Chuck Spinney: Iranian Ambassador Itemizes Lies & Misrepresentations by Israel’s Prime Minister

Chuck Spinney

Chuck Spinney

The author of the below op-ed is the Iranian Ambassador to the United Nations.  It is worth reading carefully, because  this op-ed is well sourced, and Ambassador Khoshroo’s argument with respect to Prime Minister Netanyahu’s penchant for threat inflation can be compared to Gareth Porter’s history of Israel’s gaming to the Iranian threat. 

A Response to Netanyahu From Iran’s Ambassador to the U.N.

By GHOLAMALI  KHOSHROO

New York Times (Op-Ed), MARCH 3, 2015

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Mar 6

Gareth Porter: How Israel Games the Iran Threat

Gareth Porter

Gareth Porter

The long history of Israel gaming the ‘Iranian threat’

Years before his recent grandstanding in Congress, Netanyahu and other Israeli leaders conjured a threat where one previously didn’t exist

Gareth Porter is an independent investigative journalist and winner of the 2012 Gellhorn Prize for journalism. He is the author of the newly published Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare
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Mar 5

Jean Lievens: Facilitation Improv – Empowering Humanity with a Radically New Operating System

Jean Lievens

Jean Lievens

How you are empowered to facilitate humanity into a radically new operating system

EXTRACT

Facilitation is a key to changing the political, economic, justice, legal, education, healthcare and entertainment systems. New political systems can be based on facilitation brings people together to hear each other, to empathize and to collaborate. Different demographics and groups at odds with each other through facilitation can learn to work together to find holistic solutions. Solutions and governance then emerge bottom up from the collective. New economic systems can be based on facilitating people to work together in commons and gift economies e.g. gift circles are about facilitating people to express their needs and gifts. New justice and legal systems can be based in facilitating people to come together, to acknowledge, understand, empathize and forgive.

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Mar 5

Sepp Hasslberger: Google Big Brother “Truth”

Sepp Hasslberger

Sepp Hasslberger

Google can, to a large extent, determine what you get to see on the internet, if you use the search engine. Search results have long been slanted to favour government and certain other sites and commercial interests (Google’s advertising customers). But now there will be a new slant to Google ranking. Does the site pass the official consensus test, does it conform what the “authorities” say?

Breaking: Google gives new meaning to “Orwellian”

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Mar 5