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US Rams Malaysian Boeing into Nord Stream 2

June 8, 2018 // Life News - Russia - Russian

[P]rojects built up by the U.S. to break down Russia’s isolation are beginning to bear fruit — Nord Stream 2, for example, which Washington openly says is practically its main objective in attacking Russia.

Obama Believes Russia To Be a Greater Threat than Islam

August 26, 2014 // Elsevier - The Netherlands - Dutch

<i>The leader of the free world is dragging us into an economic war — a war without an enemy. Barack Obama has clearly learned nothing from the past.</i> On paper, U.S. President Barack Obama is the leader of the free world. Almost two months ago, the terrorist organization Islamic State captured a number of [Read more]

New York Times Calls for the Legalization of Marijuana

August 4, 2014 // Trouw - The Netherlands - Dutch

<i/>The era of prohibition in the United States of the 1920s, during which time alcohol was banned for a period of 13 years, turned out to be impossible to enforce. The same basically applies to the prohibition of marijuana: It must fall.</i> This is not claimed by just anyone; it is a call made by The New York [Read more]

For 440,000 Euros, Bill Clinton Will Define Solidarity

July 21, 2014 // Volkskrant - The Netherlands - Dutch

<i>The insurance firm Achmea spent 440,000 euros on a speech by Bill Clinton. According to Achmea, the content of Clinton’s speech was worth more than the amount he received. “Rubbish,” writes Bart Smout.</i> A whopping sum of 440,000 euros (approximately $600,000): That’s how much the insurance firm Achmea [Read more]

Billionaires Taking Action Against Billionaires

July 15, 2014 // De Groene Amsterdammer - The Netherlands - Dutch

In 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed private individuals and companies to donate unlimited amounts of money to so-called super PACs, political organizations that are not officially tied to specific candidates, but in actuality finance their campaigns. Since the ruling, big money in the U.S. has had unprecedented [Read more]

It’s All George W. Bush’s Fault

July 11, 2014 // Trouw - The Netherlands - Dutch

Just when Obama — and with him, everybody in America — hoped that Iraq had settled down, the fallen paradise along the Euphrates and Tigris checks in with very bad news, as usual. "People, this is the era of the Islamic state,"* ISIL announced, along with showing a video of what that means: In the middle of the [Read more]

Hillary Clinton: The Time Has Come for a Female Leader

June 16, 2014 // Elsevier - The Netherlands - Dutch

Hillary Clinton still refuses to answer the question of whether she will run for president of the United States of America, but she keeps giving the impression that she will. She would like to see a woman come to power in the United States. “Of course I want the U.S. to have a woman leader soon as well,” she said [Read more]

Facebook’s Big Blue Eyes

June 11, 2014 // Trouw - The Netherlands - Dutch

Of course Facebook won't abuse the new feature on the app it will be launching soon. After all, Facebook wants what is best for people; all it wishes to do is to build one big global network of friends. But it is definitely convenient, if all of these global friends allow you to monitor their smart phones. [Read more]
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