Saturday, December 10, 2011

"Each star marks a US millitary base, but just so we're all clear: Iran is threatening us; - Democratic Underground

"Each star marks a US millitary base, but just so we're all clear: Iran is threatening us; - Democratic Underground: "Each star marks a US millitary base, but just so we're all clear: Iran is threatening us

Friday, December 9, 2011

BOMBSHELL: US Caught Meddling in Russian Elections!by Tony Cartalucci

BOMBSHELL: US Caught Meddling in Russian Elections!: What would Americans say if they found their polling stations and certain political parties entirely infiltrated by Chinese money, Chinese observers, and Chinese-backed candidates promoting China's interests in an AMERICAN election? The answer ranges from incarceration, to trials featuring charges ranging from fraud, to sedition and even treason with sentences ranging from decades to life in prison, perhaps even death, as well as possible military action for what could easily be considered an act of war.

Family Guy writer is arrested during Occupy LA protest. His account of the arrest makes for a harrowing read

Refreshing News: Family Guy writer is arrested during Occupy LA protest. His account of the arrest makes for a harrowing read: My name is Patrick Meighan, and I’m a husband, a father, a writer on the Fox animated sitcom “Family Guy”, and a member of the Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Santa Monica.

Monday, December 5, 2011

USrael and Iran: By William Blum   :  Information Clearing House

USrael and Iran: By William Blum   :  Information Clearing House: I wonder if this sense of exceptionalism has been embedded anywhere more deeply than in the United States, where it is drilled into every cell and ganglion of American consciousness from kindergarten on. If we measure the degree of indoctrination (I'll resist the temptation to use the word "brainwashing") of a population as the gap between what the people believe their government has done in the world and what the actual (very sordid) facts are, the American people are clearly the most indoctrinated people on the planet.

Russia downgrades relations with Qatar over attack on ambassador | Russia | RIA Novosti

Russia downgrades relations with Qatar over attack on ambassador | Russia | RIA Novosti: Russia will downgrade its diplomatic relations with Qatar following an attack on the Russian ambassador by customs officers at Doha airport, the Foreign Ministry said on its website on Monday.

 Glenn Greenwald:  George Orwell on the Evil Iranian Menace :  Information Clearing House

 Glenn Greenwald:  George Orwell on the Evil Iranian Menace :  Information Clearing House: In the past decade, the U.S. and/or Israel have invaded, air attacked, and/or occupied Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Somalia, Yemen, Libya, Lebanon, Sudan, Syria, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip (to say nothing of the creation of a worldwide torture regime, a system of “black site” prisons around the world to which people were disappeared, and a due-process-free detention camp in the middle of the Caribbean Ocean where many people remain encaged for almost a full decade without charges).

Where Were You When They Crucified My Movement? | Truthout

Where Were You When They Crucified My Movement? | Truthout: Chris Hedges gave an abbreviated version of this talk Saturday morning in Liberty Square in New York City as part of an appeal to Trinity Church to turn over to the Occupy Wall Street movement an empty lot, known as Duarte Square, that the church owns at Canal Street and 6th Avenue.

Sunday, December 4, 2011

20 Ways the Obama Administration Has Intruded on Your Rights | | AlterNet

20 Ways the Obama Administration Has Intruded on Your Rights | | AlterNet: The Obama administration has affirmed, continued and expanded almost all of the draconian domestic civil liberties intrusions pioneered under the Bush administration. Here are twenty examples of serious assaults on the domestic rights to freedom of speech, freedom of assembly, freedom of association, the right to privacy, the right to a fair trial, freedom of religion, and freedom of conscience that have occurred since the Obama administration has assumed power.

OpEdNews - Page 2 of Article: How is that Packing for Guantanamo Coming? Primary Obama in the GOP

OpEdNews - Page 2 of Article: How is that Packing for Guantanamo Coming? Primary Obama in the GOP: We, the grass roots Democrats, have begged our leaders to challenge Obama, but they are either distracted by dirty tricks aimed at removing their Congressional districts or by their own lack of certain organs required for giving them courage.