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Two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner (“The Bourne Legacy”) leads an all-star cast in a dramatic thriller based on the remarkable true story of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb. Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation’s streets…and further alleges that the CIA was aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S., and using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging to uncover a conspiracy with explosive implications. His journey takes him from the prisons of California to the villages of Nicaragua to the highest corridors of power in Washington, D.C. – and draws the kind of attention that threatens not just his career, but his family and his life.
October 10, 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014
Trial Scheduled Over Missing Surveillance Tapes of Oklahoma City Bombing
"Jesse Trentadue is suing the CIA and FBI, demanding the agencies release surveillance video of the bombing that killed 168. But the federal government claims the tapes don’t exist anymore." ...
"The trial begins Monday and is expected to wrap up Wednesday. It is anticipated that the federal judge handling the case will issue a ruling in writing at a later date."
Full lawsuit can be read here:
Saturday, July 19, 2014
The Bernaysian Manipulation of the Human Psyche
Edward Bernays was the master of influencing and shaping public opinion who developed upon the ideas of earlier social psychologists and the work of his uncle, Sigmund Freud, in order to create techniques to manipulate the subconscious desires of the masses.
Throughout his 103-year lifespan, the “father of public relations” was at the pinnacle of his field advising US Presidents Coolidge, Eisenhower, Hoover and Wilson, as well as inventor Thomas Edison, US industrialist Henry Ford and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. He also reportedly refused invitations by Hitler and Franco to work on fascist propaganda campaigns in Europe.
Rep. Massie on shocking 9/11 documents: “It challenges you to re-think everything” By: Joshua Cook Jul 16, 2014
Rep. Massie speaks at Press Conference Regarding 9/11 Documents
Published on Jul 11, 2014
Rep. Massie on shocking 9/11 documents: “It challenges you to re-think everything”
By: Joshua Cook Jul 16, 2014
Rep. Massie: "It challenges you to re-think everything. I think the whole country needs to go through that."
In March Benswann.com reported that Reps. Thomas Massie (R-KY), Walter Jones (R-NC), and Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA), along with families who lost loved ones on Sept. 11, 2001, urged the president to declassify 28 pages from the 9/11 congressional investigation report, providing more information to the general public.
On Friday Rep. Massie commented on his Facebook page after giving a press conference:
We made the nightly news! Watch NY1's "relatively" balanced coverage
NY1 coverage of the High-Rise Safety Initiative
Published on Jul 12, 2014
Visit http://HighRiseSafetyNYC.org for more info.
9/11 Commission to Release Updated Recommendations Ten Years After First Report
Commissioners will convene for public event in Washington on July 22
July 9, 2014 4:36 PM
WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania, former 9/11 Commission Chairman Tom Kean, former Vice Chairman Lee Hamilton and other commission members will release a new report on the 10th anniversary of the original 9/11 Commission report. The new report will examine the nation's current threats, homeland security challenges, successes and innovations; and the difficult questions and oversight obstacles presently facing policymakers.
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The event will take place at the Newseum on Tuesday, July 22, at 9:00AM. The speakers and a full agenda are listed below. The event is open to the press, but space is limited and registration is required. Please RSVP here.
Follow the discussion on Twitter @BPC_Bipartisan #BPCLive.
9/11 Conspiracy Theory May Finally Be Settled On November Ballot
Out of the cheese plate, onto the ballot. This November, New Yorkers may vote on a referendum that would force further inquiry into the collapse of 7 World Trade Center on 9/11, thanks to a group called NYC Coalition for Accountability Now.
The "High Rise Safety Initiative" petition, which the group says received 67,192 signatures, would fund a DOB investigation of the Building 7 collapse with a 0.9% surcharge on construction permits. Per the City Charter, the City Council could still reject the petition, and require the submission of 15,000 more signatures from registered voters; the group is aiming for 33,000 more to settle the matter, and says it needs $60,000 by July 20th to do so. The petition first came to light in June.
De Blasio blasts 9/11 truther ballot initiative
Bill de Blasio Bill de Blasio is no fan of the 9/11 truth movement. Photo: Associated Press
Andrew J. Hawkins
July 10, 2014 4:32 p.m.
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday denounced an effort by an off-shoot of the 9/11 truth movement to force the city to investigate the collapse of 7 World Trade Center during the terrorist attack 13 years ago.
"From what I've heard it's absolutely ridiculous," a peeved Mr. de Blasio said in response to a reporter's question. "And it's inappropriate, after all the suffering that went on 9/11 and since. It seems to be this is a very insensitive and inappropriate action."
Century of Enslavement: The History of The Federal Reserve
Published on Jul 6, 2014
What is the Federal Reserve system? How did it come into existence? Is it part of the federal government? How does it create money? Why is the public kept in the dark about these important matters? In this feature-length documentary film, The Corbett Report explores these important questions.
Interview 910 – Inventing Terrorists with Kathy Manley
Corbett • July 4, 2014
Today we’re joined by Kathy Manley of Project SALAM and the National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms to discuss her recent study, “Inventing Terrorists: The Lawfare of Preemptive Prosecution.” We talk about the ‘preemptive prosecution’ paradigm that is increasingly being used to prosecute government-designated terrorists in the “war on terror” and discuss examples of how the basic tenets of jurisprudence are currently being undermined in the American injustice system.
National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms
Inventing Terrorists: The Lawfare of Preemptive Prosecution
High-Rise Safety Initiative in the News:
NY Post Publishes Gossip Piece on PR Firm's Association with the Campaign
Huffington Post Is Reminded We're Not Giving Up
One week after Crain's New York Business kicked off news coverage of the High-Rise Safety Initiative, the New York Post (the rag of record in NYC) published a piece this morning ridiculing Sheinkopf Communications for its association with the High-Rise Safety Initiative. We are disappointed, though not surprised, to see the Post's mindless angle on this very important issue. But we thank the Post for informing hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers about our campaign. Also, since our last update, the Huffington Post published an article commending our persistence.
Mythbusters 9/11 parody: Stew's Conspiracy Funhouse
Published on Jun 8, 2014
Why do the Mythbusters refuse to cover the topic of 9/11? Maybe because it would reveal the truth? Please be sure to click the links for more info on each topic.
Special thanks to the work of David Ray Griffin, Kevin Ryan, Jonathan Cole, Richard Gage, and all the AE911 Truth professionals! They showed me the Truth!
Also thanks to John Langseth for the opening piano music and Purge for the SCF theme music.
We hope you watch the other Conspiracy Funhouse videos and listen to the best of the Conspiracy Funhouse podcast on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/conspiracyfunhouse
Media coverage of High-Rise Safety Initiative begins: Local Business Journal Crain's Covers the Campaign
Local Business Journal Crain's Covers the Campaign
Plus: First petition to be submitted one week from tomorrow!
With one week to go before submitting our first petition on July 3rd, Crain's New York Business, a leading local business and politics journal, has published a story about the High-Rise Safety Initiative, which was also picked up by the Gothamist and Gawker. Followed by all of New York's business and political community, Crain's has a weekly print circulation of 50,000 and receives 300,000 unique visitors to its website each month. We are now on the map, but this is just the beginning - so stay tuned!
9/11 conspiracy group could force its way onto ballot
Andrew J. Hawkins
June 25, 2014
For years, 9/11 conspiracy theorists have been marginalized if not utterly ignored, producing blog posts and online films that gain little traction with the general public.
But a small nonprofit dedicated to uncovering the “truth” behind the collapse of the World Trade Center buildings is making a big push to get its issue in front of millions of voters. The group has gathered tens of thousands of petition signatures and raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in an effort to force the city to investigate the destruction of 7 World Trade Center during the attack 13 years ago.
Goebbels, The Master of Lies (RT Documentary)
“Let me control the media and I will turn any nation into a herd of pigs” – Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels turned words into a weapon of mass destruction. Dangerous lies spread by the Nazi regime lead to brutal murders and cruelty that continue to shake minds.
Dick Cheney: “the next time, it will be with far deadlier weapons than airline tickets and box cutters.”
'This Week': Dick Cheney
Appearing on ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos, former Vice President Dick Cheney plainly stated that there are much bigger problems than are going on in Iraq.
Using a recent Rand Corporation poll, Cheney listed all of the other terrorist organizations that are popping up around the globe who are as dangerous as ISIS, if not more, especially those with nuclear capabilities.
There’s been a 58% increase in the number of groups like al Qaeda — Salafi-Jihadists, and it stretches from west Africa all across north Africa, east Africa, through the Middle East all the way around to Indonesia — a doubling of the number of terrorists out there.
I worry about Pakistan. Just a couple of weeks ago, in Pakistan, the Taliban — the same group we just released five of the leaders of from Guantanamo — raided Karachi Airport. Why do I care about that? Well, Pakistan is unique in that it has a significant inventory of nuclear weapons.