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Holocaust 2.0: Eugenics and the War on Terror

Holocaust 2.0: Eugenics and the War on Terror
If seen as a science of heredity, eugenics was nothing new. Humans had been practicing breeding methods for millenia, in the interests of getting the best out of their crops and cattle. But, when applied to human beings as the ultimate solution for social problems, eugenics became the means through which a new, psychopathic, and technocratic regime would materialize. Though repugnant to many today, eugenics did not exist in a vacuum. The...
Pharoah

Robert Fisk: 'There is no difference between the American and Israeli governments'

Robert Fisk: 'There is no difference between the American and Israeli governments'
Uri Avnery is without doubt the most intellectual, philosophical, prescient leftist Israeli seer I have ever met. Like TS Eliot, he has a habit of using the fewest words to tell the greatest truth. Every essay he writes, this reader always says the same thing: Exactly! Yet, for the first time in 40 years, I disagree with the great man. He has just suggested that Benjamin Netanyahu's agreement to address the US Congress at the invitation of...
Colosseum

John Oliver: America's crumbling infrastructure, the movie

John Oliver: America's crumbling infrastructure, the movie
America's crumbling infrastructure: It's not a sexy problem, but it is a scary one.
Oscar

All theater? Obama-Netanyahu 'fallout' planned in 2009

All theater? Obama-Netanyahu 'fallout' planned in 2009
In a 2009 US policy paper published by the corporate-financier funded Brookings Institution, it was made clear that the US was determined to provoke Iran into a conflict and effect regime change at any cost - up to and including an outright military invasion and occupation of Iran with US troops. However, before it came to that, the Brookings Institution's policymakers explored other options including fomenting US-backed political unrest...

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