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Britain Tightens Grip In Suffocation Of Free Speech. By Graham Vanbergen ‘Freedom of Press’ is published by the US-based Freedom House, an NGO established in 1941 that has been ranking countries worldwide since 1980 in relation to democracy, human rights and press freedom.

Britain Tightens Grip In Suffocation Of Free Speech

In May 2014 it reported that Britain has slipped down the global rankings for freedom of the press to 36th place. The organisation said press freedom and therefore free speech, had fallen to its lowest level for over a decade. It partly blames regressive steps in countries such as Libya, Turkey and Ukraine, as well as the actions taken against journalists reporting on national security issues in both the US and UK.

Karin Karlekar, the report’s project director, said: “We see declines in media freedom on a global level, driven by governments’ efforts to control the message and punish the messenger.” The Final Leaked TPP Text is All That We Feared. By Jeremy Malcolm Today’s release by WikiLeaks of what is believed to be the current and essentially final version of the intellectual property (IP) chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) confirms our worst fears about the agreement, and dashes the few hopes that we held out that its most onerous provisions wouldn’t survive to the end of the negotiations.

The Final Leaked TPP Text is All That We Feared

Since we now have the agreed text, we’ll be including some paragraph references that you can cross-reference for yourself—but be aware that some of them contain placeholders like “x” that may change in the cleaned-up text. Also, our analysis here is limited to the copyright and Internet-related provisions of the chapter, but analyses of the impacts of other parts of the chapter have been published by WikiLeaks and others. Binding Rules for Rightsholders, Soft Guidelines for Users Expansion of Copyright Terms Could it have been worse? Ban on Circumventing Digital Rights Management (DRM) Criminal Enforcement and Civil Damages. False Flag Averted? Another Truck Carrying Uranium Caught Fire at Honeywell Plant. By Melissa Dykes You probably didn’t hear about this one in the national news, but with everything else going on these days, it might be something to pay attention to, especially since it’s reportedly been happening a lot lately.

False Flag Averted? Another Truck Carrying Uranium Caught Fire at Honeywell Plant

Bombshell: Documents Show Witness Lied to Get Chevron out of Billions in Fines. By Derrick Broze A witness who was instrumental in overturning a $9.5 billion (USD) environmental fine levied against Chevron in Ecuador has admitted to lying, according to newly released transcripts.

Bombshell: Documents Show Witness Lied to Get Chevron out of Billions in Fines

Nearly two years ago, Alberto Guerra testified in a New York federal court that he bribed judge Nicolas Zambrano to write the multibillion dollar judgement against Chevron for oil damage in the Amazon jungle in Ecuador. DHS Wants to Bring Back Asinine Color Coded Terror Alerts. By Joshua Krause Ever since 9/11, the Department of Homeland Security has portrayed the War on Terror as a fight against Islamic extremists abroad.

DHS Wants to Bring Back Asinine Color Coded Terror Alerts

In reality, they were always conditioning the American public to be paranoid about groups that they viewed as ‘domestic terrorists’ which they defined as Second Amendment advocates, libertarians, Christians, and homeschoolers, among others. Untitled. 11th September 2015.


Fukushima & Pacific Ocean Health ☢ Update 7/28/15. What China Has Been Building in the South China Sea. From Reef to Island in Less Than a Year Images by DigitalGlobe, via the CSIS Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, and CNES, via Airbus DS and IHS Jane’s The speed and scale of China’s island-building spree have alarmed other countries with interests in the region.

What China Has Been Building in the South China Sea

China announced in June that the creation of islands — moving sediment from the seafloor to a reef — would soon be completed. “The announcement marks a change in diplomatic tone, and indicates that China has reached its scheduled completion on several land reclamation projects and is now moving into the construction phase,” said Mira Rapp-Hooper, director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington research group. So far China has built port facilities, military buildings and an airstrip on the islands. Mexico Government Gives Free TVs to Millions of Poor … With High Definition Social Programming. By Aaron Dykes For better or for worse, television has been how many see the world.

Mexico Government Gives Free TVs to Millions of Poor … With High Definition Social Programming

It is a “mediated” experience that shows the viewer exactly what the programmer wants him to see…and believe. Who's Profiting from the War on ISIS? UN Reports at Least 15,000 Civilians Killed in Iraq War Since 2014. By SM Gibson A report released by the United Nations on Monday reveals a sobering reality of the ongoing war in Iraq: civilians are being targeted en masse.

UN Reports at Least 15,000 Civilians Killed in Iraq War Since 2014

The data shows that the Iraqi conflict has resulted in at least 15,000 civilian deaths and 30,000 injuries since January 2014. The Report on the Protection of Civilians in the Armed Conflict in Iraq was compiled by the U.N. Is Ukraine The Next In Line For Default? By Brandon Turbeville As Greece concludes its vote to reject IMF austerity measures and impossible “debt repayment mechanisms” and as the Puerto Rican debt cauldron bubbles off the shores of the United States, there is yet another country whose debts to private bankers, the IMF, and other “creditors” is about to come due – Ukraine.

Is Ukraine The Next In Line For Default?

Around the end of July, approximately $15.3 billion dollars of bonds will be due to be paid to a wide variety of creditors – government, IMF, and private holders. On July 26, however, Ukraine will be unable to pay the money it owes to those creditors. Interestingly enough, when the Greek default hung in the air along with the possibility of the continued rejection of IMF austerity measures, compounded with the likelihood that the Greeks would begin to pursue a new policy of independence, sovereignty, and dirigism, the result was media and financier panic. Investigator: CIA, Pope John Paul II, Bush Sr. & Jr., Bill/Hillary Clinton do ritual child sacrifice. Huge scandal in Belgium: The Anonymous publish a list of people involved in the network of the Dutroux case.The Dutroux case is one of the bad memories of recent years, one of those stories with questionable implications and smothered twists, officially Dutroux acted alone despite these witnesses claim the opposite and evidence in this direction, which would also Dutroux connected to the case of CD Zandvoort, and here that Anonymous who had been a little forgotten in recent times have published the list of personalities “doubtful” and in relation to the absolute horror ….MP Laurent Louis relayed a message that the collective anonymous wrote to all parliamentarians of Belgium.

Ireland Refuses to Extradite Man to US Because Prison System is Too Inhumane. By Cassius Methyl Throughout the world, the U.S. prison system is often seen as inhumane and excessively large. The American prison system is so reviled, in fact, that Irish officials recently refused to extradite an alleged terrorist to the United States. The court cited concerns that if he were sent to the U.S., he would probably be placed in Colorado’s “Supermax” prison, ADX Florence (Administrative Maximum Facility). Neil Young Versus Monsanto, GMO & Glyphosate. By Jefferey Jaxen Follow Neil Young as a focal point of the larger paradigm shift while the world rejects genetically modified food, their toxic chemicals and an entire agrochemical business model.

Activating the public with his album “The Monsanto Years”, Young’s recent tour came at a historical turning point when the promises of agrochemical corporations became fully transparent and empty. Standing up for the People of Vermont, Young publicly picked a fight with Starbucks and Monsanto for suing the state to reverse an already passed GMO labeling vote.

The rest of the story is history. Total Collapse: Greece Reverts To Barter Economy For First Time Since Nazi Occupation. By Tyler Durden Months ago, when Alexis Tsipras, Yanis Varoufakis, and their Syriza compatriots had just swept to power behind an ambitious anti-austerity platform and bold promises about a brighter future for the beleaguered Greek state, we warned that Greece was one or two vacuous threats away from being "digitally bombed back to barter status. " Subsequently, the Greek economy began to deteriorate in the face of increasingly fraught negotiations between Athens and creditors, with Brussels blaming the economic slide on Syriza’s unwillingness to implement reforms, while analysts and commentators noted that relentless deposit flight and the weakened state of the Greek banking sector was contributing to a liquidity crisis and severe credit contraction.

S Kepler Mission Discovers Bigger, Older Cousin to Earth. A newly discovered exoplanet, Kepler-452b, comes the closest of any found so far to matching our Earth-sun system. This artist’s conception of a planetary lineup shows habitable-zone planets with similarities to Earth: from left, Kepler-22b, Kepler-69c, the just announced Kepler-452b, Kepler-62f and Kepler-186f. Last in line is Earth itself. Credits: NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech Of the 1,030 confirmed planets from Kepler, a dozen are less than twice the size of Earth and reside in the habitable zone of their host stars. In this diagram, the sizes of the exoplanets are represented by the size of each sphere. The discovery of a super-Earth-sized planet orbiting a sun-like star brings us closer than ever to finding a twin of our own watery world. 5 Holistic Health Doctors Found Dead In 4 Weeks, 5 More Go Missing – After Run-Ins with Feds.

Over the past months, five natural health doctors have either mysteriously died or been intentionally killed, with another five having gone missing under unexplained circumstances. As we previously reported, the curious deaths began on June 19, when Dr. Nuclear Deal With Iran Prelude to War, Not "Breakthrough" The Chinese Cyber-Attack and What Comes Next - Dave Hodges Exclusive. Mysterious 'Green Beam' Captured On Live-Cam at Sakurajima Volcano. Forget the Plastic, MasterCard Wants You To Pay By Facial Recognition. Secret Plan To Kill Cellphones Revealed. Why Is The EU Forcing European Nations To Adopt ''Bail-In'' Legislation By The End Of The Summer? Why Rockefellers Aim at Destroying Farmers Worldwide? ​Covert US-EU trade deal could make NHS privatization irreversible – trade unions — RT UK. Published time: September 10, 2014 16:12 Edited time: September 11, 2014 09:12 European Commission headquaters, Brussels.

The Secret Trade Deals They Don’t Want You to Know About. The financial industry has grown ever more powerful in recent decades, so perhaps the world’s governments believe it is only fitting that it has its own secret treaty. Similar to “free trade” agreements that curtail regulation of manufacturers, the Trade In Services Agreement’s Financial Services Annex, if passed, would eliminate the ability of governments to regulate the financial industry. Germany's New Pre-Crime System Directly Modeled After "Minority Report" This Is Humanity. Alarm bells toll for human civilization as world's 12th largest mega-city to run out of water in just 60 days. (NaturalNews) The city of Sao Paulo is home to 20 million Brazilians, making it the 12th largest mega-city on a planet dominated by shortsighted humans.

New Search Engine Filters Out CIA's Mainstream Media. When Shemitah, Blood Moons and the Messiah Meet. Inside Urban Shield: The World's Largest SWAT Training Event (Video), Plus Photo Highlights from Oakland's Urban Shield Protest (You wont see this on MSM) Mercury exposure linked to homosexuality: Contaminated birds exhibit unusual same-sex behavior. Mass Arrests! China Arrested Over 60,000 People In 100 Days! Crows are more capable of learning than human 6-year-olds, study finds. Homeland Security Bombshell: 'President Barack Obama is not eligible to work in the United States' - How Fake Are Major News Events? Just Watch. A Showerhead on Kickstarter Just Raised $2M and Was Even Backed by Apple’s CEO. Stephen Hawking announces $100 million hunt for alien life. JADE HELM splinters globally colliding with Cremation of Care. World Armies Preparing for Armageddon? Jade Helm Copycat Drills Now Global! It's HERE!

MANY People Vanishing Into Thin Air! WHAT'S HAPPENING??? How To See Through The Smoke And Mirrors. Pro-terrorist Cornell University takes money from globalist Bill Gates to push GMOs destroying America. Bombshell proof! Hillary paid Amnesty International to prepare coup d’état. Who Is Behind The Oil War, And How Low Will The Price Of Crude Go In 2015? 2015, the BRICS checkmate Western finance? Vatican Reeling As Pope Francis Admits There Is An Army Of Over 8,000 Pedophile Priests. MH17 Was Struck By Multiple "High-Energy Objects From Outside The Aircraft", Crash Report Reveals. Gates Foundation now funding Ebola vaccine development that might be forced upon us all. Israel is the Real Terrorist State. Top Cases Where International Aid Was Used To Control Populations. Nigeria launches new biometric ID card - brought to you by Mastercard. Venezuelan government announces mandatory biometric cards to control supermarket shoppers. West African locals quarantined at gunpoint grow desperate for food rations as Ebola continues to ravage the region.

Top 10 Excuses for Obama Signing the Monsanto Protection Act. While All Eyes On Ebola, UN Passes World Patriot Act (Video) Buycott App - Boycott App Vote With Your Wallet. Chile Files Lawsuit Against Israeli Prime Minister, Accuses Israel of Crimes Against Humanity. Native tribes from Canada, U.S. sign treaty to restore bison to Great Plains. Afghan Opium Production At ‘All Time High’ Following $7.6 Billion U.S. Counter-narcotics Campaign. Huge Fiery Flash in the Sky Seen in Russia. One Zionist Ring to Rule Them All. Google "Bill Clinton rape" Weird Nationwide Walmart Closures Spark Conspiracy Theories. Will the Ferguson Shooting Mark a Historic Shift in the Police State? NOT THE CHINESE, BUT THE NSA THAT WILL CONDUCT A “FALSE FLAG” ATTACK UPON THE POWER GRID. United Nations Peacekeeper Soldiers Open Fire on Protesters in Haiti.

Eye witnesses to Pope Francis killing and eating babies in Satanic rituals. Ron Paul History Lesson Flashback: ‘Israel Created Hamas’ MH17: Are Pristine and Expired Passports a Smoking Gun for a False Flag? 25 Recent Events Causing WW3 They Want You To Forget. ISIS, Israel and US duplicity. US Stands Alone in Vote Against UN Inquiry Into Gaza Assault . . . Shame on the United States!!! New York’s new 9/11 probe could stop global holocaust. ISIS In Iraq and The Path To Iran. Venezuela Enforces Fingerprint Registry to Buy Groceries: What to do Before Rationing Starts in The U.S. Mexico Looks To Back Peso With Silver: “Would Unleash a Global Power Shift” European Royals Killing Naked Children For Fun At Human Hunting Parties? Something Huge Just Happend and the Mainstream Media is Ignoring It. The Truth About US Troops "Sent to Iraq" How The US Is Arming Both Sides Of The Iraqi Conflict. SHOCK: For First Time Ever Pope to Allow Reading of Quran and Islamic Prayers at Vatican This Sunday!

Supreme Court justices linked to BP lawyers in multi-billion Gulf spill settlement. Bilderberg 2014: War Criminals, Big Oil and “Too Big to Jail” Banksters Meet in Secrecy. Worldwide Financial Criminal Network Revealed Part1. Bill Deagle w/Jeff Rense 5.15.14. Elite Vatican: 3,420 priests accused of raping and molesting children - Did anyone go to jail? -

China's "War on Terror" Where Are All of the Whistleblowers? Exclusive: U.S. Navy SEAL Smuggled 10 Kilos Of Cocaine Into Miami. Jeff Rense & Mia Pope - The Strange Deaths Around Barack Obama. Michelle Obama Is A Transexual? (Shocking Video and Documentation) Rothschild Inherits a Semiconductor Patent For Freescale Semiconductors. Why Governments Promote Deadly Nuclear Energy and Ban Beneficial Hemp. It's Now Illegal To Be Homeless. A Secret Trade Deal So Outrageous That Congress Isn't Even Allowed To Talk About It Publicly. Germany seizes cocaine-filled condoms sent to Vatican. 'Unprecedented increase in opium production'