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Terminators preparing to deal death in Africa

The U.S. military is deploying a new force of armed drones to eastern Africa in an escalation of its campaign to strike militant targets in the region and expand intelligence on extremists, officials said. Click here to read… Advertisements

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The Destruction of Pre-Historical Truth

“The al-Jamahiriya National Museum in Tripoli has been looted and antiquities are being shipped out by sea to Europe,” the scholar told Russian television. The National Museum houses some of Libya’s most treasured archaeological and historical heritage. The collection includes … Continue reading

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Why Africa is leaving Europe behind

There is an opportunity in this novel scenario: for Africa to assert itself on the global stage, and for European countries to take advantage of their historic footprint in Africa by stimulating commercial expansion to their south.   Click here … Continue reading

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Famine : The ShowBusiness of Humanitarian Aid

Somalia became a “business opportunity” that provided jobs to hundreds, if not thousands of (mostly Western) aid agency employees.  Nicholas Stockton, a former Oxfam executive director, once called this phenomenon “the moral economy”. Click here to read more…

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The Audacity of Economic Genocide

A Survival investigation has uncovered alarming evidence that some of Ethiopia’s most productive farmland is being stolen from local tribes and leased to foreign companies to grow and export food – while thousands of its citizens starve during the devastating … Continue reading

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Seized: The 2008 landgrab for food and financial security

    Details of land deals have been kept secret so it is unknown whether they have built-in safeguards for local populations.  This could go horribly wrong if you don’t learn the lessons of history.” Click here to read more… … Continue reading

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Cynthia McKinney’s truth dispatches from Libya: Days 1-3

America’s first African-American president supports a rebel movement that practices genocide against Black Africans, mostly guest workers who received salaries in Libya they could never earn in their native countries in sub-Sahara and Sahel Africa. Click here to read more…

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Cynthia McKinney speech upon returning from Libya (6-18-2011)

Speech by Cynthia McKinney after returning from her trip to Libya June 18, 2011, where she calls for the impeachment of Pres. Obama for war crimes. Click here to view…

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Harnessing the Diaspora’s Resources to Boost African Development

The Manager of the Bank’s Migrations and Remittances unit, says a government should view its diaspora like “an untapped pool of oil.” This is not a reference merely to liquid wealth, but also to the “human capital” of knowledge and … Continue reading

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‘Transparency’ hides Zambia’s lost billions

    Mining corporations’ tax avoidance schemes cost African nations billions of dollars each year.   Click here to read more…  

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