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06 September 2015 @ 10:54 pm
Behind the Façade and Theatrics  

The “Collateral Damage” of US-NATO Wars: Europe’s Refugee Crisis, Depraved Morality of UK Prime Minister David Cameron
Colin Todhunter
Global Research, September 06, 2015
UK Prime Minister David Cameron this week said “as a father I felt deeply moved” by the image of a Syrian boy dead on a Turkish beach. As pressure mounts on the UK to take in more of those fleeing to Europe from Syria and elsewhere. Cameron added that the UK would fulfil its “moral responsibilities.
On hearing Cameron’s words on the role of ‘morality’, something he talks a lot about, anyone who has been following the crisis in Syria would not have failed to detect the hypocrisy. According to former French foreign minister Roland Dumas, Britain had planned covert action in Syria as early as 2009. He told French TV:
I was in England two years before the violence in Syria on other business… I met with top British officials, who confessed to me that they were preparing something in Syria. This was in Britain not in America. Britain was preparing gunmen to invade Syria
Writing in The Guardian in 2013, Nafeez Ahmed discusses leaked emails from the private intelligence firm Stratfor, including notes from a meeting with Pentagon officials, that confirmed US-UK training of Syrian opposition forces since 2011 aimed at eliciting “collapse” of Assad’s regime “from within.”
He goes on to write that, according to retired NATO Secretary General Wesley Clark, a memo from the Office of the US Secretary of Defense just a few weeks after 9/11 revealed plans to “attack and destroy the governments in seven countries in five years,” starting with Iraq and moving on to “Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Iran.” Clark argues that this strategy is fundamentally about control of the region’s vast oil and gas resources.
In 2009, Syrian President Assad refused to sign a proposed agreement with Qatar that would run a pipeline from the latter’s North field through Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Syria and on to Turkey, with a view to supply European markets in direct competition with Russia. Being a Russian ally, Assad refused to sign and instead pursued negotiations for an alternative $10 billion pipeline plan with Iran crossing Iraq and into Syria that would also potentially allow Iran to supply gas to Europe. Thus Assad had to go.
And this is where Cameron’s concerns really lie: not with ordinary people compelled to flee war zones that his government had a hand in making but with removing Assad in order for instance to run a pipeline through Syrian territory and to prevent Iran and Russia gaining strategic momentum in the region.
Ordinary folk are merely ‘collateral damage’ in the geopolitical machinations of bankers, oilmen and arms manufacturers, only to be shown any sympathy when the media flashes images of a dead Syrian boy washed up on a Turkish beach or people drowned at sea trying to escape turmoil at home. It is then that people like Cameron are obliged to demonstrate mock sincerity in the face of public concern.
It is not only Syrians who are heading for Europe and the UK but also people from Libya, Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere. Countries that Britain has helped to devastate as part of the US-led long war based on the Project for a New American Century and the US right to intervene unilaterally as and when it deems fit under the notion of the US ‘exceptionalism’ (better known as the project for a new imperialism – the ‘Wolfowitz Doctrine’).

Cameron said that Britain is a moral nation and would fulfil its moral responsibilities. Large sections of the population – ordinary men and women – are certainly ‘moral’ but that is unfortunately where any notion of morality seems to stop. Former British Ambassador to Uzbekistan Craig Murray has called the UK a rogue state and a danger to the world. Last year, he told a meeting at St Andrews University in Scotland that the British Government is deeply immoral and doesn’t care how many people its kills abroad if it advances it aims. Moreover, he said the UK was a state that is prepared to go to war to make a few people wealthy.
He added that Libya is now a disaster and 15,000 people were killed when NATO (British and French jets) bombed Sirte, something the BBC never told the public. Murray told his audience what many already know or suspect but what many more remain ignorant of:
I’ve seen things from the inside and the UK’s foreign interventions are almost always about resources. It is every bit as corrupt as others have indicated. It is not an academic construct, the system stinks.
Murray was a British diplomat for 20 years. But after only six months, he said that in the country where he was Ambassador, the British and the US were shipping people in order for them to be tortured and some of them were tortured to death. As far as Iraq is concerned, Murray said that he knew for certain that key British officials were fully aware that there weren’t any weapons of mass destruction. He said that invading Iraq wasn’t a mistake, it was a lie.

Back in 2011, 200 prominent African figures accused Western nations and the International Criminal Court of “subverting international law” in Libya. The UN has been misused to militarise policy, legalise military action and effect regime change, according to University of Johannesburg professor Chris Landsberg. He said it is unprecedented for the UN to have outsourced military action to NATO in this way and challenges the International Criminal Court to investigate NATO for “violating international law.” In 2015, the outcome has been to turn Africa’s most developed nation to ruins and run by armed militias fighting one another.
Is this the stability and morality Cameron preaches?
Yet for public consumption, Cameron flags up his ‘morality’ by stating that the UK would continue to take in “thousands” of refugees. But he cautions that this is not the only answer to the crisis, saying a “comprehensive solution” is required. Awash with self-righteous platitudes he hoped would drown out any hint of hypocrisy or irony, Cameron added: “We have to try and stabilise the countries from which these people are coming.”

One year ago, Cameron told the United Nations that Britain was ready to play its part in confronting “an evil against which the whole world must unite.” He also said that that “we” must not be so “frozen with fear” of repeating the mistakes of the 2003 Iraq invasion. He was attempting to drum up support for wider Anglo-US direct military action against Syria under the pretext of attacking ISIS.
At the same time, Cameron spoke of the virtues of the West’s economic freedom and democratic values as well as the horrors of extremism and terror. Cameron’s was a monologue of hypocrisy.
Over a million people have been killed via the US-led or US-backed attacks on Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria. Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, so we were told. It did not. That was a lie and hundreds of thousands have paid with their lives. We were told that Gaddafi was a tyrant. He used the nation’s oil wealth well by presiding over a country that possessed some of the best indices of social and economic well-being in Africa. Now, thanks to Western backed terror and military conflict, Libya lies in ruins and torn apart. Russia is a threat to world peace because of its actions in Ukraine, we are told. It is not. The US helped instigate the overthrow of a democratically elected government in Ukraine and has instigated provocations, sanctions and a proxy war against an emerging, confident Russia.
But how far in history should we go back to stress that the West and Cameron and his ilk have no right to take the moral high ground when it comes to peace, respect for international law, self-determination, truth or democracy? The much quoted work by historian William Blum documents the crimes, bombings, assassinations, destabilisations and wars committed by the US in country after country since 1945. And since 1945 the UK has consistently stood shoulder to shoulder with Washington.
Cameron stood at the UN and talked of the West’s values of freedom and democracy and the wonders of economic neoliberalism in an attempt to promote Western values and disguise imperialist intent. But it’s a thin disguise. The Anglo-US establishment has imposed its economic structural violence on much of the world by bankrupting economies, throwing millions into poverty and imposing ‘austerity’ and by rigging and manipulating global commodity markets and prices. Add to that the mass illegal surveillance at home and abroad, torture, drone murders, destabilisations, bombings and invasions and it becomes clear that Cameron’s ongoing eulogies to morality, freedom, humanitarianism, democracy and the ‘free’ market is hollow rhetoric.

Apart from attempting to legitimise neoliberal capitalism, this rhetoric has one purpose: it is part of the ongoing ‘psych-ops’ being waged on the public to encourage people to regard what is happening in the world – from Syria, Iraq and Ukraine to Afghanistan and Libya, etc – as a confusing, disconnected array of events (perpetuated by unhinged madmen or terror groups) that are in need of Western intervention. These events are not for one minute to be regarded by the public as the planned machinations of empire and militarism, which entail a global energy and trade war against Russia and China, the associated preservation of the petro-dollar system and the encircling and intimidation of these two states with military hardware.
Any mainstream narrative about the current migrant-refugee ‘crisis’ must steer well clear of such an analysis. Instead, we must listen to Cameron talking about the West ‘helping’ to stabilise the countries it helped to destabilise or destroy in the first place. It’s the same old story based on the same misrepresentation of imperialism: the US-led West acting as a force for good in the world and reluctantly taking up the role of ‘world policeman’.
Whether it’s the now amply financially rewarded Blair or whether it is Cameron at the political helm, the perpetual wars and perpetual deceptions continue.
Cameron plays his role well. Like Tony Blair, Cameron’s media-friendly bonhomie is slicker (and cheaper) than the most experienced used car salesman. And like Blair before him, Cameron is the media-friendly PR man who beats the drums of war (or mock sincerity, as the situation dictates), courtesy of a global power elite, who through their think tanks, institutions and financial clout ultimately determine economic policies and decide which wars are to be fought and for what purpose:

“… the Davos-attending, Gulfstream/private jet-flying, money-incrusted, megacorporation-interlocked, policy-building elites of the world, people at the absolute peak of the global power pyramid. They are 94 percent male, predominantly white, and mostly from North America and Europe. These are the people setting the agendas at the Trilateral Commission, Bilderberg Group, G-8, G-20, NATO, the World Bank, and the World Trade Organization. They are from the highest levels of finance capital, transnational corporations, the government, the military, the academy, nongovernmental organizations, spiritual leaders and other shadow elites. Shadow elites include, for instance, the deep politics of national security organizations in connection with international drug cartels, who extract 8,000 tons of opium from US war zones annually, then launder $500 billion through transnational banks, half of which are US-based.” – David Rothkopf (Project Censored ‘Exposing the transnational ruling class’)

 
 
 
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 10:08 pm (UTC)
“Greater Israel”: The Zionist Plan for the Middle East
[For those that haven't read it. Cameron appears to be an IL regime tool.]
The Infamous "Oded Yinon Plan". Introduction by Michel Chossudovsky
By Israel Shahak
Global Research, September 06, 2015
Association of Arab-American University Graduates, Inc. 3 March 2013
First published on Global Research April 29, 2013.
Global Research Editor’s Note
The following document pertaining to the formation of “Greater Israel” constitutes the cornerstone of powerful Zionist factions within the current Netanyahu government (which has recently been re-elected), the Likud party, as well as within the Israeli military and intelligence establishment. The election was fought by Netanyahu on a political platform which denies Palestinian statehood.
According to the founding father of Zionism Theodore Herzl, “the area of the Jewish State stretches: “From the Brook of Egypt to the Euphrates.” According to Rabbi Fischmann, “The Promised Land extends from the River of Egypt up to the Euphrates, it includes parts of Syria and Lebanon.”
When viewed in the current context, the war on Iraq, the 2006 war on Lebanon, the 2011 war on Libya, the ongoing war on Syria and Iraq, the war in Yemen, the process of regime change in Egypt, must be understood in relation to the Zionist Plan for the Middle East. The latter consists in weakening and eventually fracturing neighboring Arab states as part of an Israeli expansionist project.
“Greater Israel” consists in an area extending from the Nile Valley to the Euphrates.
The Zionist project supports the Jewish settlement movement. More broadly it involves a policy of excluding Palestinians from Palestine leading to the eventual annexation of both the West Bank and Gaza to the State of Israel.
Greater Israel would create a number of proxy States. It would include parts of Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, the Sinai, as well as parts of Iraq and Saudi Arabia. (See map).
Continues http://www.globalresearch.ca/greater-israel-the-zionist-plan-for-the-middle-east/5324815
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 11:21 pm (UTC)
New from Environmentalism is fascism
How Green Were The Nazis?
The eleven authors of "How Green Were The Nazis?" (Ohio University Press, 2005) were painfully aware that contemporary studies of German conservatism's evolution into Nazism routinely highlight the naturalistic and ecological underpinnings of this political current. An appeal to the authority of ecology is widely acknowledged to be basic to Nazism.
The need to refute this scholarly consensus motivated the writing of "How Green Were The Nazis?"... but, alas in vain. The eleven clods (environmentalists all) formed a circular firing squad around their target. They shot holes through one another's arguments then fled the scene leaving piles of good ammunition on the ground.
What follows is a critical condensation of How Green Were the Nazis?
enjoy,
William Kay
PS To my knowledge there are only 8 full-length scholarly treatments of the topic of environmentalism within the Third Reich. With the completion of this posting all 8 are now faithfully condensed on http://ecofasicsm.com
http://www.ecofascism.com/review39.html
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 11:32 pm (UTC)
The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the “Do Something” Lie
By Adam Johnson Global Research, September 06, 2015
FAIR 5 September 2015
It didn’t take long for the universal and entirely justified outrage over a picture of a dead three-year-old to be funneled by the “do something” pundits to justify regime change in Syria.
The “do something” crowd wants us to “do something” about the refugee crisis and “solve” the “bigger problem,” which, of course, involves regime change. To create the moral urgency and to tether the refugee crisis to their long-standing warmongering, these actors have to insist the US has “done nothing” about Syria. Here’s the Guardian editorial from Thursday:
The optimism of the Arab spring is spent. Colonel Gaddafi was a tyrant, yet Libya has unravelled violently in the aftermath of his removal. The refusal to intervene against Bashar al-Assad gave the Syrian president permission to continue murdering his people.
Here’s London Mayor Boris Johnson in the Telegraph:
I perfectly accept that intervention has not often worked. It has been a disaster in Iraq; it has been a disaster in Libya. But can you honestly say that non-intervention in Syria has been a success? If we keep doing nothing about the nightmare in Syria, then frankly we must brace ourselves for an eternity of refugees, more people suffocating in airless cattle trucks at European motorway service stations, more people trying to climb the barbed wire that we are building around the European Union.
More http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-syrian-refugee-crisis-and-the-do-something-lie/5474161
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 11:36 pm (UTC)
Re: The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the “Do Something” Lie
What was it Gaddafi told the Cameron regime? Something like, "If you bring down the government terrorists will take over Libya and Europe will be flooded with refugees."

Cameron cannot say he wasn't aware of the problem before he set the dogs on Libya.
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 11:37 pm (UTC)
Preventing Terrorism or Preventing Opposition? Imperialist Wars Reveal Who the Real Extremists are
By Dylan Murphy
Global Research, September 06, 2015
For too long, we have been a passively tolerant society, saying to our citizens: as long as you obey the law, we will leave you alone. It’s often meant we have stood neutral between different values. And that’s helped foster a narrative of extremism and grievance. This Government will conclusively turn the page on this failed approach.’ David Cameron speech to National Security Council 13 May 2015
The Cameron government would have us believe that the solution to the terrorist threats facing the British people lie in combating ”extremist ideologies” and bringing out more repressive laws such as the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015. This repressive piece of legislation is a recipe for injustice and seeks to criminalise non-violent speech and protest.
According to Liberty it contains:
…a raft of proposals as unsafe as they are unfair- including passport seizure and retention powers, ripe for discrimination; a regime of exclusion orders, which risks exposing British citizens to torture; statutory ‘terrorism prevention’ duties for a whole range of public bodies, including universities and schools; new data retention powers, mirroring those rejected as unlawful by the Court of Justice of the EU; and provisions which seek to breathe new life into the widely-discredited TPIMsregime.
Over the last few months David Cameron has made numerous speeches about the central importance of combating extremist ideologies which pose a grave and present danger to the British people. A key pillar of this is the Prevent counter terrorism strategy. which places a legal duty upon schools and universities to combat extremist ideologies.
This pernicious piece of Stalinist sounding legislation is accompanied by the duty that British schools now have to promote ”British Values”. This piece of legislation became legally binding upon schools and universities this July and instructs them to try and prevent young people being drawn to terrorism by combating extremism which is defined as:
vocal or active opposition to fundamental British values, including democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of different faiths and beliefs.
No one would oppose attempts to stop young people being drawn towards terrorist groups such as IS. However, this counter terrorism legislation is aimed just as much at trying to stifle dissent and opposition within British society at the reactionary political agenda of the Conservative government.
I recently found out from first-hand experience that the Prevent counter-terrorism strategy has a much wider definition of extremism than the legislation lets on.
On the last day of term at the school where I work we had a staff training session. We were told how the government expects us to teach ‘’British Values’’ to the kids and that this would be monitored by OFSTED. This was controversial as what exactly are British Values? But it got a lot worse in the last session of the day.
A police officer from the local counter-terrorism PREVENT unit addressed us about the dangers of extremism facing the kids we teach. He informed us that PREVENT is a key government initiative to help combat the threat of terrorism in the UK.
He started off by talking about the dangers of Islamic terrorism and then the threat from neo-Nazi groups such as the EDL and National Front.
He went on to say that the police regard anti-fracking protesters as extremists and referred to the behaviour of Green MP Caroline Lucas before her arrest as an act of extremism. He finished off by pointing that far left socialist groups are also regarded as extremists who are monitored by the police. In effect he was equating socialist and environmental groups with IS and the neo-fascists of the EDL. I could not believe my ears as I heard this authoritarian speech and wondered if I was back in Germany in January 1933.
http://www.globalresearch.ca/preventing-terrorism-or-preventing-opposition-imperialist-wars-reveal-who-the-real-extremists-are/5474146
clothcapclothcap on September 6th, 2015 11:42 pm (UTC)
Chechen Jihadis Leave Syria, Join the Fight in Ukraine
Anna Nemtsova Daily Beast
A battalion of fighters from the Caucasus is deployed on Kiev’s side in the Ukraine war. But their presence may do more harm than good.
MARIUPOL, Ukraine — Just an hour’s drive from this city under siege, at an old resort on the Azov Sea that’s now a military base, militants from Chechnya—veterans of the jihad in their own lands and, more recently, in Syria—now serve in what’s called the Sheikh Mansur Battalion. Some of them say they have trained, at least, in the Middle East with fighters for the so-called Islamic State, or ISIS.
Among the irregular forces who’ve enlisted in the fight against the Russian-backed separatists in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine, few are more controversial or more dangerous to the credibility of the cause they say they want to serve. Russian President Vladimir Putin would love to portray the fighters he supports as crusaders against wild-eyed jihadists rather than the government in Ukraine that wants to integrate the country more closely with Western Europe.
Yet many Ukrainian patriots, desperate to gain an edge in the fight against the Russian-backed forces, are willing to accept the Chechen militants on their side.
More http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/09/04/chechen-jihadists-leave-syria-join-the-fight-in-urkaine.html
"Militants" is political-speak for "terrorists".
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 12:01 am (UTC)
Have you noticed? The covert plan to educate humans about the power of the keyboard, a verifiable email address and a worthwhile petition is blossoming. A petition of 100k + seems to have more power than MI5 in an election.
Well done alternative media.
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 12:21 am (UTC)
Washington Launches New Drone Assassination Program in Syria
By Bill Van Auken
Global Research, September 03, 2015
World Socialist Web Site
The United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Pentagon’s Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) are carrying out a secret drone missile assassination program in Syria, the Washington Post reported late Tuesday.
The existence of the so-called targeted killing program has come to light in the wake of last month’s assassination of a British citizen identified as 21-year-old Junaid Hussein, a hacker who is described as a cyber expert for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Hussein is alleged to have had some connection to one of the two armed men who were shot and killed outside a “Draw Mohammed” contest staged by right-wing anti-Muslim groups in Texas last May. He is also said to have been responsible for hacking the Twitter and YouTube accounts of the US Central Command, the Pentagon command responsible for the wars in the Middle East and Afghanistan. He was sentenced to six months in jail in Britain in 2012 for hacking and publishing information from an address book of former prime minister Tony Blair.
US officials who spoke to the Post on condition of anonymity claimed that the drone assassination program in Syria was directed exclusively at “high-value targets.” They insisted that Hussein fell into that category because of his alleged involvement in “recruitment,” which may mean little more than his postings on social media.
More http://www.globalresearch.ca/washington-launches-new-drone-assassination-program-in-syria/5473578
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 12:44 am (UTC)
Two thorns in Obama’s side
by Thierry Meyssan Voltaire Network 1 September 2015
Whatever happens, Washington will win in Syria, because the United States has not one, but two different policies with regard to this country. Either there will be peace, and President Obama will be praised for having successfully negotiated with Iran ; or else the Syrian Arab Republic will be destroyed and occupied by NATO, and a few US generals and NATO will be praised for having brought an end to the bloodbath. Here, Thierry Meyssan reveals the underside of this double policy, in particular the plot that was hatched by the NATO Deputy Secretary General for Political Affairs.
Here http://www.voltairenet.org/article188577.html
Recommended
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 01:02 am (UTC)
Syria - the rhetoric and the truth

by Thierry Meyssan Voltaire Network 13 August 2015
For the last two weeks, the international Press has been full of rumours announcing the beginning of a US military operation against Syria. Thierry Meyssan, who has already denounced a manipulation by General John Allen and his friends, whose aim is to sabotage the USA/Iran agreements, revisists the absurdity of this charge. He explains why the strategic support offered by Russia and China to a secular Syria is not negotiable.

On the 27th July, the New York Times announced the creation, by Washington and Ankara, of a security zone to shelter Syrian refugees presently stationed in Turkey [1]. Shortly afterwards, the White House denied this information. I explained in an earlier article that the New York Times had been led astray both by General John Allen, special envoy for the international anti-Daesh Coalition, and by the intermediary Turkish governement [2]. I noted that Allen had already participated in two other attempts to sabotage peace in Syria, in June 2012 and in December 2014, and that President Obama had attempted to have him arrested three years ago, in September 2012.
A large number of commentators have connected this information to another, according to which the Pentagon is now authorising itself to support the « moderate rebels » whenever they are attacked, and whoever the aggressor. They believed that this was the start of the long-awaited NATO campaign against the Syrian Arab Republic.
This is an absurd interpretation – these elements must be interpreted differently.
Contradictory declarations and the reality on the ground
As it happens, the Coalition had agreed not to hit the Syrian Arab Army, but only Daesh – and now also al-Qaïda - in Syria. It also transmits the flight plans for its bombers and troop missions on the ground to the General Staff of the Syrian Arab Army, by the intermediary of their Kurdish allies of the PYG. In this way, the Coalition ensures in advance that its planes will not be destroyed by the Syrian Air Force, and that they will be taking part in the same objectives as the Syrian Arab Army, without any need to coordinate further.
Officially, the British and French are not participating in operations on Syrian territory. But we know that this is false. These two nations have been bombing Daesh in Syria. A few days ago, the British Minister for Foreign Affairs was obliged to admit the truth to the House of Commons [3]. However, his French opposite number, who is not submitted to the same political pressure, continues to deny the facts. The British have deployed 120 SAS troops to on-the-ground locations in order to guide the air strikes [4]. This mission was especially risky for foreigners who do not know the terrain - the Pentagon trained 60 « moderate Syrian rebels » to help them. 54 soldiers entered Syrian territory and were immediately attacked by al-Qaïda.
It is grotesque to pretend that the Pentagon trained 60 combatants with the aim of overcoming hundreds of thousands of soldiers from the Syrian Arab Republic and overthrowing the Republic. Their only function is to play a part in the anti-Daesh Coalition, and their only mission is to determine, on the ground, the targets for their bombers.
More http://www.voltairenet.org/article188411.html
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 01:22 am (UTC)
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Promoting Peace in Donbass – Ukrainian Journalist Ruslan Kotsaba was jailed for Doing it – Ukraine Human Rights
http://ukraine-human-rights.org/promoting-peace-in-donbass-ukrainian-journalist-ruslan-kotsaba-was-jailed-for-doing-it/
Mainstream Media Solution: “Bomb Assad and Save the Refugees”
http://www.globalresearch.ca/mainstream-media-solution-bomb-assad-and-save-the-refugees/5473938
Britain signals move towards air strikes in Syria
http://www.davidicke.com/headlines/britain-signals-move-towards-air-strikes-in-syria/
Decoding the Current War in Syria: The Wikileaks Files
http://www.globalresearch.ca/decoding-the-current-war-in-syria-the-wikileaks-files/5473909


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.@AndrewVorhees Yeah. Who ever heard of US-Israeli-Turkish-Saudi-Qatari intervention in Syria? Not all of us every day for the past 4 years.

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.@mrzine_notes note @AndreVltchek already reported families being pressured to denounce Syrian govt 2 receive aid
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https://pbs.twimg.com/media/COForEAWEAAAnh6.jpg

CAAT
UK government actually welcoming arms trade to London instead of making RefugeesWelcome. Action here:
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Libya
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clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 01:13 pm (UTC)
An article with names
The boundaries between the globalist corpns' in-house mafia is blurring as spelt out in this excerpt from 'The Global 1%: Exposing the Transnational Ruling Class.'
Perhaps it could have been titled 'Transnational Pillaging Class'.
[...]
The transnational capitalist class can be analytically divided into four main fractions: (i) owners and controllers of TNCs and their local affiliates; (ii) globalizing bureaucrats and politicians; (iii) globalizing professionals; (iv) consumerist elites (merchants and media). . . . It is also important to note, of course, that the TCC [transnational corporate class] and each of its fractions are not always entirely united on every issue. Nevertheless, together, leading personnel in these groups constitute a global power elite, dominant class or inner circle in the sense that these terms have been used to characterize the dominant class structures of specific countries.[iii]
[...]
The board of directors of Freeport-McMoRan represents a portion of the global 1 percent who not only control the largest gold and copper mining company in the world, but who are also interconnected by board membership with over two dozen major multinational corporations, banks, foundations, military, and policy groups. This twelve-member board is a tight network of individuals who are interlocked with—and influence the policies of—other major companies controlling approximately $200 billion in annual revenues.
Freeport-McMoRan exemplifies how the extractor sector acquires wealth from the common heritage of natural materials—which rightfully belongs to us all—by appropriating the surplus value of working people’s labor in the theft of our commons. This process is protected by governments in various countries where Freeport maintains mining operations, with the ultimate protector being the military empire of the US and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
Further, Freeport-McMoRan is connected to one of the most elite transnational capitalist groups in the world: over 7 percent of Freeport’s stock is held by BlackRock, Inc., a major investment management firm based in New York City.

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The article supplies names that should be added to the list of anti-humans: transnational inhumans.
Perhaps the time is arriving for ordinary folk to do some genetic cleansing of the human species in the traditional manner.

When the food gets short, remember that every obscenely rich person consumed in the war between the inhuman 1% and humanity is a contribution to saving the planet from industrial and military pollution, from deliberate poisoning of the food supply, oceans and the atmosphere and a contribution to saving our species from the harmful administrations of the malignant few that seek to decimate us for their profit, comfort and entertainment.

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Cameron recently demonstrated how the criminal political class responds to a display of humans being human. A very public, blustering U turn.
The only good government is one that is afraid of the electorate. Militarisation of police, troops on the streets, all to effect a turn-around of the role of security services from protecting the public and the country to protecting the inhumans has to be stopped.
If the Police and Armed Services are not fulfilling their role, stop paying the government that is directing them.
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 01:40 pm (UTC)
From comments
ksm_mmd October 10, 2012
Very nice summary of the problem. Now for the hard part: solutions, anyone? :)
Righting these wrongs really is one of the most difficult problems I can imagine. For one thing, as @Aboc Zed points out in an earlier post, the world’s wealth distribution and emergence of a global ruling class is completely consistent with the evolutionary dynamics of other natural systems. Every large, complex network of sub-systems reflects this same tendency towards localized areas of high “density” or “power” or “wealth” that absorb a disproportionate amount the total available resources from their surroundings. These pockets of “wealth” are formed through an process of positive feedback (i.e. leveraging, reinvestment, self-reinforcing, etc …) whereby resources are simply collected into a small area at the expense of the surrounding areas. Once wealth and power begins to accumulate in a disproportionate way, it is self-perpetuating. We see this pattern in the distribution of things like: neurons in the brain, human population densities around the world, bacterial population densities within some particular environment, and even with the distribution of mass in the universe. It’s the most natural phenomena imaginable, and opposing such natural tendencies always requires very, very high levels of energy, resources and intelligently directed effort.
The second thing that makes this a hard problem has to do with what I alluded to earlier. The process is self-perpetuating in the sense that once people attain power, their highest priority is to preserve that power. To do this, the “global ruling class” has gained control of governments and other regulating organizations, as well as the military and law enforcement systems of those governments. All of which is pretty easy to do if you have enough money. This means that anybody interested in disrupting the status quo and forcibly taking power from those that have it (“forcibly”, because you’re not going to take it in any other way), will have to overcome the full might of the world’s governments, armies, and police forces.
Nope, definitely not an easy problem to solve. Not at all.
[The solution is actually simple, stop using their debt currency or neutralise the perps. Or both. The difficult part is how. It'll be interesting to see how the local currencies fad works out.]

christopher Judges
The TCC is made up of “immoral people” without care or compassion for their fellow human beings. Their wholly selfish actions kill our planet and Humanity. Although they do not do kill people directly they do ruin and destroy lives by the million. When you examine exactly what the members of TCC does in their desire to have their own way, it is obvious by any definition they are psychopaths, both individually and collectively. Not Ted Bundy/jeffrey Dahmer type psychopaths but Mafia style so called non-violent psychopaths who do not do their own murder/atrocities but pay others to do it for them.
I know we do not want to believe it but the TCC is deeply anti-human. We regard the TCC as successful and worthy of our respect when in fact everything about them hidden behind a mask of deception that we cannot detect or see through. Nevertheless, they control us and exploit us mercilessly for their own profit. We can only judge them by the fruits of their labor. We can disregard their charitable giving as purely as a tax rewrite off but when we ask to see their acts of compassion for their fellow human beings but they do not exist. The TCC are psychopaths.When one determines exactly what a human being is the TCC are NOT human. They are an alien species defrocked of their sympathy, guilt, remorse and CONSCIENCE. They are NOT human- their brains ARE different. Sure they look like us but the actions separately and together are completely detrimental, damaging and destructive of everything we hold dear. What did we do the Dahmer and Bundy? We removed them from their rampage of destruction. I suggest we MUST remove the TCC and all their sycophants asap if we and the planet is to survive. Good Luck.
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 01:42 pm (UTC)
Homeland Defense: The Pentagon Declares War on America
State Terrorism directed against the American People and Democracy Itself
By Frank Morales
Global Research, September 05, 2015
Global Research 1 December 2003
Global Editor’s Note
The Department of Defense now authorizes the domestic deployment of US troops in “the conduct of operations other than war” including law enforcement activities and the quelling of “civil disturbances”: “Federal military commanders have the authority, in extraordinary emergency circumstances where prior authorization by the President is impossible and duly constituted local authorities are unable to control the situation, to engage temporarily in activities that are necessary to quell large-scale, unexpected civil disturbances…“
These developments –which are currently the object of heated debate– are the result of more than ten years of “repressive legislation” which increasingly points to the “fusion of the police and military functions both within the US and abroad”.
In a path breaking article published by Global Research in 2003, award winning author Frank Morales shows how the post 911 “Patriot Act” which he describes as a “repressive coordination” had set the stage for the militarization of America, namely “a form of state terrorism directed against the American people and democracy itself.”
The “domestic war on terrorism” hinges upon the Pentagon’s doctrine of homeland defense. Mountains of repressive legislation are being enacted in the name of internal security. So called “homeland security”, originally set within the Pentagon’s “operations other than war”, is actually a case in which the Pentagon has declared war on America.
Shaping up as the new battleground, this proliferating military “doctrine” seeks to justify new roles and missions for the Pentagon within America. Vast “legal” authority and funds to spy on the dissenting public, reconfigured as terrorist threats, is being lavished upon the defense, intelligence and law enforcement “community.”
We bring to the attention of our readers this path-breaking analysis by Frank Morales
Michel Chossudovsky, September 5, 2015
Here http://www.globalresearch.ca/homeland-defense-the-pentagon-declares-war-on-america/5335483
Zios run Homeland Security.
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 07:51 pm (UTC)
End Times

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9c4Rvz5stHE

Chaos in Europe. Thanks Dave.
clothcapclothcap on September 7th, 2015 08:09 pm (UTC)
The phoney « refugee crisis »
by Thierry Meyssan Translation Pete Kimberley
Damascus (Syria)
While the European media arouse emotion by showing photographs of a drowned child and reports of crowds of refugees crossing the Balkans on foot, Thierry Meyssan demonstrates that these images have been fabricated. It’s certain that they serve the purposes of the head of the Federation of German Industries, Ulrich Grillo, and also NATO. But they do not show the phenomenon in its totality, which leads the Europeans to offer inadapted responses.
http://www.voltairenet.org/article188623.html

Edited at 2015-09-08 10:25 am (UTC)