How successful was Israel’s Iron Dome?

Iron Dome is arguably one of the most talked about defence systems in the world. Israeli officials say the defence “shield” is able to detect an incoming rocket, determine its path and likely point of impact, and intercept it if it poses a threat to Israeli towns or cities.

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“It’s The Vaccines Stupid!”

Following new revelations from U.S. Centers for Disease Control whistleblower William Thompson about mercury links to autism, we bring to our readers attention this important article first published by Global Research, 5 years ago today, September 5, 2009.

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The Whys Behind the Ukraine Crisis


Flag_of_Ukraine-400x250A senior U.S. diplomat told me recently that if Russia were to occupy all of Ukraine and even neighboring Belarus that there would be zero impact on U.S. national interests. The diplomat wasn’t advocating that, of course, but was noting the curious reality that Official Washington’s current war hysteria over Ukraine doesn’t connect to genuine security concerns.

So why has so much of the Washington Establishment – from prominent government officials to all the major media pundits – devoted so much time this past year to pounding their chests over the need to confront Russia regarding Ukraine? Who is benefiting from this eminently avoidable – yet extremely dangerous – crisis? What’s driving the madness?

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