by Medialens Introduction The mainstream media are continuing to use figures provided by the website Iraq Body Count (IBC) to sell the public a number for total post-invasion deaths of Iraqis that is perhaps 5-10% of the true death toll. As we recently reported, only a handful of media outlets covered a new ORB poll revealing that 1.2 million Iraqis […]
University of Salford, UK. 11th September 2005 A one day Conference Against International Terrorism takes place. The conference begins with two minutes silence in memory of all victims of terror whether it be perpetrated by Al Qaeda or Western-sponsored state terrorism. The conference takes place on the thirty second anniversary of the 1973 CIA-backed military coup in Chile and the […]
Webb Spoke Of Death Threats, ‘Government People’ Around His Home by Alex Jones and Paul Joseph Watson UPDATE: Only In Arkansas: Webb ‘Double Gunshot Wounds’ Explanation Defies Belief We will simply not let the issue drop. How on earth can somebody have two different gunshot wounds and their cause of death still be passed off as suicide? UPDATE: Coroner: Gary […]
U.S. leaders profess a dedication to democracy. Yet over the past five decades, democratically elected governments—guilty of introducing redistributive economic programs or otherwise pursuing independent courses that do not properly fit into the U.S.-sponsored global free market system—have found themselves targeted by the U.S. national security state by Michael Parenti Thus democratic governments in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Cyprus, the […]
Farmer Wilson’s suitcase by Paul Foot and John Ashton There are many stories from the tragic windswept night round Lockerbie which still puzzle the relatives of the dead. What is the truth, they wonder, about Farmer Jim Wilson, of Tundergarth Mains Farm near Lockerbie, whose fields were littered with the debris of bodies and baggage after the crash? He told one […]
Genocide, Fratricide, Bombing! Who Profits? by Kieron McFadden Introduction The British Association for Monetary Reform’s work to expose the gargantuan fraud at the core of our money system continues. If you have any comments, questions or input you feel may be valuable – or if you would like to help in any way please write, phone/fax or e-mail us – […]
Killing The Children Of Iraq – A documentary film by John Pilger Sanctions enforced by the UN on Iraq since the Gulf War have killed more people than the two atomic bombs dropped on Japan in 1945, including over half a million children – many of whom weren’t even born when the Gulf War began.
Almost two million Cambodians died as a result of Year Zero. John Pilger argues that, without the complicity of the US and Britain, it may never have happened. On 17 April, it is 25 years since Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge entered Phnom Penh. In the calendar of fanaticism, this was Year Zero; as many as two million people, a fifth […]