Friday, February 22, 2013

Rapid City, S.D.: The City Without Separation of Church and State | Alternet

Rapid City, S.D.: The City Without Separation of Church and State | Alternet: February 22, 2013 |



In South Dakota, city government officials are doubling down on their unconstitutional practice of beginning each city council meeting with a Christian prayer--despite objections from residents and the threat of a lawsuit.

Lance Armstrong: The Real Face Of America?

Lance Armstrong: The Real Face Of America?

"Lance Armstrong is just a smaller version of the power-crazed American Government. Armstrong poured chemicals into his body, not caring about what they were doing to him as long as he stood on the winner’s dais. America kills and destroys with bombs and sanctions without caring about the actual or latent damage it is causing to the world and millions of innocent people: men, women, kids."

Zero Dark Thirty | Osama bin Laden Killed in Pakistan

Zero Dark Thirty | Osama bin Laden Killed in Pakistan: Zero Dark Thirty fails to challenge the practice of torturing detainees.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

US Supreme Court slams door in 9/11 widow’s face

US Supreme Court slams door in 9/11 widow’s face: February 19, 2013 "Information Clearing House" - On Tuesday, February 19, 2013, the United States Supreme Court slammed its door in the face of the last 9/11 family member seeking justice through the American legal system.

Corporations Write Our Laws and Profit From Our Misery

Corporations Write Our Laws and Profit From Our Misery: Marela, an undocumented immigrant in her 40s, stood outside the Elizabeth Detention Center in Elizabeth, N.J., on a chilly afternoon last week. She was there with a group of protesters who appear at the facility's gates every year on Ash Wednesday to decry the nation's immigration policy and conditions inside the center. She was there, she said, because of her friend Evelyn Obey.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

The Moral Decoding of 9-11: Beyond the U.S. Criminal State, The Grand Plan for a New World Order | Global Research

The Moral Decoding of 9-11: Beyond the U.S. Criminal State, The Grand Plan for a New World Order | Global Research: We bring to the consideration of our readers this incisive and carefully formulated analysis by Canada’s renowned philosopher Professor John McMurtry.

Glenn Greenwald: How Can Anyone Still Believe That America Is the Greatest Country on Earth? | Alternet

Glenn Greenwald: How Can Anyone Still Believe That America Is the Greatest Country on Earth? | Alternet: "Do people who wave the Greatest Country in All of Human History flag engage that thought process at all? I'm asking this genuinely. Given the sheer improbability that it is true, do they search for more likely explanations for why they believe this?"

Which Countries Helped the CIA With Their Dirty Torture Work and Which Didn't? | Alternet

Which Countries Helped the CIA With Their Dirty Torture Work and Which Didn't? | Alternet: he map tells the story. To illustrate a damning new report, “Globalizing Torture: CIA Secret Detentions and Extraordinary Rendition,” recently published by the Open Society Institute, the Washington Post put together an equally damning graphic: it’s soaked in red, as if with blood, showing that in the years after 9/11, the CIA turned just about the whole world into a gulag archipelago.

OpEdNews - Article: Revenge of the BoP: OpEdNews Censored in Two Federal Prisons

OpEdNews - Article: Revenge of the BoP: OpEdNews Censored in Two Federal Prisons

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