Category Archives: USA

The Great American Class War

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Author: Bill Moyers

The promise of the Declaration of Independence still guides us, writes Moyers, even as the battles for true democracy and perils of inequality persist. (Wikimedia commons)I met Supreme Court Justice William Brennan in 1987 when I was creating a series for public television called In Search of the Constitution, celebrating...

Did The US Government Really Shut The Star Gate Project Down?

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Author: Arjun Walia

“Star Gate” is a Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) program which involved(s) the use of phenomena that many in the mainstream world still consider non-existent. Project “Star Gate” in particular lasted for 25 years before it was unexpectedly shut down. Much of the material and research from the program still remain...

Deadly Ice Storm Sweeping US Sees Temperatures Of -29C

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Author: Adam Withnall - Video

A powerful icy storm system is sweeping across the US, resulting in temperatures dropping to -29C and lower as well as deaths, power cuts and massive travel disruption. A severe winter storm warning has been issued by the Government’s National Weather Service, and forecasters say the storm is heading for...

Permit Will Give Wind Farms a 30-Year Pass on Killing Eagles

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Author: Maria L.

In a decision that highlights the clash between two cherished environmental goals — producing green energy and preserving protected wildlife — federal officials announced Friday that some wind power companies will be allowed to kill or injure bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years without penalty. Conservation groups...

What Caused the Deadly Midwestern Tornado Outbreak?

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Author: Douglas Main - Video

A slew of tornadoes slammed the state of Illinois and surrounding areas yesterday (Nov. 17), killing six people and damaging or destroying thousands of homes, according to news reports. Eighty-one tornado reports were submitted to the National Weather Service (NWS) yesterday, most of them in the Land of Lincoln, though...

50 Tornadoes Tear Through U.S. Midwest

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Author: Reuters

A fast-moving storm system triggered multiple tornadoes on Sunday that killed at least six people and flattened large parts of a town in Illinois as it tore across the Midwest, authorities said. The tornadoes leveled scores of homes and demolished entire neighborhoods. Some 80 tornado reports were received, along with...

The U.S. Secret State and the Internet

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Author: Tom Burghardt

"Back in the 1990s, security researchers and privacy watchdogs were alarmed by government demands that hardware and software firms build “backdoors” into their products, the millions of personal computers and cell phones propelling communication flows along the now-quaint “information superhighway.” Never mind that the same factory-installed kit that allowed secret...

US Army’s Top Secret Arctic City Under the Ice

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Author: Alexandra Bruce - Video

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It's not every day the one has the opportunity to observe the construction of a secret underground base. This video is an actual declassified US Army film, documenting the nuclear-powered construction process of Camp Century, beneath the ice of central Greenland. The base was constructed in the late 1950s, during...