Friday, October 23, 2009
Thursday, October 22, 2009
BAXTER: The World's OLDEST End Of Life Therapy Dog Dies (VIDEO): "Watch this beautiful tribute to an amazing animal below."
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Media Enabled Bush 1's Savage Attacks on Maddow and Olbermann, Yet Continue to Ignore Bush Family's Sordid Past | | AlterNet
Media Enabled Bush 1's Savage Attacks on Maddow and Olbermann, Yet Continue to Ignore Bush Family's Sordid Past | | AlterNet: "George HW Bush gets a free pass for attacks without evidence, meanwhile his CIA ties remain largely ignored and his son's lies about Iraq remain unprosecuted."
Americans, Their Smiley-Face Facade, and Reality : Information Clearing House - ICH: "Access to decent health care at a reasonable price is not a matter of individual effort. Neither is securing decent wages, pensions, safe working conditions or job security. Workers demanded those rights through collective action in the 20th century, and we are losing them now by taking an 'every man for himself' approach to work."
UN Body Adopts Goldstone Report : Information Clearing House - ICH: "As expected, the United States threw a protective arm around Israel and voted against the resolution, along with some members of the European Union (EU): Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands and Slovakia, as well as Ukraine."
Exclusive: U.S. Spies Buy Stake in Firm That Monitors Blogs, Tweets | Danger Room | Wired.com: "Visible crawls over half a million web 2.0 sites a day, scraping more than a million posts and conversations taking place on blogs, online forums, Flickr, YouTube, Twitter and Amazon. (It doesn’t touch closed social networks, like Facebook, at the moment.)"
"The pictures are too gruesome to show. The charred bodies lie under a makeshift shroud. Someone near the camera holds up an identity card - giving one corpse a name, a history, a dignity that's now been stolen".
U.S. Attacks Iran Via CIA-Funded Jundullah Terror Group: "Critics say the U.S. government effectively attacked Iran Sunday after its proxy terror group Jundullah launched a suicide bomb attack against the Iranian Revolutionary Gueard"
Monday, October 19, 2009
Nobel winner slams Bible as ‘handbook of bad morals’ | Raw Story: "Saramago attacked 'a cruel, jealous and unbearable God (who) exists only in our heads' and said he did not think his book would cause problems for the Catholic Church 'because Catholics do not read the Bible." Comment: At last somebody gets it!
Sunday, October 18, 2009
British High Court rejects U.S./British cover-up of torture evidence :: www.uruknet.info :: informazione dall'Iraq occupato :: news from occupied Iraq :: [vs-1]
British High Court rejects U.S./British cover-up of torture evidence :: www.uruknet.info :: informazione dall'Iraq occupato :: news from occupied Iraq :: [vs-1]: "The 25 lines edited out of the court papers contained details of how Mr Mohamed's genitals were sliced with a scalpel and other torture methods so extreme that waterboarding, the controversial technique of simulated drowning, 'is very far down the list of things they did,' the official said."
OpEdNews - Article: Wake Up US Government: Go for the GOLD and Walk with the Wind!: "The 23 days of Israel's attack on the people of Gaza was fueled by US-supplied weapons paid for with US tax dollars. We the people who pay taxes in the USA provide $30 billion annually to Israel which has consistently misused U.S. weapons in violation of America's Arms Export Control and Foreign Assistance Acts."
Fidel Castro: A Nobel Prize for Evo Morales : Information Clearing House - ICH: "It provides free healthcare to millions of people who had never had it before. It is one of the seven countries in the world with the largest reduction of infant mortality rate in the last five years and with a real possibility to meet the Millennium Goals before the year 2015, with a similar accomplishment regarding maternal deaths. It has conducted eye surgery on 454,161 persons, 75,974 of them Brazilians, Argentineans, Peruvians and Paraguayans."
OpEdNews - Article: The Rich Have Stolen The Economy: "The political system is unresponsive to the American people. It is monopolized by a few powerful interest groups that control campaign contributions. Interest groups have exercised their power to monopolize the economy for the benefit of themselves, the American people be damned."