Dave Kranzler reports on the latest manipulation of the gold price

Dave Kranzler reports on the latest manipulation of the gold price Shortly after the Shanghai gold market closed last night, the market manipulators went to work on the gold price. Gold was taken down another $20 during the morning trading in London, primarily in three HFT trading induced “mini flash crashes.” There were not any related news reports or events…

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Is Economic Theory a Tool of the Rich?

Guest Column by Ron Unz Is Economic Theory A Tool Of The Rich? Ron Unz created momentum for raising the minimum wage. One consequence of Unz leading this fight was to smoke out free market economists and show that their economics serves as a justification for enormous earnings for the rich who are in control and minimal earnings for everyone…

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Are the White House Fool and his Russophobic Stooges in Kiev Going to Blow Up the World?

Guest Column from Zero Hedge Are the White House Fool and his Russophobic Stooges in Kiev Going to Blow Up the World? http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-04-07/russia-accuses-us-mercenaries-inciting-civil-war-ukraine http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-04-08/crackdown-begins-ukraine-launches-anti-terrorist-operations-eastern-ukraine-arrests-

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The Boston Bombing Web of Lies by Julie Levesque

To Remind: The Lies “our” Government Told Us about the Boston Marathon Bombing The Boston Bombing Web of Lies by Julie Levesque http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-boston-bombing-web-of-lies/5332981

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The Federal Reserve Has No Integrity

Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler As we documented in previous articles, the gold price is driven down in the paper futures market by naked short selling by the Fed’s dependent bullion banks. Some people have a hard time accepting this fact even though it is known that the big banks have manipulated the LIBOR (London Interbank Overnight Rate –…

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Edward Snowdon Is A Hero — Chris Hedges

“This House Would Call Edward Snowden A Hero” Chris Hedges defending the proposition at the Oxford Union Debate http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article38036.htm

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Guest column by Diana Johnstone — Imposing NATO on the Reluctant

Guest column by Diana Johnstone In Ukraine as a whole, polls show that some seventy percent of the population is against joining NATO.  Yet the US and its satellites keep speaking of Ukraine’s “right” to join NATO.  Nobody’s right not to join NATO is ever mentioned. Read more: http://zcomm.org/znetarticle/ukraine-and-yugoslavia/

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The Deep State That Governs America — Mike Lofgren

The Deep State That Governs America — Mike Lofgren Mike Lofgren, a Congressional staffer for 28 years, explains to Bill Moyer that neither Congress, the President, nor the American people govern the United States. http://billmoyers.com/episode/the-deep-state-hiding-in-plain-sight/

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Jeffrey St. Clair explains how Obama conducts “freedom and democracy”

Status Quo at Gitmo Where the Torture Never Stops by JEFFREY ST. CLAIR First published, CounterPunch, Vol. 20, No. 10 (September 2013) It was shortly after five o’clock on a Saturday morning last April. The prisoners in the communal cellblock at Camp 6 in Guantanamo Bay Prison had just gathered for morning prayers. Suddenly the overhead lights went out, the…

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John Pilger Explains How Australia Became Washington’s Puppet

Guest Column by John Pilger John Pilger explains how Australia became an American puppet state. http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/03/17/the-forgotten-coup/

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The New Russia

Dear readers:  I recalled correctly from my Russian studies a half century ago that Soviet leaders had stuck Russian territories into Ukraine, but I mistakenly attributed all of the transfers to Khrushchev.  The first gifts of Russian territory to Ukraine were made by Lenin. – PCR   The New Russia An Interview With Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn,” by Paul Klebnikov, in the…

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Guest Column by Israel Shamir: The Ukrainian Pendulum

Guest Column by Israel Shamir: The Ukrainian Pendulum Israel Shamir is an Israeli journalist reporting from Russia. You can read his reporting and analysis of the situation in Ukraine here: http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/03/07/the-ukrainian-pendulum/print The coup government in Ukraine is a curious mixture of nazi thugs and Jewish billionaire oligarchs. The gullible Ukrainian dupes who took to the streets in protests against their…

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US Abandoned International Law, Follows The Law Of The Jungle

US Abandoned International Law, Follows The Law Of The Jungle Willy Wimmer Willy Wimmer was state secretary at the German Defense Ministry and vice president of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). This is what this well-informed member of the European Establishment told RT: http://rt.com/op-edge/ukraine-west-international-law-966/ The translation is not very good, but the message comes through. Western…

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If They Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine

If They Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine ROBERT NAIMAN, TRUTHOUT I’m so delighted that President Obama and Congress are moving to impose sanctions on Russia over its military intervention in Crimea. Regardless of whether one thinks this is a wise or just policy in the case of Russia, this is setting a great political precedent in the United…

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Tom Are Is Watching As Israel Commits Genocide in Gaza

http://www.thomas-l-are.blogspot.com TUESDAY, MARCH 4, 2014 Christie’s Bridge, Netanyahu’s diet Thomas Are It’s been a half a year and Chris Christie is still in the news. At least his administration is in trouble because they shut down two of three access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. Last August, a deputy chief of staff, Bridget Anne Kelly, emailed David Wildstein, the…

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Israel Moves To Take Control Over the Federal Reserve

Israel Moves To Take Control Over the Federal Reserve The totally corrupt anti-American Obama regime is trying to appoint the head or former head of the Israeli Central Bank as the Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve. The scuttlebutt is that Obama has been paid tens of millions of dollars to deliver the US Federal Reserve to Israel’s control. I…

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The Hows and Whys of Gold Price Manipulation

Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler. The deregulation of the financial system during the Clinton and George W. Bush regimes had the predictable result: financial concentration and reckless behavior. A handful of banks grew so large that financial authorities declared them “too big to fail.” Removed from market discipline, the banks became wards of the government requiring massive creation of…

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Guest Column by Uri Avnery

Guest Column by Uri Avnery “Senator after Senator, Congressman after Congressman comes forward to support the Israeli government against their own president. The same people who jumped up and down like string puppets when Netanyahu made his last speech before both houses of Congress, try to outdo each other in assertions of their undying loyalty to Israel. “This is now…

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Pakistan Samaa TV Interview With Eyewitness To Alleged Osama Bin Laden Killing

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Confessions of a Quantitative Easer by Andrew Huszar

Confessions of a Quantitative Easer by Andrew Huszar Dear Readers: For years I have reported that the Federal Reserve’s policy of Quantitative Easing, that is, bond purchases in order to support bond prices, is not an economic policy directed at helping the economy recover from the financial crisis caused by financial deregulation and irresponsible gambling and fraud by large banks…

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guest column by Chris Floyd–the downward Arc of the American Dream

Some people are gifted. Chris Floyd is one of them. Ashes to Ashes: The Downward Arc of the American Dream http://www.chris-floyd.com/component/content/article/1-latest-news/2356-ashes-to-ashes-the-downward-arc-of-the-american-dream.html

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Russia, Syria and the Decline of American Hegemony — Israel Shamir

Note: The reports of missile destruction to which Shamir refers might be newspaper fantasy. Regardless, the main point of Shamir’s article seems to be correct. Obama did stand down. The opposition of Russia supported by China, the British Parliament, and the UN and the lack of enthusiasm for another war on the part of the American people, Congress, and NATO…

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Toronto Star on Eve of Cheney Canada Visit: Arrest Him

Toronto Star on Eve of Cheney Canada Visit: Arrest Him http://digitaljournal.com/article/361212 Why stop with Cheney? What about Bush himself and John Yoo. The case is strong that every member of the Bush/Cheney and Obama regimes is a criminal.

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Guest Commentary: Liu Chang, “US Fiscal Failure Warrants A De-Americanized World,” and Jeff Brown, “Baba Beijing’s Belly Laugh Felt Round The World”

Dear readers, Xinhua is a news agency of the Chinese government. The Chinese government sees Washington as a largely spent power. Liu Chang puts Washington’s loss of uni-power status very concisely. After you read the official commentary (below), read Jeff J. Brown’s commentary on Liu Chang’s report. http://44days.net/blog/?p=64 Jeff Brown is an American citizen who has worked in Africa, the…

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Gold Wars — Kelly Mitchell

Gold Wars I do not know what role facts, evidence, or a desire to know the truth any longer play in American lives. This article http://www.alternet.org/media/most-depressing-discovery-about-brain-ever?paging=off confirms my experience as a scholar, journalist, public policy maker, and corporate director.  The vast majority of people believe what they want to believe. Facts and evidence have little to do with it. People…

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Ole Ullern on Osama bin Laden’s “killing”

More on the Osama bin Laden “killing” A reader, Ole Ullern from Norway, sent in this information regarding the range of the Chinook CH-47F helicopter that allegedly made the round trip from Bagram to Abbotabad and returned with bin Laden’s body. According to Google Earth, the round trip distance (straight line) is 700 km. High mountains between the two sites…

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Bloomberg News — Americans Sell Body Parts For Income

The American economic crisis of the 21st century is becoming worse. Wall Street and the multinational US corporations have offshored millions of US jobs that provided middle class incomes. Americans who lost these jobs have experienced dramatic reductions in their incomes and access to medical care. They have used up their savings and now have to sell parts of their…

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Pakistan TV Exposes bin Laden Killing Hoax and Documentary Exposes 9/11 Official Story

“Pakistan TV Exposes bin Laden Killing Hoax” and Documentary Exposes 9/11 Official Story” Original Bashir interview that contradicts Washington’s account of killing bin Laden A website in the UK, themindrenewed.com, that downloaded the video from the link in my original report of the Pakistani TV interview with Mohammad Bashir has posted the interview with the original English subtitles. You can…

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Guest Column — Glenn Greenwald

Guest Column — Glenn Greenwald All the proof that you need that you cannot trust the mainstream media “The Perfect Epitaph for Establishment Journalism” http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/oct/14/independent-epitaph-establishment-journalism/print

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This is what the criminal state of Amerika does to its real heroes

Guest Column by Stephen Lendman This is what the criminal state of Amerika does to its real heroes: http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article36451.htm

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US Policymakers Are Hammering on a Land Mine — guest column by John Williams

US Policymakers Are Hammering a Land Mine Statistician John Williams of Shadowstats.com is an expert on government economic statistics. If you have a need or desire to know what the real unemployment, inflation, and GDP growth rates are, whether real median income and retail sales are rising or falling, and whether the housing recovery is real of hyped, subscribe to…

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Human Rights Watch is a propaganda agency for the US government

Guest column from the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity Human Rights Watch is a propaganda agency for the US government. http://ronpaulinstitute.org/archives/featured-articles/2013/october/02/mother-agnes-mariam-attackedby-human-rights-watch!.aspx

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Guest Column by Evo Morales: US is a human rights abomination

Guest Column by Evo Morales: US is a human rights abomination Morales Speech to the United Nations http://rt.com/news/morales-interview-obama-un-442/

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Seymour Hersh says the killing of bin Laden is one big lie

Seymour Hersh, America’s premier investigative journalist on the Death of Osama bin Laden: “It’s One Big Lie, Not One Word Of It Is True.” http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/09/27/seymour-hersh-on-death-of-osama-bin-laden-its-one-big-lie-not-one-word-of-it-is-true/ By Lisa O’Carroll September 27, 2013 “Information Clearing House – “The Guardian” –  Seymour Hersh has got some extreme ideas on how to fix journalism – close down the news bureaus of NBC and ABC,…

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Guest Column — Fukushima Facts — by Takashi Hirose

Guest Column — Fukushima Facts — by Takashi Hirose http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/09/26/a-letter-to-all-young-athletes-who-dream-of-coming-to-tokyo-in-2020/print Readers have asked that I write about Fukushima. About all I can tell you with confidence is that we are getting no more truth about Fukushima from the presstitute media than we are about any other subject. As I understand it, which I hope is incorrectly, Fukushima has the prospect,…

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Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani’s address to the UN, September 24, 2013

Guest Column Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani’s address to the UN, September 24, 2013 Compare the Honesty and Humanity of Rouhani’s address to obama’s 45 lies http://www.alternet.org/world/top-45-lies-obamas-un-speech?akid=10975.81835.9JGG2g&rd=1&src=newsletter901319&t=3&paging=off&current_page=1#bookmark Statement by H. E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the Sixty-eight Session of the United Nations General Assembly, September 24, 2013 Mr. President, Mr. Secretary-General, 
Excellencies, Ladies and…

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Guest Column — The War On The Poor — Jeffrey St. Clair & Alexander Cockburn The American poor are being driven into the ground. Not only is owning a home out of the question, but also the poor can’t even afford to rent. They lack the money for a damage deposit, and they lack the cash for the large deposits…

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9/11 official story exposed with humor and with facts

James Corbett sums up the 9/11 conspiracy in 5 minutes http://www.globalresearch.ca/debunked-the-official-conspiracy-theory-of-911/5349573 Stephen Lendman presents a summary of 9/11 expert evidence that contradicts the official 9/11 story http://www.globalresearch.ca/consensus-911-new-truths-dispelling-old-lies/5350560

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Guest Column By Russian President Vladimir Putin

ROLE REVERSAL Guest Column by Vladimir V. Putin Vladimir Putin is established as the leader of the free world and the defender of the rule of law. Barack Obama is established as the leader of a lawless, rogue war criminal government that lies through its teeth and schemes to massacre millions of peoples. This morning in the New York Times…

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RT Guest Column–NSA Spies On Americans For Israel

This report indicates that NSA is guilty of treason. NSA Spies On Americans For Israel http://rt.com/news/nsa-shares-data-israel-723/

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Guest poem by Robert Bly

As Robert Bly’s Vietnam poem shows, those few who pay attention have known for many decades that everything the US government says is a lie. The people who believe the US government are too stupid to be called human, or monkeys for that matter. Little doubt but that monkeys are vastly smarter than anyone who believes the US government. Robert…

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Guest Column by John Pilger: From Hiroshima to Syria

Guest Column by John Pilger: From Hiroshima to Syria John Pilger is the most important voice of our time. http://www.opednews.com/populum/printer_friendly.php?content=a&id=170498

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The US government has used more chemical weapons than all other countries combined

Guest Contribution by the BBC Compare what Washington did to the people of Vietnam with its relentless chemical weapons attacks that the Vietnamese had to endure for years with the alleged and unproven use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government. http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article36183.htm

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Another False Flag Attack in the Making?

Alert! Are Israel and Washington going to have their lackeys, the “Syrian rebels,” attack Israel with chemical weapons given to them by Israel and Washington so that Israel and its obama puppet can attack Syria “in self-defense.” The Israeli government doesn’t mind sacrificing its own people if it provides an excuse that will drag the gullible Americans into another war.…

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Guest Column–Americans Doubt Government’s 9/11 Explanation

No one believes the US government about anything, including its fairy tale about 9/11: http://www.globalresearch.ca/new-poll-finds-most-americans-open-to-911-truth/5348967

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Obama & Kerry Declare that Amerika Stands for War and is Proud of It

Guest column by the distinguished commentator and radio host Stephen Lendman: Syria has agreed to the Russian proposal to give up its chemical weapons, but the war criminal and totally isolated obama regime, the scum of the earth, says it will attack Syria regardless. How will the world respond to the Amerikan Third Reich, the worst threat to truth, justice,…

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Guest column — Assad’s Opponents Are A Thousand Times Worse

Guest column — Assad’s Opponents Are A Thousand Times Worse These are the inhumane monsters that Washington has armed and wants us to support: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/09/06/syria-video-turns-the-debate-on-u-s-intervention.html

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Dave Kranzler on the BLS Payroll Report

Guest contribution: Dave Kranzler on the BLS August Payroll Report I am not doing a payroll employment report this month. It is the same old thing. No goods producing jobs, just lowly paid nontradable domestic services: 44,000 in retail trade, 38,000 in health care and social assistance (primarily ambulatory health care services), 21,000 waitresses and bartenders. The decline in the…

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Pat Buchanan asks: Just Whose War Is This?

Just whose war is this? asks Pat Buchanan. Why, Israel’s, of course. http://www.wnd.com/2013/09/just-whose-war-is-this/

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Washington Is Addicted To Lies — Guest Column

Washington Is Addicted To Lies — Guest Column The document released by the Obama regime in hopes of providing “evidence” for Secretary of State John Kerry’s brazen string of lies admits that the Obama regime cannot confirm that the Syrian government is responsible for a chemical weapons attack. http://landdestroyer.blogspot.co.uk/2013/08/debunking-us-government-assessment-of.html

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