Saturday, February 13, 2010

  Not All Iranians Hate Their Regime  : Information Clearing House -  ICH

  Not All Iranians Hate Their Regime  : Information Clearing House -  ICH: "As CNN and others have attempted to give background into the modern history of Iran, the deposed Shah has been described merely as 'pro-western' with little mention of his utter lack of support from the Iranian masses and the brutal repression by his regime to forcefully quell any voice of dissent."

Despite Obama admin’s promise, DEA continues raids on medical marijuana growers | Raw Story

Despite Obama admin’s promise, DEA continues raids on medical marijuana growers | Raw Story

Rachel Maddow Exposes GOP Welfare Queens Who Attacked Obama's Stimulus, Yet Enjoyed Billions in Benefits | | AlterNet

Rachel Maddow Exposes GOP Welfare Queens Who Attacked Obama's Stimulus, Yet Enjoyed Billions in Benefits | | AlterNet

Friday, February 12, 2010

More Pain for Devastated Haiti: Under the Pretense of Disaster Relief, U.S. Running a Military Occupation | | AlterNet

More Pain for Devastated Haiti: Under the Pretense of Disaster Relief, U.S. Running a Military Occupation | | AlterNet: "At the same time, the United States had assumed control of Haiti’s airspace, landed 6,500 soldiers on the ground, with another 15,000 troops offshore at one point, dispatched an armada of naval vessels and nine coast guard cutters to patrol the waters, and the U.S. embassy was issuing orders on behalf of the Haitian government. In a telling account, the New York Times described a press conference in Haiti at which “the American ambassador and the American general in charge of the United States troops deployed here” were “seated at center stage,” while Haitian President Ren�Pr�val stood in the back “half-listening” and eventually “wandered away without a word.'"

Why Does Everyone Obsess Over the Tea Party Yahoos? | | AlterNet

Why Does Everyone Obsess Over the Tea Party Yahoos? | | AlterNet

Thursday, February 11, 2010

: Information Clearing House -  ICH

: Information Clearing House -  ICH: "On our front door step we have witnessed U.S. complicity in the overthrow of President Zalaya in Honduras and the hostile takeover of Haiti by 20,000 troops with guns sent in when the devastated people needed food, doctors, and heavy lifting equipment."

Monday, February 8, 2010

Americans Are Learning Medicine the Cuban Way | | AlterNet

Americans Are Learning Medicine the Cuban Way | | AlterNet"No one is reporting on the Cuban presence in Haiti," commented Valdez, though he said he wasn't surprised. "The additional doctors being sent are part of the same team that was offered to the United States by Cuba when hurricane Katrina hit." The assistance was refused".