By Allen L Roland
The prince of peace, Barack Obama poses in occupied Afghanistan for his obligatory warrior photo ~ dressed in his bomber jacket which fully reveals the hypocrisy of his recent and deeply tainted… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 31, 2010 at 8:56pm —
Reprinted by permission 1978 Arizona Caucus Club
Congressman McFadden's Speech
On the Federal Reserve Corporation
Quotations from several speeches made on the Floor of the House of Representatives by the Honorable Louis T. McFadden of Pennsylvania. Mr. McFadden, due to his… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 30, 2010 at 12:10pm —
By Cynthia McKinney
From Cynthia McKinney
"They're White Just Like Us . . . "
March 16, 2010
"They're white just like us and the people they're killing . . . are Arabs."
This bit of erudition came, with a shrug of the shoulders, at the end of the first session of the newly-formed Russell Tribunal on Palestine. It was not a part of the official record because it was stated in the anteroom, just off the auditorium of the elegantly-appointed Barcelona… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 29, 2010 at 4:21pm —
By Nelson Hultberg
A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the voters discover that they can vote themselves largess from the public treasury. From that time on the majority always votes for the candidates promising… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 28, 2010 at 2:47pm —
By Derrick Crowe
March 27, 2010 "Rethink Afghanistan" --
Click on URL for video:
Q: Why would U.S. and allied forces in Afghanistan go out of their way to smear a journalist?
A: Because he told the truth about a night raid that killed Afghan civilians, including pregnant women.
Last week, I spoke with… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 27, 2010 at 3:06pm —
By David Cho
Washington Post Staff Writer
Saturday, March 27, 2010; A01
Among the banks that rule Wall Street, Citigroup got a bailout that was bigger than the rest. Now the company is about to pay a king's ransom for its federal rescue.
The Obama administration is making final preparations to sell its stake in the New York bank, according to industry and federal sources. At today's prices, the sale would net more than $8 billion, by far the largest… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 27, 2010 at 1:01pm —
.E.M. Ag Supply v. Pioneer Hi-Bred, 534 U.S. 124 (2001) granted large biotech corporations like Monsanto extensive patent protection over genetically modified seeds. This case was authored by Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, former General Counsel for Monsanto.
In Monsanto v. Geertson Seed Farms, No. 09-475, the U.S. Supreme Court will review an appellate court decision ruling that the USDA illegally approved Monsanto's GM sugar beets without determining whether organic… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 26, 2010 at 12:03am —
From the new album "Valleys of Neptune"
Lord I feel the ocean sway on me
washing away all my pains.
See where I, you saw me wounded,
Remember the scar ?
Now you cant see a thing ...
And I don't feel no pain, ohno
Singing about the Valley of Sunrise
Green and blue canyons… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 24, 2010 at 11:00pm —
The theory here, to force change through chaos, was among the most provocative of the 1960s.
by Richard A. Cloward and Frances Fox Piven
From the Monday, May 2, 1966 issue of The Nation
How can the poor be organized to press for relief from poverty? How can a broad-based movement be developed and the current disarray of activist forces be halted? These questions confront, and confound, activists today. It is our purpose to advance a strategy which affords the basis… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 24, 2010 at 6:10pm —
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Investigative reporter Allan Nairn recently broke a story of assassinations by the Indonesian military:
"According to senior Indonesian officials and police and details from government files, the U.S.-backed Indonesian armed forces (TNI), now due for fresh American aid, assassinated a series of civilian activists during 2009. The killings were part of a secret government program, authorized from Jakarta, and were coordinated in part by an active-duty,… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 24, 2010 at 4:30pm —
(From my friend, Cal)
March 23, 2010
The city of Cranston, R.I., used to operate a separate pension fund for hundreds of police and firefighters who contributed money from their paychecks to the fund. But instead of setting the money aside and investing it, the city spent it on operating expenses.
*Shortfall Threatens Illinois Pension System. If states could go bankrupt, Illinois might be the first.
One of the biggest issues is a huge… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 24, 2010 at 2:28pm —
PHYLLIS BENNIS, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.ips-dc.org/staff/phyllis
Bennis is a fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies. Her books include "Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Primer." Bennis said today: "Despite a campaign commitment to making a two-state solution real, which would require real pressure to make Israel comply with international law, the Obama administration's policy towards… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 23, 2010 at 4:04pm —
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 20, 2010 at 4:11pm —
In Monsanto v. Geertson Seed Farms, No. 09-475, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case which could have an enormous effect on the future of the American food industry. This is Monsanto's third appeal of the case, and if they win a favorable ruling from the high court, a deregulated Monsanto… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 19, 2010 at 10:12am —
Twisted Sister - Be Chrool to Your Scuel
WARNING: GRAPHIC SCENES
Alice Cooper is in this vid also.
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 19, 2010 at 9:31am —
by Norman Solomon
Not long ago, the most prominent supporters of the public option were touting it as essential for healthcare reform. Now, suddenly, it's incidental.
In fact, many who were lauding a public option as the key to a better healthcare future are now condemning just about anyone who insists that the absence of a public option makes… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 18, 2010 at 5:34pm —
by Renee Schoof
WASHINGTON - Many of America's coal-fired power plants lack widely available pollution controls for the highly toxic metal mercury, and mercury emissions recently increased at more than half of the country's 50 largest mercury-emitting power plants, according to a report Wednesday.
The nonpartisan Environmental Integrity Project reported that five of the 10 plants with the highest amount of mercury emitted are in Texas. Plants in… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 18, 2010 at 5:27pm —
I could not get this great song to post in the video section, so here it is: http://rmrangers.multiply.com/video/item/83
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 18, 2010 at 4:48pm —
WASHINGTON, March 17
WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The US Department of Justice has been formally asked to begin regulating the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) as the foreign agent of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs. A 392 page legal filing presented by a four person IRmep delegation in a two hour meeting with top officials of the Internal Security Section substantiated the following case for AIPAC's immediate… Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 17, 2010 at 11:25pm —
Some bad news for the Zionist?
LIVE STREAM: Robert Pape on Afghanistan And The Rise of Suicide Terrorism
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 16, 2010 at 2:43pm —