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Trump to China: “We will no longer allow this to continue” with North Korea

Zero Hedge | China’s biggest fears remain a collapse of Kim’s regime that sparks a protracted refugee crisis and a beefed-up U.S. military presence on its border

UN Security Council rejects Palestinian statehood proposal

Jon Queally | Led by U.S. opposition, resolution put forth by Jordan fails to pass. Following vote, Palestinian Authority looks towards International Criminal Court

New Jersey Gov. Christie signs bill ‘siding with private water companies’ over public water

Andrea Germanos | 'Privatization is one of the single biggest threats to clean water and public health.'—Jeff Tittel, New Jersey Sierra Club

World’s global refugee population highest since WWII

John Queally | UNHRC reports that more than 50 million people are displaced, mostly in war-torn regions, across the globe

WHO: ‘Coordinated international response deemed essential; confirmed cases to be immediately isolated’

Shepard Ambellas | Forced quarantines coming: Camps and quarantine centers to be readied worldwide amidst worst Ebola outbreak ever
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Richest 1% to have more than rest of humanity combined

Jon Queally | New Oxfam report shows the scale of global inequality is 'simply staggering'

If Obama actually cared about homeland security or Islamic terror he would seal the...

Michael Snyder | The “Department of Homeland Security” is a total farce. So is the “war on terror”.
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The Middle East harvests bitter imperialist fruit

The wall-to-wall coverage of the disintegration of Iraq ought to carry this credit: This bloodshed was made possible by the generosity of British and French imperialists.

Prefab State Terror for Human Bondage

SARTRE | The shadow cabal that exerts raw power over the public controls and dictates the mindset that passes as the popular culture