Saturday, January 23, 2010

Tomgram: Rebecca Solnit, In Haiti, Words Can Kill | TomDispatch

Tomgram: Rebecca Solnit, In Haiti, Words Can Kill | TomDispatch: "that human life matters more than property, that the survivors of a catastrophe deserve our compassion and our understanding of their plight, and that we live and die by words and ideas, and it matters desperately that we get them right."

Think Progress » SC Lt. Gov. compares people getting gov’t help to ‘stray animals’ who ‘breed’ because they don’t know better.

Think Progress » SC Lt. Gov. compares people getting gov’t help to ‘stray animals’ who ‘breed’ because they don’t know better.

USGS claims Venezuela sits on Earth’s largest oil reserves | Raw Story

USGS claims Venezuela sits on Earth’s largest oil reserves | Raw Story Prepare for the invasion.

Friday, January 22, 2010

Haitians dying by the thousands as US escalates military intervention

Haitians dying by the thousands as US escalates military intervention: "He also indicated that American doctors at the hospital seemed mystified by the military presence".

Chris Matthews and His 'Hardball' Follies: Taking Us to New Depths of Dumbed-Down Politics | | AlterNet

Chris Matthews and His 'Hardball' Follies: Taking Us to New Depths of Dumbed-Down Politics | | AlterNet

OpEdNews - Article: The Voices of Participatory Democracy in Venezuela --A review of Venezuela Speaks! Voices from the Grassroots

OpEdNews - Article: The Voices of Participatory Democracy in Venezuela --A review of Venezuela Speaks! Voices from the Grassroots

OpEdNews - Article: This Thing We've Become

OpEdNews - Article: This Thing We've Become

Cuba, China, Venezuela Send Immediate Assistance to Haiti

Cuba, China, Venezuela Send Immediate Assistance to Haiti: "As soon as the devastating earthquake struck Haiti on Jan. 12, Cuban doctors began saving lives"

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Obama authorizes covert economic war against Venezuela

Obama authorizes covert economic war against Venezuela

TV Networks Give Americans A “Sanitized Version of War”

TV Networks Give Americans A “Sanitized Version of War”

Beware of the BBC > Global > Redress Information & Analysis

Beware of the BBC > Global > Redress Information & Analysis

International Criminal Court Complaint Filed Against Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Tenet, Rice, Gonzales | AfterDowningStreet.org

International Criminal Court Complaint Filed Against Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Tenet, Rice, Gonzales | AfterDowningStreet.org: "INTERNATIONAL ARREST WARRANTS REQUESTED"

Exclusive: Kucinich shreds Democrats for betraying the promise of change | Raw Story

Exclusive: Kucinich shreds Democrats for betraying the promise of change | Raw Story

Editorial - Secrets of the Immigration Jails - NYTimes.com

Editorial - Secrets of the Immigration Jails - NYTimes.com