Saturday, March 10, 2012
FAIR Blog » Blog Archive » Satellite Intelligence: Iran 2012, Iraq 2003: The big news today looks and sounds familiar. Here's USA Today (3/8/12):
65-year-old California 'milk man' subjected to extreme torture, hypothermia, raw sewage in LA County jail
65-year-old California 'milk man' subjected to extreme torture, hypothermia, raw sewage in LA County jail: NaturalNews exclusive report, please credit with link. NaturalNews can now report that 65-year-old senior citizen James Stewart, a raw milk farmer with no criminal history, was nearly tortured to death in the LA County jail this past week. He survived a "week of torturous Hell" at the hands of LA County jail keepers who subjected him to starvation, sleep deprivation, hypothermia, loss of blood circulation to extremities, verbal intimidation, involuntary medical testing and even subjected him to over 30 hours of raw biological sewage filth containing dangerous pathogens.
Some newspapers won't be running next week's "Doonesbury" strips | JIMROMENESKO.COMA Romenesko reader emails: “Next week’s ‘Doonesbury’ cartoons, on the Texas anti-abortion/mandatory ultrasound law, may cause some newspapers to use “Flashbacks” instead of the live cartoons.”
Debunking Anti-Iran Propaganda: The Myth of the "New Holocaust": In a pattern of propaganda now well-established in the mainstream media, fear-mongering against Iran is reaching an all-time peak. A case in point includes ongoing accusations that Iran is in violation of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, despite statements to the contrary from U.S. Defence Secretary Leon Panetta as well as a number of American intelligence officials
Friday, March 9, 2012
America gone stupid over Iran > Americas > Redress Information & Analysis: Lawrence Davidson argues that, as with the war on Iraq in 2003, the USA is drifting towards aggression against Iran propelled not by evidence that Iran is working on a nuclear weapons programme, but by the lies and obsessions of a foreign state, Israel, and its American stooges.
We Are Fighting Islamism From Ignorance, As We Did The Cold War: The brainwashing was ubiquitous. No book, no argument, no evidence could dissuade any British cabinet from the belief that only a giant defensive armoury stood between it and a communist takeover, and now stands against an Islamist Armageddon. Hence the need to keep nuclear-armed submarines at sea, somehow to deter an unnamed "terrorist state". Likewise, five of the original six Republican candidates for US president recently called for war with Iran for "posing a threat to the American people". What threat?
TSA Threatens MSM Reporters Over Coverage Of Body Scanner Story - 12160: Two mainstream media reporters have revealed that the TSA has “strongly cautioned” them not to cover the story of an engineer revealing major flaws in the agency’s $1 billion dollar body scanner program.
OpEdNews - Article: The 'Kony 2012' Delusion: In short, forget about 'Kony 2012'. If you really want to make this world a better place, let's start 'Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Obama etc., 2012'. Let's make them famous for their massive war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan, for the murder of up to 2 million Iraqi and Afghan civilians, and for the the children who continue, to this day, to be blown to pieces by US soldiers and US 'drone' aircraft under the Imperial war of aggression known as the 'war on terror'.
Invisible Children "Kony 2012" Leader Suggests It's About Jesus and Evangelizing | | AlterNet: So far few have noticed the decidedly evangelical ties of Invisible Children. But that's not surprising: Judging from the organization's website and promotional material, Invisible Children would seem to be non-religious, purely devoted to the health and well-being of children in Northern Uganda and the surrounding region, to "ending genocide", and to capturing Joseph Kony.
Thursday, March 8, 2012
CNN Attempts to Counter Scandal Over “Syria Danny” Propaganda - BlackListedNews.com: Anderson Cooper attempted, and miserably failed, to mitigate the damage from the discovery that one of the poster boys for foreign intervention in Syria was manufacturing complete propaganda for Western consumption.
Horror Of US Depleted Uranium In Iraq Threatens World: "I'm horrified. The people out there - the Iraqis, the media and the troops - risk the most appalling ill health. And the radiation from depleted uranium can travel literally anywhere. It's going to destroy the lives of thousands of children, all over the world. We all know how far radiation can travel. Radiation from Chernobyl reached Wales and in Britain you sometimes get red dust from the Sahara on your car."
3 Problems With the Viral Film "Kony 2012" | AlterNet: Many people have pointed out that the film, while a great consciousness-raiser, also plays into problematic imperialistic attitudes about Africa. As Peter Bradshaw wrote at the Guardian, the film "could be seen as insufferably condescending, a way of making US college kids feel good about themselves
Robert Scheer: Dennis Kucinich: Conscience of the Congress - Robert Scheer's Columns - Truthdig: He has been a national symbol of resistance to excessive government power and waste. He also has been a champion of social justice. His has been a rare voice, and one way or another it must continue to be heard.
OpEdNews - Article: Get Your Goddamn Religion Outta My State: "All beliefs are barriers to the truth"
Health care in this country is hailed by conservative boosters as "the best medical system in the world." It certainly is themost expensive, most profitable, and most complicated system in the world, leaving millions of Americans in shock. None of the people who wrote to me had anything positive to say about the U.S. health system. Below are some of the responses to my article. (Several of the senders requested that their real names not be used).
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Undersea Internet Cables Cut AGAIN! -- Puppet Masters -- Sott.net: A series of bizarre coincidences has left several African countries experiencing significantly reduced Internet traffic. The Register reported 28 February that an undersea cable was cut off the coast of Kenya on 25 February, severely reducing Internet traffic along the Eastern side of the African continent. The East African Marine Systems (TEAMS) cable pipes Internet and telecommunications from its landing points in Fujairah in the UAE to Mombasa, Kenya.
TSA forces new mom to pump milk out of her breasts in public restroom before boarding the plane: The latest example of all this involves a Hawaiian mother who recently attempted to board an airplane in Lihue, Hawaii. She was carrying a breast pump and several empty bottles to hold her breast milk later on.
The Angry Arab News Service » Aljazeera-leaks: his is rather explosive. You know how low Aljazeera has sunk when Syrian regime TV stations have a field day with the shoddy journalism and fabrication procedures of Aljazeera. It seems that people inside Aljazeera have leaked raw footage and pre-air reports to someone in Syrian regime TV.