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Remembering Stan Monteith

October 1st, 2014 By James Corbett

Like Bob Chapman who passed away before him, Doctor Stan was part of a generation of pioneers who laid the groundwork for the modern alt media movement.

On Monday morning, September 29, 2014, Dr. Stan Monteith, the host of the long-running radio show, “Radio Liberty” passed away from natural causes. He was 85 years old.

            “Doctor Stan,” or “Grandpa Liberty” as he was known to his devoted listeners, was a passionate and tireless advocate for truth whose energy and enthusiasm for exposing what he termed the “Brotherhood of Darkness” led him to continue with a grueling five-hour-per-day radio broadcast schedule right up until the time of his final hospitalization and passing. A retired orthopedic surgeon, Doctor Stan was also an author, researcher, filmmaker, veteran broadcaster and tireless opponent of the forces of globalization.

            Like Bob Chapman who passed away before him, Doctor Stan was part of a generation of pioneers who laid the groundwork for the modern alt media movement. Writing, lecturing and warning the public about the dangers of the hidden elite who puppeteer the events that make up our political reality before most of the current generation of alt media personalities (myself included) were even born, many of the issues that he helped to bring to the fore through his original research and reporting still impact events taking place in America and around the world. From his research on medical matters, including the AIDS...

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Dance of the Whirling Diplomats

September 27th, 2014
By James Corbett

Of course, it's all hypocritical nonsense. America's closest allies in the Gulf, including the dictatorial House of Saud and the Qataris have been among the biggest suppliers of arms and funds for the Syrian jihadis.

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Bad Week for Big Pharma

September 24th, 2014
By James Corbett

This is spooking the market right now, which is worrying how this is going to eat into the bottom line of what could have been lucrative deals.

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Fed Parlor Tricks Continue

September 20th, 2014
By James Corbett

A near-zero rate is a tacit admission that the economy is so dismal that any extra burden on bank lending would squeeze up the credit markets entirely.

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Parallels to 1937

September 17th, 2014
By Robert J. Shiller

There is a name for the despair that has been driving discontent – and not only in Russia and Ukraine – since the financial crisis. That name is the new normal...

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The Scottish Independence Conundrum

September 13th, 2014
By James Corbett

...these are not trivial questions to be asking. In fact, they go to the very heart of what is meant by 'sovereignty' and 'independence'.

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Our Virtual Economy

September 10th, 2014
By James Corbett

This obsession with these peripheral, inconsequential non-stories is a sign of our growing detachment from the real productive economy that was once the backbone of the economies of the developed first world nations.

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Snowden Mission Accomplished

September 6th, 2014
By James Corbett

Given the virtues of this spin-off effect, Team Greenbacks argues, the Snowden story becomes by its very nature the most important whistleblowing story in the history of national security reporting.

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Of Naked Stars and Naked Clouds

September 3rd, 2014
By James Corbett

As most of the online world knows by now, this Labor Day weekend saw the release of dozens of provocative new photographs of naked celebrities gleaned from the stars' own smartphones.

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The 9 11 Script

August 30th, 2014
By James Corbett

Indeed, it seems to be the case every single year around this time: certain 9/11 “trigger” stories involving plane crashes and terror threats and Ground Zero and Homeland Security take place in late summer... and this year's terror hype over ISIS is no different.

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May 21st, 2013
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The creator of the International Forecaster, Bob Chapman.