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WATCH: "Keeping Jordan's balance amid crisis" (60 Minutes)

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Terrorism. Civil war. A refugee crisis. Geopolitics. That’s the situation in the Middle East and right on Jordan’s doorstep. [60 Minutes…

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WATCH: "The Failure of the Fourth Estate" (TVO)

Famed muckraker and investigative journalist I.F. Stone once said, “All governments are run by liars and nothing they say should be believed.” His life and legacy are explored in the aptly named documentary, “All Governments Lie.” Director Fred Peabody, Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman and Jeff Cohen, founder of media watch group Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting join The Agenda to discuss the Stone’s influence and what they see as the failure of today’s media to hold governments accountable.

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WATCH: Noam Chomsky discusses a paradigm shift in the balance of state and corporate power in his new book "Who Rules the World?"

Cathy Newman’s full interview with Philosopher Noam Chomsky. From Trump and Clinton, to climate change, Brexit and TPP, America’s foremost intellectuals presents his views on who rules the world today.

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"USAF General Says F-35 Will Beat the Russians Like 'an Invisible Muhammad Ali' -- If It Can Climb Into the Ring" (Russia Insider)

By Mark Nicholas

Sep 23, 2016

“If there’s something that makes America great it’s that crushing optimism and can-do attitude! If there’s an obstacle, no matter how big, the Americans believe just pour enough billions of dollars into it and eventually it will go away. 240 more words

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"Uri and Pathankot: Defending India's Defense Establishments" (The Diplomat)

By ARJUN SREEKUMAR

Sep 24, 2016

“India was grappling with the specter of proxy war and terrorist attacks well before the Western world was exposed to it. 423 more words

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"EU drops Myanmar rights resolution, citing progress under Suu Kyi" (Reuters)

By DAVID BRUNNSTROM

Sep 23, 2016

“The European Union praised Myanmar’s progress on human rights under the leadership of Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday and said that it would not be introducing a resolution at the United Nations condemning the country’s record for the first time in 15 years. 209 more words

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"Big Pharma spent $880mn on keeping opioids available – report" (RT)

Sep 22, 2016

“In the midst of one of the worst drug epidemics in the US, a report found that the money spent on keeping painkillers regularly prescribed has overshadowed even anti-gun lobbying efforts and may be behind the opioid epidemic ravaging the nation. 327 more words

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