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Subject: Daily Digest September 20-21, 2013
From: Joe Hueglin <phoenix.rising@bellnet.ca>
To: CANADIAN DAILY DIGEST <phoenix.rising@bellnet.ca>
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The DAILY DIGEST: INFORMATION and OPINION from ST. JOHN'S to VICTORIA.
ARCHIVED at http://cdndailydigest.blogspot.com/

OPINION AND INFORMATION

>>>>>>>>>>CANADA<<<<<<<<<<
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>HEADLINES ACROSS CANADA
<http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Atlantic  <http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Montreal  <http://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Ottawa  <http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Toronto  <http://northernontario.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Northern
Ontario  <http://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
<http://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/>Kitchener
<http://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Winnipeg  <http://regina.ctvnews.ca/>CTV Regina
<http://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Saskatoon  <http://calgary.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Calgary  <http://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Edmonton  <http://bc.ctvnews.ca/>CTV British
<http://bc.ctvnews.ca/>Columbia <http://www.cbc.ca/bc/>

<http://www.cbc.ca/bc/>CBCRritish
<http://www.cbc.ca/bc/>Columbia
»<http://www.cbc.ca/calgary/>Calgary
<http://www.cbc.ca/edmonton/>Edmonton
»<http://www.cbc.ca/sask/>Saskatchewan»
<http://www.cbc.ca/manitoba/>Manitoba»
<http://www.cbc.ca/thunderbay/>Thunder Bay»
<http://www.cbc.ca/sudbury/>Sudbury »
<http://www.cbc.ca/windsor/>Windsor »
<http://www.cbc.ca/kitchener-waterloo/>Kitchener-Waterloo
<http://www.cbc.ca/hamilton/>Hamilton
<http://www.cbc.ca/toronto/>Toronto
»<http://www.cbc.ca/ottawa/>Ottawa
<http://www.cbc.ca/montreal/>Montreal »<http://www.cbc.ca/nb/>New Brunswick
»<http://www.cbc.ca/pei/>Prince Edward Island
<http://www.cbc.ca/ns/>Nova Scotia
»<http://www.cbc.ca/nl/>Newfoundland & Labrador»
<http://www.cbc.ca/north/>North




>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>CP
<http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/canada-should-ban-russian-politicians-who-support-anti-gay-law-ndp-1.1464723>Canada
should ban Russian politicians who support anti-gay law: NDP
         <http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/amnesty-international-slams-quebec-charter-for-limiting-fundamental-rights-1.1464689>Amnesty
International slams Quebec charter for limiting 'fundamental rights'
<http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/n-s-tories-promise-to-launch-judicial-inquiry-into-rehtaeh-parsons-case-1.1464626>N.S.
Tories promise to launch judicial inquiry into Rehtaeh Parsons case
         <http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/debate-over-fracking-heats-up-on-newfoundlands-scenic-west-coast-224688872.html>Debate
over fracking heats up on Newfoundland's scenic west coast
<http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/halifax-police-officer-stabbed-in-neck-and-forearm-taken-to-hospital-224658921.html>Halifax
police officer stable after being stabbed in neck and forearm
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/n-s-political-parties-court-seniors-as-influence-grows-1.1861886>N.S.
political parties court seniors as influence grows
<http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/canadian-press-newsalert-blackberry-shares-halted-pending-news-224607571.html>BlackBerry
cuts 4,500 staff as phone sales falter, books massive loss
         <http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/canada-eu-reach-tentative-deal-on-beef-and-pork-obstacle-in-free-trade-talks-cp-224602651.html>Canada-EU
reach tentative deal on beef and pork obstacle in free trade talks
<http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/oath-to-queen-for-new-canadians-is-constitutional-court-rules-1.1463349>Oath
to Queen for new Canadians is constitutional, court rules
         <http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/canadian-press-newsalert-peter-pocklington-sentenced-to-six-months-in-prison-224593061.html>Former
Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington sentenced to jail in California
<http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/pqs-push-for-secular-state-could-backfire-archbishop-224528081.html>PQ's
push for secular state could backfire: archbishop
         <http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/spy-agency-analyzes-insider-threat-224528031.html>Spy
agency analyzes 'insider threat'
<http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/rail-companys-plan-to-ship-oil-through-hudson-bay-too-risky-minister-224526591.html>Rail
company's plan to ship oil through Hudson Bay too risky: minister

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>CBC
Tory spin on robocalls ruling at odds with judge's own words

<http://www.cbc.ca/newsblogs/politics/inside-politics-blog/2013/09/tory-spin-on-robocalls-ruling-at-odds-with-judges-own-words.html>http://www.cbc.ca/newsblogs/politics/inside-politics-blog/2013/09/tory-spin-on-robocalls-ruling-at-odds-with-judges-own-words.html



         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/cash-strapped-canada-post-weighs-future-of-mail-delivery-1.1863096>Cash-strapped
Canada Post weighs future of mail delivery
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/harper-government-on-collision-course-with-first-nations-1.1862819>Harper
government on collision course with First Nations?
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/health-canada-heroin-decision-draws-minister-s-rebuke-1.1862601>Health
Canada heroin decision draws minister's rebuke
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/some-liberals-join-ndp-in-push-for-fairer-voting-system-1.1862550>Some
Liberals join NDP in push for 'fairer' voting system
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/does-blackberry-have-a-future-1.1862945>Does
BlackBerry have a future?
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/nova-scotia-election-poll-shifts-focus-for-leaders-1.1862835>Nova
Scotia election poll shifts focus for leaders
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/stephen-harper-to-discuss-maternal-health-at-un-event-1.1862138>Stephen
Harper to discuss maternal health at UN event
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/ottawa-bus-in-deadly-crash-moved-from-scene-1.1860131>Ottawa
bus in deadly crash moved from scene
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa-bus-crash-how-safe-are-train-level-crossings-1.1861017>Ottawa
bus crash: How safe are train level crossings?
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa-bus-crash-highlights-lack-of-black-box-rules-1.1861333>Ottawa
bus crash highlights lack of black-box rules
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/bus-crash-victims-a-microcosm-of-official-ottawa-1.1861360>Bus
crash victims a microcosm of 'official' Ottawa
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/bird-deaths-in-the-millions-lead-to-government-industry-action-1.1861099>Bird
deaths in the millions lead to government, industry action
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/ford-wheeling-and-dealing-over-your-tax-money-don-pittis-1.1860984>Ford
wheeling and dealing over your tax money
         <http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/TV+Shows/The+National/At+Issue/ID/2407453799/>At
Issue: The Decline of BlackBerry
<http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24170129>Russia
'seizes' Greenpeace ship after Arctic rig protest

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Sun Media
<http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/20/islamic-groups-charitable-status-revoked-over-alleged-link-to-terror-organization>Islamic
group's charitable status revoked over alleged link to terror organization
         <http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/20/time-to-check-those-balances>Time
to check those balances
<http://www.ottawasun.com/2013/09/19/hudak-urges-fellow-pcs-to-look-ahead-to-provincial-election>Hudak
urges fellow PCs to look ahead to provincial election
         <http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/18/send-in-the-clowns-quebecs-values-charter-is-merely-a-distraction-from-the-provinces-real-problems>Send
in the clowns: Quebec's values charter is merely
a distraction from the province's real problems
<http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/18/no-scientific-evidence-of-global-humility>No
scientific evidence of global humility
         <http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/18/dont-mess-with-taxes-2>Don't
mess with taxes

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Tyee

<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B1:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Pollster
Calls BS on BC Libs' Private Election Polls
         'Show me the numbers,' demands Insights
West president, who says voters simply changed their minds.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B2:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Encana
Files Defence in Lawsuit with Fracking Folk Hero
         Landmark case could change how shale gas
industry is regulated in Canada.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B3:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Tax
the Rich, Save the Economy
         Or else, warns ex-US labour secretary
Robert Reich, we're on track for another Great Depression.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B4:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Potential
Dix Successors Already Emerging
         Heyman, Horgan, Eby and Farnworth say
they may vie to be next BC NDP honcho.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF7FE:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>'RezErect'
Reveals Secret World of Native Erotica
         New art exhibit showcases saucy, sensual
side of First Nations sexuality.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF7FF:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>'Breaking
Bad,' Latest King of Depravity TV
         I can only stand so much evil mixed with
bad decor and call it entertainment.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF800:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>US
Labour Springs to Life as Incomes Fall
         Crashing wages, fast-food revolts renew
fight against one percenter 'apostles of greed.'
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF801:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Regulator
belatedly investigates Peace River oil sands pollution
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF802:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Clark's
agenda reveals first weeks after election win
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF803:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Yelp
seeks court's help to stop profiteering fake reviewer
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF804:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Minister
brags about Canadian brand, despite domination of World Bank corruption list
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925264&l=36872&ctl=16DF805:D52C09EA3BD686D9B267FB3CF2394DFC8F7D795DAFB9E650&>CUPE
deal puts labour focus back on teachers
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B5:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>VIDEO:
Backstories to Metro Vancouver's Public Art
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B6:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Call
for homestyle submissions: Generation Rent
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B7:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Actively
considering NDP leadership bid, Heyman outlines vision
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B8:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>Dix
hopes for 'diverse range of candidates' to replace him as NDP leader
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5B9:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>'It's
the time to reach higher': Dix to supporters
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=925231&l=36872&ctl=16DF5BA:D52C09EA3BD686D998B0CA6E59F2BC638F7D795DAFB9E650&>One
in six Canadians needed mental health care in 2012: StatsCan



>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Yahoo News
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/hudak-rallies-tories-ahead-vote-leadership-review-193107304.html>Ontario
PC leader Tim Hudak won't face leadership review

         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/the-missing--3-1b-no-one-is-asking-about-202810163.html>The
missing $3.1B no one is asking about
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/thousands-people-dont-pay-dime-property-tax-095413361.html>How
thousands of people don't pay a dime in property tax
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/women-forced-marriages-number-hundreds-ontario-233429114.html>Women
in forced marriages number in the hundreds in Ontario
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/quebec-womens-group-dragged-controversy-involving-values-charter-192241739--nba.html>Rift
opens in Quebec over impact of charter on women 23 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/canada-politics/ontario-liberals-unions-attack-tim-hudak-ahead-weekend-213538466.html>Ontario
Liberals, union attack Tim Hudak ahead of weekend
vote on leadership review 23 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/regulators-recommend-renegotiating-us-canada-columbia-river-treaty-021104659--finance.html>Regulators
recommend renegotiating US-Canada Columbia River
treaty for ecosystem 19 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/vancouvers-safe-injection-celebrates-10-years-saving-lives-182548285.html>Vancouver's
safe injection site celebrates 10 years of saving lives 23 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/listeria-found-toronto-daycare-where-child-died-024107061.html>Listeria
found in Toronto daycare where child died 18 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/summer-ends-fall-begins-maritimes-132721923.html>Summer
ends, fall begins in the Maritimes 7 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/ottawa-bus-train-deadly-crash-moved-scene-122522981.html>Ottawa
level crossing gate down 25 seconds before crash Fri, 20 Sep, 2013



>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Huffington Post
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/rona-ambrose-heroin-health-canada_n_3963734.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Health
Canada Provides Heroin To Addicts, Tory Minister Miffed
         <http://www.canada.com/business/wont+Harper+government+help+BlackBerry/8942440/story.html>Why
Won't Harper Help BlackBerry?
<http://o.canada.com/2013/09/20/why-32-mps-were-promoted-to-parliamentary-no-mans-land/>32
MPs Promoted To 'No Man's Land'
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/tom-mulcair-ndp-quebec-poll_n_3961597.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Where
Mulcair's Back On Top
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/brian-mulroney-mansion-montreal-sale_n_3964520.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>LOOK:
Mulroney's $8-Million Mansion For Sale
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/oath-to-queen-new-canadians_n_3962754.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Oath
To Queen Constitutional, Court Rules
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/19/cbc-parks-canada-franklin_n_3958545.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>CBC's
Confidential Deal With Government Agency
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/canada-military-survery-afghanistan_n_3963112.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>What
Canadians Picture When They Think Of Military
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/09/20/tim-hudak-leadership-review_n_3961496.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Hudak's
Not Sweating It
         <http://www.thestar.com/news/insight/2013/09/20/ignatieff_book_excerpt_defeat_invalidated_me.html>'I
Was An Embarrassment'

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>TorStar
<http://www.thestar.com/news/queenspark/2013/09/20/kathleen_wynne_promises_no_snap_election_if_tories_hold_leadership_race.html>Kathleen
Wynne promises no snap election if Tories hold leadership race
         <http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/09/20/tories_sitting_on_list_of_judges_to_fill_supreme_court_vacancy.html>Tories
sitting on list of judges to fill Supreme Court vacancy
<http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/09/20/canadas_wounded_soldiers_told_not_to_criticize_superiors_online.html>Canada's
wounded soldiers told not to criticize superiors online
         <http://www.thestar.com/news/crime/2013/09/20/judge_releases_project_traveller_search_warrant_almost_entirely_blacked_out.html>Judge
releases Project Traveller search warrant ­ almost entirely blacked out
<http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2013/09/20/quebec_government_embraces_stephen_harpers_approach_to_governance_hbert.html>Quebec
government embraces Stephen Harper's approach to governance
         <http://www.thestar.com/news/insight/2013/09/20/all_bets_are_off_in_freelandmcquaig_byelection_battle.html>All
bets are off in Freeland-McQuaig byelection battle

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Vancouver Observer

<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925266&l=36555&ctl=16DF822:FA392A512116F3B8D887044141D56A31A7FD7569BF658B77&>After
meetings with federal ministers, Chief Stewart
Phillip urges British Columbians to take to the street
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925266&l=36555&ctl=16DF823:FA392A512116F3B8D887044141D56A31A7FD7569BF658B77&>Local
Aboriginal women outraged at Canada's refusal to heed UN review
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925266&l=36555&ctl=16DF824:FA392A512116F3B8D887044141D56A31A7FD7569BF658B77&>1.5M
Litres and Counting: Volume of CNRL Tar Sands Seepage Growing
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925266&l=36555&ctl=16DF825:FA392A512116F3B8D887044141D56A31A7FD7569BF658B77&>AER
Failing to Protect Public Interest, Communicate
Openly on CNRL Cold Lake Spills
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925266&l=36555&ctl=16DF826:FA392A512116F3B8D887044141D56A31A7FD7569BF658B77&>Tahltan
Elders taunt coal mining firm to arrest them
         <http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/climatesnapshot/tar-secrets-chart-pssst-mr-harper-dont-let-obama-see>Tar
Secrets Chart: Pssst, Mr Harper, don't let Obama see this ...



>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>NATIONAL NEWSWATCH
<http://o.canada.com/2013/09/20/captain-harpers-intended-destination-ought-to-soon-become-plainer/>Captain
Harper's intended destination ought to soon become plainer
         <http://www.ipolitics.ca/2013/09/20/the-new-pbo-appears-to-be-spinning-his-wheels/>The
new PBO appears to be spinning his wheels
<http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/why-michael-ignatieff-is-glad-he-entered-politics/article14443179/>Why
Michael Ignatieff is glad he entered politics
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/09/21/the-rule-of-law-and-democracy-do-we-have-cause-for-concern/>The
Rule of Law and Democracy: Do we have cause for concern?
<http://www.calgarysun.com/2013/09/20/time-to-check-those-balances>Time
to check those balances
         <http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/09/21/rex-murphy-greenpeaces-mid-life-crisis/>Greenpeace's
mid-life crisis
<http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/new-pbo-not-fazed-by-early-criticism/article14450325/>New
PBO not fazed by early criticism
         <http://www.canada.com/business/Sick+leave+between+public+private+sectors+explained+unionization/8940001/story.html>Sick
leave gap between public and private sectors
explained by unionization rates and demographics: Statscan
<http://globalnews.ca/news/854348/signals-worked-investigating-bus-data-and-human-factors-tsb/>Signals
worked, investigating bus data and human factors: TSB
         <http://o.canada.com/2013/09/20/harper-will-shun-un-podium-again-despite-planned-visit-to-new-york/>Harper
will shun UN podium again, despite planned visit to New York
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/stephen-harper-to-discuss-maternal-health-at-un-event-1.1862138>Stephen
Harper to discuss maternal health at UN event
         <http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/canada-eu-reach-tentative-deal-on-beef-and-pork-obstacle-in-free-trade-talks-cp-224602651.html>Canada-EU
reach tentative deal on beef and pork obstacle in free trade talks
<http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-20/canada-s-harper-said-to-step-up-involvement-in-eu-talks.html>Harper
Said to Step Up Involvement in EU Talks

>>>>>>>>>>FOREIGN AFFAIRS<<<<<<<<<<

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Globalist
Focus on Competitiveness
<http://www.theglobalist.com/really-competitiveness/>What
Really Is Competitiveness?
<http://www.theglobalist.com/how-competitive-is-the-u-s/>How
Competitive Is the U.S.?
<http://www.theglobalist.com/tag/competitiveness/>The
Globalist's Top Features on Competitiveness
<http://www.theglobalist.com/u-s-stock-ownership-owns-benefits/>U.S.
Stock Ownership: Who Owns? Who Benefits?

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Common Dreams
<http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/09/19-1>Assad
to US: Want Our Chemical Weapons? Take Them
         <http://www.commondreams.org/view/2013/09/16-8>Dollarocracy:
How Big Money Undermines Our Democracy
<http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/09/18-1>Study:
Nations Awash in Guns Are Simply Killing Themselves
         <http://www.commondreams.org/view/2013/09/19-5>Beating
Swords Into Solar Panels
<http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/09/17-5>Brazil's
President Rousseff Cancels US Visit Over NSA Spying
         <http://www.commondreams.org/view/2013/09/18-2>Verizon's
Plan to Break the Internet
<http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/09/20-1>House
GOP Axes Food Assistance as Millions of Americans Go Hungry
         <http://www.commondreams.org/view/2013/09/17-3>Letter
to an Unknown Whistleblower (or How to Build a
National Security Blowback Machine)

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Real News Network
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& Iran Move Closer to Negotiations But Neo-Con
Objectives Attempt to Pull Them Apart
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Overturned for New Orleans Cops Who Killed Two After Katrina
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Ambassador Admits Toppling Assad a Longtime Goal
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Military Regime Shuts Gaza's Main Border Crossing
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Biblical Floods Linked To Climate Change
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Masri on Reality Asserts Itself
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Extends Monsanto Protection Act
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Gets Clearance to Open Doors in DC
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Strike on Syria Staved Off
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didn't OWS transform into a political movement?
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Syria Report Confirms Chemical Weapons Used, Culprit Still Not Known
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Say No To Foreign Intervention in Syria
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on Occupy Wall Street
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City Police Violently Crackdown on Occupying Teachers
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Historic Move, Feds Won't Prosecute States That Legalize Pot
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Undercover Spying Unit Revealed As Extensive, Far-Reaching
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Farmers and Social Strike gets seeds control law 970 suspended
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Years After Lehman Brothers Fall, Big Banks Even Larger
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Activists Fightback Against Corporate and Military Forces
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to Build Your Own AK-47
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There is Disconnect Between Growth of Richest 1% Vs. Everyone Else
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Party GOP Try to Shut Down Government? & New Coal Plant Rules
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President Talks Nuclear Weapons, Syria in Interview with NBC's Ann Curry
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History: Bhairavi Desai From National Taxi
Workers Alliance Elected to AFL-CIO Executive Council

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President Rouhani | Why Iran Seeks Constructive Engagement
Rouhani writes: "We must work together to end the
unhealthy rivalries and interferences that fuel
violence and drive us apart. We must also pay
attention to the issue of identity as a key
driver of tension in, and beyond, the Middle
East."
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Obama waives anti-terrorism provisions to arm
Syrian rebels <http://rt.com/usa/obama-terrorist-arms-supply-966/>Source
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/09/us-irrefutable-evidence-for-syria-chemical-weapons-claims-lacking/>US:
'Irrefutable' evidence for Syria chemical weapons claims lacking
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/08/president-obama-meets-national-security-team-on-syria-again/>President
Obama meets national security team on Syria again
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/08/obama-to-seek-congress-approval-for-syria-strike/>Obama
to seek Congress approval for Syria strike
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/09/obama-asks-congress-to-delay-vote-on-syria-war/>Obama
asks Congress to delay vote on Syria war
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/09/white-house-pushes-for-syria-strike-despite-surrender-of-chemical-weapons/>White
House pushes for Syria strike despite surrender of chemical weapons
IMF approves €84.7mn Cyprus bailout loan
<http://presstv.com/detail/2013/09/16/324327/imf-approves-847mn-cyprus-loan/>Source

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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/05/eu-releases-bailout-funds-for-cyprus/>EU
releases bailout funds for Cyprus
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/03/european-stock-markets-plunge-on-cyprus-deal/>European
stock markets plunge on Cyprus deal
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/04/more-portugese-need-food-assistance/>More
Portugese Need Food Assistance
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/04/cypriot-presidents-family-to-be-probed/>Cypriot
president's family to be probed
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/03/bank-of-cyprus-clients-could-lose-up-to-60-of-their-savings/>Bank
of Cyprus clients could lose up to 60% of their savings
11 Million Users Abandon Facebook
<http://www.infowars.com/11-million-users-abandon-facebook/>Source
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/07/uk-blocks-eu-us-espionage-talks/>UK
blocks EU-US espionage talks
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/05/us-threatens-britain-not-to-leave-eu/>US
threatens Britain not to leave EU
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/05/britain-u-s-hold-secret-talks-on-how-to-arm-syrian-rebels/>Britain,
U.S. hold secret talks on how to arm Syrian rebels
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/02/uk-seeks-us-backing-on-falklands/>UK
seeks US backing on Falklands
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/02/us-worried-about-uks-eu-exit/>US
worried about UK's EU exit
Argentina, Brazil agree on cyber defense alliance
<http://presstv.com/detail/2013/09/18/324719/brazil-argentina-agree-on-cyber-defense/>Source

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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/09/brazilian-president-postpones-visit-to-washington-over-us-spying/>Brazilian
president postpones visit to Washington over US spying
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/07/brazil-lawmakers-demand-answers-on-us-spying-urge-boycott/>Brazil
lawmakers demand answers on US spying, urge boycott
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/08/brazil-may-cancel-4-billion-military-deal-with-us-over-nsa-spying-efforts/>Brazil
may cancel $4 billion military deal with US over NSA spying efforts
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/06/nsa-can-obtain-1-billion-cell-phone-calls-a-day-store-them-and-listen/>NSA
can obtain 1 billion cell phone calls a day, store them and listen
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/06/us-spied-on-russian-president-medvedev-at-g20-summit-nsa-leaks/>US
spied on Russian President Medvedev at G20 summit – NSA leaks
Brazilian president postpones visit to Washington
over US spying
<http://rt.com/news/brazil-postpone-president-visit-us-984/>Source
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/09/argentina-brazil-agree-on-cyber-defense-alliance/>Argentina,
Brazil agree on cyber defense alliance
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/07/brazil-lawmakers-demand-answers-on-us-spying-urge-boycott/>Brazil
lawmakers demand answers on US spying, urge boycott
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/06/nsa-can-obtain-1-billion-cell-phone-calls-a-day-store-them-and-listen/>NSA
can obtain 1 billion cell phone calls a day, store them and listen