Yearly Archives: 2008

US News Media’s Latest...

US News Media’s Latest Disgrace Robert Parry – 2008-04-21 IT’S NEWS TO US DEPT. Here’s a mainstream news reporter who is telling it like it is. Until some way can be found to revitalize an honest and investigative news media … Continue reading

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Paranoid Fantasies About Sept...

Paranoid Fantasies About Sept 11 Distract From the Real Issues Gerard Holmgren – 2008-04-20 PUT AN END TO CONSPIRACY THEORIES DEPT. In the spirit of reconciliation with the words of President George W. Bush, who has asked us to put … Continue reading

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Anything that grows ‘can...

Anything that grows ‘can convert into oil’ Joe Kovacs – 2008-04-19 NOW YOU SEE IT, NOW YOU DON’T DEPT. Here’s another story you will want to print out and stick back in a drawer. Because as soon as the Big … Continue reading

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Hey, Tibet’s been part of...

Hey, Tibet’s been part of China for 700 years plus! Jerry Mazza – 2008-04-09 THE OTHER SIDE OF THINGS DEPT. When watching the news about the conflict occurring between China and Tibet, it might do well to reread this background … Continue reading

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Lawmakers heavily invested in...

Lawmakers heavily invested in defense Anne Flaherty – 2008-04-03 CONFLICT OF INTEREST IN WAR DEPT. Forget talk of weapons of mass destruction, freedom and democracy and national security. In a nation where government power is commingled with corporate power (the … Continue reading

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Disturbing Mukasey Revelation...

Disturbing Mukasey Revelation to Justify Warrantless Wiretapping in US Whitley Strieber – 2008-04-03 WHO KNEW WHAT AND WHEN DEPT. Disturbing Mukasey Revelation to Justify Warrantless Wiretapping in US by Whitley Strieber www.UnknownCountry.com Attorney General Michael Mukasey made a speech at … Continue reading

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Secret DOJ Memo Says Fourth...

Secret DOJ Memo Says Fourth Amendment Has “No Application” After 9/11 Steve Watson – 2008-04-03 WAVE BYE-BYE TO THE CONSTITUTION DEPT. So, you still believe that you live under the protection of the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution of the … Continue reading

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A Lie or Terrifying Negligence...

A Lie or Terrifying Negligence: Why Won’t Journalists Demand an Answer? Dan Gillmor – 2008-04-03 IT’S NEWS TO US DEPT. One further episode in the sorry track record of the lapdog corporate mass media. Jim A Lie or Terrifying Negligence: … Continue reading

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John McCain: The Manchurian...

John McCain: The Manchurian Candidate connection Ted Sampley – 2008-04-02 WHOSE FINGER IS ON THE BUTTON DEPT. When his own Vietnam Vet comrades caution against the supposed Republican presidential candidate John McCain, perhaps we’d all better take a long hard … Continue reading

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Hades Confirms: Hank Paulson...

SATIRE WITH A BITE OF REALITY DEPT. Hades Confirms: Hank Paulson Works for the Devil by Charles Hugh Smith March 31, 2008 I was preparing to write a nuanced, subtle analysis of the U.S. financial system’s regulatory failures and the … Continue reading

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