Jan 162012
 
The Real Deal RE: Urinating on Taliban

This post came from a blog by Rob Delaney. It just stuck a chord with me as sort of an inconvenient truth but truth non-the-less. I leave it to you to decide: By Rob Delaney People are understandably upset after video emerged of what appears to be U.S. Marines urinating on Afghan corpses. If they’re [Read More…]

Jan 122012
 

It is the 10th anniversary of the opening of the prison at Guantánamo. It represents one of the darkest events in American history. In order for Guantánamo to exist required a complete moral, ethical and legal breakdown of our system of government which is supposed to be based on the rule of law. Democracy Now! [Read More…]

Voting 2012

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Jan 082012
 

I have often taken a stand at Firedoglake, on this website, my facebook page, and twitter against the corporate state in general and against specific morally bankrupt ideas that have been advanced. I even considered voting for Ron Paul because of his policy goals of ending the never-ending wars (including the war on drugs) and [Read More…]

SOPA Coverage

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Jan 082012
 

A Media Matters study as reported by Cenk Uygur of The Young Turks said that the major networks, including ABC, CBS, NBC, MSNBC, Fox, and CNN have reported on the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) exactly one time. Combined. One might have expected that such a controversial bill with so much active opposition would warrant [Read More…]