelation for anyone who has done no research whatsoever into the history of US interventionism. In all seriousness it was a very good and newsworthy publication,Continue reading “The Most Significant Afghanistan Papers Revelation Is How Difficult They Were To Make Public”

Hong Kong Protests Attract Massive Crowds, Estimated 800k March in Financial District

By Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge | 12/08/19 | With zero signs of abating, hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy protestors lined the streets around Hong Kong’s financial and shopping districts on Sunday, demanding the Beijing-backed Hong Kong government fulfill their demands, reported Reuters.  The semi-peaceful protest, a drastic change from violent ones in the last several weeksContinue reading “Hong Kong Protests Attract Massive Crowds, Estimated 800k March in Financial District”

Journalist: Newsweek Suppressed OPCW Scandal and Threatened Me With Legal Action

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 12/08/19 | A Newsweek journalist has resigned after the publication reportedly suppressed his story about the ever-growing OPCW scandal, the revelation of immensely significant plot holes in the establishment Syria narrative that you can update yourself on by watching this short seven-minute video or this more detailed video here. “Yesterday I resigned from Newsweek after my attemptsContinue reading “Journalist: Newsweek Suppressed OPCW Scandal and Threatened Me With Legal Action”

Ukraine was the Origin of the Trump-Russia Collusion Hoax

By Lawrence Sellin | American Thinker | 12/08/19 | December 2015 was a pivotal month in many respects. During the first week of December 2015, Donald Trump began to establish a substantial lead over his Republican primary opponents. Vice President Joseph Biden traveled to Ukraine to announce, on December 7th, a $190 million program to “fight corruption in law enforcementContinue reading “Ukraine was the Origin of the Trump-Russia Collusion Hoax”

Demand Grows for Buttigeig to Come Clean About His Time at ‘Corporate Greed Machine’ McKinsley

by Julia Conley | CD | 12/07/19 | Days after reports surfaced about the global consulting firm McKinsey’s work advising the Trump administration on immigration policy, calls are growing louder for South Bend, Indiana mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg to disclose details about the work he did for the company. Political observers took notice ThursdayContinue reading “Demand Grows for Buttigeig to Come Clean About His Time at ‘Corporate Greed Machine’ McKinsley”

Jimmy Dore: Dems Impeachment Witnesses are a Disaster! (Video)

By Jimmy Dore | The Jimmy Dore Show | 12/06/19 | Jimmy Dore and his panel hilariously rip the Democrat’s partisan expert witnesses in Trump’s impeachment hearing to shreds. Subscribe to Jimmy’s channel here. As independent media, continuation of this periodical is only possible through the kind support of our readers. Become a patron byContinue reading “Jimmy Dore: Dems Impeachment Witnesses are a Disaster! (Video)”

Palm Oil in Snack Foods Could be Destroying World’s “Orangutan Capital”

By Laurel Sutherlin | Truthout | 12/06/19 | Picture a rhinoceros in the rainforest, add a herd of elephants, families of orangutans swinging through the treetops and tigers prowling the understory, and there is only one place in the world you could be. Indonesia’s Leuser Ecosystem is one of Earth’s most ancient forest ecosystems, a laboratoryContinue reading “Palm Oil in Snack Foods Could be Destroying World’s “Orangutan Capital””

‘This Isn’t How You End the Endless War’: Trump Weighs Plan to Send 14,000 More US Troops to Middle East

By Jake Johnson | CD | 12/05/19 | The Pentagon is reportedly considering deploying as many as 14,000 additional U.S. troops to the Middle East in order to confront the alleged threat posed by Iran, a move critics said would further expose the hollowness of President Donald Trump’s vow to end America’s perpetual wars. “Trump ran on ending theseContinue reading “‘This Isn’t How You End the Endless War’: Trump Weighs Plan to Send 14,000 More US Troops to Middle East”

CIA Torture Victim Depicts What He Endured in Brutal Sketches for Legal Study

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 12/05/19 | The New York Times has just released a number of sketches detailing the torture programs implemented by the George W. Bush administration, as drawn by Guantánamo Bay prisoner Abu Zubaydah. One shows the prisoner nude and strapped to a crude gurney, his entire body clenched as heContinue reading “CIA Torture Victim Depicts What He Endured in Brutal Sketches for Legal Study”