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Behind the Syrian Network for Human Rights: How an opposition front group became Western media’s go-to monitor

Top media outlets turn to the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) for figures on deaths and detentions, never noting the group’s seamless connection to Syria’s opposition, the support it receives from states that waged war on the country, or its open lobbying for US military intervention.

By Max Blumenthal


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Looking back at David Rockefeller’s key role in building the imperial US ‘deep state’

Plutocrat David Rockefeller was a capitalist cold warrior with deep CIA ties who helped craft US foreign policy to maintain American hegemony and crush the socialist left.

By Ben Norton / AlterNet


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