Thursday, October 7, 2010
: Information Clearing House: ICH: "The American propaganda machine tells us that Muslims are a hostile people who hate American freedom. The most cursory examination of that claim reveals that the evidence the claim is based upon is highly flawed, yet the American people have been persuaded that it's true. That suggests that the American people have learned nothing from our experience with the Nazi's, and it also suggests that the biggest threat to America is the propaganda machine itself."
Ex-Guantanamo detainee sues U.S. for damages | Reuters: "A Syrian man who was held at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has sued Defense Secretary Robert Gates and former military officers, seeking compensation for alleged torture and inhumane treatment during his nine years of detention."
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
OpEdNews - Article: A fate worse than death: "Life in a tiny concrete tank is no life at all for these animals, as evidenced by the recent death of Tilikum's 12-year-old son at SeaWorld San Diego. Twelve! This orca would likely have lived to be 50 or 60 in the open sea, his rightful home."