Thought provoking. Controversial. Presidential Puppetry is sure to raise lots of eye-brows. One of those books that inspires readers to look deep beneath the surface.

John Perkins, New York Times best-selling author of "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man" and other books

Monthly Archives: March 2014

Pressure Mounts For Report On Alleged Saudi Role In Supporting 9/11 Hijackers

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Three members of Congress plus a former Senate chairman this month urged President Obama this month to declassify 28 pages of the joint congressional inquiry on foreign involvement in the 9/11 attacks in 2001. Reps. Walter Jones, a North Carolina Republican, Massachusetts Democrat Stephen Lynch and Kentucky Republican Thomas Massie spoke […]

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‘Moral’ Civic Reform Movement Spreads Across Deep South

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) One of the nation’s most innovative and so-far successful social justice reform movements in recent years is spreading in the Deep South — including in a major test scheduled for March 25 in Alabama. A new Alabama “Moral Mondays” group that mixes advocacy and civil disobedience plans its public launch at […]

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Government PR Officials Increasingly Control News, Studies Find

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Local, state and federal governments increasingly rely on a new breed of public relations officials to control news coverage, according to two major studies announced March 19 in Washington, DC. “It’s no wonder the United States has dropped 13 spots this year in a ranking of countries in press freedom – […]

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Jailed Journalist Released After He Spikes Columns

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Alabama commentator Roger Shuler was released from five months in jail March 26 after removing from his website allegations that a prominent Alabama attorney had had an affair with a lobbyist. Shuler had been held since Oct. 23 on a contempt of court charge stemming from libel actions brought under seal […]

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Jailed Journalist Released After Spiking Columns

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Alabama commentator Roger Shuler was released from five months in jail March 26 after removing from his website allegations that a prominent Alabama attorney had had an affair with a lobbyist. Shuler had been held since Oct. 23 on a contempt of court charge stemming from libel actions brought under seal […]

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Jailed Journalist Sends Shocking ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Alabama commentator Roger Shuler’s condition has sharply worsened during his nearly five months of jailing, as I learned by visiting him in Birmingham March 10. “It’s a horrible trauma to be away from your wife, your home — and have no idea when you can get out or how,” Shuler told […]

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4 Major National Security Scandals, Simmer or Explode This Week

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) Four major national security scandals were revealed this week after being ignored for many months by corporate-controlled mainstream outlets. My new book, Presidential Puppetry: Obama Romney and Their Masters, treats all four by connecting previous findings largely ignored or suppressed. Most visibly, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein created headlines by […]

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Ukrainian Rock Star Gets U.S. Award, Calls for Putin’s Overthrow; Leaked Tape Claims West-Backed Leaders Killed Demonstrators

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) White House, other Western and Russian leaders restrained their rhetoric regarding the Ukrainian crisis even as other players on all sides ramped up claims of murder, conspiracy, torture and other unethical conduct rarely leveled so bluntly regarding large governments. To be sure, the official rhetoric was tough — but not in […]

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Alabama’s Jailed Journalist Blights Anniversary of Libel, Voting Rights Protections

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) March 10 marks the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s historic New York Times v. Sullivan ruling that protected journalists and Alabama civil rights protesters. One of the nation’s most important libel rulings created a tough requirement for public figures to prove liability. But that precedent has not protected jailed Alabama […]

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New Ukrainian Official Urges Chechen Terrorist To Act Against Russia

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By andrew.kreig@gmail.com (Andrew Kreig) The Ukraine’s new deputy national security director urged March 1 that Russia’s most feared terrorist take action against their mutual opponent. In a shocking statement largely ignored by the Western media, Dmitry Yarosh asked the fugitive Chechen Doku Umarov to take advantage of the “unique chance to win” arising from disturbances […]

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