Nearly three years after the Icelandic economy imploded, the country appears to be recovering, and some believe its approach may offer a possible solution to Europe's debt problems.
Iceland does not seem like a country in the grip of a crisis.
On my first day the sun was shining brightly and out in Reykjavik's main shopping area the shops and boutiques, the cafes and restaurants were busy. Indeed, Reykjavik seemed pretty much like any other…Continue
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By Ralph Lopez
I recently engaged in a friendly but rather unsettling conversation with a man from Algeria who became visibly upset when I told him about NDAA, the new law allowing indefinite military detention of US citizens without charge or trial. He said he had come here to get away from that sort of thing, which had happened in his country and was fresh in his mind. His description of what happened in Algeria during its equivalent of Argentina's "Dirty War"…Continue
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“It would mean that we would bring the troops home,” Paul slowly said, smiling as he touted the economic benefit during a salute to veterans rally in Des Moines, Iowa.
Earlier in the day, Paul again questioned…Continue
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If your a fed on 12160, please notify your admin :)
DHS Creates Accounts Solely to Monitor Social NetworksContinue
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Born:1935, in Pittsburgh
Family:Married, five children
Education:B.A., GettysburgCollege, M.D., Duke University
Early career: Physician, U.S. Air Force, 1963-68; obstetrician…
An internal CIA investigation found nothing improper with the agency's partnership with police…Continue
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Aaron Dykes and Alex Jones
December 21, 2011
Jonathan Turley talked about his recent Washington Post piece looking at the issues of surveillance and privacy and U.S. citizens' loss of privacy protections. He responded to telephone calls and electronic…Continue
A strange thing happened Wednesday morning on Capitol Hill.
As Rep. Stenny Hoyer…Continue
UPDATE: December 1, 2011; 10:00AM
Amid the tensions in Iran and the destruction of a second nuclear facility (which is detailed in the original story below), we find it necessary to present our readers with an update made available via The Daily Crux and Zero Hedge, in which Major General Zhang…Continue
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police had a plan to end an hour-long standoff with an unarmed Gulf War veteran: One officer would fire a non-lethal beanbag shell at the window of the man's Cadillac, and another officer would follow-up with pepper spray to force the man from the car.
But that plan went awry when another officer fired a military-style assault rifle into the car, killing 43-year-old…Continue
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IOWA CITY, Iowa – With two weeks remaining before Iowa kicks off the 2012 campaign with its first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses, the state Republican Party is taking steps to secure its electronic vote collection system after receiving a mysterious threat to its computers.
A video claiming to be from a collective of computer hackers has jolted party officials with a worst-case scenario: an Iowa caucus marred by…Continue
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A CIA secret weapon used for assassination shoots a small poison dart to cause a heart attack, as explained in Congressional testimony in the short video below. By educating ourselves and others on vitally important matters like this, we can build a brighter future for us all.
There seems to be many conspiracy theories going on involving the departure and banning of a former 12160 admin.
The simplest of facts is that this person has unauthorized access to 3000+ of our members' names and email addresses she took with her . We do not know who or what is going on with that list or whom else may have access to it. She used this list to start another network, with our members as her only source for recruitment.
With this list many…Continue
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