G20 protests: Riot police, or rioting police?
At the G20 protests in London only one group appears to be looking for violent confrontation – and it's not the protesters
The trouble-makers are out in force again. Dressed in black, their faces partly obscured, some of them appear to be interested only in violent confrontation. It's almost as if they are deliberately raising the temperature, pushing and pushing until a fight kicks off. But this isn't some disorganised rabble:… Continue
Added by Rufus on April 2, 2009 at 6:45am —
By Colin Clark
President Barack Obama is expected to approve a new constellation of highly classified multi-billion dollar spy satellites in the next few days, injecting a major new expenditure into the Defense Department budget that was not planned when the administration began its budget deliberations.
The debate between the intelligence community and the military over this system… Continue
Added by C on April 1, 2009 at 10:21pm —
It was 6:30 am. I was asleep. The dog wanted out anyway… AND she was showing off her legs in the process.
Mostly by stepping on my head, but that’s beside the point. The licking and yipping in my ear was pure bonus, as far as she was concerned.
I had no choice, right?
So got up and wandered to the patio door. It was a fresh new dawn outside, just first-light. The birds were chirping, the squirrels were gamboling around on the lawn and fences...
No problem,… Continue
Added by pat donovan on April 1, 2009 at 9:52pm —
I work hard so that my children can eat;
Due to the economic crisis I have to worry about where they will sleep;
We've been dealt a bad hand, and all our government can think about is a new bail out plan;
You want to stimulate the economy with money that does not exist, this country is already in massive debt but still they insist;
I work hard so that I can some day retire and reap the fruits of my labor, but now I'm told to put on the shackles and chains;
I'll be… Continue
Added by berniel irizarry on April 1, 2009 at 7:06pm —
Hey freedom friends,
My lap top crashed so I havent been online much. I miss you guys, don't forget about me : )
Added by Andrea aka Thought Criminal on April 1, 2009 at 7:01pm —
Tomorrow, the 2nd April 2009 will see representatives of the financial controllers of the world meet in London for the G-20 Summit. These representatives of Global Usury hide behind the façade of democracy, but the proof of how ‘democratic’ they are can be seen in the security measures they have put in place to keep the enraged public at bay.
The British Police,… Continue
Added by Rufus on April 1, 2009 at 3:30pm —
Three new species of bacteria, which are not found on Earth and which are highly resistant to ultra-violet radiation, have been discovered in the upper stratosphere by Indian scientists
. One of the new species has been named as Janibacter hoylei, after the Distinguished Astrophysicist Fred Hoyle, the second as Bacillus isronensis recognising the contribution of ISRO in the balloon experiments which led to its discovery and the third… Continue
Added by C on April 1, 2009 at 2:18pm —
Source: Michael J. Plewa
URBANA - Although perhaps the greatest public health achievement of the 20th century was the disinfection of water, a recent study now shows that the chemicals used to purify the water we drink and use in swimming pools react with organic material in the water yielding toxic consequences.
University of Illinois geneticist Michael Plewa said that… Continue
Added by C on April 1, 2009 at 1:30pm —
Big Brother wants to smell your fear
Stephen C. Webster
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
If you know someone who’s not yet been taken aback by the ever growing police surveillance complex, show ‘em this.
From the Sunday Times:
LAW enforcement agencies are seeking scientists to develop an artificial nose that can detect the smell of fear as terrorists pass through security at airports.
The US Department of Homeland… Continue
Added by truth on April 1, 2009 at 12:30pm —
Quote of the Day: "I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of the dangers to be feared." -- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), Source: letter to William Plumer, July 21, 1816
Subject: Oops! The real number may be $101 trillion, plus a bunch of other stuff
Somewhere in the blizzard of budget numbers and grand spending plans flooding out of Washington, we missed last spring's report from the Social Security… Continue
Added by Jim Neubacher on April 1, 2009 at 12:24pm —
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Added by Harry Thomas on March 31, 2009 at 10:00pm —
“In awe of her” ( Clinton on Sanger/Planned Parenthhood & "Our Lady of Guadalupe")
California Catholic Daily ^ | March 30, 2009 | staff
Posted on Monday, March 30, 2009 5:56:31 AM by kellynla
A day before receiving the Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s highest honor – the “Margaret Sanger Award” – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton paid a visit to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe… Continue
Added by fireguy on March 31, 2009 at 9:39pm —
I recieved an email from my eldest daughter's school today, stating they were going to take her fingerprints for a new biometric print reader they're introducing into the canteen.
They weren't asking for permission, just that they were going to do it in the near future!
i have sent an email back stating that I do NOT give my permission for this to happen!
Added by Mr Heebie Jeebie on March 31, 2009 at 7:36pm —
In light of the Obama administrations recent push for regulatory reforms to monitor the entire economy for risk and seize firms in cases where they pose a risk to the entire economy its necessary to examine the record of the past performance of the cabinet members.
Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner has asked the congress to pass measures that would in summary,
* Give the Federal Reserve or another agency broad authority to oversee the entire economy for signs of… Continue
Added by Jamie on March 31, 2009 at 2:30pm —
Sounds impossible ... No way in America?
A look at what is happening:
Gov. Schwarzenegger Takes Action to Address California’s Water ShortageProclaims State of Emergency, Directs Government to Utilize Resources, Help People
To combat California’s third consecutive year of drought, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today proclaimed a state of emergency and ordered immediate action to manage the crisis. In the proclamation, the Governor uses his authority to direct… Continue
Added by Jim Neubacher on March 31, 2009 at 2:19pm —
On Thursday the 2nd of April, the G20 are holding a summit in Great Britain. The G20’s own website (http://www.g20.org/
) states that the Summit of the global financial elite (or at least their visible stooges) will focus on
“driving forward work between advanced and emerging economies to tackle the international… Continue
Added by Rufus on March 31, 2009 at 11:26am —
Rabbis in the Israeli army told battlefield troops in January's Gaza offensive that they were fighting a 'religious war' against gentiles, it has been revealed.
An army commander wrote of the shocking command in an Israeli newspaper today - one day after it emerged that Israeli soldiers were told they could kill innocent civilians during the war.
'Their message was very clear: we are the Jewish people, we came to this land by a miracle, God brought us back to this land and… Continue
Added by Rufus on March 31, 2009 at 7:47am —
In the name of God, the Merciful, the Mercy-giving.
"And among the Believers are men who are true to that which they pledged to God. Some of them have fulfilled their pledge by death and some of them still are waiting and they have not altered in the least. That God may reward the true men for their truth and punish the hypocrites if He will, or relent towards them, for God is forgiving, merciful. And God repulsed the infidels for their wrath. They gained no good. God averted their… Continue
Added by Rufus on March 31, 2009 at 7:07am —
The Department of Homeland Security and police forces label anyone who they disagree with - or who disagrees with their policies - as "terrorists".
Don't believe me?
Well, according to a law school professor, pursuant to the Military Commissions Act, "Anyone who ... speaks out against the government's policies could be declared an 'unlawful enemy combatant' and imprisoned indefinitely. That includes American citizens."
And according to an FBI memo, peace… Continue
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Added by truth on March 30, 2009 at 10:30pm —