Posts Tagged ‘history’

America’s long history of tolerating Israel’s illegal expansion

In the latest reversal of long-standing United States policy in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared this week that Washington no longer views Israeli settlements in the West Bank as “inconsistent with international law.” Pompeo framed the decision as a “reversal” of Obama administration policy. He said, “[Former] Secretary [of State John] […]

A History of U.S. Economic Warfare, from WWII to the Present

On the Global Research News Hour we do our best to cover a wide spectrum of topics from the environmental crisis to economic and geopolitical analysis to debunking war pre-text narratives. We welcome listener support to maintain and improve the quality of our regular broadcasts. Please consider a donation. Go to Global Research’s main donation page […]

The Cosmic Secret – A New Documentary That Will Make You Question Your History Books

The Facts: Prince Andrew’s recent interview with the BBC was filled with hard to believe claims of innocence from the Prince. Reflect On: Was this interview conducted in order to isolate Prince Andrew from the way the rest of the Royal Family is perceived? Good lord. It felt like listening to a 5-year old boy […]

By labeling Arabs an ‘existential threat,’ Bibi invokes a terrifying history of ethnic violence

The prime minister organized an emergency Likud gathering Sunday night, in which he accused Israel’s Arab citizens of supporting terror and wanting to destroy the State of Israel. We know how this kind of thing can end. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at an ’emergency’ Likud rally in Tel Aviv, November 17, 2019. (Tomer Neuberg/Flash90) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in […]

The Birth of the Deep State: A History

By Peter C. Earle Every presidential administration finds some degree of internal resistance. That which has confronted the Trump Administration, however, seems to be the most active and aggressive ever. From “Anonymous”, to a record number of leakers, to physically hiding documents from the President, a large and active bureaucratic resistance is at work to […]

Little Ice Age lessons: A tumultuous history of resilience and surprises

   Midway through the 17th century, Dutch whalers bound for the Arctic noticed that the climate was changing. For decades, they had waited for the retreat of sea ice in late spring, then pursued bowhead whales in bays off the Arctic Ocean islands of Jan Mayen and Spitsbergen. They had set up whaling stations and […]

History: What Motivated Russia’s Participation in the Battle of Navarino?

On October 20, celebrations in honor of the 192nd anniversary of the Battle of Navarino (1827) (against the Ottoman Empire) with the participation of President P. Pavlopoulos were held in Greece. The President, in particular, addressed his speech on the importance of unity in protecting international law to the EU and Turkey. In addition, during the […]

The surprising Jewish history behind fish n’ chips

The Nosher via JTA — You may be surprised to learn that fish and chips, though wildly popular in England for what seems like an eternity, actually was a specialty of the Portuguese Sephardic Jews who fled the Inquisition in the 16th century and found refuge in the British Isles. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver referred […]

Reporter Uncovers History-Changing Manson Family Connections to CIA and Hollywood

By John Vibes The crimes of the Manson family resulted in one of the most famous murder trials in history, but new research has come to light that could totally change the history of the case. Much of what was believed to be true about the Manson murders and the cult that carried them out […]

102 Years Ago, The October Revolution, November 7, 1917: History of the Russian Revolutions and Civil War

First published on November 7, 2015 Related: The Roots of Russia: From the Early East Slavs to the Grand Duchy of Moscow (part 1); A Superpower Rises: Foundation of the Russian Empire (part 2), The Road to the Revolutions (part 3) Introduction Part 3 of this series set out the political, economic and intellectual context […]

The Bloody History of Communism Full

Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/11/03/the-bloody-history-of-communism-full/ Related Posts America’s long history of tolerating Israel’s illegal expansion In the latest reversal of long-standing United States policy in the Middle East, Secretary of A History of U.S. Economic Warfare, from WWII to the Present On the Global Research News Hour we do our best to cover a wide spectrum […]

Lasers Help To Rewrite Human History

Medieval roundhouse identified using laser scans of the Isle of Arran. (Historic Environment Scotland) Lasers Help Scientists Spot 900 New Archaeological Sites on Scotland’s Isle of Arran by Jason Daley Smithsonian.com The Isle of Arran located off Scotland’s west coast is one of the most archaeologically rich sites in all of Great Britain. The island […]

History Made As Ocean Cleanup Successfully Collects First Plastic From The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Facts: This article was written By Dr. Alan Palmer, Contributing Writer for Children’s Health Defense. Reflect On: Why does mainstream media never address the points made by vaccine safety advocates? Why do they always resort to ridicule and use terms like “anti vax conspiracy” instead of simply refuting evidence with their own evidence? [CHD […]

The History of Using Children to Push for Agendas

Following a week at the UN and ensuing climate change “protests” (state-sanctioned, party-approved, media-praised, university-endorsed, “protests”), in which we were yet again treated to another spectacle of a tearful child lecturing adults, Murad Gazdiev presented the excellent critical analysis of climate change eschatology above. We are even called by the media to “confess our climate […]

The Untold History of Hillary Clinton’s Vitriol for Tulsi Gabbard

In January of 2013, Tulsi Gabbard (then just 31 years of age) was being promoted as the next rising star of the Democratic Party.  At the time, Representative Gabbard was everything the Democratic Party alleges to care about as a walking embodiment of cultural diversity.  Gabbard was one of the first female combat veterans elected […]

Syria and the Kurds: Trump Demonstrates Ignorance of History and Geography

According to the stable genius, the Kurds are similar to violent children playing in a bloody sandbox. “They’ve got a lot of sand over there. So there’s a lot of sand that they can play with,” he said, once again displaying his remarkable ignorance and monosyllabic arrogance. Trump says Kurdish allies […]

Recipe for disaster: BBC adds politics & history to borscht and serves it up to add more bitterness to Russia-Ukraine relations

But how can beetroot soup cause so much outrage? Perhaps when history and politics is added to the mix, and often, it’s a recipe for disaster. Earlier this year, the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs tweeted: “A timeless classic, #Borsch is one of Russia’s most famous & beloved #dishes & a symbol of traditional […]

History of America’s Labor Movement

In contrast to most other industrialised nations, the US has never accepted the concept of labor unions, which were always denigrated in the media as a kind of dangerous socialism that would exploit workers. But it was always true that it was capitalism that exploited workers and socialism that attempted to protect them. Thanks to […]

Colleges are tracking applicants’ browser history, according to new report

If you’re in the process of applying for college, be warned that it isn’t just your grades and extracurricular activities that are being reviewed by schools. According to a report from the Washington Post, at least 44 public and private universities across the United States have started to work with third-party companies to collect and […]

Thai medicine’s red physic nut, or wild castor, has a history of use fighting inflammation and cancer

(Natural News) Have you heard of the medicinal plant called red physic nut (Baliospermum montanum)? Also known as wild castor, the red physic nut is a leafy stout undershrub plant that grows in the Middle East and Southeast Asia where it is commonly used in traditional medicine. In Thailand, it is used to […]

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