Friday, July 22, 2011
Canton cop threatens to execute driver over weapons permit | Raw Replay: "“I tell you what I should’ve done,” Harless later told Bartlett. “As soon as I saw your gun, I should have taken two steps back, pulled my Glock 40 and just put 10 bullets in your ass and let you drop. And I wouldn’t have lost any sleep.”"
Thursday, July 21, 2011
A pound of flesh: how Cisco's "unmitigated gall" derailed one man's life: "The judge who freed Adekeye a year later said the public would 'blanche at the audacity' of the conduct of Cisco and US prosecutors, both of whom turned out to be involved in Adekeye's jailing and persecution."
EXCLUSIVE: The Deficit Is Not Default of Obama | Truthout: "Charles Dickens' 'Oliver Twist' gave debtors' prison a bad rap. Too bad. I'd say that locking away GOP Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a penitentiary for deadbeats seems like a darn good idea."
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Iran Opens Oil Bourse – Harbinger of Trouble for New York and London? | The Global Realm: "Iran’s sly weapon against the Great Satan’s currency? An oil bourse on Kish Island in the Persian Gulf, which has now begun selling high-grade Iranian crude oil."
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
More Mossad spying in New Zealand: Zaka team used? | jeff-goodall: "“Three Israelis were among the 181 people who died when the earthquake destroyed most of Christchurch’s central business district on February 22. One was found to be carrying at least five passports.”"
U.S. Government Caught Smuggling Guns To Criminals In Puerto Rico and Honduras: "In the latest developments in the ATF gun smuggling scandal evidence emerges showing the Feds have been smuggling guns to criminals in Puerto Rico and Honduras, with guns making it as far as Columbia."
Monday, July 18, 2011
OpEdNews - Article: WHO ACTUALLY CONTROLS OUR FOREIGN POLICY?: "In the past decade the United States has evolved into an aggressor nation, particularly in the Middle East, and one must ask why has the battlefield replaced the conference room in working out disagreements? Has our educational system dumbed down even our leaders to a point where they no longer possess the ability to verbally communicate, or has another force been entered into the equation?"
America's Disappeared | Truthout: "She reportedly was kept alive at a military base until she gave birth to her son and then, like other victims of the military junta, most probably was drugged, stripped naked, chained to other unconscious victims and piled onto a cargo plane that was part of the “death flights” that disposed of the estimated 20,000 disappeared. The military planes with their inert human cargo would fly over the Atlantic at night and the chained bodies would be pushed out the door into the ocean."
Sunday, July 17, 2011
Where Rachel Maddow Dares Not Tread | Consortiumnews: "High-profile U.S. journalists often like to boast that they are free to cover whatever they want, but that is often because they choose not to cross certain lines that would otherwise upset powerful people or interests. Marquette professor Daniel C. Maguire points out areas that even MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow avoids."
Humpback whale gives show after being rescued. [VIDEO]: "Humpback whale gives show after being rescued."
CIA veteran: Israel to attack Iran in fall - Opinion - Al Jazeera English: "There is almost 'near certainty' that Netanyahu is 'planning an attack [on Iran] ... and it will probably be in September before the vote on a Palestinian state. And he's also hoping to draw the United States into the conflict', Baer explained."
Neocons Fume Over US Boat to Gaza | Truthout: "My co-passengers and I of the U.S. Boat to Gaza have now gone from “High-Seas Hippies,” according to the right-wing Washington Times, to participants in a flotilla full of “fools, knaves, hypocrites, bigots, and supporters of terrorism,” says Alan Dershowitz in his usual measured prose"