On September 24, Jason Ditz reported on Antiwar.com that "the FBI is confirming that this morning they began a number of raids against the homes of antiwar activists in Illinois, Minneapolis, Michigan, and North Carolina, claiming that they are ‘seeking evidence relating to activities concerning the material support of… Continue
Added by truth on September 25, 2010 at 10:44pm —
The anti-terrorism bulletin, which was recently leaked by a whistleblower in the state’s Homeland Security Office, listed municipal zoning hearings on natural gas drilling and a screening of the documentary “Gasland” as places of interest, where anti-drilling activists would attend.
Also, an anti-BP candlelight vigil, a gay and lesbian festival and other peaceful gatherings were listed as potential action events, according to the Associated Press.
Strikes crippled French transport and public services yesterday as around two million people took to the streets in the second mass protest this month against pension reform.
Despite the threat of more strikes next month, President Nicolas Sarkozy is convinced that mainstream French unions do not have the stomach for the kind of rolling protests that forced previous governments to scrap social reforms in 1995 and…Continue
Added by truth on September 24, 2010 at 9:00am —
A radio talk-show host urged his listeners Wednesday to search the Internet for two specific phrases in order to get those terms into Google's closely watched Google Trends list and promote a blog post implying President Obama will invite a terrorist attack on the U.S. to boost his popularity.
Censored Gulf alert: Entire La. communities where they're vomiting blood
The inhumanity of the petrochemical-military-industrial-complex (PMIC) Gulf operation, warfare on Americans using its dispersant chemical weapon of mass destruction manufactured in the United States, becomes more apparent each passing day. One of the latest reports is that there are entire Louisiana communities where people are bleeding internally.
In a Dahr Jamail Interview by Intel Hub Radio on… Continue
With the departure of the Bush Administration and the arrival of an era of transparency, opportunities are arising for the disclosure of new information that may shed more light on the events that took place before and after 9/11/2001. Dramatically narrated by Daniel Sunjata of FX s Rescue Me, and an outspoken advocate for the First Responders, Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup first examines mysterious and infamous events that reshaped world history from…Continue
BRUSSELS — Hundreds of sex abuse victims have come forward in Belgium with harrowing accounts of molestation by Catholic clergy that reportedly led to at least 13 suicides and affected children as young as two, an independent Belgian commission said Friday.
Professor Peter Adriaenssens, chairman of the commission, said the abuse in Belgium may have been even more rampant than the 200-page report suggests, because his panel's work was… Continue
Added by truth on September 10, 2010 at 4:57pm —
The highly skilled Federale Machete is hired by some unsavory types to assassinate a senator. But just as he’s about to take the shot, he notices someone aiming at him and realizes he’s been set up. He barely survives the sniper’s bullet, and is soon out for revenge on his former employers, with the reluctant assistance of his old friend Cheech Marin, who has become a priest and taken a…
While you may consider to enter into business agreement with a chosen one, know he/she can breach the contract within a year.They believe contract with a cattle can be annulled after certain prayer at synagogue.…See More
"Too bad this experience probably won't keep her from spouting out the same privilege crap again to somebody else. I bet those extra points for being a woman of color helped her get into Harvard Law School. Just saying."
"The marchers "focused their attention towards championing progressive policies and making certain their work was inclusive and represented all people." (All people means all progressive women and their allies.)
I feel so…"
We've been told that robots will soon replace many low skill workers who do repetitive work but thanks to a technological breakthrough by Raytheon just flipping burgers isn't all they'll be doing. While AI is all the rage it simply doesn't work for…See More