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Will Hezbollah Seek Revenge Against Israel? – Global Research

Tensions on the Israel-Lebanon border flared up in recent days due to a confusing July 27 incident near the Sheba’a Farms, a Syrian area occupied by Israel since the 1967 war but is also claimed by Lebanon. Tensions erupted when Israeli jets bombarded a target in the Syrian capital of Damascus, killing one Hezbollah fighter. The…

MIT tests ‘dream incubation’ device that manipulates the content of people’s dreams

MIT tests ‘dream incubation’ device that manipulates the content of people’s dreams

Scientists have developed an experimental device and protocol for manipulating the content of people’s dreams while they are sleeping, by making them recall specific cues that can trigger targeted dream themes and experiences. While the boundless dream-building of Inception remains the stuff of science fiction for now, the new research shows that the evolving science…

Racism, Sexism, Classism: Incoherence of ‘Mainstream’ Ethical Debate. Obfuscating Crimes against Humanity – Global Research

What does it mean when journalists who spent the last two decades promoting wars of aggression in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Syria and Yemen take a knee? The Observer commented: ‘There is a dreadful familiarity about the killing of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, by white police officers in Minneapolis last Monday…. ‘The fact that…

UN Officials Cite Study that Finds Lockdowns, School Closures Killing More Children than COVID – Global Research

UN officials have pointed to a study that reveals lockdowns and school closures are doing more harm to children than the coronavirus itself, with many more deaths expected to come from the reaction to the outbreak, rather than the pandemic itself. In a presentation seeking extra funding for coronavirus efforts, UNICEF director Henrietta H Fore…

Psychological Warfare: The CIA Then and Now: Old Wine in New Bottles – Global Research

“And as the flames climbed high into the nightTo light the sacrificial riteI saw Satan laughing with delightThe day the music died” – Don McLean, “American Pie” Important article written in January 2019 focussing on psychological warfare. Of relevance to the Covid-19 crisis and fear campaign. The Nazis had a name for their propaganda and…

Selected Articles: COVID-19: Wearing of Mask Aggravates Risk of Infection. – Global Research

Lithium and the Overthrow of Democracy in Bolivia By Prof. Vijay Prashad and Alejandro Bejarano, July 31, 2020 On July 24, 2020, Tesla’s Elon Musk wrote on Twitter that a second US “government stimulus package is not in the best interests of the people.” Someone responded to Musk soon after, “You know what wasn’t in…

Malaysian Parliament Calls for the Expulsion of Israel from the United Nations – Global Research

The Parliament of Malaysia unanimously agreed today on submitting a notice for emergency motion to urge the government to work with the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in demanding the expulsion of Israel from the United Nations. Syed Ibrahim Syed Noh (PKR-Ledang) has brought members of Parliament’s attention to Israel’s failure to uphold its pledges…

The Ultimate Divide and Conquer: Submission, Social Conformity, Terror Campaign – Global Research

It has frequently been observed that terror can rule absolutely only over people who are isolated against each other and that therefore one of the primary concerns of tyrannical government is to bring this isolation about. Isolation may be the beginning of terror; it certainly is its most fertile ground; it always is its result….

Foreign Interference in Elections: Is It Real or Just Political Noise? – Global Research

A recently concluded British Parliamentary inquiry has determined that Russia may have interfered in the 2016 Brexit referendum, which resulted in the departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union. But, ironically, it also concluded that Russia might not have interfered given the fact that the British government never bothered to try to find…

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Attack on Landmark Environmental Law – Global Research

A nationwide coalition of organizations from the environmental-justice, outdoor and conservation communities filed a lawsuit today challenging the Trump administration’s attack on the National Environmental Policy Act. Earlier this month the administration finalized rules that will eviscerate core components of the Act. Under new regulations put forth by the White House Council on Environmental Quality,…