Saturday, January 21, 2012

Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview | Politics News | Rolling Stone

Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview | Politics News | Rolling Stone: Assange recently spoke to someone he calls a Western "intelligence source," and he asked the official about his fate. Will he ever be a free man again, allowed to return to his native Australia, to come and go as he pleases? "He told me I was fucked," Assange says.

Why South Carolina's Values Are Not America's Values | AlterNet

Why South Carolina's Values Are Not America's Values | AlterNet: I'm sure there are many wonderful people in South Carolina fighting the good fight, trying to turn their home state around and move away from the shameful legacy of South Carolina values. But in democracy, majority rules. And the majority of South Carolinians have made it clear exactly what those values are.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

OpEdNews - Article: The FBI and Federal Prosecutors Say My Journalism Is "Extremist"

OpEdNews - Article: The FBI and Federal Prosecutors Say My Journalism Is "Extremist": If there has been one theme running through all of my work, through every blog post and book chapter and speaking event, it is this: fear. Corporations and politicians are using post-9/11 fears of terrorism to push their political agenda. Fear is being manufactured and manipulated by people in power in order to make people think twice about using their rights.

Dear Andrew Sullivan: Why Focus on Obama's Dumbest Critics? - The Atlantic

Dear Andrew Sullivan: Why Focus on Obama's Dumbest Critics? - The Atlantic

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Ahmedinejad Visits Latin America, Washington Implores and Seethes | OilPrice.com | Safehaven.com

Ahmedinejad Visits Latin America, Washington Implores and Seethes | OilPrice.com | Safehaven.com: Nuland said that, because of its civilian nuclear energy program, which both Washington and Tel Aviv believe masks a covert nuclear program despite persistent denials by Tehran, Iran should have no friends and that "We are making absolutely clear to countries around the world that now is not the time to be deepening ties, not security ties, not economic ties, with Iran."