Secretive Copenhagen Treaty Creates Larcenous Global Government Tax
Lord Christopher Monckton warns that the secretive draft version of
the Copenhagen climate change treaty represents a global government
power grab on an "unimaginable scale," and mandates the creation
of 700 new bureaucracies as well as a colossal raft of new taxes including
2 percent levies on both GDP and every international financial transaction.
claims victory near in Afghanistan
Despite record-high violence and an increasing number of casualties,
US Defense Secretary Robert Gates says the war in Afghanistan is
moving in the right direction and towards success.
may drop public option
Democratic Senate negotiators struck a tentative agreement Tuesday
night to drop the controversial government-run insurance plan from
their overhaul of the health-care system, hoping to remove a last
major roadblock preventing the bill from moving to a final vote
in the chamber.
Air Force confirms ‘Beast of Kandahar’ drone
The US Air Force on Tuesday confirmed for the first time that it
is flying a stealth unmanned aircraft known as the “Beast
of Kandahar,” a drone spotted in photos and shrouded in secrecy.
Must Be Addressed: Rising Abject Poverty
While the mainstream media hypes bogus statistics and endless propaganda
about the economic “recovery,” and Wall Street pockets
billions in bonuses, abject poverty is rising while the government
dithers away trillions.