Why Does Iran Hate America?

Why Does Iran Hate America?

Earlier this month the United States assassinated senior Iranian General Qassem Suleimani claiming he was undermining security But does the United States really care about democracy and good governance in the middle east? Suleimani was Iran’s second most prominent public figure and was the commander of the Quds Force, the extra-territorial wing of the country’s […]

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Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP]

Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP]

As a critic of capitalism, most of my life I have had to be pretty much on the edge of what’s allowable to be said. It’s clear to me that over the last six years. there has been a radical change. It is now possible to question capitalism, to criticize it. The very word capitalism […]

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What Do London’s Rough Sleepers Think About The General Election?

What Do London’s Rough Sleepers  Think About The General Election?

Come and spend one week on the streets without begging, without robbing without stealing and try and live without doing them three things and see if you’ve got food in your stomach. Cause I guarantee you’ll be hungry, you will be hungry man. Since 2010 there has been a 165% increase in rough sleeping. There […]

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North Korean Labor Camps – VICE NEWS – Part 1 of 7

North Korean Labor Camps – VICE NEWS – Part 1 of 7

[MODEM NOISE] [CEREMONIAL MUSIC] SHANE SMITH: I’ve been to the most fucked up place on Earth– twice. The Hermit Kingdom of North Korea. (WHISPERING) It’s totally insane. The thing is, when you go to North Korea, you’re not a tourist. You’re on a government-sanctioned tour. And you can’t go anywhere outside your hotel without your […]

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Is Syria The Latest U.S.-Russia Proxy War?

In October 2015, US President Barack Obama said that America would not turn Syria into a proxy war with Russia. However, many have said that this has already happened, as the US previously aided Syrian rebels against the Russian-supported Assad regime. Proxy Wars between the US and Russia have been an active part of their […]

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Deadly Cold War Rhetoric: The Dulles Brothers & The Crisis in Hungary

Deadly Cold War Rhetoric: The Dulles Brothers & The Crisis in Hungary

I think that it’s clear in your book that uh the Dulles brothers failed with regard to Nasser and with regard to the Hungarian crisis the latter I remember because here’s a silly thing but uh I was in a fraternity at the time in Anne Arbor and one of the guys who came to […]

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North Korean Labor Camps – VICE NEWS – Part 2 of 7

North Korean Labor Camps – VICE NEWS – Part 2 of 7

[MODEM NOISE] [MUSIC PLAYING] SHANE SMITH: When I was a kid, I always want to take the Trans-Siberian because it seemed so far away, and romantic, and freaky. I imagined Tartars and Mongolians cooking in their cabins and trading with Turkmen and Uyghurs for rare and delicate silks. But instead what I got was trees, […]

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