Saturday, June 06, 2015


"It is discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit."
Noel Coward
(1899-1973) British playwright

"One who deceives will always find those 
who allow themselves to be deceived."
- Niccolo Machiavelli
(1469-1527) Italian Statesman and Political Philosopher

Below, are the main news stories published on just ONE day 
(June 7, 2015) by Information Clearing House. Compare them to the stories in the mainstream 'news' media. Even just reading the headings and one sentence should be enlightening. 

Read the whole story and be very well-informed. We do have the power NOT to be deceived. Our future survival depends on more people exercising it!

By Daniel Lazare
The real responsibility lies not with Assad, but with the U.S. and allies for fomenting Syria’s sectarian warfare in the first place.  Continue

By Robert Parry
Denied crucial information about Syria, the American people are being led toward the precipice of another Middle East war.  Continue

By Seumas Milne
The sectarian terror group won’t be defeated by the western states that incubated it in the first place. Continue

By Rick Sterling 
“Obama at War” presents a biased and distorted view of the reality in Syria.  Continue

Russia’s military policy is “not global, offensive, or aggressive,” Putin stressed, adding that Russia has “virtually no bases abroad,”  Continue

By Patrick L. Smith
Who could want to live in a world this much like Orwell’s or Huxley’s.  Continue

By Finian Cunningham
The Pentagon has received a budget of over $350 billion to upgrade the US arsenal of nuclear weapons - this nuclear resurgence under Obama is emblematic of a new Cold War with Russia and other perceived global rivals.  Continue

By Paul Craig Roberts
Exploitation of the many for the few is the Hallmark of the West, a decrepit, corrupt, and collapsing entity.  Continue

By Linn Dinh
Odds are high, fighting will break out again in the South China Sea.  Continue

By Gilad Atzmon 
The 21st century’s greatest war criminal is called to lead the campaign against ‘extremism’ which he himself instigated.  Continue

By Alex Kane
For an arms industry that relies on marketing “combat proven” products, the next battle can’t come soon enough.  Continue

Israel A Criminal Offender At Large, UN Listing Or Not
By Eva Bartlett
Israel need not worry that anyone is trying to “besmirch” its reputation. It has proven quite adept at doing that all on its own. Continue

By Murtaza Hussain
GCC states have finally readied themselves to go public about their warming relationships with Israel.  Continue

By Ryan Maloney 
Galati said C-51 creates "a modern-day Gestapo," referencing the brutal, secret Nazi police force.  Continue

By Edward J. Snowden
Spymasters in Australia, Canada and France have exploited recent tragedies to seek intrusive new powers despite evidence such programs would not have prevented attacks.  Continue

Free Speech, Facebook and the NSA: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By John W. Whitehead
The NSA’s telephone metadata program seems like child’s play compared to what’s coming down the pike.  Continue

Check out these excellent sources of alternative perspectives on world news, 
free, every day:

Information Clearing House 
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