Pope Francis addresses Vatican conference on human right to water

Pope Francis said the questions concerning the right to water are not marginal, but basic and pressing.  Basic, because where there is water there is life, and pressing, because our common home needs to be protected. Yet we must also realise, he said, that not all water is life-giving, but only water that is safe …

Why Are So Many Veterans on Death Row?

By Jeffrey Toobin The death penalty has always provided a window into the darkest corners of American life. Every pathology that infects the nation as a whole—racism, most notably—also affects our decisions about whom to execute. A new report from the Death Penalty Information Center adds a new twist to this venerable pattern. The subject …

“Rights and freedoms may in no case be exercised contrary to purposes and principles of the United Nations.” HOW THE UNITED NATIONS IS STEALING OUR “UNALIENABLE RIGHTS” TO GROW FOOD AND MEDICINE THROUGH THE U.N. CONVENTION ON NARCOTIC DRUGS AND AGENDA 21.

10/25/2015 Sheree Krider Because of the nature of the Beasts which we are dealing with in regards to the “War on Drugs” in general, but additionally because the Beasts are taking control of plants, food, medications and plant medicines worldwide at will, I feel it is imperative that we confront this issue now. WHILE READING …

Rand Paul abandons Ron Paul on war and peace

Months ago, the isolationism of Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was so extreme that I said he might as well be President Bashar Assad's man in Washington, referring to the Syrian dictator and murderer at a time when Rand Paul was following the policy of Ron Paul of extreme non-intervention. Times have changed, or shall I …

Obama’s Memo on Killing Americans Twists ‘Imminent Threat’ Like Bush

Justice Department Memo on Legal Case for Drone Strikes on Americans   The confidential document provides the most thorough account yet of why the president thinks extrajudicial drone strikes on citizens are okay. If you've gone ahead and read it, you know the basics. As Charlie Savage and Scott Shane explain, Obama Administration lawyers say …

Laying the Foundations for Preemptive Nuclear War Against Iran

Laying the Foundations for Preemptive Nuclear War Against Iran By Nile Bowie Global Research, May 27, 2012 nilebowie.blogspot.ca URL of this article: http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=31068 As prospects for a preemptive strike on Iran remain ever present, the recent round of talks between the P5+1 and Iran in Baghdad on May 23rd, 2012 have resulted in a familiar …

POW Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl US Army Captured Afghanistan 6/30/2009

Diane Gibbons Malanga     For those who do not know this following information     POW Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl     On July 18, 2009, the Taliban released a video showing they had captured Bergdahl. In the video, Bergdahl appeared downcast and frightened. A Department of Defense statement issued on July 19 confirmed that Bergdahl was declared …

If you think this is bad you haven’t seen ANYTHING yet…

    If you think this is bad you haven’t seen ANYTHING yet… If there is ONE thing that I have learned from this life it is that you must be able to adapt to CHANGE. Just when you think your life is settled into what it is going to be until you die, something …