Friday, July 22, 2011

Canton cop threatens to execute driver over weapons permit | Raw Replay

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 By Ian Mulgrew

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 | by Greg Palast Truthout

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

Monday, July 18, 2011

OpEdNews - Article: WHO ACTUALLY CONTROLS OUR FOREIGN POLICY?By Dennis Kaiser

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

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

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. [VIDEO]: "Humpback whale gives show after being rescued."

CIA veteran: Israel to attack Iran in fall - Opinion - Al Jazeera English

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

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"